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Stamford Peace Basketball Programs

The "Original" Peace AAU Program

Our elite-level AAU basketball program, with teams for boys and girls in the 3rd through 11th grades.  Tryout based, teams are both competitive and very selective.  Each team plays between 5-12 tournaments per season (depending upon grade and level of play) throughout the Northeast region and elsewhere.  Tryouts for our AAU teams take place towards the end of the winter season.

Go to our AAU page.

Stamford Peace Boys Basketball League

 The Stamford Peace Boys Basketball League, a local winter developmental league (available without regard to basketball ability or experience) for Stamford elementary and middle school boys. This league generally runs from mid-November through early March. Teams practice one weekday per week, followed by an either Saturday or Sunday game. Every team earns a berth in a single-elimination playoff/championship tournament.

Go to our League page.

Camps, Classes and Clinics

PEACE programs offer year round camps, classes and clinics for children ages 6-14, without regard to their basketball ability or past experience. Highly structural, we offer school break camps, weekly sessions and clinics. Full sessions and flexible drop in options are usually available.

Go to our Camps and Clinics page or our Summer Camp page.

Summer League @ Scalzi

The Stamford Peace Boys Outdoor Summer League, in partnership with Stamford Recreation is a outdoor summer league (available without regard to basketball ability or experience) for Stamford middle school boys and high school boys.  This league runs from the July timeframe through mid-August. All teams have 2 games games per weekend and concludes with a two day-single tournament.

Go to our Summer League page.

Private Training

Private basketball skills training for individuals or small groups is available for serious student-athletes.  These private sessions focus in on specific areas needing improvement. Tailored to the individual needs of the athlete, these lessons can focus on ball handling, shooting form and accuracy, footwork and balance, post or perimeter scoring moves, defensive principles, and strength and conditioning. Personal basketball coaching can also help boost overall hoops IQ, confidence and aggressiveness. 

Email us about Private Training.

Competitive Open Gyms

Throughout the late summer and fall months we hold open gym sessions to provide our players and prospective players an opportunity to engage in controlled, competitive game play against other high level players. These open gyms allow players to experiment with new skills. Positions players to raise their basketball IQ without the assistance of direct coaching. These open gyms are invite only. 

Beyond Limits Academic Program

Through our Beyond Limits Academic Program, we aspire to assure that students in our area, especially those from families eligible to receive to receive free and reduced-price school lunch, have access to high-quality and affordable peer tutoring, informal mentoring and enrichment activities, as well as advocacy supports to help them resolve academic and institutional challenges.  Beyond Limits provides high-quality peer-to-peer academic tutoring primarily in math and science (with some writing labs); enrichment activities; academic advocacy; and informal mentoring. In addition to our core tutoring supports, our enrichment programming includes computer coding classes; a financial literacy series; writing workshops; college entrance exam workshops; time management and organizational skills workshops; and other offerings. We also continue to increase our summer programming, including ongoing academic tutoring; 1-week middle school and high school preparatory academies designed to help orient Stamford Public School incoming 6th and 9th graders; and our new Summer Math Academies. In the course of our activities, we actively partner with parents, teachers and administrators as important shared advocates for our students.

Go to the Beyond Limits website.