A variety of clubs attempt to meet the needs of every student interest. Check out this list of co-curricular activities and choose to get involved!! You won’t be sorry you did. There are also several contests each year, which involve the school in competitions with other schools or regions. These include contests in Math, Science, English and Technology. Look at posters; listen and read announcements; go to meetings; ask the teachers, ask Student Council. Here is some of what St. Benedict has to offer …… now it’s up to you!
If there is a club you don’t see listed and you would be interested in starting, speak to a member of Student Council, or approach one of your teachers!
- Concert Choir, room 101
- Because I Am A Girl Club, room 123
- Cosmo Club, room 124
- Lost Club, room 227
- Model UN, room 225
- Programmers Club, room 216
- Doctor Who Video Club, room 226*
* Thursdays if Friday is a PA Day
A reminder to all past members of the Programmers Club that we will be meeting in room 216 at lunch tomorrow. We hope to start talking about the ECOO and UW programming contests. Students with demonstrated prior programming experience can also participate.
Grade 9s and 10s: even if you haven’t programmed, you may want to write the UW’s Beaver Computing Challenge–see Mr. Milardovic in 216 for more details.
Hey Saints, our first Dance Crew meeting will be Thursday after school in room 124! All are welcome to come out and learn the routines that we will be using for our auditions. See you there!!
Guitar Club begins this week!
Guitar club meets in room 109 every Wednesday during lunch. All levels of are welcome and guitars will be provided.
Are you interested in writing, photography, or graphic design? Do you want to make history here at Bennies? Join the Yearbook Club every Wednesday after school in Room 216. See you there!
DOCTOR WHO CLUB: Coming September 21st
The long goodbye to Peter Capaldi’s 12th Doctor takes a shattering turn this week with the 10th series finale, “The Doctor Falls“. A reminder that, due to this Friday’s PD Day, our meeting takes place this week on THURSDAY, after school in room 226. The finale is a 60 minute episode, so budget some more time for Doctor Who Club this week…and the special BONUS PRIZE RAFFLE that will be held following the episode. We will also be watching a preview of this year’s upcoming Christmas special…which holds a few surprises of its own.
Model UN Club update.
Check the Model UN Google Classroom page. Your countries have been allotted. New members are welcome. Come prepared to select your country. Next meeting is Wednesday, September 30, Room 225.
Mario Kart club is up and running!
The Mario Kart club had its first meeting today at lunch.
It is great to see all the old and new faces.
The spirit of competition is strong in rm 309!
Next HOSA Club Meeting!!
For all students who are interested in joining the HOSA club this year, we have an important meeting at the start of lunch on Wednesday, September 20th in Room 315! See Mr. Bailey or Mrs. Taylor if you are not able to attend the meeting. Please check the HOSA Canada website to start reviewing possible event categories!