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2101 E. River Road | Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: 520-209-7551 | Fax: 520-209-7575
Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm
CARE: 520-209-7549


Travis Kolter
Director


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Winter Break and 3rd Quarter registration opensThursday, December 5 at 8am.

Volunteer Coaches needed for Girls On The Run, please contact Elise Smith, 209-7812. 

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WINTER BREAK

Drop off and pick-up at Sunrise Drive Elementary      9:00am - 4:00pm     Grades K-5th

Monday, December 30 - Movies and Bowling at Bowlero      $60
We will start our day by heading to watch the latest flick! We will then head to our favorite bowling alley, Bowlero, for strikes, spares, arcade games, and a pizza lunch.  Please remember to bring socks. 

Thursday January 2 - Zoo and Crazy Critters      $55
Lions, tigers, and bears oh my! Come with as we venture to Reid Park Zoo to see animals from all over the world. We will meet with zoo staff as they take us behind the scenes and up close with some of their favorite critters. Explore the interactive elephant park, conservation learning center, and ride the train! Please make sure to pack a lunch and water bottle. We will then get up close with and learn all about a group of animals brought to us by Tucson Petting Zoo. Students will be able to take part in crafts and activities related to learning about these fascinating creatures! Please bring a packed lunch. 

Friday January 3 - Color Me Mine and Arts and Crafts       $55
Come have an artistic day! We will start our creative day at Color Me Mine where students will have the opportunity to paint a bowl or a plate. We will then head back to Sunrise to have more arts & crafts fun! Please bring a packed lunch. 

 

Catalina Foothills School District’s commitment to 21st Century Learning continues after school with Community Schools’ elementary programs. Afterschool enrichment opportunities include special activities and classes for students on early release days. Afterschool classes and camps extend into the later afternoon hours to broaden lifelong learning options for students in kindergarten through fifth grade. Special programs through Community Schools serve as avenues for learning new skills and experiencing meaningful activities during school vacations and weekends.  

Third Quarter: January 6 - March 12
 

Early Release ---Wednesdays, 1:30-3:00pm
 

CAPOEIRA -- Grades: 1-5 --Fee: $105
Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art/dance form, improves physical and mental strength, encourages creativity while increasing agility and confidence. Instructor Anne Pollack has trained in Capoeira for over 22 years.

CRAZY CRITTERS --- Grades: K-5 --- Fee: $150
Get up close with and learn all about a new group of critters this quarter with Tucson Petting Zoo! They will bring tortoises, reptiles, rodents, and more! Take part in crafts and activities related to learning about these fascinating creatures!

TGA GOLF --- Grades: K-5 --- Fee: $205
Tee it up this spring with Teach, Grow, Achieve (TGA), a national after-school sports enrichment program. TGA’s five-level program brings the golf course to school with specially-designed equipment for indoor or outdoor golf. Great for beginners as well as experienced golfers. All equipment is provided.

KIDZART --- Grades: K-2 --- Fee: $150
A KidzArt certified instructor will guide students through a different project each week. Students will learn how to break projects into simple steps, art terms and vocabulary, as well as experience and learn techniques for varying drawing mediums. Our curriculum never repeats! No art experience necessary.

Play-Well: MINECRAFT ENGINEERING-- Grades: K-2 ---Fee: $130
Break the sound barrier on a supersonic jet, deliver cargo by train, and explore a swamp in your airboat. Build and create different modes of transportation out of more than 20,000 pieces of LEGO®, all while learning about the engineering concepts that make vehicles and vessels work.

Play-Well: MINECRAFT ENGINEERING -- Grades: 3-5 --- Fee: $130
Break the sound barrier on a supersonic jet, deliver cargo by train, and explore a swamp in your airboat. Build and create different modes of transportation out of more than 20,000 pieces of LEGO®, all while learning about the engineering concepts that make vehicles and vessels work.

YOYOS --Grades: 2-5 --Fee: $93
Come learn hand eye coordination with Build a Skill Yoyo! Students will build their own yoyo, learn tricks and more. Instructor, Jess Gracia, has been teaching yoyo skills to large groups of students for over 15+ years. Students will be taking home two different yoyo’s in this class. No experience required.

