After-School Programs

Goddard Riverside at Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center



Goddard Riverside offers after school care for students in grades K-6. 

  • Monday – Friday, 2:50-5:30pm
  • Students are picked up from PS 452.
  • Activities Include: Homework Help, Tutoring, Arts, STEM
  • Meals & Snacks Provided
  • Fees: affordable; HRA Vouchers Accepted

Email for more information and to register.


New York Scholastic Chess Club

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 New York Scholastic Chess Club offers chess classes for PS 452 students both during and after school. Students learn how the pieces move, to play a chess game from start to finish, and to develop strategies.

Here's a message from NYSCC director Ivan Dirkx:

We are thrilled to announce that the afterschool chess program will be starting up again in person on Mondays in the fall.

NY Scholastic Chess Club has been working with students of PS 452 for many years teaching both in school and afterschool. The program is open to all students of all levels and will be starting September 12th.

Below is the registration form for the fall:

If you have any questions please reach out to Ivan Dirkx via email ( or phone (917-518-1384)

Register for Chess Club