Extracurricular Activities

Many exciting activities, events and programs take place throughout the year at Grassland Elementary School. Check out the many ways that your kids can get involved!

Before & After School Activities

For student athletes transitioning to middle school, please visit the WCS Interscholastic Athletics page (WCS Website) for information and all required forms needed to be eligible for tryouts and participation in athletic programs or activities.

A maximum of 20 students are chosen each school year from fourth and fifth grades to serve as school and community leaders. BE NICE Council and Ms. Landa coordinate our school’s community service projects each year. Previous service projects include our annual Kids Care Drive to collect toiletries for Williamson County Schools social workers to distribute to WCS families, Feed America First food drives, and collecting pet supplies to donate to the Williamson County Animal Center.

Feed America First Food Drive is from November 8th through November 14th.

Feed America First Flyer

Sponsor: Stacey Landa, School Counselor

Fourth and Fifth grade Grassland Elementary students are invited and encouraged to participate in a special choral performing group that also includes drama and choreography. The group meets before school from 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM on Tuesday mornings in the music room. They perform throughout the year for our community and represent our  family well.

Sponsors: Christy Summey, Pam Raney, and Dene Williams

Grassland’s Music Programs Schedule

The Fitness Alliance will meet in the gym on scheduled Wednesday mornings from 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM.  The Fitness Alliance is open to GES Staff as well as students in 4th and 5th grade.

Sponsor:  Coach K and Coach Frison

Fitness Alliance Schedule

Students participate in Running Group for approximately six weeks at Grassland Elementary. Students may also participate in The Color Run, usually scheduled for early May. For more information, please email the Running Group (Email).

Sponsors: Ashlie Erie

Science Society is open to 3rd and 4th grade students. Meetings and/or field trips occur each month. Field trips are to Owl’s Hill while meetings involve hands on science activities and experiments.  Please check the schedule for the Science Society time and dates.

Sponsor:

This is a fun and relaxing group for 2nd through 5th graders. Students learn about the foundations of music and music theory, the history of the ukulele, and learn to play some great songs. Students do not need a ukulele to participate. Mrs. Peluso has some to loan during meetings.  Novice and advanced students are welcome! Meetings are on Tuesday mornings for beginning ukulele and on Wednesday mornings for intermediate ukulele at 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM.

Sponsor: Nancy Peluso

Third and Fourth  grade students are invited to join the Grassland Elementary STEM Squad. Members will explore the T and E in STEM – Technology and Engineering. Students will practice basic coding, problem solving, and creativity.

Sponsor: Elvia Klym