Shakespeare Club after school at Zilker

Shakespeare After School at Zilker

Taught by former Zilker parent Clayton Stromberger, director of UT’s Shakespeare at Winedale Outreach Program for Youth, Shakespeare after school at Zilker will be Mondays (Sept 18 – Dec 4) from 3-4pm at Zilker. For students in grades 3-5. No acting experience necessary. End of session performance for friends and family. Cost: $150 for ten classes.

If interested in registering your child, contact Clayton at

Zilker – Shakespeare After School

Farewell Picnic for Mr. Aziz – July 16

Hello Zilker Families!   We hope you can join us on Sunday, July 16th from 6-8pm, to give Mr. Aziz a proper farewell from our school.

We’re holding a family picnic on the school grounds next to the basketball court so please bring your picnic blankets/chairs. This is a potluck style event, so feel free to sign up to bring something to share:

Please click on the Evite link below for more details and to RSVP!

Join Cub Scouts or Girl Scouts!

Join Cub Scouts or Girl Scouts!


Mad Science Deadline to Register is this Wednesday, March 29th!

Mad Science Deadline to Register is this Wednesday, March 29th!

There is still time to register your child for Mad Science after school fun on Mondays at Zilker!  We are offering an awesome session with robots, catapults, hand-generated flashlights and more!  Learn the science behind cell phones and solar power through hands-on activites.  Full description and registration available online: or register by phone at 512-892-1143


NEW Session of Sticky Fingers Cooking BEGINS MARCH 27th! Enroll TODAY!

Sticky Fingers Cooking at Zilker Elementary, offered to preK-5th graders:

Mondays, 3:05-4:05pm, 8 cooking classes beginning March 27th, ending May 15th

Register at


Let your child release their inner chef! Students will prepare and eat healthy global inspired recipes all while learning to cook in a fun, engaging and real world way! Our Chefs will reinforce kitchen skills associated with our weekly recipes and each area of cooking terminology, foods and fun nutrition facts (even a few bad jokes!) We will practice measurements, use a wide array of cooking utensils, while always preparing the freshest ingredients while cooking and more! Full recipes will be created each class with our AWESOME master chef Sticky Fingers Cooking instructors.

Your kids can have a blast every week discovering how easy and fun it is to cook (and gobble-up!) tasty, healthy, American classics and globally-inspired Sticky Fingers Cooking recipes! Sticky Fingers Cooking offers young chefs the chance to explore exciting tastes (all seasonal and as local as possible!), master culinary skills (that they can put to use in family kitchens!) and nourish their bodies and minds.

We provide all of the tools, ingredients and instruction needed to cook up a fun, delicious and healthy after-school snack each week. Our on-line recipe collection is included as well for each chef for future family cooking fun!

* Recipes planned for Spring 2017 *

Please note that recipes are subject to change – Based on our creative whim!

Lemon Macaroon Pancakes + Kid Made Butter + Mighty Macaroon Smoothies

Mini Oatmeal Cream Pies + Sweet Cream Filling + Spiced Kid Lattes

Crisp Mezzelune Strawberry Ravioli + Sweet Ricotta + Strawberry ‘Sgroppino’ Milkshakes

Very Berry Napoleons + Quick Chocolate Pot de Crème’ + Parisian Hot Chocolate

Perfect Plum Torte + Whipped Yogurt + PlumTASTIC Smoothies

Can’t ‘Beet’ It Red Velvet Doughnut Holes + Sweet Mint Dust + Minty Berry Dipping Sauce

Fried Avocado Street Tacos + Cilantro Crema + Lime Auga Fresca

Takeout-Style Sesame Noodle Salad + On The Go Boba

Spring Asparagus Ramen Bowl + Japanese Melon Coolers

Spanish Red Pepper Croquetas + Garlic Cream Sauce + Kid Sangria

Creamy Sweet Pea Layered Lasagna cups + Minty Kale Pesto + Mint Shakes

Buffalo Cauliflower Bites + Ranch Dressing + Very Berry Ice

Ricotta Chive Gnocchi + Zucchini Carpaccio + Italian Lemon Soda

Sweet potato Flautas + Guacamole + Sparkling Kid-Ritas

Sticky Fingers Cooking Spring Session Flyer

American Robotics Academy Session II

American Robotics Academy Session II will start April 11, 2017.  Registration is open at:

Thank you,

American Robotics Academy


Young Rembrandts Spring Cartooning Classes

Explore the world of cartooning this spring with Young Rembrandts! Hop into the season by drawing some funny frogs, then your heart will smile when you see your child’s cute & cuddly creature drawings. We’ll throwback to an earlier ear by drawing some vintage phones, and more hilarious characters, jokes and scenes follow. For more info, see our attached flyer, or ti enroll, please visit

Young Rembrandts Cartooning Class Flyer

Girls on the Run Spring Season Starts This Month!

Attention parents of girls in 3rd through 5th grades! Girls on the Run is returning for its third season at Zilker Elementary this spring! Girls on the Run is a nonprofit after-school empowerment program for girls, focusing on self-esteem, kindness and community service.  Running is integrated into the program in order to encourage the girls to set goals and get active, culminating in a city-wide 5k race in May. Girls on the Run will meet on Monday and Thursday at Zilker from 3:00 to 4:15, beginning the week of February 27th and ending with the 5k on May 7th.  The cost if $150 per girl and includes 18 coach-lead sessions, practice shirt, 5k race entry, 5k race shirt and bib, Girls on the Run water bottle, and finishers’ medals. If you are interested in registering your daughter, please visit today, or email Alicia Henderson at!


Sign up now for our Art & Soul classes At Zilker Elementary! 512.820.1449

Join our Afterschool art classes today!

January to April 2017

Offered for Kinder to 3rd Grade Students!

Tuesdays 3:00 to 4:00pm

Paypal & credit cards excepted call 512.820.1449

$169 PRORATED RATE  (Including all supplies)

*Payment due in full at time of registration

Artwork Keepsake: 

If you would like to have your child’s art work mounted in a very nice table top

Portfolio for you to treasure please include $65 with your registration.

 Please join us for Art Enrichment Classes! Projects

will include paintings, sculptures, printmaking, mosaics, & collages.

We aim to explore, encourage, and enhance your child’s creativity. 

Check out our website at to see recent student work in

our photo gallery.

Please paypal & email attached registration form to

Registration Form for Art Classes

New Club InsideOut Session starts Wednesday, Feb. 8th

Calling all 3rd, 4th and 5th grad girls!

Join us for an adventure in self discovery and loads of fun!

Club insideOut is an after school program for tween-age girls (9 to 12). Created by tween girls, for tween girls; fearlessly led by a former tween girl!

Our mission on the “Inside,” is to inspire girls to discover their inner strengths; building strong character and self-esteem to support them though-out their life journey. Our mission on the “Outside,” is to have FUN being girls, letting our lights shine brightly! Turning the world InsideOut; one girl at a time. 

  • Get Bendy with fun yoga games and flows
  • Sketch out your thoughts and dreams in your personal journal
  • Create your very own personal work of art
  • Earn your Club InsideOut charm bracelet

Sessions run every 4 weeks, from 3 to 4:30pm on Wednesday’s at Zilker Elementary – $80 per session

Register to save your spot at “Join the Club”