Club Name Description Sponsor Student Leaders Social Media
Anime/ Manga Club Watch anime, read manga and discuss Justin Schuenemeyer (JSchuenemeyer@cpsk12.org) CharRon Ray (24clr01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Archery Club Bree McMurray (Mobatgirl1@yahoo.com) Jennifer Godwin (jgodwin@cpsk12.org) Sofie McMurray (23slm01@stu.cpsk12.org) Ariana Eckerson (23ase01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Army Ants Robotics A FIRST Robotics Competition team consisting of student members from the four high schools and home schoolers in Columbia. Dr. Anand Chandrasekhar anandc@missouri.edu Dr. Kevin Gillis GillisK@missouri.edu Zihao Zhou (22zz01@stu.cpsk12.org) http://www.armyants.us
Art Club (AHA) The Art Honor Association inspires and recognizes those students who have shown an outstanding ability in art. AHA strives to aid members in working toward the attainment of the highest standards in art areas. Abbey Gorsage Agorsage@cpsk12.org Olivia Rollison (24olr01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Astronomy Club This club will serve to provide members with a deeper understanding of space and knowledge on how to locate constellations and other star formations. Meaghann Stoelting mstoelting@cpsk12.org Ella Carroz (23ecc01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Bible Light Club- Worship, spend time in God's word, and encourage one another. Our goal is for each individual to grow in his or her personal relationship with the Lord. Mrs. Janet Thompson jathompson@cpsk12.org
Biolympiad & Research Club The purpose of this club shall be to prepare for the annual National Biolympiad exam and serve as a place for people interested in biology to meet. Mr. Taylor Sinclair TSinclair@cpsk12.org Brandon Kim 22BHK01@stu.cpsk12.org http://rbhsbiolympiad.weebly.com/
BruCrew A student spirit club in attendance at RB athletic events that comes up with chants and dress up themes to show school spirit. To get involved contact any BruCrew member or leader to have your name added to the group chat. Jeff Bazat (jbazat@cpsk12.org) @RBBruCrew
Bruin Girls (Pom Pom Squad) This is Rock Bridge's nationally ranked dance team. Team members practice year round to perform at football games, basketball games, and also compete. Auditions are held in May. Lyria Bartlett bruingirls@gmail.com @RBBruinGirls
Bruin Strings This club will serve the community by playing string-oriented music at various locations. Must be deemed proficient at a stringed instrument to be eligible. Alison Lankheit alankeit@cpsk12.org Mara Zaner (24mez01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Bruins United The Bruin United consists of students at Rock Bridge High School working together to make the school a more fun and acceptable place. Students will attend a few meetings after school each month. They will also be going to sporting events and doing non-school activities together. Each year Mrs. Victor coordinates the United Challenge. Rachel Victor RVictor@cpk12.org Hayden Barnes (26hwv02@stu.cpsk12.org) Kate Dyer (24ktd01@stu.cpsk12.org) @UnitedBruins
Bruinthon Also known as Mini-Mizzouthon, is a student-led organization aimed at raising money year round for the University of Missouri Women's and Children's Hospital. Sarah Laster slaster@cpsk12.org
Cheerleaders Cheer is leadership on the sidelines, in the classroom and in the community. Whether it's tumbling, stunting, jumps, or dance, there is a space for you to flourish in cheer. Coach Hayes khayes@cpsk12.org Coach Myers
Chemistry Club Purpose of this club it to study and prepare to take the Chemistry Olympiad Test. Sarah Laster slaster@cpsk12.org Evrim Agca 23DA01@stu.cpsk12.org
Chess Club Club that provides an environment for learning and playing chess. Andrew Kinslow Akinslow@cpsk12.org
Chinese Tutoring Club This club's purpose is to educate students taking a Chinese class at RBHS by providing them access to student mentors. This club would give all students enrolled in Mandarin the ability to ask for help from other students in an informal way. Junko Oba joba@cpsk12.org Emma Haupt 22eeh01@stu.cpsk12.org
City of Refuge The purpose of this club shall be to volunteer and benefit refugee families. Greg Irwin girwin@cpsk12.org
Color Guard A club to represent a visual and dramatic emphasis to the marching band field show. Sam Wallace sam@spintronixguard.org; Patrick Sullivan psullivan@cpsk12.org
