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Academic Competition in Education (ACE)
ACE is an academic quiz competition for high school students in NW Arkansas. The academic competition program started in 1984 and is committed to promoting excellence in academics. Students compete in a range of 14 topics to encourage academic achievement, individual initiative, teamwork, good sportsmanship, and work ethic. Practices are held monthly in Mrs. Mitchell's room.
Art Club is a club for any student interested in the visual arts. Students are not required to currently be enrolled in an art class. There are no club dues. Art Club meets every Thursday after school 3:30-5:30pm.
The Book Club
The Book Club is open to all grades and for students who love to read. There is a monthly newsletter as well as a website on the High School Library Homepage. Regulations are established at the first meeting. Meetings are held in both A and B lunches. Books read so far are John Steinbeck’s East of Eden, Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, and Anthony Doerr’s All the Light We Cannot See. Book selection is based on member-vote and each member is given an individual copy to highlight and annotate.
Chess club is an avenue for students to play fun and friendly games of chess to practice and refine their chess playing skills. Chess club meets during both lunches on Wednesdays in Mr. Seaton's room.
A recognized career and technical student organization that "prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the globe." Membership is open to any student, grades 9-12, that is enrolled in or has taken a business related course. State and national dues totaling $13 are payable annually. Locally, the DECA chapter participates in a regional fall conference and state competitive events. Qualifying students have the opportunity to attend the national conference each spring.
Disc Golf Club
To promote the sport of disc golf within the school and the surrounding community and to develop or improve disc golf skills and friendly competition. Disc golf is a non-discriminatory sport that can be played by anyone for a lifetime. The club will promote a healthy, active, outdoor lifestyle with an emphasis on growing the sport and teaching others. No experience is needed, only a willingness to learn.
Meetings: The club will meet once a week in Mr. Whitley's class. Meetings will involve disc golf instruction, course development, maintenance, playing the PGHS course in different formats (singles, doubles, etc...), and tournament planning and promotion.
We will also work on course mapping and exploring other courses in NWA
Fees: You are not required to pay a fee in order to participate in the club; however, we will order bag tags, discs, and shirts that will have a cost affiliated and we will participate in tournaments that will require students to pay a fee if they wish to participate. You do not have to participate in tournaments to be a member of the club.
Equipment: It is recommended that each club member has their own disc(s). However, if a member does not have a disc, there will extras available that can be loaned.
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
FCA is a Christian sports ministry. FCA's mission is to present to athletes and coaches, and all whom they influence, the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, serving Him in their relationships and in the fellowship of the church. Its vision is to see the world impacted for Jesus Christ through the influence of coaches and athletes. You do not have to be an athlete to be a part of Prairie Grove FCA. All students are welcome to attend and be apart of our club. We meet during both lunches on the first Friday of each month and we have several other events and fun activities that we do throughout the school year.
FCCLA - Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America
Members are required to have taken or be enrolled in at least one semester of Family and Consumer Science. The membership dues are $15 every school year. As a club, we serve the community with volunteer work and charitable fundraisers. We also focus on building skills to be leaders in the home and workplace. Members can compete in STAR Events with a project that reaches a FACS topic: Leadership, Relationships, Housing, Clothing, Nutrition, Child Development or Resource Management.
Future Farmers of America
FFA formally known as the Future Farmers of America is an integral part of the agricultural classes. Students can participate in the 8th – 12th grades as long as they are in an agricultural class to be a member of the FFA. Yearly dues are paid to be eligible to participate in FFA activities. The FFA participates is a variety of events at the local, state, and national level in areas of leadership development, competitive judging events, and livestock showing. The Prairie Grove FFA strives to emphasized hard work ethics and community service through its many events.
Junior Bank Board
JBB is a business and banking organization that is co-sponsored by Arvest Bank. Arvest hosts monthly breakfast meetings with programs on car loans, credit cards, checking accounts, and other related topics. Additionally, students participate in a day of activities with Arvest representatives and travel to the Federal Reserve Bank or Bureau of Engraving. This organization is primarily for students interested in a career in business (including banking) or those interested improving their understanding of personal finance. Membership is by application only and is limited to around 15 members each year. Members are selected from junior and senior applicants based on a written application and teacher recommendations.
National Honor Society
National Honor Society is a club designed to create an enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulate a desire to render service, to promote worthy leadership and to encourage the development of character in the students of Prairie Grove High School. Link to NHS Constitution - HERE
PG Young Democrats
PGYDs aims to grow the political and civil awareness of young people to advocate for progressive issues, and train the next generation of progressive leaders. PGYDs is affiliated with the Young Democrats of America, which founded in 1932, is currently the largest partisan, youth-led political organization in America. Meetings are held monthly in Mr. Seaton's room 116.
PG Quiz Bowl is a Triple A sanctioned academic competition through the Arkansas Governor's Quiz Bowl Association (AGQBA). The goal of Quiz Bowl is to promote academic team competition at various education levels for student knowledge and various content areas. Quiz Bowl started in Arkansas in 1985, and has now grown to nearly every school in the state. Quiz bowl matches consist of four rounds of toss-up, team choice, and bonus categories of varied questions and categories for students to display their knowledge and skill mastery using buzzers. Practices are held weekly in Mrs. Mitchell's room.
SCLA - The Supreme Council of Library Associates.
Community Service students who volunteer in the High School Library for one class period. Community Service is available only to seniors. Students meet monthly to discuss needs of the library. Students must maintain A/B grades and be helpful to both students and teachers.