Westside Clubs and Organizations
Academic Decathlon Team-Students are involved in local and state competition. Teams
are made up of 3 -A students, 3 -B students and 3 C students.
represent their school in various
academic bowl tournaments.
Sponsor: Mr. David Bradberry
Art Club-Promotes art activities in the school and community.
Sponsor: Art Teacher
Blue and Gold-Instill order and discipline within the corps of JROTC cadets. Sponsor: Chief
Chorus-Promotes school spirit by singing at concerts in the school, in other school, and in the community. Sponsor: Gretchen Salomone
Drill Team- Represents the school in community parades,
military parades and competes interscholastically with other drill teams throughout the Southeast. Limited to JROTC members.
Sponsor: Chief Zachary Curry
Take Pride in Westside - Promotes recycling
and saving the Earth, while saving the environment around you, includes school beautification.
Sponsor: Ms. Gail Smith
Band-The band program will enrich students'
knowledge of music through performance of literature that will
enable each member to learn to make good musical
judgments, learn about the history of music and express themselves through
the performance of the music.
members compete at District Band and All-State
competitions. They also perform the half time shows during
football season and concerts at various times throughout the school year.
Students also attend band camp.
Band Director: Gretchen Salomone
FCCLA (Family Career Community
Leaders of America-Promote family and consumer growth.
This organization promotes a growing appreciation of the jobs and satisfactions of home-making. Any student who has had Family and Consumer Science in either
middle or senior high school is eligible.
Sponsors: Ms. Marsha Gibson'•
Councii Promotes school spirit and citizenship. Students are nominated and voted on by their peers
Sponsor: Mrs. Nancy Ginn
Senior Councii Promotes activities for the Senior Class such as Senior
Week and Senior Volunteer Hours. Sponsor:.
Mrs. Angela Moore
Council Promotes many worthwhile activities for the student body, coordinates homecoming activities and prom and members are made up of Junior
Sponsor: Mr. Jody Grant
Sophomore Council- Promotes activities for the Sophomore
Class which support
the entire student body and focuses on
Volunteerism around the community and school.
Sponsor: Ms. Peggy Wright
Freshmen Council- Promotes activities for the Freshmen
Class which support their entire student body and focuses on volunteering around the community
Sponsor: Mrs. Kira Rensch
Color Guard JROTC unit that present colors at different events at school and at other venues. Sponsor: Chief
The National Beta Club (often called
merely "Beta") is an organization for 5th through 12th grade students in the United States. Its purpose
is "to promote
the ideals of academic achievement, character, leadership and service among
elementary and secondary
on Honor Roll for one semester
are invited to be members.
Sponsor: Mr. Phil Peavler
Rifle Team Represents Westside in all rifle marksmanship in local, state and national
competitions. Sponsor: Commander Robert Brewer
Club Community service oriented club which is affiliated with the Uptown Kiwanis. Sponsors: Mrs.
National Honor SocietyThe mission of the National Honor Society is to create enthusiasm
for scholarship, to stimulate a desire to render service,
to promote leadership and to develop
character in students.
Sponsor: Mrs. Lisa Brown and Mrs. Debra Brigham
Chemistry Club Promote critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
a competitive spirit through applying Science in technology, engineering and lab events.
Sponsor: Ms. Rebecca Potter
Yearbook-The mission of the yearbook staff
is to provide a resource
to students, faculty
and alumni which
captures the most outstanding and memorable moments
of the year and records
the history of the school.
Students wishing to be on yearbook
(Fellowship of Christian Athletes)-Promotes character and citizenship for all members.
Membership is open to all athletes.
Sponsor: Mr. Ivory Hugee
Math Team-Students compete against other high school on the local, state and district levels. Sponsor: Mrs.
World Language Club- Promotes the development of foreign language as well as knowledge
and appreciation of other
cultures and customs.
Sponsor: Ms. Margaret Wright