Before-School Enrichment

Enrollment closed on March 8th.

Before-school enrichment will run five days per week – 7:30-8:30 a.m.

Spring Semester 2 classes will run Mar. 18 – May 23:

Monday: Green Thumb Club
Tuesday: Chess
Wednesday: Extraordinary Laboratory
Thursday: COCA’S Broadway Magic
Friday: Artscope

How much does it cost?
The total cost for the full five days of morning enrichment is $367.
The cost per individual class is listed with the class descriptions below.

When does it start?
Classes will begin the week of March 18, 2019.

Have more questions?
Contact Sybill Naidoo, PTO Vice President, at

Program Offering Details

Monday: Green Thumb Club by Little Scholars – $112

Catch an insect, grow a terrarium, and save the earth…all while learning about nature and the world around us through exciting expeditions, science, and environmental exploration. Our Green Thumb Club will ignite your child’s passion for nature, recycling, and learning about the earth through educational activities and science investigations. It’s time to join the Green Thumb Club!

Tuesday – Chess (Free)

The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis continues its ongoing partnership with Mallinckrodt this year. Instructors from the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis provide chess classes that teach fundamental chess elements in addition to promoting educational values that can be learned through chess. Classes will focus on chess fundamentals while also incorporating lessons on critical thinking, planning and logic. There are limited spots available, so please make sure you are able to make it each and every week if you are enrolling your child.

Wednesday: Extraordinary Laboratory by Mad Science – $112

Excite your senses with a Mad Scientist and some electrifying laboratory experiments. Learn about electricity and make thunder and lightning indoors with our electro-static generator. What you see is not always what you get with our eye popping optical illusions. Discover the wonders of color and light. Investigate the powers and daily uses of magnets. Watch matter change states as you transform crystal sugars into cotton candy that you can really eat!

Thursday: COCA’s Broadway Magic – $83

Designed for kids who like to move but haven’t had much dance experience, this class introduces basic jazz dance technique using music from some of Broadway’s most beloved musicals such as The Lion King, Annie and Peter Pan. Students will explore rhythm and musicality, as they learn fun and lively choreography. On the final day, our emerging dancers will share what they have learned with family and friends. *** PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS ONLY OPEN TO PRE-K – 2ND GRADE STUDENTS***

Friday: Art Up Early with Artscope! – $63

Get creative with LOTS of art materials. Students will dig in to both traditional materials and household finds to create a variety of multi-dimensional artwork. Led by Artscope Teaching Artist Emily Bryan, you’ll stay busy making 2-D and 3-D creations to take home. Please note: this will differ from the last Artscope session, with all brand new projects.