After-School Activities

The Ritchie Park PTA is excited to announce the programs for Fall of 2018.


Please Note: All activities will provide one need-based scholarship per session.  Please contact the vendor directly to apply. Students may only receive one need-based scholarship per session.

FALL 2018 After-School Programs


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Big Learning: Introduction to Robotics & Coding

Shining Kids Yoga - space available (2nd class added)



Chess Club - space still available



POM SQUAD — full

email vendor to be added to waitlist—if enough people sign up a second class will be added

P.O.M. Squad is a 2-in-1 dance and mentoring program for girls that focuses on building confidence through dance. This Fall, learn fun choreography for the Thanksgiving Parade and Fall Showcase.  

  • Grades: K-5

  • Tuesdays, 3:30 pm -4:30 pm

  • Dates: September 25 - December 11

  • Registration: Register Here

  • Cost: $140

  • need-based scholarship available - email vendor to apply

  • Contact: Tasha | 202-573-8274 |

Performing arts club - now open to grades K - 5


Grades K - 5


Art Collage - FULL


Art Collage is a class designed to experience the use of many art mediums. We will use acrylic, tempera, and watercolor, as we explore different painting techniques.

In addition, we will draw with pen and ink, charcoal, colored pencils and oil pastel. This class is a “collage” meaning: a little bit of everything, mostly fun!

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Basketball skills - offered through the City of Rockville - CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT

  • Wednesdays, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm


big learning: Spanish

  • Wednesdays, 3:35pm - 4:35 pm

  • Two groups: K-1 and 2-5

  • Dates: October 3 - January 16

  • Cost: $229; Early bird special of $10 off for each class now through Sept 24th!

  • One need-based scholarship per class available. Contact vendor to apply.

  • Register and pay online at

  • Click here for the flyer.


hip hop & Ballet combo class w/ janice - FULL; ENROLLMENT CLOSED

Come learn some awesome dance moves after school with Ms. Janice!  We will combine ballet technique for the first half of the class and finish with some cool hip hop styles.

  • Grades K-2

  • Time: Thursdays, 3:30-4:45 p.m.

  • Dates: September 27 - Nov 15

  • Price: $140

  • Need-based scholarship available; email vendor to apply

  • Contact: Janice Lulenfeld or 301-461-0032 - PROGRAM IS FULL

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Great adventure lab - robotics

  • Grades 3-5

  • Thursdays, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

  • Dates: Oct 18, 25, Nov 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec 6

  • Cost: $135.

  • Register online: Great Adventure Lab Registration

  • One Need-based scholarship available; email vendor to apply

  • One parent aide needed for class - child gets free tuition. If interested in being a parent aide, please email

  • Click here for the flyer


Zen budo karate - offered through the City of Rockville

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mixed media explorations art class - full

This class will explore a fantastic art technique called "mixed media" through a variety of art mediums! Grades 2-5

  • Fridays, 3:30-4:45 p.m.

  • Dates: September 28-November 9 (no class October 5)

  • Cost: $115 ($10 discount for RPES teacher's family; $5 discount for PTA members)

  • One Need-based scholarship available; email vendor to apply

  • Contact: Asmin Sen at or 202-492-8144

  • Click here for the Flyer