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Junior Players

Discover Photography

Time Frames
During School Day, After School, Summer
Residency, On Campus Program
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th


Under the direction of a professional photographer, students will learn the basics of photography by exploring their world and themselves. They will capture images and ideas using their imagination.This class will emphasize engagement in both observing art & making it. Students will use their environment & writing exercises to create their artistic pieces of work. The students will learn to think critically and evaluate their own work.10 sessions are required.

Students Will

  • Team Moon by Catherine Thimmesh ISBN# 0618507574
  • learn digital photography.
  • complete creative writing activities.
  • create a digital portfolio.


Dates: classes available Mon - Fri
Times: 7am - 7pm
Duration: 60 minute sessions: 10 sessions required for booking
School Fee: Price Per Hour: $115.00
Minimum Attendance: 5
Maximum Attendance: 15
Bilingual: No
Technical Needs: Varies by instructor; Must book at least 10 sessions; Maximum of 15 students per class.
Other Information:

Scheduling / Booking

Instructions: To schedule a program, please call (214) 526-4076 or email [email protected]; You MUST get a confirmation from the Executive Director so that your request can be processed. Confirmation response may take 24 -72 hours.
Deadline: Must book 2 weeks prior to class start date
Cancellation Policy: Programs may be cancelled up to 30 days in advance without a penalty. With less than 30 days cancellation notice, organizations will be billed for the first month's fee. Class sessions that are cancelled with less than two weeks notice are subject to payment. In the event of DISD cancellation of after school activities for any reason including testing, inclement weather, etc., Junior Players will charge for scheduled sessions on that day.
After School Policy: Programs should have the same room each week for consistency. Rooms should be of appropriate size and conducive to the afterschool activity. Junior Players Artist Instructors are not allowed to release children to parents. Please inform the Instructors of appropriate arrival and dismissal process (for eg., picking up and bringing children back to an allocated location at a set time). A class session will consist of a maximum of 25 students and will be no longer than 60 minutes. The maximum number of students for Visions of Community & Photography is 15 students. Classes must have the same children for the duration of the session. If there are more than 15 students in the class session, a DISD staff member may be required to monitor behavior.

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