Clubs and Activities
Open to all grade levels. Listen to morning and afternoon announcements for sign-up dates and times. Miss Roeser, Room 151.
Open to all grade levels. Information about intramurals will be announced to students during physical education classes. As of 12-3-21, basketball intramurals will be held at 8:15 a.m. until 8:45 a.m.:Basketball - Tuesday for 6th gradeBasketball - Wednesday for 7th gradeBasketball - Thursday for 8th grade
Open to 7th and 8th grade students only. Listen to morning and afternoon announcements for try-out dates and times.
Building Wind Turbines & Junior Solar Sprint Cars
Open to all grades. Students learn about these two renewable resources while building wind turbines and solar powered cars. Both events have competitions in May, so we will start in the second semester. Listen to T.V. announcements for further information. Mr. Karas, Room 114
Digital Video Production Club
Create larger scale DVD productions for school assemblies and events like the annual Musical and Moving Up Day ceremony. Meets throughout the school year. Mr. Schmidle, Library Media Center
Supervised use of exercise equipment. Listen to TV announcements for further information.
Musical Try-outs and Practices
Listen for announcements. Mrs. Ayer, Room 122
Yearbook photography, layout, illustrators. Wednesdays after school. Ms. DiMaria, Room 137
Creative science problem solving competitions. Listen to announcements. Ms. Kim Murphy and Mr. Morse, Room 202
Organizing food drives, raising money for charities, volunteering at various agencies, tutoring fellow students. Mrs. Primerano, Counseling Center
Student Council / Class Officers
Students who participate in either Student Council or as a Class Officer are elected to these positions by their peers. Elections typically take place for students in Grades 7 and 8 during the conclusion of the school year. Grade 6 officers are elected prior to the Thanksgiving holiday. These students participate in all areas of service to their school and assist in fundraising for the class they represent. Ms. Jones (Student Council), Ms. Cole (8th grade,) Ms. Marko (7th grade), Mrs. Rakvica (6th grade)
Tech TV Crew
Produce and broadcast live morning TV shows to our school audience and later viewable online at AmherstTechTV.org. Must arrive at 8:15 am the same morning each week. Students are welcome to apply for a “newscaster for a day” position by completing the online application found of our newscaster calendar at: AmherstTechTV.org. Mr. Schmidle, Tech TV Studio, Room 110
Literary Magazine – editing, layout, fundraising and graphic art of original student work. Listen for announcements. Meets once a week. Mrs. Chomen, Room 235