After School Enrichment

The PTA is offering many exciting after-school enrichment programs during the 2018-19 academic year.


Fall 2018 Enrichment: Mondays, 10/15 – 11/12

Spring 2019 Enrichment: Wednesdays, 2/27 – 3/27

2:40-3:20: Supervised homework and snack time
3:20-4:20: Enrichment programs

Fall 2018 Program


Registration and payment for After School Enrichment is online via the Store on  After you have registered online, please send your completed Remittance Form (PDF) to school with your child in an envelope marked “After School Enrichment.”

Please read the class description and grade level requirements. 

KG-2nd Grade

Spanish: $45, presented by Mrs. Vest
Students will be introduced to Spanish vocabulary and learn about the Hispanic culture through hands on, interactive learning.
(Minimum of 10 students, Maximum of 15)

Fun and Games: $50, presented by Mrs. Wright
Join Mrs. Wright for a variety of exciting games and physical activities in the gym. Each week we will be movin’ and groovin’ and having a blast. What a great way to end the school day!
(Minimum of 8 students, Maximum 16)

Science Experiments: $55, presented by Ms. Bluford
Grab your lab coat and safety goggles and spend the afternoon with me! We’ll have fun predicting, making observations, and collecting data while conducting hands-on science experiments.
(Minimum of 10 student, Maximum of 15)

2nd-5th Grade

Slime and More: $75, presented by Mrs. Karkosak
Students will explore and create the fourth form of matter, plasma! Also known as slime, gak, and flubber.
(Minimum 10 students, Maximum 15)

Craft Kids: $50, presented by Mrs. Ford
Students will use a wide variety of materials to make keepsake items for themselves or to gift to others. Some of the projects planned are; creating wooden spoon characters like a kitchen angel, scarecrow, or silly monster; rock painting designs; tissue paper decoupage container for collectibles; light bulb snowman and simple cross stitch.
(Minimum 10 students, Maximum 15)

3rd-5th Grade

Coding: $45, presented by Mrs. Conway
Do you love to work with technology, creating animation and video games? Join coding enrichment for an introduction to coding or advancing your coding skills if you already have experience. We will use the Scratch program to create one of a kind animations. This is also a great enrichment if you enjoy problem solving, critical thinking, and collaboration through technology.
(Minimum 10 students, Maximum 20)

Creating Outdoor Décor: $60, presented by Ms. Patoray
Come join and create garden crafts including an earthworm motel, Cheerios bird feeder, sponge grass houses, butterfly feeders and decorative tomato or strawberry planters. A new project is planned for each week an most will be made from recycled bottles.
(Minimum 7 students, Maximum 10)

KG-5th Grade

Cheerleading Squad: $55, presented by Tiffany Christopher and Jodi Donham
Get your pom-poms ready!! Learn simple cheers that can be done at various school events and Gator rallies!! Price includes a Gatorette t-shirt!
(Minimum 10 students, Maximum 20)

Please Note:

  • You will receive an email confirmation once enrollment forms and payment are received. Online registration will close on Wednesday, October 3.
  • Please send your completed Remittance Form to school with your child in an envelope marked “After School Enrichment.”
  • The cost of the enrichments goes toward funding the programs, which includes staffing and equipment/materials. A portion of your registration will go directly back to the Gayton PTA to support future school endeavors.
  • Financial assistance is available on a limited basis. If you would like to discuss, please contact Ms. Fisher, Gayton School Counselor.
  • Enrichment classes are 5 weeks. There will be no make-up classes in the event of a cancellation due to inclement weather. We must follow the Henrico County Schools’ inclement weather schedule.
  • Students are encouraged to bring a healthy, nut free snack to eat during homework time. Please send a pencil for your child to work on homework assignments.
  • Student pick up instructions will be sent to you after registration/payment is received.


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