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After School


Contact Simone LeConte with any questions.

After School Enrichment (ASE)
. 

The PS11 PTA runs an After School Enrichment Program.  

If you have any questions or need additional information, please feel free to contact
Simone LeConte directly at 917-601-4484 or PS11ASE@gmail.com
.


Thank you.

Simone LeConte,

 

After School Enrichment Director


Fall 2018 Enrichment Cycle

Online Registration for the Fall 2018 cycle of the
PS11 PTA After School Enrichment Program will begin on
Monday, August 27th, at 6:00am and end on Friday, September 7th
.
The Fall 2018 cycle will begin on Thursday, September 6, 2018.


IMPORTANT MESSAGE!

There will be a PARENT ORIENTATION for the After School Enrichment Program on Wednesday, September 5, at 8:30am and on Thursday, September 6, at 5:30pm in the Auditorium. Parents/Guardians of students registered for the Fall 2018 cycle of the PS11 PTA After School Enrichment Program are required to attend. If you are not able to attend, please send a representative on your behalf. 


CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!


PS11 PTA After School Enrichment Program Fall 2018

The PS11 PTA is a 501c3 organization. ASE tuition payments are tax deductible.

Drop Off: The child’s daytime teacher will bring them to us in the cafeteria after school ends. There is no need for parents to come to the school and pick up their child to bring them to Enrichment. 

Snack Time: All students enrolled in an enrichment class will receive a snack in the cafeteria from 2:40-3:00.

Universal Fun Fitness: Students enrolled in enrichment classes can participate in Universal Fun Fitness with Coach Jabari or Coach Melo from 3:00-3:50 for Grades 1-5 or 4:00-4:50 for Grades PreK and K.

Homework Help/Tutoring: This service is available to all PS11 PTA After School Enrichment students in Grades K-5 from 5:00-6:00. There is a nominal fee of $25 for the full cycle for the day of the week that it will be utilized. Students must be enrolled in an enrichment class on the days that they utilize the Homework Help/Tutoring services. You can register online for this service.

Pickup: Students who are not participating in Homework Help must be picked up at the end of their class.

Late Pickup: Late fees will be applied ($1 per minute) for students that are picked up after 5:00 if they are not registered for Homework Help. Late fees will be applied ($1 per minute) for students in Homework Help who are picked up after the 6:00pm Homework Help dismissal and ($2 per minute) after 6:30pm. 

Classes and Descriptions

Prices listed are for the full cycle that extends from September 6th to December 21st.
Mondays

Animation and Modern Art for Kids: With Ms. Maria Rincon 
Spark your child’s creativity with this exciting art class. Students will learn different art techniques and work with unique textures while creating their own artistic masterpieces. This class allows students to build confidence in their own artistic ability while having fun in the process.  

Grades Pre-K, K (Monday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-10   $240

Grades 1-5 (Monday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-10   $240

Architecture:  With ARDE Architecture and Design for Kids
Do you want to build on a grand scale? Triangular pyramids up to the ceiling, a house for your favorite anaimal or defensive walls of a medieval city are among the structures you are going to construct in this class. Besides the largest projects in the After School world, you will build furniture and birdhouses, design a street facade and even produce a masterplan of a city where you, your family, and friends could live. By the end of the program, you will learn exciting terms and concepts such as classical Vitruvian principles, light & shadow, aesthetics, texture, composition, visual & spatial thinking, balance, scale and much more.

Grades PreK-2 (Monday 3:00-4:30pm)   Room 208   $260

Do you want to build on a grand scale? Mega tall skyscrapers up to the ceiling (ceilingscrapers), a bridge as long as your classroom or a watchtower for your favorite superhero are among the structures you are going to erect in this class. Besides the largest projects in the After School world, you will build furniture, create a 3D scale model of your dream house, design a street facade and even produce a masterplan of a city where you, your family, and friends could live. By the end of the program, you will learn exciting terms and concepts such as classical Vitruvian principles, light & shadow, aesthetics, texture, composition, visual & spatial thinking, balance, scale and much more.

Grades 3-5 (Monday 4:30-6:00pm)    Room 208   $260

Ballet Dance:  
This class will introduce students to basic ballet technique.  They will learn proper body placement, leaps, turns, and jumps. Students will learn how to move rhythmically to various musical genres with choreographed dances. There will be a showcase performance at the end of the session.

