Being part of a school club enhances the school experience. Clubs are led and moderated by GCA faculty and staff members who mentor and guide student participants.
Georgia Cyber Academy has numerous clubs to join for all grade levels. Visit your school’s clubs page to see which clubs may interest you.
Clubs are coming soon!
Thank you for your patience this school year as we are happy to serve so many more elementary students. Now that we have all settled into the school year, we will be starting up our amazing clubs!
We will be offering a variety of club options with GCA teacher-led clubs, GCA student-led clubs, and Microsoft-led clubs. You can find more information about all of these club offerings below as well as information about our Microsoft Clubs Showcase.
We are very excited about our club offerings and are glad to offer your student these fun, engaging, creative, social opportunities!
More information about Elementary (Kindergarten- 5th) Grade Band Clubs will be updated second semester. You will also receive information via email from our Elementary Clubs Contact.
Elementary clubs will officially start the week of January 11, 2021, with K-2nd grade Story Time Club starting on Friday, January 8th. Clubs will run until the end of the school year. The last day of school for students is Wednesday, May 19, 2021.
Clubs will not run during the following days/weeks:
- 1/19/21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Student and Staff Holiday
- 3/29/21-4/2/21: Spring Break Student and Staff Holiday
- 4/19/21-4/30/21: Georgia Milestones State Testing Weeks
*Additional cancellations due to staff professional development or meetings may be added *
Super Singing Songwriting Spectacular Club:
We are going to have fun learning basic singing lessons and writing songs! This club will be lead by Mr. Dan Hall (firstname.lastname@example.org) on 2nd and 4th Friday of the month @3:30pm starting in January.
K-2nd Story Time Club:
We are going to read along a picture storybook and share our thoughts on the story! This club will be lead by Ms. Kristy Howard (with some guest readers as well). We will meet during our lunch break one Friday a month starting in January. Tentative dates: 1/8/21, 2/5/21, 3/5/21, 4/9/21, 5/7/21 @12pm
3rd-5th Art Club:
Get out your paper, colored pencils, markers, and other creative supplies! Join us as we create wonderful works of art together! This club will be lead by Ms. Lilian Boyd (email@example.com) on Thursdays @12pm starting in January.
Many students have reached out to me to ask about the opportunity for student-led clubs. While we cannot accommodate all of our student's requests, we will be able to offer this to a few prepared and engaging students. We will have a club proposal submission in which FIVE 4th or 5th grade students will be selected to run at least ONE club this school year.
Club Host submissions are being reviewed and will be announced by 1/15/21. Thank you to all those who submitted! Once announced, student-led club submission winners will be paired either with Ms. Kristy Howard or Ms. Ellen Therens as staff sponsors.
We are excited to announce that through our community partnership with Microsoft that they will be hosting a variety of clubs for our elementary students this year! Be sure to check out their club offerings below as I am sure you will find something that will pique your student's interest! Ms. Kristy Howard will be the staff sponsor and point of contact regarding the clubs offered in English. Ms. Julie Ferrer will be the point of contact for the Spanish club offerings. Microsoft Clubs will start in January.
- Digital Arts and Crafts (K-5)
- STEM Coding (3-5)
- App Lab (3-5)
- Make Your Own Story (K-5)
- Around the World (K-5)
- Minecraft Coding (K-5)
- Learning Club in Spanish (K-5)
- Coding Club in Spanish (K-5)
Make Your Own Story (K-5)
2nd & 4th Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30pm
Participants will learn how to create a story using Google Slides & Google Docs. They’ll explore the latest version of these apps, including using drawing tools, selecting and sizing images and icons, creating backgrounds, and changing fonts.
Minecraft Coding (K-5)
2nd & 4th Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30pm
Using the power of code, participants will explore aquatic worlds and uncover hidden treasure with the Minecraft Voyage Aquatic tutorial and we will work together with The Agent (a robot) to clear any obstacles in their path and secure the items needed for their Minecraft journey.
Learning Club in Spanish (K-5)
1st & 3rd Thursdays from 3:30-4:30pm
Avoid Cyberbullying, Create your own story, Worldwide Create a Difference in the world, Fossil Museum, Travel around the world, and much more! This club will be offered in Spanish.
•Evita el Ciberacoso (Cyberbullying)
•Crea tu Propia Historia
•Alrededor del Mundo
•Crea una Diferencia en el mundo
•Museo de Fosiles
•Viajes por el Mundo
•Y mas ….
Este club se ofrecerá en Español.
Coding Club in Spanish (K-5)
2nd & 4th Thursdays from 3:30-4:30pm
Participants learn fundamental game and coding concepts like sprites, variables, and coordinates, then use their new skills to create and customize their own playable game. This club will be offered in Spanish.
Los participantes aprenden conceptos fundamentales de juego y codificación como sprites, variables y coordenadas, y luego usan sus nuevas habilidades para crear y personalizar su propio juego jugable. Este club se ofrecerá en Español.
- Who do I contact if I have a question about a club?
- Will clubs be held on breaks, holidays, and teacher professional development days?
- Will clubs be recorded?
- What if my student has a required class at the time of their club?
- Are clubs required to attend?
- When will the clubs appear on the Canvas Calendar?
- How does my student access the club they want to attend?
- Do I need to register for the clubs my student wants to participate in?
- When will elementary clubs officially start?
Please feel free to reach out to Kristy Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org with any club questions at this time. Club sponsors' email addresses will be listed on the Canvas Calendar club session if you have a question about a specific club once they have started in January.
Georgia Cyber Academy (GCA) middle school teachers host student clubs each semester, allowing multiple opportunities for students to interact and pursue areas of interest.
Come join the fun!
- Art Club
- Baking Club
- For You, By You Club
- GAM3RZ CLUB
- Middle School Assembly Club
- Midnight Writers
- MS Nomads Club
- Tutoring for Elementary Students
Do you love or are awesome at drawing? Or you are terrible at drawing? Come here and I will teach you how to draw different animals, people, etc! If you can’t draw, you will be better in no time! We will have fun and enjoy drawing!
First Club Meeting : Thursday, September 17, 3:40 - 4:15
Meet: Every 3rd Thursday of each month
Link to sign up for the club : https://forms.gle/
Contact Mrs. Kristi Counts if you have questions
Are you bored out of your mind and want something fun to do? Then come to Baking/Cooking Club!
We meet on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 3:40 to 4:40.
If interested, email email@example.com
Do you consider yourself a gamer? Would you like to share your gamertag with others in the GCA gaming community? …then this club is for you!
The Gam3rz Club is for students interested in gaming. This club is a venue by which students can connect and enjoy their favorite past-time together – gaming.
We will elect officers, discuss the gaming industry, follow eSports competitions, and, oh yeah,… GAME!
(DISCLAIMER: All video games played and discussed will be age-appropriate.)
Meet: 3rd Thursday – 4:15 - 5:00
Click HERE (Links to an external site.) to sign up!
★See Mystery Places
Meet: Open the World every 4th Thursday 3:40-4:20
Want to join and “see” the world? Fill out this survey - https://docs.google.com/
Middle School students providing tutoring for ES students
Click here (Links to an external site.) for link to “application.”
Applications are due no later than August 28 in order to be considered for a position, this semester!
Meet: 4th Wednesday of each month - 3:40 - 4:35