50 Years of Excellence in Education

Extracurricular Activities

Extracurricular activities are hosted on-site at St. Peter's afterschool, but booked and arranged through the vendors providing them (with the exception of Spanish, which is taken care of through the school office.) Deadlines for sign-up vary; reminders are posted on our Facebook page and through SchoolCues. Activities vary from semester to semester, but we are currently offering the following classes afterschool:


Days/Times: Mondays 2:45 PM-3:45 PM and 2:45 PM-3:45 PM
Description: Chess Emporium is the best place for scholastic chess in Arizona. With clubs in hundreds of schools and two learning centers, they offer a one-stop environment for everything chess. Their programs offer students from kindergarten through adult a chance to learn about chess. They teach all skill levels, from beginners to advanced players.
Website: www.chessemporium.com

Color Wheels

Days/Times: TBD
Description:Color Wheels is a visual arts class uniquely designed to nurture creativity, resourcefulness, and observational skills while encouraging experimentation and building confidence. Artist Betsy Etchart introduces students to a wide variety of 2D and 3D media, teaches proper use of tools and materials (and clean up!), and explores the history of art and the elements of design.


Days/Times: TBD
Description: Ignite's Kids Yoga After School Program is offered weekdays at the child's school after school ends. Classes are designed to introduce children to yoga, and help build a strong foundational yoga practice that they can then take off the mat and into the world. Emphasis is placed on postures, anti-bullying, breathing techniques, self-esteem, and stress management techniques. Kids will build confidence, improve focus, increase flexibility, and develop relaxation techniques to help with difficult times.
Website: www.igniteyogastudios.com

Spanish with Senora Graves

Days/Times: Monday/Wednesday 2:45 PM-3:45PM, and Tuesday/Thursday 11:30 AM-1:00 PM and 2:45 PM-3:45 PM
Description: Senora Graves, a former classroom aide at St. Peter's Montessori, teaches basic Spanish language lessons to students twice weekly. She utilizes songs, games, and fun play exercises to instruct students in speaking conversational Spanish.

Twinkle Toes Dance Classes

Days/Times: Wednesdays at 2:45 PM-3:30 PM
Description: Twinkle Toes Dance Productions LLC is a mobile enrichment program that travels to schools throughout the valley teaching various styles of dance to children ages 2 years and up. Twinkle Toes is focused on teaching dance to children in a fun, positive and encouraging environment. Twinkle Toes has been hosting afterschool classes at St. Peter’s campus since 2011.
Website: www.twinkletoesdance.com