Enrichment Programs

Maker & Games

Maker Enrichment Programs

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  • Bricks 4 Kidz (LEGO) Innovation Maker Lab: 3rd-4th, Thursdays 3-4pm

    Meets Thursdays from 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Lower School
    Offered to grades 3-4
    $350 for the semester
    Instructor: Dr. Ann Scott

    Calling all Innovators and Makers! This class is for you! Do you love to build, create, invent and "tinker"? We will spend this semester exploring engineering and technology tools needed to build, power, create or enhance your innovative ideas. Throughout the semester we will explore Lego Wedo 2.0 robotics, Scratch coding, littleBits Circuits, and introduce video game design. We have a terrific semester planned to inspire young innovators using "cutting edge" technology.
  • Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO Amusement Park Engineering and Epic Architecture Experience

    Fall 2019 Bricks Engineering meets on Wednesdays from 3 - 4pm.
    Offered to 1st - 4th grades.
    Tuition is $295 for the semester.

    Join Bricks 4 Kidz for an Epic Lego® Amusement Park and Architecture experience every Wednesday! Build some of the world's most loved architectural landmarks using Lego bricks. Then, let's talk physics while we build exciting amusement park rides with tech Lego bricks, axles, gears, motors and more. Our Lego® engineering models are fully MOTORIZED. Your child will be introduced to programming his/her creations using an Ipad and bluetooth technology for a wireless experience during the school year! Come join the engineering fun....We Learn, We Build, We Play with LEGO bricks! Our projects, designed by engineers and architects, motivate children by reinforcing S.T.E.M. principles, improving fine motor skills, building self confidence and teaching math skills. ALL new projects EVERY semester!
  • Bricks 4 Kidz (LEGO®) Jr. Engineering: PK4-K, Mondays

    Meets Mondays from 3:00 - 4:00 pm or 4:00 - 5:00pm. Classes are identical.
    Location: Lower School
    Offered to grades PK4-K
    $295 for the semester
    Instructor: Cindy Giddens

    Join the engineering fun at St. Andrews every Monday! Our Bricks 4 Kidz Lego model plans, designed by engineers and architects, teach children to learn with LEGO® Bricks. Our Lego® models are MOTORIZED. We will build vehicles, contraptions, inventions, animals and much more. Our projects motivate children by reinforcing S.T.E.M. principles while building self confidence, improving fine motor skills, and teaching math skills.We Learn, We Build, We Play with LEGO bricks! Different ALL new projects EVERY semester!
  • Cooking: The Sustainable Kitchen: K through 4th, Tuesdays

    Meets on Tuesdays from 3pm - 4pm with a second class from 4:15-5:15pm (classes are identical)
    Location: Ford Hall Kitchen
    $350 for the semester.
    Taught by Erica Smith

    This class will cover cover age-appropriate lessons on the workings of an eco-friendly kitchen, from local food to low waste procedures, including gardening, recycling, and composting. As the class traverses food knowledge, they will broaden their palate and take ownership over their shared space and kitchen etiquette.

    **We do not have a nurse on duty during Enrichments. Children with food allergies and sensitivities should consult with Nurse Anna Wadlington before enrolling. You can email her at wadlingtona@gosaints.org**


  • DIY Holiday Gifts: 1st-4th, Monday beginning November 18, 3-430pm

    This 4-week class meets Mondays from 3:00 - 4:30 at the Lower School
    Dates: 11/18, 12/02, 12/09, 12/16 (does not meet 11/25)
    Offered to grades 1-4
    $150 for the class
    Instructor: Emily Philpott

    In this special edition of DIY craft camp, students will be able to make Christmas gifts for their friends and family. Students will design and create the perfect presents but the best part is that they will leave with wrapped gifts ready to put under the Christmas tree! Students will love the chance to give homemade presents this season and parents will get to spend less time shopping!
  • Emerging Engineers: 1st grade, Thursday 3:15-4:15pm

    Meets Thursdays from 3:15 - 4:15 pm
    Location: South Campus
    Offered to 1st graders
    $350 for the semester
    Instructor: Kim Sewell

    In this class, we will create projects that foster certain engineering skills. Using items that we will repurpose, projects students will create pulleys, levers, pendulums, wheels and axels, catapults, etc. These activities build creativity, ingenuity, and problem-solving.
  • Glow Girls: 3rd-4th, Mondays 3-4pm

    Meets Mondays from 3-4pm in the Lower School Music Room.
    Offered to grades 3 and 4.
    Tuition for the semester is $300.
    Taught by Sarah Walker.

    Learn to glow from the inside-out! This fun & engaging class will explore character studies from confidence to kindness to discovering the joys of self care & worth while engaging in fun DYI projects. Girls who take this course will also learn countless skills like how to do a fish tail braid, a messy bun, fancy ponytails....etc. And why stop there? Girls will also learn how to do their own nails, take care of their skin and other practical life skills to help them glow from the inside out! Come join Mrs Walker as she shares tricks, hacks & lots of laughs with all 3rd & 4th grade girls!
  • It's Not A Box! Kindergarten , Tuesday 3:15-4:15pm

    Meets Tuesdays from 3:15 - 4:15 pm in the Early Childhood Center
    Offered to kindergarteners
    $350 for the semester
    Instructor: Kim Sewell

