After School Vendor Electives


After School Vendor Elective Classes offered 4th Quarter 2019 are listed below with information and links to their flyers for registering. All registration is done directly with the vendors and all classes are held at Blaine. Students meet in the auditorium at 2nd Dismissal Bell where they will be picked up by their instructors. Kindergarten students will be gathered in the Annex building and escorted to their vendor classes.
**All dismissals are from the Main Entrance, you must come into the school to pick up your child from a Vendor Elective Class**
If your child will return to Blaine’s Tuition Based After School (TBAS) program, you will need to register for a Full Day. To Register for the TBAS Program for 4th Quarter, please email the director,, please email the director, Denise Rivas.

Vendor Elective Classes Options:

**NEW CLASS** Blaine Art Class: Kids will explore various media including oil and dry Pastels, acrylics and more! They will also learn fun drawing techniques. The class is structured but relaxed, and is designed to teach kids self-worth, self-control, and responsibility.
Class Schedule: Wednesdays- 1st/2nd grades 3:15 to 4:30 $100 Starts April 24th to June 5th; Thursdays- 3rd/4th grades 3:15 to 4:30 $100 Starts April 26th to June 6th
Register info: Registration is open on Monday, April 4th for link and information please email Denise Rivas

Karate-Do: Japanese Martial Art of Self Defense Class for grades 1st to 8th meets on Tuesdays at Blaine from 3pm to 4pm. 8 weeks, begins 4/9 to 6/4.
Cost: $170. Register via phone 773-799-8459 or email: Ky Jacoby.

Mission Propelle’s Girl Power Yoga Club: emphasizing social and emotional learning, helping girls build confidence and problem-solving skills. In every class girls learn yoga, and build literacy and leadership skills through Dottie Books, and make new friends through games. Grades: 1-5; Cost: $ 115 per student and all new students receive a yoga mat. 8 weeks on Wednesdays: 4/24 to 6/5 from 3:15 to 4:15 Register online here.

Ten Pound Cake Company Cooking Class: Age and skill appropriate cooking classes. Recipes and treats to be taken home after each class. Classes run 7 weeks after Spring Break beginning 4/22 to 6/8. TO REGISTER: Email Julie Swift for registration link and information BEFORE Saturday, April 6th.
Registration will open on Sunday, April 7th at 8 pm.
Grades: 1- 8; Classes meet 3:15 to 4:30 pm. Sessions and Pricing below:
Mondays-1st/2nd grades -6 weeks for $150
Tuesdays-3rd/4th grades – 7 weeks for $175
Wednesdays-5th/8th grades – 7 weeks for $210
Thursdays-1st/2nd grades – 7 weeks for $175
Fridays- 3rd/4th grades – 7 weeks for $175

Design Dance Classes:
Storytime Dance: This class will bring your favorite storybooks to life through dance plus creative movement technique plus activities.
Grades: PreK-1; Cost: $120 for 8 weeks; (Tuesdays: 4/23 to 6/4 from 3:15-4:15)
Register online here

Hip Hop Dance: Perfect for all skill levels, this class will teach Hip Hop dance techniques plus culture with upbeat music in an energetic class environment.
Grades: 2-5; Cost: $120 for 8 weeks. (Thursdays: 4/25 to 6/ 6 from 3:15-4:15)
Register online here.

Chess Scholars Classes:
Smart Chess Scholars for PreK: innovative approach to teaching chess to children as young as 3 years old. Life size chess mat 4ft x 4ft – children have a blast playing human chess, sing, dance, activities to keep them engaged.
Cost: Early registration $112 for 7 weeks or add an extra $15 if registering after 4/10 (Weds: 4/24 to 6/5 from 3:15 to 4:15)
Register online here. Enter Code: BLN4.24.19A

Chess Scholars: Develop your child’s intellect through the fun game of chess. No previous knowledge of chess is necessary. Both new and returning participants are welcome! Chess has been to enhance motivation, concentration, focus, social skills, and creativity. Offering two different sessions for Lower Grades (KG-2) and Upper Grades (3-8) Contact Chess Scholars with questions: 847-482-9999

Tuesday Classes: Early registration $111 add an additional fee after 3/28 of $15. Tues: 4/9 to 6/4 from 3:15 to 4:15
Thursdays Classes: Early registration $111 add an additional fee after 3/28 of $15. Thurs: 4/11 to 6/6 from 3:15 to 4:15
Register online here must enter codes- see below:
Tues. Lower (KG-2) Code: BLN4.9.19L or Tues. Upper (3-8) Code: BLN4.9.19U
Thurs Lower(KG-2)Code: BLN4.11.19L or Thurs.Upper (3-8)

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