After School Enrichment Classes
Classes begin the week of January 22 and run through the week of April 16 unless otherwise noted.
Class times are from 3:40-4:40 unless otherwise noted.
Register for Chess, ABSi Spanish, Twinkle Toes, JumpBunch, and Mad Science directly with the vendor. If your child is already in these classes, please make sure you re-register again to ensure your spot.
Sign up for Homework Help Club, Yoga, Cooking Club, Choir, and Practice Club in the school office.
Monday :: Chess Club with the Chess Emporium
Chess Class Flyer
Great chess players are great thinkers. The strategy and understanding that children learn from chess allows them to have higher intellect, improved self-esteem, and concentration. Chess helps them to make better decisions in all aspects of their life & most importantly children have fun while learning. Grades K-8 welcome. Class will be held in room 202 and runs from 3:40-4:40. Class cost $114.88. Register with Chess Emporium at chessemporium.com/clubs. See class flyer. Class starts Jan 22 – Apr 16 | No Class 2/19 (President’s Day) or 3/12 (Spring Break)
Monday :: After School Kids Yoga with Miss Jennifer
Yoga Class Flyer
The After School Kids Yoga program is designed to develop greater awareness of body, breath, and mind to help students become more mindful, focused, and calm. This 11-week program will teach various types of yoga poses, breathing techniques, cooperative games, and mindfulness activities. Miss Jennifer, a Primary teacher at Shaw, is Kids Yoga trained through Childlight Yoga and has been practicing yoga for 15 years. She has a B.S. in Kinesiology and has worked as a fitness instructor, personal trainer, and swim instructor. Classes are held Mondays in room 200 from 3:40-4:40. Yoga for Kids is open to K-3rd grade, class will be capped at 12 students, you can sign up in the office. Class cost is $75.00 for the winter session. Please contact Miss Jennifer at Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Students will need to provide a yoga mat for each class. Class starts Jan 22 – Apr 16 | No Class 2/19 (President’s Day) or 3/12 (Spring Break) May use tax credit.
Monday :: Piano Class
Piano Class is available to 3rd-8th grade students. Piano is taught in a lab setting, and can start at any ability level. Each student will work at their own pace and students will work together to achieve success. There will be a recital for the older students, date and time are TBD. Cost: $75.00. Class starts January 22 – April 16.
Students are required to have a 3 ring binder. There is a limit of 16 students.
Where: Room 443
Tuesday :: No Cook Cooking!!!
Party Hors d’oeuvres, High Tea Sherlock Holmes style, Bean Dips of the World, Salsa Challenge, Deviled Egg Creations, Soda Pop Stars, Sweet and Savory Parfaits and much, much more. 3:45 – 5:15. Cafeteria Kitchen. Limited class size. 3rd through 8th grade. $75.00. No class 3/13 (Spring Break). May use tax credit.
Tuesday :: Sprouts Spanish Class with ABSi Spanish, LLC | Time 3:40-4:40
ABSí Spanish Class Flyer – Tuesday
Class runs January 23- April 10 | No class March 13 due to Spring Break
The Sprouts class is designed for first through fifth grade students. This group will continue to reinforce academic vocabulary (numbers, colors, food, etc.) and basic phrases (hola, adiós, me llamo, ¿cómo estás?) through thematic units. Children will listen to bilingual books, learn songs and chants and do art activities to stay engaged! They will be encouraged to write, read and occasionally complete practice pages to demonstrate their learning. Parents will be updated on themes via email. Class size is limited to 13. Cost is $179 and materials are included. Visit absispanish.com to enroll. See attached flyer.
Wednesday :: JumpBunch Sports & Fitness for Kids
JumpBunch Class Flyer
Help build healthy habits early! JumpBunch is an international program developed to provide exercise to kids in a structured format. A new sport or fitness activity is introduced each week that helps build coordination, balance, and confidence. Activities for the spring semester include Super Bowl Football, Hula Hoopla, Hockey, Field Day, Lacrosse, Kickball, Tee Ball, Tennis, and much more! Classes are held at Shaw Montessori for Preschool and Kindergarten students (3-6 year olds) every Wednesday from 12:45-1:35 & 1:45-2:35. Mid-day release students attend 12:45 session; all day students attend 1:45 session. Price: $147 for entire session or 4 equal payments of $40. Classes run January 24 – April 18. See class flyer for additional information. Signup online at phoenix-eastvalley.jumpbunch.com *Students may go from Jump Bunch at 1:45 to Seedlings Spanish if desired.
