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Kid’s Space at PS24

Kid’s Space provides a seamless end to your child’s day. We offer a healthy, kosher snack; homework assistance with NY State Certified teachers; and a range of enrichment activities, all in a supportive and community-oriented setting led by professionally-trained staff.

Kid’s Space @ PS 24

We are the exclusive provider of after-school services on-site at P.S. 24.  We offer more childcare options, increased enrichment opportunities and enhanced academic support.

The Riverdale Y Family & Youth team has forged an unprecedented partnership with P.S. 24 staff and the After School Parent Committee. As a result of this, Kid’s Space @ P.S. 24 will offer:

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  • Homework teacher for each grade level (NYC certified teachers).
  • A study guide room for children who need additional academic support.
  • A choice of 1 or 2 physical, creative, and academic enrichment options every day.

Classes will be taught by quality instructors from P.S. 24, The Riverdale YM-YWHA and our trusted partners.

Sherrise Figueroa

Director, Kid’s Space @ P.S. 24

Sherrise comes to the Y with a strong background in program management and operations. She has been a successful director and supervisor in school and community-based programs with Oasis Children’s Services,…

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Enrichment Package

Our enrichment package provides coverage from dismissal to 3:45 PM. This time includes a healthy snack, homework help with a certified teacher, and an enrichment class. Families may choose one through five days a week for this option.


Full Day Package

This package will include a healthy snack, homework help with a certified teacher and one enrichment class with additional extended coverage until 6:30 PM. Throughout the extended coverage, students will be engaged in various activities led by our caring after school counselors for less formal, supervised play and group activities. This is the perfect option for children who need a balanced blend of structured activity mixed with opportunities for free play with their peers.

Families may choose three through five days a week for these options.

Registration for the Full Day is currently open.

The schedule of enrichment classes and registration for Enrichment will be available the last week of August 2018.


If you have any problems registering for Kid’s Space please contact Sherrise at

Required Forms:

Medical Form

ASP Family History & Dismissal


Enrichment @ PS 24



Sherrise Figueroa

Director, Kid's Space @ P.S. 24