Old Post Elementary School

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Old Post Elementary offers a variety of special clubs and activities for our students.  These activities are designed to foster and enhance students' educational experience and talents outside of the classroom. 
 
*Please see the Old Post School Calendar for specific meeting dates and times. 
 
 
CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES 2016-2017  
 

Student Council of Old Post (SCOOP)
Grade: 3rd, 4th, 5th 
Contact: Mrs. Weber (K) - sweber01@sd308.org  
                Mrs. Torrez (3rd) - ktorrez@sd308.org  
 
Each year students are elected by their peers to represent their classroom on the Student Council of Old Post (SCOOP).  SCOOP provides students with a wonderful way to share their ideas and opinions, and to truly make a difference at Old Post!  Please enter through door 1. 
 
 
Character Counts Club (CC! Club) 
Grade: 3rd, 4th, 5th 
Contact: Mrs. Kueker (Art) - ckueker@sd308.org  
                Ms. Scobbie (Music) - fscobbie@sd308.org   
 
CC! Club recognizes students as leaders of good character.  These students use their leadership skills to promote their character through the Old Post school.  This group aims to help identify and encourage good character in other,  as well as improve character and school climate through positive recognition. 
 
 
After School Sports: Girls & Boys 
Grade: 5th 
Contact: Mrs. Ormsbee (PE) - rormsbee@sd308.org  
                Ms. Retterer (4th) - rretterer@sd308.org  
 
Students will learn about teamwork, sportsmanship, good character in athletics.  They will also practice extended drills, skills, lead up games, fitness and intramurals in After School Sports.
 
 
Safety Patrol 
Grade: 5th
Contact: Ms. Retterer (4th) - rretterer@sd308.org  
 
Safety Patrol is a group of 5th Grade students volunteers who help keep other students safe in the halls and outside of the school building before and after school.  They set a good example for other students and remind others of the safety rules if they are not being followed.
 
 
Yearbook Club
Grade: 5th 
Contact: Mrs. Kueker (Art) - ckueker@sd308.org  
 
Yearbook Club gives our students an opportunity to create and design the Old Post yearbook.  Students will learn about basic design and composition, yearbook layout and photography.  Students will assist with the organization of yearbook ideas and pages, as well as promote and distribute yearbooks. 
 
 
W.I.N Club: K-2 / 3-5
Grade: K-5th
Contact: Mr. Winkel - rwinkel@sd308.org   
 
This club is designed to help support students' learning by utilizing computer-based programs.
 
 
Fall Honor Choir
Grade: 2nd-3rd Choir and 4th-5th Choir 
Contact: Ms. Scobbie (Music) - fscobbie@sd308.org   
 
The Fall Honor Choirs will learn and practice musical concepts through vocal performance (choir).  Both choirs will perform together in a winter concert in December.  
 
 
Honor Choir: 4th-5th Grade
Grade: 4th, 5th 
Contact: Ms. Scobbie (Music) - fscobbie@sd308.org   
 
 The Spring Honor Choir will learn and practice musical concepts through vocal performance (choir).  Choir will perform together in a spring concert with other local elementary schools.  
 
Young Rembrandts
Contact: Questions or for more information call (844)DRAW-184  or email swsuburbs@youngrembrandts.com
This session is for the students who attend Old Post.  Classes take place once a week for one hour immediately after school.  A brand new drawing is introduced each week in a non-competitive environment that is designed to teach basic to advanced drawing skills, art techniques, creativity and art vocabulary.  
 
 
Bricks 4 Kidz
Grade: K, 1st, 2nd 
 
 
Robotics Academy 
Grade: 3rd, 4th, 5th
Sign Up: Please register online at www.chasewoodlearning.com
Contact: will@chasewoodlearning.com, more information at Chasewood Learning
 
The Robotics Academy is a comprehensive afterschool program where children are learning to design, build and program robots.  Using a creative educational approach that supports Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), this class is led by Chasewood Learning's teacher-led instruction followed by fun, engaging and dynamic activities.
Mission Statement: In partnership with our families and communities, Community Unit School District 308 will educate all students to reach their highest potential Questions or Feedback?
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