Welcome to Tuesday Classes

Please come to our Parent Meeting Tuesday, April 8 at 12:00 p.m. to give input for our next school year.

 

Tuesday Classes follows Fayette Co. Schools for full day school cancelations due to inclement weather. Fayette County Schools Cancelled = no Tuesday Classes on that day. We do not follow FC on delayed school openings as our first class begins at 11:00 a.m.  Early dismissals due to inclement weather are made at the individual parent’s discretion.

Tuesday Classes provides a meeting place for homeschool students in grades 4-8 to take classes from gifted teachers one day a week. We meet at:

New Life Community Church
(formerly Stonewall Wesleyan)
3353 Clays Mill Road
Lexington, Kentucky
Tuesdays from 10am-3pm

Classes for Homeschoolers

Tuesday Classes is a tutorial service for homeschooled students.  It is designed to give home schooling parents a place to delegate the teaching of a variety of core and elective classes for their children in grades 4 through 8. Students attend classes one day each week, and are given assignments to complete throughout the week. Parents contract directly with individual teachers and supervise their children’s work on a daily basis. This is an environment where instructors join with parents for the purpose of educating their children. We are not a school and there is no administration.

Each family is expected to volunteer one to two FULL days per school year (dependent upon how many children are enrolled and how many classes they are taking).

Students remaining on-site between classes have a quiet study area available, as well as a lunch/social area when it is not being used for classes. Students may remain on campus for only one study hall hour and one lunch hour between classes (non-consecutive).  This helps us maintain order so that children do not have multiple hours of free time between classes and are not hanging around after their classes are concluded. We are not a childcare facility.

Contact

The coordinators for 2012-2013 are Leigh Ann Hicks and Patty Saunders. These volunteers plan the classes and schedule, manage insurance premiums and facility donations, oversee use of the building, and coordinate communication and registration.

If you have questions about Tuesday Classes please e-mail us at TuesdayClasses@yahoo.com

7 Responses to Welcome to Tuesday Classes

  1. Leisa Riley says:

    Classes sound great. I was wondering how these classes worked out for fellow families. My ten year old Destiny has really matured in the last couple of years and am curious how she would do in this setting. How do children with ASD or sensory issues fit in? I could help in any way. Leisa

    • jklahicks says:

      Leisa,

      I have just taken over coordinating for Tuesday Classes this semester. I am not aware that we have had any children with ASD attend Tuesday Classes since 2009 when my daughter started attending. I’m a pediatric SLP, but I am not aware that any of our teachers have experience with ASD or sensory issues. This would be an question to ask the individual teachers.

  2. Melinda Wyse says:

    Hi, Would like to be put on the e-mail list for future announcements. Thanks!

  3. jen higginbotham says:

    Hi there, I have 3 children that I have been homeschooling for the last 2 years. I took them out of the public school system. Since this is all they have known, I am wanting to have them in a school type environment starting next year as I think they will do better with more challenge. When will you all have the schedule available for this next school year? Is there a regular tuition or just the cost of the classes and then the registration etc. Thanks jen.

  4. Lisa wells says:

    I would like to get info about registering for classes for the fall for my 4th and 6th grade students.
    Thanks
    Lisa Wells
    421-1617

  5. Lisa says:

    I’d like to be added to the e-mail list for future announcements. Thank you!

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