EARLY CHILDHOOD ENRICHMENT CLASSES

The JCC’s Early Childhood Education Department offers enrichment classes for children ages 18 months to 5 years old, as well as Parent and Me classes for infants and toddlers. These classes are open to everyone–you don’t have to be an APJCC Preschool family to enroll a child in these classes.

How To Register

To sign up for classes, please fill out a Registration Form.

APJCC Dance Academy classes run throughout the school year and are ongoing, so you can start anytime.

We offer classes for children 2 years old and up. For more information and a complete class schedule, see the Dance page.

Drama with Young Performers (ages 3-4)

A class to help young children boost their creativity, build their confidence, and develop their social skills through making stories, picking roles, and play! With teacher Samare Moazeni.  More information: Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Wed 10/10-12/12 1:30-2:15pm $100 $228

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

My Grown-up & Me Music (ages 0-24 months)

A fun introduction to songs, rhythm, movement and instrument play with your child. Instructor: Karen Enfield. More information: Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Tue 10/9-12/11 9:15-10:00am $180 $216

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Fine Motor/ Fine Art (ages 4-5)

We’ll polish our fine motor skills through projects inspired by various artists, illustrators, and stories. We’ll practice paper cutting, beading, weaving, drawing, and more. Instructor: Quelise Schroeder.

More info: [email protected]

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Tue 10/9-12/11 2:15-3:00pm $210 $252

CM = Full Center Member   SM = Social Member   NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Jump Into a Story (ages 2-3)

Each week we’ll hear a story, then engage in a variety of activities based around the story. Development of fine motor, gross motor, listening skills and fun are the focus of this class.  With teacher Ashly Cook. More information: Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Wed 10/10-12/12* 12:30-1:15pm $190 $228

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Kehillah Construction (ages 4-5)

We will read stories to further our knowledge of building and construction techniques. Then, as a kehillah (community), we will plan and build structures together using different materials each week. Instructor: Quelise Schroeder.

More info: [email protected]

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Wed 10/10-12/12* 2:15-3:00pm $190 $228

CM = Full Center Member   SM = Social Member   NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

* No class 11/21

Making Music (ages 2-5)

Shake, rattle & roll to popular family and children’s music with teacher Karen Enfield. Songs, rhythm, movement, and instrument play. More information: Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Tue 10/9-12/11 12:30-1:15pm $180 $216

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Mini Sports (ages 3-5)

A fun introduction to organized athletic play, with Liverpool Football Club. Choose Thursday or Friday class. More information: Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

AGES DATES DAY TIME CM/SM NM
3-4 years Thu 10/11-12/13* 12:30-1:15pm $162 $195
3-4 years Fri 10/12-12/14* 12:30-1:15pm $162 $195
AGES DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
4-5 years Thu 10/11-12/13* 1:30-2:15pm $162 $195
4-5 years Fri 10/12-12/14* 1:30-2:15pm $162 $195

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

* No class 11/22, 11/23

Monsters and Masks! (ages 4-5)

Each week, we will read a monster story, and then work on one continuous project: our very own, layered and complex monster mask, to be completed and taken home the last week of class. Instructor: Quelise Schroeder.

More info: [email protected]

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Thu 10/11-12/13* 2:15-3:00pm $190 $228

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

* No class 11/22

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Once Upon a Recipe (ages 3-5)

Future chefs will have fun and learn basic principles of cooking in a safe, fun environment. Each week children will hear a story and make a recipe that relates to the story. Instructor: Rebecca Silberstein. More info: [email protected]

AGE DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Ages 3-4 Tue 10/9-12/11 12:30-1:15pm $210 $252
AGE DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Ages 4-5 Tue 10/9-12/11 1:45-2:30pm $210 $252

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

The Puppets Love Me (Ages 3-4)

Children will become friends with the puppets which will help them create their own stories, stimulate their imagination, improve their motor skills, and express their feelings. A place to increase their group participation, and boost confidence at an early age. With teacher Samare. More info: [email protected]

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Wed 10/10-12/12* 12:30-1:15pm $190 $228

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

* No class 11/21

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Science Explorers (ages 3-5)

Future scientists will have fun while they learn basic principles of science using common household ingredients and equipment, with instructor Rebecca Silberstein. More info: [email protected]

AGE DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Ages 3-4 Wed 10/10-12/12* 12:30-1:15pm $190 $228
AGES DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Ages 4-5 Wed 10/10-12/12* 1:45-2:30pm $190 $228

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

* No class 11/21

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

STEAMing at Preschool (ages 3-4)

Play-based projects that explore basic STEAM concepts (Science. Technology. Engineering, Art, and Math). Instructor Samare Moazeni teaches ages 3-4, and instructor Vanina Sandel teaches ages 4-5. More information: Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

AGE DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Ages 3-4 Mon 10/8-12/10* 12:30-1:15pm $190 $228
AGE DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Ages 4-5 Mon 10/8-12/10* 2:00-2:45pm $190 $228

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

* No class 11/5

To register, please fill out a Child Registration Form and give it to the Preschool office. Sign-ups for fall classes begin the week of September 4, 2018.

Soccer and at the JCC is run by the Liverpool Football Club – Bay Area, a nationally accredited U.S. Club Soccer Academy that offers soccer lessons for ages 18 months-5 years, an instructional recreational league for ages Under 6 and Under 7 years, and competitive team play for U7-U18. For complete listings, see the Soccer page or contact Bill Marzolla, [email protected] or 408.357.7440.


CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

The JCC offers group swim lessons in the spring, summer, and fall, and private and semi-private lessons all year long. Our outdoor pool is heated to 82 degrees year-round. Keep your child in swim lessons throughout the year so they don’t forget what they learned over the summer!

For details, see the Swim Lessons page or contact [email protected] or 408.357.7428.

Enjoy the benefits of yoga combined with storytelling, music, and creative arts with teacher Linda Adelson. Choose Thursday or Friday class. More information: Email Nichole Coy at [email protected]  or call 408.357.7415 (Nichole) or 408.357.7417 (preschool office).

AGES DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
2.5-3 years Fri 10/12-12/14* 12:30-1:00pm $144 $173
AGES DATES DAY TIME CM/SM NM
3-5 years Fri 10/12-12/14* 1:30-2:15pm $162 $195

CM = Full Center Member  SM = Social Member  NM = Non-Member

To register, please fill out a child registration form and give it to the Preschool office.

* No class 11/23