Enrichment

             
                            Engineering Club collage

St. John's Academy offers numerous opportunities for students to extend their learning and personal growth beyond the school day through various enrichment activities. Enrichment for the 2019-2020 school year will be available throughout the year.  

  • Below is just a sampling of the enrichment activities that are available during the 2019-2020 school year. Do you have a question about our enrichment program? Contact SJA Dean of Students, Mrs. Theresa Cabrera at tcabrera@sja-hillsdale.org
  • Romance Language Lessons: Both French and Italian classes for beginners.  This program is designed to prepare students to communicate through speaking, reading, writing, and understanding the written and spoken language.
  • Engineering Club: Designed to promote critical and creative thinking for real-world engineering problems, the engineering club exposes students to hands-on activities which educate and promote interest in engineering and robotics.

  • Chess Club:  Open to students in grades 4-8. Students of various playing levels from beginner to advanced learn the skills to enjoy (and possibly compete in tournaments) with this timeless game. 

     

  • Keepsake Krafts: Open to Pre-K3 through grade 2.  Students create holiday-themed crafts for parents to enjoy for years to come.

  • ​Chinese Language Lessons: Chinese classes designed to prepare students to communicate through speaking, writing, and understanding the written and spoken language.
  • Gardening Club: Open to students in Pre-K to grade 3. Students learn various aspects of growing a garden.