After School Enrichment

After School Enrichment

Welcome to the After School Enrichment Information Page.  We've simplified our program to make it easier for you to locate information, communicate your selections and refer back as often as you need to for information.  This three-step process is easy to follow:
    1. Below is a detailed menu of ALL after-school enrichment activities.
    2. Simply click on the Registration button to the right to select your activities 
    3. You will be billed via FACTS
Activities are offered throughout the year across two, eight-week sessions:
    • Session 1: September 14 - November 6 | 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Session 2: March 1 - April 30 | 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

Beginner Piano with Austin Music Explorations

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  • 3rd - 8th | Tuesday | $300.00

    Get started in music on the right note! These group piano classes will introduce young musicians to the keyboard. Students will learn fundamentals and quickly transition into fun songs. No prior experience required. Keyboards will be provided during class, but students are encouraged to acquire their own keyboards for home practice.

    Synchronous remote learners should connect with Austin Music Explorations for virtual lessons.
    Will be offered if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 10 students

Brixology with Mad Science

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  • K - 5th | Tuesday | $300.00

    Using LEGO bricks, kids build a different engineering-themed project in each class.  They explore different engineering fields including mechanical, structural, aerospace, nautical, and bioengineering.  They use critical thinking and creative problem-solving to test and improve their creations.  The classes this Spring will be completely different from the Fall session!

    Not available to synchronous remote learners.
    Will be offered virtually if school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 12 students

Drum Fit

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  • K - 2nd | Tuesday | $275.00

    DrumFIT combines music and physical activity in a simple and fun way to teach students to LOVE cardio fitness for LIFE!  This class will be led by our very own 4th grade teacher, Mrs. Young!  Students will join in an instructional video to create music and sweat with drumsticks and exercise balls.

    Not available to synchronous remote learners.
    Will be offered if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 12 students

DroneYou

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  • 5th - 8th | Tuesday | $290.00

    More than just learning to fly a drone, middle schoolers will be educated on FAA Recreational Flyer laws and receive information to get them knowledgeable in the Part 107 Drone Flight Exam. Our pilots will use mini quadcopters, cell phone controlled, and VR headset drones to become proficient flyers. Register today and be immersed in the innovative world of drones!
     

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 6 students
  • K - 4th | Wednesday | $290.00

    Basic skills are taught slowly to help the students learn how to effectively and safely control the drone while it is in the air.  

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 6 students

Beginner Guitar with Austin Music Explorations

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  • 3rd - 8th | Wednesday | $300.00

    Get started in music on the right note! These group guitar classes will introduce young musicians to the guitar. Students will learn fundamentals and quickly transition into fun songs. No prior experience required. Guitars will be provided during class, but students are encouraged to acquire their own guitars for home practice.

    Synchronous remote learners should connect with Austin Music Explorations for virtual lessons.
    Will be offered if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 10 students

Secret Agent Lab with Mad Science

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  • K - 2nd | Wednesday | $300.00

    Join Mad Science for an amazing session with a new topic each week and encounter the science of secret agents in a fun, hands-on environment. Young scientists will learn all about analyzing evidence, forensics, chemistry, investigative science, the secrets of spies, and more! In addition, young scientists have the opportunity to continue exploring at home with their own take-home projects after each lesson.

    Not available to synchronous remote learners.
    Will be offered virtually if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 12 students

SGCS Tennis

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  • 1st - 2nd | Thursday | $275.00

    Whether you are picking up a racket for the first time or have aspirations to play at Wimbledon, head SGCS tennis coach,  Brian Smithart, can help you take the next step.  Coach Smithart offers over 25 years of experience and specializes in team and individual development.  His passion for the game and for the kids is undeniable and will have your children begging for more.

    Not available for synchronous remote learners.
    Will not be offered if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 2 students
    Maximum: 8 students
  • 3rd - 4th | Tuesday | $275.00

    Whether you are picking up a racket for the first time or have aspirations to play at Wimbledon, head SGCS tennis coach,  Brian Smithart, can help you take the next step.  Coach Smithart offers over 25 years of experience and specializes in team and individual development.  His passion for the game and for the kids is undeniable and will have your children begging for more.

    Not available for synchronous remote learners.
    Will not be offered if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 2 students
    Maximum: 8 students

GG Sports and Gaming

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  • 3rd - 8th | Thursday | $300.00

    GG Sports and Gaming is an eSports experience that connects the gamer to the game by providing the structure and coaching typically found in traditional team sports within the activity most kids and teens are doing already, video games.  Physical activity is built into each lesson to balance physical and mental development in front of and away from the screen - with the overall goal of each class resulting in the sportsmanship required for a GG (or Good Game)!

    Not available to synchronous remote learners.
    Will be offered virtually if the school returns to distance remote learning.

    Minimum: 4 students
    Maximum: 12 students


     
Questions? 
Riley Litherland
Director of Student Activities
St. Gabriel's Catholic School
512-600-6468 | rlitherland@sgs-austin.org
St. Gabriel's Catholic School

2500 Wimberly Lane  |  Austin, TX 78735  |  512.327.7755  |  admissions@sgs-austin.org

Accreditations & Recognitions
St. Gabriel's Catholic School is an Independent Catholic school in Austin TX, educating children in preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school.
Schools within the Diocese of Austin do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national or ethnic origin in: (i) the admission of students; (ii) the offerings of rights, privileges, programs, or activities generally made available to their students; or (iii) the administration of educational policies, admissions policies, loan programs, athletic programs, employment practices or policies, or other school-administered programs.