Extracurricular Activities

West Side Montessori is pleased to offer several options for extracurriculars. These classes are offered after school and are taught by West Side Montessori teachers and outside instructors. In general, each session will range from five to six weeks long.

Perrysburg Session 2 Calendar

Toledo Session 2 Calendar

Session 2

The first session of extracurricular classes will run for four weeks, beginning the week of November 5.

Open registration for Session 2 opens Tuesday, October 16, at noon, and continues through the end of the school day on Monday, October 22.

Late registration ($10 late fee) begins Tuesday, October 23. The registration window closes Friday, October 26 at noon. No registrations will be accepted after October 26. 

Online registration and payment information can be found in your parent portal account. The forms will be available through your family's account, allowing you to sign up electronically and then pay using your Discover, Mastercard, or Visa credit card or by e-check. The online registration allows for only one registration per student. You will not be able to add or change classes online once you register.

If you have questions about any of the classes offered, please contact Kathy Sorensen at (419) 866-1931 or a3NvcmVuc2VuQG1vbnRlc3Nvcml0b2xlZG8ub3Jn.

A complete list of activities offered to WSM students for Session 2 can be found below.

Title Location Fee

Perrysburg Campus

Little House

Little House Soccer Shots Great Room $72.00
Thursdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Soccer Shots is an engaging youth Soccer Organization introducing children ages 2-8 to the great sport of Soccer. More Less

Each weekly practice will focus on a single skill set.  We will teach children a particular skill, play games centered on that skill, then put that skill to practice with a scrimmage.

Soccer Shots for Little House (2-3 yr olds) will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Great Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Thursdays – November 8, 29, December 6, 13 (No Class Nov. 15, 22)

Cost:  $72.00 total per student


Children's House

Cake Decorating Emerald Room $89.00
Mondays - 3:30-4:00 p.m. In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week. More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes. Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 10 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.

Cake Decorating for Children’s House will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Emerald Room.

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No Class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $89.00 total per student



Red Ball Tennis Great Room $72.00
Tuesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m. Children will be introduced to the sport of tennis with a major focus on developing hand-eye coordination combined with movement. More Less

While we enjoy the games, we will also be stressing the importance of sportsmanship, teamwork, and developing independence in sport.  All equipment is provided. Coach Phill has been teaching tennis in the NWO area for the last 10 years. He works as an assistant Varsity/JV coach for the St. John's Jesuit tennis team.  He is currently the director of 10 and under tennis at Shadow Valley Tennis and Fitness.

Red Ball Tennis for Children’s House will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Great Room.

Requirements:  Min. 6 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Tuesdays – November 6, 13, 27, December 4 (No Class Nov. 20)

Cost:  $72.00 total per student


Creative Movement Dance Great Room $57.00
Wednesdays - 3:30-4:15* p.m. This class is an introduction to dance for children ages 3 and up.   More Less

Kati McDougle is the Owner /Director of The Dance Factory NWO and a West Side parent.

Creative Movement Dance for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 4 weeks in the Great Room. (*Note end time)

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 14 students

Class Dates:  Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No Class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost:  $57.00 total per student


Soccer Shots Great Room $72.00
Thursdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Soccer Shots is an engaging youth Soccer Organization introducing children ages 2-8 to the great sport of Soccer. More Less

Each weekly practice will focus on a single skill set.  We will teach children a particular skill, play games centered on that skill, then put that skill to practice with a scrimmage.

Soccer Shots for Children’s House will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Great Room.

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 15 students

Class Dates:  Thursdays – November 8, 29, December 6, 13 (No Class Nov. 15, 22)

Cost:  $72.00 total per student


Toledo Campus

Little House

Tumbling - FULL Buttercup Room $62.00
Tuesdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination and basic tumbling skills. More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment. Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 10 years.  She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life.

Tumbling for Little House will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Buttercup Room.

Requirements:  Min. 3 students/Max. 4 students

Class Dates:  Thursdays Nov 8, Dec 6, 13, 20 (no class Nov. 15, 22, 29)

Cost:  $62.00 total per student


Movement with Molly - FULL Rose Room $72.00
Wednesdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Movement with Molly is a first dance/movement class for toddlers. More Less

The children will learn body awareness, how to follow directions, and how to work well with others.  This is a fun class full of dance, songs, and stories. Molly Kujawa, TMRF, is a certified Irish Dance instructor and a West Side teacher.  She has been teaching dance for 14 years. Her dance philosophy is "Fun, Friendship, and Fitness."

Movement with Molly for Little House (2-3 yr olds) will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Rose Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 6 students

Class Dates:  Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost:  $72.00 total per student


Children's House

Tumbling Class A - FULL Buttercup Room $62.00
Mondays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination, and basic tumbling skills.   More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment. Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 10 years. She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life.

