Thrive Homeschool
Enrichment Options

Where kids are free to Learn, Imagine, Create, Play, Dream and Shine!

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We are happy to provide social, science, art and creative experiences for kids and teens who are Homeschooled and kids afterschool.

Thrive offers academic and enrichment programs and is NOT a school nor childcare. All participants must be enrolled in a public, private or charter school or file a private school affidavit.


2022-23 

Registration Information:
*Registration is for the entire school year. Payments are monthly. Once you are in a group you will remain in that group every month unless you give us a 15-day notice of withdrawal or schedule change request. If you don't plan to attend every month please let us know so you will not be charged. There are no half off months this year.
*Spaces are limited so register soon. Registration is first-come, first-served and gives preference to returning families.
* Mid-month registration and start can be prorated if there is space in a group.

*Most groups meet twice per week. We cannot prorate for one day per week unless you choose a one day a week option. 
* Monthly
 fees may be paid for by third-party payment/charter or privately. Please consult your charter to make sure they will cover fees.

Thrive operates Labor Day to Memorial Day.


Self-Directed STEAM: Ages 5 to 12. This Self-Directed Learning Environment offers participants their choice of hands-on and teacher-led, engaging Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math activities with plenty of time for discovery, activities, socialization, and play. Themed classes and open tutoring hours are offered within Self-Directed times as participants choose at no additional cost.
Mondays and Wednesdays 9am to 1:30pm, $325
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am to 1:30pm, $325
Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30 to 5:30pm, $225
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30 to 5:30pm, $225
Friday, 9am to 1:30pm, $175

Fridays, 2:30 to 5:30pm, $125


Middle School Self-Directed STEAM: Ages 10 to 13. This Self-Directed Learning Environment offers participants their choices of hands-on and teacher-led, engaging Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math activities all designed with this older age group in mind.  There is still plenty of time for discovery, activities, socialization, and play. Themed classes and open tutoring hours are offered within Self-Directed times as participants choose at no additional cost.
Mondays and Wednesdays 9am to 1:30pm, $325


Wee Thrive: Ages 4.9 to 7. A great start to their educational journey. Wee Thrive takes inspiration from Waldorf and Montessori philosophies, offering a teacher-led environment with an emphasis on songs, stories, crafts, socialization and early elementary basics with lots of time for imaginative play.
Mondays and Wednesdays 9 am to 1:30pm,$325
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am to 1:30pm,$325
Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30 to 5:30pm,$225
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30 to 5:30pm,$225
Fridays, 9am to 1:30pm,$175
Fridays, 2:30 to 5:30 pm,$125


Hands-On STEAM: Ages 7 to 11. This Teacher-Led Learning Environment offers participants hands-on, engaging Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math activities with plenty of time for recess, fun activities, socialization, and play.
Mondays and Wednesdays 9am to 1:30pm, $325

Project-Based Learning: Ages 10 to 13. Project Based Learning is a student-centered approach where participants gain a deeper understanding of subjects through hands-on projects, active exploration and real-world problems and challenges. Each month has a different theme: from Robotics to Mars Exploration to Giant Numbers to Human Body Systems. No matter the theme our older Thrivers are engaged, challenged and presented with new information and ideas each class. There is plenty of time for socialization and making friends during this time of life when friendships are so important.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am to 1:30pm,$325

Environmental Education: Ages 7 to 10. Spend you day in the park with naturalists and learn about animals, plants and the environment through fun games and activities. Meet Thrive's animal friends up close and work on fun, hands on science projects.
Not offered Fall 2022
We hope to bring this program back in the future.


Themed Classes: Ages 4.9 to 17 (with specific age ranges for each class). Classes run all year, Sept-May. Families may request class changes month to month as desired or stay in the same class all year.
Mondays and Wednesdays 1:30pm to 2:30pm,$100
  *Kinetic's Dance and Tumble, age 4.9-8
  *Seasonal Arts and Crafts, age 4.9-8
  *Creative Arts-mixed mediums, age 8-13
  *Science and Engineering, age 9-12
  *Learning Through Games, age 9-12
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:30pm to 2:30pm,$100
  *Gymnastics with Gymnastics2U, age 6-11
  *Kinetic's Hip Hop Dance, age 9-13
  *Seasonal Arts and Crafts, age 4.9-8
  *Martial Arts, age 8-10
  *Music and Movement, age 6-13
  *Science and Engineering, age 9-12
Friday 1:30 to 2:30pm, $50
 *Seasonal Arts and Crafts, age 4.9-8
  *Science and Art, age 8-11
  *Community Service, age 11-17


Teen STEAM: Ages 13 to 17. Build a tower to the ceiling with only toothpicks, 3D print a working lock, or calculate how far it is to the moon. Whatever the activity you know you will have fun learning something new and stretching your knowledge and skills.
Mondays 2:30 to 5:30pm,
$100

Teen Leadership: Ages 13 to 17. Plan activities and events for fellow Chico teens. Organize fundraisers and give back to the community. **plus receive half off for all teen events**
Fridays 2:30 to 5:30pm,
$100