Clubs and Organizations 2020-2021

AFJROTC is a citizenship program designed to "Build Better Citizens"

The drill team and color guard meet on Tuesday and Thursday where they practice to compete in drill competitions throughout the state of Florida.
Cadets learn about how to be successful in life, leadership and their communities. The more technical part of the program involves the study of Life Skills, Science of Flight, Aviation History, and Space Exploration. We complete numerous community service projects.

Click here to visit our new website
Art Club Art Club
Interested in the Arts? Come join the Art Club where members will volunteer their artistic talents in various community and school service projects.

Meeting schedule: every Thursday from 2:30pm-3:30pm in room 1-098.

Sponsor: Amber Jensen, Visual Arts Teacher
Sign Language The American Sign Language Club

ASL club sponsor, Melanie Barr

Meeting schedule: Meets the second, third and fourth Wednesday of the month in room 7-204 from 2:30pm-3:30pm

Purpose: learn sign language and foster friendships. Everyone is welcome.
FPC Band

Band Director: Mr. John Seth & Adam Rich

386-437-7540 ext 3166

The Flagler Palm Coast High School Band consists of 3 Symphonic Bands, 2 Jazz Bands, Marching Band, Color Guard see Starlets, IB Music, AP Music Theory, and Instrumental Techniques. The groups consistently participate at Florida Bandmasters Association District and State Music Performance Assessments. Other performances are given throughout the year at the Flagler Auditorium, FPCHS football games, local parades, and community events.
Starlets Starlets
The Starlets are open to membership by audition with flags, rifles, and dance. It is a Band class that meets (for credit) every day. The Starlets are the auxiliary part,(providing the visual effect) of the Flagler Palm Coast High School Marching Band which performs at halftime football games. After the fall season ends, the Starlets develop indoor routines (winter guard) to compete with schools and festivals around the state. To become a Starlet requires dedication, responsibility and hard work. Auditions are held in the spring for the following year’s team.

Coaches: Ruth Albert and Lauren Albert
red cross The FPC Red Cross Club is a group which gives members opportunities to make a difference in our community. The main focus is to address the needs of our community by providing our members the knowledge they require to prepare our school, as well as the community for emergencies.

Club schedule: Every fourth Friday of each month from 3:30pm to 4:15pm on Zoom. Our first club meeting will be held on September 25th.

FPC Red Cross Remind: text @fpcredc to 81010

Sponsor: Ms. Schell

FPC Red Cross Email
Brainchild Flagler Brainchild
A High-School, After-School, Volunteer Tutoring Program for Students with Disabilities, Serving Grades PK-12.

Sponsor & Tutor Supervisor: Ms. Kate Boos, ESE Parent Specialist, (386) 586-2395, Ext. 1229.

Monday-Wednesday Tutoring Site: Government Services Building, 3rd. Floor, (Transportation available from FPCHS to GSB via the Opossum Bus #21404, at 2:15 p.m. However, volunteers must provide their own transportation home from the GSB).

Tutoring schedule: 2:30p.m.-3:30p.m. and/or 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday

PLEASE NOTE: Due to COVID-19 precautions, the delivery and format of the BrainChild tutoring program may change suddenly due to public health needs and safety.
Bridge Let's Play Bridge!
We will now (until tennis season starts in late January) be meeting on Mondays and Thursdays. 

We will be competing, (some of us) on Friday nights at the Daytona Bridge club (Swiss Teams) and at 10:00 am at the Palm Coast Bridge club on Saturdays. Let me know if you are coming. 

We attend regional Tournaments it Daytona and Jacksonville as well. Most importantly we attend the Youth national Tournament in Las Vegas.

To join the club see Per Berg in 2-220
4H Club
FPC Bulldogs 4H Club
The FPC Bulldogs 4H Club is a youth development partnership between FPCHS, The University of Florida, and the Flagler County UF/ IFAS Extension Office.

During bi-weekly meetings, members will develop life skills in leadership, communications, public speaking, and various agriculture skills through projects and team building activities. We also complete community service, STEM, healthy living, and citizenship projects at the club, county, regional, and state levels.

The FPC Bulldogs 4H Club members are eligible to participate in the Flagler County Fair, as well as county, regional, and state competitions!

