After-School Activities Directory 2018
Published July 2018
Updated August 8, 2018
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Actors Conservatory Theatre

Lewisville • 972/436-8228
4–18 yrs
The ACT Academy of the Performing Arts offers semesterlong after-school and home-school age-appropriate classes in acting, musical theater, play labs, show choir, musical theater dance, behind-the-scenes and more!

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Southlake • 682/593-3953
3–9 yrs
Offering 1:1 and small group tutoring for general education and special education students, pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade.

Biodiversity Education Center
Coppell • 972/304-3581
4th–6th grade
Led by the Biodiversity Center’s educational staff and North Texas Master Naturalist volunteers, the Junior Master Naturalist program includes seven courses that introduce youth to the natural environment.

Casa Mañana Studios
Fort Worth • 817/321-5040
3–18 yrs
Offering students the highest level of performing arts education in dance, acting and voice, our process-oriented training program is designed to foster successful young artists, actors and people.

Clayton Youth Enrichment
Fort Worth • 817/923-9888
PK–12 yrs
Clayton provides before- and after-school enrichment programs to elementary- through intermediate-age children throughout Tarrant County serving KISD, FWISD, CISD and BISD. Clayton also provides full-day summer camps at select schools.

Color Me Empowered
Dallas • 214/729-2499
5–18 yrs
Color Me Empowered offers visual-art based classes for school-age children. We accept any skill level and will help your child develop his or her creativity, confidence and problem-solving skills.

Guardian Swim School
Irving • 972/506-7946
3 mos and up
Our program focuses on the essentials of swimming by empowering safety, fun, proper techniques and lifelong skills. Our highly trained and experienced coaches have a clear goal to achieve.

Gray School of Music
Dallas • 214/369-7772
4 yrs–adults
The school specializes in private music lessons for ages 4–99. Lessons in guitar, acoustic/electric, ukulele, drums, piano, violin and voice lessons. All our experienced teachers have graduate degrees.

J’s Art Studio, Inc.
Dallas • 972/931-1933
4+
J’s Art teaches creative art classes to students of all ages and levels. Explore different art media—clay, drawing, painting and sculpture. Experienced teachers guide artists in small classes to realize artistic potential!

JCC of Dallas
Dallas • 214/239-7138
3–18 yrs
The best is all under one roof! From gymnastics, aquatics, performing arts to holiday-break programs. Come work out, join our J socials and enjoy our nationally re-knowned early childhood center.

The Little Gym
Multiple locations
4 mos–12 yrs
Watch your kid go from cartwheels to confidence. Every child learns at his or her own pace. Our classes give your child a chance to tackle new challenges at his or her own level.

Margo Dean School of Ballet
Fort Worth • 817/738-7915
3 yrs & up
Margo Dean School of Ballet offers ballet for age 3 and up, flamenco dance, jazz dance, adult ballet and the real barre fitness class.

Marina Almayeva School of Classical Ballet
Hurst • 817/788-0818
3–19 yrs
Elite classical ballet program based on famous Russian Vaganova method, combined with intensive strength and flexibility training. Classes include ballet, pointe, character, stretching-conditioning and modern. International competitions and annual Nutcracker productions.

The REC of Grapevine
Grapevine • 817/410-3450
3–60 yrs
The REC of Grapevine offers over 100 classes/programs! Whether it’s an after-school activity for kids or fitness program for yourself, we have it. Dance and gymnastics, boot camps, water aerobics, Jazzercise and more.

River Legacy Living Science Center
Arlington • 817/860-6752
K–6th
From frogs to trees to the weather, After-School Clubs offer a unique experience of exploring the plants, animals and habitats of a riparian forest in the middle of the Metroplex.

Stage Notes School of Music and Arts
Multiple locations • 817/849-5544
3 yrs & up
Stage Notes offers the best in music lessons, theater classes and productions, art classes, and dance at our Hurst and Keller locations!

Stage West Theatre School
Fort Worth • 817/554-3613
6–18 yrs
A twice a week introduction to the performing arts. We teach not only acting, but also teamwork, respect, responsibility and integrity. Our semester ends with a musical revue.

TCU Music Preparatory Division
Fort Worth • 817/257-7604
All ages
TCU’s Music Preparatory Division offers music lessons on the TCU campus. Offerings include Music Together for infants to age 8, private piano, voice, instrumental and string lessons for all levels.

Techie Factory
Dallas • 214/614-8166
4–14 yrs
This is not your normal after-school learning—learn tech skills while making new friends! Our programs cover all things tech including coding, robotics, drones, electronic graphic design and more!

Texas Ballet Theater
Dallas • Fort Worth • 817/763-0207
3 – Adult
Texas Ballet Theater schools, in both Dallas and Fort Worth, provide classes for ages 3–adult in a safe, nurturing and professional environment. Programs available for both recreational and professional students.

Texas Dance Conservatory
Fort Worth • 817/717-4544
3–19 yrs
Texas Dance Conservatory offers rigorous, developmentally appropriate instruction to dancers 3–19 who seek a positive and professional environment focused on versatility and artistic excellence.

Win Kids
Flower Mound • 972/355-9988
6 mos–16 yrs
Win Kids offers award-winning classes in gymnastics, tumbling and trampoline, Ninja Warrior, dance, martial arts, sports skills, tennis and music.

YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas
Multiple locations • 469/348-9622
5–12 yrs
The YMCA offers after-school care inside 80+ schools throughout Collin, Dallas, Ellis, Hopkins, Hunt and Kaufman counties. Our caring staff leads intentional enrichment activities, homework time and fun!