Welcome - At the end of the school day, classroom teachers dismiss all students registered for our program directly to our staff, who greet students with a healthy snack and a smile. Students eat and socialize with friends, decompressing from the school day and gearing up for after-school.

Class Time - The sports, arts and enrichment classes that you select when enrolling your child in the program are taught by certified teachers, teaching artists and activity specialists. These classes usually take place from 3:30 - 4:40 PM and 4:40 - 5:50 PM.

Homework and Choice Time - Before and after classes, students choose from a list of structured and open play activities, led by our counselors. These activities include: study hall, indoor games, arts & crafts, music and more. You may choose to replace daily Choice Time with an additional class as an "add-on."

See below for our daily class offerings:

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Monday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC Ceramics Adventure (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Claymation (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Glee Club (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Seasonal Cooking (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Circus (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Robot Factory (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Monday Madness: Indoor Group Games (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Intro to Talking to Computers (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Pitch Perfect (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Seasonal Cooking (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Talking to Computers (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Destroy & Construct: Toy Making (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Fiber Arts (Grade 2–5)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Ceramics Adventure

Introduce your child to the world of ceramics! Develop motor skills and learn creative problem solving through projects aimed at stimulating imagination and creativity. Projects range from animal themed sculptures, making a new favorite cup or bowl, figurative work and more!

Tuesday, 4:40pm
Wednesday, 4:40pm 
Thursday, 4:40pm

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Grade K– 1

DCC Claymation

This class will explore a range of techniques for developing concept, writing, designing, animating and editing stop-motion animation projects. Students will create armatures, puppets and sets, and complete the production process of an animated movie using professional capturing and editing equipment and software.
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Grade K– 1

DCC Glee Club

Drawing from a variety of songs from classic jazz standards to pop tunes, we will teach students vocal production, singing and choreography. Classes introduce and develop rhythm, music theory, ear training and harmony.
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Grade K– 2

DCC Seasonal Cooking

From fresh butternut squash dishes in October, to Leak & Potato Soup in February, to Strawberry Tarts in June. Your child will dive into the kitchen exploring fresh, seasonal ingredients and learn basic culinary skills that make perfect meals happen. The flavors of the fall, winter, spring and summer will come to life every week!
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Grade 2–3

DCC Circus

Students learn fun circus skills from Cirque du Soleil performers and gymnasts. 2nd and 3rd grade skills: acrobatics, clowning, juggling, object manipulation, and stilt-walking. 4th and 5th grade skills: advanced tricks, aerial work and tightrope-walking. After exploring all skills, each student will specialize in one or two areas to perform in a semester-end circus spectacular!
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Grade 2–3

DCC Robot Factory

Our teachers will help guide and encourage your child as they choose recyclables such as plastic bottles, cardboard and paper to create sculptures that, when combined with littleBits, come to life and light up, twist, turn, buzz, blink, and shake! Through the process of designing and building, your child will experience the practical and cultural possibilities of new inventions!
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Grade 2–5

DCC Monday Madness: Indoor Group Games

Does your child enjoy Field Day at school? If so, we’ve got the perfect NEW club for them! In Monday Madness: Group Games, we use active games to introduce fundamental sport skills, team work and get their bodies moving by running, jumping, throwing and catching.

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Grade 2–3

DCC Intro to Talking to Computers

This introductory class will help students find ways to talk to computers beyond the keyboard and mouse. They will learn computer interaction concepts such as physical computing, computer vision and augmented reality. This class is about integrating all forms of creative expression with technology.
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Grade 2–5

DCC Pitch Perfect

This class encourages students to discover their own & unique singing voice! Strengthening musicality & creativity, students will explore a variety of musical styles and genres from old school pop tunes to their favorite top 40 songs! Through engaging singing games, vocal technique & original songwriting, this class encourages confidence building and individuality. Come sing your heart out in this positive, hip & enthusiastic musical environment!
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Grade 2–5

DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel

This class covers both handbuilding and working on the pottery wheel. The 2nd graders get an introduction to the wheel, while the 3rd-5th graders have a chance to develop their skills for a more comprehensive experience. Students will learn basic handbuilding skills of ceramic construction like pinch pots, coils and slabs through creative projects that range from functional cups and bowls to more advanced sculptural works like clocks and teapots.

