Extra Curricular

Club Name: Robotics
Advisor: Mr. B. Gamsey, teacher/coach
Description: Students will participate and prepare for the international FIRST LEGO LEAGUE (FLL) tournament. FLL involves 3 components... research, designing/programming a robot out of LEGO pieces, and Core Values (teamwork and spirit). The robot must complete as many specific missions as possible in 2-1/2 minutes. Additionally, we participate in the U.S. Navy's underwater robotics program called, SeaPerch. Students will build an underwater robot that will accomplish the tasks of an underwater obstacle course.
Who is Eligible? 7th and 8th grade students who are recommended by their 6th grade science teachers
Grades Eligible? 7th and 8th
Where & When do you meet? 0 Period (7:15AM) - Monday-Friday. Room 205

Club Name: C.H.A.M.P.S Volleyball Program

Advisor: Donna Morgan Coach

Description: In the Volleyball program students interested must try out to be in the program. These

 students must have intermediate level of skills in volleyball. In this program students will participate in varrious level of volleyball drills, tournament competions that will prepare them for the competitve Middle School Volleyball Le

ague in the winter session. Only 15 students are picked to play on the Marine Park Volleyball team. During this session the team will play against other skills in Brooklyn Division. Last year Marine Parks Volleyball team was the best school undefeated and played in the semi-finals againt Queens Divison. We lost by three points but our team was proud how well we did.

Who is Eligible? Try outs for the Volleyball Program To be able to play on the volleyball Middle School Volleyball League in winter session

Grades Eligible? 6, 7, & 8
Where & When do you meet?: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday Fall and Winter Session Volleyball and Spring sesion Tennis. Marine Park Girls Gymnasium

Club Name: ELLs support
Advisor: Ms. O'Connell
Description: The program is designed to support students learning English as a New Language. The emphasis of the program will be on reading/math and homework support with technology enrichment opportunities. Students will receive a snack after school. First, students will report to a half an hour literature/technology enrichment class. Next, they will have homework assistance and then work on either math or reading lessons to help them improve in that area. After the academic hour, students will be presented with an enrichment class focused on schools skills curriculum.
Who is Eligible? Students designated as English Language Learners (ELLs) and former ELLs.
Grades Eligible? 6, 7 & 8
Where & When do you meet?: Wednesday-Thursday 2.20 to 4. Room 338

Club Name: Builders Club
Advisor: Mrs. Kieran
Description: The Builders Club is the service organization at Marine Park Intermediate School. We support various charities through a variety of service projects.
Who is Eligible? ANYONE!!!!
Grades Eligible? 6, 7 & 8
Where & When do you meet?: Days and Times Vary. Room 119

Club Name: School Dramatic Production
Advisor: Mrs. Amy Wilkinson
Description: We read, analyze , fully design and stage a full length play.
Who is Eligible? Drama students, grades 6-8 are invited to audition in late October
Grades Eligible? 6, 7 & 8
Where & When do you meet?: Tuesday-Friday 2:20-4/5:00. Drama room