At Renaissance we believe in the whole development of the child and that exposure to the arts and to various forms of expression is key.  Below you will meet our various Enrichment staff, experts in their disciplines and passionate about working with young people.

 

Virginia Maier  Visual Art with Virginia Maier

Ms. Virginia explores academic themes with students as well as   school-wide studies of art  elements while challenging students to   define art for themselves.  Working weekly with  infants through   Elementary students, Virginia uses found objects, recyclables and unique  art supplies while engaging the students to talk about the process of their work. Ms. Virginia offers small group classes to students after school on Wednesdays.  See registration form below to preview or enroll your child.

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soccer-ballAmazing Athletes with Coach Caroline

Caroline Jerger offers a once-weekly multi-sport sports curriculum that includes muscle awareness, fundamental sports motor skills, nutrition and more.  This class is offered during the morning recess time to all students at the Toddler level and above .  See registration form below to enroll your child.

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Music & Mariposas, Private Guitar with Sandra Stegeman

Ms. Sandy offers a bilingual group music and rhythm class weekly to students.  This fun, interactive class engages children’s love of music and dance while helping strengthen their sense of rhythm, singing voices, spatial awareness and more in a weekly group class.  Sandra also offers private guitar lessons to interested students in a relaxed, encouraging setting.  See registration form below to preview or enroll your child.

 

Violin Lessons with Dana Friedli 

Dana is a founding member of Suzuki of the Triangle.  “Suzuki” is an educational method, which strives to create ability and beautiful character in students through a nurturing environment. Dana has taught at Heartwood Montessori School for years and is excited to bring her love of violin to Renaissance. Lessons are taught on Mondays 11:00-11:45. More information and sign up at Suzuki of the Triangle.

 

Children’s Yoga with Rakhi Kreymerman

Children’s Yoga with Rakhi Kreymerman on Fridays 11:15-11:50.  Classes will be $45.00/month starting Friday, January 13.  Contact is rkreymerman@yahoo.com if you have questions.  Registration forms at the front desk.