New Classes Starting!
After School Enrichment provides students with opportunities to take part in teacher led classes/activities after the school day. Classes include but are not limited to Cursive Writing, Drawing, ACT Enrichment, and more. Each class varies in the length of time it is offered and in the cost of the program. To register for an After School Enrichment program, please click the link below:
Lower School Spanish, Grades 1-5
Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30-4:30
This language course is designed for Lower School students, in grades 1-5, who wish to build and increase their proficiency in speaking and understanding Spanish. Students develop their skills through storytelling, movement, and reading, all while staying in the target language.
Cost is $30/wk
Course begins February 28, 2017
Fitness with Danny Magrans
The Afterschool Enrichment Fitness Program is intended to maximize potential, increase confidence and develop functional fitness for all participants. A progressive training program will be taught to improve speed, balance, mechanics, and strength in a fun and very engaging manner. This program is intended for a wide range of participants, and no prior athletic experience is needed.
*Classes will meet every Tuesday and Thursday starting November 8 from:
3:30 – 4:30 (Elementary)
4:30 – 5:30 (Middle/High)
*Days of the week are subject to change
Cost: 100.00 / month
Director: Danny Magráns
Location: Students will first meet in Coach Magrans’ room for roll call and a review of the day’s expectations.
Drawing with Pencils and Pastels
Every Tuesday starting September 13th from 3:30-4:30, Drawing with Pencils & Pastels will be held with Mrs. Shelley Holt in her classroom. Students will work on drawing skills using graphite, soft pastels, and oil pastels. The cost is $20/hr and this class is open to 3rd grade-Adult. Register using the above link.
This course will introduce the proper formations for upper and lowercase cursive letters.
This course will also help students practice and perfect their own unique penmanship style. Each class will include step-by-step lessons to guide movement instruction as I introduce cursive to children. These lessons will also improve cursive fluency at any age. I will be teaching the Zaner-Bloser style. My teaching method will also include a unique strategy to improve fluent movement in writing.
TN State Standards for Cursive Handwriting:
2nd Grade: Write many upper and lowercase cursive letters.
3rd Grade: Write all upper and lowercase cursive letters.
4th Grade: Write legibly in cursive.
This course will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Dates for September/October: September 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29
October 4, 6 Currently Closed
Cost: $15.00 for each hour ($30.00 a week) This cost includes all materials.
Location: Room 111