• EHS Clubs and Organizations


    Clubs and Organizations

    Description

    Sponsors

    Adventurer"s League

    Students in grades 9-12 who are interested in gaming may participate in the Adventurer"s Club

    Mr. Holley

    AF JROTC Color Guard

    Must be a cadet in good standing with the JROTC program; member of the cadet corps; prepares cadets to present colors at numerous community and school events; meet Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 7:45 until 8:15 a.m.

    Major Pfancook

    Sgt. St. Jean

    AF JROTC Drill Team

    Must be a cadet in good standing with the JROTC program; member of the cadet corps; prepares cadets to compete in drill meets with other JROTC units in the Upstate; meet Tuesday and Thursday afternoon from 3:40 until 5:00 p.m.

    Major Pfancook

    Sgt. St. Jean

    AF JROTC Leadership Team

    Must be a cadet in good standing with the JROTC program and holds a leadership position; member of the cadet corps; cadet leadership members plan, organize, and coordinate activities of the JROTC program; meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month from 7:45 until 8:15 a.m.

    Major Pfancook

    Sgt. St. Jean

    AF JROTC Kitty Hawk Air Society

    Must be a cadet in good standing with the JROTC program; member of the cadet corps; GPA of 3.0 or higher for current semester; successful completion of the pledge period; AF JROTC academic honor society; promotes high academic standards, school and community service, self-confidence, and initiative; meet  the 1st Friday of each month from 7:45 until 8:15 a.m.

    Major Pfancook

    Sgt. St. Jean

    Athletics

    Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling

    Mr. McMahon

    Ms. Branyon

    AVID














    Students apply for AVID in the spring. Applications are available at https://www.gwd50.org/domain/20. AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society. Students in AVID are enrolled in the most challenging and rigorous classes. Students participate in college and career exploration activities in and out of school.











    Ms. McCurry

    Mr. Miller

    Ms. Parks

    Mr. Payne

    Mr. Pearson

    Ms. Richey

    Ms. Schwendemann

    Mr. Sorrow

    Ms. Stevens

    Ms. Teague

    Ms. Walton

    Ms. Wells

    Ms. Whittington, E.

    Ms. Woolbright

    Band

    Must be in band class

    Mr. Botchie

    Concert Choir

    The EHS Concert Choir is intended for any student who possesses superior talent in singing and has an ability to work well with others in an ensemble setting. Auditions will be held the week of August 17. See Mr. Edwards in room 703 to sign up for a slot before or after school or during lunch. Meetings will be held Tuesdays from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

    Ms. Ashby

    Debate Club

    The debate club is a club that endorses public speaking, research and healthy debate. Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 3:35 until 5:00 p.m. in room 609. Students meet at Village Coffee/Starbucks for collaborative work on weeks without meetings. Orientation for new members, along with a camp for all members, will be held at Lander University in November.  

    Mr. Jenks

    Emerald Men Advancing and Changing History (EMACH)

    EMACH stands for Emerald Men Advancing and Changing History. It is a mentoring program that attracts African American males and pairs them with successful upperclassmen at Emerald High. In this group, they participate in college visits, community service and guest speakers.

    Ms. Fisher

    Mr. Pearson*

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

    Students meet Friday at 7:45 a.m. in room 719 for devotionals.

    Mr. Payne*

    Mrs. Stevens

    Foreign Language

    A club that meets quarterly and explores other regions of the world.  

    Ms. Sprouse*

    Ms. M. Whittington

    Interact Club

    $10; must apply in August and then receive an invitation to join; meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. in the media center;  complete 10 hours of community service

    Ms. Kimmerly

    Ms. Schwendemann

    Jazz Improvisation Club

    $50; This club is intended for students who are interested in singing and playing jazz in the small ensemble setting. It is intended to build the improvisational and music literacy skills of all instrumentalists and singers. Auditions will be held the week of August 18. See Mr. Edwards in room 703 to sign up for a slot before or after school or during lunch. Meetings will be held on Mondays from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.  

    Ms. Ashby

    Key Club

    $15; meet the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month; a club for students who would like to help children in the community.

    Ms. McCurry

    Miss EHS Pageant

    Preliminaries and pageant are held in the fall semester

    Ms. Walton*

    Ms. Wells*

    Ms. Stevens

    National Art Honor Society

    $10; meet monthly; must maintain a B average in art classes; activities include workshops, guest speakers, art careers, field trips to exhibits and museums

    Mr. Bowen

    National Beta Club

    $20 initial dues then $5 yearly; meet the third Thursday of each month; students with a 3.5 GPA or above on the uniform grading scale and a good discipline record are invited to join  during the second semester of the 10th or 11th grade years; required to complete service projects throughout the year.

    Ms. Parks*

    Ms. Walton

    Ms. Wells

    National Honor Society

    $10; meet once a month; students with 4.35 or above on the uniform grading scale and taking at least two honors or above level courses each year are invited to join second semester of 10th, 11th, or 12th grade years; applications are reviewed for service, leadership, character, and scholarship requirements; complete fall and spring service projects

    Mr. Stevens

    Mr. Jenks

    Ms. Kneece*

    Ms. Teague

    Ms. Woolbright

    Student Government Association  (SGA)

    Elections held in August for 9th grade students and in the spring for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students; meet the first and last  Wednesdays of each month at 7:45 a.m.; must meet GPA and behavior criteria

    Whittington, E*

    Schwendemann (9th)

    Whittington, M (10th)

    English (11th)

    Brewton (12th)

    Yearbook

    Must be enrolled in the yearbook class; open to 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students

    Ms. E. Whittington