To enhance our student's high school experience, Science Hill offers a wide variety of clubs, teams, and organizations for students to become involved in.
Purpose: To provide students with in an interest in art an opportunity to explore art and craft forms with other students
When: Every other Wednesday afterschool, Room A271
Ascend Climbing Club
Purpose: To create a fun learning environment for students to learn how to rock climb and boulder with other students
Asian Culture Appreciation Club (AC2)
Purpose: To educate and spread awareness of Asian culture and customs to the students of Science Hill
AWSTEM (Appreciation for Women in STEM)
Purpose: Recognize and increase the number of women in the STEM field. Expose more students to the fields of STEM.
Beta Club: 9-12
Bess Laufenberg, Kiki Garman
Purpose: Beta club provides top SHHS students with opportunities to lead and serve in their community. The club completes service projects that benefit Science Hill High School or the larger Johnson City community. To become a member, a ninth grade student must have earned two A’s and two B’s in the core subjects in 8th grade. A 10th-12th grade student must have a GPA of 3.5 or better.
When: Last Tuesday of each month in the cafeteria
Purpose: To build a community of student readers
When: Once a month, be on the lookout for the next reading selection and discussion dates, Room 507
Purpose: The purpose is to provide equipment and a location for students to play chess.
When: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month from 3 to 4PM, Room A289
Purpose: Coding club uses programming languages to solve problems and explore computer science.
When: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 3 to 4PM. Room A289
Purpose: To compete locally at the East TN Criminal Justice competition @ TCAT
Purpose: To provide an opportunity for the students to engage in debate activities on a competitive level to improve their communication, analytical and problem solving skills.
When: Mondays from 3 to 4P, Room 509
Disc Golf Club
Purpose: Practice the fundamentals of disc golf, including etiquette and competition rules. It is one of the most inclusive and inexpensive sports, any student who likes being outside will find disc golf enjoyable.
When: Bi-Monthly on Fridays at Wing Deer Park or Room 508
Dungeons & Dragons Club
Purpose: The Dungeons and Dragons Club at SHHS gives creative students an opportunity to socialize with other students, write adventures, and tell stories collaboratively with friends.
When: Tuesdays from 3 to 5PM, Library* (subject to change for testing)
Electric Vehicle Club
Purpose: Provide students with the opportunity to look at and experience electric vehicles.
When: Last Thursday of the month at 3P, Room 508
Esports and Broadcasting
Purpose: Team Building, Competition, Enjoyment, Community, Breaking the stereotype of gamers, Improvement of skills/communication/problem solving
FCCLA Social Health Services
Heather Conner, Sasha Johnson
Purpose: Provide opportunities for personal development, strengthen the function of the family, encourages democracy, encourages individual and group involvement, promotes greater understanding between youth and adults, etc.
When: Varies, Afterschool, CTE Building
FCCLA Social Health Services
Purpose: To provide an opportunity for students to give back to the community by preparing sandwiches that will be donated to Good Samaritan to be distributed to the homeless population.
When: First and Fourth Mondays of each month at 3P, CTE Room 940
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Ryan Edwards, Nancy McDonald
Purpose: To provide fellowship and unity among students and student athletes
When: Tuesday mornings 7 to 7:35A, Library* (Subject to change)
FFA (Future Farmers of America)
Purpose: FFA offers events and resources that enhance the learning of horticulture program
When: Tuesdays from 3 to 4P, CTE Room 909
Purpose: Increase self-esteem, morals, leadership skills
When: Wednesdays 7:10 to 7:30A, Hillside Cafe
Cori Horne, Anne Gregg
Purpose: Students of French shall share their knowledge of French while engaging with other French students
When: Varies, Afterschool, Room A251
Full Metal Rackets (Badminton Club)
Purpose: Promote and popularize badminton teaching new players and nurturing previous players but also to have fun.
When: Mondays from 4 to 6P, Carver Rec Center
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Purpose: Inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences
When: Once a month, CTE Building
Purpose: Girls Lacrosse is an action packed high adrenaline sport that encourages teamwork, athleticism, and develops leadership qualities.
When: Freedom Hall Practice Field at designated times
Purpose: Encourage recycling at SHHS
When: Every Other Wednesday from 3 to 4P, CTE Room 909
Purpose: To give students the opportunity to express creative freedom through the means of guitar. We want to be able to give students the ability to learn and sharpen their abilities at the instrument
Hats for the Homeless
Purpose: To knit hats in order to donate them to various clothing drives and homeless shelters throughout the community
When: Fridays 3 to 3:45P, Room A116
Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA)
Christy Cottrell, Kristine Taylor, Clint Philbrick
Purpose: To enhance the delivery of compassionate, quality health care by providing opportunities for knowledge, skills, and leadership development of all health science education students.
When: Monthly, CTE Building
Purpose: The Herald aims to shine light on as many events, achievements, and students as possible. We pride ourselves on producing beneficial, factual, and informational stories that keep us all informed and broaden our perspectives on key issues. We will cover clubs, courses, events, teachers, students, and anything that affects the lives of students at Science Hill.
