Seventy-First High School After School Program
The After School program offers a full schedule of academic enrichment and recreation classes. Check out our diverse programs and how they may benefit you! All activities are open to all students.
CLUBS, SPONSORS, and DESCRIPTION
- Anime Club ( TBA) Ms. Terri Peoples, Room 306
Students interested in the art of Japanese animation (Anime) will partake in viewing movies, playing anime related games, drawing sessions, and many more related activities that explore further into the world of current Japanese cartoons.
- Chinese Club (1st Thursday of each month, 3:30-4:30) Ms. Jin Hong Qi, Room 616
The club is designed to create cultural awareness and educational activities for students and faculty about the culture and language of the Chinese people. It is open to all students of any race or nationality.
- DECA (TBA) Mrs. T. Peoples, Room 306
DECA club is designed to provide activities for students who are interested in careers in marketing and management occupations. It is recommended for students enrolled in business and marketing classes. DECA’s role as a professional student organization is to provide each participant with opportunities to take the skills and knowledge they learn in the classroom and apply them in a practical manner to their career and life goals.
- Drama Club (Mondays, 3:30-4:30) Ms. Wynona Oxendine, Room 900
This club is for students to experience the excitement and rewards of theater arts while developing poise, social skills, confidence and the ability to work with others.
- Falcon Flick (Fridays, 4:00-5:30) Mr. D. Simmons Auditorium
Every Friday, feature movie will be presented in the Auditorium.
- Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Ms. S. Walden, Room 906
FCCLA is the ONLY student lead Career Technical Education Organization with the focus on the family. FCCLA provides professional growth, leadership development and career preparation opportunities for students in Family and Consumer Sciences courses in high school.
- Fellow Christian Athletes (FCA) (TBA) Mrs. T. Peoples, Room 306
Fellowship Of Christian Athletes is a nationally recognized club that is concerned about you. FCA is designed for those students that share a common belief to meet together and discuss how their daily life can be influenced and improved through scripture and the fellowship of other Christian athletes.
- Forensics: (Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30) Mrs. J. Rice Room 412, Ms. Tiara Brooks, Counseling Center
Speech and debate Club is an academic activity available to all students. This program is challenging, competitive in nature, and requires regular practice, dedication, and hard work. Speech involves a presentation by one or two students that is judged against others in a round of competition. The debate involves an individual or a team of debaters working to effectively convince a judge that his or her side of a resolution is more valid.
- Future Business Leaders of America) FBLA (Thursdays, 3:45-4:30) Mrs. J. Massey, Room 901
FBLA’s purpose is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. Students will participate in regional and state competitive events, as well as participate in community service programs and projects.
- FFA (Future Farmers of America) (Mondays – Thursdays 3:45-5:00)
The National FFA Organization, FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. Promoting healthy lifestyles, encouraging self-confidence and teamwork through leadership practices and community service.
- Green Club (Tuesdays, 3:45-4:30) Dr. L. Kilgore, Room 407
We place a high priority on building up our knowledge of the environment we live in, and on environmental conservation. Equipped with knowledge about our Earth, we hope to reinforce environmental awareness in our school and make our school a greener place.
- Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) (Thursdays, 3:45 – 4:30) Ms. L. Thompson, Room 922
Future Health Professionals, HOSA is open to anyone interested in health and or anything in the medical field. Students conduct blood drives and are involved in competitive events, community service, and fun activities.
- JROTC (Mondays -Fridays 3:30-5:00) Col. R. Haley, Room 934
JROTC is one of the most respected and accomplished extra-curricular programs at Seventy-First. Cadets have the opportunity to work with the Drill Teams, Aircraft Rockery Club, Blue Knights, etc…Cadets also participate in community service projects, compete in competitive drill competitions, and develop critical skills.
- Key Club (TBA ) Ms. D. Bradley, Room 605
Key Club is open to all high school students. It is unique because it blends service with outstanding leadership training. The projects and activities undertaken by our Key Club provide learning experiences outside the classroom and encourage students to become involved in their school and community.
- Math Club (every 2nd & 3rd Monday/Mandatory 3:45- 4:30)
Students who enjoy intriguing math problems, puzzles and patterns will benefit from this club. Math club members participate in contests against other schools and participate in different activities. This club will challenge your math ability. Faculty coaches prepare students for competition.
- National Art Honor Society (Every other Wednesday 3:45 – 5:30) Mrs. N. Snyder Room 314
Students who excel in visual arts meet to engage in art making activities.
- National Chinese Honor Society (last Thursday of the Month 3:45-4:30) Ms. Jin Hong Qi Room 616
It is open to students who are currently enrolled in an honor level Chinese course. Students will organize and participate in cultural festival celebrations in the school, conduct culture related activities and participate in community services and events.
- National Honor Society (TBA) Ms. D. Bradley, Room 605
The National Honor Society is a prestigious organization with a reputation for excellence among administrators, faculty members, students, parents, and residents of the school community. Through NHS chapter service activities, members maintain and extend the qualities of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character. Membership is thus both an honor and a commitment. New members must have a minimum 3.5 weighted GPA, have taken or are currently enrolled in an Advanced Placement (AP) or Honor’s level course, and have no disciplinary suspensions or expulsions on record.
- Photo/Video Team (Tuesdays, 3:45-4:30) Miss Erika Sieg, Room 313
- Prom Committee (Wednesdays, 3:45 – 4:30) Mrs.B. McKoy, Room 405
The purpose of the Prom Committee is to plan, organize, raise fund, set-up, and ensure that the Junior and Senior class students have the most memorable night of the school year! (PROM NIGHT)
- Reaching Unreached Student Harvest (RUSH Club) (Wednesdays, 3:45-4:30) Ms.L. Wade, Room 411
A student-led ministry that concentrates on discipline, fellowship, and school outreach and fun.
- Skills USA (Mondays, 3:45-4:30) Mrs. T. Emanuel, Room 910
Skills USA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. Skills USA helps each student excel in leadership, communication, industry skills and more. Students also have the opportunity to compete in Leadership Contests and Occupational Related contests
- Spanish Club (TBA) Ms. M. Alcaraz, Room 608
Cultural Enrichment and experiences.
- Spanish National Honor Society (TBA) Ms. A. Vela Room 614
Students are inducted into the Spanish National Honor Society based on their performance in Spanish and their overall scholastic standing and leadership. The Society recognizes excellent achievement and promotes the awareness of Hispanic cultures in the school. Service to the community is also a priority of the organization.
- Student Government Association (SGA) (Tuesdays, 3:45-4:30) Mrs. B. McKoy, Room 405
The purpose of the 71st Student Council is to serve the school and the community, to represent students and their ideas, to create a liaison between students and faculty and to provide opportunities for the community.
- Student 2 Student (S2S) Organization (TBA) Mrs. Ray, Mrs. Perkins, Mr. Simmons
This student-led group welcomes incoming military students to their new school and helps departing students prepare for their next school.
- Women of Class (TBA) Mrs. D. Bradley, Room 605
Women of Class encompasses sisterhood, education, community service and the teaching of young ladies to be strong women of upright moral and distinct leaders in one’s community.
Published by Betty Houghtaling on February 21, 2017