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AFTER SCHOOL YOUTH ARTS PROGRAM 2019-2020

 Confidence  - Creativity  - Community

YAP Collage

Program Dates
Fall Session: September 3 - December 14, 2019   
Student Showcase - December 14
Open Studio Week: December 16 - 20, 2019
Winter/Spring Session:  January 6 - June 13, 2020
Student Showcase - June 13

No classes will be held on

Indigenous Peoples Day, 10/14/19
Veterans Day, 11/11/19
Thanksgiving Week, 11/27/19-11/29/19
Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 1/20/20
President’s Day, 2/17/20
Memorial Day, 5/25/20

The American Youth Chorus rehearses at CHAW on Tuesday and Thursdays.  Please contact them at 202-629‑3140 for more information.

Class Pricing
Registration includes up to two classes per day plus community village time and open studio week. 

Fall – 15 weeks

1 day

$495

2 days save 5%

$940

3 days save 10%

$1337

4 days save 15%

$1683

Early release Wednesdays

+$330

Extended week Fridays

+$330

5-day package
(excludes van service)

$1985

5-day package with
early release Wednesdays
(excludes van service)

$2300


CHAW never turns a child away for inability to pay. Sliding scale registration and payment plans are available on an as needed basis. Please contact Brian Washington
brian@chaw.org or 202-547-6839 for more information. Request forms may be picked up at the front desk or online www.chaw.org.

5-day Package
NEW! CHAW offers a 5-day a week package! Come make great art and build community every day of the week. Call (202) 547-6839 and sign up for arts classes Monday-Friday and save over $325. 

  • $1985 for Monday-Friday classes (excludes van service)
  • $2300 for Monday-Friday classes + early release day on Wednesdays (excludes van service)

Classes
All classes are taught by professional artists and teachers. Projects focus on skills building and personal expression, and will vary from semester to semester. Class size ranges from 5 - 12 students. Schedule subject to change. Classes require min. of 5 students to run. 

Village Time
Included in registration. Students enjoy snack time, play games, do homework and art activities before and after classes. This is not a stand-alone class.

Extended Days
Arts workshops and recreational activities

School Break Camp 
Winter Break: Monday, 2/17 through Friday, 2/21 9:00 am to 5:00 pm - $350
Spring Break: Monday, 4/13 through Friday, 4/17 9:00 am to 5:00 pm - $350

Open Studio Week

Students are invited to bring friends, try out a variety of activities and get a preview of what’s ahead for the coming semester. Additional van spaces are limited. Please call for information.

Van Service
CHAW offers after school van service for registered youth students grades K-12 on a first-come-first-served basis. Van service is unavailable on ½ school days and DCPS school closure days. Van pick up schools and routes vary based on class enrollment. Please contact Brian Washington brian@chaw.org or 202-547-6839 for availability and scheduling. Fall $90 / Spring $130 - add van fee for each day of the week student rides.

*For early van service on Wednesdays from Two Rivers Public Charter School to CHAW please register with Brian Washington at 202-547-6839.

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