Ford Middle School List of Clubs and Organizations
The following clubs are available to Ford Students. Each year different clubs become available as new teachers with special interests volunteer to sponsor them. Please be available to pick up your child after a club meeting or activity is over.
Anime Club– Shelley Meyers - Anyone interested in Japanese Animation (Anime) is welcome to attend our meetings. We get together every week in Mrs. Meyers' art room to share books, drawings, games, and make new friends with people who have these same interests. Come meet your friends and make new ones in the Anime Club! Meetings are every Thursday after school until 4pm in G107.
NJHS– Donna Laster - NJHS is a nationally-recognized organization. Students who have been at FMS for at least one semester and who have maintained a 93 GPA and good conduct are eligible for membership. In this student-centered organization, members participate individually and in large group service projects designed to support either their school or community. Examples include dances, parades, teacher-appreciation events, tutoring assistants, elementary school ambassadors, adopt-a-highway events….to name a few service opportunities! NJHS meets occasionally during the school day. Service hours are earned on a varying schedule.
Sewing/Quilting Club– Linda Grimes, Mary Claire March and Patty Voga - Sewing/Quilting Club is a club to learn the age old craft of quilting and basic sewing. Sewing/Quilting has been a craft used first to provide warm blankets for families and today it is a hobby for enjoyment. Students learn the basics of this craft by using their hands and sewing machines to piece together small pieces of material into a wonderful quilt or project. Meetings are every Monday from 3:40 - 4:30 pm in E120.
UIL/TMSCA Teams- Saturday competitions for general science, general math, number sense, and calculator. Students practice before and after school to prepare for competitions.Most meets are in the spring semester. Those that qualify will compete in San Antonio in April. UIL Coaches: Mr. Jones, Mrs. Slicker. See the webpage for more details.