Campus Life

Discovery Activities

Give your child access to incredible after school enrichment opportunities.

Why drive all over Atlanta for private lessons, after-school activities, and fun? Your child can experience numerous activities all on the GAC campus in a safe environment, and you don't have to spend hours on Atlanta roads!

GAC's after-school program offers many Discovery Activities for Early Childhood Village and Elementary students. Your child can discover their inner artist, learn how to play a new sport, see what it's like to be on stage, conduct science experiments, learn a new language, and so much more.

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  • Fall

    Art
    “Take arts and crafts to the next step, by putting on our creative hats with clay, papier mache, drawing and painting.

    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/19-10/28
    Day(s): M
    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Fees: $240


    Art Safari
    We are going to take a safari around the world! Visit a new country each week and learn about animals native to the country with a sprinkle of literature, dabble of games, and a whole lot of art. Grab your passport and discover the thrill of the hunt without leaving school!

    Grades: K3-K5
    Dates: 8/19-10/28
    Day(s): M
    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Fees: $220


    Basketball (boys)
    All players at all levels will learn about the game of basketball, improve skills, learn sportsmanship, and have fun on the court.

    Grades: 1-4
    Dates: 8/26-10/4
    Day(s): M & F
    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Fees: $225


    Developmental Basketball
    Further develop your skills for competitive play. This program is designed to improve skills for the upcoming basketball season.

    Grades: 5-8
    Dates: 8/28-10/6
    Day(s): W & Su
    Time: W 7:00-8:15 p.m. & Su 6:00-7:00 p.m.
    Fees: $220


    Chess
    Are you new to the game or are you a chess master? This activity will help enhance participants’ critical thinking and development, regardless of their chess skill level.

    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/20-10/29
    Day(s): Tu
    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Fees: $225


    Drama Village
    Kindergartners will explore their creativity on stage as their talents come alive through singing, dancing, and scene work. Village drama cast will perform the pre-show at the Fall and Spring drama productions.

    Grades: K4-K5
    Dates: 8/21-11/8
    Day(s): W
    Time: 2:45-3:30 p.m.
    Fees: $250


    Drama Production A
    Come join the fun and explore the fabulous world of acting. Your child will experience creativity at its finest through singing, choreography, and scene work. Students will work together to put on drama production in November.

    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/19-11/8
    Day(s): M & W
    Time: 3:30-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $450


    Drama Production B
    Come join the fun and explore the fabulous world of acting. Your child will experience creativity at its finest through singing, choreography, and scene work. Students will work together to put on drama production in November.

    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/19-11/8
    Day(s): T & TH
    Time: 3:30-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $450


    Flag Football
    Get in the huddle with TGA’s Flag Football Enrichment Program! Our program combines athletics, academics, and life lessons to create a dynamic experience that emphasizes safety, fitness, and fun. Certified coaches lead students through station-based drills and games that develop the fundamental skills of passing, catching, running, and defending while using the sport to teach valuable life lessons including perseverance, leadership, and sportsmanship. TGA’s mission is to empower students with the tools to be successful within a team and in life. This class is designed for beginner/intermediate players and all equipment will be provided.

    Grades: 2-5
    Dates: 8/21-10/30
    Day(s): W
    Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $250


    Golf K4-K5
    TGA brings the golf course to you offering a fun introduction to the game for ages 4-5. Students focus on improving fine motor skills and coordination through games and drills while learning the basic rules & etiquette of golf. Coaches use teachable moments during lessons and games to promote life skills like honesty and sportsmanship. Modified equipment and activities are designed to help each student reach a new level of success in an entertaining and supportive environment. TGA will provide all necessary equipment including golf clubs for this program.

    Grades: K4-K5
    Dates: 8/23-11/1
    Day(s): F
    Time: 3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
    Fees: $195


    Golf 1st-5th
    TGA brings the golf course to you! Our award-winning curriculum incorporates golf instruction, educational components, and character development lessons in a fun and nurturing environment. Students develop skills and understanding of the game through station-based activities and drills that increase in difficulty throughout our 5-level program. Achievement awards will be given at the end of each session, corresponding to the level of completion. Come tee it up with TGA! TGA will provide all necessary equipment including golf clubs for this program.

