Extracurricular Activities

West Side Montessori is pleased to offer several options for extracurriculars. These classes are offered after school and are taught by West Side Montessori staff and outside instructors. Instructors set their own fee, class size, age range, and program content.  WSM adds a nominal fee to each class.

Sessions range from four to six weeks long.

Perrysburg Sessions 3&4 Tables

Toledo Session 3 Table

Toledo Session 4 Table

Session 3 Monthly Calendar Views for Perrysburg and Toledo

Session 3

The third session of extracurricular classes will run for six weeks, beginning February 10.

Registration for Session 3 opens Tuesday, January 21, at noon, and continues through noon on Friday, January 31.

Late registration ($10 late fee) begins Tuesday, January 28. The registration window closes Friday, January 31 at noon. No registrations will be accepted after January 31. 

Online registration and payment for students can be found on your parent portal account. The forms will be available through your family's account, allowing you to sign up electronically and then pay using your Discover, Mastercard, or Visa credit card or by e-check. The online registration allows for only one registration per student. You will not be able to add or change classes online once you register.

If you have questions about any of the classes offered or about registering, please contact Kathy Berry at a2JlcnJ5QG1vbnRlc3Nvcml0b2xlZG8ub3Jn or (419) 866-1931.

A complete list of activities offered to WSM students for Session 3 can be found below.

Title Location Fee

Perrysburg Campus

Little House and Children's House

Soccer Shots Indoors (LH) Great Room $93.00
Mondays from 3:30 to 4:15* p.m. Soccer Shots is an introductory soccer enrichment program. More Less

The focus is on skills and fun.  No special gear is necessary for this program. 

Coach Nick Weiner is Co-Owner of Soccer Shots Toledo and a former Division I soccer player.  He was on the St. Francis High School and Cleveland State University soccer teams. 

Soccer Shots for Little House (2 yrs+) will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Great Room.   

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 7 

Class Dates: Mondays - February 10, 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23 (No class Feb. 17)

Cost:  $93 total per student



Soccer Shots Indoors (CH) Great Room $93.00
Mondays from 4:00-4:30 p.m. Soccer Shots is an introductory soccer enrichment program. More Less

The focus is on skills and fun.  No special gear is necessary for this program. 

Coach Nick Weiner is co-owner of Soccer Shots Toledo and a former Division I soccer player.  He was on the St. Francis High School and Cleveland State University soccer teams. Melissa Borragina will be returning as an assistant coach.

Soccer Shots for Children’s House will be held on Mondays from 4:00-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Great Room. (Note start time) 

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 12 

Class Dates: Mondays - February 10, 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23 (No class Feb. 17)

Cost:  $93 total per student


Red Ball Tennis (CH) Great Room $108.00
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Children will be exposed to skills that develop athleticism such as hand-eye coordination and movement.   More Less

We will also be stressing the importance of practicing with respect and effort.  *All tennis equipment will be provided by the instructor.

Coach Phill Urrutia is a USPTA certified tennis professional who is the Director of Youth Progression at Shadow Valley Tennis and Fitness.  He is also assistant tennis coach at St. John's Jesuit and is returning for his 3rd year offering Red Ball tennis at West Side.  He will be joined by his assistant, Coach Carl Simna.

Red Ball Tennis for Children’s House will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30- 4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Great Room.

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 12

Class Dates: Tuesdays - February 11, 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17

Cost:  $108 total per student

Extra-Special Art (CH) - FULL - CLOSED Sapphire Room $90.00
Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. Children will work with different mediums on art projects that may reflect the season or an upcoming holiday. More Less

This will not be “cookie-cutter” art - individuality and creativity will be encouraged!  These projects will differ from typical classroom activities.  

Jane Stiles is a trained Montessori teacher for 3-6 year-olds.  She has worked at West Side for over 30 years. In that time, she has enjoyed guiding children through many diverse and creative art projects.    

Extra-Special Art for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Sapphire Room. 

Class Size: Min. 4 / Max. 6 

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $90 total per student


Creative Movement Dance (CH) - CANCELED Great Room $73.00
Thursdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. This class focuses on creative movement and dance expression using song, rhythm, and games. More Less

Children will build spatial awareness in a fun environment.

Margie Zak is a dance teacher at The Dance Factory in Perrysburg and an Early Education major at Owens Community College.

Creative Movement Dance for Children’s House will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Great Room. 

