Clubs and Activities

After school activities letter and schedule for the 2017-2018 school year

After School Activities for the 2017 - 2018 School Year:

Animal Welfare Club

Meets on on Tuesdays in room B-208.

Advisory - Mrs. Pennock

Art & Literary Magazine

Meets on Mondays in the library.
Creates, collects and publishes creative writing, drawing, painting, and other art in a magazine once a year.

Advisor - Mrs. Silverstein


Meets on Monday & Wednesday after-school beginning Wednesday, October 11, 2017 thru Wednesday, May 30, 2018. High School students volunteer to serve as a "Bridge" between high school & middle school. Each "Bridge" student works with individuals or small groups of 6th-8th graders as a tutor/mentor.

Advisors - Mrs. Alonso & Mrs. Halden
Rooms - B-101, B-102, B-110 and B-112

Bridge Tutoring Cover Letter
Bridge Tutoring FAQ
2017-2018 Bridge Tutoring Dates

Chess & Board Game Club

Meets weekly on Tuesday in room B-111
Every chess player is welcome to play.

Advisor - Mrs. Sanchez

Drama Club

Meets weekly on Wednesday from 3:00PM - 4:25PM in the cafeteria. Enjoy singing, dancing and acting? From drama games to a full Broadway Jr. musical performance - drama club has a stage for you. This years production is Annie.

Advisor - Mr. Jack Murtha

Drama Crew

Meets on alternating Fridays in the cafeteria.

Advisors - Mr. Jack Murtha, Ms. Riley and Mrs. Raditz

Dungeons & Dragons Club

Meets every other Thursday in room B-205.

Advisor - Mrs. Noelle Drake-Hollingsworth

Harry Potter Club

Meets every other Friday in room B-200.

Advisor - Noelle Drake-Hollingsworth

Independent Homework Club

AM Homework Club, begins at 7:15 every morning in the Media Center with Mrs. Silverstein & Mrs. Brooks.

After School Homework Club, Monday-Thursday (not held on Fridays) in the Media Center.

Lego Club

Come and build your own Lego creation or follow detailed instructions and build a masterpiece!

LEGO Club meets on Thursday in room B-209.

Advisor - Mrs. Fargo

Magic - The Gathering Club

Our goal is for have people to have fun, advance interest and general knowledge of the Magic the Gathering card game.

Club meets on Thursday in room A-108

Advisor - Mrs. Min Felix

Math Counts

The MATHCOUNTS Competition Program provides the extra incentive and the perfect atmosphere for students to push themselves to achieve more in mathematics. Consisting of fun and creative problems that promote critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, the MATHCOUNTS competitions have written and oral rounds, as well as individual and team components. Though challenging and non-routine, the competition problems focus on the 6th through 8th grade standards of the National Council of Teachers in Mathematics.

MATHCOUNTS will meet weekly on Monday in room A-107

Advisor - Mrs. Anne Saddel

Model United Nations Club/Debate Club

Will meet on Tuesdays in room B-210

Advisor - Mrs. Barry

Multicultural Club

Rosa Multicultural Club celebrates our cultural diversity. Our members meet every Wednesday in room B-100.

Advisors - Madame Bittout & Madame Farkas

National History Day

Mondays thru Fridays in Room B-103

Advisor - Mrs. Christy Marrella-Davis

Newspaper "The Raptors Roar"

Meets on Thursday in the Room A-106.

Advisor - Mrs. Lillian Halden & Mrs. Sue Mark

Orff Ensemble

Meets on Thursdays from 3:00PM - 4:25PM in room C-108. Enjoy percussion instruments? From Latin grooves to pop standards you're in for a rhythmic good time!

Advisor - Mr. Jack Murtha

Origami, Arts & Crafts Club

Meets every Wednesday in room B-200 from 3:00PM - 4:25PM.

Advisor - Noelle Drake-Hollingsworth

Peer Leaders

Meets weekly on Tuesday in room B-102

Provide school-based support through Peer-to-Peer interventions as we take a stand against use of drugs, alcohol, bullying and high-risk issues.

Advisors - Mrs. Lillian Halden & Ms. Gina DeMonte

Ping Pong Club

Meets on alternating Fridays in room B-100

Advisory - Madame Bittout

Recorder Ensemble/Puppet Club

Meets weekly on Tuesday in room C-108.

Advisor - Mr. Jack Murtha

Standards Club

Language Acquisition (Spanish & French), Grades 6-8 - Monday, Room B-100 with Mrs. Bittout

6th Grade Standards Club - Tuesday with Mrs. Trocola in room B-203

6th Grade Math Standards Club - Wednesday with Mrs. Chang in room A-103

7th Grade Standards Club - Thursday with Mrs. Barry and Mrs. Pistone room TBD

7th Grade Math Standards Club - Monday with Mr. Thompson in room A-103

8th Grade Standards Club - Thursday with Mrs. Chang in room A-103

8th Grade Math Standards Club - Tuesday with Mrs. Saddel in room A-107

Video Game Club

Meets on Monday in room B-209

During Video Game Club students play on the computers, chat with friends (communication is an intrical part of this club), have snack and play video games. Students are encouraged to bring in their own portable gaming system such as a DS. If they do have one there are plenty of games I provide for the club.

In addition, we play social games such as Apples to Apples, Simon Says and Four Corners. The ultimate goal is to provide a safe place for the students to go where they can play games, meet other students and have fun.

Advisor - Mrs. Fargo