Afterschool Labs

Join Us . . .

  • @ A School Near You

    Programs conveniently held
    right in your child’s school!

  • @ Our Campus

    Regularly Scheduled Programs for Your Pre-K to 8th Graders
    Just Down the Road from You!

  • @ Have Your Own Lab!

    Live, instructor-led lab programs that fit your child’s interest with your schedule, your location. Great for schools, libraries, friendship groups, clubs & Scouts

This Term, Your Kids Can…

. . . Build Robots, Code Games, Develop Apps & Websites and Create Cool 21st Century Gadgets. You can find information about our after-school programs for children of all skill levels—beginners to advanced—below. If you have any questions, or need help registering, please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com, or by phone at 201-444-8400.

Current Offerings @ Our Ridgewood Campus

Registration NOW OPEN for Fall 2021 Afterschool Labs

This term, we will be offering the following programs here @ our Ridgewood Campus! Program information including ages, prices and descriptions can be found below.If you register additional siblings, a 10% discount will be applied for each additional brother and/or sister when we process your credit card.

If you have any questions, or need help registering, please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com, or by phone at 201-444-8400.

InventionMakers: Everyday Inventions!

Your child can be an inventor! Utilizing the LittleBits electronic invention system, kids will design and create useful digital inventions. Once they have their inventions finished, they’ll have the opportunity to “pitch” them Shark Tank-style to their fellow lab mates!

  • Dates:  Tuesdays, 10/5/21 to 11/16/21
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

RobotMakers: Robots in Motion!

Your child will put real fun into action, advancing their STEM skills while building & coding a range of moving, spinning robotic devices. . . bringing motors to life. . . setting wheels & gears into action… and more  while they become familiar with both the programming language & engineering know-how they’ll need to complete each project.

  • Dates: Wednesdays, 10/6/21 to 11/17/21
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

GameMakers: Junior Game Developers

Put your 1st or 2nd grader in control of bringing their imagination to digital life as they create characters & worlds for their own series of interactive video games, all while developing their coding and critical-thinking skills with the age-appropriate Scratch Jr. coding language developed at MIT’s Media Lab.!

  • Dates: Thursdays, 10/7/21 to 12/4/21 (No Lab on 11/4, 11/25)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: Kindergarten–2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

AppMakers: Connect & Share!

This is where your child will have hands-on opportunities to develop their HTML programming skills as they design & code their own functional smartphone apps to share with family and friends!

  • Dates: Mondays, 10/4/21 to 11/29/21 (No Lab: 10/11. 11/22)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd-5th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

InventionMakers: Everyday Inventions!

Your child can be an inventor! Utilizing the LittleBits electronic invention system, kids will design and create useful digital inventions. Once they have their inventions finished, they’ll have the opportunity to “pitch” them Shark Tank-style to their fellow lab mates!

  • Dates:  Tuesdays, 10/5/21 to 11/16/21
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd-5th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

RobotMakers: Next Generation!

Unleash your child’s imagination with opportunities to deploy NXT generation mobile technology and a made-for-robotics version of the age-appropriate Scratch programming language, as they build and program mobile bots that navigate through (and sometimes around) the challenges and obstacles they “sense” along the way!

  • Dates: Wednesdays, 10/6/21 to 11/17/21
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd–5th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

GameMakers: Classic Platformers!

Here’s where your child can design & code their own basic platform-style video game, including creating a character’s world, inventing their challengers and providing the power-ups they’ll need to take it to the next level.

  • Dates: Thursdays, 10/7/21 to 12/4/21 (no lab 11/4, 11/25)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd-5th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

AppMakers: Connect & Share!

This is where your child will have hands-on opportunities to develop their HTML programming skills as they design & code their own functional smartphone apps to share with family and friends!

  • Dates: Mondays, 10/4/21 to 11/29/21 (No Lab: 10/11. 11/22)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 6th-8th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

Current Offerings @ A School Near You!

Registration NOW OPEN for Fall 2021 Afterschool Labs

[Update for This Term: We’re  currently in process of scheduling Fall 2021 afterschool labs at many of our usual schools… and more!.  Please CLICK HERE to join our mailing list (include your school’s name in the message field) and we’ll keep you updated. If you’d prefer not to wait, your child & their friends can join us for afterschool labs @ our nearby Ridgewood campus (see above).]

This term, we will be offering the following programs at these schools! Program information including ages, prices and descriptions can be found below. If you register additional siblings, a 10% discount will be applied for each additional brother and/or sister when we process your credit card.
If you have any questions, or need help registering, please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com, or by phone at 201-444-8400.

Join Us At. . .

Haworth School, Haworth, NJ

GameMakers: First Encounters!

Now, your child can move from passive user to active creator of their own interactive, animated stories & video games. They’ll be using the age-appropriate Scratch, Jr. coding language as they explore the essential elements of story & game design.

  • Dates: Mondays, 10/4/21 to 11/22/21
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Graders
  • Registration & Tuition is being handled directly by Haworth School HSA. CLICK HERE to register.

GameMakers: Classic Adventure!

Your child will be engaged in designing & coding a range of basic adventure-style video games, including inventing their own customized characters, new worlds of mazes and awesome challenges for their avatars.

  • Dates: Mondays, 10/4/21 to 11/22/21
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 3rd–4th Grade
  • Registration & Tuition is being handled directly by Haworth School HSA. CLICK HERE to register.

VideoMakers Stop Animation: Let's Get Moving!

Animate your child’s fun as they uncover the skills needed to bring inanimate objects to life! Your child will be creating their own series of digital stop-animation videos using a range of materials, including themselves, capturing series of still digital pictures and setting them into motion.

  • Dates: Mondays, 10/4/21 to 11/22/21
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 5th-8th Grades
  • Registration & Tuition is being handled directly by Haworth School HSA. CLICK HERE to register.

GameMakers: Classic Platformers!

Here’s where your child can design & code their own basic platform-style video game, including creating a character’s world, inventing their challengers and providing the power-ups they’ll need to take it to the next level.

  • Dates: Tuesdays, 10/5/21 to 11/23/21
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 5th-8th Grades
  • Registration & Tuition is being handled directly by Haworth School HSA. CLICK HERE to register.
West Ridge School, Park Ridge, NJ

RobotMakers: Robots in Motion!

Your child will put real fun into action, advancing their STEM skills while building & coding a range of moving, spinning robotic devices. . . bringing motors to life. . . setting wheels & gears into action… and more  while they become familiar with both the programming language & engineering know-how they’ll need to complete each project.

  • Dates: Thursdays, 10/14/21 to 12/17/21 (No Lab 11/4 & 11/25)
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

RobotMakers: Next Generation!

Unleash your child’s imagination with opportunities to deploy NXT generation mobile technology and a made-for-robotics version of the age-appropriate Scratch programming language, as they build and program mobile bots that navigate through (and sometimes around) the challenges and obstacles they “sense” along the way!

  • Dates: Tuesdays, 10/12/21 to 11/30/21 (No Lab 11/21)
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 3rd–4th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

RobotMakers: Next Generation!

Unleash your child’s imagination with opportunities to deploy NXT generation mobile technology and a made-for-robotics version of the age-appropriate Scratch programming language, as they build and program mobile bots that navigate through (and sometimes around) the challenges and obstacles they “sense” along the way!

  • Dates: Tuesdays, 10/12/21 to 11/30/21 (No Lab 11/21)
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 5th–6th Grade
  • Tuition: $195.00

Want Us at Your School?

Contact Us at solutions@littleivyacademy.com or CLICK HERE to use our Have Your Own Lab form.