• Clubs & Activities

  • Please make sure that you check out our weekly school newsletter for upcoming club signups for the 2022-2023 school year.  Some clubs are not offered until the 2nd semester.  

     

    Be on the lookout in the weekly school messenger and Friday folders for upcoming club sign up information!  Clubs fill up fast so you don't want to miss out on these opportunities!

     

    Check back throughout the year to see the new clubs/activities for this upcoming school year!

  • MES Blue Chorus (K-1)

    Grades:  K & 1st graders

    Meeting Days:  Thursdays mornings, 7:00-7:40 AM (First rehearsal is October 20) Permission form must be submitted prior to attending

    Description:   Students will rehearse choral pieces for special performances.

    Registration:  Chorus registration will be on a first come, first served basis. Registration information was handed out to Kindergarten & 1st Grade students.  

    Cost:  $15

    Club Sponsors: Eric Lele, Monique Williams, Sydney Jones

    Email: Eric.Lele@gcpsk12.org

  • Team Cuisine (Mulberry's Cooking Club)- 1st, 2nd & 3rd

    Grades:  1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade students 

    Meeting Days:  Tuesday mornings, 7:15-8:00 AM

    Description:  Do you enjoy cooking? Well, join Dr. Yearby and Ms. Blakely as they assist you with preparing some tasty treats!

    Team Cuisine members will be expected to follow Mulberry’s SOAR behavior expectations during each session.  

    Registration: Go online to mypaymentsplus.com. There is a limit of 24 students in the club (8 slots per grade level-1st, 2nd, and 3rd), so admittance will be based on first come first serve. The club fees will be used to pay for club materials (ingredients and supplies). Please pay the $25 club fee on mypaymentsplus.com.

    Cost:  $25 for material costs

    Club Sponsors: Mandy Yearby, Leigh Blakely 

  • PE Club: Falcons Fit & Fun (K-2)

    Grades:  K-2

    Meeting Days:  Tuesday mornings, 7:00-7:45 AM

           Club Dates:  Sept 13, 20, 27    Oct 4, 11

    Description:  Students will participate in games and activites to increase their physical fitness  

    Registration: Go online to mypaymentsplus.com. There is a limit of 24 students in the club.

    Club Sponsors: Nick Moon

  • PE Club: Falcons Fit & Fun (3-5)

    Grades:  3-5

    Meeting Days:  Tuesday mornings, 7:00-7:45 AM in the gym-  First meeting date is Nov. 1st.

           Club Dates:  Nov. 1,15,29  & Dec. 6,13

    Description:  Students will participate in games and activities to increase their physical fitness  

    Registration: Students interested need to see Mr. Moon for permission form and additional information. There is a limit of 24 students in the club.

    Club Sponsors: Nick Moon

    Students interested need to see Mr. Moon for additional information.

  • Jr. GEMS Club (K, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd)

    This is a 2nd semester club.

    Grades:  Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade girls 

    Meeting Days:  Monday mornings 7:15-7:45 Dates TBD

    Description:  Jr. GEMS (Girls Excelling in Math and Science) Girls! Join us for fun, hands-on learning that incorporates STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) based projects! GEMS members will be held to high behavior expectations as they will be leaders and role models at Mulberry Elementary school.

    Registration: How can my child join? Go online to mypaymentsplus.com (date will be sent in school newsletter) There is a limit of 20 girls in the club, first come first serve. Please pay and mark your child’s shirt size on mypaymentsplus.com.

    Cost:  $15 for t-shirt/materials costs

    Club Sponsors: Crystal Trainer, Brooke Patterson

  • Planting Pollinators (K-5)

    This is a 2nd semester club.

    Grades:  K-5 (all students)

    Meeting Days:  Twice a month on Wednesday TBD 3:15PM-4:00 PM-  2nd semester Club beginning after January 2023

    Description:  Students will learn about pollinating plants and how they help the environment!

    Registration: Go online to mypaymentsplus.com. There is a limit of 15 students in the club so admittance will be based on first come first serve. The club fees will be used to pay for club materials.. Please pay the $25 club fee on mypaymentsplus.com.

