Teen Center

The City of Hyattsville Teen Center offers free programs for teenagers in our community to connect out of school. Get a free membership and register for our programs here! For a step-by-step guide on membership and registration, click here

Welcome Back!

The Teen Center is finally back open for in-person programming. Current and interested students and families are invited to our Welcome Back party on Wednesday, September 15, from 5 PM to 7 PM at the Teen Center, 3911 Hamilton Street. The Center opens officially for in-person programming on Monday, September 20!

Location and  Hours

The Hyattsville Teen Center is located at 3911 Hamilton Street in Driskell Park


  • Every Monday - Thursday  3:30 - 8 PM 
  • Fridays: September 24, October 8 & 29, November 12 & 19 and December 10 


The Teen Center offers a holistic drop-in, out-of-school-time experience that connects Hyattsville-area students, grades 6 - 12, with resources they need both in and out of school - all while having fun! Programs include: 

  • Civic Engagement and Leadership Development
  • College and Career Readiness
  • Extracurriculars and Recreation
  • Field Trips and Summer Excursions
  • Health and Wellness
  • Tutoring and Mentoring Offered Provided by Northstar Tutoring

How to Join

Students grades 6 -12 that live within the City of Hyattsville or attend one of the following schools can join the Hyattsville Teen Center:

Eligible Schools

  • Chelsea School
  • DeMatha Catholic High School
  • Hyattsville Middle School
  • Nicholas Orem Middle School
  • Northwestern High School
  • Rosa L. Parks Elementary
  • St. Jerome Academy

Note About Transportation: The Teen Center is accessible by local public transportation. We also provide free transportation from Rosa Parks Elementary, Hyattsville Middle, Nicholas Orem Middle, and Northwestern High, as well as free transportation to students’ homes (the address listed on their registration forms) at the end of each day’s program. This requires a signed transportation waiver.


Registration forms and transportation waivers are available here. Completed forms can be emailed to sporter@hyattsville.org or turned in by person at the Teen Center. Have additional questions? Contact our staff coordinators!


Tutoring and mentoring services for students in grades 4-12 are also offered in person at the Teen Center and online on Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays, 6:30 - 8 p.m. To register, please complete an application by registering here on RecDesk.

Please note a if registering for tutoring you must also complete register for a teen center membership.

  1. Saarah Abdul-Rauf

    Youth Programs Supervisor
    Phone: (301) 985-5065

  2. John Johnson

    Youth Services Coordinator
    Phone: (301) 388-5946

  3. Sean Porter

    Youth Programs Coordinator
    Phone: (240) 487-1718

  4. Veronica Rivera-Negrón (Hablo español)

    Youth Programs Coordinator
    Phone: (240) 487-1703