Ethical Culture


Contact Cathy Fleischmann at 212-712-6256 or

Fall Trimester Dates

  • K–5: Monday 9/17–Thursday 12/20
  • preK: Monday 9/24–Thursday 12/20

Registration for the fall trimester will open on Tuesday 6/5. After 9/3, you will be charged a late registration fee of $50.

After school students are dismissed at 5:00pm Monday through Friday from the lower cafeteria. Each student must check out with his or her teacher before leaving the building.

A Typical Day

The program begins with a snack each afternoon, with class beginning at 3:30pm and meeting until 5:00pm. Pick up is in the lower cafeteria at 5:00pm.

There is an extended stay option available, where children may engage in quiet activities until 6:00pm at an additional cost of $10 a day. Anyone picked up after 5:15pm will be charged $10.

All school holidays are observed, and there will be no classes on days with noon dismissals.


Students may drop in to an after school class on any given day if needed. Drop in is available by calling 212-712-6256 or emailing on the morning of the day you want your child to participate. Please include your child’s name, who will be picking up your child, and contact information for that person.

Please also email your classroom teacher and Bryanna Parker ( and let them know that your child will be staying after school.

  • Students in grades 2–5 may join "The HUB," a space where they can work on homework or do a quiet activity ($25).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid for After School courses is available to families receiving Financial Aid from the school. The cost of After School course fees is calculated using the percentage family obligation for tuition.

There is no financial aid for drop-in or extended stay.

Refunds and Cancellations

Except for the non-refundable registration fee and late fees, course fees are fully refundable until the first class. After the first class, a $55 fee will be charged. Classes are 50% refundable after the second class, and there will be no refunds after the third class. There are no refunds for snow days or other emergency closures.