Clubs

Sir Winston Churchill High School provides students with many opportunities to express and develop themselves. The types of clubs range from sports-related clubs such as Table Tennis Club to academic-oriented clubs such as Math Club. It is never too late to join a club and discover your interests or hidden talents. If you are a member of a club and it is not listed, please feel free to add a description. Any club activities are also more than welcome to be featured in “In the Spotlight”.

Below is the list of the clubs:

1.      Anime Club

Are you interested in Anime? Do you want to share your passion with other people? Join Anime Club and discuss about the world of Anime with other Churchillians!

Meeting Times

Wednesdays in Room 214

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Curtis Petrie

2.      Badminton Club

Do you want to brush up your skills in badminton? Ever wished to get an opportunity to play badminton? Join Badminton club and play badminton with other people!

Meeting Times

Fridays in the main gym from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Alex Hung

3.      Biology Club

Are you curious about the world of biology? Do you wish to learn more about living organisms? Come to Biology Club and have fun while learning biology!

Meeting Times

Wednesdays in Room 215 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. J. Pickering

4.      Christian Life Club

Join the Christian Life Club for prayer and exploration of the Bible. Come to the worship evenings in the Theatre after school.

Meeting Times

Alternating Mondays Thursdays in Room 229 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Coburn

5.      Citizens of Churchill

Do you remember when you were a new student at SWC? The whole world seemed to have changed, and for some of us, it is scary. Join Citizens of Churchill and help make new students feel welcome at SWC!

Meeting Times

Wednesdays in Room 121 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Mrs. Kim Alladin

6.      Climbing Club

Do you like to do something adventurous? You should try climbing! Join the Climbing Club and mount walls!

Meeting Times

Wednesdays or Thursdays

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Tara Morice and Ms. Jennifer Pickering

7.      Debate and Speech Club

Are you interested in public speaking? Do you like to discuss topics with others? Join Debate and Speech Club and practice the art of public speaking!

Meeting Times

Debate Club meets on Tuesdays in room 242 after school

Speech Club meets on Mondays in room 243 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Nancy Rehder, Mr. Terry Kinsella, Mr. Curtis Petrie, Mrs. Leanne Simpson-Cole

8.      Earth Club

Concerned about the environment? Do you want to take action but cannot figure out where to start? Join Earth Club and help save the environment!

Meeting Times

Tuesdays in Room 223 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Nickell

9.      Garden Club

Do you like to grow plants? Have you ever wanted to maintain your own garden? Learn the skills of gardening in Garden Club, and grow flowers and vegetables!

Meeting Times

Mondays and Thursday at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Fulwiler and Ms. Borchert

10.  German Club

Do you wish to learn about the German culture? Join German Club and learn German skills! You do not need to have any German language skills to join.

Meeting Times

Mondays in Room 227 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Aline Moes

11.  Knitting Club

Are you a knitter who wants more practice? Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit? Join the knitting club so that you can practice the art!

Meeting Times

Mondays in Room 215 at lunch

Teacher Sponsor:

Ms. Jennifer Pickering

12.  Math Club and Contests

Do you like math? Do you want to participate in math contests? If yes, come to the Math Club, and learn more about the exciting world of mathematics and the different math Olympiads!

Meeting Times

Mondays in Room 233 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors

Mr. Barry Davidoff, Ms. Shelina Kassam

13.  Model United Nations

Are you interested in the functioning of the UN? Do you wonder how nations interact during conferences? Join the Model UN Club and see what a delegate does during a UN conference!

Meeting Times

Thursday in Room 121 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Kevin Gilchrist, Mr. David MacGregor and Ms. Corinna Dootjes

14.  Physics Club

Do you ponder about the universe? Have you ever questioned why things behave the way they do? Join Physics Club and learn more about the intriguing world of physics!

Meeting Times

Tuesdays at lunch in R1

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Horne and Ms. Sparks

15.  Right To Learn

Do you wish to bring a change in the world? Do you want to help the less fortunate? Join Right to Learn and function as a group of youth under the charity Free the Children!

Meeting Times

Tuesdays in Room 233 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. L. Held, Ms. M. McKillop and Ms. E. Ohama

16.  Robotics Club

Do you wish to know how to make a robot? How about actually building a robot and participating in a robotics competition? Join Robotics Club and learn about the world of robots!

Meeting Times

To be announced

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Spademan and Mr. Jacobs

17.  Science Café

Do you like to connect science to daily lives? Join Science Café and participate in scientific discussions with your peers and teachers!

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Nickell and Ms. Rehder

18.  Science Olympics

Do you like applying science in real life scenarios? If yes, Science Olympics is for you! Teams, consisting of five members, compete against each other to go to the Chevron Science Olympics, SET Challenge, or the APEGGA Science Olympics.

Meeting Times

Thursdays after school in the cafeteria

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Fitzner and Mr. Makar

19.  Stock Market Club

Ever wished to be a part of the world of stock market? Do you want to manage your own stocks and learn more about stock market? Participate in Stock Market Club, join tournaments, and have fun with the stock market!

Teacher Sponsors:

Mr. Spademan

20.  Student Leadership

Are you a leader or wish to improve on your leadership skills? Do you like to organize events? Join the Student Leadership Club and organize events such as Churchill’s Idol and Churchill’s Got Talent!

Meeting Times

Tuesday and Thursday before school

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Martin and Ms. Boissonault

21.  Table Tennis Club

Always wanted to play table tennis, but never found the opportunity? Join the club and play recreational or competitive table tennis with your friends! Ball, paddles, and table are provided.

Meeting Times

Mondays and Wednesdays in the auxiliary gym at lunch.

Teacher Sponsor:

Mr. Giannoutsos

22.  Yearbook

Do you like practicing photography? Do you have writing skills? Do you want to contribute to the school? Join the Yearbook Club!

Meeting Times

Mondays in Room 207 at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Lorrane Chung, Mrs. Amy Hancsicsak, Ms. Karen Davis, and Ms. Anna Luu

23.  Yoga Club

Do you want to be fit? Did you wish to learn yoga? Come to Yoga Club and discover the art of yoga!

Meeting Times

Wednesdays in the staff room from 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Aline Moes

24.  Youth Volunteer Corps

Do you like to contribute to your community? With over 300 members, the Youth Central Corps (YVC) volunteers at events that are focused on social issues such as poverty, heart diseases, and hunger. They volunteer with non-profit organizations and at school. Some of these projects are the SWC Debate Tournament, Cards for Cure, and Salvation Army.

Meeting Times

Every second Thursday in the theatre at lunch

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Groen, Ms. Lee, Ms. Hill, Ms. Price

25. ELL Conversation Club

Meeting Times

Mondays, Room 111

ELL Conversation Club is designed to provide a relaxed, friendly and fun environment for ELL learners to practice their English speaking and listening skills. With the help of one or two student volunteers, learners discuss various topics of their interest within small groups. We provide an enjoyable social setting for students who face difficulties adapting to the school community. Other fun activities such as games, movies, and festival celebrations will also be incorporated to enhance our appreciation towards different multicultural elements. Weekly meetings on Mondays in Room 111. Please talk to Scarlett C. or  Ms.Dootjes for more information.

Teacher Sponsors:

Ms. Dootjes

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