Clubs and Organizations
SRMHS offers a large variety of clubs and organizations for Bulldog students.
Check out our website exclusively for sharing all the exciting things happening with our extracurriculars.
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Or, visit: https://sites.google.com/wcpss.net/srmhs-clubsandorgs/home
Peruse the list below and contact the advisor(s) to get involved and become a member of a club that interests you!
Youth Activism Club
Purpose: Students will teach peers about...
- current affairs pertaining to human rights
- the issues surrounding the community
- how to be involved in the community
- how to be an activist and
Allow peers to be immersed in advocacy and understanding the necessity for human rights awareness. Students will also be provided with volunteering opportunities
Activities/Projects: Visits from various people and organizations about what they do and how it impacts the community, for example : A place at the table is a pay what you can restaurant in downtown Raleigh that was created to help the needs of those who can't afford food, they help with food insecurity and hunger in the community. Every meeting will have a specific discussion about a current affair/issue or aspects of a human right, for example: One meeting we will discuss the critical race theory Go as a group to volunteer Campaign and design posters for the school to see Go to events, for example : A 5k run for BLM Watch school appropriate informational documentaries and discuss them -different groups within the club that will focus on one thing. For example ; there would be a social media group that runs the social media page and post advocacy infographics and there would be a events group that tries to find events we could go to etc..
Advisor: Marla Hawkins; firstname.lastname@example.org
Bulldog Student Ambassadors
Purpose: Support, Promote and Advocate for SRMHS
Meetings: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month.
Membership: Students must uphold the values and mission of the school while operating with excellence and integrity in school and within the community. Students must attend meetings as scheduled. If there is a schedule conflict, student must meet with the advisor for updated information.
Activities: Offer tours to interested parents and students, support information sessions and promote our school's excellence (internally and externally).
Apply and find out more information here: https://sites.google.com/wcpss.net/srmhs-clubsandorgs/clubs-a-g/bulldog-leaders
Advisor: Mrs. Lauren Johnson ; email@example.com
Purpose: To organize, prepare, and present a team for the WRAL-TV general knowledge quiz show "Brain Game"
Meetings: Once organized, meet weekly in Mr. Remy's room (307) after school to practice and develop the team.
Membership: Membership is open, anyone may come and participate in the practices. A final team for appearance on the WRAL TV show will be selected prior to our first scheduled competition consisting of three starters and one alternate. Beyond the competitors however, anyone is free to come in and play trivia games with us. We don't collect money, there are no dues or costs associated with the club.
Advisor: Jason R Remy; firstname.lastname@example.org
Purpose: To host afterschool rehearsals for the school choral program
Meetings: Once a quarter the week of a concert
Membership: Enrollment in a chorus class during the school day is required.
Advisor: Tyler Cole/ email@example.com
Social Media: @bulldogchorus
Purpose: The goal of this club is to increase and diversify the technical knowledge of its members. We want to show students the importance and various applications that you can use with a computer. It is also a chance for the members of the school to learn to appreciate and have fun with the technology placed in front of them.
Students will learn to appreciate and enjoy a variety of software applications and technologies including such technologies as web design, program design and modification, video games and multimedia presentations.
The members will be given an opportunity to build a computer system from the chassis up including installing all components and operating system and testing the completed computer.
The club will also allow its members to pursue projects and personal endeavors.
Membership: Students will be required to attend meetings on a consistent basis. Students who do not will not be allowed to participate in club activities.
Meeting Dates: Meetings will be voted on and scheduled according to the majority's schedule.
Advisor: Antonio Barnes; firstname.lastname@example.org
Empowered for Society - Aiming High
Purpose: The purpose of this club is to help our students on their journey to understand themselves, discover their purpose, achieve their goals and fulfil their dreams as they gain a glimpse into their lives after high school.
Meetings: Room 202, 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 2:45
Membership: To remain in good standing members must attend at least one meeting per month. Officers will be elected for President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer.
Advisors: Patricia Taylor and Elizabeth Gary/ email@example.com
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Purpose: To see the world transformed by Jesus Christ through the influence of coaches and athletes.To lead every coach and athlete into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His church.Our relationships will demonstrate steadfast commitment to Jesus Christ and His Word through Integrity, Serving, Teamwork and Excellence.
Meeting Dates: Wednesday Mornings 6:55 am to 7:20 am
Advisor: Jeff Smith; firstname.lastname@example.org
Purpose: The purpose of the HOSA organization is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program.
