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Clubs & Organizations

With over 70 clubs and organizations, Assumption has groups for every interest to expand your horizons, diversify your friendships, and fuel your future.

Students participate in Club Fair during the Fall each school year. During Club Fair, student representatives for all the clubs and organizations showcase the mission, goals and activities associated with their club and explain how students can join. Listed below are the clubs and organizations available for the 2020-2021 school year.

IMPORTANT NOTE: What is listed below are the traditional club descriptions for each of these organizations. We wanted you to see these as part of your learning about clubs. Please note: most clubs must begin virtually this year. Moderators and student leaders will be working innovatively so that students can engage in the club through Teams. We look forward to clubs being able to meet in person!

Club NameDescriptionModeratorsType of ClubHow to Join
Academic Teams: Governor’s Cup, Future Problem Solving, and Quick RecallThese academic teams are open to all who would like to participate; if you have an interest in academic competition, these are the clubs for you!
Quick Recall:  Mrs. Conway, Mr. Rouse and Mrs. Fieldhouse; Governor’s Cup: Mrs. Conway; Future Problem Solving:   Mrs. Stellino-Smith
Mrs. Conway, Mrs. Stellino-Smith, Mr. Rouse and Mrs. FieldhouseAcademic CompetitionEmail Mrs. Conway pam.conway@ahsrockets.org
Advancement CouncilRising Sophs, Juniors and Seniors. Selected in spring, must have 3.25 or higher. Members are chosen for their enthusiasm for AHS, interest in fundraising/donor relations, marketing/public relations, special event planning and alumnae relations. This group works hand-in-hand with the Advancement Department to further their mission.Ms. BlandfordLeadership ClubThis is not an open enrollment club.
Students who participate are selected after an application process in the spring
Adventure ClubOpen to all students and faculty/staff who have an interest in the outdoors and physical activity. The club sponsors three outings each semester. Activities include after school and weekend excursions to local and regional sites such as hiking, rock climbing, canoeing, and horseback riding.Ms. JuddSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: q0u5l36
AmbassadorsA leadership organization for seniors only. The ambassadors are a group chosen for their leadership skills and poise. These
students assist the student activities director and the assistant directors with all full-school assemblies. They are also responsible for
ushering at school functions where crowd control is necessary, including drama productions, choral concerts, art shows, etc. The
ambassadors also have an active role in Open House and plan the Father-Daughter Dance in coordination with the sophomore class
officers.
Ms. LongLeadership ClubThis is not an open enrollment club.
Students who participate are selected after an application process in the spring
Architecture, Construction Management, and Engineering (ACE)Open to students interested in Architecture, Construction management or Engineering. The club meets approximately every other Wednesday after school from 3pm-5pm. During the meetings, members of the profession give a brief presentation regarding their employment and then lead the club members through a hands-on activity.Mrs. Elpers and Mrs. HovekampAcademic ClubJoin via Teams: ejgr8g4
Art ClubOpen to all students. Students meet after school to work on art projects that are not related to what is done in class. Students explore new media, service opportunities and art experiences in the broader Louisville communityMrs. WickeSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: h0f25t2
Asian Culture ClubExplores the different aspects of Asian culture. Topics include movies, anime, music, language, and food.Mr. MillerSpecial Interest Club
Bell ChoirBell Choir will be active this year. Contact Mr. Straub for more information at steven.straub@ahsrockets.org.Mr. StraubSpecial Interest ClubEmail steven.straub@ahsrockets.org
Best BuddiesOpen to all students interested in developing opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development, and inclusive living for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD)Mrs. ErskineSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: g4k4w5v
Beta Club – Junior and SeniorBeta Club is for students who maintain a 3.5 cumulative GPA and do not have more than two demerits. Qualifying sophomores and juniors are invited to join Beta Club in February each year for membership in their junior and senior years. Members are required to attend 75% of the scheduled meetings, unless they have an excused absence from school. They must also complete 20 service hours their junior year and 20 service hours their senior year. As long as students maintain the above requirements, they do not have to reapply their senior year.Mrs. Langley and Mrs. LasleyAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club.
