clubkef

Club Kef

After School Programming
Fall Semester 2017 - Classs Information and Sign-ups Open on July 17, 2017
Club Kef is an after school program offering semester long classes or same day sign-ups for students one years old through 8th grade.
Club Kef runs everyday there is a full day of school, starting
August 14, 2017

 Click here to register & sign-up for semester long classes.

 Click here to sign-up for FRIDAYS and single day sessions.

 Click here to sign up for Late Pick-Up & Homework Club.

Late Pick-up & Homework Club at AJA:*

Monday - Thursday
3:35 - 4:15
$5 per day

 

Early Childhood Department

Late Pick-Up
Children will stay with the Club Kef teachers during this time. They will have snack and playtime with all of their after school friends.

 

1st to 8th Grade

Homework Club
A daily snack will be provided and a teacher will be on staff to assist students with their homework. Homework Club is a supervised environment where teachers are there to assist and oversee students as they do their homework. We cannot provide specialized tutoring during this time. Games, art supplies and other activities will be provided if a student does not have homework.
Same day sign-ups must be in by 12:00 pm.
*Students picked-up after 4:15 pm will be charged the full Club Kef rate of $20 per day.

 

Club Kef's Daily Schedule:*

Mondays - Thursdays

  • 3:30-4:00 - Snack Time & Homework
    Nutritious snacks are provided each day, as carrots and hummus, a variety of fruits to select from, cheese sticks, veggie straws and more.
    There will be a teacher on-duty assisting students with their homework.
  • 3:45-4:45 - Class Time
    Select a semester long class or sign-up for Club Kef Hang-Out.
  • 5:00-5:30 - Free Play, Homework & Pick-Up Time
    During this time students will have the opportunity to complete their homework. If they do not have homework they will have lots of things to choose from, as art supplies, cards, board games or going to play on the playground. Parents can pick-up their children from the Imagination Playground / Glass Commons anytime between 5:00 - 5:30.

Please contact Rolene Jaffe at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

 

  • One Year OldsOpen or Close

    One Year Olds

    The fun doesn't have to end at 3:30!
    Students below two years old are invited to stay in their classroom until 5:35 pm. The fun activities are carried on, as dance parties, story time, buggy rides, playground time and snack.
  • Two's and Three'sOpen or Close
    Club Kef will use their magic curriculum to inspire and excite growing minds. Each afternoon will be filled with science experiments, cooking, art, playground time and snack time. We know parent's schedules vary so children can be picked up any time from 4:00 - 5:30.
  • Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1st GradeOpen or Close

    Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten and 1st Grade

    MONDAYS

    CAMP KEF
    Camp Kef will entertain the children each week with different activities and guest entertainers. Activities include magic shows, Israeli Dance, bubble parties, cooking for kids, art creations and much more. An official calendar will be released soon!

     

    TUESDAYS

    PLAYBALL
    PLAY IS THE PERFECT ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH TO LEARN. Not only will you get the best in Playball, but your child will experience the newer realms of creativity. Join us and build strong bodies and sound minds through play with Playball!

     

    WEDNESDAYS

    NEXPLORE GAMES
    Nexplore Games is an innovative program that uses strategic game play to teach students how to think, rather than what to think. The Nexplore Games mission is to use award-winning selection of mind and strategy games from all over the world to teach a vast array of 21st century skills, addressing logic/reasoning, social, emotional, study skills, values, leadership, communication, environment, mathematics, reading/language arts, economy and entrepreneurship.

     

    THURSDAYS

    Mixed Media Art with Robyn Rousso
    Robyn Rousso is an award winning designer, published Illustrator, well known Atlanta artist and has been teaching art for over 25 years. Join Robyn for a mixed media adventure in exploring clay, canvas painting, pastels and water color. Children will learn how to paint, guided through the skills of the impressionists to whimsical modern artists. Different techniques will be implemented using polymer clay, collaging, watercolors and pastels.
    Save The Date: Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 4:45 pm will be an art show displaying the fabulous creations made throughout the semester.

