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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
DCPS Winter Break, 2/17/20-2/21/20
DCPS Spring Break, 4/13/20-4/17/20
Memorial Day, 5/25/20

Class Pricing

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

Winter/Spring – 22 weeks

1 day


2 days save 5%


3 days save 10%


4 days save 15%


Early release Wednesdays


Extended week Fridays


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 or 202-547-6839 for more information. Request forms may be picked up at the front desk or online

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: Tuesdayday, 2/18 through Friday, 2/21 9:00 am to 3:00 pm - $50 daily or $190 for week.
Spring Break: Monday, 4/13 through Friday 4/17 except Thursday 4/16, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm - $50 daily or $190 for week.

Please call to register.

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 or 202-547-6839 for availability and scheduling. 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.