Activities & Costs

The following is a list of activities, events, and sports that we anticipate offering the next school year and the anticipated cost of participating. It is being provided now to help families make choices and budget accordingly. Activities are usually available to students at the respective grades. Activities that are offered change from year to year due to interest, time, cost, and obtaining an organizer.

Activity/Event/Sport
Dates
Grades
Approximate Cost
Archery Team
January-February
4-8
$25
Art Club
September-May
6-8
$8, Optional t-shirt - $9
Art Club
January-May
3-5
$8, Optional t-shirt - $9
Back to School Bash (Booster Club sponsored)
September
4K-8
Concessions available
Band
September-June
4-8
Shirt - $18 Instrument (purchase or lease) Music - $8Field trip - $22
Battle of the Books
December-February
7
$0
Book Fair (Booster Club Sponsored)
March
4K-8
Prices vary
Boys' Basketball
November-February
6-8
$50 uniform deposit - Basketball shoes required
Car Wash (8th grade)
September
 
$5-8 donation per car
Cheerleading
October-February
6-8
$50 uniform deposit - Specific shoes - $30 Spanks - $15
Chess Fall, Winter, Spring 1-8 $80
Chorus
September-June
4-8
Shirt - $18 (no additional cost if in band)Field trip - $22 (no additional cost if in band)
Engineering Fall, Winter, Spring 1-6 $80
Family Field Trip
Varies
 
$45 per person
Exploratories
 
7-8
$0 - $12
Field Trips Varies 4K-8 We try to keep the cost (with transportation) to less than $15 per trip 
Friday Ice Cream
September-May
3-8
50¢ - $2
Garden Club Flower Sale
April/May
 
Prices vary
Girls' Basketball
October-November
6-8
$50 uniform deposit - Basketball shoes required
Graduation Cap & Gown
April
8
$20
Graduation Photos
March
8
$15-25
Halloween Spooktacular
October
All ages
$6-10 per person
Intermediate Field Trips (about 2/yr)
October-May
3-5
$5-$15
Leadership Council
September-June
6-8
$0
Market Day (PTO sponsored)
August-June
 
According to purchase
Math Night
Fall
4K-2, 3-5
$0
Me & My Gal Outing (Booster Club sponsored)
TBD
4K-8
$7 per person
Me & My Guy Dance (Booster Club sponsored)
April
4K-8
$7 per person
Middle School Dances (2)
Fall & Winter
6-8
$5 per student Concessions available
Mother’s Day Tea
May
5K
$0
MS Field Trip to Miller Park
May
6-8
$18
MS Incentive Field Trips (about 2/yr)
October-March
6-8
$5 - $15
Music Department Pancake Breakfast
November
 
$5 per person
Open House
August
4K-8
$0
Outdoor Education - Timberlee
January
6
$50
Picnic with the Parents
May
4K-2
$2.50 per person, $0 per school child
Primary Field Trips (about 3/yr)
October-May
4K-2
$5-$15
Reading Night
Spring
4K-2, 3-5
$0
Red Hot Balloon Dancing in the Schools
March
All ages
$20 per person
Red Out Fundraiser
March
4K-8
$10 donation
Robotics Club Varies 2-8 $0
School Pictures
October
4K-8
$15
Science Night (Booster Club sponsored)
Winter
K-5
$0
Ski Club
January-February
K-8
$100-175 per person
Softball (Boys’ & Girls’)
September-October
6-8
$25 uniform deposit. Appropriate shoes required
Spaghetti Dinner
February
All ages
$5 per person
Spirit Wear
September
4K-8
$10-25
Student Variety Show
March
4-8
$0
Taffy Apple Sale (8th grade)
October
 
$1.50-3.50 per apple
Time For 2
Once per quarter
4K
$0
Track
April-May
6-8
$50 uniform deposit. Appropriate shoes required
Volleyball (Boys' & Girls')
February-March
6-8
$50 uniform deposit. Appropriate shoes & knee pads required
Warhammer Club Monthly 5-8 $0 to join,  Outings or items might have additional costs
Chicago Overnight Trip
June
8
$250 per person