|Program||Time of Day||Frequency|
|Everyday Magic||Before or after||Daily|
|ExCEL||Before or after||Daily|
|Morning Mandarin Program||Before||Daily|
|Afternoon Mandarin Program||After||Daily|
|Piano||After||Weekly on Mondays|
|Drama||After||Weekly on Wednesdays|
|Academic Chess||After||Weekly on Thursdays|
|LEGO® Robotics/Engineering||After||Weekly on Fridays|
|CodeFu: Coding Dojos||After||Weekly on Mondays (lower grades) and Tuesdays (upper grades)|
Daily Before- and After-School Programs
Everyday Magic, Inc. (EMI) has been providing quality programs at Lakeshore since 1989. EMI is a child development center located within Lakeshore School. Their mission is to support the growth and development of school-aged children, their families, and child care professionals through children’s programs and services. EMI believes in caring for and nurturing the individual needs of the whole child by balancing their daily experience to address sensory and emotional development. The program strives to build a safe community which respects diversity in all aspects and encourages creativity using developmentally appropriate practices. Morning and afternoon sessions available. Hours are 7:30-9:30 a.m. and 3:35-6 p.m. Program tuition for the before-school program is $234/month for 10 months. For the after-school program, it’s $292.50/month for 10 months. Registration fees apply. Discounts and waivers available through scholarships and CalWORKs. Registration forms and more information available at everyday-magic.org/
The mission of Expanded Collaboratives for Excellence in Learning (ExCEL) is to create and sustain “safe havens” at public schools where students and community members can access expanded learning opportunities and integrated education, health, social service, and cultural programs in the out-of-school hours. Hours are 8:30-9:30 a.m. and 3:35-6:35 p.m. Program tuition for the before-school program is $20/month for 10 months. For the after-school program, it’s $360/month for 10 months. Registration fees apply. Discounts and waivers are available for early payment and for students on free and reduced lunch. General information is available at www.healthiersf.org/excelafterschool/ or contact Lindsey Bourgeois-Marriott, Site Coordinator, San Francisco Afterschool Programs, Bay Area Community Resources, at 415-634-5914 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Students will learn to recognize Chinese characters, read, write, and speak Mandarin Chinese in 3 leveled classes from 8:15-9:15 a.m. on school days. Program tuition is $700 for the school year plus a non-refundable $25 registration fee. For more information, contact Ranu Mukherjee at email@example.com or Michelle Chen at 415-606-8389.
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The Afternoon Mandarin Program offers classes until 5 pm. Designed for BOTH English-speakers and Mandarin-speakers, students will develop fundamental communication and literacy skills in one of the world’s most spoken languages. Students are picked up by our teachers at 3:30 pm for snacks before class begins at 3:55pm. During class, students experience Chinese language and culture through activities such as poetry, singing, arts and crafts, and writing. AMP has 2 levels: Beginner (no experience required) and Intermediate/Advanced for students who know basic phonics and some writing skills. Program tuition is $525/$500 semester for 5/4 days a week plus $20 book fee and non-refundable, one-time $30 registration fee. Sibling discounts of $25/semester are available. For more information, contact Anita Lee at lakeshoreAMP@yahoo.com or 415-830-3493.
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Weekly After-School Programs
Some programs are available once a week and operate in 8-12 week sessions. Flyers are sent home at the start of school with details and registration information, but you may enroll now with the information below. Programs subject to change.
Three sessions of 10 one-hour lessons are available for continuous, year-round instruction at the beginner through intermediate levels. Lessons take place at school from 3:35-4:45pm on Mondays in the Community Room. Class fee is $170 (due at start of first class) and all books/materials are furnished at no additional cost. All grades are accepted. For start date and more information, please contact Keyboard Educators, Inc. at 415-665-2290 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Play, create, and explore with a themed drama workshop. Classes for grades K-2 and 3-5 meet at school on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m. for 12 weeks. Cost is $300. Financial assistance is available. For more information, contact Conservatory Programs Manager at email@example.com or 415-694-6148. Register online.
We are devoted to promoting the merits of chess among children by using stories, dances, and catchy songs to make the game of chess exciting and easy to understand. This wonderful learning experience not only teaches children to play chess, but also prepares them for life by enhancing their thought process. Children participating in our program develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, have better concentration and mental discipline, gain confidence, and have lots of FUN!
Academic Chess meets after school for one hour, once a week on Thursdays for 8 weeks, 3:45-4:45pm from 9/21 to 11/09. Fee is $112. For more information, call 415-412-4040 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Register online.
Our LEGO® Engineering enrichment program takes on real-life engineering challenges and explores concepts in physics, architecture, mechanical, and structural engineering. Students work individually, in teams, and as a group throughout the sessions. A short discussion and demonstration of the day’s topic starts each meeting. Children are given a design/building assignment at the beginning of class. Instructors will provide individual assistance and instruction and facilitate challenges, performance testing, competitions, and modifications to projects.
Courses available for grades K-2 and 3-5. Meets for 10 weeks/semester after school on Fridays from 3:35-5 p.m. for K-2 and 3:35-5:35 p.m. for grades 3-5. Fee is $200 (K-2) or $250 (3-5) per student. Contact Aaron Shanahan at email@example.com for more information. Register online for grades K-2 or grades 3-5.
Mini Coding Dojo, Mondays 3:40-4:40pm, 10 weeks 9/18-12/11, $250 – Using iPad/Asus Tablet applications like Scratch Jr., Kodable, Light bot, and Bloxels coupled with hands-on board games that promote social problem-solving, Code Fu’s K-2 Dojo teaches students the computational logic of Computer Science/coding as well as provides them with an introduction into a number of block-based coding languages. The following sessions focus on tangible coding and will be introducing robotic coding using a number of Coding Robots such as Cubetto!
Upper Grade Dojo, Tuesdays 3:40-4:40pm, 10 weeks 9/18-12/11, $250 – Using a number of fun Coding languages designed specifically for kids – including HTML, CSS, Java, Python, and Scratch – students will be creating a variety of projects from games to customized websites, allowing them to learn the computational logic of Computer Science. They will learn real languages and gain understanding of how programming affects our world. The following Dojos will scaffold on these skills by introducing Coding Robots which will demonstrate the connection between coding and the real world!