Clubs & Activities
Some of the Clubs and Activities Parkallen has offered in the past are listed below. Offerings may very each year, depending on student and staff interests.
Choir and ORFF Ensemble: Choir membership is open to students in grades 3 to 6. The ORFF Ensemble provides students in grades 4 to 6 the opportunity to further develop their musical talents through singing, movement, and playing instruments.
Intramurals: Various intramural activities are held for students throughout the winter months.
Running Club: Parent volunteers help organize and coach our popular running club, beginning with the outdoor season in the fall and the indoor season which starts after Christmas. Practices are held after school and the Running Club takes part in regular competitions with other schools throughout the year.
Drama Club: Drama Club is an opportunity for students in grades 4 to 6 to develop public speaking, performance and theatre production skills. The group produces at least two plays a year.
Student Council: Student council is a group of grade 5 and 6 students who organize various school activities and fundraisers that benefit the school population and many charities. All members work together to promote school pride and participation in special events.
Lego Club: Students in the Lego Club develop their skills to build and create objects using various Lego pieces.
Chinese Culture Club: A club available for all students to learn more about Chinese culture, arts and crafts.
Chinese Dance Club: Lead by visiting teachers from the Confucius Institute Edmonton, students learn a variety of dances which often leads to performances at school assemblies and outside events.