CENTRAL TREE CLUBS


 

Mountain Bike Club: 

Coordinator: Chris Stark

Description of Club:  The Mountain Bike Club is dedicated to building and preserving bike trails in the central Massachusetts region.  The team rides, builds confidence, stamina and overall understanding of mountain biking.  The Bike Club consists of two teams of participants determined by their riding ability, consisting of the Intermediate/Beginner Team and Advanced Team.  Practices are typically held on Monday and Thursday afternoons after school.   Christopher_Stark@wrsd.net

Student Council:

Coordinator: Sabrina Heiniluoma

Description of Club:  The Student Council consists of a student-elected group of sixth, seventh and eighth grade students. Meetings are held on the first day 2 of every month during D Block and after school on alternating Wednesdays. This group meets throughout the school year.    sabrina_heiniluoma@wrsd.net  https://sites.google.com/a/wrsd.net/ctms/home

 

AV CREW:

Coordinator:  Debra Culberson

https://sites.google.com/a/wrsdk12.net/ctms-a-v-crew/

Ski Club:

Coordinator: Robin Tarani

Description of Club:  The Ski club ski/snowboards  on Monday afternoons immediately after school between January and March at Mt. Wachusett Ski Mountain.  Buses pick club members up at school and transport students to the mountain.  This is a Rutland Recreation event.

National Junior Honor Society:

Coordinator: Kerrie Ward and Betsy Wood

Description of Group:  The National Junior Honor Society meets a minimum of once a month, during Advisory periods and after school.  Students are eligible for NJHS if they meet academic criteria outlined in the Student Handbook. Students vote on community service organizations and work together to volunteer their time as well as raise funds for their chosen organization.  Possible volunteer opportunities include: 6th grade tutoring during advisory, boxtop trimming and counting and dance ticket/snack sales.    

 Yearbook Club:

Coordinators: Jen Flanagan

Description of Club:  The Yearbook Club meets throughout the school year to put together the CTMS Yearbook which is distributed to students in June.  Students meet to decide page layout formats, photographs to be used etc.  The Photography Club works in tandem with the Yearbook Club and supplies the pictures for the yearbook while learning how to take good pictures along the way.  This group meets occasionally in the fall and more frequently as deadlines approach throughout the winter and spring seasons.    

National Junior Art Honor Society:

Coordinators: Deb Backstrom

Description of Club:  The National Junior Art Honor Society meets once a week afterschool.  Students are chosen by the Art teacher and must meet the following criteria:  students must maintain a B average in Art class and; students must conduct themselves with excellence and pursue all art endeavors with excellence.  Students work on a variety of artistic projects including designing the yearbook cover, working on school murals, designing and completing bulletin board displays, working on art shows, uploading art to Artsonia (the online student art museum).  Deb_Backstrom@wrsd.net

Artsonia:  On-line Student Art Museum

Coordinator:  Deb Backstrom

Description:  CTMS is a member of Artsonia, www.artsonia.com, the largest online student art museum, which showcases artwork from thousands of schools around the world.  Artsonia's goals are to develop students' pride and self-esteem, increase their multicultural understanding through art and involve parents and relatives in student education and accomplishments. Permission from parent/guardians is required before art can be showcased on this site

 

Track/Cross Country:

Description of Sport:  The CTMS Track and Cross Country team meets between early September and late October each year.  Practices take place on a daily basis, from Monday to Friday with several competitions held during the season.  All participants need a signed parent permission slip and physical on file at the time of sign ups.

Field Hockey:

Description of Sport:  The CTMS Field Hockey Team meets between early September and late October each year. Practices take place on a daily basis, from Monday to Friday with several games held throughout the season.  All       participants need a signed parent permission slip and physical on file at the time of sign ups.

 

Boys/Girls Soccer:  The Soccer teams meet between early September to late October each year.  Practices take place weekly and the coaches provide a schedule

Basketball:

Description of Sport:  The Boy's and Girl's Basketball teams meet between late November and February Vacation. Practices take place on a daily basis, from Monday to Friday and several games are held throughout the season starting in January.  All participants need a signed parent permission slip and physical on file at the time of sign ups.

Cheerleading:

Description of Sport:  The CTMS Cheerleading squad meets between late November and early March. Practices take place on a daily basis, from Monday to Friday.  This squad attends all home and away basketball games and also  participates in cheering competitions outside of the basketball season.  All participants need a signed parent permission slip and physical on file at the time of sign ups. 

Baseball/Softball:   

Description of Sport:  The CTMS Baseball and Softball teams meet from April to June each year.  Practices take place on a daily basis, from Monday to Friday and several games are held throughout the season.  All participants           need a signed parent permission slip and physical on file at the time of sign ups.

 

 



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