Monday, 4:40pm
Wednesday, 3:30pm
Thursday, 4:40pm

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Grade 3–5

DCC Seasonal Cooking

From fresh butternut squash dishes in October, to Leak & Potato Soup in February, to Strawberry Tarts in June. Your child will dive into the kitchen exploring fresh, seasonal ingredients and learn basic culinary skills that make perfect meals happen. The flavors of the fall, winter, spring and summer will come to life every week!
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Grade 4–5

DCC Talking to Computers

In this class students will find ways to talk to computers beyond a keyboard and mouse. Your child will build electronics they can wear, make controllers for games, use their own drawings or other pictures to change what happens on screen. This class is about integrating all forms of creative expression with technology.
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Grade 4–5

DCC Destroy & Construct: Toy Making

Using screwdrivers, pliers and other tools, kids destroy discarded printers, blenders and other common electronics to get inside and see how they work. Then, using the components along with recyclables and other found materials, kids will construct new inventions or environments in the classroom. Kids learn about the inner workings of electronics (and that free art supplies are everywhere) while developing skills of innovation and invention.
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Grade 2–5

DCC Fiber Arts

Students will learn the basics of fiber arts design while creating their own original projects, including t-shirts and tote bags.

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Tuesday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC Cookies Around The World (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Green Science (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Dance: Jazz/Pop (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC World Drummers (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Ceramics Adventure (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Chemistry Lab (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC iDJ: Music IQ (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC MY Runway Project (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Ceramic Masters (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Intro to 3D Modeling (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Iron Chef (Grade 2–4)
  • DCC MY Runway Project (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds (Grade 4–5)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade K– 1

DCC Cookies Around The World

A real treat with recipes from Celtic Knot cookies, Egyptian Palace Bread, Argentina's Alfajores (Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies), to France's Madeleines plumped with vanilla custard filling, and Italy's tiny Strufoli balls! Cookies have been around since 7th century Persian times spreading from Persia throughout Europe along trade routes since they were so portable and delicious. This carefully designed class will take your child on a journey, with a tradition behind each cookie.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Green Science

Students will learn all about ecosystems and how we can preserve them. From worm composting and recycling to green energy and sustainable power, students will explore how the world works, and what it will take to keep it going! Upper grades will participate in service projects at their schools and in the community.
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Grade K– 2

DCC Dance: Jazz/Pop

Pop Jazz is a fun, upbeat dance style that is guaranteed to make your child feel high-spirited and confident. It combines the traditional jazz technique mastered by the greats like Bob Fosse and Jerome Robbins and gives it some hip hop flare using today's favorite pop songs. East semester culminates in a spectacular production featuring all 25 Manhattan Youth dance classes.

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Grade K– 2

DCC World Drummers

Students will explore music and percussion from a new country every month, including Ghana and Guinea West Africa, Cuba, Brazil, India, Israel, Turkey, and the United States. Not only will we learn about the music of these countries, but many aspects of their cultures as well!
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Grade K– 2

DCC Ceramics Adventure

Introduce your child to the world of ceramics! Develop motor skills and learn creative problem solving through projects aimed at stimulating imagination and creativity. Projects range from animal themed sculptures, making a new favorite cup or bowl, figurative work and more!

