After-School Tutors, Test Prep, & Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids on Long Island

After-School Tutors, Test Prep, & Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids on Long Island

Find the right help in Nassau or Suffolk counties for your child who is struggling in school.

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UPDATED November 2018: Long Island offers a wealth of academic enrichment opportunities for children in pre-K through 12th grade. Whether you are looking for a preschool program (Montessori or Jewish learning for example), a full-day school, or an after-school or weekend enrichment class, this roundup will help you find what you need for your child. Many academic after-school programs are available for additional support in reading, writing, and math, as well those for gifted and talented children and children with special needs. Standardized test prep for exams like the ACT, PSAT, and SAT are also available throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties. Some of these after-school academic enrichment programs also offer STEM and STEAM classes, robotics, and Legos. You’ll even find classes in meditation, social skills, and etiquette! Programs are located throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties in locations such as Brookville, Cold Spring Harbor, Great Neck, Hempstead, Hicksville, Port Washington, Rosyln Heights, and Smithtown.

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ACT AS IF ETIQUETTE & PROTOCOL
718 Walt Whitman Road, Melville
561-889-4464

A leader in teaching the social skills necessary to face everyday situations with grace, integrity, and confidence. We "partner with parents" who understand that in this highly competitive world, along with education, good manners are key to a child's success. Offering fun, informative, engaging classes for children, teens, and young adults, with the content geared toward modern manners for modern times. Serving scout troops, library, after-school programs, camps, groups, and individuals, throughout the LI community.

BAILEY-WOODS INSTITUTE
190 Landford Drive , Elmont
646-327-8080, 917-283-8727

At Bailey-Woods kids will explore their interests, learn social skills, and have fun! We offer Drama, Dance, Culinary Arts, Academics, Introductory Volleyball, Woodworking, and lots of free play! Private and group tutoring available all year. For more information call 917-283-8727.

COLD SPRING HARBOR FISH HATCHERY & AQUARIUM
1660 Route 25A, Cold Spring Harbor
516-692-6768
Email info@cshfishhatchery.org

Join us for a fun-filled hour of nature activities (fish feeding included). Using live animals, crafts, stories and games, we guide you and your little ones through nature adventures sure to last a lifetime. Juice and snack available to all participants. Ages 2-5 at the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium Pollywog Adventures program. Catch & Keep Trout Fishing-spaces available on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring your own fishing equipment or rent from the Hatchery. Call us for details and registration information for Pollywog Adventures and fishing.

COUNTRYSIDE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
354 Lakeville Road, lower level, Great Neck
516-466-8422
Email info@cmsgn.com

Countryside Montessori School was founded in 1998. We were founded with the aim of providing a high quality early childhood education based on the philosophy, methods, and techniques developed 100 years ago by educational pioneer and Nobel prize nominee Dr. Maria Montessori. Our children become responsible for their own learning and their own behavior. They learn to respect themselves and others. Everything in our school is designed to encourage and aid the child’s natural curiosity.

EYE LEVEL LEARNING CENTERS
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61 Hillside Ave.
Williston Park, NY
enopi.willi@gmail.com
(516) 747-7700
Brooklyn – Park Slope
150 4th ave.
Brooklyn, NY
slopeenrichment@gmail.com
(718) 494-1232
Brooklyn – Sheepshead Bay
1605 Voorhies ave.
Brooklyn, NY
brooklynenrichment@gmail.com
(718) 494-1232
Manhattan – Upper East Side
307 E. 84th st.
New York, NY
UESmanhattan@fastrackids.com
(212) 737-3344
Manhattan – Tribeca
104 Reade st.
New York, NY
info@rsprep.com
(212)-346-PREP (7737
Manhattan – East Village
437 E 12th st.
New York, NY
eastvillage@myeyelevel.com
(212) 260-8020


Many parents today are facing educational challenges and looking for answers to help their children succeed academically. Whether the immediate goal is for early learning, remedial education, or academic education, Eye Level is the answer. Eye Level offers math and English programs for ages 3-14. Our instructors tailor a curriculum by understanding the learning abilities of the student. With ongoing guidance of instructors, each student sets attainable goals and learns at a comfortable pace. With each success, the student grows more self-confident, self-motivated, and self-directed in the quest for knowledge.

