Student Enrichment Offerings
The following Student Enrichment Programs are offered at our school. These programs are coordinated and managed by our Community Education Department. Please click on the registration links below to learn more and register today.
Contact Gilbert Public Schools Community Education Office
480-892-9089 ext. 100
Office Hours: Monday–Thursday 8:00 am–4:30 pm & Friday 8:00 am–12:00 pm (closed Fridays in June/July)
Note: Gilbert Public Schools Community Education Department has computer terminals available to use at our office at 6839 East Guadalupe Road in Mesa, Arizona, for preschool enrollment for families without online access.
Chess Emporium is designed to teach children of all ages how to play chess from scratch, and help them develop their game to a new level. Advanced students will be given instruction on abstract theory, tournament preparation, and the educational benefits of chess. *Please note: There will be two twelve-week sessions for the duration of the 2017-2018 school year. Chess instructors will provide a list of dates when class will not be held during the fall semester. *Please note there will no class on half-days, holidays, and during school breaks. Chess is open to grades K - 6th.
Elements Music I
An innovative piano program created to expose children to playing the piano in a positive, fun, group environment. Students play their favorite songs from day one learning Rhythm, Counting, Note Reading, and Theory. Fun recital to share with families on the last day. Portable piano lab set up at your school! Visit our website @ www.elementsmusic.com for more information. Questions? Please call Elements Music at 480-325-2684. Open to grades 1st - 5th only. Please note there will be no class on half-days, holidays and during school breaks.
Science Matters - Goosebumps
Turn the human body inside out in this behind the scenes science exploration. From top to bottom - make models of your organs and body parts - lungs, brain, and blood. Make your muscles twitch. Get your skin ready for goose bump fun in this wild journey through the human body! Grades K - 5th. Please note: There will be no class on holidays, half-days and on school breaks.
Science Matters - Machine Madness
Spring in to action with this club! Build a catapult and invent your own air-powered car as we learn the laws of motion. From skateboard parks to Merry-go-rounds, we'll learn how to harness the natural forces that make machines tick. So much physics fun it will make your heads spin! Grades K - 5th. Please note: There will be no class on holidays, half-days, and during school breaks.
Science Matters - Slimeology
Slimey, Gooey, and Gross. FINALLY, a club all about SLIME. We will make all the different kinds of Non-Newtonian Fluids and explore the properties of matter. If you can squeeze it between your fingers and toes, we are going to make it. Floam, Sparkle Slime, and of course glow in the dark slime. It's a messy club made for the messiest of us all. Grades K - 5th. Please note: There will be no class on holidays, half-days and during school breaks.
How to Register
If you have never created an online family account, select "New Account". If you have previously set up a family account for either Enrichment, VIK, or Kindercamp, select "Existing Account" and simply login. If you are unsure if you have an online account please contact Community Education at Tel: 480-892-9089 x100
If you have questions or require assistance during the registration process, please contact the Program Supervisor, Nathan Paquet, at 480-373-5569.
No Computer Access?
Community Education has computer terminals available at our office located at 6839 E.Guadalupe Rd. in Mesa.