High School Clubs and Activities

club and activities

Get Involved in your Raider Nation!

* explore new interests * collaborate with your peers *

* help your school & community through service *

Visit advisors for more information.


Class Advisor

 9th Mrs. Whitman
 10th Mrs. Burnor and Mr. Martino
 11th Mrs. Davis and TBD
 12th A and B Mrs. Stagnitti and Mrs. Kurak
Club Name Grade level(s) Advisors Description
Adrenaline Junkies



Mrs. On'Neill

Mrs. Lippert-Doss
For the student who likes to participate in fun physical activities, crafty projects, cooking/baking and community service projects. Senior High students serve as mentors to the younger members.
Art Club 9-12 Mrs. Buneo For the student with a passion for the arts. Students create art by exploring other mediums that they are not exposed to in class. Students fund raise for an annual overnight trip and visiting artists.
Computer Club 7-8 Mrs. Kurak/Mrs.Blenis

Members of this club learn about Computer technology and how to use it appropriately. 

Drama Club  9-12

Ms. Emmerich

Ms. Miller

Members learn about drama production and perform a play for the community.

Future Business Leaders of America



Mr. Esposito

Mr. Smith

Members attend workshops and participate in local, state, and national competitions in various business and technology subjects. Community Service is a large part of this organization.  *National Organization*

Future Farmers of America
 6-12 Mrs. Burnor Learn about the agriculture industry and gain experience through field trips and hands-on activities. *National Organization*

Future Teachers of America
9-12 TBD The FTA mission is to provide opportunities for members to help others by serving as mentors and tutors. *National Organization*
GADD   Mrs. Stagnetti  
Graduation Advisors      
History Club 9-12 TBD The mission of History Club is to unite students through activities that allow them to explore different aspects of history.
Honors Program 9-12 Mr. Sean Dwyer

Mrs. Tucci
Students grades 9-12 with an overall average of 85 or higher are invited each fall to participate in the Honors Program. Requirements include research, presentations and community service. 
International Club 7-12 Mrs. Kolceski Members learn about other cultures and experience how they live.
Jazz Band   Mr. Button Members play in an instrumental group that explores the style of jazz music. 
Marching Band & Color Guard 7-12

Mr. Button

Assistant A: Mr. Buneo
Assistant B: Mrs. Stevens

Members represent the school in various parades.
Mathletics 7-12 Mrs. Blenis A good way to boost math grades and a fun way to spend extra time by competing against other schools. 
Musical 9-12

Mr. Buneo (Chief)

Assistants: Mr. Button and Crystal Miller

Students learn about and produce one musical a year. Rehearsals are usually between January and March with the performance in March. In addition to acting, singing, and dancing, students can work as stage managers in the areas of design and painting, costume and make-up design, pit band, lighting and tech crew. Students are encouraged to get their parents involved in helping out as well.
National Art Honor Society
10-12 Mrs. Palkovic Students are encouraged to beautify our world one brushstroke at a time by completing various community art service projects. *National Organization*
National Honor Society

9-12 A

9-12 B


Mrs. Tucci

Sean Dwyer

Mr. Dwyer and Ms. Miller

Students in grades 10-12 are chosen based on scholarship, leadership, service and character. Each fall students who qualify academically (89.5 or higher overall GPA) are invited to apply. NHS members make a difference in our school and community through service and other projects. *National Organization*
 National Junior Honor Society
 8-9  Mrs. Moshier

Mr. Brian Dwyer

Students in grades 8-9 are chosen based on scholarship, citizenship, leadership, service and character. Each fall students who qualify academically (89.5 or higher overall GPA) are invited to apply. JNHS members make a difference in our school and community. 
*National Organization*

Tri-Pine Online
9-12 Mrs. Burnor Students write articles, format, edit, and post to the website.
Students Against Destructive Decisions
9-12  Mrs. Stagnitti Members learn how to deal with destructive decisions by attending several workshops and events. *National Organization*
School Store
Garofalo's Garage
7-12 Mr. Esposito Student run store that sells supplies and Canastota apparel to students and staff.
Science Club



Mr. Sean Dwyer/Mrs. Tucci

Mr. Lubey

A good way to boost science grades and have fun while learning different things in all science fields.
Science Olympiad



Mrs. Stagnitti

Mr. Dwyer

Members explore various areas of science, from building robots and bridges to solving crime scenes, to testing their knowledge of the sciences. All the hard work culminates in a competition where members test their skills and knowledge. *National Organization*
Select Chorus 9-12 Mr. Buneo Singing group that performs specialized music at various school and community functions.
Ski Club 7-12 Mr. Grosso Skiing is a great way for students that are not involved in a winter sport to remain healthy and active during our long Central New York winters. Members will participate in 6 weekly trips to Toggenburg Mountain. Beginners are encouraged to join the club as free ski lessons are provided.
Student Government




Mr. Blenis

This is a governing body for students.
Technology Club 9-12 A Mr. Smith Members of this club learn about technology and how to use it appropriately. 
Weight Room Advisor 7-12 Mr. Van Slyke  





Mr. Smith


For students who are interested in creating the annual Toot  -our school's award winning yearbook.