Chandler is committed to ensuring after school enrichment opportunities

for students in 2017-2018, provided in four sessions, as follows:

Session 1: 9/5-10/20 
Session 2: 10/23-12/15 
Session 3: 1/8-3/23
Session 4: 4/3-6/1 

**Please note the number of lessons offered during each session will depend on the class, and classes may vary during each session based on enrollment and interest from families. Some classes may not be offered for all grade levels. Please be sure to check the details below.


SESSION 1: Beginning 9/5-10/20

Below is a list of classes that will be offered in Session 1.  Additional details and enrollment information will be made available during the first week of school.



Spanish Enrichment: Elevate your Spanish by Kallpachay  (Spanish Immersion enrichment class)

1 Hr.  2:23-3:30 (includes snack time)  |  Grades: K-2   | $120 (10 weeks 1/8-3/23 )

Spanish immersion program with a dynamic and progressive approach that places high emphasis on oral fluency. Fun experiences learning Spanish in a dynamic immersion style. Sign up and learn with games, colorful songs, and creative crafts! Students will work on their Spanish in comfort and ease, because they are engaged in hands-on, developmentally diverse activities that are FUN!  Class size is limited. Here is the link to register: CLICK HERE .

AnimalArt by E3

1 hr.  |  Grades:1-5  | $132  Jan 8 - Mar 12 (No class 1/15, 2/19) (3-4 pm, 1st graders will be supervised from dismissal until class time; call E3 for details)

This art class introduces students to some of the world's greatest artists as we showcase their styles, techniques, and the variety of mediums they used.  They will learn how to draw a horse like Stubbs, crease a camouflaged animal collage in the style of Rousseau and make a sculpture like Picasso's goat!



ART ClassDrawing  by Amy Balikyan

1 Hr.  1:30 to 2:30 pm |  Grades:Any   | $100 for Weeks of Jan 9- Feb 23 

Students will learn how to draw just about anything including still life, animals, places, people, as well as things from their imagination.  Enrollment is limited so return your application early. See flyer for enrollment details.  Contact teacher Amy Balikyan for more information 


1 Hr.  1:30 to 2:30 pm | Grades:Any | $
Dance teaches children to improve strength and flexibility, recognize movement progressions, learn stage direction, improve memorization skills, develop choreograpy patterns, enhance confidence & self-image.  Class includes dance movement & hip hop by a dynamic certified dance instructor with a showcase on the last day.  Prizes are awarded to all students.  Exclusive Sky High Dance Shirt. Enroll online at www.skyhighdanceinc.com .  For more information email info@skyhighdanceinc.com. 

Baseball by E3

1 hr. | Grades:1-5 | $165 for Jan 9- Mar 13 (2-3 pm, 1st graders will be supervised from dismissal until class time; call E3 for details)

Children will play baseball themes games in a pressure-free atmosphere that stress basic fundamental techniques as well as good sportsmanship.



Armenian Language Class

1 hr. | Grades:K-2 |  (2:30-3:30 pm) $180 for 11 weeks (1/10,1/17,1/24,1/31,2/7,2/14,2/21,2/28,3/7,3/14,3/21

ALL NEW Armenian language class at Chandler! Learn how to read and write in Armenian! For more info call 818-395-7370 or email atergevorgyan1991@gmail.com.  See Flyer.


Karate by Karate 4 Kids USA

1 Hr.  2:30 to 3:30 pm | Grades:Any |  Jan 10-March 21 (session cost $120) ; April 4 - March 30 (session cost $100)   (additional fee for uniform (optional) $60)

[Sign up for 2 sessions and get FREE uniform. Sign up for 3 sessions and get FREE uniform and testing for new belt]
Karate 4 Kids USA is Los Angeles’ Model After School Karate program with over 15 years experience teaching children. Using a unique blend of goal setting, self-esteem, respect, and discipline , the highly-trained and qualified K4K USA staff teach Martial Arts to students in a fun, safe, and non-competitive environment. All necessary equipment is provided. For more information visit http://www.karate4kidsusa.com or email karate4kidsusa@gmail.com. To enroll see flyer

