Clubs and Organizations
Parents may decline participation (opt out) of their child in any club/organization offered at their school. The following are tentative clubs/organizations for the 2018-2019 school year. The “opt out” form is included with the Parent Guide signature document and should be returned to your child’s school.
Name of Club/Organization
Brief Description of Mission/Purpose
Brief Description of Past or Planned Activities
Kiwanis Kids (K-Kids)
K KIDS is a service organization sponsored by Marietta Kiwanis. Our purpose is to develop leadership skills of our students and to improve our community through service.
School based and community service projects
Girls on the Run
Over a period of 10 weeks, girls in the 3rd through 5th grade participate in an after-school program. Designed to allow every girl to recognize her inner strength, the Girls on the Run curriculum inspires girls to define their lives on their own terms.
The Girls on the Run lessons encourage positive emotional, social, mental and physical development.
The SRE Cheer Team consists of 2/3rd and 4/5th grade students whose mission is to represent the school with a spirit of support for all students, staff and the stakeholders of the Starfish community.
The SRE Cheer students are enthusiastic, dynamic, fun, and hard working.
Students demonstrate responsibility and model positive behaviors as they are stationed at various posts throughout the campus to assist with smooth student traffic flow and monitoring of student behavior.
Students patrol designated areas on campus.
Flag Patrol is an opportunity for students to take part in raising and lowering the US and GA flags each school day.
Flag patrol members raise and lower the flags every day.
Cub Scouts Pack 840
Provides an opportunity for students (boys and girls) to strengthen character, gain personal fitness and embrace good citizenship through structured STEM-based lessons and activities. Pack 840 meet after school.
Cub Scout Pack 840 offers students in first through fifth grades responsible fun and ample opportunities for adventure.
Girl Scout Troop 10726
Girl Scouts - a collection of engaging, challenging, and fun activities like earning badges, going on awesome trips, selling cookies, exploring science, getting outdoors, and doing community service projects. Troup 10726 meet here at Sawyer Road Elementary. Usually meets twice a month from 5-6:30 pm.
Troop 10726 activities are led by girls themselves, feature cooperative learning, and highlight learning by doing.
Promotes collaboration skills and knowledge. Student run.
Real world experiences to develop academic and social skills, including activities like running a small school store.
Students will explore various technologies and media to apply to real-world projects
Real world media projects as suggested from students using an inquiry approach
IB Exhibition Teams
Research teams will work on their PYP Exhibition
Fifth Grade PYP Exhibition
Green Team Environmental Club
Students learn about environmental issues related to recycling
Lead recycling projects throughout the school
Chorus members prepare for performances
PTA performances, Christmas performance on the Marietta Square.
Students are given extension activities in art
Art show on the Marietta Square
Students participate in extra PE activities
Participate in team building games.
Students use the scientific method to perform experiments
Sawyer Road Science Fair, Units of Inquiry extensions, Nature Trail planning and leadership
Oceaneer Theater Clubs
Students do readers theater and prepare for performances
Students will prepare for and perform plays/musicals.
Students will give input and provide education about the IB PYP for students, parents, and visitors
Serve as docents at IB activities and daily around the school.
Students read and prepare for the annual competition.
Participate in the district wide and regional reading bowls
Students will explore the Spanish culture and language.
Dance performances, community service projects. Develop additional literacy skills