Circle time, stories and outside interaction provided in the classrooms are key to the development of your child. Our selection of extra-curricular enrichment programs can broaden horizons and open up a new world of fun and learning!
Through the study of a workbook, the singing of songs, and vocabulary, your child will gain an understanding of Spanish. The class is low key and rudimentary, stressing a basic grasp of the language rather than fluency. The children will learn greetings, alphabet, body parts, numbers and lots more.
Cost: $39 / 4-week session
Martial Arts teach life skills, skills students will use their entire life. U.S. Martial Arts has been teaching children for over 10 years and in that time they have developed a very effective, yet fun program. Classes are taught once a week at Orchard Valley Learning Center for your convenience.
Cost: $45 / 4-week session
In the spring, fall and summer months your child can learn the basics of soccer with Little Feats. In this 30-45 minute class they will learn soccer fundamentals, including the basic rules of soccer, proper skills and techniques and gain the ability to control the ball. They will also focus on teamwork and sportsmanship learning how to accomplish a team set goal, conducting yourselves when you win or lose and respecting your opponents.
Cost: $45 / 4-week session
A year round sports program geared to developing hand-eye coordination, gross motor skills, muscle tone, physical fitness and enthusiasm for all sports by introducing basic skills through playful drills. This class will build confidence and give your child an edge when they begin participating in competitive sports. Some of the sports introduced are football, baseball, hockey, basketball, and golf.
Cost: $40 / 4-week session
This 30 minute dance class teaches ballet and tap once a week. The class will consist of warm-ups, stretching, and dance instruction. Tap and ballet shoes are required. Dance will teach your child coordination, flexibility, and endurance as they gain body control. All of the children will learn a variety of dance moves that they will put together in a recital.
Cost: $44 / 4-week session
The FUN BUS is a full sized bus equipped with tumbling equipment such as tumbling mats, parallel bar, trampoline, rock wall, rings and swings. It will provide your child with fitness fun at school. The 30 minute classes bring an interactive and FUN approach to improving the following: Gross motor skills, physical fitness, coordination, self-esteem, social skills and interaction.
Cost: $88 / 8-week session
Swim lessons are taught in low-ratio groups at our on-sight swimming pool with center staff who are certified lifeguards. The pool begins at 2½ feet deep and continues to a depth of 3½ feet. This shallow depth encourages confidence in swimmers of all ages and levels.
Cost: $100 / 5-week session (Mon thru Thurs)
Nancy E. Panasci is our certified Speech Pathologist with her own private practice. She has provided speech screenings and therapy for over 16 years at The Village. The screening assesses oral motor and articulation abilities, receptive and expressive language abilities, and auditory processing abilities.
Cost: $60 for Initial Speech Screening