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Afterschool Programs

Exploring Interests, Learning New Skills & Nurturing Talents: Afterschool with Friends

Brooklyn Friends offers a multitude of Afterschool programs from 3pm to 6pm daily for students from Preschool through Middle School, Taught by experts in their fields, these activities and specialized classes engage students in joyful, creative learning outside the regular school day. Our Afterschool programs range from Yoga, Cooking, and World Percussion for Preschoolers to Chess, Soccer, Ballet, Double Dutch, Fencing, and Friends of Color for Lower Schoolers. Middle Schoolers enjoy classes in Hip Hop, Photography, Karate, and Running, among others. Private Music Lessons are also offered through the BFS Afterschool program.

CLICK:  Winter_Spring 2020 Afterschool Specialty Classes At-A-Glance

Review the upcoming Winter/Spring 2020 Afterschool brochures for each program below. If using a mobile device, click on the first attachment and swipe to the left to view all the brochures.  NOTE that registration opens on Dec. 5, 2019 at 6pm.

View Detailed Brochures for Winter/Spring 2020 Afterschool

How to Register for an Afterschool Program

Registration opens on Dec. 5, 2019 at 6pm and ends on Dec. 16, 2019 at 6pm

  1. Log in to My BackPack with your username and password.

  2. Click Program Registration and follow the instructions on the welcome page.

  3. Your selections will say “Submitted” (under “Status”) when your registration is complete. If your selections say “Pending,” they have NOT been submitted and your child’s spot has not been held.

  4. Submit your $200 deposit due with your registration.

  5. Your registration will need to be approved by our office. This may take a few days. When approved, your selections will say “Scheduled” in My BackPack.

  • All balances from the Fall semester must be paid before registration for Winter/Spring registration will be accepted. 
  • If you need to drop a class or have any questions or difficulties when registering, please send an email message to:
  • Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis, and early registration is strongly recommended. 
  • Courses listed in the brochures are subject to change. The most up-to-date status on course availability is on My BackPack.