Special Pre/Post-Holiday Activities for Archway Lincoln and Chandler Students

SkatelandGood morning, Archway Lincoln families! Are you looking for child care for the half-day after school is out in December and before school begins in January? A fun get-together for your kids and their friends? Or perhaps just looking for something to keep the kids’ active minds and bodies occupied while finishing holiday cleaning or errands?

EngineeringforKidsArchway Lincoln PSO and Archway Chandler PSO are pleased to announce partnerships with two local kids camps over the holiday break. Skateland Chandler and East Valley Engineering for Kids are excited to have students from Archway Chandler and Archway Lincoln at special camps just for our Great-Hearted Scholars.

  • Fri, Dec 18th (half-day) – Skateland Chandler Kids Camp w/ Skate Lesson
  • Mon, Jan 4th – East Valley Engineering for Kids Camp @ Makutu’s Island (Ages 7+ only)
  • Tues, Jan 5th – Skateland Chandler Kids Camp
  • Wed, Jan 6th – Skateland Chandler Kids Camp

Skateland Kids Camp

roller skatingThis is a drop-off kids camp where kids will learn how to skate and have the whole day to play and have fun.

  • Half-day Dec 18th $15/day per child – 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    • At least 20 students must attend. Please let us know you plan to attend by signing up here no later than Dec 15th.
    • Includes rental, lunch (pizza and drink), and 5 tokens
  • Full-day Jan 5th and 6th $25/day per child – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Includes rental, snack, lunch, and 10 tokens
  • Extended day (to 6 p.m.) available for $10/day per child
  • 1101 W. Ray Road, Chandler, AZ 85224
  • To Register for the January dates: https://goo.gl/ahicM7
    • We will let you know when you can register for the Dec 18th date once we have enough attendees
  • For Questions: Brenda-Lee Schalek, Skateland Sales Manager at 480-917-9444

East Valley Engineering for Kids @ Makutu’s Island

AM Session: Video Game Design: Pong in Space (Ages 7+)

In this introductory class, students will be introduced to the world of video game design as they build and program the classic game of pong. Students will create the graphics and objects for the game and also program the game to function properly including a start menu, game play, score tallying and game over screen.

PM Session: EV3 Lego Robotics: Sumo Bots (Ages 7+)

roboticsWorking in teams, students will design and build a battle bot. After building, the teams will program and test their robots and then make modifications. At the end of the class, teams will compete in a winner-take-all battle bot tournament!


  • $60/day per child (Ages 7+) from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (can drop-off at 8am)
  • 6919 W Ray Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226 (Makutu’s Island)
  • Registration: CLICK HERE
  • Questions? Email Archway Chandler PSO.

If you have any questions, please email Archway Lincoln PSO or Jill Smith with Archway Chandler PSO.

Have a fun-filled holiday!