Black Bob Clubs and Activities

  • Battle of the Books

    Battle of the Books (BOB) is a reading program designed to encourage students to read and recognize those who like to read. The program is open to students in 4th and 5th grade. The participants read from a pre-selected list of 20 books and quiz on those books. Points are earned and students can "spend" their points on different rewards throughout the school year. For more information, contact Ms. Bell, Librarian


    Art Club

    Get ready for Art Club 2023-2024

    For more information, email Ms. North, Art Teacher


    Black Bob Blazers

    Get ready for the 15th Annual Running Club. Details are coming for the 2023-2024 school year.

    The Black Bob Blazers is a club that promotes fitness and community involvement. The Black Bob Blazers are coached by Mr. Tveter, physical education teacher. The Black Bob Blazers are open to students in third through fifth grades.

    The running club will meet on Thursdays after school from 3:40 to 4:30 p.m.

    • Sept. 14
    • Sept 21st
    • Sept 28
    • Oct 5
    • Oct 12

    Third through fifth grade will practice as one training group. The meetings will be for training runs or walks (between 1 and 3 miles each time) in preparation for:

    • Jared Coones Memorial Pumpkin Run October 14
    • Staying Healthy with Exercise
    • Social Skills

    We hope that you come out and join us for the school year and enjoy this as a fun family opportunity.


    BB Special Chorus

    Special Chorus is a choir made up of fourth and fifth graders at Black Bob Elementary. It is a volunteer, non-audition group that meets once a week on Thursday afternoons from 3:30-4:30 p.m. BB Special Chorus works on independent singing, part singing, and vocal musicianship. Mrs. Murphy is the director of this choir. Special Chorus has three performances throughout the year: Winter Fine Arts Night, Olathe South Choral Festival, and Spring Fine Arts Night. Students interested in joining Special Chorus can join in October and be a member for the entire year, or they can join in January for just one semester! Look for informational emails from Ms. Murphy if you’d like to join!


    BB Theater Club

    This club will be directed by Mrs. Junkins and Mrs. Murphy. The club will rehearse for six weeks. This club is only open to second through fifth graders.