Manhattan
Helping Parents Make Better Decisions

Win a Chromebook - submit your first day of school photo today!

After-School Resources In


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.



The Ballet Club

The Ballet Club

328 E. 61st St., 2nd Floor New York, NY

The Ballet Club offers a nurturing, fun summer day program for ages 3-8 years Mondays through Fridays, beginning at 9:00 am.  Students may stay for a half day until 12:45 pm, or remain for the afterno

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

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

92Y Basketball

1395 Lexington Ave. New York, NY

In addition to building stronger bodies and helping young athletes make new friends, our sports programming is designed to develop life skills such as resilience, mental focus, confidence, teamwork an

iCamp

iCamp

iCAMP is a STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art/Design Mathematics) program that focuses on transforming students from consumers to creators. We leverage project-based learning to ensure students

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

Manhattan Fencing Center

15 West 37th Street, 2nd Floor New York, NY

Located in Midtown Manhattan, the Manhattan Fencing Center was started in 2007 by U.S. Fencing Hall of Fame Maestro Yury Gelman. We have been ranked as the top club in the US for over 10 years. Prog

92Y Gymnastics

1395 Lexington Avenue New York, NY

92Y Gymnastics strives to create a strong foundation for children to learn, and if desired even compete, in gymnastics and parkour. We strive to give all young athletes a safe place to build self-conf

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-

92Y Swimming

1395 Lexington Ave. New York, NY

Tell us your child's swim goals, and we'll likely have a class that can help achieve them! From infants and absolute beginners to high school athletes hoping to compete at the collegiate level, 92Y's

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

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

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

Collina Italiana

Collina Italiana

1556 Third Avenue , Suite 602-603 ( between 87th and 88th Street) 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.

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

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

Columbia University -- Little Lions

Columbia University -- Little Lions

3030 Broadway New York , NY

Little Lions Camp, formerly Cubs Camp, is the Columbia University Athletics Department's day camp for all children ages 6 through 12. It is located in New York City, on Columbia University's historic

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

Deer Mountain Day Camp

Deer Mountain Day Camp

63 Call Hollow Road Pomona, NY

Under our insightful watch, campers ages 3-15 open up as themselves and have a blast as they enjoy a sleep away camp’s range of activities, facilities, and staff, in a day camp setting. Private, air-

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

Steel Sports Academy at Baseball Heaven

Steel Sports Academy at Baseball Heaven

350 Sills Road Yaphank, NY

We are excited to announce one of our most popular events here at Baseball Heaven. Take advantage of a great opportunity for your child to learn the game of baseball from our highly experienced camp s

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

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,

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

Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp

Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp

3186 Sound Ave. Riverhead , NY

DPF 4-H Camp is a 140 acre co-ed sleep-away camp for campers ages 8-16. Our camp is located on the majestic Long Island Sound in Riverhead, NY. Our camp is accredited by the American Camp Association

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

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

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,

Children's Museum of the Arts

Children's Museum of the Arts

103 Charlton St. New York, New York

Children’s Museum of the Arts is a nonprofit art museum that introduces the transformative power of the arts to children and their families.

Steps on Broadway Youth Programs

Steps on Broadway Youth Programs

2121 Broadway at 74th Street, 4th Floor Upper West Side,

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

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

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

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

Kate Tempesta's Urban Golf Academy

Kate Tempesta's Urban Golf Academy

Kate Tempesta’s Urban Golf Academy (UGA) brings golf to children as young as 3 years old! Check out their weekly programs in on the Upper East Side or Premier Indoor Golf. Their fun curriculum help y

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

Palisades Climb Adventure

Palisades Climb Adventure

4590 Palisades Center Drive, level 4 of the Palisades Center West Nyack, NY

Get ready to experience the World’s tallest indoor ropes course standing 85 feet tall. Palisades Climb Adventure combines the thrill of challenge with fun for the whole family! Located indoors on 4th

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

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

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

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

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

Eye Level

2 Hillside Ave., building F, 2nd floor Williston Park, NY

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

Chess NYC 2.0

Chess NYC 2.0

82 W. 3rd St. 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

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