Preschool Classes

Rhythms and Moves

For boys and girls in grades 3K – 1

We will incorporate movement and music to learn simple basic gymnastic skills, coordination, and large-motor skills.

Instructor: Dana Walker, 3K Teacher
Session 1: Thursdays, February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 5
Session 2: Thursdays, March 12, 19, 26, April 9, 16, 23
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Location: Elementary Classroom
Cost: $110/session

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Makers Space

For boys and girls in grades K – 2

We will provide a wide range of assorted materials and supplies that students can use to create exciting things with their imagination. Children who create develop stronger problem-solving skills. When children are given the time, space, and supplies to create, they are developing important skills they will use throughout their lifetime! Grab a friend and sign up. Come discover what’s possible!

Instructor: Wade Putnal, FPD Lower School Principal
Dates: Tuesdays, January 28, February 4, 11, 25, and March 3, 10
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Location: FPD Media Center
Cost: $65
Space limited to 12 students.

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Viking Tennis Academy

For boys and girls grades K – 5

The FPD Tennis Academy seeks to grow the love of tennis in new and current tennis players through sharpening their skills and techniques in a fun, challenging, and competitive environment.

Mondays: K – 2nd grade
Session 1 January 27 – March 9 (no class on February 17)
Session 2 March 16 – April 27 (no class on March 30)
Rain out days are Fridays
Wednesdays: 3rd – 5th grade
Session 1 January 28 – March 10 (no class on February 18)
Session 2 March 17 – April 28 (no class on March 31)
Rain out days are Fridays

Instructor: Tom Bates, Tennis Instructor
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Pearson-Wall Recreation Courts
Cost: $100 per session
*Classes do not meet on school holidays.

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Golf Squad

For boys and girls in grades K – 5

Golf Squad is coming to First Presbyterian Day School! Golf Squad is for both new and continuing students and provides weekly opportunities for your child to learn the technical swing mechanics (i.e. putting, chipping, full swing, etc.) as well as the social skills required to enjoy golf, the clubs, and golf course (i.e. vocabulary, etiquette, rules, history, etc.) all under the instruction of an LPGA or PGA Professional. Golf is a very challenging and fun sport that can lead to college scholarships. So start early and start now…boys and girls!  Even if your child already plays, it is great to enjoy weekly, convenient lessons from the pro.

Instructor: PGA Professional through Golf Squad
Session 1: Wednesdays – January 29, February 5, 12, 19, 26, March 4
Session 2: Wednesdays – March 11, 18, 25, April 8, 15, 22
Time: 3:45 p.m – 4:45 p.m.
Location: FPD Campus

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Princess Ballet

For girls in grades 3K – K

An introduction to the art of ballet through creative movement and music appreciation. Children are introduced to movements that allow them to use their bodies in order to say something. Time will be spent developing individual expression and imagination. Each student will need a black or light pink modest leotard with ballet tights and shoes. A class demonstration will be given on April 27.

Instructor: Kathryn Ginaldi, Ballet Instructor
Dates: Mondays, January 27 – April 27 (class will not meet on February 17 or March 30)
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: FPD Clark Fine Arts Center
Cost: $195

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Music Lessons for Children & Adults

Open to all ages

FPD offers a wide variety of music lessons with talented teachers. Lessons are available in guitar, drum, fiddle, ukulele, piano, trombone, and voice.

Jonathon Baker, FPD Band Director – Trombone
Ashley Childers, FPD Choral Director – Voice and Piano
John Hughey, Music Instructor – Guitar, Drums, Fiddle, and Ukulele
Maggie Hollis, Flute Instructor
Prices vary. If you are interested in taking music lessons please contact the CFD office at 478-477-6506 ext 182 or email