STAR Program

STAR is a charitable 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is committed to offering extended educational, recreational and enrichment programs, to supporting and enhancing school curriculum, and to expanding the cultural base of young people through innovative, quality programs offered by exceptional instructors.

STAR partners with Playa Vista Elementary to offer extended educational, recreational and enrichment programs to students on campus. STAR offers two programs at our school: the Galaxy program and NOVA Program.

STAR Galaxy

Company LogoSTAR Galaxy offers a daily dose of scheduled classes, August through June, from the end of the school day until 6pm. Students rotate through group tutoring, a homework lab, sports/fitness/recreation, and enrichment classes.

The Galaxy program focuses on the importance of team-building, leadership skills, community projects and creative expression. By stimulating both their creative and critical thinking skills, STAR helps students discover their passions.

STAR Galaxy Before School Care is also available.

To register for STAR Galaxy, please visit the Playa Vista STAR site.


Company LogoSTAR Nova offers enrichment programs with classes that take place once a week, which are offered Monday through Friday.This allows for a more individualized experience tailored to the specific needs and interests of each student. The wide range of Nova classes includes such offerings as Science, Sports, Rock STAR, Lego © Robotics, Sewing, Visual Arts, Woodworking, and more!

To register for STAR Galaxy, please visit the Playa Vista STAR site.