• Clubs of LES

  • General Club Information

    Clubs & Organizations

    Grades 1-5
    Fall Semester 2018

    Wednesday Morning Clubs 

    September 5th– November 14th
    7:30-8:20
     
    Wednesday Morning Clubs
    Beginning at 7:30 AM

    Students are permitted to enter the rear lobby of our school beginning at 7:15 A.M.  On Wednesdays only if they are participants of a specific club supervised by staff.  
    There is no supervision for students prior to 7:15 A.M. which is a safety concern.  Please help us maintain a safe environment for your child by only utilizing the car rider lane located in the rear of our school campus to drop off students for clubs.
     

    Wednesday Afternoon Clubs 

    September 5th-November 14th 
    3:45-4:45
     
    Wednesday Afternoon Clubs

    Students are permitted to exit the rear lobby of our school beginning at 4:45P.M.  Students in all clubs will meet at the car rider lane and we will dismiss similar to car rider dismissal at the end of the school day. You will be given a car tag that identifies the student you are picking up. Please, have it visible in your front windshield so that we may dismiss quickly and safely. 

    Please help us maintain a safe environment for your child by only utilizing the car rider lane located in the rear of our school campus to pick up students for clubs, unless otherwise directed. We ask that for student safety you stay in your car and proceed through the line. 

    There will be a late pickup fee of $5 for every 15 minutes that a student  is not picked up on time.  This fee is payable before the student returns to the club. Students that are picked up late on a continual basis may be dismissed from clubs. 

    Thursday Morning Clubs

    September 6th-November 14th
    7:30-8:20
     
    Students are permitted to enter the rear lobby of our school beginning at 7:15 A.M.  On Thursdays, only if they are participants of a specific club supervised by staff.  

    There is no supervision for students prior to 7:15 A.M. which is a safety concern.  Please help us maintain a safe environment for your child by only utilizing the car rider lane located in the rear of our school campus to drop off students for clubs.

    Additional Information

    CLUBS WILL NOT MEET ON EARLY RELEASE DAYS OR HALLOWEEN. 

    Discipline Agreement
    Children will be required to act in a respectful and responsible manner at all times, in the same manner as is expected of them in school. 

    Our policy is designed to protect the rights and safety of all children.  All students are required to follow the Twelve Rules of Student Conduct for Elementary Schools.  Please refer to the GCPS Student Handbook for more details.
    At LES We  R.A.C.E  To The TOP!

    To sign up for club updates and reminders please visit our Remind Link: 
    https://www.remind.com/join#/join/clubsat or Text @clubsat to (469) 795-0139 on your mobile device.

  • STEM Club

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    Day and Time: Thursday at 7:30 AM- 8:20 PM

    Grades: 3-5
    Location: STEM Lab
    Limited to 25 students
    Sponsor: Mrs. Tallaksen &  Ms. Wubitu Tafesewarq
    Students will engage in the engineering and design process. Students will  learn to use code to manipulate robots through mazes of their own design. This club is sponsored by Scouts of America and will include both boys and girls in grades 3-5. There are no membership fees. 

  • Little Kids Rock

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    Day and Time: Thursday at 7:30 AM- 8:20 AM

    Grades: 3-5
    Location: Music Room 
    Sponsor: Ms. McCaleb

    Limited to 25 students
    In Little Kids Rock Students will work together as a team to learn to play  Modern Band instruments. This includes Voice, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboard, and Percussion. Due to the commitments needed outside of the school day, This group  is by invitation only. Students that participated in Little Kids Rock Last year will automatically continue. 

  • Sewing

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    Day and Time: Wednesday at 3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

    Grades:  4-5
    Location: Staff Development Room 
    Sponsor: Mrs. Connor    Staff Rep: Mrs. Tallaksen

    Limited to 6 students
    Students learn basic sewing skills using both hand stitching and machine sewing techniques. 

  • Soccer

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    Day and Time: Wednesday at 3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

    Grades: 3 - 5 
    Location: Gym
    Sponsor: Drew Prentice/Lee Couey
    Staff Representative:  Rhonda Robinson 

    Limit of 30 students 
    The LES Soccer Club will promote fair play, sportsmanship, teamwork, and work ethic through the game of soccer.  Focus will be given to the development of technical skills through fun, game-like activities.  Rules of the game will also be taught through daily, small-sided games.

