American Sign Language Club (ASL) – Club Advisor - Mrs. Vagner
Meeting Times: The first and third Mondays in room 11
Dues: $20.00 dollars to cover the t-shirt and all other club expenses.
The American Sign Language club is a great place for anyone looking to learn more about the language and the deaf culture. Throughout the year, we will learn basic ASL and have the opportunity to engage with the deaf community.
AMP (All Music People)-Club Advisor - Mr. Thompson
Meeting Times: 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Requirements: Love for the music scene. We need players, singers, roadies, and managers.
Yearly Activities: Public performances at FTS; acoustics, electrics, singing, groups, and solos.
Membership Dues: $9.00
Art Club – Club Advisor - Ms. Siner
Meeting Times: Meets once a month depending on the size of the project we are currently working on.
We assist teachers with Art needs etc….theater props, rain barrels, presentations, posters, and we have plans to paint the girl’s softball field and hopefully a new mural.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Advisor – Mr. Toler
FCA is a non-denominational Christian sports ministry that focuses on Student-Athletes, Students, Campus, and Community ministry.
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Club (FCCLA) Advisor - Mrs. Morgan
Meetings: Monday right after school in room 29.
Yearly Activities: Community service, state, and national competitions, socials, and field trips.
Mission: The mission of Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is to promote personal growth and leadership development through family and consumer sciences education. Focusing on the multiple roles of a family member, wage earner, and community leader, members develop skills for life through character development; creative and critical thinking; interpersonal communication; practical knowledge; and career preparation. FCCLA is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization for young men and women in Family and Consumer Sciences Education in public and private school through grade 12.
Friends-Club Advisor - Ms. Allen
Mission: Folks Rallying Intentionally Experiencing Needs & Disabilities while Sharing Christ & Living United as Believers
The FRIENDS CLUB is a non-profit club, comprised of Terry Sanford High School students, regardless of race, sex, ethnicity, or intellectual or developmental disabilities. The club’s functions are primarily social and philanthropic in nature and are focused on creating opportunities for teens, with and without developmental disabilities, to build friendships, experience belonging, and share in Christ’s love.
Friends of Rachel (FOR) – Club Advisor - Mrs. Stevenson
Our mission is to inspire, equip and empower every person to create a permanent positive culture change in their school, business and community by starting a chain reaction of kindness and compassion. This club is associated with Rachel’s Challenge, the national program dedicated to memorializing the dream of Rachel Joy Scott, the first killed at Columbine High School.
Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)-Club Advisor-Mrs. Flather
HOSA is a national student organization endorsed by the U.S. Department of Education and the Health Science Technology Education Division of ACTE. HOSA’s two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the healthcare industry and to enhance the delivery of quality healthcare to all people.
International Dance Advisor - Mrs. Jimenez
Meeting Times: Day and time once a week at 3:35 p.m.
Dues: Are due the day you join the club – $20.00
Practice: Monday 3:35 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Wednesday- 3:35 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Friday – 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
We like to do events for elementary school as well as middle school. Students enjoy learning different dances; salsa, merengue, bachata, guaguanco, and many other dances. If you are interested, please see Mrs. Jimenez in room 211 before or after school to get an application.
Key Club-Club Advisor - Mrs. Steffen
Meeting Times: 3:40 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. on every Wednesday.
Requirements: No GPA requirement. A heart for service to the home, school, and community. Consistent participation in service activities is required to remain in the club. Elections are in February for the next year.
Activities: Club members plan and carry out a wide variety of service projects for the school and the community. Required projects are UNICEF, Children’s Miracle Network, and March of Dimes. Some projects that have been done in the past are Fall Festival at an elementary school, stadium clean-up after home games, and teacher appreciation.
Membership Dues: $20 yearly, which includes district and international dues ($13.50). T-Shirts are ordered separately.
Honors: Seniors may be designated as Key Club Honor Graduates by maintaining a 3.0 GPA and completed over half of the community service hours. What is Key Club? Key Club is the world’s largest volunteer high school service organization. The core values of Key Club are Leadership, Character Building, Caring, and Inclusiveness. Key Club is sponsored by Kiwanis. “KEY” stands for Kiwanis Educating Youth.
Ladies of Quality (LQ) - Club Advisor - Mrs. Davis
Meeting Times: Every other Wednesday at 3:45 p.m.
Mission: Through community service, an excellent bond of sisterhood, and a vast amount of integrity, we strive to improve our inner and outer being. Our purpose is to become successful and respected young women in society. Love, Friendship, and Responsibility are the core values of Ladies of Quality. Open to any young lady at TSHS.
Mu Alpha Theta-Club Advisor - Ms. Plummer
Meeting Times: TBA
Requirements: 3.25 unweighted Math GPA
National Honor Society-Club Advisor - Mrs. Michaud
Through invitation based on scholarship and selection based on submission, students are invited to join the National Honor Society each March. Society members are students who have distinguished themselves in the areas of Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character. The Society participates in service activities.
Reaching the Unreached Student Harvest-RUSH-Club Advisor - Mrs.Fox
Meets in the media center every Tuesday and Wednesday during B smart lunch.
Science Olympiad-Club Advisor - Mrs. Michaud
Meeting Times: Tuesday and Thursday at 4:00 p.m.
Requirements: Love for competitive science.
Yearly Activities: Practice, Regional Tournament, State Championships at NCSU
Membership Dues: $50.00 covers registrations, transportation, and hotels.
SGA/Student Forum-Club Advisor - Ms. McKenney
SGA serves as the elected student representative in bringing student concerns to the administration. 26 positions are elected by the student body, with another dozen or so appointed by the class presidents and the Student Body President. SGA meets every day as part of the Leadership Development class. Formal meetings are held twice a month.
SGA represents FTS at events throughout CCS and North Carolina. SGA plans traditional activities such as Homecoming, Student Auction, and Teacher Appreciation Week. It also works to add new events each year like FTS’s Has Got Talent and the Minority Awareness Assembly. Elections are held in the spring for upper-grade officers. Eight freshmen are elected for semester offices in the fall.
SkillsUSA – Club Advisor-Mrs. Pratt
Dues-$25, which includes registration and a tee shirt
Meeting Place- Rm 32
Meeting times- Smartlunch C 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student to excel. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health occupations and for further education. SkillsUSA was formerly known as VICA (the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).
Spanish/International Club - Club Advisor - Mrs. Jimenez
Student 2 Student (S2S) – Club Advisor - Mrs. Stevenson
S2S is a powerful program designed to help change a transitioning student’s focal point from what the student has lost to what the student will gain through the relocation. S2S guides transitioning students through their uncertain new surroundings, offering (from a peer viewpoint) valued information, friendships, and assistance in navigating their new school.
Tri-Chi-Club Co-Advisors - Ms. Plummer & Ms. Horner
Meetings: TBA held in room 223
Tri Chi is a service organization devoted to raising funds for donations to various local charities. Tri Chi has a traditional focus on charities that benefit breast cancer research.
Vision Club-Club Advisor - Mrs. Vajner
VISION is committed to eliminating optical care disparities by raising funds and spreading awareness. Join today to be a part of the movement! FTS Vision is dedicated to raising funds via fundraisers, holding charity events, and spreading awareness both at the school and community levels.
12th Man-Club Advisor - Mr. Morehead
Meeting Times: 1st and 3rd Thursday of the Month
Requirements: Show up to home athletic events/attend meetings.
Yearly Activities: Fundraisers, athletic support.
Membership Dues: $20.00 = 1 shirt and any activities we do – cookouts/tailgates etc.