Before and After School Clubs

  • North Gwinnett Middle School offers many clubs and activities throughout the year. Clubs may run for the entire year or limited time and meet before and/or after school. For specific information on the club you are interested in, please select from the list below.

  • Bulldog Book Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Wednesdays

    Date Info:  Begins 9/5/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Media Center

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Pendley, Feldman, Byer

  • Bulldog Chefs (Baking Club)

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Certain Wednesdays & Thursdays

    Date Info:  9/13/18 - 5/9/19

    Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm

    Location:  Cafeteria

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Bourke, Green

  • Bulldog News Broadcast Club

    Grades: 7-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays

    Date Info:  8/20/18 - 5/22/19

    Time: 8:15am-9:00am

    Location:  Media Center

    Pickup Location:  N/A

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Stark

  • Creative Writing

    Grades: 7-8

    Meeting Days: Thursday

    Date Info:  Begins 8/30/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Ms. Stone's Room

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

    Mission/Purpose:  To write for the joy and fun of writing

    Activities:  We meet every other week and work on personal projects on our own prompts.

    National, state or local affiliations:  None 

    Faculty Sponsor:  Stone, Spears

  • Cross Country

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays

    Date Info:  Begins 8/21/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Ms. Reding's Room

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Stanfield (NGHS), Garmon

  • DECA

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: 1st & 3rd Thursdays

    Date Info:  9/6/18 - 5/16/19

    Time: 8:15am-8:55am & 4:30pm-5:15pm

    Location:  Engagement Lab

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Carnegie

  • Engineering

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays

    Date Info:  8/28/18 - 4/30/19

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Ms. Reding's Room

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Reding

  • FCA

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: 2nd & 4th Thursdays

    Date Info:  Begins 11/8/18

    Time: 8:15am-8:55am

    Location:  Gym

    Pickup Location:  N/A

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Hines, Pearce, Pruitt, Strong, Agee

  • Girls on the Run

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Mondays & Wednesdays

    Date Info:  2/4/19 - 4/24/19

    Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm

    Location:  Ms. Lenz's Room

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Lenz, Jackson

  • Girls Who Code Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Thursdays

    Date Info:  9/13/18 - 4/25/19

    Time: 8:00am-8:55am

    Location:  Ms. Rush's Room

    Pickup Location:  N/A 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Rush, Daniels

  • Honors Orchestra

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Thursdays

    Date Info:  Begins 9/6/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Orchestra Room

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

    Mission/Purpose:  To provide an additional playing opportunity and experience for advanced orchestra students that are currently enrolled in the NGMS orchestra class for their grade level. 

    Activities:  Rehearsals after school and 2 concerts (fall and spring)

    Registration:  Audition only

    National, state or local affiliations:  None

    Faculty Sponsors:  Ball, Clement, Parsons

  • Intramurals

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Mondays & Thursdays

    Date Info:  10/15/18 - 3/31/19

    Time: 7:30am-8:55am

    Location:  Gym

    Pickup Location:  N/A

    Mission/Purpose:  To provide physical activity and skills training for the entire school. Most of all fun!

    Activities:  Basketball and Volleyball

    National, state, or local affiliations:  Gwinnett County Intramurals Program 

    Faculty Sponsor:  Turner/Hanna

  • Math Counts Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Wednesdays

    Date Info:  9/5/18 - 1/16/19

    Time: 8:00am-8:55am

    Location:  Ms. Pegues's Room

    Pickup Location:  N/A

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Pegues, Price

  • Music Production Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays

    Date Info:  Begins 10/2/18

    Time: 8:15am-8:55am

    Location:  Mr. Dover's Room

    Pickup Location:  N/A

    Mission/Purpose:  To give students the opportunity to use digital tools to capture, edit, or create sounds to be used in music production or other purposes. 

    Activities:  Students use digital tools (DAW, microphones, electric guitars, etc.) to work independently on various personal projects or on school projects used by the broadcast team and others.

