Christ Presbyterian Academy

After-school Programs

 

Make new hobbies and new friends! Lower school students may participate in a variety of after-school offerings. Fall 2019 offerings are for students in grades K-8 and include topics to fit many interests. Explore each offering and register here. Classes begin August 26, 2019. Email Director of Camps and Programs Donna Patton with questions. 

Fall 2019 After-school Programs

Creative Dramatics

Creative Dramatics
Wednesday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades K-2
Instructor: Anna Lee McFadden

Step into the world of imaginative play and acting exploration. Students will engage in voice, movement, characterization, and storytelling within the Fairy Tale World. Each week they will experience a different story from the actor’s perspective and bring it to life!

Fairytale Ballet

  • Fairytale Ballet
  • Thursday/$275 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
  • Grades K-1
  • Instructor: Trisha Marion
  • Classes begin August 22

Young dancers will explore beginner ballet technique and creative movement as they journey through beloved fairy tales and songs that encourage love, kindness and courage. 

Escape Game

Escape Game
Tuesday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades 3-5
Instructor: Jon Kelley

Students will use teamwork, critical thinking and problem solving to collect clues, solve puzzles and overcome challenges in order to complete the objective at hand. Come and see if you have what it takes to escape!

Harry Potter Art Adventure

Harry Potter Art Adventure
Wednesday/$200 --$10 supply fee (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades 4-5
Instructor: Tara Stumpf

Students will explore the magic within the arts of Harry Potter during this camp session. We will be making art that correlates with the stories of each book using different mediums. Muggles welcome.  

Intro to Ballet/Jazz

Intro to Ballet/Jazz
Tuesday/$275 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades 1-3
Instructor: Tricia Marion (Miss Tricia)

Students will be introduced to skills and develop terminology, coordination, rhythm, balance and technique through barre and center floor work in ballet, as well as steps and style of Jazz. Parents are invited to the final class of each semester. (Dance attire: lavender leotards, light pink tights and ballet slippers. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or bun).

Intro to Musical Theatre

Intro to Musical Theatre
Tuesday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades 3-5
Instructor: Anna Lee McFadden

In this class, we will be singing, dancing and acting to make characters making come to life! This is the ultimate offering for any student wanting to learn Musical Theatre basics. We will be working on a selection of songs and scenes from some Broadway favorites to share at the end of the semester.

Jazz/Hip Hop

Jazz/Hip Hop
Monday/$275 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades 4-5
Instructor: Tricia Marion 

Combining basic jazz technique with the upbeat urban dance moves of Hip Hop focus will be on proper dance technique with upper and lower body conditioning, isolations, across-the-floor progressions, patterns and combinations. Dancers will grow in flexibility, coordination, rhythm, confidence and self-expression. Fun, upbeat music and choreography will shape the work with developmentally appropriate lyrics/movements. On the final day there will be a Dance Observation where students will demonstrate their work from the semester. (Dance attire: lavender leotard, light tan tights, tan jazz shoes, black shorts or leggings and hair pulled back).

LEGO Robotics Jr.

LEGO Robotics, Jr. 
Thursday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades 2-5

Instructor: Ian Mullins – Zugelder

IT’S ALIVE! Learn to build and program awesome robots using familiar building tools – LEGOs! Learn coding while developing critical thinking, creativity, collaboration and communication skills. Campers will complete a variety of guided and free-builds while working to complete problem-based solo and group challenges!

Little Dribblers

Little Dribblers
Wednesday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
Grades K-2
Instructor: David Marmolejo

Students will spend time working on the fundamentals of dribbling, passing and shooting. They will be introduced to these skills and how they apply to basketball and soccer.

 

K-5 Aftercare

CPA After Care is an opportunity for K-5 students to be in a fun, nurturing, and structured environment after school from 3:15 - 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Students will be served a snack and enjoy supervised playtime outside, followed by a quiet thirty-minute time for board games and/or homework. This program runs August through May. 

There are 3 options:

  • 5 days a week = $275
  • 3 days a week = $225
  • 2 days a week = $175

Families must register for the semester. No drop-in care is available. There is flexibility in choosing your days if you are registered for the 2 or 3 day program. Those may be different days each week according to your schedule.