BASKETBALL SCRIMMAGE --Grades: 3-5 --Fee: $100
Play like a pro! Your classmates become your teammates on the court as you scrimmage against one another. Scrimmage games are used to create chemistry between new teammates, practice plays and evaluate skill in a game environment. Coach Jeremy Daniels has almost ten years of experience and conducts camps and clinics across the country.

GIRLS ON THE RUN     Grades: 3-5 . Mondays, 3:00-4:30 AND Wednesdays, 1:30-3:00     Fee: $100

Girls on the Run (GOTR), is a national non-profit school based program that encourages 3rd – 5th grade girls to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles through running. The program combines training for a 3.1 mile running event with small group discussions and fun, interactive physical activities. This class runs from January 20th- April 25th every Monday (3:00-4:30) and Wednesday (1:30-3:00).*Disclaimer* GOTR will be canceled if we do not have two parent volunteer coaches by the start of the quarter.

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AFTER SCHOOL

SEMESTER CLASSSES (ends May 15)

MONDAYS

INSTRUCTIONAL CHESS --- Grades: K-5    3:00-4:00pm ---Fee: $110

Open to all ability levels, no prior experience necessary. Students build strategy and play games. Opportunities for optional weekend tournaments. Ken Larsen, an instructor for over 30 years and a competitive chess player, has led CFSD students to victories at local, state and national tournaments.

TOURAMENT CHESS --- Grades: K-5    4:00-5:00pm ---Fee: $110

For the chess player who is interested in building skills in tournament play. Students build strategy and play games. Opportunities for optional weekend tournaments. Taught by instructor Ken Larsen.

THURSDAYS

GOSHINJITSU at Sunrise Drive --- Grades: 1-5    4:30-6:00pm ---Fee: $110

Goshinjitsu is a practical self-defense art that combines elements of Karate, Judo, and Jujitsu into a simple and effective form of martial arts. Classes emphasize traditional martial arts values and principles. Transportation is NOT provided. This is a semester-long class that will end on 05/15.

QUARTER CLASSSES (ends March 12)

MONDAYS, 3:00-4:30pm

Girls on the Run (GOTR), is a national non-profit school based program that encourages 3rd – 5th grade girls to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles through running.The program combines training for a 3.1 mile running event with small group discussions and fun, interactive physical activities. This class runs from January 20th- April 25th every Monday (3:00-4:30) and Wednesday (1:30-3:00). *Disclaimer* GOTR will be canceled if we do not have two parent volunteer coaches by the start of the quarter.

MONDAYS, 3:00-4:15pm

BEAT DROP KIDZ     Grades: K-5 .    Fee: $108

Beat Drop Kidz After School Program is a Hip Hop Dance Program that brings the fun of Hip Hop Dance directly into the schools! We teach Hip Hop in a Kid-Friendly & FUN way while teaching the “Code of Hip Hop” of “Peace, Unity, Love & Having Fun.” Students will learn several moves from various Urban Dance styles such as Popping, Break Dancing, Locking & more! ​​​​​​​

TUESDAYS, 3:00-4:00pm

MANZANITA CHEFS --- Grades: 2-3 ---Fee: $135

Come join Ms Patty and learn how to cook some nutritious meals, we will be fixing meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Allergy warning: This is not a gluten/dairy/nut free class. Prior to the first day of class, please inform Ms. Patty of any food allergies your student may have.

THURSDAYS, 3:00-4:00pm

RADIATE KINDNESS --- Grades: 1-5 ---Fee: $120

This class will have the opportunity to paint Ben’s Bells Kindness coins, beads, etc and will have activities and crafts that promote kindness and spread kindness in the community. (*Coins and beads will be given to the Ben’s Bells studio after painting)

FRIDAYS, 3:00-4:00pm

INTRAMURAL TRACK --- Grades: 3-5 ---Fee: $81

Learn the skills and techniques to master this field favorite and fulfill your enthusiasm for physical fitness and sportsmanship. Build team spirit and camaraderie with your teammates. Compete against other CFSD elementary school teams in a District-wide event. Participants will also receive a team shirt. 

TGA FLAG FOOTBALL --- Grades: K-3 ---Fee: $205

​​​​​​​Kick it off with this modified version of America’s game that makes it fun and exciting to play with TGA! Coaches lead students through station-based drills and games that develop the fundamental skills of passing, catching, running, and defending.  

 

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