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Clubs and Extracurricular Activities

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ART CLUB/NATIONAL ART HONOR SOCIETY:   Art Club is open for any student in the school to learn about art and create small projects during club day. National Art Honor Society students will meet on club days after school. NAHS members must have taken an art class in high school. They have to have a 3.0 overall GPA and an A in art class. They have art related service hours they have to complete at events outside of school. Meet once a month after school.  
 
ART OF DRILL:  Meets in room 304.
 
 
ASTRONOMY:  

Astronomy club is a student led club.  Every year is a little different depending on the member's interests.  Meets in room 709.

 
The National Beta Club recognizes academic achievement, promotes character, develops leadership skills, encourages service involvement, and provides technological advantages to students in grades 5 - 12.  NHS is a service organization. Creates enthusiasm for scholarships, stimulates a desire to render service, promotes leadership, and develops character in the students of secondary schools. (By invitation only) Does not meet on club day.
 
The Greenbrier High School Book Club's purpose is for like-minded individuals to meet and share a love of books and to expand the reading horizons of all members. Meets in the Media Center on club days.  Dues:  $20.00 
 
BUDDY CLUB: Provides a fun & enriching environment for general education students to interact with the exceptional student population.  Meet in the cafeteria during club day.
 
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CHESS: Meet in room 524 every Wednesday after school
Chess Club is designed to take the beginner all the way to the advanced player to the next level. We work on opening theory, end game strategies, tactics puzzles, play against each other with and without clocks, team chess, as well as participating in weekend tournaments against other high schools. The mission is simply to make the student a better chess player and enjoy the beauty of the game. The membership is $10.
 
CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS:  If you have ever thought about publishing a book or creating a masterpiece, The Creative Expressions club is for you. This club encourages students to develop their talents in both art and writing.  A few projects the club participates in focus on the process of writing and illustrating novels or short works of fiction.  Artists are paired with writers in order to help bring their creative ideas to life. Students will be introduced to the concept of self-publishing and will be given the opportunity to have their work professionally bound and published in our school’s library.  This club meets on club days and occasionally after school in room 419.
 
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DIAMOND GIRLS:  Meet in room 410.
The purpose is to support the baseball team. We make signs and goody bags for the games. We may hand out items during the games, and we help decorate for the banquet.
 
DRAMA: Provides information and opportunities to GHS students with an advanced interest in all aspects of theatrical development. Meets in the Auditorium.
 
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FCCLA:

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America is a national student organization recognized by all college admission teams.  The organization meets monthly during club day and occasionally outside of school to take part in community service, competitions, and leadership opportunities. Highlights include a trip to the fair, an overnight trip to camp, Atlanta, organizing volunteers for Special Olympics, organizing Christmas child and numerous opportunities to compete.  Meet during club day in room 310

 
FGE (FUTURE GEORGIA EDUCATORS): The purpose of FGE is to expose students to the teaching field. Meetings will be held monthly after school in Rm 307. Students will work to earn their Google Educator Certification, gain career guidance, and attend 2 teacher conferences (Georgia Southern and Augusta University)and participate in the Future Teacher Signing Day at the BOE. Any student with an interest in the teaching field is invited to join. Dues are $20.  Will not meet during club day.
 
The purpose of this team is to promote the love of fishing and offer the opportunity to fish competitively for those students who are able.  The team is affiliated with Georgia B.A.S.S. High School Nation and competitively fishes the state tournament trail during the spring and summer months. Does not meet on club day.
 
FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES: Allows athletes, coaches, and other students the opportunity to fellowship with one another in the gym.  Will meet during club day.
 
FRENCH:  This club is for any student interested in exploring French language and culture. It is a great place to practice your French skills, but also a place where we can explore in greater depth the things that make the French-speaking world such a marvelous place! We will host cultural events, celebrate la fête internationale de la francophonie (National French Week), as well as share food, music, games and bonne humeur together. Participation in this club is mandatory for members of the Société Honoraire de Français (French Honor Society). We will meet after school every other week in room 626, with the specific day to be determined during the first two weeks of school. Venez nous joindre pour parler et célébrer français à Greenbrier et autour du monde! (Come join us to speak and celebrate French at Greenbrier and around the world!)
 
