Welcome - At the end of the school day, classroom teachers dismiss all students registered for our program directly to our staff, who greet students with a healthy snack and a smile. Students eat and socialize with friends, decompressing from the school day and gearing up for after-school.

Class Time - The sports, arts and enrichment classes that you select when enrolling your child in the program are taught by certified teachers, teaching artists and activity specialists. These classes usually take place from 3:30 - 4:40 PM and 4:40 - 5:50 PM.

Homework and Choice Time - Before and after classes, students choose from a list of structured and open play activities, led by our Group Leaders. These activities include: study lab,  gym sports, yard play, indoor games, arts & crafts, music and more. You may choose to replace daily Choice Time with an additional class as an "add-on."

See below for our daily class offerings:

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Monday Classes

  • Ballet (Grade K– 1)
  • Chess (Grade K– 1)
  • Fun With Science (Grade K– 1)
  • Superhero Club (Grade K– 1)
  • Arts & Crafts (Grade K– 5)
  • Chess: Tournament Prep (Grade K– 5)
  • Basketball (Grade 2–3)
  • Improv Theater (Grade 2–3)
  • Mad Scientist (Grade 2–3)
  • Basketball (Grade 4–5)
  • LEGO Robotics (Grade 4–5)
  • Portfolio Art (Grade 4–5)
Grade K– 1

Ballet

An introduction to ballet vocabulary and technique. Students develop strength, alignment, musicality, and the grace that is inherent in the form. Dancers in our ballet classes are prominently featured in each semester's dance performance.

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Grade K– 1

Chess

Never mind that chess is a great exercise for the mind that increases math and literacy abilities. Chess is a great game, and kids love it! We offer beginner, intermediate and advanced chess classes, as well as an annual tournament for students in our Manhattan Youth programs.

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Grade K– 1

Fun With Science

Students conduct hands-on experiments with materials from everyday life. A combination of kitchen and eath science, Students will work on projects including plants and animals, the solar system, balls and ramps, paper airplanes, rockets, weather systems.

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Grade K– 1

Superhero Club

Students invent their own superheroes: complete with unique superpowers, original alter egos, handmade capes and costumes, cartoons, skits, stories and more! The class explores a variety of stories and comics, while learning about all kinds of superheroes to figure out what it takes to become one.

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Grade K– 5

Arts & Crafts

Students end the day with relaxing arts and crafts for all ages.
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Grade K– 5

Chess: Tournament Prep

Students who are ready for a challenge take their skills to the next level preparing to compete in tournaments.
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Grade 2–3

Basketball

Students learn basketball skills, good sportsmanship, and sense of team spirit. Players are divided into groups based on experience and skill level. Each class session includes a lesson filled with drills and a game or scrimmage. 

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Grade 2–3

Improv Theater

Using games, quirky characters and ideas from the audience, students will learn the technique of building "short form" scenes on the spot.
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Grade 2–3

Mad Scientist

Students conduct amazing experiments that snap, crackle, pop, ooze, crash and boom!
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Grade 4–5

Basketball

Students learn basketball skills, good sportsmanship, and sense of team spirit. Players are divided into groups based on experience and skill level. Each class session includes a lesson filled with drills and a game or scrimmage. 

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Grade 4–5

LEGO Robotics

Teams of students will build, test, and program an autonomous robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS software to solve a set of missions on an obstacle course, getting familiar with the technology used at citywide competitions. The FIRST LEGO League challenges kids to think like scientists and engineers. To learn more about the LEGO robotics program, please visit www.usfirst.org.

