Kellis Clubs and Sponsors
How to Join a Club
Once you find a club that interests you, be sure to listen to the morning announcements for information on when and where groups will be meeting. Also make sure to get information on club day, or contact the sponsor directly.
How to Start a Club
Ask a teacher to be an advisor for the club and then get the new club packet from Mrs. Fox in the front office. All completed paperwork should be turned in to Mrs. Pyrum.
RSK Club List
Sponsor: Julie Flaherty
The Art Club is designed to encourage leadership in the visual arts through activities that expose students to the arts.
Meeting time: Every other Thursday starting 9/9, 2:30 in Room 2-106
Sponsor: Nathan Garrison
The band is a place where students come together to learn about and play music. The band performs at many events throughout the year, including concerts, music festivals and competitions, and sporting events. The band also works to promote spirit and community on campus.
Sponsors: Tonya Hollingsworth and Rebecca Goodnight-Bell
Black Student Union is a safe place in which students can discuss topics regarding social justice. Students of all backgrounds are welcome to participate.
Meeting time: Tuesdays, 2:30 in the Choir Room
Sponsor: Daisy Maestas
Ceramics Club is a place to explore your creativity and create meaningful community.
Meeting time: Tuesdays, 2:30 in the Ceramics Room
Sponsor: Derek Danko
Chess Club is designed to grow the interest and appreciation for the game of Chess.
Meeting time: Thursdays, 2:30 in Room 1-207
Sponsor: Rebecca Goodnight Bell
The Choir Club is organized to promote the choir program at Raymond S. Kellis.
Club Unified Pride
Sponsor: Christopher Ensslin
Club Unified Pride is an education and sports-based strategy powered by an engaged youth community that increases athletic and leadership opportunities for students with and without intellectual disabilities, while creating communities of acceptance for all.
Sponsors: Nichole Albrecht and Anza Hopper
Students prepare food for different events and learn how to become great assets to the food industry.
Meeting time: Every other Thursday starting 9/9, 2:20 in Room 2-103 or 2-128
Sponsor: Ashley David-Watkins
Dance is a welcoming club that dances with pride and determination. All levels of dance can come, no experience is necessary. We teach classes ranging from jazz, contemporary, hip hop, latin and everything in between. Can’t wait to see your smiling face!
Meeting time: Thursdays, 2:30 in the Dance Room
Sponsor: Tonya Hollingsworth
DECA is a student run organization specifically designed to provide activities that will motivate students to learn marketing, management and entrepreneurial principles to better prepare them for jobs in business. DECA members can choose to compete against other schools.
Meeting time: Once a month on Tuesdays in room 1-101
Sponsor: Molly Triveline
Drama Club sponsors all plays and musicals at RSK. It is open to all students both in and out of Theater Arts classes. Participants can earn points towards becoming a member of the International Thespian Society.
Meeting time: Tuesdays and Fridays, 2:30 in Room 3-165
Sponsor: Ingrid Sanora
Fashion Club is a space designed for students to express their creativity, explore their unique sense of style, and learn how to sew, sketch, design, make clothes, and create sustainable clothing.
Meeting time: Thursdays, 2:30 in Room 1-261
Gay and Straight Alliance
Sponsor: Nicholas Rolando
GSA is a student-run organization that unites LGBTQ+ and allied youth to build community and organize around issues impacting them in their school and communities.
Meeting time: Tuesdays, 2:30 in Room 1-226
High Tea Book Club
Sponsor: Anza Hopper
A campus club that involved the discussion of books and high school life. The students gather to have tea and talk about what they are currently reading. This club is for students who are passionate about reading and want to discuss and share novels with their peers.
Meeting time: Every other Thursday starting August 19th in the Library at 2:30
Sponsor: Deidra Raymo
Hosa is geared towards those students interested in entering the healthcare field. The club's emphasis is on community service and hosting activities that benefit the Kellis community such as blood drives, cancer awareness and diabetes. Students can compete at the local and national level with other schools to increase their knowledge in healthcare.
Meeting time: Tuesdays, 2:30 in room 2-110
Media Club (PSBN)
Sponsor: Jeff Southwick
Students in the media club run the announcements, create commercials, and broadcast RSK events. Media club members will learn how to use different software and programs to aide in video production.
National Honor Society
Sponsors: Jared Miller and Kaylee Kelson
NHS is to create enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, to promote leadership, and to develop character in the students at RSK. Membership selection is by a faculty council and is based on outstanding scholarship, character, leadership and service.
Sponsor : Aaron Bujan
In Photo Club students learn how to use a camera properly, how to take great photos and express their creativity.
Meeting time: Every other Thursday starting September 9th in room 2-112
Skills USA Law Enforcement
Sponsor: Lisa Newman
This club is available to active members of Law I or Law II classes. Members practice their skills and compete against other high school students in selected areas.
Meeting time: Wednesdays, 2:30 in room 1-125
Sports Medicine Club/ HOSA
Sponsors: Jeff Barlow and Jennifer Vlasak
The Athletic Training Club offers students an educational experience working with the various RSK athletic teams. Athletic trainers help to evaluate, treat and rehabilitate athletic injuries. Trainers also provide emergency care of injuries during games and practices.
Meeting time: Every day in the Athletic Training room at 2:30. Formal meetings 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.
Speech & Debate
Sponsor: Suzanne Story
Speech and Debate Club is organized to combine social activities with academic excellence. This club's objective is to help students develop skills and confidence in the areas of public speaking, research, and debate.
Meeting Time: Mondays, 2:30 in Room 1-259
STEM Club / CTSO
Sponsors: Tracy Arnold and Paul Bolgiano
STEM Club is designed to introduce students at RSK to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 2:30 in Room 2-118
Sponsor: Kelsey Kilburg
Student Council is a leadership class that all members must be a part of. Student council plans activities such as incoming and spirit weeks, dances, assemblies, community service projects, teacher appreciation and much more. Elections for student council takes place in the spring, with the exception of freshman class elections, which occur in the fall.
Student Council Class Sponsors
Seniors: AnnMarie Demeter
Juniors: Lazmhy Gallo-Hernandez
Sophomores: Richard Schumacher
Freshmen: Sarah Alam and Nicholas Rolando
Sponsors: Stephanie Fontes/Amanda Metz
Students learn how to work as a team through club fundraisers and out-of-school activities, thereby creating a great yearbook.