• Art Club

    Grade level: 4th and 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Every other week on Wednesday mornings 9/25/19 – 3/25/20; 7:00am; Art Room

    Cost: There is a $20 fee for Art Club that will be explained in the packets that will be sent home with Art Club members the same day.

    Description:  Art Club is for students who LOVE art and want to expand their creativity. The club will explore a variety of media, techniques, and concepts. Members will participate in local and national art contests, displays, exhibits, and service projects. Art Club is an extracurricular activity available for 4th & 5th graders.

    Registration: If you would like to join Art Club the form below must be turned into Ms. Dorian by Friday 9/6/19. A list of Art Club members will be posted on Wednesday 9/18/19.

    Faculty Sponsor:  Ms. Joyce Dorian

    Email:  joyce_dorian@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

    Sign-Up Form: Art Club Sign-Up Form 2019-2020

  • Buddies Club

    Grade Level:  2nd thru 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location: 

               Meetings:  9/5, 10/3, 11/7, 12/5, 1/9, 2/6, 3/5, 4/9, 5/7; 7:15am - 7:45am; Mrs. Creekmur's Classroom

               After School Events:  9/16, 10/21, 11/18, 12/16, 1/27, 2/24, 3/16, 4/20, 5/18; 2:45pm -4:00pm; Mrs. Creekmur's Classroom

    Cost:  $10 per semester (Due September 5 and January 9)

    Description:  Buddies Club helps foster long lasting friendships between exceptional students both with and without disabilities through organzied activites and events.  This club trains peers once a month before school on how to work with students who have exceptionalities.  We will have a Buddy Club event after school once a month.  This is a time for buddy pairs to get to know one another more and participate in a fun activity together.  Buddies can also eat lunch once a week and go to their buddy's class during recess time once a week.

    Registration:  If you are interested in becoming a member, please get and return the membership applicaiton from Mrs. Creekmur.  The application includes self-reflection questions and a teacher recommendation.  Applications and teacher recommendations are due August 20th to Mrs. Creekmur.  Club members will be confirmed August 27th.  Club members will officially meet their buddies at our first after school event on September 16th.

    Faculty Sponsor:  Hannah Creekmur

    Email:  hannah_creekmur@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Chess Club

    Grade Level:  K - 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays; Semester 1 (Sept. 4 - Dec. 11); Semester 2 (Jan. 22 - May 6); 3:00pm-4:00pm or 4:05pm - 5:05pm; STEM Classroom. 

    **Club will not meet on 11/27/19 and 4/1/20.

    Cost:  www.kidchess.com

    Description:  Chess Club is facilitated by Kid Chess, Atlanta’s leading chess program for kids. Their coaches teach chess in a fun and educational environment.  Children learn chess strategies and concepts through cartoons, demonstrations, and play! Regular chess, speed chess, and partner chess are just a few of the game variants played in club. Playing chess has proven to help enhance creativity, improve concentration, develop and expand critical thinking skills, boost memory and retention, and achieve superior academic performance.  

    Registration:  www.kidchess.com

    Faculty Sponsor:  Ms. Joan Randall

    Email:  joan_randall@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Chorus

    Grade Level:  3rd and 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  During school hours/regular music class.  Please note that additional rehearsals will be held before and after school as needed as the group prepares for their programs.  3rd will present their program in the fall.  5th will present their program in the spring.

    Cost:  N/A

    Description:  ALL 3rd and 5th graders will have the opportunity to be part of Chorus this year through their regular music classes with Mrs. Parker.

    Registration:  N/A

    Faculty Sponsor:  Ms. Mallory Parker

    Email:  mallory_parker@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Escape the Classroom with Breakout EDU

    Grade Level:  3rd thru 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays - August 21 thru September 25; 7:00 am - 8:00 am; Mrs. Ittner's Classroom.

    Cost:  $100

    Description:  Use the 4 C's of 21st Century Learning - Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Commuication, and Creativity - in weekly challenges that require students to think outside of the box in order to break in it!  Students will use a series of clues placed around the room to solve puzzles and break codes to open a series of locks to find hidden treasures.

    Registration:  Register online - mypaymentsplus (Other Payments>Community Schools>Mill Creek Community School)

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Jenny Ittner

    Email:  jenny_ittner@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Generation Genius Hands-On Science Camp

    Grade Level:  3rd thru 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Tuesdays - 1/7/20 - 2/11/20; 7:00 am - 8:00 am; Mrs. Ittner's Classroom

    Cost:  $100

    Description:  This is a follow-up to last year's camp with new lessons and activities that are exciting, engaging, hands-on, and aligned to the AKS.

    Registration:  Register online - mypaymentsplus (Other Payments>Community Schools>Mill Creek Community School)

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Jenny Ittner

    Email:  jenny_ittner@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Good News Club

    Grade Level:  2nd - 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Thursdays, 9/26, 10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 11/14, 12/5, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/5, 3/12 and 3/19; 3:15pm - 4:30pm;  Gym

    Cost: N/A

    Description:  

    Good News Club is an exciting, fun-filled Bible Club that meets after school, once a week for an hour and a half- complete with snacks, games, Bible stories, music and fun.

    All club members must have a Parent Permission Registration Form on file to attend.  The club is adopted by a local church that provides a team of 10 trained & screened volunteers. Snacks, prizes, seasonal parties, along with high energy songs, interactive games and character building stories.

    Registration:  Registration form available at Good News Club Gwinnett

    Faculty Sponsor:  Juli Thomas

    Email:  juli_thomas@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Growing Leaders Club

    Grade Level:  4th and 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Fridays - 10/4, 11/1, 12/6, 2/7, 3/6, 4/10; 7:45am - 8:15am; Media Center

    Cost: N/A

    Description:  The Growing Leaders Club cultivates student leadership and increases school engagement. Students work with Talon Club Student Leaders from Mill Creek High School to learn about servant leadership, professionalism, communication, setting goals, and much more.

