Program Information

We offer enrichment classes in a wide variety of activities: the arts, dance, sports, gymnastics, instructional swim, computers, science, theater, sewing, circus arts, cooking, and so much more. The majority of our classes consist of ten to twelve children. Our classes include STEAM: science, technology, engineering, art, and math, as well as Maker’s education, meaning we host a wide variety of hands-on activities to support learning and encourage creativity, experimentation, growth, collaboration and community. Classes such as DIY Playground, Castles and Forts, Buildings and Structures, and Harry Potter’s Potions are just a few of the enrichment classes that spark interdisciplinary learning.

Music Lessons

Private half hour music lessons are available in piano, violin, guitar, recorder and clarinet. Music lessons are arranged during a student’s free period, either after or before their enrichment class. Please register on the music lesson page. Ten half hour lessons are $415 per trimester.

Homework Clinic

Children can receive homework help from one of our counselors with a ratio of 3 students to 1 staff member. This low ratio of student to counselor helps students gain confidence in their abilities by adding new strategies to their repetoire. Homework Clinic times are arranged during a student’s free period. Ten sessions of Homework Clinic are $175 per trimester.

Hours & Daily Schedule

After school at CBE is available on school days, Monday-Friday, from 2:40-6:00PM.

If you are choosing our single class option, students can only stay for the one hour class.

At school day dismissal time, kindergarten students are picked up from their classrooms by CBE Staff. Children in first through fifth grades meet in the auditorium, where they are met by CBE Staff at assigned seats by grade. CBE staff members escort the students to CBE. Children will enroll and participate in one enrichment class per day. See below for the daily course listing.

At dismissal time, teachers will escort students participating in the after school program to the social hall. The daily schedule for the program is as follows:

  • 2:40-3:45 PM: Arrival and snack time. Kindergarten children are split into groups and have snack in their group rooms. First grade meets in the social hall, second grade meets in the ballroom, and second through fifth grade meet in the gym.
  • 3:45-4:45 PM: selected enrichment activity mainly for kindergarten and first grade; gameroom with board games, homework help and free gym with organized games for second through fifth grade.
  • 4:45-5:45 PM: selected enrichment activity for second through fifth grade; kindergarten and first grade play organized games in the social hall or have choice time in their group rooms (consisting of puzzles, legoes, blocks, story time, etc. First graders can also choose to do their homework with CBE Staff.
  • 5:45-6:00 PM: dismissal/pick up from gradel level assigned areas and group rooms.
Late Pick Up

If you are having a problem arriving at CBE by 6:00 please call the security desk at 718-768-3814×209. They will forward the message to the site supervisor. The fee for extended day is $12 from 6:00 – 6:30, which is either paid for in advance, or collected at the time of pick up.

Registration & Payment

To register, please complete the online registration form with your payment. There is a sibling discount of $75 on the 2nd child’s registration.

Please indicate a first and second choice for each enrichment activity; enrollment is based on a first come first serve basis. Please note, CBE reserves the right to cancel a class due to insufficient enrollment. If your child is going to be absent please email pickup@cbebk.org. If you need to make a change in your child’s schedule (permitted within the first two weeks of the trimester), please contact Lisa Wolf.

Full payment or setting up a payment plan for each trimester is due at the time of registration. There is a per-term registration fee of $45 per child. This is required for all participants, regardless of the number of days or semesters attending.

Enrichment Classes Spring 2020

Children will enroll and participate in one enrichment class per day.

Monday

Beginning Ballet

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Students will learn basic ballet positions and locomotor patterns in a creative and imaginative process. Students will explore ballet themes and folktales.

Big City Volleyball

Mondays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Big City Youth Volleyball programs are designed to help boys and girls between the ages of 8 – 10 (grades 3-5) learn the fundamentals of Volleyball and develop the proper mechanics and skills to play the game – All in a fun and friendly environment! Our hope is that kids who participate in our activities will say, “I love volleyball and I want to learn more”.
*There is an additional $50 fee for this class.

Computer

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Class is limited to 8 students. Learn computer skills through the use of age appropriate math and reading programs, such as Reader Rabbit, Gizmos & Gadgets, Treasure Mountain and others.

Group Piano

Mondays, 1st-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Class is limited to five students. Children will learn the basics of piano playing through exploration of a vast repertoire. We will go through the first steps of ensemble playing, musical aural training, and the foundations of different styles, such as Classical, Jazz, Rock and Pop. Children will acquire knowledge about rhythm, harmony and musical structure, as well as correct hand position and finger dexterity.
*There is an additional $50 fee for this course.

Gymnastics

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
This class is designed to help children become well-rounded gymnasts. A focus on graceful tumbling, strength, flexibility and more! Safety precautions are taken in all areas.

Instructional/Intermediate Swim

Mondays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students are taught fundamental swimming skills including: breath control, kicking, and floating. Intermediate Swim focuses on stroke and rhythmic breathing. Having fun is encouraged.

Jewelry 101

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Children will be creative while exploring key math concepts such as one-tone correspondence, pattern recognition and measurement. Children will make their own beads using recycled materials while focusing on color and texture. Great for improving skills in eye/hand coordination.

Jewelry Making

Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students will enjoy beading and making wire jewelry. Hemp, rope and friendship bracelets, wrapping and coiling beaded flowers all add to the fun. Bracelets, necklaces, anklets, earrings, and more.

Kids Cook!

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Is there a difference between an herb and a spice? What is a whole grain? Cooking classes take a healthy approach as children learn the connections between the food we grow and what we put on the table.

Kids Cook!

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Is there a difference between an herb and a spice? What is a whole grain? Cooking classes take a healthy approach as children learn the connections between the food we grow and what we put on the table.

On Broadway

Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45
Sing and dance to popular Broadway shows such as Grease, Annie and Oliver. Here’s your chance to star in a Broadway Musical!

Sports Sampler

Mondays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45
A little bit of everything – soccer, basketball, and kickball. Each sport for one month. Focus is on skill building, rules of the game, coordination, and teamwork.

Worlds Collaging

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Taking Earth as our starting point for inspiration as well as actual matter, we will use elements from nature and combine them with reused man-made materials to create environments in 2D (Collage) and 3D (Assemblage). Imagination and creativity are the only requirements for this class.

World Drumming

Mondays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Mondays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
This drumming course is an eclectic and enriching way for your child to learn rhythms from Africa, Cuba, and Brazil. The class includes fun warm- ups with body rhythms and chants.

Tuesday

Beginner Chess

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
No previous experience necessary. Have fun learning all the moves and rules of chess, as well as how to win and lose gracefully. Good sportsman- ship and creative thinking stressed. Weekly playing sessions.

CBE Mystery—Advanced Video Production

Tuesdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students will learn how to create and execute a mystery story as they create their own mystery video. Students will learn to use the video camera, and sound equipment as well as directing, creating the characters portray, writing and editing as they make an original mystery movie.

Destroy & Construct (Koko- Open Source)

Tuesdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
In our younger version of Destroy and Construct, our teaching artist provides discarded toys and other recycled materials for the kids to deconstruct and then use to create new inventions and unique environments. Encouraged by stories and questions from the teaching artist, kids learn new ways to engage with their social and physical environment and discover that trash can be turned into treasure. The class culminates with a show-and-tell where children can share their creations.
*There is an additional $75 fee for this course.

Gymnastics

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
This class is designed to help children become well-rounded gymnasts. A focus on graceful tumbling, strength, flexibility and more! Safety precautions are taken in all areas.

Imagination/Story Time Theater

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Young actors will be able to explore imagination as they learn to improvise, be silly & create characters. Children will gain self-confidence through movement, acting from favorite stories in children’s literature.

Instructional Swim

Tuesdays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM; Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students are taught fundamental swimming skills including: breath control, kicking, and floating. Intermediate Swim focuses on stroke and rhythmic breathing. Having fun is encouraged.

Intermediate Chess

Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Classes taught by a world class chess teacher. For students who know the game and want to improve their skills and critical thinking.

Kids Cook!

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Is there a difference between an herb and a spice? What is a whole grain? Cooking classes take a healthy approach as children learn the connections between the food we grow and what we put on the table.

Play Building through Improvisation

Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students will learn ‘playbuilding through improv’ as we’re focused on devising and creating short scenes /scripts.

“Reach for the Stars” Video Production

Tuesdays, 1st-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Students will make an original Science-Fiction movie where they travel to Mars and beyond. During the class, students will learn to use the video camera, and sound equipment as well as acting, writing, basic animation and special effects, editing techniques as they go where no kid has gone before.

Red, Blue, & Glue

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
This creative and imaginative class introduces young artists to the world of collage; using paint, tissue paper, found objects, buttons, seeds and fabric, children become their own designers. Creating fantasies and 2- & 3-D work. Group murals will be encouraged.

Robo Adventure-Earthbots (Koko- Open Source)

Tuesdays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Using LEGO robotics, students will learn about some of the coolest environments on the planet. They will create and program robots to: withstand the heat of volcanoes and avoid any lava in the way, have just the right amount of friction to pull their way up steep and snowy mountains, withstand the pressure of the ocean as they raise a periscope from its darkest depths, and more!
*There is an extra $75 fee for this class.

Super Soccer Stars

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Get the ball rolling and join Super Soccer Stars right here at CBE! Dynamic international coaches work with every student to develop skills, selfconfidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging activities and games– while having endless fun! Each child receives a t-shirt on the first day of class.
*There is an additional $80 fee for this course.

Tap Dancing

Tuesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Tap shoes required. This class stresses the basics of tap. Students will develop combinations that are great to watch and delightful to hear. Boys are encouraged to join. Spring performance.

Tap and Jazz Advanced

Tuesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Tap shoes required. This class stresses the basics of tap. Students will develop combinations that are great to watch and delightful to hear. Boys are encouraged to join. In Jazz students will focus on across the floor movements, center combination work, beginner leaps and turns. Spring performance.

Wednesday

Advanced Gymnastics

Wednesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
For students who have taken two years or more of gymnastics training at CBE KIDS.

Beginning Hip Hop

Wednesdays, 1st-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Focuses on developing a child’s ability to associate rhythm to music. Introduces passive fundamentals of break-dance designed to develop muscle strength such as holding body weight and beginning-level acrobatics. Freestyle segment introduces a variety of rhythm based music.

Circus Arts

Wednesdays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Run away, join the circus, and still be home for dinner! Kids will tumble, juggle, hula hoop, learn clown skits and slapstick, spin plates, hula hoop, balance feathers, balance human beings in pyramids, & more. A fun way to exercise, learn theatrical skills, & develop self-confidence.

DIY Enchanted Fairy House

Wednesdays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Students will create their own imaginative fairy houses using boxes cardboard, fabric, feathers and other materials. They will construct both the interiors and exteriors of each house designing and creating the wallpaper, rugs, furniture, lighting, window decorations, and accessories. They will also create their own tiny fairies who will call these new places home.

DIY Tree House

Wednesdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students will create their own inventive tree houses using branches, twigs, cardboard, fabric, batteries, wire, simple motors, feathers and other materials. They will construct both the interiors and exteriors of each tree house designing and creating wind mills, furniture, lighting, window decorations, and accessories. They will also create their own creatures to inhabit the tree house.

Flag Football

Wednesdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Learn the skills and coordination used in flag football and being part of a team sport. Children will enjoy the fun and team spirit of this game.

Gymnastics

Wednesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
This class is designed to help children become well-rounded gymnasts. A focus on graceful tumbling, strength, flexibility and more! Safety precautions are taken in all areas.

Instructional/Intermediate Swim

Wednesdays, 2nd-5th, 3:45-4:45 PM; K-2nd, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students are taught fundamental swimming skills including: breath control, kicking, and floating. Intermediate Swim focuses on stroke and rhythmic breathing. Having fun is encouraged!

Kickball

Wednesdays, 1st-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
An informal game combining elements of baseball and soccer, in which an inflated ball is thrown to a person who kicks it and proceeds to run the bases. It is a great game for young sports enthusiasts to learn skills and focus on coordination. It’s also a lot of fun!

Kids Cook!

Wednesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Wednesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Is there a difference between an herb and a spice? What is a whole grain? Cooking classes take a healthy approach as children learn the connections between the food we grow and what we put on the table.

Kodu Arcade – Coding through 3D Video Game Design from Code Advantage

Wednesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
One of the best ways to get a child excited is to allow them to create something of their own. In this class, we enable young kids to make their own 3D video games by using fundamental coding concepts. Children will create games such as Pac-Man, King of the Hill, and their very own superhero adventure game! Students are encouraged to personalize every game by adding in their own ideas. Learning to code at a young age allows children to exercise critical thinking, creative expression, and apply logical reasoning.
*There is an additional $150 fee for this class.

Legos

Wednesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Lego, consists of colourful interlocking plastic bricks accompanying an array of gears, figurines called minifigures, and various other parts. Lego pieces can be assembled and connected in many ways to construct objects, including vehicles, buildings, and working robots. Anything constructed can be taken apart again, and the pieces reused to make new things. Children in this class will learn about patterns, geometry and spatial relationships, and other math skills while using their creativity.*There is an additional $150 fee for this class.

Magic

Wednesdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45
Have you ever wondered how magicians do their tricks? Can they really read people’s minds? In magic class, we will learn to do amazing things with everyday objects. New tricks will be taught this term. Get ready to fool your parents and entertain your friends!

Minecraft from CodeAdvantage

Wednesdays, 1st-3rd, 3:45-4:45
Does your child love Minecraft? Do they want to learn more about the game and make fun, creative projects in it? In Minecraft Kids, your child will learn everything there is to know about Minecraft, from start to finish. Along the way, they will create buildings in Minecraft like zoos, roller coasters, mazes, and even a Rube Goldberg machine! Through these lessons they will learn about the fundamentals of such topics as coding, circuitry, and physics. Minecraft Kids is a can’t miss class for students who want to master Minecraft.
*There is an additional $150 fee for this class.

Mini Musical: Frozen Adventures with Child’s Play NY

Wednesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45
Students will bravely go “Into the Unknown” in this musical theater class that will have them singing and dancing their way into winter! Drawing inspiration from the original Snow Queen fairy tale as well as the popular films, kids will generate their own original script. Theater games and improvs will have them racing reindeer, getting lost (and found!) in the woods, building snowmen and belting out loud to unite the kingdoms! Their story and songs will be presented in a show on the last day of class.
*There is an additional $130 fee for this class.

Mythology Players with Child’s Play NY

Wednesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45
Ever wonder what the snakes on Medusa’s head talk about? Ever seen an infomercial for Arachne’s loom? Do you know what you would do if you came face-to-face with a Minotaur? In this dynamic week, classic Greek myths come alive as kids stage and perform short plays based on classic tales! Part acting class, part improv class, kids create their own myth mash-up in addition to staging scripted one-acts. This is a great early exposure to mythology and scene study technique. Class culminates in a final performance crafted by the students.
*There is an additional $130 fee for this class.

Pokemon Club

Wednesdays, 1st Grade, 3:45-4:45; Wednesdays, 2nd Grade 4:45-5:45 PM
In this class we will be using the popular trading card game of Pokemon to develop new math strategies and skills and have lots of fun. We will learn to play the game and use math to help us duel and battle with our mysterious creatures. The duelist will learn ratios and probability in order to build a successful deck. Trading will not be permitted (Limited to 8 students.)

Sewing

Wednesdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45
Learn basic sewing techniques while creating a doll of your own design or a pillow or beanbag creature.

Sewing/Quiltmaking

Wednesdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45
Learn basic sewing techniques while creating a doll of your own design or a pillow or beanbag creature.

Thursday

Advanced Swim

Thursdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Intensive swim class for students on swim teams or who want to become better swimmers. Focus will be on strokes and endurance. No beginners. Supervised by a certified Water Safety Instructor.

Ballet with Mark Morris

Thursdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Ballet is a classical dance form that originated in the 1500’s. Our classes are accompanied by a pianist and follow a traditional structure. Students begin at the barre, progress to the center, and culminate with travelling exercises across the floor. Terminology, alignment, balance, artistry, sequencing, and pushing through space are emphasized at each level.
*There is an additional $80 fee for this class.

Computer

Thursdays, K-1st Grade, 3:45-4:45 PM; 2nd-5th Grade, 4:45-5:45 PM
Class is limited to 8 students. This computer class will increase a student’s comfort with computers. The programs used will combine and enrich reading, thinking, math and science skills

Creative Movement with Mark Morris

Thursdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Creative Dance is the perfect introduction for the future study of all dance techniques. Unique to The School, these classes blend movement, music, improvisation, and basic dance steps. Students learn dance fundamentals to live musical accompaniment while improving motor skills, self-expression, confidence, imagination, and social development.
*There is an additional $80 fee for this class.

Creepy Crawly Science Creatures: Life Sciences

Thursdays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Earthworms, pillbugs and millipedes are sure to fascinate young nature explorers. Students will build soil terrariums and observe how these tiny animals feed, move and interact. They’ll use magnifiers to discover body segments, legs and antennae and create clay models and sketches to capture their observations. Outside in the park, students will learn respectful ways to uncover soil invertebrates in their natural environment, under soil, rocks and in rotting logs. Dress for the weather since many classes will take place outdoors.

Instructional Swim

Thursdays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM
Students are taught fundamental swimming skills including: breath control, kicking, and floating. Intermediate Swim focuses on stroke and rhythmic breathing. Having fun is encouraged!

Kids Cook!

Thursdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Thursdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Is there a difference between an herb and a spice? What is a whole grain? Cooking classes take a healthy approach as children learn the connections between the food we grow and what we put on the table.

Leadership Development

Thursdays, 3rd-5th, 3:45-4:45 PM
The course is designed to help promote leadership skills in a non-competitive atmosphere. Students will focus on communication skills and values while promoting self-confidence. Students will focus on two areas during the spring ecological awareness (including recycling projects at CBE) and bringing that awareness to our kindergarten and first grade groups.

Ninja Challenge

Thursdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Thursdays, 2nd-3rd, 4:45-5:45 PM
Learn strength, agility and endurance while mastering fun obstacle courses! Each class consists of a conditioning and action packed obstacle courses: jumping, climbing, vaulting, tumbling and parkour style moves. The Ninja Challenge class inspires teamwork as well as athleticism.

Open Studio

Thursdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
An exciting experimental art class in a studio atmosphere. The students will be using various materials and media related to themselves, their world and interests. We will emphasize creativity and personal interpretation.

Pokemon Club

Thursdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
In this class we will be using the popular trading card game of Pokemon to develop new math strategies and skills and have lots of fun. We will learn to play the game and use math to help us duel and battle with our mysterious creatures.The duelist will learn ratios and probability in order to build a successful deck. Trading will not be permitted (Limited to 8 students.)

Puppetry – Spring Fairy Tales

Thursdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Enter the world of shadow, stick, hand and paper mache puppets. Explore different techniques of creation and the rich tradition of making puppets. Using everyday materials to create your own characters. Inspiration will be drawn from fairy tales. The class will culminate in a puppet show where family and friends will be invited to witness the magic!

Sewing

Thursdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Learn basic sewing techniques while creating a doll of your own design or a pillow or beanbag creature

Sewing/Quiltmaking

Thursdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Learn basic sewing techniques while creating a doll of your own design or a pillow or beanbag creature

Tennis

Thursdays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Thursdays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Classes feature interactive drills and games that teach the fundamentals of tennis: forehand, backhand, volley, serves and overhead. Students will develop fine and gross motor skills as well as eye/hand coordination skills crucial to tennis. Sneakers and a water bottle are required. Racquets are provided, but if you have your own racket you can bring it.

What’s the Story with Slime (and other gooey stuff)

Thursdays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Find out the science behind slime. What makes it so flexible, gooey and fun? What kind of substance is it anyway? (Think “polymers”) We will make many types of slime including edible, fluffy and glowing slime. You will be able to test and compare the attributes of different slime types by cutting, stretching and pounding them. Using the scientific process students will create and test other substances like glue and chalk. This class introduces concepts in the areas of material science and engineering.

Friday

Adventures with Clay and Paper Mache

Fridays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45PM
Clay is a special kind of mud. We will explore some of the things you can do with clay. Pinch pots, coil method, slab, and others. We will look at pottery from other cultures. The second half of the semester will focus on paper mache. This practical craft form has been used for just about everything, from art objects, bowls to furniture.

Advanced Fashion Design and Sewing

Fridays, 2nd-5th, 3:45-5:15PM
In this class, we will extend our creativity to deeply explore the design process and construction. Students will design and construct clothing and accessories, learning how to measure, make a simple pattern, properly cut fabric and finish a garment. Each design will include coordinating accessories. Each design will include a finished, detailed illustration as a small design capsule. Additional fee of $50. for this 2 hour intensive class. Lara Kazan is a fashion designer and illustrator.
*There is an additional $50 fee for this course.

Basketball

Fridays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Class focuses on 5 min factors of basket- ball: foot work, dribbling, passing/catching, ball handling and shooting. Students will also learn how to play offense and defense, as well as the 5 positions of basketball–what these positions are and how to play them.

