Clubs & Organizations

Organization
Contact
Email
Bike Club (4th & 5th Grade) Jermere Drisdale Email
Lion Leaders (5th Grade) Andrea Copeland Email
Ukulele Club (2nd-4th Grade)
Miranda Lopez
Chess Club (K-5th Grade)
Alexandra Schoenemann
Strings (5th Graders)
Miranda Lopez
Lego League
Cori Barrett
News Team (5th Grade)
Sara Williams
Email
Art Club (K-4th Grade)
Kim Klingaman
Email
Bike Club: Bike Club meets Monday, Wednesday and Thursday with Coach Drisdale in the MES Gym from 7:15-7:55. This club is for 4th and 5th graders who have turned in forms to participate. Bike Club teaches its members about bike safety, the laws of riding a bicycle, and how to fix minor bike problems.
Lion Leaders: Every 5th grader at MES has a special Lion Leader job that they have been assigned to do every morning from 7:15-7:55.
Ukulele Club: Ukulele Club meets in the Music Room with Ms. Lopez 7:15-7:50.
Tuesday - 2nd grade, Wednesday - 3rd grade, Thursday - 4th grade. 
Students in grades 2-4 may participate in ukulele club. They will learn about different chord structures, styles of music, songs, and play and learn in a fun group setting. No experience or instrument required.  
Chess Club: Chess Club meets before school on Mondays and Fridays in the Library, 7:15-7:55 with Mrs. Schoenemann and Ms. Lopez.  3rd-5th graders - Monday, 1st-2nd graders - Friday. Students have the opportunity to play chess and improve their chess skills.
Strings:  Strings meets in the Music Room on Mondays and Wednesdays after school 3:15-4:15 with Ms. Lopez.  Elementary Strings is a district grant-funded program for 5th graders who signed up to participate. There are 22 slots and students may rent or provide own instrument. 
Lego League: Lego League meets on Thursdays after school from 3-5pm in Mrs. Barrett's room # 401. Lego League is for 4th and 5th graders at MES.
News Team: The News Team consists of 5th graders who were chosen through an application process. These students meet every morning before school at 7:20 to prepare our Morning Announcements. They learn how to create slides, work a soundboard, prepare a script and produce the news.
Art Club: Art Club meets in the Art room with Mrs. Klingaman 7:15-7:55.
Monday - 3rd grade, Tuesday - 4th grade, Wednesday - Kinder, Thursday - 1st grade, Friday - 2nd grade
Students solve puzzles and create 2-D and 3-D Art.
4th Grade Book Club - 4th graders were chosen by their teachers to participate in a book club. This Spring they are reading Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos. 4th Grade Book Club meets with Mrs. Williams in the Library, 11-11:30  during 4th grade Lunch.
5th Grade Book Club - 5th graders were chosen by their teachers to participate in a book club. This Spring they are reading Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. 5th Grade Book Club meets with Mrs. Lofton in the Library during lunch 11:20-11:50.