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Grade 4–5

Portfolio Art

Throughout the year, students will develop a diverse body of work, including drawings, painting, print making, and collage.
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Tuesday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC Cookies Around The World (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Green Science (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Dance: Jazz/Pop (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Ceramics Adventure (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC World Drummers (Grade K– 2)
  • Creative Drama (Grade K– 1)
  • LEGO Projects & Construction (Grade K– 1)
  • Tennis (Grade K– 1)
  • Minecraft (4:40pm) (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Chemistry Lab (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC MY Runway Project (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Ceramic Masters (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Intro to 3D Modeling (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Iron Chef (Grade 2–4)
  • DCC Green Science (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC World Drummers (Grade K– 2)
  • Minecraft (Grade 2–3)
  • Soccer (Grade 2–3)
  • Studio Art (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC MY Runway Project (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds (Grade 4–5)
  • Hip Hop (Grade 4–5)
  • Soccer (Grade 4–5)
  • Cooking (Grade 4–5)
  • Cheer Squad (4:40pm) (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Girls Only Self-Defense (Jiu-Jitsu) (4:40) (Grade 3–5)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade K– 1

DCC Cookies Around The World

A real treat with recipes from Celtic Knot cookies, Egyptian Palace Bread, Argentina's Alfajores (Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies), to France's Madeleines plumped with vanilla custard filling, and Italy's tiny Strufoli balls! Cookies have been around since 7th century Persian times spreading from Persia throughout Europe along trade routes since they were so portable and delicious. This carefully designed class will take your child on a journey, with a tradition behind each cookie.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Green Science

Students will learn all about ecosystems and how we can preserve them. From worm composting and recycling to green energy and sustainable power, students will explore how the world works, and what it will take to keep it going! Upper grades will participate in service projects at their schools and in the community.
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Grade K– 2

DCC Dance: Jazz/Pop

Pop Jazz is a fun, upbeat dance style that is guaranteed to make your child feel high-spirited and confident. It combines the traditional jazz technique mastered by the greats like Bob Fosse and Jerome Robbins and gives it some hip hop flare using today's favorite pop songs. East semester culminates in a spectacular production featuring all 25 Manhattan Youth dance classes.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Ceramics Adventure

Introduce your child to the world of ceramics! Develop motor skills and learn creative problem solving through projects aimed at stimulating imagination and creativity. Projects range from animal themed sculptures, making a new favorite cup or bowl, figurative work and more!

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Grade K– 2

DCC World Drummers

Students will explore music and percussion from a new country every month, including Ghana and Guinea West Africa, Cuba, Brazil, India, Israel, Turkey, and the United States. Not only will we learn about the music of these countries, but many aspects of their cultures as well!
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Grade K– 1

Creative Drama

An introduction to the theater. Children develop their talents through role playing, theater games, songs and storytelling.
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Grade K– 1

LEGO Projects & Construction

Kids will receive daily challenges of structures to build with Legos. There will also be time for students to explore on their own and in small groups, building creations of their own invention.

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Grade K– 1

Tennis

Students will learn the basics of tennis in a fun, active and supportive team environment!

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Grade 2–5

Minecraft (4:40pm)

Students will gather in a Minecraft server and have adventures that involve exploration, setting collaborative goals, and challenges, all while learning to play. This class encourages team play in an open world virtual environment where resources are limited. The students will be challenged to build bases for their teams, hold their own against monster hordes, and to thrive as a community.

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Grade 3–5

DCC Chemistry Lab

The science lab at the Downtown Community Center will be bubbling with curiosity as young scientists examine the curious reactions that everyday materials have when they combine or change state. This class will emphasize the fun of experimentation, while teaching the complexities of all matter, right down to the atomic level. Pick-up is at the Downtown Community Center at 5:50pm.
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Grade 2–3

DCC MY Runway Project

Students will sketch fashion figures, design fabrics, and create full lines of clothing, producing their own style books. Students will work toward an end of semester Fashion show featuring the design pieces they've worked on.
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Grade 3–5

DCC Ceramic Masters

For students who have experience working in clay and have basic skills, this class is a chance to work independently or collaborate with the guidance of a professional ceramic artist. Students will work with the teacher to develop ideas and strategies, plan their own projects and set their own goals. This class includes working on the potter's wheel, and making functional hand built ceramics, as well as non-functional sculptural ceramic art.

Click here to register.

