Clubs and Extra-Curricular Activities

  • Art Club

    Description:    
    For students who are interested in the visual arts and enjoy developing their creativity. We will work on a variety of art projects throughout the year, including projects for the school, areas of personal interest, and art medium exploration.

    Dates and Times: 1st Wednesday of the Month

    Starts: September 7th

    Location: RM 165

    Sponsor(s):    Ms.Stuart


    Archery Club

    Description:    
    Students interested in the sport of Archery. Club meets on Sundays in the Gym

    Dates and Times: Sundays from 1:00 to 2:30 PM 

    Starts

    Location: Gym

    Sponsor(s):    Smithton Archery


    Board Game Board Game Club  

    Description:    
    For students who are interested in playing and learning about strategy games like Settlers of Catan or Dungeons & Dragons.  Also for students interested in playing Chess.

    Dates and Times:   1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month  

    Starts:    October 5th 

    Location:    Media Center  

    Sponsor(s):   Mr. Hoover  


    Builders Club

    Description:
    Builders club is a service club. We do volunteer work for our school and community. We have a monthly meeting at school where you receive information regarding our monthly community project. Some examples of our projects include: Hinkson Creek Clean Up, Working the kids area at the Heritage Festival and Ringing Bells for Salvation Army.

    Dates and Times: 1st Monday of the Month

    Starts: Oct 3rd

    Location:: RM 168

    Sponsor(s)::    Ms. CampbellMs. Sipe


    Club Smithton

    Description:
    Club Smithton exposes Middle School students in a safe space to the subsequent practice of different types of interactions through School Service, Community Building, Outdoor Activities, and Board Games/Cards. With these activities, the club aims to create a basis for students to develop a calm alertness and focus that can apply inside the classroom and outside of school.  We will meet approximately twice a month in the Media Center from 2:45-3:45. Students will apply to be a part of the club on a quarterly basis with a maximum of 25 students.

    Dates and Times: 9/15, 9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 12/8, 1/5, 1/19, 2/2, 2/16, 3/2, 3/16, 4/13, 3/27, 5/4

    Starts: September 15

    Location: Media Center

    Sponsor(s):    Ms. Sood & Ms. Pegg


    6th Grade Band

    Description:
    Mandatory for all students in 6th grade band.

    Dates and Times: Every Monday

    Starts: September 12th

    Location: Band Room

    Sponsor(s):    Ms. Collins


    Jazz Band

    Description:
    For all students interested in playing in a jazz band

    Dates and Times: 

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    Location: RM 97

    Sponsor(s):    Mr. Moorman


    6th Grade Choir

    Description:
    For 6th Grade students interested in learning fun songs, playing games, listening to music and having fun

    Dates and Times: Every Tuesday

    Starts: October 4th

    Location: Choir Room

    Sponsor(s):    Ms. Elsea


    Kindness Club

    Description:
    The Kindness Club is a student leadership organization that promotes kindness and compassion through service projects within the school, the district, and the community.

    Dates and Times: 

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    Sponsor(s):    Ms. Anderson


    Makers club Maker's Club

    Description:
    For students who are interested in learning to use different materials and techniques to make things and exercising those creative skills.

    Dates and Times:    Mondays

    Starts:    October 3rd

    Location:    Media Center, RM 140

    Sponsor(s):    Mr. Hoover


    Math Counts Math Club

    Description:
       For students who are interested in competitive mathematics. Students will enhance their math skills in a fun and interactive manner as they compete against other teams.

    Dates and Times:    Mondays

    Starts:    October 3rd

    Location:    RM 105

    Sponsor(s):    Ms Winter


    SAGA (Sexuality and Gender Acceptance) Club

    Description:    
    This is SMS’s student-led GSA group, providing a safe, supportive environment for ALL who are interested in current and historical LGBTQ+ topics. SAGA members participate in various social, educational, and community activities as a group with help from the GLSEN organization’s research-based materials to help us promote inclusivity and respect in our school, communities, and interactions with others.

    Dates and Times: 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the Month

    Starts: October 6th

    Location: RM 205

    Sponsor(s):    Ms AndersonMr. Harker


    Quiz Bowl

    Description:
    Attention all trivia buffs, brainiacs, and game show fanatics, Quiz Bowl is a trivia-based team made up of 6th, 7th and 8th graders that competes throughout the school year.  Our practices consist of learning the rules of quiz bowl, practicing questions, and expanding our knowledge.  Did I mention, we have buzzers and snacks!  If you are interested in checking out this amazing team, please fill out the Google Form in your email.  Remember to sign-up for the activity bus or plan a ride. 

    Dates and Times: 

    Starts: Novemmber 3rd

    Location: RM 108

    Sponsor(s):    Ms Long


    Science Olympiad Science Olympiad

    Description:
       Science Olympiad is an academic competition where teams of 15 students compete against other teams in various science challenges in our region, and hopefully our state.

    Dates and Times:

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    Location: RM 116

    Sponsor(s):    Mr. Gilliam


    Speech & Debate Club

    Description:
     Learn and practice the art of Speech & Debate and compete against other students.

    Dates and Times: 2nd and 4th Thurdays of the month after school

    Starts:

    Location: RM 96

    Sponsor(s):   Ms. Dotson


     Theater Club

    Description:
     Are you dramatic? Do you love to perform in front of others or would you like to be better at it? Then Theater Club is for you!

    Dates and Times: 1st and 3rd Thurdays of the month after school

    Starts:

    Location: RM 96

    Sponsor(s):   Ms. Dotson