School Sponsored Clubs

  • School-Sponsored Clubs are comprised of students with similar interests and created with the backing and sponsorship of Archer High School. Each group has a sponsor who guides the organization and provides direction and leadership for the group in conjunction with the student leadership.

Club/Activity Name Type of Group Description/Mission Sponsor(s) Student Leader(s)
Academic Bowl Team (Scholar's/Quiz Bowl) School Sponsored Academic Team is a competitive, academic, interscholastic activity for which players represent their school at varsity tournaments throughout Gwinnett and Georgia. Academic Team is a fast-paced buzzer competition in which teams of four players compete to answer questions that cover academic subjects and general knowledge. Some areas of knowledge include literature, music, history, geography, science, politics, current events, pop-culture, fine arts, sports, and more. Archer’s Academic Team consi Kristen Haddox Andy Lynch - Co-President & Lucas Martin - Co-President
Archer HoPe School Sponsored Promoting education and leadership for all students, especially Hispanics Joyce Naumis Eduardo Juarez, Shaina Nova, Haley Whitehouse, Caitlyn Chirinos
Archer's BETA Club School Sponsored To promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students. ACHIEVEMENT - Recognizing and honoring high academic achievement CHARACTER - Preparing young people for life and empowering them to be successful LEADERSHIP - Developing the leaders of tomorrow SERVICE - Demonstrating our motto: Let Us Lead by Serving Others Jennifer Wilson and Kate Foster
B.E.S.T. Club School Sponsored To Bring Exceptional Students Together Kari Lantz and Jennifer Westbrook Special Education Students
Dance Team School Sponsored To provide an elite group of dance students with the opportunity to train on a higher level, gain experience for professional dancing, provide more performance opportunities, and further understand arts education. Mary Beth Stinson
FBLA School Sponsored FBLA-PBL inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences. Samantha Sinclair
FCCLA School Sponsored To provide opportunities for personal development and preparation for adult life. Jill Bullard and Dolores Garcia Rachel Dunbar and Joshua Garcia
Fiction Writing Club School Sponsored Students who enjoy writing creatively meet to discuss, practice, and learn more about effective techniques. Kim Dyer Grace Dean
International Thespian Society School Sponsored Thespian Society is the honor and service organization for the theatre department. Students are invited to be inducted as Thespians after earning ten Thespian points by participating in shows and service events. Eligible Thespians can attend Georgia Thespian Conference in the spring. Brian Work
Junior Class Officers School Sponsored Officers work to plan activities for the junior class. They are responsible for the planning of Junior / Senior Prom. Jennifer Callaway and Lauren Ferguson
Junior Classical League (Latin Club) School Sponsored The National Junior Classical League is an organization for middle and high school students in classical courses. NJCL proudly holds the honor of being one of the largest academic youth organizations in the world. There are over 50,000 members in approximately 1,200 chapters, located in almost every state and in several foreign countries. Established in 1936, the organization seeks to promote the study of Latin and Greek, to benefit students and teachers alike, and to impart an understanding of Mackenzie Bankston Alex Howell and Angel Marsh (currently)
Latin Club (JCL) School Sponsored The Junior Classical League's sole purpose is to encourage an appreciation of the culture and language of ancient Greece and Rome. Mackenzie Blankenship (Bankston) Formerly: Alex Howell (new leaders will be elected this month)
Mu Alpha Theta School Sponsored Math Honors Society Melissa Akins
National Art Honor Society School Sponsored To promote academic and artistic excellence in the classroom and community Chelsea Walker and Megan Brockington Pamela Restrepo
National English Honor Society School Sponsored NEHS shall strive to: 1. confer distinction upon secondary school students for high achievement in English language arts; 2. provide, through its local chapters, cultural stimulation in secondary school environments; 3. encourage interest in the English language arts; 4. promote exemplary character and good fellowship among its members; and 5. serve society by fostering literacy. Amber Lee Marsh Emily Flynt, Trey Messer, Malik Key, Claudia Hawkins, and Anna Claire Hurley
National Honor Society - Archer High School Chapter School Sponsored The National Honor Society recognizes outstanding high school students who demonstrate excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Velvery Tillmon Co - Presidents: Angel Marsh and Sara Spivey, Co - Vice Presidents: Shaniya Marshall and Gabrielle Tillmon, Secretary: Alivia Saemisch, Historian: Kendall Ross, Treasurer: Sara Lewis
National Latin Honor Society School Sponsored The NJCL (National Junior Classical League) Latin Honor Society is a special designation given to Junior Classical League students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and citizenship in Latin class. NJCL Latin Honor Society induction matters because it shows prospective colleges and employers that a student values high academic achievement and has maintained proper citizenship. Colleges especially value language honor society induction because they are eager to accept students Mackenzie Bankston n/a
Science Bowl Team School Sponsored The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl® is a nationwide academic competition that tests students’ knowledge in all areas of science and mathematics. Archer’s National Science Bowl Team consists of 9th-12th grade students from diverse backgrounds and science knowledge levels who want to learn, train, and foster their love for science by participating in trivia competitions. Teams are comprised of four students, one alternate, and a teacher who serves as an advisor and coach. Sc Kristen Haddox Lucas Martin-President & Harristh Lateef-Vice President
Science National Honors Society School Sponsored The purpose of this organization shall be to encourage participation in and recognition of scientific and intellectual thought, to advance the students’ knowledge of classical and modern science, to communicate with the scientific community, to aid the civic community with its comprehension of science, and to encourage students to participate in community service and, in turn, encourage a dedication to the pursuit of scientific knowledge that benefits all mankind. Lauren Ferguson/Kristen Carter Elizabeth Seidita, Ruth Rotter, Kyla Ffrench
Senior Class Sponsor School Sponsored All Senior Class Activities Stacy White, Samantha Sinclair
Skills USA School Sponsored SkillsUSA empowers its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA improves the quality of our nation’s future skilled workforce through the development of Framework skills that include personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics. Eric Stoker
Spanish Club School Sponsored Social Club to learn more about the Spanish-speaking world/culture Rebecca Kasmier Officers (to be determined by vote each year)
Spanish Honor Society School Sponsored Students who have met academic and volunteer qualifications for Honor Society Michele Broeg None at this time, officers will be selected this week.
Speech & Debate Competition Team School Sponsored Archer students prepare and compete in tournaments around the state against the best competition schools have to offer. Speech & Debate offers 4 Debate events (students compete directly against an opponent) and 11 Speech events (students prepare a creative presentation to perform in front of a judge). Robert Knurek Head Coach: Kelly Bryson Associate Head Coach Miriam Bility President: Kathy & Melanie Sanz, Harristh Lateef and William Titshaw Vice Presidents
STAT Team School Sponsored The Student Tigers Assisting Teachers (STAT) Team is dedicated to helping teachers integrate technology into the classroom and assist with support and trouble-shooting. Open to Juniors and Seniors who are on track for graduation and with available room in their daily schedule. This is a Work Based Learning class. Chad Deal, Traci Henry, Ric Downs
Student Council School Sponsored Archer High School Student Council is an organization that serves the school and community in events such as Homecoming, Baskets of Hope, Read Across America Day, etc. We are part of the Georgia Association of Student Council and attend the Leadership Summit at the Georgia Capitol each year. Stephanie Alexander and Shae Haney
Tigers of Distinction School Sponsored A program that works with our Gwinnett Student Leadership Team to cultivate student leadership within our school and serve as role models for Archer students. Applications are available in March each year. Jennifer Muyres Gwinnett Student Leadership Team members
Yearbook School Sponsored Create the Archer yearbook Karen Feinberg Ashley Dixson and Grace Kissel