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Grade 2–3

DCC Intro to 3D Modeling

This class will start in TinkerCad, an Autodesk software accessible through a browser, to teach 3D modeling basics such as sketching, sculpting, textures and prototyping. This class may lead your child into 3D printing their finished project for use in Augmented Reality. Upper level students can move on to tools Maya or Mudbox.
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Grade 2–4

DCC Iron Chef

Knives down, plates up! Inspired by the popular TV show, this engaging cooking class will teach your child the best culinary techniques to cook efficiently with flavor and a little competition. Each week, students will be given a challenging concept and ingredient mix to prepare into a delicious dish. The winners will be chosen by the kids in our Friday Night program. Let the games begin!
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Grade K– 2

DCC Green Science

Students will learn all about ecosystems and how we can preserve them. From worm composting and recycling to green energy and sustainable power, students will explore how the world works, and what it will take to keep it going! Upper grades will participate in service projects at their schools and in the community.
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Grade K– 2

DCC World Drummers

Students will explore music and percussion from a new country every month, including Ghana and Guinea West Africa, Cuba, Brazil, India, Israel, Turkey, and the United States. Not only will we learn about the music of these countries, but many aspects of their cultures as well!
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Grade 2–3

Minecraft

Students will gather in a Minecraft server and have adventures that involve exploration, setting collaborative goals, and challenges, all while learning to play. This class encourages team play in an open world virtual environment where resources are limited. The students will be challenged to build bases for their teams, hold their own against monster hordes, and to thrive as a community.

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Grade 2–3

Soccer

Kids will learn the basic rules, skills, and sportsmanship to help improve their soccer game. All levels welcome!
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Grade 2–3

Studio Art

Our multidisciplinary art classes offer students a chance to explore different media from drawing and painting to collage and sculpture. Projects are selected to provide inspiration for free expression and to develop specific skills.Exploring drawing, painting, sculpting, printmaking and other methods through age-appropriate structured projects and free exploration, students have fun while learning the basic fundamentals of art.
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Grade 4–5

DCC MY Runway Project

Students will sketch fashion figures, design fabrics, and create full lines of clothing, producing their own style books. Students will work toward an end of semester Fashion show featuring the design pieces they've worked on.
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Grade 4–5

DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds

In this class, students learn the basics of level design, computational thinking, and storytelling by creating different worlds in Minecraft. Students start to use Minecraft as a design tool, and build spaces with intent, while learning to consider both the aesthetics and function of the worlds they create! This introductory class is designed to teach your child the basics of coding, 3D modeling and computer environments using concepts such as sketching prototyping, level design, mathematics and environmental storytelling.
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Grade 4–5

Hip Hop

A high-energy, intense class for dancers of all experience levels. The dance studio will be hopping to today's pop stars as students learn individual and teamwork skills that evolve into polished dance numbers. All students participate in a Manhattan Youth dance performance at the end of each semester

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Grade 4–5

Soccer

Kids will learn the basic rules, skills, and sportsmanship to help improve their soccer game. All levels welcome!
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Grade 4–5

Cooking

Our young chefs learn essential kitchen skills, from measuring and converting fractions to slicing and chopping to sauteing and plating. We develop and encourage nutritious food choices while working together to prepare snacks and meals. Every class ends with a delicious treat!

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Grade 2–5

Cheer Squad (4:40pm)

A co-ed school spirit squad that performs step routines and builds audience involvement at basketball games and other school events.

Students in cheer squad will learn and practice a variety of cheers that build strength, coordination, and teamwork.

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Grade 3–5

DCC Girls Only Self-Defense (Jiu-Jitsu) (4:40)

Taught by a UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation professional fighter, Girls Only Self-Defense teachings revolve around functional, effective self-defense—all the while maintaining an upbeat and encouraging environment. In this class, girls will not only learn the basic fundamentals of Jiu-Jitsu but also the importance of maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle. 

