Clubs and Organizations
The 2017-2018 Club List is Here!
ANALOG GAME CLUB – Mr. Mull, Mr. Torres, Ms. French
Purpose: To build community through playing board and card games.
Activities: Playing board and card games
First meeting: TBD
ART CLUB- Mrs. Kerns (201)
Purpose: to refine art skills and to be a part of an art community
Activities: Art commissions, discussions, happenings, advice, and exercises to refine skills.
Meetings: Monthly / First Fridays 3:10 – 4:00
First meeting: September 1st
BJS BROADWAY MUSICAL PRODUCTION (Spring Musical) – Mr. Urso and Mrs. Kemmer
- To showcase students’ artistic capabilities,
- Build self-presentation skills
- To build confidence in self expression
- Problem solving and perseverance
- Promote higher academic achievement through participation in the arts
Activities: Produce and perform in the Spring musical
BJS CATHOLIC HEART WORKCAMP 2018 – Mr. Jackson, Ms. Pichardo (Campus Ministry)
Purpose: to serve
Activities: Mission Trip in the Summer – Open to Freshmen through Juniors
Student and Parent Informational Meeting: TBD
CARDINAL CHRONICLES, School Newspaper – Ms. Abbruzzese (509)
Purpose: Be a guest writer! Cartoonists, photographer and artists are needed.
See Ms. Abbruzzese anytime.
CRAFTS FOR A CAUSE – Ms. French (709)
Purpose: To create handmade clothing and accessories for charitable causes
Meetings: Tuesdays 3:00-3:45
First Meeting: August 29
DRAMA CLUB – Mrs. Kemmer (714)
Purpose: to entertain the masses and ourselves
Meetings: 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, 3-4PM on the stage
First Meeting: September 7th
FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES – Coach Scaldo and Ms. Pichardo
Purpose: to see the world impacted for Jesus Christ through the influence of athletes and coaches
INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS CLUB – Mrs. Briggs
Purpose: To learn about other cultures, see historical sites and have fun traveling.
Activities: Traveling to Italy in June 2018!
“LIGHT OF FAITH” BAND – Ms. Pichardo
Purpose: to plan Masses for once a month; to praise God with our voices and musical talents
Activities: Play for Mass once a month
NATIONAL MARCH FOR LIFE – WASHINGTON,DC – TBA
Purpose: for 10th through 12th graders to attend a pilgrimage to peacefully and prayerfully protest the legalization of abortion
Activities: travel to DC for the March for Life (Thurs, January 18th through Sat, January 20th)
Papers and Payments: Total trip cost =TBD by October 6th;
March for Life Medical Release Form 2018 and a copy of medical insurance card (due to Ms. Pichardo) and non-refundable deposit of $100.00 (due to Mr. Mull) on or before October 6th; balance, TBD, will be due to Mr. Mull on or before Dec 1st.
Purpose: To raise awareness of students to ways they can have a direct impact in the Spanish-speaking world, especially in Ecuador. To raise money for the Servant Sisters for the Home of the Mother who have schools in Ecuador and Spain, and provide opportunities for students to travel to Ecuador or Spain on mission trips to help in physical ways as well.
Activities: Run a small candy and health food cart for students before and after school, at lunch, and at athletic events. Inventory varies due to availability of items. Also, information for possible mission trips to Ecuador and Spain in the summers for men and women.
1st Meeting: Monday August 28 at 3:00 in Rm 711 for all interested students.
Commitment: Taking the cart out for students to purchase items, inventory once a week and determine what needs to be purchased as well as maintaining the cart inventoried.
PEER LEADERS – Mrs. Gudzak (Director of Development)
Purpose: to assist with 8th grade visits and other admissions and development activities
Activities: Snyder 101, Open House, Shadow Days and 8th Grade Visits
Pick up an application in the front office. Application must be turned in on time to qualify for membership. Students in grades 9-12 are eligible.
ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY – Ms. Pichardo (Campus Ministry)
Purpose: service club
Activities: Service projects benefit such organizations as the Buddy visits, St. Vincent de Paul Society, Angel Tree, Episcopal Children’s Services, Arbor Terrace Home for the Elderly, Down Syndrome Association of Jacksonville and others!
Meetings: Every other Thursday morning at 7:25AM in room 204
First Meeting for returning members: August 24th; 7:30AM in room 204
First Meeting Including New Members: August 31st; 7:30AM in room 204
VIDEO CLUB – Mrs. Gudzak (Director of Development)
Purpose: We need a few smart people with a good eye for photography and film to help the Development Office take videos of activities at Snyder. Could you help us create 2-5 minute clips that would be uploaded to YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook? Still images are also needed!
Meetings: Meetings will be held at the beginning of each quarter to review the calendar and see what events would make great clips.