Indoor Soccer is an extra-curricular activity for all students in K-6th grade. This sport takes place inside our gymnasium.
There are coaches for each team as well as a referee who mediates the games. This is an indoor, off the wall, no goalies kind of soccer! There are many teams for this sport as each class is broken up into groups.
Flag Football is a fun and exciting extra-curricular activity for students in 3rd-6th grade. This activity takes place outside on a lined field where members of Walnut Grove Assembly of God church act as coaches and draw up play's for each team. The season starts at the beginning of the school year and is over at the end of October. The games take place every Monday during the season and begin at 3:15 pm. Parents are encouraged to come and attend!
Tee-Ball is new to WGCS. This will be the first season and we are very excited about it! Tee-Ball is an extra-curricular activity for all students in K-2nd grade. This sport takes place inside our gymnasium. There is a coach that fields as the "pitcher." Children will learn the fundamentals of baseball as well as how to work as a team. Each class is separated in to two different teams that they will work with throughout the season.
In this extra-curricular activity children have the opportunity to learn and memorize Scripture. These children are part of a team that will compete against other Bible Quiz teams in the area. Each team has a head coach who helps prepare them for their competitions. They practice during school and after school while the quiz competitions are held on Saturdays. Many of our Bible Quiz teams have gone to local, state, and regional competitions.
In chess club, students from beginner to advanced learn the fundamentals of chess and how to improve their game through personal one-on-one instruction. This club is co-ed and is for students in 4th-6th grade. At the end of each year our club ends with an in-house tournament where awards and trophies are given.
Private Music Lessons
In addition to our music class where students learn the basics about instruments and how to read sheet music, they also have the option to learn how to play an instrument of their choice during one of our private music lessons. These lessons are taught by our music teacher on Tuesday's and Thursday's. Students who take private music lessons also have short recitals that take place during our chapel services.