After School Program

We are pleased to offer the option for K-8 students to enroll in the after school program and enrichment activities. The program provides care, homework assistance and optional activities for Lower & Middle School students from the time classes dismiss until 6 p.m.

The After School Program begins on the first day of school. Enrichment Activities begin the week of Monday, September 9. 

Enrollment Options

Option 1: After School Care - Full Program

Provides enrollment in the program plus participation in Choice Time and in the age appropriate enrichment activity each day at no additional charge. (See activity descriptions and schedule below). Includes afternoon snack. This option is $4,000 for the full year or $2,500 for one semester only. Click here to enroll.

Option 2: After School Care - Three Days Per Week

Provides enrollment in the program on the 3 days you need each week, plus participation in Choice Time and in the age appropriate enrichment activity each day at no additional charge. (See activity descriptions and schedule below). Includes afternoon snack. This option is $2,600 for the full year or $1,500 for one semester only. Click here to enroll.

Activities Only

Students are welcome to enroll in only specific activities each semester. See the activity schedule below for schedule, pricing and enrollment. Activities begin the week of Monday, September 9.

Daily Enrollment

Students who may need after school care on an as-needed basis would enroll on a daily basis. Students signed up for just the day participate in choice time (see activity description below). Please call the school office at 718-833-9090 to confirm enrollment for the specific day. Daily enrollment is $30 per day.

Schedule & Activity Descriptions

Schedule: Fall 2019

Mondays
3pm - 4pm: Dance (Gr. K-2)
3pm - 4pm: Karate (Gr. 5-8)
3pm - 6pm: Choice Time (All Grades)

Tuesdays
3pm - 4pm: Soccer/Rugby Clinic (Gr. K-3)
3pm - 6pm: Choice Time (All Grades)

Wednesdays
3pm - 4pm: Karate (Gr. 2-4)
3pm - 4pm: Karate (Gr. 5-8)
3pm - 6pm: Choice Time (All Grades)

Thursdays
3pm - 4pm: Arts & Crafts (Gr. K-3)
3pm - 4pm: Chess (Gr. 1-6)
3pm - 6pm: Choice Time (All Grades)

Fridays
3pm - 4pm: Yoga (Gr. K-4)
3pm - 4pm: Basketball Clinic (Gr. 5-6)
3pm - 6pm: Choice Time (All Grades)

Arts & Crafts (Gr. K-3) Enrollment Information

Thursdays 3pm - 4pm

Taught by Libby, our Kindergarten teacher, this class offers a fun environment to help your child's creativity grow. Your child will learn to have fun with art while practicing the basic elements of art, including various types of artistic styles. We will draw, paint, and sometimes sew. We will use pencils, watercolors, acrylics, markers, paints, and a lot of glue. Click here to enroll.

Basketball Clinic (Gr. 5-6) Enrollment Information

Fridays 3pm - 4pm

Basketball Clinic offers beginners the opportunity to learn the basics of basketball while giving seasoned players the chance to improve their skills. The clinic is taught by Erik Fezzuoglio, who has served as the Lower & Middle School Basketball Coach for the past 6 years. Click here to enroll. 

Chess (Gr. 1-6) Enrollment Information

Thursdays 3pm - 4pm

Chess is taught by Miguel who helps students flex their brain muscles to master the art of maneuvering kings, queens, knights, and rooks while participating in a socially and mentally stimulating activity. Miguel is a highly experienced chess instructor for elementary school students in several private and charter schools in the Tri-State Area. He has developed and implemented successful after school chess programs and mentors other teachers to teach chess. He has taught students scoring at the highest levels in several national championships. Click here to enroll. 

Choice Time (All Grades)

Daily, 3pm - 6pm

When students are not participating in a specific after school class or activity, they can relax in a quiet setting and read, explore resources, do homework, create artwork, build, do puzzles, and play games. Healthy snacks are provided and help with school work is also available.

Lower School Choice Times is supervised by Courtney Scheer who is an assistant teacher in our Kindergarten class and also coordinates the after school program. Middle School Choice Time is supervised by Helen Bruno who has taught middle school for over 30 years.

Choice Time is included in the Full After School Program and Three Days Per Week After School Program. Students who enroll in after school on a daily/as-needed basis are placed in Choice Time.

Dance (Gr. K-2) Enrollment Information

Mondays 3pm - 4pm

Danielle holds a Master of Arts Degree in Dance Education from NYU. In this class, students will investigate body, effort, shape and space through guided explorations and games. Through a warm up series, skill building, and free dance, students will develop strength, flexibility, and balance. Students will have the opportunity to invent their own movement and perform for their peers in a supportive and fun environment. Click here to enroll. 

Karate (Gr. 2-4 & Gr. 5-8) Enrollment Information

Gr. 2-4 Wednesdays, 3pm - 4pm
Gr. 5-8: Mondays & Wednesdays, 3pm - 4pm

  • Cost $80 per year made payable to World Tae Kwon Do of Brooklyn
  • E-mail sclifford@bayridgeprep.org for enrollment. 

James instructs the Gr. 2-4 classes and Erik instructs the Gr. 5-8 classes. Students participate in Tae Kwon Do as a non-contact physical activity, safely learn basic self-defense, and stimulate their minds with instruction in spirit, focus, and power. James and Erik are both 6th Degree Black Belts practicing with the World Martial Arts Association. 

E-mail sclifford@bayridgeprep.org for enrollment. 

Yoga (Gr. K-3)

Fridays 3pm - 4pm

Yoga offers proven methods of developing the inner resilience needed to navigate any situation in a fun and interactive way. This program is custom tailored for grades K-3. Lenna has been a dedicated Yoga practitioner for the past 22 years. She teaches Hatha Yoga which encompasses the full spectrum of breath, body work, and stress management and she tailors it to children in a fun and imaginative way. Click here to enroll.