Mark Twain Elementary PTSA

Registration for the Spring session opens on Monday, April  8th at 10am.

 

Register for Spring 2019 After School Programs. 

Details of previous Winter program

Below are the details on how registering for after school programs (ASP) works, and information on the programs offered.

Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Payment for classes can be made via:

  • PayPal with a credit or debit card
  • Check, payable to Mark Twain PTSA

Please note, check payment must be remitted within two days following your online registration or you will lose your registration spot.

If classes are full, registrations will no longer be accepted. If you would like to be placed on a wait-list, please contact the coordinator. Financial assistance may be available for various programs.

Contact the ASP Coordinator for more information.

Please read the complete Program Rules & Policies for detailed information regarding our program policies.

 

Mad Science - NASA: Academy of Future Space Explorers

Mad Science

Mark Twain PTSA is happy to introduce NASA; Academy of Future Space Explorers.  

From Earth’s atmosphere to the outer reaches of our solar system, join us on an expedition of galactic proportions! Mad Science and NASA have teamed up to create a stimulating enrichment program that reveals the wonder of space. We’ll probe planets, comets, and constellations; ponder space technology, space travel and living in space. We’ll even build and (school and weather permitting) launch a rocket! Every class is filled with unique hands-on activities, amazing demonstrations and fun educational take-homes. 

Grades 4-5  

Dates: Spring Mondays, April 29, 2019 – June 17, 2019   (7-week session)  No Class 5/27/19

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Location: Cafeteria  

Cost: $138

Contact: ASP Coordinator

 

Chess4Life

Mark Twain PTSA is teaming up with Chess4Life to offer a fun and instructional chess club!

Classes are tailored to the skill-level of the students. In addition to learning the basic rules of chess, our classes include lessons on fundamental opening principles, middle game tactics and strategy, as well as basic endgame technique.

Coaches also work with students in other areas like visualization, preparing for tournament competition, board habits, and much more. 

Grades K-5 

Dates: Spring Session - Tuesdays, April 23, 2019 to June 18, 2019 (8-week session)

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm           

Location: Cafeteria 

Cost: $133.00

Contact: ASP Coordinator

 

LEGO Club

Play Well TEKnologies

Mark Twain PTSA is teaming up with Play-Well TEKnologies to offer LEGO club.

Pre-Engineering using LEGO (for Kindergarten to Grade 2) 

Let your imagination run wild with thousands of LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design! Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of and experienced Play-Well instructor.  This is an ideal way to prepare young builders for the challenge of EngineeringFUNdamentals.

Engineering FUNdamentals using LEGO (for Grades 3 to 5) 

Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, motorized cars, and the Battletrack! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment.  Instructors will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level. 

Grades: K-2 and 3-5 (separate classes, please choose the correct class based on your child's grade level)

Dates:  Spring Thursdays, May 2, 2019 to June 13, 2019   (7-week-session)

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm         

Location: Cafeteria  

Cost: $113

Contact: ASP Coordinator

 

Jump Rope Club

Hot Dog USA

Always a favorite activity. Have fun learning jump rope tricks and games with instructors from local jump rope team, Hot Dog USA! Jumpers of all ages and ability are welcome.  This is an extremely popular class that fills up quickly.

Grades: K-5 

Dates:  Spring Fridays, May 3, 2019 to June 14, 2019   (7-week session)

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm 

Location: Cafeteria

Cost: Spring Session $93 (Includes a jump rope to take home) 

Contact: ASP Coordinator