Clubs

Co-Curricular Activities may vary according to availability of sponsors. Activities are open to all students. And all school rules apply. 

Ms. DuPont

Art Club meets formally on Tuesdays from 3-4:00... times may be extended for some projects. Students can come in after school on Wednesdays and Thursdays until 3:45 to work on their projects independently, but those are not instruction days. There is no cost, and students may join anytime that fits their schedule.

Chess Club

Ms. Serrurier

kim.serrurier@mcusd709.org

Members play chess at club meetings. We host a student/faculty tournament in December. We attend a few tournaments, including the Tazewell County and IESA State Tournaments. The club meets one afternoon a week from October through February.

Craft Club

Ms. Goss

caryn.goss@mcusd709.org

Homework Club

Ms. Ogden

clara.odgen@morton709.org

Homework Club meets in room 210 from 3:00 until 4:00 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. It is an opportunity for students to recieve extra help, time, or resources they might need to complete classroom assignments. Students who finish their work before 4:00 are free to leave.

Ms. Plevka

jeanenne.plevka@morton709.org

The Writing Lab (in Room 116) will open at 7:20 each morning, so students have a place to work on homework before school. Students who want to work in the Writing Lab should enter the north side of the building and go into the gym following the usual morning procedure.

Ms. Plevka

jeanenne.plevka@mcusd709.org

The school newspaper, Potter Pantagraph, publishes six student newspapers during the school year with editions in October, November, December, February, March or April, and May. Potter Pantagraph will meet from 3:10-3:40 on the following dates to plan the upcoming edition: October 10, October 31, December 3, January 23, March 13, and April 24.

Mrs. Miller & Mrs. Trilikis

toni.trilikis@mcusd709.org | katie.miller@mcusd709.org

Members compile the memories of the year at MJHS in a picture format. Pictures are taken, layouts of pages are created, deadlines are met, and the MJHS yearbook is produced. Yearbook Club meets Wednesday mornings from 7:15 – 8:00 in Lab 211.