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    Summary:

     

    The Varsity Club is a community service club whose mission is to teach student-athletes the importance of leadership, service and excellence. 

     

    Details:
    • Members of the Varsity Club must have ALREADY earned a letter from a High School VARSITY Athletic Team.

    • The Varsity Club members are required to earn 22 community service hours each year for projects they are involved in.

    • Each member is allowed 2 unexcused absences before dismissal

     

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    2018-19 Meetings Dates

     
     

    9/12                       Interest Meeting

     

    *Committment forms and $15 dues (cash or check made out to Riverside HS) due to Mr. Weeren no later than Friday, September 21st.  Due to high interest in this year club NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.               

     

    10/17                     General Meeting                8:30-9 am  (all meetings in Main gym)              

    11/14                     General Meeting                8:30-9 am  (SO Vol. Applications due)              

    11/16                     Belmont Ridge Mentors    8-8:30 am (meet in RM 1804 -Health Room)

    POSTPONED TO FRIDAY, NOV. 30 due to weather.

    11/26                     Seldens Landing Begins   (Scheduled is posted below)

    11/27                     Special Olympics (SO) meeting  8:30-9 am (Main gym)

    11/29                     SO Unified Team practice   8:30-9 am  (all in Aux gym)

    11/30                     Belmont Mentors                8-8:30 am

    12/5                       General Meeting                  8:45-9 am

    12/7                       Belmont Ridge Mentors      8-8:30 am

    12/13                     SO Unified Team practice   8:30-9 am

    1/3                         SO Unified Team practice   8:30-9 am

    1/5                         SO Tournament at Riverside 8-6 pm  (Sign up below)           

    1/8                         TUESDAY TUTORING BEGINS- every Tuesday in BRMS Library 8-8:30 am (Sign up below)

                                   CANCELLED - we need people to sign up and hope to start Tuesday, January 15t

    1/9                         General Meeting                  8:30-9 am

    1/18                       SO Game- 1/2 time of Varsity Boys Basketball game vs. Valley- Be in gym by 7:30 pm.

    1/23                       SO Unified  Team practice  8:30-9 am

    1/25                       Belmont Ridge Mentors      8-8:30 am                             

    1/31                       SO Unified Team practice   8:30-9 am (last practice)- cancelled SNOW

    2/3                         SO Tournament 

    KENMORE MIDDLE SCHOOL- 202 S. Carlin Springs Rd.  Arlington, Va. 22204

    Arrive @ 12:30       Game #1= 1 pm         Game # 2= 3 pm  

    2/6                         General Meeting                   8:45-9 am

    2/22                       Belmont Ridge Mentors      8-8:30 am

    3/6                         General Meeting                   8:30-9 am 

    3/15                       Belmont Ridge Mentors      8-8:30 am

    4/10                       General Meeting                   8:15-9 am  Guest Speaker Rob Jones -  http://www.robjonesjourney.com/

    4/10                       Belmont Ridge Mentors      8-8:30 am - review quarter grades/attend the Rob Jones speech

    4/26                       Rising 9th Grade Expo       9-11:00 am  (See list below of those members who are helping)  

    List of EXPO Tour Guides

    5/3                         Belmont Ridge Mentors      8-8:30 am  (last meeting)

    5/10                       Service Hours due to Mr. Weeren

    5/22                       Last General Meeting

     
    Sponsor:

    Kevin Weeren

    Assistant Athletic Director

    Riverside HS

    kevin.weeren@lcps.org   

     

    Leadership Team:

    President, Shayna Lubitz

    Vice-President, Celia Eitzel

    Secretary, Jane Berry

    Jane, Shayna & Celia

     
     
     
     
    2018-19 VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES
     
    Belmont Ridge Middle School Mentor Program

    Description: Participants will be paired with students to provide mentoring, guidance, and leadership.

     

     

    Seldens Landing Mentors Program 

    Description: This program helps promote the importance of academic performance to elementary students.  Participants are assigned to a classroom teacher.

    Seldens Schedule 18-19

     
    Athletic Helper

    Description: Volunteers assist with the concession stand during athletic events.

     

    Special Olympics

    Description:  Students will help with a Special Olympics Unified Basketball team or help run a Special Olympics Tournament at Riverside. 

    Tournament Volunteer Sign up

    Video from 2017-18 Tournament Highlights  (Thanks Mitch Pehlke!)

     

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