Clubs & Extracurricular Activities
- Art Club
- Best Buddies
- Campus Ministry
- Chess Club
- CrossRoads (Music Ministry)
- Dance Company
- Film Club
- French Club
- Freshman Forum
- Italian Club
- Junior Classical League
Partnering with the Broward Children’s Center, Best Buddies builds one-to-one friendships for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities while giving our students leadership development and integrated employment opportunities.
Mrs. Maureen Davis
The Chess Club aims to improve critical thinking skills, build camaraderie, and master the game of Chess, a universal game of strategy. Check your skills and meet some mates.
Mr. Ron Wohlert
Vocalists, musicians/instrumentalists, and composers call others to witness Christ through their humble performances at various liturgies and community events throughout the year.
Mr. Michael McCormack
Our competitive and performance-based dance company consists of well-trained dancers with opportunities to continue their passion during and after school hours. Our students may sign up for elective courses in Dance Techniques and Choreography to strengthen their competitive edge. Dancers who remain in the Dance Company through their Senior year have the opportunity to be inducted into the National Honor Society for Dance Arts.
Ms. Maria Virginio
As students discover the rich culture within the French-speaking world, they explore its diversity and participate in service projects, benefitting charities within the French community.
Ms. May Basse
As students discover the rich culture within the Italian-speaking world, they explore its diversity and participate in service projects, benefitting charities within the Italian-speaking community.
Every Monday, Interact offers students an opportunity to volunteer and to receive service hours at the Jack and Jill Children’s Center, an underprivileged day care center in the heart of Fort Lauderdale. By playing, reading, and engaging with the children, students mature into compassionate individuals with a heart for service.
Mrs. Marianne Jones
Mr. Patrick O’Dea
Dedicated to promoting an appreciation of classical Greco-Roman civilization and culture, the JCL participates in a variety of academic, service, and social events.
MRS. BRENDA NATIELLO
- Liturgical Art & Environment
- Marching Band/Twirlers/Color Guard
- Military Affairs Club
- Model United Nations
- Raider Review
- Raiders for Life
- Recycling Corps
- Silver Knights
- Table Tennis
- Witnesses for Christ (Liturgical Ministry)
- Veritas (Yearbook)
Collaborating in a student/teacher environment, the committee not only creates original works of art for each liturgy throughout the year but also transforms our gymnatorium into a sacred space for worship during mass.
MR. MICHAEL MCCORMACK
The Marching Band, Twirlers, and Colorguard, a staple to our football games, possess the discipline needed to perform and to boost the crowd’s spirit as they help us show our STA pride.
Mr. Richard Bradford
While Military Affairs Club informs students of the mission, structure, purpose, and role of all branches of the Armed Forces, the students perform service projects to support military personnel.
Mr. Dennis Frisco
Introducing students to the world of international issues, diplomacy, negotiation, and decision-making, Model U.N. offers an authentic, interdisciplinary, research-based, role-playing simulation of the U.N. General Assembly, U.N. Security Council, or other multilateral bodies.
Mr. Ryan Norton
Raider Review provides an opportunity to cultivate skills as a writer, editor, photographer, or videographer while members research stories, conduct interviews, compile content, compose articles, and design the page layouts that are featured on our online site, www.raiderreview.org. Active club members may become eligible to apply for membership in the Quill & Scroll Honor Society during their second year of club participation.
Mrs. Helena Asquini
Promoting the value of life from womb to the tomb, students partner with the Respect Life Office to sponsor service projects such as diaper drives and to participate in the Life Chain, March for Life, and 40 Days for Life.
Ms. Michaela Ecker
Mrs. Maria Jose Mitsoulis
Our students prevent recyclable waste from contributing to our landfills by collecting items from recyclable containers in each classrooms. The Recycling Corps assigns students to specific classrooms to retrieve the material.
Mrs. Aimee Lowe
This prestigious award recognizes outstanding students leaders who have not only maintained good grades but also who have unselfishly applied their special knowledge and talents to contribute significant service to their schools and communities.
The application process is open to high school seniors. Winners will receive $2,000 and a round-trip airplane ticket from American Airlines.
Mrs. Karen Krugman
Mrs. Jeanne Mingarelli
Witnesses for Christ, a liturgical ministry, allows students to profess their faith publicly by responding to Jesus’s call to serve in ministry to the spiritual and sacramental needs of the STA family.
Mr. Michael McCormack
Mrs. Kathy Myrick
Yearbook, a club and an elective course during the year, affords marketable experience in print media publishing, as they work toward the creation, marketing, and sale of Veritas, the Saint Thomas Aquinas yearbook.