Music Class: Guitar or Piano by Gift of Music Foundation [DOES NOT START UNTIL JAN. 31st]
20-30 Min. (Times vary & will be assigned) | Grades:1-5 | $200 1/31 - 5/23 (no class spring break, recital 5/30) 

Private/Semi-Private music lessons from professional musicians at an amazing value! Students will receive 20-30 minute lessons, plus a recital. Lesson time slots are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis between 2:30 and 5:30 pm. Earlier slots may be reserved for younger students. Students in the same grade and ability level may be placed in a group of 2 or 3 depending on enrollment. Parents are responsible for making sure their child arrives on time unless other arrangements are made with an after-school program to escort them. The program will provide a keyboard or guitar for use during lessons, although Guitar students are encouraged to bring their own instrument if they have one. Please call 818-298-1481 with any questions or see the flyer.


1 hr. | Grades:1-5 | $165 for Jan 10- March 14 (3-4 pm, 1st graders will be supervised from dismissal until class time; call E3 for details)

This creative class encompasses the design process using critical and abstract thinking.  Students will learn the history of innovative and young designers.  They will be designing everything from every day objections, fashion wear, books, and their very own dream house - inside and out! The focus is on engineering and applying mathematical skills to the foundation of building.


Tennis by TGA
1 Hr.  2:30-3:30 pm |  Grades:TK-5   |  $198 for 11 weeks (Jan 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15, 22 (Online registration required!)
Come serve it up with TGA Premier Youth Tennis at Chandler Learning Academy! TGA has partnered with the United States Tennis Association to create a fun and innovative tennis program for your child that takes place after school on the playground. TGA’s 5 level elementary school curriculum includes games, drills and physical fitness activities that improve motor skills, agility and hand-eye coordination. Every TGA class also focuses on academic concepts developed by educational experts, including STEM experiments, and the rules and etiquette of the game. The highly skilled TGA instructors provide all of the equipment and training materials. Our goal is to not only develop our student’s tennis skills, but to give children the building blocks for future achievement on the tennis court and in life. Chandler Learning Academy students that participated in a previous TGA Tennis class and received a yellow or orange level wrist band will move on to the next skill level throughout the session.  Includes hat and handbook for new students. For more information see the flyer or enroll at  www.PlayTGA.com/sfvtennis  
Cooking: Tropical Cuisine by LiftEnrichment (Max. Enrollment 14)

1Hr.  2:30-3:30 pm| Grades:K-5th | $187 (1/11, 1/28, 1/25, 2/1 2/15, 2/22, 3/1 [early dissmisal class from 12:45-1:45], 3/8  (NO CLASS 2/8) [price includes ingredients and Kid Restaurant for parents!] 

In this fun, interactive cooking class, kids will learn to make delicious recipes from Caribbean islands. Students will chop vegetables and turn raw ingredients into delicious dishes, while learning about history, science, culture and nutrition. This session, our Chef Teachers will take kids on a culinary journey through fan-favorites and new twists on classics. Check out our menu below. Includes a Kid Restaurant for parents on the last day! See the flyer or register online at www.LIFTenrichment.com.


1 hr. | Grades:1-5 | $165 Jan 11- March 15  (3-4 pm, 1st graders will be supervised from dismissal until class time; call E3 for details)

This class will teach students how cartoons are made by hand through drawing techniques and character design to develop their favorite Pokemon characters.  


Chess with SkyHigh
1 Hr. 2:30 to 3:30 pm | Grades:Any | $118 (8 weeks 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2)
Promotes the merits of chess among children using stories, dances, and catchy songs to make chess exciting and easy to understand.  Teachers chess, but also prepares students for life by enhancing their though process. Class includes 7 weeks of chess instruction, tournament for all participants, exclusive academic chess book, prizes for all students. Enroll online at http://academicchess.com/. For more information email losangeles@academicchess.net or see flyer.

