Academic Clubs at AHS

Alex Leslie and E. Edwards

A/A Scholars Alliance: Mr. Green- Library

Our Mission: to provide mentorship and academic enrichment that will allow our young men and women to maximize their potential as students and as individuals. Members are required to have a GPA of 2.7 or higher unless otherwise approved by the club sponsors.

DECA: Ms. Massey- Room 112

Students learn important marketing skills by applying the to real world situations. DECA sponsors the annual Corn hole Tournament and Sydney Aichs 5K Fun Run. This year DECA will focus on marketing AHS.

FCCLA: Ms. Flynn- Room 160

FCCLA is a dynamic and effective national student organization that helps young men and women become leaders and address important personal, family, work and societal issues through family and consumer sciences education. Nationally, there are nearly 200,000 members in 53 state associations, including the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.

German: Ms. Trice- Room 121

Students learn the German culture and environment by eating German food, playing German games, and speaking the German language. German club also holds fun activities that help raise money for events and the German division.

HOSA: Ms. Holcomb- Room 223

The purpose of the HOSA organization is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program. The mission of HOSA is to enhance the delivery of compassionate, quality health care by providing opportunities for knowledge, skill and leadership development of all health science education students, therefore, helping the student meet the needs of the health care community.

Key: Ms. Tyler/ Mr. Ramey- Auditorium

Students gain opportunities to strengthen their high school transcript by participating in volunteer work. Key club holds a Social-and-Service Dance each year. The Service helps fund The Eliminate Project. (Project that focuses on eliminating maternal and neonatal tetanus) 

Math: Mr. Daly- Room 242

Students learn the values of math along with helping improve study skills and time management. Math club competes in competitions along with helping tutor other kids in need of assistance.

Model UN: Mr. Allen/Ms. Thornhill- Room 142

Model United Nations is a club that simulates the United Nations via the students playing the roles of diplomats from participating nations. The students research an assigned country, consider world issues, and try to develop solutions to said issues. The goal of this club is to teach students about international relations and current events.

Pep: Ms. Webber- Room 261

Pep Club, also called Blue Tide, is a club devoted to showing Patriot Pride at Albemarle. They make posters, decorate things, and occasionally work with the people in Patriot Athletic Leadership (PALs).

Science: Ms. Brown/Mr. Wayne- Room 257

The Science Club has a mission to expand science as an interest in AHS, and to develop programs that could be used in other schools (mainly middle schools). One of the past projects the Science Club has arranged inside AHS is Science Week; where students participated in activities such as science trivia, balloon tosses, and others.

YADAPP (Youth Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Project): Ms. Williams- Guidance

Youth Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Project is a student-led team that aims to keep youth out of drug and alcohol abuse, and empower their peers to follow and do the same through positive leadership roles.