Apply to Big Backyard

BBY is currently full for the 2022-23 school year and accepting applications for the 2023-2024 school year.

If you would like to submit an application, please follow these steps:

  1.  Complete this Form 
  2. Mail a check with the $40 non-refundable application fee and the child’s name in memo-line to:
      The Big Backyard
      240 E. Gowen Avenue
      Philadelphia, PA 19119
  3.  Applications will not be considered valid until payment is received, at which time you will receive an email letting you know that we have received both the online form & your payment, and have begun processing submissions.
  4.  You can expect to hear back about acceptance status in late January or early February, 2022.