F.R.E.S.H at GMES
As in past years, GMES continues to offer various after school clubs for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. The following clubs share the mindset of the F.R.E.S.H. (Fauquier Reaches for Excellence in School Health) program. These clubs will be sponsored through a FRESH grant again this year. Please consider signing your child up for one of these clubs as we continue to reach for excellence in school health here in Fauquier County and at GMES. Club space is limited. A note will be sent home to show which club your child was chosen to participate in and a reminder of the start date. Clubs run for 8 weeks.
The clubs being offered this fall are:
Cooking Club with Ms. Queen - (supports and enhances mental health and overall wellness and well-being) – This club is open to 4th-5th graders and will meet on Wednesdays until 4:30pm (start date 9/12). You must agree to pick your child up on that day/time.
5k Club with Ms. Hurtack - (supports health and fitness) – This club is open to 3rd-5th graders and will meet on Wednesdays until 4:30 (start date 9/12). You must agree to pick your child up on that day/time. The 5k club also requires participation in an actual 5k race as well as weekly homework.
Mindfulness and Yoga Club with Ms. Lasher - (supports mental health and fitness) – This club is open to 4th -5th graders and will meet on Tuesdays until 4:30 (start date 9/11). You must agree to pick your child up on that day/time. This club also requires you to dress comfortably each week and bring a towel!