Afterschool Academies

SESSION 1: SEPTEMBER 26 - DECEMBER 7 

Class/Grade(s)

Teacher

Day(s)

Description

PES Paints!

3rd Grade

10 students

Miss Browne

Monday

Students will be able to learn how to paint on different mediums such as rocks, canvases, and more. The students will be able to understand the principles of art by student artists and completely immersing themselves into the field of creativity.

K-Kids Fitness Fanatics

2nd & 3rd Grade

20 students

Miss Jackson & Mrs. Dashiell

Monday

Students will be involved in community service & in the promotion of healthy living practices. Students will make a difference in their school, community, & personal lifestyle.

Code Crackers

3rd Grade

10 students

Mrs. S. Taylor

Monday

Students will learn how computer programs are written in a fun, enjoyable, and collaborative way. Students will learn to create basic programs that will help them learn to collaborate with others, develop problem-solving skills, and persist through difficult tasks.

Reading Rocks

1st Grade

14 students

Miss Cropper & Mrs. Dennis

Tuesday

Students will increase their ability to read & identify high frequency words in insolation as well as in context. Students will read stories to enhance their reading vocabulary & comprehension.

ZUMBA for PES Kids

2nd & 3rd Grade

 

Ms. Perez

Tuesday

 

“Zumba for Kids” is a fun and energetic exercise program that combines aerobics and Latin dance moves. It is a total workout with all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance & flexibility. Its many routines incorporate interval training which alternates fast and slow rhythms so everybody can keep up. Come join the FUN!

Reading & Math Academy

3rd Grade

Invitation Only

Mrs. Bugar & Mrs. Northam-Smith

 

Wednesday

Students will get the opportunity to practice reading fluency and to play reading games to improve comprehension.Students will also be able to develop math skills by using manipulatives and playing math games.

All About Reading!

2nd Grade

Invitation Only

Mrs. Ballance & Mrs. J. Taylor

Wednesday

Students will work on phonics, high frequency words, and reading fluency. Students will work in small guided groups and also use technology!

Girl’s Club

3rd Grade

 

Mrs. Northam-Smith &

Mrs. D. Hall

Thursday

Students will read & learn about the importance of taking pride in oneself. Students will explore PES’s 3 school-wide expectations.


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