Classes

Our community celebrates the joys of childhood and encourages the independence of youth. For decades, New Orleans families have trusted the JCC with their teens, and we have responded with a year-round mix of clubs, parties, dances and activities.

 

UPTOWN 

AUGUST

DRIVER'S ED
Is your teen ready to learn to drive? Over four days students will complete the 30 hour classroom training portion of the 38 hour course. 
August 2 - August 5
Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Ages: 15 and Up
$425 member / $440 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

 

METAIRIE

 JUNE

BEGINNER'S PIANO
Foster a life-long love of music in this introductory class. Beginner’s Piano is geared toward children just starting out on the keys. They’ll learn the basics – sight-reading, technique, and theory – as you watch your student turn into a musician!
June 16 - July 7
Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Grades: 1 - 6
Instructor: Mary McIntyre
$95 member / $115 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

GYMNASTICS
Children will learn progressive skills in gymnastics. Boys and girls are taught gymnastics skills that will teach balance, strength and agility. You will learn new skills, be challenged, and have fun!
June 14 - July 19
Tuesdays, 4:00 - 4:45 PM
Grades: K-5
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$100 member / $125 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

GYMNASTICS – Ages 2-4
Children will learn progressive skills in gymnastics. Boys and girls are taught gymnastics skills that will teach balance, strength, and agility. You will learn new skills, be challenged, and have fun.
June 14 - July 5
Tuesdays, 5:00 - 5:30 PM
Ages: 2-4
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$100 member / $125 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

JULY

DRIVER'S ED - METAIRIE
Is your teen ready to learn to drive? Over four days students will complete the 30 hour classroom training portion of the 38 hour course. 
July 25 - July 28
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Ages: 15 - 17
$425 member / $440 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

AUGUST

HANDWRITING HELPERS
Handwriting Helpers has been developed to fit the writing needs and demands your child will experience in their upcoming grade level using the Handwriting Without Tears curriculum. Whether you feel your child has difficulty with handwriting or not, Handwriting Helpers is a skill building program, as well as an enrichment program, which uses evidenced-based strategies to make writing fun, interactive, and easy. Your child will get a jump start on their writing demands for the upcoming school year. Offered by Kimberly Bradley, MS, LOTR, in conjunction with the New Orleans Speech and Hearing Center (NOSHC), Handwriting Helpers is designed specifically for students who would benefit from academic preparation of written work for the upcoming school year. For more information regarding this class, please contact the New Orleans Speech and Hearing Center at www.noshc.org.
Monday - Friday, August 8 - August 12
9:30 - 10:30 AM (K)  REGISTER
10:30 - 11:30 AM (Pre-K)  REGISTER
1:00 – 2:00 PM (Grades 3-4)  REGISTER
2:00 – 3:00 PM (Grades 1-2)  REGISTER
$155 members and non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC – Metairie

 

LISTENING FOR SUCCESS
Does your child have difficulty following instructions in school or in home, misinterpret test instructions, have an attention disorder or struggle with phonological awareness? Go “back to the basics” with Listening for Success (L4S) and help your child find success in the classroom. L4S is dedicated to enhancing academic performance through the following skills: auditory processing, phonological awareness, phonics, expressive and receptive language, as well as teaching students to be self-advocates in the classroom and to use resources. Run by the New Orleans Speech and Hearing Center (NOSHC), L4S utilizes the expertise of speech-language pathologists and follows a prescribed curriculum in small group instruction. For more information regarding this class, please contact the New Orleans Speech and Hearing Center at www.noshc.org.
Monday - Friday, August 8 - August 12
9:30 - 10:30 AM (Pre-K)  REGISTER
10:30 - 11:30 AM (K)  REGISTER
1:00 – 2:00 PM (Grades 1-2)  REGISTER
2:00 – 3:00 PM (Grades 3-4)  REGISTER
$155 members and non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

 View a complete listing of CHILDREN & TEEN offerings in our CLASS DIRECTORY and register online today!
 

For more information contact

UPTOWN

Laura Hanft | Director of Youth and Camping | laura@nojcc.org

 

METAIRIE

 Terrance Perkins | Children's/Assistant Camp Director | terrance@nojcc.org