WEST SCHOOL

West School B/ASF- FALL 2021
Registration September 8 (9:00 am)-September 15

Registration Link CLICK HERE (beginning 9/8 9:00 am)

Mondays PM
Chess Wizards Gr. 1-4
Hot Wheels Racing Gr. K-4

Tuesday PM
Quick Start Tennis Gr. 1-2

Wednesdays AM
Math Stars Gr. K-1
Math Stars Gr. 2-4
Strings Playland Gr. 3-4 (for current strings students)

Class Times
AM Classes – 7:45-8:45 a.m. Students cannot arrive at school before 7:40 am as no staff is on duty including the program monitor and office staff.  Students must be walked into the West School lobby and released to the monitor on duty.  No curb drop-off and drive-off is permitted.  Following the class, children will be escorted to their respective playgrounds until school starts.

PM Classes – 3:35-4:35 p.m. Children will be dismissed by parent car-line only pick-up at the gymnasium.  Parents must provide a photo ID to the monitor.  All children must be signed out.

MONDAY AFTERNOONS 3:35-4:35 p.m.*************************************
 
Chess Wizards
Grades 1-4; Instructor: Damian Donovan, Bedford Chess, Inc.
9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8
Join your school chessmates for a fall of fun matching your skills across the board.  Beginner Instruction on opening, middle and endgame with strong emphasis on playing!  Beginners will also learn the moves and rules of chess.  Children will play supervised games and practice the art of checkmate on diagrams tailored to their level.  Students at the intermediate level will be grouped to learn at a higher level playing against more competitive opponents and advanced strategies. 
Class Fee: $186 (Min 10/Max 16)
 
Hot Wheels Racing
Grades K-4; Instructor: Tania O’Leary
9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8
Ready, set, race!  We’ll transform the classroom into a racetrack and learn how to make our cars go from fast to lightning speed.  You will build tracks out of new materials and customize your very own Hot Wheels car.  Each day we will drive, race, build, and create together to have fun and learn how Hot Wheels can relate to science.  
Class Fee: $152 (Min 8/Max 12)
 
TUESDAY AFTERNOONS 3:35-4:35 p.m.*****************************************
 
Quick Start Tennis
Grades 1-2; Instructors: Shane O’Reilly & Staff
9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16
Quick Start Tennis is designed to introduce children to the game of tennis in a fun and rewarding way.  Equipment and court size is tailored to the needs and abilities of the children.  Tennis racquets are provided and each class will have fundamental skills built into fun games on the court.  A 1/4 coach ratio will be observed in this program.     
Class Fee: $250 (Min 8/Max 12)
 
WEDNESDAY MORNINGS 7:45-8:45 a.m.*****************************************
 
Math Stars K-1
Grades K-1; Instructor: Joanna Tamburro
9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10
Math Stars is a great way to spend the morning challenging your math and mind!  We will explore many areas of mathematics including number sense, problem solving, geometry, algebra, logical reasoning and more!  This year we will be trying out new games and math projects that will surely stretch your brain and keep those math skills fresh. 
Class Fee: $200 (Min 8/Max 14)
 
Math Stars 2-4
Grades 2-4; Instructor: Maria Chila
9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10
Math Stars is a great way to spend the morning challenging your math and mind!  We will explore many areas of mathematics including number sense, problem solving, geometry, algebra, logical reasoning and more!  This year we will be trying out new games and math projects that will surely stretch your brain and keep those math skills fresh. 
Class Fee: $200 (Min 8/Max 14)
 
Strings Playland (open to current strings students)
Grades 3-4; Instructor: Ilya Levitin
9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10
The sessions will assist grade 3-4 students to explore the basics of Jazz Improvisation. Beginning with the spoken dialogue, call and response and question-and-answer technique students will learn how to make up simple tunes of their own. Students will use the 12 bar blues structure for their improvisations and compositions.
Class Fee: $200 (Min 8/Max 12)