After School | 2022-2023

Details and registration for Fall 2022 After School are below. After School programs change each semester, fall and spring, to include variety and encourage curiosity. For questions, feel free to email Director Jonathan Herrington.

Enrichment

Chess

BEGINNER (K-8)

Thursdays 9/15 - 4/27

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Checkmate! Come learn the basics of chess from Coach Darnaby. This session is for Kindergarten/Montessori III - Eighth Grade students interested in learning the basics of chess. Through fun games and friendly gameplay, students will have a blast learning chess with friends.

ADVANCED (Grades1-8)

Mondays 9/12 - 4/17

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Ready for chess competition?  Come learn about strategy and game openings in order to prepare for a chance to represent TLS in tournaments. Coach Schwartz and Coach Darnaby will give lessons and examples on using gameplay and strategies to help improve your game.

Coding I

Grades 3-8

Wednesdays 9/14 - 11/16

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

The Awesome Inc Coding Club is for students who want to gain a basic understanding of computer programming under the instruction of Awesome Inc's fun and energetic team. Sign up with friends or meet new people with similar interests. No prior programming experience is required, but students should be comfortable typing and using a web browser. 

Golf Squad

K/MIII-1

Fridays 9/9 - 10/28

3:30 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Golf Squad is for new and continuing students and provides weekly opportunities for your child to learn the technical swing mechanics (i.e. putting, chipping, full swing, etc.) as well as the social skills required to enjoy golf, the clubs, and golf course (i.e. vocabulary, etiquette, rules, history, etc.) all under the instruction of an LPGA or PGA Professional. Even if your child already plays, it is great to enjoy weekly, convenient lessons from the pro on our campus.

Destination Imagination

Grades 4-8

Tuesdays 11/1 - 4/18

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Destination Imagination is a creative problem solving team. There are 20 sessions over the course of the school year that meet with two spectacular team managers. A challenge is presented each week that is designed to inspire, create, and problem solve as you tell a story, build a structure, and/or sell an amazing product. There is a snack time, a warm-up, and a team challenge every time we meet.

Robotics Club

BEGINNER (Grades 3-8)

Thursdays 9/22 - 12/1

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Robotics club with Megan Conley is a fun, engaging, hands-on opportunity to explore and foster an interest in all aspects of STEM! Students learn the basics of robotics and coding by working together to design, build, program, and troubleshoot their robots. Once our fundamentals have been laid out, teams will work weekly to solve and compete in engineering challenges. Join to unlock curiosity and passion that will stay with them for life! Limited space

Advanced (Grades 3-8)

Tuesdays 9/20 - 11/29

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Robotics club with Megan Conley is a fun, engaging, hands-on opportunity to explore and foster an interest in all aspects of STEM! Students learn the basics of robotics and coding by working together to design, build, program, and troubleshoot their robots. Once our fundamentals have been laid out, teams will work weekly to solve and compete in engineering challenges. Join to unlock curiosity and passion that will stay with them for life! Limited space

Soccer Shots

Pre-K/MII | K-MIII

Tuesdays 9/13 - 11/15

3:15 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Soccer Shots is the industry leader in youth soccer development for children ages 3 through 8. Under the guidance of childhood education specialists, former MLS® and USL® professional soccer players and experienced and licensed soccer coaches, Soccer Shots creates innovative and effective lesson plans tailored specifically to the unique age groups Soccer Shots serves. Using creative and age-appropriate curriculum and infusing each lesson plan with enthusiasm and structured activity, Soccer Shots aims to leave a lasting, positive impact on every child we serve. The Classic program teaches the technical skills of soccer and encourages greater confidence with ball control, using both feet, starting and stopping and changing directions by incorporating basic moves. Through creativity, positivity and fun, we encourage new challenges and increased confidence in the Classic program.

Grades 1-3

Wednesdays 9/14 - 11/16

3:30 P.M. - 4:20 P.M.

Soccer Shots is the industry leader in youth soccer development for children ages 3 through 8. Under the guidance of childhood education specialists, former MLS® and USL® professional soccer players and experienced and licensed soccer coaches, Soccer Shots creates innovative and effective lesson plans tailored specifically to the unique age groups Soccer Shots serves. Using creative and age-appropriate curriculum and infusing each lesson plan with enthusiasm and structured activity, Soccer Shots aims to leave a lasting, positive impact on every child we serve. The Classic program teaches the technical skills of soccer and encourages greater confidence with ball control, using both feet, starting and stopping and changing directions by incorporating basic moves. Through creativity, positivity and fun, we encourage new challenges and increased confidence in the Classic program.

