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SPRING 2018


CLUB NAME: ROOM #: DAY OF WEEK: ADVISOR: MISSION:
Alex's Lemonade Club H216 Monday Mrs. Boyd To raise awarness of childhood cancer, and support children affected with cancer.
Ambassador’s Club H122 Tuesday Mr. Blanck To plan, organize, and coordinate Career Day
AP Pals I305 Friday Ms. Bautista-Nicholas Raise money and provide scholarships for students taking AP test. To offer tutoring to students, from their peers
Baha’i Unity Club Humanities Center Monday Mrs. Barraza To teach people about the principles of the Bahai faith and unite people of every gender, religion, and race.
Bee Aware L109 Tuesday Mr. Parker To fundraise and inform others of the issues with bees like endangerment.
Black Student Union (BSU) I203 Tuesday Mr.Russell To discuss important issues and topics that pertain to the community.
Books and Birthday Boxes L105 Thursday Mrs. Collins To fundraise so we can gather gifts for homeless youth and to bring awareness of homeless youths
Building Homies H218 Thursday Mr. Gottlieb To do community service and raise money to help us go do community service elsewhere
Building Bridges Club B106 Friday Mr. Barron Provide a safe environment to talk about social justice issues and give students a voice in the modern political era
Business and Finance Club I113 Wednesday Ms. Löfstedt Tp create knowledgeable investors and reinforce the agenda of America
Calligraphy and Art History A105 Monday Mrs.Urquhart To provide a creative space for students and provide relief from the stressful school enviorment.
Care to Cuddle E117 Friday Mr. Kim To spread positive energy and inspire young children who are sick or in rough situations and provide stuffed animals to support/boost morale of the children in need
Career Club H119 Monday Mrs.Pulido To educate students about career possibilities after high school and college.
CBS Reality TV Shows L110 Monday Mrs.Yumori To talk about and analyze CBS reality tv shows.
Chess Club B202 Monday Mrs. Salumbides To promote the game of chess as well as educate students about it
Christian Club I317 Thursday Ms. Macwan Provide a community for fellow Christians and to allow our faith to grow stronger and inspire each other
Circle of Friends TBD Every week day Mrs.Lee To promote kindness and create friendships with disabled students.
Code Crackers L110 Friday Ms. Yumori  To promote coding-Intro to Javascript- and promote intro to engineering
Comedy Club I301 Monday Mr. Henderson Promote satire magazines to students and voice opinions of schooling and life in a comedic manner (provide a safe place)
DCC Hip Hop Dance Room Wednesday Mrs.Tanuy To represent the dance and and hip hop community for all dancers.
Education Foundation Club B208 Thursday Mr. Barraza To promote and fundraiser for the Education Foundation
El Salvador's Angels L206 Wednesday Mr. Gutierrez To fundraise for the homeless children in El Salvador, and learn more about the culture / living conditions
Feminist Club L207 Friday Mrs. Cox To educate students about the struggles women face internationally and to provide a safe space and sense of unity for women & feminists on campus
Free 2 Be Me L104 Thursday Ms. Chapman Raise money for the Free to be Me organization and to raise awareness for people with down syndrome and recruit more volunteers
Free The Children L207 Tuesday Ms. Cox To raise awareness & interest in global issues that kids in different third world countries face with special attention to purchasing books at a school in Tanzania
Future In Medicine I111 Thursday Ms. Song To reach out to students aiming to have a career in medicine and to provide information regarding the different fields. Also to bring in doctors to answer questions and share experiences
Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) B106 Wednesday Mr. Barron To provide a safe space at Samohi for those in the LGBTQ community
Get Lit H122 Thursday Ms. Orgill To provide a free and safe space for for students to share their poetry and to help students learn about well-known poets
Gift of Mobility Club H121 Tuesday Mr. Lee To raise money for those in need who cannot afford their own wheelchairs
Girl Up I311 Monday Ms. Forrer  To fundraise for underprivileged girls and women and to advocate for gender equality in less developed countries
Girls Learn International B208 Tuesday Mr. Barraza To support the empowerment of girls access to education
Give a Life L207 Thursday Mrs. Cox To raise funds and help support children in India with the disease with agamaglobulinemia
Golf Club I223 Friday Mrs. Snyder For both boys & girls golf team to have a place to meet while not in season and raise awareness about the sport so more people are interested
H House Advisory L205 Monday Ms.Kariya To assist in house activities and help out in the H house community.