Tuesday, 4:40pm
Wednesday, 4:40pm 
Thursday, 4:40pm

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Grade 3–5

DCC Chemistry Lab

The science lab at the Downtown Community Center will be bubbling with curiosity as young scientists examine the curious reactions that everyday materials have when they combine or change state. This class will emphasize the fun of experimentation, while teaching the complexities of all matter, right down to the atomic level. Pick-up is at the Downtown Community Center at 5:50pm.
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Grade 3–5

DCC iDJ: Music IQ

Does your 3rd - 5th grader have a beat in their head all day? Do they always have a song for every moment? Are their headphones seemingly attached to their ears? iDJ is your childs opportunity to learn what makes people come together. Your child will learn the power of music and DJing. This class is designed to teach Music theory, Basic and intermediate scratching techniques, Beat-matching, Song structure, Trick mixing and Digital DJing technology.
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Grade 2–3

DCC MY Runway Project

Students will sketch fashion figures, design fabrics, and create full lines of clothing, producing their own style books. Students will work toward an end of semester Fashion show featuring the design pieces they've worked on.
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Grade 3–5

DCC Ceramic Masters

For students who have experience working in clay and have basic skills, this class is a chance to work independently or collaborate with the guidance of a professional ceramic artist. Students will work with the teacher to develop ideas and strategies, plan their own projects and set their own goals. This class includes working on the potter's wheel, and making functional hand built ceramics, as well as non-functional sculptural ceramic art.

Tuesday, 4:40pm

Click here to register.

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Grade 2–3

DCC Intro to 3D Modeling

This class will start in TinkerCad, an Autodesk software accessible through a browser, to teach 3D modeling basics such as sketching, sculpting, textures and prototyping. This class may lead your child into 3D printing their finished project for use in Augmented Reality. Upper level students can move on to tools Maya or Mudbox.
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Grade 2–4

DCC Iron Chef

Knives down, plates up! Inspired by the popular TV show, this engaging cooking class will teach your child the best culinary techniques to cook efficiently with flavor and a little competition. Each week, students will be given a challenging concept and ingredient mix to prepare into a delicious dish. The winners will be chosen by the kids in our Friday Night program. Let the games begin!
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Grade 4–5

DCC MY Runway Project

Students will sketch fashion figures, design fabrics, and create full lines of clothing, producing their own style books. Students will work toward an end of semester Fashion show featuring the design pieces they've worked on.
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Grade 4–5

DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds

In this class, students learn the basics of level design, computational thinking, and storytelling by creating different worlds in Minecraft. Students start to use Minecraft as a design tool, and build spaces with intent, while learning to consider both the aesthetics and function of the worlds they create! This introductory class is designed to teach your child the basics of coding, 3D modeling and computer environments using concepts such as sketching prototyping, level design, mathematics and environmental storytelling.
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Wednesday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC Baking (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Ballet (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Ceramics Animals, Dinosaurs & Creepy Crawlers (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Mixed Media Art & Sculpture (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Baking & Cake Decorating (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Ballet (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Intro to Digital Imaging (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC DIY: Inventive Crafting (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Lights, Camera, Action! (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Spa Science (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Digital Imaging (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC On Camera Acting (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Spa Science (Grade 4–5)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Baking

From Cookies, to Cakes to Cupcakes and Crapes; Student work with a professional pastry chef to learn the art of baking.
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Grade K– 1

DCC Ballet

An introduction to ballet vocabulary and technique. Students develop strength, alignment, musicality, and the grace that is inherent in the form. Dancers in our ballet classes are prominently featured in each semester's dance performance.

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Grade K– 1

DCC Ceramics Animals, Dinosaurs & Creepy Crawlers

Working with clay, your child will have fun making a wide variety of creatures and their habitats. Your child will create functional and non-functional ceramic projects. They will develop fine motor skills, and problem solve while learning about different animals, bugs, dinosaurs and other creepy animals.

Monday, 3:30pm
Wednesday, 3:30pm

Click here to register.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Mixed Media Art & Sculpture

The power of paper will come alive in this interactive design fantasy class. Exploring the many different ways of using paper: sculpting, folding, 3D Origami, construction and Paper Mache creating everything from super heroes, animals, creatures, floral design, stage sets, pop up books and more!
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Grade 3–5

DCC Baking & Cake Decorating

Student work with a professional pastry chef to learn the art of cake decorating. Students will partake in measuring and mixing the wonderful ingredients that make delicious cakes, cookies and other pastries rise. And also learn how to make them look appetizing and artful.
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Grade 2–5

DCC Ballet

An introduction to ballet vocabulary and technique. Students develop strength, alignment, musicality, and the grace that is inherent in the form. Dancers in our ballet classes are prominently featured in each semester's dance performance.

