After School Activities


Chemistry is Out of this World!

Chemistry is Out of this World!

What does chemistry have to do with exploring earth and space?  Join the Maria Mitchell Association to find out in this six week series in celebration of Maria Mitchell’s 200th Birthday and National Chemistry Week.  Make your own spectrometer to investigate light, use pencils to make oxygen, make dyes with plants and bugs, launch a rocket with citric acid and more!

 

*Students will go to the NES cafeteria directly after school.  Eat a snack, fill water bottles, & color with Nantucket Community School staff.  At 2:45 we will walk as a group to the Blue Cluster, students will be picked up at 4:00 in the front of NES.*

Six week series on Mondays 10/22-12/3.  Class does not meet on Veteran's Day, 11/12.

Meets 10/22, 10,29, 11/5, 11/19, 11/26 & 12/3

Nantucket Elementary School, Blue Cluster

Ages 7-9
Cost: $100
Materials: $40 



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Nantucket Elementary School
Blue Cluster
7yr 0mo - 9yr 11mo Botelho 10/22 - 12/3 Mo 02:45 PM - 04:00 PM $140.00 View

Cooking for Kids with Nantucket Culinary Center
Join the expert staff of Nantucket Culinary Center for an afternoon of culinary exploration.  Each class children will discover a different culinary theme.

Additional Information

Classes are held at the Nantucket Culinary Center - 22 Federal Street. Please bring your child upstairs and check them in with their instructor.  If you child has any allergies please be sure to include them with your registration information.  

Six week course on Wednesday afternoons. 

Class does not meet 10/31 or 11/14.

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Nantucket Culinary Center
Instruction Room
7yr 0mo - 11yr 11mo Margolis 10/10 - 11/28 We 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM $180.00 View

Day in the Garden

Students in grades K-5 are welcome to spend the day with Sustainable Nantucket in the Joyce N. Furman Youth Garden learning about plants, soil and healthy eating through a variety of hands on activities.

Students get dropped off at the Sustainable Garden at 32 First Way.

Students will need to bring the following:

Nut free snacks and lunch

Closed toed shoes

Water bottle

Raincoat

Cost: $50/child

Tuesday 11/6/18    Election Day   No School    9-2:30 pm

 



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32 First Way
Sustainable Nantucket Garden
5yr 0mo - 11yr 11mo TBD 11/6 - 11/6 Tu 09:00 AM - 02:30 PM $50.00 View

Extended Day 1 Day
High Quality afterschool childcare for NES students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 10/1 - 10/31 Mo We 02:30 PM - 05:15 PM $76.00 View
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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 11/1 - 11/30 Th Fr 02:30 PM - 05:15 PM $76.00 View

Extended Day 2 Day
High Quality afterschool childcare for NES students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 10/1 - 10/31 Mo We 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $152.00 View
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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 11/1 - 11/30 Th Fr 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $152.00 View

Extended Day 3 Day
High Quality afterschool childcare for NES students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 10/1 - 10/31 Mo We 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $228.00 View
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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 11/1 - 11/30 Th Fr 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $228.00 View

Extended Day 4 Day
High Quality afterschool childcare for NES students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 10/1 - 10/31 Mo We 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $304.00 View
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Campbell 11/1 - 11/30 Th Fr 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $304.00 View

Extended Day 5 Day
High Quality afterschool childcare for NES students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

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Kindergarten Cluster
Campbell 10/1 - 10/31 Mo We 02:15 PM - 05:15 PM $380.00 View
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FUNtastics Advanced

This class is designed to continue the development and progression of intermediate to advanced gymnastics skills. Usually recommended by the instructor, please let us know if you feel your child is ready for this class.

Class fills fast! If the class is full please add your name to the wait-list and we may add additional classes as needed!

Children should wear appropriate athletic clothing that will not impede their movement, such as a leotard and tights, body suit, leggings/shorts and a top that may be tucked in.  Hair should be secured off their face and jewelry removed prior to the start of class.  Please remind your child to use the bathroom shortly before the beginning of class to avoid interruptions during the program.

The Advanced class is designed to continue the development and progression of intermediate to advanced gymnastics skills. Usually recommended by the instructor, please let us know if you feel your child is ready for this class.

Classes will meet on the following dates and times

10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15

PreK  10:15 am - 11:00 am

Grades 3-5  11:15 am -12:15 pm

Grades K-2  12:30 pm -1:30 pm

Advanced  1:45 pm - 2:45 pm


 



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Gym
6 - 13 TBD 10/13 - 12/15 Sa 01:45 PM - 02:45 PM $250.00 View

Funtastics Gymnastics - PreK
Grade Range: Pre-K - Pre-K

Fun and learning are the objectives of preschool gymnastics. We strive to give your preschooler an educational environment to develop COORDINATION, BALANCE, AND A POSITIVE LEARNING ATTITUDE. These classes are where children begin to develop strong healthy exercise habits.

