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Winter ASE 2015



Program listings and enrollment forms for Winter 2015  ASE were sent home in children’s backpacks. Note, enrollment will begin on Monday January 12 and end on January 21st.

Enrollment forms are also available by clicking here.



Beginner French (grades K-2)  $83     Feb. 2, 9, 23, March 2, 9, 16 

Cool Kids Academy offers Beginner French Lessons taught by a native French speaker, Valerie Jouan, in a playful and effective way using, speech, music, movement, creativity and most importantly, fun. Course includes “Bonjour, Je m’appellee, Head Shoulder Knees and Toes, Le Twister, A day at the Zoo, Paris Fashion Show, and French Artist”.  Limit 12

Game On – Ms. Gibson (grades 3-5)   $90   Feb. 2, 9, 23, March 2, 9, 16  

This is a fun program for boys and girls in grades 3-5 who love to play some of Tashua’s favorite games.  Each week is something new such as: Pirates of the Caribbean, Mission Impossible, Steal the Gold, Asteroids, Eyes up Hands up and Duck Plucker. If you are looking for a great workout and making new friends this is the class for you. Limit 24

A Voice to be Heard – Mrs. Congdon (grades 3-5) $80                                        Feb. 2, 9, 23, March 2, 9, 16

Poems are big thoughts in small packages! In this class, aspiring poets will study the moves of professionals and and compose poems in a variety of forms. Kids will develop their own voice and begin to see the world through a poet’s eyes! The final class will feature a poetry “slam” for family and friends! Limit 15


Minecraft Island – Computer Explorers – (grades 3-5)  $84         Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10 

Imagine playing the popular game Minecraft while learning! Students will access a proprietary MinecraftEdu mod created for this class to address all of the 21st century skills: critical thinking skills, creativity, problem solving, decision making, collaboration, communication, ICT literacy and more.  Come hang with your friends as you mine, craft and build together to survive!  Limit 12        

Tennis – Marcy’s Tennis Academy – (grades K-5)  $85             Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10

Come learn & play the lifetime sport of tennis with Marcy’s Tennis Academy!  In a group environment, players will learn the fundamentals of the forehand, backhand, volley, serve and overhead smash while playing fun-filled games & drills.  The academy will introduce players to scoring & strategy.  Students should bring their own junior tennis racket or may pre-purchase a Junior HEAD tennis racket from the academy for $30.  Limit 20

Yoga – Janey Prince – (grades 3-5) $75                 Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10

Join in on the fun and come take a ‘yoga adventure’ that incorporates child safe yoga poses to increase flexibility and strength. Class is playful and used breath work, mediation, and yoga games to expand focus, self-awareness, and balance to name a few.  Limit 12


Drama – Mrs. Forde – (grades 2-5) $80         Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11 

This is a program for grades 2 through 5 that will focus on learning improvisation exercises, rehearsing, and performing a short play to be performed on the last day of class, while learning some fun drama games and stretching our imaginations! Limit 20

Game On for Squirts – Ms. Gibson (grades 1-2)  $90       Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11                      

Game on for Squirts is an enrichment program for all students who love to play games and exercise! Some of the games that are played are: Pirates of the Caribbean, Bulldog Tag, Parachute, Willy Wonka, and Aloha Ball. If you are looking for a fun time and want to make new friends, this is for you. Limit 24


Painting – Carolyn West – Little Red School of Art – (grades K-5)  $95       Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11

Carolyn West’s class includes portrait painting and painting with oil as well as watercolor.  Carolyn’s art has been exhibited all across the country as well as Paris and Switzerland. She will be teaching acrylics and oil painting on canvas along with airbrush painting utilizing hand-over-hand techniques in addition to encouraging students to develop their own style. Come join her and bring home art work beautiful enough to frame! Limit 20 


Double Play – Jump for Joy Jump Rope and Cheer-it with Spirit Cheerleading – OTA Athletics (grades K-5)  $75                                     Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, March 5, 12

This combination class of Jump Rope and Cheer will be alternated each week to keep class fresh, exciting and new. Jump up! Jump out! Jump for joy! Join Overtime Athletics for a fast paced jump rope program. You’ll learn the basic skills of jumping using long and short ropes. We’ll begin with solo jumping and then move on to group jumping, tricks and performing routines! We’ll play games and learn jumping rhymes like Cinderella,
Bubble Gum, and Miss Mary.  Cheer-IT with Spir-IT CheerleadingTake your spirit to a higher level! Learn routines, cheers, motions and jumps that promote teamwork, fitness and FUN. We’ll work on basic gymnastics and dance movements (under supervision of
instructors). Cheers include: Who Rocks the House, G-O Yell GO, Dynamite, and many more. You’ll even get to make up your own cheer!  Limit 16

Glee Club – Tyler Cohen – (grades 4 & 5)  $85                             Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, March 5, 12

This is a program for 4th and 5th grade boys and girls who are serious about singing and performing.  Learn how to sing contemporary arrangements of songs and improve your vocal skills. Performance for family and friends at final class.  Limit 26

Lego in Motion – TechStars – (grades K-2$84                  Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, March 5, 12

Calling all Lego® enthusiasts and builders to this program.  We put fun in motion as students learn how to use wheels and axles, motors, kinetic energy and balance to create numerous contraptions which will be powered with motors and battery packs.  All new models to tinker with this session. Limit 12


Sensational Science – Mad Science  – (grades K-2) $90                       Feb. 6, 20, 27 March 6, 13, 20 

Our STEM focused after school classes will stimulate your senses. Explore the world around you as Science charges you up. Have a hair-raising experience with our Van De Graf machine. Color your world with a Technicolor Blender. Find out why you can’t taste without smell. Listen closely as you travel with sound. Explore with our Optical Illusions when images change before your very eyes. This session is sure to excite and intensify how you experience the world around you through your senses. Limit 15

Basketball – Coach Cappello – (grades 2-5)  $85                    Feb. 6, 20, 27 March 6, 13, 20

A skill building clinic for kids to learn drills they can practice at home to improve their basketball skills. This is a structured course and students are provided with a printout of all drills so they can continue to practice and improve. In addition to learning basketball skills participants will also play fun games such as knockout, steal the bacon, hotshot, and dribble tag.  Limit 20                                                                         

Fundamentals of Hand Sewing – Heidi Langan – (grades 1-5)  $80       Feb. 6, 20, 27 March 6, 13, 20   

You will hand sew a small tote bag to take home! The cushion will include a front pocket and a button. By the end of class, you will have mastered several different sewing techniques. All sewing materials including needles, thread, fabric, & buttons will be provided.  Limit 16