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Clubs and Activites

Clubs and Extracurricular Activities

Asian Culture Club

Señora Caterina Siciliano - cmoshel@fau.edu 

The Asian Culture Club was initiated by students interested in learning more about the history, language, music, art fashions and current social trends of East Asian countries. The goals of the Asian Culture Club is to gain new knowledge and experiences individually and as a group about other cultures, find ways to raise awareness throughout the school about these cultures and plan a service project to link the group to another country.

 

Fitness Club

Ms. Courtney Kay - cgardin4@fau.edu
Ms. Cherene Castillo - ccasti15@fau.edu
 
Fitness Club is open to all high school students and meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 for the whole year. The club focuses on improving the health and fitness level of its members and offers a variety of workouts to participate in twice a week. Members are exposed to workouts such as yoga, pilates, barre, and high intensity interval training, just to name a few. Members must have a signed waiver before being allowed to participate.

 

Future Educators of America (FEA)

Ms. Agnes Nemeth - anemeth4@fau.edu

Today's teachers are educating the future members of society and providing them with knowledge that will allow them to excel and succeed in whatever career path they choose to follow. The students that are choosing to follow a career path in education will continue this cycle for the future generations. It is, therefore, important that these students are aided in the development pf skills that are necessary in the educational professions. The purpose of Future Educators of America is to provide encouragement and career experience to those pursuing a career in education, while the individuals still participate in secondary school. FEA demonstrates and teaches leadership, career, and personal skills through curriculum-based activities.

Meeting Dates and Times: Once a month on the first Thursday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30pm. There are no meetings on half days.

 

Interact Club

Ms. Robin Barkes - rbarkes@fau.edu

Interact is Rotary International's service club for young people ages 12 to 18. Club membership varies greatly. Each year, Interact clubs complete at least two community service projects, one of which furthers international understanding and goodwill. Through these efforts, "Interactors" develop a network of friendships with local and overseas clubs and learn the importance of

  • Developing leadership skills and personal integrity
  • Demonstrating helpfulness and respect for others
  • Understanding the value of individual responsibility and hard work
  • Advancing international understanding and goodwill

Meeting Dates and Times: FAU High Interact meets every Monday at 3:00pm in room 116 of the FAU High building

 

International Thespian Society

Mrs. Kimberly Hallstrom - khallstrom@fau.edu
Señora Caterina Siciliano - cmoshel@fau.edu 

ITS Troupe #7709 is FAU High School's drama club! We happily welcome performers and designers from all grade levels in supporting the theatre arts at FAU High. We train in acting, singing, improv, playwriting, and all sorts of design work, competing in these events at the annual District competition, as well as showcasing them at our regular showcases. ITS is the club for fun, creativity, and the performing arts!

Meeting Dates and Times: Our International Thespian Society (ITS) chapter meets Tuesdays from 3-4 pm in Mrs. Hallstrom's room.

 

MakersSpace 

Mr. Allan Phipps - aphipps@fau.edu

MakersSpace engages students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) activities and competitions while informing students about potential future STEM careers. It also informs the community of advances in STEM education at A. D. Henderson and FAU High. 

Meeting Dates and Times: Alternating Monday and Tuesday afternoons with additional meetings as competitions approach. Please contact Mr. Phipps for more information. 

 

Math Ambassadors

Ms. Agnes Nemeth - anemeth4@fau.edu

Whether students wish to realize it or not, math is everywhere. Math is the language of science and as such, it plays an increasingly vital part of our world today. FAU High School Math Ambassadors members encourage students to see math success as achievable and even exciting by sharing their experiences and by offering young minds help through tutoring.

Math Ambassadors is continuously looking for excelling math students who are able to tutor at least an hour a week. Tutoring is available for FAU High School Students.

Meeting Dates and Times: Regular meetings are held on Fridays from 3-4pm (no meetings on half days; Individual tutoring sessions are offered throughout the week.

Mock Trial

The Florida High School Mock Trial Competition is an academic competition in which a team of 6-8 students simulate the roles of both attorneys and witnesses in a fictional trial situation. Members are selected through audition selection process. Students have approximately five months to prepare for their roles (flrea.org). FAU High School is very proud that within our first four years of competition we have won the District competition and gone on the compete at the State Competition. This year's competition will be in February. We anticipate returning to the State Competition!

 

Model United Nations (MUN) Club

Ms. Robin Barkes - rbarkes@fau.edu

Model United Nations is an academic simulation of the United Nations that aims to educate participants about current events, topics in international relations, diplomacy and the United Nations agenda. The participants role-play as diplomats representing a nation or NGO in a simulated session of a committee of the United Nations, such as the Security Council or the General Assembly. Participants research a country, take on roles as diplomats, investigate international issues, debate deliberate, consult, and then develop solutions to world problems. Culmination activity is a competition in New York City at the United Nations.

Meeting Dates and Times: MUN Club meets every Thursday at 3:00pm in room 116 of the FAU High building

 

Science Olympiad

Ms. Robin Barkes - rbarkes@fau.edu 

Science Olympiad competitions are like academic track meets, consisting of a series of 23 team events from all scientific disciplines. Emphasis is placed on active, hands-on group participation and Science Olympiad encourages group learning by designing events that forge alliances. Culminating event is regional and state competitions are in February and March. 

Meeting Dates and Times: Tuesdays at 3:00pm in room 116 of the FAU High building

 

Student Athlete Leadership Team (S.A.L.T.)

Mr. Keith Feit - kfeit@fau.edu

S.A.L.T. provides student athletes the opportunity to participate in community service, spirit building activities, and leadership training. Each month's meeting involves reviewing activities of the previous month, planning future charitable and community service activities, spirit building activities for the athletic department, and a module of leadership training. Community service activities (i.e. Walk to End Alzheimer's; Habitat for Humanity, Boca Helping Hands, etc.) and spirit events (i.e. fan buses, pep rallies, etc.) occur frequently throughout the year.

Meeting Dates and Times: Monthly Monday meetings, 6:00pm; community service and school spirit activities throughout the year

 

Student Government Association

Ms. Molly Adam - adamm@fau.edu

The Student Government Association assembles every Friday from 3:00pm - 4:00pm in the High School Lecture Hall. SGA coordinates and plans events for the student populous of FAU High School, including events such as Movie Night, Gaming Night, Field Day, Winter Formal, Grad Bash, and Prom. It is open for students in grades 9-12.

Last Modified 11/9/16