After School Programs

Our Extended School Day (ESD) Program is offered as part of tuition to all students in grades Toddler-8th Grade who attend St. Michael’s. The ESD program provides flexibility for parents who have to work. At SMS we remain committed to providing a positive experience for the students in our care, even after our regular school day has concluded.

**Registration for ESD is required for all families who wish to make use of this program** 

Please Note: We ask that you provide at least 24 hours notice and notify Sam Thayer at sthayer@smcds.org if your after care needs change. 

ESD Registration (Sep 6th – Sep 9th)

ESD Registration (Sep 12th – Sep 16th)

ESD Registration (Sep 19th – Sep 23rd)

ESD Registration (Sep 27th – Sep 30th)

ESD Registration (Oct 3rd – Oct 7th)

ESD Registration (Oct 10th – Oct 14th)

ESD Registration (Oct 17th – Oct 21st)

ESD Registration (Oct 24th – Oct 28th)

ESD Registration (Oct 31st – Nov 4th)

ESD Registration (Nov 7th – Nov 11th)

 ESD Registration (Nov 14th – Nov 18th)

ESD Registration (Nov 28th – Dec 2nd)

ESD Registration (Dec 5th – Dec 9th)

 ESD Registration (Dec 12th – Dec 16th)

The ESD program has a rolling dismissal, which means that children can be picked up from ESD at any time during the hours of 3:15-5:30 pm. Pick up for ESD will be from our Rhode Island Ave lot. Please call the ESD pick-up number at 401-849-5970 x. 306 or ring the doorbell on the Van Beuren Building,  and a staff member will escort your child out to you.  

 

Any changes to the list of authorized pick-up names must be communicated to the ESD Director via written documentation.

 

 

ENRICHMENT OFFERINGS FALL 2022

 

Little Picasso’s Session 1

Students will have fun engaging in various arts and craft projects with Ms. Mary Kate! Get your imagination and paint palettes ready for this spectacular class!

Thursdays: Oct 13, 20, 27, Nov 3

Time: 3:15-4:00 PM 

Cost: $75

Grades: PreS – PreK

Click Here to Register for Little Picasso’s Session 1

Space is limited! The withdrawal deadline is Thursday, Sep 29th

 

Nitsuj Martial Arts Session 1

This class will be an introductory martial arts class that will include basic techniques but more importantly focus on self-discipline, self-confidence, and respect. This will all be done in a safe and positive environment. Students will also receive a white belt on the first day of class and a stripe and medal on their last day!

Wednesdays: Oct 12, 19, 26 Nov 2, 9, 16

Time: 3:15-4:15 PM 

Cost: $110 (Includes belt, a stripe and medal)

Grades: K-2

Click Here to Register for Nitsuj Martial Arts Session 1

Space is limited! The withdrawal deadline is Wednesday, Sep 28th.

 

Paint Party by Mermaid Masterpieces Session 1

Join Becky from Mermaid Masterpieces in painting your own Masterpiece! Painters will be lead step by step in learning the days painting, while listening to music, laughing, building their confidence. They will be walking away with a smile on their face and feeling positive – with an epic new painting that they’ll be super proud of!

Mondays: Oct 3, 17, 24, 31

Time: 3:15-4:15 PM 

Cost: $110 (Includes all paint supplies and canvas each week)

Grades: 1-4

Click Here to Register for Paint Party by Mermaid Masterpieces

Space is limited! The withdrawal deadline is Monday, Sep 19th.

 

Chess Master Connections Session 1

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, chess offers students the opportunity to build life skills in a fun and enriching way.  In chess, just as in life, you can aimlessly wander around OR set yourself a goal, build a plan and strive to accomplish it.

Thursdays: Oct 6, 13, 20, 27th Nov 3, 17

Time: 3:15-4:15 PM 

Cost: $130

Grades: K-8

Click Here to Register for Chess Master Connections Session 1

Space is limited! The withdrawal deadline is Thursday, Sep 22nd.

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