Stephen and Areti Cherpelis Greek Afternoon School of St. Nicholas
43-15 196th Street Flushing, NY 11358
Principal: George B. Kanellopoulos
Registration for Greek Afternoon School is open! Click here to download this year's registration form and learn more. For this year's calendar, please click here.
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The Goals and Objectives of our School are to pass on to the new generations of Greek-Americans our Greek Language and Orthodox Faith, our Greek History and Culture, and to prepare our youngsters to face the challenges of tomorrow.
Founded in 1957, the Greek Afternoon School is a jewel of our community. Accredited by the Ministry of Education of Greece (1973) and the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, it has received numerous citations and awards from the Ministry of Education of Greece, University of Crete and from various community organizations.
1. Greek Language Classes for Nursery and Kindergarten students every Saturday, from 10:00 am-12 pm. Consider our program: "Learning and Entertainment."
2. Greek Language Classes for native Greek speakers from First to Sixth grade, Monday-Thursday.
3. Greek as a Second Language for non-native speakers from First to Sixth grade.
4. Greek Language Classes for Seventh and Eighth grades.
5. Greek Language Preparation classes for the N.Y. State Greek Regents Examination.
6. Classes in Greek History, Religion and Greek Culture.
7. Tuition-free Greek dances for all registered students.
8. Free theater classes and end-of-the-year performance with Greek plays or Greek tragedies for all registered students.
9. Scholarships for all Eighth Graders.
10. Annual Scholarships for alumni.
11. All faculty members are certified by the State Education Department and /or the Ministry of Education of Greece.
For more information, please contact us at 718-357-4260.