Activities

You are encouraged to get involved in the many activities we have available at Franklin Pierce High School. It is a great way to meet new friends and have fun! Our active clubs include, but are not limited to, the following:
 
Adventure Club
Provides recreational opportunities and adventurous trips for students at FPHS while building a sense of community within our school.
     When: Thursday @ 2:50
     Where: Room 1203
     Staff Contact: Mr. Horak
 
Asian Student Association
The mission of the Asian Student Association is to preserve the Asian culture, promote cross-cultural experience, and create a supportive learning environment. ASA share the Asian culture through weekly club meetings, awareness events, education outreach and community projects.
     When: E/R Wednesdays, @ 1:30 - 3:30
     Where: Room 1102
     Staff Contact: Mr. Lor (APCC)
 
ASL Honor Society
The purpose of ASL Honor Society is to enrich the ASL skills of FPHS students, for advanced students to further their vocabulary development, and for students not taking ASL classes to learn basic signs, as well as enhancing actual deaf awareness.
     When: 3rd Thursday of each month @ 2:55
     Where: Room 403
     Staff contact: Mrs. Bernth
 
Black Student Union
Our purpose is to foster students growth in school and in the community, to explore opportunities for people of color, to show historical and present contributions of the culture like art, literature, music, poetry, fashion, etc. and provide and open forum for discussion.
     When: Mondays @ 3
     Where: Room 1105
     Staff Contact: Mr. Keller, Ms. Lee & Mr. Parish
 
DECADECA promotes business education among our youth through research and competitions while enhancing their business skills and knowledge.
     When: Thursdays @ 3
     Where: Room 801
     Staff Contact: Mr. Lindsey
 
Drama Club
Drama Club provides FPHS students with a dramatic arts curriculum that inspires them to be creative, learn, and think critically as they prepare and perform 2 to 3 shows each year.
     When: Mondays & Thursdays, 3-4:30
     Where: Room 1401 / Cafeteria
     Staff Contact: Ms. Hills
 
FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes)FCA focuses on serving local communities around the globe by engaging, equipping and empowering coaches and athletes to unite, inspire and change the world through the gospel.
     When: E/R Wednesdays @ 1:15
     Where: Room 601
     Staff Contacts: Mr. Quill, Coach Hansen, Mr. Ohelo
 
FCCLA (Family, Career & Community Leaders of America)
Our purpose is to advance the ability and skill level of each culinary student, to provide food to school and community functions to promote the culinary arts program, and meet our financial needs.
     When: Every other Tuesday @ 2:50
     Where: Room 604
      Staff Contact: Mr. Shirer
 
GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance)
Our mission is to work towards a more accepting environment for all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, through education, support, social action and advocacy.
     When: Every other Monday
     Where: Room 703
      Staff Contact: Mr. McCormick
 

Key Club

Our purpose is to develop initiative and leadership, provide experience in living and working together, and serve the school and community through volunteer work.
     When: Fridays @ 2:50
     Where: Room 701
     Staff Contact: Ms. Patten
 
K-Pop Club (Korean Cultural Club)Our purpose is to study and appreciate the various elements of Korean pop culture and the performing arts through dance practices, cover videos, K-films and K-dramas.
     When: Thursdays @ 2:50
     Where: Room 902
     Staff Contact: Mr. Watkins
 
Knights of LARP 
Members participate in live action role play using different periods in time and multiple stories.
     When: Tuesdays @ 3
     Where: Room 305
     Staff Contact: Mrs. Halsey
 
LEAP (Latinx Education Achievement Project)
LEAP's purposes include bringing the Latinx community, as well as other community allies, together, promoting Latinx culture to the student body, and supporting academic excellence among the Latinx community.
     When: Mondays @ 3
     Where: Room 404
     Staff Contact: Ms. Castenada
 
Mural ClubMural Club helps students further their skills as artists. In addition, there are many opportunities every year to use visual arts to promote school pride, building the community at FPHS, and collaborate with other groups and clubs on campus through the arts.
     When: Tuesdays @ 2:50
     Where: Room 1606
     Staff Contact: Mrs. Kaunda, Mrs. Pascal
 
National Honor Society
Our purpose is to encourage academic excellence, serve others, and honor the merit of staff and students at Franklin Pierce High School.
     When: Mondays @ 2:55
     Where: Room 1702
     Staff Contact: Mr. Henry
 
Pacific Islander Club
Our purpose is to explore the island culture, language, food, dress, and music. PIC also looks at traditional values of island living to promote a better understanding of island people.
     When: Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 3-4:30
     Where: Student Commons / Cafeteria
     Staff Contact: Ms. Apelu, Ms. Oloa, Mrs. Goodrum
 
Robotics Club
Robotics Club builds leadership skills in design, coding and constructing robots. The club also participates in state and national competitions
     When: Mondays @ 3
     Where: Room 801
      Staff Contact: Mr. Lindsey
 
Skills USA
Skills USA buildings leadership skills through resume writing, collaboration and participation in local and national competitions
     When: Tuesdays & Thursdays
     Where: Room 1714
     Staff Contact: Mr. Kurbis
 
Sports Medicine Club / HOSA
Sports Medicine Club helps educate students, promote healthy activities and develop a closer contact with students in health and human service pathways. Sports Medicine Club also participates in state competitions in the spring.  HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) develops leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness, and recognition, which is an integral part of the health science education instructional program.
     When: Every other Thursday
     Where: Room 1704
     Staff Contact: Mrs. Disney & Ms. Marubayashi
 
STARS (Students Talking About Race Safely)STARS works to promote diversity, cultural awareness, and give support to students and staff on racial issues in the school and community. The group takes a stand against prejudice and hatred, while promoting appreciation, understanding and tolerance of others, as well as education for all.
     When: Fridays @ 3
     Where: Room 602
     Staff Contact: Ms. Kaunda & Ms. Hackney
 
Super Smash ClubOur goal is to learn about and play Super Smash Brothers together, as well as just having a good time.
     When: Tuesdays @ 3
      Where: Room 1402
      Staff Contact: Mr. Pelandini
 
Ultimate Frisbee ClubIn this club, we will learn about and play unltimate frisbee as well as Spirit of the Game. Both experience and new players are welcome to come out and enjoy the experience.
     When: Thursdays @ 2:50 & Saturdays @ 10 am
     Where: Room 1104 & First Creek Elementary on Saturdays
      Staff Contact: Ms. Roscoe
 
Video JournalismOur activities include editing videos, promoting the school, participating in video competitions and producing on-site documentaries.
     When: Mondays @ 3
     Where: Room 803
     Staff Contact: Mr. McNeil