BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

No classes when FCPS schools are closed, late start or released early due to inclement weather. Classes will be rescheduled when possible. No make‐up classes for absences. Email Miran Soskin at mirany17@gmail.com for questions regarding available scholarships. 


MORNING ENRICHMENT OFFERINGS

Roblox Game Design => offered by STEMexCEL for Grades 1-6 (Mondays @ 8: 10 a.m.), 8 classes

Roblox Game Design teaches important game design concepts with the popular game engine Roblox Studio, learning 3D modeling and programming logic. Students will also learn to design and story-tell, while learning about level design, 3D art, and animation. At the end of the course, students will have a finished 3D game that they can play with online! Maximum 20 spaces. Cost: $160/participant Register: www.stemexcel.org/fairhill

Tiger Cheer Club => offered by Ms. Santos and Ms. Rohrer for Grades K-3 (Tuesdays @ 8:10 a.m.), 10 classes

Tiger Cheer Club is to learn the basics of cheerleading (motions, cheers, chants) and team building activities. Tiger Cheer Club will also get the opportunity to cheer on our staff at the Basketball Game at Luther Jackson Middle School on Friday February 24th, 2022 @ 6:30PM. Maximum 25 spaces. Cost: $125/participant Register at https://tinyurl.com/4emmbhsa. Registration ends on January 31, 2023.

Chess Club=> offered by Magnus Chess for Grades K‐6 (Wednesdays @ 8:10a.m.), 10 classes

Chess club is taught by experienced Magnus Chess instructors using a curriculum developed by National Masters. Each weekly session is a mix of learning and play. Playing chess is to develop a child’s critical thinking skills, sportsmanship, and patience — all while having fun! Cost: $190/participant Register: https://chessacademy.com/products/fairhill-elementary-school-chess-club  

Group Music Fun! => offered by Learn Music Now, Music Ensemble (Piano, Guitar, Violin and Drum) for Grades K-6 (Thursdays @ 8:10a.m.) 8 classes

Course Description – Students will participate in an ensemble music group.  They may choose which instrument to play during the session – piano, guitar, violin or drums.  Students will learn about the instruments as well as how to play in a music group.             Cost: $200/participant including instrument rental. Register today:  https://learnnowmusic.com/group-lessons/ 

Electronics with Minecraft Redstone => offered by STEMexCEL for Grades 1‐6 (Fridays @ 8:10a.m.), 6 classes

Using Minecraft’s Redstone blocks, which act as wires on a breadboard, students can build constructs representing electrical circuits and simple computer projects that are built in the real world. This course allows students to gain an understanding of how computers are processing commands as they move on to other computer science studies, and take home their Redstone creations at the end of the course. Cost: $120/participant Register: www.stemexcel.org/fairhill 

AFTERNOON ENRICHMENT OFFERINGS

Ultimate Dance Fitness => offered by Kids in Motion for Grades K‐5 (Mondays @ 4:10 p.m.), 8 classes

Kids in MotionK-5 students will dance, jump, run, and play the whole hour! Kids follow along with the teacher to songs and dances, play games that include limbo sticks, balloons, freeze dance, dancing 4 corners, dancing hot potato, follow the leader, and more! This is a dance fitness class using kid friendly songs, choreography, current music on the radio, and music kids recognize from TV and movies. Cost: $134/participant Register: www.novakidsinmotion.com/registration/

Dungeons & Dragons A & B => offered by London Applehans for Grades 3‐6 (See table above for days and times), 9 classes

Dungeons and Dragons is a tabletop fantasy game. Students will be creating characters then working together on an adventure. Each week, the players will be using their skills and strategy to overcome obstacles and progress through the story. D&D is a great place for improve, collaboration, and creativity. Maximum 5 spaces per class. Cost: $90/participant. Register at https://tinyurl.com/4emmbhsa.

My Art World => offered by Ms. Mingo for Grades 4-6 (Tuesdays @ 4:10 p.m.), 8 classes

Ms. Mingo brings her art class back! Spaces is limited to 15 students, please hurry to register. For students who are in the eligible grades, take advantage of this rare opportunity to be creative through art with Ms. Mingo. Cost: $95/participant. Register at https://tinyurl.com/4emmbhsa.

Purple Wand Magic => offered by Ultimate Magic Academy for Grades 2-6 (Tuesdays @ 4:10 p.m.), 8 classes

The Purple Wand Class of Magic will teach your kids how to read minds, restore broken items, make money appear, predict the future and more! Individual, interactive and amazing classes with over $80 worth of materials included with the tuition.  Cost: $250/participant Register: www.UltimateMagicAcademy.com

Soccer Club => offered by Love the Ball for Grades K‐5 (Wednesdays @ 4:10 p.m.) 8 classes

In this 8 week program, students will learn new skills and make new friends in a safe and encouraging environment with professional, friendly coaches. Cost: $149/participant Register: http://www.ltbsoccer.com/class-schedule/

Flag Football => offered by Kids in Motion for Grades K‐3 (Thursdays @ 4:10 p.m.) 7 classes

This program is for K-3 boys and girls. During class, athletes start with warm ups, move on to learn the basics of passing, catching, running routes, and then work up to being able to form teams to scrimmage (based on the group’s ability.) Coaches engage the kids in super fun warm ups, such as sharks and minnows, tag games, and team racing competitions at the start of class. This class teaches kids the fundamentals and they learn basic skills in flag football. It’s a great way to get active after the school day! Cost: $118/participant Register: www.novakidsinmotion.com/registration/

Electricity & Electronics offered by STEMTree for Grades 1-6 (Fridays @ 4:10 p.m.) 8 classes

The Electricity & Electronics (EE) program uses children’s natural fascination with lights and sounds to encourage an interest in exploring the fundamentals of electricity and circuits! With our highly customized curriculum, students follow a learning plan that allows them to build a strong foundation in the fundamentals of electricity before moving into the different elements of circuitry. Our program provides students with safe and fun hands-on activities that reinforces novel concepts and ensures that students remain active and engaged learners. Cost: $206/participant Register: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/StemtreeofFairfax#/selectSessions/3264040

Pokémon Club by Mr. Ryan and Mr. Sved: Grades 1-6 (last Wednesday of every month @ 4:05p.m.: 2/22, 3/29, 4/26)  3 classes “Have you ever wanted to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game? Well, you’re in luck, because Fairhill now has its own Pokémon club! Join Mr. Ryan and Mr. Sved as they teach you everything you need to know about Pokémon. It’s time to build your deck, battle your friends, and become a Pokémon master! Do you have what it takes?”  Cost: Free For registration, visit link https://forms.gle/itGjgYUcV9ijhEWX9 and fill out the form. Registration ends on February 8.