Lincoln Elementary School

Welcome to Clubs at Lincoln

ART CLUB – 4TH GRADE
Art Club is open to fourth grade students who have a strong interest in advancing their art skills beyond the regular art class.  The club will meet Wednesdays in the art room after school from 3:00-4:15 PM.  Art Club is a commitment.  Please be sure you are able to attend all 8 sessions.

 

The session will be limited to 24 students.  In the event that more than 24 students submit permission slips, a lottery will be held to fill the club.  Parents must provide transportation home for their student or sign permission for them to walk. 

The District requires a $10.00 fee for all clubs.  The fee will be collected at the first class and checks can be made payable to District 205.  Please feel free to email me with any questions.

Thank you,
Mrs. Martin
amartin@elmhurst205.org

Sponsor:  Mrs. Martin
Who Can Attend?  4th grade students
Meeting Dates:  10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29

 

ART CLUB – 5TH GRADE
Art Club is open to fifth grade students who have a strong interest in advancing their art skills beyond the regular art class.  The club will meet Wednesday in the art room after school from 3:00-4:15 PM.  Art Club is a commitment.  Please be sure you are able to attend all 8 sessions.

The session will be limited to 24 students.  In the event that more than 24 students submit permission slips, a lottery will be held to fill the club.  Parents must provide transportation home for their student or sign permission for them to walk. 

The District requires a $10.00 fee for all clubs.  The fee will be collected at the first class and checks can be made payable to District 205.  Please feel free to email me with any questions.

Thank you,
Mrs. Martin
amartin@elmhurst205.org

Sponsor:  Mrs. Martin
Who Can Attend?  5th grade students
Meeting Dates:  4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/23

 

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS
Battle of the Books is a voluntary reading incentive program for students in grades 4 & 5.  The purpose is simply to encourage students to read good books and have fun while competing with peers.

Sponsor:  Mrs. D’Angelo and Mrs. Rzewuski
Who Can Attend?  Any 4th and 5th Grader
Meeting Dates: 

1/16 & 11/30; 12/7 & 12/21; 1/11 & 1/25; 2/8 & 2/22; 3/8 & 3/22. April will be preparing for the Cross Town Classic so dates TBD..
Meeting Times:  5th grade @ 11:00 and 4th grade @ 11:30
Meeting Times:  5th grade @ 11:00 and 4th grade @ 11:30

 

DRAMA CLUB                                                                                                                     
Do you enjoy being in the spotlight?  Then Drama Club is for you!  In this club the students will write their own short plays to perform.  After working together to write and rehearse their plays, we will have a spring performance to showcase their work.

 Sponsor:  Mrs. Rizzo and Ms. Traven
Who Can Attend?  5th Grade
Meeting Dates:  Tuesdays: 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 10/31, 11/14, 11/28, 12/5, 12/19, 1/9, 1/23, 2/6, 2/20, 3/6, 3/20
Meeting Times:  11:00 – 11:30 AM in Room 207
*Dates will be added closer to our performance.

 

DRAMA CLUB INFORMATION SHEET
Expectations: 
To help make this year as successful as possible, members of Drama Club are expected to be at all meetings.

A student is considered excused:

  • the student is absent from school
  • the student is working with a teacher at the teacher’s request and brings a note to us from the teacher within the school day
  • we receive a parent note explaining why the student will not be in rehearsal

Drama Club is a wonderful experience for the students, and attendance is crucial in order for the groups to write and rehearse their plays with all group members.  We need every student’s commitment in order to make it a great year together!

Actions for Absences

  • unexcused absence:  one-on-one conversation with the student about their absence
  • unexcused absences:  call/email home
  • Unexcused absences:  removal from Lincoln Drama Club

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us:
nrizzo@elmhurst205.org
atraven@elmhurst205.org
Information regarding our spring performance will be given out after Winter Break.

