2020-2021 AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS

Are you interested in volunteering or mentoring? Parents are encourage to get involved with any of our amazing clubs for the 2020-2021 school year. Contact clubs@cottonwoodpfc.org.

Registration for After School Clubs is closed as of Sept 9th.

CCS Math Clubs

This year Math Club will be offered for CCS students from 5-8 grade. 

TMC - The Math Club for students who want to participate in competitive math tournaments.

Presentation from the orientation night can be found here.

Grades 5-6

Batch 1 ( 5th Grade)                - Accelerator : Wednesday 3 pm to 4 pm

Batch 2 ( 5th and 6th Grade) - Advanced    : Saturday 11 am to 12 pm

Batch 3: (6th and 7th Grade) - Advanced    : Wednesday 4.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Batch 4: (7th and 8th Grade) - Honors        : Monday 5 pm to 6 pm. 

Details:

  • Minimum class size: 8 students in a batch

  • Maximum class size: 20 students in a batch

  • Fees: $450 per student ( Includes $400 course fee and $25 admin fee) 

  • Duration: 1st week of September 2020 to end of April 2021

  • *Participant requirements: Students should have gotten a B grade or above in their previous school year. 

What will be provided: 

a) Regular weekly zoom classes of 1 hr duration. 

b) School contest held virtually (once a year mostly in January 2021). 

c) Certificates for participation and winning teams.

d) Course Materials (online as PDF and video).

e) Grading classwork, homework and contests. 

f) Exposure to reputed nationwide math contests.

CCS Chess Club

The CCS Chess Club will be coached by Pacific Chess and will be facilitated through DPIE offered for 6-8 grade students. Students will be offered a beginners training club, as well as a competitive club.  In addition, students will participate in a school wide tournament as well as the district wide tournament hosted by Pacific Chess and DPIE. 

 

Maximum enrollment in the beginner and competitive Chess Club will be 16 students.

 

Weekly Meetings Wednesday September 9 to March 24

Winter Tournament and Spring (district wide) Tournament

 

Weekly Meeting Times:

Wednesday 3-4 Pm 

 

Registration Fee of $400

Fee covers Coaching and Admin costs

Register at the following link:

https://www.dpie.org/cottonwoodcreek

Girls Who Code

GWC is building the largest pipeline of future female engineers in the country.  Their program trains female students from 6-8 grade to participate in coding fairs, Hour of Code challenges and more.

Minimum of 8 students; Maximum of 16 students.


Fees will be $25/student to cover online services and materials for the club.

Orientation Night presentation can be found here.

The club will start from September 10th.

Speech and Debate Team 

The Speech and Debate Team is offered to students in 5-8 grade. Coaching will be from Guru Education that specializes in training young speakers. Debate is uniquely suited to an online virtual learning environment.  Students learn how to research, write and persuade people to their point of view and also learn to apply their critical thinking skills to the world’s current events. This year the Debate team will have two school wide tournaments as well as the option to compete in local regional invitationals all from the comfort and safety of their own homes. 

The CCS Speech and Debate Team is coached by Gurus Education. Weekly meetings will be Tuesdays from 3-4 pm from Sept 8 - March 30

Meetings: Once a week meetings will be held via Zoom. Start date for club is September 8th ( 3:15/4:30)

Tournaments: Students will prepare and attend tournaments in novice division in the following debate events. Some Debate events are partnered events and availability of a partner may affect a student’s ability to attend a tournament so all students must be able to commit. Tournaments will be held in December 2020 and April 2021. Students will be introduced to Congressional, Parliamentary, Lincoln Douglas forms of Debate. They will get to choose which form to prepare for the Tournaments. 

 

Orientation Night presentation can be found here.

Minimum of 8 students - Maximum of 16 students per team.

If there is enough interest we will split into a beginner’s and advanced team. 

Science Fair Mentorship Program

This year we would like to partner budding scientists in the 6-8 grades with members of our local community who are scientists and engineers in the field of the student’s inquiry for the Science Fair. This will help to foster a greater opportunity for learning and guide the students in their scientific endeavor.

 

Those students who are interested will be invited to complete a Mentorship Application form in mid September after the Science Fair orientation night. Date is subject to change.

CCS Book Club

CCS Book Club is an after school club offered for KG - 5th grade. This year our book discussions are going virtual but we are still going to have fun with help from our enthusiastic parent volunteers.

  • Registration fee is $70.
  • A collection of 7 grade level books to be distributed monthly.
  • Register at https://tinyurl.com/ccsbookclubform
  • Registration open from Aug 24 to Sept 9 ( online only)

  • All book discussion will be held once a month after school hours on a Friday from 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM.

  • For Kindergarten students instead of book discussions there will be book reading sessions held virtually via Zoom on Friday 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM. This book reading session is open for all Kindergarten students whether they are part of the Book Club or not. The advantage of being in the book club is that you can follow along the book reading with hee book in hand.

  • Book Club Session Dates are as follows:

    • Oct 9 2020 , Nov 13 2020 , Dec 11 2020, Jan 8 2021 , Feb 5 2021, March 12 2021, April 16 2021

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