Cedar Wood Elementary PTA helps to organize several after school enrichment programs for our students. They are offered on a first come, first served basis and are divided into two groups by coordinators. Please take a look at the below information for more details.
PLEASE NOTE: These are private programs organized by our PTA. Sign ups and payments are done directly through each company providing the activity. The school or PTA cannot sign you up or take payments.
Foreign Language for Youth (FLY) •
Foreign Language for Youth (FLY) is offering Spanish and Mandarin classes at Cedar Wood Elementary beginning the week of October 15th ending in the Spring of 2019. FLY’s curriculum exposes students to over 1,000 vocabulary words and 70 dialogue segments in the first year. Our uniquely tailored advanced curriculum challenge returning students in reading, writing, speaking and drama.
Art Wizards •
Art Wizards will fall into the new series of classes starting January 9th.
Learn to use different mediums such as chalk and oil pastels, watercolors, pencils and markers. New students are welcome and we will have new projects for our returning students.
Robot U •
Lego Jr Robotics •
In this series of classes, brought to you by Cedar Wood PTA and Robot U, students will use LEGO Education’s WeDo robotics system for budding engineers to learn engineering and programming concepts through several fun and easy builds.
Lego Mindstorm Robotics •
Students partner up to build and program LEGO MINDSTORMS robots each week to learn and experiment with. Learning new concepts in engineering and programming by using the sets various sensors, motors, parts and LEGO Education’s graphical programming language. There will be many fun challenges that need creative solutions.
Chess Club • WAIT LIST ONLY
Improve your problem-solving skills, your memory, think and plan ahead. Learn chess tactics, solve chess puzzles, play competitive and just-for-fun games! Workbooks and teaching materials are provided, just come ready to learn!
Bricks for Kidz •
Wheels in Motion
Monday afternoons, 8 weeks beginning January 7
3:35 to 4:35 in Portable 12 • $90
Session Dates are as follows:
Jan. 7, 14, Feb. 4, 11, 25, Mar. 4, 11, 18
(NO CLASS Jan. 21, 28 or Feb 18)
This is a hands-on class using LEGO® bricks to design and build educational models, including motorized machines!
• Problem solving and critical thinking skills are developed
• Promotes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
• Math and Science are explored through hands-on projects
• Creativity and self-confidence are encouraged
• Architecture and Engineering concepts are explored.
If you have questions regarding any of these programs please send an email to the Before/After School Coordinator. If you have suggestions or feedback on a class we’d love to hear from you as well.
Disclaimer: Everett Public Schools has neither reviewed nor approved the program, personnel, activities or organizations announced in this flier. The participants agree to protect, indemnify, and hold harmless the district, its elected and appointed officials, employees, agents, staff and volunteers, from any and all claims, liabilities, damages, expenses, or rights of action, directly or indirectly attributed to the activities. Permission to distribute this flier should not be considered a recommendation of the program by the school district. This is not a school district sponsored activity.