Afterschool E2020 Credit Recovery

  • Advisor: Liz Giem
  • Location: Room 226
  • When: Monday to Friday from 2:45pm to 4:30pm
  • E2020 Credit Recovery is a program designed to allow students to fulfill graduation requirements.

A.B.O.U.T. Club (Accepting Being Out Using Teamwork)

  • Advisor: Megan Persons
  • Location: Room 220
  • When: Thursdays afterschool
  • Innovation Central’s gay straight alliance club
  • The goal of this organization is to help create and maintain an environment of acceptance for all students of all orientations and background.

F.I.R.S.T Robotics

  • Advisor: Louise Wilson
  • Location: Small gym
  • When: Most evenings from 5pm to 9pm
  • Robotics has team members from several high schools in Grand Rapids. They work together to produce a robot for competitions in March. Activities include building a website, making a business plan, creating videos, programming a robot, and cheerleading.

Freshman Success Academy/Freshmen Focus

  • Advisor: Mr. Brown and Mrs. Hagler
  • Location: Media Center
  • When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:45pm to 4:30pm
  • Freshmen work on getting back on track. It is mandatory for freshmen who are currently failing a class to attend.

G.E.T. Club (Girls Empowering Together)

  • Advisor: Wendy Dean
  • Location: Room 10
  • When: Mondays from 2:405pm to 4:15pm
  • The G.E.T. Club focuses on leadership, self-esteem, and women history. Powerful women have paved the way for young women and girls. Each week we learn about historical and contemporary women and the impact they had on society.

Guitar Club

  • Advisor: Dan David
  • Location: Room 221
  • When: Wednesdays afterschool
  • Students learn to play the guitar and the ukulele in a positive, fun environment.

Model United Nations

  • Advisors: Heather Bolliger and Peter Cassis
  • Location: Room 16
  • When: Wednesdays after school
  • Students roleplay delegates to the United Nations and simulate UN communities.

Weight Lifting Club

  • Advisors: Kyle Jelens and Casey Withers
  • Location: Weight lifting room
  • When: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 2:45pm to 3:45pm
  • Students work on improving their health and setting fitness goals.

YMCA Exercise Class

  • Advisor: Nurse Karen Puhek
  • Location: Cafeteria
  • When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3pm to 4pm
  • The class focuses on cardio training and muscle strengthening.

Summited by Cindy Huynh (ABLE '15)