School clubs
  • Art Club

    Art Club

    Grade Levels

    4th and 5th 

    Description

    Come join art club where all artists bloom together! Art allows children the opportunity to use their imagination and critical thinking skills to solve visual challenges. Creative thinkers of today will be our leaders tomorrow! Students will build on skills and techniques that they learn in art class.

    Process of Acceptance

    Students will submit a piece of art and a letter of recommendation from their homeroom teacher. An art club application will go home with every fourth and fifth grade student. 

    Meeting Dates

    Fall 2019

    Sponsor

    Caroline Daniels

  • Chorus

    Chorus

    Grade Levels

    4th and 5th 

    Description

    Chorus meets 1 to 2 times a week in the mornings from 7:00-7:45 am. Members are expected to have excellent behavior and attendance. This club performs several times throughout the school year.

    Acceptance Process

    Students will be expected to sing an audition for Mrs. Lueke. 

    Meeting Dates

    Tuesday mornings from 7:00 AM to 7:45 PM.

    Sponsor

    Christy Lueke

  • First Lego League Robotics Team

    Robotics Team

    Grade Levels

    4th and 5th 

    Description

    The PES Robotics Team introduces 4th and 5th grade students to robotics with Mindstorms eV3 programming. Students will learn to design, program, and control functional robots to solve real world problems. Our challenge this year is called CITY SHAPER!

    We are looking for members who display perseverance, problem solving skills, and the ability to take on multiple team roles.

    Acceptance Process

    Team selection through an application process took place in May.  Congratulations to our new team members for the 2019-2020 school year! CITY SHAPER will begin in August!

    Meeting Dates

    Wednesdays from 3:00pm to 4:30pm in the RED Lab. 

    Sponsor

    Allison Askew

  • Fitness Club

    Dumbells

    Grade Levels

    4th and 5th 

    Description

    Fitness Club members will participate in a variety of fitness activities and games.

    Acceptance Process

    Students will fill out a permission slip and a lottery will be used if there are more applicants than the 40 available spots.

    Meeting Dates

    September 19th to October 31st

    Sponsor

    Charles Spencer

  • Jr. Beta Club

    Jr Beta Club

    Grade Levels 

    4th and 5th 

    Description 

    To promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, leadership and service among elementary and secondary school students. 

    Acceptance Process

    Students will be selected from current 4th and 5th grade students who had all A’s during the 2018-2019 school year.

    Meeting Dates

    Monthly beginning in September with an induction ceremony in late August.

    Sponsor

    Andrea Dobbs

  • Math Squad

    Math Squad

    Grade Levels

    4th and 5th 

    Description

    The Math Squad provides opportunities for students to play math games and to compete against peers.  Students will learn and practice mental math strategies, analytical skills, and good sportsmanship.  

    Acceptance Process

    An application will be required for Math Squad, as there are limited spots available for competitions and tournaments.

    Meeting Dates

    Once a month in September through March.

    Sponsor

    Allison Askew

  • Patrick Players

    Piano Player

    Grade Levels

    Kindergarden through 5th

    Description

    The “Patrick Players” is a Patrick Elementary School club for students who are currently taking formal music lessons from a music teacher, such as piano, guitar, violin, voice, etc.  We meet several times a year to give students the opportunity to perform a piece of music they have learned during their lessons in front of supportive peers.  

    Acceptance Process

    There are no auditions involved.  Students must be involved in private lessons.

    Meeting Dates

    Twice in the fall and twice in the spring.

    Sponsor

    Christy Lueke

  • Reading Spots

    Reading Spots

    Grade Levels

    4th and 5th 

    Description

    The Reading Spots Book Club is designed for students who love to read, and who are
    reading on or above grade level. It is not designed to improve reading skills. Members of the club are required to read a selection of 15 books, selected at the county level, and prepare for a competition that is held each March. Competitors are required to know the books well enough to answer questions about them in a gameshow style competition against other elementary schools in the county. A team consisting of no more than 10 members will be selected to represent our school at the competition. The final team will be chosen based upon their performance on tests covering each book. Remaining book club members will engage in literature based activities designed around certain reading selections.

    Acceptance Process

    The club is open to all 4th and 5th graders who enjoy reading. Ten students will be chosen to represent the team.

    Meeting Dates

    Every other week on Thursdays beginning in September and ending in March.

    Sponsor

    Melissa Lawley

  • STEM Scouts

    Nova BSA

    Grade Levels

    2nd 

    Desciption

    Patrick STEM Scouts will explore science, technology, engineering and math through engaging hands-on activities.  Students who participate in the club will have the opportunity to earn the BSA NOVA Award.

    Acceptance Process

    Parents will need to fill out an application.

    Meeting Dates

    Twice a month on Wednesdays from October to March at 7:00 AM to 7:45 AM. 

    Sponsor

    Karen Selman