Pre-K, K (Monday 3:00-4:00pm)   Auditorium   $240
Grades 1-5 (Monday 4:00-5:00pm)  Auditorium   $240 
   

Basketball:  With Coach J.
Does your child want to learn the game or become an even better player?  If so, then this is for you.  In this comprehensive instructional basketball program, your child will learn all the fundamentals of the game.  Kids will receive small group and some individual instruction as well as real-game full court experience.  They will learn discipline and sportsmanship in a fun and competitive environment.  Regardless of the skill level, this program will be a benefit to his/her game.

Grades 2-5 (Monday 5:00-6:00pm)  Gym   $250  

Chess: With Mr. Wright from Learning Through Chess
Through chess, children develop fundamental lessons of life. Enlighten concentration, logical thought, foresight and planning, pattern recognition as well as developing creative solutions. This class teaches self-discipline and taking responsibility through the game of Chess. Come learn to strategically maneuver knights, rooks, kings, queens and CONQUER! Students have the opportunity to participate in tournaments, as well as local and state championships.

Pre-K, K (Monday 3:00-4:00pm)     Room G-17   $240
Grades 1-5 (Monday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-17   $240
 

Engineering Club:  With Ms. Tommaselli
The Engineering Club encourages students to become problem-solvers and critical thinkers using hands-on activities that are both fun and challenging. We will focus on physical science concepts to deepen our understanding about force, motion, friction, and energy. Teams will build wind-powered water lifts, catapults, electric circuit-powered insects, mazes, parachutes, and solar-powered systems.

Grades 3-5 (Monday 4:00-5:00pm)  G-4   $260   

*Guitar: With Mr. Oleg

Sign your child up for small group guitar lessons with Mr. Oleg, our talented music instructor. During each lesson your child will learn to play chords and simple songs with proper guitar technique. Instruments are provided for in-class instruction. It is recommended that families acquire a guitar for practice at home. Students will receive a specific time slot before the second week of class.

Mondays between 3:00 and 5:15**  Room 112  $300 

Gymnastics: With Gymstar
An action-packed developmental Gymnastics class with exciting skills to learn and movement routines to motivate and challenge! Class warms up with lively music, then conditions with cross mat tumbling. Next our gymnasts are led through an obstacle course of Gymnastic & Circus movements as they master the challenges in their paths; all while having TREMENDOUS AMOUNTS OF FUN! Why walk when you can cartwheel?

Grades PreK, K (Monday 3:00-4:00pm)   Gym   $250
Grades 1-5 (Monday 4:00-5:00pm)         Gym   $250

Violin: 
We provide an outlet for children to express themselves and the opportunity for them to follow their own musical curiosities.  We believe each student is different and pride ourselves on treating each student as an individual. Students will overcome personal hurdles to give stirring performances in recitals and go on to be accepted into competitive music programs. Instruments are provided for in-class instruction. It is recommended that families acquire a violin for practice at home. Students will receive a specific time slot before the second week of class.

Mondays between  3:00 and 5:15**   Room G-3   $300 

Tuesdays

Animation and Modern Art for Kids: With Ms. Maria Rincon
Spark your child’s creativity with this exciting art class. Students will learn different art techniques and work with unique textures while creating their own artistic masterpieces. This class allows students to build confidence in their own artistic ability while having fun in the process.  

Grades Pre-K, K (Tuesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-10   $250

Grades 1-5 (Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-10   $250  

Architecture:  With ARDE Architecture and Design for Kids
Do you want to build on a grand scale? Triangular pyramids up to the ceiling, a house for your favorite anaimal or defensive walls of a medieval city are among the structures you are going to construct in this class. Besides the largest projects in the After School world, you will build furniture and birdhouses, design a street facade and even produce a masterplan of a city where you, your family, and friends could live. By the end of the program, you will learn exciting terms and concepts such as classical Vitruvian principles, light & shadow, aesthetics, texture, composition, visual & spatial thinking, balance, scale and much more.

Grades PreK-2 (Tuesday 3:00-4:30pm)   Room 208   $270

Do you want to build on a grand scale? Mega tall skyscrapers up to the ceiling (ceilingscrapers), a bridge as long as your classroom or a watchtower for your favorite superhero are among the structures you are going to erect in this class. Besides the largest projects in the After School world, you will build furniture, create a 3D scale model of your dream house, design a street facade and even produce a masterplan of a city where you, your family, and friends could live. By the end of the program, you will learn exciting terms and concepts such as classical Vitruvian principles, light & shadow, aesthetics, texture, composition, visual & spatial thinking, balance, scale and much more.

