MondaYS

2/4, 2/11, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15

Art A (PreK & K) $145 - Ms. Xiomara Gonzalez

Let’s Explore and Get Creative! For children who love art as much as Ms. G and want to have fun exploring a variety of approaches, mediums and techniques. Through imagination and observation, exploring composition, pattern, line, texture, color, shading and contrast. Media may include watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, pencil, pastel and the power of self expression!

2/4/19 Eye Art Color Wheel | 2/11/19 Love/Be Kind Art | 2/25/19 Cellophane Art | 3/4/19 Kandinsky Art | 3/11/19 Tissues Paper Art | 3/18/19 Monochromatic Art | 3/25/19 CityScapes Art | 4/1/19 Giant Letter Art | 4/8/19 Shape Art | 4/15/ 19 Poppies Art

Nimbus Repertory (K-2nd) $200 - Nimbus Dance Works

Students will work with a professional dancer from Nimbus who will choreograph an original piece to be performed at The School of Nimbus’ annual Spring Showcase on Friday, May 31st  and Saturday, June 1st, presented at Nimbus’ Theatre in downtown Jersey City. The process of working towards a performance teaches discipline, confidence, responsibility, teamwork and work ethic. Prolonged attention to a product not only shows how pride and care in your work will lead to better results but also builds community awareness and an understanding of how your actions affect those around you. Attendance at one additional weekend dress rehearsal (Date and Time TBD) as well as performances is required. **Potential start date may be delayed so classes will end closer to performance dates.**

Cooking A (K-2nd) $165 - Bambino Chef

Bambino comes to school with all the supplies and ingredients to cook up a storm with the budding chefs. One of the main goals is to educate our young audience on healthy eating habits.

Soccer B (1st-5th) $120 - Coach Edgar Bautista

Students practice fundamental soccer skills by practicing drills, including dribbling, passing/receiving balls, playing 1v1 and score.  Students end each class with a game.


Tuesdays

2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, 4/9

Soccer A (PreK & K) $120 - Coach Edgar Bautista

Students learn fundamental soccer skills by practicing drills, including dribbling the ball in and out of zones and passing/receiving the ball.  Students end each class with a game.

Hip-Hop (1st-5th) $115 - Nimbus Dance Works

This after-school program combines elements of modern dance, jazz and Hip Hop. Students gain confidence and ability in expressing themselves physically and artistically. While developing strength, flexibility and coordination in their physical bodies, students are also exposed to creative activities that develop communication, confidence, team-building and social skills - all while having fun and dancing to groovy music! Students will have the opportunity to perform in a produced recital performance at the culmination of the program, presented by Nimbus Dance Works, on Date TBD at 4:30pm.

Clay (1st-5th) $85 - Ms. Jackie Hernandez

Afterschool Clay classes: Taught by Jackie Hernandez, a sculptor. Children get the chance to work with clay! Children will have the opportunity to make designs on clay, such as sgraffito, drawing on clay, and create bubble patterns onto air dry clay. They also have the opportunity to create mini sculptures, reliefs, pottery, utensils, and jewelry. In addition, they will learn the background art history of famous sculptors and learn to apply their techniques to clay. The clay that is being used is non-toxic air-dry clay(safe for children). They have the chance to understand art as a 3-dimensional piece.


WEDNESDAYS

2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17

Yoga (PreK4 & K) $100 - Mindful Play Yoga

Mindful Play Yoga students will practice:  yoga, play yoga games, practice mindfulness (aka awareness), read stories and coloring mandalas.  Jamie Wilson-Murray's passion is to share yoga with kids by offering them the tools to feel grounded, balanced, strong, flexible and learn body awareness to self-regulate emotions.  Mindful Play Yoga is committed to inspiring children to be curious and become lifelong learners. Life is playfulness.

Tennis (1st & 2nd) $195 - TennisApproach

TennisApproach offers a great way to get children from your school into the game of tennis. We provide all of the equipment including appropriately sized nets, rackets, balls and learning aids. We strive ultimately to create a fun and engaging way for children of all ages to learn the sport of tennis.

Art B (1st-5th) $145 - Ms. Xiomara Gonzalez

Let’s Explore and Get Creative! For children who love art as much as Ms. G and want to have fun exploring a variety of approaches, mediums and techniques. Through imagination and observation, exploring composition, pattern, line, texture, color, shading and contrast. Media may include watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, pencil, pastel and the power of self expression!

