After-School Classes

We offer two types of After-School Golf and Life Skills Classes for students AGES 7 and up:

• On-site classes at school properties through school Extended Day Departments; and
• Off-site location classes with one-way pickup from certain schools with one-way transport to specified golf site locations
IMPORTANT: After-School class participants must be current enrolled students at the designated school

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Please review the detailed information below and in the registration listings. Should you still require additional information or have questions about our After-School Classes, please contact Linda Johnson, Director of Community Outreach, directly at: [email protected] or 904-586-4854. Parents, after finalizing your registration(s), please check your email inbox/spam folder for class messages before and during each class block. We are not responsible for missed content due to unread email messages or registration listing details. Thanks for your understanding.


REGISTER FOR CLASSES THROUGH THE “REGISTER MY CHILD” BUTTON ABOVE


St. Johns County:

ON-SITE AFTER-SCHOOL CLASSES: SPRING 2023

Our onsite After-School Classes are offered for students AGES 7 AND UP at the specific school. Using modified, hard plastic golf clubs (putters and wedges), tennis-like or wiffle balls, and colorful targets designed for kids, our trained team of coaches sets up fun and engaging activities and games outdoors on school property. (In case of bad weather, we will use an indoor/covered location at the school.) Students learn basic golf fundamentals, including how to hold the golf clubs and swing technique for various golf strokes, along with an introduction to the First Tee life skills concepts. We may also introduce regulation golf clubs and limited flight balls in the latter classes of each Class Block. All equipment is provided. Classes are organized in multi-week Class Blocks, meeting once per week from 3-4pm, or other designated time dependent on school schedule. Register using the “Register My Child” button above, and choose your class location. Additional details in each Class Block registration listing. Class Blocks are open only to students enrolled at the particular school. Please note any separate enrollment requirements of individual school Extended Day Departments. Purchase of a First Tee – North Florida annual Junior Membership is optional for after-school classes. NO REFUNDS within 48 hours preceding the first class in a Class Block or after a Class Block begins.

IMPORTANT DETAILS:
Must register for each Class Block separately. Each Class Block has a separate start and end date.
Students must be at least AGE 7 at some time during the specific Class Block for which you are registering.
After-School class participants must be current enrolled students at the designated school.


VALLEY RIDGE ACADEMY: MONDAYS, 3:15-4:15pm

Block I (six weeks) – Cost: $120 – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: January 30 – March 27, 2023
No classes: 2/20 (Holiday/schools closed); 3/6 (Players Championship Week); 3/13 (Spring Break/no school)
Registration closes: January 19

Block II (six weeks) – Cost: $120 – ON WAITLIST
Class Dates: April 3 – May 15, 2023
No class: 4/10 (School Holiday)
Registration closes: March 20


PVPV RAWLINGS ELEMENTARY: TUESDAYS, 3-4pm

Block I (six weeks) – Cost: $120 – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: January 24 – February 28, 2023
Registration closes: January 12

Block II (five weeks) – Cost: $100 – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: March 21 – April 18, 2023
Registration closes: March 7

Block III (five weeks) – Cost: $100 – ONE SPOT OPEN! (updated 3/20)
Class Dates: April 25 – May 23, 2023
Registration closes: April 14


TIMBERLIN CREEK ELEMENTARY: THURSDAYS, 3-4pm

Block I (six weeks) – Cost: $120 – CLASS IS FULL; REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: January 26 – March 2, 2023
Registration closes: January 17

Block II (five weeks) – Cost: $100 – ON WAITLIST
Class Dates: March 23 – April 20, 2023
Registration closes: March 7

Block III (four weeks) – Cost: $80 – ONE SPOT LEFT! (updated 3/21)
Class Dates: April 27 – May 18
Registration closes: April 18


PALM VALLEY ACADEMY: FRIDAYS, 3:15-4:15pm

Block I (six weeks) – Cost: $120 – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: January 27 – March 3
Registration closes: January 19

Block II (six weeks) – Cost: $120 – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: March 24 – May 5, 2023
No class: 4/7 (School Holiday)
Registration closes: March 19


AFTER-SCHOOL CLASSES WITH ONE-WAY PICKUP: SPRING 2023

Our After-School Classes with one-way transport are offered for students AGES 7 AND UP at the specific school. Students at our off-site locations use regulation golf clubs and balls. Our trained team of coaches sets up fun and engaging activities and games at golf course practice areas. (In case of bad weather, we will move indoors.) Students learn basic golf fundamentals, including how to hold the golf clubs and swing technique for various golf strokes, along with an introduction to the First Tee life skills concepts. All equipment is provided. Classes are organized in multi-week Class Blocks, meeting once per week from 3:30-5pm (elementary and academy). Coaches will pick-up students at the bus loop of the designated school by 3pm and transport them to the nearby off-site location (pickup time subject to change depending on school dismissal). Parents must pick-up their children at the off-site location by 5:30pm, or as otherwise designated. Register using the “Register My Child” button above, and choose your class location. Additional details in each Class Block registration listing. Class Blocks are open only to students enrolled at the particular school. Purchase of a separate First Tee – North Florida annual Junior Membership is optional for after-school classes. NO REFUNDS within 48 hours preceding the first class in a Class Block or after a Class Block begins.

IMPORTANT DETAILS:
Must register for each Class Block separately. Each Class Block has a separate start and end date.
Students must be at least AGE 7 at some time during the specific Class Block for which you are registering.
After-School class participants must be current enrolled students at the designated school.


PACETTI BAY MIDDLE SCHOOL: TUESDAYS, 2:30-4:30pm
CLASS LOCATION: INNOVATOR’S CLUBHOUSE AT WGV (FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA CHAPTER OFFICE)
(indoors on golf simulator and putting green)

This class is designed especially for middle-school aged students. In addition to golf fundamentals, our coaches will provide intermediate and higher-level golf instruction and competitive considerations, along with First Tee Core Value concepts for development on and off the golf course. First Tee – North Florida staff will pick up students at the school bus loop/designated area by 2pm. Parents are allowed until 5:15pm to pick up children from the FTNF office.

Block I (five weeks) – Cost: $130 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: January 17 – February 14, 2023
Registration closes: January 9

Block II (four weeks) – Cost: $105 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: February 28 – March 28, 2023 (no class 3/14 – Spring Break)
Registration closes: February 20


PICOLATA CROSSING ELEMENTARY: TUESDAYS, 3:30-5:00pm
CLASS LOCATION: INNOVATOR’S CLUBHOUSE AT WGV (FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA CHAPTER OFFICE)
(indoors on golf simulator and putting green)

Block I (five weeks) – Cost: $105 – ON WAITLIST
Class Dates: April 11 – May 9, 2023
Registration closes: April 3


MILL CREEK ACADEMY: THURSDAYS, 3:30-5:00pm
CLASS LOCATION: INNOVATOR’S CLUBHOUSE AT WGV (FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA CHAPTER OFFICE)
(indoors on golf simulator and putting green)

Block I (five weeks) – Cost: $105 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Class Dates: January 19 – February 16, 2023
Registration closes: January 11

Block II (four weeks) – Cost: $85 ON WAITLIST
Class Dates: March 2 – March 30, 2023 (no class 3/16 – Spring Break)
Registration closes: February 22

Block III (five weeks) – Cost: $105 – ON WAITLIST
Class Dates: April 13 – May 11, 2023
Registration closes: April 5