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PINE RIDGE HIGH
926 Howland Blvd.
Deltona, FL 32738
(386) 575-4195
    Activities/Clubs

    General Information

    For information or inquiries about PRHS Activities, contact Vonda Tavenner, Activities Director vltavenn@volusia.k12.fl.us

     
    All students at Pine Ridge High School who are members of any of the sponsored clubs/groups/activities must hold a grade point average of 2.0 or higher, with no "I" (In-Progress) or "F" in the preceding 9 weeks. Any club/group member who fails to meet these requirements will be ineligible for any activity. Seven (7) days after grades are turned in (when reports are officially here) any student with an "F" or an "I" will no longer be eligible to participate in activities: however, he/she can remain in the group/club and practice. It is the advisor's responsibility to monitor all members of his/her activity and turn in a list of eligible members to the Activities Director.
     
    A student may not participate in school-sponsored events on the day when he/she has not attended school; those under suspension may not participate in school-sponsored activities. Suspended students will not be able to participate in any club/group activities.

    2016-2017 Clubs/Organizations

    Pine Ridge High School Clubs 2016-2017

    Academic Team

    Sponsor: Mr. Warren
    Meeting Dates and times distributed to club.  Meeting held in room 5-005

    AFJROTC 

    Sponsors: Colonel William H. Wright, USAF (Ret) and Sergeant Andrea Johnson-Young, USAF 
    Purpose of Club: To develop citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation and community.
    Awards: Recognized as a Distinguished Unit for nine consecutive years. Colonel Wright is a designated Outstanding Instructors by the United States Air Force.​ 

    AVID - Advancement Via Individual Determination

    Sponsor: Mrs. Goode
    Meetings: 2nd and 4th Monday of of the month during lunch in room 4-031

    2017-2018 Officers
    President – Jaden Jacobs
    Vice President – Erin Hudson
    Secretary – Dahiana Florez
    Student Advisor – Denaijah Williams
    Historian – Aaryanna Kania
    Activities Director – Paula Moreno
    Recruitment Specialists – Adonai Crespo and Dillon Torres

    Band​​

    Sponsor: Mr. Robinson

    Purpose of Club: To play great music, to enrich students' lives with music, and to have fun!
    Meeting day: Monday-Friday
    Meeting time: During class and after school
    Meeting location: Room 9-002

    2017-2018 Officers
    President - Kim Schneider
    Vice President - open
    Secretary - Brad Frey
    Treasurer - Jackie Perry
    Fundraising (Temporary) - Marsha Williams

    Other information: Please visit the Band website for additional information.

    ​Band Website
    Please note, you are navigating away from the PRHS/Volusia County School's website. 

    Ben Carson Book Club

    Sponsor - Mrs. J. Von Casminski

    Meetings: Fridays during lunch room 03-031

    BEN CARSON CONSTITUION

    Cheerleading 

    Varsity Sponsor: Ms. Ray
    Purpose of Club: To raise school spirit, support athletics and promote a positive image of Pine Ridge High School in the community.
     
    Junior Varsity Sponsor: Ms. Ray
    Purpose of Club: To raise school spirit, support athletics and promote a positive image of Pine Ridge High School in the community.

    Chorus

    Sponsor:  Mr. Bodino Room 9-003

    Drama

    Sponsor: Miss Goodin Room 9-012
    Purpose of Club: We strive to educate, entertain, and reach out to the community through the medium of quality theatre productions.

    Meeting time: In class and/or directly after school
    Meeting location: Room 9-012
    Other information:  In order to participate in PRHS Drama, students must have dedication, good grades, responsibility, and attendance at meetings and rehearsals. Members are expected to be involved in the production of theatre at all levels, both on stage and off. 

    Earth First 

    Sponsor: Mrs.Gowen and Mr. Hobson
    Purpose of Club: Here at Pine Ridge High School we teach students that conservation and preservation of our environment is paramount. We instill in students a sense of commitment and dedication to environmental issues, educational awareness, and community involvement.
    Meeting day: Every Thursday
    Meeting time: during lunch
    Meeting location: 7-001

    2017-2018 Officers
    Co-Presidents:
    Payton Havey
    Kayla Cash

    Co-Vice Presidents:
    Angelique Ramirez
    Ashely Hew

    Activities Directors;

    Dylan Hass
    jack Richarde
    William Monroe

    Board Members:
    Jose Rivera
    Jalen Woods

    FCA - Fellowship of Christian Athletes

    Sponsor: Dr. Taylor
    Meetings: 2nd and 4th Mondays in the auditorium during lunch

    FFA - National FFA Organization

    Sponsor: Mrs. Troy and Mrs. Potter
    Purpose of Club: The National FFA Organization makes a difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.
     
