top of page

After School Programs

PS 56 offers a mix of onsite after school programming, led by staff and local organizations within the building, and partners with a number of programs who pick-up from the school and provide offsite programming at a range of locations. All options are listed below.

 

Parents are encouraged to share new programming ideas and suggestions with the PTA board: afterschoolprograms@ps56k.org

Onsite Programs at PS 56

PXL_20210820_144742952-1024x576.jpg
Trailblazers

Monday-Friday, Monday/Tuesday or Thursday/Friday

2:30-5:45pm

Pre-K through 5th

9/18 - 6/21

IMG_2310.JPG
PS 56 After School

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Dismissal until 4:30pm, Extended care available until 6pm

All Grades
Spring Session: 4/3 - 6/21

Students can choose from a variety of onsite activities, including art, chess, photography, soccer, theater, and more. Class offerings vary by day and grade. Visit registration link below for full programming list, prices, and availability.

home-piano-lessons-banner.jpg
The Anselmo Academy of Music / Piano

Mondays
Group 1: Grades K-1, 2:40pm (30 - 60 min class)
Group 2: Grades 2-5 (Trailblazers students only, instructor will 

pick students up and return to Trailblazers program)

9/18 - 12/11

Screenshot 2023-08-06 at 3.07.42 PM.png
Girl Scouts

Mondays

2:30 - 4:00pm 

Pre-K through 5th

Our troops are:​​

  • 2125 - Daisies (Grade K, 1)

  • 2843 - Brownies (Grades 2, 3)

  • 2246 - Juniors (Grades 4, 5)

Register online, or contact Troop Leader Ms. Natalie Johnson at 347-661-8929.  Registration fee $25

117159665_3764442050239073_4674101775010207602_n.jpg
Soccer Shots

Mondays

2:40 - 3:25pm 

Pre-K + K

1/8 - 3/11

Tuesdays

2:40 - 3:25pm 

1st + 2nd grade

1/9 - 3/12

Offsite Programs that Pick Up from PS 56

IMG_7441.jpg
Robotic S.T.E.A.M.

Monday-Friday

2:30 - 5:30pm

Ages 4 and up

1/8 - 3/29

Brooklyn Center for the Arts

Monday - Friday

2:30 - 6:00pm

Pre-K through 5th

Rolling open admission throughout the year. For more information, contact Brooklyncfa@gmail.com

IMG_2321.jpg
Brooklyn Doodles

Monday - Friday

2:30 - 5:30pm

Ages 3 - 5

1/2 - 3/28

DSC00038.jpg
Sweat F.C.

Fridays
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Age 5+

Starts 1/5

Screen Shot 2023-08-17 at 2.17.00 PM.png
NYC Girls S.C.

Mondays

3:00 - 4:30pm
Ages 5+

9/11 - 11/13

ARY+Guitar+Edit_edited.jpg
Brooklyn Music School

Monday - Thursday

2:40 - 4:30pm

Ages 5 - 11

9/7 - 1/25

Art Shack

Thursdays

1/8 - 6/14

3:00 - 5:00pm

Ages 5-9 or 10 -14

Winter Session Registration Opens Monday 11/20 at 2pm

Email Dini Dixon at dini@artshackbrooklyn.org with questions.

Screenshot 2023-08-06 at 3.18.15 PM.png
Broken Bones Skate Club

Mondays & Wednesdays

2:30-5:30pm 

1/8 - 6/24 or 1/3 - 6/12

Transport via bus to local skatepark, then back to school for 5:30pm pickup

PAL-Carnival_428.jpg
Police Athletic League

Monday - Friday
9/18 - 6/14

2:30 - 6:30pm
Grades K-5th

To register, e-mail wynn@palnyc.net or call 718-789-1497

gymstars.png
Gymstars

Monday & Thursday

2:40 - 4:15pm/5:30pm

12 weeks from 1/8 - 3/28
Ages 4-10

Classes held at Greene Hill School (39 Adelphi St)

bottom of page