Club Descriptions
Click here to view our club packet with descriptions of clubs offered at Mount Hope Elementary School.

Art Club (5th Grade)

In Art Club students will spend time creating different art projects. In this club students will get the chance to create decorations for the school and even posters to advertise events happening at Mount Hope! Projects may take more than one week so it is important to be at club every week! Art Club is a great way to express your creative side! 

Sponsor, Mrs. Frank


Book Club (1st-2nd Grades)

Book Club will inspire young readers to enjoy reading even more than ever. We will be choosing a variety of books to read together. Following the read aloud, we will engage in a fun activity that relates to that particular book. Sponsor, Mrs. Ficocelli

Book Club (3rd-5th Grades)

Students will be given a chosen chapter book.  Each week there will be assigned chapters to read at home.  An “Oprah” style book meeting will follow at the next book club meeting.

Sponsor, Mrs. Ficocelli


Choir Club (4th & 5th Grades)

This Choir Club will be offered on Wednesday mornings at 7:45am. It will be sponsored by Mrs. Lloyd. Participants will work on their developing singing voice and have opportunities to perform for family and the community. Choir sings at Veteran’s Day Assemblies and goes caroling first semester. During second semester they prepare for their Choir Concert and the Cardinals Game. 

Sponsor, Mrs. Lloyd


Computer Club (4th & 5th Grades)

Computer Club will be held on most Wednesday afternoons (or an occasional Tuesday afternoon on early release days).  This club will be split into 2 semesters. 5th grade will attend the first semester and 4th grade will attend the 2nd semester.  In this club we will be sharing and using our favorite sites, learning about coding and computer animation, keyboarding, and trying out many Google apps.

Sponsor, Mr. Drown

 

Earth Club (3rd-5th Grades)

Earth Club members will be open to students in third through fifth grades. The main activity that Earth Club leaders are involved with is maintaining the school courtyard. We will begin with the end in mind by gathering leaves in the fall so we can plant flowers in the spring.  


Sponsor, Mrs. Wilson


Fiber (Crochet) Club (4th-5th Grades)

Fiber Club will be offered Monday mornings at 8am.  The purpose of this club is to teach the basic skills of crocheting. Students will learn how to read and follow patterns as well as combining basic stitches to complete projects. They will be creating items for personal use, gifts, as well as donations. 

Sponsors, Mrs. Lloyd & Mrs. Wilson


Handbells Club (3rd-5th Grades)

Come ring with us! Handbells are a team percussion instrument--each person is in charge of a few notes, and we put them together to make a song. Think Boomwhackers; only shinier, louder, and cooler! Brush up on music skills for middle school band or orchestra, or just have fun learning a new instrument with friends! No experience necessary--we will teach you what you need to know. 

Sponsor, Mrs. Curtiss


Huskettes (3rd-5th Grades)

“We have spirit, yes we do!” Let’s hear a cheer for Mount Hope Elementary! The girls will synergize to create and perform cheers, learn to put first things first by practicing their routines on their own time as well as at practice and the girls will sharpen the saw by spending this time having fun with their fellow cheerleaders. Throughout the year, the girls will learn numerous cheers along with a dance routine. The Huskettes will perform at district events including a North High School basketball game, where they have been a MAJOR hit in the past. Huskettes is open to third, fourth, and fifth graders only. Excessive absences will forfeit your spot on the squad. Membership is limited to the first 25 students to respond from each grade level. Come join the fun!  Sponsors, Ms. Drowns & Ms. Nessing


Jump Rope Club (3rd-5th Grades)

Attention Third, Fourth, & Fifth Graders!  Are you interested in staying healthy, increasing your strength and endurance, and having fun with friends?  Come join Jump Rope Club! Mt. Hope's jump rope club began in 1973, and jumpers that meet the requirements will be invited to join the Show Me Jumpers demonstration team.  We will learn individual rope skills, partner skills, long ropes, and double dutch. Jump rope club is a year long club. Come jump in and join the fun! 

Sponsor, Ms. Sellner 


Newspaper Club (3rd-5th Grades)

Newspaper Club is a fun, imaginative way for students to write about their ideas and the Mount Hope community.  Students can select from a wide range of topics and learn various ways to publish articles in electronic format.

Sponsor, Mr. Wohldmann


Read Right Run Club (2nd-3rd Grades)

Go St. Louis! Read Right and Run Marathon is coming to Mount Hope!  Students in this club will be reading and documenting a total of 26 books, doing 26 acts of service and running a TOTAL of 26 miles.  Our meetings will consist of service projects together and will also be running 25 miles throughout the year (2 miles each week)! The final 26th mile will take place at Forest Park as part of the Go St. Louis Marathon.  The date for the final mile will be SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2020.  

Sponsors, Ms. Boyd & Mrs. Rhodes


Scrapbook Club (4th-5th Grades)

Scrapbook Club is a club that gives 4th and 5th grade students an opportunity to create a keepsake for their photos and other mementos! Students will learn basic page layouts and create beautiful pages for special occasions, holidays and everyday pictures! Scrapbook club also utilizes scrapbooking and other materials to create super fun craft projects!

