2022-23 After School Clubs & Programs

K-8 After School Clubs 2022-23  Session Dates:

  • Session I: Begins week of September 19, 2022 through November 9, 2022
  • Session II: Begins week of November 28, 2022  through January 26, 2023
  • Session III: Begins week of February 13, 2023 through March 30, 2023
  • Session IV: Begins week of April 24, 2023  through June 1, 2023

Newmark K-8 School is excited to offer 2022-23 After School Clubs and Programs specifically designed to meet the age interests and needs of our students. Activities are offered for 4 sessions, with each session running 6 to 9 weeks in length, noting days off due to holiday breaks. During each session, your child will be exposed to a variety of activities tailored to both educational and social experiences.

  • Onsite: Clubs/Programs will begin directly after school and end at 3:30 PM or 4:00 PM. Parents are responsible for student pick-up promptly at dismissal.
  • Virtual: Clubs/Programs will start at 3:30 PM via Microsoft Teams invite and will end at 4:30 PM.

Online registration for Session I opens Friday, August 19, 2022.  Pay by check or credit card ($3.00) fee.  

 

2022-23 K-8 After School Clubs & Programs - At A Glance By Session

Session Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday

1

Fencing Pottery, Experiment with Science Gamers Guild, Intramurals Minecraft Java, Minecraft Education

II

  Pottery, Experiment with Science Gamers Guild, Intramurals Minecraft Java, Minecraft Education

III

  Advanced Art, Experiment with Science Gamers Guild, Intramurals Minecraft Java, Minecraft Education

IV

Fencing Advanced Art, Experiment with Science Gamers Guild, Intramurals Minecraft Java, Minecraft Education

 

 

2022-23 K-8 After School Clubs & Programs Preview

Registration is Open

FENCING | $150 per session | MONDAYS | ONSITE  
Session I: 9/19/22, 9/26/22, 10/3/22, 10/17/22, 10/24/22, 11/7/22 (No club 10/10/22 – Columbus Day, 10/31/22 - Halloween)  
Open to students in Mrs. Necci, Mrs. Demko, Ms. Greer, Mr. Kerby, Mrs. Mastrogiovanni and Mr. Cebula's classes.  Minimum: 6 participants 
Description: The sport of fencing is a unique and classic sport that helps develop discipline, balance, coordination and sportsmanship. Fencing also works on increasing reflex speed and the ability to make fast analysis of tactical situations which transfers to better problem-solving skills. Fencing is mentally challenging as it increases focus and concentration, allowing not a moment break ... earning its nickname “Physical Chess.” The club will be taught by professional fencers from the Advanced Fencing and Fitness Academy (AFFA). Fencing is offered on Monday afternoons immediately following dismissal and will end at 3:30 PM. Parents are responsible for picking their child up promptly at 3:30 PM. Snacks and drinks will be provided. 
Questions: Mr. Kraminitz – bkraminit@newmarkeducation.com  
 

POTTERY ART PROGRAM | $75 per session | TUESDAYS | ONSITE 
Session I: 9/20/22, 9/27/22, 10/4/22, 10/11/22, 10/18/22, 10/25/22, 11/1/22, 11/8/22    
Open to students in Ms. Fagan/Ms. Halma, Ms. McCarty, Mrs. Necci and Mrs. Demko's classes. Minimum: 6 participants
Description: Students will be introduced to the basic hand building techniques of pottery. Students will learn how to score, slip and blend clay together to create amazing works of art. Participants will also be exposed to many different techniques using molds, draping and cut outs, along with glazing techniques. The Pottery Program runs Tuesdays afternoon immediately following after dismissal and will end at 4:00 PM. 
Questions: Mr. Sykes – jsyskes@newmarkeducation.com  

NEW! EXPERIMENT WITH SCIENCE PROGRAM | $75 per session | TUESDAYS | ONSITE  
Session I: 9/20/22, 9/27/22, 10/4/22, 10/11/22, 10/18/22, 10/25/22, 11/1/22, 11/8/22    
Open to students in Ms. Greer, Mr. Kerby, Mrs. Mastrogiovanni and Mr. Cebula's classes. Minimum: 6 participants
Description: The objective of this club is for students to increase their interest and conceptual understanding of science through hands-on activities and experiments. Each session will cover different content areas, such as ecology, biology, chemistry and physics. The Science Program runs Tuesday afternoons immediately following after dismissal and will end at 4:00 PM. Parents are responsible for picking their child up promptly at 4:00 PM.
Questions:   Ms. Greer - igreer@newmarkeducation.com 

GAMER'S GUILD CLUB | $75 per session | WEDNESDAYS | ONSITE
Session I: 9/21/22, 9/28/22, 10/5/22, 10/12/22, 10/19/22, 10/26/22, 11/2/22, 11/9/22   
Open to students in Mrs. Demko, Ms. Greer, Mr. Kerby, Mrs. Mastrogiovanni and Mr. Cebula's classes.   Minimum – 6 participants    
Description: Students will be introduced to a variety of new games where they will develop an understanding of rules within an engaging and enjoyable environment.  Students will work collaboratively through fantastical worlds like Dungeons and Dragons, as well as learn the value of partaking in friendly competition during card games.  Gamers’ Guild is offered on Wednesday afternoons immediately following after dismissal and will end at 4:00 PM. Parents are responsible for picking their child up promptly at 4:00 PM.
Questions: Ms. Finelli – jfinelli@newmarkeducation.com       

