Free summer programs for PS 307 students

Here is our overview of free summer programs available for students at PS 307 taking place in the neighborhood and throughout the city. If you have questions how to apply, please contact the parent coordinator Mister Crosland for support.


STEM Summer in the city 2018

Program: In addition to weekly STEM challenges, involving coding & game design, developing engineering solutions and inventing with robotics, the program also includes enrichment opportunities in the Arts, Physical Education and includes trips to NYC cultural institutions.

Costs: Free

Grades: Current 2nd – 10th graders

Dates: July 5, 2018 to August 09, 2018

Hours: Monday through Thursdays from 8:30AM – 2: 30PM

LocationP.S. 006 Norma Adams Clemons Academy , free transportation provided

Application deadline: April 27, 2018. Apply here.


Horizons Brooklyn Friends 2018

Program: Horizons is a free academic and arts enrichment summer program for public school children to prevent summer learning loss and expose children to new experiences.

Costs: Free

Grades: Kindergarteners

DatesJune 28-August 3

Hours: 8.30 am to 3 pm and there is an extended day program from 3-6pm

Location: Only in the morning will the bus pick up students at P.S. 307. Children must be picked up at Brooklyn Friends School daily at 3pm (or 6 pm). Brooklyn Friends School’s address is 375 Pearl Street

Application deadline: Applications will be given out at the information sessions at PS 307 on March 26th at 5:30pm and March 27th at 2:30pm. *Upon acceptance into the program there will be a mandatory orientation at BFS on May 20th.


STEM Matters NYC 2018

Program: Join in on the excitement at the Prospect Park Zoo this summer! In Zoo Explorers, campers will go on zoo-safari to spot dingoes in the outback, travel to Africa to observe baboons, search for poisonous frogs in the rainforest, and engage in endless discovery about animal abilities along the way. This camp is packed full of first-hand experiences with our animals, exhilarating games, team challenges, creative activities, and unique experiences that only happen at the Zoo.

Costs: Free

Grades: Open to students entering grades 4, 5, and 6

Dates: Monday, July 30 through Friday, August 3, 2018

Hours: 9 am – 3 pm

Location: Prospect Park Zoo

Application deadline: Apply by Friday, April 6th. Preference is given to students who attend Title I schools. Click here to apply.


Educational & Tutoring Summer Programs Atlantic Avenue LDC

Program: Youth community scholarship program for summer programs including math tutoring at Mathnasium Brooklyn Heights, teen aquatic lessons at the Dodge YMCA, Brooklyn Music Factory summer camp, Mark Morris summer dance lessons and many more are available within this free program curated by the Atlantic Avenue LDC.

Costs: Free

Grades: Children aged 4 to 18 and living in District 13 and 15

Dates: Throughout the summer

Hours: Depending on program

Location: Various locations in Brooklyn near Atlantic Avenue

Application deadline: April 24, 2018. Apply here.


Growing UP NYC summer programs

Program: NYC parks summer programs, the Brooklyn Children’s Museum summer program, summer youth police academy with the NYPD and many more programs are listed on this new website where parents can easily search by age, program and borough.

Costs: Free & low cost programs

Grades: All ages

Dates: Throughout the summer

Hours: Depending on program

Location: Various locations in Brooklyn

Application deadline: Application deadline depends on the program. Information about programs available and how to apply here.


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