Contact Mr. Medearis or (386) 437- 7540 ext 3271 or President Olivia Denono if you are interested. Want more information about Flagler County 4H? Click here.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram! Twitter: @i3_fpchs_steam Instagram: i3_fpchs_steam & btmseagles_4H_fpcbulldogs

General Meetings: September 8th, September 22nd, October 6th, October 20th, November 3rd, November 17th, December 1st, December 15th, January 12th. January 26th, February 9th, February 23rd, March 9th, March 23rd, April 13th, April 27th, May 11th, May 25th.

Specialty meetings will be held on Tuesday’s in between General Meeting Dates! Meetings subject to change with notice!

Choral Choral
Choral Director: Ester Jackson
contact number: (386) 385-8534.

The FPC Formality Singers perform at various events throughout the year. Chorus members also have the opportunity to participate in the Florida All-State Chorus, Solo/Ensemble MPA, and Choral MPA.

Future Problem Solvers Future Problem Solvers
Problem Solving through community service is the core of this club. Students apply problem-solving skills to existing problems in their school, community, or state. They identify a problem situation then use the creative problem solving process to develop a plan of action and then implement this plan. Problem Solving through community service bridges the gap between school and the real world.

Club Meetings schedule: Second Tuesday of each month at 7:30am in the Bulldog Learning Commons. 

If you are interested in joining, please contact one of our club sponsors to be added to the Schoology Group:

Sarah Reckenwald - BLC Main Desk, Jennifer Colindres - Room 2-123, Jennifer Santore - Room 2-124
Dance Ensemble Dance Ensemble (By audition only)

Sponsored by Janice Monsanto
FPCHS, Dance Teacher, Fine Arts Department
386-437-7540 ext. 3175
E-mail:Janice Monsanto

Dancers rehearse after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30 to 4:30 PM in the Dance Studio, Room 1-087

Dancers perform at various school events, concert stage recitals, parades and pep rallies. Castings are through Company Auditions. There are various performances throughout the school year that will require additional rehearsal days and times. All additional rehearsals will be posted and scheduled as needed and are subject to change.
National Honor Society National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA)

Sponsored by Janice Monsanto

FPCHS, Dance Teacher, Fine Arts Department
386-437-7540 ext. 3175
E-mail:Janice Monsanto

The primary mission of the National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA) is to promote and honor outstanding artistic merit, leadership, and academic achievement in students studying dance in public and private schools. Establishing and maintaining a chapter gives schools a means to recognize dance as an art form worthy of recognition and respect. Further, NHSDA hopes to encourage well-rounded dance artists to become leaders in their communities before and after graduation. Dancers meet as needed to review credits, discuss trips, plan projects and prepare for the induction ceremony for the graduating Seniors. The annual Induction takes place at the FPC Dance Company Banquet at the commencement of the concert season.
FCA Fellowship of Christian Athletes
FCA or Fellowship of Christian Athletes focuses on serving local communities by equipping, empowering and engaging people to make a difference for Christ. FCA's vision is to see the world transformed by Jesus Christ through the influence of coaches and athletes.FCA wants to build character with you and your team to impact your entire school! If you are not an athlete and would like to be involved, you are welcome to join. 

FCA Representative: Shye Davis

Campus Representative: Mr. Beckett in room 1089
FFA Bunnell FFA
The Bunnell FFA at Flagler Palm Coast was chartered in 1937. We offer members a wide variety of opportunities that promote personal growth, premier leadership and career success. The FFA encourages the practical application of technical skills and individual growth. Chapter activities include community service, team building, competitions and conferences. Through these activities members develop communication, problem solving and leadership skills that will help them on their path to success. Members have the opportunity to make new friends, develop new skills, travel and qualify for scholarships. 

Those interested and for more information contact Johanna Davis. Follow us on social media @bunnellffa, visit our website here, listen to announcements and attend our meetings. Annual dues is $17.00 includes a t-shirt (if paid by October 15th) along with State and National Dues.

Meeting schedule:The First Wednesday of every month. It will be the second Wednesday in January and April.

Location - FPC Bistro (6-103) Unless otherwise announced
Future Chef The Future Chef's Club
A group of students that meet in room 6-108 from 2:15pm to 3:15pm. They cook new and creative recipes and get a taste of what to expect in Culinary Arts class.

