PS 56 offers several on-site After school programs, and several local programs pick up students from the school.

After School Programs at PS 56

  • Kids Orbit – full scale after school program through 6 PM. Kids Orbit supervises homework and offers a variety of enrichment activities ranging from yoga and sports to art, music and drama.
  • Soccer Shots – Soccer classes offered at PS 56 on Monday afternoons.
  • Piano School of NYC – Small group classes offered to grades K – 5 at PS 56 on Thursday afternoons.

Teacher led programs

  • Chess Club – Mr. Keys holds beginner and advanced chess throughout the year. Check out our events calendar for the dates! Contact Mr. Keys to learn more.
  • Dance Club – Ms. Swan holds a dance club throughout the year. Check out our events calendar for the dates! Contact Ms. Swan to learn more.
  • Academic Intervention

Programs that Pick-up from PS 56