Compassion In Action (CIA) Student group made up of kindness ambassadors who volunteer their ideas and energy to spread kindness, inclusivity, and compassion within our school and community. Lesley Thalhuber lthalhuber@cpsk12.org
Conservation Club Conservation club focuses on exploring and fostering good stewardship of the environment, starting with our school and extending outward into our community. Andrew Kinslow (akinslow@cpsk12.org) Grace Schondelmeyer (23BMS01@stu.cpsk12.org) Brooke Novinger (23BEN01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Cycling Club This club will promote physical activity and provide a casual and welcoming environment for anyone who enjoys cycling. Travis Martin tmartin@cpsk12.org
D8D (Tabletop) Club We play Dungeons and Dragons, 5th edition. No experience necessary. Randy Swift (rswift@cpsk12.org) Lucy Riebe (22llr01@stu.cpsk12.org) Leo Miller (22lcm01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Darkroom Records A free recording studio that allows students to learn music business and produce their own albums for free. Elliott Cade (ecade@cpsk12.org) David Aulgur (daulgur@cpsk12.org) Carter Willett (23cfw01@stu.cpsk12.org) Rachel Stevens (22rs02@stu.cpsk12.org)
DECA A great opportunity for young people interested in exploring a future profession in a business related field. Compete at conferences locally, state wide, and from across the nation. John Fuenfhausen (Career Center) JFuenfhausen@cpsk12.org
Drama Club A venue for actors of all skill levels to meet one another and engage with the art of theater. Sandy Welty swelty@cpsk12.org Judah Belzer (23jkb02@stu.cpsk12.org) @rbhtheatre; @Thatisawin
Dumbledore's Army Allows students to discuss and study Harry Potter books and movies by J.K. Rowling. Stephanie Harman (SHarman@cpsk12.org)
Elementary United The purpose of this club is to unite students with special needs at CPS elementary schools and their peers with the help of RBHS students. Rachel Victor rvictor@cpsk12.org Sriya Pokala 23sp01@stu.cpsk12.org Kinley Schade 23ks01@stu.cpsk12.org
Ellis Fischel Outreach Program The purpose for this organization shall be to promote awareness of cancer and to allow it constituents to carry out service for those affected by cancer. Sarah Laster slaster@cpsk12.org
E-Sports Competitive Esports for all levels of skill. Compete against other state and national teams to earn Rock Bridge glory! Matthew Pryor (MPryor@cpsk12.org) Discord: https://discord.gg/3vdqSAENKA
Ethics Bowl Provides a safe environment for students to explore scenarios that are clearly right or wrong. Is a fun way for students to challenge their own beliefs and decide what is important. Mr. Meyer jmeyer@cpsk12.org
FBLA- Future Business Leaders of America- For students interested in business and computer related contests, community service activities, and potential business field trips and social events. The CACC chapter will focus on students enrolled in CACC courses in addition to their RB courses. Jeff Cochran (JCochran@cpsk12.org) Sandy Morrow (SMorrow@cpsk12.org)
FBLA- Future Business Leaders of America- RBHS Participate in business and computer related contests, community service activities, and potential business field trips and social events. Any student with interest in business, leadership, or computer technology is welcome! Stacy Elsbury (SElsbury@cpsk12.org)
Fellowship of Christian Athletes FCA Club for student athletes and non-athletes to explore Christian beliefs. All are welcome! Meetings include free donuts, music, discussion, and outstanding speakers. Travis Gabel tgabel@cpsk12.org Jon Myers jmyers@cpsk12.org Rachel Griffith (23rmg01@stu.cpsk12.org) Ethan Wampler (22emw01@stu.cpsk12.org)
FFA National Organization Promotes leadership, citizenship, character, service and patriotism for students enrolled in an agriculture education course. Amy Hempen ahempen@cpsk12.org Kevin Duncan kduncan@cpsk12.org Mike Kilfoil jkilfoil@cpsk12.org
Film Making Club To provide filmmakers and potential filmmakers a place to build upon ideas and collaborate with like-minded people. The club will also serve as an environment to learn and discuss current events relating to the modern film making world and film history. Greg Irwin girwin@cpsk12.org Luke Stagg 22lks01@stu.cpsk12.org
FOLIO A student run literary magazine that publishes once a year with student contributions in art, stories, poems, and music. Abbey Gorsage agorsage@cpsk12.org
