Activities

Activity:  6th grade camp counselor - Parkway Outdoor School Program
Description:  The Parkway Outdoor School Program utilizes high school students (grades 10-12) to serve as cabin leaders. Cabin leaders have the responsibility of supervising and leading a group of eight to twelve 6th grade students throughout the 4-day/3-night week. Interested high school students should complete the online application and print and distribute 3 teacher referral requests to school staff members who know them best. For more information, go to the link below and/or check with school liason.
Meetings:  The Outdoor School Office schedules an informational meeting in the spring. This meeting will be announced in the daily announcements.
Sponsor:  Joyce Debenport, Eddie Mattison
E-mail:  jdebenpo@parkwayschools.net, emattison@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Advocacy Club
Description:  To organize an area where people who would like to advocate for an issue can connect with others who want to do the same, to write letters to the editor, and call and schedule meetings with members of congress
Meetings:  Meetings take place the first school day Monday of the month at 2:30 pm in room 3212. (Mrs. Fluchel's classroom)
Sponsor:  Erin Fluchel 314-415-5598
E-mail:  efluchel@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Sri Jaladi is student contact.

Activity:  Anime Club
Description:  Anime (pronounced AH-nee-may ) is a term for a style of Japanese comic book and video cartoon animation in which the main characters have large doe-like eyes. Story lines are often very sophisticated and complex and extend into episodic series.
Meetings:  Wednesday/2:45/Library classroom
Sponsor:  Brian Welch
E-mail:  bwelch@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  ASAP African American Student Acceleration Program
Description:  The purpose of ASAP is to further achievement and enhance our diverse student community by promoting positive self-worth, academic success, and leadership skills.
Meetings:  Meets once a month for 1-2 class periods during the day.
Sponsor:  Kate Piffel, Melvin Bethany, Carly Roach
E-mail:  kpiffel@parkwayschools.net mbethany@parkwayschools.net croach@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Asian Appreciation Association (aka Asian American Club)
Description:  to learn about and appreciate Asian cultures
Meetings:  The 1st and 3rd Wednesday after school in room 1416.
Sponsor:  Amy VanMatre-Woodward
E-mail:  awoodward@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leaders are Sianna Xu and Vannia Ung.

Activity:  ASL Club (Sign Language Club)
Description:  The purpose of this group is to raise awareness of and celebrate American Sign Language and Deaf culture and promote interaction between the school's Deaf and Hard of Hearing population and the hearing population.
Meetings:  The group meets weekly at 7:05 AM Thursday mornings in room 3314.
Sponsor:  Zack Jodlowski, Jessie Menchak
E-mail:  zjodlowski@parkwayschools.net jmenchak@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  This club plans, organizes, and hosts various events and fundraisers throughout the school year including: t-shirt sales, Deaf Coffee Chats, Sign and Dine events, and an ASL Valentine's Day fundraiser.

Activity:  Best Buddies
Description:  https://bestbuddies.org/what-we-do/videos Best Buddies is an organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
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Sponsor:  Laurie Barry Jessica Bowman
E-mail:  lbarry@parkwayschools.net Jbowman@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Beta Chi Pi
Description:  Science Honors Society - promote science, provide service. Application Requirements: Apply in late August, criteria is your past high school level science grades and high school science involvement, see informational board near room 1003 for details.
Meetings:  Monthly on Wednesdays 7:00 am in room 1003
Sponsor:  Sally Soulier
E-mail:  ssoulier@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Biology Olympiad Club
Description:  The club will register for the biology olympiad and provide resources to help prepare students to compete in the USABO event in the spring.
Meetings:  The first Wednesday of the month from 2:30-3:30 pm in room 1206.
Sponsor:  Chloe Gallaher
E-mail:  cgallaher@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Justin Xu

