St. Matthew's - Flipbook - Page 19
Students in 7th and 8th Grade at St. Ma#hew’s have mul!ple opportuni!es to explore a
range of elec!ve topics each semester. Recent Elec!ve oerings include:
VR & Social Jus!ce
Food Glorious Food
Clubs at St. Ma#hew’s are created, organized, and
led by the students. Star!ng in 5th Grade, students
opt to either join a Club or create a Club of their
own. Clubs encourage student involvement and
provide opportuni!es for students to build
leadership and organiza!onal skills. Each Club has a
faculty Advisor who is there to assist if needed. Club
Fair, held twice during the year (in the Fall and again
in the Winter), is followed by two 12week Club ses
sions. Although new Clubs are proposed, some
Clubs con!nue from session to session.
8TH GRADE LEADERSHIP
Student Ambassadors assist the Admission Oce by leading tours for prospec!ve parents,
gree!ng visi!ng families and hos!ng prospec!ve student visits.
Student Ac!on Leadership Team (SALT) assists with the School’s Service Learning and
Outreach eorts, organizing several fundraisers and then researching and selec!ng the
organiza!ons to which they will donate the funds.
Student Technology Leaders assist the Technology Oce by stang a “Genius Bar” for both
teachers and students and by learning how to use all classroom tools in order to help with
any special projects throughout the year.