• Chaparral Clubs

    The list below is from the 2021-2022 school year.


    Please check back for the new and re-chartered club list!


  • Alliance for Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (A.S.E.S)

    To provide students with experience and opportunities in the environmental field. To better educate the Chaparral community about issues relating to the environment. To establish techniques to make Chaparral a more sustainable living environment. 

    President: Katherine Marsh 
    Sponsor: Mr. Sandys

    Art Club

    To promote Visual Arts and create artwork for the Chaparral community

    President: Kaitlyn Baughman
    Sponsor: Mr. Bilger 

    Be The Change

    As a club, we aim to utilize the individual skills and interests of our members in order to serve and better the lives of underprivileged teens and children.  

    President: Ana Dragomir and Barbro Checkett
    Sponsor: Ms. Kadavy

    Best Buddies

    Best Buddies creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships for students with intellectual or developmental disabilities. We plan parties and activities together and strive to spread inclusion.

    President: Faith Liao
    Sponsor: Ms. Jarvie

    Biomedical Research Club

    To give more opportunities for high school students to be involved in a highly important field of science; biomedical research. We do this through educating about new bio-tech innovations, helping with biomed charities, informing of possible internships and program opportunities and delivering into hands-on research.

    President: Renee Hsu
    Sponsor: Mr. Leinwhol


    Our goal is to provide the best atmosphere possible during our sports games to show our pride to the teams.

    President: Justin Jorgensen
    Sponsor: Ashley Zyla

    Book Club  

    To read books and discuss themes and storylines in the books.

    President: Chloe Meshel/Daniella Vogel
    Sponsor: Mr. Dikus

    Bowling Club

    This club will practice and compete in bowling tournaments.

    President: Raquel Lille/Abby Hickey
    Sponsor: Mr. Abt

    Boys Volleyball

    To provide a place for boys at Chaparral to practice and learn about tthe game of volleyball.

    President: Sean Akin
    Sponsor: Mrs. Akin




    Chess League Club

    To improve chess skills and participate in tournaments along with teaching the game.

    President: Max Greenspan
    Sponsor: Mr. Anderson


    Child Help Service Club

    The Child Help Wings main purpose is to raise awareness of abused and neglected children. 

    President: Rian Henderson
    Sponsor: Mrs. Welch


    Chinese Club


    Sponsor: Mrs. Yaun

    Crochet & Crafts


    President: Andela Sha
    Sponsor: Mrs. Herring

    Devotion for Design

    To fundraise and re-design autistic group homes. 

    President: Georgi Mesnick
    Sponsor: Mrs. Strittmatter




     Cross Country Club

    The mission of Cross- Country Club is to provide an academic and athletic experience for student- athletes intersted in becomin competitive distance runners by develping skills, knowledge, attitudes, and work ethic necessary to reach individual goals. This will foster a foundation for life long fitness and develop positive character traits that will allow them to meet challenges outside the athletic realm.

    President: Ava Martin
    Sponsor: Terrence Tillett

     FBLA (DECA)

    We inspire and prepare students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society

    President: Michelle Rama 
    Sponsor: Mr. Vogel

     Firebirds Lacrosse (Boys)

    The purpose of this Club is to establish, promote, organize, and field a high school boys lacrosse club team(s).

    President: Zachary Astrowsky
    Sponsor: Paula Sabato

     Girls Lacrosse

    Our goal is to provide chaparral players a competitive lacrosse club experience that focuses on mastering not only lacrosse skills but overall physical fitness, recruiting opportunities and personal character!

    President: Natalie Pulido
    Sponsor: Gary Achtziger

    Chaparral Mountain Biking Club

    To influence, teach, and strengthen mountain bike riders.

    President: Jonah Feldman
    Sponsor: Jennifer Mireau

    Chaparral Photograghy Club

    In Photography Club, our mission is to teach and learn digital and analogue photography. We spread knowledge and love of photography, while learning from each other and completing individual and collaborative projects, as well as helping beautify and intrigue the community here at Chaparral.

    President: Isabella Bernstein
    Sponsor: Desiree Devirgilio

    Chaparral Science Olympiad

    Our mission is to inspire students to reach outside of their comfort zones to learn more about the STEM field, and to compete as part of a tight-knit team. Science Olympiad builds collaborative skills, studying skills, and gives students an opportunity to meet like-minded peers.

    President: Dashram Pai
    Sponsor: Sharon PattersonPaula Sabato

    Chaparral Speech and Debate

    To facilitate and support the growth of students in speech and debate related activities.

