American School of Paris - Student Life - LS Extracurricular

Lower School Extracurricular

At ASP, the Arts, Athletics, and Afterschool Activities offer a wide range of wonderful and enriching experiences for students in our Lower School. From MUSIC and THEATER to SOCCER and BASKETBALL to LEGOs and YOGA (and so much more!), our extracurriculars are a treasure filled with joy and fun!

NEW for 2017-18 !




Lower school students have the exciting opportunity to participate in additional music groups. These lessons are part of the music curriculum and are of no extra cost to families. Students enjoy learning together and performing at assemblies and concerts!

LS Singers, LS Musical Theater Club, LS Band, LS Instruments, LS String Ensemble

Stay tuned for registration information for 2017-2018 . . .


Each year, the ASP Athletic Department organizes for LS students, 3 sports seasons: Soccer (autumn), Basketball (winter), Soccer (spring) on Fridays and Saturdays. Follow the link below to learn more: Lower School Athletics


Our Afterschool Actvities include a multitude of offerings each semester on each day of the week. See below for some of the past offerings. Online registration for Fall 2017 activities available by the end of May, so stay tuned . . .

Art Club

American School of Paris - Lower School art activitiesGrades 2-5, Tuesdays, 175€ Our popular Art Club is in FRENCH and offers multiple activities such as drawing and painting with pencils, pastels, and paint and even the basics of ceramics. In addition, you will explore the power of recycled art and other themes such as impressionism or cubism. Our teachers are passionate, and you will be enchanted by the works you create each week (while making progress in French)!

LEGO® Engineering

Grades 2-5, Wednesdays, 200€ The Play-Well team is pleased to offer this semester projects based on the world of space and science fiction! For both boys and girls, these workshops include building techniques and an exploration of mechanical and architectural principles--motors and gears, construction, machines, concepts like friction and energy, design and scale, and lots of LEGO© fun--and will explore how the different machines in films like "Star Wars" can truly function. Students will work individually and in groups to create, test, modify, and play with their machines. Returning students will see new projects and cover new concepts. Classes are bilingual French/English.

Ninja Track, Circus Fitness, AcroYoga

We had so much fun with these new offerings in the Spring of 2017 that they return for the Fall (September - December) ! Your children will be moving like cats, tumbling like monkeys, and laughing and learning to channel their inner energy positively!

Ninja Track (Gr 2-5), 125€

Circus Fitness (Gr K-1), 125€

AcroYoga (Gr 2-5), 140€


Grades 4-5, Tuesdays, September - December, 340€ Paris is the home to Roland Garros and its unique clay court Grand Slam tournament and is one of the most popular sports in France and certainly a central cultural experience for many French students. Students will take lessons in FRENCH with instructors from Players Tennis Academy (off-campus and transportation is provided to and from the courts) and all levels are welcome. The focus is on developing all skills involved in this beautiful game. Students must have their own tennis shoes and rackets to participate. More details to follow about the activity day and meeting point. Sessions in FRENCH.

Little Tinkerers, BIG Thinkers!

Grades 1-2, Mondays, September - December, 125€ Fun engineering games and tasks based on childrens’ book (like Boy and BOT) with recycled materials. A great way to read, construct, and problem-solve! This is story and project-based program also teaches values like compassion, perseverance, and empathy.

KIDDIE BALL : Tee Ball and Mini-Tennis

Tee Ball (Fall) / Mini-Tennis (Spring) / PreK – Gr 1, Fridays, 85€ per semester. An American classic and a French favorite will be available for young ones starting this year ! Your children will not only learn to develop their motor skills with mini-drills and fun games, but they will also sharpen their English and French language while being a part of a team.

KIDS CLUB: NEW program in 2016-17 for students in EC3 -GRADE 1: Tuesdays and Fridays

American School of Paris - Lower School Extracurricular Activities