There are tons and tons of options for kids’ extra curriculars, from academic enrichment to athletics, to social programs and more. So how can parents in Staten Island make the right after-school choices for their kids? Check out this article on our sister site, New York Family, for tips from experts on making the right decision when it comes to your kids’ afterschool activities and extra curricular programs.
If you’re looking for ideas, here’s some of our favorite programs in Staten Island for you to consider.
Staten Island Afterschool and Extra Curricular Activities
1000 Richmond Terrace, 10301
Art Lab, offers a variety of visual art classes for children, starting with pre-k ages 3-5, and on through teens. Come to Art Lab’s Annual Open House on Saturday, September 10 for free demos and mini-classes and find yourself at Art Lab this fall!
10 Akron Street, 10314
Center Stage Dance Company creates a fun, hard-working, all-inclusive space where young dancers can strengthen their technique and grow as artists. A wide variety of classes are offered in different genres for different age groups, so visit them today to find your perfect fit!
1409 Richmond Ave., 10314
19 Saint Mary’s Ave., 10305
57 Page Ave., 10309
With a welcoming and vibrant community DEA Music & Art offers opportunities for students of all ages to get involved in creative endeavors. DEA offers a wide range of programs in music, visual and performing arts all taught by professional musicians and creators. Get started with a free trial class and unlock your child’s inner potential.
1409 Richmond Ave., 10314
1461 Hylan Blvd., 10305
Eye Level NY utilizes an individualized, systematic program that caters to all abilities regardless of age or grade level so that parents can be confident about where their child’s education will lead them. Offering programs in both English and math. Parents can enroll for a free assessment to get started.
1466 Manor Road
JCC’s Explorers After School program aims to educate the whole child through activities that stimulate the mind, body and spirit. Explorers offer homework help, fitness and STEAM activities. Inclusion opportunities available; interview required for enrollment. The JCC also offers additional after school programs, including sports, aquatics and music.
Lions Kids Club
Held at Monsignor Farrell HS
2900 Amboy Road, 10308
Lions Kids Club is a USA Wrestling Chartered youth wrestling program for boys and girls k-8th grade. Instruction focuses on folkstyle wrestling, sportsmanship and physical fitness. Their goal is to build young wrestlers up to reach their full potential on and off the mat. Free trial classes from September 5-9.
3896 Richmond Ave., 10312
Master Curry Karate Jujutsu is a family-run school focused on giving the most well-rounded Martial Arts training in NYC. A Fighting Champion inducted into multiple Hall of Fames, Master Curry brings a life of experience as well as 20 years of law enforcement to the class.
1600 Hylan Blvd, 10305
When it comes to family fun, there’s no place like Rab’s. In addition to the bowling alley, lounge, party rooms, great food, and pro shop, they offer something every community needs – a place for people to get away from their everyday lives and have fun with friends and family.
358 Forest Ave., 10301
Spotlight Theatre provides an innovative performing arts experience to young actors and artists. Participants enroll in theater productions of Broadway musicals, workshops of original works and theater arts classes. Spotlight Theatre aims to enrich the lives of young people and their families through live productions and high-quality entertainment, and to provide formal education in the performing arts.
2800 Victory Blvd., 10314
The Staten Island Community Tennis Center offers six outdoor and six indoor air conditioned courts for your year round tennis needs. Private and group programs are available for all ages. Their pro shop can help you with all equipment, racquets, sneakers and racquet repair.
3080 Arthur Kill Road, 10309
The Staten Island Skating Pavilion is a year-round indoor ice-skating facility that has been serving this community for over 25 years. In the spirit of teamwork, safety and sportsmanship, SISP provides high quality programs to teach and support the sports of ice hockey, figure skating and other ice-related activities for people of all ages and abilities.