After School Programs

See below for more information about the various afterschool programs provided in partnership with YCS, including links and phone numbers. Registration is done through each individual program. If you have any questions please contact the programs directly or

Big Apple Sports

Big Apple Youth Sports offers a variety of sports themed programs designed for active students. The focus of these classes will be placed on teamwork, basic skills, sportsmanship, fair play, competition, and complete participation. BA practices and plays a large variety of sports and hold classes 5 days a week. For more information regarding the upcoming semester check out our website at or email us at For more immediate information you can also call us 212-987-9865/ or 212-987-9853

Wingspan Arts

Wingspan Arts offers semester-long afterschool activities that meet once a week. Club Wingspan is held on-site at YCS and operates on all full-length school days. Wingspan Arts is a not-for-profit corporation (Federal ID 13-4189808). The program is fully insured and professionally managed. Please visit their website at for class descriptions and online registration information. If you need further information please contact the Wingspan Arts Education Team at 212-586-2330 or by emailing

92nd Street Y

The 92Y After-School Programs begins each day at 3 pm and ends at 6 pm, Monday through Friday. Our staff of counselors and specialists provide a safe and fun-filled environment where children can always feel like they are home. For more information, please visit or call 212-415-5624.

Chess NYC

Chess NYC offers several different classes, based on your child’s skill and experience level on Tuesdays. For more information, please visit at or call 212-475-8130

Penguin City Swim

Penguin City Swim is Manhattan's top-rated swim school. We are best known for our experienced, professional instructors and our small class sizes. Penguin City Swim is proud to partner with Yorkville Community School (P.S. 151) for a special after-school swim program on Thursdays. This program offers children the opportunity to learn life-saving water safety skills and become better swimmers in a fun filled environment. For more information, please visit, give us a call at (917)-909-SWIM or email

iPiano Lab

iPianoLab is the fresh, fun way to learn piano or keyboard, right at school! iPianoLab sets up a portable keyboard lab with keyboard and headphones provided for each child enrolled. iPianoLab teaches all the keyboard basics in a fun way which starts simply but lets students play THEIR type of music, right from the first lessons! Students learn at their own pace, and online tutorials and learning games supplement the in-class instruction. Please visit their website at for registration and more information. If you need further assistance, please call 347-816-5193 or email

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center

At two Isaacs sites, P.S. 198 and our Community Center at 1792 First Avenue, children participate in a broad range of enriching activities within a safe, nurturing environment. With guidance from their group leaders — most of whom have come through the Isaacs Center ‘s youth programs — children decide on a topic for each semester. For more information, please visit or call 212-360-7625

Renascent Institute

Our purpose is to provide educational services that allow children and adults to experience learning success through the teaching of foreign languages across different subjects, while also becoming life-long learners and contributing members of our community. We will do this by supporting the education, nurturing a multicultural environment and strengthening social, emotional and intellectual areas. For more information, please visit or call (917) 805-1232