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Via Creativa

Via Creativa

Creativity, imagination, and excellence are at the heart of education at St. Anthony Catholic School. In addition to the many opportunities for artistic expression in which the students are able to participate during the school day, we also offer Via Creativa.

Via Creativa is an after-school program dedicated to the arts that allow students to explore varying areas of interest. Via Creativa students engage in activities that emphasize technique, risk-taking, and aesthetic awareness through the exploration of:
  • Tech Stars
  • Tech Club
  • Karate 
  • Soccer
  • Visual Arts
  • Dance
  • Flag Football
  • Pearl River Noise Factory
  • Band
Enrollment in the Via Creativa program on a first-come, first-served basis. Please follow the links below to register. 


St. Anthony Catholic School

  2021-2022 Via Creativa Schedule


Techstars Register at www.computerexplorers.com/central-mississippi 

Invest in your child’s future! TechStars prepares students for elementary school. Our team of educators has provided classes for 26 years in the metro area. Our STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) classes include: Introduction to coding and programming, beginning engineering, LEGO and K’nex activities, Robotics, Laptops, Software, iPads and integrated lessons featuring science, art, technology, languages, math and reading. Hands-on learning made fun! 

K3, K4, K5: Wednesday 2:00-3:00 


Tech Club  Register atwww.computerexplorers.com/central-mississippi 

Technology is an adventure! Computer Explorers join STA in offering a hands-on class where our eagles will learn skills such as engineering and building simple machines and computer programming. Students will enhance their technology skills with hands-on activities learning more coding, video game design, electrical circuits, engineering, LEGO Robotics, LEGO movie making (featuring Stars Wars, Minecraft, and more!),and art integration. Join the Club! Lets Imagine, Design, and Discover Together! 

1st – 6thgrades: Monday 3:00-4:00pm 



DANCE with Ballet Mississippi Register at   balletms.com 

This is an interactive class that will expose students to different genres of dance including tap, jazz, and ballet. Mrs. Mary Venable instructs these classes with a fun approach to the principles of dance while also improving flexibility, developing balance and coordination.  

K3 & K4 (Creative Movement)- Wednesday 2:002:45  

Kinder and First Grade (Pre-Ballet)- Tuesday 3:004:00 


Karate Register at   www.stanthonyeagles.org/apps/form/Via 

Karate for Kids taught by YMCA instructors, Sensei Rex Everett, and Sensei Theresa Abadie focuses on the development of children’s proper attitude, behavior, and character through 

building self-esteem and self-discipline and instilling respect for themselves and others.           

1st - 6th: Thursday 3:00-4:00 


Soccer   Register atwww.skyhawks.com 

Skyhawks Sports Academy will be offering Soccer to our Eagles! While teaching life lessons    such as respect and teamwork, Skyhawks Soccer will give your eagle either a positive first      step into this fun sport (K4-K5) or teach and build on the rules and essential skills of soccer (1st-4th).  

K4-K5: Thursday 3:00-4:00 



Flag Football   Register atwww.skyhawks.com 

Skyhawks Sports Academy flag football is the perfect program for your young athletes who want a complete introduction to America's Game or for those who simply want to brush up on their skills in preparation for league play. Students will learn skills on both sides of the ball including the core components of passing, catching, and de-flagging or defensive positioning - all presented in a fun & positive environment. 

1st -2nd grades:     Wednesday 2:00 – 3:00 


Visual Art    Register at www.stanthonyeagles.org/apps/form/Via 

Mrs. Amanda Valentine, St. Anthony Art Teacher,leads students in expressing themselves  

and exploring their creativity through visual art. Students will build on skills painting, drawing, cutting, and gluing while also gaining a better understanding of the elements and principles of visual art, design, and art history. 

K5: Monday 3:00-3:45*Beginning January 2022 – May 2022 

1st - 3rd grades: Tuesday 3:15-4:00 

4th - 6th grades: Thursday 3:15-4:15 



Band Register at  www.stanthonyeagles.org/apps/form/Via 

Mr. Ronnie Russell, Band Director for St. Joseph Catholic School, Band Director for St. Joseph Catholic School, will be introducing students to the fundamentals of instrument playing, reading music, and determining which instrument suits each individual student. 

5th & 6th grades: Mondays & Tuesdays 3:00-4:00