Enrichment Classes

FALL SESSION: Online registration opens September 7 at NOON!

Woodshop

Woodshop teacher and elementary student working together

Mondays (8 Weeks)

September 26 – November 28 (No class October 10 and 31)

Instructor: Casey Nutt (Aurora Woodshop Specialist)

In the woodshop we let students take the lead, designing and building individual or group projects ranging from simple to complex. The results are often unique and always empowering. We teach safe techniques of basic woodworking and let our students’ imaginations soar! It’s fun, challenging, and inspiring.

Cost: $225

Minimum 4 students, maximum 8 students

Grades K-1: 2:30–3:30 pm

Grades 2-5: 3:30–4:30 pm

Explore a topic in depth after school right here on the Aurora campus

Soccer!

Woodshop teacher and elementary student working together

Tuesdays for Grades 2 – 5 (8 Weeks) Soccer Skills Clinic

      September 27 – November 15

Wednesdays for Grades K/1 (8 Weeks) Soccer Fun Club!

      September 28 – November 16

Instructor: Jonah Lounds (Aurora Alum, Former Summer Camp Counselor, and Soccer SuperFan!)

Soccer Fun Club! (for K/1s): Come learn the basics of the most popular sport on Earth! Through drills, games and other fun based non competitive activities we’ll explore the great game of soccer (or Football as it’s known in most of the world). Takes place on Aurora’s Greenspace.

Soccer Skills Clinic (for 2-5)Beginners will be introduced to the basic skills and rules of game play. Those already familiar with world football will hone their skills and practice new ones through a variety of passing, shooting, dribbling, and defending drills. The development of team-oriented playing skills will be tested through small-scale scrimmages, but the primary focus of camp will be each participant’s personal improvement, enjoyment, as well as health and safety.

Cost: $175

Minimum 4 students, maximum 10 (K/1) or 12 (2-5) students

Grades 2-5: 3:30–4:30 pm Tuesdays

Grades K/1: 2:00 – 3:00 pm Wednesdays

Classes are offered in the Fall, Winter and Spring

Ceramics

Woodshop teacher and elementary student working together

Mondays for Grades 4-5 (8 Weeks)

     September 26 – November 28 (No class October 10 and 31)

Tuesdays for Grades 2-3 (8 weeks)

      September 27 – November 22 (No class October 11)

Wednesdays for Grades K-1 and Advanced Class for 6-7 (8 weeks)

      September 28 – November 30 (No class October 19 and November 23) 

Instructor: Julie Pollack (Aurora’s Art Specialist)

Students will build their knowledge of ceramics methods and be given time to practice the basics of pinch, coiling and slab building. Projects include creatures, prints, bas relief, and basic pottery. Younger students get to personalize their projects while learning the basics, whereas the more experienced students will be given the opportunity to create using more advanced techniques.

Cost: $225

Minimum 5 students, maximum 10 (K/1) or 12 (all others) students

Grades 4-5: 3:30 – 4:30 pm Mondays

Grades 2-3: 3:30–4:30 pm Tuesdays

Grades K-1: 2:00–3:00 pm Wednesdays

Grades 6-7: 3:15–4:15 pm Wednesdays (Advanced Ceramics)

 

FALL SESSION: Online registration opens September 7 at NOON!

Music / Choir

Woodshop teacher and elementary student working together

Thursdays (8 Weeks)

      September 29 – December 1 (No class October 20 and November 24)

Instructor: Andy Fullington (Aurora’s Theater Arts Camp Director)

K/1: Music & Movement – Come sing, dance and play small percussion. Self expression, cooperation and improvisation galore! We will share our musical treasures on the final day of class.

2-7: Aurora Glee Club – Sing, choreograph and accompany songs from various traditions: musical theater, folk and pop music! We will create dances and instrumental parts to enhance our singing and share our musical creations on the final day of class.

Cost: $225

Minimum 5 students, maximum 10 (K/1) or 12 (2-7) students

Grades K-1: 2:30–3:30 pm

Grades 2-7: 3:30–4:30 pm

Each class meets weekly after school for seven or eight weeks

Registration

All registrations are done ONLINE only. Registration opens WEDNESDAY, September 7 at noon.

Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis, until the maximum number of students for each is reached. A wait list will be created if a class fills. If any enrolled child decides to drop out, families on the wait list will be notified by the second class of the session. If your child is enrolled and decides after the first class that they do not wish to participate, you will receive a refund or credit for 75% of the remaining class tuition. You must inform the Extended Care Director before the second class to receive this refund. No refunds are available after the second class of the session.

If the minimum number for a particular class is not reached by Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at noon, the class will be cancelled.

Classes start the week of September 26, 2022.  See the class descriptions for specific start and end dates, and for any days class will not be held.

Please make sure to sign out your child even if they are just attending for the enrichment class. You are not charged for time while in the enrichment class, but signing out is essential for us to know who is here after school and who is already picked up. Failure to sign out will result in you being charged for the full day (until 6pm) The normal hourly rate will apply for time in after care past the class end time (more than 15 min).

Questions?

Please email our Extended Care & Camp Director, Josh Johnson