Grades 3-5 (Tuesday 4:30-6:00pm)    Room 208   $270

Baseball:  With PurAthletics Fitness
This fun All-American past time sport is an introduction for young boys ad girls to learn how to play baseball. Students will learn to hit a ball, different field positions, run bases, and interact in a “TEAM” environment. Children will build community, while learning the fundamentals of baseball through this fun program!

Grades 2-5 (Tuesday 5:00-6:00pm)  Gym   $250   

Chess: With Mr. Wright from Learning Through Chess
Through chess, children develop fundamental lessons of life. Enlighten concentration, logical thought, foresight and planning, pattern recognition as well as developing creative solutions. This class teaches self-discipline and taking responsibility through the game of Chess. Come learn to strategically maneuver knights, rooks, kings, queens and CONQUER! Students have the opportunity to participate in tournaments, as well as local and state championships.

Pre-K, K (Tuesday 3:00-4:00pm)     Room G-17   $250   
Grades 1-5 (Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-17   $250
  

DJ 101: With SuperVibes DJ Academy 
Students will learn the art of DJing with an Award-winning DJ.  They will each create their very own DJ names and learn different DJ techniques and moves in a fun and creative environment.

Grades PK,K,1 (Tuesday 3:00-4:00pm)  G-3   $260 
Grades 2-5 (Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm)  G-3   $260

Karate: With Brooklyn Martial Arts
Students will learn the fundamentals of Martial Arts in a fun environment as we help them gain the necessary skills to succeed in life. Our program incorporates disciplines of Jiu Jitsu and Karate. Kids learn confidence, discipline, perseverance, strength (mind & body), respect, teamwork, self-defense, and physical fitness. We focus on character building. The physical skills and attributes your child will develop will continually improve because our system is on-going, not "seasonal" like most sports. Our system is about a lifestyle, one that makes kids better people overall, on the mats and off the mats, developing "Champions in Life."

Pre-K, K (Tuesday 3:00-4:00pm)     Room G-2   $260   
Grades 1-2 (Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-2   $260
  

*Piano: With Mr. Oleg

Our Small Group lessons foster a comfortable and fun environment for students to become interested in Music through the Piano. Students learn age-appropriate Music & Piano skills that include listening, note reading & writing, and more. Students will receive a specific time slot before the second week of class.

Tuesdays between 3:00 and 5:00**    Room 112   $325 

STEP Dance: With Lotus Creations Academy
STEP is an exciting form of percussive dance that uses the entire body as an instrument to create rhythms and sounds with a mix of footwork, music, and spoken word/chants. This class will teach discipline, develop confidence and strengthen one’s mind and body, as well as shape creativity as themes are carried out occasionally! STEP is an excellent outlet and workout that will be sure to grab everyone's attention. There will be a showcase performance at the end of the cycle.

Grades 1-2 (Tuesday 3:00-4:00pm)  Auditorium   $250   
Grades 3-5 (Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm)  Auditorium   $250
  

Tennis: With Jr. Tennis Clinic
Dedicated to providing quality tennis instruction to culturally diverse, inner-city youth as a tool that supports and enhances their personal growth, physical health and academic achievement. Structured tennis instruction is an excellent vehicle for building character, developing discipline, and promoting physical fitness and mental alertness. Please note that all participants must be at least 6 years old.

Grades K, 1 (Tuesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Gym   $250   

Grades 2-5 (Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm)    Gym   $250  

Wednesdays

Art for Kids: With Ms. Maria Rincon
Spark your child’s creativity with this exciting art class. Students will learn different art techniques and work with unique textures while creating their own artistic masterpieces. This class allows students to build confidence in their own artistic ability while having fun in the process.  

Grades Pre-K, K (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-10  $260

Grades 1-5 (Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-10   $260

Double Dutch: With Ms. K’s Swagger Jumpers
In this class, students will be exposed to the sport of Double Dutch. Beginners will chant, dance, jump, hop, exercise, while learning rhythm, the beat of the rope, and fun tricks that keep them moving & engaged while having fun. Advanced participants will learn the terminologies & components of competitive Double Dutch. Participants will also learn turning & can be a part of the Swagga Jumpers Red of P.S. 11. Being a part of this team with Ms. K can mean opportunities to participate in different shows and compete on a state champion level.  

Beginners Grades 2-5 (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-2   $260   

Advanced Grades 2-5 (Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm)   Room G-2   $260  

Dramatic Play: With Ms. Williams
In this class, children will have the opportunity to reenact everyday actions or situations that they observe, engage in intensely imaginative activities based on knowledge they gain from books, movies, and other sources, retell and reenact stories, and act out songs.

