Fall 2019 LS Afterschool Offerings

List of 11 items.

  • Ballet/Tap

    Thursday/$275 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
    3rd – 5th grades
    Instructor: Tricia Marion (Miss Tricia)
    Students will become proficient in fundamental dance posture, positions, movement and technique. Barre and center work, across-the-floor combinations, and choreography will expand strength, control, discipline confidence, and grace to excel in multiple dance genres. Dancers will also develop skills in tap through rhythm, expression and musicality. Students will perform in Dance Fest and parents are invited to the final session for an in class demonstration. (Dance attire: lavender leotards, light pink tights, ballet slippers and black tap shoes---no patent leather. Hair must be in a bun).
  • Creative Dramatics

    Creative Dramatics
    Wednesday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
    K – 2nd grades
    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!
  • Escape Game

    Escape Game
    Tuesday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
    3rd – 5th grades
    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.)
    4th – 5th grades
    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.)
    1st – 3rd grades
    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.)
    3rd – 5th grades
    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.)
    4th – 5th grades
    Instructor: Tricia Marion (Miss Tricia)
    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).
  • Keyboarding

    Monday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
    2nd – 5th grades
    Instructor: Ian Mullins – Zugelder 
    This camp will make you a keyboarding all-star! Learn to type faster and more accurately through a variety of exercises, games and challenges. Compete to beat your high score and challenge your friends. By the end of camp, you will become an MVP of WPM!
  • LEGO Robotics, Jr.

    LEGO Robotics, Jr.
    Thursday/$200 (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
    2nd – 5th grades
    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.)
    K – 2nd grades
    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
  • Sewing Camp

    Sewing Camp
    Tuesday/$200--$10 supply fee (3 – 4:30 p.m.)
    4th – 5th grades
    Instructor: Tara Stumpf
    Students will be exploring embroidery along with regular sewing in this camp as we make multiple projects. Students will also be developing their own fabric for some pieces using the art of Batik, a process of dying fabric. 

K-5 Aftercare Program

CPA Aftercare is a is an opportunity for lower school students to be in a fun, nurturing, and scheduled environment after school from 3:15 to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Students will be served a snack, have supervised play time outdoors, a quiet thirty-minute time for board games and/or homework.

CPA Aftercare Program begins January 3 and ends May 22. The program runs from 3:15 -5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, when school is in session only. Registration is for the entire semester, and it closes February 28. 

There are 3 different payment plan options:
  • 2 days per week - $150 per month
  • 3 days per week - $200 per month
  • 5 days per week - $250 per month
There is a $20 discount for each additional sibling per month. Registration is required, and is located on the Open Registrations resource board on MyCPA.

Note: Drop-in aftercare is not available.
There will be $1 per minute charge accrued for children not picked up by 5:30 p.m.

Try something new!

Lower school students may participate in a variety of afterschool offerings. Fall 2018 offerings are for students in grades K-8 and include topics to fit many interests. 

Christ Presbyterian Academy

2323-A Old Hickory Blvd. / Nashville, TN 37215 / 615-373-9550