French Honors Society Nationally recognized academic organization for students who have achieved a high level of academic excellence in the French language and culture. Mme Reed kreed@cpsk12.org Elizabeth Sherwin (22es04@stu.cpsk12.org) Charlotte Ries (22cer01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Gay-Straight Alliance GSA Club with the goal of creating a safe space, educating, and supporting the RBHS and COMO communities. Greg Kirchhofer gkirchhofer@cpsk12.org Kayeliegh O'Connor (23kno01@stu.cpsk12.org) Phoenix Lee (23aal01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Genealogical Society The purpose of this society will be to promote increased knowledge of genealogy and family history among members. Chris Fischer (cfischer@cpsk12.org)
Giving Girls Opportunities- Organization that helps fund girls' education in third world countries through the program "She's the First". Mr. Taylor Sinclair (Tsinclair@cpsk12.org) Samantha Vavra (23smv01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Global Issues Strives to raise awareness of the world and to examine positive actions students can take. Provides some sort of snack (sometimes pizza) each week. Come watch documentaries about issues and execute real meaningful aid to issues. Greg Kirchhofer gkirchoffer@cpsk12.org Brook Novinger (23ben01@stu.cpsk12.org) Caroline Ma (23ccm01@stu.cpsk12.org) @RBGlobal_Issues; RBHS Global Issues Club; Instagram: rb.globalissues
HOSA (Future Health Professionals) A club for students interested in pursuing a career in health care. Monthly meetings can include team building, leadership training, and guest speakers. Also do community service and participate in health care related competitions at both the state and national level. Christine Roberson, CACC room 164 croberson@cpsk12.org Abbie Sivaraman (22as03@stu.cpsk12.org) Instagram: @cacc.hosa
Inter-club Council (ICC) Organization that meets a few times a semester to bring all club leaders together for decisions mutually affecting most groups. Shawnna Matteson smatteson@cpsk12.org
International Cultural Organization A student-run organization celebrating culture Lillia Ben-Ayed LBenAyed@cpsk12.org Sara Gil (25sg03@stu.cpsk12.org) Liz Marquez (24lar03@stu.cpsk12.org) International Cultural Organization
Japanese Club For students who like Japan, Japanese language, TV shows or music. Also serves as a study group for those currently in a Japanese class. Justin Schuenemeyer (jschuenemeyer@cpsk12.org) Paisley Parkinson (25pp01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Junior Classical League (JCL) Nation's premier ancient Greek and Roman enthusiasts club. Focuses primarily on culture and history of the Ancient Greco-Roman world through festivals, games, activities, and ancient tradition. One Saturday in April we (the MO JCL) gather at Hickman HS to conquer the competition and garner the glory for our chapter. Columbia is lucky to host state JCL every year, a convention of like-minded students who appreciate and hold true the ancient ideals and celebrate our cultural heritage. Alex Terwelp aterwelp@cpsk12.org
Key Club This club is an international service program for high school students. The Rock Bridge Key Club partners with the Boonslick Kiwanis club to provide service opportunities that support children in the Columbia community. Rachel Reed rreed@cpsk12.org Madison Moller (maidsonmoller1@gmail.com) @RBKeyClub
Lacrosse Club- Boys Rock Bridge Lacrosse is a club sport serving 9th to 12th grade students in the Rock Bridge HS attendance area. The team fields boys varsity and junior varsity teams and competes against public and private schools throughout Missouri. Rock Bridge Lacrosse is a member of and abides by the rules of the Missouri Scholastic Lacrosse Association (MSLA) and every player is required to join the U.S. Lacrosse Association. The club provides a year-round program of Lacrosse activities. In addition to the t RBLAX1@gmail.com
Lacrosse- Girls Join America's fastest growing sport! Our purpose is to educate girls in the sport of lacrosse and have fun while competing against regional teams. We support activities year round and work to build skill, confidence, and competitiveness. We are operated by supportive community leaders, parents, and students. Mrs. Lilia Ben Ayed lbenayed@cpsk12.org Tim Thomas comogirlslax@gmail.com Meghan Thomas (22MGT01@stu.cpsk12.org) Whitney Farmer (whitneyfarmer3@gmail.com) http://www.girls.comolax.org; Facebook- comogirlslax ; comogirlslax ; Instagram- comogirlslax