EYE LEVEL NASSAU
Eye Level Hicksville
760 S. Broadway, Hicksville
516-597 5300
Eye Level Williston Park
61 Hillside Ave.
Williston Park
516-747-7700
Eye Level New Hyde Park
1 Jericho Turnpike
516-775-1000


Many parents today are facing educational challenges and looking for answers to help their children succeed academically. Whether the immediate goal is for early learning, remedial education, or academic advancement, Eye Level is the answer. Eye Level offers math and English programs for ages 3-14. Our instructors tailor a curriculum by understanding the learning abilities of the student. With ongoing guidance, each student will set attainable goals and learn at a comfortable pace. With each success, the student grows more self-confident, self-motivated, and self-directed in the quest for knowledge.

EYE LEVEL SUFFOLK

Many parents today are facing educational challenges and looking for answers to help their children succeed academically. Whether the immediate goal is for early learning, remedial education, or academic advancement, Eye Level is the answer. Eye Level offers math and English programs for ages 3-14. Our instructors tailor a curriculum by understanding the learning abilities of the student. With ongoing guidance, each student will set attainable goals and learn at a comfortable pace. With each success, the student grows more self-confident, self-motivated, and self-directed in the quest for knowledge.

FUSION ACADEMY WOODBURY
260 Crossways Park Drive, Suite A, Woodbury
516-364-5414

Fusion Academy Woodbury is a revolutionary, accredited, private middle and high school where positive relationships unlock academic potential. With one teacher and one student per classroom, Fusion teachers are able to personalize curriculum and teaching to students’ individual strengths and learning styles. Each campus includes a state-of-the-art recording studio, mixed-media art studio, and a Homework Café® where students complete all homework before going home. Connect with our campus by visiting fusionwoodbury.com.

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION - SATURDAY CLASSES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE AND PRECOLLEGIATE CAREER DISCOVERY INSTITUTE
516-463-7400, Jessica Dease, program director
Email jessica.dease@hofstra.edu

Saturday Classes for Young People wants your child to love learning. Our small classes provide individual attention and help encourage students' curiosity. Winter and summer programs are six-week, while spring and fall sessions run eight weeks. There are many classes to choose, including reading, math, writing, STEM/STEAM, cartooning, theater, art, video game development, Minecraft, and swimming. Your child will love learning on a “grown-up” college campus in first-rate facilities. For middle and high school students, we offer the Precollegiate Career Discovery Institute where they explore future jobs in many topics.

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY MUSEUM
112 Hofstra University, Hempstead
516-463-5672

Free family fun at the Hofstra University Museum! More than just a museum! Engage! Pick up an Art Quest in the exhibition, Romare Bearden: Storyteller and solve puzzles related to Bearden’s art. Discover! Borrow an activity-filled Let’s Explore Backpack to explore the outdoor sculpture and take home your own artwork. Funding provided by Bethpage Federal Credit Union. Enjoy! Become a detective and use The Great Art Caper to solve a mystery about the outdoor sculptures on campus. All activities are for children ages 5-12 with an adult companion.

HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTERS (LI)
656 Sunrise Highway, Baldwin
516-867-4041
607 E. Main St., Bay Shore
631-968-5100
79-81 Westbury Ave., Carle Place
516-747-5600
Elwood Shopping Center
1928B Jericho Turnpike, East Northport
631-462-8900
Phillips Plaza
639 Sunrise Highway, Lynbrook
516-568-1900
1506 Northern Blvd., Manhasset
516-365-4455
South Gate Shopping Center
49-34 Merrick Road, Massapequa Park
516-799-9500
Gateway Plaza
499-5 Sunrise Highway, Patchogue
631-289-4900
443 South Oyster Bay Road, Suite B, 2nd floor
Plainview
516-681-0400
Smithtown Shopping Center
8 Miller Place, Smithtown
631-360-0422


Huntington Learning Center is the premier tutoring and test prep provider for kindergarten to 12th grades. Founded in 1977, its mission is to give every student the best education possible. The company prides itself on personalized attention and proven results with individualized programs taught by certified teachers at accredited centers. Areas of instruction include phonics, reading, writing, vocabulary, math, science, ACT, SAT, PSAT, high school entrance exams, and state and other standardized exams. To learn more and locate a center near you, visit huntingtonhelps.com.

KIDVILLE WANTAGH
Kidville Wantagh
Willow Wood Shopping Center
1183 Wantagh Ave.,Wantagh
516-409-4558
kidville.com/wantagh


Enrollment is now open for our Kidville University 2018-2019 school year at Kidville Wantagh! This beginner separation preschool program for students 2-3.3 years, offers your little one a positive first school experience! Taught by a certified teacher, small student-to-teacher ratio, caring and creative teachers, and two hours of pure fun! Not potty trained, not a problem! Our three-hour program is sold out! Spots are limited in our two-hour program, Monday and Wednesday from 10am-12pm. Call to secure your spot today! 516-409-4558.