    National, state or local affiliations:  Georgia Music Educators Association; TI:ME; NAfME (support the mission of the club indirectly)  

    Faculty Sponsor:  Dover

  • Odyssey of the Mind

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays & Wednesdays

    Date Info:  9/11/18 - 4/10/19

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Ms. Sutton's Room

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

    Mission/Purpose:  To foster creativity, teamwork, and problem-solving 

    Activities:  Students work in groups of up to 7 students to form a competition team which solves a long term problem which they present at the regional competition in the spring.

    National, state or local affiliations:  Georgia Odyssey of the Mind, International Odyssey of the Mind  

    Cost:  $60

    Faculty Sponsor:  Sutton

  • Quiz Bowl

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Wednesdays Before & After School

    Date Info:  8/28/18 - 5/18/19

    Time: 8:15am-8:55am & 4:30pm-5:15pm

    Location:  AM:  7th & 8th grade S. Johnson's Room; 6th grade Lorenz's Room / PM:  S. Johnson's and Kim's Rooms

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  S. Johnson, Lorenz, Kim

  • Readers Rally

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Mondays

    Date Info:  8/27/18 - 2/18/19

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Media Center

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Stark, Taylor

  • Robotics

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Thursdays

    Date Info:  Begins 8/16/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Robotics Room

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Buffington, Christensen

  • Rocketry

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays

    Date Info:  Begins 8/21/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Robotics Room

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

    Mission/Purpose: To learn how to follow directions and pay attention to detail and have fun doing it!

    Activities:  Learn rocket science, apply rocket science to building rocket, launch rocket, learn from experience, do it again!

    Cost:  $50 for the fall semester. $0 for the spring semester   

    National, state or local affiliations:  Working towards the National Association of Rocketry affiliation

    Faculty Sponsor:  Buffington, Christensen

  • Running Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Thursdays

    Date Info:  Begins 8/16/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Creation Lab

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Garmon, Brubaker, Reding

  • Science Fair Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Thursdays

    Date Info:  9/13/18 - 2/21/19

    Time: 8:15am-8:55am

    Location:  Ms. Reding's Room

    Pickup Location:  N/A

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Reding

  • Signing Choir

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays

    Date Info:  9/18/18 - 5/7/19

    Time: 8:15am-8:55am

    Location:  Ms. Easley's Room

    Pickup Location:  N/A

    Mission/Purpose:  Students will learn to interpret songs into sign language.

    Activities:  Students will learn and practice songs in sign language. They will collaborate and participate in a Winter and Spring performance with the NGMS Chorus.

    National, state or local affiliations:  None

    Faculty Sponsor:  Easley

  • Student Council -General Meetings

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: One Monday a Month

    Date Info:  Begins 8/27/18

    Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm

    Location:  Cafeteria

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

    Mission/Purpose:  Serving as a Student Council member is an excellent way to be involved in our school and community. Members of Student Council will have the unique opportunity to share their talents, develop leadership skills, and represent our school at a variety of school, community, and state events. The Student Council at NGMS will be responsible for planning and implementing projects in and out of our school designed to develop service leadership skills.

    Cost:  $25

    Activities:  Pizza and Posters, Lollipop sales, North's Got Talent, Club Mart, StuCo Spring Retreat, Random Acts of Kindness Week, Spirit Week, Caroling at Assisted Living Home, etc.

    National, state or local affiliations:  Georgia Association of Student Councils, Southern Association of Student Councils, and National Association of Student Councils  

    Faculty Sponsor:  Dodd, Adams, DeGruy-Fowler

  • Student Council-Executive Board Meetings

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: One Monday per Month

    Date Info:  Begins 9/24/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:45pm

    Location:  Ms. Adam's Room

    Pickup Location:  Car Rider Area

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Dodd, Adams, DeGruy-Fowler

  • Volleyball Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays

    Date Info:  Begins 8/14/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Gym

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Turner

  • Whiz Learning Kids Tech Club

    Grades: 6-8

    Meeting Days: Mondays

    Date Info:  9/10/18 - 12/3/18

    Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

    Location:  Innovation Lab

    Pickup Location:  Front of School 

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    Faculty Sponsor:  Jain (WhizLearningKids)