The mission of HOSA is to enhance the delivery of compassionate, quality health care by providing opportunities for knowledge, skill and leadership development of all health science education students, therefore, helping the student meet the needs of the health care community.
The goals that HOSA believes are vital to each member are:
To promote physical, mental and social well being.
To develop effective leadership qualities and skills.
To develop the ability to communicate more effectively with people.
To develop character.
To develop responsible citizenship traits.
To understand the importance of pleasing oneself as well as being of service to others.
To build self-confidence and pride in one's work.
To make realistic career choices and seek successful employment in the health care field.
To develop an understanding of the importance in interacting and cooperating with other students and organizations.
To encourage individual and group achievement.
To develop an understanding of current health care issues, environmental concerns, and survival needs of the community, the nation and the world.
To encourage involvement in local, state and national health care and education projects.
To support Health Science Education instructional objectives.
To promote career opportunities in health care.
Meetings: Thursdays after school in room 309
Membership: Members must regularly attend meetings and participate in HOSA events at school.
Dues: HOSA dues are $20 and are split between the national chapter and the regional chapter
Advisors: Greg Horesovsky & Nya Bradley/ email@example.com
Japanese National Honor Society
Purpose: The Japanese National Honor Society recognizes and encourages achievement and excellence in the study of the Japanese language. JNHS is a way to recognize outstanding students, to encourage them to continue in the study of Japanese, and to promote activities that give students ways to use their language skills.
Meetings: Will be decided by the officers of the club but will be monthly.
- Have completed at least Japanese 2 with a GPA in Japanese of 3.5
- Must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Complete 15 hours or more of community service (At least 5 hours of service that is Japanese related.
- Attend the meetings monthly and actively participate in the activities throughout each year.
Pay JNHS fees
Advisor: Crystal Molina; firstname.lastname@example.org
NAHS (National Art Honor Society)
Purpose: To Promote the visual arts in the community at large.
Meetings: Thursdays 2:30 -3:30
Membership: SRMHS Art Club Bylaws (DAC)
Section 1. To remain a member in good standing, a member must pay dues and complete a minimum of 10 service hours in the visual arts each year.
Section 2. Annual dues of $20.00 will be collected from each member. This fee covers: All membership fees with the national association, for the club. The cost of Student’s T-shirt which is required for events outside of school. The end of the year certificate ceremony’s refreshments, activity supplies, and certificate costs. Seniors add $12 to their dues for their honor cord for graduation. Due on or before (DATE TBA) by digital fee collection. If you cannot pay digitally and MUST pay in cash please let me know so I can make arrangements.
Section 3. Attendance is required at meetings to maintain membership and privileges. You must attend a minimum of 70% of club meetings to stay in good standing.
Section 4. All members must participate in 70% of our projects, activities, and fundraisers.
Section 5. For the DAC officers, attendance is also required at any executive meetings called outside of the regularly scheduled meetings.
Section 6. To graduate with NAHS honors and earn the right to wear a cord, pin, or tassel at graduation, a member must remain in good standing the semester before the graduation date.
Section 7. Members must retain C or above average in any art courses they are currently enrolled in.
Section 8. Members must have and maintain a 2.0 weighted GPA cumulative average in all other subjects
Section 9. Members may remain active during such time when there are no visual arts on their class schedules as long as they fulfill all of the other requirements each year.
Section 10. In the event of an infraction of rules, a review by the officers and sponsors will be conducted. If the individual in question is an officer, he/she will not participate in the decision-making process. This applies to all community laws as well as school and chapter rules.
Section 11. Officers of the SRMHS Art Club will be elected by popular vote.
Advisors: Shannon Myers, Jacsine Theodore-Robinson/ email@example.com
National Beta Club
Purpose: Founded on the following four pillars: Achievement, Character, Leadership, & Service.
Mission Statement - To promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among secondary school students. To reward meritorious achievement and to encourage and assist students in continuing their education after high school.
Vision Statement - National Beta, a student-centered organization, continually develops and nurtures individuals by providing opportunities and experiences enabling them to demonstrate the ideals of character, achievement, service and leadership in a global community.
The club's goals/objectives include volunteering for works of service in whatever form that the students are able to serve. A goal of 40 hours during the course of one year is set, but not required. This includes voluntary service to the school, community, and other students.