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GAMERS:  Gamer’s club is for all who want to play: video games, board games, card games, role playing games, etc. Bring your own games and technology and have fun on every club day and every other Thursday from 4-8 in the media center.
 
GUITAR: Guitar/Music Club is designed for students to simply relax on Friday afternoons jamming out with friends. Orginally it started as strictly guitars, but has transitioned to more of a music club over the years as different instruments have been integrated into the club, such as drums, piano, bass, and vocals. We usually vote as a group on what songs we would like to add to our setlist and work on building and growing a bank of songs to play throughout the year. If you are a beginner, we can take you under our wing and teach you the basics of the instrument you're trying to play or learn. Membership is $10. It's an absolutely awesome way to end the week!
 
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HEALTH OCCUPATIONS STUDENTS OF AMERICA (HOSA): Enhances the delivery of compassionate, quality health care by providing opportunities for knowledge, skill and leadership development of all health science technology education students, therefore, helping students to meet the needs of the health care community.  Meets in room 313.
 
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Mock Trial helps students understand the legal system by participating in academic competitions where students assume attorney and witness roles in a court case. Real lawyers coach students in developing questioning, critical thinking and oral advocacy skills.  Meets in room 719 on club day and after school. 
 
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Key Club is an international student-led organization providing its members with opportunities to perform service, build character, and develop leadership.  The core values of the Key Club are leadership, character building, caring and inclusiveness.  See Dr. Fleming or Mrs. Herndon for more information.   Meet during club day and every other Wednesday from 2:45 - 3:20.
 
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The Math Team is open to all students in the school interested in participating in competitive mathematics. We travel throughout Georgia and South Carolina & compete individually & as teams. Friday of each month in room 511.  Does not meet on club day.
 
MILITARY SUPPORT CLUB: Open to anyone who wants to support our local military families. Meet in room 719 on club days.
 
MODEL UN: Greenbrier's award-winning Model United Nations Team offers opportunities for students to develop their skills and interests in international relations, foreign policy, diplomacy, debate, and public speaking. We travel overnight once or twice per year to United Nations simulation conferences, where our team competes against delegations from other high schools. Dues are $30 annually.  
 
MU ALPHA THETA:  Mu Alpha Theta is a National Math Honor Society for students that have completed the Analytic Geometry course or its equivalent) with a B average or higher in Math courses. Mu Alpha Theta completes community service by tutoring.  Mu Alpha Theta meets after school.  Will meet in room 516 once a month TBA after school. 
 
MULTICULTURAL:

The objective of the Multicultural Club is to promote cultural  awareness, acceptance, and appreciation of diverse cultures. Meet in room 421 during club day and after school. 

 
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NATIONAL TECHNICAL HONOR SOCIETY: NTHS (National Technical Honor Society) is an organization that honors student achievement and leadership in career and technical education, promote educational excellence, award scholarships, and enhance career opportunities. Students must complete a certain number of community service hours, being in good academic and behavioral standing, be a member of one of the CTSO clubs (HOSA, FCCLA, or SkillsUSA), and have 2 letters of recommendation from other teachers. We will not meet on Club Days. We will do an induction ceremony for new members in February or March.
 
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PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB:  The goal of Photography Club is to provide an environment that enables students interested in photography to meet new people with the same interests, learn about the factors that go into photography and be able to dive deeper into the world of photography while also promoting skills in taking digital photographs. We are also willing and able to assist the yearbook team in providing photos of school activities throughout the school year for consideration for the yearbook.
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Science Bowl is a Jeopardy-style  competition for high school students.  Try-outs will take place at the beginning of the semester, from which 1-2 teams are assembled to compete at the Regional Reading Bowl tournament usually in February.
 
REDEFINING BEAUTIFUL: The purpose of Redefining Beautiful is to inspire confidence and help girls realize they are beautiful just the way they are. This club helps girls see the value in who they are regardless of shape, size, make-up, clothes, or things they own; and encourages the end of negative self-talk. Meets in Room 524.
 