When: Last Thursday of the month, Room A277
Hunter Graybeal, Richard Marshall
Purpose: To provide an opportunity for the students to engage in improvisational acting to develop their communication, acting, and critical thinking skills.
When: Wednesdays, Open club from 3 4P; Closed practice for improv team from 4 to 5P, Studio 535
Intramural Sports Club
Purpose: To allow students to engage in active sports while building relationships with others during the activities
Purpose: To have an investing correspondence with other students on a semi-regular basis
Latin American Culture Appreciation Club (LA Club)
Purpose: HOLA aims to celebrate Latin American culture at Science Hill
When: Thursdays afterschool, Room A112
Langston Leadership Club
Purpose: To inspire young leaders and influence other students to participate
When: Tuesdays 3 to 4P, The Locker
Elizabeth Still, Christina Miller
Purpose: The SHHS Lego Club gives students an opportunity to socialize with other students, be creative, and build collaboratively with friends.
When: Every other Friday from 3 to 4P, Room A115
Medieval Battle Association
Purpose: To study and re-create aspects of the Medieval historical era
When: Mondays from 3 to 4P, By the Magnolia Tree
Purpose: Act as delegates of different countries to solve global issues.
Mountain Bike Team
Purpose: To build strong minds, bodies, character, and communities through cycling.
When: Mondays and Wednesdays from 6-8P; Saturdays from 10 to 12P, Winged Deer Park
Mu Alpha Theta
Purpose: Dedicated to inspiring a keen interest in mathematics, developing, strong scholarship in the subject.
When: Wednesday 3-4
Muslim Student Association
Purpose: Promote unity and joint action among Muslims at SHHS
Purpose: This club is a resource to help students develop their personal relationship with God and learn how He is a part of their daily lives.
When: Mondays from 3 to 3:45P, Room A115
Jessica Connor, Kayla Edwards
Purpose: Rho Kappa is the social studies honor society and seeks to elevate and encourage the study of the social studies among students at SHHS and the community. SH Rho Kappa will work in the school and community-wide to offer opportunities for learning and civic engagement.
When: Monthly, Afterschool, Room 507
Brad Gentry, Jeff Kleven
Purpose: The mission of Robotics is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators.
When: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 3 to 4:30/5P, CTE Room 929
Scholars Bowl Academic Team
Michael Laviano, Ben Davenport
Purpose: The Scholars Bowl Academic Team promotes the value of participation, team play, sportsmanship, and personal experience.
When: Tuesdays from 3 to 4P, Room A138 or A169
Hunter Graybeal, Richard Marshall
Purpose: To provide an opportunity for the students to engage in competitive acting, interpretation and speaking tournaments to improve their acting, analytical and communication skills.
When: in class- Play rehearsals Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 3-5
Skiing & Snowboarding
Purpose: To promote skiing and snowboarding safety while engaging and improving students' physical wellness.
Brent Sluder, Robbie Tester, Rich Murray, Jeff Kleven, Charlene Hogg, Matthew Glover
Purpose: To produce the mostly highly skilled workforce and technical skills grounded in academics.
When: Automotive: Fridays from 3 to 4P, CTE Room 931; Cosmetology: Thursdays from 3:00 to 3:30P, CTE Room 903; Culinary: TBA, CTE Room 940
Social Wise Club
Purpose: To create a welcoming environment for the minority students to levy comprehensive and insightful information about their personal experiences while creating an environment where non-minority students can learn and ask questions freely creating a unified student body.
When: Fridays from 3 to 4P, Room 509
Kayla Jimenez-Gomez, Hilary Delgado
Purpose: Designed to give students a chance to practice Spanish conversation and learn to explore elements of culture.
When: 3rd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 3 to 4P
Student Activities Council
Mitziann Stiltner, Angela Taylor
Purpose: The SAC is a student organization in charge of student activities planning, organizing, and implementing community service projects, school service projects, Homecoming activities, school dances, Thanksgiving Food Drive, and the Junior/Senior Prom. Additionally, SAC assists the cheer team with pep rallies and spirit events. SAC members serve as a leadership team with the principal. Students in all grades are welcome to attend meetings and help with activities.
Purpose: Expand the students’ knowledge and view of nature while enjoying a rewarding hobby and possibly career or way of earning extra income
When: Every other Friday from 3 to 4P, Room A188
Purpose: To provide an opportunity for our students to mentor other students in Johnson City Schools
When: First Thursday of the month from 3 to 4P, Hillside Cafe
Ultimate Frisbee Club
Purpose: To promote exercise, team work, and competition among co-ed students in grades 9-12.
When: Mondays and Fridays (unless posted on Remind) from 3 to 4P, Band Practice Field
Unity Dance Team
Kimberly Thompson, Jennifer Delahoussaye, Shanna Fudge
Purpose: This is a dance club for students to express themselves in a different form of art. You must tryout to be apart of this club.
When: Mondays and Thursdays from 3 to 4:30P, Grand Topper Hall
Jackson Rhudy, Kayla Eggleston
Purpose: To promote and encourage physical activity in youth sport, particularly the sport of weightlifting.
When: Mondays and Wednesdays from 3 to 4:30P, New Weight Room by the football field
Last Updated: February 1, 2024