Extracurricular Activities

Robert Rundle Elementary offers a variety of Extracurricular activities in the areas of Sports,
Fine Arts
and Leadership growth. 

Sports

Basketball
Basketball practices run from January and February with tournaments starting in early March.  Grade six students look forward to challenging their skills among the best basketball players in grade six around the city.

Cross Country Running
Cross Country Running starts in September and continues through October. The students are challenged to develop endurance and strengthening activities.

Intramurals

Students are encouraged to participate at their grade level during lunch hour. Grade one and two students will participate on alternate Mondays. Grade three and four students will participate on alternate Fridays. Grade five and six students will participate on alternate Wednesdays. Please check the calendar on this web page for the actual dates for each class. Activities will vary at each grade level and will emphasize fun, participation and cooperation.

Initiatives Club

Grade 4, 5, and 6 students will have the opportunity to participate in an outdoor pursuit activity that will be off campus. Some of the activities include swimming, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and canoeing. All activities will promote the students mind, body, and spirit.

Ski Club 

Grades four-six students get an opportunity to ski at Rabbit Hill. We have four planned trips out to the site. This a pay-per-use program.

Track and Field

All students from ECS to Grade Six participate in the Robert Rundle track and Field Meet. The school meet will be May 31st and parents are invited to watch or help out with the various events. Students in grade four, five and six who finish in the top two positions in each event have the opportunity to go to the District Track Meet on June 10th at Fowler Track.

Volleyball

Practices throughout late October and November lead to grade 6 volleyball tournaments in December with a number of other elementary schools.  Robert Rundle ranks in the top three teams within St. Albert.

Fine Arts

 

Ceramics


Choir
Students in grades one through six have the opportunity to join the Division I or II choir. Rehearsals are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch time.

Drama Club
The Drama Club is offered during lunch recess for students in grades 1-3.

Leadership & Lifeskills

Computer Club
A weekly lunchtime activity for grades three-six. Students are given the opportunity to enhance and refine their computer skills.

Environmental Club
Students take an active role in maintaining the environment. Students are given an opportunity to participate first hand in the three R's.

Homework Club
Grade four to six students who choose to participate in this after school activity will receive extra help in their daily homework. The program runs Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30.

Patrols
Grade six students have the opportunity to help keep their fellow students safe when crossing the streets. All students in the patrols are trained by the Alberta Motor Association. The Patrols are active every morning and lunch as well as after school.

Grade 6 Leadership
Every month grade 6 students work on a variety of leadership activities. These activities may include helping out during recess with students sliding, assisting with hot lunch deliveries, promoting our service projects such as “Make a Wish” or just helping out with their kindergarten buddies. They are a very busy group who lead our school with positive attitudes and actions!

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