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Grade 2–5

DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel

This class covers both handbuilding and working on the pottery wheel. The 2nd graders get an introduction to the wheel, while the 3rd-5th graders have a chance to develop their skills for a more comprehensive experience. Students will learn basic handbuilding skills of ceramic construction like pinch pots, coils and slabs through creative projects that range from functional cups and bowls to more advanced sculptural works like clocks and teapots.

Monday, 4:40pm
Wednesday, 3:30pm
Thursday, 4:40pm

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Grade 2–3

DCC Intro to Digital Imaging

Your child will learn to build interactive animations which rely on code that detects, sends and responds to signals between different elements of each scene. Using various editing software and coding languages such as Adobe Photoshop, Processing, Resolume and Jitter. Your child will discover the wonders of image editing techniques that dive into graphic design and live video processing.
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Grade 2–5

DCC DIY: Inventive Crafting

Making art outside the box! An interdisciplinary art class taught by a professional artist. Your child will come home with completed works of art designed and created by them. We will work both flat and three dimensionally. Projects range from soft sculptures made from fabric, cityscapes made from found materials to paper-Mache animals and figurative wire drawings. DIY: Grades 3rd- 5th will work in a more self-directed manner, building their own projects advancing their technical and creative skills with instruction and guidance from the teacher.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Lights, Camera, Action!

Calling all directors, screen play writers, actors and videographers! Join us as we write, direct, and shoot original short films.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Spa Science

Discover the chemistry involved in making things that you would experience in a spa! Soaps, body scrubs, cosmetics, nail polish and color, bath oils, lipstick, perfumes and more! Students will make their own line of products that are safe to use at home!
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Grade 4–5

DCC Digital Imaging

Using various editing software and coding languages such as Adobe Photoshop, Processing Resolume, and Jitter, your child will discover image editing techniques that can range from graphic game design to live video processing. Projects range from splicing images of animals together, completely removing an object or person from a photo or using live input to distort and alter images.
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Grade 4–5

DCC On Camera Acting

Working on age-appropriate scenes for film and TV, student actors transition from performing on stage to acting within a camera frame. Each week, the actors get to see their own work played back and critiqued.
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Grade 4–5

DCC Spa Science

Discover the chemistry involved in making things that you would experience in a spa! Soaps, body scrubs, cosmetics, nail polish and color, bath oils, lipstick, perfumes and more! Students will make their own line of products that are safe to use at home!
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Thursday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC Animal Science (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Art & Nature (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Ceramics Adventure (Grade K– 2)
  • Musical Theater (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Baking (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Baking & Cake Decorating (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC Intro to 3D Environments: Other Worlds (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Triple Threat Theater (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Zoology & Animal Care (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC MY Special Effects Studio (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Art School Prep (Grade 4–5)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade K– 1

DCC Animal Science

Students learn about modern animals and their prehistoric ancestors, from jellyfish to dinosaurs!
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Grade K– 1

DCC Art & Nature

Printing presses, found objects, fruits and vegetables, wood blocks, wax resist… the list goes on! Children will create 2D and 3D works of art that will incorporate printmaking techniques.

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Grade K– 2

DCC Ceramics Adventure

Introduce your child to the world of ceramics! Develop motor skills and learn creative problem solving through projects aimed at stimulating imagination and creativity. Projects range from animal themed sculptures, making a new favorite cup or bowl, figurative work and more!

