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Vanguard Plus is a slate of fun, creative, recreational and skill building activities offered in addition to our school program.  Activities are held on campus from 3:15-4:15pm. one day a week.


Kindness Kamp:  Students work together to uplift the world through crafts and public service.

Iron Chef For Kids: Kids love to cook.  We get beyond pizza and find where healthy, tasty and fun collide.

Kid Gymnastics:  We transport students to the Farmers Branch activity center for lessons from a professional.

Crazy Science:  Who doesn’t love an explosion? Or a magical transformation, or something GROSS!

We’re a TEAM: Students work together on collaborative projects, learning that everyone can win.

Minecraft For Thors: Supervised group interaction on Minecraft EDU. Students work together in this rich virtual world, building, exploring and surviving as a team.

Art From Around The World: Art Teacher Laura spans the globe in the mixed media explosion of creativity.


Minecraft For Loki’s: Supervised group interaction on Minecraft EDU. Students work together in this rich virtual world, building, exploring and surviving as a team.

The Kindness Project: We challenge our students to help the world through public service.

Basketball Camp: Indoor and outdoor training on basketball skills, Drill games and challenges (and some exercise too).

Painting With Acrylics: Students express themselves with supervised instruction in this vivid medium.

Magic, The Gathering: We reprise this popular club, a fantasy card game that has swept the world.

Archery: Supervised instruction and practice in this ancient sport.  Equipment provided.

The Harry Potter Experience: Crafts, re-enactments and creative re-imagination of the Wizard’s World.



Students will engage in multi-cultural field trips (Concerts, Plays, Restaurants, etc.) practicing real-world social skills under staff supervision.  Activities are scheduled throughout the semester, not necessarily after the school day, and may occur in the evening or on the weekend. All tickets, meals and transportation are included in the cost.  Schedules will be provided to participants.


High School Social Club Activities (subject to change)

October 22,2016 Kids Ultimate Fitness Challenge at UTD in Richardson

November 13, 2016 Group Dynamix Adventure Activities

December 15, 2016 Video Games Afterschool

January 5, 2017 Studio Movie Grill

February 4, 2017 Texas Star Dinner Theater

March 11, 2017 GeoTracking and Kites at Cottonwood Park

April 23, 2017 Ft. Worth Arts Festival

May 19, 2017 Backyard Campout

July 13, 2017 Coyote Drive-In


Middle School Social Club Activities (subject to change)

September 23 3:00-5:00 pm, At School-Snacks, games and getting to know one another!

October 8 12:00-6:30 pm, Grapevine Vintage Railroad

November 11 3-6 pm, Video Game Museum

December 4 3-11 pm, Six Flags

January 13 7-10pm, Legends Basketball Game

Vanguard Preparatory School is committed to educating students experiencing social, emotional and/or academic delays. Our mission is to provide developmentally appropriate, individualized, academic programs within a therapeutic milieu.

Vanguard Preparatory School

4240 Sigma Road Dallas, TX 75244

(phone) (972) 404-1616

(fax) (972) 404-1641

(email) [email protected]

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