PS 15 has a number of internal clubs that take place after school hours:
PS 15 Chorus/Musical
Good Shepherd is our community partner for extended day programming for students in grades 1-5. Enrollment is no-cost and by lottery. They also run evening and weekend programs at PS 15. For more information, call (718) 522-6910.
PS 15 PTA/FTF After Care offers after school programming with their partner, FtF, 5 days per week in school from 2:30 to 6 pm. This is a fee-based program on a sliding scale. Need based scholarships are also available. For more information call (347)781-4043 or visit the PTA office.
Dear PS 15 Parents Welcome and thank you for signing up for PS 15’s 2019-2020 aftercare program, in partnership with Hassan Blandford of First To Fifth (FTF), a vendor with the department of education, to provide daily aftercare to children from Pre-K to 5th Grade. Aftercare will be available from September 6 until June 19. Parents can sign up for the entire week of care, or for a particular day or combination of days.
Here are the fees: Aftercare: 2:25 – 4:30…………………....……… $25/day Extended Care: 2:25 – 6:00…………….……… $30/day Cora Pick-up + Extended Care….……………. $25/day Drop-in care (until 6 p.m.)…………….……...…. $35/day Drop-in Punch card…………………………......…. $320/10 drop-in days (expires June 19, 2020)
There will be three seasons of care: Fall, Winter, and Spring.
Fall Trimester* September 5 – December 23 (Pre-K and Kindergarten start September 6) *Extra-curricular activities will begin in October, the fall trimester (In other trimesters, extra-curricular classes will begin immediately.)
Winter Trimester (Includes Midwinter Recess and Spring Recess) January 2 - April 8
Spring Trimester April 20 – June 19
The afternoon will begin with a snack and open play/homework time. Students will also have a chance to play outside- weather permitting. After recess/snack, there will be extra-curricular activities led by FTF staff, PS 15 staff or guest teaching artists, including movement, visual arts, sports, cooking, gamification, and martial arts. Enrichment activities happen between 3:00-4:00 p.m. Sample Schedule:
2:30 - 3:15 Snacks, homework help. Outdoor play weather permitting. (Free hot supper available) 3:15 - 4:15 Extra-curricular activity, according to daily schedule 4:15 - 4:30 Clean-up and first dismissal 4:30 - 5:30 Counselor-led Extended Day Activity (e.g. games, arts & crafts, sports, storytime) 5:30 – 6:00 Clean-up and final dismissal
Daily Fees: $25/day for 4:30 p.m. pick-up $30/day for 6:00 p.m. pick-up
Registration Fee: $10.00 for season or $30 for the year. (Registration fee is charged once per school year)
Deposit/Payment policies: You may choose to either pay the entire fee at the time you enroll, or pay in two equal monthly installments. The first installment is due at registration, as a deposit.
Late Payment Fees: If you have not paid the entire fee at the time of enrollment, each payment is due at the time of enrollment with the option for paying in installments. There is a $15 fee for late payments.
Late Pick-up Fees: If you pick up your child after 6pm, you will be charged $10 and after 6:30, $20.If you are going to be late, please call Hassan Blandford at 347-351-9023 (late fees still apply.)
Scholarships and financial aid are available but limited. Please download the form located on this website (available now, or contact PS15aftercare@gmail.com. Forms can be sent electronically to the same address or left in the PS15 Aftercare mailbox located in the main office. Forms for PS15 Aftercare will also be available in the Parent Coordinator’s Office.
HOW TO SIGN UP
Sign-up and registration will be available online at ps15aftercare.jumbula.com Paper applications are available at the PS 15 main office, Parent Coordinators office and the PTA office. Please contact Hassan Blandford at: email@example.com or call: 347-351-9023
We are excited about this program and looking forward to a great school year! Feedback from parents, caregivers, and teaching staff is welcomed, and can be delivered to the PTA at: firstname.lastname@example.org