After School STEM Programs
Fun and engaging programs that promote learning—even after the bell rings!
At Engineering For Kids, we help children uncover the excitement and adventure in the world of science, technology, engineering and math. We offer various programs that develop children’s creativity and boost their STEM skills, all the while having a blast—sometimes literally!
From budding engineers and future software designers to potential city planners or even just kids who want to participate in fun after school activities—Engineering For Kids has something for everyone.
Featured After School Activities
Rockets, sailboats, and chemically crafted concoctions are just some of the things that your kids can build in our interactive engineering programs. Our team will help guide budding engineers as they discover why and how things happen. At EFK, we’ll teach students how to use the engineering design process as they let their creativity flow and learn new things about the world around them.
Our robotics programs are built around fun and exciting challenges that strengthen your child’s grasp of science, technology, engineering, and math concepts. Your child will also develop team-building skills as they discover more about the world of robotics and computer programing. Our goal is to help the next generation learn how to make a difference in their world using robot design and computer programming to solve problems like finding buried treasure, exploring mars, or programing a recycling bot.
Technology and Coding
Does your child love to interact with technology? From video game design and 3D CAD modeling to game-based coding, EFK expands your student’s knowledge and skill in programming and computer science. Our technology and coding programs also help kids develop their problem-solving skills, increase motivation, and improve their attention to detail and level of focus. With engaging team activities, your child will nurture the skills they’ll need for a successful STEM future.
Minecraft presents an awesome opportunity to introduce kids to various skills and concepts via a fun and engaging platform. While emersed in Minecraft they will be challenged to create a model of their own sustainable, futuristic city, encouraging them to plan ahead and think outside the box. Along the way they’ll also expand their creativity, problem-solving and organizational skills. Students will also be taught how to pitch their ideas and share their designs. They discover solutions to real world problems in transportations, food and beverage, building development and more.Learn More
Why Do Parents Love Our After School Programs?
Keeping kids busy and engaged can be a challenge. With our hands-on classes, camps, and workshops, you’ll know that your kids are not only learning valuable STEM skills, but they are having a blast while doing it!
EFK is more than just an after school STEM program. It's a place where your kids can explore and discover in a safe and structured environment. We want to help children expand their social skills, academic expertise, and problem-solving skills so they can build a bright future.
Why Do Teachers Enjoy Our After School Programs?
Principals, teachers and other community program managers love Engineering For Kids because we do all of the work for you, which includes creating all of the necessary marketing publications and completing payment processing and registration. Our lessons are fun and appropriate for students between the ages of 4 and 14. Your school has the option to use us as a stand-alone program or include us in your existing curriculum schedule.
Additionally, our programs are STEM.org Accredited and Cognia Certified. We’ve taken the extra step to make sure we’re providing quality lessons for our students. We also align with national standards, so you can rest assured that the content we teach will help your students understand the concepts they’re learning in the classroom.
We’re happy to start our programs any week that’s most convenient for you in intervals of four weeks, eight weeks, or anything in between. Best of all, there’s no additional cost to your school!
Frequently Asked Questions
Are activities offered in-person or virtually?
Both! We offer virtual classes so that kids are not limited by what is being provided at their school or community. Engineering for Kids also has programs in 90+ locations in 35 countries.
Don’t see a program in your area? We’re always looking for franchise partners. If you want to bring EFK to your community, contact us today.
Is there an age limit for students?
EFK has programs and activities for kids aged 4 to 14. We believe it is essential to encourage kids to develop STEM skills at a young age and instill an enthusiasm for learning.
What makes EFK unique?
We’re glad you asked! There are several after-school programs that you may be considering for your child. At EFK, our focus is on building up your kid’s STEM skills while in. We have seen how children grow in confidence and capability through our after-school programs. We offer STEM.org Accredited activities, and we are the only after-school STEM program provider that lets your kids earn a certificate from Cognia.
Feel free to reach out to our after-school activity coordinators to learn more about how we can work with your schedule! Call or contact us today by filling out our online form.