Hands That Give, Receive  H119 Monday Mr. Hobkirk To raise money to help poor children with cancer who are unable to afford it and accept donations of books, clothing, shoes, toys, etc. for children with cancer in Ecuador 
Heal the Bay I107 Tuesday Ms. Gaida To educate students and encourage environmental awareness
Help Give Hope Club E117 Thursday Mr.Kim To ensure that homeless people in Santa Monica are supported and cared for.
Help the Hungry Club I303 Thursday Mr. Khem To donate our time and/or provide help to non-profit organizations dedicated to feeding the hungry and to raise awareness of the approx. 21,000 people who die due to hunger everyday
Immersion Club H206 Friday Mr. Acker Help raise more awareness to what immersion is and to raise money for our Edison graduation
Immersion Student Council I305 Friday Ms. Bautista-Nicholas To unite the Immersion program throughout Edison, JAMS, and Samohi and to plan & fundraise for Immersion events
International Club B106 Tuesday Mr. Barron To have a place for int'l kids to talk and hangout with eachother with similar experiences moving to another country, deal with being homesick, and findding others from the same home country
International Relations H204 Tuesday Mr. Acker Anaylze important issues of all parts of the world and broaden students’ overall scope of understandings to help form original opinions on the world 
Irish Club I305 Tuesday Ms. Bautista-Nicholas To share the rich history and culture of Ireland
Japanese National Honor Society L205 Monday Ms. Kariya To assist students interested in learning Japanese and to recognize the high achievements in Japanese by students in high school
Junior State of America L104 Monday Mrs. Chapman To promote interests and healthy disscusions of politics and current events.
Junior Steering H122 Tuesday Ms. Orgill Raise money/spirit for our junior class and to help students prepare for the next years ahead
Kid's Hospital Club H119 Tuesday Mr.Hobkirk To help kids with medical needs feel better in their situation.
Korean Culture Club I305 Tuesday Mr.Khem To learn about different cultures from countries around the world.
La Sociedad I305 Thursday Ms. Bautista To improve the lives of children in their communities
Latinos Unidos I309 Thursday Ms. Mireles To show our pride of Latin American culture & it's importance and so other students enjoy and learnn about our culture with us
M House Advisory I109 Monday Ms. Starokchak To plan and participate in house events. Support the M House community
Make-A-Wish Club L104 Wednesday Ms. Chapman To fundraise for a Make-A-Wish child and promote awareness to childhood cancer
Meditative Coloring H218 Monday Mr. Gottlieb To provide a stress realiving, calming activity that is open to all.
Model United Nations H202 Tuesdays-Afterschool  Mrs. Karyodi To advance knowledge of the world and develop speaking, debate, and writing skills for college
Multi-Cultural Cooking Club/Outdoors Club B206 Wednesday Mr Patanaude Encourage student's love and interest for the cuisines of the world. Promote outdoors activities and excite students to spend less time indoors
Music Mentors H102 Wednesday Mr. Contreras Raise money as well as give musical aid to public school music programs. We want all students regardless of background to have an opportunity to pursue music. We want to offer free lessons and help to those who may not afford it
Opportunity for Education E213 Friday Mrs.Gramala To raise money to build schools and wells in Ethiopia and spread awarness about educational barriers.
Paws For A Cause L110 Friday Ms. Yumori To raise money about the exploitation of animals and to raise money for endangered species.
Photography Club A102 Wednesday Mr. Ledford To give students the opportunity to meet peers who share their interest in photography and to give students a creative space to collaborate and improve their skills
Political Activism L207 Monday Ms. Cox To allow students to band together and affect decisions in local government and give them a platform to respectfully discuss & raise money for non-profit political organizations.
Rainbow Rights L101 Monday Ms. Shore Working to provide safe, positive, and comfortable environments and opportunities for LGBTQ+ homeless youth in Los Angeles and raise money & educate people about LGBTQ+ topics  
Reaching Bigger Goals College & Career Center Tuesday Mr. Flores To strengthen the college going culture at Samohi through senior-freshmen mentor ship in AVID classes
Real Talk I107 Monday Mrs.Gaida To talk about issues regarding today and our future.
