Session Details

  • Date: Oct 7 - Dec 17

  • Time: 4:15-5:15 pm
    (on early release days, classes will be held from 1:15-2:15 pm)

  • Location: ISLA

Sign-up Details

  • Register Here
  • You will only be contacted if there is an issue with your registration.

  • Registrations accepted on a first come first serve basis

  • Late registrations are not accepted

  • Please make checks payable to: ISLA-PTO

Additional Details

  • Please have your student bring a nutritious snack and a water bottle for after-school snack time

  • Please be prompt to pick up your children. Any student not picked up by 4:50 will be sent to Aventuras

Session Activities

ISLA will have the following sessions for the upcoming year:
Fall: October 7-December 17
Winter: January 10-March 18
Spring: April 4-May 13

Traditional Colombian Dancing


Come learn both traditional Colombian dances, and new-age dance steps in this fun, after-school program led by our fabulous Language Ambassadors (LAs)! In this class, your child will explore dances that have been part of the Colombian culture for generations,and are still popular today. Dances can include Bambuco, Cumbia, Porro, and even Salsa and Merengue! From folkloric styles to hip-hop, your kids will enjoy getting their wiggles out to the beat of the lively music! Classes will be Monday afternoons right after school - 4:20-5:20 pm. Pick up will be at 5:20 pmin the front of the building. Families can look forward to an informal dance recital during the last class! The entire class will be taught in Spanish.

Open to grades: K-4
Dates: Mondays 4:20-5:20 pm, Oct. 4 through Dec. 13
(no class Nov. 1)
Instructors: Sr. Carlos and Srta. Carolina
Class size: 15 students
Cost: $120 per student

Crafty Thursdays

Thursday morning

Two of our Language Ambassadors (Srta. Anamaría from Colombia and Srta. Gisela from El Salvador) will introduce fun crafts that students can take home each week! From paper to clay, paint to friendship bracelets, all levels of creativity will be addressed. Instruction will be entirely in Spanish, and will touch on both Colombian and El Salvadoran cultures. Students will gather outside on the steps in the front of the building from 8:10-8:15 am. Please do not drop off your child or get out ofyour car before 8:10. If you arrive after 8:15, you will have to accompany your child in the building, check in with Emily Smith at the front desk, and walk your child to the class since the building is typically locked at this time.

Open to grades: 3-6
Dates: Thursday mornings 8:15-9:15am, Oct. 7-Dec. 16
(no class Oct. 20 or Nov. 25)
Instructors: Srta. Anamaría andSrta. Gisela
Classroom size: 15
Cost: $108 per student

Young Rembrandts


We Art Together Again!

Run on over and join us to draw tennis shoes, a tall and colorful rainbow giraffe, some silly worms that love apples and a stylized Eiffel Tower. Let's get those motors going. Enroll online at

October 6 - December 15
(no class Oct. 20 or Nov. 24)

Early Release Young Rembrandt's


South of the Border Pastel Workshop

If your child loves to game or draw, they'll have a blast putting their own personal touches on some of these favorites!

Early Release Dates: 9/23, 11/18, 12/2 and 1/27.

Register online at

Chess Club – Twin Cities Chess Club

Grades K - 6
Minimum 6 students, Maximum 20 students

This class begins on Thursday, October 7 and goes through December 16th. Want to amaze your friends and impress your opponents? Want to increase your IQ while having fun playing chess and compete for various prizes? Learn from Twin Cities Chess Club instructors who have years of experience. Competitive Chess tournaments are scheduled once a year and students can play for real chess trophies! All levels are welcome. We have a great instructor for this class but he is not a Spanish speaker. $89 for 9 sessions. Register online at

Classes will be 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm. Early release dates will have classes from 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm. (November 18 and December 2) No class on October 21.