Cocopah Middle School's clubs are a fantastic way for students to connect with classmates over common topics of interest or to pursue something new. Club participation enriches the Cocopah learning experience!
Art Club is a safe space for students to come after school and explore their creativity further. We will be completing student-led projects of their choice. We may also be collaborating with other clubs or activities on campus. Students do not have to come to all meetings, they are welcome to come to any and all that they can! Art Club meets on Tuesdays after school from 2:30-3:30pm. First semester dates: 9/27, 10/25, 11/8, 11/21 (Monday meeting), 12/13.
Sponsor: Allison Moyers
Band Club is a leadership organization dedicated to supporting all band activities. It is led by our Band Council, which consists of President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer, Librarian and grade-level representatives. Band Club meets once a week on Monday at 2:30 - 3:30. Band Club is led by Cocopah Middle School’s Director of Bands.
Sponsor: Charles Curry
Cocopah Drama Club is a student-run club that provides an after-school opportunity for students to participate in supervised creative dramatic activities. Students share in different aspects of theatre, including improvisational skits, games, script writing, and performing scenes. The Drama Club also supports school musicals and plays through fundraisers and other activities. The club meets after school on Thursday from 2:30 - 3:30.
Sponsor: Tristin Miller
GSA is a club for LGBTQ+ students and friends. GSA is a welcoming place where students work to create safe spaces, talk about various school issues, discuss current events, literature and other media, and develop support networks. The club meets every Wednesday from 2:30-3:30 p.m.; everyone is welcome, no commitment.
Sponsor: Laynee Langner
Students in need of a quiet place to complete assignments after school may join Homework Haven, from 2:20-3:30 p.m. Monday - Thursday in C201 and C202. NJHS students are available for one-on-one assistance. Early release days are excluded.
Jazz Choir is an after-school, audition-based club for 7th and 8th grade choir students who want to further enrich their lives with music. The students have input on the style of music they learn and are the ambassadors of our school’s choir program. Jazz Choir performances include sporting events, private holiday parties, and community and school events. The club meets Fridays from 2:30 - 3:30.
Sponsor: Mimi Borders
National Junior Honor Society
National Junior Honor Society is an academic service organization. Students are invited to join at the end of 7th grade based on scholarship, leadership, citizenship, character, and service. Throughout the year, we undertake many service projects to help our campus, the community, and the world.
Sponsor: Matthew Dougall
No Place For Hate
Nationally recognized No Place For Hate is facilitated by Cocopah Middle School’s Student Council. The ADL-sponsored organization helps us form an inclusive, on-campus environment that celebrates the uniqueness of our entire student body and teaches us how to celebrate global diversity and acceptance of others.
Sponsor: Sandra Flayton
Orchestra Club supports orchestra classes and provides another opportunity, in addition to class, for students to play string instruments.
Sponsor: Shana Roberts
Percussion Club is a group of students that meets once a week, after school. The percussionists prepare arrangements specifically arranged for the club and perform concerts with the Cocopah bands throughout the year. The Percussion Club is led by a local professional musician and solo performer. Percussion Club meets Tuesdays after school from 2:30 - 3:30.
Sponsor: Sean Mireau
First Lego League is a competitive club where club members build and code robots and research and develop a project to compete in the First Lego League competition in December. Our robotics club meets Thursdays in the fall from 2:30-4:00. There is a charge for this club to cover the costs of competition in the First Lego League. The spring semester of Robotics Club is open to all students who wish to learn about Lego and other types of robots and how to build and code them. Robotics Club meets on Thursdays from 2:30-3:30 from January to April.
Sponsor: Marcia DeMuro
Cocopah Middle School’s Student Council gives students the opportunity to represent our school on and off campus, engaging in social, educational and community service activities. Taking into consideration the pillars of character, the organization, in partnership with the administration, is involved in the overall goal of creating a safe and enjoyable campus for the entire student body.
Sponsor: Sandra Flayton