• Clubs at the Fort

     

    We are pleased to provide extra-curricula activities for many of our students through clubs.  Each school club has a faculty/staff sponsor that is responsible for communicating information with students and parents.  Clubs are often, but not always, held before or after school hours.

  • Art Club

    Paint Pallet and paints

    Art Club, Mark Mitchell, Sponsor

    Mark Mitchell

    Fourth and Fifth Grade Students

    Fridays at 7:15 AM

    The purpose of the Art Club is to provide students with extra opportunities to experience and explore a variety of artists, artworks, and art media, while also learning about the art elements and principles of design.

  • Chess Club

    Chess piece on Chess Board

    Chess club members

    Chess Club, Steve Kriete, Sponsor

    Steve Kriete

    Second, Third, Fourth, and Fifth Grade 

    Wednesday at 3:15

    Chess Club meets on Wednesday afternoons beginning August 30 for 2nd-5th grade students. Sign up on website www.championshipchess.net Email questions to chess@championshipchess.net Fee is $130 by August 29, $145 after.

  • Crazy Eights Club

    Children riding a flying carpet.

    Crazy Eights Club, Jacki Nash, Sponsor

    Jacki Nash

    Third Grade: October -December 

    Second Grade: January-March

    3:00 PM


    The goal of Crazy 8s clubs is to help students enjoy the math behind their favorite activities.

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes

    Circle with Fellowship of Christian Athletes text

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Kevin Glausier, Sponsor

    Kevin Glausier

    First-Third Grade

    Monday at 7:30AM

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes Club is a Christian-based club for 1st - 3rd Grade students. Come get inspirational video messages from some of the top athletes in the world. Local church leaders will also be invited to come share encouraging messages.

  • Fifth Grade Chorus

    Stick figures singing

    Fifth Grade Chorus, Priscilla Focks, Sponsor

    Priscilla Focks

    Fifth Grade Students

    Wednesday at 7:15 AM  Beginning in January

    The purpose of the Fifth Grade Chorus is to provide students with the opportunity to experience and explore singing and performing a musical production. The Fifth Grade Chorus presents the Spring Musical each year.

  • Good News Club

    Good News Club Logo

    Good News Club, Ivy Creek Baptist Church Sponsors

    Tuesdays from 3:00-4:30 PM

    Good News Club Information and Registration

  • Lego League Robotics

    Lego Robot

    Lego club members

    Lego League Robotics

    Beth Martinez and Kathy Williams, Sponsors

    Beth Martinez

    Kathy Williams

    Fourth and Fifth Grade Students

    Tuesdays at 7:15 AM

    Thursdays at 3:00 PM

    The purpose of the Lego League/Robotics Club is for students to learn how to design, program and control fully functional robotic models. Team members will use software to plan, test and modify sequences of instructions for a variety of life-like robotic behaviors. Team members will participate in First Lego League competitions during the year. There is a $75 participation fee.

  • Lion Cub Chorus

    Drawing of singing children

    Lion Cub Chorus, Priscilla Focks, Sponsor

    Priscilla Focks

    Second and Third Grade Students

    Wednesday at 7:30 AM August-November

    The purpose of the Lion Cub Chorus to provide students with the opportunity to experience and explore singing and performing a musical production. The Lion Cub Chorus presents the Holiday Program each year.

  • PE Club

    Soccerball, Football, shoes, baseball mitt and ball

    PE Club, Kevin Glausier, Sponsor

    Kevin Glausier

    Fourth and Fifth Grade Students

    Monday at 7:30 AM

    PE Club is the chance for students to get together before school and play in a more competitive format. We will play games such as floor hockey, kickball, indoor soccer, basketball, volleyball and more. Come join Coach G in this SUPER COOL club!!

  • Peer Helpers

    Two hands with text saying Helping Hands.

    Peer helpers

    Peer Helpers, Kellie Hinesley, Sponsor

    Kellie Hinesley

    This program is designed for 5th grade students to assist younger students in certain areas, academically and/or socially. They assist younger students with reading or math, while also serving as Fort Daniel role models. The program provides 5th students the opportunities to develop leadership skills and allows younger students to make a connection with older peers throughout the building.

  • Reader's Rally

    Books and Readers Rally Text

    Readers Rally team members

    Reader's Rally, Beth Martinez, Sponsor

    Beth Martinez

    Fifth Grade Students

    Meetings are at lunchtime.

    The purpose of the Reader's Rally Club is to provide students with the opportunity to participate in a county wide Quiz Bowl style competition for students in grades 4-12.

  • Running Club

    Cartoon girl running

    Running Club, Andrea Holland, Sponsor

    Andrea Holland

    Third, Fourth, and Fifth Grade Students

    March-May

    The purpose of the Running Club is to provide students in grades 2-5 with opportunities to experience and explore a love of running and physical activity. Running Club sign up is in February. Club runs mid-March through mid- May. Runners will participate in the Peachtree Jr. Road Race. Fee is $15.

    Sign up for the Running Club is through MyPaymentsPlus beginning in February.

  • Safety Patrol

    Drawing of a boy and a girl with School Safety Patrol text

    Safety Patrol, Arlana Gregg and Kellie Hinesley, Sponsors

    Arlana Gregg

    Kellie Hinesley

    Fifth Grade Students

    Club meets once a month at lunch.

    The Fort Daniel Elementary School Safety Patrol Team has been established to recognize those students who possess and demonstrate positive leadership skills, personal responsibility, dedication to their school work and a commitment to serve others at the school. The goal of the safety patrol is to allow its members to explore and develop such important leadership skills as responsibility, dependability, assertiveness and cooperation. The safety patrol assists the school's teachers and administrators in morning arrival and afternoon departure of students. There is a $7 participation fee.

  • Student Council

    Shield with the text School Council

    Student council members

    Student Council, Kellie Hinesley, Sponsor

    Kellie Hinesley

    Student representatives are elected by each fourth and fifth grade class to participate in the Student Council. The Student Council assists and promotes school-wide activities. Student council members are able to be the voice for their peers and collaborate on projects for the betterment of the school. Participation in Student Council promotes the development of skills in communication, teamwork, and leadership.

  • Technology Club

    Student at computer

    Technology Club

    Beth Martinez and Kathy Williams, Sponsors

    Beth Martinez

    Kathy Williams

    Fourth and Fifth Grade Students

    Thursday at 7:15 AM

    The purpose of the Technology Club is to provide students with opportunities to explore different productivity and creativity programs more in depth than is possible during the school day.

Art Club students working on homemade books.
Art Club Students working on homemade books