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Panther Enrichment Program

From science and technology to cooking and art, students will find many enrichment opportunities through our after-school Panther Enrichment Program.

Spring 2019

Lower School Offerings

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Potions & Pixie Dust (PK-2)

Homework Club (1st-5th)Homework Club (1st-5th)Comic Book Creations (1st-8th)Schmitz's LEGO Club (1st-5th)American Idol (K-8th)
Teatime, Sewing, & Stitches (2nd-5th)4th Grade Book Club/GamesCoding: Sports (2nd-5th)Girls on the Run (3rd-5th)Circus Tumbling (2nd-8th)Girls on the Run (3rd-5th)
Boys on the Run (3rd-5th)Dance Off (all ages)Coding: Game Design (2nd-5th)Boys on the Run (3rd-5th)Circus Sensation Tumbling Littles (PK-2nd)Cake Making & Decorating (2nd-5th)
 Competitive Dance Team (2nd-5th)Robotics 1A (4th-5th)Monart Drawing: Harry Potter (1st-5th)The World of Harry Potter with Mrs. Jensen (K-5th) 
 Crafts & Cooking with Books (K-2nd)Digging Up Dinosaurs (K-2nd)Monart: Ancient Egypt (1st-5th)  
  Painting Palooza (all ages)Monart: LEGO Club (2nd-5th)  

 

HOMEWORK CLUB

Teachers: Mrs. Erin Harter, Ms. Jodi Schmitz, Mrs. Erin Wilson
Dates: January 15th - May 1st (No class Feb. 12-13 and April 23-24)
Days: Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: LS Rooms 111, 113, or 201
Grades: 1st - 5th 
Cost: $200 total (Inquire with teachers for cost of one day per week)

Students will have the opportunity to complete their homework with a teacher. Other opportunities include  guided reading with a teacher, improve reading fluency, work on math fact fluency, or playing games to enhance their learning.


HARRY POTTER WITH MRS. JENSEN

Teacher: Mrs. Jensen
Dates: January 17th - May 2nd 
Days: Thursdays
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: LS
Grades: K - 5th 
Cost: $150

Come join the fun in the world of Harry Potter where students will work hands on with creations and imaginations from the world of Harry Potter.  


MS. SCHMITZ'S LEGO CLUB

Teacher: Ms. Jodi Schmitz
Dates: January 17th - May 2nd (No class Feb 14 or April 25)
Days: Thursdays 
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM
Location: LS Room 111
Grades: 1st - 5th (Minimum: 4 students)
Cost: $150

This club is all about LEGOS! We will do Lego challenges, Lego storywriting, Lego + STEM, Just Legos, Legos, Legos. Boys and girls are both invited to come in and build with some bricks!


4TH GRADE BOOK CLUB / GAMES

Teacher: Ms. Ann Riedy
Dates: January 15th - April 30th 
Days: Tuesdays 
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Location: LS Room 114
Grades: 4th (Minimum: 3 students) 
Cost: $150 

IF you love to read a great book and/or play a few fun games this club is for you!! We will also be taking a trip to a local bookstore during this time.                                                                                                                                                                                  


CRAFTS AND COOKING WITH BOOKS

Teacher: Mrs. Jensen
Dates: January 15th - April 30th
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: TBD
Grades: K - 2nd 
Cost: $150

We will do such things as sharing great picture books and then create such things as a 3D pig and then make pancakes.  Come enjoy the fun.


DIGGING UP DINOSAURS

Teacher: Mrs. Jensen
Dates: January 16th - March 6th
Days: Wednesdays 
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: TBD
Grades: K - 2nd 
Cost: $150


BOYS ON THE RUN

Teacher: Mrs. Jensen
Dates: March 18th 
Days: Mondays and Wednesdays 
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: Outside 
Grades: 3rd - 5th
Cost: $150

If you have the love of running and training then come join us.  You will learn the correct ways of training and learn about nutrition and leading a healthy lifestyle through running.  This is a great way to get in shape for all those sports kids love to play and have fun while doing it.


GIRLS ON THE RUN 

Teachers: Mrs. Harter, Mrs. Hadley, Mrs. Wilsons, and Mrs. Branson
Dates: February 27th 
Days: Wednesdays and Fridays  
Time: 3:15 - 4:45 pm
Location: Outside 
Grades: 3rd - 5th
Cost: $150

At Girls on the Run we inspire girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through our research based curricula which includes dynamic discussions, activities, and running games. Over the course of the ten-week program girls in 3rd through 5th grade develop essential skills to help them navigate their worlds and establish a lifetime appreciation for health and fitness. The program culminates with girls positively impacting their communities through a service project and being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5K event.


CODING SPORTS (8 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Hadley
Dates: January 16th - March 6th 
Days: Wednesdays and Fridays  
Time: 3:15 - 4:30 pm
Location: Tech Lab
Grades: 2nd - 5th (Minimum 4 students)
Cost: $120

Use computer science to simulate extreme sports, make your own fitness gadget commercial, and create commentary for a big sporting event. Learn important coding concepts while having fun! No coding experience necessary!


CODING: GAME DESIGN (8 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Hadley
Dates: March 20 - May 18
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 3:15 - 4:30 pm
Location: Tech Lab 
Grades: 2nd - 5th
Cost: $120

Create your own video games! Design and program your own video games using code and computer science. Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games.  No coding experience necessary!