  • 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th GradesOpen or Close

    2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Grades

    MONDAYS

    SONG WRITING, RHYTHM & BEATS with HANNAH ZALE
    Hannah Zale is a recent UGA graduate. She is a classically trained opera singer who currently performs as a frontwoman and guitarist for a bluesy rock group. Hannah loves influencing the next generation. She has been teaching voice, guitar and songwriting to budding rockers for several years and has also been working with children at B’nai Torah and In The City Camp. Hannah has developed a unique curriculum which she will bring to AJA to teach Song Writing, Rhythm & Beats.

     

    TUESDAYS

    Mixed Media Art with Robyn Rousso
    Robyn Rousso is an award winning designer, published Illustrator, well known Atlanta artist and has been teaching art for over 25 years. Join Robyn for a mixed media adventure in exploring clay, canvas painting, pastels and water color. Children will learn exciting new approaches on how to paint, guided through the skills of the impressionists to whimsical modern artists. Different techniques will be implemented using polymer clay, collaging, watercolors and pastels.
    Save The Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 4:45 pm will be an art show displaying the fabulous creations made throughout the semester.

    OR

    CAPOEIRA
    Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines elements of combat, acrobatics, music, dance and rituals in a very elegant and dynamic way. During a Capoeira session, students will learn martial arts techniques, discover acrobatics, play musical instruments and explore cultures. Capoeira improves coordination, builds flexibility, enhances concentration, boosts self-confidence and promotes an active lifestyle. This unique technique and educational approach to fitness makes Capoeira a martial art like no other!
    Save The Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 4:45 pm will be a showcase displaying the techniques learned throughout the semester.

     

    WEDNESDAYS

    LET'S GET COOKING
    Join AJA teachers as well as local chefs and restaurant owners to learn some tricks of the trade. You’ll learn how to make your own Edible Arrangement, make pasta from scratch, prepare some holiday dishes and so much more. All food will be prepared in the dairy ECD kitchen. It will be dairy or pareve and will contain no nuts of any kind.

     

    THURSDAYS

    Hip Hop with Expressions in Motion
    In this high energy hip hop dance class, students will learn the fundamentals of this increasingly popular dance form. Class emphasizes rhythm and style, personal expression, choreography, basic strengthening and conditioning and having fun!
    Save The Date: Thursday, November 30 at 4:45 pm will be the big show!

    OR

    CHESS with COACH DAMIR
    Chess is run by Damir Studin. He was the 2009 and 2013 Georgia Chess Champion and a National Chess Master which ranks him in the top 99.7% of all chess players in the United States. The main focus for Chess is keeping the game fun for children while teaching them the fundamentals. They will learn lessons that are important in life, such as sportsmanship, problem solving, critical thinking, concentration, patience, attention span and other skills.

     

  • 5th - 8th GradeOpen or Close

    5th - 8th Grade

    Club Kef Hangout
    Grades 5-8
    Club Kef Hangout is a supervised environment where students can throw the football around, shoot some hoops, work in the LLC or simply catch up with some homework. It is open each day until 5:30 and snacks are provided.

     

    THURSDAY CHESS with COACH DAMIR
    Chess is run by Damir Studin. He was the 2009 and 2013 Georgia Chess Champion and a National Chess Master which ranks him in the top 99.7% of all chess players in the United States. The main focus for Chess is keeping the game fun for children while teaching them the fundamentals. They will learn lessons that are important in life, such as sportsmanship, problem solving, critical thinking, concentration, patience, attention span and other skills.

  • Drone ClubOpen or Close

    Drone Club

    Drone club costs $150 for the entire session. Please click here for more information.

    Dates: Oct 23, 30; Nov 6, 13, 20, 27; Dec 4, 11, 18; Jan 8, 10, 15, 17, 24, 29, 31; Feb 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28; March 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21
    March 25 Competition

     

     

 

Toco Hills Bus

Toco Hills Bus is available to take Club Kef students to YITH Mondays - Thursdays. The bus leaves AJA at 5:15 PM and should arrive at YITH at 5:50.

 

 

Sign-ups are available for 1-4 days per week or for drop-ins! Click Here to Register

Please contact Jocelyn Schorvitz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.