Persell's Clubs and Activities
There are many clubs and activities for your child to participate in here at Persell. We encourage your child to participate in at least one of the following clubs here at Persell:
Running Club- Advisors: Mrs. Putney and Mrs. A Johnson. This is a nine-week running program that meets on Mondays & Wednesdays from 3:15 to 3:50 and is open to all 5th through 8th graders.
Garden Club- Advisors: Mrs. Putney and Mrs. Scoma. Garden Club meets on Mondays from 3:15 to 3:45 during the growing season and is open to all 5th through 8th graders.
Art Club- Advisor: Mrs. Tehan. Art Club meets from 3:10 to 4:00PM in the art room. They meet on October 3rd & 17th, November 7th & 28th, December 12th, January 2nd, 16th & 30th, February 13th, March 6th 7 20th, April 3rd & 17th and May 8th & 22nd.
Lego Robotics Club- Advisor Mr. Gee. Lego Robotics meets on Monday and Thursday from 3:15 to 4:30 and is open to all 5th through 8th graders.
Persell Reads- Advisor: Lisa Colby. Persell Reads on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month and is open to all 5th through 8th graders.
Winter Guard- Advisor: Mr. Lentsch. Winter Guard is a combination of dance, music and pageantry. Students will learn and perform a routine to music while dancing, and spinning flags and rifles. Auditions will be in November and it runs until April.
Drama Club- Advisor: Ms. Scharf. Drama Club allows students to learn the basics of theater, such as acting, dancing, singing, building sets and much more. This club is offered to students in grades 6-8 and auditions will be held in March.
Ski Club- Advisors: Mr. and Mrs. Melquist. Ski Club costs roughly $300.00 and begins the first Friday when we get back from Christmas break. It runs 8 weeks until the end of February.