ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Pathway Karate Academy is a family-centered Karate school located in the Smith Hill section of Providence, RI. We are the Hombu (Home) Dojo of the martial arts style of Nihon Koden Shindo Ryu the only US practicing location under Sensei Mark Mason, 5th Dan Black Belt and Master So-Shihan Felton Messina, 10th Dan Black Belt US, 7th Dan Black Belt Japan. We are members of the USA National Karate Federation, and our students are eligible to participate in regional, national competitions, and even the Olympics! Our staff are SafeSport Trained and Certified providing you with an environment safe for all students.
Pathway Karate is more than just a sport or a club, it is a way of life. We believe in a holistic total well-being approach. Gain strength, tone, and agility with our Zumba classes, and increase flexibility and mental clarity through our Yoga classes. It is the pathway to the classical values of Nihon Koden Shindo Ryu: discipline, strength, respect, unity, love, humility, and trust that we teach whether you are in our self-defense, after-school program, summer, or vacation camp.
We offer free trials to our classes, join us for one of our many programs and classes at our Academy.
WE ARE OPEN FOR BEFORE & AFTERSCHOOL & SUMMER CAMP
LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR COVID-19 PLAN
BEFORE & AFTERSCHOOL
We are open for Before, Afterschool, and Virtual Full Day. Registration is required. Well-checks and daily attestation are required before children can enter.
VIRTUAL KARATE CLASSES
Register for virtual karate classes by appointment only. Call 401-714-0340.
NO DROP INS OR VISITORS
To protect your safety we are not allowing visitors or drop-ins at this time. Please call us to schedule an appointment.
CURBSIDE DROPOFF & PICKUP
VIRTUAL SCHOOL ONLY
Parents must compete the attestation daily. Staff will meet you at your car for a well check before students can attend each day.
MASKS ARE REQUIRED
HAND WASH OFTEN
STAFF MUST WEAR GLOVES
PARKING IN THE REAR
DROP OFF IN THE FRONT
DAILY WELL CHECK INS & SCREENING TOOL FOR STUDENTS
FREE TRIALS | NO CONTRACTS | NO LOCK INS
We never force you into a contract or lock you in to an agreement. Cancel at anytime, restart at anytime.
Our before-school service opens at 6:30 AM and our last evening class closes at 8 PM.
UNBEATABLE PRICES & FINANCING AVAILABLE
You're on a budget. We get it, our prices are family-friendly and affordable. Enjoy our unlimited class pricing or our $10 drop ins. We offer a 1 week's free trial.. With our simple financing through PayPal option, purchase our classes with no interest if paid in full within the first 6 months.