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2016-17 After-School Programs
After-school programs for 2016-17 have ended. Join our mailing list to be the first to know about the fall!
Each visit at the Pixel Academy is a well-rounded tech-learning experience. Members can discover their own spark of creativity in our self-guided makerspace or spend the afternoon honed in on a Big Project in our Designer or Developer stations. Through activity, individual work, and the help of our expert instructions, each visit leads to new ideas, higher skills, and more motivation to work towards something to be proud of.
DAILY ACTIVITIES (2:30 – 6:30 P.M.)
|Snacks & Homework Help|
|Project Time: Developer, Designer, or Makerspace →|
|Individual Project Work|
|Project Reflection & Planning|
|Teen Apprenticeship Training (ages 13-16)|
TYPES OF VISITS
Coding – Game Dev – Minecraft Programming
Sign up for a 6-week series of developer-themed workshops to create and complete a big project with an expert instructor in a specific tech skill! Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks when public school is in session.
Virtual Reality – 3D Animation – Digital Arts
Dive into 6 weeks of design-based learning with our instructors and complete a project in a new skill! Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks when school is in session.
Laser Cutting – 3D Printing – Stop-Motion
Looking to discover new areas of technology? Drop into our space any day after school for open-ended, hands-on challenges, activities and more using our cutting-edge technology.
2016-17 MEMBERSHIP COST
Membership Fee: $99
Your Membership fee gains your child access to sign up for Visits for the 2016-17 year, and to your online Pixel Academy account to reserve your visits! Visits are reserved ahead-of-time using our Pixel Academy online account. Space is limited, so don’t forget to book in advance!
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Reserved Member Visit (Brooklyn): $55 Reserved Member Visit (TriBeCa): $65
Members who register for visits on a day we pick up from their school get walked over by our staff as a free member benefit. Let us know if you’re interested in setting up a pickup from your school!
- MON– P.S. 261 – P.S. 29 – P.S. 8
- TUE -Brooklyn Heights Montessori School-P.S. 29-Saint Ann’s
- WED – Brooklyn Friends -P.S. 261 – P.S. 32
- THUR – Brooklyn Friends – P.S. 32– P.S. 58
- FRI – P.S. 58 – P.S. 8 – Packer Collegiate Institute
School Pickups (Brooklyn)
- MON – P.S. 234
- TUE – P.S. 234
- WED OPEN
- THUR – P.S. 89 – P.S. 150 – Village Community School
- FRI OPEN