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Wednesday / Term One + Fall Semester

 
WEDNESDAY  TERM ONE OFFERINGS  
 
CHESS 
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 One class begins Wednesday, Aug 29, ends Oct 24
~ NO class on Wed, Oct 10 during Parent-Teacher conferences
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
~ Chess is also offered on Monday
 
PEGGY THE PINT-SIZED PIRATE THEATER PRODUCTION 
Ahoy Matey! Are you interested in singing, dancing, and acting in a play? Then come be a part of Peggy the Pint-Sized Pirate theater production! There are many fun parts for students in grades 5-7, including pirates, mermaid, sea monster, whale, and more! Develop your singing, dancing or acting abilities, and have a great time while you are doing it. We will have a performance for family and friends at the end of the term.
Instructor: Holly Winn & Karin Fenn
~ Grades 5 -7  / ($165 + $15 fee) Total Cost $180
~ Term One class begins Wed, Aug 29, ends Oct 24 (6 p.m. Performance time) 
~ NO class on Wed, Oct 10 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 One, Begins Wed, Aug 29, ends Oct 24
~ NO class on Wed, Oct 10 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 One, Begins Wed, Aug 29, ends Oct 24
~ NO Homework Hall on Wed, Oct 10 during Parent-Teacher conferences
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
 
EXTENDED CARE
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 One, Begins Wed, Aug 29, ends Oct 24
~ NO Extended Care on Wed, Oct 10 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! 
 
WEDNESDAY  FALL SEMESTER OFFERINGS  
 
SINGING SOCIAL CLUB 
Like learning to play an instrument, singing involves good training and practice. Singing class will focus on healthy vocal techniques through vocal exercises and songs. Students will work on large and small group pieces, along with solos. There will be a vocal recital at the end of each term. This class is open to both boys and girls alike. In order to give individualized attention to each student, there is a 10 student limit for the class. If you love to sing, join us!
Instructor: Karen Lynne
~ All Grades / ($185 + $10 material fee) Total Cost $195
~ FULL semester class begins Wed, Aug 29, ends with a performance in late December (date TBD)
~ NO class on Wed, Oct 10 during Parent-Teacher conferences 
~ Class ends at 4:15 pm / ONE HOUR CLASS
 
 
WEDNESDAY  YEAR LONG OFFERINGS  
 
INTRO TO DEBATE / SALT LAKE ARTS ACADEMY DEBATE TEAM   
Come and join the SLArts Debate Team! This is a unique opportunity to join an up-and-coming program at the Arts Academy in its second year conducted by the Salt Lake Urban Debate League. SLUDL is a youth lead organization with the goal of improving students abilities in research, argumentation skills, and public speaking to emphasize the importance of speech and debate. In addition, each student will have the opportunity to compete against other schools at tournaments and win awards! The coaches of the program hold multiple state championships and are nationally ranked in Debate. eant for you!
Instructors: Kiyan & Ramis Banuri, along with Invited Debate Coaches here in SLC / Faculty Advisor: Jason Call
~ Grades 7 & 8, 6th graders who started last year, or with the approval of coaches / ($400 for the year) Total Cost may be covered in payments through the business office
~ YEAR LONG class begins Wed, Aug 29, ends in May (dates for Debates TBD)
~ NO class on Wed, Oct 10 during Parent-Teacher conferences 
~ Class ends at 4:45 pm / 1.5 HOUR CLASS