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The Big Apple Parent ultimate guide to finding after-school activities and care for your child in Manhattan. Browse cooking, dance, STEM, art and design classes and more near you to find the best fit for your child.



Youth & Teen Programs at The New School’s Open Campus

Youth & Teen Programs at The New School’s Open Campus

66 West 12th Street New York, NY

At The New School’s Open Campus, students from grades 2–12 discover weekend and summer programs that broaden their minds and brighten their future. Explore art and design with world-renowned Parsons S

Hex & Co

Hex & Co

2871 Broadway New York , NY

Kids love playing games. But what if you could design an educational program around them? That’s the impetus behind the After School Enrichment programs at Hex & Company, a natural extension of those

China Institute

China Institute

40 Rector St., 2nd floor New York, New York

Whether your child is new to the language or a fluent speaker or somewhere in between, they will love our summer day camp program! Designed for children ages 2-14, our summer camp offers instruction

Dr. Lynn For Early Education

Dr. Lynn For Early Education

445 Park Ave., 9th Floor (Between 56th and 57th Streets) New York, NY

From age 2 years to 3rd Grade, Dr. Lynn and her skill development Tutor Team support your child’s overall academic readiness, and test preparation for NYC Admissions- Private and Public, through 1-to-

Ballet Academy East

Ballet Academy East

1651 Third Ave. New York, NY

Ballet Academy East Summerdance will immerse girls ages four through eight in fun, enriching and creative activities centering on the arts. The full day, Monday through Thursday program includes pre-b

Collina Italiana

Collina Italiana

1556 Third Ave. (at 87th Street), Suite 603 New York, NY

Collina Italiana is an Italian Language and Cultural Center that offers different programs through which children learn the language in a playful environment.

MWS Student Camps

Montreal, Canada ,

Establish in 1983, MWS Student Camps has welcomed thousands of young people from more than 50 nations to Canada. For over 30 years, we have facilitated and encouraged our campers’ love of language thr

École (The)

École (The)

111 E. 22nd St. New York, NY

The École, formerly École Internationale de New York, is an intimate and independent French-American N-8 school located in New York’s vibrant Flatiron District that cultivates an internationally-minde

Ailey Extension

Ailey Extension

405 W. 55th St. (at Ninth Avenue) New York, NY

By making dance accessible to everyone, Ailey Extension embodies Alvin Ailey's legacy that dance comes from the people and should be given back to the people. Ailey Extension is a direct manifestatio

Friends Academy

Friends Academy

270 Duck Pond Road Locust Valley, NY

Strong Minds, Kind Hearts. Friends Academy is a premier private school committed to the guiding principles of Peace, Integrity, Community Equality and Service. These values have guided our school for

Windward School

Windward School

40 W. Red Oak Lane White Plains, NY

Our four-week program is designed for all students who want to improve their skills or enrich their knowledge in the areas of reading, writing, math, science and study or organizational skills. All c

Fashion Class (The)

Fashion Class (The)

21 W. 39th St. Manhattan, NY

The Fashion Class provides fashion design and sewing classes, camps and birthday parties for kids! Children as young as six years old can join a class after school or on weekends and learn to use a

JCC Manhattan

JCC Manhattan

334 Amsterdam Ave. New York, NY

JCC Manhattan is the place to be after school, with classes in STEM, martial arts, sports, aquatics, culinary arts, performing arts, and much more! As part of our Clubhouse enrichment program, we offe

Successful Students NYC

Successful Students NYC

333 E. 79th St New York, NY

Your child’s academic success is our highest priority! Comprehensive tutoring services for students of all ages and grade-levels. With our experience and personalized approach, students are given the

Diller-Quaile School of Music (The)

Diller-Quaile School of Music (The)

24 E. 95th St. (between Madison and Fifth avenues) New York, NY

The Diller-Quaile School of Music was founded in 1920 by pianists Angela Diller and Elizabeth Quaile. Since the School?s founders believed that the capacity for understanding and creating music exists

Chess NYC

Chess NYC

82 West 3rd Street New York , NY

The founders of Chess NYC wanted to create an environment where kids could actually believe Chess is exciting and how much fun it can be to learn and play, once you understand it. Chess is, as our log

Green Vale School (The)

Green Vale School (The)

250 Valentine's Lane Old Brookville , NY

Green Vale is a coed, nonsectarian elementary school for Pre-Nursery through 8th Grade, drawing families from all over Long Island. Since 1923, a program of exceptional academics and small class sizes

Otto Specht School

Otto Specht School

260 Hungry Hollow Road Chestnut Ridge , NY

At the Otto Specht School, we work to discover each child's path to lifelong learning, offering a variety of educational programs designed to meet the needs of students with developmental delays, soci

All My Children Daycare

All My Children Daycare

112 Ridge St NY

Our facilities offer safe, age appropriate environments that encourage discovery, foster sharing and cooperative play, and engage children’s minds. We have over 20 years of experience, and have warm a

Tutors on Wheels

Tutors on Wheels

54 W. 40th St.

Our Ivy League tutors pride themselves on offering personalized sessions that are geared towards each student’s individual needs to create an exciting, engaging learning experience.

