• CLUB SCHEDULES
    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    ART CLUB Grade 7/8 Rm 107 Mrs. Maikits ART CLUB Grade 5/6 Rm 107 Mrs. Maikits Builders/Community Serivce Club 2:40-3:10 815 Mrs. Wilson Multicultural Club 2:40-3:30, Rm 615 Mr. Ruggeri and Ms. Kapadia Handbells, Friday, 7:15-7:55, Gr 6-8, Rm 112 Ms Daniel
    Math Madness, 2:40-3:30, Gr 6-8, Rm 610 Mr. Gratton

    Spanish Club   

    2:45 - 3:45 Rm 115, Mrs. Axtmayer

    Math Counts      Starting 11/7, 2:33-3:45, Mrs. Long French Club Every other Thursday, 2:40-3:45 Gr 5-8, Room 809, Mme Braun, Mme Roth Next mtng 10/25 African American Culture Club 3rd Friday of Every Mont 7:20am Audion Mr. Weeks
    Newspaper Club, 2:40-3:45, Gr 5-8, Library, Mr. Eickhoff Science Olympiad 2:33-3:30, Rm 717, Mr. Viviani   Reading Olympics, every other Thursday, 2:50-3:50, Gr 5-8, Rm 616, Mr. Ruggeri  
    Homework Club 2:40-3:45pm RM 811 Kapadia Homework Club 2:40-3:45pm RM 808 Mrs. Pettia Homework Club 2:40-3:45pm RM 611 Peffle Homework Club 2:40-3:45pm RM 700 Perry  

    Valley Forge Positive (YANA - You are not Alone) 2:30-3:30, Gr 5-8, Rm 612, Mr. DiMarino

           
    GSA                    2:33-3:30, Rm 613, Mr. Hampton Speech and Debate Club Room 615B 2:34 until 3:30 PM      
             

     

    African American Culture Club

    The African American Culture Club is open to all students interested in learning more about historical and contemporary topics regarding African American students.

    Day(s): Third Friday of the month

    Time: 7:20-7:45am

    Location: Audion

    Sponsor: Mr. Weeks

     

    Art Club

    Students will work independently and collaboratively on projects using a variety of media and techniques. Art Club will be available to the first 20 students who sign up outside of Room 107 every art club day. You must sign up every week to stay. If school is closed, art club will be made up on Wednesday the same week.

    Day(s): Tuesday for Grades 5&6, Monday for Grades 7&8

    Time: 2:40-3:30pm

    Location: Room 107

    Sponsor: Mrs. Maikits

     

    Chess Club

    Chess club is a place where students review chess rules, learn strategies and tactics, and play in a relaxed atmosphere.

    When this club begins, additional information will be posted.

     

    Coding Club

    Coding Club provides introductory opportunities to students in computer application coding.

    When this club begins, additional information will be posted.

     

    Community Service

    Community Service Club provides opportunities for students to work together in service to school & community, to develop leadership potential, and to foster development of strong moral character.

    Day(s): Thursday

    Time: 2:40-3:10pm

    Grades: 5-8

    Location: Room 815

    Sponsor: Mrs. Wilson

     

    Forensics

    Forensics, in the formal sense of the word, refers to public debates or formal argumentation suitable for a court of law. Forensics at the middle school level, provides an opportunity for students to be involved in various forms of public speaking and compete at the Chester County Forensics Tournament in the spring.

    When this club begins, additional information will be posted.

     

    French Club

    French club is open to all students interested in learning more about French culture and language in a relaxed environment.

    Day(s): Thursday, every other

    Time: 2:40-3:45pm

    Grades: 5-8

    Location: Room 818

    Sponsor: Mme. Braun and Mme. Roth

     

    Handbells

    Handbells is a music ensemble where each student is responsible for 2 bells. The music looks like a piece of piano music, but no music reading skills are necessary to participate. You will be taught how to read the music, as well as ring the bells.

    Day(s): Friday

    Time: 7:15-7:55

    Grade(s): 7-8

    Location: Room 112

    Sponsor: Ms. Daniel

     

    Homework Club

    Homework club provides an opportunity for students to do their work in the school environment with the support of a teacher and access to valuable resources for work completion. 

    Day(s): Monday-Thursday

    Time: 2:40-3:45

    Grade(s): 5-8

    Sponsors:

    Ms. Kapadia – Mon, room 811

    Mrs. Pettia – Tue, room 808

    Mrs. Peffle – Wed, room 611

    Mrs. Perry – Thu, room 700

     

    Junior Model UN

    Junior Model UN is an academically challenging club that introduces students to the world of international relations and diplomacy. The application process begins in late-November and meetings for selected students will begin in December.

    When this club begins, additional information will be posted.

     

    Mathcounts

    Mathcounts is national middle school competitive mathematics program that promotes mathematics achievement through a series of fun and engaging "bee" style contests.

    Day(s): Wednesday

    Time: 2:40-4:15

    Grade(s): 6-8

    Location: Audion

    Sponsor: Mrs. A. Long

     

     

    Math Madness

    Math Madness will meet once per week between 9/23-12/15 to compete online in a math contest against other middle schools across the country.

    Day(s): Monday

    Time: 2:40-3:30

    Grade(s): 6-8

    Location: 610

    Sponsor: Mr. Gratton

     

    Multicultural Club

    The Multicultural Club provides an opportunity for students in grades 5-8 to meet every other week with other students who are interested in promoting awareness of and appreciation for different cultures.

    Day(s): Thursday, every other

    Time: 2:40-3:30

    Grade(s): 5-8

    Location: 616

    Sponsor: Mr. Ruggeri and Ms. Kapadia

     

    Newspaper Club

    Newspaper Club is open to any student with an interest in learning how to seek news stories, complete interviews, gather facts, and compose news articles to be published in our school newspaper, The Forger. Students are expected to, use multiple resources to write about school events as assigned, properly complete the editing, revising, and saving process, and meet all deadlines for rough and final drafts.

    Day(s): Monday

    Time: 2:40-3:45

    Grade(s): 5-8

    Location: Library

    Sponsor: Mr. Eickhoff

     

    Reading Olympics

    Provides an opportunity for students in grades, 5,6,7, or 8, who enjoy reading to meet every other week with other avid readers. Students will read books in teams and represent Valley Forge Middle School in a country-wide competition where they will answer questions about the books they have read.

    Day(s): Thursday, every other

    Time: 2:40-3:30

    Grade(s): 5-8

    Location: 616

    Sponsor: Mr. Ruggeri

     

    Running Club

    Running Club is open to any student in grades 6-8 with an interest in running. No previous experience is needed and all ability levels are welcome. Students should bring a change of clothes and sneakers for each club meeting.

    Day(s): Monday and Wednesday (September-October and April-May)

    Time: 2:40-3:30

    Grade(s): 5-8

    Location: outside/blacktop

    Sponsor: Mrs. Lacon and Ms. Young

     

     

    Science Olympiad Club

    Team competition in which students compete in events pertaining to various scientific disciplines, including earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering. 

    When this club begins, additional information will be posted.

     

    Valley Forge Positive

    Students meet to discuss current school topics and to support a positive school climate at VFMS.

    Day(s): Monday

    Time: 2:30-3:30

    Grade(s): 5th-8th

    Location: Room 612

    Sponsor: DiMarino