Ross Recreation Programs

Sandrick's Sports Early Release


Instructor: Sandrick
10 weeks
Join Sandrick for lots of FUN games on the Wednesday early release dates. The children will play everything from dodge ball to hockey and many games in between.
Ross School has priority use of the gym. There may be times when Sandrick's class will be outside due to the school using the gym. If raining, the class will be cancelled.
10 weeks. No class 4/11
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1 - 5 grade
04/04/18 - 06/13/18 Wednesday Spring18
1:45 - 3:00
Ross School
gym
$ 250 FULL: Join Waitlist Sandrick's Sports Early Release

Flag Football


Instructor: Jean Marc
8 weeks
This high-powered sports class will teach you the basics of flag football; an injury-free way to play this popular sport. Practice passing, receiving and learning good sportsmanship. The kids will love it. No class 4/11, 8 wks.
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2 - 4 grade
04/03/18 - 05/29/18 Tuesday Spring18
4:15 - 5:15
Ross School
$ 225 REGISTER Flag Football

Boys Lacrosse


Instructor: Jean Marc
8 weeks
Ross Recreation is providing a Boys Lacrosse Program for grades 1-4. With Jean Marc's guidance the boys will learn the fundamental techniques of cradling, shooting, passing, as well as the strategies of defense, offense and scoring. A stick, mouth guard, and protective eye wear are required equipment. We will need volunteer coaches for Saturday games. Price includes shirts. 8 wks. No class the week of 4/9.

UPDATE, 3/28/18: There will be NO GAMES for boys in 3rd and 4th grade. Practices only on Wednesdays at 3:15pm.
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3 - 4 grade
04/04/18 - 05/30/18 Wednesday Spring18
3:15 - 4:15
Ross School
Field
$ 175 REGISTER Boys Lacrosse Gr 3-4
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1 - 2 grade
04/05/18 - 05/31/18 Thursday Spring18
4:15 - 5:15
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 275 REGISTER Boys Lacrosse Gr 1-2
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1 - 2 grade
04/06/18 - 06/01/18 Friday Spring18
3:15 - 4:15
Ross School
Field
$ 275 REGISTER Boys Lacrosse Gr 1-2

Girls Lacrosse


Instructor: Jean Marc
8 weeks
Ross Recreation is providing a Girls Lacrosse Program for grades 1-5. For this beginning level (gr. 1-2) Jean Marc will introduce the girls to the fundamental techniques of cradling, shooting, passing as well as the strategies for defense, offense and scoring. A mouth guard, protective eye wear, and stick are required equipment. We will need volunteer coaches for Saturday games. Price includes shirts. 8 wks. No class the week of 4/9.
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1 - 2 grade
04/06/18 - 06/01/18 Friday Spring18
4:15 - 5:15
Ross School
Field
$ 275 REGISTER Girls Lacrosse Gr 1-2
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3 - 4 grade
04/04/18 - 05/30/18 Wednesday Spring18
4:15 - 5:15
Ross School
$ 275 REGISTER Girls Lacrosse Gr 3-4
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1 - 2 grade
04/05/18 - 05/31/18 Thursday Spring18
3:15 - 4:15
Ross School
$ 275 REGISTER Girls Lacrosse Gr 1-2

Basketball League Girls


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer
11 weeks
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2 - 4 grade
12/01/17 - 03/09/18 Friday Fall17
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Ross School
Gym
$ 295 Basketball League Girls Gr 2-4

Basketball League Boys Gr 2-4


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer
11 weeks
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2 - 4 grade
12/01/17 - 03/09/18 Friday Fall17
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ross School
Gym
$ 295 Basketball League Boys Gr 2-4