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Wednesday Classes

  • Studio Art (Grade K– 1)
  • Cooking (Grade K– 1)
  • Soccer (Grade K– 1)
  • Tap Dance (Grade K– 1)
  • D.I.Y. Crafting (Grade K– 5)
  • Chess: Tournament Prep (Grade K– 5)
  • Chess (Grade 2–3)
  • Track & Field (Grade 2–5)
  • Fashion Design (Grade 2–5)
  • Homework Help (Grade 2–5)
  • Filmmaking (Grade 4–5)
Grade K– 1

Studio Art

Our multidisciplinary art classes offer students a chance to explore different media from drawing and painting to collage and sculpture. Projects are selected to provide inspiration for free expression and to develop specific skills.Exploring drawing, painting, sculpting, printmaking and other methods through age-appropriate structured projects and free exploration, students have fun while learning the basic fundamentals of art.
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Grade K– 1

Cooking

Our young chefs learn essential kitchen skills, from measuring and converting fractions to slicing and chopping to sauteing and plating. We develop and encourage nutritious food choices while working together to prepare snacks and meals. Every class ends with a delicious treat!

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Grade K– 1

Soccer

Kids will learn the basic rules, skills, and sportsmanship to help improve their soccer game. All levels welcome!
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Grade K– 1

Tap Dance

Tap Dance is a fun, upbeat dance style that is guaranteed to make your child feel high-spirited and confident. Each semester culminates in a spectacular production featuring all 25 Manhattan Youth dance classes.

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Grade K– 5

D.I.Y. Crafting

Children let their imaginations run free as they explore and experiment using clay, paint, found objects and other unusual materials to create their own masterpiece. This open ended class provides different stations with various art materials to help bring your child's vision to life!
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Grade K– 5

Chess: Tournament Prep

Students who are ready for a challenge take their skills to the next level preparing to compete in tournaments.
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Grade 2–3

Chess

A fun way for your child to engage his or her mind while learning a timeless strategy game. All levels are welcome.
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Grade 2–5

Track & Field

Run like the wind in this fun fitness club! Children will learn all the basic elements of a track and field competition, including sprints, middle and long distance running, long jumps, shot put and relay races.

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Grade 2–5

Fashion Design

Students will sketch fashion figures, design fabrics, and create full lines of clothing, producing their own style books.
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Grade 2–5

Homework Help

We offer a formal Homework Club, as a class choice for students who need extra help focusing on their assignments. 

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Grade 4–5

Filmmaking

In this hands-on class, young filmmakers will conceptualize stories and bring them to life. Students will learn how to handle and use camera equipment, basic short composition, direction, collaboration and basic editing skills in order to turn their story ideas into short films.

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Thursday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC Splashball (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Animal Science (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Ceramics Adventure (Grade K– 2)
  • Musical Theater (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Baking (Grade K– 2)
  • Bookmaking, Origami, & Paper Arts (Grade K– 1)
  • Hip Hop (Grade K– 1)
  • Ooey Gooey Science (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Baking & Cake Decorating (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Intro to 3D Environments: Other Worlds (Grade 2–3)
  • Game Design (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Triple Threat Theater (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Zoology & Animal Care (Grade 2–3)
  • Filmmaking (Grade 2–3)
  • Flag Football (Grade 2–3)
  • Cooking (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC MY Special Effects Studio (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Art School Prep (Grade 4–5)
  • Flag Football (Grade 4–5)
  • Minecraft (Grade 4–5)
  • Mad Science (Grade 4–5)
  • Contemporary Dance (Grade 2–5)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade 2–5

DCC Splashball

Splashball is designed to introduce the sport of water polo to swimmers in K through 5th grades. This class will teach basic skills and understanding of the water polo in a fun, non-competitive format. Although water polo is known for its toughness and endurance, Splashball harnesses all the fun, dynamic aspects of the game in a safe, easy to learn aquatic experience that will motivate kids to swim and stay fit. Splashball also provides the team element that supports social development and interactive fun! 
Children may need to complete an evaluation session to register and must be able to swim multiple lengths of the pool and tread water for 3 minutes or more. Flotation support as needed such as noodles and swim belts may also be used in this class.
Sample a new sport! Meet new friends in a safe, fun environment! Build endurance and strength! Learn water polo basics designed by the US Water Polo Association. Splashball is a great add-on to group swim lessons! 
 