Tumbling A for Children’s House will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Buttercup Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $62.00 total per student


French for Young Children (pre-K) French Room $37.00
Mondays - 3:30-4:15*p.m. Bienvenue! Welcome! Pre-Kindergartners in Children's House are invited to join in a fun and lively introduction to French. More Less

They will play games, sing songs, count, and enjoy learning about France. Margaret Kohler has taught French at West Side for the past 17 years and is excited to introduce French to Children's House age children.

French for Young Children for Children’s House (pre-K) will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:15*p.m. for 4 weeks in the French Room. (Note end time)

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 6 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $37.00 total per student

Cake Decorating Trillium Room $89.00
Tuesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m.  In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week.  More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes. Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 10 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.


Cake Decorating for Children’s House will be held on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Trillium Room.


Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Class Dates:  Tuesdays – November 6, 13, 27, December 4 (No class Nov. 20)

Cost:  $89.00 total per student

Edible Art Iris Room $92.00
Wednesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m. Make a masterpiece and eat it too! We will explore all types of food, create beautiful works of art, and enjoy our tasty treats as well. More Less

Sarah Kreinbrink has been a Little House teacher for 16 years. She also previously directed Summer Camp at West Side for 10 years. She has two children at West Side, Carson and Paige.

Edible Art for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Iris Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost:  $92.00 total per student


Tumbling Class B - FULL Buttercup Room $62.00
Wednesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m. In this class, children will work on balance, coordination and basic tumbling skills. More Less

They will work with floor mats, beanbags, low beams, and other equipment. Torey Bonde is a Little House teacher and has been teaching tumbling for the last 10 years. She bases her classes around the idea that being fit is fun, and a love of being active starts early in life.

Tumbling B for Children’s House will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Buttercup Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost:  $62.00 total per student


Little Leprechauns - FULL Rose Room $72.00
Thursdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m. Little Leprechauns is a fun introduction to dance.  The children will learn the foundation of Irish dance as well as basic dance moves. More Less

The class is filled with movement, stories, and dance.  Molly Kujawa, TMRF, is a certified Irish Dance instructor and West Side teacher.  She has been teaching dance for 14 years. Her dance philosophy is "Fun, Friendship, and Fitness."

Little Leprechauns for Children’s House will be held on Thursdays from 3:30-4:00 p.m. for 4 weeks in the Rose Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Thursdays Nov 8, Dec 6, 13, 20 (no class Nov. 15, 22, 29)

Cost:  $72.00 total per student


Yoga - FULL Maple Room $52.00
Thursdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Students will develop concentration and confidence as they explore yoga through movement, breathing techniques, songs, stories, games, and art. More Less

Sarah Duvall completed her 200-hour teacher training in 2014 through It's Yoga Toledo, and went on to earn her 50-hour Rocket certification in 2015.  She has taught yoga at West Side Montessori for four years.

Yoga for Children’s House will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Thursdays for 4 weeks in the Maple Room.

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Class Dates:  Thursdays Nov 8, Dec 6, 13, 20 (no class Nov. 15, 22, 29)

Cost: $52.00 per student


Kids' Karate (4yrs-K) Spanish Room $71.00
Fridays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Karate for Children’s House will focus on developmental skills such as coordination and listening. More Less

Children will learn karate in a fun and safe environment.  Miss Emily Dennis is a full time instructor under Mr. Daniel Turner at Karate America.  She enjoys teaching children karate and self-defense.

Kids’ Karate for Children’s House (4 yrs – K) will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Fridays for 4 weeks in the Spanish Room.

Requirements:  Min. 6 students/Max. 20 students

Class Dates:  Fridays – November 9, 30, December 7, 14 (No class Nov. 16, 23)

Cost: $71.00 per student


Lower Elementary

Beginning Guitar (1st-8th Level) Cardinal Room $42.00
Mondays - 3:30-4:15* p.m. Learn the fundamentals of guitar and music including reading music, fretboard, and proper care and maintenance. More Less

James Lorann has played guitar for 30 years in many different styles. He has also played with many bands throughout the years.

Beginning Guitar for Lower Elementary will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 4 weeks in the Cardinal Room. (*Note end time)

Requirements:  Min. 1 student/Max. 6 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $42.00 total per student


Thread Art (1st-8th Level) Bluebird Room $77.00
Mondays - 3:30 to 4:15* p.m. Make art with a needle and thread! This class will teach the basics of hand embroidery and cross-stitch. More Less

By the end of the session, you will leave with your very own masterpieces and with the skills to make many more. Leah Lorann is from Toledo but has traveled the world for many years. One thing she loved about living overseas were the vibrant colors and works of art. She uses embroidery as a way to make her very own works of art.

Thread Art for Lower Elementary will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 4 weeks in the Bluebird Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $77.00 total per student


Cake Decorating Trillium Room $89.00
Wednesdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week. More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes. Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 10 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.

Cake Decorating for Lower Elementary will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays for 4 weeks in the Trillium Room.

