Afterschool Goes Outdoors!

This Spring 2018 cycle Arts and Athletics is excited to offer several new outdoor classes that will take place entirely outside in Central Park. Students will have the opportunity to explore the park, learn about the history, and of course have fun!

Find out more about this exciting new adventure by  CLICKING HERE!

Holiday Schedule

Spring Recess – Friday, March 30 – Friday, April 7, 2018
School will be closed and there will be no afterschool.

Afterschool 2017 – 2018:
Three cycles (Fall, Winter, Spring) & Summer Camp!

Fall: Tues 9/11/17 – Fri 12/08/17
Winter: Mon 12/11/17 – Fri 03/16/18
Spring: Mon 03/19/18 – Thur 06/14/18
Summer 2018: Dates to be Announced

Our program will be closed every day that school is closed, including half days and snow days. For a list of closings, see the NYC DoE Calendar for 2017-18


Arts and Athletics Afterschool Calendar

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    Winter Recess!

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Summer at PS9

Every week the children produce a new show. Watch the performances from each week of camp – and more!

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did you know?

Aligning course offering with the needs and desires of the community is an ongoing project. In some cases the challenge is to offer classes in afterschool that expand on the strengths of the school…an art class (with 80 minute blocks of time) can allow a child who is learning to draw, the time and quiet and support to take that interest further.

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We host “back to school night” every single day. Working parents who can’t pick their child up at 3 p.m. can pick them up at 5:40 p.m. This is actually a really big deal. Parents can meet and speak with other parents that they would never see otherwise.

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A number of our instructors are daytime teachers, paraprofessionals, or assistant teachers. Teaching in afterschool allows them to work in small groups with children who are interested in a specific topic.

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