West Ridge School

Welcome to our West Ridge School families!

This is your school’s official page, where you can find all the information (dates, times, off-days, etc.) about the programs being offered right in your school!

To sign up for a program, start by finding your child’s program of interest, click register and a registration form will open! This registration form will allow you to select additional programs as well as add multiple children.

Payment can be made with all major credit cards. If you have any questions, or need help registering, please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com, or by phone at 201-444-8400.

You can also learn more about programs on our Ridgewood Campus, our Summer & School Break Camps, and more, below!

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Afterschool Labs @ West Ridge School

Update for This Term: Our Afterschool Lab programs will resume this Fall.  Meanwhile, we look forward to seeing you @ one of our nearby campuses for Summer Camp 2022 or a Have Your Own Lab program. If you are interested in joining our mailing list to find out about our other upcoming programs, you can contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com.

This term, we will be offering the following programs at West Ridge School! 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.

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: Thursdays, 2/10/22 to 3/24/22
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $210.00

WebDevelopers: Internet Rockstars!

Your child can open the world of website creation for themselves, discovering the coding know-how they’ll need to build a website for their favorite team, band or show! Using Mozilla’s Thimble software and their own imaginations, kids in 3rd-5th grades will use CSS, HTML and more to develop a functional website for all to see!

  • Dates: Tuesdays, 2/8/18 to 3/29/22 (no lab on 2/22)
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 3rd–6th Grade
  • Tuition: $210.00

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: Tuesdays, 2/8/22 to 3/29/22 (No Lab 02/22)
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: 3rd-6th Grades
  • Tuition: $210.00

Afterschool Labs @ Our Ridgewood Campus

Update for This Term: Our Afterschool Lab programs will resume this Fall.  Meanwhile, we look forward to seeing you @ one of our nearby campuses for Summer Camp 2022 or a Have Your Own Lab program. If you are interested in joining our mailing list to find out about our other upcoming programs, you can contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com.

This term, we will be offering the following programs! 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.

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, 1/26/22 to 3/15/22 (No Lab: 2/23)
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
  • Grades: PreK-1st Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

RobotMakers: Robots at Work!

Robots are changing the way the world works and your child can turn the key to the next great breakthrough when they roll up their sleeves to engineer & code a range of automated, workplace robots with real-world uses.

  • Dates: Wednesdays, 1/26/22 to 3/15/22 (No Lab: 2/23)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

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: Fridays, 1/28/22 to 3/11/22
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: Kindergarten–2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

RobotMakers: Robots Engage & Interact

Now your child can deploy NXT Generation mobile robotic technology to create robots that use a range of sensors (touch, hear, see, etc.)  to engage & interact with their environment & each other! Paired with a “flavor” of the age-appropriate Scratch programming language created at MIT’s Media Lab, your child can develop their critical thinking and STEAM skills as the build & code these engaging bots.

  • Dates: Wednesdays, 1/26/22 to 3/16/22 (No Lab: 2/23)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd–5th Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

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: Fridays, 1/28/22 to 3/11/22
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: K-2nd Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

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: Tuesdays, 1/25/22 to 3/15/22 (No Lab 2/22)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd-5th Grades
  • Tuition: $199.00

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: Thursdays, 1/27/22 to 3/10/22
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 3rd–5th Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

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: Tuesdays, 1/25/22 to 3/15/22 (No Lab 2/22)
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 6th–8th Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

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: Thursdays, 1/27/22 to 3/10/22
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
  • Grades: 6th–8th Grade
  • Tuition: $199.00

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