Art First Arte Primero
After School Program

Registration for 2020-2021
school year is now open!  

New after school program pick-up locations: Uintah Elementary & Bonneville Elementary starting Fall 2020

After paying for Art First after school program, please complete a registration form

Art First creates a world filled with cultural understanding through art and language and empowers children by nurturing their creativity, confidence, problem-solving skills, and non-verbal communication skills through their expression in VISUAL ARTS, MUSIC, DANCE and THEATER!

We offer a loving, artistic environment where your children will learn Spanish through play.

Art First after school program at Art First Studios

Available daily Monday – Friday 

Currently providing student pick up at  Emerson Elementary and Hawthorne Elementary  

Full day or 1/2 day programs for SLC School District ​​non-student days

2020-2021 Fall, Winter & Spring Break Camps!


If your child attends another elementary school in Salt Lake City and you would like them to attend Arte Primero, please email us at


Art First After School Program @ Art First Studios

2020-2021 Program begins August 25, 2020

Pick up available at Emerson, Hawthorne, Uintah and Bonneville Elementary Schools




(Hours: M-Th 2:35-5:30pm, Friday & 1/2 days 12:30-5:30pm, Non-student days 8:00-5:30pm)


(Hours: M-Th 2:45-5:30pm, Friday & 1/2 days 12:35-5:30pm, Non-student days 8:00-5:30pm)

  • Pick up from Emerson Elementary or Hawthorne Elementary

  • Homework help, snack & free time 

  • Literature Appreciation: individual reading & group reading

  • Hablando en Español, Speaking in Spanish

  • Art lesson & art activity



  • Fine Art: Pottery, Painting, Sculpture, Drawing 

  • Yoga & Meditation

  • Hiking the Wasatch Front

  • Culinary Arts

  • Photography

  • Community Mural

  • Art Garden



  • Galleries

  • Museum of Natural Curiosity

  • Hill Aerospace Museum

  • Hogle Zoo

  • Gateway Discovery Museum

  • Classic Fun Center

  • Loveland Aquarium

  • Museum of Ancient Life

  • Art Galleries



  • Please provide daily after school snacks and a water bottle.

  • Students are to bring homework and reading assignments.

  • ****Arte Primero Studio is NOT a peanut-free facility****


Arte Primero after school program tuition schedule:

  • The tuition listed below applies to the Arte Primero 2020-2021 school year. Tuition is subject to increase with each new school year.

  • After school registration fee of $50 per student is due upon enrollment.

  • Our after school tuition schedule is an annual tuition rate divided into a fixed monthly rate based on the program you would like your child to attend and is paid over the 9 months of school (September – May)  

 Winter Break Camp

December 21, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 31, 2020

Spring Break Camp

March 29, 30, 31, April 1, 2, 2021

Tuition: $55/day

Tuition: $55/day

  • Days missed can be made up during that month but cannot be accumulated or carried forward to the next month.

  • No Refund Policy: Registration fee & tuition are non-refundable. 


  • Additional regular days and 1/2 days due to a change in child's schedule can be added with 24 hours notice for the additional tuition rate. 

  • Non-student days are not included in the monthly rate.

  • We are available on all SLC School district non-student days and 1/2 days. We are closed on holidays. (See available 2020-2021 days below)

  • Tuition is due in the first week of each month and is payable by check or online. Tuition for added days during the month are due on the day of attendance.

  • A $25 late fee will be charged after day 5th of the month. 


  • It is the parent's responsibility to be sure monthly tuition is paid in advance each month to ensure child's spot in program is reserved.


Arte Primero for ALL Students in SLC School District


2020 – 2021 SLC School District Non-Student Days:

  • Labor DayMonday, September 7, 2020

  • Non-student DayFriday, September 25, 2020

  • Fall RecessThursday, October 15, 2020 – Friday, October 16, 2020

  • Non-student DayWednesday, November 25, 2020

  • Thanksgiving RecessThursday, November 26, 2020Friday, November 27, 2020

  • Winter RecessMonday, December 21, 2020Friday, January 1, 2021

  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. DayMonday, January 18, 2021

  • Presidents' DayMonday, February 15, 2021

  • Non-student DayFriday, March 5, 2021

  • Spring Recess – Monday, March 29, 2021Friday, April 2, 2021

  • Non-student Day (elementary and middle schools)Friday, April 30, 2021

  • Memorial DayMonday, May 31, 2021

  • Emergency Make-up DayMonday, June 7, 2021

Arte Primero is CLOSED on these major holidays: Labor Day, Thanksgiving Thursday and Friday, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Memorial Day

SLC School district Non-Student Days Tuition Schedule:

$55/day and $50 registration fee (waived for current students who have already paid registration fee for this school year). Hours are: 8:00am 5:30pm

**Tuition is due in advance and is non-refundable. Invoices due every 5th of the month $25 late fee**