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5th Grade Newspaper Club

Leadership
The 5th grade newspaper club creates Arapahoe Ridge’s school newspaper: The We A.R.E. The Wolves Press.  The members of this club meet once a month to  investigate and write their columns, published...

Art Club

Arts
Art Club takes place 2-3 times per school year in the art room, after school, usually four sessions per club.  Art Club provides expanding learning of the visual arts standards and 21st century...

Battle of the Books

Academics
The Battle of the Books club is for 5th grade students.  In years when there are not enough participation from 5th graders, it will be offered to 4th grade as well.  Members of the club will meet for...

Book-to-Movie Reading Club

Arts
Book to Movie club is a way to bring the love of reading to children.  This club focuses on a book that is coming out in the movie theatres.  In the group we read the story, participate in activities...

Cursive Club

Arts
Fourth and fifth graders are able to learn and practice cursive in this fun after-school club hosted by Ms. Finnegan and Mrs. Pentecost. The members of this club will meet for five consecutive...

Garden Club

Community
It’s fall in the garden which means it's time for a celebration of all of our hard work during the growing season! During the After School Garden Club, we will explore the tools of our trade....

Girls on the Run

Leadership
Girls on the Run® is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-5th grade. Girls learn life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons and running...

Kindergarten Art Club

Arts
This is an opportunity for half-day kindergarten students to participate in an art club that focuses on creativity and fine motor while infusing songs and literacy.  Students will get to listen to...

Robot Club

Other
The Robot Club is an extension of the Genius corner in the library.  In this club students will learn how to code robots and drones.  They will also participate in STEM activities that reinforce...

Running Club

Sports
The running club is for 4th and 5th grade runners.  Students have the opportunity to practice their running skills, goal-setting skills, and personal fitness levels.  The club culminates with...

Sign Language Club

Other
This exciting after-school club for 2nd grade students will teach some basics sign language phrases, letters, numbers, and the Pledge of Allegiance. Meeting Dates: Thursdays:  October 19, 26,...

Spelling Bee

Academics
The Arapahoe Ridge Spelling Bee is held each year in January.  Two students are chosen to participate from each fourth and fifth grade classroom.  Students receive words to study and meet a few times...

Student Leadership

Leadership
Student Leadership Mission and Goals 1. To provide opportunities for students to gain leadership skills and an appreciation for responsibility and accountability. 2. To provide ways in which...