2018-19 Fall/Winter Session - PTSA Student Activities

Registration Dates:
Opens: Monday, Oct 1 @ 11 AM
Closes: Friday, Oct 12 @ 10 PM

Classes Start: Oct 22, 2018
Classes End: Feb 8, 2019

 


Registration Instructions
Please click on the registration button above to start the registration process. This button will be disabled and removed on Friday, October 12, 10:00 PM.

Policies and Procedures
Please be sure to read through all of our Student Activities Policies and Procedures before registering your child.

Refund Policy
Refunds are based on when the cancellation is received. Cancellations requests received:
• On or before Sunday, October 14, will receive a full refund
• After October 14, refunds are done at the discretion of the vendor at the vendors rate
• There are no refunds for missed classes. Snow days be made up if possible.

Scholarships
The PTSA has a limited need-based scholarships available. One scholarship per student per school year is allowed. To find out how to apply for a scholarship, please email studentactivities@einsteinptsa.org. Applications must be submitted by Friday, October 12, 2018 by 3:30pm. Late applications will not be accepted. Applications will be reviewed in the order that they were received and applicants will be notified through email.

Chaperons
Our PTSA insurance policy states that in order to run our programs, at least one PTSA member, who is approved by the school district to volunteer, must be present in each class. Parents or guardians are asked to fulfill this requirement for a minimum of one class day per session per child. At the end of the registration process, "SignUp Genius" links will be provided to schedule chaperons for each class. Chaperons must:

- Be at least 18 years old.
- Be or become an Einstein PTSA member for the current school year.
- Be or become LWSD background-check approved(Link opens in new window) 

FREE TUITION Options  

  • Parents who are able to chaperon for all weeks of an activity will receive FREE tuition for one child. To apply contact studentactivites@einsteinptsa.org
  • Parents who are able to share chaperone duties with one other permanent chaperone , both of them will qualify for 50% FREE Tuition for one child.( Some restrictions may apply.) To apply contact studentactivites@einsteinptsa.org

 

Class Schedule

 

Time Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays Fridays
8:10 - 9:10 am
 

Piano

Grades K-2

Portable

Math Club

Grades 3 - 5

Portable

 

Little Coders

Grades K-2

Portable

2:30 - 3:45pm    

Chess Club

Grades K-5

GYM

   
4:00 - 5:00pm

Volley Ball

Grades 1 -5

GYM

Game Development

Grades 3 - 5

Portable

 

Hip Hop Dance

Grades 1 - 5

B Wing Hallway

Art Class

Grades K - 5

A Wing Hallway

 

Class Descriptions

 

TGA Volleyball

Ready, set, spike! TGA Volleyball brings an exciting, fast-paced game that develops the skills of teamwork, passing, setting, serving, spiking, and blocking in each lesson. Coaches lead students through games and activity stations that incorporate athletics, academics, and life skills to create a fun and encouraging environment.

Instructor: TGA Sports

Location: Gym

Grades: 1-5

Fee: $195 per student, Sibling Discount $180

Dates: Mondays -Oct 22, Oct 29, Nov 5, Nov 26, Dec 3, Dec 10, Dec 17, Jan 7, Jan 14, Jan 21, Feb 4

No classes:  Nov 12, Nov 19, Dec 24, Dec 31 , Jan 28

Time: 4:00-5:00pm


Piano Class

Come learn piano in a fun social group atmosphere! Group piano class provides students an excellent introduction to the keyboard and prepares them for more serious private study as well as playing in a band/ensemble. Students will begin to develop the skill of playing music with their peers which provides a lifelong benefit.  Our teachers focus on developing the students’ core keyboard skills: hand position, note-reading, chord vocabulary, rhythm, and theory while rehearsing a repertoire of rock, pop, and classical songs.

Instructor: After School Music Academy

Location: Portable

Grades: K-2

Cost: $257

Dates: Tuesdays - Oct 23, Oct 30, Nov 6, Nov 13, Nov 27, Dec 4, Dec 11 , Dec 18, Jan 8 , Jan 15, Jan 22 , Feb 5

No class -  Nov 20, Dec 25, Jan 1 , Jan 29

Time: 8:10 - 9:10AM


Game Development (Beginner / Intermediate)

Working in Scratch, a drag-and-drop programming tool, students will create everything from animations to multi-level games. Beginner Students will learn the core concepts of programming a game, such as loops, conditionals, and variables. Intermediate Students will level-up to more complex concepts, like nested conditionals and functions with parameters. Projects are updated each session, so returning students will have new challenges to work through and advance their creativity and knowledge to the next level.

