After School Activities
Carden Academy offers a wide variety of optional after-school enrichment classes and activities. The cost and grade level availability varies for each activity. All classes take place on site at school.
After School Hoops by Rebound Academy (K-5): This class is a weekday afternoon basketball program for aspiring young players. The instructional sessions combine fundamental skills instruction with organized team competition. Developing players benefit by improving their individual skills such as passing, dribbling, shooting, rebounding, and defending while, learning how to work within the framework of a team. Boys and girls of all skill levels are encouraged to join.
Carden Chess by Chess Scholars: Let your child be part of an exciting and successful chess academy. Each class will consist of a fun, interactive teaching period and guided practice time. Both beginner and experienced participants are welcome and will get to the next level under the guidance of an experienced Chess Scholars coach.
Coding by Code for Fun: Elementary computer science comes to life through hands on tasks, real world projects and relevant technology that engages students. Through project based activities, students’ skills are enhanced across science, engineering, technology and coding.
Golf by David Sin Golf: Under the watchful eye of our Titleist instructor, this experience can be enjoyed indoors or outdoors, regardless of skill level. Low teacher- student ratio results in high quality instruction with more attention for each student.
Guitar by Afterschool Guitar Stars: Guitar Stars teaches the fundamentals of guitar to beginners as well as continuing students in grades 1-8. The students learn to play exercises and songs that help them progress and have fun. Continuing students learn to play chords and improvise with the group.
Learn simplified Chinese in our creative Mandarin after school program. Acquire practice communication skills. Develop competence, confidence and much more.
Carden Chorus: Our resident music teacher leads the school chorus through numerous musical genres including gospel, show tunes, and contemporary music. Students learn vocal instruction, breathing techniques, and overall performing arts training. The Chorus performs throughout the year at several Carden events including school assemblies and Christmas in the Park.
Science and Engineering
After School Science: Science leaders of tomorrow are guided through a series of hands-on classes that incorporate creative problem-solving challenges. Materials are provided.
Soccer by Soccer Shots: This is an acclaimed national non-competitive soccer program. The objective is to introduce your student to soccer, the world’s most popular sport. In addition to learning soccer basics, your student will be led in the development of motor skills, team play fundamentals, and good sportsmanship.
Tae Kwon Do
Fong Family Martial Arts: Founded by Grand Master Ed Fong, who has over 50 years of martial arts experience and advanced black belt degrees, Fong Family Martial Arts provides training in the disciplines of Korean Tae Kwon Do, Chinese Kung Fu, Korean Hapkido, and Filipino Eskrima. At Carden, the program is under the direction of Master Anatole Roussere, who has over 30 years of martial arts training. Students and parents are all welcome to enroll!