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AMS Clubs


All clubs run from 3:30-4:30 after school.
Drop in, no fee to participate
NEW:  THEATER CLUB: The Theater Club will begin meeting every Monday and Thursday starting Monday, January 10. Students are not required to be at every meeting at this time. Welcome to our new Director, Mr. Jeff Rath.

The following is a calendar for January meetings.

Monday, January 10 (3:30-5:00) - determining the show for 2022.

Thursday, January 13 (3:30-5:00) - repeat of Monday meeting.

Monday, January 17 - NO SCHOOL

Thursday, January 20 - AUDITIONS

Monday, January 24 - AUDITIONS

Any students interested in working behind the scenes should attend one of the sessions during the week of January 10 to share with Mr. Rath their interest. Please reach out to Mr. Schuttinger with any questions at

NEW:  CLAY CLUB- Thursdays starting Jan. 6, open to all grades
Students in all grades will get to experience working with clay.  The main focus will be to make bowls for Share's Empty bowl drive if it will be happening this year (2022).  If not, then students will be creating small works of art that they will be able to take home with them at the end.  They will learn different building techniques and decorating techniques.
Contact Mrs. Diana Plank ( with questions.
INNOVATION and DESIGN CLUB - Thursdays starting October 14 - ALL GRADES
Learn about 3D modeling, graphic design, and the engineering process.
Contact Mr. Opre ( with questions.
REMAINING ID CLUB MEETINGS: Jan. 6, Jan. 13 and Jan. 20
SCIENCE BOWL - Tuesdays starting October 19th - 6th, 7th and 8th graders only
Quiz Bowl style activity with possibility of competing against other schools about your science knowledge.
Contact Mr. Mosby ( with questions.
ART CLUB - Thursdays starting November 4 - ALL GRADES
Weekly projects that are messy and fun. Trying out different projects and art materials.
Contact Mrs. Pettus ( with questions.
Chess CLUB - Mondays beginning December 6 - ALL GRADES
ALL levels are welcome, we meet from 3:30-4:30pm in the AMS Library
Questions?  contact Mrs. Epstein (

JAZZ BAND:  We are pleased to share that the AMS Jazz Band is back in action starting Thursday, December 9 @ 3:30 PM! Sign-ups are in the hallway next to the band room.  There will be two open rehearsals in December (12/9, 12/16) instead of auditions. All interested students are welcome to join playing typical band instruments (flutes/clarinets/etc.), guitar, piano and bass! We’ll discuss our plan for the school year and play on both days, so please bring your instruments! Questions? See Mr. Swift in the Band Room

HOMEWORK CLUB:  Beginning Tuesday December 7 Homework Club will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:15 in the library. Students will exit from the front of the building for parent/guardian pick up or may take the late bus (pending continued availability).   Students should arrive with assignments to complete and be prepared to work following a brief break for snack. Students will be required to fill out a goal setting sheet to plan for their time at Homework Club. Upon completion of their goal they may join the Creative Learning Space and participate in games such as Chess or Scrabble. 


If you have any questions about Homework Club contact Assistant Principal Carol Scionti at We hope your child will take advantage of this opportunity.  While this is a “drop in” club, in order to have a better sense of who and how many might be interested please fill out the Google Form