Harris Road Middle School
    Clubs  2017-2018
     "Building Excellence through Commitment and Excellence"
    The following academic, service, and activity clubs will offered at Harris Road Middle School during the 2017-18 school year. 
     Beta Club  Student Council  Battle of the Books  4-H Club
     Pi-Triot Club    Bucket Band  Geography Club
     Art Club  WyldLife  Future Farmers of America  
       Dr. Who Club  Fellowship of Christian Athletes  Jazz Band
     Golf Squad  Babysitters Club  Heart & Sole   Chess Club 


             Below are descriptions of each club offered at HRMS in addition to contact info for each club sponsor. 

    Beta Club

    The National Beta Club emphasizes leadership through academic achievement, exceptional behavior, and proven success in working with others, both in school and in the community. Membership is offered based on a combination of a student's academic achievement and outstanding character traits. To find out more about the organization visit www.betaclub.org.

     Student Council
    The Student Council is an organization conducted by student leaders and supervised by adult sponsors. Its purpose is to provide leadership, and to serve the student body, the school, and the community. The efforts of the Student Council culminate in the annual Spring Fair. Students must run for office to become a member of Student Council.
    Sponsors: Lara Miller
    Battle of the Books Club
    The purpose of the Battle of the Books program is to encourage reading by all students at the middle school level. Students, regardless of ability, are exposed to quality literature representing a variety of literary styles and viewpoints by prominent authors in the area of young adult literature. The game format creates interest and excitement in reading. Through the fun and excitement of the competition, students improve reading skills, mature in their choices of reading materials, and acquire a broader knowledge base.”                                        North Carolina School Library Media Association
    Sponsors: Mr. Weakland, Ms. Murfitt, Ms. Gula, & Ms. Waddington


    Pi-Triot Club
    The HRMS Pi-Triot Club is open to any student who loves to be challenged mathematically. Students of all grade levels are welcome to participate. The Pi-Triot Club will participate in local and regional math competitions as well as design and create math fair projects. There is no fee to participate as the school pays for the competition entry fees. 
    Sponsors: Mr. Tinker, Ms. Hicks 
    Geography Club
    Geography Club is a club for students who are interested in the geography of our world, how human communities interact with the environment, and how geography information is represented. All skill levels are welcomed. 
    Sponsor: Mr. Michalski
    Art Club
    Art Club is a place for students to work on a variety of art projects such as paintings, drawings, and sculptures. Students are encouraged to explore their artistic creativity. 
    Future Farmers of America
    FFA is a youth organization designed to promote and support agricultural education. FFA is for those with diverse interests in the food, fiber, and natural resource industries. The club's purpose encompasses science, leadership, business, technology, and production agriculture. 
    Sponsor: Ms. Howell
    4-H Club
    4-H prepares young people to step up to the challenges in their community and the world. Using research-based programming around positive youth development, 4-H youth get hands-on real world experience they need to become leaders. 
    Fellowship of Christian Athletes
    FCA is an inter-faith club that allows students to express their faith. FCA stresses the core values of integrity, serving, teamwork, and excellence. Participation is open to all students. FCA will meet the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month at 8:00.  Drop off at front lobby and will travel as a group to room 507. 
    Dr. Who Club
    The Doctor Who Club meets to discuss anything Who related, watch show episodes, and complete Dr. Who themed activities. There is no fee to join and participation is open to all students. 
    Sponsor: Ms. Meskill
    Golf Squad
    Golf Squad is for both new and continuing students and provides weekly opportunities for students to learn social skills required to enjoy golf, the clubs, and golf course etiquette, all under the instruction of a PGA Professional. Participation is open to all, and there is a $175 fee to participate. Visit Golf Squad for more information. 
    Jazz Band
    Open to all Advance Band students, Jazz Band emphasizes the basics of jazz while teaching a variety of jazz styles. Jazz Band will produce two yearly concerts in December and May. The band meets Friday mornings 7:45 a.m. 
    Sponsors: Mr. & Mrs. Blair
    Babysitters Club
    Babysitters Club trains students in basic first aid and child care so that students can become officially babysitter certified. 
    Chess Club
    Chess Club teaches students the game of chess.
    Sponsor: Mr. Spencer


Last Modified on October 3, 2017