Class Size: Min. 4 / Max. 10 

Class Dates:  Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $73 total per student


Toledo Campus

Little House

Soccer Shots Indoors (LH) - FULL - CLOSED Gym $93.00
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Soccer Shots is an introductory soccer enrichment program. More Less

The focus is on skills and fun.  No special gear is necessary for this program. 

Coach Nick Weiner is co-owner of Soccer Shots Toledo and a former Division I soccer player.  He was on the St. Francis High School and Cleveland State University soccer teams. Melissa Borragina will be returning as an assistant coach.

Soccer Shots for Little House (2 yrs+) will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the gym.  

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 7 

Class Dates: Tuesdays - February 11, 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17

Cost:  $93 total per student


World Explorers Iris Room $98.00
Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Bring your senses on a global tour!  We will enjoy snacks and music from around the world. More Less

Come with us as we explore music from Mexico, Africa, Asia and more.  We’ll visit a new place each week. 

Sarah Kreinbrink has been a Little House teacher for 19 years and has two children at West Side.  She has taught numerous extracurricular classes for Little House through Lower Elementary.

World Explorers for Little House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Iris Room. 

Class Size:  Min. 3 / Max. 10 

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $98 total per student


Tumbling (A) - FULL - CLOSED Trillium Room $93.00
Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination, and basic tumbling skills. More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment.  

Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 11 years.  She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life.

Tumbling A for Little House will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Trillium Room.

Note: Snack will be provided.

Class Size:  Min. 3 / Max. 4  

Class Dates:  Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $93 total per student

*Please contact the Extracurricular Coordinator to be put on a wait-list if the class fills.


Tumbling (B) - FULL - CLOSED Trillium Room $93.00
Thursdays from *4:15-4:45* p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination, and basic tumbling skills. More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment.  

Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 11 years.  She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life. 

Tumbling B for Little House will be held on Thursdays from *4:15-4:45* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Trillium Room. (Note time)

Class Size:  Min. 3 / Max. 4  

Class Dates:  Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $93 total per student

*Please contact the Extracurricular Coordinator to be put on a wait-list if the class fills.


Earthkeepers (LH) Rose Room $98.00
Fridays from 3:30-4:00p.m. Children will take part in expert-designed lessons where they will be encouraged to explore, problem-solve, communicate, collaborate, and create together OUTSIDE!!! More Less

Research has shown that children do better physically and emotionally when they are in green spaces, benefiting from the positive feelings, stress reduction, and attention-restoration that nature engenders.  

*Please make sure you check the weather ahead of time and dress your child appropriately. There is no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothing!

Amy Wagner is a teacher in the Poplar Room with 3-6 year olds. She is also a trained Tinkergarten leader that serves children 18months - 8year olds.  Her 2 year old son, Luke, is currently in the Rose Room with Molly and Steve. She is very excited and can't wait to spend time with your child outdoors!!!  

Earthkeepers for Little House will be held on Fridays from 3:30-4:00p.m. for 6 weeks and will meet in the Rose Room. 

Note: Students should be dressed to be outdoors in any weather.

Class Size:  Min. 3 / Max. 5 

Class Dates:  Fridays - February 7, 14, 21, March 6, 20, 27 (No class Feb. 28, Mar. 13)

Cost:  $98 total per student


Children's House

Little Leprechauns Rose Room $78.00
Mondays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. This class incorporates stories, finger plays, and dance instruction. More Less

Children will learn to follow instructions, dance in a group, and dance individually. 

Molly Kujawa has been a certified Irish Dance instructor since 2004. She has also been teaching in Little House since 2005. Her philosophy is “Fun, Friendship, and Fitness!”

Little Leprechauns for Children’s House will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Rose Room.

Note: Snack will be provided.

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 12 

Class Dates: Mondays - February 10, 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23 (No class Feb. 17)

Cost: $78 total per student


Cooking Around the World Poplar Room $108.00
Mondays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. Bring your taste buds on a world tour! We’ll explore a different continent each week as we prepare, cook, and sample a yummy dish. More Less

Come learn about other cultures as we taste our way across the globe!

Sarah Knox has been a Children’s House teacher for 6 years and has two children who attend West Side. She taught in Japan for 3 1/2 years and has traveled to nearly 20 countries. She loves to share her passion for world culture with children. 

Cooking Around the World for Children’s House will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Poplar Room. 

