The Konos Chess Team accepts 4th – 12th grade homeschool applicants. Students will learn the fundamentals and strategies of the game of chess while playing each other for practice and learning techniques for successful game victory. Members will compete in at least one official GAPPS-sponsored chess competition. Additional competitions possible throughout the academic year.
When / Where: Practices will be held Monday evenings rom 5:15-6:45pm at Konos
Duration of Program: September – February
Financial Commitment: $285 (plus $50 GAPPS AES fee for non-Konos students)
The Konos Chorus accepts 9th – 12th grade homeschool applicants. 7th – 8th students with exceptional musical abilities will be considered on a case-by-case basis. You do not have to participate in any other Konos programs, core or otherwise, to be part of chorus. Any homeschooler may audition. Chorus is a Konos Plus class. Chorus is designed to enhance the musical, creative, and expressive qualities of all students as they develop mastery of choral singing. Students will compete in a group ensemble, and selected applicants will be invited to participate in small vocal ensembles. Other events include a spring concert, performing at various Konos athletic events, end of year celebrations, and the Konos Graduation ceremony.
When / Where: Practices held Fridays (2:00-3:30) @ Konos Academy. Local performances held periodically throughout academic calendar.
Duration of Program: Fall and spring semesters
- $250 per semester (plus $50 GAPPS AES fee for non-Konos students)
- $50 enrollment fee