After-School Clubs

After-School Clubs 2018-12-10T17:10:40+00:00

Winter 2019 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. Please note that Standard after-school rates apply for all programs unless otherwise stated.

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: 5+ y.o.

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 performance 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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Pokemon Club

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Days: Thursdays

Time: 3:35pm to 4:35pm

Instructor: Brian Cooper

Ages: 6+ y.o.

Dates: January 31 to April 4

Cost: $105 for 10 weekly sessions

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.

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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Minecraft Club

Minecraft afterschool club

Days: Tuesdays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Crystal Burdick

Ages: 6+ y.o.

Dates: December 11 to February 12

Cost: $90 per child

Download Minecraft Flyer Here.

Description

Come join Ms. Crystal for another successful round of Minecraft Club!

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.

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

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



Soccer Shots

Days: Thursdays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:15pm

Instructor: Soccer Shots Staff

Ages: 6 to 10 y.o.

Dates: January 10 to February 21

Cost: $87.50 ($12.50 per session)

Description

Soccer Shots program is back again offering our elementary school age a Premier Class that focuses on individual skill, fitness and sportsmanship, providing an opportunity for children to be challenged through fun games and team interaction. Children will also be introduced to competition in a developmentally appropriate manner.

To Apply: Register online at Soccer Shots. Any questions? Please call 919.699.8442 or visit the Soccer Shots website at soccershots.org.

Register Online Here



Board Game Club

board game after school club

Days: Fridays

Time: 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: W. Eric Martin

Ages: 6 to 10 y.o.

Dates: December 14 to March 1 (No club Feb 1st and 22nd)

Cost: $70

Description

Come play old favorites and learn new games too in this eight-week Club! You’ll play with microbes, increase the challenge of chess by adding lasers to the board, collect colorful lizards and stack dishes, and learn to read your fellow players’ minds!

Come join the fun with Mr.Eric Martin. Mr. Eric works for BoardGameGeek, the biggest board game website in the world, and has hundreds of games to play with club members. You know you will have fun while being trained by the best Board Game Master!

To Apply: Please email the school at info@montessoricenter.org (Place “Enrollment for Board Game Club” in the subject line). Checks are payable to W. Eric Martin and submitted to the front office.

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Crazy Chemworks

Mad Science after school club

Days: Tuesdays

Time: 3:40pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Mad Science Instructor

Ages: 6+ y.o.

Dates: January 11 to February 26

Cost: $119 for 10 weekly sessions

Download Mad Science Flyer Here.

Description

Crazy Chemworks is a fun chemistry based program offered by MadScience.

This action packed program explores the chemistry of everyday life. Students will learn and apply the concepts, tools and techniques of real chemists with spectacular hands-on activities, stunning demonstrations, cool take-home projects and inquiry- based discussions. Kids will both learn and apply the concepts, tools and techniques of real chemists! They will experiment with super- sticky-stuff, explore glow-in-the-dark technology, mix potions, make slime, and grow crystals! Each Student will take home a full set of Mad Science lab gear. Crazy Chemworks serves as the perfect introduction to elementary chemistry!

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.

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Piano Lessons

Days: Flexible

Time: During or after class hours

Instructor: James Catton

Ages: 5+ y.o.

Dates: Ongoing

Cost: Available on request

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.

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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Mad Science

Mad Science after school club

Days: Fridays

Time: 3:40pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Mad Science Instructor

Ages: 6+ y.o.

Dates: December 14 to January 3 (except 12/21 and 12/28)

Cost: $95 for 10 weekly sessions

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

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

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Kids Art Club

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Days: Mondays

Time: 3:40pm to 4:30pm

Instructor: Cheers N Paint instructor

Ages: 3 to 6 y.o.

Dates: Starts December 10th (10-week club)

Cost: $120

Description

What does ART do for your child? In addition to refining fine motor skills, deepening concentration and developing confidence, it also gives children an opportunity to:

  • observe the world carefully and discard preconceptions
  • go beyond just learning a skill to express a personal voice
  • problem-solve and persist despite frustration and setbacks
  • reflect on the results and ask what could improve them

To Apply: Register and pay online at the Cheers N Paint website, or call (919)903 5223.

Register with Cheers N Paint