Welcome to Wilde Lake Karate & Learning Center

Dear Parents,

We’re thrilled to welcome your child to our program. Since our inception in 1999, we’ve been committed to cultivating a sense of discipline and happiness within our students. Our community thrives on collaboration; if you have concerns or needs regarding your child’s progress, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We’re all part of the Wilde Lake Karate family.

For Newcomers: We offer a complimentary half or full-day at our summer camp or an entire day in our Before-After school program. This ensures your child seamlessly transitions into our routine.

Typical Day Schedule:

  • Homework Session: Students focus on academic tasks with our staff available for guidance.
  • Kids’ Fitness Program: Designed specifically for children, this session combines fun with fitness, ensuring children develop strength, agility, and cardiovascular health.
  • Martial Arts Training: Lessons in Karate, Taekwondo, and Self-defense.
  • Gymnastics: Enhancing flexibility, balance, and coordination.
  • Indoor and Outdoor Games & Sports: We utilize our playground and open field for diverse activities.
  • Monday to Thursday: Mainly Martial Arts lessons.
  • Friday Fun: Indoor and outdoor tip tests, combined with games and sports.

Uniform Care: Respect and pride in our institution are mirrored in the way we treat our uniforms. Always keep them neat. Label the inside waistband of the pants and the inside collar of the top with your child’s name.

Special Announcements:

  • We offer camps during professional workdays, spring breaks, winter breaks, and other days when Howard County Schools are closed.
  • During inclement weather, student safety is paramount. We’ll keep you updated regarding our operational status.

Fees & Payment: Invoices are sent monthly from Billing@wildelakekarate.com. Refer to the invoice for payment methods.

Drop Off & Pick Up:

  • Arrival: Before 8:10 am.
  • Departure: Between 5:45 pm and 6:00 pm.
  • Late pickups incur fees. Notify us for arrangements.

Karate/Taekwondo Equipment & Testing: Once your child progresses to a green belt or above, they’ll require sparring gear. Periodic belt tests will be conducted, with details available on our website.

Parent Responsibilities:

  • Inform your child’s school about our pickup arrangement.
  • Tag your child with their name for initial weeks.
  • Notify us if your child is absent from school.
  • Monthly payments are due by the 5th.
  • Label your child’s belongings.
  • Provide 30-day notice for program cancellation.

Student Rules:

  • Always be on time for pickups.
  • Wear seatbelts in transportation vehicles.
  • Follow all instructions diligently.
  • Respect peers and instructors.

Discipline Policy: Our program necessitates a respectful and safe environment. Positive behavioral strategies include redirection and temporary separation. Persistent issues might require parent conferences or potential enrollment termination.

COVID-19 Protocols: To be updated as per state guidelines.

Warm Regards,