After School Activities

September 23, 2019

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About the Program

After school activities begin Tuesday, September 24th. Transportation will be available to students staying after school Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, departing at 4:45PM. All students must be picked up promptly and no later than 4:45PM. Late Bus routes are posted in the cafeteria. Please be aware that after school late bus numbers and routes may differ from your child's normal school day bus routes.

There are two blocks after school, 2:15-3:30PM and 3:45-4:45PM.  Students do not have to stay for the second block and may walk or be picked up at 3:30pm. Students may not leave and return for afterschool activities; they must stay.  Students should bring a snack from home, they may also purchase snack from the vending machine after school or during lunch.

Important Dates

 9/24 Science Olympiad Interest Meeting @GIR

STEM Club (Vex IQ & Robotics) Interest Meeting @J139

            Model United Nations Interest Meeting @Cafeteria

  9/25  MathCounts @GIR

  9/26  NJHS Meeting @Cafeteria

  9/27  Deadline for  AMC8 Registration (American Math Competition Test)

10/01  MANDATORY Science Olympiad Qualifying Test 2:15-4:00pm (no devices/ bring a pencil or pen)

  • Test items will be selected from all major branches of science
  • ABSOLUTELY NO MAKEUPS/ RETAKES

11/01  Heritage Night @6PM Students AND Families are invited to share their culture through food, dance, clothing & displays                

11/12  AMC8 Test (mandatory for Math Counts)

Still to come…. SCA, Drama, Board Games, EliteGamingLIVE, Friday Cougars’ Den/Open Gym, Yearbook, Capitol Debate and more!

Requirements

Parents/Guardians must complete the required Afterschool Registration Form before their student stays after. Questions? Please contact the After School Program Specialist Ms. Kardelis at @email or 703.846.8820

Schedule

Monday: 

2:15 Regular Dismissal
2:25 - 3:30  Academic Support by Teacher Appointment Only
3:30 - 3:45
  • 1st Block Dismissal (Kiss and Ride/Walkers
  • Transition and snack from home (Cafeteria) for those staying for 2nd block
3:45-4:45 No second block activities
4:45 No second block activities

Tuesday

2:15 Regular Dismissal
2:25 - 3:30 
  • Academic Support
  • Independent Study (F124)
  • Soccer (Field)
  • Flag Football (Field)
  • STEM/VEX IQ (J139)
  • Science Olympiad (GIR)
  • Model UN (Cafe)
3:30 - 3:45
  • 1st Block Dismissal (Kiss and Ride/Walkers
  • Transition and snack from home (Cafeteria) for those staying for 2nd block
3:45-4:45
  • Independent Study (F124)
  • Model UN (Cafe)
  • STEM/VEX IQ (J139)
  • Soccer (Field)
  • Flag Football (Field)
4:45 Students depart directly to late bus

Wednesday

2:15 Regular Dismissal
2:25 - 3:30 
  • Academic Support
  • Library open
  • Independent Study (F124/E107)
  • MathCounts (GIR)
  • Art - Open Studio (G104)
  • Girls' Choice (G101)
  • Dungeons and Dragons (E101)
3:30 - 3:45
  • 1st Block Dismissal (Kiss and Ride/Walkers
  • Transition and snack from home (Cafeteria) for those staying for 2nd block
3:45-4:45
  • Independent Study (F124/E107)
  • Dungeons and Dragons (E101)
  • Volleyball (Gym)
  • Anime Club (G104)
4:45 Students depart directly to late bus

Thursday

2:15 Regular Dismissal
2:25 - 3:30 
  • Academic Support
  • Independent Study (F124/E107)
  • Basketball (Gym)
  • Art - Project Based (G104)
  • STEM/Robotics (J139)
  • Go Club (A110)
  • Chess Club (A110)
  • NJHS (Cafe)
3:30 - 3:45
  • 1st Block Dismissal (Kiss and Ride/Walkers
  • Transition and snack from home (Cafeteria) for those staying for 2nd block
3:45-4:45
  • Independent Study (F124/E107)
  • STEM/Robotics (J139)
  • Basketball (Gym)
  • Art - Project Based (G104)
4:45 Students depart directly to late bus

Friday

  • Cougars' Den starts 10/04
  • NO Afterschool 10/11