After school care is $8/hr when booked monthly in advance and $12/hr for drop-ins.
It is available for Pre K until 3:30pm and from K-8 until 5:30pm.
The EBWS Afterschool Enrichment Program complements and expands the experiences of the children after school hours. To sign up for a class visit the front office or click here.
Wicks, Wax, Wood with Ayden Bremner Mondays(Grades 3-8) 3:35-4:35
In this Enrichment Class students will explore a few mediums: WOOD, by making at each class meeting a Chess piece for a magical set that will be donated to the school for All to use. The skills of staining, sanding, gluing, and even pyrography with wood burning pens will be utilized. WAX and WICKS by crafting 3 types of lovely candles to take home: dipped, rolled, and poured.
Knits, Knots, and Gnomes with Darina (Grades K-2) Thursday 2:05-3:05 pm
We will look to nature as our guide and inspiration, and we will work to repurpose and strengthen some of our budding practice at painting, knitting, and hand sewing, to name a few. We will create puppets as story characters to act out and cherish. We will use things we’ve made, found, wish for, and dream of to make treasures in this class. We will take projects further into the realm of possibility.
Cooking with Emily (Grades 1-2) Thursday 2:00-3:30 pm
Last school year we enjoyed many delicious creations often focused on seasonal produce- some favorites that we often reminisced about include fresh spring rolls, strawberry shortcake, egg in a nest, kale chips, green smoothies and mashed potatoes with herb butter. We also created a cookbook that all students took home to share with their families. You can find a school copy in the office.
Gardening with Emily (Grades 1-2) Tuesdays 2:05-3:35 pm
The school’s Wildcat Garden, overlooking the campus with beautiful vistas of the hills and bay, is an inspiring natural setting for young gardeners. Students can expect the following learning experiences, tailored for age: seed propagation & seasonal planting cycles; garden maintenance (weeding, soil preparation, cover crops, composting); harvesting; and… tasting produce! There will be creative playtime in the “wild” garden space, purposeful garden work, stories and songs, art and craft projects, and vigorous physical activity.
Mandarin Language with Binbin (Grades 1-2) Tue, 2:00-3:05 & (Grades 3-8) Tues, 3:30-4:35 pm
Learn to love the Mandarin language through Chinese poems, Chinese fairy-tales, Chinese songs & games. The teacher will help students to be familiar with Mandarin, understand Mandarin and fall in love with Mandarin. Please join the fun! This is a group lesson with a minimum of 5 students
Cloth, Paper, Scissors, Egg with Darina (Grades 3-5) Thursday 3:35-4:35 pm
Now is the time to expand and strengthen the skills we have in knitting, sewing, and other focused precision work. We will make lovely things out of what we have, such as paper boxes out of classroom watercolor studies, simple batiks, and wax resist painted eggs, to name a few. Traditional Russian hand crafts will enter our space, as well as beautiful, natural material creations.
Youth Games and Circus Arts with Kevin (Grades 3-8) Tuesdays 3:40-4:30 pm
Students will learn beginning tumbling & acrobatics, such as forward rolls, somersaults, & cartwheels, as well as human pyramids & other trust exercises. We will learn all sorts of balancing exercises; balance beam/wire, stilts, rolla bolla, & unicycles; juggling balls, scarves & spinning plates. We will play games, & all activities will be age appropriate and individually assessed for safety. The games played involve teamwork, bases, and some strategies.
Please read the policies for the private and group lessons before completing a form.