Karate and Self Defense
Tutor: Peter Sterling
Email: peter.sterling@chatclasses.com
Length: Semester class (offered both semesters) Class Period: eCHAT period 7 (2:45-3:30 p.m.)
Description: In each Sterling Karate and Self Defense class:
  • We begin in prayer.
  • We do stretching.
  • We warm up with different combinations of kicks and punches with and without pads.
  • We work on belt level curriculum
  • We do scripture memorization and talk about different Christian character traits.
  • We spend time on specific self-defense techniques and applications.
  • We finish with a game.
  • We have FUN!

Uniforms and belts must be worn at all classes and karate events. New student uniforms cost $35 and come with a white belt.

Note:  New students are welcome to join at semester.

Distance Learning Option:  Students wishing to attend this class online can join the live class at its regularly scheduled time using the Zoom link provided by the tutor.  Students should register for the class through the online registration form and then contact the tutor by email.


Covid - 19 Contingency Plan - In the event that we are forced to transition to online classes at any point in the school year, this class will continue to be held at its regularly scheduled time.

Tutor: Peter Sterling has achieved a 3rd degree black belt and has taught Karate/self defense to thousands of students over the years.  His students and families genuinely respect him for the knowledge he shares, the style in which he teaches, and the importance he places on Christ-centered teaching.  Utilizing scripture, Peter supports the development of strength, character, and confidence in all Sterling Karate students.

Cost:  $112 per semester
Grades 3-6

Prerequisite: None
Homework: None
Text: None
Supplies:  The gym rental fee is included in the price of the class.  Students need a uniform. One can be purchased from through the tutor for $35 at https://sterlingkarate.com/shop/