    President: Arin Khanna
    Sponsor: Mrs. Weber

    Chaparral Thespians

    Chaparral Thespians encourages all to come help create a supportive, exciting environment in which students can grow as performance artists and as human beings. We strive to be an inclusive community that anyone can call a family. We have every aspect of theatre you could imagine! We've got acting and singing and dancing and improv. We have every technical aspect such as stage, sound, lights, costumes, hair, makeup, props, managing, tickets, scene art, and much more! Come join for the most fulfilling experience in high school!

    President: Kyler Glazier


    Economic and Finance Club

    This club was created to compete in various competitions such as the National Economics  Competition, National Personal Finance Challenge, Global Stock Pitch Competition and many more, and teaches students about the financial markets.



    To help students get involved in our community while leaving room for busy and spontaneous schedules. Working with Hanks On Greater Phoenix.

    President: Juliet Morals
    Sponsor: Mrs. Nichols

    Executive Leadership

    The club's objective is to teach students leadership skills for use on and off the campus and provide a sense of community to our members.

    President: Nate Leahy
    Sponsor: Christopher Haak

    FIDM Fashion Club Chaparral

    FIDM Fashion Club Chaparral provides every student a safe and creative space to design and create clothing that allows them to express themselves. The main focuses of the club are inclusivity and learning to shop and create ethically and sustainably. The club is partnered with the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM), providing members with a head start in the fashion industry.

    President: Marco Cornejo
    Sponsor: Laura Carr

    Filmmaking Club

    The purpose of Chaparral‘s Filmmaking Club is to focus on short film production; including screen writing, planning, filming, editing, and watching our films. We will also be analyzing existing works to find out what we can learn from past cinema.

    President: Carolyn Robertson

    Firebird Robotics

    We are Firebird Robotics, a robotics team at Chaparral High School that participates in the For Inspiration & Recognition in Science & Technology (FIRST) Competitions. FIRST is an organization founded by Dean Kamen and Woodie Flowers in the early 1990s dedicated to bringing value of STEM, cooperation, and gracious professionalism.

    President: Harrison LaBell
    Sponsor: Mr. Geislinger

    Fishing Club

     The purpose of this clubs is to meet new people and grow as a whole.

    President: Julian Peden
    Sponsor: Mr. Spiers

    Food and Fellowship

    Offer pizza at lunch time to any student that chooses to join us. We will talk about questions of the Christian Faith and how it can apply to their lives

    President: Ana- Isabella Dragomir
    Sponsor: Debra Roumas

    French Honors Society

    Our mission is to teach our high school community about the wonders of the French language and culture by offering fun and exciting activities.

    President: Na
    Sponsor: Heather Moore

    GSA- Gay Straight Alliance

    The mission of Chaparral High School's Gay Straight Alliance is to provide a safe and friendly environment for all students, regardless of orientation or gender identity, and to promote hate-free speech in our school and community.

    President: Tate Leventhal
    Sponsor: Leah Stegman

    Greens/ Gardening Club

    Grow gardens inside and outside. Expand into the school and the community in gardening and food related projects

    President: Rhys Lenick
    Sponsor: Mrs. Roumas


    Girls Golf Glub

    Sponsor: Jason Speirs 

    Girls Who Code

    The Girls who Code club strives to close the gender gap in technology by educating, equipping, and inspiring teenage girls with essential coding and prgrammong skills.

    President: Akshaya Venkatesh
    Sponsor: Jonathan Lofgren

    Golden Embers/Yearbook

    Create the best yearbook this school has ever seen.

    President: Maya Lane
    Sponsor: Micah Sandys


    The purpose of this school club is to further international understanding and goodwill. Through these efforts, Interactors develop a network of friendships with local and overseas clubs and learn the importance of developing leadership skills and personal integrity, demonstrating helpfulness and respect for others, understanding the value of individual responsibility and hard work, advancing international understanding and goodwill.

    President: Jessica Yang
    Sponsor: Keri Board

    International Club

    International Club is built on a foundation of open-mindedness, a curiosity regarding other cultures, and an interest in global affairs. Through regular meetings and interaction with the Scottsdale Sister Cities Association, we help students become more knowledgeable and globally aware.

    President: Dashram Pai
    Sponsor: Jennifer Germanaud

    Japanese Bilingual Society

    Chaparral Japanese Bilingual Society seeks to promote Japanese throughout the community by providing a place where students studying a foreign language can practice speech

    President: Lukas Domer
    Sponsor: Casey Kadavy

    Jewish Student Union (JSU) Club

    To learn about Judaism along with having a Jewish union.

