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 2018-2019 school year will be available throughout the year- fall, winter and spring. Enrichment opportunities will be available by September 15. All fall enrichment activities will begin the first week in October unless otherwise noted.   Click on the attachments below to view and print the registration forms.

  • Below are just a sampling of the enrichment activities that were available during the 2018-19 school year. Do you have a question about our enrichment program? Contact assistant principal, Mrs. Sharon Gallagher at sgallagher@sja-hillsdale.org
  • Junior Chorus: An opportunity for students to expand their vocal skills, including proper breathing technique, sight-reading and harmonizing while preparing for two performances during the year.
  • 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.

  • "Taste of Italy": Together we will "travel" to Italy each week and learn about its culture, customs and foods learning a little bit of Italian along the way! For grades 5-8.

  • "Let's go to Italy-Together":  Together we will "travel" to Italy each week and learn about its culture, customs and traditions learning a little bit of Italian along the way! For grades 1-4.

  • Girls Empowered: Create a supportive environment where girls can connect with one another and their mentors.  For grades 6-8.

  • Dough-Re-Me: A fun and exciting holiday cooking class with Mrs. Frank and Mrs. Starvaggi.  Open to grades 2-4.

  • That's So Crafty: Works of art for loved ones with Mrs. Frank and Mrs. Starvaggi.  Open to grades K-2

  • ​Scratch: Learn to code with Mrs. Graizzaro. Open to students in grades 3-6.