2018-2019 After School Programs for Local Elementary School Students

The New Century School in Fell’s Point offers quality After School Care and Specialty Extracurricular Activities programs to students from local schools.

Pickup from Area Schools Included!

This convenient After School Care option is available to students from:

  • Patterson Park Public Charter School (PPPCS)
  • Hampstead Hill Academy (HHA)


TNCS offers students from PPPCS and HHA a fun and enriching After School Program in a safe and supportive environment.

A Qualified, Caring After School Staff

Led by TNCS’s Extended Care Director, Ms Cousins, our After School Care staff comprises a talented team of unique individuals.

  • Staff are caring and kind and promote child development.
  • Staff are encouraged to share their unique skills and talents.
  • Staff develop activities that provide enriching, enjoyable experiences for children.

After Care: Small Groups Focused on Exploration

At TNCS, we believe that learning should be fun. Small groups explore a range of topics in an active child-centered environment. Activities vary by session and season. Examples include:

  • Music and dance
  • Language and culture
  • Board games and puzzles
  • Arts and crafts
  • Math and other specialty clubs
  • Homework help
  • School projects

Specialty Activities

Add specialty Extracurricular Activities (ECAs) to your enrollment. For ECA descriptions and cost, please see our Specialty Extracurricular Activities page.

After School Care Pricing

Enrollment in the regular After School program is quarterly and based on pickup time* and number of days attending. Prices include transportation to TNCS from your child’s local school. Parents pick up at TNCS in Fell’s Point at the end of the After School Care day.

Pickup by
5:00 pm 6:00 pm
Average Cost per Day* $18 $22

*PPPCS students enrolled in Wednesday After School Care at TNCS are picked up at PPPCS’s early dismissal time of 1:30 pm. An additional fee applies to Wednesday care for PPPCS students.

New for the 2018-2019 school year, BCPS has built in a number of Wednesdays on which City Schools dismiss 3 hours early. TNCS will pick your child up early on these days.

Note that TNCS is closed on the following dates and there is no After Care or pickup from BCPS: 10/8/2018, 11/12/2018. 11/21/2018, 12/20/2018, 12/21/2018, 1/2/2019, 1/18/2019, 2/15/2019, 3/22/2019, 3/25/2019, 6/13/2019, 6/14/2019.

Add Specialty Extracurricular Activities

Optional Specialty Extracurricular Activities are offered by recognized third-party providers as well as TNCS academic faculty.
Onsite ECAs range from String Ensemble and dance classes to yoga, theater, art, and many other choices. Offsite options include activities like bowling and pottery.

After School Care Schedule

Grades 2:40 pm to 3:00 pm 3:00 pm to

3:30 pm

3:30 pm to

4:00 pm

4:00 pm to

5:00 pm

5:00 pm to

6:00 pm

K–2nd Pickup from area schools
and transport to TNCS
Choice time Recess Snack and planned activities
3rd–8th Homework help Snack and planned activities Recess
K–8th Specialty Extracurricular Activities (additional fees apply)

 A Safe and Fun Environment

TNCS is located in Fell’s Point, close to the Baltimore Harbor, and occupies the former locations of St. Stanislaus Church and Mother Seton Academy. Our updated, purpose-built facilities are designed to provide a safe and enriching experience to all students.

  • Outdoor playground with geodesic dome and rock-climbing wall
  • Gymnasium with Imagination Playground and Gerstung equipment
  • Onsite greenhouse
  • Large multipurpose room for arts and crafts, indoor games, and group activities
  • Comfortable, airy classrooms for After School Clubs and Specialty Extracurricular Activities

After Care Mission

Our After Care mission is to provide a culturally enriching program that promotes the physical, emotional, and social development of each child and that meets the highest quality child care standards.