At Grande Innovation Academy, we encourage scholars to participate in after-school enrichment programs. Programs are offered quarterly. The deadlines to sign up clubs each quarter varies. Please contact the club sponsor directly for more information.
Clubs Meet: 4:15-5:15 on specified day; refer to club information. Pick-up occurs promptly at 5:15 in the front office. If you are late your scholar will be sent to the Knight Academy After School Program and charges may apply. Each scholar must be prepaid in full before the first club date. Payment can be made in the office: Cash, check, credit/debit card.
Dates: January 16-May 11, 2017
The following clubs will be held at Grande Innovation Academy:
Girls in Action
If you are a girl in grades 5-8 and seek an opportunity to learn and grow check out Girls in Action. Through discussion and activities, Girls in Action provide girls the opportunity to think about and discuss challenges encountered in real-life while developing self-confidence, respect and leadership skills. Service learning activities will be completed as well.
Contact: Ms. Fogarty, firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn basic chords …and what to do with them! Learn guitar techniques and playing styles with unconventional but effective lessons. Learn different picking styles, different genres of music, different rhythm techniques. Learn the difference between acoustic and electric playing. Learn electronic/digital guitar effects and…how guitarists make their guitars sound like that!
So join the GIA Guitar Club and learn how to make and create some of the coolest sounds on earth…and YOU can make them!! Oh yeah…you’ll a need a guitar to join…acoustic or electric.
Contact: Mr. Rebecchi at: email@example.com
Day(s): Tuesday and Thursday
Love to grow veggies and help raise the chickens and ducks? Any scholar in K-8th grade can join the garden club. It’s recommended that scholars bring in an extra pair of old shoes or boots because the garden gets messy!
Contact: Ms. Bazan at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Day(s): Wednesday or Thursday! (choose ONE day only)
Scholars will develop basic skills of stitch work and walk away from the class with confidence and hopefully a deeper love/talent for sewing! No sewing machines will be used in the sewing club. All hand stitch work.
Contact: Mrs. Martinez, email@example.com
The Lego Club emphasizes science, technology, engineering, and mathematics through the use of what scholars love most: toys and computers! The hands-on experiences through Lego’s relate to real world activities by not only enhancing daily Common Core curriculum skills through rigorous, basic engineering, but builds problem-solving skills across promary grade levels.
Contact: Mr. Salazar, firstname.lastname@example.org
Days: Tuesday and Wednesday
Come get in shape and have fun!
Contact: Coach Holloway, email@example.com
Day(s): Tuesday and Thursday, (both days)
Love acting? Join the drama club where you’ll to learn how to act and will perform a play in May. Additional practice days may be required.
Contact: Mrs. Gardner, firstname.lastname@example.org
Grades: 6th-8th Grade
The Kiwanis offer this club to elementary scholars who are interested in leadership and service learning.
Contact: Mrs. Bielski, email@example.com