Red Cross Club H217 Tuesday Ms. Smith To provide the school the opportunity to make a meaningful impact through the Red Cross Organization and hold blood drives, fundraising events, emergency preparedness presentations etc.
Republican Student Body (RSB) E101 Tuesday Mr. Alvarado Uphold the entire U.S Constitution and establish a conservative voice at Santa Monica High School
S House Advisory  L103 Monday Ms. Louria  Assist in house advisories and help out the house community
Samo Clay A013 Thursday Mrs.Gutierrez To raise money for the ceramics class and provide more time for art.
Samohi Competitive Speech Team HC Thursday Mrs. Barraza Participate in local competitive speech competitions and improve the public speaking skills and confidence of all members
Samohi Literary Magazines (Lazy Dayz) L206 Monday Mr. Gutierrez Provide a creative space for students and a platform to showcase their work
Samohi Rotary Club I223 Thursday Ms. Snyder For community service and to influence engineering/spanish students to continue after high school
Samohi Solar Alliance H208 Tuesday Mr. Rupprecht Create a more environmentally friendly campus and to educate our community about sustainability and solar
Samohi Coding Club L113 Tuesday Ms.Lee To teach and build coding skills in a friendly all-level enviorment.
Senior Steering B100 Wednesday Ms. Golden Fundraise for the senior class and to get feedback
Sight Learning Club L109 Tuesday Mr. Parker To collect used prescription eyeglases to donate to students in third world countries.
Smash Club I303 Friday Mr. Khem To have fun playing/discusing a game we all enjoy and to make friends with each other  have nice conversations
Soccer Collective H215 Thursday Mr. Chapman To analyze and discuss the best soccer leagues around the world.
Sophomore Steering L101 Wednesday Ms. Shore To give sophomore students a voice in decisions about our grade and to inspire students to make a difference in the SAMO community
Soup Club A101 Tuesday Ms. Fisher To connect students to their community by giving back and to provide student services to those in need
Spanish National Honor Society L201 Monday Ms. Wethern  Join to promote the Spanish community! Spread awareness of our culture
Sports Medicine Club N-101 AT Room Friday Mr. Watters To promote the Athletic trainers profession and educate in the fields of human sciences and emergency medicine
Star Wars Club H120 Monday Mr. Blanck Discuss current Star Wars topics and theorize about upcoming Star Wars events
Support Children of America L206 Thursday Mr. Gutierrez Enable students to volunteer at the boys and girls club and to fundraise for underpriviledged children
SWENext Club L208 Wednesday Nancy Wei "Society of Women Engineers" To expose a diverse community of students to professional and academic opportunities in engineering or connecting with professionals in STEM fields
Team Marine I215 Monday & Wednesday Mr. Kay To promote sustainability and help make everything more green.
TED Club H121 Wednesday Mr. Lee To help provide public speaking opportunities in a positive enviorment and making or watching TED talks.
The Crafting Center I223 Tuesday Ms. Snyder Let students express their creativity & make their ideas happen and to help organizations by donating money/crafts
The Given Limb H100 Friday Mr. Marken To improve the lives of individuals with amputations or diminished use of their limbs and to impact the community & help others in need
Tri-M-Music Honor Society M101 Friday Mr. Aiello Offer leadership & community performance opportunities with a strong passion for music. To provide resources & support for students to excel at music through lessons & volunteering
UNICEF Club I213 Wednesday Mrs. Reyes UNICEF club partners with the U.S. fund for UNICEF to educate, advocate, and fundraise - work that is vital to UNICEF’s ability to save children in need in 190 countries around the globe
Visual Arts League A103 Monday Ms. Bouse Raise money for the art department and assist future/current AP Art students with their portfolios
We Talk Sports Club H203 Tuesday & Friday Ms. Schwartz Encourage debate and discussion of current sports topics. Build a sense of camaraderie and community amongst a group of students
Young Armed Forces Society (YAFS) I109 Thursday Mr. Parker To educate in careers in the armed forces and in U.S. military history
Youth and Government  H201 Tuesday Mr.Escalera To inform students of youth & govenment and political debates.
Youth Engineering Club I223 Monday Mrs. Snyder We compete in the Rube Goldberg Challenge every year



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