Before & After School Activities / Second Community Childcare

There are numerous options for activities before & after school.  The list of resources provided below is not comprehensive and may not be current; please contact the school for a full list of all before & after school activities offered on-campus.

Second Community Childcare Center (SCCC)


  • Offers before& after on site school child care at Clarendon
  • Contact: Shelly Pope,  415.759.1897

Morning Mandarin Classes
Clarendon in partnership with Mei Jia Chinese Learning Center offers Morning Mandarin Before School Program. The three-day a week before-school Mandarin program at Clarendon facilitates language acquisition through Chinese art, songs, games, stories, and other age-appropriate activities. These classes will be taught entirely in Mandarin, so that students will be immersed in a Chinese-speaking environment.

Tree Frog Treks (Currently not offered in Fall 2015 at Clarendon)

  • 9 Weeks Session of Weekly Enrichment Classes on Fridays | 3:30 -­ 5:00 pm
  • Open to Students in Grades K-3rd
  • Register via Tree Frog Treks website:

Keyboard Educators

  • Group Piano lessons for one hour after school on Fridays | 3:30 -­ 4:30 pm
  • Contact:  Anne Paverello,  415.665.2290

Art Club

  • One hour art classes on Tue + Thur with Clarendon’s Art Consultant, Ellen Weinstein
  • Contact:  Ellen Weinstein,  415.608.7424

Dig In Garden Club 


  • Meets weekly in two separate groups, Mon + Wed | 3:30 -­ 5 pm (9/1-12/15/15)
  • Space is limited – 12 children with two teachers (currently full)
  • Contact: Teresa O’Connor,

Drama Club

  • Meets weekly in two separate groups, K-2nd | 3rd-5th grade
  • Register via New Conservatory Theatre Center:
  • Contact: Stephen McFarland,, 415.694.6148

Chess Club