After-School Program at Salvin

Jeanne Peraza – Program Manager


Carousel’s After-School Program offers a balanced curriculum in which social and recreational activities are designed to promote the physical, social, emotional, and creative development of each child. The After-School Program serves children ages 5-18.


For Admission information, please click here.


Location & Hours

Salvin School
1925 S. Budlong Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90007

(310) 645-9222

2:00 pm – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday

Carousel School also offers extended Camp hours at Salvin, from 8:00am – 4:00pm, during Spring Break, Summer Break, and Winter Break.


Staff

Carousel staff members are qualified teachers and assistants who are selected for their education, experience, and skills. Great care is taken in selecting staff members who relate well to children and families, and who are sensitive to their needs.


After-School Program Schedule:

Start
2:00
2:20
2:50
3:30
3:45
4:15
4:45
End
2:20
2:50
3:30
3:45
4:15
4:45
5:00
Activity
Arrival
Circle Time/Music and Movement
Fine Motor Art Project
Toileting/Washing Hands
Snack
Outdoor/Gross Motor Skills
Goodbye Circle

 

Program Activities Include:

Arts and CraftsChildren are given the opportunity to create through the use of paints, water colors, chalk, clay, and more.
Story Time/DiscussionA book of the week will be read and discussed within the group. Students may bring a book from home or choose from a list of titles at the local library.
Music and MovementA variety of music is used, including classical, jazz, blues, folk, rock, pop, country/western, reggae, and other genres. Dance will encourage creativity and help develop physical coordination.
Cold CookingThe students will learn the basics of measuring and cooking through participation in a weekly cooking project. Nutrition and healthy eating habits are discussed.
Outdoor SportsStudents participate in organized sports, including basketball, softball, soccer, football, relay races, and more. Water play games are also included during the summer.