Before/After School Programs
Our Before/After School programs kick off in October! Watch kidmail for registration information. Some programs have online registration available.
Yoga Club* – NEW! Grades 1-3
Introduce your child to yoga in a simple and fun class that uses themes, yoga poses and games to develop strong minds and bodies. Themes such as self-awareness, gratitude, respect, and seasonal topics introduced through movement and literature. These classes help kids build self-esteem, refine cooperation and listening skills, and teach self-calming and relaxation techniques. A parent volunteer is needed for this afterschool activity. If you are interested in volunteering for discounted tuition, please contact Rachel Stagnaro (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Thursdays, 3:25-4:15 in the Music Room
Classes run from October 11 – December 13 (no class Nov 18 or 25)
Cost: $75 (8 week session)
Register Online: www.zenkidsyoga.org/maywood
*space is limited
Fall Garden Club
Maywood Hills Garden Club will kick off their fall season on TUESDAY October 2 and run through October 30: 3:25 – 4:30. Garden Club is FREE. We’ll be working on our Food Forests, harvesting pumpkins and sunflowers and planting bulbs all over campus (with a bit of weeding thrown in, too). K-5 students are welcome at Garden Club; Kindergarten students must have an adult or 5th grade helper with them in order to participate.
Watch Kidmail for registration information or register online HERE.
Fall STEM Academy
There will not be a Fall Session of STEM Academy. We will host a Winter and a Spring session. Watch Kidmail and email for “Pop Up” STEM opportunities in October and November
Math Club: Grades 4-5
4th and 5th Graders are invited to join Mr. Pierce for fun Math activities on Mondays after school beginning in October. Watch email and kidmail for details.
We are working to bring AM Spanish classes back to Maywood. Please watch this space and Facebook for future announcements.
Chess Club: Grades 1-5
Fall Chess Club takes place on WEDNESDAYS after school (early release) beginning October 10 in the Science Portable. We need 1-2 parent volunteers to support the instructor: there is a 50% tuition discount for children of volunteers. Classes are conducted by Orlov Chess Academy and registration is online: https://chessplayer.com/events/maywood-hills-fall-2018/ For more information: www.chessplayer.com
Maywood Hills ASB
Our 3rd-5th grade classes will be choosing ASB (Student Council) representatives in September. ASB meets before school on the second Tuesday of each month, with an optional work day on the first Thursday. Our first meeting is Tuesday, October 10th. Watch for information to come home and talk to your kids about participating in school leadership. ASB Advisors are Sarah Meyer (email@example.com) and Renee Huizenga (firstname.lastname@example.org)