After School Activities for Intermediate Years (3rd-5th)

 September 11 to november 9

Cross Country

Grade: Kindergarten - 8th grade

Number of students: 5 minimum, 25 maximum

Trimester/Dates: Fall, 9/11-11/9

Day & Time: Monday 3:45-4:45 PM

Room: MS Field & Forest

Teacher: Ms. Molly

Registration Cost: $175

Description: Enjoy the great outdoors while building the strength and endurance to become a great runner! Run through our campus woods, play exciting games that will give you a good cardio workout, and compete in Sunday league meets at Woodland Park with many other runners your age. Wear your best running shoes because you are going to get a workout!

Game Development

Grade: 3rd-5th grade

Number of students: 8 minimum, 16 maximum

Trimester/Dates: Fall, 9/11-11/9

Day & Time: Monday 3:45-4:45 PM

Room: TBA

Teacher: Coding with Kids

Registration Cost: $240

Description: Do you play games and wonder how they are created? Would you like to build your own computer programs? Come learn how at the Coding with Kids Academy! In this fun after-school class, you will be introduced to the core concepts of computer programming, including loops, conditionals and variables. Using the Scratch development environment, you will learn how to create your own programs, such as simple games, animations, and interactive stories. With new projects each session, you will be able to express your creativity and advance as a coder! Our progressive curriculum will allow you to move to the next level after just 1-2 sessions.

STEEL MAGIC NORTHWEST

Grade: 5th & 6th grade

Trimester/Dates: Fall, 9/11-11/9

Day & Time: Monday & Wednesday 4:15-5:15 PM

Room: Edmonds Adventist Church 8625 196th St SW, Edmonds

Teacher(s): Steel Magic Northwest

Description: Steel Magic Northwest exists to teach music, teamwork, leadership, and other important life skills, and to build community in the context of the modern steel orchestra. This group meets off campus at the Edmond Adventist Church. Mrs. Stein will provide transportation to the venue, but parents will need to pick their children up from the church. You can register at http://www.steelmagicnorthwest.org/.

Fundamental Acting

Grade: 2nd-5th grade

Number of students: 

Trimester/Dates: Fall, 9/11-11/9

Day & Time: Tuesday 3:45-4:45PM

Room: PAC

Teacher: Village Theatre KIDSTAGE

Registration Cost: $215

Description: Fundamental Acting provides introductory exploration classes with exercises and activities that teach terminology and theatre skills in every class. Students also learn valuable life skills such as teamwork, creativity, collaboration, imagination, public speaking, problem solving, and personal responsibility. VillageTheatre’s acting classes are process-oriented and focus on the theatre skills students need to grow as actors.

FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Robotics

Grade: 4th – 8th

Number of students: 10 maximum/team

Trimester/Dates: Fall - Winter, 9/11-January

Day & Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:45-5:45 PM

Room:  TBA

Coach:  Ann Wright

Registration Cost: $400 + 20% ($80) = $480

Description: FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Robotics is coming to Soundview! Join former Soundview parent and experienced FLL coach Ann Wright for the 2017-18 season (September – January).  FLL involves designing, building, programming, and testing autonomous LEGO® EV3® robots (that means no remote controls!) to complete missions during a 2½-minute game on a 4’ x 8’ thematic playing field.  FLL gets kids excited about science and technology, and helps them learn to solve complex tasks in unique and creative ways.  The season culminates in regional tournaments in December/January during which teams meet to share their knowledge, compare ideas, display their robots, and root each other on!  Come join the fun! (Parent participation welcome but not required!)

Sports Spectacular

Grade: 3rd-5th grade

Number of students: minimum 8, maximum 30

Trimester/Dates: Fall, 9/11-11/9

Day & Time: Wednesday 3:45-4:45PM

Room: MS Field & MPR

Teacher: Overtime Athletics

Registration Cost: $120

Description: Let’s Play! Save the best for last by finishing up the school day with Sports Spectacular, a variety athletic program that features different sports throughout the session. Participants will practice skills and play games in both traditional sports and playground favorites. The Sports Spectacular Variety Program features the best “to-do” list ever – Basketball, Soccer, Flag Football, Kickball, Capture the Flag, Wiffle Ball, Bump and Bite, Knights and Dragons, Numbers Game, Tag Games, Safe Base and MORE! OTA covers all the bases with our emphasis on playing, teamwork, sportsmanship, and fitness. Don’t miss out on the fun!

HappyFeet

Grade: 3rd-5th grade

Number of students: 10 minimum

Trimester/Dates: Fall, 9/11-11/9

Day & Time: Thursday 3:45-4:45PM

Room: MS Field & MPR

Teacher: HappyFeet Seattle

Registration Cost: $180

Description: HappyFeet offers soccer instruction with a focus on individual skills and team building. Students will hone their individual creativity and self expression, embrace new challenges, and learn to manage intelligent risk as they become skilled soccer players.

Beginning Strings

Grade: 1st - 8th grade

Number of students: 3 minimum, 12 maximum

Trimester/Dates: Fall 9/16-11/4 (no class 11/14 or 11/28)

Time: 3:30-4:00 PM Friday

Room: Music Room

Teacher(s): Mrs. Higgins

Supplies/Additional costs: none

Registration Cost: $36

Students need: Students need to purchase their own copy of Essential Elements 2000 in the edition for their instrument (violin or cello) and provide their own instrument. All other music materials are provided.

Description: The Beginning Strings class provides the opportunity to learn the basic skills for playing the violin or the cello. Our lessons will focus on the individual needs of each student for learning good sound production, note reading facility, and equipment care. Beginning Strings students have fun making music while learning from an encouraging and patient instructor. Once a strong foundation of basic skills is developed (as determined by the instructor), students may advance to the Soundview Community Youth Orchestra where a move to viola or bass is an option.

Youth Orchestra

Grade: 2nd - 8th grade  

Number of students: 3 minimum, 18 maximum

Trimester/Dates: All year 9/16-6/2

(no class on 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 12/23, 12/30, 2/24, 3/17, 3/31, and 4/7)

Time: 4:15-5:30 PM Friday

Room: Music Room & PAC

Teacher(s): Mrs. Higgins

Supplies/Additional costs: none

Registration Cost: $180 per trimester or $400 for the year

Students need: Students need to purchase their own copy of Essential Elements 2000 in the edition for their instrument. All other music materials provided. Student to provide own instrument.

Description: The Soundview Community Youth Orchestra is the place to build skills and create musical art on violin, viola, cello, and double bass. Our rehearsals develop playing technique, teach ensemble music making, and challenge the students with practice in sight reading. Orchestra requires one year of experience with a violin or cello. Advanced Orchestra students will have the opportunity to learn more challenging material, take on solos, and perform as a small group. This will be a breakout group from Youth Orchestra.