Instructor: Coding with Kids

Location: Portable

Grades: 3-5

Total: $269 per student

Dates: Tuesdays - Oct 23, Oct 30, Nov 6, Nov 13, Nov 27, Dec 4, Dec 11 , Dec 18, Jan 8 , Jan 15, Jan 22 , Feb 5

No Classs - Nov 20, Dec 25, Jan 1 , Jan 29

Time: 4:00 -5:00pm


Math Club

Students will be exposed to the pure beauty of mathematical and computational thinking, its creativity, and real life application. Brain Gymnastics program at Archimedes school is a mental workout designed to prepare young minds for the twenty first century life-style. The class stretches the students’ reasoning beyond day-to-day thinking by challenging them with exciting and puzzling problems.Students get an opportunity to develop their investigative, creative, and critical thinking skills by exploring mathematical topics and brainteasers in an inspiring and competitive team setting.Brain Gymnastics targets the student’s problem solving skills and emphasizes understanding concepts rather than memorizing rules.

Instructor: Archimedes school of mathematics and programming

Location: Portable

Grades: 3-5

Fee: $245 per student

Dates: Wednesdays - Oct 24, Oct 31, Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 28, Dec 5, Dec 12 , Dec 19, Jan 9 , Jan 16, Jan 23 , Feb 6

No Class: Nov 21, Dec 26, Jan 2 , Jan 30

Time: 8:10- 9:10 AM


*NEW* Chess Club

AllAboutChess brings an excellent game of chess with all classes having a focus on sportsmanship and critical thinking.Chess is excellent at teaching kids mental discipline, to focus, to look at all their options, to compete under time pressure, to play fair, that mistakes have consequences, to not give up when behind, and many more life lessons. Classes are tailored to the level of competency exhibited among the students.

Instructor: AllAboutChess

Location: GYM

Grades: K - 5

Fee: $173 per student

Dates: Wednesdays -  Oct 24, Oct 31, Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 28, Dec 5, Dec 12 , Dec 19, Jan 9 , Jan 16, Jan 23 , Feb 6

No Class: Nov 21, Dec 26, Jan 2 , Jan 30

Time: 2:30 - 3:45pm


Hip Hop Dance

Hip Hop dance uplifts, unites, and empowers children. Musicality, rhythm, and creative movement are key components of this fun, urban/street-style dance class that teaches boys and girls alike to step, stomp, and shake it out.

Instructor: After School Music Academy

Location: B Wing Hallway

Grades: 1-5

Fee: $245 per student

Dates: Thursdays - Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8, Nov 15, Nov 29, Dec 6, Dec 13 , Dec 20, Jan 10 , Jan 17, Jan 24 , Feb 7

No Class - Nov 22, Dec 27, Jan 3 , Jan 31

Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm


Little Coders

Get them started early! The Little Coders class provides young students with the basics of computational thinking skills, such as loops and conditionals, through a fun blend of hands-on activities. The curriculum is built specifically for this age group, with a mix of activities from coding puzzles and board games to easy-to-use, drag-and-drop programming tools. Projects are updated each session, so returning students will have new challenges to work through and advance their knowledge.

Instructor: Coding With Kids

Location: Portable

Grades: K-2

Fee: $269 per student

Class Dates: Fridays -Oct 26, Nov 2, Nov 9, Nov 16, Nov 30, Dec 7, Dec 14 , Dec 21, Jan 11 , Jan 18, Jan 25 , Feb 8

No Class: Nov 23, Dec 28, Jan 4 , Feb 1

Time: 8:10 -9:10 am 


Introduction to Arts - Visual Arts

In this session, we will explore different subjects with different materials. Each project will be done with a different type of medium. We will start with a self-portrait using soft pastels, continue with one point perspective landscape with water colors, and other subjects inspired by nature with Acrylics, oil pastels and more. Each class will cover a unique topic with a unique material.

Instructor: Rachel Muller

Location: A Wing Hallway

Grades: K-5

Fee: $185 per student

*Total Fee for two Siblings - $297

 Class Dates: Fridays - Oct 26, Nov 2, Nov 9, Nov 16, Nov 30, Dec 7, Dec 14 , Dec 21, Jan 11 , Jan 18, Jan 25 , Feb 8

No Class - Nov 23, Dec 28, Jan 4 , Feb 1

Time: 4:00 -5:00pm

 

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