R. K. Mellon Elementary School » Activities


Throughout the school year, our students participate in a variety of extended learning opportunities. Below is a list of the opportunities in the elementary schools. 
Proactive Character Development Activities
  • ROX (Ruling Our Experiences)
  • Operation Boy Code
  • Monthly Guidance Lessons
  • Small Group Guidance lessons
  • St. Vincent Prevention Projects
  • Learning.com Cyber bullying & Online Safety Lessons
  • Girls on the Run
  • Transition to Middle School Activities
  • 7 Habits of Happy Kids
  • Blackburn Center Presentations: Violence Prevention & Safety Awareness
  • 1:1 Mentoring
  • Monthly Growth Mindset Lessons  
Extended Learning Activities and Partnerships
  • Carnegie Science Center
  • Excella Health Fair
  • Fort Ligonier
  • Hollow Tree Players
  • Johnstown Flood Museum and Incline Plane
  • Johnstown Heritage Discovery Center
  • Loyalhanna Watershed
  • PNC Park, Pittsburgh
  • Carnegie Science Center (STEAM)
  • Food2Go Program Penny War
  • Grandparent's Day
  • Junior Achievement
  • Ligonier Valley High School 
  1.  Cultural Experiences-French and Spanish Classes
  2.  Polar Express-Interact Club              
  • Ligonier Valley Middle School
  1. Bird Boxes, Trout Stocking, Planting Gardens, Insect Program - Outdoor Club/PA Game Commission 
  2. Peer Tutoring - Student Council 
  • Ligonier Valley YMCA (Learn to Swim)
  • Markosky Engineering Reading
  • Reading
  1. Books With Buddies
  2. Catch the Reading Bug/Wave
  3. Cozy Up with a Good Book
  4. Parent literacy Club (Parents)
  • Soccer Shots
  • Somerset Trust Bank
  • United Way
  • Veteran's Day Program
  • Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling 
  • Westmoreland Private Industry Council