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First Lego League Explore
FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Explore focuses on the fundamentals of engineering as students explore real-world problems, learn to design and code and create unique solutions made with LEGO bricks and powered by LEGO Education WeDo 2.0.
Girls on the Run (GOTR)
Girls on the Run® is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams. Meeting twice a week in small teams, we teach life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons and running games. Click here for a link to the program
“Superheroes” is an innovative program designed by GHS graduate, Eli Day; his mother, GIS sixth grade teacher Crystal Day; and GIS physical education teacher, Pam Hogan. Now in its fifth year, it empowers boys with the skills needed to face challenges in today’s society while developing leadership skills with an emphasis on respect, self-discipline, positive attitude, and sportsmanship. Click here for a link to the program!
Titan Council is a group of fourth-grade students who work together to help reteach expectations to BES students, create videos to share with classes about topics such as manners or kindness, assist in planning school-wide quarterly celebrations, and act as leaders and student ambassadors for positive behavior. Titan Council is comprised of 10 fourth grade students, who change quarterly. Teachers nominate students for Titan Council who have earned a spot by staying on green for the entire previous quarter, not having any discipline referrals, and demonstrating exemplary behavior and leadership skills within the classroom.