2018-2019 Club List
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Club Name

Advisor

Mission Statement

Meetings / Locations

116 Club

Lam

Open Christian fellowship who hold messages and fellowship to support one another

Wednesday during lunch @ T5

American Red Cross

Horgan

To promote and raise awareness for American Red Cross

Tuesday during lunch @ B26

Astronomy Club

Baniecki

To educate and inspire kids in astronomy and space-related subjects

Every Tuesday at lunch

Black Students Union

Palmer

Promote cultural events, education, college, leadership, and community service. Engage in events/campaigns that support racial justice and equality

Friday every other week at lunch

C/O 2019

McCarthy

Raise money and organize events for class of 2019

 Student Government

C/O 2020

Thames

Raise money and organize events for class of 2020

 Student Government

C/O 2021

Lee

Raise money and organize events for class of 2021

Student Government

C/O 2022

C. Vue

Raise money and organize events for class of 2022

Student  Government

California Scholarship Federation (CSF)

Lam

Scholars for service

Second Tuesday of every month after school in auditorium

Camping and Hiking Club

Andrews

Our mission is to introduce and maintain a relationship with the outdoors

 

Chinese Cultural Club

Hatamiya

To broaden and promote Kennedys view of different Chinese cultural festivals

Friday every other week during lunch

Club Culture

Valdez

To educate on pop/school culture

Thursdays

Club H.E.R.O.

Fugina

Students who talk about politics and teen problems that are often neglected

Wednesday. B28 at lunch

Club Rock

Plotts

To provide rock and roll to the masses

Every Tuesday, room B15,

Club Smile

Gleason

Focusing on positive and humanistic psychology. To foster positive mental processes for personal development in students. Club smile is embarking on an ambitious plan to provide on campus resources for our school community.

Every Thursday in c314 @ lunch

Club W.A.N.D.

Young-Gunning

Focused on creating positive social relationships on campus

 

Cosplay Club

Chen

Teaching what cosplay is all about, dressing up, do crafts, presentations, and potlucks

 

Cougar Sporting Clays Club

Wright

Our mission is to promote and further the spirit of sporting clays through education, participation, and opportunities to perform the sport.

Twice a month in counselors’ office at lunch

Cougar Tracks Club

Stidger, Stanton

Will promote interactions between general and special education students and facilitate student involvement in school and community activities. To facilitate social skills and provide opportunities to practice social skills.

Friday 6th period in D3

Criminal Justice Academy

 

Support the activities of the criminal justice academy

Thursday b10 lunch

Friday Night Live

Bryant

Friday night live builds partnerships for positive and healthy youth development which engage youth as active leaders and resources in their communities

Thursday, lunch. C311

Gaming Club

Phanthai

To help students learn about video games and gaming

Fridays at lunch in room C217

Garden Club

Indreland

Learn about agriculture, team work, and sustainability,

Wednesday E6 @ 3:20

Hmong Club

Vang

Promote Hmong culture and diversity to all students at JFK

Wednesdays C216 and lunch

Interact

Phanthai

Student and youth take action through community and international service, discover new cultures and promote international understanding as global citizens, develop skills to become school and community leaders, make friends locally and globally, and have fun while recognizing the importance of service about self.

Thursdays at C217 at lunch

Japanese Culture Club

Suzuki

To enlighten those who are unaware of Japanese culture (not anime) and also for those who enjoy anything Japanese. To form a group of people who wish to go to Japan this summer.

 

Jenga Club

Sommer

To spread the joy of the glorious game of Jenga and to promote comradery amongst its enthusiast

Friday, T12 at lunch

JFK Girls United

Fugina

The goal is to educate and inform students on issues surrounding women in modern society.

Monday during lunch @ B28

Kennedy Fishing Club

McCarthy

Our mission is to promotes and provide fishing opportunities through conversation, education, participation, and collaboration.

Twice a month C201 at lunch

Key Club

Horgan

We serve the community and raise money to donate for non-profit organizations.

Friday, cafeteria, 3:30

Korean Dance Club

Vue

Teach and promote a widespread pat of Korean culture, Korean modern dance, Kpop

 

Latin Cub

Harmony

Latin Club aims to educate and celebrate Roman Culture and Latin. Within a safe environment, we will build a community of Latin students on all levels through playing games based off of Roman holidays, Latin trivia, and potlucks.

Tuesday C315

Manna Club

Hatamiya

A Christian club that comes together and prays for peace and the safety of our school.

 

Mathletes

Plotts

The purpose of mathletes shall be to compete in high school math competitions collectively called Mathletes,.

Tuesday b15 @ lunch

Mecha

Cespedes

 

Wednesday @ room 210 during lunch

MESA

Henry

The purpose of mesa is to compete in MESA day, an annual competition for students to apply math, engineering, and science skills.

Wednesday during lunch @ b23

National Chinese Honor Society

Hatamiya

To support and to encourage the Chinese community of students and parents at Kennedy. Also, to broaden the view of the Chinese image for members of the club.

First Friday of every month during lunch @ C207

Never Enough Thyme

Young-Gunning

Supports the students in the D wing in their garden/science endeavors. It focuses on planting seasonal fruits/ veggies and maintaining a healthy diet.

Tuesdays at lunch D4

Origami Club

Simpson

Spread what origami is and entertain others with what amazing construction you can do with origami. Teach them from a simple crafting origami to something like the 30 pieces.

Tuesdays and Wednesdays afterschool at C306, and at lunch as often as possible

Philosophy Club

Plotts

Promote and improve creative thinking along with expanding a student’s understanding through philosophy

Wednesdays at lunch at B15 except for every 3rd Wednesday of every month

Project Green

Louvet, Tran

Through our environmental incentives we make Kennedy a cleaner, greener place to learn and develop

Tuesdays during lunch in T3

Reflections Yearbook Club

Sommer

To support creation of the annual yearbook by raising funds to support yearbook promotion, incentives, and basic supplies.

B12 first Thursday of every month, first period

Royal Cougars

Martin

Dance team for students that feel unwanted or alone

Tuesdays 3:30-4:30; Thursdays 2:30-3:30

Student Welfare Club

Gleason

To pursue topics involving the school for the betterment of the student populous.

C314 Tuesdays for 30 mins to an hour

Students United

Mr. O

To insure students’ rights are met and to bring spirit back to Kennedy.

Monday V1

The Pottery Project

Young-Gunning

Supports teaching students in special education how to work with clay, the properties and how to turn a lump of clay into art.

Mondays at lunch D4

The Rainbow Coalition

Young-Gunning

A club dedicated to making LGBTQ students on campus have a safe place to meet, socialize, discuss concerning topics, play games and do art.

Wednesdays at lunch in D4

Tree Huggers Club

Hanzlik

We are striving to bring environmental awareness to others and to help our community by helping it grow.

Every other Wednesday at lunch in B11

VIP (Vibe in Projectmove)

Suzuki

To help inspire others to dance, get to know more about their dance community, and to explore more foundations about themselves.

Wednesday C208 @lunch

We for She

Williams

To effectively spread awareness about human trafficking and domestic violence, as well as provide a safe atmosphere for peers to discuss prevalent issues and how we can combat these issues.

Every Wednesday at lunch in C304