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Extracurricular Groups






Dates, Times, and Location


Art Group This is a group to give students a chance to experience different kinds of art.  Art groups is for 8th and 9th grade students. Free Yes Mondays, 3pm-4pm  Rm: AT105 Ms. Blue  Rm: AT105
Chess Team Open to all students interested in learning and playing the exciting game of chess. Free None Wednesdays, 3pm-4pm  Rm: R205 Ms. Parker
Rm: R205
Debate Team Want to learn the art of argument and persuasion? Join the Debate Team and compete in tournaments with other middle schools.  Check out the team website for more information:  Debate Team. Free None Wednesdays, 3pm-4pm  Rm: G206 Mr. S. Henderson Rm: G206
Intramural Sports Group This group will give students a chance to play different sports throughout the year.  Sports will be announced as they are decided. Free None Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3pm-4pm  Rm:  GYM
Math Counts Team  In Math Counts, students spend time doing math games, math activities, and preparing for the Math Counts competition. There is also a field trip to the state competition during the school day! Free None Wednesdays, 3pm-4pm  Rm: P205
MESA The purpose of MESA (Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement) is to increase the number of ethnic minority and all female students who pursue coursework, advanced study and possible careers in mathematics, engineering, and science areas. Students in MESA attend field trips and after-school meetings that consist of fun educational activities, competitions, and industry and academic guest speakers.  Free Contact Mr. Hale by Oct. 14th, 2016. TBA Mr. Hale Counseling Center
National Junior Honor’s Society (NJHS) NJHS is an organization for 9th grade students who love to serve their community and who have a 3.8 GPA or higher. It looks great on college applications! Invitations to apply are sent during 4th quarter of your eighth grade year and new members are inducted each May. Free 3.8 GPA or higher 1st Friday of each month; 9:15am in Rm: R202 Ms. Rakowski Rm: R202

Ms. Putnam Rm: G205


Science Olympiad  Great opportunity to dig into science and become an expert on a specific field that interests you.  You will also have a chance to compete in events and win medals on both the regional and state levels. Free Take Test Starts in October; Wednesdays, 3pm-4pm  Rm: G101  
Snow Blitz Students are able to take skiing or snowboarding lessons at Brighton during the winter season.  There are 2 sessions that have 4 lessons, and the bus is covered in the cost of this activity.  The bus leaves after school and will return that evening.  Go to the Salt Lake County Website for more information. $202 with rentals $145 without rentals Register at the Salt Lake County Website 1st Session: 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2  2nd Session: 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7
 Spectacolts!  Spectacolts is an after-school theatre group. It is totally free and anyone is welcome to come! To find out about upcoming activities, sign up to receive text message reminders by texting 801-871-3748 or to receive email reminders go to Put the code @spectaco and you will receive a one-way text message notification or email about any upcoming theatre-related activities! Free None Sign up to receive info.