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 12 

Class Dates:  Mondays - February 10, 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23 (No class Feb. 17)

Cost:  $108 total per student


Cake Decorating Rose Room $98.00
Tuesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m.  In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week.  More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes. Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 11 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.

Cake Decorating for Children’s House will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Rose Room.

Class Size: Min. 5 / Max. 12 

Class Dates:  Tuesdays - February 11, 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17

Cost:  $98 total per student


Soccer Shots Indoors (CH) - FULL - CLOSED Gym $93.00
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Soccer Shots is an introductory soccer enrichment program. More Less

The focus is on skills and fun.  No special gear is necessary for this program. 

Coach Nick Weiner is co-owner of Soccer Shots Toledo and a former Division I soccer player.  He was on the St. Francis High School and Cleveland State University soccer teams. Melissa Borragina will be returning as an assistant coach.

Soccer Shots for Children’s House will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the gym. (Coach will pick up students near Birdhouse)

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 12 

Class Dates:  Tuesdays - February 11, 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17

Cost:  $93 total per student


Earthkeepers Poplar Room/Outdoors $123.00
Wednesdays - 3:30-4:15* p.m. Children will take part in expert-designed play lessons where they will be encouraged to explore, problem-solve, communicate, collaborate, and create together. More Less

Research has shown that children do better physically and emotionally when they are in green spaces, benefiting from the positive feelings, stress reduction, and attention-restoration that nature engenders. I can't wait to spend time with your child outdoors!!! 

*Please make sure you check the weather ahead of time and dress your child appropriately. There is no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothing!

Amy Wagner is a teacher in the Poplar Room. She is also a trained Tinkergarten leader and is excited to share some of these lessons with your child!    

Earthkeepers for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15*p.m. for 6 weeks and will meet in the Poplar Room. 

Note: Students should be dressed to be outdoors in any weather.

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 12 

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $123 total per student


Tumbling (A) - FULL - CLOSED Trillium Room $93.00
Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination, and basic tumbling skills.   More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment. 

Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 11 years.  She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life.

Tumbling A for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Trillium Room.

Note: Snack will be provided.

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 8 

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $93 total per student


Tumbling (B) Trillium Room $93.00
Wednesdays - 4:15*-4:45 p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination and basic tumbling skills. More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment. 

Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 11 years.  She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life.

Tumbling B for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 4:15-4:45* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Trillium Room.  (*Note start time)

Class Size:  Min. 4 / Max. 8 

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $93 total per student



Red Ball Tennis Gym $108.00
Thursdays from 3:30- 4:00 p.m. Children will be exposed to skills that develop athleticism such as hand-eye coordination and movement. More Less

We will also be stressing the importance of practicing with respect and effort.  *All tennis equipment will be provided by the instructor.

Coach Phill Urrutia is a USPTA certified tennis professional who is the Director of Youth Progression at Shadow Valley Tennis and Fitness.  He is also assistant tennis coach at St. John's Jesuit and is returning for his 3rd year offering Red Ball tennis at West Side. He will be joined by his assistant, Coach Carl Simna.

Red Ball Tennis for Children’s House will be held on Thursdays from 3:30- 4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the gym. (Coach will pick up students at Birdhouse)

Class Size:  Min. 6 / Max. 12 

Class Dates: Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $108 total per student


Krafty Kids - World Instruments- CANCELED Iris Room $108.00
Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Join us for a global tour of sound and learning! More Less

We will make and play musical instruments from around the world.  Children will create and bring home instruments from Mexico, Africa, Asia, and more!

Sarah Kreinbrink has been a Little House teacher for 19 years and has two children at West Side.

Krafty Kids for Children’s House will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Iris Room.

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 10 

Class Dates: Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $108 total per student


Kids' Karate (4yrs-K) - FULL - CLOSED Spanish Room $77.00
Fridays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Karate for Children’s House will focus on developmental skills such as coordination and listening. More Less

Children will learn karate in a fun and safe environment. 

Emily Dennis (Miss Dennis) has over 10 years of martial arts experience and is an instructor at Karate America. She enjoys teaching children and has a passion for helping kids to become confident and to learn life skills.  This is her third year at West Side.

Karate for Children’s House (4yrs-K) will be held on Fridays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Spanish Room.

