WJCS After-School Academy

Enrichment and learning at the Edward Williams and Hamilton Elementary Schools, Mt. Vernon

WJCS after-school programs provide elementary school children with academic, youth development and enrichment activities including homework help and skills development, learning games, computer skills, music, literacy, arts and crafts, sports, nutrition and conflict resolution support children's educational achievement, and healthy social and emotional development.  Local teens serve as tutors and mentors to their younger peers.

Academy programs include Amazing Afternoons at Edward Williams Elementary School in Mt. Vernon and Off the Street at Hamilton Elementary School in Mt. Vernon.

A partnership with the Mt. Vernon City School District and numerous volunteers and community members, these programs are funded by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services' Advantage After-School initiative.

Learn more about the benefits of high-quality after-school programs.

If you are interested in volunteering go here.

Contact Shamar Watson, program director
914-668-8938 x17; [email protected]

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