The Campus School of Carlow University

  Student Clubs

The Campus School sponsors many extracurricular activities and after-school clubs to enhance the growth and development of our students.  The following is a listing of the activities and the time of year they are offered.


Activity Grades Duration Description
Cross country 3-8 boys & girls August - October Sport/running
Tennis K-5 boys & girls

September - October
March - April

Junior tennis lessons
Developmental Basketball 3 & 4 boys & girls

October - March

Jump Start developmental basketball league
JV & Varsity Basketball 5-8 boys & girls October - March Participation in Diocese of Pittsburgh league
Baking Classes 1-6 girls & boys 1 day Baking cakes/cupcakes; scheduled throughout the school year around holidays
Forensics 6-8 boys & girls

November - March
(offered as an in-school elective)

Participation in competitions on Saturdays throughout the season
Upper School Dance 6-8 girls & boys Fall & Spring Music & dancing for upper school students and guests

Chinese Club

K- 5 boys & girls Fall/Winter Introduction to Chinese language and culture


K-5 boys & girls Fall/Winter Introduction to violin
Spanish Club Pre-K-3 boys & girls November/December Introduction to Spanish language and culture


Activity Grades Duration Description
Science Fair 6-8 boys & girls February 27-29, 2014 Science fair projects on display in hallways
Science Fair Parent Night Upper school parents

Wednesday, January 29

Viewing of science fair projects
Robotics 6-8 girls & boys


September - December


December - January

After-school work sessions for competition; research during elective
Math Counts 6-8 boys & girls

Competition, February

Weekly elective with one weekend day competition; focus is on efficient problem solving
Swim Team 2-5 boys & girls February - April Introduction to competitive swimming
Developmental Soccer

3rd and 4th grade boys & girls

Practice two days/week, most games on Saturdays

Diocese of Pittsburgh co-ed soccer league
JV & Varsity Soccer JV – 5th & 6th Varsity 7th & 8th boys & girls Practice two days/week, most games on Saturdays Diocese of Pittsburgh co-ed soccer league

Upper School Play

6-8 boys & girls January - May Production of a popular musical

English Festival

6-8 girls & boys September - May Competition at Duquesne University on Ascension Thursday
8th Grade Trip 8 boys & girls May 3 day educational trip to Washington D.C.

Penn State Science Fair Trip (PJAS)

7-8 girls & boys May 2 day trip to Penn State to present science projects

PJAS Regional Competition

7-8 boys & girls February Presentation of science projects and findings on a Saturday in February


6-8 girls & boys March Regional science competition
PA Statistics Poster Competition 6-8 boys & girls February Selected students format science research into an informational poster & submit to competition; Winners move on to national level




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