CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

Academic Decathlon - Deana Rainey
Academic Decathlon meets daily as an elective course and after school during competition season from November through January. Days TBD

Students study Art, Music, Math, Literature, Economics, Social Science, and Science all based on a given theme. They prepare for the competition using United States Academic Decathlon material and on-line resources. This is a high energy, fast-paced, and hard core academic group.

African American History Challenge  - Miss McCoy - Every other Wednesday from 3:15-4:15pm in room 210.

Art Club - Christine Winberg - Tuesdays 3:15pm-5:00pm Room 150

The Art Club is a group that meets on Tuesdays after school from 3:05-5:05 in room #152 for all things creative. Anyone who enjoys art and is willing to work hard at making art during our meetings is welcome to join. Along with meeting other students who enjoy art, possible school related activities for the students to be involved in are painting murals, painting drama props, or assisting other school groups in their creative endeavors. A field trip may also be planned for the end of the school year for active members if funds are available.

Bible Club - Donna Ross, William Lovgren - Wednesdays 3:15pm-4:00pm Room 250

Book Club - Linda Seaberg

Chess Club - Steven Croy - 2nd Wednesday of the Month Room 121

College Possible - Jennifer Weeder

Culinary Skills - Pam Davis - 4th Wednesday of the month Room 241 after school.  

DECA - Jamie Qaiser - Tuesdays 3:15pm-5:15pm Multipurpose Room

Practice key leadership skills such as goal setting, consensus building and project management. Participate in community service. Join more than 200,000 high school members in 5,000 classrooms in 3,500 schools across the world who are preparing for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, management and entrepreneurship.

Educators Rising - Kali Lenhoff

Finance Club -  Susan Dimmitt - Thursday 7:00am Room 258

French Club - Kodzo Akoto

Future Business Leaders of America - Randy Rouse - Thursdays 3:15pm-4:15pm Room 259

GAMERS - Georg Getty, Dan Dischler - Wednesdays 3:15pm-4:00pm Room 153
Do you love games? Do you like to play on console systems like the Xbox or the Wii? Maybe you prefer card games like Magic the Gathering, or Pokemon? Whatever your game is, join Game Geeks, Northwest's premier gaming activity club!

German Club - James Ediger - 3rd Wednesday of the Month 3:15pm-4:00pm Room 104

Gender Sexuality Alliance - Hailey Miloni, Jazz Hobza - Last Thursday of the Month Room 222

High Steppers - Shayette Wilson - Monday and Wednesday 3:15pm-5:00pm Cafeteria B

International Thespian Society - Elizabeth Udhus - First Friday of the month Room 110

Math Club - Holly Hickman - Every other Wednesday Room 251

Mock Trial - Jeff Smith, William Jensen - Monday and Wednesday Room 214

More Than Just a Village Academy -Antonio Moore Sr. -  Mondays 3:15pm-4:15pm Room 256

PAW Squad - Charmaine Box

Philosophy Club - Francesca Apper - Tuesdays 3:15pm-5:00pm Room 238

Poetry Slam - Caleb Narva, Francesca Apper - Thursdays 3:15pm-5:00pm Room 232

Pottery Club - John Perry - Tuesdays 3:15pm-5:00pm Room151

Power Lifting - Emilia Force

Robotics Club - Robert Cote, Todd Wesslund - Tuesdays & Thursdays 3:30-5:00pm Room 130

ROTC - Maj. Todd Smith - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 3:15pm-5:00pm Room 010

Rugby - Jeff Hunter
Rugby is a spring sport and the season will begin in March. Rugby is a full contact sport and Northwest competes against 10 area High Schools. There will be an informational meeting after the conclusion of Fall Sports, all are welcome. For more information, see Mr. Hunter.

Science/STEM Club - Rachel Benzoni, Rachel Arens - Every other Tuesday Room 202

Senior Council - Josette Lovercheck, Megan Scobie

Science Olympiad - Bill Lovgren, Hailey Miloni - Room 222

Skills USA - Robert Cote - Wednesdays 3:30pm-5:00pm Room 130

Skills USA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. Skills USA helps each student to excel. Skills USA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations and for further education. Skills USA was formerly known as VICA (the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America). Skills USA empowers its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. Skills USA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training. Skills USA enhances the lives and careers of students, instructors and industry representatives as they strive to be champions at work. Omaha Northwest Skills USA program works with students to gain leadership skills while fine tuning their trade skills in the shop. Each student selects a program of study and begins to learn skills to perform the trade skill. Students have the opportunity to attend Leadership conferences and compete in their Skill/trade.

 Spanish Club - Jamie Athey, Jennifer Lundeen - Every other Thursday 3:30pm-5:00pm Room 106

Speech Team - Robert Carraher - Tuesdays 3:30pm-4:30pm STARTING 2ND QUARTER Room 112

Student Council - Alyssa Gudenkauf, Rachel Benzoni - Tuesdays 7:10am-7:35am Multipurpose Room A

Student Council supports school & community by hosting events, raising money, and providing service hours.

THRIVE - Rachel Benzoni - Thursday 3:15pm – 5:05pm in the cafeteria

Winter Running Club - Deana Rainey, Ariko Kaziboni, Wes Caruso
Starts in January the first day of second semester and ends the first day of spring sports. Stay in shape, challenge yourself and be ready for spring sports.

Writing Club - Francesca Apper - Wednesdays 3:15pm-5:00pm Room 232