Welcome to the parent portal - French American Academy Jersey City

Here you will find photos and class updates to see what we are working on in class with your children.

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Gymnastics

This Fall we’re focusing on core Gymnastic skills. We have all new students this year at FAA Jersey City and we use each week to build up our Gymnastics skills. We bring new equipment and learn a new move every week. 

Skills we’ve covered

  • Balancing
  • Jumping
  • Obstacle Avoidance 
  • Monkey Jumps
  • Leg Raise on Balance Beam
  • Hurdle Jumps
  • Low Crawls
  • High Kick
  • Aerobics to Music

Equipment Used

  • Balance Beam (hard)
  • Balance Beam (soft)
  • Hurdles
  • Mailbox
  • Stepping Stones

Basketball

For this Fall we are working with a new group of ballers. We are starting with the basics of the Sport. We start our classes with a warm up and then jump right into skills and drills of the day. We make use of the awesome gym at the Jersey City campus. 

Skills we’ve developing

  • Dribble
  • Dribble while moving on court
  • Regular Pass
  • Chest Pass
  • Throw/Shot
  • Aiming for a throw

Equipment Used

  • Mini Basketballs
  • Medium Basketballs
  • Cones
  • Mini Backboard w/ Net