Ashbrook High School Clubs and Activities
|Club or Activity Name
||Meeting Days and Times
||Every Friday, 3-4
||The Anime Club seeks to promote an interest in and appreciation of Japanese animation through viewing anime films, television series, and through discussion sessions. The gaming club is a club for everyone who plays video games, board games, tabletop, or even card games. Through a shared appreciation of gaming and anime, we can build friendships and help build other communities among students. We will spend half an hour viewing a chosen anime, and the other half hour gaming.
||Art club is a club for students who have completed Art I and who want to engage in a community of artists while expressing themselves creatively through a variety of mediums.
||Ms. Wyatt and Ms. Carruthers
||Every other Wednesday 7:30 am / 3:05 pm
||The Civinettes are a service organization for Ashbrook's young women. We volunteer and within Ashbrook High School as well as the Gaston County community. The Civinettes Club is a part of the Ashbrook legacy and tradition since the beginning. All Ashbrook young women are invited to join!
|Bible Club/Fellowship of Christian Athletes
||Mr. Rhodes and Mr. Hall
||To be determined - see Mr. Rhodes or Mr. Hall
||Bible Club activities include student led devotions, outside speakers, and service projects.
|Chorus (Ninth Grade Chorus, Fourth Period Chorus, and Concert Choir)
||Daily, during class
||Students in chorus learn to sing and perform several times each year.
||Have you ever dreamed of being able to solve a Rubik's Cube? Then you should join the Cubing Club! Come learn to master the basic cube, increase your solving speed, and try many unique and challenging puzzles!
|Drama Club/International Thespian Society
||Every Monday, 3
||The drama club will engage in a variety of drama activities.
||Members of the gaming club come together to form a diverse community of students who enjoy many types of games. Our members play board games, role playing games, and video games. Don't miss out!
|Gay Straight Alliance (GSA)
||Mr. Birnstihl and Mr. Urig
||Every Thursday, 3-4
||The Gay Straight Alliance is a student-run club which provides a safe place for students to meet, support each other, talk about issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity and expression, and work to end homophobia and transphobia.
||First Thursday of each month, 3
||TBD - see Ms. Klingler
||Interact Club is sponsored by the Rotary Club and offers leadership and volunteer training for students at Ashbrook. Every year the Interact Club has two major public service projects. Our first project is over the Thanksgiving break, where the students service dinner at a convalescence home. Our other project is in the spring, when we help put on the Special Olympics. We also are involved in various small service projects in between the two main projects.
||Ms. Childers and Ms. Guzauskas
||Last 2 weeks of school
||Junior Marshals are chosen based on GPA and help with graduation activities.
|National Honor Society
||Seniors who had a weighted GPA of 4.0 or higher at the end of 1st semester their Junior Year. It is a service organization that sponsors the Mr Ashbrook Pageant.
|Poetry Out Loud
||See Mr. Birnstihl for more information
||Do you enjoy modern and classic poetry? Poetry Out Loud is an annual recitation contest that encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. Join us to prepare for the school level competition, which will be in December. This club will meet first semester only.
|Slam Poetry Team
||Every Wednesday, 3-4
||If you are interested in performing at or attending slam poetry events, you should come check out our club! We will help you write, workshop, and practice your performance poems to get them competition ready! We will also spend the year selecting six students who will represent Ashbrook at the third annual breatheINK Youth Poetry Inked Uprising High School Slam in the spring.
|Student Council (SGA)
||Tuesdays, 7:15 am
||Students are elected to represent their grade level in student government. These students plan events such as pep rally and work to improve school spirit.
||Daily, 2nd Period
||The Teacher Cadet program provides students an opportunity to learn about being a teacher through firsthand experience working with younger students.