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Youth Tennis Programs — Fall 2019

  

Quick Start Tennis

The J offers the USTA Quickstart format for its beginner tennis programs for kids 10 & under. Quickstart Tennis is an exciting play format for learning tennis by utilizing specialized age appropriate equipment and shorter court dimensions. Participants will be picked up from CDC/AKK/HBHA and returned if needed. 

FUNatics - Tennis for Preschoolers

      Children will learn basic tennis skills using age appropriate equipment.
      Takes place outdoors weather permitting, otherwise class will meet indoors. Rackets and balls provided.

      Visit the FUNatics page for dates and registration:

      Visit FUNatics

 

Little Aces (ages 5-6)

Thursdays | 5:30 - 6:00 pm | August 29 - October 17
Eight 30-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $95   Guests $135
Register now

 

Little Deuces (ages 7-10)

Tuesdays | 4:15 - 5:15 pm | August 27 - October 29
No class October 1 + 8
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

Wednesdays | 5:30 - 6:30 pm | August 28 - October 23
No class October 9
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

Fridays | 3:00 - 4:00 pm | August 30 - October 18
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

Fridays | 4:10 - 5:10 pm | August 30 - October 18
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

Saturdays | 10:15 - 11:15 am | August 31 - October 19 
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

 

 

 

Junior Tennis Clinics

The Jewish Community Center offers junior tennis clinics from the beginner level to the advanced level. These clinics are instructional programs that are available to develop and advance everyone’s game.

Beginner Clinics (age 10+)

Beginner Clinics will introduce you to the fundamental strokes, basic strategy and teach you how to keep score.

Wednesdays | 4:15 - 5:15 pm | August 28 - October 23
No class October 9
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

Thursdays | 4:15 - 5:15 pm | August 29 - October 17
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now

Saturdays | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | August 31 - October 19
Eight 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $175   Guests $240
Register now


Intermediate Clinics (age 9+)

Expand on the basics and take the sport to the next level. 

Tuesdays | 5:15 - 6:45 pm | August 27 - October 29
No class October 1 + 8

Eight 90-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $265   Guests $360
Register now

Saturdays | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. | August 31 - October 19
Eight 90-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $265   Guests $360
Register now


Junior Match Play (10-18 year olds)

Free drop in, supervised matches against similar level players. Balls provided. Meet at courts at designated time.  

Sundays | 1:00 - 2:30 pm | September 8 - October 6 

 

Form your own Clinic

Don’t see a class that works for you or your child? Organize your own group of 4-6 players and create your own clinic. Dates and times are flexible based upon your schedule and the availability of the tennis pro. $22 each per hour for Members/ $30 each per hour for guests. Contact certified Todd Perkins at (913)327.8013 or tperkins@thejkc.org for more information.

 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons

Private and semi-private lessons will be available throughout the year. Interested parties should make arrangements with Todd Perkins at 913-327-8013 or tperkins@thejkc.org.

Private Lessons

1 Pack

4 Pack

8 Pack

30-minute lesson

$33 Member
$39 Guest

$120 Member
$144 Guest

$228 Member
$273 Guest

60-minute lesson

$65 Member
$75 Guest

$235 Member
$275 Guest

$455 Member
$525 Guest

Semi-Private
(2 people)

1 pack

4 Pack

8 Pack

60-minute lesson

$35 Member
$40 Guest

$130 Member
$150 Guest

$240 Member
$280 Guest

 3 & A Pro

1 pack

4 Pack

8 Pack

60-minute lesson

$27 Member
$33 Guest

$98 Member
$122 Guest

$175 Member
$240 Guest

 

Court Reservation Policy

Members may reserve one of the six J tennis courts for up to 90 minutes at a time. Court reservations may be made up to one week in advance. Call 913-327-8010 to reserve your court.

 

Meet J Tennis Professional Todd Perkins

Todd Perkins is a USPTA certified tennis professional that has been coaching tennis full time for the last 24 years. Before joining The J staff in 2012, Todd worked at the KC Racquet Club for 10 years where he co-founded the T-Rex Tennis Academy. Prior to coaching at the T-Rex Tennis Academy, Todd served as Director of Junior Development at Leawood Country Club for 10 years. During this time, Todd organized and directed all club activities and instructed juniors and adults in group and private lessons from beginner to national level. Contact certified tennis pro Todd Perkins at 913-327-8013 or tperkins@thejkc.org for more information about The J’s adult and youth tennis programs.

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