Clubs and Organizations
Here are some of the extracurricular activities you can find at Bishop Snyder High School. While many students enjoy athletics, many others find these groups warm, welcoming and rewarding.
ACADEMIC WORLDQUEST- -Mr. Stanley and Mr. Sanford
Purpose: To organize teams for competition at the local Academic Worldquest hosted at UNF, with a chance to compete in the national competition in Washington DC in the spring.
“Academic WorldQuest is a Flagship Program of the World Affairs Council network. It is a team game testing competitors’ knowledge of international affairs, geography, history and culture. There are currently more than 40 local competitions held around the country and the winners of these local competitions are invited to compete in the National Academic WorldQuest held in Washington, D.C. each spring.”
ANALOG GAME CLUB – Mr. Mull
Purpose: To build community through playing board and card games.
Activities: Playing board and card games on campus and at Java Game Haus
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 on Mondays, 3:00 – 4:00 pm in room 201
SNYDER BROADWAY MUSICAL PRODUCTION (Spring Musical) – Mr. Urso
- 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
SNYDER CATHOLIC HEART WORKCAMP 2019 – Mr. Jackson (716), Ms. Pichardo (Campus Ministry)
Purpose: To serve and grow closer to others and Christ
Activities: Travel to Denver CHWC in June of 2019 – Open to Freshmen through Juniors
DISC GOLF CLUB – Mr. Mull (802) and Mr. Jackson (716)
Purpose: to build community through disc golf
Activities: Play disc golf; try to get a course on campus
DRAMA CLUB – Mrs. Kemmer (714)
Purpose: To entertain ourselves and the masses!
Meetings: 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, 3-4 pm, room 714
INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS CLUB – Ms. Briggs
Purpose: To learn about other cultures, see historical sites and have fun traveling.
Activities: Traveling to France in July 2020!
“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
Meetings: Fridays (and some Wednesdays) at 7:15 am in the cafeteria
PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCHOOL NEWSPAPER – Ms. A
Purpose: to photograph school events and assist with the Cardinal Chronicles, school newspaper
Activities: Photograph school events
PRONIÑO: Pro-Child – Sra. Valdés
Purpose: to raise funds for charitable causes that support children
Activities: pancake breakfasts; end-of-the-year celebration
Meetings: Thursdays, 3:15 pm, Room 711
NATIONAL MARCH FOR LIFE – WASHINGTON,DC – Ms. Pichardo, Mr. Mull
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 National March for Life
Papers and Payments: Total trip cost =$200.00 – $250.00
SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY – Mrs. Cook, Mrs. Gudzak and Ms. Pichardo (Campus Ministry)
Purpose: service club
Activities: Service projects benefit such organizations as the St. Francis Soup Kitchen (PBJ making), St. Vincent de Paul Society, Angel Tree, Elder Community, Special Olympics, and others!
Meetings: Every other Thursday morning at 7:30 am in room 204
STUDENT AMBASSADORS – Mrs. Gudzak (Admissions Office)
Purpose: To promote Snyder
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.