Enrichment Programs

 

 

THE Enrichment Program at  SKCEE
The place where students are inspired, engaged, and having fun!

 

ENRICHMENT BROCHURE—Fall 2019 Session

SKCEE offers an eclectic variety of before and after school enrichment classes to meet the needs of ALL students. There truly is at least one class for every student!

 

Registration Information:

If you’re a current Discovery Link Family please visit this link to register: https://connect.schoolcareworks.com/login.jsp

 

If you’re not a current Discovery Link Family please visit this link to register:

https://www.schoolcareworks.com/registration/dps/start_registration.jsp select “SKCEE (Stephen Kinight)” as your location and scroll down the page to click “Click to View Offerings” under the 2019-2020 Enrichment Programs

Payment is due at the time of registration

Registration goes live online Thursday, August 15th @ 8am

Questions: Please email Maria_Trujillo@dpsk12.org or call 720-675-6808

 

Course Catalog: Fall 2019 Session

 Before School Enrichments!

 

Wednesday AM

Awesome Spanish Immersion – My Dream House

Includes materials, pre-test and post-test, homework, follow-up activities to do at home, YouTube videos to watch at home to reinforce what was learned in class, online flashcards and games and a certificate of completion at the end of the course!  Students will learn to speak A LOT of Spanish through games, songs, stories, and more. Classes are fun and interactive, to learn, practice, study, have success, and develop Spanish speaking skills. Topics will include conversational every-day Spanish and age-appropriate themed units. Additional online Spanish classes and resources available to parents upon request

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
TBD

 

7:45am-8:30am 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13 5/15 All Grades $179

 

 

After School Enrichments!

 

Monday

Creative Dance

Hip Hop-Especially for young children, Creative Dance Kids classes improve coordination, strength, flexibility, endurance, balance, and focus. We’ll learn age appropriate, basic dance movements with a creative twist! These classes support each child’s determination, unique talents, and imagination. Family and friends are welcome to observe the final class.  

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
TBD 3:15 –4:00 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/28,11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2,/12/9,/12/16 5/30 All Grades      $150

 

Monday

Mad Science

Grab your binoculars and join us on a scientific expedition to explore the birds and beasts that inhabit our backyards! In this safari of fun, we’ll discover a variety of animals, worms, butterflies, birds and even dig for dinosaur bones. Discover the different types of life in the sea, see what stars really look like up in space, find out what causes the weather and learn more about the air around us! Learn about Human body and senses!! It’s sure to be an adventure!

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
TBD 3:15 –4:15 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/28,11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2,/12/9,/12/16 10/22 All Grades      $176

 

Monday

Movement Madness

In a Movement Madness Pre-school/kindergartners class we want the kids to learn and feel successful. We provide them with a 1/2 hour to an hour of movement and sport skills. Class always begins with a cardio game where all kids are moving and having fun. Then we move to a sport skill where the kids are learning one or more specific skills as well as taking turns and standing in a short line. Class is always fun with lots of movement.

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Stage 3:15 –4:00 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/28,11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2,/12/9,/12/16 12/24 All Grades      $189

 

Monday

Art for Life Colorado- Art Class

Come learn how to sculpt, paint and make crafts from award winning artists! Come try painting, sculpting, crafting, jewelry making and crafts found nowhere else! For our beginning artists, we like to build their fundamental skills and focus. We believe art builds confidence, critical thinking/problem solving skills and self-esteem.  Come join us. Make friends. Make art!

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Cafeteria 3:15 –4:15 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/28,11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2,/12/9,/12/16 7/25 All Grades     $176

 

Tuesday

CELL – Science for Kindergarteners

CELL science offers Kindergarten and ECE students an introduction to a broad sample of science topics. Including magnetism, electricity, chemistry, aeronautics, meteorology and simple machines. Using hands on experiments or easy constructions students will have fun exploring many fields in science. 10 weeks.

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Room 111 3:15 –4:15 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, /10/15, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12. 6/12 Kinder $150

 

Tuesday

Sticky Fingers Cooking – THYME to TURNIP the BEET on what KIDS EAT

To learn about and taste new and familiar ingredients. Learn and polish cooking techniques, skills and how to handle equipment appropriately. Learn the history, language and geography behind each worldly recipe.

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Cafeteria 3:15 –4:15 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17 8/12 All Grades $265

 

Tuesday

Colorado Ballet – Leap N Learn

This dance class is for everybody! Come and move with us in fun and creative ways while also learning basic ballet skills. This class is designed for students to study a variety of dance concepts while also improving important life skills such as problem solving, social and emotional learning, and strengthening the body and brain all through the art of dance. The program closes with an informal performance for families, friends, teachers, and the community! All abilities, skill levels, and dance backgrounds welcome. Let’s DANCE!