Class Size: Min. 6 / Max. 12 

Class Dates:  Fridays - February 7, 14, March 6, 20, 27, April 3 (No class Feb. 21, 28, Mar. 13)

Cost:  $77 total per student




Lower Elementary

FIRST LEGO League Jr. (Mondays and Tuesdays) - CANCELED Library $108.00
Mondays AND Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. Discover the wonders of science and technology! Students will explore a real-world scientific concept through research, teamwork, construction, and imagination. More Less

With guidance from coaches, teams will use LEGO bricks to build a moving model and will develop a “Show Me” poster to illustrate their journey.

Note:  Teams will showcase their work at the “Show Me Expo” at one of the Sylvania High Schools, most likely on Saturday, March 14 (date, time, & location TBA). Students are expected to attend the expo.

Tom Burnworth is the Director of Operations at the Sylvania STEM Center (SSC). He is the co-founder of SSC and over the past 9 years has coached and taught various STEM-related classes and teams. Paige Sloma has been a volunteer at the Sylvania STEM Center for four years, a coach for an all-girls FLL team, and has co-taught summer camps and STEM extracurriculars at West Side.

FIRST LEGO League Jr. (FLL Jr.) for Lower Elementary will be held on Mondays AND Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. for 5 weeks in the Library for a total of 9 meetings. 

Class Size: Min. 6 / Max. 12

Class Dates:  Mondays & Tuesdays - February 10, 11, 18, 24, 25, March 2, 3, 9, 10 (No class Feb. 17, Mar. 16, 17, 23)

Cost:  $108 total per student

NOTE:  Students will attend both Mondays and Tuesdays for 5 weeks, and are expected to attend the Saturday expo with their team at the conclusion of the class. 


West Side Woodworkers - FULL - CLOSED Spanish Room $138.00
Mondays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. Join the woodworkers as we learn to safely create wooden projects with simple hand tools. More Less

The tools used will include: hammers, rasps, saws, and hand drills. *All tools, hardware, safety equipment, and wood will be provided.

Cody Murnen has 7 years of experience with curriculum development and instruction in a variety of classes for students aged K-College. Special interests include outdoor skills/crafts and sustainable agriculture.

West Side Woodworkers for Lower Elementary will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Spanish Room.

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 6

Class Dates:  Mondays - February 10, 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23 (No class Feb. 17)

Cost:  $138 total per student


Indoor Garden Fun Greenhouse $108.00
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. Spring is just around the corner, so it's time to begin planting! More Less

Join the garden crew as we learn how to prepare for the growing season. *All seeds and growing supplies will be provided.

Cody Murnen has 7 years of experience with curriculum development and instruction in a variety of classes for students aged K-College. Special interests include outdoor skills/crafts and sustainable agriculture.

Indoor Garden Fun for Lower Elementary will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Greenhouse. (Meet in the hall outside commons) 

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 10

Class Dates:  Tuesdays - February 11, 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17

Cost:  $108 total per student


Cake Decorating Rose Room $98.00
Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week. More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes.  

Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 12 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.    

Cake Decorating for Lower Elementary will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Rose Room.

Class Size: Min. 5 / Max. 12 

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $98 total per student


Red Ball Tennis Gym $108.00
Wednesdays from 3:30- 4:00 p.m. Children will be exposed to skills that develop athleticism such as hand-eye coordination and movement. More Less

We will also be stressing the importance of practicing with respect and effort.  *All tennis equipment will be provided by the instructor.

Coach Phill Urrutia is a USPTA certified tennis professional who is the Director of Youth Progression at Shadow Valley Tennis and Fitness.  He is also assistant tennis coach at St. John's Jesuit and is returning for his 3rd year offering Red Ball tennis at West Side. He will be joined by his assistant, Coach Carl Simna.

Red Ball Tennis for Lower Elementary will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30- 4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the gym.  

Class Size: Min. 6 / Max. 12

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $108 total per student


Extra-Special Art Art Room $90.00
Thursdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. Children will work with different mediums on art projects that may reflect the season or an upcoming holiday. More Less

This will not be “cookie-cutter” art - individuality and creativity will be encouraged!  These projects will differ from typical classroom activities.  

Jane Stiles is a trained Montessori teacher for 3-6 year-olds.  She has worked at West Side for over 30 years. In that time, she has enjoyed guiding children through many diverse and creative art projects.   

Extra-Special Art for Lower Elementary will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Art Room. 

Class Size: Min. 4 / Max. 6 

Class Dates:  Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $90 total per student


West Side Wild Ones Outdoors $108.00
Thursdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. Every child should have the chance to go outside and get a little dirty now and then. More Less

It doesn't hurt to learn a little about nature along the way! This class will give students the chance to explore our wild areas to discover the things that make our NW Ohio ecosystem so unique!

