• McAuliffe Clubs

    2018 – 2019

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    Club Name

    Advisor(s)

    Day & Time

    Room

    Grade levels

    Description

    10k Club

    Jon Grillo

    Tues. – after school

    10

    All

    Weekly training runs, eventually leading up to running SB 10k in April.

    After School Star Wars Club

    Pat Bay

    Thurs. – after school

    25

    All

    Share Star Wars items, Play Star Wars trivia, Watch Star Wars films, Discuss Characters and Events, All Things Star Wars All the Time.

    American Music Appreciation

    Frank Fontaine

    Thurs. – after school

    62

    All

    Opportunity for students to come and listen to all different types of music and talk about American music history.

    American Sign Language

    Jessica VandenBerg

    Wed. – 2nd  lunch

    35

    7th & 8th

    Learn with the teacher! New vocabulary, books, songs, and communication with ASL.

    ASB

    Keri Ravelo

    Fridays

    89

    7th & 8th

    Plan and lead student activities.

    Best Buddies

    Nicole Manly

    Wed. – 2nd lunch

    Thurs. – 1st lunch

    18

    All

    Learn to build friendships with students at McAuliffe who have disabilities; promote understanding and awareness of differing abilities.

    Christian Club

    Marilyn Barnett

    Tues. – 2nd lunch

    Room 5 –

    Just follow the light

    7th & 8th

    We have youth pastors from local churches who lead discussions on a variety of topics pertaining to Christianity. The messages are promoting positive messages of faith, hope, and love. We play Jeopardy and Kahoots on Bible Trivia in groups of 3 to 5.

    CJSF

    Jennifer LeTourneau

    Tues. – 2nd lunch

    8

    7th & 8th

    CJSF fosters high standards of scholarship, service, and citizenship. Together, we promote college days on campus, initiate community service projects, and take field trips to visit college campuses.

    Comic Book Club

    Liz Edwards

    Weds. – 2nd lunch

    83

    7th & 8th

    Read & Discuss comic books; share, and debate comic universes, etc.

    Drawing/Coloring

    Carrie Callaway

    Mon. – 1st  lunch

    21

    6th

    Learn to draw with instructional videos, practice your skills, color for fun or do your own thing. Coloring pages & crayons provided; bring any other materials of your own.

    Eagle Spirit

    Keri Ravelo

    Fridays

    89

    6th

    Participate in promoting school spirit days, Eagle Express drawings, etc.

    Fit Club

    Scott Robinson

    Thurs. –3:10-3:55

    Meet on Track

    All

    Promote exercise

    Game Club

    Ann Neufeld

    Fri. – 2nd lunch

    16

    7th & 8th

    Students bring their lunch and play an assortment of games. Both board games and card games.

    Harry Potter Club

    Denise McGovney

    Fri. – 1st lunch

    37

    All

    For all things Harry Potter!

    Junior Model United Nations (JMUN)

    Jennifer Bellendir & Jessica VandenBerg

    Thurs – after school

    9

    All

    Open Practice the skills of debate, conflict resolution, negotiation, research, and public speaking by representing member countries of the United Nations in mock conferences. We will work closely with the H.S. MUN club.

    Make a Wish

    Val Miller

    Thurs. – 2nd lunch

    26

    7th & 8th

    We work with the MAW foundation sponsoring school activities to grant wishes for critically-ill kids.

    Math Counts

    Steve Levy

    Fri. – 3:15-4:15

    41

    All

    Build mathematical skills in a fun and cooperative way. Participate in the AMC-8 mathematics competition and/or go to the regional Math Counts competition at UCI. All abilities and grade levels are welcome.

    McAuliffe Acoustics

    Jon Grillo

    Thurs. –lunch

    10

    7th & 8th

    For kids that have some experience playing acoustic guitar. Bring in guitars, learn songs, jam, etc.

    Origami Club

    Darlene Desbrow

    Tues. – lunch

    23

    7th & 8th

    Origami folding - lesson/attempt/share

    Ping Pong

    Wendy Hearn

    Fri. – 1st & 2nd lunch

    Gym

    7th & 8th

    “Pick up” ping-pong games and tournaments.  Space is limited, so arrive early each Friday.

    Running/Walking

    Jennifer Pagett

    Wed. – 7:55-8:35

    Meet on Track

    All

    Stay healthy and get some steps in running or walking!

    Science Olympiad

    Syndee Favilla & Kathy Lewis

    Tues. & Thurs. –after school

    14

    All

    This is a science competition held on Feb. 9th at UCI.

    Sforzando/Acappella Choir

    Shannon Wallace

    Tues. – 3:15-4 & Fri. 8-8:30

    Choir room

     

    Use your voice as your instrument! Come and sing!

    Spelling Bee

    Liz Edwards

    Mon. – 2nd lunch

    83

    7th & 8th

    Spelling bees, lists by country of origin, work toward Orange County Bee in Feb. (winner of OC Bee goes to National Spelling Bee in DC).

    Star Wars

    Kyle Pagett

    Thurs. – lunch

    12

    7th & 8th

    Everything Star Wars!