Programs

Afterschool Enrichment Programs

All programs begin the week of November 26. All times are 3:30-4:30 p.m. unless noted.

All participants will be picked up from Café Dolphin.

Current Programs

Click on the program title below for a complete program description.

List of 11 items.

  • Ceramics

    Young artists will envelop themselves in the world of clay while learning the techniques and tools commonly used in ceramics. Students will create imaginative works using a variety of methods including hand building, modeling, hollowing, extrusion, and slab building, wheel throwing, press molding, slip casting, and glazing.

    Dates: January 10, 17, 24, 31 February 7, 14, 21, and 28
    Times: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Grades: 3 - 8
    Director: Mr. Jeff Warden, jeffwarden@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $150 (Supplies included)
  • Innovation Creations

    Have you ever wanted to utilize the Innovation Lab to create the projects stemming from your imagination? If so, join this brand new program as Mrs. Sara Pierce provides an opportunity to develop various projects using the materials found throughout the Innovation Lab here at CHC. Build boats using Legos designed to hold pennies on water, design bridges with K’nex to withstand the weight of textbooks, use the building blocks to create houses and other amazing structures, and even design courses for robot races. This program is sure to spark the curiosities and imagination in your students; Sign up today and join the action before space runs out!

    Dates: January 10, 17, 24, 31 February 7, 14, 21, and 28
    Times: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Grades: PreKindergarten - Grade 2
    Director: Mrs. Sara Pierce, sarapierce@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $135
  • Let's Write! - Creative Writing for Middle School Students

    If you love to write stories or poetry, join our weekly group for creative writing activities and challenges. Middle School writers will explore various prompts - fiction, description, opinion, and photo - and experiment with different styles of writing. During our last session, participants will be encouraged to display their best creative writing on the Middle School hallway bulletin board. Additionally, students will select pieces to share with the Cape Henry Community through a digital link in the Dolphin Digest. Composition books and folders will be provided - bring your favorite pens or pencils to unleash your creative side. 

    Dates: January 10, 17, 24, 31 February 7, 14, 21, and 28
    Times: 3:30 – 4:30pm
    Grades: 6 - 8
    Director: Mrs. Leigh Anne Clay, Leighanneclay@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $135
  • Lower School Chess

    Join one of CHC’s most popular afterschool programs as Mr. V offers another round of “the game of Kings.” Around for centuries, chess teaches critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as mathematical and logical reasoning. Beginners and experts alike will learn how each piece moves along with game strategies, tactics, castling, en passant, promotions, and much more. Get ready to take on your classmate in a friendly game of chess while getting ready for the highly anticipated class tournament.

    Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12, 19, and 26
    Times: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Grades: Kindergarten - Grade 5
    Director: Mr. August Vander Werff, augustvanderwerff@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $135
  • Message In Motion: Hip Hop Dance

    Our most popular class!! Students will learn hip-hop dance technique including break dancing, footwork, and floorwork, freezes, as well as iconic hip-hop movements including the moonwalk, the cabbage patch, the kid in play, the snake, and more! Students collaborate and learn funky routines to some of the best beats around, and let their inner star shine through breakdance battles and more. Additional emphasis on style, contemporary choreography, movement vocabulary, beginner strengthening and conditioning, rhythm, personal expression, and having fun! The class culminates with a special performance for parents on the last day of the session where students will showcase learned routines as well as other material learned throughout the session, and be presented with a certificate. Don't miss out on this unique, super fun class!

    Dates: January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 13, 20, and 27
    Times: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Grades: PreKindergarten - Grade 2
    Director: Brittani Rudi from Message in Motion, messageinmotion@gmail.com
    Tuition: $125
  • Pinterest Creations

    Boys and girls, do you want to make all the projects you have ever dreamed up? Do you love to design your own shirts or make picture frames out of reclaimed materials? What about creating your own catapult out of popsicle sticks? The sky's the limit in this camp full of crafty creations. Using Pinterest as our inspiration, we will spend the Winter creating, cutting, and gluing, as well as bringing our creative imaginations to life. Don't miss out; join Ms. Elliott in this inspired program today!

    Dates: January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, and March 1
    Time: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Ages: Grades 2 - 6
    Director: Ms. Andrea Elliott, andreaelliott@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $135
  • Play-Well: STEM Fundamentals using LEGO®

    Gear up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Houseboats, Mini Golf Courses, Forklifts, and the London Tower Bridge. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course and returning students will be challenged with new projects not seen in our fall curriculum! Sign up today before space runs out!

    Dates: January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, and March 1
    Time: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Ages: Kindergarten - Grade 3
    Director: Mr. Ian Phillips, ian@play-well.org
    Tuition: $160 (All supplies included)
  • Rock-It Science: Supercool Winter Labs

    Science is super cool, but even more so in the winter months! We will find out how penguins stay dry, mix up some fake snow, go ice fishing, and much more! So put on your winter gear and get ready to stay warm inside as we explore Supercool Winter Labs! Sign Up Today!

    Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12, 19, and 26
    Times: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Grades: Prekindergarten - Grade 2
    Director: Mrs. Tammy Kauffman, bubblesbugsbutterflies@gmail.com
    Tuition: $135
  • Soccer Shots

    The pros from Soccer Shots return to Cape Henry after a fantastic fall session. This uniquely designed program introduces children to soccer in a fun, safe, and controlled environment. Students will learn basic soccer skills, participate in fun games, enjoy healthy competition, and get much-needed exercise. Soccer Shots emphasizes character-forming lessons such as fair play, individual concentration, cooperation, and encouragement. Sign up early! PLEASE NOTE: This is an outdoor program.

    Dates: January 7, 14, 28, February 4, 11, and 25
    Times: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Grades: Group I: Prekindergarten, Kindergarten, and Transition, Group II: Grades 1 and 2
    Director: Mrs. Laura Bowers, lkoontz@soccershots.org
    Tuition: $115
  • Sylvan STEM: ROBOTS, PHYSICS, SPACE, OH MY!

    Are you excited to learn and build? During this class, we will complete different LEGO robotics builds that help us learn about the world around us, robots, and space! Bring robots to life that specialize in forces and motion like driving, cranking, walking, spinning, wobbling, flexing and more! We use iPads and the LEGO WeDo 2.0 program to create an immersive hands-on experience for students! This class is interactive so get ready to bring science to life with LEGO robotics!

    Dates: January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 13, 20, and 27
    Grades: 1 - 6
    Time: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Director: Sylvan Learning, director@sylvanchesapeake.com
    Tuition: $125
  • Winter Sports Blast

    Back by popular demand, Mr. V offers one of the most popular afterschool programs this winter season. Get ready for football playoffs with exciting flag football action. Warm up your arm for those upcoming snowball fights with a few rounds of dodgeball. Zero in on an all-time favorite as you hit the diamond for some kickball. Frost and snow might be around the corner, but the action is heating up outside. Don’t miss out on a great chance to play some of the games you love as you return from Winter Break. Sign up now! PLEASE NOTE: This is an outdoor program.

    Dates: January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, and March 1
    Times: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Grades: 1 - 5
    Director: Mr. August Vander Werff, augustvanderwerff@capehenry.org
    Tuition: $135

Contact

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  • Mr. Tyler Faubert 09

    Assistant Athletic Director; Director of Auxiliary Programs; Coach
    (757) 963-8241

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