After School and Co-Curricular Programs

All NPX students are invited and encouraged to join a club!

Clubs- also known as Co-curricular programs at North Phoenix Prep continue to be driven by members of our faculty and reflect the levels of student interest and engagement on campus. Please see the listing of all current extra-curricular programs currently offered.   Price is per semester unless otherwise noted. 

Q3 Homework Club- a supervised after-school time for students to complete homework. Homework club is not tutoring. If your scholar is in need of tutoring please contact the teacher for the particular subject. Homework club requires a yearly registration and a quarterly tuition payment  based on days of the week attending. Please go view full description of Homework club and policies here. Q3 Homework Club will be available beginning Thursday, January 9th 

North Phoenix Prep Co-Curricular Clubs- some clubs may not be active- dependent upon term. Please follow the link to register 

Semester 2 (will begin January 13, 2020) Clubs: Register and Pay Here

Name of Club Description and Required Supplies

Instructor

Meeting

Cost

Pep Club

Available to all North Phoenix Prep students? Do you like sports? Interested in getting LOUD! Pep club will cheer on our Gladiator sports teams and also support student culture during pep assemblies!

Ms. DeSilva

Varies- Wednesdays during lunch

$10/semester

RPG (Role Playing Game) Club

This semester we will be playing Free From the Yoke

You’ve won your revolution. What will you do with freedom?
After occupation and revolution, your nation is finally free. Now you need to decide what happens next. Will you work with your fellow citizens to build a glorious new land, or forge your own path?

~it’s not what you fight, it’s what you fight for. 

Mr. Frederickson

Fridays

3:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Prep MPR

$45 per semester

 Chamber Music Ensemble

An ensemble for all orchestral instruments that performs classical music from written scores. The ability to read music and tune one’s own instrument is required.

Students must have their own instrument.

Dr. Mann

Monday & Tuesday

3:30pm-4:30pm

Room 513

$35 per semester

Performance Dance Club

Appropriate for beginner to advanced dancers, gymnasts, and musical theater enthusiasts!  We will work on technique, terminology, and choreography while exploring the dance styles of jazz, musical theater, and ballet. Boys strongly encouraged to join!

Boys attire: white t-shirt, black shorts or sweat pants, black shoes

Club cost includes purchase of dance club t-shirt.- Ms. DeSilva will provide

Dance attire: Hair must be off of neck, pulled back in a ponytail or bun. Club shirt, black dance shorts, tights (ballet pink, convertible) appropriate dance shoes- see below.

Optional- black leotard

Ballet shoes-pink split sole, canvas (Bloch or Sansha– refer to size charts)

Jazz shoestan, slip on, split sole (any brand- pay attention to size charts)

Follow links for purchase or visit a local dance store

Nathalie Company

Dee’s Dancewear

Barry’s Capezio

Ms. DeSilva
Wednesday’s 2:30 – 4:30 pm

 

$30 Per Semester

If the cost of joining this club is a hindrance please email Ms. DeSilva

Debate Club

Debate Club is designed to introduce the ideas, concepts, techniques of mounting a logical argument in the speech and debate arena. 

Mr. Crowley

Thursdays

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Room 523

$50 per semester

Jazz Ensemble

An ensemble for Piano, drum set, guitar, bass, brass instruments, woodwind instruments, and vocalists interested in learning how to play Jazz standards and to improvise from lead sheets. 

Students who play an instrument other than piano must bring their own instrument. Sheet music will be provided. 

Dr. Mann

Fridays

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Room 513

$35 Per semester

Japanese Fine Arts

Students will learn the fine arts of origami, ikebana, sumi-e, inkan carving, sashiko, and more. 

The bulk of the class fee will go towards supplies
Students wishing to break the class fee payment into 2 quarter payments must bring cash or check to Ms. DeSilva (the office manager) who will complete registration for the student and apply the payment

Ms.Humphrey

Thursday’s 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Room 505

$80 Per semester

*may pay $40 per quarter. Students desiring this option must bring cash/check to the office manger

Strength & Conditioning

Weightlifting and general condition for students in 7th -12th grades. It is advised to change from uniform to athletic wear (such as field day attire) and athletic shoes. Please bring a water bottle.

