Daily After School Programs
Please check out the Q300 Sponsored After School Services on the Q300 School Site through the links below:
- Lower Division: http://www.q300.org/elementary_after_school.html
- Upper Division: http://www.q300.org/middle_school_afterschool.html
Links to the after-school program websites
- Serious Fun: http://seriousfunnyc.org/
Information on tuition can be found on their site. SeriousFun hold their after school program with PS 17, our co-located school. Dismissal from SeriousFun is at 5:45. See the sample schedule at http://seriousfunnyc.org/classes/ and the list of activities at https://seriousfunnyc.asapconnected.com/#CourseIndex (select your grade and choose PS17 for location).
- NY Chess Kids: http://www.nychesskids.com
NY Chess Kids run an after school chess program for Q300 students. The schedule is available on their online registration page. The chess after school program is filled with exciting challenges and successful learning for students of all levels. Students are divided according to their skill levels (beginner, intermediate, and advanced, depending on enrollment). NYChessKids also offers weekend tournaments (https://www.nychesskids.com/q300-tournaments) and online chess matches (https://www.nychesskids.com/online-chess) for both after-school and non-after-school children. Contact: Saudin Robovic (212-414-4130 / email@example.com / online chat at https://www.nychesskids.com from 8:30am-1:00pm daily). Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/nychesskids. Twitter: https://twitter.com/nychesskids.
- Global Kids: https://globalkids.org/our-programs/
Recent announcements about the after school programs
NYChessKids will start the in-person program at Q300 (Lower Division) from September 29, 2021. The program is scheduled from 2:30pm-5:30pm on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. The online registration form will become available at https://www.nychesskids.com/q300-elementary-school on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. For inquiries, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration for SeriousFun (after school @ Lower Division) has started for 2021-2022. Their in-person after school programs will begin on Monday, September 20th, 2021.
An update from Serious Fun for the after school program in Fall 2021 (@ Lower Division). As of today (Thursday, September 2, 2021), Serious Fun is planning to a virtual program between Monday, September 13 and Friday, September 17, 2021. They are hoping to run the in-person program from Monday, September 20, 2021.
An announcement from NYChessKids about the after school program in Fall 2021. NYChessKids is hoping to offer an after school chess program at Q300 Lower Division in Fall 2021. This is still tentative, pending DOE regulations. If approved, the program would run 2:20-5:30pm Wednesday – Friday. This after school program is fee-based. Note: there will […]
Q300 Chess Team is participating in the Greater NYC Scholastic Championship on Jan 30-31, 2021. See https://www.q300chess.com/event-schedule/ and https://www.gnyscc.com for more information. For more information about the Q300 Chess Team, go to http://q300pta.org/q300-chess-team/.
The Q300 chess team had their Fall home tournament with a record attendance of 140 participants including 50 from Q300. Congratulations to Landon Koh, a Q300 2nd grader, tied for first in the Open section, beating a number of strong kids and adults. Also, the Q300 chess team will take part in the online nationals […]
For 6th-8th grade families, Global Kids is starting its online after school programming, starting today September 10th at 3pm! Students may start today (for the kick off party), and enrollment forms will be sent out by the end of the week. Enrollment is open and ongoing throughout the year. Please email Andrea Canova for more […]
Here is the latest update about the after school programs at Q300 (as of Thursday, September 10, 2020). Serious Fun has shared information regarding virtual programming and an in person one for remote learners. Click here for more information: VIRTUAL: Serious Fun will begin registration for its all virtual programs, Launch Math + Science or […]
SeriousFun is tentatively planning to offer two options in Fall 2020: one completely virtual program available to all families, and one in person program for students who are doing 100% remote learning. Enrollment/Applications will be available September 1, 2020. Families with credits on account can use their credits towards the cost for either program. Virtual […]
NYChessKids offers an online after school program in Fall 2020. For more information, see https://www.nychesskids.com/online-fall-program or contact Saudin Robovic at email@example.com. Also, NYChessKids offers a hardship scholarship to anyone affected by COVID-19; please contact contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info as well. Schedule: Monday to Friday 3:00pm – 3:45pm: Beginners 3:45pm – 4:30pm: Intermediate 4:30pm – […]