Enrichment Classes

Ages 3-5

View 2019-20 calendar

Fall Session: Sept 9-Nov 22 (no class Nov 4)
Winter Warm-Up: Dec 9-20 | Winter Session: Jan 9-March 20

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  Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Preschool 3s & 4s
12:30-1:15pm
Mindful Monkeys Gymnastics Youth Theatre Northwest:
Space Explorers
Itty Bitty Athletes  
         
Pre-k
1:45-2:30pm
Discovering Science Gymnastics Youth Theatre Northwest:
Space Explorers
  Karate X
Mindful Monkeys     Supreme Sports  

No classes:
Jan 20: ECS closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan 27: J Camp
Feb 7: ECS closed for Parent-Teacher Conferences
Feb 17-18: ECS closed for President’s Day & Professional Development
Feb 19-21: Mid-Winter Break J Camp
Mar 20: J Camp

Please review the SJCC class refund/credit/cancellation policy.

Classes

Mindful Monkeys

Preschool 3s and 4s | Monday | 12:30-1:15 pm
Pre-k | Monday | 1:45-2:30 pm 
Instructor: Madeline Primack

Session Dates Prices Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 9, 16 $40 (M)/$45 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 6-Mar 16 $160(M)/$185 (G) 8 Jan 20, Jan 27, Feb 17

Join Madeline as she helps build mindful activities with your child to grow healthy emotional and cognitive practices. Children will begin exploring the links between a balanced mind and body, and begin healthy habits inspired by yoga, science, and behavioral health.

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Discovering Science

Pre-k | Monday | 1:45-2:30 pm
Instructor: Enrichment staff

Session Dates Prices Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 9, 16 $40 (M)/$45 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 6-Mar 16 $160(M)/$185 (G) 8 Jan 20, Jan 27, Feb 17

Children are natural scientists! In Discovering Science, we encourage big questions and the process of answering them with the scientific method. Building, testing, measuring, and developmentally appropriate experiments and demonstrations will nurture a student’s inquisitive mind and foster a love of scientific discovery.

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Gymnastics (Tuesdays)

Preschool 3s and 4s | Tuesday  | 12:30-1:15 pm
Pre-k | Tuesday | 1:45-2:30 pm
Instructor: Katerina Furlong

Session Dates Prices Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 10, 17 $40 (M)/$45 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 7-Mar 17 $190(M)/$220 (G) 10 Feb 18

The SJCC is partnering with NOVA Gymnastics to provide a quality gymnastics training program in a fun and positive environment. All of our instructors are USA Gymnastics certified, including some former USA Olympians.  The class will feature tumbling, jumping, leaping, and stretching for growing kids to build strength and grace.

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NEW! Youth Theatre Northwest: Space Explorers

Preschool 3s and 4s | Wednesday | 12:30-1:15 pm
Pre-k | Wednesday | 1:45-2:30 pm
Instructor: Youth Theater NW Staff

Session Dates Prices Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 11, 18 $35 (M)/$40 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 8-Mar 18 $175(M)/$200 (G) 10 Feb 19

New Class at the SJCC! Youth Theatre Northwest is bringing the drama to the J with their incredible curriculum and professional Teaching Artists. This class is a session in guided imagination and storytelling—and this winter we’re going to space! Blast off into a world of dramatic problem solving and creative drama! We will work together to explore our out-of-this-world imaginations. Students will develop beginning theater skills, teamwork, and confidence, all while having a fantastical time. There are characters to meet, problems to solve, and galaxies to explore where no theater students have gone before.

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Itty-Bitty Athletes

Preschool 3s and 4s | Thursday | 12:30-1:15 pm
Instructor: Enrichment staff

Session Dates Prices Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 12, 19 $35 (M)/$40 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 9-Mar 19 $170(M)/$195 (G) 10 Feb 20

Kids develop coordination and motor skills through athletics. We’ll work on mechanics of kicking, catching, throwing, and running as we learn fun games and exercises. This class prepares children for our Supreme Sports class.

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Supreme Sports - FULL

Pre-k | Thursday | 1:45-2:30 pm
Instructor: Enrichment staff

Session Dates Prices Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 12, 19 $35 (M)/$40 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 9-Mar 19 $170(M)/$195 (G) 10 Feb 20

A great program for sports-minded, energetic kids. They’ll improve coordination and self-confidence while learning fun cooperative games, the proper use of equipment, and basic athletic skills.

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Karate-X

Pre-k | Friday | 1:45-2:30 pm
Instructor: Sensei Brandon

Session Dates Prices* Number of Classes No Class Dates
Warm-Up Dec 13, 20 $45 (M)/$55 (G) 2  
Winter 2020 Jan 10-Mar 13 $200(M)/$230 (G) 8 Feb 7, Feb 21, Mar 20

*Additional fees for Winter (not required for Warm-Up): uniform fee is $65 for new students only; belt test fee is $45 for all students. Fees are collected upon registration.

Join Karate-X for awesome classes that are disciplined, challenging and fun! Students will learn and practice karate skills with punching bags, breaking boards, blocking drills, kicking targets and more!  Karate-X has been teaching in the Puget Sound for 19 years, with a martial arts program specifically designed for preschool and elementary students. Our professional instructors know how to motivate kids while building self-confidence and discipline. Belt rank testing is held at the end of each session, giving students goals to aim for and recognition of their accomplishments. For beginners who have never tried karate, to athletes of any sport, Karate-X will challenge and grow bodies and minds!

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