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The AM intramural programs run before the student day begins and are offered to students in Grades 2-5. These programs are not sport specific, rather the focus is on getting our MES students active and healthy to start their day!
Activities include tag games, fitness challenges, team games, and more! The program uses a variety of equipment, such as scooters, hula-hoops, jump ropes, soccer-balls, etc. to ensure the students have fun and get moving!
The intramural programs are split up based on the grade level of the child PE Minors (2nd-3rd) and PE Majors (4th-5th). To learn more and to sign up for the programs, check out the AM intramural webpage.
Program DirectorTimothy Finktfink@rtmsd.org 610-627-6846
The PM intramural programs run after the student day and are offered to students in Grades 4-5. These programs are sport specific where the focus is on getting our MES students active and healthy at the end of the day! We review the fundamentals and focus on gameplay with an emphasis towards sportsmanship, improvement, and team-building.
These sport programs are offered during the different seasons (fall, winter, and spring) and run for 10 weeks at a time. To learn more and to sign up for the programs, check out the PM intramural webpage.
As part of the Guidance Program at Media Elementary School, Mr. Murphy meets with small groups of students to work on social and friendship skills. During their time together, they will learn more about how to be a part of a group, work cooperatively, participate in role-play and play games to help learn appropriate social skills. You can find more information about the Friendship Group here.
Program DirectorPatrick Murphypmurphy@rtmsd.org 610-627-6804
This morning club opportunity is open to current 4th graders on select Fridays this fall from 8:00-8:45. The club is designed for a small group to provide individualized attention and to engage in projects outside of the regular curriculum; therefore, enrollment is limited to 15 students. Click HERE for more information.
Program DirectorKaren Bellamykbellamy@rtmsd.org 610.627.6829
A singing group for 4th and 5th graders which meets outside the school day. Rehearses Tuesday afternoons 3:30 - 4:25. Click HERE for the latest updates.
Program DirectorJeanette Verdeurjverdeur@rtmsd.org610.627.6822
This morning club opportunity is open to current 4th & 5th graders. Club enrollment is limited to 16 students. The club will meet Monday mornings from 8:00 - 8:45. Click HERE for the latest updates.
Band at MES is open to any 4th or 5th grade student interested in learning how to play a brass, woodwind, or percussion instrument. Lessons are during CE in small groups. Both the 4th and 5th grade bands perform concerts as a large ensemble in addition to their regularly scheduled lessons.
Click here to learn more about the 4th and 5th grade band program at Media Elementary.
Program DirectorAndrew Bugoshabugosh@rtmsd.org610-627-6858
FALL GARDEN CLUB
Program DirectorJennifer Santisijsantisi@rtmsd.org
All 5th-grade strings students participate in the RTM Elementary District Orchestra. These students should have at least one full year of strings instruction. Rehearsals are held at Indian Lane Elementary School on Thursdays. The district will provide transportation after the rehearsal to the students' respective schools. You will be responsible for getting your child to Indian Lane Elementary School by 8AM. If school is closed or delayed, rehearsal will be canceled.
ORCHESTRA REHEARSAL LOCATION:
Indian Lane Elementary School309 South Old Middletown Rd.Media, PA 19063
Program DirectorJim Wallsjwalls@rtmsd.org 610-627-6859
Reading Olympics Club is for students in fourth and fifth grades who enjoy reading. Each student who joins is expected to read from the list of books selected by the Delaware County Intermediate Unit. Reading Olympics teams meet in-person before school a few times a month to discuss the books and prepare to compete in a county-wide competition against other schools in Delaware County. The competition date usually takes place in late March or early April. The club will meet Fridays at 8am in the MES library.
Aaron Goldfarb email@example.com
Program Director:Denea Brucedbruce@rtmsd.org 610.627.6812