MAC Scholars Multicultural Achievement Committee, a group of minorities working together to become successful, as well as doing volunteer work, visiting colleges and participating in school events. Mike Woods mwoods@cpsk12.org
Math Team Mathletes compete in several competitions including local math contests, Mathleague.org sponsored contests, and American Mathematics Competition (AMC). Opportunities to compete at the state, regional and national levels are provided. Kevin Taylor ktaylor@cpsk12.org Rock Bridge Math Team webpage: https://sites.google.com/cpsk12.org/rbhs-math-team/home Twitter: http://sites.google.com/cpsk12.org/rbhs-math-team/home
Model United Nations An audition-based team of students who compete in delegations in a single culminating conference. Chris Fischer CFischer@cpsk12.org
Mu Alpha Theta Club to promote scholarship in, enjoyment, and understanding of mathematics among high school students. Invitations will be sent out each fall. Mr. McCray bmccray@cpsk12.org Maggie Lin (22mjl01@stu.cpsk12.org) Instagram: @rbhs.mat
Muslim Student Union (MSU) * A student led organization that's purpose is to promote better understanding of Islam along with various activities to help students think about current events in Islam. Jim Meyer jmeyer@cpsk12.org
National Honor Society Club to recognize those who have achieved academic excellence, participate in school and community activities and have worthy character. Stephanie Harman sharman@cpsk12.org Abbie Sivaraman (22as03@stu.cpsk12.org) Twitter: http://rbhsnationalhonorsociety.weebly.com/; Instagram: @rbhsnhs
Newspaper Club that works with the Newspaper class to produce art, photography, multimedia, and writing for our three news publications: Bearing News, Southpaw, and the The Rock. Therasia Brautigam (tbrautigam@cpsk12.org) Nora Crutcher-McGowan (22njc01@stu.cpsk12.org) Anjali Noel Ramesh (22can01@stu.cpsk12.org) Twitter: rbhs.bearingnews.org ; Facebook: @rbhsbearingnews; Instagram: @rbhsbearingnews
Ping Pong Club Purpose of club is to promote the sport of ping pong and give its members enjoyable experiences playing ping pong. Brian Larsen blarsen@cpsk12.org Ben Xu (22bx01@stu.cpsk12.org); Akhilan Elangovan (22aae01@stu.cpsk12.org); Eddie Shang (22ers01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Rock Bridge Grows to Give RBGG RRGG is dedicated to improving the community to the best of its ability while promoting sustainable farming and helping those in need. Amy Hempen ahempen@cpsk12.org Aarya Kumar (23aak01@stu.cpsk12.org) Saloni Chaurasia (23sc02@stu.cpsk12.org) Instagram: rockbridgegrows2give GroupMe: https://bit.ly/36xpbns
Rock Bridge Reaches Out This student-led organization provides opportunities for students to volunteer in the community and develop as leaders. Ms. Krisleen Arthur KArthur@cpsk12.org Nina Schneider (22NCS03@stu.cpsk12.org) Kyle Chen (22kyc01@stu.cpsk12.org) Aarya Kumar (23aak01@stu.cpsk12.org) Twitter: https://sites.google.com/view/rbro/home; Facebook: @RBreachesout; Instagram: rockbridgereachesout
Rocketry Club Inspire students interested in learning how to build, launch, and compete with solid fuel rockets. Compete in national rocket competitions. Mr. Kyd (jKyd@cpsk12.org) Jaden Lueders (22jrl01@stu.cpsk12.org) Rohan Rao (22pr01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Scholar Bowl An academic team that competes in tournaments throughout the year. Teams compete head-to-head to answer various questions. Maggie Lin (22mjl01@stu.cpsk12.org) Zihao Zhou (22zz01@stu.cpsk12.org) Kevin Mao (23kdm02@stu.cpsk12.org) Evrim Agca (23eda01@stu.cpsk12.org) Instagram: @rbhs.sbowl
Science Bowl A club for those who wish to challenge themselves through a jeopardy-style quiz competition about STEM subjects. Tryouts are required, but membership is flexible. Sarah Laster slaster@cpsk12.org Abbie Sivaraman (22AS03@stu.cpsk12.org) Instagram: @rbhsscibowl
Science National Honor Society This organization shall encourage participation in and recognition of scientific and intellectual thought to advance the students' knowledge of classical and modern science, communicate with the scientific community, and to aid the civic community with its comprehension of science. Mrs. Sarah Laster slaster@cpsk12.org Kyle Chen 22kyc01@stu.cpsk12.org