RELAY FOR LIFE: Relay for Life is a fundraising event for the American Cancer Society. It begins in October & culminates in the Actual Relay held the last Friday of April. Greenbrier HS participates in the Columbia County Relay. 
 
ROTC AND OFFICER CHIEFS CLUB : Our program mission is to instill in students in the United States secondary educational institutions the values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility and a sense of accomplishment as well as 420 conducting basic drill movements.
 
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SCIENCE BOWL: Like science? This is for anyone interested in competing in a fast-paced, buzzer-style science trivia game with categories in Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Energy, Math and Physics. Two teams of five will practice every Wednesday after school till the Department of Energy's Regional Science Bowl Tournament in March. Winners of the Regional tournament will be awarded an opportunity to participate in the National Science Bowl in Washington D.C.  Meets in room 707 after school.  We will not meet during club day.
 
SCIENCE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY: Meet after school in room 714.  We will not meet during club day.
 
SKILLS USA GRAPHIC DESIGN: Will meet in room 300.
 
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. Students enrolled in a CTAE course are encouraged to join with yearly dues of $40.00 payable on RevTrak. Students may also try out for one of the competition teams and compete in Regional and State events such as Tactical Team, High-Risk Vehicle Stop, Trial Advocacy, etc., These teams require attending afterschool practices. Contact Mr. Wuchte at gerald.wuchte@ccboe.net for additional information.
 
SOURCES OF STRENGTH (SOS): 
Sources of Strength is a club comprised of peer leaders who work to spread hope, help, and strength. We focus on stories of hope and strength, rather than trauma or drama. We aim to cultivate an environment in which our students feel an authentic sense of belonging by connecting with a diverse group of students, serving school community initiatives, and demonstrating positivity by deliberately choosing to experience their lives through a positive mindset.    Meet during club day and after school.
 
SPANISH CLUB:  To promote the use of the Spanish language and to learn about the various Hispanic/ Latino cultures and countries through music, food, and celebrations.  We will meet on club days in room 420.
 
SPANISH HONOR SOCIETY: Helps students gain a deeper understanding of Spanish speaking cultures. Meets in Room 604. Student Government: Coordinates the business and responsibilities of the student body of GHS, promotes school pride and class spirit, and serves the school and community. 
 
STUDENT GOVERNMENT:  SGA is an organization conducted by students and supervised by adult, giving students an opportunity to develop leadership by organizing and carrying out school activities and service projects. In addition to planning events that contribute to school spirit and community welfare, SGA is the voice of the student body. They help share student ideas, interests and concerns with the school wide community.  Meets bi-monthly or weekly with advisors by grade level.  
 
SUBBUTEO TABLE SOCCER: Table soccer / Subbuteo is a gaming club in a small setting. We can only offer membership to 22 people grades 9- 12. 
 
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TARS:Young Republicans is open to all Greenbrier High School students who want to become engaged in politics and are interested in The Republican Party. Whether you are new to politics or are a card carrying conservative, this is a great way to get involved. We will discuss republican values, current events, political policy, and ways to help spread our message. We will meet on Club Day as well as after school about once a month. Our meeting place will be in room 706, on the Science Hall. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Carraway.
 
TED ED:  Our mission is to "discover and explore great ideas with peers at [our] school and around the world. [We'll] research and develop [students'] own '[ideas] worth spreading' and learn how to present it in the form of a short, TED-style talk." Any student participant must complete a parental permission form to join the club in order to upload TED-style talks to YouTube and to participate in the TED Ed program.  Meets in room 705 after school.  Will not meet during club day.
 
TRI-M MUSIC:  Tri-M is the international honor society recognizing secondary music students for their musical ability, academic excellence, school involvement, and community service. The purpose of this organization is to inspire music participation, create enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, and promote leadership in the music students of secondary schools. Students will be nominated by their music teacher. Invitations will be issued soon, followed by an induction ceremony. 3rd Wednesday 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm.  
 
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YDA: The Young Democrats of America mobilizes young people to participate in the electoral process, research the ideals of the Democratic Party, and advocate for progressive issues.  Meets in room 607.
 
YEARBOOK:  Meets on club days in room 418.
 
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