Program Guidelines
Fall Semester
Sept, 2021 - Jan, 2022


Program Guidelines for the Fall of 2021

PS6/YCS: The Fall Semester runs from Sept 13th, 2021 - Jan 31, 2022

MNS: The Fall Semester runs from Sept 22nd, 2021- Jan 28, 2021

  • In the case that in-person classes are cancelled or suspended for a short length of time classes will transfer to zoom.  For an extended in-person class suspension due to covid BA will attempt to get a permit via the Park Dept. for a local UES Park to continue classes in-person.  If we are unable to acquire a permit the classes will continue via zoom.  Permits are distributed by the Parks Dept. and there is no guarantee we will be able to acquire a permit.

  • Big Apple will not extend refunds, make-up classes, or credit for class absences or any class or classes that have been cancelled due to any event that is out of Big Apple's control.  This includes but is not limited to the Covid Pandemic, Variants of Covid, other possible viruses or pandemics, general sickness, injury, school cancellation, weather, natural disasters or any other unlikely events.​

  • Students must register for a minimum of one class per semester (meaning signing up for a class for the length of the semester), singular day or partial registration is not allowed.

  • BA Classes will follow all CDC  Guidelines.  

  • All BA credit has now expired.

  • For YCS/PS6: Classes start on Sept 13th. Pro-rated Refunds can only be requested the first 2 weeks of the semester.  There will be no refunds after Sept 24th, 2021 for the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday Classes.  The Thursday class  as it starts a week later will have till Sept 30th, 2021 to ask for a refund.

  • For MNS: Classes begin September 22, 2021.  Pro-rated Refunds can only be requested the first 2 weeks of the semester via email. There will be no refunds after October 2nd, 2021.

  • If a family registers and then unregisters themselves from a class prior to the start date a pro-rated refund will be provided minus the $50 registration fee and $50 cancellation fee.

  • There are no transfers between classes (switching from one class to another).  Classes are also not transferable between friends or family members.

  • For Insurance purposes we do not allow After School Participants to bring guests to the program, this includes family members.

  • On half days BA will run from 2:35 till 5PM at PS6.

  • On half days BA will run from 2:50 till 5PM at YCS.

  • On half days BA will run from 2:45PM to 5PM at MNS.

  • There are no make ups or refunds for missed days.

  • When schools are closed for holidays etc. there will be no after school.  There will be no refunds for unplanned school closings.

  • For Safety reasons all BA Students are required to follow instructions and participate in activities as directed.  Students unwilling to abide by BA rules and regulations will be dismissed from the program.

  • BA Sports will be closed on the following days:                                                                                                                                                                                                       Sept 16, Oct 11th, Nov 2nd, 11th, 25th-26th, Dec 24th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st, and Jan 17th.

  • Lets have a great semester!