Welcome to the OLAM Enrichment Center by Hebrew Public! Our new afterschool program offers exciting opportunities for students to experience new activities. We hope that each student will find something they are passionate about and that will spark curiosity beyond the regular school hours.  

Space is limited. Please note that each program’s schedule and cost structure vary. Please review carefully and contact olamenrichment@hebrewpublic.org  with questions. After you register, you will be asked for payment directly by your chosen program’s vendor. 

Lomdim Afterschool Program

Lomdim (means “learning” in Hebrew – לומדים) is a free afterschool homework help program designed to support students in their academic journey. Operated by HLA2 educators, this program provides a safe and structured environment where students can receive assistance with their homework. In addition to homework support, Lomdim includes enrichment activities, such as educational games and reading sessions. Our goal is to foster a love for learning, boost academic confidence, and ensure every student has the resources they need to succeed.

• Monday-Thursday, 3:45-5:30

• Grades PreK-5

• Provider: HLA2

• Free

Soussan Sports Kadur Regel (Soccer) Club

Soussan Sports soccer program offers professional coaching, fun drills, and friendly matches that cater to all skill levels. Our club emphasizes physical fitness, teamwork, and sportsmanship in a supportive and energetic environment. In addition to soccer skills, participants also learn valuable life skills such as discipline, goal-setting, and leadership.

• Tuesday, 3:45-5:30

• Grades 2-5

• Provider: Soussan Sport

• $30/session

Soussan Sports Yom Shishi Keif

Soussan Sports Friday sports program is offering soccer and basketball activities and fun sports games. The club provides professional coaching, skill-building drills, and friendly matches. Our dedicated coaches focus on developing athletic abilities, teamwork, and sportsmanship in a fun and supportive environment. Yom Shishi Keif is perfect for young athletes who want to improve their soccer and basketball skills while enjoying a fun and active afterschool experience.

• Friday 1:30-3:15

• Grades K-5

• Provider: Soussan Sports

• $30/session

Gimnastika by Royal Flex

Royal Flex gymnastics program includes a variety of activities such as tumbling, balance beam, vaulting, and rhythmic gymnastics, tailored to all skill levels. Emphasizing physical fitness, flexibility, and coordination, Gimnastika by Royal Flex fosters confidence, discipline, and perseverance. 

• Monday and Wednesday, 3:45-5:30

• Grades 

• Provider: Royal Flex

• Mondays $650 for 13 weeks ($50/session)

• Wednesday $700 for 14 Weeks ($50/session)

Shachmat (Chess) with Fedor

We are thrilled to welcome back our favorite Master Fedor who will lead the after school chess club. Designed to accommodate all skill levels, our program offers expert instruction, practice sessions, and friendly tournaments in a fun and supportive environment. Participants will learn strategic thinking, problem-solving, and patience while enhancing their chess skills through interactive lessons and exciting gameplay. Students will participate in at least two city-wide tournaments over the course of the year.

• Tuesday 3:45-5:30, grades K-2 

• Thursday 3:45-5:30, grades 3-6 

• Provider: Fedor

• $30 per class

• $100 off if registering for two semesters

YouCan Afterschool Center with Mandarin Lessons

We are thrilled to continue our partnership with the YouCan Center!  In the next school year, YouCan will be offering an enriching afterschool program combining homework assistance with Mandarin immersion. The program provides personalized homework help across various subjects, ensuring students stay on top of their academic responsibilities. Additionally, YouCan offers immersive Mandarin language lessons and cultural activities. 

• Monday-Thursday, 3:45-5:30

• Friday 1:30-5:30

• Grades PreK-5 

• Provider: YouCan

• Price

Immersive Spanish

Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of the Spanish language through our experiential Spanish learning course. Designed for Spanish Beginners, this course emphasizes speaking and

listening skills by engaging students in real-life scenarios such as ordering at a restaurant, translating lyrics from popular songs, exploring a new city, and playing games. Grammar

learning can be tedious, that’s why our course focus on hands-on experiences and interactive projects. Students will learn practical vocabulary and expressions, gaining the confidence

to communicate in Spanish in everyday situations.

• Monday-Wednesday 3:45-5:15

• Grades 4-5 

• Provider: Prestige Prep

• Price

Comic Book Creators

Unleash your creativity and embark on an adventure in the world of comic books and graphic novels! In this course, students will learn the art of visual storytelling, combining

writing and illustration to create their own comic book stories.

Students will explore character development, plot structure, and various illustration techniques, all while enhancing their artistic and literary skills. By the end of the course, each student will have created their own mini-comic book or graphic novel, ready to share with friends and family.

•Tuesdays 3:45-5:15

• Grades 2-3

• Provider: Prestige Prep

• Price

Math Gym

Welcome to the Math Gym, where we strengthen Math Fundamentals! This class is designed to build confidence in essential grade-level concepts. Our years of experience in tutoring and test prep have shown that a strong foundation in basics like times tables, fractions, decimals, and sigma math (positive and negative numbers) is crucial for academic success and everyday life. In the wake of the pandemic, many students have found themselves behind, making it more

important than ever to solidify these fundamentals. Our course helps students assess and enhance these skills, ensuring they meet and exceed state-level standards. With hands-on activities and interactive games, your child will develop the confidence and competence needed to engage with more complex math processes both in and out of the classroom. Join us to empower your child to excel in the world of math!

• Monday-Wednesday 3:45-5:15 

• Grades 4-5

• Provider: Prestige Prep

• Price

Brain Games

Brainiacs love Brain Games, an exciting and interactive course designed to challenge and stimulate the minds of game-loving students. This course focuses on developing critical thinking, problem-solving, and cognitive skills through a variety of engaging activities such as riddles, math games, and crossword puzzles. Students will have fun while enhancing their logical reasoning and mental agility. By the end of the course, students will be better equipped to tackle complex problems and think creatively in various situations in both Math and ELA arenas!

• Thursdays 3:45-5:15

• Grades 4-5

• Provider: Prestige Prep

• Price

Fun with Finance

Welcome to Fun with Finance, a dynamic course designed to introduce students to the basics of financial literacy. Students will learn essential money management skills. This course aims to foster an understanding of financial concepts and develop practical skills that students can use in everyday life including basics behind money, budgets, and financial responsibility. By the end of the course, students will have a solid foundation in personal finance and an appreciation for the importance of smart money management.

• Fridays 3:45-5:15

• Grades 4-5

• Provider: Prestige Prep

• Price

Science Explorers

Thinking strategically can take many forms but carries many benefits. Strategic thinking is essentially the practice of planning ahead, considering multiple possibilities, and reasoning towards the more opportune solutions. Learning these skills can be an invaluable asset for most academic endeavors.

• Tuesday – Thursday 3:45-5:15

• Grades 2-3

• Provider: Prestige Prep

• Price

Ukrainian Language & Culture

New Wave Ukrainian Program offers an enriching environment for children to explore and celebrate Ukrainian culture. Our program features a variety of activities including language lessons, traditional arts and crafts, music, dance, and history workshops. Guided by experienced educators, students will develop a deeper connection to their heritage.

• Tuesday 3:45-5:30 (Grades 3-5)

• Thursday 3:45-5:30 (Grades K-2)

• Provider: New Wave 

• $500 for one semester, $100 off if registering for two semesters