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Why Every High School Student Should Consider Joining Clubs and Organizations

High school is about much more than academics; it’s about growth, discovery, and setting the foundation for your future. One of the most rewarding ways to enrich your high school experience is by joining clubs and organizations. Here’s why:

Benefits of Joining Clubs and Organizations

Personal Growth:

Clubs push you out of your comfort zone, helping you grow personally and professionally. You’ll develop new skills and hone existing ones.


Meet like-minded individuals and foster relationships that could last a lifetime. It’s an opportunity to connect with peers, teachers, and industry professionals.

Leadership Opportunities:

Take on roles that allow you to lead, manage, and inspire others. It’s a real-world experience that colleges and employers value.

Enhanced Academic Performance:

Engaging in extracurriculars often translates to better time-management skills and improved academic performance.

Resume Builder:

Your involvement showcases initiative, dedication, and diverse interests, which can give you an edge in college applications and job interviews.

Sense of Belonging:

Clubs and organizations provide a sense of community. You’ll be surrounded by peers who share similar interests and goals.

Impact and Advocacy:

Make a difference! Many clubs focus on community service, social issues, or school improvement. Your voice and actions can create change.

Joining a club or organization can transform your high school journey. It’s an opportunity to discover new passions, make lasting memories, and pave the way for a brighter future. Dive in, explore, and make the most of these formative years!

It's important to be in clubs and organizations because it'll allow you to interact with others while being a part of something you enjoy. As well as put you in real world situations where you'll have to learn to lead, problem solve, and communicate as a team.

Junior Jaymee Gomez  


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National Honor Society

Sponsors: Ms. C. Camarillo & Ms. B. Ochoa

National Honor Society (NHS) celebrates high schoolers excelling in academics, leadership, service, & character. More than an emblem—it’s a legacy of excellence. Join to access scholarships, leadership training, and community service. Be part of a community that values growth & achievement.

Mu Alpha Theta

Mu Alpha Theta

Sponsors: Mr. Hinojosa

Elevate your math game with fellow enthusiasts! A haven for high school number-lovers, we delve into mathematical wonders, compete nationally, and celebrate the joy of equations. From algebra to calculus, join us on this journey of logic and discovery. Math minds unite!

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Student Council

Sponsors: Mr. X. Longoria & Ms. T. Robles

Student Council: Your voice, your school. Dive into leadership, organize events, and shape the student experience. Beyond planning dances, it's about representing peers, fostering community, and making impactful changes. Join us to amplify student voices and craft your high school legacy!

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FBLA Future Business Leaders of America

Sponsors: Jennifer Garza

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA): Dive into the dynamic business world! Ideal for ambitious high school students, FBLA hones leadership, sharpens skills and connects you with future opportunities. Embrace the entrepreneur within, network, compete, and lead with confidence!

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National Beta Club

Sponsor: Ms. Y. Torres

"Let us lead by Serving Others".  
National Beta Club is the largest independent, non-profit, educational youth organization in America. It promotes the ideals of academic achievement, character, service, and leadership. Together we can make a better world for everyone. Join us and become today's leader by helping your community. 

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#CarterCares Volunteers

Sponsors: Ms. Y. Torres & Mr. I. Silva

Empowering high school students to make a change through volunteerism! Dive into a community that believes in action, growth, and giving back. Together, we craft brighter futures, touch hearts, and create lasting impacts. Join us and redefine what it means to care.



Sponsors: Ms. B. Treviño

TAFE (Texas Association of Future Educators): Ignite your passion for teaching and lead the next generation! As high school students, join us to explore, learn, and shape the future of education. Engage in events, workshops, and competitions. Discover the educator in you with TAFE!



Sponsors: Mr. Martinez

TAFE (Texas Association of Future Educators): Ignite your passion for teaching and lead the next generation! As high school students, join us to explore, learn, and shape the future of education. Engage in events, workshops, and competitions. Discover the educator in you with TAFE!

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RGN Student Publications

Sponsor: Mr. I. Silva

Your student-led hub for all things school news! Dive into dynamic stories, updates, and features curated by us, for you. We manage the pulse of our school online and on socials. Become part of the narrative, and let's amplify student voices. Stay informed, stay connected!

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Yearbook Club

Sponsor: Ms. F. Charles & Mr. A. Arias

Capture memories, tell stories, shape our school's legacy! Dive into the behind-the-scenes world of design, photography, and storytelling. Perfect for high school students eager to chronicle our shared journey. Make timeless moments last forever. Be the memory keeper!

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Art Club

Sponsor: Ms. N. Valle

Unleash your creativity and paint your high school journey in vivid colors! A space for budding artists and admirers alike, we explore techniques, share inspirations, and craft masterpieces. Whether you sketch, sculpt, or splash, join us to celebrate art in all its forms!

Cyber Techies Club

Cyber Techies

Sponsor: Ms. J. Garza

The mission at Cyber Techies is to provide students with a friendly programming
environment. Where club members come together to share their knowledge of software and
hardware. This club will allow students interested in programming to have a place
to pursue their fondness for computer science.

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Chess Club

Dive into the world of strategy and wit! Perfect for high school minds seeking challenge and camaraderie. Whether a newbie or a knighted master, join us to sharpen your moves, compete, and bond over the board. Unleash your inner grandmaster and make your move with us!

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U.I.L. Academics

Coordinator: Mr. I. Silva

Where high school minds compete & shine! Dive into challenges ranging from math to journalism, showcasing your academic prowess. Elevate your skills, connect with peers, and achieve recognition. Dive deep, rise high, and wear your intellect proudly. Join the academic elite!

Events & Coaches




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Event Name


Felicia Charles

Current Issues



Jennifer Garza






LD Debate/ CX Debate

Lit Criticism


Angel Castillo

Calculator Apps

Computer Science


Agustin Arias



Leslie Gonzalez

Ready Writing


Luis Alaniz



Brenda Ochoa

Informative & Persuasive Speaking

Spelling & Vocabulary


Ricardo Hinojosa

Number Sense


Martin Flores

Social Studies


Victorio Salinas