Extra Curricular Programs
Queen of Angels Catholic School offers students access to a number of Extra Curricular progams. Please review the descriptions of the offerings below and click on the links for additional information or to email the appropriate contact.
Queen of Angels Catholic School Programs
Future City is a project-based learning program where students in 7th, and 8th grades imagine, research, design and build cities of the future.
For additional information go to www.futurecity.org or contact Mrs.Cristina Zimmer
Odyssey of the Mind
Odyssey of the Mind is an international educational program that provides creative problem-solving opportunities for students from 3rd grade through college. Team members apply their creativity to solve problems that range from building mechanical devices to presenting their own interpretation of literary classics. Participants compete on the local, state and World levels. Thousands of teams throughout the U.S. and from about 25 other countries participate in the program.
For additional information go to Odyssey of the Mind or contact Mrs. Cristina Zimmer
Tomorrow's innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork-Guided by adult Coaches, FIRST LEGOLeague teams research a real-world problem and are challenged to develop a solution. They also must design, build and program a robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS(R) technology, then compete on a table-top playing field.
For additional information go to Robotics or contact Mrs. Cristina Zimmer
The school choir can be heard during the school year at Friday school Mass and for special performances. The Choir practices each Wednesday from 3:30-4:30 after school.
For additional information contact Dave Thomasberger
Drama Club is open to all students in grades 5-8. Auditions are held each May for the following year's production. Drama Club membership is generally 25-30 students that will perform in the annual production. Stage crew applications are accepted in September for 5 stage crew members. The production for next year will be Madagascar. Auditions will be held after school for interested students in grades 4-7 on Wednesday, April 26th and Thursday, April 27th. To schedule an Audition, please click HERE.
For additional information contact Mrs. Maureen Harkins.
Additional Programs for Students:
Many Queen of Angels Students participate in Basketball and Soccer through the Catholic Metro League of Atlanta. Teams are formed throught St. Peter Chanel Catholic Church. For additional information please contact:
Soccer-MaryAnn Codelli or Jeff Showalter
Creative Movement & Dance
Quality dance training taught by talented dance teachers. CMD teachers are reliable and always prepared, with well-planned, age-appropropriate lessons. Parents are welcome to observe at any time. CMD classes are structured, yet flexible to meet the needs of the students. Classes are offered after school on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:15
For additional information go to Creative Movement & Dance or contact Oksana Butler (678) 482-7089
Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-5th grade. The program clulminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to compete in a celebratory 5K running event. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness.
Girls on the Run is an Independent Council of Girls on the Run International, The club meets on Tuesdays & Thursdays form 3:30-5:00
For Additional information go to Girls on the Run or contact Kelly Barquin or Kristen Marnell
Participants of the club will learn everything about the game of Chess from the basic rules to advanced tactics and strtegies. Students will have the chance to learn and play Regular Chess, Blitz Chess, Bug House, Blindfolded chess as well as instruction on using Chess Software programs. Chess Club is taught by International Chess Mater Carolina Blanco.
Meetings are on Monday from 3:30-4:30 in the Media Center.
Jubilee Music for Special Needs develops social development thrught musical games and activities. Students volunteer to help children with special needs work on social development, communication/conversation skills and the use of sensory strategies to promote calm alertness.
Mondays-3:30-5:00 in the Primary Pod
Thursdays-3:30-5:00 at St. Peter Chanel (a Walker/Biker Waiver must be on file at QA for Thursday participants)
For additional information contact Jeanne Lyons-Special Needs Religious Education Coordinator
Open to Boys in 1st-5th Grades
For additional information contact Peter Turco or Jonathan Newton
Check back for information in January 2017!