• Art Club

    Grade level: 4th and 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays, 9/12/18 through 4/10/19; 7:00am - 8:00am; Art Room

    Cost:  $20.00

    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.

    Registration: Art Club membership is limited. Students must submit an Art Club Form to Ms. Dorian, found on her eCLASS page.

    Faculty Sponsor:  Ms. Joyce Dorian

    Email:  joyce_dorian@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Chess Club

    Grade Level:  K - 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays; Semester 1 (Sept. 5 - Dec. 12); Semester 2 (Jan. 23 - May 8); 3:00pm-4:00pm or 4:05pm - 5:05pm; STEM Classroom

    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

    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

  • Good News Club

    Grade Level:  2nd - 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Thursdays, (October 11 - December 5); (January 17 - March 21); 3:15pm - 4:30pm;  Gym

    *The club will not meet 11/22 or 12/27.

    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 the week of 8/13/18.

    Faculty Sponsor:  Juli Thomas and Lisa Mays

    Email:  juli_thomas@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Growing Leaders Club

    Grade Level:  4th and 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Fridays - 11/16/18, 12/7/18, 1/11/19, 2/8/19, 3/9/18, 4/12/19; 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 sent home and posted online 10/12/18.  Registration form due 10/26/18.

    Faculty Sponsor:  Mrs. Ginna Smith, Mrs. Karen Capes, Mrs. June Duffy

    Email:  ginna_smith@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Jr. Beta Club

    Grade Level:  5th

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays; 1/9/19, 2/6/19, 3/6/19, 4/10/19; 3:00pm - 3:45pm; Media Center 

    • Parent Information Meeting:  Monday, 12/10/18 – 7:00pm
    • Jr. Beta Club Induction:  Monday, 5/6/19 – 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 11/16/18

    Faculty Sponsor:  Laura Thetford, Michele Devlin, and Andrea Littleton

    Email:  laura_thetford@gwinnett.k12.ga.usmichele_devlin@gwinnett.k12.ga.usandrea_littleton@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • Math Mania

    Grade Level:  2nd and 3rd 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Wednesdays - Oct. 3, 10, 17, Nov. 7, 14, 28; 7:00am - 8:00am;      Mrs. Ittner’s Classroom.

    Cost:  $100

    Description:  Are you ready for a MATHMAGICAL adventure?  At Math Mania, participants will build glow-in-the-dark cities by using multi-colored glow sticks to create and combine 3-D shapes, investigate patterns in nature and take a "walk on the wild side" with a 4-legged animal race, become "chips" in a giant human BINGO game, and use math skills to safely land finger-light airplanes on glow-in-the-dark runways.  Students won't want to miss a minute of the mania!

    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 28, 2019 - March 28, 2019; 7:00am - 8:15am; 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 instructions for a variety of life‐like robotic behaviors. Activities provide a series of real‐life scenarios, covering topics within science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

    Registration:  mypaymentsplus

    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 21, 2019 - May 2, 2019; 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 7, 2019

    Faculty Sponsor:  Heather Hettesheimer and Ashley Johnston

    Email: heather_hettesheimer@gwinnett.k12.ga.usashley_johnston@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

  • STEMulate Your Brain

    Grade Level:  3rd - 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location:  Thursdays, Oct. 11, 18, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29; 7:00am - 8:00am OR 3:15pm - 4:45pm; Mrs. Ittner's Classroom

    Cost:  $100 for 1-hour club (mornings); $125 for 1.5 hour club (afternoons)

    Description:  Spark your curiosity, Test your ideas, Engage in hands-on learning, and Master challenges. Activities will include making fizzy rockets, programming a robot to compete in a Sphero Swim Meet, using the engineering design process to build and test a catapult for our Pumpkin Chunking Olympics, and participating in a Breakout EDU challenge where you will be required to "think outside of the box" in order to break into it.

    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. (10/22, 11/26, 12/17, 1/28, 2/25, 3/25); 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 mid-September

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

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

  • Technology Club

    Grade Level: 5th 

    Meeting Day/Time/Location: Fridays (twice monthly), 7:05am - 8:05am; Gold Lab

    CostN/A

    DescriptionStudents will have choices to focus their work in this club.  Some focus areas will be 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 registration begins August 17. Club members will be confirmed by August 24.

    Faculty Sponsor: Mrs. Kathy Page

    Email:  kathy_page@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

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