    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/23-11/1
    Day(s): F
    Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $250


    Martial Arts
    Does your child know what to do if approached by a unfamiliar person? Dynamic new program from Enable Self-Defense, that teaches kids simple but effective techniques to defend themselves if need be. Situational awareness and role playing specifically designed to challenge and enhance confidence and empowerment in students . Creative drills and games to build mental and physical growth, all while having fun and working together as a team.

    Grades: K3-K5
    Dates: 8/20-10/29
    Day(s): T
    Time: 3:30-4:00 p.m.
    Fees: $200 + Uniform


    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/20-10/29
    Day(s): T
    Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $270 + Uniform


    Science Palooza
    Come discover, experiment, and create as we learn about the colliding worlds of art and science in this STEAM-based class. We will create simple machines, learn about crystals and minerals, and dabble in the world of robots. Put on your lab coat and grab your art supplies because this STEAM class will rock your world.

    Grades: K5-2
    Dates: 8/22-10/31
    Day(s): TH
    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Fees: $275


    Grades: 3-6
    Dates: 8/22-10/31
    Day(s): TH
    Time: 4:40-5:40 p.m.
    Fees: $275


    Stem Challenge w/Lego
    Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects. There are no prerequisites for this course. Each season's course features different engineer-designed projects. For 2018-2019 our curriculum features these projects: FALL: Belt Drive Cars, Truss Bridges, Rail Racers, and Pneumatic Forklifts

    Grades: 2-5
    Dates: 8/19-10/28
    Day(s): M
    3:30-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $255


    Sports Medley
    Get in the game with TGA’s Sports Medley! Our class will combine athletics and life lessons to create a dynamic experience that emphasizes safety, fitness, and fun for ages 3-5. Certified coaches lead students through station-based drills and games that develop the fundamentals of throwing, catching, running, and motor skills used throughout many sports. All equipment will be provided for this class.

    Grades: K3-K5
    Dates: 8/21-10/30
    Day(s): W
    Time: 3:30-4:00 p.m.
    Fees: $195


    Tennis K4-K5
    TGA brings the tennis court to you offering a fun introduction to the game for ages 4-5. Students focus on improving fine motor skills and coordination through games and drills while learning the basic rules & etiquette of tennis. Coaches use teachable moments during lessons and games to promote life skills like honesty and sportsmanship. TGA utilizes the USTA’s court, racquet and ball guidelines for youth tennis which helps make it easy for students to experience success right from the beginning. TGA will provide all the necessary equipment and training materials for this program, including tennis racquets.

    Grades: K4-K5
    Dates: 8/20-10/29
    Day(s): T
    Time: 3:30-4:00 p.m.
    Fees: $195


    Tennis 1st-5th
    TGA is serving up aces in our tennis class! TGA has partnered with the United States Tennis Association (USTA) to create a fun and innovative tennis program for your child that takes place after school on campus. We get students moving while teaching them the fundamentals of the game, important life skills, and academic lessons intrinsic to the sport. Station-based games and drills increase in difficulty as players progress through our 5-level enrichment program. Achievement awards will be given at the end of each session, corresponding to the level of completion. Come rally with TGA!

    Grades: 1-5
    Dates: 8/20-10/29
    Day(s): T
    Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
    Fees: $250


    Tumbling
    Tumblers will work on the basics of body control and body position with National Champion Atlanta Jayhawks coach. Participants will learn progressions for back handsprings, cartwheels, round-offs, backbends, handstands, and walkovers. For the more advanced tumbler, standing back handspring series and round-off back handspring series will be perfected.

    Grades: K4-5
    Dates: 8/21-10/30
    Day(s): W
    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    Fees: $225

     
     
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