Holly's Hoppin Camp


Instructor: Holly Salamun
1 weeks
The adventure is just beginning as your child takes a well deserved break from school. We'll explore, create, and have "tons of fun" while learning about healthy food, science, art and yoga. Holly will encourage them to grow as they learn more about: self expression, create art projects, work as scientists discovering and observing, team work, cooking (using fresh ingredients) and a love of yoga. Everyday your child will use his/her imagination and creativity. Please bring a healthy hearty lunch and pack a snack. DROP IN is $75 per day.
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4.5 - 11 year olds
04/09/18 - 04/13/18 M-F Spring18
9:00 - 1:00
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 300 REGISTER Holly's Hoppin Spring Camp

Learn to Code: Game Design with Fusion


Instructor: Lucas Leonardo
10 weeks
Ross Rec is offering a coding and game design course this spring for kids! Students will use the program Multimedia Fusion to create their own 2D Platform game. Levels will be fully designed from background to characters and then programmed using a series of if/then statements. The final product will be a fully functional game with lives, enemies, and goals. This 10 week class will be taught by Ross School's Media Integration Teacher, Lucas Leonardo.
No Class 4/10
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2 - 6 grade
04/03/18 - 06/12/18 Tuesday Spring18
3:30 - 4:30
Ross School
Cyber Cafe Room
$ 250 REGISTER Learn to Code: Game Design with Fusion

Art with Casey


Instructor: Casey Waits
9 weeks
Art with Casey is a perfect introductory course for young artists. Each week devoted to a new medium and a new themed project. Beginning with graphite blocks and sticks we will work on developing our eye by sketching from life. We then will explore working with charcoal as we create portraits of our classmates, collage creations and more. With a focus on developing our skillsets, creative minds eye, and fun, this class is a must for all young Picasso’s and Da Vinci’s.
No class dates 4/9 & 5/28
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1 - 4 grade
04/02/18 - 06/11/18 Monday Spring18
3:15 - 4:15
Ross School
Green Room
$ 230 REGISTER Art with Casey

Middle School Boxing


Instructor: Edward Green
9 weeks
Ross Recreation is offering a boxing club for middle school kids. Using boxing skills and drills to increase your muscular and cardio endurance while having fun. This course will strengthen your core, and your upper and lower body. One-on-one training is provided if time allows, this is a technique class with NO CONTACT involved.
No Class dates 4/10
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4 - 8 grade
04/03/18 - 06/05/18 Tuesdays Spring18
3:30 - 4:30
Ross School
Gym
$ 265 REGISTER Middle School Boxing

Spring Tea Party


Instructor: Deborah Patterson
You are invited to join us for The Spring Tea Party complete with
China Teacups, Silver Tea Service, Petits Fours, Tea Cookies and
Refreshments.
The perfect opportunity for your children to dress up, polish their
manners and have fun playing games enjoying old friends and meeting new
ones.
Please join us for two hours to spend with your child or grandchild
while they enjoy the fun of an old fashioned Tea Party.
Registration includes one parent & one child, however, please
contact our office if you would like to include additional family members.
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Kindergarten - 3rd grade
04/22/18 - 04/22/18 Sunday Spring18
10:00 - 12:00
Ross School
Ross Recreation Classroom
$ 85 NOT AVAILABLE Spring Tea Party

Adventure Camp


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer, Sandrick Jackson
1 weeks
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8 - 15 year olds
07/09/18 - 07/13/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3/5pm
Ross School
Room 1
$ 395 REGISTER Adventure Camp
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8 - 15 year olds
07/16/18 - 07/20/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3/5pm
Ross School
Room 1
$ 395 REGISTER Adventure Camp
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8 - 15 year olds
07/23/18 - 07/27/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3/5pm
Ross School
Room 1
$ 395 REGISTER Adventure Camp
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8 - 15 year olds
07/30/18 - 08/03/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3/5pm
Ross School
Room 1
$ 395 REGISTER Adventure Camp
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8 - 15 year olds
06/25/18 - 06/29/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3/5pm
Ross School
Room 1
$ 395 REGISTER Adventure Camp
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8 - 15 year olds
07/02/18 - 07/06/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3/5pm
Ross School
Room 1
$ 350 REGISTER Adventure Camp