INTRAMURALS | $75 per session | WEDNESDAYS | ONSITE  
Session I: 9/21/22, 9/28/22, 10/5/22, 10/12/22, 10/19/22, 10/26/22, 11/2/22, 11/9/22 
Open to all K-8 students. Minimum – 10 participants 
Description: The Intramurals Club is designed to allow all students to participate in a variety of activities with their friends, while learning game fundamentals in a fun and lightly competitive environment. Intramurals is offered on Wednesday afternoons immediately following dismissal and will end at 4:00 PM. Parents are responsible for picking their child up promptly at 4:00 PM. Snacks and drinks will be provided. 
Questions: Mrs. Mastrogiovanni – smastro@newmarkeducation.com  

MINECRAFT JAVA CLUB | $75 per session | THURSDAYS | VIRTUAL 
Session I: 9/22/22, 9/29/22, 10/6/22, 10/13/22, 10/20/22, 10/27/22, 11/3/22  
Open to students in Ms. Greer, Mr. Kerby, Mrs. Mastrogiovanni and Mr. Cebula's classes. Minimum – 6 participants, Maximum – 12 participants 
Description: Microsoft Minecraft is the most popular video game that has ever been released. It enhances creativity, problem-solving, self-direction, collaboration, and other life skills. Newmark Students will be able to collaborate, interact and create with one another on within private sever. Along with a staff member, student will play different games and compete in different weekly activities. Before registering, please understand participating students must own the Minecraft Java Edition and have it downloaded. Minecraft is offered virtually on Thursday afternoons and will run from 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM. 
Questions: Mr. Kraminitz – bkraminitz@newmarkeducation.com  

MINECRAFT EDUCATIONAL CLUB | $75 per session | THURSDAYS | VIRTUAL  
Session I: 9/22/22, 9/29/22, 10/6/22, 10/13/22, 10/20/22, 10/27/22, 11/3/22  
Open to students in Ms. Fagan/Ms. Halma, Ms. McCarty, Mrs. Necci and Mrs. Demko's classes.  Minimum – 6 participants; Maximum – 15 participants 
Description: Microsoft Minecraft is an educational game-based learning platform that promotes creativity, collaboration and problem-solving in an immersive digital environment. It enhances creativity, problem-solving, self-direction, collaboration and other life skills. Virtually, Microsoft Minecraft complements reading, writing, math, and even history learnings. Importantly, Minecraft also instills business principles, STEM knowledge and a global perspective. Before registering, please understand participating students must own the Minecraft and have it downloaded. Minecraft is offered virtually on Thursday afternoons and will run from 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM.  
Questions: Ms. McCarty – MMcCarty@newmarkeducation.com

How To Register After 8/19/22:

  1. View K-8 After School Clubs & Programs listings for details, dates, format and prices.
  2. Register online to pay by credit card ($3.00 fee), check payable to Newmark School or cash (Checks/cash can be sent in to Main Office).
  3. Register early - space is limited!

Student Socials

Kid's Afternoons (2:30-4:00 PM)

For students in Ms. Fagan/Ms. Halma, Ms. McCarty, Mrs. Necci and Mrs. Demko classes only.  Activities begin after dismissal from 2:30-4:00 PM.  Fee: $20 per date and $1 cash only snack
 
  • Friday, September 30, 2022
  • Friday, January 20, 2023 
  • Friday, March 31, 2023
  • Friday, May 12, 2023

 

Teen Afternoons (2:30-4:30 PM)

For students in Ms. Greer,  Mr. Kerby, Mrs. Mastrogiovanni and Mr. Cebula's classes only.  Activities begin after dismissal from 2:30-4:30 PM (unless noted). Fee: $20 per date and $1 cash only snack
 
  • Friday, September 23, 2022
  • Friday, January 13, 2023
  • Friday, February 24, 2023 
  • Friday, May 5, 2022- Middle School Dance - 6:30-8:30 PM 

 

NOTE:  Subject to change.

Registration for Student Socials will be sent via Friday Backpack News 2-3 weeks prior to event date.

NEWMARK K-8 BIRTHDAY PARTIES SUPERVISED BY OUR NEWMARK STAFF

Invite up to 15 friends to your child's birthday party at Newmark. All activities, paper goods (table cloth, plates, napkins & silverware) and decorations are included. The party is held in the Newmark gym, game room & cafe and may be tailored to your liking. Theme parties are welcome. Parents are responsible for sending out the invitations and monitoring the RSVP list, bringing the cake, drinks and snacks. Invitations may be given out in the classroom, if all the classmates are included, or you may mail/email the invitation on your own. Birthday Parties are held from 2:30 - 4:00 PM.

Party Cost: $300

Please contact Ms. Ashlee Pantano for bookings and questions: apantano@newmarkeducation.com 

For Newmark K-8 students only