Academic Decathlon is an academic team sport where students can develop skills in public speaking, interviewing, writing, and studying. Every year, there is a new topic and the students compete against other schools in LAUSD for a chance to win medals. This club is open to everyone, no matter their grades. We welcome those are open to a challenge and want to get out of their comfort zone. Club meets Mondays and Thursdays after school in Room 110.
Teacher Sponsor: Ms. Rodriguez, Room 110
Social Justice Humanitas Academy (SJHA) ASB Leadership
ASB practices leadership through service. All students enrolled in SJHA are eligible for membership. Leadership students benefit from leadership through service in multiple ways:
- Break free from peer pressure and influence others in positive ways.
- Experience greater empathy and minimize bullying among students.
- Embrace a growth mindset that values hard work and resilience.
- Capitalize on personal strengths to be career-ready upon graduation.
- Develop critical thinking skills that produce better life choices, such as choosing healthy friends, improving study habits and setting both academic and community involvement goals.
Teacher Sponsor: Ms. Wilson, Rooms 209/210
Teens United is run by representatives from CSUN’s Strength United. Teens United is dedicated to the elimination of sexual and interpersonal violence through healing, empowerment, and increased public awareness of prevention strategies. This club meets every Wednesday from 4pm-6pm in Room D112.
Teacher Sponsor: Ms. DeBoer, Room 112
“Make new friends while seeking new adventures!”
Adventure Seekers come together to create events and explore things they have never done before. Join this club if you want to meet new people and plan adventures! We have an annual bonfire at Dockweiler Beach and have hosted bowling nights, hiking, movie at the drive-in, dinner and a movie, potlucks, and pumpkin patches. Club meets Wednesdays from 3:45-4:45pm in room 310.
Teacher Sponsor, Ms. Francisco-Flores, Rooms 310/312
Imagine Green is an on campus environmental club co-facilitated by Pacoima Beautiful. The club meets once a week, where students learn about environmental issues in their community and participate in civic engagement opportunities. Additionally, they plan school wide Earth Day events, learn from guest speakers, and are advocates for environmental and social justice on campus. Club meets every Tuesday in room 308 from 3:45-4:45.
Teacher Sponsor: Ms. Majumder, Room 308
The LGBTQ Club creates a space that affirms queer identity. We watch queer film, discuss healthy relationships, challenge heteronormativity with our very existence, and show each other love. Allies are welcome. Contact Ms. Siegeler if you are interested in attending.
Poetic Justice! is a club that brings together slam poetry, lyrical verses, and general love of words and the power of artistic expression, for students at SJHA and other schools at CCLA. Our representatives have had the honor of sharing for hundreds of people at CSUN, Tia Chucha’s, the Los Angeles Times Building, PBS, LA Theatre Center, and Central Library in Downtown Los Angeles. No pressure to perform, you can just watch/listen, but heads up, once you build the courage to share, if feels really good. Join us and bring your power and appreciation of words, see you there! All are welcome! We meet most Tuesdays and Fridays at Lunch, and after school on Thursdays from 3:55-5:00pm in D108.
The Mathletics Club
Club meets after school in Ms. Gioino’s room, Room 317
Art Club is a place for artist and art enthusiasts to come together to share ideas and create collaborative projects to beautify our lives and our school. Art Club meets Wednesday during lunch and after school in Rm# D212
Students engage in various fitness techniques to enhance their physical fitness. Club meets Monday-Friday in the Weight Room from 3:30 – 5:30.
Sponsor: EduCare, Room B104
Sign Language Club
Students will go through a basic sign language course. They will learn about ASL culture as well as how to have a basic conversation in the ASL language. Club Meets in the EduCare Office (Room B-104) every Wednesday from 3:45 – 5:00.
Students learn and develop skills in playing the Guitar. Club Meets in Room 309 every Friday from 2:00 – 4:00.
Sponsor: Andy, Room 309
Film/Story Board Club
Students learn how to capture events utilizing photos and video. Students will learn how to develop a storyline using photos and video. Club Meets in the EduCare Office (Room B-104) every Monday from 4:00 – 6:00.
Take Action Campaign Club
Students develop leadership skills by developing events to raise awareness about pertinent issues in their community. Club Meets in the EduCare Office (Room B-104) every Thursday from 4:00 – 5:30.