St. Patrick Catholic School offers several after school programs for an additional cost. These programs may vary from year to year and parents are notified via the school newsletter, an email blast or by an enrollment form that goes home as to when sign-ups take place.The following are some of the programs offered on campus after school:
Monart is an after school drawing class offered to students in grades K-3. Your child will be under the guidance of a certified MONART instructor. Learning to draw will increase your child’s self-confidence and improve their ability to perform well in other academic and social activities. Three 8 week sessions are offered throughout the school year.
Running Club is offered to all students in grades 1-4. Students meet every Wednesday (weather permitting) after school and run/walk to Holiday Park where participants enjoy various fun, physical activites. Students may join any time during the year and must have a permission slip on file.
Academic Chess uses stories, dances, and catchy songs to make the game of chess exciting and easy to understand. This wonderful learning experience not only teaches children to play chess, but also prepares them for life by enhancing their thought process. For an extra cost, students can participate in this 7 week program. For more information, please go to www.academicchess.net
Jump Rope Club
Our Jump Rope Club is run by USA Jump Rope Stars. Students in grades 1-8 may participate in this 10 week after school program. Participant learn to single rope, double dutch, Chinese wheel, 2 person 1 rope and much more! No experience necessary.
TGA and SCPGA brings the golf course to us. Kid-friendly instructors help students develop golf skills and knowledge, while using the sport to teach valuable life lessons like honesty and sportsmanship. For more information call (714) 552-4872.
Battle of the Books Team
St. Pat’s Battle of the Books Team is an after school book club for students in grades 5-8. Students celebrate a love of reading with book talks, activities, and reading incentives, as well as special events throughout the year, including holiday parties and movie night. The culminating event is a Battle of the Books competition, in which students test their knowledge of the books they read.
St. Pat’s Angels
St. Pat’s Angels connects student volunteers and their families with those in need. It was created to help our students find ways to put their faith into action. Through local community service activities, the program provides opportunities to give back to the community. View our students in action: