Last modified at 4/24/2018 11:24 AM by Isabel Dinkel

 Activities and Clubs


​Wolf Pack

The High Plains Wolf Pack is a club for students in 1st - 5th grade that helps foster student leadership through acts of service in both our school and our community. Wolf Pack meets on Mondays after school 3:15-4:15 pm. 

or Mrs. Fowler  


In Cubeheads, 3rd - 5th grade students will learn to solve the Rubik's Cube as well as completing other challenges with the Cube. (i.e. mosaics, geometry) For more information, contact Ms. Smith 

Mosaics permission slip_ spring.pdf

ASSUMPTION OF RISK elementary before after school.pdf

Battle of the Books

Students in 5th grade will read, discuss, and "battle" with other students over book trivia from titles on the Battle of the Books list.  1-2 Teams of qualifying students will comete in district and regional competitions. Please contact Ms. Smith 

 or Ms. Torie Fuller for more information.

BOB intro flyer 17-18.pdf 

BoB List 2017-2018.pdf

ASSUMPTION OF RISK elementary before after school.pdf 

​HPE TV Tech Club

Students grades 3-5 can join Tech Club, which meets Friday mornings at 7:15. Students will learn a variety of technical tools to create videos that will be viewed by live audiences at HOWLS assemblies. Creativity, collaboration, critical thinking, and communication are the core values and skills developed through hard work and persistence in this club. As for the video content, the sky's the limit! For more information, contact Mrs. Edgar at

HPE TV Tech Club Form.pdf

Picnic N Scratch Coding Club

Do you like to code? During this club, students will bring lunch to eat in the tech lab (picnic style), then spend the rest of their recess time on a programming project of their own design (either alone, or with a partner) through the use of the free program "Scratch" online.  Stay tuned for more information.  Contact Mrs. Edgar at


Scratch Final Sign Up Form.pdf

Yearbook Staff  
Students in  grades 3 -5 who are interested in learning how to produce our High Plains memory book using basic dektop publishing may join  yearbook staff. Students will commit to spending some of their afternoon recesses working on the yearbook in the library office during the school day. 

Class Photographers 

Students who like to take photos may sign up to be a class photographer. Students will check out a digital camera from the library and snap photos of class activities and events. Their works of art may be used in the yearbook or even on our High Plains webpage.

For more information about either activity, contact Mrs. Edgar 

​STEM Club
Students in grades 2nd - 5th will focus on Science, Engineering, Technology,  and Math through challenges and problem solving.  Meetings are Tuesday mornings at 7:00 am. For more information contact Mrs. Krompier

STEM Club and Lego Club App.pdf

Lego Club​
Students in grades 1- 5 grade will participate in Lego building challenges.  Students may compete in the Lego WeDo Challenge. Meetings are held on Wednesdays at 7:00 am. For more information  contact Mrs. Krompier a

Stem Club and Lego

Club App

​HP Timber Choir
A before-school choir class designed to teach students about riser choreography, selected instruments and good choral singing.  Please contact Mrs. Johnson for more information
Choir club - 2nd semester.pdf
Assump. Risk Choir.pdf

Mindful Masters

Students in 2nd thru 5th grade are eligible to join Mindfulness Club. Students will learing coping and calming skills, and a variety of different mindful skills such as breathing techniques and yoga poses.  For more information contact Mrs. Angie Goldman at and Miss Finch at

Recorder Club

Students in 2nd thru 5th grade are eligible to join Recorder Club. Students may purchase quality recorders at High Plains for $6.00 or they can use the ones we have here at school.  For more information contact Mrs. Johnson at

Recorder Club flyer.pdf

Assump. Risk - Recorder club.pdf


Guitar Club
Guitar Club is a group of 4th and 5th grade students who would like to learn the basics of  playing guitar or would like to grow as a guitarist. You will need to provide your own guitar. This club will meet on Wednesday mornings at 7:15 am. Please contact Mr. Gonzalez for more information


​Cross Country
Students have the opportunity to participate in the fall intramural, Cross Country.  The object of this program is to improve cardiovascular fitness, while working toward the goal of racing with peers from other District 20 schools.  See attached flyers for Practice/Race Schedule. Please contact Mr. Brubaker
Cross Country 17-18.pdf

Join us for Cross Country this fall and we will be holding grade level intramurals this year. Check back for what is coming next! 

Floor Hockey and Basketball
2nd Grade-Meets on Tuesdays,   Jan 9 thru Feb 6th

3rd Grade-Meets on Thursdays,   Jan 11 thru Feb 8

Art Club
Beginning in January 2018, K-5th grade students will meet on Tuesdays to design posters for celebrating Earth Day. The poster can be entered into a competition. Winners are awarded cash prizes! Then, students will investigate different painting techniques to create a unique piece of artwork. Club size limited to the first 15 students.  Email with any questions.

Art Club Registration Form turn in deadline Jan 8th.

Assumption of Risk for Art Club must have signed

Chess Club

This Wednesday morning club for 3rd -5th graders will teach the basics of Chess, as well as strategies to beat an opponent. Some sessions will focus on skills practice, and otherrson  games and tournaments. Optional D-20 Tournament participation is in April. For more information, contact Ms. Smith at

Chess Club permission slip.pdf


Garden Club​

Do you have a "green thumb?" Do you want one? Join our Garden Club and learn how to care for our school garden, as well as participate in decision-making that is needed for its continued and sustained growth. Students who are in 3rd-5th grade are welcome to join. Meetings are Tuesdays at 3:15 pm.


Contact  Mrs. Krompier at


Green Team​

The green team is an after school club for grades 2-5. Students in this club are interested in “going green”. We concentrate on getting educated, spreading the word, and taking action in a variety of ways. This year we will working in our garden to help create and sustain, a thriving outdoor classroom. This outdoor classroom will also be home to a worm compost and we will investigate how to keep worms alive and thriving.  We will continue to learn about reducing waste, reusing materials, and recycling efforts within our school. We will learn about endangered animals in our state and the importance of becoming Environmental Stewards. This club will have a cap of 16 and invitations will be granted on a first come first notice system. This club is active and interactive as students participate in discussion, gardening, and involvement in the school’s vision toward going green.  Our meeting will be every other Wednesday after school in Room 212 from 3:15-4:15. For more information please contact Ms. Lane
Green Team Afterschool Club-info 2017-2018.pdf

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