Clubs

Pond Road Middle School Clubs


At Pond Road Middle School we are committed to educating the whole child. In addition to a rigorous and expansive curriculum, we offer a wide variety of extracurricular club and activity offerings.  Please see below for a description of our clubs:


Chess Club

Ms. Osorio - osorio@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

- The Chess Club was created to offer students a chance to learn and practice their skills together. It is a chance to interact and have fun by learning the basics of chess that helps to reinforce thinking and problem solving.

- All grade levels welcome!

- Google Classroom code for more information:  xbeq0j

Meeting Dates and Times: Wednesdays 3:00-4:00pm. October meeting dates are October 16th and 23rd.

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Club Name: Kindness Club

 

Advisor’s Names: Art Emken & Kasey Kenworthy

 

Advisors Emails: emken.art@robbinsville.k12.nj.us / kenworthy@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

 

Brief Description of the Club:

The mission of the team is to bring students together to help create an environment where everyone feels welcome and included. Members of the club are committed to making our school, community, ourselves and our world a better place, one act of kindness at a time!

 

Grade Levels Involved: All Grades

 

Google Classroom Code: 1u301o0

Meeting Date/Time: Additional Interest meeting WEDNESDAY, December 11th 3:00p – 3:30p (Media Center).

Regular Meetings/Times: 2nd Monday each month 3:00p – 3:45p (Media Center) / 3rd Wednesday each month 7:10a – 7:40a (Media Center)
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Math League
 

Advisor’s Name & email: Dan Rotante (rotante@robbinsville.k12.nj.us),  Laura Moore (moore@robbinsville.k12.nj.us) 

Brief Description of the Club: Math League is an after school club that meets to work on math puzzles and challenging problems.  We participate in a number of competitions throughout the year between ourselves and against other schools.

Grade Levels Involved: Grades 6 – 8

How students can join?  Mandatory Informational Meeting will be on Tuesday, October 1 from 3:00 – 3:40 in the cafeteria.   Tryouts will take place on Tuesday October 8 from 3:00– 4:00 in the 8th grade hallway.  Classrooms to be determined.   More information on Google Classroom, code:  87ucja

Meeting dates and times:  Starting October 15, We will meet on Tuesdays from 3:00 – 4:00 in rooms C101 and C102. 

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Math Olympiads

Ms. Ng – ng.elaina@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

Math Olympiads is a program that is based around five math problem solving contests that are held across the world. In this club, students will learn and practice problem solving skills by participating in collaborative math-based activities such as digital escape rooms, scavenger hunts, jigsaw cooperative learning and more.

Open to 5th graders only

There are limited spots on the team, so students who are interested must participate in “try outs” which will take place in October. Fliers regarding try out date and information will be posted in the 5th grade hallway (and distributed home) sometime late September/early October.

Meeting Dates and Times:  Practices will take place most Tuesdays after school from 3:00-4:00pm.

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Robotics Club

Ms. Ng – ng.elaina@robbinsville.k12.nj.us & Ms. Rosko – rosko.megan@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

Robotics Club is a non-competitive club where students will learn and practice basic robot programming and building. We will be using LEGO Mindstorms NXTs to practice problem solving skills, collaborate with one another, and take on various programming challenges.

Open to all students in grades 5-8
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ore information can be found on Google Classroom using the code: xtrfa45
Meeting Dates and Times: First meeting will take place Wed, Sept 25th after school from 3 – 3:45pm in the media center. This is a mandatory informational meeting where groups will be made. General meeting dates will take place on Wednesdays after school from 3:00-4:00pm.

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5th Grade Running Club (Girls & Boys)

Miss Rosko rosko.megan@k12.nj.us (girls), Mrs. Vaccarino (bvaccarino@robbinsville.k12.nj.us (boys)

Inspired by Girls on the Run and Let Me Run, 5th Grade PRMS Running Club will focus on being healthy, running, and having a growth mindset.

Only for 5th grade students.

Google Classroom code for more information: EJD217

Meeting Dates and Times: We will be meeting on Tuesdays from 3-4pm.      
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Student Council

Advisor's Info: Taylor Celenza/ celenza.taylor@robbinsville.k12.nj.us 

Description: Student Council includes 6-8th Grade students. 5th Graders will have the opportunity to create a speech and run for Student Council. Two representatives will be elected from each Homeroom. We meet every other Thursday from 7:00 am-7:35 am in Room E-106. All information can be found on our Google Classroom. This is an opportunity for students to take a leadership position both in the school and community. Students who take part in Student Council have a chance to create school spirit and contribute to the school's climate and culture.  

Grade Levels Involved: 5-8                         Google Classroom Code: tddyjq7

Meeting Dates and TimesWe meet every other Thursday from 7:00 am-7:35 am in Room E-106

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Writing Club

Miss Kosch - kosch@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

Writing club is a place to write, explore writing techniques, give and get feedback, and more! Writing club is a place for self-motivated and independent writers looking for new techniques, collaboration, and a place to write.

Grades 5-8 See Google Classroom for updates & info: : 2b1lu63

Meeting Dates and Times: : Every other Wednesday, 3-4PM.   October Meeting Dates are October 16th and 23rd.

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Yearbook Club:

Mr. Chris Purdum & purdum@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

The yearbook staff will take photographs, design and create the entire yearbook.

Grade Levels Involved: 7th and 8th

Each advisor should provide information [or a Google link] that shares:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1E5sy7zduhKG-tatbpN6_OFI_cZRxWHsBLFP_aMrgib0/edit?usp=sharing

Meeting Dates and Times:  Meetings will start in November.

     

Yoga Club

Mrs. Cline - cline@robbinsville.k12.nj.us

- The Yoga Club was created to offer students a chance to learn and practice yoga together. It is a chance to slow down and learn the basic yoga poses, which help reduce stress and increase flexibility and strength.

- All grade levels welcome!    - Google Classroom code for more information:  mkz9ck4

Meeting Dates and Times:  Tuesday mornings at 7:10am starting October 8th.

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Club Schedules:

Early Act Meetings are held from 3:00-3:45pm in C-103
Meetings scheduled for:
Thursday, November 14 and 21
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Chess Club will meet Wednesday, November 13th and 20th
from 3:00-3:45pm
Students should be picked up out front by the Main doors

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Math League
Meetings will be on Tuesdays from  3:00-4:00pm
November Meetings will be held on 11/5, 11/12,
11/19 and 11/26
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5th Grade Boys and Girls Running Club
Tuesdays 3:00-4:00pm
Running Club will meet on 11/5, 11/12, 11/19 and 11/26

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Student Council meets every other Thursday
from 7:00-7:35am starting 9/26/19

Yoga Club- Tuesdays @ 7:10am
in the Media Center
November Meeting Dates: 11/5 and 11/19

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PRMS Musical Rehearsal Schedule:

Our rehearsal schedule is posted on the PRMS Musical website here:

http://robbinsvilleprms.ss10.sharpschool.com/clubs/p_r_m_s_musical/rehearsal_information