Language Arts

CHESS Language Arts courses teach: Alphabet Listening Skills Phonics/Beginning Reading Parts of Speech Rhyming Words Sentence Structure Handwriting Punctuation Reading Comprehension Capitalization Writing Composition Public Speaking Vocabulary Proofreading Spelling...


Students will learn the building blocks of the English Language that will help develop their vocabulary and reading comprehension skills throughout life! This class will require some outside memorization and recitation. ​Outside commitment: minimal


Students will explore science, technology, engineering, and math through the use of a tool they love: LEGOS! Students will typically work in pairs or groups to explore concepts and share in the learning process. Outside commitment: none

Little House

Students will listen to a portion of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s classic books,​ Little House in the Big Woods​ and Farmer Boy​ for about 15 minutes at the beginning of class. Then they will use various methods to explore the history, geography, and culture of the 19th...

Martial Arts

Students will learn body movement and control involving the skilled application of punches, kicks, blocks and dodges with the hands and feet. *Additional $250/year fee for belts, testing, and teaching for K-8 *Additional $125/semester fee for belts, testing, and...