Clubs

  • 1st Priority

    Sponsor:  Kristen MacDonald & Leigh McCutchen

    A student-led club that is focused on outreach, with a plan to incorporate students who are reached at school into local churches. First Priority meets to help Christian students understand how to share the gospel, overcome their fear of sharing, preparing their personal faith story, and engaging their peers in with the gospel.

    Meets: Every Tuesday, 1st half of lunch, Room F222

    Academic Club

    Sponsor:  Janie Johnson

    Academic Team – Competes in Quiz Bowl Tournaments.  Quiz Bowl is a fast-paced buzzer competition in which teams of four players compete to answer questions that cover academic subjects like literature, science, history, and math as well as the broader world of popular culture and current events. 

    Meets 3rd period daily

    American Sign Language - ASL

    Sponsor:  Jessica Taylor

    The purpose the ASL club is to facilitate student learning of American Sign Language. We will explore, practice and learn basic ASL skills, as well as Deaf culture, in club meetings. The club seeks to provide members an opportunity to discover, apply and investigate American Sign Language in a casual, fun and creative setting.

    Meets: Every other Thursday after school (3:30 - 4:30)

    Art Club

    Sponsor:  April Grooms & Jessica Taylor               

    ACT Club (ACT Prep)

    Sponsor: Kat Ray                              

    Beta Club

    Sponsor: Glenna McLeod, Miranda Gramling and Paige Caldwell

    The purpose of The National Beta Club shall be to promote the ideals of character, service and leadership among secondary school students, to reward meritorious academic achievement and to encourage and assist students in continuing their education after high school.  The National Beta Club, a student-centered organization, continually develops and nurtures individuals by providing opportunities and experiences enabling them to demonstrate the ideals of character, achievement, service and leadership in a global community.  Membership is by invitation only during the fall semester of a student’s sophomore, junior or senior year.  Students must have a 3.75 weighted GPA and excellent character.

    Meets: Twice a semester during the lunch in the auditorium.  Dates are announced through Remind.

    Best Buddies

    Sponsor: Mrs. Shipman

    The mission is to pair students from the general population in one to one friendships with students with IDD.  

    Meets:  Thursday's during lunch in room N119 including activities once a month outside of school.

    Book Club

    Sponsors:  Ann Nored & Dana Hix

    Book club meets the first Thursday of every month, during the first half of lunch, in the library.  Students select from 5 book options.  Each month a discussion is led on the book selection, and then a selection is made for the next month.  Meetings are student led.

    The WCHS Book Club meets the first Thursday of every month, during the first half of lunch.

    DECA

    Sponsor:  Jennifer Allen

    DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.

    Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)

    Sponsors: Malissa Pitts

    FCCLA is a service organization for Family & Consumer Sciences Classes. FCCLA is an effective organization that empowers students to become leaders by addressing personal, family, work and societal issues through family and consumer science education.

    Meets:  1st Tuesday of the Monday, and 3rd Tuesday of the month for crafting

    Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

    Sponsor: Tammy Gose & Daniel Booher

    Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is the largest career student business organization in the world. Each year, FBLAL helps over 230,000 members prepare for careers in business. FBLA-PBL’s mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. FBLA-PBL’s programs focus on:  Leadership Development, Academic Competitions, Educational Programs, Membership Benefits, Community Service, and Awards & Recognition.

    Meets:  Wednesday's during the 1st half of lunch.

    FCA

    Sponsor: Jonathan and Summer Milewski

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is touching millions of lives. . .  one heart at a time.  Since 1954, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes has been challenging coaches and athletes on the professional, college, high school, junior high and youth levels to use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ.  FCA focuses on serving local communities by equipping, empowering and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ.

    Meets:  Every Friday in S111

    Future Farmers of America (FFA)

    Sponsor: Benny McDonald, Bonnie Holman & Matthew Farris

    The FFA is a national organization where members can participate in local, state, and national FFA activities. FFA is a club that teaches life skills, leadership, public speaking skills, and so much more.

    French Club

    Sponsor: Carmen Ionita

    Le Club de Français  is designed to get  involved students  who are studying French at WCHS  to further explore the cultural aspects of the French-speaking world. It also provides students an opportunity to participate in activities that cannot be  done in class. Possible activities that could take place are various holiday celebrations, food tastings, picnics, and games.   

    Meets:  Le Club de Français will usually meet 1-2 Thursday(s) per month at 12:05 (during lunch) in Madame Ionita’s Room - F 111.

    Friends of Rachel

    Sponsor: Amanda Roshon, Janie Johnson & Amy Grant

    Gamers

    Sponsor: Ann Nored

    Gamers Club is a group of students who enjoy many types of gaming, from competitive card games like Magic: The Gathering to classic video games.  Some events we have are Magic: The Gathering Tournaments, video game marathons, console and PC games. 

    Meets:  Mondays from 3:30-5:00 in the Library.

    German Club

    Sponsor:  Sarah Richards

    German Club is a place where students can connect and extend their learning of the German language and culture, and where students can serve our community in a positive way.  Germany is very conscientious about keeping the environment clean through recycling, so the German Club is doing their part at Wilson Central to do the same by helping recycle plastic bottles throughout the school. German Club is also a place to have fun together by playing German games, eating German foods, and doing other things together. 

