After-School Clubs

After-School Clubs 2018-09-10T13:36:25+00:00

Fall 2018 After-School Clubs

The school offers several fun and engaging after-school clubs and programs for children of all ages. Please make sure to sign up early to ensure a space in these classes as numbers are limited.

Apply for one or more clubs by clicking below, or by clicking on the registration button beneath each club

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Chess Club

Days: Wednesdays and Fridays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Instructors: Jonathan Schroer & David High

Ages: Five and Older

Dates: Ongoing

Download the Chess Club Flyer Here.

Description

The New School Montessori Center is proud of its active and successful chess team. Our chess team has demonstrated strong performances both as a group and as individuals.

Coach Jonathan Schroer is an International Chess Master who has held the NC Championship many times over the last 20 years and is now the record holder for the most number of years as NC state champion! Jonathan has taught at many national chess camps and is a highly-sought chess instructor by local schools and tournament players across the Triangle area.

We are very proud of our chess team and will soon have a page dedicated to their many accomplishments and progress. If your child is in our chess club, we encourage you to become a member of the Chess Hub in MemberHub for announcements on upcoming chess tournaments and other news.

Fee: Standard after-school rates apply. No extra club fees charged.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email the school at info@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Chess Club” in the subject line)

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Piano Lessons

Days: Flexible

Time: During or after class hours

Instructor: James Catton

Ages: Five and Older

Dates: Ongoing

Download the Piano Lesson Flyer Here.

Description

James Catton, our Music Education Specialist Teacher, is available for private half-hour piano lessons during the school day. James is a qualified music teacher and a Royal College of Music Honours recipient.

Lessons may be held in the afternoon with permission of the classroom teacher or after school (depending on availability). Alternatively, arrangements can be made for home visits if you are seeking private lessons on a regular basis and already have a piano.

All ages from 5-year-olds and upwards are eligible to enroll! Fees and rates available on request. Please visit James’ website for more information: www.jamescatton.com.

Fee: Private fee. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email James directly at jamescatton3@yahoo.com (Place “Piano Lessons” in the subject line)

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Fun with Food

baking after-school club

Days: Mondays

Time: 3:40pm to 4:40pm

Instructor: Torey Daniels

Ages: six and older

Dates: Sept 17 to Nov 13

Download the Fun with Food Flyer Here.

Description

In this club, elementary students will have the opportunity to get creative with food! Each week we will be making something new that the children will vote on the week before.

Benefits of this club include promoting independence, stimulation of the senses, encourages active creativity, requires focus and attention, math skills, social connections, development of hand-eye coordination, spatial awareness and fine motor dexterity and tasty to top it all off!

Space will be limited, so sign up today!

Fee: $100 per student. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Torey at torey@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Cooking Club” in the subject line). Checks are payable to Torey Daniels.

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Pokemon Club

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Days: Thursdays

Time: 3:35pm to 4:35pm

Instructor: Brian Cooper

Ages: Six and Older

Dates: Sept 17 to Nov 15

Download Pokemon Flyer Here.

Description

Test your skills as you battle against other trainers, swap cards to make the perfect deck and acquire badges to show off your Pokemon power! No experience or cards needed.

Students will sharpen math, reading, and social skills while engaging in higher thinking in a fun-filled environment.

Fee: $105 per student for the 10-week program. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Brian at brian@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Pokemon Club” in the subject line). Please make checks payable to Brian Cooper.

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Inspiration Station Art Club

Days: Thursdays

Time: 3:45pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Jean Gray Mohs

Ages: three to six

Dates: Starts September 6th

Download Inspiration Station Art Club Flyer Here.

Description

This club derives its inspiration from the artistic expression of children’s enjoyment of both literature and Art. Amazing things can be created once you open up a child’s mind to a great story and the space to use these idea, along with their imaginations, to produce incredible projects!

We will start each session with a book and make a piece of process based artwork in response to it. Children will use techniques such as printmaking, painting, drawing, and mixed media. Remember to send clothes you don’t mind getting messy. We are looking forward to what our “Mini-Monets” will create this Fall!

Fee: Pay $120 total at registration or choose monthly payment option for this 10-week class. (Monthly option: $50 at registration, then 2 monthly installments of $35 (processing fee applies). Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Jean Gray at jeangray@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Art Club” in the subject line). Please make checks payable to Jean Gray Mohs.

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Children’s House Soccer Club with Soccer Shots

Days: Wednesdays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:15pm

Instructor: Soccer Shots Staff

Ages: Three to Six

Dates: September 12 to November 28

Download Soccer Shots Club Flyer Here.

Description

Soccer Shots is an engaging soccer program for students ages 3-6 with a focus on character development. The caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and of the field through best-in-coaching, curriculum and communication.

Soccer Shots’ coaches are the best-trained in the business offering an expert-approved curriculum that aligns with education standards with an exceptional customer experience with ongoing communication.

They guarantee that your child will be positively impacted by their Soccer Shots experience, or your money back!

Space will be limited, so sign up today for this 11-week program.

Fee: $137.50 per child for a 11-week program. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below to directly register online (rdu.ssreg.org/register.html?classID=244896). Please call (919) 699.8442 with any questions.