LIU POST CENTER FOR GIFTED YOUTH
LIU Post, Brookville
516-299-2160
Email vera.savino@LIU.EDU

The Long Island University program for gifted children was established in 1979 in response to the recognition of society’s special responsibilities for children with demonstrably superior intellectual ability. The LIU Center for Gifted Youth brings together two important elements of education for the gifted: extraordinary teachers recruited from leading schools in the metropolitan area; and university-level facilities. These factors, combined with an administrative and psychological team schooled in the needs of gifted children, give the program at LIU Post unique strengths in producing positive benefits for young people admitted to the program.

LONG ISLAND WHOLE CHILD ACADEMY
175 Wolf Hill Road, Melville
347-668-3676
Email info@liwholechild.org

After-school and weekend Enrichment Classes are open to gifted, twice exceptional, and all students. Flight Team: Become familiar with flying our professional-grade flight simulator. Martial Arts: Students use their bodies and sense of self through martial arts techniques, developing self-confidence, self-respect, social cognition skills, and muscle tone. Science of Magic: Learn the science behind magic tricks and perform your own. Makers Space: Create, plan, dig, and build, using a variety of materials and tools. Readers/Writers Workshop: Students create and wondrous stories from even our most reluctant readers and writers.

M.A.T.S.S. KIDS' GYM & EARLY CHILDCARE EDUCATION CENTER
2629 Grand Ave.
Bellmore
516-221-1330
171 Eileen Way
Syosset
516-496-7765


Infant, Toddler, and Separation classes bridge development to a comprehensive Early Childhood Education-Nursery School-Gym Program. After-school classes provide movement, gymnastics, sports, and enrichment instruction for on-site center children and community school-age children (7 months-12 years). Summer Day Camp, Holiday Mini-Camps, weekend birthday party and Friday “Kids’ Night Out” events provide a year-round place to play and celebrate! Full daycare available at our Syosset Center. Extended day available. Diapers welcome. Dedicated teachers and staff are N.Y.S-, CPR-, and First Aid-certified. Since 1985-A Rainbow of Programs to Play, Learn, and Grow!

MATHNASIUM LEARNING CENTERS
Five Towns
414 Central Ave., Cedarhurst
516-569-1500
Great Neck
11 Great Neck Road, Great Neck
516-482-MATH (6284)
Lynbrook
381 Sunrise Highway, Lynbrook
516-881-7997
New Hyde Park
810 Jericho Turnpike, New Hyde Park
516-616-MATH (6284)
Roslyn
217A Mineola Ave., Roslyn Heights
516-484-MATH (6284)


Mathnasium Learning Centers, the nation’s leading math-only learning center franchise with centers throughout Nassau County, specializes in teaching kids of all ages math in a way that makes sense to them. Students go to Mathnasium year-round to catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math. Our experienced math tutors utilize our proprietary teaching materials and techniques, The Mathnasium Method™, to deliver a customized learning plan designed to address each student's needs. Our instructional approach goes beyond traditional math tutoring to develop understanding and build a love for math.

READING/WRITING LEARNING CLINIC AT THE JOAN AND ARNOLD SALTZMAN COMMUNITY SERVICES CENTER OF HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY (THE)
131 Hofstra University, Hempstead
516-463-5805

Located at Hofstra University, the Reading/Writing Learning Clinic at the Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center is dedicated to providing literacy support to children and youth in a safe and supportive environment. The Clinic is committed to valuing students’ linguistic and cultural lives, which allows them to take risks and gain confidence as they move toward developing mature control of literacy skills. All classes are taught by New York state-certified teachers; individual or small group instruction is available. Evaluations are conducted by appointment only. Call 516-463-5805 for more information.

ROBOMINDTECH S.T.E.M. EDUCATION CENTER CREATIVITY, SCIENCE, ROBOTICS, CODING & L-E-G-O LEARNING FUN!
Nassau:
Great Neck Kids Center
25 Cuttermill Road #4, Great Neck
718-264-7626, 860-944-3654
robomindtech.com
robomindtech@gmail.com
Queens:
185-10 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows
718-264-ROBO (7626)
robomindtech.com
robomindtech@gmail.com


RoboMindTech is an award-winning STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education center that inspires young minds with practical learning. From robotics, coding, video game design, to Lego® creative play, we offer a variety of immersive kindergarten-eighth STEM after-school and summer programs all year long. Our experienced team also works with schools and groups to create off-site STEM programs and in-house field trips. Home to FIRST Lego® League and National World Robot Olympiad Champions. Call to RSVP for next open house!

