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Clubs and Activities


Children's Fine Art Classes

Sponsor: Jennifer Wempe | Email

The art activities are through the related arts classes. Many students have won art awards from Silver Keys for Scholastics to local competitions, such as the Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) and Kentucky Derby Museum and Festival art contests. Sponsored by the Louisville Visual Art Association.

Elephant Eaters

Sponsor: Ivory Rollins | Email
Youth Services Center Coordinator

Organized Energy—Career Exploration and Development; Substance Abuse Education and Counseling; Family Crisis and Mental Health Counseling. This program is for 7th and 8th grade girls only.

Every 1 Reads

Sponsor: Ivory Rollins | Email
Youth Services Center Coordinator

Members from our community volunteer their time in the morning to work 30 mintues with students who need help with reading. We are very fortunate to have this opportunity for students to receive one-on-one help with their reading abilities.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

This is a student-led group. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) meets on Tuesday mornings in the gym before school starts. Each week, there is a featured speaker. The Kentuckiana website for FCA is http://www.fcakyin.org/

Just Between Teens

Sponsor: Ivory Rollins | Email
Youth Services Center Coordinator

Facilitator/Creator: Renee Appling
Offered to our sixth- and seventh-grade girls, it's a problem-solving/conflict-resolution forum to learn and share from each other and to express innermost deepest emotions and feelings on a wide range of topics.

Peer Mediation

Sponsor: Ivory Rollins | Email
Youth Services Center Coordinator

Peer mediation is a group where students are trained in mediation and work one-on-one with students who submit forms for a need for mediation.

Peer Tutors

Sponsor: Tyler Lincks | Email

This is an elective class for seventh and eighth graders where students apply to be peer tutors rather than taking related arts classes. Responsibilities include teaching one-on-one and in small groups. Peer tutors are expected to be excellent role models for students on the Discovery Team.

Quick Recall

Academic Competition Coordinator: Jodi Cox | Email
Sponsor: Alex Deaton | Email

Our Quick Recall Team members outsmart all the other schools in the district. They have regular practices and meets throughout the fall semester. They are the tops here!

Real Men

Sponsor: Urban League by the YSC

Career Exploration and Development; Substance Abuse Education and Counseling, Family Crisis and Mental Health Counseling. This program is for all boys after school.

Robotics

Sponsor: Cheri Edwards | Email

Students design and build robots using math, science, engineering, and technology principles. Robotics challenges students in activities using today's technologies. It is an excellent tool to teach systematic problem-solving and design strategies.

Student Technology Leadership Program

Sponsor: Shannon Thomas | Email

Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) is an after-school, sponsored activity where students learn computer skills in software applications and troubleshooting. The students will make technology projects for display (No Cell Phones project ). There is the possibility of attending a summer camp through JCPS.

Yearbook

Sponsor: Cheri Edwards | Email

The JTMS yearbook staff consists of seventh and eighth graders who decide the theme and layout of the yearbook. They learn accounting and marketing skills as they work together to finish the yearbook. Interviews are held for the next year's staff in May.