DCC Elementary Clubs and Activities | Academy School District 20


 2019/2020 Clubs

Battle of the Books

Students will read a list of challenging books and then go to a regional competition at Colorado College. The official book list can be found at thePikes Peak Regional Battle of the Books site. Although only 5th graders compete, students can start reading the books in any grade.

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Grades: 5th Grade

2019-2020 Dates: TBD

Time: 3:15-4:15

Location: Room 116

Fees: TBD after team selection

Sponsors:  Mrs. Boaz and Mrs. Knox

Club sponsers will pass out permissions slips with detailed information on Battle of the Books in October.

Art Club

Art Club is an extra-curricular after school club for 3rd-5th grade students who seek to learn and experience different art mediums other than those in their current unit of inquiries.

art.png Grades: 3-5

2019-2020 Dates:
Session I :: Tuesdays Sept. 24 - Dec. 17
Session II :: Tuesdays Feb 4 - Apr. 28 

Time: 3:15-4:30

Location: Room 107 (Art classroom)
Fees: $15 per session

Sponsor: Mrs. Wood

Please see Mrs. Wood for a permission slip.


Our intramurals sports programs are designed to help students learn new sports or improve existing skills in familiar sports. Permission slips for each offering will be made available a few weeks prior to beginning.

Boys and Girls Volleyball

Grades: 4th and 5th grade (max 24 students)

Dates: TBD

Time: 3:15-4:15 PM

Location: Elementary Gym

Sponsor: Mr. Krich

4th and 5th Grade Girls Basketball

Grades: 4th and 5th grade (max 24 students)


Time: 3:15-4:15 PM

Location: Elementary Gym

Sponsor: Mr. Krich

4th and 5th Grade Boys Basketball

Grades: 4th and 5th grade (max 24 students)

2019-2020 Dates: November 11, 12, 13, 14 18, 19, 20, 21

Time: 3:15-4:20 PM

Location: Elementary Gym

Sponsor: Mr. Krich
Boys Basketball Permission Slip

Kindness and Compassion Club

-This club is full for the 2019-2020 school year-

The Kindness and Compassion Club is a club that promotes kindness and compassion throughout the school. Club members will explore, practice and implement acts of kindness and compassion. KC Club members will also take action by showing kindness and compassion in the community.

KC Club.jpg Grades: K-5

2019-2020 Dates: 
Sept. 4, 18; Oct. 2, 16; Nov. 6, 20; Dec 4, 18; Jan 15, 29; Feb. 12, 26; Apr. 8, 22

Time: 3:15-4:15

Location: Room 115 (Mrs. Studen's classroom)

Sponsors: Mrs. Studen and Mrs. Hansen

Math Club

Math club is a teacher recommended extra-curricular club for students in grades 3-5 that would benefit from additional assistance and support. Math club is limited in size to meet the varying needs of it's participants. 

Grades: 3-5

2019-2020 Dates: TBD

Time: 3:15-4:15 PM

Location: Room 124

Sponsor:  Mrs. Neal

Students that are invited to join math club will receive information from Mrs. Neal later in the school year.

Music Clubs

DCC offers several music related clubs, including World Choir, All State Choir, Talent Show, & Spring Musical.

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Location: Music Room

Sponsor: Ms. Ford

Student Council

Elementary Student Council members are responsible for modeling leadership at DCC. Members will collaborate, encourage, and share ideas for taking positive action both at school and in our community.  Student Council will sponsor activities that embody the IB philosophy and support our community's social and emotional growth.  

Student Council members will be responsible for participating in student council sponsored events whenever possible. Officers are elected by the elementary student body. Classroom representatives are elected by their class.


Grades: KF-5

2019-2020 Dates: TBD

Time: Most activities during school

Location: TBD

Fees: $0

Sponsor: Mrs. Crosby

Tech Club

DCC Tech Club explores various tech skills such as coding and digital collaboration using programs such as code.org, Kodeable and Typing Pal.

spanish-club.jpg Grades: 3-5

2019-2020 Dates: Oct. 9, 30; Nov. 6, 20; Dec. 4, 18; Jan. 15, 29; Feb. 12, 26; Mar. 11; Apr. 1, 15

Time: 3:15-4:15 PM

Location: Room 105

Fees: $0

Sponsor: Mrs. Shutters

Please see Mrs. Shutters for an application

Tuesday Thunder Walking Club 

To promote health, wellness and a balanced lifestyle within the DCC community, students and staff will take morning walks together around campus. Students should wear appropriate athletic shoes to participate.

Walking Club.jpgGrades: 1st-5th

2019-2020 Dates: 
September 10, 17, 24; October 1, 8, 22, 29; November 5, 12, 19; March 10, 31; April 7, 14, 28; May 5, 12

Time: 7:45 - 8:05

Location: Meet in Spiral Plaza by the obelisk

Sponsors: Mrs. Hill and Mrs. Metz

Download Thunder Walkers Permission Slip


Students will take part in creating the yearbook by taking photographs of events, interviewing students for stories, quotes and polls, and assisting in the overall design of the yearbook.

Yearbook.jpg Grades: 3-5 (max 15 students)

2019-2020 Dates: TBD

Time: 3:15-4:15

Location: TBD

Fee: $25

Sponsor:Mrs. Crosby

Please see Mrs. Crosby for an application.