What a Blast After School was established in 2019 by Alicia Vallejo and Luis Morales, two passionate and entrepreneurial individuals dedicated to enriching the artistic and educational experience of children in Miami-Dade County beyond regular school hours. Since its inception, the company has demonstrated excellence in providing innovative and distinctive afterschool programs aimed at fostering creativity, hands-on learning, and the artistic development of students. As time passed, What a Blast After School has emerged as a benchmark in the educational community, offering a diverse array of enrichment opportunities for students.
At What a Blast After School, our mission is to unlock the distinct potential within every child through innovative and enriching after school programs. We are dedicated to fostering a secure and stimulating environment wherein children can explore their passions, cultivate fundamental skills, and cultivate a genuine enthusiasm for learning. We firmly believe in the uniqueness of each child, recognizing that after school presents a perfect chance to empower and equip them for a prosperous and joyful future.
Our aspiration is to establish ourselves as the unequivocal frontrunner in providing after school programs throughout Miami-Dade County. We aim to gain renown for our ingenuity, trailblazing spirit, and steadfast commitment to the holistic growth and well-being of children. Our unwavering focus is to remain at the vanguard of education and pedagogy, constantly adapting to the evolving needs of children and the expectations of parents. Our meticulously crafted programs are tailored to be inclusive, engrossing, and above all, enjoyable, providing students with a platform to flourish and learn within a stimulating and motivating environment.
This program delves into the world of artistry and color exploration. Students learn the fundamentals of painting techniques and color theory. They discover how to blend, shade, and create captivating visual effects using various mediums. This program encourages creativity, self-expression, and the development of a keen artistic eye.
Craft & Creations is a hands-on program where students engage in a diverse range of crafts and DIY projects. From origami to fabric art, students learn to transform ordinary materials into extraordinary creations. This program nurtures problem-solving skills, fine motor development, and artistic innovation.
The Art Master program is designed for advanced young artists. Students refine their skills by working on more complex projects, experimenting with different styles and mediums. They explore the history of art, study famous artists, and develop a comprehensive artistic portfolio.
Silly Science is all about exploring scientific concepts through playful experiments and demonstrations. Students engage in hands-on activities that make learning fun. This program ignites curiosity, critical thinking, and a love for scientific Discovery.
In Murals Art Classes, students collaborate to create large-scale art pieces, transforming spaces with their creativity. They learn techniques specific to mural painting, including scale, perspective, and composition. This program instills teamwork, communication, and the power of artistic community.
Fun Cooking introduces students to the world of culinary creativity. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, they learn to prepare simple and delicious dishes. This program teaches kitchen safety, basic cooking techniques, and an appreciation for diverse flavors.
Yoga Kids blends yoga poses, breathing exercises, and mindfulness activities tailored for children. It promotes physical flexibility, balance, and emotional well-being. This program helps children develop self-awareness, relaxation techniques, and a positive relationship with their bodies.