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After School Program Class Descriptions

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  • Basketball for 1st-2nd Graders

    This class meets on Thursdays and teaches the kids drills and skills for the game. The kids will even play games amongst themselves.
    This class is Thursdays 3:15-4:15 PM for the Fall and Winter Term.
  • Boys Basketball 3rd-5th Graders

    Boys will have weekly Basketball class with Mr. B. The boys will learn skills and drills and play games.

    The class meets Tuesday 3:15-4:15 for the Winter Term
  • Boys Soccer: 3rd-5th Graders

    Boys will meet weekly in this fun and energetic class. They will learn skills and drills and play games.
    Class meets Wednesdays: 3:15-4:15 pm
  • Budding Entrepreneurs 3rd-5th Graders

    If you love Shark Tank, this empowering program is for you! Join other
    intrepid students and develop a business plan for your own business idea.
    You will learn to take risks and persevere, while making business-like
    decisions about strategy, marketing and finance. Students build confidence
    "learning by doing" and make their pitch presentations on the last day!

    This class meets Tuesdays 3:30-4:30
  • Central Park Nature Exploration: K-5th Graders

    Calling all Nature Lovers. Students will explore Central Park weekly and go on hikes, bird watch, collect leaves and other pieces of nature to make art. They will also have some free time to run around outside!
  • Chess: K-5th Graders

    Chess will meet Chess Master Mr. Goodman and learn the basics of chess. More advanced players will be challenged.
    The class meets Tuesdays and or Wednesdays from 3:30-430 for K-1st Grade and 4:30-5:30 2nd-5th Grade.
  • Chopped and Master Chefs: K-5th Graders

    Calling all Food Network Lovers! The kids will stir, mix and bake recipes each week in this fun class and bring their treat home, hopefully to share with their families.

    K-1st Grade meets: Fridays 3:30-4:30
    2nd-5th Grade meets: Tuesdays 3:30-4:30
  • Co-ed Soccer 1st-2nd Graders

    Our 1st and 2nd Graders will play games and learn drills in this fun and energetic class. The class meets Tuesdays 3:15-4:15.
  • Craft Market Art Class: N-1st Graders

    Students will create different pieces of art each week in this fun and engaging class. This class is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-4:30
  • Creative Theatre: K-2nd Graders

    Calling all actors and performers of all kinds! This class is for you. The students will learn acting through storytelling, improv, song and movement. The students will perform a show at the end of each term. This group meets on Mondays from 3:30-4:30.
  • Debate Club 3rd-5th Grade

    Students learn the art of persuasion and help select debate topics they find  interesting. Students work in rotating groups and practice their debating  skills in a supportive environment, including developing arguments, issuing  rebuttals, providing examples, rebuilding their case and summarizing  points of view. Young debaters learn to think on their feet and enhance  their public-speaking skills, gaining self-confidence in the process.
  • Flag Football for 3rd-5th Graders

    Mr. B will take the kids out to Central Park weekly for a good game of Flag Football!
    This class is Tuesdays 3:15-4:15 Fall and Spring
  • Friday Dance: K-1st Graders

    If your child loves to make up dance routines in ballet, jazz and hip-hop and play freeze dance, then this class is for them!

    This class is from 3:15-4:15
  • Fun Fitness N-1st Graders

    This class will get your kids moving and grooving. They will dance and workout and have fun all at the same time.

    This class is in-person on Wednesdays at 3:15.
  • Girls Basketball 3rd-5th Graders

    Girls will meet weekly in this fun and skill driven class. 
    Class meets Fridays at 3:15-4:15 pm.
  • Girls Soccer 3rd-5th Graders

    Girls Soccer will meet weekly and learn skills and drills and play games.

    Class meets Thursdays at 3:15-4:15
  • Girls Volleyball 3rd-5th Graders

    Girls in 3rd-5th Grade will meet weekly withe Mr. R and learn drills and skills for Volleyball and they will even play games amongst themselves.

    This class meets Mondays from 3-4pm.
  • Hip-Hop: K-5th Graders (K-1st, 2nd-5th)

    In this fun class, the students will learn the basics of Hip-Hop and they will create a dance routine.
    This class is on Wednesdays for 2nd-5th grade and Thursdays for K-1st Grade at 3:30.
  • Kinder Kritters

    • Where kids meet, touch, learn about and care for the smallest of creatures

    • Inspiring kindness while promoting systems thinking and sustainability
  • Mad Science: 2nd-5th Graders

    Calling all Mad Scientists! This hands on science class will create static electricity everywhere. Mad Science will mail out science kits each week for students to participate in the class from their very own home. Sign up fast, this class always has a waitlist!

