Welcome to the Junior Optimist Octagon International Club
(The JOOI Club of West Forsyth High School)
Mrs. Martha Whittaker - Club Sponsor
President - Emily Soroka
Secretary - Rebecca Gerhard
Treasurer - Shannon Gerhard
Optimist International will be recognized worldwide as the premier volunteer organization that values all children and helps them develop to their full potential.
2nd Semester 2014 Oratorical Contest, Service Projects, Activites and Meetings:
The JOOI Club's next meeting will be on:
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
before school from 7:45 to 8:15.
Please come to Mrs. Whittaker's classroom (#1808).
This years school-wide Oratorical Contest will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2014
The Power Point with the speech topic and directions can be found on your Literature course website on Itlearning. Or see Mrs. Whittaker for this information ASAP.
Fall and Spring Service Projects:
(Join our Facebook Group)
Play in the Park - Sunday, September 22nd, 2013
Mentor Me - Reading tutoring at Midway Elementay
Mondays beginning September 9th, 2013
2013 Miracle League (at Coal Mountain Park)
Join us on October 5th from 10 to Noon
Cost of Joining the Club:
Must be paid by end of September
Only $25 for the year - includes t-shirt.
(make checks payable to "WFHS JOOI Club")
OPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL ORATORICAL CONTEST
Please contact us if you are interested in becoming a member of our club and/or participating in the annual Optimist International Club's Oratorical Contest on Thursday, February 14th, 2014.
Optimist International School-wide Oratorical Contest is a major part of the JOOI club. The contest will be held in February 2014. Students interested in participating need to do so through the JOOI club, or by contacting one of the officers listed at the bottom of the webpage.
ABOUT OUR CLUB:
*Everyone who has a desire to serve the youth of our county as well as our state needs to find out more about what the Junior Optimist International Club has to offer.
*This club is more than just a volunteer organization, we are a club of close individuals who have a great time together while helping out the youth of our community and the state of Georgia!
*Joining this club is a great way to accumulate required service hours needed for this club and other organizations.
Some of the activities from past years include the following:
Began producing an Anti-Bullying Video/DVD
Helped out in the Miracle League (Softball)
For more information about the Optimist International Club visit the link below:
Georgia JOOI Club Newsletter link: