School Holiday Camps

Winter, Midwinter and Spring Recess
Election Day, Veteran's Day, and Chancellor's Day

We provide full-day coverage for K-5 graders from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm during school breaks in December, February and April, as well as the single day closures of Election Day, Veteran's Day, Chancellor's Day, and Snow Days.

Our holiday camps are open to children from all schools, and take place at P.S. 89, where we have a full gym, theater, cafeteria, schoolyard, art room, dance studio, library and classrooms, filled with our friendly and familiar staff. All grades will swim every day at our Downtown Community Center.

Program Information
  • Drop-off: P.S./I.S. 89 between 8:30 and 9:00 AM*
  • Pick-up: P.S./I.S. 89 between 5:00 and 5:30 PM *
  • Anyone picking up your child must be listed on your application and present photo ID.
  • Please send your child to the camp with a bag lunch, sneakers and gym-appropriate clothes, as well as a bathing suit and towel and goggles (optional).

 *Due to Voting at PS89, the Election Day camp will pick-up and drop-off
at the Downtown Community Center, 120 Warren Street.

Tuition for Each Session 
1 to 3 days: $100 per day
4 or more days: $85 per day

Please make all schedule changes at least one week prior to the start of camp. There are no refunds for unused or cancelled days. Payment must be sent with your registration form. There is no registration fee.

Contact Information
To sign up for the program, please go to Registration.

Manhattan Youth Office: (212) 766-1104 x265 or email Constance Tarbox for schedule changes prior to the start of camp.

Manhattan Youth at P.S./I.S. 89: (212) 571-2392 to speak with the Program Director during the Holiday Camp Session.


November 4

November 11

December 29 - Jan 2

February 16 - 20

April 3 - 10

June 4