Gifted Education with Academic Rigor

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GEAR Clubs

Club Meeting Information

4-H

(5th Grade) The goal of 4-H is to develop citizenship, leadership, responsibility, and life skills of youth through experiential learning programs and a positive youth development approach. Meets monthly. A calendar will be given out at the first meeting. Led by 4-H County Extension Agents.

Beta Club

(5th Grade) Beta Club is an academic honors program with a strong emphasis on community service. This club is by invitation only based on a maintained average grade of 85 or higher in all subject areas and fulfillment of their PBIS contract. Meets the 1st Tuesday of each month. Led by Noel Giles and Monica Tugwell.

Choir

(3rd-5th Grade) This club will foster the student's love of music while exploring music composition. 3rd Grade meets 1st Tuesday, 4th grade meets 2nd Tuesday, 5th grade meets 3rd Tuesday, All choirs meet on 4th Tuesday. Led by Beth Miller and Lisa Duncan.

GEAR Sports

(4th-5th Grade) These sports are sponsored by the YMCA. The available sports are soccer, basketball, and flag football. Meets after school until 3:15 p.m. during the season of the sport. More information will be available prior to each season.

 

Soccer practices are Mondays and Wednesdays. Students need to be picked up promptly at 3:15 p.m.

 

 

Math Olympiad

(4th-5th Grade) A math problem solving contest for students in fourth and fifth grade to stimulate enthusiasm and a love for mathematics. Math Olympiad will nurture flexibility, creativity, and strategies for problem solving. This club is by invitation only. Meets each Wednesday during club time. Led by Rita Wills and Lisa Duncan.

Stage Hawgs

(3rd-5th Grade) Drama club is an activity for students to learn about acting, play production, and stage work. Students will work through the year to prepare for an end of the year performance. Meets each Thursday, 2-3 p.m. Transportation by 3:00 p.m. must be provided to participate. Led by Beth Miller and Monica Tugwell.