Activity:  Blue Crew
Description:  This is our “official” super fan club for all things Parkway West Athletics. All students are invited to join this club and help support our athletes with spirit and enthusiasm while also promoting good sportsmanship. Members get a Blue Crew t-shirt, special free handouts at designated sporting events, preferred seating at some events, and free admission to senior nights.
Meetings:  none
Sponsor:  Annie Wayland, Jeff Duncan
E-mail:  awayland@parkwayschools.net, jduncan@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Book Club
Description:  To share in the reading and enjoyment of books
Meetings:  Tuesdays 2:30-3:30 Library Classroom (2212)
Sponsor:  Lauren Reusch
E-mail:  lreusch@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Captain's Council
Description:  Students must apply for membership into Captains Council. The purpose of the group is to promote school spirit and positive sportsmanship at school events. Our members plan theme nights, help coaches with senior night activities, help plan our senior faculty game, and a variety of other philanthropic events.
Meetings:  usually on late starts around 9:15
Sponsor:  Annie Wayland, Jeff Duncan
E-mail:  awayland@parkwayschools.net, jduncan@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Certified Buckets
Description:  morning basketball in gym
Meetings:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings in main gym.
Sponsor:  Dondee Ganev
E-mail:  dganev@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Chess Club
Description:  A club for the purpose of understanding and playing the board game of chess
Meetings:  Tuesday/2:45/Open library
Sponsor:  Brian Welch
E-mail:  bwelch@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Clay Club
Description:  Clay Club provides West High students the opportunity to build on skills in wheel throwing, handbuilding, and glazing pottery. Mrs. Drissell will provide step-by-step instruction each week for wheel throwing and she will provide a lesson plan for a small clay project. Prior class experience in Ceramics or Design Arts necessary to join this club.
Meetings:  Thursdays, 2:30-3:45, room 3112
Sponsor:  Ashley Drissell
E-mail:  adrissell@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Instagram: @westclayclub

Activity:  Clean Up Crew
Description:  To clean up litter and beautify the Earth.
Meetings:  Once a month. First meeting is Jan. 31, 2020 in room 3102.
Sponsor:  Kristen Witt
E-mail:  kwitt@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leader is Robert McKnight mcknightr1605@parkwayschool.net or at 314-660-2747

Activity:  Comedic Relief Club
Description:  To offer an opportunity for students who may be stressed to take a break from school work and relieve some of their stress through comedy. Some activities include laughing yoga, using stress relief toys, and funny videos.
Meetings:  Every Monday at 2:30 pm in Mrs. Fluchel's classroom room 3212.
Sponsor:  Erin Fluchel
E-mail:  efluchel@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  student organizers are Lynsey Beno and Sydney Spaulding

Activity:  Crafting For A Cause
Description:  to provide students with an opportunity to develop or enhance their interests while crafting various projects aimed towards making a positive impact on our community. All projects made will either be donated to different organizations or sold to the West High community to raise money to donate to those organizations.
Meetings:  Every other Thursday at 2:35 pm in Mrs. Broemmelsick's room 2308.
Sponsor:  Mrs. Broemmelsick
E-mail:  rbroemmelsick@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Culinary Club
Description:  A club to provide opportunities for students who want to increase their knowledge of cooking skills
Meetings:  Every other Wednesday from 2:35-3:30 pm in room 2305
Sponsor:  Katie Hashley
E-mail:  khashley@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Cyber Security Club
Description:  To spread cyber security awareness, participate in cyber contests, and work on ways to improve Parkway's online security.
Meetings:  Club will meet on rotating Wednesdays once a month at 2:45 pm. Location of meeting 3rd floor computer lab.
Sponsor:  Jason Rooks
E-mail:  jrooks@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  314-415-8101

Activity:  DECA
Description:  DECA helps to prepare our emerging student leaders and entrepreneurs in the ways of marketing, finance, hospitality, and management. DECA is an extension of the Marketing classroom that motivates students to increase their leadership and creative abilities, reinforces competencies developed in the curriculum and encourages a healthy competitive spirit.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Holly Weber
E-mail:  hweber@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Drama Club
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Sponsor:  Amie Gossett
E-mail:  agossett@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Dungeons and Dragons Club
Description:  Dungeons and Dragons is a social & nerdy game filled with adventure. The Dungeon Masters are normally more experienced players and are like story tellers. They bring the world they imagine to life.
Meetings:  Monday and Thursday (separate groups)/2:45/Library break room
Sponsor:  Brian Welch
E-mail:  bwelch@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Economics Club
Description:  To enlighten students about how the economy works and to exchange ideas about the stock market and what state the economy is in.
Meetings:  Every Tuesday after school from 2:30-3:30 pm in room 3409
Sponsor:  Aaron Bashirian
E-mail:  abashirian@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Andrew Gray is student contact.