ST. PATRICK YOUTH COMMUNITY
St. Patrick Church, Smithtown
631-360-0185
Email spyouth@optonline.net

St. Patrick's Youth Enrichment Center offers a kindergarten readiness program, and before- and after-school and care for children. Our center is a secure environment where children can learn and grow. Children ages 2-12 will have an option for morning, afternoon, or after-school hours. Challenging, timely activities on-site will provide your child with what they need to be a well-rounded, thoughtful student. St. Patrick's Youth Learning Center offers tutoring for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. SAT preparations, study skills, and Catholic High School entrance exams classes are offered.

STEPS TO SOCIALIZATION
13 South Bayles Ave., Port Washington
516-767-0266

Steps to Socialization was created by Evelyn Kashinsky, a parent of children with special needs, to help children who have difficulty socializing. Steps to Socialization is more than just a social skills program. We teach children how to think socially, step by step. Working in small groups of three to four students, we cover a variety of topics, including how to establish and maintain friendships and initiating and maintaining conversations.

SYLVAN LEARNING CENTERS OF MINEOLA AND HUNTINGTON
393 Jericho Turnpike, Mineola
516-743-9943
1160 E. Jericho Turnpike
Huntington
631-424-5600


Email sylvanlearning@optonline.net

At Sylvan of Huntington, every child’s learning plan is unique. Sylvan's diagnostic assessments help us to uncover your child's specific strengths and can enable us to create a plan just for them! If you are looking to enhance your child's skills in reading, writing, mathematics, or STEM concepts, then Sylvan is here to help. Our certified teachers are able to challenge your child in a number of ways unique to their specific skill set. Enrichment enables children to explore their talents and build confidence!

TAS NEW YORK – THEORY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
153 S. Broadway , Hicksville
1-888-827-8188
1915 Deer Park Ave.,
Deer Park, NY


Here education matters. The No. 1 learning center in New York. We offer after-school programs, private and group tutoring, kids and adult art classes, computer coding, SAT and ACT prep, Create and Meditate sessions, and summer camp! We believe that every student has a unique gift to share. Classes are geared towards providing a friendly environment to learn and excel. We offer classes on creativity and art to all ages. Meditation is an important ingredient in our programs to creatively engage your mind and build a rewarding learning environment. Call today!

TEMPLE SINAI OF ROSLYN RELIGIOUS SCHOOL
425 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights
516-621-8016
Email cantorelenaschwartz@mysinai.org

Finally, a Religious School your children will love! Temple Sinai Religious School is committed to providing families with the richest, most creative Jewish learning opportunities, in ways that are relevant to today’s young learners! We offer flexible models that fit the needs of our families, including options for children with special needs. All our programs deliver the perfect combination of Jewish learning and fun. Under the direction of Cantor-Educator Elena Schwartz, Temple Sinai Religious School prepares children to take an active role in the future of the larger Jewish Community.

VILLAGE EAST GIFTED - ENRICHMENT CENTER FOR THE GIFTED LEARNER
Village East Gifted of Huntington 33 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station
631-549-2313
Village East Gifted of Roslyn
216 Willis Ave., Roslyn Heights
631-549-2313


Email info@villageeastgifted.com

Village East Gifted® offers a highly-rigorous, academic enrichment program for gifted and talented students ages 2-16. Our curriculum is implemented using its patented teaching methodology with a strong emphasis on the perfection of the written word. VEG prepares its students at a very young age for the SAT, ACT, early college admissions, and accelerated degree programs. Its curriculum includes; vocabulary enrichment, etymology, Latin, writing and grammar, global studies, math, geography, study skills, STEAM, medical science, and creative problem solving. IQ scores of 130 or higher are required as well as teacher recommendations.

YMCA OF LONG ISLAND
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855-2YMCALI (962254)
Locations: Bay Shore, East Hampton, Glen Cove, Holtsville, Huntington, and Patchogue


Email tamar.simpson@ymcali.org

YMCA of Long Island works daily to improve lives through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Each year, we serve more than 65,000 people island-wide of all ages and backgrounds. Our locations in Bay Shore, East Hampton, Glen Cove, Huntington, Holtsville, and Patchogue provide programs and services for youth, teens, adults, and seniors including state-of-the-art fitness centers, group exercise classes, youth and teen programs, pristine pools, family activities, preschool, before- and after-school programs, and summer day camp for children ages 3-15 of all interests!


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