    The National FFA Organization remains committed to the individual student, providing a path to achievement in premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. Now, the organization is expanding the nation's view of "traditional" agriculture and finding new ways to infuse agriculture into the classroom. 
     
    We have a nationally recognized, award winning, Adult Booster Club called the Pine Ridge/Heritage FFA Alumni - they meet the second Tuesday of each month in room 4-002 at 7:00 PM. All parents, former members and interested community members are invited and encouraged to attend.  

    Club Meeting Day:
    Calendar to be given to members in class
    *You must be enrolled in an agriculture course to join FFA.

    History Club

    Sponsor: Mrs. Williamson
    1st & 3rd Monday during lunch 7-233

    HOSA - Health Occupational Students of America

    Sponsors: Ms. Lee 
    Meeting: Tuesdays during lunch in room 4-017

    Italian Honor Society

    Sponsor: Ms. Ray
    Meetings 4th Wednesday of the month during lunch in room 5-222

    Key Club

    Sponsor: Mr. Krupa (6-015) 
    Purpose of club: We are the high school arm of the Kiwanis. Key Club International is the largest student led organization in the world. It provides its members with opportunities to provide service, build character, and develop leadership. We reach out to the community in action, fundraising, and all around good will.

     
    Below are the Key Club meeting dates for 2016-2017. All meetings are held in 6-015 at 3:00pm.

    General Meetings are the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month.
    Board Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month.
     

    Media Center

    PRHS Media Center Website

    Model UN

    Sponsor: Mr. Navarra
    Meetings Wednesdays during lunch in room 7-226

    National Honor Society

    Sponsor: Ms. Ma
    Meetings distributed to members - meeting held in auditorium during lunch

    2016-2017 Officers

    President- Jacob Russell
    Vice President- Allyson Martinez
    Secretary- Catherine Monroe
    Historian- Ashley Kisielewicz
    Activities Director- Samud Dumas
    Liaison- Damien Bryant

    Pantherettes

    Sponsor: Miss Hendricks 8-009
    Purpose of Club: Entertainment
    Practice: Tuesdays and Thursdays/ Games on Friday
    Meeting time: 3-5 p.m.
    Meeting location: Dance Studio

    Panther Paws Cafe 

    School Based Enterprise:
    Sponsors: Teachers, Brooke Braly and Sherry McCollough 
    and Paraprofessionals Kathy Grainger and Lyn Parker
    Location: 3-008
    Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri.between classes

    PLC - Panther Learning Center

    Sponsor: Mrs. Goode

    Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM Room 4-031

    SADD

    Students Against Destructive Decisions
    Sponsor - Mrs. Wilson
    2nd Thursday of the month after school 7-204

    STAR Club - Autism Recognition

    Sponsor: Mrs. Boyles 4-024
    Meeting during lunch as announced  

    Student Government Association (SGA)

    Sponsors: Ms. Ray and Mrs. Burgett
    Meetings - 1st Wednesdays - Officer
    2nd Wednesdays - By Class
    3rd Wednesdays - General 

    Student Success Club

    Sponsor: Mrs. Taylor
    Purpose of Club: To help students suceed in school
    Meetings: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month during lunch in room 5-019

    S.W.A.T. - Students Working Against Tobacco

    Sponsor: Ms. Lee and Miss Houser
    Purpose of Club: To raise awareness against tobacco use
    Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month after school in room 4-017

    Theatre Troupe #5532

    Sponsor: Miss Goodin 
    2017-2018 Officers

    President- Kitti Daniel
    Vice President- Ashley Alier
    Secretary- Samantha Lamboy
    Historian- Leticia Quinones
    Publicist- Karina Pomales
    Room Manager- Skye Bellingham Lepage
    Officer Elect- Katherine Petry
    Officer Elect- Julexis Gonzales

    Yearbook

    Sponsor: Mr. Akers 7-212
     

     
     

    National Honor Society

    Sponsor:
    Zhen Ma

    Purpose of Club: Four main purposes have guided chapters of NHS from the beginning: "To create enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, to promote leadership, and to develop character in the students of secondary schools." -NHS Constitution

     

    The PRHS Chapter of NHS sends out applications to juniors and seniors with a 3.6 cumulative weighted GPA and above. It is the responsibility of those students to return those applications within the given timeframe to be considered for acceptance. Generally, inductions are in the fall.


