Afterschool Program

The Hernández After School Program: Open to all Hernández students (K1-8), the program operates Monday through Friday from school dismissal at 3:10 until 6:30 PM. The four key components of our programming are homework support, snack, specialty programs & field trips, and family engagement.

Our current specialty programs include African Dance/Drumming; America Scores; Arts; Debatemate; Harvard STAGE; Hip Hop; Hydroponics; Jumpstart; Martial Arts; Peace Through Play; Robotics; Sole Train; Strong Women, Strong Girls; Juntas Crecemos Fuerte & Yoga.

Download the After School Family Handbook. Read information about the After School Program for the 2017-18 school year, and download the application.

Our amazing staff:

After School Director
Sara Kilroy, Room 023A,

After School Director
Jeremy Chase-Israel, Room 023A

After School Coordinator
Anita Torres, Room 023A,

Mass Promise Fellow
Katie LaScaleia, Room 023A,

VISTA Fundraising and Communications Coordinator
Amanda Mastronardi,

Middle School Group Leader
Frances Rivera

4th Grade Group Leaders
Dali Almeyda and Lourdes Marrero


3rd Grade Group Leaders
Sylvia Lopez and Molly Marmanillo


2nd Grade Group Leaders
Alice Aviles and Yudy Perez


1st Grade Group Leaders
Anny Baez and Cynthia Lopez


Substitute Group Leader
Josue Hernandez


K2 Group Leaders
Maria Ramos and Carmen Reyes


K1 Group Leaders
Jaime Milla and Daisy Rojas