Kids (K-5th Grade)

We offer a variety of programs and classes for K-5th (5-10 year olds). 

Sports Classes

JHoops Fundamentals: K-4th Grade
Learn basic basketball fundamentals, such as dribbling, passing, shooting, defense and offense in this fun, non-competitive class.

Beginning Gymnastics: K–3rd Grade
An introduction to the world of gymnastics. Learn the basics of all four Olympic events: Vault, Bars, Balance Beam and Floor Exercise. Prior gymnastics experience not required.

Floor Hockey: K–5th Grade
Want a fast-paced, action-packed sport? Learn basic hockey skills, strategy and game play.

Into to Brazilian Jujitsu: 6-12 years old
Learn basic IBJJF sport Jujitsu. Learn the highly effective grappling art taking over the UFC. Control, leverage, positions and submissions are taught. Great for fitness, strength, coordination and mindset growth. Taught by Professor Alyssa, under Marlon Loor Vera (Team Atos). Must purchase a Gi and white belt from Professor Alyssa at first class. One tournament per year required.

Taekwondo Classes: K–7th Grade
Teaches blocks, hand strikes, kicking, forms, self-defense, sparring combos, footwork and board breaking thru fitness drills, fun games and team activities. Students also practice discipline, focus, goal-setting, respect, positive attitude, honesty, teamwork and perseverance. Click here for registration and monthly payment authorization form

Flag Football: K-5th Grade
Introduces football basics, strategies and game play. Non-contact, non-competitive class.

Fencing Classes: 7 - 12 year olds
Students will be introduced to learning the skills of attacking and defending with either the foil, epee or sabre. Fencers develop good coordination, balance and flexibility which makes this training an ideal means of keeping fit for all ages and abilities. Click here for registration and monthly payment authorization form

Girls Volleyball: 4th–8th Grade
Learn to play this fun sport. Proper technique, skills, drills, and game play are covered in this non-competitive class.

Empowering Girls through Boxing: 4th - 10th Grade

Tennis Lessons: 5–18 year olds
Emphasizes stroke work, court knowledge, and games involving tennis skills. Learn more.

Subject to change.  Please view Program Guide for a full listing of classes offered.  For more information, please contact Stephanie.Garner@charlottejcc.org

Cultural Arts Classes

J Stage Jr.: K–4th Grade
Young artists will work together to mount a musical production over the course of 3 months. Students can choose to audition for featured roles or be in the ensemble and also create scenery, props, and costumes. Enjoy skill building activities in improvisation, creative movement, and playwriting, as well as guided instruction in visual art projects.

J Steps Dance Explosion: K - 3rd Grade
Boys and girls will enjoy an active and fun introductory class that will expose them to all styles of dance, including jazz, hip hop, tap and ballet.Click here for registration and monthly payment authorization form
Class Attire Information

Music Lessons: Ages 6 and up
Offering guitar, voice, basic piano and drum lessons.  Learn more.

For more information, please contact Susan.Gundersheim@charlottejcc.org

Aquatics Classes

Youth Group Swim Lessons: 5-10 year olds
Youth classes are great for children who have not had the opportunity to learn to swim at a young age as well as for those that wish to become better swimmers. Designed for children to learn in an environment appropriate to their age and developmental level.

Multi Season Swim Team 
We are a community-wide recreational swim program offering a supportive and flexible approach to swim team.

Enrichment Programs

School's Out/J's In: K–5th Grade
School’s out and we’ve got you covered! Bring a packed dairy lunch and a bathing suit and towel. Sign up early before all the spots are filled!. (online registration not available)

January 20 – Beach Party
January 24 – Lego Day
February 17 – Maccabi Day
March 27 – Mad Science

JTEAM: K - 5th Grade
2019 Charlotte Magazine Readers' Choice Winner, Two-Time Winner of a “Best of Best Award” by Charlotte Magazine for ‘Best place to send your kids after school 2014 Winner of “Gold Daisy Award” by Macaroni Kid for ‘Best After-School Program.’ Located in the Activity Centers at Camp Mindy, we are committed to providing a well-rounded experience for your child. Transportation to the Levine JCC from select locations. Homework is supervised by year-round trained staff. Daily activities include drama, arts & crafts, computer lab and more! 

Elementary Edge
Elementary Edge at the LJCC offers a new childcare option for our members and their children ages 5 to 12 years old.

Parent's Night Out, Kid's Night In
Kid Tested, Parent Approved!  Parent's Night Out is a fun-filled Saturday evening program offered 6 times a year.  Open to JCC members only with children 7 weeks - 11 years old.  
Save the dates: December 21, February 29, April 25

Summer Camps & Winter/Spring Break Camps

Camp Mindy
The Mindy Ellen Levine Day Camp, located on a lush 54-acre campus in the heart of South Charlotte, is the Levine JCC's premier traditional day camp for preschoolers thru teens.  We believe that a summer camp experience can have positive and lasting benefits for your child. Through making friends, participating in an array of activities, learning new skills, being outdoors, and experiencing Judaism, camp becomes a magical place where campers have fun, grow and develop positive self-esteem. Click here for more information.

Winter/Spring Break Camps
Join us for fun and excitement over the Winter and Spring breaks. Each fabulous day will include a field trip or special activity, arts & crafts, sports, swimming, plenty of friends and fun. Extended care available. All camps are priced per day; come as often as you like.  Click here for more information

For more enrichment information please contact
Mitch Ormand, Manager, Family and Children Programs
mitch.ormand@charlottejcc.org or 704-944-6733

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