St. Helens Day Breakers
Serving the Children of the World

      ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL


          


www.buildersclub.org

Builders Club allows middle school and junior high students to contribute service to school and community on more than 1,2oo campuses in 17 nations.  Leadership development and guidance at this critical stage of personal development makes    builders club an effective contributor to any service-learning curriculum.             Builders Clubs are encouraged to support a service focus supporting children's  hospitals.

St Helens Day Breakers supports the St Helens Middle School Builders Club
and applauds all of the members for their commitment to community service.

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NOVEMBER 2017

 

 

OCTOBER 2017

 

2017 CHILDREN'S FAIR

25 MEMBERS OF THE BUILDER'S CLUB SIGNED UP TO HELP AT 

THE CHILDREN'S FAIR THIS YEAR.  

HELPING WITH ACTIVITIES LIKE FACE PAINTING

AND THE BALLOON TABLE ARE ON THEIR LIST FOR VOLUNTEER HOURS.

   

 

BUILDERS CLUB MIDDLE SCHOOL ADVISOR MR ROBITZ

PICTURED BELOW IN HALLOWEEN HAT,

SERVED AS THE CHILDREN'S FAIR "MUSIC MAN" THROUGHOUT THE EVENT.

HE CO-ORDINATED THE MUSIC FOR THE OPAS DANCE  

PERFORMANCE WITH GROUP DIRECTOR WENDY WILSON.

THE ELITE VAULT CHEER TEAM HAD HIS ASSISTANCE WITH MUSIC

FOR THEIR PERFORMANCE.

 

 

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SEPTEMBER 2017

MEETINGS WILL BE HELD EVERY OTHER TUESDAY

3:00 PM TO 4:30 PM IN MR ROBITZ CLASSROOM 

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SO FAR THIS FALL THE BUILDERS CLUB HAVE HOSTED A DANCE AND

THE VOLLEY BALL TEACHERS VS STUDENT GAME.

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2017 - 2018 SCHOOL YEAR IS AGAIN UPON US.

KIWANIS DAY BREAKERS BUILDERS CLUB

WILL BEGIN MEETINGS IN MID SEPTEMBER.

 

THE ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL ADVISOR WILL BE CHRIS ROBITZ.

CHARLOTTE HART WILL BE THE DAY BREAKERS ADVISOR

TO THE CLUB WITH STAN CHIOTTI AS ALTERNATE ADVISOR.

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STAN CHIOTTI DAY BREAKERS' MEMBER VISITED THE BUILDERS CLUB AT THE ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL TO GET THE LATEST INFORMATION ON CLUB ACTIVITIES.

MONDAY APRIL 24, 2017 THE BUILDERS CLUB

WILL BE HOSTING A SNOW CONE EVENT WITH

THE PROCEEDS GOING TO

KIWANIS DOERNBECHER CHILDREN'S CANCER FUND

 

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PRESIDENTS DAY FEBRUARY 20TH HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AS A

DAY OF SERVICE IN THE COMMUNITY OF ST HELENS BY THE

ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS & STAFF. 

  PRINCIPLE CAROL DOWSETT STATED THAT THE STUDENT BODY INCLUDING

THE DAY BREAKERS BUILDERS CLUB WILL DO

PROJECTS INCLUDING GROUNDS CLEAN UP AT THE SCHOOL AS WELL

AS OTHER ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA.

PICTURES TO FOLLOW.

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THE ST HELENS BUILDERS CLUB WILL BE INVOLVED ON

FEBRUARY 24, 2017 AT 3:00 TO 4:00 WHEN THE ST HELENS STUDENT BODY WILL

HOLD A STAFF VS STUDENT BASKETBALL GAME FOR CHARITY.

THE FIRST HALF OF THE GAME WILL BE PLAYED BY THE GIRLS JV & VARSITY

THE SECOND HALF BY THE BOYS JV & VARSITY.

STAY TUNED FOR RESULTS & PICTURES.

 

HELPING OUT AT THE CHILDREN'S FAIR 2016

 

 

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FALL 2016

THE FIRST FRIDAY IN OCTOBER IS ELECTION DAY FOR CLUB OFFICERS.

WE MUST THANK MR ROBITZ WHO IS THE FAULTY ADVISOR.

THE ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL BUILDERS CLUB HAS ABOUT 27 MEMBERS THIS YEAR.

HELPING AT THE DAY BREAKERS 25TH ANNUAL CHILDREN'S FAIR

17 OF THE GROUP HAVE SIGNED UP TO HELP OUT DOING FACE PAINTING OR HELPING WITH THE BUG PROGRAM TABLE.

 

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MAY 2016

THE ST HELENS HIGH SCHOOL KEY CLUB MEMBERS VISITED THE BUILDERS CLUB.

THEY HELD A ICE CREAM SUNDAE PARTY FOR THE BUILDERS CLUB MEMBERS

TO INTRODUCE THE OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE

IN THE HIGH SCHOOL KEY CLUB AS A INCOMING FRESHMAN IN THE FALL.

