Welcome to 5th-8th
Robotics/ STEM meets on Fridays.
Students working in teams will learn to define, construct, and code a variety of Robots and animated online characters to execute a stated task. The Robot Will (TRW) pick up an object and move it to another location is an example of one project. Robotics promotes organizational, critical-thinking, problem-solving, evaluation, communication, and teamwork skills. Many of the completed projects will be presented by the students to other classes and groups. Read more.
SAS Newspaper meets on Thursdays and Fridays for first and third Enrichment periods.
Using Publisher, ACT Aspire writing methods, and a variety of internet applications, teams of students will produce a monthly middle school newspaper, The SAS Advocate. The primary goals of our classes are to promote students’ creativity, enjoyment, and fun in writing. Students will improve writing skills by using writing prompts, generating and connecting ideas, pre-writing, formatting, editing, rewriting, and publishing to create their narrative, informational, and/or persuasive/argumentative writing articles. Read more...
Each Enrichment requires attendance for at least one semester and parental permission. Please click here to sign-up.
GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Club, Scratch Club, and Chess Club
Click Here to login to the GIS Software. The GIS Club usually meets on Thursdays from 11:25 - 12:05 pm. The Chess and Scratch Clubs meet on Fridays during the regular schedule for 5th and 6th recess. The SAS GIS Club was formed on Jan. 26, 2017, with the help of leadership training given by lagisK12.com held in December 2016. On May 30, 2017, two 6th graders received awards for submitting their projects to the ArcGIS Online Competition. Read more...
STOP Litter Club
Students in 5th and 6th Newspaper Enrichment became concerned about littering on our SAS Campus and formed this Club in late
2016. This Club meets on Thursdays during 5th and 6th recess, weather permitting. Read more...
2015-16 SAS School Year