ART Class -  Fine Arts by Amy Balikyan
1 Hr.  |  Grades:Any   |$100 for Weeks of Jan 9- Feb 23 (no class 1/19, will meet 1/18)

Students will explore and develop their artistic skills and will be introduced to the basic elements of art: line, shape, texture, color, and perspective.  Materials used will include: paints, brushes, oil pastels, and markers.  Exciting and different projects each week will help students enhance their creativity and artistic techniques.  Enrollment is limited so return your application early.  See flyer for enrollment details. Contact teacher Amy Balikyan for more information.


E3 After-School Care & Enrichment

 E3 Enrichment Operates 5 days a week throughout the school year providing after-care from dismissal until 6 pm.  
Grades 1-5:
E3 Enrichment provides a fee-based after school program that inspires students to discover their highest potential. E3's purpose is is to create an atmosphere where children can explore in a safe and nurturing environment while offering creative, meaningful and exciting experiences in the areas of fine art, music, drama, science and physical education.

E3's After School Program is comprised of 3 components designed to provide students the opportunity to participate in:

            - “Signature 1-hour classses” (A variety of enrichment classes)

            - “Think Tank” (A study / homework hour)

            - “It’s a Wrap!” (Finish homework, enrichment projects and/or participate in supervised indoor/outdoor activities).

Parents can choose how many days a week they wish to participate and can select specific Signature Classes or full care. 
Kindergarten Enrichment (KE) for TK & Kinder:

Our Program is comprised of signature monthly themes and activities resulting in creative investigation and discovery. Kindergartners explore the worlds of science, history, art, and music by becoming scientists, geographers, artists and musicians. Children will perform experiments, paint like the masters, and are introduced to a variety of musical instruments. Click here to view monthly themes and events throughout the school year.

Upon enrolling, an annual non-refundable registration fee is required. Please contact our office regarding free/reduced lunch scholarships.

For enrollment forms and more information, please log onto: www.enrichmentkids.com, You may also call 818-989-7509, or email: info@enrichmentkids.com A discount is available for free and reduced-lunch eligible families.

Mid-Valley Y.M.C.A. After-School Program at Chandler

The YMCA provides a fee based after-school programs for working parents and a safe haven for their children outside regular school hours. YMCA provides a staff-to-child ratio of 1:14 and year-round care by instructors who specialize in education and child development.

The YMCA's curriculum includes homework time and play time. YMCA's thoughtful curriculum includes homework time, fun enrichment classes and the chance to work with community organizations. Your child’s safety is the YMCA's priority, so they also require a majority of their childcare staff to be certified in CPR, first aid and water safety. Every member of their team undergoes a thorough background check prior to employment. As YMCA recognizes the importance of quality care for kids, financial assistance is available to qualifying families. 

Protection, support, peace-of-mind.

> Conveniently located site at Chandler

> After-school care until 6:00 pm

 Financial assistance is available for families who are unable to afford child care fees.

View and Register for open classes at http://www.ymcala.org/mid-valley/classes/school-age-child-care

YMCA Enrollment Forms 

 L.A.U.S.D. Beyond the Bell Youth Development Program (YDP) and Youth Services Program (YS)

The Beyond the Bell (BTB) program provides two after school options at Chandler.  The Youth Development Program for students grades 1-5 and Youth Services Program for student (2-5).  Both programs are provided free-of-charge to participants.   


Youth Services is a permissive program where participants arrive and leave at their own discretion.  The program operates from the time of school dismissal until the posted closing time to better meet the recreational and supervision needs of children, as well as those of working parents. Additionally, expanded program hours may be provided on minimum and shortened days to provide safe and supervised activities. Parents must sign an agreement with the Youth Services Program prior to their child being eligible to participate. 

The Youth Development Program requires that students be signed in and out.  Each rotation is led by a District trained staff member who is known as coach. Rotations operate on a ratio of 20:1. The Site Coordinator at every school interacts with parents on a daily basis and often times serves as that personal bridge from the school day to the parent. YDP operates from school dismissal until six Monday through Friday. YDP features the following three major components on a daily basis: Academic Enrichment, Homework Support, Recreation, and Read-A-Loud.  Snack is provided. 

For more information contact Youth Services YDP UNIT - 818.587.4300

Forms are also available in the main office.