Clubs

  • Art Club

    Coached by Ms. Shanks and Ms. Bradford

    The Art Club has opportunities for your student to grow creatively, outside of art class. They are given additional chances to explore their own creativity, interests, work on community projects and be recognized for their accomplishments in visual arts. Art Club is open to students in 3rd to 5th grade. Meetings will be held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:45- 3:45 p.m.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Shanks at parisashanks@ccs.k12.nc.us 


    Battle of the Books

    Coached by Ms. Roby

    Battle of the Books is open to fourth and fifth graders.  Students are required to read (and reread) books from the state Battle of the Books list and will compete against teams from other schools to answer questions about the books.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Roby at rachaelroby@ccs.k12.nc.us


    Boys To Men

    Coached by Mr. Sansbury

    The Boys To Men club will discuss such topics as leadership, teamwork, self-esteem, friendships and avoiding cliques, as well as being professional. Boys To Men will be involved in community service and take field trips to FSU Basketball games and will participate in College & Career field trips and seminars.  Meetings will be held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:45- 3:45 p.m.

    For more information, please contact Mr. Sansbury at stevensansbury@ccs.k12.nc.us 


    Bucket Drum Club

    Coached by Ms. Coleman

    A performing student ensemble that plays a variety of rhythms and melodies on 5-gallon buckets. Here students will also learn how to read and notate drum music. Meetings will be held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:45- 3:45 p.m.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Coleman at chloecoleman@ccs.k12.nc.us


    G.E.M.S. 

    Coached by Ms. Smart and Ms. Smith

    Girls Empowered to Move toward Success (GEMS) is a female leadership development club. Our desire is to help our girls develop their skills by focusing on excellence in academics, self-esteem, goal-setting, social skills, public speaking, etiquette, and more. Additionally, we instill in them the significance of giving back through community service. As such, this club participates in several community service opportunities throughout the year. Enrollment is open to all girls in 3rd-5th grades. Meetings will be held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:45- 3:45 p.m.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Smart at kimsmart@ccs.k12.nc.us


    Go Green Team

    Coached by Ms. Skibicki and Ms. Fiora

    Go Green Team is a club with a focus on going green and saving our planet. This club is responsible for collecting all recyclables in our school. Go Green Team is open to 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders and meets on Wednesday mornings between 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Skibicki at kalissaskibicki@ccs.k12.nc.us


    National Beta Club

    Coached by Ms. Allen-Virgo

    The National Beta Club (often called “Beta Club” or simply “Beta”) is an organization for 4th and 5th-grade students to “promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, leadership, and service among elementary and secondary school students. Meetings will be held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:45- 3:45 p.m.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Allen-Virgo at tamsynallenvirgo@ccs.k12.nc.us


    Safety Patrol

    Coached by Ms. Smart and Ms. Singleton

    Students in the 4th and 5th grade are selected to serve on the  Safety Patrol team. These students show exemplary behavior inside and outside the classroom. Students serve as door monitors in the mornings, raise the flags in the morning and serve as flag bearers during awards ceremonies.  Students will report to duty during the hours of 7:15 a.m.-7:50 a.m. They will remove the flag at 2:00 p.m. each day.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Smart at kimsmart@ccs.k12.nc.us


    Science Olympiad

    Coached by Ms. Sherman-Williams 

    Science Olympiad’s mission is to attract 3rd, 4th, and 5th-grade students and develop them in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Students compete in rigorous academic tournaments that consist of a series of different hands-on, interactive, challenging and inquiry-based events. Meetings will be held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:45- 3:45 p.m.

    For more information, please contact Ms. Sherman-Williams at noulinesherman@ccs.k12.nc.us