The MeadowLarks is a 4th and 5th grade choral ensemble that rehearses on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 7:25 a.m. to 8:05 a.m. on the gym stage. They sing many styles and genres of repertoire. Their performances include the Veterans Day Program, the Winter Concert, the Spring Concert, the Carmel Educational Foundation Showcase and the Hamilton County Police Memorial Service.
The Orff Ensemble is a 4th and 5th grade instrumental group that performs on, xylophones, recorders, rhythmic percussion, and movement. They rehearse on Tuesdays after school from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. They perform in the Winter Concert, the Spring Concert and for the Carmel Educational Foundation Showcase.
The 5th grade Drumming Ensemble is offered only during the first semester. The group meets on select Wednesdays after school till 3:30 p.m. They perform in the Winter Concert. The ensemble performs on conga style drums called tubanos along with other untuned percussion (bongos, hand drums, guiro, cowbells, maracas, etc.)
The 5th Grade Musical is open to any interested 5th grader. Auditions and rehearsals are after school, and the performances are in early May. Students have to audition for a lead role, but do not have to audition to be part of the chorus. Students who are known to model responsibility are selected for behind the scenes parts like stage crew and lights.
Math Club (Math Pentathlon) is a K-7 grade program of engaging and interactive problem-solving games with supportive curricular and instructional activities and assessment tools that motivate ALL students to enjoy math and spend more time learning math. This program strengthens basic math concepts and skills, and stimulates creative thinking while developing problem-solving skills.
The Student Activities Council gives students an opportunity to develop leadership by organizing and carrying out school and community service projects. The SAC members contribute to school spirit, promote school events and fundraisers, and look for ways to help Towne Meadow and the Carmel community.
Geo Bee is a club open to 4th and 5th graders with the intent of studying geography and culture of the world. It includes annual participation in the National Geographic Bee where a school champion is chosen. We meet weekly to discuss and celebrate topics from around the world.
Pups Running is an activity offered for fourth and fifth graders to generate an interest in running and fitness in an encouraging environment. With fall cross country and spring track seasons, there is a focus on developing positive character qualities in students as they train for and compete in running events.
Throughout the year, Green Team confronts real world problems with creative projects aimed at making the planet greener. Open to 2nd and 3rd grade students, Green Team explores fun ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle while educating students about the environment.