After School @Ross

At Ross School, the fun doesn’t stop at the final bell! We offer a number of engaging after-school activities for students in Nursery–Grade 8. Our enrichment offerings include animation, basketball, ceramics, chess, filmmaking, homework club, horseback riding, improv storytelling, spanish, tennis, and theater.

WINTER 2018
January 8–March 9
Youth Programs

Animation (Grades 2–6)
Wednesdays, 3–4pm; $270
Students learn the basics of animation, make their own flipbooks, and explore multiple forms of stop-motion animation.

Basketball
Mondays, 3–4pm; $240

Ceramics
Mondays, 3–4pm; $280
Students explore multiple hand-forming clay techniques and spend time learning to create on the pottery wheel with individualized attention from the instructor.

Chess (Grades 1–6)
Wednesdays, 3–4pm; $270
New players learn how pieces move while practicing fun strategy games, and more advanced players focus on opening and endgame strategies. Students are invited to compete in rated tournaments with other schools and clubs.

Filmmaking (Grades 2–6)
Thursdays, 3–4pm; $270
Students learn how to make short films using smartphones and editing software (such as iMovie) on Mac laptops. They brainstorm ideas with friends, write scripts, direct, act, film, and design.

Homework Club
Mondays–Thursdays, 3–4pm; $20 per class
Ross students can extend their school day to complete assignments and projects under the guidance of Ross faculty.

Horseback Riding
Tuesdays, 3–4pm; $675
Students learn proper riding skills, grooming, horse care, tacking up, and good sportsmanship.

Improv Storytelling (Grades 1–6)
Tuesdays, 3–4pm; $270
Students interact in an adventure story that includes puzzles, riddles, arts making, and team-based activities to overcome fun challenges.

Spanish
Tuesdays, 3–4pm; $270

Tennis @Ross: Junior Tennis Academy (Grades 5–8) Apply Today
Players build off their foundation to further develop fundamental skills and techniques as they transition into yellow balls and prepare for tournament competition. Ball control, strategy, and work ethic are all emphasized in this 90-minute session of drills and point play.

Tennis @Ross: Youth Tennis Academy (Nursery–Grade 4) Apply Today
Players build a strong foundation through a variety of game-based and cooperative activities using age appropriate (red, orange or green) balls and nets that will prepare them for eventual full court play.

Theater (Grades 2–8)
Please come see the results our students' hard work!
Saturday, February 10, 5pm
Sunday, February 11, 2pm

WINTER 2018
January 8–March 9
Early Childhood Enrichment

Program open to Ross School students only.
Students continue their school day with classes in art, athletics, music, singing, dancing, storytelling, science, math, and more. Our experienced Early Childhood teachers plan extended day activities that foster imagination, curiosity, and intellect through indoor and outdoor play and exploration in a warm and creative environment. Pre-registration is required for this program. Choose from 5-, 3-, or 2-day options.