AKS Clubs are offered twice a year, once in the fall and once in the spring. Clubs run for 6 weeks and offerings differ in each session. Individual clubs are sponsored by Craig Staff. Look for an information flyer sent home for registration.
The Junior Beta Club is is a community service driven club made up of 5th grade students. Students are nominated by their homeroom teachers for having a good scholastic record, as well as showing good citizenship. The Beta Club motto is: "Let us lead by serving others." Advisors for Beta Club are Dorrie Gann and Blair Binion.
Chorus is open to 4th and 5th grade students wanting to participate. Chorus groups meet either Tuesdays and Wednesdays before school at 7:15 AM. The Academic Advisor is Lisa Gullion.
Craig Colts Running Club
Running Club is a fun 6-week opportunity for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. We encourage students of all fitness levels to join. The cost is $25 and all participants will recieve a shirt for the final run/walk. The club's final meeting is a 3K run/walk! The Academic Advisor is Dorrie Gann.
Planet Green Team
Planet Green Team is open to 5th graders, through an application process due to limited space. Appications are available to rising 5th graders in the spring or to current 5th graders in the fall. PGT is in charge of all the recycling for Craig Elementary, including paper, cans and bottles. PGT also does activities that are related to the environment and host a fund-raiser in the fall selling smencils to the students. The money raised helps Craig's recycling programs continue. The Academic Advisor is Karen Greenblat.
Readers Rally is a reading quiz bowl style competition for students in fourth and fifth grades. Students read books from a pre-determined list and answer questions about those books. Club will meet on designated afternoons in preparation for county competition. The Academic Advisors are Dorrie Gann, and Alexis Harsh.
The Craig Robotics team challenges children in 4th and 5th grade to think like scientists and engineers to prepare for a competition each December. Students complete the application process in the fall. TEN students are selected for the team based on their application process and other criteria and meet weekly to prepare for the competition in December. The Academic Advisor is Chris Locke.
The Craig Talent Show is also a fundraiser for the Amanda Riley Foundation. Forty to forty-five students show off their talent in a Magical March night of fun! The Academic Advisors are Dorrie Gann, Alexis Harsh and Heather Bridges.
Weekly News Show
The Craig News Show is written, produced and hosted by Craig 5th grade students daily. Students apply to participate on a quarterly rotation and applications can be picked up from Ms. Gann. Academic Advisors are Dorrie Gann and Alexis Harsh.
Witzzle Pro is a thinking game that uses multiple math operations. Players roll the dice to get a target number, then try to make that target number with the Witzzle Pro card. A Player must make the target number by using three numbers in a row, column, or diagonal. Players get points for correct answers. The players with the most points are the winners! The Academic Advisors are Alison Atkinson and Jennifer Atkinson.