After School Programs

5th through 8th Grade
There are many programs available at Wesleyan to engage your middle school student. The Fine Arts department offers private music lessons, theater, and band for students to explore and discover their talents. School-sponsored and parent-sponsored "leagues" focus on a specific sport or interest. Wesleyan clubs and activities allow students to continue their involvement on campus during and after school. Click on one of the drop-down options below for details, contact information, and registration.

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  • Wesleyan Leagues

    Basketball League
    • 5th and 6th grade girls and boys
    • October through January (Winter)
    • Parent-sponsored activity
    • Contact Ellen Paroli ( for your inquiries about female athletes and Jeremy Oliver ( for your inquires about male athletes.
    • 6th grade girls
    • August through October
    • Contact Fiona Owen for more information.
    Please see the online directory in Blackbaud for contact information.


    • 5th and 6th grade
    • August through October
    • Registration due June 1, 2023
    • Parent-sponsored activity
    • Contact Ted Russell at for more information.
    Wolves Lacrosse Association
    • 5th and 6th grade
    • Girls and boys teams
    • Spring season (Feb. - May)
    • Registration information sent out in late fall
    • Parent-sponsored activity
    • Contact Lauren Borowsky, Cathy Nichols, or Ame Conley at for more information.
    Boy Scouts
    • Eligibility ranges with an average age requirement of 11 years
    • Parent-sponsored activity
    • Contact Jim Cavin for more information.
    Please see the online directory in Blackbaud for contact information.
  • Fine Arts

    Private Music Lessons
    • 5th through 12th grade
    • Lessons offered on piano, guitar, voice (7th-12th) and select band instruments
    • Register HERE
    • Please contact Meg Foster, Director of Fine Arts, at for details about private music lessons.
    Wesleyan Crafters
    • 5th through 8th grade
    • August through September or February through April
    • Class will meet once or twice a week
    • Contact Laura Archer at for more information.
    Wolf Junior Players - Fall Play
    • 5th through 8th grade
    • August through October
    • Find more information here.
    Wolf Junior Players - Spring Musical
    • 5th through 8th grade
    • January through May
    • Find more information here.
    Basketball Band
    Marching Band
  • School Involvement

    Student Council
    Middle School Yearbook Club
    Bible Study
    • 5th through 8th grade
    • Contact your student's Grade Chair for more information.
    Academic Bowl
    Wolf Post
    Omicron Service Team
    • 5th through 8th grade
    • 6-week winter season (starting mid-January)
    • Contact Kathleen Shade for more information.
    Robotics Exploration
    Technology Student Association (TSA) and Robotics
    Literary Magazine