Student Activities

Academic Bowl Team– Fourth and fifth graders interested in academic topics such as geography, math, history, literature, and science, will try-out for a limited number of spots on the team. The team practices after school throughout the year with several competitions with other CCSD schools. Sponsor:  Ruth Knott

Chorus– Fourth and fifth grade students may audition for chorus which meets for practice during the school day and after school during certain seasons of the school year. The chorus performs at various school events. Sponsor: David Boggs

Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl Team– The HRRB team is made up of fourth and fifth grader students. There is a try-out to become a member. The team meets once a week from September to January to discuss books on the Georgia Book Award list. The team competes in Mid-January against other district elementary schools. Sponsor: Jen Blakey

Junior Beta Club-To be inducted into the Junior Beta Club, the student must be a fifth grader who had all A’s in the first semester of the 2016-17 school year, met or exceeded the GCRCT in all areas,  and have his/her teacher’s recommendation with no office referrals.  Sponsor:  Holly Miller

Avery Play Production- This after school activity provides Avery students a chance to shine on the stage. Past productions have included Annie. Sponsor: Amy Youngblood

Science Olympiad– Students in third-fifth grade are invited to this after school activity centered around various science categories. The team meets on a regular basis throughout the school year and competes with other schools each spring. Sponsor: Jessica Lawson

Student Council– Developing leadership potential in our students by providing service opportunities, and to give students a voice in the leadership direction of the school. Sponsors: Angie Mason and Cathi Johnson

Technology Club– Avery Tech Club meets afterschool on various days. Students will learn how to film & edit movies, create PowerPoint with pizzazz, improve digital photography skills, and much more. Students with an excitement for technology should consider joining this 3-5 club. Sponsors: Jennifer Azarraga and Tracy Lang

Avery News Crew– 5th grade has the opportunity to experience real world broadcasting while sharing school’s news/announcements with students and staff. Sponsors: Jennifer Blakey and Katherine Wallace