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Welcome to John Wade Karate & Gymnastics

Welcome to John Wade Karate & Gymnastics - a place for children to grow, learn and play. Your children deserve nothing but the best, so bring them here for an inviting environment that encourages curiosity and fun.


About Us

Learn & Explore

Conveniently located in Bounz Moonbounce across from Sams in Southaven, we are dedicated to creating a nurturing, stimulating and welcoming environment for all children. Our unique programs incorporate a variety activity while always keeping the child’s best interest in mind and allowing for hands-on, experiential learning. To find out more about us, keep reading or feel free to get in touch.


Our Programs

Learning Through Play

The programs at John Wade Karate & Gymnastics were created with our children’s needs in mind: to mature and develop in a safe yet stimulating environment. Take a look below to learn more about each program.


Taekwondo, Kempo

We offer karate classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for children and adults. Karate is also taught during childcare. If you’re interested, get in touch today to come for a free class. Feel free to give us a call with any questions!

Summer Program

What You Need

Our Summer Program has been perfect for many families. If you have specific questions about day-to-day activities or the program timeline, simply get in touch - one of our team members will be happy to help.

Before/Afterschool care program 

A Perfect Fit

Our Before/Afterschool Program might be the right fit for you. We pick them up from school, provide snack, homework help, lots of exercise and time to develop friendships. Karate and gymnastics training is included. No matter what your child needs, each of our programs will provide the support and tools necessary for optimal growth.

Running Children

John Wade Karate & Gymnastics Mission

Innovative & Responsible

From karate, gymnastics, and physical development to social skills and creative expression, the children at John Wade Karate & Gymnastics are constantly being exposed to new activities and environments in which to thrive. We build on the strengths and interests of each child to help build a solid foundation where they can develop their futures. Get in touch to learn more about us.


Contact Us

(662) 536-2020

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