    President: Celine Blumenthal
    Sponsor: Malcolm Leinwohl Greg McMullin

    Literary Club

    To enrich the minds of Chaparral students through literary analysis, or discussions related to a variety of works; including poems, novels, and short stories.

    President: Vivian Saavedra
    Sponsor: John Francois

    Magic: The Gathering Club

    This club is about the development of human beings and society as a whole through the cultivation and enrichment of the human mind and spirit
    -enriching human minds and spirit
    -improving lives
    -improving communities

    President: Kaysen Peterson
    Sponsor: Daniel Arehart

    MAST (Math and Science Tutoring)

    MAST vows to support and provide math and science tutoring for all students at Chaparral.

    President: Asha Bansal
    Sponsor: Ms. Hecht

    Mock Trial

    Mock Trial is an argument-based club where anyone who enjoys learning about law and the justice system, and wants a real courtroom experience, is encouraged to join. Mock trial members get to study a court case, draft statements, practice questioning witnesses and act out a real trial. Members get to participate in competitions that are held in front of real courthouses and take place in front of real judges and lawyers. Mock trial is a fun and engaging way to not only strengthen your public speaking and acting skills, but also to learn how to think on your feet.

    President: Riya Zaveri 
    Sponsor: Susan Speirs

    Model United Nations

    Foster awareness and understanding of current global issues by engaging students in debate

    President: Will Posorske
    Sponsor: Jessica Litsheim

    National Honor Society

    The mission of NHS is to honor students who have excelled in scholarships, leadership, service, and character.


    Website: NHS

    Orchestra Club

    To support and promote the orchestra. Plan events and raise money for trips.

    President: Matthew ManockJennifer Hankerson
    Sponsor: Shana Roberts


  • Ping Pong Club

    To get students and loners to get out of their comfort zone and hang out with other people.

    President: Yasna Rezvani
    Sponsor: Debra Roumas


    To raise school spirit and support fall and winter sports.

    President: Kate Bornstein
    Sponsor: Kelsey Tomlinson


    Reading is Fundamental

    Our purpose is to aid and support people who are unable to afford writing utensils or books.

    President: Zachary Astrowsky
    Sponsor: Andrea Danis

    Rescue Relief AZ

    Rescue Relief Club's goal is to collect and direct monetary donations, so those who want to support their local animal shelters and are unaware as to how they can contribute are now presented with an easy way to accomplish this. While using our platform to help the community better understand the unfortunate circumstances present concerning vulnerable shelter animals, Rescue Relief will institute multiple fundraisers and gratefully accept donations through gofundme. Each of us as co-founders are extremely dedicated to this project and have demonstrated this through intensive research. We plan on documenting this journey to unite our community through a shared goal and to find a solution to this problem.

    President: Jenna DubnowKyle HoffmasterSophia KossAnnibelle Washburn
    Sponsor: Sharon Akin


    Smash Bros Club

    The Smash Bros club exclusively offers Chaparral students and faculty to play, learn, and compete in the Smash Bros Games.

    President: James Carnahan
    Sponsor: Jennifer Mireau


    Spanish Honors Society

    The mission of the Spanish Honor Society is to recognize the high achievement of high school students in the Spanish language and to foment a continuing interest in Hispanic culture and studies.

    President: Isabella Barone
    Sponsor: Susan Speirs

    Writing Club

    Learn about different ways to improve your writing, make money off oyur work, and improve your skills.

    President: Iulia Musat
    Sponsor: Ms. Hart





    Sponsor: Amazing Amy Bishop

    Team Teen

    Team Teen aims to give back to teens in low income areas to help make positive impact on teens life

    President: Blair Warner
    Sponsor: Van Do


    Tri-M Music Honors Society

    This is a club to appreciate and expand our knowledge on playing music, and to share music with others.

    President: Alexis Romney
    Sponsor: Shana Roberts

    Turning Point USA

    Turning Point USA’s mission is to educate students about the importance of fiscal responsibility, free markets, and limited government. TPUSA activists are the community organizers of the right.

    President: Dylan Marks


    To promote leadership, diversity, and understanding between students through discussion, dialogue and activities.

    President: Faith Secrest
    Sponsor: Jordan Ray

    Veterans Heritage Project

    The purpose of Veterans Heritage Project is to preserve the stories of veterans in order to honor their service to this great nation, as well as to develop a special curiosity and gratitude towards all those who serve.

    President: Drew Miller
    Sponsor: Steve Millam


    Yearbook/ Golden Embers

    Our goal is to get everyone in yearbook at least 3 times. We want everyone to be apart of capturing these special moments during the school year

    President: Maya Lane
    Sponsor: Micah Sandys