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Grade K– 1

DCC Animal Science

Students learn about modern animals and their prehistoric ancestors, from jellyfish to dinosaurs!
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Grade K– 2

DCC Ceramics Adventure

Introduce your child to the world of ceramics! Develop motor skills and learn creative problem solving through projects aimed at stimulating imagination and creativity. Projects range from animal themed sculptures, making a new favorite cup or bowl, figurative work and more!

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Grade K– 1

Musical Theater

Broadway performers help students develop singing, dancing and acting skills. Students work as a cast throughout the semester on scenes and musical production numbers. At the end of each semester, the class will perform on stage for family and friends!
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Grade K– 2

DCC Baking

From Cookies, to Cakes to Cupcakes and Crapes; Student work with a professional pastry chef to learn the art of baking.
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Grade K– 1

Bookmaking, Origami, & Paper Arts

What can be more fun that writing your own stories, being as creative as you want and making your own books!? In Book Making; storytelling, paper arts and craftsmanship, come together to give your child the immersive experience of creating and publishing their own very own journals, diaries, paper art figures and books! 

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Grade K– 1

Hip Hop

A high-energy class for dancers of all experience levels. The dance studio will be hopping as students learn individual and teamwork skills that evolve into polished dance numbers. All students participate in a Manhattan Youth dance performance at the end of each semester

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Grade K– 1

Ooey Gooey Science

Every kid knows that you don't really learn anything unless you make a mess and get your hands dirty. This class focuses on everything oozy, grimy, slippery and slimy that exists in nature or can be made (safely!) in a test tube. Fun for all!

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Grade 3–5

DCC Baking & Cake Decorating

Student work with a professional pastry chef to learn the art of cake decorating. Students will partake in measuring and mixing the wonderful ingredients that make delicious cakes, cookies and other pastries rise. And also learn how to make them look appetizing and artful.
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Grade 2–5

DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel

This class covers both handbuilding and working on the pottery wheel. The 2nd graders get an introduction to the wheel, while the 3rd-5th graders have a chance to develop their skills for a more comprehensive experience. Students will learn basic handbuilding skills of ceramic construction like pinch pots, coils and slabs through creative projects that range from functional cups and bowls to more advanced sculptural works like clocks and teapots.

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Grade 2–3

DCC Intro to 3D Environments: Other Worlds

In this class, students learn the basics of level design, computational thinking, and storytelling by creating different worlds in Minecraft. Students start to use Minecraft as a design tool, and build spaces with intent, while learning to consider both the aesthetics and function of the worlds they create! This introductory class is designed to teach your child the basics of coding, 3D modeling and computer environments using concepts such as sketching prototyping, level design, mathematics and environmental storytelling.
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Grade 2–5

Game Design

Students learn computer languages through coding projects on a variety of online platforms. Students engage with computer science as a medium for creativity, communication, problem solving, critical thinking, and testing ideas.

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Grade 2–3

DCC Triple Threat Theater

From the Hits of Hamilton, the Classics of Carousel to the Songs of School of Rock, become the 'Greatest ShowKid,' as you explore the music and choreography from your favorite Broadway shows! Working with an industry professional, this class explores acting, singing and dancing (triple threat!) with an emphasis on original character development, fun theatre games, & musical theater performance skills.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Zoology & Animal Care

Emphasizing the central role of evolution in generating diversity, your child will explore the many kingdoms, behaviors and ecology of animal species! Your child will also become Zookeepers learning the basics of animal care from feeding to cleaning the habitats in our Science Lab.
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Grade 2–3

Filmmaking

In this hands-on class, young filmmakers will conceptualize stories and bring them to life. Students will learn how to handle and use camera equipment, basic short composition, direction, collaboration and basic editing skills in order to turn their story ideas into short films.
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Grade 2–3

Flag Football

Students develop skills, good sportsmanship and a sense of team spirit. Players are divided into groups based on experience and skill level. Each class session includes a lesson, drills and a game or scrimmage.

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Grade 2–3

Cooking

Our young chefs learn essential kitchen skills, from measuring and converting fractions to slicing and chopping to sauteing and plating. We develop and encourage nutritious food choices while working together to prepare snacks and meals. Every class ends with a delicious treat!

