More often than not, building up a repertoire of experience is something that will help you in almost every aspect of your professional and academic life—
and it’s never too early to start. Thus, don’t underestimate the importance of high school clubs and extracurriculars when it comes to success in high school, college, and beyond. —Kaplan
The flyer button for each club will be the link to the latest flyer promoting current activity or project. If there isn’t anything going on currently with that club, the flyer button will be inactive.
Plato Beta Club was established in 1963. Ever since, Beta’s goal is to promote ideals of academic achievement, character, service, and leadership among secondary school students. We sponsor blood drives, Kids Shouldn’t Have Cancer (Make Change), dances to benefit local families in need, and support flags for veterans’ graves on Memorial Day.
Adviser: Mrs. DuBose
The goals of FBLA are to:
develop competent, aggressive business leadership; strengthen students’ confidence in themselves and their work; increase interest in and understanding of American business enterprise; support development of individual projects that contribute to the improvement of home, business, and community; develop character, prepare for useful citizenship, and foster patriotism; encourage and practice efficient money management; encourage scholarship and promote school loyalty; assist students in the establishment of occupational goals; facilitate the transition from school to work.
Adviser: Mr. Lewis
Future Farmers of America (FFA)
FFA is one of the largest youth organizations in the USA. FFA inspires to develop leadership, citizenship and life/career skills in its students.The Plato FFA chapter is active year round and attends annual State and National FFA conference. FFA students develop their own Supervised Agriculture Experience projects and can earn different degrees with the highest being the American FFA degree. FFA students can also compete in numerous contest at the local, state and national level. To become an FFA member you have to be enrolled or have previously taken an Agriculture class.
Adviser: Mrs. Cantrell
STUCO provides students an opportunity to develop leadership by organizing and carrying out activities and service projects. We are the voice of the student body.
Adviser: Mrs. Barton
Preparing today for a career tomorrow.”
This club is for students who are in JAG. We provide opportunities for students to develop, practice, and refine personal, leadership, and employability skills. Emphasis is placed on workforce readiness, communication skills, community service, and in-service learning.
Adviser: Mr. Holzer
Our mission is to lead every student and teacher into having a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. We also strive to serve our school and community where we find need, as well as have fun growing spiritually together. Students volunteer to to take turns leading a devotion at our meetings and anyone may attend.
Meetings: Every Thursday at 7:45 a.m. Adviser: Mrs. Steinbrink
Our goal is to promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences education.
Adviser: Mrs. Hurley
Art club is for students that enjoy creating. This year we are planning on painting several murals on the FEMA walls. There will always be banners being made for various events in the school and more.
Adviser: Mrs. Reck
Attend games to encourage and cheer on our athletes. Participate in spirit week, and yes, we go all out. Our goal is to have fun and to get other students involved in having Eagle Pride!
Adviser: Mrs. Cotrel
JUST FOR FUN and Conversations about the book we are reading.
Adviser: Mrs. Hunter
Esports Club is for students who enjoy gaming. Our club meets every Tuesday and is for high school students only. We follow the NASEF curriculum and explore different gaming platforms, videogames, and careers associated with videogaming. We also have an Overwatch fall season and a League of Legends winter season. Those practices are generally held every Thursday and Friday afterschool. .
Welcome to Future Teachers of America (FTA)! We're going to have fun! We take trips, collect applications for FTA Candidate for State Ambassador, attend State meetings, participate or create community-related activities and college/university-related activities. Join and help us grow our club!
Advisers: Mrs. Shipley and Bonnie Hunter