    Registration:  Information will be sent home.  Registration form due 10/1/19.

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Gwen Cheatham, Mrs. Karen Capes, Mrs. June Duffy

    Email:  karen_capes@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Jr. Beta Club

    Grade Level:  5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays; 1/8/20, 2/5/20, 3/4/20, 4/8/20; 3:00pm - 3:45pm; Media Center 

    • Parent Information Meeting:  Monday, 12/9/19 – 7:00pm
    • Jr. Beta Club Induction:  Thursday, 5/14/20 – 7:00pm; Cafeteria

    Cost:  TBD

    Description:  Jr. Beta Club promotes the ideals of academic achievement, character, service, and leadership among elementary and secondary school students by recognizing and honoring high academic achievement, preparing young people for life, and empowering them to be successful, developing the leaders of tomorrow, and demonstrating the motto: Let Us Lead by Serving Others.

    Registration:  Invitation letters sent home 11/15/19

    Faculty Sponsor:  Andrea Littleton, Julie Shields, Lynda Westog

    Email:  andrea_littleton@gwinnett.k12.ga.usjulie_shields@gwinnett.k12.ga.uslynda_westog@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Math Marvels

    Grade Level:  3rd thru 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Tuesdays - August 20 thru September 24; 7:00am - 8:00am; Mrs. Ittner’s Classroom.

    Cost:  $100

    Description:  Learn how math can be found in everday activities including music, cooking, art, science, nature, and games!

    Registration:  Register online - mypaymentsplus (Other Payments>Community Schools>Mill Creek Community School)

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Jenny Ittner

    Email:  jenny_ittner@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Robotics Club

    Grade Level:  2nd - 4th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Thursdays, February 21, 2020 - March 27, 2020; 7:10am - 8:10am; Various Computer Labs and the Robotics Room

    Cost:  $65

    Description:  Students will learn to design, program and control fully-functional robotic models. They will use software to plan, test and modify sequences of code for a variety of life-like robotic behaviors. Club activities provide a series of real-life scenarios, covering topics within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. (*Students must have earned an S or better in conduct and a grade of at least a B in Math and Science the first semester. Parents must confirm this information prior to registration.)

    Registration:  mypaymentsplus on February 3 starting at 7 PM

    Faculty Sponsor: Mrs. Mandy Collins

    Email:  mandy_collins@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Running Club

    Grade Level:  4th and 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Thursdays, March 19, 2020 - April 30,2020; 3:15pm - 4:15pm; Gym

    Cost:  N/A

    Description:  Students will learn stretching and running techniques while having fun and increasing endurance. For those students interested, the club will meet and run a designated local race -TBA. The Running Club is limited to 40 students.

    Registration:  Online registration begins March 6, 2020

    Faculty Sponsor:  Candace Queen, Julie Shields, Jared Williams

    Email: candace_m_queen@gwinnett.k12.ga.usjulie_shields@gwinnett.k12.ga.usjared_williams@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Spark Curiosity with Sphero Spark+

    Grade Level 3rd thru 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesday 1/8/20 - 2/12/20; 7:00am - 8:00am; Mrs. Ittner's Classroom.

    Cost:  $100

    Description:  Students will discover their inner engineer as they program Sphero Robots to complete a variety of tasks aligned to the AKS.

    Registration:  Register online - mypaymentsplus (Other Payments>Community Schools>Mill Creek Community School)

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Jenny Ittner

    Email:  jenny_ittner@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • STEMulate Your Brain - Take 2

    Grade Level:  3rd - 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Thursdays, August 22 - September 26; 3:15pm - 4:30pm Mrs. Ittner's Classroom

    Cost:  $125 

    Description:  Spark your curiosity, Test your ideas, Engage in hands-on learning, and Master challenges. Students will participate in activities that promote the use of science, technology, engineering, and math.  This is a follow up to last year's camp with brand new lessons and activities!

    Registration:  Register at mypayments (Other Payments>Community Schools>Mill Creek Community School)

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Jenny Ittner

    Email:  jenny_ittner@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Student Leadership Club

    Grade Level:  4th and 5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  4th Monday, Oct.-Mar. (10/28, 11/18 - third Monday due to Thanksgiving Break, 12/16 - third Monday due to Winter Break, 1/27, 2/45, 3/23); Mrs. Riker's Classroom

    Cost:  N/A

    Description:  Student Leadership Club provides opportunities for students to develop leadership skills through reflective discussion and hands-on projects. Students work with Talon Club Student Leaders from Mill Creek High School to learn about professionalism, communication, setting goals, and more.

    Registration:  Applications will be available from homeroom teachers mid-September

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Amy Riker, Mrs. Kelly McGill

    Email:  amy_riker@gwinnett.k12.ga.uskelly_mcgill@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Tech-KNOW Hawks

    Grade Level: 4th and 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location: Fridays (twice monthly), 7:05am - 8:05am; Gold Lab; Meetings will begin on September 13th and end on March 13th.

    Cost$25

    DescriptionStudents will have choices to focus their work in this club.  Some focus areas can include 3D design, coding, troubleshooting, and video production.  Students will share leadership for the development of ideas and projects.  We will develop collaboration and communication skills as a group.

    Registration:  Online application will be posted on the PMES eClass page starting August 12th.  Applications due by August 30th.  Club members will be confirmed by September 6th.

    Faculty Sponsor: Mrs. Sarah Tiller and Mrs. Laura Thetford

    Email:  sarah_tiller@gwinnett.k12.ga.uslaura_thetford@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

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