Dater High School Clubs

7th & 8th Grade Student Council

  • Club Advisors: Mr. Mack & Mr. Thomas
  • Open to all 7th grade students.
  • Meetings held monthly on the second Tuesday. The first meeting is Tuesday, November 9, 2021, in Room 942.
  • Time 3–3:45 p.m.
  • Club will provide students with leadership skills and incentives.

Art Club Jr. High

  • Club Advisor: Ms. Shrout
  • Open to all 7th & 8th grade students.
  • Meetings will be in Room 937.
  • First Meeting will be on Thursday November 18, 2021. Club will meet on Thursdays thereafter. Future dates will be on Schoology — Dater Student Hub.
  • Time: 3–4:15 p.m.
  • Students will work on murals for the school. Will have guest speakers and community artist visit the club. Participating in community activities.

Art Club Sr. High

  • Club Advisor: Mr. Reader
  • Open to all 9th–12th grade students.
  • Meetings will be held in Room 1535.
  • First Meeting on Tuesday November 23, 2021, will meet bi-weekly on Tuesdays thereafter. Dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub
  • Time: 3–4:15 p.m.
  • Students will create art for the "Dater gallery showcase." Will have visiting artist and guest speakers meet with the club. 

Board Game Club

  • Club Advisor: Mr. Lehnert
  • Open to all students in grades 7–12
  • Meetings will be held in Room 2617.
  • Dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub.
  • Time 3:15–4:15 p.m.
  • The aim is to introduce students to co-ed games, both playing and design, and to offer students opportunities to practice critical thinking, teamwork, collaboration and communication.

Dater Community Club

  • Club Advisor: Mr. Brooks
  • Open to all students in grades 7–12.
  • Students will engage in discussion regarding current events that affect the community
  • Meets weekly on Wednesdays. The first meeting is Wednesday, November 17, 2021, in Room 926.
  • Time: 3–4 p.m.

El Puente ESL Club

  • Club Advisor: Ms.  Molleston
  • Open to all students in grades 7–12, specifically English Learners.
  • Meets monthly on Wednesday in Room 1644.
  • Time 3-3:30 p.m.
  • Students will be given supports and share culture for going to the next step in life.

French Club

  • Club Advisor: Madame McDermott
  • Open to all students in grades 7–12.
  • Meets biweekly on Thursdays, in Room 1642.
  • Time 3–4 p.m.
  • Students will dive deeper into the French culture and watching French films.

Freshman Class

  • Club Advisor: Ms. Miracle
  • Open to all 9th grade students.
  • Meets the first Wednesday of each month, Room 2515
  • Time 3–3:30 p.m.
  • Students will be assisting with events, running for election and providing service projects.

Gardening Club

  • Club Advisors: Mr. Kroger and Mr. Reed
  • Open for all students in grades 7-12
  • Meets weekly on Thursdays, Room 929
  • Time 3:05–3:45 p.m.
  • Students will be growing edible crops — fig trees, starting seedlings, rooting cuttings (propagation).

IB Club Middle School

  • Club Advisor: Ms. Jones
  • Open to students in grades 7 and 8.
  • Meets biweekly on Thursdays in Room 940. Dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub
  • Time 3–4 p.m.
  • Students will be encouraged with the importance of community service. Presentations of entrepreneurs. Build and create using the design cycle.

IB Club High School

  • Club Advisor: Ms. McDermott
  • Open to students in grades 9-12
  • Meets biweekly on Thursdays in Room 1642. Dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub
  • Time 3–4 p.m.
  • Students will be encouraged with the importance of community service. Presentations of entrepreneurs. Build and create using the design cycle.

Junior Class

  • Class Advisor: Dawnielle Crooks
  • Open to all 11th grade students
  • Meetings will be held in Room 2514
  • Dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub
  • Time 3:05–4 p.m.
  • Students will plan prom, fundraise for school trips, participate in community service and class community building activities.

 M.O.R.E. (Men. Organized. Respected. Educated.)

  • Club Advisor: Richard Notter
  • Any male student grades 9-12
  • Meets Fridays at 3 p.m. in Room 1539
  • This group is open to anyone who wants to learn life lessons outside of the classroom, and the intricacies of navigating the high school to collegiate pathway.

National Honor Society Jr. High

  • Club Advisor: Ms. Boyle
  • Open to students in grades 7-8 with A/B Honor roll
  • Meets monthly on the fourth Thursday (all meeting dates are listed on the group page), in Room 927.
  • Time 3–4 p.m.
  • Students will perform at least 10 community service hours in the community, volunteering and sprucing up the community.

National Honor Society Sr. High

  • Club Advisor: Mrs. Cornett Cox
  • Open to students in grades 9-12 with A/B Honor Roll
  • Meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Resource Center.
  • Time 3:10–4 p.m.
  • Students will provide community service hours at Dater and within the community. Fundraising activities.

Newspaper Club

  • Club Advisor: Mrs. Toben
  • Open to all students in grades 7–12
  • Meets on Thursdays, in Room 2505.
  • Time 3–4 p.m.
  • Students will focus on creating a news sharing space for students.

PBIS Club/Cougar Store

  • Club Advisor: Mrs. Yearout
  • Open to all students in grades 7–12.
  • Participates in distribution on Fridays during lunches (A, B and C).
  • Students along with Advisor delivers cougar cash rewards to students.

Scholarship and Career Club

  • Club Advisor: Mr. Lehnert
  • Open to all students grades 9–12
  • Dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub
  • Meetings will be held in Room 2617.
  • Time 3:15–4:15 p.m.
  • The aim is to assist and support students along two of the three graduation goals: Enlistment, Employment and Enrollment. Students will seek out opportunities for scholarships and hands-on learning (for careers) with trips and guest speakers.

Slam Poetry Club

  • Club Advisor: Mr. Dalton
  • Open to students in grades 9–12
  • Meets on Thursdays in Room 2506
  • Time 3:05–4:30 p.m.
  • Students will read, write and perform, and perfect poetry in a workshop environment with the option of competing in a city-wide competition, louder than a bomb.

Sophomore Class 

  • Club Advisor: Mrs. Hudson Smith
  • Open for all 10th grade students
  • Meets biweekly on Thursdays, in Room 2601
  • Time: 11:46 a.m.–12:16 p.m.
  • Sophomores will plan one event and one fundraiser per quarter.

Theatre Arts Musical Club 

  • Club Advisors: Mrs. Aniolowski and Mrs. Camara 
  • Open for all students in grades 7–12.
  • Meetings held in Small Auditorium
  • Meeting dates will be posted on Schoology — Dater Student Hub.
  • Time: 3–4 p.m.
  • Students will audition for parts, prepare and perform in the Little Mermaid Jr. Performance in Spring 2022.

True Colors

  • Club Advisor: Mrs. Toben
  • Open for all students in grades 7–12.
  • Meets on the first and third Tuesdays of each month in Room 2505.
  • Time 3–4 p.m.
  • Creating a safe space for LGBTQ/A+ students. Fostering understanding and acceptance within the school.