Sporty Girl Sports Camp


Instructor: Caroline Watkins/Cassis Schafer
1 weeks
This ever popular camp is for girls who LOVE sports! We will play lacrosse, soccer, softball, basketball and more! Campers will learn the skills needed to excel in these sports through basic drills, games, and fun competitions. Girls will emerge from this camp with new techniques and confidence that they can apply to their regular sports season. Have fun while learning new skills and sports.
This year our lead counselors will be Caroline Watkins and Cassis Schafer! They are both enthusiastic about all sports and looking forward to leading the camp this summer!
Fridays are for swimming with College of Marin's popular high-dive.
Monday-Thursday, pick up at 1pm at Ross Rec.
Friday, pick up at 1pm at COM.
Wear sunscreen. Bring a water bottle, snack and lunch.
No camp Wednesday, 7/4.
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6 - 11 year olds
06/25/18 - 06/29/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 275 REGISTER Sporty Girl Sports Camp
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6 - 11 year olds
07/30/18 - 08/03/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 275 REGISTER Sporty Girl Sports Camp
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6 - 11 year olds
07/02/18 - 07/06/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 220 REGISTER Sporty Girl Sports Camp
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6 - 11 year olds
07/23/18 - 07/27/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 275 REGISTER Sporty Girl Sports Camp
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6 - 11 year olds
07/09/18 - 07/13/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 275 REGISTER Sporty Girl Sports Camp
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6 - 11 year olds
07/16/18 - 07/20/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 275 REGISTER Sporty Girl Sports Camp

Academic Enrichment


Instructor: Jessica Lapic, Stacy Chinn
1 weeks
Avoid the "summer slump!" Summer school classes are being offered with curriculum selected and taught by Ross School teachers to provide targeted instruction based on the skills students will need to help them make a successful transition into the upcoming school year. Whether you are helping your child combat the "summer fog" that occurs during the long vacation or taking advantage of the break from regularly scheduled classes to provide extra help or enrichment, Ross Recreation has an exciting program to assist you in these efforts. In addition to building math and language arts readiness, students will learn study strategies to assist them with executive function skills.

Jessica Lapic has been teaching for 16 years and 10 of them have been at Ross. Before coming to Ross, she was a principal at the Japanese Bilingual Bicultural Program in the San Francisco Unified School District for 3 years. She worked with Partners in School Innovation, a non-profit organization, supporting San Francisco and Oakland schools in literacy, as well as their systems for working efficiently with an overarching mission of equity. She has her masters and credential from Cal. Berkeley.
Stacy Chinn graduated from the University of Michigan and has taught elementary and middle ever since. She has been teaching at Ross School since 2001 and has taught 3rd, 4th and 5th grades.
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1 - 5 grade
07/09/18 - 07/13/17 M-F Summer18
9:00 - 11:30
Ross School
Room 10
$ 250 REGISTER Academic Enrichment
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1 - 5 grade
07/23/18 - 07/27/18 M-F Summer18
9:00 - 11:30
Ross School
Room 10
$ 250 REGISTER Academic Enrichment

Gone Fishin'!


Instructor: Sandrick Jackson, Dan Heffernan
1 weeks
Back for a third year, by popular demand! Explore some of the best fishing spots in the bay area and learn how to fish – or hone your skills - with Sandrick Jackson and Dan Heffernan. Your kids might even catch your dinner this week as they try their hand at reeling in a keeper! Grab your poles, weights, hooks and flies and join us, as we head out for a fun filled day at several awesome angling spots around the bay!
*This camp is a small group only, and space fills up FAST. Don't miss your chance at such a unique camp experience! Sign up now!
Please bring a lunch and water bottle, wear layers and sunscreen daily.
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9 - 14 year olds
08/06/18 - 08/10/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 3pm
Ross School
Depart from Ross School
$ 435 REGISTER Gone Fishin'!

Super Hero Engineering with LEGO


Instructor: Play-Well Staff
1 weeks
Save the world with LEGO Super Heroes! Build the hideouts and vehicles of your favorite caped crusaders and learn what makes them not only Super Heroes, but Super Hero Engineers! An experienced Play-Well instructor guides young heroes as they design, build, and save a city where ingenuity and imagination can solve any conflict.
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5 - 10 year olds
07/09/18 - 07/13/18 M-F Summer18
9:00am - 12:00pm
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 185 REGISTER Super Hero Engineering with LEGO

Holly Hoppin' Summer Camp


Instructor: Holly Salamun
1 weeks
This is a mixed-age camp available for all children. These super fun summer days will have a great mix of awesome activities in small groups as well as cool choice time options (like riding a bike or roller skates!) This will be an inspiring environment where children have the opportunity to explore, create, discover and nurture their unique attributes. Children will fill their leisurely and creative days with:
-Nature walks and outdoor adventuring
-Games, sports, yoga and free play in the gym
-Music: singing and dancing
-Cooking/baking
-Arts and crafts and creative experiments
-Water play!
This is a family oriented camp, with the older children acting as mentors for the younger, with developmental benefits for both. We believe the multi-age classroom provides a strong foundation and a richer and a well-rounded educational experience. The younger campers will have the opportunity to learn from and look up to the older campers, who will intuitively lead and influence the younger. It is a wonderful camp experience for all ages!
*Wear sunscreen, bring a snack, hearty lunch, and water bottle each day.
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4.5 - 10 year olds
08/06/18 - 08/10/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 300 REGISTER Holly Hoppin' Summer Camp
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4 - 12 year olds
08/13/18 - 08/17/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 300 REGISTER Holly Hoppin' Summer Camp

Marin Explorers


Instructor: Marty Ross
1 weeks
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6 - 10 year olds
07/02/18 - 07/06/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Room 5
$ 295 REGISTER Marin Explorers
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6 - 10 year olds
07/23/18 - 07/27/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Room 5
$ 365 REGISTER Marin Explorers
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6 - 10 year olds
06/25/18 - 06/29/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Room 5
$ 365 REGISTER Marin Explorers
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6 - 10 year olds
07/09/18 - 07/13/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Room 5
$ 365 REGISTER Marin Explorers
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6 - 10 year olds
07/16/18 - 07/20/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Room 5
$ 365 REGISTER Marin Explorers
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6 - 10 year olds
07/30/18 - 08/03/18 M-F Summer18
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Room 5
$ 365 REGISTER Marin Explorers

Academic Chess


Instructor: Jesse Dioquino
8 weeks
Academic Chess is designed for everyone from the beginner to the advanced player. With our innovative teaching methods, attendees will learn the basic principles behind the opening game, middle game tactics/objectives, and endgame strategies.
Learning this ancient game, participants will develop patience, foster critical thinking skills, and understand that decisions result in consequences. All participants will receive our exclusive workbooks.
Academic Chess-A non-profit organization that has been teaching chess in schools for nearly 20 years. With our unique style of teaching, our goal is to make learning fun for all students in a safe, nurturing environment. Notable students of Academic Chess have gone on to win National Championships and one became (at the time) the youngest Master in US History. We are currently serving 50+ schools in the City/Marin.
Spring: 8 wks, No class 4/11
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1 - 8 grade 6 - 13 year olds
04/04/18 - 05/30/18 Wednesday Spring18
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 140 REGISTER Academic Chess

