After-School Enrichment Classes

Fun, engaging classes for kids K-5th grade to learn, grow and explore.

After-School Enrichment Classes (Grades K-5th) – Fall 2022 + Winter 2023

  • Dates: classes are held once per week, unless specified.
    • Fall 2: October 31-December 16
    • Winter 2023: January 3-February 17, 2023
  • Grades: K – 5th
  • Rate: Varies based on class. See descriptions below.
  • Transportation: Free transportation is available to Mercer Island School District students – please fill out this form >>
  • Pre-class care: Available to children arriving by bus or who attend FASPS. Learn more + register >>

Download the 2022-23 J Kids calendar here >>

Join us this fall for J Kids’ Enrichment Classes!

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After-School Enrichment Class Offerings

Amazing Artists

Explore, create, and discover new art and artists. Create a small-scale sculpture based on the artist Oldenburg as we explore a variety of art mediums, design concepts, and content. The creativity never ends in this exciting after school art session! Dress for mess!
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Monday4:30-5:30 pm$165 | $185Fall 2
6: Oct 31; Nov 7, 14, 28; Dec 5, 12
(No class Nov 21)

Art with Abby

Explore, create, and discover new art and artists. We'll explore a variety of art mediums, design concepts, and content, incorporating painting, origami and more! The creativity never ends in this exciting after school art session. Dress for mess!
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Monday4:30-5:30 pm$115 | $125 Winter 2023
4: Jan 9, 23; Feb 6, 13 (no class Jan 16 or 30)

Chess Wizards

Learn the game of chess and how to play! Kids will have the opportunity to learn and compete against other chess fans in this magical-themed chess class.
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Tuesday4:30 - 5:30 pm$165 | $185Fall 2
6: Nov 1, 8, 15, 29; Dec 6, 16
(No class Nov 22)
Tuesday4:30 - 5:30 pm$195 | $215Winter 2023
7: Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14

Snapology: Wonderful Wizards

Enter the world of wizards and witches in Snapology's Wizarding program, inspired by Harry Potter and other amazing wizards. Children will create castles, experience a sorting ceremony, and use their imaginations to create secret rooms and coats of arms. This class will spark their imaginations and encourage creative reasoning in new ways, allowing them to build amazing things they have only dreamed of before!
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Wednesday4:30-5:30 pm$165 | $185Fall 2
6: Nov 2, 9, 16, 30; Dec 7, 14
(No class Nov 23)

Snapology: Ninja Adventures

Sensei Wu needs you! Design a new dojo made from LEGO® bricks and train your team to battle with the best. Go through ninja training and earn your black belt, Snapology-style. Get ready to have fun and become a Master Ninja. Led by Snapology.
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Wednesday4:30-5:30 pm$170 | $190Winter 2023
6: Jan 11, 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15

Soccer Fun Camp

Soccer Fun Camp is a soccer camp for kids of all skill levels. There will be fundamental soccer training and competitive games as well as silly activities with minimal soccer relevance. This is, first and foremost, a place to have soccer FUN in a low pressure environment! Join our enthusiastic Soccer Fun Camp staff in creating lasting memories and new friendships.
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Thursday5:00-6:00 pm$165 | $185Fall 2
6: Nov 3, 10, 17; Dec 1, 8, 15
(No class Nov 24)
Thursday5:00-6:00 pm$195 | $215Winter 2023
7: Jan 5, 12, 19, 26; Feb 2, 9, 16

Karate

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.
DayTimeslotCost
(M | G)
# of Classes: Dates
Friday4:45-5:30 pm$140 | $160
Plus: $45 belt test fee
$65 uniform fee for new students
Fall 2
5: Nov 4, 18; Dec 2, 9, 16
(No class Nov 11, Nov 25)
Friday4:45-5:30 pm$195 | $215
Plus: $45 belt test fee
$65 uniform fee for new students
Winter 2023
7: Jan 6, 13, 20, 27; Feb 3, 10, 17

Wacky Water Play (Ages 5-12)

Join us for fun games that you never thought you would play in the pool. You will need your best underwater and pool play skills to work through some wacky challenges.

DayTimeslotCost (M | G)# of Classes: Dates
Fall Session I
Fri4:00 - 4:50 pm$176 | $2408: Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 22, 28
Fall Session II
Fri4:00 - 4:50 pm$110 | $1505: Nov. 4, 18, Dec. 2, 9, 16
Wacky Water Play swim class schedule for fall sessions, 2022. Session I is Sept. 6 - Oct. 28. Session II is Oct. 31 - Dec. 16.

Recreation Water Polo (Ages 8-14)

This program is designed to introduce the sport of water polo to children ages 8-14 years old.

DayTimeslotCost (M | G)# of Classes: Dates
Fall Session I
Fri4:00 - 4:50 pm$176 | $2408: Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 22, 28
Fall Session II
Fri4:00 - 4:50 pm$110 | $1505: Nov. 4, 18, Dec. 2, 9, 16
Recreational Water Polo class schedule for fall sessions, 2022. Session I is Sept. 6 - Oct. 28. Session II is Oct. 31 - Dec. 16.

Policies + More Info

If you have questions, please contact the Youth + Recreation team via email at YouthAndRec@sjcc.org.

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