Kids Club

Beachwood Afterschool Care

When school's out the Mandel JCC is in session!
The J offers outstanding Beachwood afterschool care for children in grades K-6
Sign up for 1 to 5 days per week •
School Dismissal until 6 pm
Click here to download the 2013-14 Kids Club brochure or click here for the registration form with fees


Convenience for Parents

  • Transportation from most local schools
  • Transportation from school to Hebrew Schools
  • Convenient location
  • Well-trained staff that promotes mutual respect
  • State licensed
  • Newly renovated Mandel JCC facility and programs including gym and pool

Adventures For Kids

  • clientuploads/Childrens_programs/Childrens_Docs/2014/KidsClubGame.jpgNewly renovated afterschool space
  • Swim lessons and recreational swim
  • Organized sports activities balanced with free play in our newly renovated gym & fields
  • Private supervised homework room and reading space
  • Theme days surrounding Jewish holidays, Tikkun Olam and Shabbat
  • Enrichment classes including drama, music, chess, golf, cooking, fitness and sports led by professional coaches.


For an additional fee we also offer

Transportation is provided from the following schools and districts:
Shaker Heights • Beachwood • Orange • Mayfield Heights • South Euclid-Lyndhurst • Agnon • Fuchs Mizrachi • Ratner Montessori • Gross Schechter
• If your school is not listed please call to see if it can be arranged.

NEW THIS YEAR! Kids’ Club is proud to offer two exciting programs, which are FREE for Kids’ Club participants.

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Tuesdays • 4:30 - 5:30 pm

Want to be in a motion picture? Now is the chance to unleash creativity and take on the world of movie making. Kids will learn to make a movie from beginning to end. They can be an actor, producer, director, animator and designer. They will create a story, write a script,
cast characters and ACTION! Kids can film the movie or play one its characters. Then they will edit, add music, transitions and credits. Get ready to share their masterpiece and impress your family and friends!
April 29 - June 3 (6 Weeks)

Who: Grades 2-6 (min. 10, max. 20)
Dates: Tuesdays, April 29 - June 3 (6 classes)
Time: 4:30-5:30

Fee: Kids Club Participants: FREE! • Member: $50 Community: $75
Click here to download the registration form or contact Hayley: (216) 593-6222 or

Fit Kids Fitness Boot Camp (ages 7+)
Thursdays • 4:30 - 5:30 pm

Fit Kids, a “bootcamp” designed for kids, will be led by our very own personal trainers at the Mandel JCC and is FREE to Kids Club participants! It will include a variety of physical activity including fitness games, cardio, using the Youth Fitness equipment downstairs, TRX, etc. The goal of Fit Kids is to get the kids excited about fitness and physical activity.

Hayley Ryshen
Assistant Director of Children & Day Camping

Hayley oversees Kids’ Club Afterschool Care, clientuploads/Day_Camp/HayleyRyshen2013.jpgenrichment programs and vacation camps. She has a bachelor’s degree from Ohio University and a master’s degree in school counseling from John Carroll University.

She was recently chosen for the prestigious and competitive Merrin Teen Professional Fellows Program. Hayley has worked at the Mandel JCC since 2007. She is passionate about working with and bringing out the best in children. She is looking forward to spending time with your children this school year.

Please feel free to call her with any questions. 216.593.6222 •

The Staff


  • Highly trained staff
  • Low child to staff ratio
  • Our staff provides a safe, nurturing and fun environment for your children after school

Click here to download the 2013-14 Kids Club brochure or click here for the registration form with fees

Questions? Click here to request more information, or contact Hayley: (216) 593-6222 •