Pershing offers a wide variety of clubs that meet both after school and as elective classes. Participation in clubs is a great way for students to explore interests and identify future academic paths.
The National Honor Society is one of the oldest
and most respected, student organizations in the
United States. Membership in the National Junior
Honor Society distinguishes students who have
committed themselves to the pursuit of academic
excellence, community improvement, and
personal development, creating a more well-
Student Council introduces middle level students to the concepts and responsibilities that accompany public service. Councils can teach students the skills necessary to be effective leaders and give them experiences in applying the democratic processes found in our local, state, and federal governments. Participation in student council puts students into a situation where they are challenged to apply skills learned in the classroom to plan and carry out council activities and projects. Student council leaders can serve as role models in and out of the classroom as they work to engage all members of the student body in positive activities and projects that promote service, civic engagement, and school spirit.
Contact: Peter Buis
Name That Book
Contact: Christina Carter-Woods
Please also review the extensive selection of electives offered under the Academics tab on the Pershing home page.