    Cost:  $25 for material costs

    Club Sponsors: Laura Franz

  • Drama Club (3rd, 4th, & 5th)

    Grades: 3rd, 4th, & 5th

    Meeting Days:  Begins Thursday January 12th.  We will meet on Thursdays from 2:45 - 4:00

    *Starting in March, we will meet on Mondays and Thursdays

    DescriptionDrama Club is starting at Mulberry! Drama Club will hold one evening performance on April 20th.  (The performance is mandatory for drama club members)

    Registration: Sign up on Mypaymentsplus.com  Space is limited to 20 students.

    Cost:   Drama club has a one-time fee of $30. This will cover costumes, props, scenery, t-shirts and scripts.

    Club Sponsor: Lesley Howe

  • The Kind Kid Society (3rd, 4th, 5th)

    Grades: 3rd, 4th, & 5th

    Meeting Days:  Wednesday mornings, 7:10-7:45 AM

       This will take place in the 2nd Semester:  Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & March 1, 8, 15, 22

    Description:  The club will focus on what it means to show kindness and how it can affect others.  We will do projects each week to spread kindness around the school building and community.

    Registration: Go online to mypaymentsplus.com. There is a limit of 25 students in the club so admittance will be based on first come first serve. The club fees will be used to pay for club materials. Please pay the $15 club fee on mypaymentsplus.com.

    Cost:  $15 for material costs

    Club Sponsors: Maranda Garrett, Shayla Jarrard

  • Wittzle Pro (4th & 5th)

    Description:  Witzzle Pro is for students who enjoy solving number puzzles. The children will be challenged to use critical thinking skills while playing a challenging game of speed “number crunching.” Students will also have the opportunity to participate in one or more Witzzle Pro tournaments.

    GradesOpen to all Fourth and Fifth graders 

    Registration:  Registration form will be sent home in Friday folders

    Meeting Date:TBD 7:15-7: 45 AM

    Club Advisor: Jill Lambes, Lexi Cason

  • Yearbook Club (5th)

    Grades:  5th grade

    Meeting Days:  Sept 6, Oct 4, Nov 1, Dec 6, Jan 10, Feb 7, March 7

    Description:  Yearbook club will be open to a select few 5th grade students who would be willing to meet during their recess time (12:45-1:10) one day every other week to take pictures of different grade levels for the yearbook.  

    The Mulberry yearbook is always one of the most unforgettable pieces to our school year. It captures all the fun memories and events that take place throughout our school year. This project takes the whole school year to put together and would not be complete without the help of our yearbook club members.  

    1. You MUST be in 5th Grade for the 2022-2023 School Year 
    2. You MUST exhibit good behavior  
    3. You MUST have parental consent
    4. You MUST be able to meet deadlines 
    5. You MUST be able to attend the yearbook club meetings 
    6. You MUST be able to keep up with your schoolwork outside of the club 

    Meeting all requirements does not guarantee a position in the Yearbook Club – there are a limited number of spaces- available, so not all applications will be accepted. 

    Registration: To apply, please submit completed google form sent out in school Messenger by August 31, 2022.

    Cost:  $20 for material costs

    Club Sponsors: Brittany Hewatt, Sabrina Groshek

  • FLL Lego League Robotics (4th & 5th)

    Grades:  4th & 5th Grades

    Meeting Days:   Meet Mondays and Wednesdays after school beginning in October through competition in December.  Final competition day will be on a Saturday (TBD)

    Description: Do you enjoy building, designing and working with a team to create Robots using LEGOs? This Team might be for you! 

    Registration: Application Only-10 students from 4th and 5th grade.

    Cost:  TBD

    Club Sponsors: Melissa Timmerman, Jovanny Navarro

  • Groovin' Gourmet (4th-5th)

    This is a 2nd semester club.

    Grades: 4th/5th grade students 

    Meeting Days:  Thursday mornings, 7:15-8:00 AM

       March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

    Description:  Calling all 4th/5th grade chefs!  If you like trying new foods and learning new cooking techniques, this club is right for you!

    Registration: Go online to mypaymentsplus.com. There is a limit of 20 students in the club (10 slots per grade level-4th & 5th), so admittance will be based on first come first serve. The club fees will be used to pay for club materials (ingredients and supplies). Please pay the $25 club fee on mypaymentsplus.com.