ALAN KING, DAY BREAKERS KEY CLUB ADVISOR, EXPLAINED HOW THE

HIGH SCHOOL CLUB OPERATES AND THE ADVANTAGES OF BECOMING A MEMBER.

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THE BUILDERS CLUB HAS DONE A OUTSTANDING  JOB OF

FUNDRAISING THIS SCHOOL YEAR.  

DOERNBECHER HAS RECIEVED $1,100

CHILDREN'S CANCER RESEARCH RECIEVED $200 

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APRIL, 2016

 

SPRING FLING  WEEK APRIL 25 -29

      A WEEK LONG SERIES OF ACTIVITIES THAT CELEBRATE SERVICE-LEARNING              AND GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

  • Monday's Theme-Favorite Team             Lunch Time Activity- $1 Juke Box
  • Tuesday's Theme-Crazy Sock Day          Lunch Time Activity-Cupcake Walk .50 a square
  • Wednesday's Theme Crazy Hair Day       Lunch Time Activity-Pop a Shot .50 a shot
  • Thursday's Theme-Twin Day                  Lunch Time Activity-Fear Factor [buy & blend]
  • Friday's Theme-Beach                           Lunch-Time Activity-$1 popcorn

FOCUS TIME COMPETION- The Focus Class that buys the mostDoernbecher Dollieswins a coffin of Voodoo Donuts.  The Dollies sell for $1 at the Student Store. Simply tape them to your door and the most at the end of the week wins!

BEACH BLAST DANCE-Friday April 29 [3:00-4:15] jusy $2! There will be Snow-cones, prizes and lots of fun. 

ALL BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE BUILDERS CLUB

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MEETING TIME CHANGED TO THURSDAY 3:00 PM

SPRING BREAK IS OVER THE TRACK SEASON BEGINS.                                                    THE CLUB WILL ADJUST IT'S MEETING SCHEDULE TO ACCOMMODATE                      MEMBERS WHO PARTICIPATE IN TRACK

MARCH 2016

IT WAS REPORT AT THE DAY BREAKERS MEETING THAT THE ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL BUILDERS CLUB HAS RAISE $351.00 FOR KIWANIS DOERNBECHER CHILDREN'S CANCER.

FEBRUARY 2016

ALL FIVE CLUB OFFICERS WILL BE ATTENDING THE KIWANIS DOERNBECHER DAY ON  SATURDAY FEBRUARY 27.  THE GROUP WILL ALSO BE ACCOMPANIED BY FACULTY ADIVSOR CHRIS ROBITZ AND OTHER DAY BREAKER MEMBERS.

BUILDERS CLUB HAS A BASKETBALL GAME PLANNED TO RAISED MONEY FOR DOERNBECHER CHILDREN' S CANCER PROGRAM.  THE EIGHTH GRADE TEAM WILL PLAY AGAINST STAFF.  THIS WILL BE A VERY GREAT GAME.  POPCORN, SODA AND TREATS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE.  ALL PROCEEDS TO THE CHARITY.

JANUARY 2016

THE BUILDERS CLUB WILL START THE NEW YEAR PARTICIPATING WITH OTHER

STUDENT GROUPS IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL IN COMMUNITY PROJECTS.

MARTIN LUTHER KING SERVICE DAY ON JANUARY 18TH WILL THE FIRST OF MANY.

THE COMMUNITY WILL BENEFIT FROM THE COMMITTMENT BY THE BUILDERS CLUB 

TO HELP OUT WHEN EVER AND WHERE EVER POSSIBLE.

DECEMBER 2015

THE BUILDERS CLUB WORKED ON SEVERAL PROJECTS THROUGHOUT THE MONTH.

THE FOOD BANK AS WELL AS DOERNBECHER CHILDREN'S CANCER DID BENEFIT.

A WEEK FULL OF FUN:   HAT DAY, CLONE DAY, SPIRIT DAY,  CANDY CANE DAY   

BELL RINGING COORDINATED WITH THE DAYBREAKERS KIWANIS & NOON CLUB

 

NOVEMBER 2015

WARMING CENTER DONATION PROJECT

THE WARMING CENTER LOCATED IN THE COMMUNITY ACTION TEAM BUILDING NEEDS     PERSONAL CARE ITEMS, WARM WINTER COATS & CLOTHING.

THE CLUB WILL GATHER DONATIONS. ALL WHO DONATE WILL GET A RAFFLE TICKET FOR A DRAWING TO WIN A $25.00 GIFT CARD.

ANOTHER GREAT PROJECT BY THE BUILDERS CLUB TO SUPPORT THE COMMUNITY.