Activity:  Environmental Club
Description:  This club will meet to cultivate and maintain a garden plot to be created on campus as well as discuss sustainability, environmental issues, current events, etc. Students will also learn basic gardening know how and upkeep.
Meetings:  Every other Tuesday at 2:30 pm in Mr. Holland's classroom (3204)
Sponsor:  Casey Holland
E-mail:  cholland1@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Fashion Club
Description:  Are you interested in fashion? This club is for you!
Meetings:  Every other Thursday beginning on Sept. 20, 2018
Sponsor:  Renee Broemmelsick
E-mail:  rbroemmelsick@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) (non-school sponsored)
Description:  A place where athletes can meet athletes from other sports and connect and grow in their sport and faith in Jesus Christ.
Meetings:  Monday evenings, dates and times vary. See poster on Non-School Sponsored Board near Cafeteria for more information
Sponsor:  Kelly Kennedy, Hope Miller, and Courtney Brockmeyer
E-mail:  kkennedy2@parkwayschools.net cbrockmeyer@parkwayschools.net hmiller@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  @pwestfca https://tinyurl.com/yyjavakq

Activity:  Feminist Club
Description:  Our purpose is to advocate and educate for equal rights and respect for women and men.
Meetings:  every other Tuesday 7:00 am in Social Studies Concept Center
Sponsor:  Lara Boles
E-mail:  lboles@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Fishing Club
Description:  A club for fishing enthusiasts.
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Sponsor:  Zaven Nalbandian
E-mail:  znalbandian@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  French Club
Description:  All levels of French students are invited to speak French and participate in cultural activities
Meetings:  1st and 3rd Thursday of the month before school in Room 3302
Sponsor:  Nabila Harig
E-mail:  nharig@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Funsize Film Club
Description:  Are you interested in film making, acting, directing, filming, editing, script writing? Funsize Film Club may be for you!
Meetings:  1x a month to be determined
Sponsor:  Amie Gossett, Patrick Mooney
E-mail:  agossett@parkwayschools.net pmooney@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  https://goo.gl/forms/g1Be7hxrrmeU3UOy1

Activity:  Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Description:  The largest student organization in the world, FBLA prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society. Club members participate in community service, academic competitions, professional development workshops, and leadership experiences.
Meetings:  7:00 am monthly. Dates and times vary. Check FBLA classroom and poster outside room 2314 for more information.
Sponsor:  Kelly Kennedy
E-mail:  kkennedy2@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  @pwestfbla_

Activity:  Gaming Club
Description:  Gaming Club is a casual social environment for students who play video games. Students will be able to meet others who share common interests in gaming and have the opportunity to contribute to the club in various ways.
Meetings:  Every Wednesday from 2:30-5:15 pm in the Social Studies Concepts Center 3414
Sponsor:  Denise Heinle
E-mail:  dheinle@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student Organizers are Drew Milholland and Alex Seyer

Activity:  Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
Description:  A place for students to meet, support each other, talk about issues related to gender identity and sexual orientation, and work to end homophobia in our communities.
Meetings:  Mondays from 2:45-4:30 pm in room 2407
Sponsor:  Denise Heinle
E-mail:  dheinle@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  German Club
Description:  To gain a better understand of the German Language and German culture
Meetings:  Every 2nd Thursday morning 3312
Sponsor:  Michael Kloster
E-mail:  mkloster@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Go With The Flow
Description:  To provide hygiene products to West High students in need and the Parkway Food Pantry. Providing students with access to women's health info and general empowerment of young women.
Meetings:  First Wednesday of the month but nothing set in stone yet.
Sponsor:  Kim Hanan-West
E-mail:  kwest@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leader/organizer is Anna Newberry.

