ES Extracurricular Opportunities
Extracurricular activities abound in the Elementary School! We have something for everyone! There is no question that extracurricular activites are fun and entertaining but can also teach important life skills. These essential activities prepare children to become responsible, well-balanced adults. Elementary students benefit from extracurricular activities because they can provide physical development, inspire creativity, provide stress relief, help develop self-confidence, encourage teamwork, develop social skills and also teach time management. Many activities continue into adulthood, providing life long enjoyment.
Academic Bowl - Fourth Grade
Academic Bowl is a highly competitive activity that challenges students on their breadth of knowledge. Competition is team-based and follows the guidelines of the Oklahoma Association for Academic Competition.
Cub Scouts is fun with a purpose! Through field trips, camping, and hands-on activities, Cub Scouts builds character for 1st through 5th grade boys. Pack 344, chartered by Monte Cassino since the 1970s, has a vibrant and active scout program, preparing our youngest boys to bridge to Boy Scouts in the 5th grade. The scouts participate in a Fall Campout, Pinewood Derby, Dad and Lad campout, Blue and Gold Banquet, and Family Spring Campout. Scouts are grouped by age/grade and work on achievements appropriate for that grade level.
Excell Music Piano and Guitar Classes
Learning to play an instrument is one of the most fun and fulfilling endeavors you'll ever accomplish. Studying music enhances cognitive processing, strengthens eye-finger-hand coordination, and also develops a sense of rhythm that will benefit every student academically as well as athletically.
HeARTsong Theatre: Myths and Monsters
This fun theatre-arts and acting class introduces students to larger-than-left characters and creatures from Greek, Roman, Norse and Egyptian mythology.
At Girls Scouts, the next opportunity to stand up, speak up, and take the lead is never far away! With us, you'll discover teh G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-Taker, Leader) in you, and watch her shine, again and again.
Math Masters is an after school math enrichment class for children in second-fourth grade that love math and love a math challenge! The first 30 minutes is homework help and individual math challenges. The next 30 minutes is a whole group challenge or small group math game.
Science Exporers is an after school offering designed to give students an introduction to chemistry, physics, earth science, biology and engineering. The main goal of providing additional opportunities to get students interested and excited about science is accomplished by utilizing the scientific method while conducting hands-on experiments.
Students in Technology Club learn to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Publisher. They become very proficient at manipulating the programs to create their products. In addition, they work with photo editing software and various video creation software. They have a great time creating their masterpieces!
Young Rembrandts believes all children (and adults) are artists. YR provides weekly drawing classes with new lessons each week and a variety of age appropriate subject matter.