Young Adult Borough Center


The Staten Island Young Adult Borough Center at Tottenville High School is a transfer program for over-age, under-credited students who have spent four years in high school but have fallen behind in earning credits. This program affords students the opportunity to progress toward earning a high school diploma.


The criterion for admission to YABC is as follows:

Students must be entering their 5th year of high school

Students must be 17 ½ years of age or older at the time of admission

 Students must show 17 completed credits on their transcript

Student Registration Forms (Downloadable Y1 & Y2 Form to be filed out by Guidance Counselor) YABC Y1 Y2 Form.pdf 


At SIYABC our classroom hours are 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM Mondays through Thursdays. Students are able to earn up to 8 credits per semester. In addition we are a Learning-to-Work site enabling students to be placed in a paid job internship.


Our Mission Statement

The Staten Island Young Adult Borough Center will provide a supportive, challenging and nurturing educational environment that will enable students to achieve academically and succeed in reaching their goals.


The school community is dedicated to providing a comprehensive academic environment that raises standards, supports academic activities, provides creative experiences and develops positive citizenship qualities.


If you have any questions, please call 718-668-8800 ext. 22081


Resources for YABC Students

Link to iLearn:

Link to NYS Regents Prep: