After School Classes – Spring 2019 Culver City

 

ALL KIDS need opportunities to have fun, connect with others, learn new skills, make friends, and enjoy a sense of belonging… That’s what Kids Like Me is all about!

The Help Group Kids Like Me programs are created especially for children and adolescents with AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER and OTHER SOCIAL/LEARNING CHALLENGES. All programs are designed and overseen by highly trained professionals.

All new after school extended care program offered daily from 3:15pm to 6:00pm, Monday through Friday at a cost of $35 per day of the week per term (8 weeks). The after care option until 6:00pm will also be offered following enrichment classes. (See classes for added fees).  Pre-registration with prepayment is required for all classes as well as extended care options (See below for fees).  Please contact Tracy Peters for further information tpeters@thehelpgroup.org or 818.778.7136.

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MONDAYS (starting *April 8th*, 6 classes)                   

Fun & Fitness 

Introducing a fun and energetic class where kids participate in a variety of interactive physical games including kickball, dodge ball, capture the flag combined with an assortment of challenging sports training fitness stations.  This program encourages positive social interaction, team building, and gross motor skills development.

Ages 5-9 & 10 and up    Cost $170 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)

Introduction to the Stem Experience                                                                        

An introductory class where students learn how to create new worlds through digital animation, develop skills designed to create and maintain quality websites through coding, as well as build, wire and program your own bot!                      

Ages: 10 and up    Cost: $210 for 6 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)            

The Miracle Project, Improv for Interaction                                                       

Ever popular and amazing, we are proud to offer this highly acclaimed, award winning creative arts program that enables children and teens with autism or other special needs to express themselves through music, dance, film, writing, and acting. Social skills and creativity soar while working together to create and              
perform an original musical production.                               

Ages: 7 and up          Cost: $210 for 6 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Monday Extended Care Program

Ages: 5 and up    Cost: $260 for 6 weeks   (3:15-6:00pm)     

TUESDAYS (starting March 26th)

Bowling

Highly Popular class which includes round trip transportation,instructions, bowling shoes, game play,  tournament and a whole lot of fun with peers at Mar Vista’s Bowlero Lanes. 

Ages: 7-9 & 10 and up          Cost: $280 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Dance Fusion

Kids dance with joy in this new class that introduces and builds skills in a number of dance genres such as hip hop, modern dance and more! Dancers have fun learning techniques, steps and even choreographed group pieces while working on concentration, coordination, strength, flexibility, and overall body conditioning. 

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up    Cost: $225 for 8 sessions      (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Cooking Club                                                                   

A fun and important skill building class focused on healthy recipes and culinary skills. Kid chefs will learn, prepare and enjoy various recipes each week ending the session with a party & a recipe book to take home.

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up           Cost: $235 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Tuesday Extended Care Program

Ages: 5 and up    Cost: $280 for 8 weeks   (3:15-6:00pm)   

WEDNESDAYS (starting March 27th)                      

Photography

Introductory class to include learning about camera functions, photo-composition, how to improve picture taking, and also photo editing.          

Ages: 12 and up    Cost: $225 for 8 sessions      (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)        

Volleyball

Bump, set spike! Introductory class teaching the fundamentals of volleyball and teamwork.

Ages: 5-17  Cost: $225 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)     

Chorus                                                                             

If you have a love for singing and music, this class is the place for you!  Students will learn to sing as an ensemble in a fun, encouraging, nurturing environment.  The final class will be a performance showcase for family and friends.

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up    Cost: $235 for 8 sessions      (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Wednesday Extended Care Program

Ages: 5 and up    Cost: $280 for 8 weeks   (3:15-6:00pm)   

THURSDAYS (starting March 28th)

Art Studio                                                                  

A class that encourages artistic expression while exploring a variety of art media to learn technique and create individual masterpieces!                                                 

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up           Cost: $235 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Basketball                                                            

High-energy sports class focusing on skills development, teamwork and sportsmanship.  

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up         Cost: $225 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Ready, Set, Grow!                                                                   

A new exciting hands-on gardening and nature skills class

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up           Cost: $235 for 8 sessions     (Add $80 for extended care until 6pm)  

Thursday Extended Care Program

Ages: 5 and up    Cost: $280 for 8 weeks   (3:15-6:00pm)   

FRIDAYS (starting March 29th)

Friday Extended Care Program

Ages: 5 and up    Cost: $280 for 8 weeks   (3:15-6:00pm)   

 

Staff supervision and snack are provided at no extra charge for Help Group students after school to the start of classes. All classes meet for 8 weekly sessions from 4:00-5-15pm unless otherwise noted.

 

New Participant
Submit an application, available HERE. Once your application has been processed, we will contact you to set up an interview with you and your child.

Returning Participant
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