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SMA Clubs

Please find the full list of club offerings for the 2023-2024 school year! Students will sign up for clubs during Homecoming Week.

Arts & Crafts with Ms. Machado

First and Third Monday, Room 135, 2:45pm – 3:45pm

Do you like to craft and create?  If so, join Arts and Crafts Club! Students will learn a variety of different arts and crafts such as origami, embroidery, and more! The activities are easy, educational, and fun.  Please contact Ms. Machado if you are interesting in attending for appropriate materials needed for this club.

Cartoon Drawing with Mr. Tychostup

2nd Tuesday of the month starting in Oct., Room 118, 3:00pm – 3:45pm

Students will draw and color famous cartoon characters (i.e. Sonic, Yoda, Minions etc.). Students will need a drawing pad. 

Chess with Mr. MacDonald

Thursdays, Library, 2:45-3:45pm

Chess club is a community of new, beginner, intermediate, and advanced chess players. If you don’t know how to play, now is the time to learn! Come with a friend and battle it out on the board. Each day we’ll watch videos, learn tactics, practice against others, and visualize our next moves – Queen’s Gambit style.

Faith Life with Mr. Bartolotti & Father Breslin

Thursdays, Library, 2:45pm

The goal of the Faith Life Club is to deepen our relationship with Jesus and to build one another up in the faith. Each meeting will include a brief Bible study, followed by a discussion on a certain topic of the Catholic faith. Those topics will include tips for practicing the faith as a teenager in our world, explanations on Church teachings and practices, learning about the saints, and much more! We will also organize faith-based field trips and lead the Rosary in our beautiful grotto, as well as other fun and faithful activities.

Game Night with Ms. Machado 

Second and Fourth Monday, Room 135, 2:45pm – 3:45pm

Do you like to play cards? Have you ever wanted to learn how to play a certain board game? In game night club, students will play various card games and classic board games.  Learn how to play games like rummy, Clue, Sorry, Scrabble, and more! 

Girls in STEM with Mrs. Venturini

Wednesdays, 123 (Science Lab), 2:45pm-3:15pm

The Girls in STEM club will inform students about opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and conduct small labs in a variety of scientific disciplines after school. Everyone is welcome!

Lego with Dr. Tedesco

Wednesday, Room 129, 2:45pm-3:45pm

Students will build on creativity, problem-solving and cooperation in order to use Legos to build solutions to various engineering design challenges.

Music: Recording & Production for Singers with Mr. Viceroy

Day will Vary, Room 135, Select Lunch Periods

Students who like to sing and are interested in recording full song productions (originals or cover songs) should consider joining this group. Unlike other groups, this club will not meet on a specific day, afterschool, each week. Instead, this club will meet at various times with Mr. Viceroy. This may include scheduled lunch sessions, scheduled afterschool sessions, and other opportunities that come up throughout the year. Students can expect to record songs and learn about music production by joining this club that will be moderated by Mr. Viceroy. No experience necessary.  

Ping-Pong with Mrs. Kalantarov

Tuesdays, Commons, 2:45pm – 3:15pm

Hone your hand eye coordination and become a ping-pong master! Tables will be set up in the Commons for players to compete one on one and in tournaments.

SMA Illustrated with Ms. Sperazza

Mondays, Room 119, 2:30 – 3:30 

Building and editing of a student centered Magazine

Yearbook with Ms. Torre

Last Thursday of the Month (for now), Library, 2:45pm – 3:15pm

Be responsible for the collection of memories for your school! Brainstorm fun events and topics to cover, take photos, design pages, and learn about publishing as a member of the yearbook staff.

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