They cater outside events and are known throughout our school and community.
Everyone is welcome!

Lorie Savoca
Phone 386-437-7540 x3165

Meeting dates are:
September 16th and 30th
October 7th and 21st
November 18th
December 2nd and 16th
January 20th
February 3rd and 17th
March 3rd
April 7th and 21st

FPC E-Sports Team FPC E-Sports Team
The FPC E-sports team is for students who are interested in video game competitions and competing locally and nationally in the up and coming world of Esports. Students will have the ability to win prizes and scholarships depending on how their team does.

Any student interested in trying out for a specific team should contact Mr. Lique in 1154 for more information.

For those interested in playing video games and board games but do not want to compete, Mrs. Santore in 2-124, will be hosting a gaming club on the first and third Tuesday of each month.
Interact Interact Club
A community service club that is project-based and focused on building relations between members and the community. We are sponsored by our local Rotary, part of an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian service and to advance goodwill and peace around the world. We have food at every meeting when we are not virtual. We meet the first and fourth Tuesday of every month. We will be meeting virtually at 6:00 p.m. until further notice. See link below. You can join by emailing any of the officers or sponsors, visiting the website and signing up there, going to Mrs. Vandercook's room in 1-152 or joining in on the zoom meeting.

Sponsor: Pamela Vandercook
President: Coco Li
Twitter: @fpcinteractclub
Key Club FPC Key Club
We are an extension of the Palm Coast Kiwanias.

Meetings are in Mrs. Eaton's room
Our website is here (and there’s a calendar on it that show when our meetings and events are)
Our Twitter is @FPC_KeyClub
Click here to email us. 

Meeting schedule: The second and fourth Monday of each month in room 7-224
Leo Club The Leo Club
We are part of the Palm Coast Lion’s Club. We are a community service club. Through the year we are involved in various events in Flagler County, as well as different events at the elementary schools.

The Leo Club's sponsor is Melissa Castañeda.

Meeting schedule: first and third Thursday of the month in Room 1-146

Email us here
Twitter: @FPCLeoClub
MuAlphaTheta Mu Alpha Theta: Math Competition Team

The chapter will meet on the second Tuesday of every month in the cafeteria when school resumes after school club activities, for the meantime we will be meeting virtually. Time is TBD, please contact Mrs. Crist for more information. Individual subject area teams meet for individual practices as announced. If you are interested in joining, please speak to your math teacher.
Club Sponsors: Brandee Crist, Meghan Bainbridge and Jennifer Santore.

Mission Statement: "We are an honor society dedicated to promote mathematical learning both within and outside of our chapter. We do this by creating a healthy and honorable mathematical competitive environment while encouraging others to surpass their current mathematical ability and reaching a hand to our community by offering free peer math tutoring to FPC students."
National Honor Society National Honor Society
We have a long established record of holding its members up to standards of academic excellence, service to community, and school involvement in activities and qualities of exemplary character. The selection process is held in February for students of 10th and 11th grade standing with a 3.75+ GPA. Students applying for the program must already have a resume filled with community and school service.

Meeting schedule: The third Wednesday of the month at 7:30am on on zoom.
Sponsor: Cheryl Perry 

NHS documents
GSA Gay-Straight Alliance
Spectrum is FPC’s chapter of the Gay-Straight Alliance. The (GSA) is a student-run club that brings together LGBTQ and straight students to support each other, provide a safe place to socialize, and create a platform for activism to prevent bullying and self-harm.

Sponsor: Sarah Reckenwald

Follow us on Twitter @OfficialFPC_GSA
SGA FPC Student Government Association
As the members of The Flagler Palm Coast High School Student Government Association, we strive to promote school spirit, encourage our peers to focus on achievement, celebrate their success all while serving our community. We are committed to serving others by creating a positive school climate and culture that includes ALL students and celebrates ALL successes. We “Lead, Serve, Represent.” and we do this through long hours on projects, activities, and community service. The group is always open to new members.

Meeting schedule: The second Wednesday each month in the cafeteria. Zoom is also available

The SGA motto is “Expect Excellence” and therefore grades, discipline records and character are a large part of our membership criteria. There is an elective class offered to SGA members to support the activities they sponsor. To be eligible for a seat in this class, students must be at the top of the "action hours earned" list. (everyone has to start in the afterschool program). 

