AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS


BOARD GAME CLUB

This club provides an opportunity for students to play board games with their peers in a relaxing environment.  There are a wide variety of games available.

CARD CLUB

Card Club is a place to play cards and meet new friends. Bring your Yu-Gi-Oh cards.

CHESS CLUB

All levels of ability are welcome.  Beginners can come and learn the game.  A tournament will begin in April with awards to the top three players.

COEXIST CLUB

Have you ever felt left out or isolated? This club will provide you with a place to help people feel more safe and accepted in the school building and to educate others on the many differences that exist in people.

COLOR GUARD

The Color Guard performs with the Spartan Band at the town's Memorial Day Parade by performing a flag routine to the band's musical selection.

COOKING CLUB

Learn ways to 'seize' your hunger.  This club will have 2 separate sessions offered this year.  Each session will meet for 6 weeks.  A variety of recipes will be prepared.  There will be a small charge for ingredients.  May the ingredients be ever in your favor!

CREATIVE LEGO CLUB

Do you like to build and create things with legos just for fun?  We are an informal group of students that like to play with legos.

DRAMA CLUB

Drama Club is perfect for students who love to be onstage in the spotlight or backstage behind the scenes. We hold weekly meetings in the fall focused on learning about theater in general and practicing the skills needed to be confident on stage in front of an audience. During the winter and spring, we rehearse for our yearly spring musical. Visit http://griswoldk.wixsite.com/mcgeedrama for more info.

DRAWING CLUB

Do you like to draw? We are an informal group of artists. Practice your drawing and learn from your peers.

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE

Participants learn how to build basic machines, introductory programming, team work, project development and presentation skill.

FIRST ROBOTICS - GRADES 7 & 8

FIRST intends to inspire curiosity and create interest in science and mathematics among Middle and High School students by introducing them to the world of engineering showing the connection between classroom and real world applications.

GENERAL PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

Open to students in grades 6, 7 & 8. Members of the General Photography Club will explore concepts in photography and will participate in activities designed to develop and improve photography skills. The lesson will be presented by Mr. Cormack.  Guest speakers may also be used to explore certain topics.

LIBRARY VOLUNTEERS CLUB

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in a library?  Come and find out!  Help us put up new displays, check out books, be the first to see the new books come in and how to get them ready for circulation.

MATH COUNTS

Students with strong math skills will be challenged and learn to problem solve at a competitive level.  A team will be chosen to compete in the state tournament in February.

MINECRAFT CLUB

Regular play may be limited to creative mode. Survival mode along with the usual creative mode option may be offered along with a competition and mini prizes.  Spaces are limited so sign up quickly!

NUTMEG AND MORE BOOK CLUB

Students will meet once per month on Wednesdays to discuss books that we are reading.  We will start with the Nutmeg Nominees, but we will also read books of interest to the group.

PLASTIC MODEL CLUB

Open to students in Grades 6, 7 and 8.  This club is open to students who enjoy building plastic models and is offered as a place where plastic modelers may meet, share ideas and work together.  Students must supply their own models and materials.

STUDENT COUNCIL

Student Council is open to all grades.  Students work together to promote school spirit and community service.

WELLNESS CLUB

Students will change into their PE clothes and have free use of the cardio and weight training equipment with direction and supervision.
  • August 2018
    • August 13, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education
    • August 27, 2018 Teacher Orientation District wide
    • August 28, 2018 Prof Dev - No School for Students District wide
    • August 29, 2018 *FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
  • September 2018
    • September 3, 2018 Labor Day - No School District wide
    • September 10, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education
    • September 14, 2018 Berlin Fair Day - No School District wide
    • September 19, 2018 Aft Prof Dev - Early Dismissal District wide
    • September 24, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education

McGee Quick Facts

  • Established: 1969
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 709
  • Colors: Green & Gold
  • Mascot: Spartan
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