Zukeran ES

Student Activities

All students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities whether they be athletic, academic or social in nature. These activities help to shape students and prepare them for the future as part of a well-rounded education.  At ZKES, extra-curricular activities are after-school clubs sponsored by staff members.   

Getting Home After School Sponsored Activities

All after-school clubs, with the exception of Safety Patrol, will meet on Tuesdays from 1345 - 1445.  Club sponsors will notify parents and students to exceptions to this schedule.  It is the parents' responsibility to arrange for their child's transportation at the conclusion of each club session.  


Arts & Crafts 

Toucans gain a greater appreciation of art as they developing their own skills.

Sponsor: Ms. Ruksc

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 3-5 (15)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Thursday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year
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Chorus/Choir 

Toucans gain a greater appreciation of music as they develop their own talents.

Sponsor: Ms. Goldsborough

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades: 3-5 (35)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Thursday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year
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Community Action 

Toucans develop a greater sense of community activism as they perform worthwhile deeds within our school community.

Sponsor: Mr. Smalls

 

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 3-5 (14)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Thursday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year
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Homework/Computer 

Students in Grades 1-3 meet for 1 hour to receive help with homework.  Once homework is complete, students are given computer time to access various educational websites for further enrichment.

Sponsor: Mr. Bernstein

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 1-3  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Tuesday,Friday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year
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Marathon/Running 

Toucans of all ages meet for 1 hour to walk, jog, or run around an on-campus course.  With each lap, toucans experience firsthand the benefits of exercise. 

Special Note: K-1 students must be accompanied by a parent.

Co-Sponsors: Ms. Frost & Ms. Ruksc

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades K - 5  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Monday  1345 - 1430 
SY Term: All Year
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Safety Patrol 

Toucans develop a greater appreciation of public service as they ensure others safely navigate campus.  Toucans are divided into four teams of eight.  Each team is responsible for duty one week per month. 

Sponsor: Nurse Taylor

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 4-5 (32)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday  0700-0740; 1340-1400 
SY Term: All Year
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Science/Geography 

Toucans develop a greater appreciation of science and geography as they engage in project-based learning.

Sponsor: Mr. Standridge

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 4-5 (20)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Thursday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year
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Sports/Dodge Ball 

Toucans engae in an American classic, dodge ball.  They play a safe version of the beloved game, all the while experiencing firsthand the benefits of physical activity.

Sponsor: Mr. Grubbs

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 3-5  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Tuesday  1345-1445 
SY Term: Fall
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Step 

Students engage in the popular dance/performance art of step.  As they enhance their sense of rhythm and style, they experience firsthand the benefits of movement.

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades: 3-5 (30)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Thursday  1345-1445 
SY Term: Fall
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Taiko Drum 

Toucans are given an opportunity to learn the art of Taiko drumming.  Taiko is a popular art form practiced extensively within Okinawa and across Japan.

Sponsor: Ms. Tasaki

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 1-2 (20)   
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Tuesday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year,1
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Taiko Drum 

Toucans are given the opportunity to learn the art of Taiko drumming.  Taiko is a popular art form practiced extensively within Okinawa and across Japan.

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grades 3-5 (20)  
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Tuesday  1345-1445 
SY Term: All Year
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Young Authors' Club 

Toucans in Grades 3-5 develop their writing skills in the Young Authors' Club.  It meets in the reading room (rear of the library adjacent to Ms. Goldsborough's room).

Sponsor: Ms. Hernandez

 
peopleIcon Open to: Grade Level: 3-5 Members: 10   
emailIcon Contact: 645.2576     


Thursday  1345-1445 
SY Term: Fall
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