Elementary Music Clubs

4th Recorder Club: Tuesday 7:00-7:50am, Room 10-102

Recorder Club is for any student who has an interest in continuing their education on playing recorder and is willing to perform in public representing VPAA. Students join this club by simply attending the Tuesday morning rehearsals and returning their contract “agreement” signed by themselves, their parents and their teachers. The agreement includes appropriate behavior during the rehearsals and performances, the purchase of a t-shirt (donation) and attendance to all rehearsals and performances.

5th Recorder Club: Tuesday 7:00-7:50am, Room 10-102

Recorder Club is for any student who has an interest in continuing their education on playing recorder and is willing to perform in public representing VPAA. Students join this club by simply attending the Tuesday morning rehearsals and returning their contract “agreement” signed by themselves, their parents and their teachers. The agreement includes appropriate behavior during the rehearsals and performances, the purchase of a t-shirt (donation) and attendance to all rehearsals and performances.

5th Grade DRUM CIRCLE: Wednesday 7:00-7:50am, Room 10-102

Drum Circle is an auditioned performing group for only 5th grade students. Students had two this semester to audition for me by playing several drum pieces. They will continue in Drum Circle by returning their contract “agreement” signed by themselves, their parents and their teachers. The agreement includes appropriate behavior during the rehearsals and performances, the purchase of a t-shirt (donation) and attendance to all rehearsals and performances.

4th & 5th Grade CUB CHOIR: Thursday 7:00-7:50am, Room 10-102

Cub Choir is an auditioned performing group for 4th and 5th grade students. Students had an audition this semester for me by singing the “Star Spangled Banner”. All students who sang on the first Thursday were allowed to join CUB CHOIR if they returned their contract “agreement” signed by themselves, their parents and their teachers. The agreement includes appropriate behavior during the rehearsals and performances, the purchase of a t-shirt (donation) and attendance to all rehearsals and performances.

For more information contact Mr. David Norris@ [email protected] 

Ignite

Ignite is a student led organization that is centered on Biblical principles. Ignite meets every other Tuesday, after school from 2:15 to 3:45. Any student from Kindergarten to 8th grade may join as long as they have a permission slip signed by a parent.

The students in Ignite encourage each other to read the Bible and pray for their school and for each other. Periodically throughout the year, Ignite will sponsor Inspiration movies which will be offered free to all students. Parents are encouraged to participate in the club and attend the meetings/special events.

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Nobles at [email protected].

National Junior Honor Society

National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) students are required to demonstrate outstanding accomplishments in the areas of scholarship, character, leadership, service, and citizenship.

In order to demonstrate these qualities, club members must participate in helping various organizations throughout the year - accumulating 10 hours of community service hours. Some organizations include Lehigh Community Center, Marine Toys for Tots, VPAA after school tutoring and Muscular Dystrophy Association.

To become a club member, students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher when announcements are made advertising the club.

Induction into NJHS is based on the 3.5 GPA and teacher recommendation. We meet every second Tuesday of each month.

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Blackwood at [email protected].

Student Lighthouse Team

The student Lighthouse Team is a part of our Leader In Me program. These students were chosen because they have exceptional leadership skills and are committed to serving our school. Throughout the year they will work on school improvement projects, community service projects, and plan any events with the help of the Staff Lighthouse Team.