Pre-K, K (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-28   $260  

Flag Football: With Coach Melo
Flag Football teaches football fundamentals in a fun, non-contact environment. Passing, catching, route running all learned through fun drills and team games. Great way to burn competivie energy while fostering teamwork.

Grades 1-5 (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)  GYM   $260                

Hip Hop Dance: With Mr. Jerzey from Lotus Creations Academy
In this Hip Hop Dance class, the students will learn the culture of the genre and how it relates to movement. They will learn the fundamentals and dance forms of the style such as choreography, popping, locking, and freestyle. With new and exciting choreography each week, students gain the confidence to perform on stage or in front of a camera.There will be a showcase performance at the end of the cycle.  

Grades 1-2 (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Auditorium   $260   
Grades 3-5 (Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm)   Auditorium   $260   

Junior First Lego League: With Ms. Tommaselli
Beginning Robotics: For children who like building and exploring! Students will learn about the exciting fields of engineering and technology while embracing their natural curiosity. The class introduces challenges to be solved by imagination, critical thinking, and research. Students work with LEGO elements and moving parts while learning team building and presentation skills.

Grades 1-3 (Wednesday 3:00-4:30pm)    Room G-4   $280

Karate: With Brooklyn Martial Arts 
Students will learn the fundamentals of Martial Arts in a fun environment as we help them gain the necessary skills to succeed in life. Our program incorporates disciplines of Jiu Jitsu and Karate. Kids learn confidence, discipline, perseverance, strength (mind & body), respect, teamwork, self-defense, and physical fitness. We focus on character building. The physical skills and attributes your child will develop will continually improve because our system is on-going, not "seasonal" like most sports. Our system is about a lifestyle, one that makes kids better people overall, on the mats and off the mats, developing "Champions in Life."

Grades Pre-K, K (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)     Room 208   $260   
Grades 3-5 (Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room 208   $260  

*Piano: With Mr. Oleg

Our Small Group lessons foster a comfortable and fun environment for students to become interested in Music through the Piano. Students learn age-appropriate Music & Piano skills that include listening, note reading & writing, and more. Students will receive a specific time slot before the second week of class.

Wednesday between 3:00 and 5:00**    Room 112   $350  

Singing: With Darrell Payne
Students learn about vocal technique, rhythm, melody, and harmony while practicing and performing as the dynamic “PS11 Young Voices Chorus.” Our goal is to develop strong singers who perform fearlessly and joyfully alongside their peers. We sing songs that are a mix of new and old, from pop songs to classic R&B hits. There will be a showcase performance at the end of the cycle.

Grades PK-1 (Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-3   $260    
Grades 2-5 (Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm)     Room G-3   $260
   

Thursdays

Baseball:  With PurAthletics Fitness
This fun All-American past time sport is an introduction for young boys ad girls to learn how to play baseball. Students will learn to hit a ball, different field positions, run bases, and interact in a “TEAM” environment. Children will build community, while learning the fundamentals of baseball through this fun program!

Grades 2-5 (Thursday 5:00-6:00pm)  Gym   $260

Coding with Scratch, Minecraft, and More: With Mr. A.
Scratch is a fun and exciting coding program developed to meet the interests of younger students. In this course, students will be introduced to fundamental programming concepts. Students will learn how to create animations, computer games, and interactive projects using Scratch, a graphical programming language developed at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). At the end of the course, students create their own computer game and share it with their instructor and classmates. No previous programming skills are required, but students should be comfortable using a computer and browser.

Grades K-2 (Thursday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room 304   $260 
Grades 3-5 (Thursday 4:00-5:00pm)   Room 304   $260

Dramatic Play: With Ms. Williams 
In this class, children will have the opportunity to reenact everyday actions or situations that they observe, engage in intensely imaginative activities based on knowledge they gain from books, movies, and other sources, retell and reenact stories, and act out songs.

Pre-K, K (Thursday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-28   $260   

*Guitar: With Mr. Oleg
Sign your child up for small group guitar lessons with Mr. Oleg, our talented music instructor. During each lesson your child will learn to play chords and simple songs with proper guitar technique. Instruments are provided for in-class instruction. It is recommended that families acquire a guitar for practice at home. Students will receive a specific time slot before the second week of class.

Thursdays between 3:00 and 5:15**  Room 112   $350 

Junior First Lego League: With Ms. Tommaselli
Beginning Robotics: For children who like building and exploring! Students will learn about the exciting fields of engineering and technology while embracing their natural curiosity. The class introduces challenges to be solved by imagination, critical thinking, and research. Students work with LEGO elements and moving parts while learning team building and presentation skills.