    Cost:  $25 for material costs

    Club Sponsors: Brittany Mayweather

  • MES Gold Choir (4th & 5th)

    Grades:  Fourth & Fifth graders (Open to any 4th or 5th grader)

    Meeting Days:  Thursdays from 3:15-4:00  (First rehearsal is September 15) Permission form must be submitted prior to attending

    Description:  Students will rehearse choral pieces for special performances.

    Registration:   Chorus registration will be on a first come, first served basis. Registration information was handed out to 4th and 5th grade students by Mr. Lele.

    Cost:  $15

    Club Sponsors: Eric Lele, Monique Williams, Sydney Jones

    Email: Eric.Lele@gcpsk12.org

  • Readers Rally (4th & 5th)

    Grades: 4th & 5th Graders who qualify- Team limited to 10 members.  Practice is open to students who are interested in trying out for the final 10 in December

    Meeting Days: Thursdays during lunch or recess

    Description:  Do you like to read? Readers Rally is a quiz bowl style competition for students in 4th & 5th grade. Students read books from a predetermined list and answer questions about those books. Each Gwinnett County school may send one team of up to 10 players to the Readers Rally

    Registration: Obtain the book list from the Mulberry website so you can read the selected books, then tryouts are in September

    Cost:  $15

    Club Sponsor: Laura Franz

  • Mulberry Advisory Council (K-5)

    Description & Activities:  The Mulberry School Counselors are looking for volunteers to participate in our Advisory Council! Advisory councils, recommended by the American School Counselor Association, help school counseling programs analyze and document the answer to the question, “How are students different because of what school counselors do?” The council will examine services in three key domains of academic, personal/social, and college and career exploration and will review data related to the comprehensive developmental school counseling program at Mulberry Elementary School. The council will meet twice per year. Please reach out to Katie Fields at katie.fields@gcpsk12.org if you’re interested in participating!

    Grades:  All Grades

    Meeting Days:  The council will meet twice per year

    Activity Sponsor:  Katie Fields

  • Student Council (4th & 5th)

    Description & Activities:  Student Council provides a unique opportunity for fourth and fifth grade students to learn leadership skills and participate in an important democratic process. Fifth grade students may campaign for positions as officers on the Student Council, and both fourth and fifth graders may run for class representative positions.

    Members are expected to demonstrate exemplary behavior, work habits, and attendance. Student council members receive specific leadership training. They build communication and mediation skills and participate in several school-wide initiatives including charity giving, and modeling leadership habits.

    Grades:  4-5 grades

    Meeting Days:  Once a month on Tuesday afternoons  3:15 - 4:00

    Cost:  none

    Club Sponsors:  Jill Lambes, Laura Franz, Heather Nevius, Monique Williams

  • Falcon Morning News Crew (5th)

    Description:

    Fifth grade students will have the opportunity to train and produce the morning broadcast. Every fifth grader will have an opportunity to take part with the morning broadcast. Our morning news crew consists of news anchors, Chef Antonio, camera operators, sound mixer, floor director, teleprompter, and story board mixer.

    Meeting Dates: 

    Every morning 8:00 AM to 8:25 AM Students are chosen by the teacher to participate in the news crew based on the fifth grade rotation.

    Activity Sponsors:

    Laura Franz, Melissa Timmerman

  • Mulberry Student Ambassadors (5th)

    Description:

    Mulberry Elementary School Student Ambassadors are 5th grade student leaders who have been selected to assist staff in welcoming students and guests into our school and ensuring their safety and comfort. These students show leadership skills and act as role models for other students in our school. Ambassadors are chosen at the end of the 4th grade. In order to be considered for selection, students must fill out an application form, which includes a short essay. Students are chosen based on current leadership skills as observed by their teachers as well as those who show the potential and motivation to develop and strengthen their skills as leaders during the year.

    The responsibilities of Mulberry Student Ambassadors include but are not limited to:

    • Safety Patrols – Students will serve as Safety Patrols during arrival and dismissal every morning and afternoon, helping faculty and staff ensure that all students are safe during those times.
    • Peer Leaders - During special school events, students will serve as a welcoming presence at Mulberry, providing directions and support to our guests, faculty and staff. Peer Leaders will also provide support to teachers during dismissal.

    For more information about this program, please contact Nicole Provence, School Counselor at (678) 226-7478.

    Activity Sponsor:

    Nicole Provence