ROBOTICS 1A

Teacher: Mr. Rob Nelson
Dates: January 16th - May 1st
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 3:15 - 5:00 pm
Location: 5th Grade Lounge
Grades: 4th - 5th
Cost: $200

Children will explore and create robotics.


TIS COMPETITIVE DANCE TEAM (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Feb 3, 12, 19, 26, Apr 2, 9, 16 
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: 1st - 8th
Cost: $150, $100 costume, competition, & camp fees

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm; Competitions: Brovo Mar 1- 3, Star Power April 12 - 14 

Dance in another dimension. Ballet, Tap, Jazz, & Hip-hop. Welcome to the Limelight of Competitive Dance. Move your socks off and shine your light. Fun, friends, formations. DANCE!


PAINTING PALOOZA (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar 6, 13, 27, April 3, 10, 17 
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: Pk - 5th
Cost: $150, $45 supply fee

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Paint your Heart out! Face Paint your friend, paint with watercolor, tempera, and acrylic. Paint a take home masterpiece on canvas. Friday class presentation for parents.


COMIC BOOK CREATIONS, HEROS & ADVENTURE DRAWING (10 classes) 

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar 6, 13, 27, April 3, 10, 17 
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: 1st - 8th
Cost: $150, $50 supplies and custom book

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Love the Avengers? Create your own superhero and story to go with it. Drawing, coloring, shading, layout, & design. Come home with your own custom comic book! 


CIRCUS SENSATION TUMBLING LITTLES (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 28, April 4, 11, 18
Days: Thursdays
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: PK - 2nd
Cost: $150, $50 costume fee

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Magic, mystery, & awwwww. Learn to tumble and flip. Show off your amazing skills! We will have fun with dress up, make-up, art, and crafts. Students should wear fitted, movable clothing to school and no shoes. Hair in ponytail. 


CIRCUS SENSATION TUMBLING (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 28, April 4, 11, 18
Days: Thursdays
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: 2nd - 8th
Cost: $150, $50 costume fee

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Magic, mystery, & awwwww. Learn to tumble and flip. Show off your amazing skills! We will have fun with dress up, make-up, art, and crafts. Students should wear fitted, movable clothing to school and no shoes. Hair in ponytail. 


AMERICAN IDOL SING YOUR HEART OUT (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 29 Apr 5, 12
Days: Thursdays
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: PK - 8th
Cost: $150, $50 costume fee

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Love to Sing? Dream to shine on that stage? Let’s love those vocal cords and hear them sing. Sing, Sing, Sing. Solo Recital performance.


CAKE MAKING & DECORATING (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 29 Apr 5, 12
Days: Thursdays
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: 1st - 5th
Cost: $150, $50 supplies

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Are you made of sugar, spice, & all things nice? Make cake & Eat it too! Beautiful creations in icing and lace, Buttercream to fondant, Flavorful Tastes & Design.


POTIONS & PIXIE DUST: A FAIRY CAMP (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 25, Mar 4, 11, 15, Apr 1, 8, 15
Days: Mondays
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: PK - 2nd
Cost: $150, $65 supplies & costume fees

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Enter Elvendor and the magical realm of the fairies. Learn about birds, bugs, & flowers. Make potions and blue pixie dust, build fairy houses, dance, craft, & dress up in a grand adventure. December Recital. dress up in a grand adventure. April Recital.


DANCE OFF (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 5, 12, 26, Apr 2, 9, 16
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: PK - 5th
Cost: $150, $45 supplies & costume fees

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

It’s time to dance fight! Dance in the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and today. Learn all the awesome dance moves of the day. From the Jitterbug, to the Worm, Hammer Time, The Twist, Moon Walk, Cat Daddy, J-Setting, & more. April Recital.


TEATIME SEWING & STITCHES (10 classes)

Teacher: Mrs. Mallow
Dates: Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 25 Mar 4, 11, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15
Days: Mondays
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Location: Upper School Dance Room (pick up and drop off at the Lower School)
Grades: 1st - 5th
Cost: $150, $30 supplies fee

Dress Recital: Friday April 19th 2 - 4pm; Recital: Saturday April 20th 2 - 4pm

Learn to hand stitch felt cookies & crumpets for a magical make believe tea time adventure. December Recital Presentation.


MONART DRAWING - ANCIENT EGYPT

Teacher: Ms. Pepper 
Dates: Apr 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15
Days: Wednesdays 
Time: 3:15 - 4:15 pm
Location: WMS
Grades: 1st - 5th
Cost: $125

If you like to learn about the world of Ancient Egypt and draw and create pyramids, etc. this class is for you.  We will study the wonderful world of Egypt and the artifacts that came from that time period.


MONART DRAWING - HARRY POTTER

Teacher: Ms. Pepper 
Dates: Dec 12, 19, Jan 9, 16, 23, 30
Days: Wednesdays 
Time: 3:15 - 4:15 pm
Location: WMS
Grades: 1st - 5th
Cost: $125

If you like to learn about the world of magic this is the class for you!  Students will learn how to draw animals, mythical creatures, create sculptures etc.


MONART DRAWING - LEGO CLUB

Teacher: Ms. Pepper 
Dates: Feb 6, 13, 20 27, Mar 6, 20, 27
Days: Wednesdays 
Time: 3:15 - 4:15 pm
Location: WMS
Grades: 2nd - 5th (Minimum of 4 students) 
Cost: $125

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