Middle School

After School

The Eastern Christian After School program is open to all Eastern Christian students in *preschool through 8th grade. The program is located at the ECES & ECMS campus. Students stay on their campus after the school day ends.  (*Note: Preschoolers must be fully potty trained and not need any assistance in the bathroom to attend the program.)

The After School program runs daily from 3:00-6:00 pm. The cost is $10.50 per child hour and $15.75 per hour for 2 or more children from the same family. Families are billed by EC in two week periods. Students may attend on a regular scheduled basis or as a “drop in” as the need arises. The After School program is divided up into half hour segments including: outdoor or gymnasium activities, snack and homework, free choice and group activities.

The After School Program offers enrichment activities at an additional cost.Varying clubs are offered each season throughout the school year and have included such things as Sports Club, Cooking Club and Art Lessons.  All of the current enrichment activities we offer are explained below.  Instrument lessons are available on a weekly or bi-weekly basis for $40/session. The current information for this years music lessons are explained below.

After School Parent Handbook

An After School Program is offered on both our Elementary and Middle School Campus.  To register your child, please fill out the appropriate form.  Use this link to register your child if you plan on sending them for specific week days or on a drop-in basis throughout the school year.  Do not use this link to register your child for clubs or music lessons, there is a separate registration for those below.

Contact Information
After School Director: Elizabeth Mulcock


Spring After School Club Information 
First come, first served!



DESCRIPTION: GarageBand is a super-powerful music creation studio tool – learn how to wield it by making your own kind of music with loops, beats, different instruments, vocals, etc. Find out how easy it is with High School Media Specialist, Ruth Rudd. Earn digital badges along the way and work toward one of the GarageBand Grammy Awards on the last day to recognize top achievements!

  • Mondays at ECMS: from 3:30-4:30 (grades 5-8)
  • Dates: 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21
  • MAX: 25 students
  • Register 



DESCRIPTION: Computer coding is everywhere, yet our national school system doesn’t offer enough opportunities to learn this vital 21st century skill. Well, Eastern Christian Middle School Coding Club is a great place to start learning code! Taught by high school technology teacher Mr. Tim Steen, this class will teach basic coding concepts such as variables, looping, conditional branching, and more. The class will use Scratch, a popular block-based coding system, to create animations, interactive stories, and games.

  • Tuesdays at ECMS: from 3:30-4:30 (grades 5-8)
  • Dates: 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, 5/8 , 5/15, and 5/22
  • MAX: 20 students
  • Register 



DESCRIPTION: Eastern Christian High School’s girls soccer coach, Seth Stadtlander, will be leading a soccer club.  Jog on in to this club to hone skills in dribbling, defense and offense moves, passing, shooting, ball control, and team development.  Participation in this club helps prepare students for EC athletic opportunities in the future!

  • Wednesdays at ECMS: from 3:15-4:15 (grades 5-8)
  • Dates: 4/18, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/23, 5/30
  • MAX: 18 students
  • Register 


Clubs are first come, first served. Payment is due on or before the first day of Club. Checks made to: “ECSA”. Payment can be sent into school with your child, or mailed to: ECES, 25 Baldin Dr., Midland Park, NJ 07432. ATTENTION: After School Program

Questions: contact Elizabeth Mulcock: elizabethmulcock@easternchristian.org




After School Music Lessons


Bring out the musician in your child as they take lessons taught by well-qualified instructors.  Piano lessons will lay the foundation for all further music study, violin students can get a head start on the Violin program at their school, and guitar students can begin to learn the basics of melody and chords that are essential for solo performance or accompaniment. All instrumental instruction will provide that one-on-one attention needed to take your child’s playing to the next level!  All music students end each school year by performing in a music concert.  Come and start a musical journey that will last a lifetime!


  • Where: Eastern Christian Elementary or Middle School
  • When: one day of the week through the whole year.
  • Who: K-8th Grade
  • Available Timeslots: 3:00 PM-6:00 PM (30 Minute Lessons)
  • Cost: $40 for a half hour lesson.  Payments of cash or check go to the After School Director.  Payments will be collected in semesters.  See registration form for details.



  • Where: Eastern Christian Elementary School
  • When: for 7 weeks from 3:30-4:00 and from 4:00-4:30 on Mondays (3/19, 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30 & 5/7)
  • Who: a small group of students in 2-8th grade (max: 3 students)  
  • Cost: one time payment of $125 for all 7 weeks
  • Note: this is a beginner class for students just starting out.  Students must bring their own guitar.


Questions: contact Elizabeth Mulcock: elizabethmulcock@easternchristian.org