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An after school experience for every child

Sid Jacobson JCC Youth Department offers after school activities onsite at our East Hills Campus, at Guggenheim Elementary School in Port Washington Union Free School District, at Center Street, Denton Avenue and Searingtown School in Herricks Union Free School District. All programs share the same goals which are to provide safe, positive, fun after school experiences for all children.

Offsite After School Programs

Programs offered in Port Washington and Herricks are licensed by New York State Office of Children and Family Services. Each of our locations offers enrichment options and homework help daily. With flexible scheduling to meet your needs, no registration fee, and payment plans available these programs are the perfect option for your family.

Onsite After School Programs

The Youth Department at Sid Jacobson JCC offers after school activities for every child. Our offerings include classes in athletics and fitness, the arts, technology, and mind building. Working with specialists from the community we are able to bring you the most quality programming right here in our building! If you or your child are looking for a special class that you do not see listed all you have to do is ask and we would be happy to add it for you!

Enrichment activities at Sid Jacobson JCC give children the opportunity to have a unique after school experience. From spending time together on the bus from school to the JCC, to enjoying a snack, homework help, and recreational play, and then creatively expressing themselves in enrichment each child goes home with a sense of accomplishment. Our staff, teen volunteers, enrichment teachers and coaches work together to create a positive after school experience for every child.

Facts about our program

Did you know that we provide transportation with supervision from Roslyn School District, North Side School and Solomon Schechter Day School?

Did you know that from the moment you child walks off the bus at the JCC to the time that they are picked up, your child will be safely supervised?

Did you know that we offer homework help, as well as recreational activities such as playground time and games before classes begin?

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The Youth Department offers school-age children tons of options both at the JCC in East Hills as well as in our surrounding communities. By offering transportation from the Roslyn School District, The North Side School and Solomon Schechter Day School to the JCC, the Youth Department makes having after school fun, convenient and easy.

Grade K
Grades 1-2
Grades 3-5

Spring 2019 Enrichment Calendar

East Hills $80
Heights $80
Harbor Hill $80
North Side $95
Solomon Schechter $95


BASKETBALL WITH DARNELL – This class is geared towards players who have taken basketball classes before – continue to advance your skills.

BASKETBALL WITH COACH O’BRIEN – Coach O’Brien brings her experience to the JCC with drills and games to advance your skills at any level!

DANCE: JAZZ, TAP + LYRICAL BALLET – Tap, spin and twirl to the music! Learn stylistic and energetic choreography to take home with you at the end of each session.

FLAG FOOTBALL WITH UNLIMITED SPORTS – Learn the basics of football through various drills, including throwing, field positioning and running plays!

HOCKEY WITH UNLIMITED SPORTS – Learn the art of stick-handling, positioning, scoring and game plays.

LACROSSE WITH CHECKMATE – Learn the fundamentals of lacrosse, with drills and games.

PHL WITH MELISSA LEVINE –  An exciting, action-packed program of fun and fitness, featuring cardio, strength, flexibility and endurance training!

SLAM DUNK BASKETBALL WITH UNLIMITED SPORTS – Learn the essentials of basketball, including dribbling, court positioning and running plays.

SOCCER WITH UNLIMITED SPORTS – Master the fundamentals of soccer, including dribbling, positioning, scoring and game plays.

TAE COLE TAE KWON DO – Tae Cole of Albertson teaches the basics in a fun and exciting way that inspires you to continue on the journey.

US OPEN TENNIS WITH SPORTIME – Learn the fundamentals of tennis by utilizing special equipment and shorter court dimensions all tailored to age and size.

YOGA WITH ROBIN – Connect with your body and soothe your mind in this class that exposes you to deeper tenets of the ancient healing practice in a fun way!


ART WITH ABRAKADOODLE – Focus on innovation with activities that will develop your creativity, imagination, technique skills, vocabulary and more!

CLAY CREATIONS – Express your creativity by using different kinds of clay to make cool projects.

THE ART OF CRAFT III – Explore intricate and advanced craft work. Our projects are works of art that can be beautifully displayed and appreciated by everyone.


ENGINEERING – Explore concepts of engineering and mechanics like harnessing the power of water, and discover designs that help make us make the impossible, possible!

PLAY-WELL LEGOS – Lego-inspired engineering classes for kids.

SCIENCE EXPLORERS WITH THE SCIENCE MUSEUM OF LI – From mixing chemical reactions to interacting with live animals, this class will enrich any young scientist’s mind.


CHESS NUTS – Chess gives you concentration, strategy skills, self-esteem and confidence, while also being fun and challenging.

SPANISH IMMERSION WORKSHOP – Music, movement, games, arts and crafts, stories and circle tile are among the activities in every class that make it easy to naturally acquire Spanish!

Grade K
Grades 1-2
Grades 3-5

Fall 2018 Enrichment Calendar

East Hills $80
Heights $80
Harbor Hill $80
North Side $95



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Online registration for our spring on-site after-school enrichments is open!

Grade K
Grades 1-2
Grades 3-5

Looking for more information about our programs?

Lindsay Berez, Director of Youth Services + Camp Jacobson Director, 516-484-1545 ext. 118,

Catie Kennely-Margolies, Youth Coordinator, 516-484-1545 ext. 174,

Kimberly Vukov, Youth Coordinator, 516-484-1545 ext. 131,

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