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OCTOBER 2015

THE ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL

BUILDERS CLUB MEMBERS HELPING AT THE

KIWANIS CHILDREN'S FAIR 

 

DAY BREAKER MEMBER ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

CAROL DOWSETT WORKING AT THE BALLOON TABLE

EACH CHILD RECEIVES A BALLOON WHEN THEY ARRIVE AT THE FAIR

BUILDERS CLUB CO-PRESIDENT SARAH BARTOCEI WORKING

WITH MRS. DOWSETT AT THE BALLOON TABLE

 

BUILDERS CLUB MEMBERS  AT CHILDREN'S FAIR

ALANA SAUL, ISAAC VANTBOK, SARAH BARTOCEI AND TANNER MCTEAGUE

WORKED ALONG SIDE THE KIWANIS CLUB MEMBERS SETTING UP ON FRIDAY IN THE

COMMONS AREA FOR THE SATURDAY EVENT.  

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SEPTEMBER 2015

8TH GRADE STUDENT VOLLEYBALL TEAM  VS STAFF GAME

THE GAME RAISED $164.00 FOR SPECIAL PROJECT.  

STUDENTS ARE WRITING PROPOSALS FOR PROJECTS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE YEAR.

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ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL BUILDERS CLUB 

2015-2016 SCHOOL YEAR

CLUB OFFICERS:

Club Co-Presidents:  SARAH BARTOCCI & TANNER MCTEAGUE

Vice President--OPEN

Secretary:  GURKIRST KAUS

Treasurer:  MAGGIE WHELDON

BUILDERS CLUB FACULTY ADVISOR:  CHRIS ROBITZ

BUILDERS CLUB KIWANIS DAY BREAKERS ADVISOR:  CHARLOTTE HART

hartchrlttswbs3@aol.com

www.kiwanisdaybreakers.com

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ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL

BUILDERS CLUB--2014-2015

THE ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL BUILDERS CLUB HAS AGAIN  COMPLETED SOME TERRIFIC PROJECTS SERVING THE COMMUNITY OF ST HELENS AND BEYOND. 

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PROJECTS INCLUDE RAISING MONEY FOR DOERNBECHER CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL.

LEADING A FUND DRIVE FOR CANCER RESEARCH.

ORGANIZING FOOD DONATIONS FOR THE HOLIDAY HOPE PROJECT IN DECEMBER.

SPONSORING A SCHOOL DANCE AND STUDENT VS FACULTY BASKETBALL GAME.

CLEANING UP THE PUBLIC GREENWAY / WALKWAY IN FRONT OF THE SCHOOL. 

HOSTING A VETERAN'S PROGRAM & BRUNCH FOR LOCAL VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES TO HONOR THEM FOR SERVING OUR COUNTRY.

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MEETINGS WILL RESUME IN SEPTEMBER 2014

CHRIS ROBITZ, FACULTY ADVISOR AND CLUB OFFICERS WILL ANNOUNCE NEW SCHOOL YEAR SCHEDULE.

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THE BUILDERS CLUB FIRST 2013 PROJECT


FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL & DANCE
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25TH
3:15 PM TO 4:30 PM
 
THE FUNDRAISER WAS ORGANIZED TO RAISE FUNDS TO BRING A NOTED
 AUTHOR,  MATT DE LA PENA,  TO ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL TO
TEACH A WORKSHOP ON WRITING.



THE CLUB RAISED $518.00.  WHAT A GREAT START!!!!



JAYDEN ANDERSON CLUB PRESIDENT

FACULTY ADVISOR &  "THE D J "  MR ROBITZ


DANCING TO MICHAEL JACKSON'S "THRILLER"

TOSS GAME

SCARY PICTURE OP.    BUILT BY JAYDEN AND HER DAD

MRS. SANDFORD AND CLUB MEMBER
SCARY PHOTO BOOTH

ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL CAROL DOWSETT
AND CLUB MEMBER

PRINCIPAL DOWSETT AND  VOLUNTEER

CLUB MEMBERS OVERSEEING PLAY AT RING TOSS GAME



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ST HELENS MIDDLE SCHOOL VETERAN'S DAY CELEBRATION


















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2013-2014 Club Officers are shown in picture below with Mr. Robitz.

Their first fundraiser will be a "HARVEST FESTIVAL & DANCE"





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One of the Club's 2012-2013  fundraisers is listed below.






THE BUILDERS CLUB RAISED $250.00  AT THE  FEBRUARY 28TH FUNDRAISER.

TEACHERS/STAFF VS ST HELENS 8TH GRADE BOYS TRAVELING BASKETBALL TEAM!!

THE BUILDERS CLUB IS HOSTING THE EVENT TO BRING AWARENESS TO AND RAISE
FUNDS FOR GASTROPARESIS.  GASTROPARESIS AND CHRONIC INTESTINAL
 PSEUDO-OBSTRUCTION IMPACT THE LIVES OF APPROXIMATELY 5 MILLION AMERICANS. 
THESE CONDITIONS ARE SERIOUS AND CAN BE LIFE THREATENING, YET THEY RECEIVE
 LITTLE ATTENTION AND MINIMAL FUNDING.


WHAT FUN FOR A GOOD CAUSE!!!!