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Class Dates:  Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost:  $89.00 per student


Yoga (1st-8th Level) Maple Room $52.00
Wednesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m. Students will develop concentration and confidence as they explore yoga through movement, breathing techniques, songs, stories, games, and art. More Less

Sarah Duvall completed her 200-hour teacher training in 2014 through It's Yoga Toledo, and went on to earn her 50-hour Rocket certification in 2015.  She has taught yoga at West Side Montessori for four years.

Yoga for LE will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays for 4 weeks in the Maple Room. 

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost: $52.00 per student


Karate for Lower Elementary Spanish Room $71.00
Fridays - 4:00 to 4:30* p.m. Karate will be taught with a skill-based curriculum in a fun and safe environment. More Less

The focus will be to empower students to be confident and strong.  Miss Emily Dennis is a full-time instructor under Mr. Daniel Turner at Karate America.  She enjoys teaching children karate and self-defense.

Karate for Lower Elementary will be held from 4:00-4:30*p.m. on Fridays for 4 weeks in the Spanish Room. (*Note start time)

Requirements:  Min. 6 students/Max. 20 students

Class Dates:  Fridays – November 9, 30, December 7, 14 (No class Nov. 16, 23)

Cost: $71.00 per student

Fun with Food Iris Room $92.00
Fridays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Who says you can't play with your food? We will explore different foods through art, games, and more!   More Less

Sarah Kreinbrink has been a Little House teacher for 16 years. She also previously directed Summer Camp at West Side for 10 years. She has two children at West Side, Carson and Paige.

Fun with Food for Lower Elementary will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Fridays for 4 weeks in the Iris Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 10 students

Class Dates:  Fridays Nov 9, 30, Dec 7, 14 (No class Nov. 16, 23)

Cost:  $92.00 per student


Upper Elementary & Middle School

Beginning Guitar (1st-8th Level) Cardinal Room $42.00
Mondays - 3:30 to 4:15* p.m. Learn the fundamentals of guitar and music including reading music, fretboard, and proper care and maintenance. More Less

James Lorann has played guitar for 30 years in many different styles. He has also played with many bands throughout the years.

Beginning Guitar for UE/MS will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 4 weeks in the Cardinal Room. (*Note end time)

Requirements:  Min. 1 student/Max. 6 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $42.00 total per student


Thread Art (1st-8th Level) Bluebird Room $77.00
Mondays - 3:30 to 4:15* p.m. Make art with a needle and thread! This class will teach the basics of hand embroidery and cross-stitch. More Less

By the end of the session, you will leave with your very own masterpieces and with the skills to make many more. Leah Lorann is from Toledo but has traveled the world for many years. One thing she loved about living overseas were the vibrant colors and works of art. She uses embroidery as a way to make her very own works of art.

Thread Art for UE/MS will be held on Mondays from 3:30-4:15* p.m. for 4 weeks in the Bluebird Room.

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 8 students

Class Dates:  Mondays – November 5, 12, 26, December 3 (No class Nov. 19)

Cost:  $77.00 total per student


Cake Decorating Trillium Room $89.00
Wednesdays - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. In this class, friends will enjoy learning how to create a new cupcake design each week.  More Less

They will learn many techniques used to decorate cakes. Samantha Marvin works as a Little House assistant and has been decorating cakes for the last 10 years. She has been trained in the Wilton cake decorating method.

Cake Decorating for UE/MS will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays for 4 weeks in the Trillium Room.

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Class Dates:  Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost:  $89.00 per student


Youth Karate (4th-8th Level) - Canceled Spanish Room $71.00
Thursdays - 3:30 to 4:30* p.m. Self-defense and classical karate will be taught in this class.   More Less

Students will learn how to be safe, smart, and strong.  Mr. Daniel Turner is a Martial Arts instructor with 25 years of experience and is the owner of Karate America on Central Ave.

Youth Karate for UE/MS will be held from 3:30-4:30*p.m. on Thursdays for 3 weeks in the Spanish Room. (*Note end time)

Requirements:  Min. 4 students/Max. 15 students

Class Dates:  Thursdays –December 6, 13, 20 (No class in November)

Cost: $71.00 per student 

Yoga (1st-8th Level) Maple Room $52.00
Wednesdays - 3:30-4:00 p.m.  Students will develop concentration and confidence as they explore yoga through movement, breathing techniques, songs, stories, games, and art.  More Less

Sarah Duvall completed her 200-hour teacher training in 2014 through It's Yoga Toledo, and went on to earn her 50-hour Rocket certification in 2015.  She has taught yoga at West Side Montessori for four years.

Yoga for UE/MS will be held from 3:30-4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays for 4 weeks in the Maple Room.

Requirements:  Min. 5 students/Max. 12 students

Wednesdays – November 7, 28, December 5, 12 (No class Nov. 14, 21)

Cost: $52.00 per student