NIA/IS 227 After-School Program

NIA/IS 227 offers Homework Help, Leadership Club, Math Games, Life Sciences, Game Design, Chess & Strategic Games, Visual Arts, Drama & Theatre, Expressive & Hip Hop Dance, Open Gym, Kick Ball, Volley Ball, Soccer, Basketball Team, and other Team Sports to 6th, 7th and 8th graders in IS 227 (Edward B. Shallow JHS).

Our free services, funded by NYC’s Department of Youth & Community Development’s COMPASS Program, runs Monday through Friday from 2:25 PM to 5:00 PM. We are located at 6500 16th Avenue, Brooklyn. If you’d like
to register your child for the NIA/IS 227 program, please contact Anthony Tartaglia at the school, by email at or by phone at 917.757.8372.

Director: Tony Tartaglia
Assistant Director: Peggy Weicher

IS 227
  • Funding: COMPASS (Comprehensive After School System of NYC), through NYC’s Department of Youth and Community Development.
  • NIA/IS 227 partnership provides rich learning opportunities that extend beyond the classroom walls.
  • IS 227 Official website.