FSA is thrilled to offer C.O.R.E (Continued Opportunities for Reinforcement and Enrichment) classes again this fall. This after-school enrichment program offers to OLW students some additional opportunities to stimulate their mind and spirit. C.O.R.E.’s mission is to support fun and unique learning opportunities for students while giving teachers the chance to share special knowledge and skills.

There are three classes offered this fall – no experience necessary for any of them:
Chess Scholars for grades K – 5th grades
S.T.E.A.M. for grades K – 5th grades
Smart Start Art for K – 3rd grades
Classes occur on Thursday afternoons from 3:15 – 4:15pm, from September 30 through November 18.
To sign up, please visit https://www.learningmeansfun.com/signup. Each class has a specific code to use. There is an early bird discount offered for each class if you register by midnight on 9/22.

Chess Scholars grades K-5
Develop your child’s intellect through the royal game of chess! Current research has shown a strong link between chess and academic performance in a variety of areas, including mathematics and language arts. Chess has been proven to enhance children’s motivation, concentration, focus, social skills, and creativity. Each class will consist of a fun, interactive teaching period and guided practice time. Both beginner and experienced players are welcome and will learn under the guidance of an experienced Chess Scholars coach.
Use the course code OLW9.30.21C to register. Early bird price is $106.00.

STEAM grades K-5
This exciting program from Afterschool Enrichment Solutions brings together elements of science, art and math in a hands-on, action-packed environment! Students will conduct experiments, play educational games, and unlock their creativity through building challenges and projects. No experience necessary!
Use the course code OLW9.30.21Sto register. Early bird price is $122.00.

SMART START ART grade K-3
Outer Space- Every child is an artist” – Pablo Picasso. Explore your artistic side with Smart Start Art from Afterschool Enrichment Solutions. Blast off your imagination, explore faraway galaxies, and meet outrageous space creatures! Discover your creativity and imagination as an artist, developing fine motor skills, style, and vision as we explore different artistic techniques through a variety of inspiring projects. Sketch and draw, shade and color, cut, glue, fold… create! See your imagination come to life! Learn about great artists from throughout history and the present day, through a weekly featured artist and fun, exciting games. No experience necessary.
Use the course code OLW9.30.21A to register. Early bird price is $106.00.

If you have difficulty registering, please contact Afterschool Enrichment Solutions at 847-482-9999 or registration@learningmeansfun.com
No refunds will be made unless there is insufficient enrollment. No make-ups will be scheduled for inclement weather or circumstances beyond our control. It’s the parents’ responsibility to remind the children about the classes.
If schools are closed during the program session, classes will pivot to all-virtual sessions. Please be aware of this as there will be no refunds made. Program provider has experience in virtual delivery