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Grade 4–5

DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds

In this class, students learn the basics of level design, computational thinking, and storytelling by creating different worlds in Minecraft. Students start to use Minecraft as a design tool, and build spaces with intent, while learning to consider both the aesthetics and function of the worlds they create! This introductory class is designed to teach your child the basics of coding, 3D modeling and computer environments using concepts such as sketching prototyping, level design, mathematics and environmental storytelling.
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Grade 4–5

DCC MY Special Effects Studio

Learn advanced filmmaking skills such as computer-generated imagery, digital compositing, chroma key editing, and in-camera tricks while making your own MY-mini blockbuster!

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Grade 4–5

DCC Art School Prep

Throughout the year, students will develop a diverse body of work, including drawings, painting, print making, collage and sculpture, adhering to the 5th grade benchmark laid out in the NYC DOE Blueprint for the Visual Arts. With guidance from their instructor, students will create and assemble an impressive portfolio of artwork with which they can apply to schools specializing in art throughout the city.
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Grade 4–5

Flag Football

Students develop skills, good sportsmanship and a sense of team spirit. Players are divided into groups based on experience and skill level. Each class session includes a lesson, drills and a game or scrimmage.

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Grade 4–5

Minecraft

Students will gather in a Minecraft server and have adventures that involve exploration, setting collaborative goals, and challenges, all while learning to play. This class encourages team play in an open world virtual environment where resources are limited. The students will be challenged to build bases for their teams, hold their own against monster hordes, and to thrive as a community.

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Grade 4–5

Mad Science

Calling all scientists! Here you'll explore all realms of science, examining the natural world.

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Grade 2–5

Contemporary Dance

This challenging class explores a range of styles from around the world, ranging from contemporary to classical, street dance to ballroom, jazz funk to Broadway. Students will learn dance combinations while improving individual and group skills. The class culminates with participation in two fully-staged dance performances by Manhattan Youth's entire dance ensemble.

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Friday Classes

  • Drawing & Painting (Grade K– 1)
  • Soccer (Grade K– 1)
  • LEGO Projects & Construction (Grade K– 1)
  • DIY (Grade 2–3)
  • Hip Hop (Grade 2–3)
  • Junior LEGO League (Grade 2–3)
  • Chess (Grade 4–5)
  • Improv Theater (Grade 4–5)
  • Intramural Sports (Grade 4–5)
Grade K– 1

Drawing & Painting

Students begin with sketching and drawing using pencil, charcoal and pastel. They will develop color palettes and brush stroke techniques using acrylics and watercolor.

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Grade K– 1

Soccer

Kids will learn the basic rules, skills, and sportsmanship to help improve their soccer game. All levels welcome!
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Grade K– 1

LEGO Projects & Construction

Kids will receive daily challenges of structures to build with Legos. There will also be time for students to explore on their own and in small groups, building creations of their own invention.

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Grade 2–3

DIY

Children let their imaginations run free as they explore and experiment using clay, paint, found objects and other unusual materials to create their own masterpiece. This open ended class provides different stations with various art materials to help bring your child's vision to life!
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Grade 2–3

Hip Hop

A high-energy, intense class for dancers of all experience levels. The dance studio will be hopping to today's pop stars as students learn individual and teamwork skills that evolve into polished dance numbers. All students participate in a Manhattan Youth dance performance at the end of each semester

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Grade 2–3

Junior LEGO League

An introduction to the LEGO Robotics League, this course offers young students an opportunity to work with LEGO Mindstorms technology to build functional robots that can perform simple tasks.
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Grade 4–5

Chess

Young students with little or no chess experience learn the fundamentals of chess, beginning with game board setup, and an introduction to how the pieces move. Students will learn to play full games from opening moves to checkmates within the first semester.
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Grade 4–5

Improv Theater

Using games, quirky characters and ideas from the audience, students will learn the technique of building "short form" scenes on the spot.
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Grade 4–5

Intramural Sports

Students develop fundamental sport skills, concentration, and sportsmanship while playing sports and games.

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