Activity:  High School Esports Club/Team
Description:  TO PROVIDE AN ORGANIZED HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL ESPORTS LEAGUE, IN A COMFORTABLE ENVIRONMENT WITH HEALTHY COMPETITION. WE BELIEVE THAT ESPORTS SHOULD BE AVAILABLE TO EVERY STUDENT AS A LEGITIMATE VARSITY LEVEL SPORT IN HIGH SCHOOLS ACROSS THE NATION. WE WANT TO CONNECT HIGH SCHOOL GAMERS AND CLUBS ACROSS THE COUNTRY, EXPANDING THE WORLD OF HIGH SCHOOL ESPORTS.
Meetings:  TBA
Sponsor:  TBA
E-mail:  TBA
More Information:  highschoolsportsleague.com

Activity:  High School Heroes
Description:  A tobacco prevention program presented by high school students who have made the commitment to model a tobacco-free lifestyle. The heroes will teach two upbeat lessons to 6th graders which focus on the health risks of tobacco use and the development of resistance skills.
Meetings:  Sophomores apply to be a high school hero in September, and, if selected, will be required to attend a full-day training workshop.
Sponsor:  Tommie Rowe
E-mail:  trowe@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Hockey Club (non-school sponsored)
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Activity:  Humanitarian Club
Description:  To help students learn more about how they can make a difference in their community through many different activities such as fundraising, blood drive, preparing for natural disasters, etc.
Meetings:  After school in the health room (2310) on the last Tuesday of the month
Sponsor:  Jessica Wheeler
E-mail:  jwheeler@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leader is Mukund Viswanadha.

Activity:  Improv Team
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Sponsor:  Amie Gossett
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Activity:  Interclub Council
Description:  Council to unite all the clubs at West to work together towards common goals, share ideas, and encourage participation in after school activities.
Meetings:  2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00 am in Room 3000
Sponsor:  Klevens, Drissell, McLane, Untiedt
E-mail:  dklevens1@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  International Thespian Society
Description:  This drama honor society group of selected students must meet departmental criteria.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Amie Gossett
E-mail:  agossett@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Jazz Club
Description:  Bringing Jazz to a wider range of people making it available to those who aren't taking the class. To improve skills and have fun exploring the Jazz language.
Meetings:  Every Tuesday and Fridays when sponsor is available at 2:40 pm in the Band Room 1115.
Sponsor:  Brian Parrish
E-mail:  bparrish@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student organizers are Anya Lewinski, Alyssa Summers, and Aaron Hall.

Activity:  JSU (Jewish Student Union)
Description:  JSU welcomes students of all backgrounds to learn about Jewish religion and culture in a non-judgemental environment. Meetings will be led by local Rabbis.
Meetings:  Mondays 2:30-3:30 pm in room 1000
Sponsor:  Amy Cohen
E-mail:  acohen@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leaders are Lexi Bratton and Jessica Goedeke.

Activity:  Key Club
Description:  To provide opportunities to build community at West High School and within the public community.
Meetings:  TBA day/time- room 3306
Sponsor:  Jess Verweyst
E-mail:  jverweyst@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Lacrosse - Boys (non-school sponsored)
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Activity:  Latin Club
Description:  The purpose of Latin Club is to encourage further enrichment of the culture, history, and language of the ancient Romans for the whole student body and to have fun.
Meetings:  2 Thursdays a month at 7am in Room 3303
Sponsor:  Tom Herpel
E-mail:  therpel@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Link Crew
Description:  Freshman year-long transition program to West High. 10th & 11th graders by application only in the spring. Upperclassmen welcome, mentor, and help transition incoming freshmen and new students (delete please) to West High and the high school environment. Students will meet with mentors throughout the school year during Common Ground as well as during various social activities. Link Crew carries the ideals of West High throughout the students' entire high school career.
Meetings:  Room 2407 Mr. Mooney's room.
Sponsor:  Patrick Mooney, Patrick Troy, Brian Parrish, Amy Van Matre-Woodward
E-mail:  pmooney@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  @PWestLinkCrew

