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AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES 2014 - 2015 School Year
We are pleased to offer a variety of after school enrichment activities for students in grades K-8. On the
following pages, youll find detailed descriptions and schedules for activities as well as enrollment information
for the programs.
We now offer several enrollment options: you can choose to bundle the traditional program with some
activities through the After School Enrichment Plus+ and After School 3x Weekly options, or choose to enroll in
just Enrichment Activities each semester. We hope youll find the flexibility of these options convenient.
Please note the following:
All Enrichment Activities begin the week of Monday, September 8. Students enrolled in After School
Enrichment Plus+ and After School 3x Weekly, however, will have the program available to them
beginning Thursday, September 4, the first day of school.
Students enrolled in After School Enrichment Plus+ and After School 3x Weekly must be picked up no
later than 6 p.m.
Students enrolled in just Enrichment Activities must be picked up after their scheduled activity is done.
Students who remain in the building will be brought to the After School and the daily fee of $40 will be
The only day there is NO scheduled after school and NO scheduled enrichment activities is the last day
of school, which is Friday, June 12. On that day, school dismisses at noon and the building closes early.
Modified programming will be available on days of Parent-Teacher Conferences; however, the
program will be available beginning when school dismisses at 12 p.m. and will run until 6 p.m.
On days when inclement weather is forecasted for the afternoon or evening, the school may choose to
cancel after school activities or end the program early so that students and faculty can safely travel
home. During these rare events, a decision will be made and communicated as early as possible.
The following pages contain detailed descriptions and schedules for activities as well as costs for the programs.
The last 2 pages contain enrollment forms that must be completed in order to register for any program or
activity. Advanced registration is required so we can determine group sizes and staffing needs. Please note
that FACTS Tuition Billing is available for families who choose to pay for the program online via credit card or
electronic checking. If you have any questions regarding enrollment, please contact the Business Office at
AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES 2014 - 2015 Schedule & Activities
Semester 1: September 8 January 30 / Semester 2: February 2 June 11
AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT PLUS+
$2,000 per semester | $4,000 per school year
A mix of your traditional after school program with the added benefit of some enrichment activities included, After School
Enrichment Plus+ runs 5 days a week, begins each day at dismissal and ends at 6 p.m. Students can get schoolwork done,
participate in physical activities and socialize with peers. Students enrolled in After School Enrichment Plus+ are offered
other enrichment activities at a reduced rate.
5 days per week
Includes the following Enrichment Activities: Basketball Clinic, Dance, and Karate
plus a $350 discounted rate for each of the following: Visual Arts, Architots, Chess, Theater
plus daily homework help, computer time, physical activity/gym time, afternoon snack
AFTER SCHOOL 3x WEEKLY
$1,300 per semester | $2,600 per school year
For students who need some flexibility in their afternoon schedule and just need to remain in after school a few days per
week, After School 3x Weekly is the way to go. It begins at dismissal and ends at 6 p.m. on the 3 days per week the student
is enrolled. Enrichment activities can be added on to this option.
3 days per week
Includes Karate, plus homework help, computer time, physical activity/gym time, afternoon snack
Option to enroll in Enrichment Activities
ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES for Semester 1 | September 8 January 30 These activities are offered each semester in the areas of visual and performing arts, sciences and athletics. Students can
enroll on an a la carte basis if no other after school care is needed. Please note these activities will operate only if there is a
large enough enrollment.
Visual Arts: $450
Basketball Clinic: $450
Tennis: $230** (this is a 10-session program only) and made payable to Steve Carberry
Karate: Registration Fee: $40 White-Brown Belts ($50 Black Belts) + $40 Uniform made payable to
World Tae Kwon Do of Brooklyn
ATHLETIC TEAMS/CLUBS ALSO OFFERED:
Middle School Boys Basketball, Middle School Girls Volleyball, Gr. 5-8 Co-Ed Track, Middle School Boys Baseball.
Teams have varying practice/game schedules and uniform costs. Information is sent separately about these activities.
After School Enrichment Plus+, After School 3x Weekly and Enrichment Activities operate on a semester schedule and
advanced registration is required for enrollment. For After School Enrichment Plus+ and 3x Weekly, enrollment can be done
for the full year or by semester. Another enrollment period opens in January to register for the second semester of
Enrichment Plus+ and to re-enroll in other Enrichment Activities or sign up for a new one offered that semester.
SEMESTER 1 ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES SCHEDULE | SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 JANUARY 30, 2015
MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
3 p.m. 4p.m.
(runs until 4:30)
4 p.m. 5 p.m. VISUAL ARTS
SEMESTER 1 ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES DESCRIPTIONS | SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 JANUARY 30, 2015
ARCHITOTS Gr. K-2: Tuesdays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Gr. 3-6: Tuesdays, 4 p.m. 5 p.m.
Architots has been delivering its unique brand of educational and enrichment programs to NYC students since
2001. We use architecture as a lens to look at the world and better understand our relationships to our built
surroundings. Math, science, history, art, and culture are explored to illustrate the differences and similarities our
environment has to other parts of the world and how ancient problems turn into modern solutions. Students
gain an understanding of the tools and processes that architects have at their disposal to create design
solutions. More importantly, students get the chance to apply this understanding through multimedia
presentations and activities, demonstrations, and small group drawing/building/modeling projects.
BASKETBALL CLINIC Gr. 2-4: Thursdays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Gr. 5-6: Fridays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
The co-ed basketball clinic offers beginners the opportunity to learn the basics of basketball while giving
seasoned players the chance to improve their skills. Clinic lessons are designed in consultation with Bay Ridge
Prep Athletic Director Tony Campbell, an NBA Champion, who also coaches our varsity boys basketball team.
CHESS Gr. 1-8: Thursdays, 3 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Chess participants will flex their brain muscles to master the art of maneuvering kings, queens, knights and
rooks, all while participating in a social and mentally-stimulating activity after school. Students may also have
the opportunity to compete in regional and national tournaments.
DANCE Gr. K-3: Mondays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Gr. 4-8: Thursdays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Dance develops creative movement skills, musicality, rhythm, coordination, and expression while exploring a
variety of dance forms. Classes culminate with a showcase shared with the school community.
KARATE Gr. 2-4: Wednesdays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Gr. 5-8: Mondays & Wednesdays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Tae Kwon Do offers students the chance to participate in additional physical activity, safely learn basic self-
defense, and stimulate their minds with instruction in spirit, focus and power. Opportunities are also available to
enter national Tae Kwon Do tournaments and earn a black belt through the World Martial Arts Association.
TENNIS Gr. K-8: Fridays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Beginners are invited to learn the basics of tennis with certified tennis instructor Steve Carberry. Instruction
includes proper form and footwork for racket strokes, serving technique, as well as drills, cooperative, and
competitive play. Bay Ridge Prep organizes this program; however payment is to be made directly to
Carberry. **Please note parents are responsible for transporting students to and from the tennis location (in Bay
Ridge/Dyker Heights). The school can help arrange car pools.
THEATER Gr. 2-5: Tuesdays, 3 p.m. 4 p.m.
Gr. 6-8: Tuesdays, 4 p.m. 5p.m.
We are excited to offer our after school theatre class offerings in collaboration with teaching artist gradua