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After School Programs

PHPS offers after-school enrichment programs for our students each semester.  If you would like to register your child for any of the Spring 2023 programs, please CLICK HERE.


Spring 2022 PHPS After School Enrichment Programs

REGISTRATION DETAILS

  • Registration and payment is taken for the entire semester only (no pro-rating)
  • Please submit a separate form for each child
  • Registration deadline is midnight on Monday, January 2nd
  • Programs begin the week of January 9th
  • No class on 1/16, 2/20, 2/23, 3/13, 3/14, 3/16, 3/20, 4/10
  • Programs will take place the week of April 17th during ITBS testing
  • Programs will take place the afternoon of Thursday 5/11 (musical program)
  • Last week of class is May 8th (no programs the week of May 15th or May 22nd)

Spring 2022 After-School Program Descriptions (in alphabetical order)

Books, Buttons & Buddies
Do you like books?
Do you like buttons?
Do you like buddies?
No alliteration was intended.  
Come join Mrs. Aguilar for an afternoon of all three!  Part of the session will be reserved for independent AR reading time, and if needed, we can visit the library as a group to find a new book or two.  For the remainder of the session, we will make buttons and memories with our friends while playing games and have some "book talk" time.  Come join the fun!  Maximum of 10 students

  • 2:45-4:15 3rd grade
  • 3:15-4:15 4th grade

Chess Club
The North Texas Chess Academy will be partnering with PHPS to provide a fun, exciting and challenging semester of chess for your child. The NTCA continues to be the innovator within the chess community. Whether your child is brand new to chess or is a chess expert, he/she will be engaged by the NTCA’s experienced coaches. Classes will include strategy, tactics, current events, and more.  Minimum of 6 students.

Fun Zone
Join Coach Rosen for a fun-filled semester of Fun Zone!  This after school program provides wonderful opportunities for enrichment and recreation.  Students learn team-building and kinesthetic skills through a variety of games including sports and creative movement.  This program will offer lots of exercise and enjoyment for your child!  Students will meet in the gym and be provided with a snack.  Minimum of 10 students, maximum of 20 students.

  • 2:45pm-4:15pm 2nd/3rd (includes 30 minutes of aftercare from 2:45-3:15)
  • 3:15pm-4:15pm 4th-6th

Homework Club
Homework Club is an extra hour after school which offers additional support for students who benefit from a quiet, structured environment to complete homework. Do the distractions from siblings, pets, and television make it difficult for your child to get his or her work done? If so, this is the perfect club to join. Your child can bring a snack and get right to work after school, allowing him or her to truly relax and unwind when he/she gets home. Teachers will be in the room to help get kids started and answer questions as needed.  Please note this is not tutoring, but rather an opportunity for your child to have a teacher be present to guide, assist and explain homework for your student.

  • 1st grade maximum of 6 students M/T/TH
  • 2nd grade maximum of 10 students M/T/TH
  • 3rd grade maximum of 13 students M/T/TH
  • 4th grade maximum of 12 students M/T/TH
  • 5th-6th grades maximum of 12 students M/T/TH ***

*** Pro-rated price for 5th and 6th graders who are participating in Cheer or BB during Jan/Feb

Minecraft
Join Mr. Green for this opportunity where students can play Minecraft with their classmates in a fun, monitored environment while learning to problem solve, work on communication skills and work as a team. Students must bring an iPad with Minecraft already installed.  A snack will be provided. Maximum of 10 students.

  • 2:45pm-4:15pm 2nd/3rd (includes 30 minutes of aftercare from 2:45-3:15)
  • 3:15pm-4:15pm 4th-6th

STEAM
If your child loves to tinker, build, create, explore, draw and play, let his/her creativity and problem-solving skills flourish in our after-school STEAM program for K-2nd grade with Ms. Cecilia. This semester your student will explore different components of STEAM following the seasons and holidays. Maximum of 12 students.