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Schools & Enrichment

· Fairmont Schools

Orange County – Founded in 1953 by a family of educational pioneers, Fairmont Schools Preschool – 12th grade program cultivates ingenuity, diversity, and curiosity. Fairmont students are top performers throughout Orange County, including in STEM subjects and foreign languages, and flourish in athletics and the arts. Read More

· Burgess Cotillion

Long Beach – Kids (8-18) learn social dancing and manners in eight monthly Monday classes. Foxtrot, waltz, swing, tango, rumba, cha cha, line dancing – you name it, Burgess Cotillion teaches it! Every class also includes refreshments, games, prizes, and manners every kid needs to know. Read More

· CSArts Academy – Saturday Fall Classes 2022

Santa Ana – Students (ages 8-15) are able to enroll in fun, enriching arts classes in a variety of arts disciplines, allowing students to explore their interests and talents. Students can learn skills in theatre, visual arts, creative writing, culinary arts, and more! Read More

· Oakwood Academy Schools

Various Locations – Oakwood Academy Schools offer an accelerated academic program with a hands-on approach to learning. Enrichment activities such as karate, swimming, piano, dance and gymnastics are offered. Get $50 off registration fee for new students. Read More

· Stratford School

Mission Viejo – Intentionally balanced cur­riculum challenges students and accelerates achievement. Their ever-evolving, STEAM-based curriculum ensures students develop the diverse set of creative talents they’ll need in today’s world. Stratford helps students discover and define their passions through a variety to extracurricular activities, personal development and enrichment that prepares students to become tomorrow’s creative problem-solvers, innovators, and confident leaders. Read More

· Urban Workshop

Costa Mesa – These are no ordinary STEM classes, more like old school shop classes that combine new technology and traditional skills. Learn skills like bicycle mechanics, soldering, laser cutting, silk screening, metal fabrication, woodworking, and more. Read More

· Westerly School of Long Beach

Long Beach – Westerly School is the only independent, co-educational elementary/middle school in the Long Beach area, serving students in Kindergarten through 8th Grade. They develop the whole child through a challenging and stimulating program in an inclusive and diverse community. Read More

· YMCA of Greater Long Beach Preschools

Long Beach & Bellflower – With six locations in Greater Long Beach, the YMCA provides state subsidized, year-round childcare for qualifying families. Their preschools reflect the communities that they serve and they work with families to tailor opportunities for children to learn, grow and thrive. Read More

· YMCA of Orange County Homeschool Services

Orange County – Homeschool Elective & Support Programs are a new addition to the Y’s enrichment and youth offerings. Elective courses include art, cooking, engineering, esports, sign language, study hall, and more. P.E. electives include ballet, martial arts, gymnastics, basketball, soccer, and volleyball. Read More

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