Activity:  Longhorn Council (LoCo)
Description:  Plans school events and activities at West such as: Homecoming, Charity Events (Dodgeball Tourney), Senior vs. Faculty Basketball game, Glow Dance/King of Hearts Dance, Pay It Forward Week, Mr. Lohghorn Contest, Special Olympics and so much more! This club is intended for any student that wants to be involved and have a voice at West High. We want YOU to help make West best!.
Meetings:  Tuesday mornings 7:10 location TBA
Sponsor:  Susan Anderson, Emily Lovercheck
E-mail:  Sanderson1@parkwayschools.net elovercheck@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Longhorn Sports Productions (LSP)
Description:  Sports video production, digital animation, graphics creation
Meetings:  Contact sponsor for meeting/work schedule
Sponsor:  Amie Gossett
E-mail:  agossett@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Math Contests
Description:  Missouri Math League, Atlantic/Pacific Math League, Continental Math League: Euclid Division, Pythagoras Division, Calculus Division, Excellence in Mathematics Contest, American Mathematics Competition, AMC Math Madness
Meetings:  Room 2407 Mr. Mooney's room
Sponsor:  Patrick Mooney
E-mail:  pmooney@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Medical Club
Description:  To expose students to opportunities and information about the medical field
Meetings:  Room 1000, after school, the day varies
Sponsor:  Amy Cohen
E-mail:  acohen@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  MSA (Muslim Student Association)
Description:  MSA will explore the muslin religion and the misconceptions surrounding it. This group welcomes anyone with an open mind.
Meetings:  Wednesdays at 2:30 pm in room 3418
Sponsor:  Kristen Collins
E-mail:  kcollins@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leaders are Sara Imdad, Areeba Naseer, and Mariam Mirza

Activity:  Mu Alpha Theta
Description:  We are a Math Honor Society promoting service for and love of mathematics
Meetings:  Tuesdays the same week NHS meets 7:20 Room 1408
Sponsor:  Ruth Knop
E-mail:  rknop@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  @ParkwayWestMAT

Activity:  National Art Honors Society
Description:  To honor excelling art students as well as giving back to the St. Louis art community through volunteering.
Meetings:  First Tuesday of the month, Mangrich's room 3106 at 2:35 pm
Sponsor:  Katy Mangrich
E-mail:  kmangrich@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  National Business Honor Society
Description:  - promote and recognize academic achievement in business education at Parkway West High School; - foster and recognize leadership skills and character development; - help members grow ethically and socially by promoting and encouraging an interest in business; and - encourage member involvement in service learning initiatives.
Meetings:  none currently set, once a month before school.
Sponsor:  TBD
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Activity:  National English Honor Society
Description:  The National English Honor Society is for 10-12 grade students passionate about English Language Arts, who want to serve our West High community in this area, and have minimally a 3.0 in English classes. Applications will be available from your English teacher at the end of August.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Andria Benmuvhar Kim Hannan-West Diana Lurkins
E-mail:  abenmuvhar@parkwayschools.net, kwest@parkwayschools.net, dlurkins@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  National Honor Society (NHS)
Description:  This group creates an enthusiasm for scholarship, to foster the habit of service to others, to promote worthy leadership, and to encourage character development. Students with a career GPA of 3.6 are invited to seek membership during the second semester of 10th, 11th, and 12th grade. Applicants provide evidence of extracurricular involvement, service to school, and leadership. Inducted students must continue to uphold the standards of leadership, scholarship, character, and service.
Meetings:  2nd Thursday of month/choir room
Sponsor:  Eileen Rodriguez-Kiser, Francisco Navarro
E-mail:  ekiser@parkwayschools.net, fnavarro@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  National Science Bowl
Description:  Prepare for and compete in the National Science Bowl Competition.
Meetings:  Tuesdays after school - Room 1211
Sponsor:  Paul Hage
E-mail:  phage@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA)
Description:  NSDA empowers students to become effective communicators, ethical individuals, critical thinkers, and leaders in a democratic society. Such ideals are prompted through interscholastic competition that ranges from one-on-one debates to individually prepared speeches, both memorized and extemporaneous, to theatrical performance. Through immediate feedback from adults and coaches, students learn self-discipline, reflective learning, and the confidence to compete in life.
Meetings:  Our regular competitive season lasts from October until March. We begin preparing in August and September and we have post-season competitions in April and June. We practice each week but are flexible for when and where practices take place. This is essentially a three season sport, but with competitions happening most of the year you can pick and choose when you participate.
Sponsor:  Cara Borgsmiller
E-mail:  cborgsmiller@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Parkway West ESports Team
Description:  Parkway West ESports Team is an extension of the Parkway West Classroom. Students will learn about digital citizenship and competition in an exciting atmosphere. We provide students with the chance to play competitive League of Legends, Overwatch, Super Smash Brother Ultimate and other games. We will compete against other schools in regional matches. We stress respect, fun, and competition.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Patrick Troy
E-mail:  ptroy@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Parkway West Mental Health Awareness Club (formerly Every Mind Matters)
Description:  This group strives to give students a safe environment to learn about, discuss, and conquer the stigma associated with mental illness. We will have speaker presentations, student led seminars, and fundraising events to benefit mental health organizations across St. Louis
Meetings:  Every other Monday morning at 7 am in Mr. Herpel's classroom (3303)
Sponsor:  Tom Herpel
E-mail:  therpel@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Arden Dickson and Katie Solodar are student leaders for group.

