After School Programs

Petit Architect After School Program

At the Petit Architect after school program, your child will discover architecture and design through fun hands-on activities! Each week, the students discover an architect, a concept or a building, then they create a 2D drawing or a 3D model. This class is in French.

When: Fridays after school

Dates: April 12 to June 14 (no class April 26)

Time: 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm

Ages: 7 to 13

Room: 109

Cost: $284

Wize Computing Academy After School Programs

Interactive Programming with Python (Intermediate level)

Grades: 3 to 7
When: Mondays after school
Location: Room 109

Dates: April 29 to June 24

Time: 3:10 pm to 4:40pm

Price: $290 plus taxes (there is a one time registration fee)

This class is taught at Intermediate levels (followed by advanced projects) and is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn Python and use it in various use cases such as Machine Learning, Web Development, Data Sciences etc.

At the end of this course a user should be able to:

Coding and Animation with Scratch Jr. 

Grades: K to 3

When: Tuesdays after school

Location: Room 109

Dates: April 23 to June 11

Time: 3:10 pm to 4:40 pm

Price: $290 plus taxes (there is a one time registration fee)

Learn to Code - Adventures with Star Wars and Super Heroes. Build your favorite Games and Animations. Learn to code using Scratch Jr.

A project-Based program for young learners, provides an exposure to the Scratch programming language, creating different levels and themes with interactive media.

Students will learn and create projects, games and animation using block-based visual programming language. As children create with Scratch, they learn to think creatively, work collaboratively and reason systematically.

Lights Up Musical Theatre

Sing Dance Act Shine! At Lights Up After school, your child can experience the joys and benefits of musical theatre by taking part in our after school programs led by our talented and experienced Lights Up Musical Theatre Schools staff. These classes are a unique introduction to our weekend musical theatre programs and provide students with an enriching, rewarding, and most of all, fun after school activity right at the bell!


This Spring, we will be putting on a musical version of “The Lorax,” inspired by the popular movie (and of course, book) created for our after school students! Students will be supervised from dismissal. No need to pick up your child until 5.15pm! There will be a performance on the last day of classes for parents.

Grades: K to 7
When: After School Wednesdays
Dates: April 3 to May 29 (9 sessions)
Time: 3 pm to 5:15 pm
Price: $345 plus GST

After School String Program

A strings class for students in grades 4 to 7!

This beginner class will focus on the basics while the continuing class will focus on playing more repertoire with various articulations. Taught by Charlene Lee, a former Lord Byng and QE Strings Program student. Charlene is passionate about strings education and has offered private lessons for over 10 years.

Who is the class for?

Beginner class - For students with little-to-no experience.

Continuing class - For students with playing basics

Beginner class:

Please contact Charlene at

Continuing class:

WHEN: After school Thursdays

DATES: April 4 to June 20 (no class on April 11, May 9 and June 13)

TIME: 3:15 pm to 4:15 pm

WHERE: Kerrisdale Elementary School, Music Room Outbuilding

FEE: $279 for lessons only 

Register before April 1, 2024

Questions? Email Charlene at

Mini Makers Club

The MiniMakers weekly MAKERSClub sessions are perfect for little makers who are interested in creative design, making things, problem solving and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math).

Each week, they will work hands-on completing projects that follow seasonal themes and current events.  No two weeks will ever be the same and as their skills progress, so do the challenges in the projects they undertake. Some Skills Developed Throughout the Program:

WHEN: After school Fridays

DATES: September 29, 2023 to June 21, 2024

TIME: 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm

WHERE: Room 209

AGES: Grade K to 7

FEE: $45 per class or $120 for a month