Clubs & Activities

  • FJHS- Foothills Honor Society

    The Foothills Junior Honor Society  members must meet high scholarship, service, leadership, character and citizenship requirements.  The purpose of our Honor Society is community service.  We have our yearly Christmas Angel involvement and feeding the community through Pastries for Parents event.  Some of the other items we have been involved in through the years have been raising funds for Cystic Fibrosis, UNICEF, donations made to the mentally ill, and participation in our recycling program. [SPONSORS: Ms. Bev Harris; Mrs. Darcy Smart]

     

    Student Council

    Foothills Student Council is an extracuriuclar activity that helps students attain leadership qualities in relation to their school life. Student Council members are voted into council positions on an annual basis. Students operate with a constitution and bylaws. Through these rules, students raise funds for school-wide activities, including social events, community projects, and helping people in need. Student Council students plan, prepare, and execute school wide celebrations. Each year Foothills Student Council members participate in the district wide PLUS days and other related leadership activities. Student council member maintain excellent grades, demonstrate excellent leadership, and excellent behavior that align to school rules and expectations. [SPONSORS: Mrs. Denise Pryde; Ms. Shannon Wilson]

     

    Art Club 

    Foothills Art Club is open to Junior High Students regardless of their art experience.

     It meets every Thursday during Junior High Lunch and recess time.

     

    Art Club offers a variety of art related activities to students including:

    *Creating personal artwork

    *Creating artwork as a group for Foothills

    *Creating the artwork and sets for Foothills plays and musicals

    *Participating in art contests

     

    The Goal For Art Club Is To:

    *Teach members about the creation process

    *Help members plan and create their own projects

    *Get members involved in community and school wide artwork

    *Encourage members to explore new creative ideas

    [SPONSOR: Ms. Micki Anderson]

     

    International Junior Thespians Society

     The International Junior Thespian Society is an honor society for serious theatre students involved in our Academy program. Membership is lifetime and members earn membership points through participation in Foothills theatre programs. Not only does IJTS involve and engage student in the development of theater related skills, it also encourages a high level of student leadership. [SPONSOR: Mr. Stephen Newport]

     

    Odyssey of the Mind

    Odyssey of the Mind is an international creative problem-solving program that engages students in their learning by allowing their knowledge and ideas to come to life in an exciting, productive environment. Participants build self-confidence, develop life skills, create new friendships, and are able to recognize and explore their true potential. OotM proves that students can have fun while they learn. [SPONSOR: Ms. Shannon Wilson]