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BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL STEM CENTER
At Astar Explorer, we believe in the stimulation of young minds through interaction and hands-on learning of STEM. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics is the language of today’s world. We want to engage young minds, get them excited and help them feel confident. Our programs are taught by expert instructors, utilize real world tools and applications and encourage students to be engaged through hands-on learning.
Take a Tour of our Modern Facilities!
We are a unique and innovative space located in the Fair Oaks Mall in Fairfax, Virginia.
Meet the Astar Explorer Team! You will quickly learn and see first-hand that the staff are friendly, patient, knowledgeable and fun.
Check out our calendar to see all upcoming classes, workshops, and events.
Your child can enjoy crafts, open play, and science in our newest program for Pre-K!
Make the future in our hands-on STEM based Summer, Winter, and Spring Break Camps.
Have your child’s next birthday party at Astar Explorer. We offer fun, engaging and hands-on party options.
At Astar Explorer, girl scouts from Daisies up to Juniors can earn STEM badges through fun and unique hands-on workshops
Classes offer everything from Storytime STEM, open exploration in the Little Explorers area, Coding, 3D printing, Edible science, and more!
Our field trips are designed to complement classroom curriculum and easily foster creativity and explorations for your students.
WHAT PARENTS SAY
WOW! What a great concept. Having an after school center right inside a mall…. Thank you Astar Explorer!
I love the staff at Astar Explorer and more importantly my son does too.
I really like this center and feel that they offer a great assortment of classes to choose from and at a great price!
WHERE LEARNING IS FUN…
We believe in a hands-on approach to inspire students across Northern Virginia in an impactful learning of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
Our program offers innovative opportunities to explore, create and engage with STEM. Astar Explorer has a focus on building diversity and inclusion across cultures and across our community through Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Focus on STEM After School Program Fairfax.