LIONVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
2016-2017 Clubs & Intramurals
ANIME CLUB-Advisor: Mr. Peck, A103, Start date Sept. TBA
2:45 – 3:45.
Get together to
enjoy the art of Japanese Anime. Members
share teaching different techniques and styles.
The Anime Club is open to any student from Lionville Middle School. For more information, please contact Mr. Peck.
CERAMICS STUDIO -Advisor: Mrs. Cowherd, A146, Thursdays 2:50
– 4:20, starts Oct ~ 10 weeks
Ceramics Studio is a
open to all grade levels. Students will be instructed in hand built techniques
including coil and slab construction. Students will produce a variety of
functional and decorative pieces possibly including tiles, bowls, wind chime,
jewelry and ornaments. Membership is limited. Permission slips will be accepted on a first
come, first served basis.
CHALLENGE CLUB-Advisors: Mr. Waber, A235, 2:35-3:45PM, starts TBD.
The Challenge Club
has been established for the purpose of encouraging knowledge, growth in
communications skills, self-confidence and risk taking. The club will provide programs throughout the
year that will build interest, experience and challenges in a variety of
activities such as brain games and academic contests.
CHESS CLUB – Advisor:
Mr. Frederick, A101 Starts in October twice monthly Students will meet
to play chess and learn more about the rules and strategies of chess.
COMPUTER CLUB -Advisor: Mrs. Hervada A273 begins late Sept. The LMS Computer Club will
provide opportunities for students to experience new technology and experiment
with software. Multiple softwares will
be used to experiment and create projects.
ECOLOGY CLUB-Advisors: Mrs. Kroboth, Library, 2:46-4:00pm, starts
Sept. 13. (roughly bi-weekly)
The Ecology Club is
an academic oriented club, throughout the year guest lecturers teach the
students to be stewards of their environment.
Club members participate in many exciting activities that help us to
learn about PA forestry, wildlife, soils, aquatics and current environmental issues. The club also does school service projects
and beautification, such as maintaining the school courtyard. Members also enjoy social activities including
ecology games, and nature crafts. In the spring we compete in the Chester
County Envirothon. This competition
continues at the high school level with a state and national contest. The club’s goal is to instill an appreciation
and a greater understanding of our ecosystem.
HOMEWORK CLUB-Advisors: Mr. Wells, Mr. J. Luzak -Rm TBA, 2:46-3:46pm-starts Sept. 15.
The club will
take place after school for 1 hour on Tues. and Thurs. until 3:36pm for any
student who wants to use the school's resources for organizing, planning, and
accomplishing work for school. Students will have access to computers,
printers, project materials, and tutors for all kinds of subjects.. Homework
Club will not meet on early dismissal days.
SPORTS Students should
listen to daily TV studio announcements for time and location of intramural
activities. ( Dodgeball, Running, and
Open Gym-seasonal athletic activities)
MATHCOUNTS--Advisor: Mrs. Caramanica, A201, starts
2:46-4:00pm Sept-Nov and 2:46-4:30pm Dec-March*. Mathcounts is a national
mathematics program sponsored by the National Society of Professional Engineers
and Raytheon. The purpose of this club
is to motivate students to improve math skills through a nat’l program that
incorporates enrichment, coaching, and competition. The MATHCOUNTS Club meets on Tuesdays and
Thursdays from 2:50 to 4:00 to learn and practice problem-solving techniques. Students compete at the local, state, and
PAINTING CLUB - Advisor: Mrs. Cowherd, A146, starts Spring 2016 (Early March –dates
TBD) 8 sessions
Painting Club is
open to all students who would enjoy learning a variety of painting techniques.
Water colors and acrylics will be
explored. Students would have the opportunity to select and create their own
NATIONAL JUNIOR HONOR SOCIETY-Advisor: Mr. Selcher, TBA
The National Junior
Honor Society (NJHS) is an organization established to recognize outstanding
middle level students. Lionville Middle
School’s chapter of NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated
excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, Character and
Citizenship. New members will be added
in the Spring through a selection process.
PATRIOTS CLUB: Advisor Mrs. Mousley, Mrs. Immel, Ms. Wardrop,
meeting dates TBD
The club will plan
Veteran’s Day, Law Enforcement Day, and Memorial Day programs. Work and interact with Veterans from our
area. First mtg Oct. 13 2:50-3:50 in room A125.
READING OLYMPICS: Advisor: Ms. Pavone, Meeting dates TBD
encourages reading and discussion of books from a pre-approved list. Students
will participate in the Reading Olympic Competition in the Spring demonstrating
their knowledge from the list of books.
ROBOTICS CLUB: Advisor: Ms. Edwards Meet on Tuesdays.
Robotics club will
meet weekly on Tuesdays from Sept.-Dec. Students will get the opportunity to
explore the robotic system of their choice and solve given scenarios.
SEA PERCH CLUB: Advisor: Ms. Edwards –weekly on Tuesdays from
January through April,
More days included
in April before our competition. This is an 8th grade only club where students
will explore under water robotics.
SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB-Advisors: Ms. Edwards & Ms. Magaard,
Location & Dates TBA
Ski Club gives students of both grades the opportunity
to learn or enhance their ability to ski and /or snowboard
as well as meet and interact with other
skiers/boarders. A mandatory safety
meeting is held in Dec. Ski trips
are in Jan. & Feb.
TV STUDIO- Advisor: Mr. Raines. B107, ON AIR every morning and once a week for REACH.
Students are able to
experience the working of a TV studio, everything from ON AIR to behind the
cameras. Students will learn how to use
the studio equipment and do announcements for the school
YEARBOOK CLUB - Advisors: Mrs. Dziunycz &
Mrs. Moyer Dates TBD
Students will take
and edit photographs for the LMS yearbook.
They also work on lay-outs and editing of the publication.
YOGA CLUB-Advisor: Mrs. Pavone, A106, Spring-TBA
Yoga Club – There’s
no place like “om.” Work on strength, flexibility and balance, while improving
your overall focus and energy level! Yoga club is for everyone! Prepare for
your Spring sport or get fit while having challenging fun. Times and dates will