Before and After School

Lori Innella-Venne, Program Director, 516-634-4177,

The JCC offers after school care and runs many of the programs in the local school districts. We also provide full-day programs during school holidays and vacations featuring field trips, fun and themed days!

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  • Safe! Nurturing! FUN!!!
  • Small staff/child ratios
  • FREE enrichment programming
  • Mature, caring staff members
  • Safe, bright, indoor facility
  • Full-size gymnasium
  • Heated, indoor pool
  • Choose from 2–5 days per week
  • Available to anyone in the Oceanside School District

3:30 pm: Arrival & Snack

3:30–4:15 pm: Homework Time

4:15–6 pm: Choice of Enrichment Class (i.e., arts, dance, sports, Friday swim) or Play in our Lounge

And on Fridays, you may elect to have your child swim!

Limited transportation will be available from Oceanside Schools to the JCC. Please call to confirm availability in your area. Monday–Friday, 3–6 pm (optional 7 pm pick-up every day but Friday)

Click for more information and registration forms.

Stay at the J

“Nosh and Go”…hebrew-school

The Hassle-Free Alternative to Hebrew School Carpool, this is a transportation service from the Oceanside schools to local synagogues for your Hebrew School students. After arriving at the JCC, children will be given a nutritious, kosher snack, and then bused to the Oceanside Hebrew Schools. Choose from 1 or 2 days per week.  Please see Stay at the J registration form.

Not in Oceanside?

The JCC Runs the Same Quality Before and After School Programs in Local School Districts:

Baldwin at Meadow Elementary School
7-8:30 am and 3-6 pm (optional 7 pm pick up)
Baldwin at Plaza Elementary School
7-8:30 am and  3-6 pm (optional 7 pm pick up)
Bellmore at Reinhard School
7-9 am and 3-6 pm
Island Park at F.X. Hegarty School
3-6 pm
Island Park

Your child will enjoy free play and creative enrichment classes such as art, dance, drama and sports. Snacks and homework supervision are also provided. If needed, your child will be transported by bus to the after school site in your district. Children must be registered for a minimum of 3 days per week.

Long Beach After School

Our Afterschool Enrichment offers a complete menu of social, physical and cultural activities. Homework is supervised by staff and tutoring is available in all subject areas. By special arrangement with the Long Beach School District, their buses bring your child to our program. We operate on the school calendar. Holiday programs are offered during most school holidays and on those days when your children have early dismissal due to parent/teacher conferences or other school events. Contact us at 516-431-2929 for more information.