    Meeting Day: Provided to Members
    Meeting Time: During lunch
    Meeting Location: Multi-purpose room/Auditorium

     
     

    The Prowler (Yearbook)

    Sponsor:  Timothy Akers

    Purpose of Club: The yearbook staff writes, edits, designs and takes photos in order to create a yearbook that accurately reflects the school and school year.

    Meeting day: This is a co-curricular club so yearbook staff members have class fourth period each day.

    Meeting location: 7-212

    Other information: Any student interested in being on Yearbook Staff, must first take Journalism I.

    Yearbook Sale Dates: See Student Section

    Student Government Association (SGA)


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    Sponsor: Mrs. Burgett and Ms. Ray, Ms. Tritt and Mrs. Taylor
    Purpose of Club: SGA serves as the voice of the
    student body - planning Homecoming Week,
    Blood Drives, Pep Rallies, Community Service,
    and other campus projects/events.
    Meeting Day: 3rd Wednesday of the month
    Meeting Location: MPR
    Meeting Time: during lunch 

     General Membership Requirements:
    · Must be activities eligible (2.0 GPA)
    · Must attend at least 5 general SGA meetings
    · Must attend at least 3 class SGA meeting
    · Must pay $10 dues and complete application
    · Must earn at least 10 community service hours
     with SGA each year  Membership for the
    2017-2018 year closes at the end of 2nd quarter

    Executive Board
    PresidentIvy Grace Morgan
    Vice PresidentBailey Barker
    SecretaryAngelique Ramirez
    Historian Selena Fernandez
    Activities DirectorShannon Long
    Activities DirectorChloe Barker

    SGA Information

    General Member Application
    sga info card
    SGA Meeting Information

     

    Senior Class

    Sponsor: Soraya Ray

    Purpose of Club: To promote Class of 2018 spirit and show the underclassmen what it means to represent as a senior Panther.  We also organize all the special senior events.

    Meeting day: 2nd Wednesday of each month in room 5-222

    Meeting time: during lunch

    Senior Class
    PresidentCortney Fickes
    Vice PresidentDylan Haas
    SecretaryKaylee Hulsey
    HistorianJennifer Buday
    Activities DirectorWilliam Hamilton
    Activities DirectorJoshua Hill

     

     

     
     

    Junior Class

    Sponsor: Brenda Burgett
    Purpose of Club: Class of 2019
    To promote junior class pride and fundraise for a memorable junior/senior prom.

    Meeting day: 2nd Wednesday of each month in room  2-004

    Meeting time: during lunch, some prom committee meetings after school

     

    Junior Class
    PresidentElizabeth Teresi
    Vice PresidentLacey Rose Morgan
    SecretaryLoren De Diego
    HistorianShannon McNeil
    Activities DirectorWilliam Monroe
    Activities DirectorJacob O'Connor

     

     
     

    Sophomore Class

    Sponsor: Holly Taylor 

    Purpose of Club: To get the Class of 2020 involved and recognize outstanding sophomores with our "Sophomore Sunshine" program.

    Meeting day: 2nd Wednesday of each month

    Meeting time: after school 5-019

     

     

    Sophomore Class
    PresidentAndrew O'Connor 
    Vice PresidentBella Rauseo 
    SecretaryDaniela Lopez 
    HistorianPaula Morena 
    Activities DirectorJennifer Hanco 
    Activities DirectorSamantha Hoover 
     

    Freshmen Class

    Sponsor: Miss Tritt
    Purpose of Club: To get the class of 2021 involved.
    Meeting Day: 2nd Wednesday of the month in room 5-018
    Meeting time: during lunch

    Freshmen Class
    PresidentTanner D'Errico
    Vice PresidentJulio Blanco
    SecretaryAnalise Hamilton
    HistorianAdrian Cosentino
    Activities DirectorSantino "Sonny" Rauseo
    Activities DirectorTerry Dinh