These groups bring you together with others of similar interest. You will not only form new friendships but add to your enjoyment of high school life.
American Sign Language Club (ASL)
Advisor: Mrs. Ash – D115
The Astronomy club meets monthly for discussions and movies on all topics related to space and the universe. We also hold 2 evening star viewing nights a year, weather permitting.
Advisor: Mrs. Woodsmith – Room B213
The WHS Cycling Club looks to improve riding skills and confidence of the team through regular training and racing against New England high school riders. Primarily a mountain biking club, there are opportunities to ride and race on the road if students are interested.
Advisor: Mr. Phillips – Room C216
This team provides an atmosphere where students can express themselves creatively through movement. It incorporates teamwork, spirit, inspiration and fun, and gives the opportunity for students who dance to be part of a club while doing what they love. The Dance Team performs at various school events and competitions.
Advisor: Ms. D’Amico – Room B105
Diversity Student Alliance
This club will be open to all students at WHS. The club is built on the ideals of equality for all students identities regarding race, gender and/or sexual orientation. We want to start a conversation about racism, LGBTQ rights, women’s rights, and other issues that students feel passionately about or feels needs to be addressed. The main purpose is to begin conversations within the club that can be continued with the wider community to make a more accepting place for all.
Advisor: Mr. Wallace & Ms. Bergeron – Room C211
The goal of the club is to unite members with the common commitment to speak up, stand up and rise up for gender equality around the world. The themes of the Girl Up club include education, safety, health, leadership and documentation.
Advisor: Mrs. Sarah Edgar – Room A122
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A come as you are club with a goal of creating a safe space where anyone can freely discuss and investigate the God of the Bible.
Advisor: Mrs. Richards – Room C116
International Thespian Society is a group dedicated to the art of theatre. Any student is welcome to attend our drama club meetings. However, students need to earn points, through participating in theater events to be inducted as an official member of ITS. Meetings typically include theater workshops and games, monologue practice, and preparing for a number of events throughout the year. ITS produces and sponsors the Talent Extravaganza and the 10 Minute Plays.
Advisor: Mrs. Larivee-Room A121/Auditorium
Fall Play Productions
A winter play takes place in mid-November. Students must audition for roles and may also serve as technical assistants. Auditions take place at the end of September, and tech crew work begins in October.
Advisor: Mr. Moore – Room A107/Auditorium
Gay Straight Trans Alliance
This club is a safe space and a fun supportive environment for everyone who wishes to join us. The gay straight trans alliance opens the floor to discuss LGBTQ+ topics going on in our community and in our personal lives. This club provides a unifying voice for both straight allies and the LGBTQ+ community. This is a confidential space and a judgement free zone, where anyone can speak freely without having to worry about outside influences.
Advisor: Mrs. Svanholm – Nurses Office
Marine Corps JROTC (MCJROTC)
MCJROTC offers numerous extracurricular activities to include Marksmanship, Color Guard, Cyber Security, and Academic teams. Additionally, we offer several leadership camps throughout the school year, which are funded by MCJROTC. We encourage any student interested in developing their self-confidence and teambuilding and leadership skills to come check us out.
MCJROTC Student Leader Contact: Dasha Piotrowski (firstname.lastname@example.org
This club is open to all students who are interested in the Spanish language. 95% of the language spoken during the meetings is Spanish. Together students will plan events, watch foreign films, play games, attend field trips and form a creative international community. Meetings are twice a month.
Advisor: Mrs. Jimenez Room C118
This club will raise awareness about environmental issues in our community and school. They will do projects to try and make our school more sustainable.
Advisors: Mr. Handwork & Mrs. Reid – Room B215
Do you like to design? We will build the stages for the WHS fall play and the Spring Musical.
Advisor: Mr. Don Bagley – Auditorium
Tabletop Gaming Club
The Tabletop Gaming Club is an opportunity for students to explore their interests in playing various board games, card games, role-playing games, and more. We meet weekly to play games like Magic the Gathering, Dungeons and Dragons, and more.
Advisor: Ms. Brooks – Room C117
Spring Musical Production
A spring musical takes place in March. Students must audition for acting/singing roles, and may also serve as technical assistants or in the pit orchestra. Auditions take place in mid-December, and the tech crew/orchestra begin work at the beginning of January.
Advisor: Mr. Moore – Room A107/Auditorium
Science & Nature Club
This club is intended to widen students’ knowledge of their environment and science in the community. Activities include beach cleanups, gardening projects with the Hampton Beach Beautification Committee, and field trips to local areas. Students also participate in the Lighthouse Kids organization to help save and maintain the lighthouse on White Island at the Isles of Shoals.
Advisor: Mrs. Noone Rm. B216
Ski & Snowboard Club
This club is an opportunity for students to ski or board with their friends throughout the Winter at a discounted rate. Students are eligible to purchase a discounted season pass through the ski club and transportation is provided, usually one weeknight for five weeks. The bus departs right after school and returns after night skiing is over, typically at Gunstock Mountain Resort. Lessons and rentals are included if students choose to purchase the season pass. In addition, the pass can be used with no blackout dates for the rest of the season.
Advisor: Mrs. Krapf/Student Activities Office – Room B101
A weekly or sometimes bi-weekly gathering of students who wish to better their writing skills, whether in creative or more academic writing. The club is open to anyone, and folks are welcome to come when they have time; attendance is not taken and there are no time requirements or fees. During meeting of this student-led club, we will do various exercises and other practice, before coming back together and sharing writings and ideas/perspectives for improvement. Students are encouraged to bring in pieces that they have finished or are currently working on, as well.
Advisor: Mrs. Lord – Room D112
The Healthy Warrior Club meets every other Thursday during Advisory in Room A117. Our mission is to help the students and faculty of Winnacunnet to achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle.