Activities

  • NC Battle of the Books

    NC Elementary Battle of the Books


    Grades:  4-5

    The Battle of the Books is a reading incentive competition whereby students read a wide variety of age-approriate novels from a pre-determined selection of books.  In the spring  students test their knowledge by competing with other schools in the county.  The final county winner will then compete in district and state competition.

    Coach:  Rebecca McLean


    Art Club
    Art Club


    Grades 3-5 

    The Art Club at Manchester is designed to give students the opportunity to enjoy, experience, and create art in a more relaxed and informal setting. 

    Day:  Thursday
    Time:  2-2:30 p.m.

    Teacher:  Tabitha Redding


    Spelling Bee
    Spelling Bee


    Grades 4-5

    Teacher:  TBD


    Orchestra/Strings
    Orchestra/Strings

    Grade 5

    Instructor:  Diamond Foster


    Civic Oration Contest
    Civic Oration

    Grade 5

    The Woodmen of the World launched its Civic Oration contest in 1948 and is designed to be an annual contest for students who have practiced and developed public speaking skills.  Winners go on to compete in the district, state, and national levels.  

    Coach:  Melton Blackwood