Clubs

Art Club

Sponsors - Mrs. Jaimie Krisch

 

Battle of the Books

Sponsors - Ms. Tara Hylton

 

Chess Club

Sponsors - PTA

 

Chorus - All City

Sponsors - Mrs. Susan Hall

 

Chorus

Sponsors - Mrs. Susan Hall

 

Dragon Gazette (Newspaper)

Sponsors - Mrs. Pamela Knecht

 

Ecology Club

Sponsors - Mrs. Margaret Martin

 

Geo Bee

Sponsors - Mrs. Sun-Siret Betancourt

 

Girls On the Run (GOTR)

Sponsors - Mrs. Debbie Seth, Ms. Rebecca Malkowski

General Program Info-
Girls on the Run is a program designed to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The 24-lesson Girls on the Run curriculum combines training for a 5K running event with lessons that inspire girls to become independent thinkers, enhance their problem solving skills and make healthy decisions. All of this is accomplished through an active collaboration with girls and their parents, schools, volunteers, staff, and the community.

 

NCES Morning News Crew

Sponsors - Mrs. Sun-Siret Betancourt, Dr. Justin Nichols

 

P.E. Helpers

Sponsors - Mrs. Lil Shouldis

 

Safety Patrol

Sponsors - Ms. Tara Franke, Mr. Rolan Rountree

 

Shamrock Marathon

Sponsors - Mrs. Lil Shouldis

 

Strings

Sponsors - Mrs. Laura Parker

 

Strings - All City

Sponsors - Mrs. Laura Parker

 

Student Council Association (SCA)

Sponsors - Ms. Melissa Seybold, Mrs. Mauria Ganther

 

Anchored for Life

Sponsors - Mrs. Margaret Martin

 

SWAT (Students Working to Assist with Technology)

Sponsors - Dr. Justin Nichols, Mrs. Dale Keesler

NCES SWAT ID badge

Students Working to Assist Technology (SWAT) members are students who have a passion for technology.  The purpose of the SWAT Team is to help support and promote technology at NCES.  SWAT team members help train students and staff, troubleshoot and fix problems, setup for online testing and promote the appropriate use of technology at New Castle ES.

Skills to look for in students:

  • Passionate, proficient, and willing to learn more about technology
  • Ability to train students and teachers in a polite manner (people skills / “bedside” manner)
  • Responsible, respectful, and independent
  • Good academically standing (DP - AP grades)
  • Problem solver