Students who participate are selected after an application process in the spring
Black Student UnionOpen to all students regardless of race and provides an opportunity to learn more about and celebrate black culture, discuss issues related to race, and promote diversity.Mrs. AdkinsJoin via Teams: un3hsau
Book ClubAll readers are welcome.Mrs. SchumSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: 9rn4er3
Class OfficersClass Officers lead their classes in planning and implementing events and fundraising. Rising Sophomore, Junior and Senior Class Officers are elected in the spring for the upcoming year; Freshmen will elect their Class Officers in December.Freshman Class Moderators: Ms. Gary and Mr. Lega; Sophomores: Mrs. Boehnlein and Mr. Rogers; Juniors: Mrs. Peetz and Mrs. Moore; Seniors: Mrs. Mattingly and Mrs. JohnsonLeadership OrganizationStudents are elected to these positions in the spring.
Creative CraftsOpen to students who are interested in exploring a wide variety of creative crafting activitiesMrs. StovallSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: 0e0lcxj
Creative Writing CircleGathers students who enjoy writing and gives them a forum to try out new genres in a safe and fun communityMrs. SpugnardiSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: bhuyix2
Culinary ClubMembers love to eat! And, we love to cook what we eat, so we share special dishes and learn from guest chefs. Why? Because we love to eat!Mrs. Peetz and Chef Esau MilenthalSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: bl7c6jl
Diversity ClubThis group is for students who have a passion for diversity and it is open to all grade levels.Mrs. DeweeseSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: wvxp0ms
Family CouncilFamily Councilmembers plan and implement events, as well as represent their families in the larger council. There is a Family Council member elected from each homeroom in the spring (or December, in freshman homerooms)Mrs. Scudder, Mrs. Steutermann, Mrs. WalshLeadership OrganizationThis is not an open enrollment club. Students are elected to their positions in the spring.
Fellowship of Christian AthletesAnyone can join – you don’t have to be an athlete to be a member!Ms. SchindlerSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: k227kip
Film ClubMembers will screen and discuss noteworthy films over the course of the year; all film-lovers welcomeMrs. JohnstoneSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: xv3g4qt
French ClubAll students interested in French language and culture are welcome to join.Mrs. ShirleyAcademic ClubJoin via Teams: 401jqeu
French Honor SocietyMust maintain an “A” for 5 consecutive semesters in French classes and a “B” overall average to be invited to join.Mrs. ShirleyAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)All students are eligible to join this organization. Must pay $15 dues to cover state and national dues.Mrs. Maxted and Mr. SpinettoAcademic ClubJoin via Teams: WWQGDCN
Future Physicians of America (FPA)Those interested in pursuing a career in the medical field (nurses, lab techs, doctors) are all welcomeMrs. LahaSpecial Interest clubJoin via Teams: o3gaw2d
Glee ClubAn after-school choir that sings pop music, open to anyone at Assumption that likes to sing, beginners and experienced singers alike. The club is an especially good opportunity for anyone that couldn’t quite fit choir into their schedule this year, but is still looking for a musical outlet of some sort.Mr. RamirezSpecial Interest clubJoin via Teams: ghdvede
Global Outreach ClubThis club works to make a difference in the global community by supporting our school in Cambodia abroad and refugees and immigrants here at home in Louisville.Mrs. Adkins, Mrs. Darst, and Mrs. SteutermannSpecial Interest/Service ClubJoin via Teams: q0xaip8
Green DotGreen Dot is a club committed to promoting the idea that we, as bystanders, can play an important role in helping create a culture of non-violence among our peers. We work to educate others about dating violence, bullying, and sexual violence, and spread the word about how we can make the world a better, nicer place through our actions. Membership is open to any interested student. We do require new members to attend one of our Green Dot trainings during their first year of membership, but training does not need to be completed prior to joining the club.Mrs. AsfahlSpecial Interest/Service ClubJoin via Teams: fsulqs1
Homeroom MomsChosen from each family help welcome and acclimate their newest family members to Assumption by greeting freshmen on the first day of school, organizing beginning of school “get-to-know-you” activities, assisting in freshman leadership development and in general, taking care of their freshmen.Mrs. Gary and Mr. LegaLeadership OrganizationThis is not an open enrollment club. Students are selected for their positions in the spring.
