Clubs

Parker Performing Arts
Middle School Clubs 2019/2020
Some Clubs, Societies and Activities are only available during specific semesters.
Please email the sponsors for the club/society for the schedules and enrollment.
 

Technical Theater Club

Middle School Students have the availability to learn about all things technical theater. They will learn about lighting design, sound design, proper equipment usage, event and stage management, prop creation and theater design. Technical theater students assist with the major semester productions. They are required to assist with at least one (1) school show/production each semester outside the major production. Students are required to have a theater safety contract on file to participate. 

Sponsor: Kayla Algrim

Grade Levels Allowed:5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th

Cost: $30 a semester

Meeting Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30-4:30

 

 

TRI-M Music Honor Society

Tri-M Music Honor Society, formerly known as Modern Music Masters, is a high school and middle school music honor society and is a program of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME). It is designed to recognize students for their academic and musical achievements and to provide leadership and service opportunities to young musicians. There are specific grade and participation requirements that must be met to join. 

Sponsor: Alison Mayes

Grade Levels Allowed:5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th

Cost: $20 Annual

Meeting Days: Scheduled Mondays 3:30-4:30

 

 

Spanish Club - Middle Level 

Students will receive an introduction to the Spanish language. The sessions will include audio, visual, and kinesthetic learning styles. Please see the flyer in the office for more information.

Sponsor: Spanish Enrichment, Inc.

Grade Levels Allowed: 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th

Cost: $48 Monthly

Meeting Days: Mondays 3:25-4:10

 

 

Chess Club - All Levels

The Knight School will teach all grade levels in this club! The cost includes the official TKS chess set, t-shirt and tactix bands. Please see the flyer in the weekly update for more information.

Sponsor: The Knight School   

Grade Levels Allowed: All grades     

Cost: $90 Monthly          

Meeting Days: Tuesdays 3:20 - 4:50pm 

 

 

Thespian Society (Co-Curricular)

The International Thespian Society (ITS) is an honor society for high school and middle school theatre students. It is a division of the Educational Theatre Association. Thespian troupes serve students in grades 9-12; Junior Thespian troupes serve students in grades 6 through 8. Students earn point for participation in school productions and can compete in the annual competitions held at the Thespian Convention. We allow 5th grade on an entry level basis. 

Sponsors: Caitlin Conklin and Carolyn Jordan

Grade Levels Allowed: 6th, 7th, and 8th    

Cost: $12

Meeting Days: TBD

 

 

Student Leadership (Co-Curricular) 

Student leadership is our student organization used to create a positive environment in the school. Students represent their grade levels and create, plan, and execute activities that create a positive learning community for all the PPA families and community members. Entry is by application and is a year long commitment. Please see Ms. Melby for further details. 

Sponsor: Caitlin Melby

Grade Levels Allowed: 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th

Meeting Days: During school hours, with after school events