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Friday After-School Program

The Friday After-School Program is available to all HAFTR kindergarten and elementary school students. The program allows children to interact with each other and thereby develop their social skills.

Krav Maga with Captain Eilon

Captain Eilon Even-Esh trained and served in the IDF, he is also a Captain of the US Marine Corps.  His goal is to introduce strength and confidence in his students through a form of self-defense and physical training, first developed by the Israeli army in the 1940s.


Sports with Coach Dee

Coach Dee is an NBA certified basketball instructor.  He focuses on teaching students the fundamentals of basketball.  This will give each child the foundation and techniques of the game.  His goal is to train each individual to reach their upmost potential.  


 Kickboxing with Theresa

Kickboxing with Theresa from Life Fitness Club. Theresa is a licensed instructor who will incorporate exercises in between sets of punches, kicks, jumping jacks and mountain climbing. Her goal is for each child to have fun while strengthening their bodies.  


Crafts, chocolate making, scrapbook making, and jewelry classes enable students to display their artistic skills and creativity.
Karate classes teach children discipline and help them to develop their minds. Sports and Gymnastics allow boys and girls to learn good sportsmanship while being physically active. Getting physical with balls encourages girls to exercise in a fun way.

Our goal is for each child to enjoy all activities in a safe and nurturing environment.

Program begins Friday, February 15th. The program begins at 12:45 PM and concludes at 2:45 pm. Class sizes are limited.
We will have 11 classes this semester.

2/15, 2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/12, 5/3, 5/10, 5/24

Please complete one form PER CHILD.

Click here for the After School Program Form Grades K-1

Click here for the After School Program Form Grades 2-5

After completing the above form(s), you must pay using this form.
Deadline is Friday, February 1st, 2019.

Complete Payment Online Here

If you have any questions, please call Carol Kalowitz at 516-374-1809 or email

For emergencies from 1-3pm on FRIDAYS ONLY- please call 516-305-7252.

For questions regarding payments, please contact