WFHS CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES for 2018-19We are proud to sponsor a variety of clubs and activities. Check out thelist below for club information!
Club / Activity / Sport Mission / Belief Sponsor / Coach Academic Bowl A student group that practices and competes in core academic competitions J. Bush All-In West
A social and service club. Our mission is to establish positive relationships among all students inspiring unity, respect, positive communication and understanding of all people. Monthly community service events communicate that WFHS students make a positive contribution to our community.
Amy Shadmehry Art ClubArt club is for students who don't meet the requirements for NAHS but are interested in visual arts. 9th-12th graders may participate in art club regardless of being enrolled in a WFHS visual arts class. Art club will work on service projects as with NAHS and attend the same meetings. Service hours are not required.Meetings, upcoming events, service hour opportunities, etc are listed on the dry erase board outside of room 1551. Amy Henke & Amy Holland Band
School Sponsored Co-Curricular Activity
Please access the WFHS Band website for more information about band activities.
Josh Tyree Baseball School Sponsored Sport Mike Pruitt Bass Club Co-curricular activity in which students actively compete in bass fishing tournaments. Evan Goff Basketball, Boys School Sponsored Sport Fredrick Hurt Basketball, Girls School Sponsored Sport David May BETA Club Promotes character, develops leadership skills & encourages service involvement A. Carlisle Cheerleading, Basketball School Sponsored Activity
Cheerleading, Competition School Sponsored Sport
Cheerleading, Football School Sponsored Sport
Color Guard School Sponsored Co-Curricular Activity Condition Awareness Club The Condition Awareness Club was founded to increase awareness of conditions that affect students at West. CAC gives students an opportunity to present conditions they may have, to learn about other conditions, and ultimately to feel a sense of belonging. The CAC is a place where it is okay to talk about conditions, and support others with problems we all face but often feel alone.D. Hartley Cool 2 Be KindCool 2 Be Kind is a national organization to promote a culture of kindness and support among the student body.C. Abbate Creative Writing Club To discuss the process of creative writing; to share members' written works; and to provide a community of support for budding writers. C. Abbate Cross Country, Boys School Sponsored Sport Clayton Tillery Cross Country, Girls School Sponsored Sport Clayton Tillery Dance West Forsyth School Sponsored Co-Curriculuar Activity L. Bone Debate Team Competitive Debate Michael Yeager DECA Marketing management and entrepreneurship
Drama (One Act Play) School Sponsored Co-Curricular Activity Sarah Lindvall Equestrian Club To represent WFHS as a competitive team in the IEA(Interscholastic Equestrian Association). K. Wheeles E-Sports Club Student-led group which introduces and competes in a variety of electronic games. Equestrian Club To represent WFHS as a competitive team in the IEA (Interscholastic Equestrian Association). K. Wheeles Family, Career & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Family and Consumer Science Organization
FBLA Business Leadership Organization Bill Fink, S. Bradley FCA Interdenominational ministry reaching out to athletes Jake Dickey Flood Club Christian service organization engaging in local community service projects Ginger Jackson Football School Sponsored Sport Shawn Cahill French Club To promote knowledge and appreciation of French and Francophone cultures Lanae Braun French National Honor Society Academic Honor Organization Lanae Braun Freshmen Fellows Mentoring and Leadership Program for upper classmen S. Bradley Gay Straight Alliance (GSA GSA is a student-led organization that provides a safe and supportive environmnet for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students. All are welcome. D. Hartley Golf, Boys School Sponsored Sport James Hallewell Golf, Girls School Sponsored Sport David May Governors Honors Program Nominated students compete for summer state honors program Gymnastics School Sponsored sport Ashley Owen Health Occupations Students of America HOSA's two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the health care industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people. K. Wheeles, A. Chesnam HoPe Provides an opportunity for international students to share their culture with others K. Gripentrog Improv Club Andrew Snyder Interact Club Rotary sponsored service club Peter Valentino Junior Class Sponsor Coordinates eleventh grade activities
JOOI Club –
A service club of kids helping kids C. Abbate Key Club Student-led organization whose goal is to teach leadership through serving others Taylor Boles Lacrosse, Boys School Sponsored Sport John Laden Lacrosse, Girls School Sponsored Sport C. Keifer Latin Club To promote the culture of Ancient Rome Donna Duncan Literary Magazine Club
The club produces a monthly online literary magazine that showcases student writing, photographs, and artwork.
