2023-2024 Extracurricular Clubs and Intramural Programs

Club Name Club Description Time Frame Offered
Safe Space Safe Space gives students an environment for self discovery and self expression in regards to identity, gender expression, sexuality, cultural expression, and interpersonal questions. All year/once a month
National Junior Honor Society The National Junior Honor Society is an organization that recognizes and encourages achievement; membership is both an honor and a commitment to service. This Society is a select group of outstanding students, whose members have earned excellent grades and are student leaders that possess qualities that make the faculty proud. Members are always expected to help and maintain involvement in positive activities and work hard to benefit Saxton Middle Schools and the community. All year/once a month
Chess Club Chess Club consists of a group of students who enjoy playing Chess It is open to all students, even those who do not know how to play. During our meetings, students can learn how to play the game or improve their strategies. During Chess, we relax, unwind and play in a supportive environment. All are welcome. Tuesdays 2:50-3:50 10/10, 11/28, 12/19, 1/9, 2/13, 3/5, 4/9, 4/30, 5/14
Actor's Inc. Actors Inc. - Alms & Purposes: To engage students in all elements of the production process from theatre games & improvisation to audition/interview techniques and scene study. Potential for a staged reading or improv. night or showcase. Fridays 2:50-3:50 September - 15, 22, 29 October - 06, 13, 20, 27
Board Game Club Board Game Club is a club for students who are interested in meeting with peers to play games that are not centered around new technology. Students can play board games such as Trouble, Sorry, Checkers, etc. Students are encouraged to try new games and bring in their favorites to share with others. Wednesdays, 2:50 - 3:50 11/29, 12/6, 1/17, 2/7, 2/28, 3/20, 4/10, 5/8, 5/15
Girls Inc Girls Inc. is a safe and comfortable space for all girls to express themselves and support one another. In this club, they will learn to value their whole selves, discover and develop their inherent strengths, and receive support they may need to navigate the challenges they face. Every Tuesday
Positive Choices The Positive Choices Club is a place for students to reflect and learn how to make more positive choices. After school detention is used in this club so have restorative conversations. Every Thursday
Book Club The Saxton Book Club will be a place for children who love to read to come together to read a novel and have a place to have open and honest discussions about the text. After completing the novel we will put together a short overview of what we have learned and gained from coming together. Every Thursday
Homework Club The homework club will be a safe and supportive meetup after school to give students a safe and quiet place to complete assignments. It also offers vital support to students who may need an extra hand or safe space to complete assignments. Monday-Thursday
emPowering Minds The emPowering Minds Club seeks to increase student involvement in bringing awareness to various mental wellness topics. This club involves participating in the creation of student-led PSA (public service announcement) videos, designing bulletin boards for the month's theme, and working collaboratively with different clubs, teams, and departments in spreading awareness of mental wellness topics 9/28, 11/02, 11/30, 01/04, 02/01, 02/29, 4/4, 05/02
Chamber Orchestra To introduce and develop advanced chamber musicians in preparation for the select string ensemble at the high school. 10 sessions throughout the year
Talent Show Talent Show: To uncover the amazing gems of talent we have here at Saxton Middle School. Fall until the November performance
G.O Student Government The General Organization, G.O., is the guiding club acting as the Student Government at Saxton. We are responsible for the 8th grade Banquet in May as well as a great many other philanthropic and all encompassing activities during the year Tues, Oct 10th Mon, Nov 6th Mon, Dec 4th Mon, Jan 8th Thurs, Feb 1st Mon, March 4th Mon, April 8th Mon, May 6th Mon, June 3rd
Video Game Our goal is to give the children a fun and safe place to meet with their friends after school and play video games. The club is open to all students who currently attend Saxton Middle School. 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18, 1/08, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/4
Video Production This club will immerse and engage students in the arts of Video production and the events at Saxton Middle School. Students will learn how to develop and write segments, deliver content, and operate production using computer programs Thursday: 10/19 11/9, 11/16, 11/30
ENL Support This purpose of ENL Support Club is to support the academic, social, nd emotional needs of Saxton's English Language Learners. This club is a space for ENL students to connect with each other, talk about the challenges and benefits of being an English Language Learner, and get academic help if they need it. Wednesdays (Fall): 9/28, 9/29, 10/11, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, 1/3, 1/10, 1/17
Culture Club The purpose of Culture Club is to celebrate the many cultures of students and staff at Saxton. The club members will focus on ways to celebrate cultures with the whole Saxton community. 10/16, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/27, 12/4, 12/18
Saxton Leaders The students will take part in leadership activities that would benefit the local community, school community and promote a positive and inclusive environment at Saxton. Once a month
Walking Club The walking club promotes social interactions while engaging in a healthy low-impact physical activity. Sinkoff: 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 4/4, 4/18, 5/2, 5/16, 6/6, O'Brien: 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 12/07, 3/7, 3/21, 4/11, 5/9, 5/30, 6/13
Kickball Club During Kickball Club you will kick, run, throw, and cheer on your teammates while playing a fun game of kickball. But it isn't all about the game of kickball. It's about teamwork and unity, learning how to work well with others to reach the same goal 5 days - Fall 5 days - Spring
Yearbook Student leadership and creativity in creating the school's yearbook. specific dates throughout the year
Select Chorus Student opportunity to sing with more specific and rigorous training. Every Monday starting November
Yoga & Wellness Students share a love of Yoga and positive SEL. 9/26, 10/17, 11/14, 12/5, 1/23 2/27, 3/12, 4/16, 5/21
Saxton Musical Opportunity for students to be creative, act, sing, dance, and to participate in stage crew January - March
Intramural Basketball Opportunity for students to play basketball and socialize before the start of the school day All "A" Days @ 7:15