Register with Soccer Shots Here



Private Acoustic Guitar Lessons

Days: Tuesdays or Wednesdays

Time: TBA with instructor

Instructor: Brian Cooper

Ages: seven and older

Dates: Starts week of September 10th and runs according to schedule with instructor

Download Guitar Lessons Flyer Here.

Description

Typical beginner lessons include picking technique, chord placement and strumming patterns. Students are required to bring their own guitar. Offering private beginning and intermediate guitar lessons. Only six lesson slots available!

Fee: $30 per lesson. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Please contact Brian Cooper: brian@montessoricenter.org to set up day/time. brian@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Guitar Lessons” in the subject line).

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Amateur Radio Club

Days: Wednesdays

Time: 3:45-4:45pm

Instructor: Nancy Butterfield

Ages: Eight and older

Dates: September 12 to November 14

Download Amateur Radio Club Flyer Here.

Description

Are you ready to join Ms. Nancy on a journey of discovery? Let’s dive into the world of amateur radio and wireless technology together! In this club we will learn more about:

  • Amateur radio basics
  • Making contacts on the radio
  • Beginner electronics
  • Amateur radio technician class exam preparation
  • Antennas
  • Satellites
  • Amateur radio equipment
  • Intro to wireless technology
  • Basic programming and robotics
  • Amateur radio and emergency communications

All projects for this 8-session club are make-and-take!

Fee: $60 per child Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Nancy at nancyb@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Radio Club” in the subject line). Make checks payable to: Nancy Butterfield.

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Minecraft Club

Minecraft afterschool club

Days: Tuesdays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Crystal Burdick

Ages: six and up

Dates: September 18 to November 6

Download Minecraft Flyer Here.

Description

Come join Ms. Crystal for the second round of Minecraft Club!

With our 2017 Summer Minecraft Club being so popular, we’re brought it to after-school, so we can continue the fun. Together, we will explore the ever-popular world of Minecraft through various avenues and activities. We’ll utilize perler beads, papercrafts, Quixels, and much more. Students are welcome, but not required, to bring an electronic device pre-loaded with Minecraft.

Students will learn building basics via game play. Minecraft teaches students practical math skills, engineering concepts, builds collaboration with others, and helps with conflict resolution. This club is a safe and fun way to learn Minecraft basics, and to also allow those already planning to build on their skills. No need to have attended Round One; Round Two is open to all!!

Any questions about this exciting adventure? Feel free to contact Crystal at (Email crystal@montessoricenter.org

Fee: $90 per child. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Cyrstal at crystal@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Minecraft” in the subject line). Please make checks payable to Crystal Burdick.

Apply via Email Here



Yoga and Meditation Club

Days: Tuesdays

Time: 3:30-4:30pm

Instructor: Niki Cooper

Ages: Three to six

Dates: September 11 to November 13

Download Yoga and Meditation Flyer Here.

Description

Join Ms. Niki in this new club where children explore the world of yoga and meditation. Both of these practices have been shown to be beneficial for young children.

Benefits of yoga include increased body awareness, concentration, cultivating mindfulness, coordination and balance, and managing stress. By adding the element of meditation, children also enjoy increased creativity, enhance focus and self-awareness, learning calming techniques, and more.

This club is limited to 12 students, so sign up soon!

Fee: $115 per child. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Niki at niki@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Radio Club” in the subject line). Make checks payable to: Niki Cooper.

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Mad Science!

Mad Science after school club

Days: Fridays

Time: 3:40pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Mad Science Instructor

Ages: Three to Six

Dates: September 14 to November 16

Download Mad Science Flyer Here.

Description

Mad Science provides students with fun, interactive, and educational activities that instill a clearer understanding of science and how it affects the world around us.

What do children do in a Mad Science Club? They get hands-on with science in the most imaginative and stimulating ways possible! Each class includes a fun take home item that relates to the day’s activities.

Topics include shapes and structure, magnets, body systems, measurements, matter, adventures in air, laser light, space frontiers, and digging for dinos!

Fee: $86 per child for a 9-week program. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below to directly register online (http://triangle.madscience.org). Please call (919) 858-8988 with any questions.

Register with Mad Science Here



Glee Club

Days: Tuesdays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:15pm

Instructor: Back to Rock Instructor

Ages: Six and older

Dates: September 11 to November 13

Download Glee Club Flyer Here.

Description

Bach to Rock is proud to announce the B2R Glee Club! Inspired by the television sensation, this premier choral ensemble offers a dynamic atmosphere for male and female students to unlock their inner star.

Each student will explore fun vocal exercises, singing in harmony, and cool choreography while performing arrangements of popular songs. The B2R Glee Club provides a group learning experience that emphasizes reading music, intonation, listening skills, rhythm, and healthy vocal technique.

The club will also get to show off its talent at exclusive live performances!

Fee: $150 per child for a 10-week program. Standard after-school rates apply.

To Apply: Apply by clicking below or email Khaoula at info@montessoricenter.org. Make checks payable to Bach to Rock. Please call (877) 227-8558 with any questions.

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