Community Use After School Enrichments at Hulstrom K-8

** UPDATED 01/30/18 **

Scheduled through the district's Community Use Facilities department, several outside companies organize, offer, and run after school enrichment activities for Hulstrom students.

Please visit the Programs/Activities page of our website or see the attached file below for a current listing of enrichments being offered.

If you are interested in any of these classes, please contact them directly and/or follow their registration link to sign up!

Community Use After School Enrichments at Hulstrom K-8 for Spring 2017-2018

last updated 01/30/18 at 12:43 p.m.

Chess Wizards
Ages: K-6th grades
Day/Time: Mondays from 3:05-4:05 p.m. in Vales (012)
Dates: 02/26 – 05/07/18 (no class on 03/26 and 04/02)
Cost: $135
Contact: Trishana Walker | 866-949-4386
Register online at

Tired of that glazed-over look from too much screen time?
Ready to make some new friends and amaze your parents with your brain power?  Join Chess Wizards this school year for challenging chess lessons, exciting tournaments, fun team activities, and more!  If you’re brand new to the game, we’ll teach you the basics and get you playing with the big kids in no time.  If you’re a seasoned checkmate artist, we’ll show you new ways to let your creativity loose on and off the chess board.
Chess Wizards is one of the largest chess academies in the nation.  Every year since 2002, our interactive, discovery-based curriculum inspires thousands of students and parents to challenge themselves through the Game of Kings (and Queens!).  More than just a game of winning and losing, we challenge our students to think ahead, visualize their goals, treat others with respect, and learn from their mistakes.  Studies have shown that chess enhances cognitive development, improves scholastic performance, and boosts confidence … plus it’s a game kids can enjoy their whole lives!
Let your child be part of the fun and join the Chess Wizards community today!

IDEA It Lab – Future Structures
Ages: 4th-8th grades
Day/Time: Wednesdays from 1:50-2:50 p.m. in Dickerson (43A)
Dates: 02/28 – 04/25/18 (no class on 03/28)
Cost: $98
Contact: Conny Karman | 262-352-4795
Register online at

Humans, armed with their creativity, created shelters to protect from mother nature.
How did people design these structures?  How has technology and material shaped these structures?
Students explore architecture throughout the ages and use their imagination to design a model of future structures.

Little Medical School – Wilderness Medicine and Little Veterinarian School – Fantastic Felines Combo Program
Ages: K-5th grades
Day/Time: Tuesdays from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in Oakman (007)
Dates: 02/27 – 05/08/18 (no class on 03/27)
Cost: $159
Contact: Jessica Ulibarri | 720-263-1056
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Little Medical School – Wilderness Medicine focuses on some of the most common outdoor emergencies and how to handle them with confidence.  Come explore with us as we role-play and learn about water safety, tourniquets and broken bones, snake bites, pesky mosquitoes, and more!
Little Veterinarian School – Fantastic Felines focuses on basic cat care and what it is like to be a veterinarian who cares for kitties.  Students will learn how to complete a proper Tip-to-Tail exam, understand cat body language, how to maintain a stress-free environment for cats, and more!

Mad Science – NASA Academy of Future Space Explorers
Ages: K-5th grades
Day/Time: Wednesdays from 1:50-2:50 p.m. in Stutzman (004)
Dates: 02/21 – 04/04/18 (no class on 03/28)
Cost: $94 - REGISTER BY 2/14 AND SAVE $5!!!
Contact: Caitlin Savage | 303-403-0432
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Developed in partnership with NASA, this engaging enrichment program is truly out of this world!  Investigate asteroids, comets, meteors, and other forms of space phenomena!  Learn to spot the difference between the lights of airplanes and the lights of satellites.  Discover how stars and planets are formed – and explore how galaxies come together within our universe!  Build your own model rocket to take home, and watch in awe as we send a rocket soaring through the sky!  Try your hand at some of technologies astronauts use while living in space, and learn about innovations in space exploration!  Students will explore these concepts and more in this exciting program that will take us to infinity and beyond … without even leaving the classroom!

Sticky Fingers Cooking
Ages: K-8th grades
Day/Time: Wednesdays from 1:45-2:45 p.m. in Congedo (112)
Dates: 02/28 – 05/09/18 (no class on 03/28)
Cost: $210/student
Contact: Kimberly Douglas | 303-648-4078
Register online at

Let your child release their inner chef! Students will prepare and eat healthy, globally-inspired recipes all while loving and learning to cook in a fun, engaging, and irresistibly tasty way that will turn even the pickiest eaters into avid food explorers!
Our fun, inspiring, and creative chef instructors mix together a sense of engagement and excitement as they combine the love of cooking and fun nutritional facts (even a few bad jokes!), safe cooking skills and hygiene, jokes, geography, math skills, food culture, and history to help instill a lifetime love of delicious, healthy family cooking.
Your kids will have a blast every week discovering how easy and fun it is to cook (and gobble-up!) tasty, healthy, American classics as well as globally-inspired Sticky Fingers Cooking recipes!  Sticky Fingers Cooking offers young chefs the chance to explore exciting tastes, all seasonal and as local as possible, master culinary skills that they can put to use in family kitchens, all while nourishing their bodies and minds.
We practice safe chopping, measuring and mixing skills, use a wide array of cooking utensils all while creating awesomely delicious recipes from the freshest ingredients.  Full recipes will be created each class with our AWESOME master chef Sticky Fingers Cooking instructors.
Each delicious new recipe prepared by your young chef will be accessible here on our website after each class (
Sticky Fingers Cooking is 100% nut free.  We CAN and WILL accommodate ANY and ALL food allergies!

Strategic Kids LEGO – LEGO Storytelling: Way of the Ninja! + LEGO Engineering: Crazy LEGO Contraptions
Ages: 1st-5th grades
Day/Time: Session 3:  LEGO Storytelling:  Thursdays from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in Lepie (003)
Session 4:  LEGO Engineering:  Thursdays from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in Herd (001)
Dates: Session 3:  02/01 – 03/15/18 (no class on 02/15)
Session 4:  03/22 – 05/10/18 (no class on 03/29)
Cost: Session 3:  $72
Session 4:  $84
**BOTH SESSIONS:  $143**
Contact: Blake Hepburn | 720-402-7758
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Calling all Ninjas!  In LEGO Storytelling: Way of the Ninja! students dive into the fascinating and exhilarating world of Ninjas.  Explore Ninja heroes and villains and the worlds and ways in which they live.  Along the way, students will create wonderful stories of adventure and drama all while using the colorful bricks of LEGO.  They will also learn simple storytelling techniques to build wild Ninja stories.
Crazy LEGO Contraptions will get students working with some LEGO Engineering concepts.  From zip lines to rubber band cars, students will work with LEGO while learning a wide variety of engineering topics.  In this part of the course, the students will discover simple engineering concepts (gears, levers, and pulleys) by engaging in fun activities and guided play.

Young Rembrandts
Ages: 6-12
Day/Time: Session 3:  Wednesdays from 1:45-2:45 p.m. in Donahue (009)
Session 4:  Wednesdays from 1:45-2:45 p.m. in Grabhorn (011)
Dates: Session 3:  01/17 – 03/07/18 (no class on 02/14)
Session 4:  03/14 – 05/09/18 (no class on 03/28)
Cost: Session 3:  $78
Session 4:  $88
Contact: Michelle Brewer | 303-997-4601
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We enter the semester with amazing NEW lessons!  Drawings include a colorful pop art dog, a powerful unicorn, a Picasso-inspired guitar, an art history lesson, and more!  Learn to draw using our proven step-by-step method.  Enroll Today!

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