Activity:  PAWESEHI Yearbook & PWestPathfinder Newspaper
Description:  Producing news across emerging and existing media platforms...social media, photography, broadcast, print, online. Student journalists learn how a free and responsible press can improve their school communities by informing, entertaining, and influencing their audience. Students have the opportunity to travel to local, state, and national conferences.
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Sponsor:  Debra Klevens
E-mail:  dklevens1@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Facebook: Parkway West High School Publications Instagram & Twitter: @PWestPub

Activity:  Peer Teachers
Description:  Twenty-five students (11th and 12th grade) are chosen and trained to work with 7th grade students as role models in areas such as integrity, responsibility, and uniqueness. Students must commit to being drug, alcohol, and smoke free. Application and interview processes are prerequisite.
Meetings:  TBA
Sponsor:  Jennifer Wibbenmeyer, Charles Cutelli, Tommie Rowe
E-mail:  jwibbenmeyer@parkwayschools.net, ccutelli@parkwayschools.net, trowe@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Poetry Out Loud
Description:  To practice and prepare for the school-wide Poetry Out Loud competition
Meetings:  Tuesdays after school beginning in October through December in room 3302
Sponsor:  Andria Benmuvhar
E-mail:  abenmuvhar@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Quill & Scroll
Description:  Journalism Honor Society. Members are selected by teachers for writing skills and commitment to publications. Students must meet the criteria of the Quill & Scroll.
Meetings:  TBA
Sponsor:  Debra Klevens
E-mail:  dklevens1@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Racquetball (non-school sponsored)
Description:  ·At the high school level, racquetball is a club sport. Like all club sports, the school recognizes the sport but does not sponsor it. ·The league is governed by the Missouri High School Racquetball Association (MOHSRA). Visit www.mohsrball.com for league news and schedules.
Meetings:  Boys practice at Wild Horse Fitness Girls practice at Chesterfield Athletic Club
Sponsor:  Coaches are Mike Williams for the boys and Steve Slutzky and Tim Duffie for the girls.
E-mail:  mike1956will@sbcglobal.net sslutzky12@gmail.com downthemiddle@sbcglobal.net
More Information:  www.westracquetball.org https://www.facebook.com/groups/46212828217/

Activity:  Reflections
Description:  We create the building's Literary Magazine, using a combination of 100% student produced writing, art, photography, and digital design. https://issuu.com/pwestreflections/docs/reflections2018
Meetings:  Thursdays after school in Ms. Klevens' room - 3000
Sponsor:  Dan Barnes
E-mail:  dbarnes1@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Twitter

Activity:  Rho Kappa (Social Studies Honor Society)
Description:  To recognize outstanding work in social studies and provide service to the school.
Meetings:  2nd Tuesday of the Month before school in 3414.
Sponsor:  Zaven Nalbandian
E-mail:  znalbandian@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Scholar Bowl
Description:  Academic Challenge Competitions Scholar Bowl is a fun way to challenge yourself in a team setting.
Meetings:  Meetings are announced on the daily announcements. Meetings are held in room 2402 after school, at least once a week.
Sponsor:  Patrick Troy
E-mail:  ptroy@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Twitter @WestScholarBowl

