Co-Curricular Programs

 Second Semester Clubs

All NPX students are invited and encouraged to join a club!

Clubs- also known as Co-curricular programs at North Phoenix Prep continue to be driven by members of our faculty and reflect the levels of student interest and engagement on campus. Please see the listing of all current extra-curricular programs being offered this academic year. Clubs begin meeting the week of January 22.  Price is per semester unless otherwise noted. If the cost of a club is a hindrance to enroll please contact mdesilva@northphoenixprep.org 

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North Phoenix Prep Co-Curricular Clubs- some clubs may not be active- dependent upon term. Please follow the link to register 

Name of Club Description and Required Supplies

Instructor

Meeting

Cost

“Tap” Dance                                                                                                 Develop rhythm, style and sound. Students will learn a variety of tap styles from Broadway to Rhythm tap. Emphasis is on developing  proper technique, producing clear sounds, and having fun! Hard sole shoes required- NOT tap shoes (taps will damage MPR floor) Highly recommended: tap shoes with taps removed – may be purchased online (discount dance) or locally (Dee’s Dancewear)

Ms. DeSilva

Friday after school 3:45pm – 4:45pm

In the MPR

$35/semester

Board Games Club

Board Game Club: play strategy and board games with friends, new and old. Possible games could be: Settlers of Catan, Monopoly, Diplomacy, Risk, Ticket to Ride, Scrabble, Balderdash, Dominoes, Oregon Trail, Clue, and more!

Ms. Schripsema and Mr. Olsen

Thursdays 3:45pm Room 519

$50 per semester

 Chamber Music Ensemble

Dr. Mann

Thursdays 4:00pm-4:30pm

$35 per semester

Class Piano for Beginners

A group class starting at the basics of sitting at the piano and progressing as far as the group can get together over the year.

Students should have a copy of Alfred’s Group Piano for Adults Student Book 1 (Second Edition) ISBN 13: 978-0739053010. While it will not contain the pictures and games of books for younger students, this book is page for page the most content and greatest value for its cost.

Dr. Mann

Thursdays 3:30pm-4:00pm Room 513

$35 Per Semester

Dance Club

Classical Ballet, technique and terminology utilizing the Cecchetti method. Jazz & Musical theater. Focus on FUN.

Appropriate for both beginner and experienced dancers. Attire: Girls- pink or white tights, black leotard.  May wear t-shirt and leggings/black shorts over ballet attire during Jazz.  Boys-white t-shirt, black basketball shorts or pants. Shoes: Ballet- boys, black ballet slippers; girls, pink ballet slippers. Jazz- black jazz shoes for both boys & girls              Required – Gail Grant Technical Manual and  Dictionary of Classical Ballet (available on Amazon ISBN 978-0486218434)                                                                      Registration will include occasional evening company class, performance opportunities, and master classes (small additional cost) with professional dancers throughout the year

Ms. DeSilva

Tuesday 3:45pm-5:00pm

in the MPR

$50 Per Semester

Fiber Club

Learn or practice knitting and/or crocheting. Students may bring their own project if they already have one, or I will provide yarn and hooks or needles for a beginning level project, such as a dishcloth.

Ms. Schripsema

Thursdays  during lunch/rec

$50 per semester

Jazz Ensemble

Suitable for performers at all levels, and open to piano, drum set, guitar, bass (guitar and upright), trombone, and saxophone players. Other instruments considered on an individual basis.

Dr. Mann

Tuesdays 3:30-4:00 Room 513

$35 Per semester

The Green Team

Do you enjoy the outdoors and keeping our environment beautiful? Join the NPX Green Team. We care for the school garden, help organize recycling, and learn about the natural world. This year we are hoping to incorporate outdoor survival skills, a field trip to a local farm, and outdoor arts and crafts.

Ms.Humphrey

Tuesdays at Lunch  school and/or Tuesday’s after school 3:45pm – 4:30pm Room 505

$20 Per semester

Strength & Conditioning

Weightlifting and general condition for students in 7th -12th grades. It is advised to change from uniform to athletic wear (such as field day attire) and athletic shoes. Please bring a water bottle.

Mr. Gray

Tuesday & Thursday after school  4pm -5pm

Meet in the weight room

$60/semester

Science Fiction Book Club

Ms. Cole

Friday at lunch            room 608

Key Club: Service Program for High School Students

Key Club–Community volunteer organization. Student members of Key Club perform acts of service in their communities, such as cleaning up parks, collecting clothing and organizing food drives. They also learn leadership skills by running meetings, planning projects and holding elected leadership positions at the club

Ms. Tabor

Wednesdays during lunch

 $50/year

 Art Club

 Art Club: An open studio during lunch for creative students.

 

Mr. Black

Mondays & Thursdays during lunch

$40/semester

Creative Writing Club

Mr. Crowley

Tuesday’s 3:30 pm Room 522

FREE!

Model UN

Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an educational simulation and/or academic activity in which students can learn about diplomacy, international relations, and the United Nations.

Mr. Boyer

Every other Friday at lunch in room 521

$30/ semester

Drama Club

 Have you always wanted to be an actor?  Do you enjoy expressing yourself?  Or are you drawn to the production side of things–sets, lighting, and sound.  If you are interested, come and join Drama Club.

Ms. Foglesong

Tuesday’s after school 3:30-4:30pm

Room 606

$50/semester

Yearbook Club

Yearbook Club is a yearlong club that gives students the opportunity to leave a lasting impression at North Phoenix Prep. Students will learn to be photographers, graphic designers, and marketing planners. These are all the different areas that are covered and explored while building the yearbook for the school. Our main focus is to create and promote the sale of the school yearbook. Meeting times and days vary.  The price includes a Yearbook and a T-shirt. Join the yearbook club and help leave your mark!

Ms. Pagnone

Room 616 Day/time/TBD

$60/year

Middle School Choir

Mr. Lang & Mr. Herrera

Thursday after school  3:30pm – 4:30pm

Room 515

$50/semester

Small Stock Club

Students will practice livestock husbandry skills with their own small stock animal. They will practice leadership, budgeting, and record keeping. Students will be required to already own or purchase a rabbit, poultry, or guinea pig and must participate in the Maricopa County Fair in April. Other shows are optional but will be available.

Ms. Williams

kwilliams@archwaynorthphoenix.org

8/13 – 5/6 (Meeting dates: 8/13, 8/27, 9/24, 11/5, 11/26, 12/10, 1/21, 1/28, 2/11, 3/4, 3/25, 4/29, 5/6)

When: Mondays from 3:30 – 4:30 (Only on specific dates above. Additional Saturday commitments will be announced later.)

$125/year

High School Honors Choir–                  Mr. Lang & Mr. Herrera

Monday after school 3:30-4:30

$50/semester

Homework Club meets daily after school on the Prep side of our campus. Homework club is run by Prep teachers and requires a registration.

Quarter 3 Homework Club available HERE. Make sure you have pre-registered!

7th & 8th grade students are welcome to attend the Athenaeum program located on the Archway side of the campus

Athenaeum is a tuition-based extension of the school day, featuring dedicated homework time and high-quality enrichment opportunities. Our activities and lessons are aimed at improving students’ scholastic performance by reinforcing the lessons, virtues and curriculum of the classroom. But it’s not all academics! Athenaeum scholars also enjoy time for recreation, games, socializing and just plain fun. Athenaeum runs daily from the dismissal bell (even on half-days) until 6:00pm.

Click here to register for Athenaeum