Eye Level Learning Centers

Eye Level Learning Centers

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Eye Level is a supplemental education program with a curriculum that is tailored to meet the needs of each individual student. Our philosophy is that every child has the potential to achieve academic

Book Nook

Book Nook

167 W. 81st St. (at Amsterdam Avenue) New York, NY

Come see what the hoot is all about! Children ages 1-1/2 to 5 years old are introduced to early literacy development through a fun and stimulating environment. Book Nook has an organic whole child app

Steps on Broadway Youth Programs

Steps on Broadway Youth Programs

2121 Broadway at 74th Street, 4th Floor New York, NY

For 40 years, the Youth Programs at the internationally celebrated Steps on Broadway have nurtured young dancers, ages 18 months to 18 years. Whether seeking a fun dance experience or comprehensive p

Convent of the Sacred Heart, Cardinal Swim School

Convent of the Sacred Heart, Cardinal Swim School

406 E. 91st St.

The Cardinal Swim School swim lesson program at the Convent of the Sacred Heart will teach and provide swimmers of all abilities how to learn to swim in a positive, supportive, and fun learning enviro

Bruce Museum

Bruce Museum

One Museum Drive Greenwich, CT

Consistently voted the "Best Museum" by area media, the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT, is a world-class, community-based institution highlighting art, science and natural history in more than a dozen

A.C.T. Nursery and Preschool

A.C.T. Nursery and Preschool

At the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine 1047 Amsterdam Ave. New York, NY

The key to a love of learning and school are based on successes and the social and emotional growth youngsters' experience. Through the introduction of basic values such as sharing and kindness and li

Textile Arts Center

Textile Arts Center

Kids of TAC After School are hands-on classes in the textile arts. Our program runs from 3pm - 6pm* Monday - Thursday in Brooklyn, and Monday-Wednesday in Manhattan. Class run in 8-week cycles, rotati

Jodi's Gym

Jodi's Gym

244 E. 84th St. Manhattan, NY

These are some of the many reasons why we are THE place to bring your child to fall in love with the joy of gymnastics and movement. Hundreds of thousands of children have cartwheeled with us. We

International Academy of New York

International Academy of New York

4 E. 90th St. New York, NY

A gem on the Upper East Side right next to Central Park, the International Academy of New York has been featured on television for its bilingual program. The school is multi-cultural and diverse, deve

El Taller Latino Americano

El Taller Latino Americano

215 E. 99th St.

El Taller Latino Americano (The Latin American Workshop) has served New York City since 1979. We are committed to bridging the gap between Latin America and North America through language, art, dance,

Play On! Studios

Play On! Studios

Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew, 263 W. 86th St.

Through their camps, after school classes, and private lessons, Play On! Studios offer exceptional theater and music opportunities to NYC kids. Their top priority is the enjoyment and personal growth

Bright Kids, Inc.

Bright Kids, Inc.

Bright Kids is a full-service tutoring and publications company specializing in test preparation and subject tutoring. We focus on a high-quality service paired with advanced technology to produce an

Capezio

Capezio

Style. Grace. Elegance. Tradition. All are synonymous with Capezio, the leading name in handcrafted shoes and clothing for professional dancers, performers, athletes and artists. At Capezio, we are de

Make a Pizza Party

Make a Pizza Party

Viola you’ll have a, “Make A Pizza Party” guaranteed to deliver life –long memories for all who attend. .Chef Carl does a remarkable job of making the whole experience very enjoyable for the children,

Chelsea Piers New York

Chelsea Piers New York

West 23rd Street and Hudson River Park NYC, NY

Need a place to play? Chelsea Piers is NYC’s most popular destination to learn, practice, play and compete in 25+ different sports. The 28-acre sports village is located on three historic Hudson River

Children's Museum of the Arts

Children's Museum of the Arts

103 Charlton St. New York, New York

Schools are schools of choice. Magnet schools offer distinct, innovative thematic instruction that promote academic excellence. The federally funded magnet program offers additional personnel, staff d