  • Google CS First- Clubs

    Computer

    Day and Time: Wednesday - 3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

    Grades: 4-5
    Sponsor: Mrs. Cochran
    Location: Knight Lab
    Limited to 30 students
    In Sports, students use computer science to simulate extreme sports, make their own fitness gadget commercial, and create commentary for a big sporting event. 

  • LES Service Hands

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    Day and Time: Wednesday at 7:30

    Grades: 3-5
    Location: Mr. Brinkley’s room
    Sponsors: Mr. Brinkley & Mr. Alexander
    Our job is to create leaders in the Lawrenceville Community by instilling pride in our school. The students who join The LES Ambassador Service club will do service projects to help improve our School.

  • Sign Language Club

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    Day and Time:  Wednesday at 7:30 AM- 8:20 AM

    Grades: 1-3
    Location: Mrs. Parsons’ Room
    Limited to 15 students
    Sponsor: Mrs. Parsons & Mrs. Valentino
    Talking with your Hands!  Students will have fun learning American Sign Language through stories and songs.  Learning a new language is good for your brain and enriches literacy. 

  • Crafting Corner

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    Day and Time: Wednesday at 7:40 AM

    Grades: 1-3
    Location: Mrs. Evans Room
    Limited to 16 students
    Sponsor: Mrs. Evans  & Mrs. Walsh
    The Crafting Corner is an Arts and Crafts club where we will do some painting, paper  crafting, and upcycling materials! 

  • Student Organizations

    Additional Student Organizations

    Meet at Sponsor's Discretion

    Jr. Beta Club

    Sponsor: Terese Burroughs
    The purpose of this organization shall be to promote the ideals of honesty, service, morality, ethical conduct, and leadership among elementary and secondary school students; to reward meritorious academic achievement; and to encourage and assist students in continuing their education after high school.  Students receive invitation to join Jr. Beta Club based on academic achievement. 

    A.T.L.A.S

    Sponsors: Will Lewis, Jasmine Jeffries, Nicholas Gilmore
    (Alliance To Lead & Serve) members will serve as student ambassadors for LES. ATLAS is a leadership development program that focuses on educational and social guidance of LES students in grades 4th-5th.  The nucleus and primary focus of the ATLAS program revolves around “5 Phases” which are: Self-Identity, Branding, Competition, Social, & Leadership. (Leadership Application Required to Join)  

    Student Council

    Sponsor: Tonya May
    The mission of the LES Student Council will be to build responsible college-ready leaders within our school community and promote the values that represent good character in all students.  Student Council Ambassadors, who will be nominated and go through a school-wide election process, will learn the following:  

    • Lead by example in our classrooms and community by being respectful, responsible, and safe
    • Serve as a source of communication between the students and faculty of the school
    • Encourage our friends and classmates in their education 
    • Help others in the community

  • PE Club

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    Day and Time:  Wednesday Morning at 7:40 AM

    4th and 5th Grade 
    Location: Gym
    Sponsor: Coach Alexander
    Limit of 20 students
    Students will come to school and start their day with a healthy bout of exercise, fitness, and fun! Students will participate in team building games that they will take back and build community with their classrooms. We will also discuss topics such as healthy eating, aerobic activities and how to compete individually and with team sports. 

  • Performing Arts Club

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    Grade 3-5
    Location: Art Room
    Sponsor: Ms. Caldwell
    Come be a part of the club that shows the talent and skill necessary for the world of stage and T.V. Students work together to give some of the best performances ever seen while gaining a wealth of comprehensive and critical thinking skills that are naturally applied when faced with any task or challenge.

  • Robotics Team (Invitation Only)

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    Day and Time: Wednesday Morning at 7:30 AM

    Grades 4-5
    Location: Robotics Room
    Sponsor: Mrs. Tallaksen
    First Lego League Robotics Competition team will work on toward competition preparedness at the local and county level. Students will be selected on an invitation only basis. Students that  were previously on the 4th grade team are automatically on the 5th grade team. 

  • LES Knight Chorus

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    Day and Time:  Wednesday Morning at 7:30 AM- 8:20 AM

    Grades 3-5
    Location: Music Room
    Sponsor: Ms. McCaleb
    The LES Knight Singers is a choral ensemble that provides students with opportunities to showcase their group vocal talents and movement skills.  Each interested student is auditioned in a process involving pitch matching, range exercises, and harmonic signing.  Please refer to the chorus handbook for other information, including performance dates and the chorus uniform. All participating students must turn in a  Chorus Handbook Student/Parent Contract.