Sponsor, Ms. Sind


SHARE Club (1st-5th Grades)

Children have a natural desire to help. In Share Club, the students will be capitalizing on students’ innate kindness to help our school, our neighbors, our community, and our nation. Some activities may include hosting a canned food drive for local food pantries, collecting gloves and mittens for students in need during the winter, and sending cards to our Veterans! By synergizing together our students will learn how to become leaders in our school and the community!

Sponsor, Ms. Boyd


Show Me Jumpers 

This is an invitation club only. Students can only participate if they receive an invitation from the sponsor.

Sponsor, Ms. Sellner


Sign Language Club (2nd-5th Grades)

In Sign Language club, students will learn how to communicate through sign language, which is a skill that boys and girls can carry with them for their lifetime.  Students who are interested in joining this club will learn how to sign the alphabet, their names, family members’ names, simple conversation starters, colors, animals, and much more. 

Sponsors, Mrs. Hall & Mrs. Wilson


Spanish Club (3rd-5th Grades)

Hola amigos! Third, fourth, and fifth grade students are invited to learn basic Spanish vocabulary including colors, numbers, and commonly used phrases in Spanish Club. Let’s synergize and learn all about the Spanish language and culture together! 

Sponsor, Mr. Hecht


STEM Club (1st & 2nd Grades)

Mount Hope STEM Club is science, technology, engineering, and math. These are all areas of learning that kids need to be comfortable with to excel in the future. STEM makes creators, thinkers, problem solvers, doers, innovators, and inventors. Second graders will meet October - January, while the first graders will meet February- May.  Meeting dates will be sent out once membership is established.

Sponsor, Mrs. Rhodes


Student Council (4th & 5th Grades)

We are Student Council.  We are an extracurricular activity that teaches 4th and 5th grade students about government.  Student Council promotes the understanding of others, cooperation, and school spirit.  We participate in several important activities throughout the school year.  Student Council meetings are held after school on some Monday afternoons.  The meetings start at 4:00 and end at 5:00. 

Sponsors, Mr. Drown & Ms. Sind



Club sponsors will meet soon and develop club membership. Club membership is limited, but we will place children in at least one of their choices. Please note grade level requirements. Specific schedules will come home with students once membership is established.



MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

Thursday

FRIDAY




BEFORE SCHOOL


8-8:45 am

(unless noted otherwise)

Fiber Club

4th-5th grades

 every week

Art Club

5th grade only

7:30-8:45 am

every week

Choir Club

4th & 5th grades

7:45-8:45 am      every week


Huskettes

4th & 5th grades   every week

Scrapbook Club

4th &5th grades

every week

Huskettes

3rd grade         every week

Sign Language Club

2nd-5th grades    every week


Newspaper Club

3rd-5th grades    every week

Spanish Club

3rd-5th grades          every other week




SHARE Club

1st-5th grades

every other week











AFTER SCHOOL


4-5 pm

(unless noted otherwise)

Student Council

invitation only

every week

Show Me Jumpers

invitation only

every week

Computer Club

4th & 5th grades

4-5:15 pm          every week

Earth Club

3rd-5th grades

4-5:15 pm          every week


Read, Right, Run Club

2nd-3rd grades      every other week

Book Club

1st-5th grades

every other week 

4:00-5:00 pm

STEM Club

1st semester-2nd gr.

2nd semester-1st gr.

every week



Jump Rope Club

4th & 5th grades

every week

Handbells Club

3rd - 5th grades

4-5:15 pm 

every other week

Jump Rope Club

3rd grade only   4-5:30 pm 

every week




Please pick ONE club for any given day of the week. Students cannot be in two clubs that meet on the same day of the week, even if they are clubs that meet every other week. 

CLUB SIGN UP FORM

        ➨      Due Friday, August 30th   


Child ___________________  Teacher _________________ Parent Signature _____________________


Mount Hope clubs will be starting soon. Please check the clubs in which your child shows high interest. Number them with a “1” as your top choice, and then so on based on your child’s interest in the club.



First Grade Choices

Second Grade Choices

Third Grade Choices

___ Book Club

___ SHARE Club

___ STEM Club

___ Book Club

___ Read Right Run Club

___ SHARE Club

___ Sign Language Club

___ STEM Club

___ Book Club

___ Earth Club

___ Handbell Club

___ Huskettes

___ Jump Rope Club

___ Newspaper Club

___ Read Right Run Club

___ SHARE Club

___ Sign Language Club

___ Spanish Club


Fourth Grade Choices

Fifth Grade Choices

___ Book Club

___ Choir Club

___ Computer Club

___ Earth Club

___ Fiber (Crochet) Club

___ Handbell Club

___ Huskettes

___ Jump Rope Club

___ Newspaper Club

___ Scrapbook Club

___ SHARE Club

___ Sign Language Club

___ Spanish Club

___ Student Council 

___ Art Club

___ Book Club

___ Choir Club

___ Computer Club

___ Earth Club

___ Fiber (Crochet) Club

___ Handbell Club

___ Huskettes

___ Jump Rope Club

___ Newspaper Club

___ Scrapbook Club

___ SHARE Club

___ Sign Language Club

___ Spanish Club

___ Student Council