Grades 1-3 (Thursday 3:00-4:30pm)   Room G-4   $280   

Sculpting: With Ms. Chan 
This sculpting class is a creative visual arts program designed for the younger artist. Students will learn new lessons in the elements of design as they focus on project-based sculpting. Projects will be tailored to the level of each child, allowing them to use their imagination as they create sculptured works of art.

Grades PreK, K, 1 (Friday 3:00-4:00pm)    Room 102   $260

Soccer: With Super Soccer Stars
Our curriculum is specifically designed to improve the players’ balance and coordination, skill development and positional awareness. Our coaches will work with each child to improve their ball familiarity, their understanding of basic teamwork principals while instilling a love for the world’s most popular sport! 
Pre-K, K (Thursday 3:00-4:00pm)     Gym   $270   
Grades 1-5 (Thursday 4:00-5:00pm)    Gym   $270 
  

Tap Dance: With Dan Mitro (Mark Morris Dance Group)
Students will learn how to move rhythmically to various musical genres with choreographed dances for each. There will be a grand performance at the end of the session.

Grades PreK, K (Thursday 3:00-4:00pm)    Auditorium   $260   
Grades 1-5 (Thursday 4:00-5:00pm)    Auditorium   $260   


Yoga: With Ms. Latina

Practicing physical yoga poses along with breathing exercises and meditation helps create a balance between the body and mind, while offering strength, flexibility and well-being. Yoga for children offers kids long-term benefits while having fun in a relaxing way.

Grades PreK, K (Thursday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-2   $260   
Grades 1-5 (Thursday 4:00-5:00pm)     Room G-2   $260   

Fridays

Active Group Games: With Coach J.
Provide a safe, structured environment that promotes teamwork, good sportsmanship, spatial awareness, and improved motor skills through fun, interactive group games.

Grades 1-5 (Friday 4:00-5:00pm)    $270

Coding with Scratch, Minecraft, and More: With Mr. A.
Scratch is a fun and exciting coding program developed to meet the interests of younger students. In this course, students will be introduced to fundamental programming concepts. Students will learn how to create animations, computer games, and interactive projects using Scratch, a graphical programming language developed at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). At the end of the course, students create their own computer game and share it with their instructor and classmates. No previous programming skills are required, but students should be comfortable using a computer and browser.

Grades K-2 (Friday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room 304   $270 
Grades 3-5 (Friday 4:00-5:00pm)   Room 304   $270


Drama: With Samantha Harris and Cat Patterson

Builds Confidence and Self Esteem, Encourages Team Work & FUN!!! Children will explore their imagination and learn how to communicate their ideas through telling stories, improvisation, and by portraying characters. Students will have the opportunity to perform a fictional role in our own stage production at the end of the cycle. 

Grades K, 1 (Friday 3:00-4:00pm)    Room G-10   $270   

Grades 2-5 (Friday 4:00-5:00pm)    Room G-10   $270

ROMP & STOMP: With Ms. Williams 
Children will learn how much fun a healthy lifestyle can be. They will "Romp & Stomp" their way through music charged aerobic workouts and games, drum thumping, cardiac educational rap, and healthy hygiene.

Pre-K, K (Friday 3:00-4:00pm)   Room G-2   $270

Sculpting: With Ms. Chan 
This sculpting class is a creative visual arts program designed for the younger artist. Students will learn new lessons in the elements of design as they focus on project-based sculpting. Projects will be tailored to the level of each child, allowing them to use their imagination as they create sculptured works of art.

Grades PreK, K, 1 (Friday 3:00-4:00pm)    Room 102   $270

Soccer: With Super Soccer Stars
Our curriculum is specifically designed to improve the players’ balance and coordination, skill development and positional awareness. Our coaches will work with each child to improve their ball familiarity, their understanding of basic teamwork principals while instilling a love for the world’s most popular sport! 
Pre-K, K (Friday 3:00-4:00pm)   Gym   $280   
Grades 1-5 (Friday 4:00-5:00pm)   Gym   $280 
 


*Musical Instrument Instruction

All guitar, piano, and violin musical instrument instruction will be offered during specific times between 3:00-5:15pm. They will take place in small groups of 3 students. Classes are open to all age groups and grades at PS11. **Parents of registered students will be notified of the exact time slot of their child’s lesson no later than the 2nd week of classes.



For more information about the PS11 PTA After School Enrichment Program 

Contact: Simone LeConte, After School Enrichment Director
917-601-4484 or PS11ASE@gmail.com

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