After-school programs and extracurricular activities provide a richer environment to help students learn and grow. At Hays-Porter, students have access to a variety of programs and activities to explore their interests.
Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
The Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America are two of our nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The organizations provide programs for young people that build character, train them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship and develop personal fitness.
M.O.R.E. is an after-school group for boys in grades 4-6 that is designed to strategically support and promote measurable improvements in academic achievement, promotion rates, graduation rates, and college readiness, with an emphasis on developing strong character. The content of M.O.R.E. consists of Academic Support, Social Skills Development, College & Career Awareness, Financial Literacy, and Health & Wellness.
Students in grades 5 and 6 hone their research and debate skills on this fun team.
An after-school robotics club is available to students in grades K-6.
Technology Newsletter Club
Students in grades K-6 have an opportunity to contribute to the creation of this quarterly publication.
Our intramural teams focus on social skills and team building for students in grades 5 and 6.
Students in grades 5 and 6 learn how to play — and compete at — squash.
CPS Athletics — Information for Sports Eligibility Information, Sports Physical Form, Sports Liability Waiver, Athletic Code of Conduct.