Build Your Own Rock Band

Fridays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
In this class we will create art, musical instruments and play regular instruments like guitar, keyboard, percussion, etc. We will build a band from creating songs to DIY art costumes and props; the band will have a signature look, environment, theatricality and pizzazz! The class will culminate with a show for the community. Kids that are singers, dancers and artists are encouraged to participate along with kids who have musical backgrounds. If you have wanted to be part of a Rock Band this is your chance!

Capoeira

Fridays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45 PM; 3rd-5th 4:45-5:45 PM
This self-defense class promotes self-confidence and builds self-esteem. You will learn ABADA-Capoeira techniques, Brazilian Portuguese language, music and songs, acrobatic movements, and how to have fun while being healthy. Each student will improve their concentration, reaction time, and problem solving ability.

Clay Animation

Fridays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45PM
Make your wildest imaginary world come to life in this fantastical class where kids will get a chance to create real stop motion animation with mainly clay and an array of other materials like wire, cardboard, foil and more! We will take inspiration from many stop motion animation movies like The Nightmare before Christmas, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer, Coraline and others. Kids will get an introduction to animating, camera work and lighting in this class.

Computer

Fridays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45PM
Class is limited to 8 students. This computer class will increase a student’s comfort with computers. The programs used will combine and enrich reading, thinking, math and science skills

Computer

Fridays, 3rd-5th, 4:45-5:45PM
Class is limited to 8 students. This computer class will increase a student’s comfort with computers. The programs used will combine and enrich reading, thinking, math and science skills. The students will be introduced to google’s educational software. The students will get digital training in developing digital collaboration, decision making, and presentation skills. The students learn to work with the software docs, slides, gmail, drive, and other software. These computer skills will be reinforced in middle school.

Gardening at CBE

Fridays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM; Fridays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
We will continue to grow seeds and discuss what is happening in the garden during the winter months. We can build a cold frame outdoors and plant winter hardy seeds including, broccoli, beets, carrots and allium. Students will be both gardeners and caretakers of our lovely courtyard garden.

Instructional/Intermediate Swim

Fridays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45PM; Fridays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45 PM
Students are taught fundamental swimming skills including: breath control, kicking, and floating. Intermediate Swim focuses on stroke and rhythmic breathing. Having fun is encouraged.

Kids Cook!

Fridays, K-2nd, 3:45-4:45PM
Is there a difference between an herb and a spice? What is a whole grain? Cooking classes take a healthy approach as children learn the connections between the food we grow and what we put on the table.

KidsRCooks Advanced

Fridays, 3rd-5th, 3:45-4:45PM
Master Class – For the serious chef! Stacey will guide students through a complete meal, appetizer, main course and dessert. The final class will be a dinner party for the chefs and their families!

Legos

Fridays, Fridays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45 PM
Students make small simple machines using set plans and create their own Lego world.

Open Studio

Fridays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45PM
An exciting experimental art class in a studio atmosphere. The students will be using various materials and media related to themselves, their world and interests. We will emphasize creativity and personal interpretation.

Sports Sampler

Fridays, K-1st, 3:45-4:45PM
A little bit of everything – soccer, basketball, and kickball. Each sport for one month. Focus is on skill building, rules of the game, coordination, and teamwork

WNBA- Girls Basketball

Fridays, 2nd-5th, 4:45-5:45PM
This class emphasizes fun, teamwork and a chance for everyone to play. Winning is not the most important goal. The goals of the program are to give girls a chance to have fun while enhancing self-esteem, teaching one to win and lose gracefully, working well with others and skill building, including; passing, dribbling, footwork, shooting, etc. No experience necessary.

Member Rates
  • $635
    ONE DAY

  • $935
    TWO DAYS

  • $1,220
    THREE DAYS

  • $1,385
    FOUR DAYS

  • $1,530
    FIVE DAYS

  • $365
    ONE CLASS

  • $735
    TWO CLASSES

  • $1,110
    THREE CLASSES

Non Member Rates
  • $680
    ONE DAY

  • $1,055
    TWO DAYS

  • $1,370
    THREE DAYS

  • $1,555
    FOUR DAYS

  • $1,705
    FIVE DAYS

  • $500
    ONE CLASS

  • $1,005
    TWO CLASSES

  • $1,510
    THREE CLASSES

Mini Camps & Half Day Programs

Families will have the option to register for additional child care at our CBE location on days the school is closed due to clerical days, half-days, and school vacations for an additional fee. Please see our mini camp page for more information.

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