After School Clubs

Kirkwood Elementary

Fall Clubs Schedule

Kirkwood offers clubs after school for our students on a trimester schedule. Below are our clubs for our first trimester of 2017-2018, which will run from September 6th through November 8th. The clubs are first come, first serve and require parent permission. If your child is interested in participating in a club, please complete the attached permission slip and return to your child’s teacher by September 1st.

Chess Club

This club is open to students in all grades. The club will start on September 6th, and we will go over the basic rules of the game. Chess club will end on November 8th. Bring your best chess swag!


Activity Sponsor: Puja Birla

Activity Dates: Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

UAY Art Club

This club is sponsored by the United Action for Youth (UAY) and is open to 6th grade students only. Participants will learn to express themselves through art, will have opportunities to try different art mediums, and will take field trips to local art museums!


Activity Sponsors: Lauren Linahon (UAY), AmeriCorps volunteers

Activity Dates: Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:30 PM

Field Sports Club

This club for 3rd through 6th grade students will encourage participants to try a variety of outdoor sports. Soccer, baseball, and flag football are a few of the club favorites!


Activity Sponsor: Brian Bradley

Activity Dates: Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Girls on the Run

This club is open to girls in grades 3 through 6. Goals for club participants include making new friends, building self-confidence, and celebrating what makes them unique. This is a fun running program that ends with a non-competitive 5k run in the community!


Activity Sponsors: Katelyn Glass, Allison Otting, Megan Carlson, Elisabeth Ross, Dawn Clark

Activity Dates: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:10 - 4:25 PM

Garden Club

Have you ever planted a tree? Which will be the first to sprout in the garden, garlic or asparagus or iris? In which country are hundreds of varieties of potato grown? What color were carrots before they were orange? What is the annual rainfall in Kirkwood's School Garden? Come find the answers and bring questions of your own this Spring to the Garden Club.


Activity Sponsor: Joyce Miller

Activity Dates: To be determined, 3:00 - 4:00 PM (2:00 - 3:00 if Thursdays)

Basketball Club

This club is open to students in grades 4 through 6. Basketball players of all skill levels are invited to participate. The club will be split between two days to accommodate a large number of players.


Activity Sponsor: Diamond Quaye

Activity Dates: Wednesdays (3:00 to 4:00), Thursdays (2:00 to 3:00)