After-School Classes
After-School Classes by Grade Level

Classes for 4th Graders

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  • Artist Studio

    For girls in grades 2-4
    Date/Time: Tuesdays, February 6-April 16 (no classes 3/12) from 3:15-4:15 PM
    Instructor: Martha Berge
    Cost: $250
    Learn drawing and painting techniques, and create multi-media art, sculpture, weaving, and collage.
  • Bee Sharp Choir

    For girls in grades 2-4
    Date/Time: Tuesdays, February 6-April 16 (no classes 3/12) from 3:15-4:15 PM
    Performances: Spring Music Concert on April 18 and Singing Anthem at the Memphis Redbirds Game on April 28 
    Instructor: Heather Short
    Cost: $250
    Enhance your vocal skills and perform at various school and community events.
  • Cheerleading

    For girls in grades 1-4
    Date/Time: Wednesdays, January 31-April 17 (no class 2/14, 3/13) from 2:15-3:15 PM
    Coach: Morgan Lincoln 
    Cost: $250
    Learn beginning cheers and teamwork. Build confidence as you prepare to share your school spirit at a Parent Observation Day on the last day of class.
  • Fabulous Floristry

    For girls in grades 2-4
    Date/Time: Thursdays, February 8-April 18 (no classes 3/14) from 3:15-4:15 PM
    Instructor: Miss. Emily (Bloom Studios)
    Cost: $300
    Learn the foundations of flower arranging and care from seedling to bouquet. Emily Cantrell shares her tips and tricks for creating and styling seasonal blooms and greenery. Reconnect with nature and the joys of the garden at Hutchison’s Farm.
  • Hutchison Chess Club

    For girls in grades 3-8 
    Date/Time: Tuesdays, February 6-April 16 (no classes 3/12) from 3:30-4:30 PM
    Instructors: Mid-South Chess Coaches and Joe Koelsch (Hutchison Middle School Math Teacher)
    Cost: $280
    Hutchison's Chess Club is a space where girls of all skill levels and backgrounds can come together to learn the game. Students will explore every aspect of chess from the movement of pieces on the board to the strategies to bring an opponent to check-mate. We'll build skill, confidence, and sportsmanship as we learn and compete. Most importantly, we'll have fun playing a game that will stay with them forever.
  • Hutchison Lacrosse League

    For girls in grades 3-4
    Date/Time: Mondays and Fridays, March 4-April 27 (no practice 3/8, 3/11, 3/15, 3/29, 4/1) from 3:30-4:30 PM
    Saturday Games  3/23, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27 (subject to change)
    Instructor: Jill Allen
    Cost:  $400*, includes jersey
    *Additional Lacrosse Equipment purchase is required for this sport.
  • Hutchison Swim Team

    For Hutchison girls in grades 3-5
    Date/Time:
    Practices
    Mondays and Wednesdays January 8 - February 29 (no practice 1/15, 2/19) from 5:30-6:30 at the Nuber YMCA
    Meets: Thursday, January 25 and February 29 
    Coaches: Cheryl Parker and Katie Sentilles (MS and US Swim Coaches)
    Cost: $425*

    *-Swimmers will need to purchase swimsuits from the options sent by the coaches. Once purchased please deliver to the CFE office in the Abston Early Childhood building by December 8th so that we can have the Hutchison logo added before the first practice. 

    Swimmers will practice twice weekly at the Ric Nuber YMCA and participate in two swim meets. Makeup days will be on Thursdays as needed. Swimmers must be “deep water safe” and be able to get across one length of the pool in any way. They will play fun games, and learn the four competitive swim team strokes, practice relays, starts, and turns!
  • Nutcracker Ballet Workshop

    For girls in grades K-4
    Date/Time: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, December 4, 5, 7, 11, 12, 14 from 3:15-4:45 PM
    Performance: Thursday, December 14 at 3:45 PM 
    Instructor: Katy Stanfield
    Cost: $200
  • Pottery

    For girls in grades 2-4
    Date/Time: Wednesdays, January 31-April 17 (no class 2/14, 3/13) from 2:10-3:20 PM
    Instructor: Kristi Duckworth
    Cost: $280
    Develop creative concepts in clay. Learn the techniques of throwing on the wheel, hand building, and combining altered forms.
  • Private Music Lessons

    For girls and boys in grades K-12

    Private lessons for 30 or 45 minutes in piano, violin, viola, voice, or harp are offered. All skill levels.

    *You must have access to the instrument you are taking lessons for in order to practice outside of your lesson. 

    Students who are currently taking lessons have first priority for the spring semester.

    Space is limited.
  • Soccer Clinic

    For girls in grades K-4
    Date/Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 23, 25, 30, and May 2 from 3:30-4:15 PM
    Instructors: Hutchison Coaches
    Cost: Free, Spots are limited
    Hutchison offers a sports clinic program for Hutchison girls to provide our girls with opportunities to explore athletics. The main goal is to promote growth and enhance skill development. Because of our commitment to fostering growth throughout the program, girls are invited to participate regardless of skill level or experience.
  • Socktastic Stories!

    For girls in grades 2-4
    Date/Time: Mondays, January 22-April 15 (no classes on 2/19, 3/11. 4/1) from 3:15-4:15 PM
    Instructor: Julia Hinson
    Cost: $250
    Students will turn everyday socks into colorful characters with their own personalities. Through crafting, storytelling, and puppetry, they'll bring their sock puppets to life. Campers will collaborate to create a puppet show that's both entertaining and a testament to their imaginative skills. It's a fun and hands-on way to explore the world of puppetry and storytelling.
  • Taekwondo

    For girls in grades 2-6
    Date/Time: Thursdays, February 8-April 18 (no classes 3/14) from 3:45-4:30 PM
    Instructor: Coach Honeycutt (Midtown Taekwondo)
    Cost: $225
    Involve yourself in martial arts to learn discipline and skills that will help you in school and beyond. In the final class, students will test for stripes and belts. No uniform is required; however, you may wear your own uniform or purchase one through Midtown Taekwondo.
  • Volleyball Clinic

    For girls in grades 1-4
    Date/Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, January 9,11,16, and 18 from 3:30-4:15 PM
    Instructors: Hutchison Coaches
    Cost: Free, Spots are limited
    Hutchison offers a sports clinic program for Hutchison girls to provide our girls with opportunities to explore athletics. The main goal is to promote growth and enhance skill development. Because of our commitment to fostering growth throughout the program, girls are invited to participate regardless of skill level or experience.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

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    Brianna Lofton 

    901-507-2460
  • Photo of Andrea Jeter

    Andrea Jeter 

    Operations Director of After-School & Summer Programs
    (901) 507-2496
  • Photo of Kathryn Morris

    Katie Morris 

    Director of After-School & Summer Programs - SPARK

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