CLUBS & ENSEMBLES
CLAPHAM SCHOOL’S EXTRA–CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Clapham School’s Clubs and Ensembles offer our students opportunities to engage in enriching
extra-curricular activities with each other and our faculty and staff. We want our students
to be able to participate and continue to grow in their particular skills and interests.
Business Club (C8–C12)
Leader: Heinrich Johnsen
Season: Year-long Club
Time: To be determined
Club Advisor: Kolby Atchison
Math Olympiads (C4–C8)
Birders and Botanists (C6–C12): Limit 20
Junior Classical League (C6–C12): Limit 20
Clapham School Orchestra
Director: Drostan Hall, the Music Director, Founder and Conductor of Camerata Chicago
Season: Year-long Ensemble
Time: As arranged by the director
To sign up, complete the Orchestra form and email form here
Drama Club (C3-C5): Limit 20
Teacher: Maggie Worley and Jenna Adams
Season: Fall Club
Dates: 10 Wednesdays – 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15
Tea and Sewing Club (C3-C12): Limit 10
Teacher: Jenny Johnson and Sally Woodhouse
Season: Winter Club
Dates: 10 Wednesdays – 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21
Introduction to Fencing (C5-C12)
Season: Spring Club
Dates: March 14th 2018 through May 16th 2018
Debate Camp (C6 - C12)
Kat has 8 years of experience teaching and coaching debate. Within a year of founding a debate program on the East Coast, her team quickly become the most successful in the league, earning the highest percentage of overall wins in the league.
In addition to 8 years of personal experience as a nationally recognized debater, Peter has 10 years of experience teaching debate and designing curriculum for summer debate institutes. He has coached multiple students to national championships.
Upper School students are required to have a laptop. Middle School students are strongly encouraged to have one.