Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
5th Grade Strings is a beginner orchestra class where students learn to play the violin, viola, cello, or bass. This meets all year long on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school. If students complete the whole year successfully, they are automatically placed in an intermediate orchestra class when they go to middle school.
The BLE Chalk Team is for 5th grade students who love art. They allow their creativity to shine as they learn various techniques to draw, blend, shade, and outline sidewalk chalk art. They compete every year at the Los Leones Art Festival.
Once every 2 weeks
The Dance crew is a group of up to 22 4th and 5th graders learning dances that are performed on campus. One performance in Feb, at the PTA meeting and another at the Lewis Talent show.
Flight Club is a tuition-based after-school science enrichment program for kindergarten and first grade students. Students build engineering skills as they work in teams or individually to design, test, and modify four tools that interact with air: kites, parachutes, paper airplanes, and simple rockets. Students learn about the basic principles of flight and design when creating each of these tools.
Gina Gonzalez and Selena Urby
Every Morning 7:15 - 7:45 a.m.
The Jazzy News Crew is the school news crew of 5th grade students in charge of getting important school news and information out to the entire campus. We have both a team of anchors and a tech crew. Our anchors deliver the news in segments such as daily events, weather, special announcements, lunch menu, birthdays, etc. The tech crew work behind the scenes and operate audio/visual equipment.
Wednesdays (Spring) 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.
LEAP stands for Lewis Elementary Arts Performers. It is an instrument ensemble for 5th graders, where students play xylophones, tubano drums, ukuleles, recorders, and more! The ensemble meets Wednesdays after school from January to May.
Wednesdays 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
P.A.C.K. stands for Promoting A Community of Kindness. This club is for 4th and 5th grade students who love to help give back to our community. They do service projects in and outside of school. They help prepare, decorate, and run school functions like our talent show and parent breakfasts. Leopard PACK helps students promote school culture.
Leopard PACK Meeting Dates
November 3rd & 17th
December 8th & 15th
January 12th & 26th
February 9th & 23rd
March 9th & 30th
April 13th & 27th
May 4th & 18th
Our meetings will take place from 3:30-4:30pm and students will be released in the front loop.
**As we near the Talent Show in January we may need to add a few more meeting dates.
Wednesdays 3:00 -3:50 p.m.
Lewis Choir offers 4th and 5th grade students the opportunity to perform with an ensemble on music performances on and off campus.
In the Mileage Club students are able to participate in a fitness club by walking, jogging, or running on campus grounds after school. This club starts in October and goes up until May. We meet 2 times a month.
Monday - Friday 2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Safety Patrol is an opportunity for 5th grade students to take on a leadership role on campus guiding students, leading by example and ensuring student safety. Bike Rodeo Sponsor - Collaborating with SAPD to encourage Cycling Safety and giving students the opportunity to compete in the city wide bicycle competition.
Michelle Burell, Debbie Stanley and Melissa Alvarez
This club represents the leadership of the school. It is based on members who have tried out for their roles and responsibilities and meet 2 times a month at meetings and every Friday to do recycling. The students work together to make the school a safe place for all to belong to and help the community through various drives like the food and toy drive, and the penny drive. They also provide goodies for the staff on all major holidays and make sure the school has a positive moral.
Gina Gonzalez and Roxanne Pritchard
Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
In the Yearbook Club 5th grade students learn how to create and organize the school yearbook. They learn about photography, interviewing, and learning how to use computer graphics to create memories for the entire school.
Every Wednesday 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Young Ambassadors is a special club of 4th and 5th grade students chosen to participate by their teachers based on their leadership qualities. This club meets once a month and is responsible for welcoming new students to Lewis, helping with career day, and participating in running a community service project for the school.