LIONVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
2018-2019 Clubs & Intramurals
ANIME CLUB --Advisor: Mr. Peck, A103, Start date TBD 2:45 – 3:45.
Get together to enjoy the art of Japanese Anime. Members share teaching different techniques and styles. The Anime Club is open to any student from Lionville Middle School. For more information, please contact Mr. Peck.
ART CLUB --Advisor: Ms. Cowherd, A146, starts Spring 2019 (Early March –dates TBD) 8 sessions on Thursdays 2:50-4:20. Art Club is open to all students who would enjoy learning a variety of art techniques. Students would have the opportunity to select and create their own project.
CHESS CLUB --Advisor: Mr. Frederick, A101, starts in October 9 twice monthly Students will meet to play chess and learn more about the rules and strategies of chess.
COMPUTER CLUB --Advisor: Mrs. Hervada A273, starts late Sept. on Tuesdays. The LMS Computer Club will provide opportunities for students to experience new technology, apps and software. Student will use technology to create projects, solve problems and experiment with coding and robots. Most of these students will become “technology ambassadors” for our building and a part of our STAC (Student Technology Assistance Center) Group. Technology Ambassadors/STAC Group members help students with technology.
ECOLOGY CLUB --Advisor: Mrs. Kroboth, B201, Tuesdays 2:46-4:00pm, starts Sept. 11. (roughly bi-weekly)
The Ecology Club is an academic oriented club, throughout the year guest lecturers teach the students to be stewards of their environment. Club members participate in many exciting activities that help us to learn about PA forestry, wildlife, soils, aquatics and current environmental issues. The club also does school service projects and beautification, such as maintaining the school courtyard. Members also enjoy social activities including ecology games, and nature crafts. In the spring we compete in the Chester County Envirothon. This competition continues at the high school level with a state and national contest. The club’s goal is to instill an appreciation and a greater understanding of our ecosystem.
HOMEWORK CLUB --Advisors: Mr. Domsohn, Mr. J. Luzak -Rm A269, 2:46-3:46pm-starts Sept. 20.
The club will take place after school for 1 hour on Tues. and Thurs. until 3:36pm for any student who wants to use the school's resources for organizing, planning, and accomplishing work for school. Students will have access to computers, printers, project materials, and tutors for all kinds of subjects. Homework Club will not meet on early dismissal days.
INTRAMURAL SPORTS --Students should listen to daily TV studio announcements for time and location of intramural activities. (Dodgeball, Running, and Open Gym-seasonal athletic activities)
MATHCOUNTS --Advisor: Mrs. Caramanica, A201, Tues. and Thurs. starts Sept. TBA
Meetings held 2:46-4:00pm Sept-March and 2:50-4:30pm. Mathcounts is a national mathematics program sponsored by the National Society of Professional Engineers and Raytheon. The purpose of this club is to motivate students to improve math skills through a nat’l program that incorporates enrichment, coaching, and competition. Students compete at the local, state, and national levels.
NATIONAL JUNIOR HONOR SOCIETY --Advisor: Mr. Selcher, TBA
The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is an organization established to recognize outstanding middle level students. Lionville Middle School’s chapter of NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, Character and Citizenship. New members will be added in the Spring through a selection process.
PATRIOTS CLUB --Advisor Mrs. Mousley, Mrs. Hafich, Mrs. Pietluck, meeting dates TBD
The club will plan Veteran’s Day, Law Enforcement Day, and Memorial Day programs. Work and interact with Veterans from our area. First mtg in Oct TBD 2:50-3:50 in room A125.
READING OLYMPICS --Advisor: Ms. Pavone, Meeting dates TBD
Reading Olympics encourages reading and discussion of books from a pre-approved list. Students will participate in the Reading Olympic Competition in the Spring demonstrating their knowledge from the list of books.
ROBOTICS CLUB --Advisor: Mrs. Parks Meet on Mondays in B106. Beginning Sept. 10
Robotics club will meet weekly on Tuesdays from Sept.-Dec. Students will get the opportunity to explore the robotic system of their choice and solve given scenarios.
ROCK BAND CLUB --Advisor: Mr. Calabro, meeting times Tuesdays 2:50-3:45 beginning in Oct. LMS Rock Band Club is designed to get guitarists, bassists, keyboardists, drummers, and singers together and collaborating on their favorite songs. The students in the club will pick the songs and organize the practices, and may perform live at events like the LMS Talent Show. LMS Rock Band Club has limited space, as too many or not enough of any instrument can pose a problem with performing. A live audition with the club advisors will be required.
SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB --Advisors: Mrs. Parks & Mrs. Crane, Location & Dates TBA An initial meeting will be held in October. Ski Club gives students of both grades the opportunity to learn or enhance their ability to ski and /or snowboard as well as meet and interact with other skiers/boarders. A mandatory safety meeting is held in Dec. Ski trips are in Jan. & Feb.
GIRLS IN STEM - Advisors: Mrs. Hervada and Mrs. Conlen , Locations and dates TBA.
TV STUDIO --Advisor: Mr. Raines. B107, ON AIR every morning and once a week for REACH.
Students are able to experience the working of a TV studio, everything from ON AIR to behind the cameras. Students will learn how to use the studio equipment and do announcements for the school
YEARBOOK CLUB --Advisors: Mrs. Dziunycz & Mrs. Moyer Dates TBD
Students will take and edit photographs for the LMS yearbook. They also work on lay-outs and editing of the publication.