    The class is Thursdays 3:30-4:30
  • Martial Arts: Pre-K-12th Graders

    Students will study with Howard Latting of WMA Karate. Each of our students enter the program with a desire to learn, enjoy robust physical activity and participate as a team. This program is based on Korean Art and Modern Teachings.

    Mondays: In-Person

    Pre-K-1st Grade at 3:30
    2nd-5th Grade at 4:30
  • Money Matters K-2nd Graders

    This class meets Mondays at 3:30-4:30.

    This innovative program provides a solid foundation on financial literacy for
    kids. Games and hands-on activities help students internalize key concepts
    (like money, budgeting and saving) in a fun and supportive environment
    fostering team work. This unique experience empowers students with the
    mindset to start making sound financial decisions and develop into
    responsible global citizens.
  • Multi-Sports with E3 Sports: 2nd-5th Graders

    If you want your child to run around and get all sweaty, this class is for you! The students will play a variety of sports and relay races in Central Park or use our Gym on inclement weather days.

    This class meets on these days:

    Fridays: 2nd-5th Grade: 3:15-4:15
  • Parkour in Central Park: 3rd-5th Graders

    Joel's Kids Action Sports coaches mix conditioning, gymnastics, balance, team work, confidence building and fun. Either indoors or out, we create a manageable obstacle course for the kids to conquer. Positive thinking and success are guaranteed.

    This class meets Thursdays 3:15-4:15
  • Pokeman Go with Mr. B for 4th and 5th Graders

    Calling all Pokeman Go fans. The students will play the game with fellow classmates in Central Park. Students are encouraged to bring an ipad or phone to this class so they can play. If you do not own a device Trevor will give your child one for the class.

    This class is on Mondays at 3:15-4:15
  • Rollerblading and Skateboarding with Joel's Kids on Wheels: 1st-5th Grade

    Join Joel’s experienced, kid-friendly coaches for a fantastic season of inline skating and skateboarding. These are great classes for the young athlete to learn—not just one, but two― skating disciplines. Those who just want to learn one technique can do so.

    Inline skating: Every week, coaches will teach a new skating skill—from basic balance, stopping, turns, skating backwards, and more. Whenever the weather is suitable, students will have terrific fun on wheels in Central Park. This class is open to all skill levels of skaters.

    Skateboarding: Whether you already know how to do an “Ollie” or want to get started with skateboarding, this program is for you. Learn and enjoy the basics through advanced moves on a skateboard. From push-offs to “fakies,” this safe program will thrill students.

    Class is Wednesdays 3-5pm.
  • Soccer on Mondays for Pre-K-K Graders

    Calling Soccer Stars!!! This class will teach the basics of Soccer and the kids will learn drills and play simple games. The class meets on Mondays at 3:15-4:15.
  • Yoga: N-1st Graders

    In this class, the students will learn different yoga poses and practice relaxation and mindfulness. It's a great way to end the day!

    This class is on Mondays at 3:15-4:15
  • Young Philanthropists K-2nd Grade

    Students internalize the benefits of doing well and doing good, reviewing a  number of charities and discussing the merits of giving back. Students  collaborate in small teams to select a charity or issue they feel passionate  about and come up with practical ways they can support that cause (including  raising awareness, volunteering and fundraising), then create their own mock  foundation!
  • Chess: K-5th Graders (K-1st and 2nd-5th)

    Children learn the basics of chess in a friendly and focused atmosphere. The class is suitable for everyone—from beginners to more advanced players.

    This class meets on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 for K-1st Grade and Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30 for 2nd-5th Graders.
  • Harry Potter and Hogwarts School: 2nd -5th Graders

    Welcome to Hogwarts! In this class, each student is assigned to a  house and becomes an official student of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. In each class, we will explore different subjects through a variety of activities: We will read tea leaves in divination and create magical concoctions in potions; we will learn about the magical creatures of the wizarding world and create our own magical beasts in care of magical creatures. This class is good for readers of Harry Potter, as well as those who have not (yet) started the books.

    This class is on Thursdays for the 2nd Term fro m3:30-4:30
Ambitious academics.  Engaged students.  Balanced lives.

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