After School Enrichment

 

After School Enrichment Classes

FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES, click here.

Please read below for various registration dates, class schedules, and pricing. Questions or problems with PayPal? Please email enrichment@friendsofalamo.org, or leave a note in the FASF Enrichment Classes mailbox in the Alamo office.

  • View/print our enrollment & cancellation policies with medical release form here.
  • Print the FASF Waiver here.

Alamo Enrichment programs offer many choices for before and afterschool enrichment classes for your children.  The classes were offered based on results from parent surveys conducted in spring 2011. The Friends of Alamo School Foundation supports the operation of our enrichment programming.

 

Ceramics with Deborah Hoch

Late Fall 2012 session registration will open Monday, October 29 (and closes Friday, November 2).  Sign up here.

8 weeks of creative explorations in clay for 1st – 5th graders

  • Tuesdays 3 to 4pm – 11/13 to 1/22 – grades 2 & 3
  • Wednesdays 3 to 4pm - 11/14 to 1/23 – grades 3, 4 & 5
  • Thursdays 3 to 4pm – 11/15 to 1/24 – grades 1 & 2
  • Fridays 3 to 4pm – 11/16 to 1/25  - grades 1, 2 & 3         
Room 116, mezzanine level. Class size is limited to 12. Late Fall 2012 session open to grades 1-5, (closed to Kindergarteners for the fall, available again to Ks after winter break). Note, this session Wednesdays are also open to 3rd GRADERS.

Classes are run by Alamo artist-in-residence, Deborah Hoch.  8 Weekly 1-hour ceramics classes will expand on skills learned in K-5 classroom ceramics and give 1st – 5th graders a chance to more fully develop their ideas and create more complex works of art. Projects for all grade levels will include slab work and hand built sculpture and pottery.

Fee: $100. includes materials.

Hip Hop Hooray! by Nagata Dance

Fall 2012 online registration opens Thursday, September 6 (and closes Sept.13). Sign up here, starting 9/6/12.

Mondays 3:00 to 4:10pm, Room 104, Kindergarten through 5th grade

Come Dance With Us!  You’ve seen the moves, bounced to the beats, and watched the energetic performances during the school day.  Nagata Dance now offers an after school class for everyone at Alamo! Join in with your friends for the fun and the funk!

8 class series starting September 17 and ending on November 26 with a performance for loved ones! (class dates: 9/17 & 24, 10/1, 15, 22 & 29, 11/5 & 26. these dates accommodate holidays and there is no class early dismissal week).  Check out NagataDance.com for additional information.

Fee: $120

Chorus with Kat Sena

Fall  2012 session registration will begin after the mandatory orientation meeting 9/7/12.   Then you may sign up here.

The Alamo Friendship Chorus is open to students in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades, with each member applying and auditioning to join. They perform for the Alamo community, as well as hospitals, and community centers to spread the spirit of music.  Students grade 3 to 5 interested in joining this year’s chorus MUST attend  the orientation meeting, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, at 8:00AM  in the auditorium. Applications and details about signing up will be presented.  Parents welcome!

Chorus meets at 8:00AM M-W-FFee: $80. 

 

Sports with Annie Murphy

 Online registration  for 2012-2013 Sessions 1 to 4 begins Wednesday, August 22. Sign up here.

Grades K-1 – Tuesdays 3 to 4 pm (limited to 16)
Grades 2-3 – Wednesdays 3 to 4pm (limited to 16)
Grades 4-5 – Thursdays 3 to 4pm (limited to 16)

6 weekly 1-hour classes introducing and/or enhancing  the children’s core skills of passing, shooting, dribbling, ball control, teamwork and communication. The emphasis of the program will be a cardiovascular workout in a fun, controlled environment. Sports to include soccer, basketball and kickball.  No class during Thanksgiving week, and during parent-teacher conference weeks classes will be held from 2 to 3pm.

Fee: $60 per session.

Session 1: September 4 to October 11, 2012

Session 2: October 23 to December 6, 2012

Session 3: January 15 to February 21, 2013

Session 4: March 12 to April 25, 2013

 

Spanish

Fall 2012 Registration opens Thursday, September 13, (and closes 9/20/12). Sign up here, starting 9/13/12.

Mondays and Fridays/ 3 to 4pm / Room 107/ K to 2nd grade

Alamo’s after school Spanish program provides introductory level language instruction in a small group setting. Our fun class uses music, games, crafts and storytelling to engage students in Spanish and new cultures. Our fluent instructor has great experience with elementary age students.

18 class series starts Monday, September 24 and ends Friday, December 14, 2012.  (no class 10/8, 10/26, 11/12, 11/16, 11/19,  & 11/23 due to holidays, Carnival & early dismissal).  **please note that this is the corrected schedule, the flyer was incorrect.

Fee: $200

 

Science – ?

Tree Frog Treks will not be returning this fall.  Please email enrichment@friendsofalamo.org if you are interested in future after school science classes for your child or if you have suggestions for other enrichment science program providers.