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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Matthews Charter Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities. More details about the programs and activities we offer are below.

You can also view a complete list of what we offer by downloading our school fact sheet.

School Fact Sheet

Activities and Clubs

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Art Club

Young artists come together to practice technique and work on art projects.

Book Fair

This school-wide event is a great chance for our students to shop for new books. You'll find many titles in a wide range of interests and levels, including popular authors and series.

Compass Club

Students from all grades join together for this Moral Focus outreach club. Parents are welcome to be part of this club as well.

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: 3rd - 5th Grade

Art Club

Young artists come together to practice technique and work on art projects.

Book Fair

This school-wide event is a great chance for our students to shop for new books. You'll find many titles in a wide range of interests and levels, including popular authors and series.

Compass Club

Students from all grades join together for this Moral Focus outreach club. Parents are welcome to be part of this club as well.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

We offer band for our students to express themselves through music and teamwork.

Choir

Our choir program includes lessons in choral singing, musical terms, and vocal skills.

Art Club

Young artists come together to practice technique and work on art projects.

Book Fair

This school-wide event is a great chance for our students to shop for new books. You'll find many titles in a wide range of interests and levels, including popular authors and series.

Compass Club

Students from all grades join together for this Moral Focus outreach club. Parents are welcome to be part of this club as well.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Students in band practice

Music and Band

Our music classes give kids the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Band students in middle school participate in a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

Student holding artwork

Specials

Along with academics, our K-8 scholars are also exposed to the arts and more. We offer art, music, technology, and physical education classes each week.

Kids with hands stacked

Summer Jobs & Volunteerism for Kids

Summer is a great time for your child to develop new skills that go beyond the classroom – no matter their age. Serving as a volunteer or beginning a part-time job are excellent ways to develop these skills.

To help you and your child find the right fit, we’ve pulled together a variety of links you can explore together. You’ll discover volunteer service opportunities in your local community followed by practical tips for landing and keeping the perfect summer job.

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