Program Director: Jaimita Haskell
Director’s Email:
Director’s Cell: 347-979-6891

Assistant Program Director: Colleen Hartie
Assistant Director’s Email:
Assistant Director’s Cell: 347-992-6161

Phone: 718.682.1731
Fax: 347-855-2431

Address: 211 Jefferson Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
Agency ID/SACC#: 685435

Regular Program Hours

Monday – Friday 2:20pm-6:00pm
Saturdays 10:00am-6:00pm.
Night Center: 6:00pm-10:00pm

DYCD Registered Holiday Dates

  • 1/19/15 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • 2/16/15 MIDWinter Recess
  • 2/17/15 MIDWinter Recess
  • 2/18/15 MIDWinter Recess
  • 2/19/15 MIDWinter Recess
  • 2/20/15 MIDWinter Recess
  • 4/3/15 Spring Recess
  • 4/6/15 Spring Recess
  • 4/7/15 Spring Recess
  • 4/8/15 Spring Recess
  • 4/9/15 Spring Recess
  • 4/10/15 Spring Recess
  • 5/27/15 Memorial Day
  • 6/4/15 Chancellor’s Day

Performing Arts

Our program allows children to express themselves creatively through performing arts. The students are able to showcase their hard work to families and friends through plays and dances at our annual End of the Year Show.

Bully Free

Our Bully Free activity allows the children to learn about the new Anti-bullying system that is being introduced worldwide. Our anti-bullying activity allows the children to have a more controlled reaction to future situations by use their own personal experiences.

Mastering the Masters (Art)

Mastering the Masters allows the students to recreate masterpieces from famous artists that have impacted the world throughout history.


Our program recognizes the importance of physical fitness as well as recreational activities. Our recreational activity can range from activities such as playing an organized sports, game boards or playground time.

Youth Council (13-15) / (16-21)

The Berry Houses Youth Council is a form of youth voice engaged in community decision-making, creating projects and organizing events in order to tackle community issues.

Physical Fitness

The Berry Houses Community Center has reorganized Weight Room, equipped with a treadmill, weights, floor mats and more. This year we are hoping to use it for activities such as Zumba class and Weight Training. This is also open to all adult participants.

Life Skills

Our life skills activity will teach participants daily life skills such as prevention of violence, healthy relationships, job readiness, resume writing, college readiness, and health workshops.

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