Learning Made Fun

From ceramics and hip-hop dance to community service and yoga, our diverse activities program gives students opportunities to explore their interests and exercise important social skills through clubs, performing, and other creative collaborations. Program goals include:

  • Providing additional motivation within the regular program
  • Planting the seeds of future hobbies or academic or professional interests
  • Making school and campus life more fun, positive and relaxing
  • Enhancing social skills
  • Building community across age groups and between students and staff

All middle and high school students are expected to participate in one or more activities each semester. Students are graded on a pass-fail basis for effort and participation. Our menu of activities truly offers something for everyone:

Twice-Weekly Activities:

  • Intramural Sports
  • Music Soundtrack Writing/Recording
  • Drama Club
  • Hip-Hop Dance
  • Role-Playing Games
  • Moviemaking
  • Chess
  • Photography (Museum of Photographic Arts)
  • Walking & Running
  • Cooking and Cake Decorating
  • Board Games
  • Leadership
  • Community Service
  • Fencing

Once-Weekly Activities:

  • Intramural Sports
  • Music (performance)
  • Gardening
  • Diversity
  • Printmaking
  • Poetry
  • Mural Painting
  • Yoga
  • Student Government
  • Scrapbook Making
  • Jewelry Making
  • Cooking