Advisor Evana Fretterd
386-437-7540 ext 3227
Tech theater
FPC Technical Theater Intern Guild

The FPC Technical Theater Guild is a group of motivated FPC students interested in excellence in Technical Theater. The Guild supports every event at the Flagler Auditorium from school related programs and shows to professional events open to the community. Work with professionals in the field and get rare and valuable experience.

Meeting Schedule:
The first Tuesday of every month- 2:30pm-3:30pm

Advisor: Jack Neiberlein

Flagler Auditorium website here lists all events
Thespians Club FPC Thespians Club - Troupe 5023

We are an affiliate of the International Thespian Society. Our troupe competes both at the district and state level in in the state of Florida in Acting, Musical Theatre, and Technical Theatre categories. We also sponsor 3 fully staged productions per year at FPC High School as well as several events throughout the year. We do 2 stage plays, one musical, several showcases and cabarets, and one Variety Show.

At the state competition level, our students have the opportunity to develop their skills by taking workshops from professionals in film, broadway, and television, as well as view several full length plays or musicals.

The FPC Thespians Club meets on Fridays from 3:45-4:30pm on Zoom. Feel free to email Mrs. Rivera for the join code. You may also DM an officer on our Twitter or Instagram where the schoology code will be posted as well. Please make sure to sign into Zoom with your flaglercps account and use your real name, or you will not be let into the meeting. *In the event club reverts back to in person meetings, the time will change to 2:15-3:15 pm.

Sponsor of Troupe 5023 is Kelly Rivera 
TV Production TV Production Club

Multimedia is one of the fastest growing mediums in the world today. There are high paying jobs that students can do in production even while in high school and especially after graduation but you need to have the experience. It also gives you experience that you can use on your resume.

TV Production Club meeting schedule: After school on Tuesdays and Thursdays 

Advanced class members are required to attend, but everyone is welcome, even if you are not officially registered for TV Production classes. If you have ever wanted to be on television or desire to work behind the scenes of a video production, join us after school. Fun current and future projects are discussed, planned and assigned. You’ll get on-the-job training by working with advanced students and the instructor. We film many of the FPC's events and sports, on and off campus. See Ms. Hicks to join.
Yearbook FPC Yearbook

The 2020 FPC Yearbook club Changing Focus is being published by the 4th period journalism students. All FPC families and students are encouraged to use with the school code 15737, to submit their event photos, purchase senior and business Ads and purchase yearbooks.

Books are $70 if purchased by December 31st and $80 starting January 1st. We do expect to sell out, so please order early.

Sponsor: Cheryl Perry
386-437-7540 ext 3136
Youth Center Flagler County Youth Center Student Advisory Council

We are the organizing body of the Flagler County Youth responsible for setting and enforcing all facility Rules & Regulations, as well as creating and participating in a number of Community Service Events & Projects. Participants qualify for Community Service hours and seniors are eligible to apply for two scholarships sponsored by the Youth Center.

Students are responsible for setting and enforcing all facility rules & regulations, creating and participating in a number of community service events and projects. Participants qualify for community service hours and seniors are eligible to apply for two scholarships sponsored by the Youth Center.

Meeting Schedule: The group meets weekly on Monday, in the Youth Center

Contact Information: Jordan Butler / Brandon Seminara

Coding Club
Coding Club

Welcome to Coding Club! We explore different programming languages in a collaborative setting, focusing on HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. We make websites for various clubs! Our website is here. Contact Mrs. Castañeda in room 2-110 if you have any questions.

Meeting schedule: Meetings will be on Tuesdays from 2:25pm-3:45pm

Join our private mobile messaging platform that enables teachers, parents, students, and administrators in K–12 schools to communicate with everyone at once called REMIND: Message @fpccode to the number 81010

Coding website here

Contact Melissa Castañeda is you have any questions in room Room 2-110.

Robotic Team
FPC Bulldog Robotics Team

The FPC Bulldogs Robotics Team is part of the FPC Bulldogs 4H youth development partnership between FPCHS, The University of Florida, and the Flagler County UF/ IFAS Extension Office.

Although the FPC Bulldogs Robotics Team robotics building is embedded within the i3 Experimental Science course, Team members that currently attend FPCHS through the Face to Face learning model also meet during Thursday afternoon meetings from 2:30- 4:00.

FPC Robotics Team members will develop skills in leadership, communications, problem solving, and various specialty skills related to the planning, design, and building of the competition robotics systems.

The FPC Bulldogs Robotics Team will be building robotics systems to compete in:

1. the Volusia Manufacturers Association (VMA) Robot Brawl, which will be held at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on October 17th.

2. FIRST Robotics- FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC)- Regional Competitions will be held in November.

3. FIRST Robotics- FIRST Robotics Competition- Season begins in January 2021, with Regional Competition in March.

4. SeaPerch ROV- Season begins in January, with Regional Competition being held in April of 2021 at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

Contact Mr. Medearis or (386) 437- 7540 ext 3271, or Olivia Denino (Robotics Business Captain): if you are interested. Want more information about Flagler County 4H? Click here.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram! Twitter: @FpcRobotics Instagram: i3_fpchs_steam eagles_4H_bulldogs fpc.bulldogs.robotics

Turning Point USA
Turning Point USA

Turning Point USA is an organization that sponsors free speech, political discourse, and safe debate around campuses across the country. The sponsored chapter here at FPC strives to do just that, with students getting engaged on-campus to help incite change, and to prompt discussion from students, teachers, and administrators. Those who have an open mind and are willing to engage in political discussion are encouraged to join. If you are interested in joining, we suggest talking to Mr. Tutak or the current club president.

Sponsor: Mr. Tutak

President: Alexander Helman

Meeting Schedule: The club will meet every other Tuesday.

Model United Nations

Model United Nations

An authentic simulation of the UN General Assembly, UN Security Council, or other multilateral body. Delegates attend conferences where they serve as ambassadors to address real-world issues by drafting resolutions and working with fellow delegates to solve international crises concerning human rights, peace and security, the environment, economic development and other global concerns.

This is a place to strengthen your voice in public speaking while learning about the world, all while making great friends in a quirky environment! To join, stop by any of the meetings or Ms. Elledge’s classroom, visit the website, or email us!

Meeting via zoom here: The club will meet 1st and 3rd Monday of every month at 3:00pm.

Sponsor: Allison Elledge


Twitter: @fpcmodelun

The Ebony Society
The Ebony Society

Ebony Society focuses on African American culture, history and community service. The activities and experiences promote cultural awareness and the connection between African American and varied world cultures. Students participate in community service projects create Public Service Announcements (PSA’s) that capture and share their experiences, learn effective methods to successfully navigate the college admissions process, and engage in team building activities, including conducting an annual fundraiser. Throughout February, the club produces a number of African American History Month events for their peers. Members also have opportunities to participate in educational, yet fun, field trips.

Sponsor: Dr. Phyllis Pearson

Meeting Schedule: Virtual - 2nd & 4th Thursdays during Lunch Sessions & 1st Tuesday, Time TBD Please email Dr. Pearson for more information on meetings.

DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America)

An association of entrepreneurship students that encourages the development of business and leadership skills through academic conferences and competitions. Each competition includes a written test over business and marketing information, as well as two role-playing, problem solving events. Students are judged on the basis of their ability to develop and communicate sound, creative, and thorough solutions to the problem situations. We will work on several projects throughout the school year to support FPC and the entrepreneurship program with different events, such as the career fair. 

Sponsor: Corinne Schaefer

Meetings: 2nd and 4th Thursday every month from 2:25-3:30pm 

Room 1148. For zoom click here.

Future Educators Club
The FPC Future Educators Club

Encourages young people that wish to choose teaching as a career and provides a means for students to participate in realistic education activities.
We will provide collaboration opportunities among future educators, students, and the community, such as: 

1. community involvement by participation in educational events such as school board meetings and site-based decision-making groups.

2. Provide competition and conference opportunities through organizations like Educators Rising and the FFEA. 

3. Improve effective communication and leadership skills.

4. Gain community service hours through opportunities like tutoring. 

5. Provide a variety of educational and cultural experiences through active participation in the Educators Rising and/or FFEA Chapter(s).

3rd Thursday of every month and through Teaching Flagship classes. 
2:25-3:30 pm Room 1148 and Zoom

Sponsor: Corinne Schaefer