There are about twenty clubs for students to choose from.  Clubs usually meet after school for about an hour.  Every September, a Club Fair is held, so new students can learn about these after school extracurriculars, and choose to join one or two of these activities.  View the clubs below, or link to a list created by the Student Government.

Common Sense

September 30, 2021

The publication, written and edited by the Journalism students in the school, is our fabulous school newspaper. Well-read by the entire student body, our periodical is diligently put together by  READ MORE >

Gay-Straight Alliance

September 30, 2021

This club takes an active role in raising awareness on LGBTQ issues in the school.  See Mr. Holmes

Debate Team

September 30, 2021

The High School of American Studies Speech and Debate Team is an elite intellectual opportunity for students to collaborate and compete in tournaments throughout the year. The team is currently  READ MORE >

Dance Team

September 30, 2021

The Dance Team is a student led club where the captains choreograph different dances. Everyone is welcome to join! Every year the Dance Team performs at the Annual Talent Show.  READ MORE >

Community Service Club

September 30, 2021

The club focuses on volunteerism in the community surrounding the High School. Membership of the Community Service Club is open to any interested student.

This club involves  READ MORE >

Chess Club

September 30, 2021

Chess Club meets every week to play chess in Room 108. Enjoy a relaxing or competitive game of chess with friends and pick up on new strategies to improve. All  READ MORE >


September 30, 2021

Run by seniors every Wednesday, the HSAS band is filled with a diverse group of students willing to learn different kinds of music. With instruments ranging from strings to percussion  READ MORE >

Winter Running Club is Back!

September 30, 2021

The High School of American Studies Winter Running Club meets on Mondays and Thursdays from December to March.  Any student that has turned in a medical for Cross Country or  READ MORE >