C. Abbate Literary Team School Sponsored Co-Curricular Activity Math Team Students practice & compete in math competitions Michele Yeager Men's Intramural Volleyball Intramural club-sport Jake Dickey Mindfulness Club To help students develop mindfulness tools as a way to relieve stress and anxiety as well as strengthen their focus. J. Place Mock Trial Students try out, practice & compete in a courtroom setting C. Coleman Model UN Students compete as delegates on international issues D. Hartley Mu Alpha Theta Mathematics Academic Honor Organization Lisa Brock National English Honor Society Academic Honor Society Becki Britten National Honor Society National Honor Society
National Art Honor Society The National Art Honor Society (NAHS) is designed specifically for high school students. The program is meant to inspire and recognize students who have shown an outstanding ability and interest in art. The NAHS strives to aid members in attaining the highest standards in art scholarship, character, and service, and to bring art education to the attention of the school and community.
Amy Holland & Amy Henke
National Latin Honor Society An honor society for students who have maintained an A average through two or more consecutive years of Latin Donna Duncan
National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)
NTHS helps schools recognize students for their achievement in career and technical education. Jamie Wright National Thespian Honor Society Associated with the International Educational Theatre Assoiciation, this Honor Society is by invitation only after a student earns the required points in the Theater program. Photography Club Photography Club is devoted to exploring students' interest in photography Mark Wilson Poetry Out Loud Poetry Recitation Competition
Quill & Scroll International Honor Society Quill and Scroll International Honorary Society for High School Journalists for the purpose of encouraging and recognizing individual student achievement in journalism and scholastic publication.
Relay For Life Life-changing cancer fundraising events that help communities across the globe fight back against cancer S. Henderson Rho Kappa (National Social Studies Society) National Social Studies Honor Society B. Brison Robotics Club Students study, build & compete in robotics contest
Science National Honor Society To recognize and encourage intellectual thought in the area of science C. Jarrett Senior Class Sponsor Coordinates twelfth grade activities
SkillsUSA A partnership with industry working together to ensure that America has a skilled workforce
J.White, M. Farry,
C. Rodden, L. Davis
Soccer, Boys School Sponsored Sport Chad Davenport Soccer, Girls School Sponsored Sport Jason Galt Softball School Sponsored Sport Justin Rickett Spanish Club To promote and enrich knowledge of the Spanish culture Spanish National Honor Society Honor society for students who show academic achievement and interest in Spanish language and culture. Student Government Association Student representatives for each class level
Swimming School Sponsored Sport
Technology Student Association (TSA) Developing technological literacy among young adults
Tennis, Boys School Sponsored Sport James Wright Tennis, Girls School Sponsored Sport Mallor Ranfos Tolle Lege To encourage students to read for pleasure and discuss novels outside of the classroom J. Kunz Track and Field, Boys School Sponsored Sport Clayton Tillery Track and Field, Girls School Sponsored Sport Clayton Tillery Ultimate Frisbee Intramual club devoted to Ultimate Frisbee competition. Union, The Promotion of friendship and learning between Special Education Students and mainstream population
Volleyball School Sponsored Sport Jake Dickey Wrestling School Sponsored Sport Evan Goff Yearbook Publication of the school yearbook Maureen Farry Young Conservative Professional club To promote conservative ideals, discuss and analyze American politics and society, and serve others in the community R. Jenkins Y Club Christian service and leadership club