Skyline Middle School Extra-Curricular Activities


On the Road

Contact:  Deanna Reed: deanna@ontheroadcollaborative.com, 434-409-1472

www.Ontheroadcollaborative.com

This mentorship and academic support program meets four days a week after school. Each week consists of enrichment projects with community volunteers, career exploration, snack, and field trips.

 


 

Leadership and Service:

Falcon Student Ambassadors

Contact: Ms. Adjetey, aadjetey@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862

Student leadership organization which provides leadership training and opportunities. Students provide tours to new students, help with announcements, greet students, and do service projects.


Builders Club

Contact: Virginia Healy, vhealy@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862

Service organization connected to Key Club and Kiwanis International. Opportunities for service and leadership.

 


 

Team Challenges:

Destination Imagination

Contact: Patty Watson, pwatson@harrisonburg.k12.va.us 434-6862

The Destination Imagination program is a fun, hands-on system of learning that fosters students’ creativity, courage and curiosity through open-ended academic Challenges in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), fine arts and service learning.


Lego Robotics

Contact: Amy Sabarre, asabarre@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862

Students design robots and program them to perform functions in a Fall contest.

 


 

Performing Arts

Middle School Musical

Contact: Ms. Rogers, rrogers@harrisonburg.k12.va.us , 434-6862

Fall musical production that meets after school. Students learn the basics of musical theater and has three performances of the middle school one weekend in November. Roles for actors and stage crew.


Middle School Play

Contact: Ms. Rogers, rrogers@harrisonburg.k12.va.us , 434-6862

Spring play productions that meet after school. Students learn the basics of acting and perform one act plays three times on a weekend in March.


Ballet Club

Contact: Judie McNett,  jmcnett@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862

Learn basic ballet moves and perform in the high school Spring dance show.


Strings:

Contact: Sharon Miller, millersm@emu.edu

Teaches basic skills and songs for the violin. Meets two days per week.



Science Club Contact: Judie McNett, jmcnett@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862

Students perform science experiments and engage two design challenges. JMU faculty and students support the activities.


Art Club

Contact: Holly Kincaid, hkincaid@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862

Program details TBA. Please contact Ms. Kincaid if interested.


Other Fun Events:

  • Dances, Talent Show, Pep Rallies

  • Arts Performances: Multiple performances organized by grade level and Any Given Child Initiative.

 


 

SKMS Athletics

Athletic Director: Anthony Hill, ahill@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862,

Middle School sports seasons are 6 to 8 weeks and focus on the basic skills of each sport, appropriate competition, and sportsmanship. All students are required to have an official VHSL physical on file. Students compete against Harrisonburg City and Rockingham County Schools.

  • Cross Country (Grades 6-8) In this Fall sport which begins the week before school, students learn the basics of distance running. Athletes compete in weekly 2 mile races.

  • Girls Volleyball (Grades 7-8) In this Fall sport which begins the week before, students earn the basics of volleyball with two matches per week.

  • Boys and Girls Basketball (7th Grade Team--late Fall, 8th Grade Team--Winter) Students focus on fundamentals and basic game play. Two games per week.

  • Cheerleading (Grades 6th to 8th)  Learn basic cheers and stunts. The team cheers for the 7th and 8th grade basketball seasons.

  • Wrestling (6-8) In this Winter Sport, students learn basic wrestling moves and compete in one to two matches per week. Students compete against students of similar weight.

  • Track and Field (6-8) In this Spring sport students learn the basics of and compete in running, jumping and throwing events.

Golf Club
Contact: Anthony Hill, ahill@harrisonburg.k12.va.us. 434-6862

Like to play golf, then this club is for you! This club is run through The First Tee of Harrisonburg, 690 Garbers Church Rd., 437-4239


Gymnastics (Grades 6th - 8th)

Contact: Michael King, mking@harrisonburg.k12.va.us. 574-1199

This is an interest program. The program runs from late November to February. Practices are at Harrisonburg High School, one or two days a week.

Soccer Club: (Grades 6th to 8th)
Contact: Tony Fajardo, tfajardo@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 434-6862
Outdoor and indoor soccer intramurals at SKMS. We also play two full-scale games against THMS each year.

JV Sports for 8th Grade
Contact HHS and see the HHS web site for more information. Football, Girls Volleyball, Boys and Girls Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Boys and Girls Soccer. Contact: Darrell Wilson, dwilson@harrisonburg.k12.va.us, 433-2651, http://harrisonburghs.rschoolteams.com/