In addition to athletic oppportunities, clubs that take place during or after school provide opportunities for

complementing traditional education with life skills gleaned from working together to achieve goals.




Communications Club

This club provides middle school students with opportunities to share their God-given talents in written and oral communications. Students have opportunities to produce press releases, audio and video announcements, and a special project; collecting and merging information from a variety of sources. Communications Club meets weekly, Sep.-May.



Cub Scouts

Building on the long history of Troop 12 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Troop 912 Cub Scouts participate in Den and Pack meetings and a wide variety of service and learning opportunities. The highlight, of course, is the annual family Pinewood Derby event.



GIGGLES for Girls

All girls in Grades 4-5 are invited to participate in this lunchtime Bible study, which is held once each week and is led by Mrs. Suydam.



Math Club

Math club gives middle school students opportunity to work together and play fun math games, solve riddles, puzzles, and problem solve. Students also prepare for individual and team competitions within our area, including the Junior High Math Competition at the Illinois Math and Science Academy. Math Club meets weekly during winter months.



Student Council

Student Council elections are held in Oct. for students in Grades 3-8. Each class in these grades provides representatives. Officer positions are held by students in Grades 5-8. The Student Council meets each Fri. during the lunch hour to plan Spirit Days for Lutheran Schools Week, fundraisers for a charity, and other events to promote school spirit and unity.