    Children will be given a staple item... a kleenex box, yogurt cup, toilet paper roll, soup can, etc and from there, they will design and make a new creation from a stockpile of recyclable materials. This class fosters creativity, imagination, perseverance, determination, along with experiencing real engineering implications of putting together their creations. The children will experience design on a 2D and 3D level. Parents will receive pictures weekly of their child in the class.
  • Jewelry Making for the Holidays: 5th-8th, North Campus, Wednesday 3:30-5:30pm

    *DATE CHANGE!*
    This 2-week class meets Wednesday 12/4 and Wednesday 12/11, from 3:30 - 5:30 pm on the North Campus.
    $100 for the class
    Instructor: Emily Philpott

    In this special edition of jewelry making camp, students will be able to make Christmas gifts for their friends and family. Students will design and create their own pieces using a variety of materials (such as stones, glass, and paper) while also learning the proper techniques. The best part is that students will leave with wrapped gifts ready to put under the Christmas tree! They will love the chance to give homemade presents this season and parents will get to spend less time shopping!
  • Manners Matter: PK3-4th, Thursdays 3-4pm

    Meets Thursdays from 3pm - 4pm.
    Location: Lower School.
    Open to PK3 - 4th grades.
    $300 for the semester.
    Students will be grouped by age and also blended for certain activities.  
    Taught by Carolyn Cloud and Jackie Stedman

    This class is designed to encourage and emphasize good manners in today's busy society. We have new material for any students who have attended previous camps and classes. Some topics to be discussed will be: respect, responsibility, posture, personal hygiene, giving and receiving compliments, manners for all social occasions, table manners, meeting and greeting, healthy eating choices, handling difficult situations, and much more!
  • Sew Fun Studios: 2nd-7th, Tuesdays 3:05-4:05pm

    Meets Tuesdays from 3:05 - 4:05 pm
    Location: Lower School
    Offered to grades 2nd-7th
    $325 for the semester
    Instructor: Lacey Fondren

    Learn sewing basics while you create and take home a variety of projects. Students will focus on principles of design and color, machine sewing straight seams/corners, cutting patterns, inserting a zipper and finishing well - craftsmanship. Choose from our trendy fabrics to make creations that are just your style. We will create projects using both machine and hand sewing skills. Sewing enforces Science Technology Engineering Art and Math (STEAM) principles so children are learning while having SEW much fun!

    Projects are different EVERY semester, and we provide project extensions for advanced skills. Children can take classes every semester and learn new skills while making new and different projects! Tuition includes ALL fabric, notions and the use of a sewing machine!
  • Sew Fun Studios: 2nd-7th, Tuesdays 4:15-5:15pm

    Meets Tuesdays from 4:10 - 5:10.
    Offered to grades 2nd through 7th.
    Tuition is $325 tuition for the semester.

    Join the Sew Fun staff at St. Andrew's Lower School on Tuesdays to learn sewing basics while you create and take home a variety of projects. This year students will focus on basic principles of design and color, machine sewing straight seams/corners, cutting patterns, inserting a zipper and finishing well - craftsmanship. Choose from our line of trendy fabrics to make creations that are just your style! Perfect for your DIY child. 

    We will create projects using both machine and hand sewing skills. Sewing enforces Science Technology Engineering Art and Math (STEAM) principles so children are learning while having SEW much fun! Projects are different EVERY semester, and we provide project extensions for advanced skills. Children can take classes every semester and learn new skills while making new and different projects! Tuition includes ALL supplies and the use of a sewing machine!

    **THIS CLASS IS IDENTICAL TO THE 3:05 - 4:05 CLASS**
  • Slimes, Doughs and Other Crazy Concoctions: Pre-K3, Monday 4:15-5pm

    Meets on Mondays from 4:15 - 5:00 pm.
    Offered to Pre-K3
    Tuition is $350 for the semester.
    Taught by Kim Sewell

    As a group, we will follow a recipe and make a Slime, Dough or other Concoction. Then the children will get to manipulate and explore the material and create with it. Each parent will receive pictures of each week's activities with their child.
  • Slimes, Doughs and Other Concoctions: PK4-K, Mondays 3:15-4pm

    Meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 4pm.
    Tuition is $350 for the semester.
    Taught by Kim Sewell

    This class will be mixing, pouring, measuring, and combining to make all sorts of fun doughs, slimes and other crazy concoctions! Each week each child will get to make their own batch of smell good play-doh, flubber, sparkle slime, and kinetic sand, just to name a few. Each week there will be a new recipe that each child will mix together,play with and be able to take home. Don't miss this fun class that combines math, science, creativity, and all 5 senses!
  • We Love Games: K-1st, Wednesdays 3:15-4pm

    Meets on Wednesdays from 3:15 - 4pm.
    Offered to grades K-1st.
    Tuition is $270.
    Taught by Saana Lonka.

    Children love games and in this class we will play different kinds of games; board games, card games, our self-made games.. Playing games is great and fun way to practice important skills such as waiting for your own turn and being a fair player. Your child will have an opportunity to bring his/her favorite game to class and create his/her own game with class mates!

South Campus | PK-3 to Grade 4

4120 Old Canton Road | Jackson, Mississippi 39216
Tel 601.987.9300 | Fax 601.987.9324

North Campus | Grades 5 to 12

370 Old Agency Road | Ridgeland, Mississippi 39157
Tel 601.853.6000 | Fax 601.853.6001