Tuesday, 4:40pm
Wednesday, 4:40pm 
Thursday, 4:40pm

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Grade K– 1

Musical Theater

Broadway performers help students develop singing, dancing and acting skills. Students work as a cast throughout the semester on scenes and musical production numbers. At the end of each semester, the class will perform on stage for family and friends!
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Grade K– 2

DCC Baking

From Cookies, to Cakes to Cupcakes and Crapes; Student work with a professional pastry chef to learn the art of baking.
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Grade 3–5

DCC Baking & Cake Decorating

Student work with a professional pastry chef to learn the art of cake decorating. Students will partake in measuring and mixing the wonderful ingredients that make delicious cakes, cookies and other pastries rise. And also learn how to make them look appetizing and artful.
×
Grade 2–5

DCC Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel

This class covers both handbuilding and working on the pottery wheel. The 2nd graders get an introduction to the wheel, while the 3rd-5th graders have a chance to develop their skills for a more comprehensive experience. Students will learn basic handbuilding skills of ceramic construction like pinch pots, coils and slabs through creative projects that range from functional cups and bowls to more advanced sculptural works like clocks and teapots.

Monday, 4:40pm
Wednesday, 3:30pm
Thursday, 4:40pm

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Grade 2–3

DCC Intro to 3D Environments: Other Worlds

In this class, students learn the basics of level design, computational thinking, and storytelling by creating different worlds in Minecraft. Students start to use Minecraft as a design tool, and build spaces with intent, while learning to consider both the aesthetics and function of the worlds they create! This introductory class is designed to teach your child the basics of coding, 3D modeling and computer environments using concepts such as sketching prototyping, level design, mathematics and environmental storytelling.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Triple Threat Theater

From the Hits of Hamilton, the Classics of Carousel to the Songs of School of Rock, become the 'Greatest ShowKid,' as you explore the music and choreography from your favorite Broadway shows! Working with an industry professional, this class explores acting, singing and dancing (triple threat!) with an emphasis on original character development, fun theatre games, & musical theater performance skills.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Zoology & Animal Care

Emphasizing the central role of evolution in generating diversity, your child will explore the many kingdoms, behaviors and ecology of animal species! Your child will also become Zookeepers learning the basics of animal care from feeding to cleaning the habitats in our Science Lab.
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Grade 4–5

DCC 3D Environments: Other Worlds

In this class, students learn the basics of level design, computational thinking, and storytelling by creating different worlds in Minecraft. Students start to use Minecraft as a design tool, and build spaces with intent, while learning to consider both the aesthetics and function of the worlds they create! This introductory class is designed to teach your child the basics of coding, 3D modeling and computer environments using concepts such as sketching prototyping, level design, mathematics and environmental storytelling.
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Grade 4–5

DCC MY Special Effects Studio

Learn advanced filmmaking skills such as computer-generated imagery, digital compositing, chroma key editing, and in-camera tricks while making your own MY-mini blockbuster!

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Grade 4–5

DCC Art School Prep

Throughout the year, students will develop a diverse body of work, including drawings, painting, print making, collage and sculpture, adhering to the 5th grade benchmark laid out in the NYC DOE Blueprint for the Visual Arts. With guidance from their instructor, students will create and assemble an impressive portfolio of artwork with which they can apply to schools specializing in art throughout the city.
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Friday Classes

  • DCC Swimming Lessons (Grade K– 5)
  • DCC End Of The Week Treats (Grade K– 2)
  • DCC Studio Art (Grade K– 3)
  • DCC Tae Kwon Do - White & Yellow Belts (Grade K– 3)
  • DCC Ooey Gooey Science (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Group Piano (Grade K– 1)
  • DCC Girls Only Coding (Grade 2–3)
  • DCC Fashion Art & Illustration (Grade 2–4)
  • DCC Forensics Lab (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC MY Iron Chefs (Grade 3–5)
  • DCC Tae Kwon Do - Green Belts & Up (Grade 2–5)
  • DCC We Code (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Woodcarving (Grade 4–5)
  • DCC Group Piano (Grade 2–3)
Grade K– 5

DCC Swimming Lessons

At the beginning of each semester, children are evaluated individually by our full-time aquatic director and certified teaching staff. Groups are assigned by age and ability. Classes are limited to 3-6 students per instructor, depending on the age and ability level of the swimmers. Parents receive progress reports at the end of each semester that outline the skills their children have acquired, as well as areas of potential improvement.