    Meets:  Every Wendesday's during the 1st 1/2 of lunch in room W110

    HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America)

    Sponsor: Lawrence, McLeish, Vaught, Allison, Hawkes

    HOSA is 100% Health Care.  The mission of HOSA is to enhance the delivery of compassionate, quality health care by providing opportunities for knowledge, skill and leadership development of all health science technology education students, therefore, helping students to meet the needs of the health care community.

    Meets: 1st and 3rd Wednedays in N201.

    International Thespians Society

    To become a member of Thespian Troupe 6578 applicants must have a minimum of 10 points earned in a theatrical production.  Participation in at least two Main Stage productions a year, attend 55%+ of the meetings during the school year, and work in at least one summer shop clean out or theatre camp, to be INVITED into troupe 6578.  Invitee must pay all dues before the scheduled induction date in the spring.  All Senior inductees must Oslo be members in good standing to receive cords/honors for graduation. All Thespian Members must participate in a MINIMUM of three (3) Theatre Department Productions. Including but not limited to - Improv Show, Talent Show, Fall Musical, Winter Play, Spring Musical, Evening with the Arts​Members must maintain a  minimum of 15 hours of "work" days a month. Including (2) Two - 2 hour Saturday work sessions for EACH production. Members must submit point sheets to the Vice President every month. Not maintaining points will result in probation period. Should members fail to maintain points expulsion from Thespian Society will result in loss of all privileges and honor cords for graduation. All members are required to purchase a club t shirt at the beginning of the year for yearbook photos.

    Sponsor: Kat Ray

    Mental Outreach Club

    Sponser:  Danna Sims

    Meets:  Wendesday's 2nd 1/2 of lunch

    Model United Nations

    Sponser:  Abby Countryman & Daniel Wild

    Model Un is a international studies/debate club. Students research other countries and take on the role of a specific country to discuss international foreign affairs. We role play a United Nations committee session to come up with resolutions for international problems. 

    Meets:  Thursday's during 1st half of lunch and various Friday's and Saturdays

    Movie Club

    Sponser:  Nicole Ball

    Model Un is a international studies/debate club. Students research other countries and take on the role of a specific country to discuss international foreign affairs. We role play a United Nations committee session to come up with resolutions for international problems. 

    Meets:  Thursday's during 1st half of lunch and various Friday's and Saturdays

    Mt. Juliet Police Explorer Post 465

    Sponsor: Officer Christensen

    Navy JROTC

    Master Chief John Ferguson & Commander Case 

    Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) is a character education program established in public law. It is a partnership between the United States Navy and Wilson County Schools. The objectives are to instill in students the value of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment. 

    National Honor Society - NHS

    Sponsor:  Lanita Harris & Shelby Rich

    NHS is a service club (invitation only) for juniors and seniors with a GPA of 3.85 or higher, history of community service, and positive teacher recommendations.  The club takes part in service projects throughout the year, and members perform a required 10 hours of community service each semester.

    Meets:  On Thursday's during the 1st 1/2 of lunch in the aduitorium.  

    Pop Culture Club

    Sponsor:  Ann Nored

    The purpose of the Anime & Manga Club is to promote the various aspects of Japanese media, and to provide a forum for the discussion and appreciation thereof. Club meetings consist of viewing anime movies, drawing, and activities. Manga is the Japanese word for comics and print cartoons. Outside of Japan, it usually refers specifically to Japanese comics. Popular manga series are often adapted into anime movies once a market interest has been established. Our library purchases manga books, but only ones that have acceptable ratings. Manga Club meets every Monday after school 3:30-4:30 pm in the library.

    ProStart

    Sponsor:  Nicole Roning & Jeremy Jernigan

    ProStart is a two-year career and technical education program that focuses on teaching culinary arts and resturant managements skills. 

    SKILLS USA

    Sponsor:  Nicole Roning, Jeremy Jernigan, Ronnie Todd and Marlene Benedict

    SkillsUSA is a student organization for Trade and Industry classes. These include culinary arts, criminal justice, drafting, robotics, audio video, and automotive. SkillsUSA builds leadership skills and offers post-secondary opportunities for students through competitions.

    Meets:  Every Friday during lunch in F102

    Spanish Club

    Sponsor: Denise Mitchell & Shannon Bentley

     The mission of the WCHS Spanish Club is to help create understanding and promote enthusiasm for the various aspects of Spanish-speaking cultures and language.

    Students do not need to be in Spanish class or speak Spanish to join the Spanish Club! Membership is open to any student who wishes to learn more about the Spanish language and Spanish-speaking cultures.

    Meets:  Meetings will be held in room F107 the first Thursday of every month. There is a one-time $3.00 fee to help cover expenses of the club. 

    Sports Information Department

    Sponsor:  Doc Holladay

    Student Council

    Sponsor:  Shannon Carney, Jordan Simpkins, Kristen MacDonald & Janie Johnson

    Student Council is an organization of students that work for the general welfare of the school by promoting school morale, spirit and cooperation between the student body, the faculty and administration.

    Meets: On alternating days per week.  Wednesdays in the morning and Mondays are at 6pm.  

    WC Swim Team

    Sponsor: Lanita Harris

    The WC Swim Club practices at the Jimmy Floyd Center from September through February.  The team competes against high school teams both in Wilson County and across the region.  Swimmers are taught the four competition strokes before meets begin in October.  Swimmers can qualify for Regional and State competitions in individual events as well as relays. 

    Wildcat Hospitality Club

    Sponsor:  Melissa Prince

    The Wildcat Hospitality Club welcomes all new students to the building throughout the year.

    Yearbook

    Sponsor: Janie Johnson