Humane Action TeamOpen to anyone who wants to be active and help animalsMrs. HardySpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: e2r26bg
Jammin’ for JesusA group of musicians who are interested in lending their time and talent to this music ministry. They provide service to the school community by leading song at Assumption liturgies and prayer services.Mrs. MetrySpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: mgoet1j
Library Advisory CouncilApplication and one teacher recommendation required; application available at the club intro meeting OR in the Media Center.Mrs. LasleySpecial Interest ClubContact Mrs. Lasley for more information erica.lasley@ahsrockets.org
Mental Health Awareness ClubWorks with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) to destigmatize mental illnesses and offer a supportive peer community for students who cope with their own mental illness or want to be a supportive presence to a family member or friend with a mental illness; open to all interested studentsMrs. DeweeseSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: 9znno5j
Mu Alpha ThetaMath honor society – must apply for membership in the spring of each year – must have completed one semester of Geometry to apply.Mrs. Lutmer and Mrs. ShoemakerAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
National Art Honor SocietyMust have taken or be taking at least one art class at AHS. Must maintain a B average or higher in art. The group meets to inspire and enhance students’ artistic abilities. Through service projects, art activities, and field trips (in person or virtual) students gain a better understanding of what it means to be an artist.Mrs. FoleyAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate. Email Ms. Foley at elizabeth.foley@ahsrockets.org for additional information.
National English Honor SocietyThis is an organization for students who have a passion for English. As a group, we will explore service and leadership opportunities. Students must apply for membership.Mrs. WilliamsAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
National Honor SocietyInterested applicants must attend a meeting in January; applications for the next school year will be taken in February; applicants must be rising Junior or rising Seniors.Mrs. Kirwan and Mrs. HabichAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
National Social Studies Honor Society (Rho Kappa)Rho Kappa encourages an interest in, understanding of, and appreciation of the social studies. Members must have completed four semesters of social studies courses and be prepared to complete at least six semesters; they must have at least a 3.0 GPA in the social studies classes taken and over overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.Mrs. RoseAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
Naturalist ClubMs. Wolford and Mr. SmithSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: c5vvbm2
Operation SmileOpen to all students interested in raising awareness and funds for those affected by cleft lips and palates. The
organization meets monthly to plan events and fundraisers.
Ms. Ralph and Mrs. CroninSpecial Interest ClubJoin via Teams: s6jsg79
Peer Leader ProgramPeer Leaders are juniors and seniors who make a commitment to be drug, alcohol, and tobacco free. Interested students must attend a mandatory meeting prior to filling out an application. Attend the club intro meeting for application information.Mrs. RuckreigelLeadership Organization
Photography ClubOpen to all who have an interest in photographyMrs. BeirneSpecial Interest Club
Politics and Citizenship ClubOpen to anyone interested in discussing current, topical political and citizenship ideasMr. RiffeSpecial Interest Club
Recruitment TeamA group of dedicated sophomore, junior, and senior students who recruit prospective students for AHS. Recruiters are selected through an application process as well as group interviews, if needed. This group of young women is responsible for promoting Assumption through visiting grade schools, giving tours, hosting shadows, and working Discover Assumption Day, Open House, and all Future Rocket Events. Applications are available in early spring.Mrs. GunterLeadership OrganizationThis is not an open enrollment club. Students are selected for their positions in the spring.