Kids On Camera: TV Scripts, Physical Comedy, & Improvisation


Instructor: Judy Berlin & Staff
1 weeks
Lights, camera, acting and fun! Interact with partners in scripts and physical comedy bits. Explore imagination thru improv and learn to take direction. Improve expression, speech, and confidence. Open to beginners, previous training not required. Parents attend live performances, Friday, 11:00A-1:00P. Background @ www.kids-on-camera.com
KIDS ON CAMERA TV/FILM ACTING is FUN! Award winning program since 1981. Improve confidence for auditions on stage and for TV/Film. Success stories include speech contest winners; voiceovers for Leapfrog Toys; actors on Nickelodeon and Bridgit Mendler on Disney’s GOOD LUCK CHARLIE. www.kids-on-camera.com
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5 - 8 year olds
06/25/18 - 06/29/18 M-F Summer18
9:00 - 1:00
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 375 REGISTER Kids On Camera: TV Scripts, Physical Comedy, & Improvisation

Kids Club Drop In Card


Instructor: Ronda Beren, Mallory Beren, Casey Waits
11 weeks
If you do not plan to have your child attend Kids Club regularly, but want to have the option of aftercare available with more flexibility, the Drop In Card option is for you!
The drop in card is good for 10 hours to use when you need it and can even be used in 30 min increments. The time on the cards does not expire, and can be shared among siblings. We will keep your card on file, keep track of time used, and let you know when your card is low.
- Drop In Cards must be purchased in advance of using the Kids Club program.
- 24 Hours notice is required to have your child attend on a Drop In basis
- Kids Club (via email) Kids-Club@outlook.com must be contacted directly, and approved by an instructor.
- Drop In space is limited and not guaranteed, and given on a 1st come, 1st serve basis.
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K - 5 grade
04/02/18 - 06/20/18 M-F Spring18
2pm - 6pm
Ross School
Ross Recreation Classroom
$ 150 REGISTER Kids Club Drop In Card

Spring Break Sewing Camp (Art Design)


Instructor: Halleh Basharati
1 weeks
Join us for a creative learning program about designing and creating sewing projects. We will teach campers the basic sewing skills including threading, cutting patterns, and completely projects. They will choose from beautiful fabric to make and sew pillows, bags, pouches, water bottle holders, iPad cases and more! This camp is for all levels. All materials are included. We will provide a healthy snack, but please be sure to bring water and lunch!
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6 - 11 year olds
04/09/18 - 04/13/18 M-F Spring18
9:00 - 3:00
Ross School
Room 22
$ 400 NOT AVAILABLE Spring Break Sewing Camp (Art Design)

Hip Hop Dance Mixed Levels


Instructor: Chelsea Brown
Hip Hop is an ever-popular street dance that cultivates body control, creativity, and community! In this 8- week workshop, children of all levels will learn rhythm, choreography, precise footwork, upper body strength for breaking, stage presence, and the history of Hip Hop culture. This workshop is based in dance culture and developmental anatomy. It will include styles of house dance, locking, popping, and funk developed in the 1970’s. A balance of precision and respect will be infused with freedom and personal expression, to foster the dancers confidence. Old-school and new Hip Hop and R&B music will be utilized.
No Class Date 4/10
Final performance on TUESDAY, MAY 29
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1 - 5 grade
04/03/18 - 05/29/18 Tuesday Spring18
3:15 - 4:15
Ross School
St. Johns Church Parish Hall
$ 250 REGISTER Hip Hop Dance Mixed Levels

Carpentry for Kids


Instructor: Nat Davis
1 weeks
All experience levels!! Returning students will learn more advanced skills, create different projects, and be introduced to new tools.
Carpentry for Kids is an education enrichment program for K-6 designed to teach boys and girls practical woodworking skills with an emphasis on the safe use of hand tools. These skills include measuring, fractions, sawing, drilling, rasping, fastening, sanding, shaping, and assembly. In the process of learning these skills, students will have an opportunity to create fun, functional and beautiful projects, and will be exposed to a variety of valuable concepts such as abstract reasoning, applied mathematics, problem solving, craftsmanship, fine motor skills, respect for tools, and patience. This rich opportunit