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Grade K– 2

DCC End Of The Week Treats

No nuts! No dairy! No gluten! This allergy-free baking class allows your children to create delicious cookies and cakes galore by getting hands-on with ingredients safe for them to touch and eat. All recipes will be available to families on our cooking blog, as well as in the new allergy-free section of our end of semester cookbook!
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Grade K– 3

DCC Studio Art

Our multidisciplinary art classes offer students a chance to explore different media from drawing and painting to collage and sculpture. Projects are selected to provide inspiration for free expression and to develop specific skills.Exploring drawing, painting, sculpting, printmaking and other methods through age-appropriate structured projects and free exploration, students have fun while learning the basic fundamentals of art.
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Grade K– 3

DCC Tae Kwon Do - White & Yellow Belts

Students learn self-defense, focus, concentration and discipline in a non-contact weekly martial arts workout. Classes are grouped by K-3 age and belt level. All levels work on forms, and bag work: kicks, punches, blocks and footwork. Sparring begins at yellow belt. At the end of each semester, we have an exhibition and test, where students have an opportunity for belt advancement (by teacher recommendation).

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Grade K– 1

DCC Ooey Gooey Science

Every kid knows that you don't really learn anything unless you make a mess and get your hands dirty. This class focuses on everything oozy, grimy, slippery and slimy that exists in nature or can be made (safely!) in a test tube. Fun for all!

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Grade K– 1

DCC Group Piano

We offer an introduction to the piano keyboard in a group lesson setting. All levels are welcome. These classes are an excellent introduction to rhythm, melody and music theory.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Girls Only Coding

This hands on-club offers girls the opportunity to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math in a unique single-gender environment. While engaged in project-based learning, Girls Only STEM aims to improve both girls' confidence and interest in math and science.
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Grade 2–4

DCC Fashion Art & Illustration

Students will sketch fashion figures, design fabrics, and create full lines of clothing, producing their own style books.
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Grade 3–5

DCC Forensics Lab

Does your child like to solve mysteries? Forensics Lab is the perfect opportunity to put their sleuth skills to the test! In this class, students will search for evidence, gather clues and discover how science can help crack a case wide open. From dusting for fingerprints to creating and analyzing composite sketches, Forensics Lab will give students a first hand look at how Forensic Scientists use science to solve real-life mysteries. 

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Grade 3–5

DCC MY Iron Chefs

Knives down, plates up! Inspired by the popular TV show, this engaging cooking class will teach your child the best culinary techniques to cook efficiently with flavor and a little competition. Each week, students will be given a challenging concept and ingredient mix to prepare into a delicious dish. The winners will be chosen by the kids in our Friday Night program. Let the games begin!
×
Grade 2–5

DCC Tae Kwon Do - Green Belts & Up

Students learn self-defense, focus, concentration and discipline in a non-contact weekly martial arts workout. Classes are grouped by 2-5 age and belt level. All levels work on forms, and bag work: kicks, punches, blocks and footwork. Sparring begins at yellow belt. At the end of each semester, we have an exhibition and test, where students have an opportunity for belt advancement (by teacher recommendation).

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Grade 4–5

DCC We Code

Introducing We Code! a class focused on bringing underrepresented groups into the world of technology. In expanding our Girls Only Coding concept, this class teaches a wide breadth of coding concepts and languages in an environment geared towards our female population and across spectrums of gender, race, and ability. In addition to building an inclusive environment, we will highlight work by female developers, technologists of color, transgender tech creatives, and others who are at the forefront of the creative technology world.
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Grade 4–5

DCC Woodcarving

In this hands-on workshop, students learn to examine and explore individual blocks of wood to find patterns, shapes and designs hidden in the grain. Using hand tools, they carve their pieces into beautifully finished sculptures.
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Grade 2–3

DCC Group Piano

We offer an introduction to the piano keyboard in a group lesson setting. All levels are welcome. These classes are an excellent introduction to rhythm, melody and music theory.
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