2/13/19 - 2/20/19 Love/Be Kind Art | 2/27/19 - 3/6/19 Eye Art Color Wheels | 3/13/19 - 3/20/19 Cellophane Art | 3/27/19 - 4/3/19 Tissues Paper Art | 4/10/19 - 4/17/19 Name Art

Musicalz (2nd-5th) $105 - City Kidz Playhouse

City Kidz Playhouse presents Mini Musicalz: Mini Musicalz is a comprehensive musical theatre program focusing on the fundamentals of singing, dancing and acting. Throughout this session, students will be guided through activities and given tools to increase their vocal abilities and movement technique. Attention to performance quality will also be explored through creative play. This program will culminate in a performance of excerpts from Broadway musical “Annie” on April 17th at 4:30pm. Come create with us! 


Nimbus Dance (PreK & K) $115 - Nimbus Dance Works

A dance program designed for younger students, this series of after-school classes teaches students basic concepts of movement, music, and creative exploration, while introducing elements of Ballet and Modern Dance. The class provides a perfect orientation to dance as an art form within an environment that balances structure with creative exploration and play. Students will have the opportunity to perform in a produced recital performance at the culmination of the program, presented by Nimbus Dance Works, on Date TBD at 4:30pm.

Drawing B (1st-5th) $145 - Young Rembrandts

Cartoon: Encourage your child’s enthusiasm for art and help develop his or her drawing skills with a Young Rembrandts drawing class. Our cartoon drawing lessons will stoke your child’s artistic fire. Your child will learn about exaggeration and drawing facial expressions in our lessons entitled “Cold Faces” and “Dad Expressions.”  Our students will learn how to create fully realized cartoon characters by personifying cuddly polar bears in our “Cold Weather Friends” lesson. Learning to tell a story through a series of drawings will be the focus in our illustrations featuring a humorous shaving sequence. Encourage your child’s creativity. Enroll today!

Break Dance (1st-5th) $125 - BBoy BGirl Lifestyle

BBoy BGirl Lifestyle aims to enrich a student’s talents, self-confidence, and personal growth. They will be introduced to origins of Breaking, Locking, Popping, and Rocking; physical character development through music; and fundamentals of Breaking.

Cooking B (3rd-5th) $165 - Bambino Chef

Bambino comes to school with all the supplies and ingredients to cook up a storm with the budding chefs. One of the main goals is to educate our young audience on healthy eating habits.

THursdays

2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 5/2



Duplo (PreK) $150 - Bricks 4 Kidz

Engaging models based on a variety of themes, including the alphabet, animals and more are the building blocks of our Bricks 4 Kidz pre-school curriculum. In this class, children build a model based on one of the themed units, while practicing essential pre-school skills including: letter recognition, patterns, colors, counting, position and ordering, fine and motor skills, and more! All this while having fun!

Music (PreK & K) $135 - JC Rock School

Students learn basics of rhythm and song structure as they play instruments and sing to songs played by the teacher Tomas Marsh on guitar, piano or a boombox. Movement is also encouraged (handclaps, dancing, foot stomps) to help budding musicians to feel rhythms in their heads, hands and feet. There will be a showcase performance on April 17th at 4:30pm.

Basics to be covered: Singing/playing instruments (shaker, tambourine, bongo, and xylophone), melody/harmony/rhythm, song structure and improvisation, call-and-response, identifying different sounds (i.e. short/long, loud/quiet, high/low, fast/slow)

Drawing A (PreK4 & K) $145 - Young Rembrandts

Little Hands: The long winter months can easily lead to boredom or restlessness. Alleviate any creative dormancy with a fun-filled Young Rembrandts class! We begin the season with a lesson that teaches our students about simple figure drawing as they create a snowman using basic geometric shapes. Winter-themed lessons like our mittens and penguin drawings will excite the imagination. Illustrations featuring a patterned giraffe and feathery owl will provide a great introduction to drawing animals. All this and more await your budding artist. Enroll your child today!

Lego (K-5th) $150 - Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego Engineering classes explore architecture, engineering and technology. Students build a new project each week using LEGO® bricks and elements. The class provides a fun, hands-on learning and building experience focused on STEM concepts. The goal of this course is to provide a learning experience for children that encourages critical thinking, creativity, organizational skills, problem-solving, and teamwork.

Chess (1st-5th) $195 - Alpha Minds Academy

Students are introduced to the basic history of chess and learn piece name, movement, and capture, as well as board notation and setup. The concepts of check, checkmate, and stalemate and castling (all aspects) will follow. Finally, they will briefly learn central control and development and two checkmates. Classes for younger students are taught in an interactive and playful form. Students use chess equipment in each class. Part of the class is board demonstrations and part practical interaction. In addition to practical learning, children are introduced to the basic principles of chess, as well as begin exploring new avenues of critical thinking. Taught by National Chess Master Majur Juac who also teaches in the premier Marshall Chess Club in Manhattan.

FRIDAY

2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12