Science Olympiad A club for students who are interested in sciences and in challenging themselves. This team competes in tournaments in the spring where individuals have the chance to participate in events against other schools. Stephanie Harman sharman@cpsk12.org Abbie Sivaraman (22as03@stu.cpsk12.org) Maggie Lin (22mjl01@stu.cpsk12.org) Twitter: soinc.org ; Instagram @rbhs.scioly
Slam Poetry This club spends time writing and presenting poetry. Also involved in workshops and competitions. Mrs. Moss darmoss@cpsk12.org
Smash Brothers Club The purpose of our club is to bring Rock Bridge's Smash Brothers community together to have fun and raise money for worthy causes. Brian Larsen blarsen@cpsk12.org
Spanish Club Nationally recognized academic organization for students who have achieved a high level of academic excellence in the Spanish language and culture by completely 3 semesters of Spanish in high school with high grades. Esteban Pedrazas (epedrazas@cpsk12.org)
Spanish Honor Society Nationally recognized academic organization for students who have achieved a high level of academic excellence in the Spanish language and culture by completing Spanish 4. Donny Silver (DSilver@cpsk12.org) Jorge Gracia (22jeg01@stu.cpsk12.org) Kyle Chen (22kyc01@stu.cpsk12.org) Lydia Brinkman (22lkb03@stu.cpsk12.org)
Speech & Debate A collection of events ranging from extemporaneous speeches on foreign policy to humorous skits to the public. Danielle Johnson (Dajohnson@cpsk12.org) Christopher Mesfin (22cnm01@stu.cpsk12.org) Jaden Leuders (22jrl01@stu.cpsk12.org)
Student Ambassadors Selected students who strive to make all Bruins feel included and welcomed in the Rock Bridge community. Rachel Reed RReed@cpsk12.org
Student Coalition This club addresses student concerns not under the umbrella of Student Council. Works closely with PTSA and are in charge of the bulletin boards in the main hallway. Shawnna Matteson smatteson@cpsk12.org Facebook: @RBStudentCo
Student Council An organization of students from each grade that helps facilitate school spirit and school activities. Every year STUCO works to bring our large school community together under one name: Bruins. As elected officials, each member shares an integral part in representing all RB students and staff. Carrie Schauwecker (cschauwecker@cpsk12.org) Haeam Lee (22hl02@stu.cpsk12.org) Paige Sells (23pas01@stu.cpsk12.org) Mallory Gard (22mmg01@stu.cpsk12.org) Riya Amin (22rna01@stu.cpsk12.org) Facebook: @RBHS_STUCO
T.O.P. (Teen Outreach Program) TOP is a fun after school club where participants get to have exciting discussions with their peers about teen-related topics and help their community by volunteering at various events throughout the year. During remote learning, T.O.P. is meeting by Zoom. See times below. Jordan Alexander JoAlexander@cpsk12.org During remote learning, T.O.P. meets Mondays and Thursdays, 4:30 – 5:30 pm. Zoom link to join the meetings: https://linktr.ee/TeenOutreach • Twitter: @TeenOutreach
Tri M Nationally recognized service organization consisting of members of the performing arts who want to actively give back to their community through their art. Patrick Sullivan psullivan@cpsk12.org
Tri Theta- A senior girl's service organization built on three pillars: service, sisterhood and spirit. The group does a variety of service projects throughout the year. Abby Gorsage AGorsage@cpsk12.org Alishan Choudhry (22ac03@stu.cpsk12.org) Facebook: @RB_Tri-Theta
Young Democrats A student political group designed to improve political education in RB and encourage civic activism for the improvement of our community and nation. Greg Irwin (girwin@cpsk12.org) Charlotte Ries (22cer01@stu.cpsk12.org) Genevieve Harline (22gh01@stu.cpsk12.org) Emma Howell (22elh01@stu.cpsk12.org) Facebook: @young_dems_rbhs
Young Republicans A club where students can talk about political topics in our country, volunteer for politicians from the Republican Party, and learn hot to get involved in politics in our community and beyond. Emma Hake (22egh01@stu.cpsk12.org) Austin Stewert (22acs02@stu.cpsk12.org) Twitter: RBYR_COMO
Zombie Defense League Offers fans of zombie films/books/games with a forum for discussion and opportunities for activities with fellow fans. Taylor Sinclair (tsinclair@cpsk12.org) Christina Emfinger (22cge01@stu.cpsk12.org) Isaac Vandepopuliere (22ICV02@stu.cpsk12.org) Kane Williams (23KW03@stu.cpsk12.org) Shin Beatty (23FB01@stu.cpsk12.org) Twitter: RBHSZDL.org ; RBHS Zombie Defense League