2017-18 Student Organizations
Club Advisor Meeting(s) Time/Place Purpose Major Projects BETA Club S. Motsinger Every 1st and 3rd Friday 2:15/Rm 408 To unify the school and the community through service and upholding national standards. Trunk r Treat, Thanksgiving Food Drive, adopt an angel, teacher appreciation month, etc. CHS Amateur Radio Patterson/ Motsinger TBD TBD To teach students about HAM Radio and prepare students and others interested in getting their HAM operating license CHS Chinese Club Yu 1st Monday of the month 2:30/Rm 226 To explore Chinese culture through fun activities, events, and community service. Trunk r Treat, Dragon Boat Race, UNCC International Festival, Lantern Festival, and CHS Community work CHS Gay-Straight Alliance 2nd/4th Tuesdays 2:30-3:30/Rm 325 GSA seeks to provide a safe space for all students , to allow for educational opportunities regarding gender/sexuality/tolerance, ad to help create a safe/tolerant school climate for all. CHS Media Club Gerow Tuesdays 2:20/Rm 309 The CHS Media Club exists for students to work together and collaborate to create (and maintain) the online newspaper website, The Spider Insider. Students will gain leadership and collaboration skills, while learning new technology and improving writing skills. Creating the website to share information with Concord High (and those outside of the school) and for students to showcase their talents. CHS Tabletop Gaming Guild Mirabelli Tuesdays 2:15-3:50/Rm 413 This a teambuilding club focused on complex, cooperative board games to stimulate creative problem solving and teamwork skills. Trunk r Treat and MACE volunteers Concord Art and Service Club Rowe Every other Tuesday/Thursday 2:15-3:00/Rm 321 To provide a community club that unifies all types of art and provides opportunities for community service related to these arts. Trunk r Treat and a Gallery/Exhibition showing the member's artwork. eSports Club Bostrom Bimonthly-Days determined at previous meeting 2:30-3:30/Rm 308 To provide a sense of community and understanding for video gamers in the school. It also give members a channel through which they can express their passions by competitions. Showcase competition results and encourage both new and old players to join Fit Chick Club (FCC) VanLeuvan every Thursday immediately after school/Rm 204 We want people to learn and develop ways to stay in shape through exercise and nutrition. We want to create a positive environment for girls to encourage one another and lift each other up while staying healthy. We want to teach others about body positivity and how to encourage others to love themselves. We want to schedule some type of event like a Zumba class or 5K in order to get people involved with being healthy. French Club Cress varies 2:30 To offer students an opportunity to explore facets of French culture (holidays, foods, films, art, etc.) Future Business Leaders of America Fant/Watson 1st Wednesday of the month 2:30/Rm 203 To bring business and education in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. The programs focus on: Leadership, Academic Competitions, Educational Programs and Community Service. Regional Competition HOSA Swink 4th Thursday of every month 2:20/Rm 217 Future healthcare providers Rosmary walk, Alzheimer walk, Hosa week IB Club Rowe 3rd Friday of each month 2:20-3:00/Rm. 321 Tutoring for IB students, general support group, look to promote programs and CHS projects. Trunk r Treat Interact Club Deal Every other Tuesday 2:20-2:245/Rm 104 Service carried out on a school, community, national, and international level. They work closely with the Rotary Club of downtown Concord. Support CAS Projects and other service projects around CHS and Concord Junior Civitans Drake/Gerow Every Wednesday for the month of September and then biweekly or as needed 2:20/Rm 309 or 326 Junior Civitans is an internationally recognized organization of students who are dedicated to community service. It offers exciting opportunities for developing leadership skills through community service and team work, while developing a sense of public responsibility. It promotes a positive public image for all young people. Community Service- one per month Mu Alpha Theta Morrison Every other Friday 2:20-3:00/Room 421 Compete in math competitions and promote mathematics in our school community. Creating instructional packets to be kept by NHS to help tutors better facilitate tutoring of Math I, II, and III National Art Honor Society Strode/ Dionne 2nd Tuesday of the month 2:30/Rm 409 The CHS NAHS chapter strives to inspire and recognize students who have shown an outstanding ability and interest in art with a strong emphasis on utilizing our artistic talents to bring art education to the attention of the school and community through community service. Rosemary Walk Face Painting, Trunk r Treat, School Murals, Seeking out community Murals, working with local art organizations, art camps for kids. National Honor Society Pressley Every other Thursday 2:20-3:00/Rm 320
NHS is a national organization that recognizes students who have achieved 4 tenets: academics, character, community service, and leadership. This organization focuses on continued community service activities at school and in the community at large.
To be asked to apply a student must have a 4.0 GPA at the end of 3rd quarter of the junior or senior year. Student who apply for acceptance will discuss their leadership, character, and community service on an application. A faculty committee will then review the applications and nominate new members. Students must meet set criteria to remain in the organization. This criteria is given out at the first meeting.
Tutoring Program North Carolina Association for Scholastic Activities Short Last Thursday of the month 2:15-3:15/Rm 100 Gives students the opportunity to compete in regional competitions in subjects that interest them ., potentially competing at a state level. SkillsUSA Satenstein, Motsinger, Patterson, Field, Dunagan 2nd Tuesday of each month 2:20-3:00/Rm 223 SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure that America has a skilled work force. We help every student excel. SkillsUSA is a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) that is recognized as an integral part of the classroom by the OVAE. Spanish National Honor Society Silva TBD 2:15-3:00/Rm 209 The Spanish National Honor Society club is an organization that encompasses a diverse group of enthusiasts of the Spanish language and of Hispanic cultures. As an organization, we strive to improve our language skills and cultural understanding of the Spanish speaking Latin countries. Spanish tutoring, Volunteering for various groups in the community, Operation Christmas Child, Projects around school, etc. Spiderettes 1st Tuesday of the month 2:30/Rm 325 Spiderettes seek to provide opportunities for lady spiders to positively impact their school and community through service. Annual Trunk r Treat, Veterans Cards, Christmas Adoptions, fundraisers for Meal on Wheels, volunteering with feeder elementary Spirit Club Eudy/Cline 2nd Wednesday of the month 2:15/Rm 323 To promote school spirit, attend athletic events, plan and carry out September Be Bold Campaign and Ktown/Homecoming activities Attend athletic events, Ktown events, and Trunk r Treat Teen Dems Fant 2nd Wednesday of the month 2:30-3:30/Rm 203 To promote political awareness on the daily issues that we face as a student body. Learn the democratic process of elections and how the government works Voter Registration The Fellowship of Christian Athletes/FCA Parker/Thacker Thursdays 2:15/Media Center Student leadership promotes fellowship with all students. The group provides devotions, bible study, and guest speakers. See you at the Pole Prayer, fields of Faith at MPHS football field, and a dodge ball tournament The Young Republican's Club Lancaster Fridays 2:30-3:30/Media Center To allow students of any political ideal to learn more about the republican party and discuss its ideologies and impacts November and March Election TRI-M O'Reilly Tuesdays 2:30-3:30/Rm 317 Musical Honor Society to enhance student's abilities Recital with ticket sales to buy school instruments Writer's Workshop Natoli every Tuesday and Thursday 2:20/Rm 417 To improve the writing skills of fellow students. Writing O'Reilly Thursdays 2:30-3:30/Rm 317 Give students a place to meet to write/share their writing with others Poetry Night for students who wish to share their work