Student Clubs

We know club participation is beneficial for students social-emotional well-being and growth.

DC PSO is committed to helping students and families engage in existing clubs and enrichment programs and are actively seeking out new opportunities to meet student needs.

Information for 2023-2024 school year will be available in mid-August.

ClubGrades & PurposeHow to Join & CostMeeting DatesContact Info
Band5th grade

Beginning band and orchestra lessons practice once a week. Instruments taught are: flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, trombone, baritone horn, violin and cello
Registration Form at beginning of school year

Cost: Free

Students responsible for acquiring instrument; scholarships available
1x week DC Principal
Chess ClubGrades 2-5

Can expand grades depending on adult volunteers

Students learn and practice chess skills with their friends. Adult coaches support teaching chess. 

Looking for adult coaches for 2023-2024!
Interest form available in August 20231x week for 1 hour

Starting September 2023
[email protected]
ChoirGrades 3-5

Optional vocal program. Choir performs at the Spring Concert and other events as scheduled throughout the year.

Funded by DC PSO
Interest form available in August 2023

Cost: Free

[email protected]

Angie Serrano, choir teacher, [email protected]
DC LeadersGrades 4-5

Students promote positivity, good character, and kindness!  They serve the school and community by hosting events that align with our monthly Character Counts activities and No Place for Hate, support the Holiday Helpers program for families in need, and participate in the Safety Team, Beautification Team, and Positivity Team on campus! 
Application at beginning August 2023

Cost: Free + cost of t-shirt; scholarships available
Meet on a regular basis during the school yearCarla MacDougall  –  School Counselor  –  [email protected]
First Lego League ExploreGrades 1-3

Students use legos, block-based programming, and an ipad-activated wedo motor to build a team project.  Older teams can participate in a Westview expo and Legoland expo
Registration Form at beginning of school year

Cost: Family Funded
vary depending on assigned team[email protected]
Deer Canyon RoboticsGrades 4-5
Students work in parent-coached teams and participate in FIRST Lego League Challenge. New students will have a summer coding lesson.
Registration Form at near end of school year starting in May to join the following school year. 3rd graders can register for the following school year.

Cost: Family Funded
vary depending on assigned team[email protected]
Math ClubGrades 3-5

Students explore math problem-solving skills. Several team and individual competitions throughout the year. Annual awards celebration. Family participation is required
Registration Form at beginning of school year

Cost: Family Funded
[email protected]
Mileage Running ClubGrades 1-5

Students run during recess and at lunch to earn incentives. The minimum level of participation is one half mile (2 laps) daily at the beginning of morning recess for grades 2-5 and one quarter mile (1 lap) for 1st grade.

Funded by school, DC Foundation, and Mileage Club Donor
All 1st -5th grade students participate as part of our PE program

Cost: Free
Available every dayDeer Canyon Principal