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Wednesday / Term 3 + Spring Semester

    
WEDNESDAY TERM THREE & SPRING OFFERINGS  
 
CHESS CLUB 
For beginners to serious players, come learn this timeless game of strategy. Sharpen your skills, or learn to play!
Instructor: Howard Horowitz
~ All Grades / $12 material fee, Total Cost $12
~ Term THREE class begins Wed, Jan 23, ends Mar 20
NO class on Wed, Feb 13 during Parent-Teacher conferences
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
~ Chess is also offered on Monday
 
DIGITAL ARTISTS WITH MS. ELIZABETH & MYKEY
Whether you are familiar with creating your own art on digital programs such as Paper, Art Studio, or "FlipaClip" or not --- All levels are welcome in Digital Arts with Ms. Elizabeth and Mykey! We will be creating our own art, original characters, and even short films using these programs on iPads with Apple pencils. Mykey will be our 'guest artist' and assistant. You'll be amazed at what you can do. 
Instructor: Elizabeth Wilson and student instructor, Mykey Lownds
~ All Grades / ($100 + $10 fee) Total Cost $110
~ Term THREE class begins Wed, Jan 23, ends Mar 20
NO class on Wed, Feb 13 during Parent-Teacher conferences
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
 
FILM HISTORY: 100 YEARS ESSENTIAL FILMS & DIRECTORS! / SPRING SEMESTER 
Mr. Holley brings his Film School experience (CU Boulder and the 2-Day Film School of Quentin Taratino and Christopher Nolan fame) to this semester-long class highlighting influential filmmakers who made movies into an art form! Through carefully selected films, presented from recently restored high definition releases, students will be guided in appreciating early filmmaking innovations that still influence movies today! 
Instructor: Lamar Holley
~ All Grades / ($195 + $10 material fee) Total Cost $205
~ SPRING SEMESTER Class begins Wed, Jan 23, ends May 29
~ NO class on Wed, Feb 13 for Parent Teacher Conferences
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
  
DEBATE / SALT LAKE ARTS ACADEMY DEBATE TEAM  / through SPRING SEMESTER  
Join SLARTS alum and co-founders of the non-profit, Salt Lake Urban Debate League in creating a middle school debate team here at Salt Lake Arts Academy! The scholarship of debate has set apart speakers, writers, and thinkers for centuries. You will be joining students already enrolled from Fall Semester to learn how debates are run, develop an understanding of contemporary contentious issues in our world, and develop an ability to take both perspectives on an issue.
Instructors: Kiyan & Ramis Banuri along with Invited Debate Coaches here in SLC / Faculty Advisor: Jason Call
~ All Grades / ($250 for the remaining year) Total Cost may be covered in payments through the business office
~ Class continues Wed, Jan 23, ends in May (dates for Debates TBD)
~ NO class on Wed, Feb 13 during Parent Teacher Conferences 
~ Class ends at 4:45 pm / 1.5 HOUR CLASS
 
MATH TUTORIAL 
Extra math assistance and instruction in small groups from faculty Dan Armstrong & others. Math Tutorial continues all year long, but registration occurs per term to allow for flexibility in students’ changing schedules and proficiency. Math Tutorial is offered on Monday AND/OR Wednesday.
Instructor: Dan Armstrong
~ ALL Grades / ($100 for one day, $185 for both days ) Wednesday only Total Cost $100
~ Term THREE class begins Wed, Jan 23, ends Mar 20
NO class on Wed, Feb 13 during Parent Teacher Conferences 
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS

HOMEWORK HALL  
Need a chance to get your homework done before your busy afternoon and evening activities? Students focus on their work or silent reading in a quiet, supervised “study hall.” Sign up for one day or more, depending upon your needs. Homework Hall continues all year long, but registration occurs per term to allow for flexibility in students’ changing after-school schedules. Homework Hall is offered Monday through Thursday.
Instructor: varies by day
~ ALL Grades / ($65 per term, just Wednesdays) Total Cost $65 
~ Cost for Monday--Thursday ($250 per Term)
~ Term THREE class begins Wed, Jan 23, ends Mar 20
NO class on Wed, Feb 13 during Parent Teacher Conferences 
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
 
EXTENDED DAY
Downtime AFTER our language, enrichment, or academic support classes. Different than Homework Hall, this is a time for socializing, games, and just hanging out until parent or pick-up arrives. If your child does not head out by themselves for the bus, biking, walking, carpool or TRAX, this is a great option AFTER our other AFTER SCHOOL offerings.
Instructor: varies by day 
~ ALL Grades / ($45 for Wednesday all term) Total Cost $45, for Wednesdays only
~ Cost for Monday--Thursday ($150 per Term)
~ Term THREE class begins Wed, Jan 23, ends Mar 20
NO Extended Day on Wed, Feb 13 during Parent Teacher Conferences 
~ Class BEGINS when your child's first Wednesday class ends,  Extended Care ends at 5:30 pm 
~ LATE FEES WILL BE ASSESSED after 5:35 pm!