After School Programs
Chess Wizards is a premier chess education company providing fun, informative and challenging chess lessons
to students. Chess Wizards teaches children many important life concepts, such as learning the ability to win
graciously and accept defeat with dignity and sportsmanship. Students will be divided into groups according to
their chess experience. At the end of this session, each student will have had the chance to participate in a mini-chess tournament.
Junior Optimistic Group
Why join a JOI Club?
Make a positive difference in our community
Connect with classmates and have fun
Promote a positive attitude and be kind
Choose and plan community/school service projects
Develop leadership skills and experience by running meetings and projects
Receive community service credit hours for middle and high school!
What JOI Clubs do?
Community Service projects
Social events & All-club activities
Fundraising for charities like Childhood Cancer Campaign
State-wide meetings with other JOI club members
How and when Clubs meet
Monthly meetings are set at a convenient time for members
Students run their meetings, plan events and elect officers
Clubs have parent leaders, teacher advisers and Optimist advisers
All Parent/Teacher advisers will receive a Leader Training Guide
Spell Bee For Lower Elementary
Every year, students from all walks of life have the opportunity to participate in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. They progress from classroom to cafeteria, from auditorium to civic center, just as millions of other students have done before them. Our purpose is to help students improve their spelling, increase their vocabularies, learn concepts and develop correct English usage that will help them all their lives.
Geography Spell Bee for Upper Elementary
Each year thousands of schools in the United States participate in the National Geographic GeoBee using materials prepared by the National Geographic Society. We are proud to introduce at MMC this year The contest is designed to encourage teachers to include geography in their classrooms, inspire and reward students' curiosity about the world, and increase public awareness about geography. Students in grades four through eight (4-8) compete for a chance to win college scholarships and the glory of being the National Geographic GeoBee Champion.
The GeoBee Study Corner is an excellent resource to help students prepare for the GeoBee. Students and educators can find study resources, apps, Kahoot! Quizzes, and lesson plans.
Our purpose is to help students improve their spelling, increase their vocabularies, learn concepts and develop correct English usage that will help them all their lives.