After School Programs


Derby Academy Auxiliary Programs

Daily After Care Program (Grades Pre-K–3)

After Care at Derby program runs Monday through Thursday from 3 PM until either 4:30 or 6:00 PM and from 12:30–4:00 PM on Friday. Occasional drop-ins are allowed. Children in our After Care program participate in outside play, arts and crafts activities, creative games and seasonal projects. 

In addition to After Care, children in Pre-Kindergarten are welcome to register for our Campfire Club program which runs from Monday through Thursday from 12:00–3:00 PM. Registration for Campfire Club is done directly through the  Primary School.

After Care is offered in two sessions, each session equalling roughly ½ of the academic school year. Registration and payment happens in August and in December.

Instrumental Program (Grades 1–8) 

Derby Academy offers a vibrant After School Instrumental Program for students to further their study of instrumental music in a private on-campus lesson. Grades 1 or 2 can select piano. In Grades 3 through 8, a variety of instrumental lessons are offered in the full range of band and orchestra instruments including piano, french horn, guitar, clarinet,  trumpet, trombone, saxophone, flute, drums, oboe, and vocal coaching. Instrumental faculty members are professional musicians with degrees in music education or performance. 

The Instrumental Program is offered in two sessions, each session equalling roughly ½ of the academic school year. Registration happens in August and in December. There are 12 lessons per session and each lesson is 30 minutes. There is a recital for family and friends at the end of both sessions.
 

Enrichment Classes (Grades K - 5)

After school enrichment classes take place during the winter months for a variety of grades from K to 5. A sample of occasional classes includes: Yoga, Robotics, Drama,  Art, and Science Club.

 

 

Derby Academy, Hingham, Private School, South Shore