Small group and one on one tutoring sessions are available for students of all ages. Primary subjects addressed are reading, writing, and other literacy skills as well as math. This tutoring is designed to allow students to receive some extra support for challenging academic subjects. It is offered on an as needed basis.
– After school Homework Help:
Supervision and assistance of all homework needs.
– Summer Camp:
Diki Tibetan School classes, including dance, music, language, and art, are expanded over the summer to form a camp setting in which students receive additional thought provoking and community building experiences. Trips are made to local sites in order to enhance cultural appreciation and provide students with a fun and exciting way to spend their summer.
– Youth Mentoring and Leadership Workshop :
Community members who have excelled in their field or performed outstanding achievements are welcomed back to lead workshops and seminars for middle and high school youth. NYTSC believes strongly in having peer role-models and encouraging out students with authentic stories of success from their own community.
– Music & Dance Class :
Students, parents, and community members learn appreciation of, and how to perform Tibetan music and dance for community education and appreciation. Taught by teachers from within the Tibetan community, cultural appreciation of this traditional dance and music, along with its accompanying costumes designs, stage designs, are open to all community members.
– SONYC Middle School Program:
NYTSC is honored to host a Department of Youth and Community Development funded after school enrichment program for our middle school youth. The main goals of the after school program include building academic skills and providing opportunities for youth to explore their interests and creativity. Students will have the option to participate in a diversity of clubs including different Hip-Hop and Tibetan dance, Contemporary and Tibetan Traditional music, Thangka art, film, and design. These clubs will be saturated with literacy and science skills to give our students a fun experience that will also help them in school.
– Chinese Language Classes:
Beginner Chinese (Mandarin) language classes are offered to youth on a weekly basis. These classes focus primarily on speaking with a brief overview of the fundamentals of reading and writing. Any student is welcome to join and improve their Chinese language skills.