Fine Arts

Creative Lens Photo Club

Grades 4-8

Wednesdays 9/14 - 12/7

3:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Explore the visual language of photography! In this class students learn the fundamentals of photography, artistic expression, create unique compositions, share and critique with peers, and take part in a framed photography exhibit at the end of the semester for our school community to enjoy. All levels of experience are welcome to explore this class with their own "creative lens!"

Acrobatics

K/MIII-2

Fridays 9/2, 9, 16, 23, 30 | 10/14, 28 | 11/11

3:25 P.M. - 3:55 P.M.

 

Join our acrobatics class and learn fundamental acrobatic skills! This class is strictly floor work and does not include bars or beams. Sample moves include front & back rolls, headstands, backbends, cartwheels, walkovers, etc. Students learn flexibility and strength while acquiring valuable skills that can benefit other sport activities and overall body health.

The Lexington Theatre Company- Musical Theatre

Grades 2-5

Wednesdays 11/2, 9, 16, 30 | 12/7, 14

3:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.

 

The Lexington Theatre Company's Artist Development Program provides theatrical instruction for students of all ages in Central Kentucky. This Musical Theatre Class will focus on the combined genres of music, storytelling, and movement. Experienced teaching and professional artists, Nathaniel Beliveau and Brance Cornelius, will take students on a musical journey filled with creativity, collaboration, and fun. There will also be a final showing of their work at the end of the 6-week session.

K/MIII-1

Wednesdays 9/14, 21, 28 | 10/12, 19, 26

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

 

The Lexington Theatre Company's Artist Development Program provides theatrical instruction for students of all ages in Central Kentucky. This Musical Theatre Class will focus on the combined genres of music, storytelling, and movement. Experienced teaching and professional artists, Nathaniel Beliveau and Brance Cornelius, will take students on a musical journey filled with creativity, collaboration, and fun. There will also be a final showing of their work at the end of the 6-week session.

Drumming

Grades 5-8

Thursdays 10/13, 20, 27 | 11/3, 10, 17 | 12/1, 8

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

 

Relieve stress, build confidence, and cultivate creativity through drumming! Students will focus on learning basic stick technique, rhythms, and exercises to improve drumming skills while having a good time learning! Concepts of improvisation and traditional rhythms will be covered as well. Large buckets and drumsticks will be our instruments throughout this class. This class features gifted local drummer and instructor, Dave Farris. He has taught drumming for over 14 years and has performed and studied all over the world as he continues his musical journey.

The Lexington Theatre Company- Voice

K/MIII-1

Wednesdays 11/2, 9, 16, 30 | 12/7, 14

3:30 P.M. - 4:15 P.M.

 

Voice and Music Class, provided by The Lexington Theatre Company's Artist Development Program, will have students singing and focusing on both vocal techniques and basic music theory. Led by Chris Arroyo, an expert with decades of experience, students will have a blast and conclude with a final showing of their work for family and friends at the end of the 6-week session.

Grades 6-8

Wednesdays 9/14, 21, 28 | 10/12, 19, 26

3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

 

Voice and Music Class, provided by The Lexington Theatre Company's Artist Development Program, will have students singing and focusing on both vocal techniques and basic music theory. Led by Chris Arroyo, an expert with decades of experience, students will have a blast and conclude with a final showing of their work for family and friends at the end of the 6-week session.

Applied Music Lesson

Piano with Mrs. King

Pre-K/MII-8

Tues/Wed | 9/12 - 11/28

2:30 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.

Applied Music Lessons (AML) offer an opportunity for students to be introduced to or continue their practice of piano. Lessons are 30 minutes and take place after school. The 2:30 P.M. and 3:00 P.M lessons are for Pre-K/MII- K/MIII only unless approved by Classroom Teacher.

Piano with Mrs. Coolbear

Pre-K/MII-8

Monday - Thursday | 9/12 - 11/28

2:30 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.

Applied Music Lessons (AML) offer an opportunity for students to be introduced to or continue their practice of piano. Lessons are 30 minutes and take place after school. The 2:30 P.M. and 3:00 P.M lessons are for Pre-K/MII- K/MIII only unless approved by Classroom Teacher.