After School Activities
Looking for fun and enriching student activities after school? You've come to the right place. Barron Park Elementary offers after-school activities every day of the week. Activities are held right at Barron Park Elementary!
Activities — Fall 2018
Please note: Do not use the "Register" links below if you are interested in a scholarship. Instead, refer to the Scholarship Application below for instructions.
Classes begin the week of September 4, 2018. (Run for Fun starts August 22nd)
Registration begins August 17, 2018.
Scholarship Applications accepted August 20 – 24, 2018 (in the school office during regular office hours before and after school).
The goal of After School Activities is to enhance the student learning experience by offering enrichment classes that appeal to each child’s interests. The classes should be fun and enjoyable for students. The vendors offering classes are private organizations. Please make sure to communicate any questions or concerns about a child’s participation to the vendors directly to help determine if the class is a good fit for your student. Take a look at our wonderful class choices!
Register early! If you are not applying for a scholarship, register directly with the After School Activity vendors using the links below. Unless you are applying for a scholarship, all registration fees are to be paid directly to the After-School Activity vendors upon registration.
Partial and full scholarships may be available, on a first come, first served basis! Students applying for a Scholarship must fill out the Scholarship Application and the Scholarship Class Reigstration Form. More instructions for applying for a scholarship can be found on the Scholarship Application. Scholarship Applications and Scholarship Class Registration Forms are available in the school office, or can be downloaded and printed from the following links:
- Fall 2018 Scholarship Application and Class Registration Form - English [PDF]
- Primavera 2018 para Actividades Después de la Escuela Barron Park - Spanish [PDF]
Scholarship Applications and Scholarship Class Registration Forms must be printed, completed, and submitted to the school office during regular office hours before or after school.
Last update: August 27, 2018
MONDAY9/10/2018 – 12/17/2018
Each course, students dive deep into one scientific concept like inventions, energy, DNA magnetism, and more. Using an interactive kit, students investigate and build understanding with dynamic hands-on activities, including many experiments they can proudly take home!
AFTER SCHOOL TENNIS
Our modified equipment is ideal for young beginners, ensuring they learn at their level and grasp the fundamentals of this fantastic sport. Smaller racquets, low-compression red balls and an 18ft portable net are all provided, all you need to do is sign your children up and we’ll have them enjoying this great sport in no time.
Mix of martial arts, boxing and self defense
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.
CLAY & CHARCOAL
Learn hand building techniques with clay and work at the potter's wheel. Explore charcoal as a versatile medium of expression.
TUESDAY9/4/18 – 12/18/18
Soccer is a great simple sport to learn and play while enabling kids to build their coordination and fundamental skills, speed, strength, and stamina! KidzToPros 8–11 week program introduces passing, receiving, dribbling, goal tending, defending, footwork, and foot-eye coordination.
Study the essential elements, acquire the proper tools and play winning chess! Learn the basics or train deep into advanced tactical and positional play. Participate in semi-formal tournament play and optional homework. Learn intriguing history. Move up in the rankings and achieve awards. See how the masters do it!
WEDNESDAY9/5/18 – 12/19/18
Come perform in a show tailored to the talents of each participant! From Aladdin, to Cinderella, to Monster Mansion, to The Cat in the Hat; all of our shows are loads of fun and chock full of musical numbers! Every student who signs up gets a part in the show!
run for fun
Run for Fun is an outdoor after school program that focuses on play through field games. Kids work on speed, agility and fitness while enjoying games such as capture the flag, chaos tag, and dodgeball.
ROBOTICS WITH EV3 MINDSTORMS
LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 Robotics is the latest technology! Students will incorporate the newest generation of motors, sensors and software by programming their commands directly into the intelligent brick and testing their capabilities. Our endless list of builds is sure to provide the complete fundamental components of robotics at best! For 3rd–5th grade
All kids have an incredible imagination! KidzToPros Creative art program will take it one step further by exploring and applying their imagination into various types of art projects, uncovering true talent that has yet to be seen! Creative art is an amazing and fun way for children to make choices and solve problems.
THURSDAY9/6/18 – 12/20/18
AFTER SCHOOL HOOPS
After School Hoops is a one hour per week instructional basketball class. Through positive coaching, games, and contests, players will improve their skills while having fun in the process.
Nexplore Robotics is STEAM program designed to inspire kids to pursue futures in science & technology with our fun Maker Kits that enhance mechanic, art and engineering skills. Students interact with Maker Kits as creators in their own right and learning how to use tools and to invent useful machines. Students design their own remote-controlled hydraulic arms, learn to harness the power of pressurized carbon dioxide with Yeast Mobiles, build electric & solar powered race cars, and experiment with gears & pulleys in our Tinker Sets. Students keep their inventions and proudly share their projects with family, and friends Nexplore Robotics is fully aligned with NGSS and is designed to remind students to always stay creative.
HIP HOP DANCE
KidzToPros Hip Hop Dance Program is a great way to keep kids actively engaged and moving! This program serves as an introduction to the fundamentals of Hip Hop evolution. Stretching, rhythms, upper and lower body strength and footwork are all incorporated
FRIDAY9/7/18 – 12/14/18
Our goal is to improve and strengthen student observational skills. Develop their drawing, sculpture and painting techniques in both contemporary & classical styles. Projects will examine human and animal anatomy, still life, landscape, fantasy & monsters, art history and graphic design, all from culturally diverse perspectives.
Computer Science: Scratch and Advanced Scratch
KidzToPros coding programs not only teach coding but also fosters creativity, reasoning and problem solving. Kids look forward to their next class and are seen getting innovative and creative.
Lego Robotics with Programming
Bricks4Kidz Jr Robotics is a great way to introduce your child to Lego robotics and challenge the skilled builder with complex projects. This team building class will have your child tap into their imagination and build engineer-designed projects then use special pieces to create their own unique design! Great for new and returning students.
Class vendors will provide supervision to grades K-3 between school dismissal time and class start time, when applicable.
Register early! Enrollment may be limited for some activities. Each activity requires individual registration and fees.
Unless you are applying for a scholarship, registration occurs through the activity providers using the "Register" links.
Week of September 4, 2018
August 17, 2018
Scholarship applications accepted:
August 20 – 24, 2018 (in school office)