Tahoe Expedition Academy

After School Clubs

Fall Clubs

Fall Clubs– Tahoe Expedition Academy extends academics, character and adventure through its wide array of After School Clubs. Fall 2021 Clubs include Art, Lacrosse, Spanish, Rock Band and Drama.

Health Update – Our goal is to deliver safe, socially responsible, and engaging offerings for students as school guidance and local mandates allows. Activities specific recommendations will be followed in conjunction with school policies to provide a safe environment for participating students and instructors alike.

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Art Club

In this creative club offering participants will sketch, draw and paint outdoors on Tahoe Expedition Academy's 42 acre pristine campus. Tahoe flora and fauna will highlight student works, as will the vast and varied landscapes that form Martis Valley. Students works will capture seasonal tones, flora changes and highlights as Fall transitions towards the cold Winter. Space is limited for this offering.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR ART CLUB.

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Lacrosse Club

Did you know that 80% of women’s and men’s college lacrosse practices are dedicated to fundamental lacrosse stick work? This fall, train like a collegiate athlete with former collegiate, professional and international lacrosse player, Eric Martin. In this six session series, participants new through intermediate will learn and refine key lacrosse skills.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR LACROSSE CLUB.

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Spanish Club

Spanish Club participants will learn through kinetic style instruction, which is active, fun and exploration filled. Students will learn by acting out and demonstrating words and phrases. As well as through nature hikes and exploration. This offering is designed for 2nd to 5th graders who are new to or have some experience speaking Spanish.

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Rock Band Club

Groups of three to six students will combine into bands that will perform together with coach, TEA parent, and accomplished musician, Dave Zimmerman. Club practices will happen once a week for eight weeks. Individual members will find their musical strengths, hone instrumental ability, work through band challenges and collaborate to create their best performance.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR ROCK BAND CLUB.

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Drama Club - Matilda

Packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs and an unforgettable star, participants will learn the nuances of performing arts and showcase their efforts in a culminating end-of-season performance in front of live audiences!

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR DRAMA CLUB HERE.

Winter Clubs

Winter Clubs – Drama, Blacksmithing, and Spanish Club will highlight our Winter Club offerings. Winter Club registrations will go live in November 2021.

Health Update – Our goal is to deliver safe, socially responsible, and engaging offerings for students as school guidance and local mandates allows. Activities specific recommendations will be followed in conjunction with school policies to provide a safe environment for participating students and instructors alike.

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Drama Club - Matilda

Packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs and an unforgettable star, participants will learn the nuances of performing arts and showcase their efforts in a culminating end-of-season performance in front of live audiences!

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR DRAMA CLUB HERE.

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Blacksmithing Club

In this popular offering, participants will craft steel into works of art, usable tools and more. Important safety techniques, protective equipment and processes will be highlighted, reviewed and practiced before metal work begins. Next, guided by our expert, CBA certified lead instructor, Loren Trux, participants will heat steel to workable temperatures of 1000+ degrees F.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR BLACKSMITHING CLUB HERE.

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Spanish Club

Spanish Club participants will learn through kinetic style instruction from Upper School Spanish Teacher and Club Lead, Merinda Zywicz. Kinetic style instruction is active, fun and involved - students will learn by acting out and demonstrating words and phrases. This club is offered in consecutive six week learning blocks.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR SPANISH CLUB HERE.

Spring Clubs

Spring Clubs – Offerings will include Art, Archery, Blacksmithing, Lacrosse and Mountain Biking. Spring registration will go live March 2022.

Health Update – Our goal is to deliver safe, socially responsible, and engaging offerings for students as school guidance and local mandates allows. Activities specific recommendations will be followed in conjunction with school policies to provide a safe environment for participating students and instructors alike.

01

Blacksmithing Club

In this popular offering, participants will craft steel into works of art, usable tools and more. Important safety techniques, protective equipment and processes will be highlighted, reviewed and practiced before metal work begins. Guided by our expert, CBA certified lead instructor, Loren Trux, participants will heat steel to workable temperatures of 1000+ degrees F and hammer into works fo art.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR BLACKSMITHING CLUB HERE.

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Art Club

In this creative club offering participants will sketch, draw and paint outdoors on Tahoe Expedition Academy's 42 acre pristine campus. Tahoe flora and fauna will highlight student works, as will the vast and varied landscapes that form Martis Valley.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR ART CLUB.

03

Lacrosse Club

Did you know that 80% of women’s and men’s college lacrosse practices are dedicated to fundamental lacrosse stick work? This fall, train like a collegiate athlete with former collegiate, professional and international lacrosse players, Taylor Simmers and Eric Martin. In this six session series, participants new through intermediate will learn and refine key lacrosse skills.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR LACROSSE CLUB.

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Mountain Biking Club

Bikers will navigate the single-track trails of the Tahoe Basin and Truckee learning fundamental mountain biking skills from experienced coaches along the way. Riders will learn the all important basics - shifting and pedaling best practices, proper body positioning, weight transfer across obstacles, how to climb, cross and descend challenge-by-choice terrain and much more.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR MOUNTAIN BIKING CLUB.