 

INTRAMURALS (FALL)
The fall session of intramurals will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays for 5th graders.  This session will include Soccer, Ultimate Football/Frisbee Games, and Flickerball.  Intramurals will begin at 3:00 PM and dismiss at 4:15 PMPlease pick up your child at the Hillside doors. It is a chance for students to learn about competition, teamwork, problem solving, and good sportsmanship.  All that is required is a permission slip, a $10.00 fee, and a desire to have fun.

Sponsor:  Ms. Huster
shuster@elmhurst205.org
Who Can Attend?  5th Grade
Meeting Dates:  9/25, 9/27, 10/2, 10/4, 10/16, 10/18, 10/23, 10/25, 10/30, 11/1, 11/6, 11/8, 11/13, 11/15, 11/27, 11/29
Meeting Times:  3:00 – 4:15 PM

 

INTRAMURALS (SPRING)
The spring session of intramurals will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays for 4th graders.  This session will include Scooter Hockey, Badminton, and Kickball.  It is a chance for students to learn about competition, teamwork, problem solving, and good sportsmanship.  Intramurals will begin at 3:00 PM and dismiss at 4:15 PMPlease pick up your child at the Hillside doors.  All that is required is a permission slip, a $10.00 fee, and a desire to have fun.

Sponsor:  Ms. Huster
shuster@elmhurst205.org
Who Can Attend?  4th Grade
Meeting Dates:  1/29, 1/30, 2/5, 2/7, 2/12, 2/14, 2/26, 2/28, 3/5, 3/7, 3/12, 3/14, 3/19, 3/21, 4/2, 4/4
Meeting Times:  3 – 4:15 PM

 

LINCOLN SINGERS                                                                                                          
The expectations are to help make this year as successful as possible.  Members of Lincoln Singers are expected to be at all rehearsals.  A student is considered excused from rehearsal if:

  • the student is absent from school.
  • the student is working with a teacher at the teacher’s request and brings a note to me from the teacher within the school day.
  • I receive a parent note explaining why the student will not be in rehearsal.

A student is considered unexcused from rehearsal if:

  • The student forgets to come to rehearsal.
  • The student is with a teacher at the teacher’s request but forgets to bring a note.
  • The student arrives at rehearsal later than 7:30 AM.

Choir should be a fun and exciting opportunity for everyone to learn how to work together and make beautiful music.  We need every student’s commitment in order to make it a great year together!

Sponsor:  Mrs. Cowger
Who Can Attend?  Any 4th or 5th grader
Meeting Dates:  11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 1/11, 1/18, 1/28, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26
Meeting Times:  7:30 AM – 8:05 AM

 

ORIGAMI CLUB                                                                                                                  
The Origami club gives students in 5th grade the opportunity to learn and develop their origami and other crafting skills.  Students will be using the ancient art of paper folding origami and working on other crafts (as per their interest).  Students will learn the basics of paper folding, working at their own pace to develop and master the creation of objects through the art of origami and the investigation of other crafts.

Sponsor:  Mr. Lytle
Who Can Attend?  5th Grade
Meeting Dates:  Every Wednesday (except late starts).  Some alternate days may occur during the same time frame as needed.
Meeting Times:  11:00 – 11:30 AM

Sponsor:  Mr. Lytle
Who Can Attend?  5th Grade
Meeting Times:  Mondays during Lunch Recess

 

STUDENT COUNCIL                                                                                                       
Student Council is led by elected student’s grades  3 – 5.  Each representative represents their own classroom as well as K-2 classrooms.  Student Council’s goal is to support the Lincoln Community.  This support comes in the forms of Spirit Days, Fundraisers, PAWS Support, as well as special community projects.

Sponsor:  Ms. Cohen
Who Can Attend?  Elected students from grades 3 – 5
Meeting Dates:  Wednesdays:  11/1, 11/15, 11/29, 12/13, 12/20, 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/21, 3/7, 3/21, 4/4, 4/18, 5/2, 5/16, 5/23
Meeting Times:  7:30 AM except late start days