Wednesday :: JB Multi-Sport
JumpBunch Sports Flyer
Students learn something new each and every week, and not just the same team sports! These multi-sport classes offer a high level, fun introduction to a new sport or fitness activity each week and with over 70 different lesson plans, there is something for everyone. Activities for the spring semester include Super Bowl Football, Hula Hoopla, Hockey, Field Day, Lacrosse, Kickball, Softball, Tennis, and much more! The rules and skills of each activity are introduced through hands-on exercises, so kids begin playing and improving right away. We keep it fun, but at these ages, children appreciate a bit of competition too. The goals are to help make every student comfortable trying new sports, to give them a basic understanding of popular sports, and to help them appreciate the fun and rewards of regular physical activity. Classes are held at Shaw Montessori for grades 1-4 every Wednesday from 1:45-2:35. Price: $147 for entire session or 4 equal payments of $40. Classes run January 24 – April 18. See class flyer for additional information. Signup online at phoenix-eastvalley.jumpbunch.com
Wednesday :: Mad Science Preschool Program
Mad Science Preschool Class Flyer
Mad Science programs spark imaginative learning when school is out! Preschoolers are natural scientists, and we feed their curiosity with sensory activities, guided exploration, and age-appropriate science vocab. Each class comes with an official Mad Science take-home project to keep the learning going after class. Class will be held in room 202 on Wednesdays from 12:40 – 1:40 for 12 weeks. Tuition cost $168.00. Register with Mad Science at NEPhoenix.MadScience.org and select After School Programs.
Class dates: Jan 24, Jan 31, Feb 7, Feb 14, Feb 21, Feb 18, Mar 7, Mar 21, Mar 28, April 4, April 11, April 18
Skip dates (no Mad Science class): Mar 14 (Spring Break)
*Students may go from Mad Science at 1:45 to Seedlings Spanish if desired.
Wednesday :: Seedlings Spanish with ABSi Spanish, LLC. | Time 1:45-2:45
ABSí Spanish Class Flyer – Wednesday
Class runs January 24- April 11; no class March 14 due to Spring Break
The Seedling class is designed for preschool-first grade students. Like the Tuesday class, this group will learn academic vocabulary (numbers, colors, animal names, etc.) and basic phrases (hola, adiós, me llamo, ¿cómo estas?) through thematic units. Children will listen to bilingual books, learn songs and chants, create art, and move around to stay engaged! Parents will be updated on what students are learning via email. Class size is limited to 13 and will be held in room 202. Cost is $179 and materials are included. Visit absispanish.com to enroll. See attached flyer.
Thursday :: Twinkle Toes Productions
Dance is a great way to involve your children in a fun and fit activity that combines sport, music, art, and drama. Twinkle Toes Dance Productions is a mobile enrichment program that is great for boys and girls because of the different dance styles that we offer during each class. We bring our mobile company to your child’s school, so you save on valuable time, gas, and energy! Your child will also have the opportunity to perform in our Annual Spring Recital held in May. Classes are held Thursdays in room 200. Class times are Half-day Pre-K 12:45-1:30, Full-day Pre-K-2nd Grade 3:45-4:30 and 3rd-6th grade from 4:30-5:15. We have divided the spring into two sessions, the first session will run from January 18th – March 29th, the cost will be $88. The deadline to register for this session will be January 11th. The second spring session will be April 5th – May 17th, the cost will be $77. Deadline to register for this session will be March 29th. Space is limited, please contact Jaime with Twinkle Toes for availability at 623-810-6153. PEER students attending the 4:30 to 5:15 time slot must go to room 200 at dismissal and wait for their class to start.
Thursday :: Mad Science Elementary Program
Mad Science K-5 Class Flyer
Mad Science programs spark imaginative learning when school is out! Let your child experience first-hand how much fun science can be. Mad Science class is packed with fascinating demonstrations and hands-on activities to let kids explore scientific concepts for themselves. Our curriculum correlates with AZ State Standards in Science and each class comes with an official Mad Science take-home project to keep the learning going after class. Grades K-5th. Class will be held in room 202 on Thursdays from 3:40 – 4:40 for 12 weeks. Tuition cost: $150.00. Register with Mad Science at NEPhoenix.MadScience.org and select After School Programs. See attached flyer.
Class dates: Jan 25, Feb 8, Feb 15, Feb 22, Mar 1, Mar 22, Mar 29, Apr 5, Apr 12, Apr 19, May 3, May 10
Skip dates (no class): Feb 1, Mar 8, Mar 15
Thursday/Friday :: Practice Club
4th-8th grade Band, Strings, and Choir students can sign up for practice club. Students can work on any music they are studying in class, work with other students, prepare for auditions, and receive assistance from Ms. Merrill. Students can attend both days or either one. Please sign up on what days your child will be attending. Club is from 3:45-4:30 and is FREE. Class starts January 22 – April 16.
Homework Support – Mondays with Ms. Faith (7th – 8th grade)
The cost is $75.00 payable to Shaw Montessori. Class will be capped at 12 students in room 215 from 3:45-4:45. May use tax credit. Please sign up in the front office.
Homework Help Club – Mondays with Leisla Church (1st -3rd grade)
The cost is $75.00 payable to Shaw Montessori. Room 427/428. 3:45-4:45. May use tax credit. Please sign up in the front office.
Homework Help Club – Tuesdays with Jim Leinbach (1st – 6th grade)
The cost is $75.00 payable to Shaw Montessori. May use tax credit. Please sign up in the front office. Class will be capped at 15 students in room 414 from 3:45-4:45.
*Children may not be excused from afterschool classes without prior written permission from parents