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Elementary School

215 Heyward St

Brooklyn, NY

718-302-7700

info@bwccs2.org

Middle School

11 Bartlett St

Brooklyn, NY

718-599-2924

info@bwccs2.org

Beginning with Children Charter School 2

Afterschool

About

 

To help out working families and maximize learning for our students, we offer a Monday - Wednesday afterschool program. Located onsite, the program provides academically-focused homework help and structured activities in the classroom and dance studio. BwCCS2 is proud to offer this program free of charge to all students and families. 

 

To apply, download and fill out the Afterschool form and return to your child's teacher.

 

Afterschool Application

Solicitud de Después del Colegio

Programs

 

 

Yoga

Available for K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Rodriguez
Thinking about going home, watching TV, playing on your phone or tablets, and eating junk food? Join Mindfulness and Yoga where we will learn yoga poses and how to use breath to drive our movements. 

Crafts, Games & Sing-Along

Available for K & 1st Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Gooel

Some days kids just want to create, play and sing. Other days kids just want to... Just kidding! Kids always want to create, play and sing! The CGS club will jump between making, playing and singing and give students a space to express in order to learn more about themselves as well as the people they go to school with. Get ready to have some fun!

1st & 2nd Grade Homework Help

Available for 1st & 2nd Grade 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Garcia

Have you ever wanted to complete your homework AND have extra time to to become a Lego Master Builder? In Ms. Garcia's Homework Club you will have the opportunity to get some extra help with your homework and build your own Lego creations. We will meet Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 4:00 to 5:00 pm. Put your thinking caps on and let's be productive while we get creative!

 

Season's Greetings Club (Arts & Crafts)

Available for K, 1st & 2nd Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Toussaint

I have some questions to ask. Do you ever get inspired by the seasons and holidays?  Do you like to use your hands to create new and exciting things? Do you like to get your hands messy?  Do you love creating art? Do you find yourself singing holiday songs? If you answered yes to all these questions, Seasons Greetings Club is just for you. Make sure you don't hesitate to sign up.

 

 

Culinary Club

Available for K, 1st, 2nd Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Mrs. Ramirez

Learning can be delicious! Want to release your inner chef? Join us in cooking/stirring up fun, creative, and easy snacks. In this club, you will:

 Take pride in creating a snack to share with others

 Use your own creativity to incorporate a special twist to a familiar recipe

 Learn new techniques and skills working with a variety of foods

 Learn how to take care of yourself and others with these essential life skills.

Active Club (Fitness)

Available for K, 1st & 2nd Grade 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/Mrs. Lopez

It's starting to get chilly and we are spending less time running around outside. That doesn't mean we can't still stay active! In this club we will be doing a variety of guided fitness activities! Anything from workout classes, yoga, guided dance, and so much more! Join Mrs. Lopez in keeping moving and active! For when our bodies are strong, our minds are strong too! 

 

3rd-5th Grade Homework Help

Available for 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Mr. Buckwalter & Mrs. McGrellis

Do you ever feel lost when you're doing homework? Equations don't make sense, reading passages are confusing, you're not sure what strategies you need to use? Don't worry! You've got plenty of people to help you in HW Help. We're available to help you out with whatever questions you may have, so sign up and let your worries melt away!

Arts & Crafts: Lanyard Club

Available for 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. McMayo

Have you been wondering how you can make your backpack more unique? Create a bracelet? Bedazzle your keychain? Well there is a solution for your problem. Lanyarding!! The perfect way to decorate your backpack and keychain with cool designs. We will learn how to do the box, barrel, cobra, zipper, and so many other designs. So join the Lanyarding Club where your creativity can shine. 

 

Harry Potter Club

Available for 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Malin
Are you brave? A good friend? A creative learner? A strong leader? These are just some of the many qualities you can find in your Hogwarts House! In our Harry Potter club, we will be sorted into our houses, learn some magical charms and enchantments, and talk about what it means to be a good friend in both the wizarding world of Harry Potter and our real world at B2. Join me on a journey to Hogwarts!

Board Games Club

Available for 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Mr. Franqui
All ye game masters be warned! The board game club shall test your money counting skills, your 4 in a row skills, your chutes and ladders skills. To the victor shall go a crown of game pieces. Whether you’re shouting SORRY or “You sunk my battleship!” we’ll be having a great time. So join us at....The Board Game Club

 

Explorers Club

Available for 3th, 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Cha

Have an adventurous spirit that cannot be tamed? Join the Explorers Club as we learn more about geography, maps and landmarks that surround BwCCS2. We will research and try some of the routes that we create. Curiosity, enthusiasm and positive energy is required.
 

4th & 5th Grade Math Club

Available for 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Mr. Galzur & Ms. Tamsen

Math Club is your first step toward getting a '4' on the State Test! Mr. Galzur & Ms. Tamsen will get you ready for the test, help with homework, play a few math games, and even add some math computer time. In the club, Mr. Galzur & Ms. Tamsen will be able to give individualized instruction to students.

Ladies Running Club

Available for 4th & 5th Grade

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 4-5pm

w/ Ms. Yoon

Do you want to run an exhilarating race with kids from all over New York City? Do you want to learn how to improve your diet by taking field trips to the local market and learning about the health benefits of different types of food? Do you want to be part of a group of strong, beautiful ladies who want to better themselves? If you answered yes to all of the questions, strongly consider applying for the Ladies Running Club hosted by Coach Yoon! See you there!