Non-ASP Programs

For non-ASP students, you must drop off and pick up students before and after class times.

Grades K-2
Program Name: Art Club
Offered/Sponsored By: PTA / Mrs. Cavanaugh
Days Offered: Wednesdays 3:00-4:30
Session Dates: Oct 6, 13, 20, 27; Nov 3, 10, 17, 24; Dec 1, 8, 15, 22
Brief of the program: Students in Kindergarten through 2nd grade will have the opportunity to create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional projects in our afterschool art club. Projects will include drawing and painting to a theme as well as printmaking and sculpture and will be tailored for different learning levels.

Program Name: Yoga and Mindfulness
Offered/Sponsored By: PTA / Ms. Konicki
Days Offered: Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00-5:30 (can choose one day (Tu or Th) or two days)
Session Dates: Oct 5 - Dec 21
Tues: Oct 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov 9, 16, 23, 30; Dec 7, 14, 21
Thurs: Oct 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov 4, 18; Dec 2, 9, 16
Brief of the program: Students in K-2 will learn yoga and mindfulness strategies with a certified yoga instructor and teacher. This program will teach students of all ages the art of stretching, breathing, and managing
big emotions.

Program Name: World Champion Taekwondo.
Not organized through the PTA; please contact Marie Ackerman at marie.ackerman@new-haven.k12.ct.us for information and to sign up.
Offered/Sponsored By: World Champion Taekwondo
Days Offered: Tuesdays 3:10-4:00
Session Dates: Sep 21 - Dec 14
Tues: Sep 21, 28; Oct 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov 9, 16, 23; Dec 7, 14
Brief of the program: Kids are taught the basics of taekwondo by professional World Champion Taekwondo instructors,
www.eastrocktkd.com. Belt promotion test dates Oct. 26 and Dec. 14.

Grades 3-8

Program Name: Concert Choir (for grades 3-6 only)
Offered/Sponsored By: PTA / Ms. Kegel
Days Offered: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:00-4:00
Session Dates: Oct 5 - Dec 21
Tues: Oct 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov 9, 16, 23, 30; Dec 7, 14, 21
Thurs: Oct 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov 4, 18; Dec 2, 9, 16
Brief of the program: Students will work with Ms. Alysoun Kegel to master repertoire from diverse cultures and languages,  culminating in several collaborative performances throughout the year. Singers will receive
instruction in vocal technique, advanced ear-training and sight-singing.

Program Name: Running Club (for grades 5-8 only)
Offered/Sponsored By: Mr. Shortt / PTA
Days Offered: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:00-4:00
Session Dates: Oct 5 - Dec 21
Tues: Oct 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov 9, 16, 23, 30; Dec 7, 14, 21
Thurs: Oct 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov 4, 18; Dec 2, 9, 16
Brief of the program: Students in Grades 5-8 will build their running stamina through physical fitness with Mr. Shortt. Students will be walked to East Rock Park where they will run, supervised by a seasoned runner.

Program Name: Yoga and Mindfulness
Offered/Sponsored By: PTA / Ms. Dominique O'Connell
Days Offered: Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00-5:30 (can choose one day (Tu or Th) or two days)
Session Dates: Oct 5 - Dec 21
Tues: Oct 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov 9, 16, 23, 30; Dec 7, 14, 21
Thurs: Oct 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov 4, 18; Dec 2, 9, 16
Brief of the program: Students in K-2 will learn yoga and mindfulness strategies with a certified yoga instructor and teacher. This program will teach students of all ages the art of stretching, breathing, and managing
big emotions.

Program Name: World Champion Taekwondo
Offered/Sponsored By: World Champion Taekwondo
Not organized through the PTA; please contact Marie Ackerman at marie.ackerman@new-haven.k12.ct.us for information and to sign up.
Days Offered: Thursdays 3:10-4:00
Session Dates: Sep 23 - Dec 16
Sep 23, 30; Oct 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov 4, 18; Dec 2, 9, 16
Brief of the program: Kids are taught the basics of taekwondo by professional World Champion Taekwondo instructors, www.eastrocktkd.com. Belt promotion test dates Oct. 28 and Dec. 16.

Program Name: Extended Day Phys Ed
Offered/Sponsored By: PTA / Mr. Greg Stone
Days Offered: Wednesdays 3:00-4:30
Session Dates: Oct 6 - Dec 22
Brief of the program: Students in Grades 3-8 will enjoy additional time exercising, playing sports, and doing various physical activities with Mr. Stone.

Program Name: Art Club
Offered/Sponsored By: PTA in collaboration with Arts teacher Judie Cav
Days Offered: Tuesdays 3:00-4:00
Session Dates: Oct 5 - Dec 21
Oct 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov 9, 16, 23, 30; Dec 7, 14, 21
Brief of the program: We will explore a variety of materials in Art Club! Some projects will be 2-D; some 3-D. Come draw, paint, and be a maker in our afterschool artistic club. Projects will be tailored for each learning
level.