Activity:  Spanish Club
Description:  Our purpose is to foster an environment in which students feel safe speaking Spanish. We have food, games, fun, and no-pressure practice for all students who like to speak Spanish!
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Jess Verweyst
E-mail:  jverweyst@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Sports Analytics Club
Description:  This club will analyze certain stats from a variety of sports to be able to predict outcomes of games, create and develop ideas about the field of statistics and how it relates to sports, and to enhance understanding of the games we love.
Meetings:  Every other Tuesday before school at 7:00 am in Mr. Troy's classroom. (Room 2402)
Sponsor:  Patrick Troy
E-mail:  ptroy@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  Student leader is Connor Gusky.

Activity:  Stand Up 9
Description:  A program in which freshmen students are trained to serve as teen tutors and drug free advocates for their school community. Students are recruited to become Pavers and will attend a one day leadership academy aimed at developing skills to become better leaders, advocates, and teachers of younger students.
Meetings:  Applications go out in October
Sponsor:  Tommie Rowe
E-mail:  trowe@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Superintendent's Social Justice Leadership Advisory Council (SSJLAC)
Description:  For students to become leaders in the school and help the district make progress towards equality and tolerance towards all.
Meetings:  Monthly all day discussion with other Parkway High School SSJLAC students; usually at ISC
Sponsor:  Jen McLane, Carly Roach
E-mail:  jmclane1@parkwayschools.net, croach@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Table Tennis Club
Description:  Have fun learning and playing ping pong while building new friendships.
Meetings:  Every Friday at 2:30 pm in the Math Hallway.
Sponsor:  Patrick Troy
E-mail:  ptroy@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  The Thirst Project
Description:  A chapter at West of a national group Thirst Project. Purpose is to fundraise money to give to the Thirst Project headquarters to build wells in Swahililand for access to fresh water.
Meetings:  Every other Thursday morning from 7:00-7:35 am in room 1416.
Sponsor:  Amy Van Matre-Woodward
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More Information:  awoodward@parkwayschools.net

Activity:  Titration Team
Description:  Students compete in teams of two. They are given a solution of unknown concentration. Using burets and solutions and a procedure called titration they determine how concentrated the unknown solution is. The team that gets the closest to the actual concentration wins!
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  TBD
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Activity:  Tri-M
Description:  The international honor society that recognizes secondary music students for their musical ability, academic excellence, school involvement, and community service.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  TBD
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Activity:  TryPOD - Try Putting Off Drinking
Description:  Senior Peer Teachers are trained by the National Coalition for Alcohol and Drug Abuse, then teach three lessons to sophomore health classes about the physiological effects of alcohol on the teenage brain.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Tommie Rowe
E-mail:  trowe@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  TSA Robotics Design Team
Description:  Provides students with hands-on, co-curricular robotics technology experience and competitions for learning about science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) and complements other competitions offered by the Technology Student Association
Meetings:  Wednesdays from 2:40 - 4:00 PM (weekly) in room 0502 (Technology and Engineering digital lab on lower level next to shop)
Sponsor:  Chris Donaldson
E-mail:  cdonaldson@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  We Dine Together
Description:  Members of We Dine Together will make sure no one sits alone at lunch. This student-lead organization is gaining national momentum as students across the nation are working to help classmates feel more included and valuable. We hope to bring students together in order to create a more positive, supportive school environment.
Meetings:  Every other Tuesday in room 1205. Free pizza!
Sponsor:  Ashley Drissell
E-mail:  adrissell@parkwayschools.net
More Information:  wedinetogether.org

Activity:  Women of West
Description:  To raise awareness of women's issues through communication and education, and to foster programs that serve, support, and empower the women of West High & the community as a whole.
Meetings:  TBD
Sponsor:  Taylor Rose
E-mail:  trose@parkwayschools.net
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Activity:  Yoga Club
Description:  Learn basic yoga poses to control mine and body while increasing strength and flexibility.
Meetings:  Weekly on Wednesday mornings at 7 am in gym/weight room.
Sponsor:  Katelyn Arenos
E-mail:  kmccreary@parkwayschools.net
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