This class fills fast! If the class is full please add your name to the wait-list and we may add additional classes as needed!

Participants must be at least 3 years and 6 months (3.5) of age by the first day of class to enroll.  We ask that all registrants be fully potty trained and able to go to the bathroom independently.

Children should wear appropriate athletic clothing that will not impede their movement, such as a leotard and tights, body suit, leggings/shorts and a top that may be tucked in.  Hair should be secured off their face and jewelry removed prior to the start of class.  Please remind your child to use the bathroom shortly before the beginning of class to avoid interruptions during the program.

The Advanced class is designed to continue the development and progression of intermediate to advanced gymnastics skills. Usually recommended by the instructor, please let us know if you feel your child is ready for this class.

Classes will meet on the following dates and times

10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15

PreK  10:15 am - 11:00 am

Grades 3-5  11:15 am -12:15 pm

Grades K-2  12:30 pm -1:30 pm

Advanced  1:45 pm - 2:45 pm


 

 




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Children should wear appropriate athletic clothing that will not impede their movement, such as a leotard and tights, body suit, leggings/shorts and a top that may be tucked in.  Hair should be secured off their face and jewelry removed prior to the start of class.  Please remind your child to use the bathroom shortly before the beginning of class to avoid interruptions during the program.


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Gym
3yr 6mo - 5yr 0mo TBD 10/13 - 12/15 Sa 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM $190.00 View

Half Day in Garden with Sustainable Nantucket

Wednesday, October 24th 12:15-3:30pm

Students in grades K-5 are welcome to spend the afternoon in the garden learning about plants, soil and healthy eating through a variety of hands-on activities.

Students will meet at the end of the school day in the NES cafeteria and walk to the garden for an afternoon of garden and craft activities.

Students can be picked up by parents and families in the Joyce N. Furman
Youth Garden at 3:30.

Price: $30, pre-registration is required.



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32 First Way
Sustainable Nantucket Garden
5yr 0mo - 11yr 11mo TBD 10/24 - 10/24 We 12:15 PM - 03:30 PM $30.00 View

Irish Step - Beginner 1
Grade Range: Pre-K - 5

 Come & learn traditional Irish Step Dancing! 

Instructor Meghan Corcoran began Irish dancing when she was four years old. She studied with The O'Shea Chaplin Academy of Irish Dance in Boston. After the first day of learning "point and point," she was hooked. She danced competitively for almost 18 years, both Solo and Ceili, and competed at the World Championships of Irish Step Dancing in Ireland and Scotland. 

Come learn a reel and a jig!  No step shoes required.

 

No class 10/31 or 11/21.



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Cyrus Peirce Middle School
Dance Studio
3yr 6mo - 7yr 11mo Corcoran 9/19 - 12/19 We 04:00 PM - 04:45 PM $180.00 View
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Cyrus Peirce Middle School
Dance Studio
8 - 18 Corcoran 9/19 - 12/19 We 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM $200.00 View

Irish Step Beginner 2

 Come & learn traditional Irish Step Dancing! 

Instructor Meghan Corcoran began Irish dancing when she was four years old. She studied with The O'Shea Chaplin Academy of Irish Dance in Boston. After the first day of learning "point and point," she was hooked. She danced competitively for almost 18 years, both Solo and Ceili, and competed at the World Championships of Irish Step Dancing in Ireland and Scotland. 

Come learn a reel and a jig!  

This class is for dancers who have completed level 1 and at the recommendation of the instructor. 




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Dance Studio
4yr 0mo - 7yr 11mo Corcoran 9/20 - 12/20 Th 04:00 PM - 04:45 PM $180.00 View
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Dance Studio
8 - 18 Corcoran 9/20 - 12/20 Th 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM $200.00 View

Nantucket's Land, Seas & Skies

Nantucket’s Land, Seas & Skies

Join the Maria Mitchell Association for a six-week after school nature series.  During this class you will learn about turtles, sharks, plants, rocks, birds and insects.  Each week will include an interactive lesson, story time, and a craft or game.  Some weeks include live animals too!

Six week series on Thursdays 10/4-11/8
2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Ages: 5-6

Cost: $90
Materials $30 ($5/session)



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Nantucket Intermediate School
3rd Grade Cluster
5yr 0mo - 6yr 11mo Botelho 10/4 - 11/8 Th 02:45 PM - 04:00 PM $120.00 View

Pumpkin Carving

OCTOBER 24, 2018 - EARLY RELEASE DAY

 

Come spend an afternoon pumpkin carving with Natalie!  Pumpkins and carving kits will be provided.  Every student gets to leave with their own carved pumpkin.  Please bring your lunch, students will eat before carving.

WHEN:  Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 12:15-2:30pm

WHERE:  Nantucket Elementary School, A-2 classroom

WHO: Ages 8-11 years old



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Nantucket Elementary School
Red Cluster
8yr 0mo - 11yr 11mo Gonzalez 10/24 - 10/24 We 12:15 PM - 02:30 PM $30.00 View