GRADES K - 5

Grades K-5

Kids in grades K-5 can enjoy a variety of after-school classes at the JCC. For more information about any of the classes listed here, or to register, contact Rebecca Durham at [email protected].

For kids who love to draw! Led by the professional illustrators and animators of Kids Creative Adventures, kids learn character design, adventure drawing, creature feature, anime/manga style, and traditional cartooning. For kids in grades K-5. For more information, contact [email protected].

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Tue 1/2-1/30 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Tue 2/6-2/27* 3:45-4:45 $90 $115
Tue 3/6-3/27 3:45-4:45pm $120 $150
Tue 4/10-4/24* 3:45-4:45pm $90 $115
Tue 5/1-5/29 3:45-4:45pm $150 $190

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

Beginning Circus Arts and Floor Gymnastics (ages 5-12) Learn basic floor gymnastics, tumbling, globes, air track, aerial, and more in our Beginning Circus Arts and Floor Gymnastics class. For kids ages 5-12 years old. For more information, contact [email protected].

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Thu 1/4-1/25 3:45-4:45pm $80 $110
Thu 2/1-2/15* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Thu 3/8-3/29* 3:45-4:45pm $80 $110
Thu 4/12-4/26* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Thu 5/3-5/31 3:45-4:45pm $100 $135

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

* No class 2/22, 3/1, 4/5

Focus on one specialized circus skill each month, such as trapeze, Spanish webs, silks, globe walking, air track, etc., in our Specialized Circus Arts class for kids ages 7-12 years old. For more information, contact [email protected].

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Thu 1/4-1/25 4:45-5:45pm $80 $110
Thu 2/1-2/15* 4:45-5:45pm $60 $81
Thu 3/8-3/29* 4:45-5:45pm $80 $110
Thu 4/12-4/26* 4:45-5:45pm $60 $81
Thu 5/3-5/31 4:45-5:45pm $100 $135

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

* No class 2/22, 3/1, 4/5

This class, for kids in grades K-3, features fitness activities that kids love. You can look forward to a very wide variety of activities! We use unique equipment and include many different sports, movement and imagination activities, obstacle courses, tumbling, balance beam work, hula hoops, aerobics and much more. We work on team building and good sportsmanship. We focus on having fun while we get our exercise each day. As a bonus, kids will learn the names of their muscles and bones too! Instructor Marcella Tamayo has more than 20 years experience. For more information, contact [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Fri 1/5-1/26 3:15-4:15pm $80 $110
Fri 2/2-2/16* 3:15-4:15pm $60 $81
Fri 3/9-3/23* 3:15-4:15pm $60 $81
Fri 4/13-4/27* 3:15-4:15pm $60 $81
Fri 5/4-5/25 3:15-4:15pm $80 $110

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

*No class 2/23, 3/2, 3/30, 4/6

Kids in grades K-5 can learn martial art techniques accompanied with life lessons such as discipline and respect. This class focuses mainly on Tae Kwon Do. For more information, contact [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Mon 1/8-1/29* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Mon 2/5-2/26* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Mon 3/12-3/26* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Mon 4/9-4/30* 3:45-4:45pm 80$ $110
Mon 5/7-5/14* 3:45-4:45pm $40 $55

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

* No class 1/1, 1/15, 2/19, 3/5, 4/2, 5/21, 5/28

Mini Campers (grades K-5) will experience all the fun of Camp Shalom including arts & crafts, sports & games, cooking, and more. Come experience a day in the life of Camp! It’s day camp fun, mini version. Cost for a full day (9:00am-3:30pm) is $75 Full Center Member/Social Member, $90 non-member. Extended Care cost is $20 Full Center Member/Social Member per day or $25 non-member per day and covers 8:00-9:00am and 3:30-6:00pm. For more information, contact [email protected] or 408.357.7416.


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

Stay tuned for upcoming Mini Camp dates.

In partnership with Yavneh Day School, the JCC is proud to present STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) programs. In this Tinkering class for kids in grades K-1, students will be engaged in learning how things work, building or creating new artifacts, and exploring many scientific and engineering concepts. As good scientists, kids will keep a journal where they will draw and write about their discoveries! Following the engineering design process and the scientific method, kids will be doing projects that involve STEAM. For more information, contact [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Thu 1/4-1/25 3:45-4:45pm $160 $190
Thu 2/1-2/15* 3:45-4:45pm $120 $140
Thu 3/8-3/29* 3:45-4:45pm $160 $190
Thu 4/12-4/26* 3:45-4:45pm $120 $140
Thu 5/3-5/31 3:45-4:45pm $200 $235

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

* No class 2/22, 3/1, 4/5

In partnership with Yavneh Day School, the JCC is proud to present STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) programs. This Jr. First Lego League class for kids in grades 2-3 is designed to get kids interested in science and engineering. Junior First® Lego® is a hands on program designed to capture young children's curiosity and direct it toward discovering how science and technology impact the world around them. This program features a real-world challenge, to be explored through research, critical thinking and imagination. For more information, contact [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Thu 1/4-1/25 3:45-4:45pm $160 $190
Thu 2/1-2/15* 3:45-4:45pm $120 $140
Thu 3/8-3/29* 3:45-4:45pm $160 $190
Thu 4/12-4/26* 3:45-4:45pm $120 $140
Thu 5/3-5/31 3:45-4:45pm $200 $235

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

* No class 2/22, 3/1, 4/5

In partnership with Yavneh Day School, the JCC is proud to present STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) programs. In this First Lego League class for kids in 4th-8th grades, students are introduced to real-world engineering challenges by building Lego-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. FLL teams, guided by their imaginations and instructors, discover exciting career possibilities and, through the process, learn to make positive contributions to society. Students get to:

  • Design, build, test and program robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology
  • Apply real-world math and science concepts
  • Research challenges facing today's scientists
  • Learn critical thinking, team-building and presentation skills
  • Participate in tournaments and celebrations
For more information, contact [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

DAY DATE TIME CM/SM NM
Wed 1/3-1/31 3:45-4:45pm $200 $235
Wed 2/7-2/28* 3:45-4:45pm $120 $140
Wed 3/7-3/28 3:45-4:45pm $160 $190
Wed 4/11-4/25* 3:45-4:45pm $120 $140
Wed 5/2-5/30 3:45-4:45pm $200 $235

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

*No class 2/21, 4/4

Linda Adleson, our certified YogaKids instructor, teaches yoga poses and techniques through storytelling, props, and imagination. This class is for kids in grades K-3. For more information, contact [email protected]. We offer separate Yoga Kids classes for preschoolers too! See the Early Childhood page.

DAY DATES TIME CM/SM NM
Wed 1/3-1/31 3:45-4:45pm $100 $135
Wed 2/7-2/28* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Wed 3/7-3/28 3:45-4:45pm $80 $110
Wed 4/11-4/25* 3:45-4:45pm $60 $81
Wed 5/2-5/30 3:45-4:45pm $100 $135

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

* No class on 2/21, 4/4

All K-5 After-school Enrichment Programs are made possible, in part, by a generous gift from Ron Cohn in memory of Edythe Cohn.

Financial assistance is available to attend these programs, through the generosity of the Arnie Addison Scholarship Fund

To make a donation to support youth programs at the JCC, please visit our Donations page.