Respect Life ClubPromotes the dignity of all human life, following the teachings of the Catholic Church. Members of the club have the opportunity to travel with the Archdiocese of Louisville to Washington, DC for the March for Life each January. The club is open to all students. Members are required to attend monthly meetings and participate in club activities.Mrs. WielandSpecial Interest/Service ClubJoin via Teams: l517g66
Rose Theatre CompanyRose Theatre Company is open to all students who enjoy drama. The company produces three shows annually: a fall musical, the BLOOM Theatre Project, social justice theatre thematically tied to Mission Week, and a spring play.Mr. Sumey, Mrs. Murphy, and Mr. StairsSpecial Interest OrganizationThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must apply or audition to participate.
Science National Honor SocietyOpen to juniors and seniors in advanced level science classes with 3.5 GPA in science.Mrs. Sotelo and Ms. WolfordAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
Spanish ClubAll students interested in Spanish language and culture are welcome to join.Mr. Ramirez and Mrs. LipscombAcademic ClubJoin via Teams: vvo3by8
Spanish National Honor SocietyStudents are invited to join after first semester.Mrs. Moeller and Mrs. SchubertAcademic Honor SocietyThis is not an open enrollment club. Students must meet GPA requirements and apply to participate.
Spanish ScrabbleA club that provides the opportunity for interested students at AHS to play Scrabble in the language they are learning. When possible, students compete against students from other schools.Mr. SutherlandAcademic Club
SpectrumSpectrum is an organization at AHS that promotes inclusion and acceptance of differences, especially those related to LGBTQ+ individuals. We invite anyone who either has a personal interest in LGBTQ+ issues or is simply someone who wants to inclusively support those who do. Meetings are generally once per month.Mrs. SteutermannCampus Ministry OrganizationJoin via Teams: qm60cih
Speech and Debate TeamDo you crave opportunities to express yourself? Enjoy poetry or acting? Have a message to tell? Want to build more convincing arguments? Resolved: You should join AHS Speech & Debate.Mrs. Wieland, Ms. Bender, Ms. Darst and Mrs. DaleyAcademic CompetitionContact Mrs. Wieland for more information at lisa.wieland@ahsrockets.org.
Student Technology Leadership ProgramOpen to all students which gives student the opportunity to help their peers with simple tech salutation. Students must have good troubleshooting skills when it comes to questions about the computers. Students volunteer once a week during their study period in the Boeckmann Lab and receive volunteer hours for their time.Ms. ElderJoin via Teams: xv5othv
Student YStudent Y chapter is a youth service organization under the direction of the state YMCA Youth Association. Members provide values-oriented service to the community, school, and world. In addition, the YMCA is the sponsoring organization for the model state government (KYA) conference in November and the model United Nations Assembly conference (KUNA) in March. Members in good standing with the club for the school year are permitted to attend conferencesMr. Laudenman and Mr. HammService Club/Academic CompetitionContact Mr. Laudeman for additional information at alex.laudeman@ahsrockets.org
Tri M Music SocietyMust be enrolled in one semester of music class and maintain a “B” average.Mrs. Metry and Mr. StraubAcademic Honor SocietyJoin via Teams: 8k5ybzn
Varsity ClubThis organization is comprised of elected leaders from each class; selections take place in the spring for the following year. Varsity Club members plan and promote school-wide events to bolster school spirit.Mrs. Schaefer, Mrs. Hardy, and Ms. HallLeadership OrganizationStudents are selected for their positions in the spring.
VEX Robotics ClubA team tasked with designing and building a robot to play against other teams in a game-based engineering challenge. Students have the chance to test their science, math and technology skills while also developing teamwork, leadership, and communications skills. Assumption competes against other local teams including Sacred Heart, St. X, DeSales, and Trinity in tournaments that are held year-round at the regional, state, and national levelsMr. Derrick and Mr. ArmstongAcademic Competition TeamJoin via Teams: 87jdnl4