Academic Awards / Homework Assistance

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MYBA Homework/Study Assistance Program


Who:             Any participant registered in Massillon Youth Basketball League

What:            Homework/Study Assistance

When:           ** See Below **

Where:         WHS


Concept: To offer homework/study assistance to students in grades 3-6 and offer reading/writing assistance to students 1-2 grade. We want students to understand that academics come first and that playing the game of basketball is a privilege. 


Tutors will be WHS Juniors & Seniors in our Teaching Professions Program, NTHS or NHS. Basketball staff will also be present to assist. 


**In order to participate in the program you must email us at to set up a time/date to meet with our tutors**


**This is a FREE program**

Academic Excellence Award

For the 5th year in a row we will offer Academic Excellence Certificates to participants in our youth basketball league.

Students that have good grades and demonstrate good behavior will receive a certificate at the End of Year Coaches Game / Pizza Party.


In order to participate in the program parents must submit a copy of student’s 2nd quarter report card no later than Friday January 24, 2020. Report cards must be scanned and emailed to  


Please block out personal information (leave students name) before sending in report card. 

Report cards received after January 24 will not be considered.  


All students that receive a certificate will be entered in a drawing to receive prizes for their academic excellence. We will offer 3-5 prizes per grade group listed below.

1-2 Grade                 3-4 Grade                 5-6 Grade

Drawing will take place at half-time of the Coaches Game on Saturday February 2, 2019. WINNER MUST BE PRESENT


In order to receive any prizes winner must be present at Coaches Game / Pizza Party. If winner is not present we will re-draw names.