Clubs and Activities

NRSD Extracurricular Activity Registration Form

Parents are responsible for completing and returning to the school a Student Emergency and Health Record annually, an Extracurricular Activity Registration Form each session, and, if their child has a medical condition, providing medication orders and a health care plan to the school nurse. Parents are also responsible for ensuring that their child brings/carries his/her emergency medications to all extracurricular activities, or must provide a supply to the activity advisor.

FSS Clubs and Activities Calendar

Please reference the FSS Clubs and Activities Calendar in order to see when clubs are meeting. Please note, meeting times can change, so please contact the club advisor with any questions.




2020-2021 American Sign Language Club (ASL)
Advisors: Ms. Scudiere & Ms. Richards
Grade Levels: K-2
Meeting Dates: 1/26/21 - 4/13/21

Meeting Times: Tuesdays 4:00-4:30 
Location: Virtual

Students learn the basics of sign language through drills and activities.



2020-2021 American Sign Language Club (ASL)
Advisors: Mrs. Clericuzio and Mrs. Hendley
Grade Levels: 3 & 4
Dates: 1/13/21 - 3/31/21

Meeting Times: Wednesdays 3:30-4:00
Location: Virtual

Students learn the basics of sign language through drills and activities.



2020-2021 American Sign Language Club
Advisor: Mrs. Clericuzio

Grade Levels: 5-8
Meeting Dates: 1/13/21 - 3/31/21

Meeting Times: Wednesdays 3:00-4:30
Location: Virtual

Students will learn ASL beyond the basics.


2020-2021 Chorus Elementary
Advisor: Mrs. Frederick
Grade Levels: 4&5
Meeting Times: Cohort B & RLA: 3:00-3:30, Mondays
       Cohort A & RLA: 3:00-3:30, Thursdays
Location: Virtual

Grades 4 & 5 Chorus is open to students in the 4th and 5th grade interested in singing. For more information and to get the link to the Chorus Google Meet, please email Mrs. Frederick. 


2020-2021 Chorus Middle
Advisor: Mrs. Frederick
Grade Levels: 6-8
Meeting Dates: October 2020- June 2021
Meeting Times: 7:45- 8:30 am, Wednesdays
Location: Virtual

Chorus is open to students in 6th through 8th grade interested in singing. For more information and to get the link to the Chorus Google Meet, please email Mrs. Frederick. 



2020-2021 GSA
Advisor: Mrs. Liz Miller
Grade Levels: 6-8
Meeting Dates: October 2020- June 2021
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 7:30-8:15 am
Location: Virtually
Website: GSA


GSA is a club that provides a place of support for LGBTQ+ students and their straight allies. Any 6th-8th graders are welcome to join us virtually on Wednesday mornings at 7:30. If you're interested, email Mrs. Miller to get invited to our Google Classroom so you'll have the link to attend!


Intro. to Band
Advisor: Mr. Kelly
Grade Levels: Grade 4
Meeting Times: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00-8:40 am
       Wednesdays, 3:00-3:45
Location: Virtual

Intro. to Band provides grade 4 students with the opportunity to learn the basics of playing an instrument, reading music, and performing with an ensemble.



2020-2021 Investors Club
Advisor: Mr. Caliguiri
Grade Levels: 5-8
Meeting Dates: October 2020 - April 2021
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 7:45-8:15
Location: Virtual


The Florence Sawyer School Stock Market Club is an investors’ club open to students in Grades 5 to 8.  We will meet virtually this year. Club members will work in teams or as solo investors as they play The Stock Market Game.  Each team or individual investor begins the season with $100,000 dollars of game money to invest in real time with real stocks.  As the season progresses, traders research new stocks, track their investments, and adjust their positions.  Each session will begin with a financial mini-lesson about stocks and investing.  Contact the advisor, Mr. Caligiuri, if you have any questions.



2020-2021 Jazz Club
Advisor: Mr. Kelly
Grade Levels: 6-8
Meeting Times: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:00-3:45
Location: Virtually

Jazz band allows musicians to come together virtually and challenge their skills with Jazz music.


2020-2021 Kindness Club
Advisors: Ms. Richards and Ms. Scudiere
Grade Levels: 3-8
Meeting Dates: 2/24/21 - 5/26/21
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00
Location: Virtually

The Kindness Club, led by a group of Middle School peer leaders, work together to encourage and spread random acts of kindness throughout the Florence Sawyer School. The activities done throughout the year lead to a school wide celebration during Kindness Week.


2021 LEGO Robotics (Closed for fall, restarting in Spring)
Advisor: Michelle Tuck
Grade Levels: 5-8
Meeting Times: 
Location: Virtually
Website: Lego Robotics

 

FIRST Lego League is a robotics club for students in grades 5-8. FIRST stands for “for inspiration and recognition of science and technology.”  It is a worldwide robotics competition for elementary to high school students with 450 teams in MA. The task is to design, build and program a fully autonomous robot to complete missions in a competition. Students are also required to complete a research project on the game theme which changes every year.  The project involves innovating with an existing technology or coming up with a new idea and presenting the idea to a group. Tolearn more, email fssfll18300@gmail.com. New team members are welcome to join the team in mid-March at the start of our spring season, we do not accept new teammates other times of the year.  Parent involvement is required (for coaching, project work and/or fundraising, no experience necessary).



2020-2021 Math Olympiad-Elementary
Advisors: Mrs. Walsh-Fortin
Grade Levels: 4-6
Meeting Dates: October 2020 - April 2021
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00         
Location: Virtual

Math Mathematical Olympiads for Elementary grades 4-5 and Middle School grades 6-8 (MOEMS) is a program that provides opportunities for students to engage in creative problem solving activities which develop a student's ability to reason, to be logical, to be resourceful, and occasionally to be ingenious. Each week students will be preparing for five monthly Olympiad contests. MOEMS awards for individuals and teams will be distributed at the end of the year.


2020-2021 Math Olympiad-Middle School

Advisor: Mrs. Walsh-Fortin
Grade Levels: 7-8
Meeting Dates: October 2020 - April 2021
Meeting Times: Wednesdays 7:30 am-8:15 am
Location: Virtual

Math Mathematical Olympiads for Elementary grades 4-5 and Middle School grades 6-8 (MOEMS) is a program that provides opportunities for students to engage in creative problem solving activities which develop a student's ability to reason, to be logical, to be resourceful, and occasionally to be ingenious. Each week students will be preparing for five monthly Olympiad contests. MOEMS awards for individuals and teams will be distributed at the end of the year.


2020-2021 Model UN
Advisor: Mr. Keaveney
Grade Levels: 6-8
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 3:15- 4:00
Location: Virtual


Students from across the Nashoba Regional School District will participate in virtual simulations representing nations. Students will have the option to participate in one or two middle school conferences during the year.



2020-2021 Spanish Club 
Advisor: Mr. Breslau
Grade Levels: 7
Meeting Dates: October 2020 - March 2021
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 2:50-3:30
Location: Virtual

 
Come learn Spanish and have fun at the same time. (For 7th graders only.)



2019-2020 Student Council
Advisor: Mrs. Thea Tully
Grade Levels: 6-8
Meeting Dates: October 2020 - June 2021
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00
Location: Virtual

The Student Council is involved in many activities that help both the members of our school community and the community at-large. As an active organization we have put on dances, organized special functions, raised funds to benefit FSS as well as other worthy charities, and we promote student involvement in the issues that affect our school. Students are elected to positions and elections are held in late October/early October.