After-School Life

School life does not end at dismissal.

A. Fantis Students Performing Traditional Greek Dances at NYC OXI Day Celebration at Bowling Green

A. Fantis encourages all students to participate in a thriving and dynamic after-school experience. From swimming and piano lessons to MathCounts Competition and Science Olympiad, students do not want to miss out on after-school.

- Theodore G. Tasoulas, Principal
A. Fantis Students

Beyond The Bell

Beyond the Bell is a natural extension of the school day for students from dismissal until 6:00. It is an open and interactive environment where children of mixed ages share a snack and activities together. Our program works with students in all grades with specific activities that are age appropriate, including:

  • Homework Assistance for K-8 students
  • Story time and independent reading
  • Outdoor play on Rooftop Playground
  • Recreational Time in Gymnasium
  • Arts & Crafts Projects
  • Board Games, Blocks & Free Play
  • Snack Time

After-School Clubs

Fantis has partnered with several quality organizations to expand and enhance our menu of after-school clubs. PK3-8th grade students now have daily options to choose from for fall, winter and spring terms. Examples include:

  • PreK Soccer, Cooking, Basketball, Book Adventures, and Inventors Workshop
  • Lower School Karate, Swimming, Chess, Greek Dance, Art, Basketball, Soccer, Coding
  • Upper School Photography, Basketball League, Advanced Coding, Advanced Art

Private Music and Voice Lessons

Private individual lessons for piano, guitar, violin and voice are available with a variety of experienced instructors. All classes are held on-site.

Enrichment and Tutoring

Individual and group tutoring lessons occur throughout the year. Fantis teams compete in the Science Olympiad, MathCounts Competition, Billion Oyster Project and Noetic Math Competition.

Early Morning Drop-off

Primary and Middle School students may arrive as early as 7:45 am for free play in the gym or breakfast and conversation in the cafeteria, free of charge.