Meetings: Meetings are held during lunch periods once a month in the Media Center. Exact dates will be discussed with the officers.
Advisor(s): Christene Bellopatrick & James Kuhn; firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership: New membership includes an application, teacher recommendations, must be a student in good standing (grades), and an initial $20 membership fee. Continuing membership fee is $5 per year.
National Honor Society
Purpose: The purpose of this chapter shall be to create an enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulate a desire to render service, to promote worthy leadership, and to encourage the development of character in students of Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School.
Section 1. Membership in this chapter is an honor bestowed upon deserving students by the faculty and shall be based on the criteria of scholarship, service, leadership, and character.
Section 2. Membership in this chapter shall be known as active, honorary, and alumni. Active members become alumni members at graduation. Alumni and honorary members have no voice or vote in chapter affairs.
Section 3. Eligibility:
Candidates eligible for selection to this chapter must be members of the sophomore, junior, or senior class.
To be eligible for selection to membership in this chapter, the candidate must have been enrolled for a period equivalent to one semester at Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School.
Candidates eligible for election to the chapter shall have a minimum weighted, cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Upon meeting the grade level, enrollment, and GPA standards, candidates shall then be considered based on their service, leadership, and character.
MEMBER APPLICATIONS LINK CAN BE FOUND ON THE SCHOOL WEBPAGE UNDER THE CLUBS PAGE!
Meetings: Room 508, 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month @ 2:40pm
Sponsors: Fatimah Cruz & Jackie Yates-Leach; email@example.com
Purpose: This is a social club where the students play board games and tabletop RPGs.
Meetings: We meet in 2106 weekly to play games.
Advisors: Jaz Theodore-Robinson, Colin Mayo/ firstname.lastname@example.org
The Newsroom! will be a place for students to lead information sessions, discussions and informal debates on foreign and domestic news topics that interest them. Think "current events", but less structure, more opinions, and more critical thinking about the topics. This is all student led. YOU will decide at each meetup what topics to discuss based on what you want to talk about. (celebrity news is heavily shamed unless it's legit important to society in some way).
Meeting days: We will meet twice a month on Thursdays (#stillnegotiable) directly after school from 2:45 to 3:45 PM in room 2504, Ms. Thrower's room. Votes will be taken at the end of each meetup to decide who will bring the news topics for the next session. The first meetup of the month will be domestic news and the second session will be foreign news. We will learn, discuss and debate as many topics as we have time for in the sessions.
Advisor:Laura Thrower; email@example.com
Theatre Company Drama Club and International Thespian Troupe.
Social Media: @SE_TheatreCo on FB and Twitter
Note: The troupe has been chartered by Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School. The charter affiliates it with the International Thespian Society (ITS).
Purpose: The drama club is the interest component of the school’s theatre program. Its purpose shall be to increase awareness and appreciation of theatre. Students will be encouraged to participate in the production of the season of mainstage shows as well as local, state and national competitions in performance and design. Students will attain points which document their service and achievement in theatre and will count toward membership in the International Thespian Society and year end awards.
The troupe is the honors component of the school’s theatre program. Its purpose shall be the advancement of standards of excellence in theatre. More specifically, the troupe will encourage students to attain a better mastery of the theatre arts and will reward those who achieve it with induction into the troupe. Thespians achieving honor ranks and scholar distinctions shall receive recognition of their exemplary accomplishments.
Meetings: We meet twice a month on the 2nd Wednesday and 4th Friday of each month. Meetings start at 2:30 PM (immediately after school) and finish at 4:30 PM to allow students time to catch the activity bus. The Wednesday meeting is used to conduct the business of the club and is run primarily by the ITS Officers. The Friday meeting is an enrichment workshop and will often feature guest artists.
Membership: Membership in the Drama Club is open to any student at Southeast Raleigh Magnet High. We do not discriminate on any basis; in fact, we welcome and encourage diversity in all its forms. Students do not need to be enrolled in any theatre course to be involved with the club.
Membership in the International Thespian Society is open to students who have achieved by complying with all induction criteria. The Thespian point system is the official guideline for awarding induction points and can be earned by participating in the classes, productions, and activities of the drama club. The governance of EdTA is the deciding factor in who will be inducted into the society and who will remain a member in good standing.
Advisors: Chanda Branch & Don Carreras/ firstname.lastname@example.org