Cody Murnen has 7 years of experience with curriculum development and instruction in a variety of classes for students aged K-College. Special interests include outdoor skills/crafts and sustainable agriculture. 

West Side Wild Ones for Lower Elementary will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks outdoors.  (Meet in the safe room hall) 

Notes:  Please make sure students are dressed to be outdoors in any weather.  Students will have time in class for a snack if they wish to bring one. We may also be sampling wild foods.

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 8

Class Dates:  Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $108 total per student


Krafty Kids - World Instruments - CANCELED Iris Room $108.00
Fridays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Join us for a global tour of sound and learning!  We will make and play musical instruments from around the world.  More Less

Children will create and bring home instruments from Mexico, Africa, Asia, and more!

Sarah Kreinbrink has been a Little House teacher for 19 years and has two children at West Side.

Krafty Kids for Lower Elementary will be held on Fridays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Iris Room.

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 10 

Class Dates: Fridays - February 7, 14, 21, March 6, 20, 27 (No class Feb. 28, Mar. 13)

Cost:  $108 total per student


Karate for Lower Elementary - CANCELED Spanish Room $77.00
Fridays - 4:00 to 4:30* p.m. Karate will be taught with a skill-based curriculum in a fun and safe environment. More Less

The focus will be to empower students to be confident and strong.  

Emily Dennis (Miss Dennis) has over 10 years of martial arts experience and is an instructor at Karate America. She enjoys teaching children and has a passion for helping kids to become confident and to learn life skills.  This will be her third year at West Side.

Karate for Lower Elementary will be held on Fridays from 4:00-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Spanish Room. (*Note start time)

Class Size: Min. 6 / Max. 12

Class Dates:  Fridays - February 7, 14, March 6, 20, 27, April 3 (No class Feb. 21, 28, Mar. 13)

Cost:  $77 total per student




Upper Elementary & Middle School

Indoor Garden Fun Greenhouse $108.00
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m.  Spring is just around the corner, so it's time to begin planting! More Less

Join the garden crew as we learn how to prepare for the growing season. *All seeds and growing supplies will be provided.

Cody Murnen has 7 years of experience with curriculum development and instruction in a variety of classes for students aged K-College. Special interests include outdoor skills/crafts and sustainable agriculture.

Indoor Garden Fun for UE/MS will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Greenhouse. (Meet in the hall outside commons)

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 10

Class Dates:  Tuesdays - February 11, 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17

Cost:  $108 total per student 


Cake Decorating Rose Room $98.00
Wednesdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week.  More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes.  

Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 12 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.    

Cake Decorating for UE/MS will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks in the Rose Room.

Class Size: Min. 5 / Max. 12

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $98 total per student




Intro to Wood Carving (UE/MS) Spanish Room $138.00
Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00* p.m. Join the woodworkers and learn how to safely use simple hand tools and wood to create anything from kitchen utensils to beautiful art. More Less

In each class, students will have the opportunity to learn about the specific tools of the trade and how to use those tools to create unique projects. All materials and tools provided.

Cody Murnen has 7 years of experience with curriculum development and instruction in a variety of classes for students aged K-College. Special interests include outdoor skills/craft and sustainable agriculture.

Intro to Wood Carving forUE/MS will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Spanish Room. 

Class Size: Min. 2 / Max. 6

Class Dates:  Wednesdays - February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18

Cost:  $138 total per student


Montessori Media (6-8) - CANCELED Tech Lab $108.00
Thursdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. Curious about journalism, photography, or video production?  Come work with West Side staff members to learn all about digital media production.  More Less

We’ll work on projects highlighting West Side student performances, sports teams, and other school news.  Students will learn how to operate cameras, microphones, and editing software to produce their digital media stories.

Megan Plesea is the Communications Coordinator at West Side and has a background in photography, design, and video production. Helena Eddings is the West Side Marketing Coordinator and a professional freelance photographer.  Ashley Christen teaches Technology for levels 1-8 and is the school librarian.

Montessori Media for 6th-8th Levels will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:30* p.m. for 6 weeks in the Tech Room. 

Class Size: Min. 4 / Max. 10

Class Dates:  Thursdays - February 13, 20, March 5, 12, 19, 26 (No class Feb. 27)

Cost:  $108 total per student