Mr. Gray

Tuesday & Thursday after school  4pm -5pm

Meet in the weight room

$60/semester

Key Club: Service Program for High School Students

Key Club–Community volunteer organization. Student members of Key Club perform acts of service in their communities, such as cleaning up parks, collecting clothing and organizing food drives. They also learn leadership skills by running meetings, planning projects and holding elected leadership positions at the club

 Dr. Mann

Thursday’s during Lyceum

Room 621

 $20/year

Math Club

In this club, we will explore some of the more interesting aspects of math that are not normally seen in the high school curriculum, but are accessible to all middle and high school students. We will explore modular arithmetic, base arithmetic, graph theory, Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry, combinatorics and probability, as well as other topics in which students show interest. If possible, time allows and the opportunity arises, we may join in some math competitions, like the American Math Competition.  Some of the work we do will come from the Art of Problem Solving Curriculum which is available at www.aops.com.

Ms. Bailey

Tuesday’s 3:30-4:30

Room 622

$20/semester

Model UN

Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an educational simulation and/or academic activity in which students can learn about diplomacy, international relations, and the United Nations.

Find out more about Model UN here

Mr. Belcheff

Monday’s

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

$50/ semester

Drama Club

Drama Club:This semester we will transition from improv to scene work, with each student preparing a scene from playwrights such as Oscar Wilde, William Shakespeare, and George Bernard Shaw. Students will have the opportunity to present their scenes at Spring Drama Club Showcase. Our primary focus will be on theater techniques such as objective and action, memorization of lines, working with other actors to create a scene, and blocking. 

Ms. Baker

Thursday’s after school 3:30-4:15 pm

Room 606

$30/semester

Yearbook Club

Yearbook Club is a yearlong club that gives students the opportunity to leave a lasting impression at North Phoenix Prep. Students will learn to be photographers, graphic designers, and marketing planners. These are all the different areas that are covered and explored while building the yearbook for the school. Our main focus is to create and promote the sale of the school yearbook. Meeting times and days vary.  The price includes a Yearbook and a T-shirt. Join the yearbook club and help leave your mark!

Ms. Pagnone

Every other Thursday after school

3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Room 616

$65/year

 

Membership is closed for Semester 2

Middle School Choir- Northern Lights

Middle School choir club —This is a co-ed, non-audition ensemble focusing on classical and contemporary choral literature. This group participates in both the NPX Winter and Spring concerts with possible additional performances at NPX or at possible off-campus community outreach events (TBD).

Needed supplies: Black binder, pencils, recording device (memo on smartphone)

Mr. Herrera

 

Thursdays after school  3:30pm – 4:30pm

Room 515

$50/semester

High School Honors Choir- Prep Chorale

High School Honors Choir– This is a co-ed, non-audition ensemble focusing on the study of/ performance of classical & contemporary choral literature. This ensemble performances at both the annual NPX Winter and Spring concerts. Additional performance opportunities may occur at NPX or community outreach events (TBD). Depending on enrollment, this ensemble will have two additional break-out ensembles (male and female) within the larger ensemble.

Mr. Herrera

Monday’s

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Room 515

$50/semester

High School Senate Club

Similar to student council the HS Senate Club supports the High School social events through fundraising and other activities.

Education in marketing, budgeting, and operation of a small business are also components of this important club.

Mr. Black

Tuesdays at lunch

room 514

$0

Membership is closed for Semester 2

Small Stock Club

Students will gain leadership skills and learn responsibility by purchasing and raising their very own project animal. Project options are guinea pig, rabbit or poultry. Mrs. Sneed and Mrs. Williams will facilitate the animal selection process. We will not meet every week. The club runs through the entire school year. Participants are required to show at the Maricopa County Fair in April.

If you are interested in this club please attend an information session on August 26th, 2019 with Mrs. Williams. She will be going over all the responsibilities and commitments of raising a Small Stock Project. Email for further information!

Participants will need to purchase their own small stock project. They may choose from a rabbit, cavy, or poultry. They are responsible for purchasing all necessary items.

Ms. Williams

 

Club meetings will be held on the Archway Campus from 3:30-4:30.

The club will meet all year. The dates for the meetings are as follows: 9/09, 10/21, 11/04, 11/18, 12/2, 01/13, 01/27, 02/10, 03/02, 03/30, 04/06, 04/27, 05/04.
The County Fair will most likely be April 15th, -19th, but they have not given an official date yet. We will also be meeting periodically on Saturdays for Showmanship practice.

$50/semester
Membership is closed for Semester 2

After school licensed child care option- 7th & 8th grade students are welcome to attend the Athenaeum program located on the Archway side of the campus

Athenaeum is a tuition-based extension of the school day, featuring dedicated homework time and high-quality enrichment opportunities. Our activities and lessons are aimed at improving students’ scholastic performance by reinforcing the lessons, virtues and curriculum of the classroom. But it’s not all academics! Athenaeum scholars also enjoy time for recreation, games, socializing and just plain fun. Athenaeum runs daily from the dismissal bell (even on half-days) until 6:00pm.

Register for Athenaeum here