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Wellness Club

The Wellness Club is designed to promote social connectedness and encourage healthy self-care behaviors. The club will provide a space where students can participate in activities and discussions to encourage a healthy mind and school culture.

Starting October 20th, we will meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month in the Wellness Room (#2001) from 3:00 to 4:00 pm! *There is no activity bus on Wednesdays*. Permission Slip Below!

Sponsor: Ms. Korman, 7thGrade School Counselor,  


Kindness Club

Want to make a difference in the world? You can do so with one small act of kindness at a time. Kindness Club is coming to Potomac Shores! Our goal is to create a culture of kindness and compassion.

Starting in November, we will meet after school once a month from 3:00- 4:00 pm. You will be invited to a Canvas page for more details.

Permission Slips are available in the counseling department. Please see Mrs. Garecht for more information.

Sponsor: Mrs. Garecht, 8th Grade School Counselor, 


No Place for Hate Committee

Potomac Shores' No Place for Hate (NPFH) committee is dedicated to communicating openly about diversity and building positive relationships in our school and community. We will plan and engage students with various activities that counter against bias and bullying, and help make Potomac Shores an equitable, safe, and inclusive school environment where all students feel valued and accepted.

We will meet on the first Wednesday of each month from 3:00- 4:00 pm. Permission slips are in the school counseling office.

Sponsors: Mrs. Elliot, Director of School Counseling , 

                  Ms. Wiredu, 6th Grade School Counselor,