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Stage 3:15 – 4:00pm 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17 10/12 All Grades     $190

 

Wednesday

Kinder Kixx – Soccer Shots

Soccer Shots is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, curriculum and communication. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.

Location Time Dates of Classes

 

Min/Max Grades Price
Outside or Hallway 3:15 – 4:00 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18 3/24 All Grades $200

 

Wednesday

Radiant Beginnings – YOGA

Radiant Beginnings’ classes develop youth’s awareness of breath, body, and mind with our data-driven curriculum. Our approach is fun, playful, and accessible to all personalities and learning styles. Each class is interactive bringing mindfulness, yoga postures, brain games, and breathing techniques together. We empower participants to develop leadership skills, self-awareness, and empathy. Youth take away a toolbox of stress resilience strategies to use in class and beyond

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Stage 3:15 –4:00 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18 5/15 All Grades $267

 

Wednesday

Challenge Island

Challenge Island fosters S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts as well as creative and critical thinking skills. Kids divide into cooperative tribes and take on a vast array of mind bending challenges set on action-packed thematic islands. At Challenge Island we embrace children’s innate imagination by creating an environment where creativity blooms. Our whimsical themes create a kid-friendly context that inspires a unique breed of innovation and invention – one that is both unexpectedly complex and perfectly child-like.

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Cafeteria 3:15- 4:15 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18 8/16 All Grades $230

 

Thursday

Colorado Ballet – Leap N Learn

This dance class is for everybody! Come and move with us in fun and creative ways while also learning basic ballet skills. This class is designed for students to study a variety of dance concepts while also improving important life skills such as problem solving, social and emotional learning, and strengthening the body and brain all through the art of dance. The program closes with an informal performance for families, friends, teachers, and the community! All abilities, skill levels, and dance backgrounds welcome. Let’s DANCE!

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Stage 3:15 – 4:00pm 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17,10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19 10/12 All Grades     $190

 

Thursday

Young Rembrandts – Art Class

Encourage your child’s enthusiasm for art. This fall, Young Rembrandts introduces drawing lessons that will excite your budding artist. A vibrant drawing of a rainbow will introduce our students to the wonderful world of color. An illustration of an airplane will take them to new heights. A delicious-looking drawing of an ice cream sundae will delight those with a sweet tooth, and learning to draw a friendly lion has never been more fun. These are just a few of the many great lessons our students will learn. There’s no better time than NOW to enroll your child into a Young Rembrandts class!

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
     TBD 3:15-4:15pm 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19 8/20 All Grades $230

 

Thursday

Mind of a Child – Little Medical School: Medical Minis!

Children love both animals and babies! For this exciting enrichment session we have combined two of our most popular programs into one great offering! At Little Veterinarian School ® children are introduced to the world of Veterinarians and how to care for one of our favorite companions, dogs! After adopting an adorable stuffed puppy our future veterinarians will learn how to complete a Nose-to-Tail exam, provide proper nutrition and water, and understand what happens if a dog eats something it shouldn’t, identify/prevent ticks and fleas, and more! At Future Pediatrician School ® children will learn what it is like to be a doctor that cares for babies! Our future pediatricians will adopt a deluxe plush baby which they will use to learn how to properly feed and burp, perform a newborn assessment, understand safe sleep practices, infant CPR, and more!

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
TBD 3:15-4:15pm 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19 6/12 All Grades $260

 

 

Thursday

Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz is a hands on after-school Enrichment Class Using LEGO® bricks, Motors, & Battery Packs. Students use architecture and engineering principles to learn concepts across a variety of subject areas. Your child’s learning doesn’t need to stop when the bell rings. At Bricks 4 Kidz®, we believe it’s important to tap into a child’s potential by encouraging their curiosity and creativity in and out of the classroom. Our fun-filled model plans designed by engineers and architects, teach children to learn with LEGO® Bricks. Our theme-based project kits motivate children by reinforcing S.T.E.M. based principles while enhancing self-esteem, improving fine-motor skills, and teaching important classroom lessons such as organization and following directions. Kids will develop teamwork, creativity, and problem-solving skills in a place where they can play and socialize with friends while unwinding after school.

Location Time Dates of Classes Min/Max Grades Price
Cafeteria 3:15 –4:15 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, /10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19 8/16 All Grades $215