Club meetings are scheduled twice a month so that students may participate in at least two clubs. Some clubs meet at times other than on Friday. Each club member is required to participate in a club selected service project.
Astronomy: The Astronomy Club introduces students to planets and stars of the cosmos by giving them an up close encounter while using telescopes. The goal of the club is to create new methods to observe the night sky while promoting interest in astronomy.
Book Club: The Book Club meets in the library once a month. Students in grades 7-12 are invited to join. The club will encourage students to read the assigned book for each six weeks and to share ideas and opinions about the book. The club will also have invited speakers who will broaden students’ knowledge of different authors and literary genre.
Boy Scouts: Explorers is a youth development program for students who are in the eighth grade. Its purpose is to provide positive experiences to help young people mature and to prepare to become responsible adults. The Ventures Club which is for boys and girls give students the opportunities to build character, develop citizenship, and most personal fitness.
Bricks 4 Kids: A hands-on club where students in 4-6 build machines, buildings, vehicles, and other structures out of LEGO bricks, using one-of-a-kind model plans designed by Bricks 4 Kids.
Chess Club: The Chess Club will meet once a month to enjoy time to play the game with community leaders.
Link to Louisiana Chess Association http://www.louisianachess.org/
Christian Club: The Christian Club is an organization devoted to maintaining high moral standards at school and at athletic events. Devotions are arranged weekly and many lecturers are welcomed during the year. The club meets on Tuesday and Thursday during lunch in the biology lab.
Close-Up: This program is a one-week Washington, D.C. Government Study Program which is open to students in grades 11-12 who are interested in American history and government. http://www.closeup.org/
Coding/Games: Kids loves creating and customizing their code through our interactive interface. And when they are done, they with web pages and projects they have built themselves.
Creative Writing: The club creates a safe place for students to write and share ideas which results in the publishing of student work in either a hard format or electronic format.
Dance: The Dance Club is an organization that allows its members to experience the wonder and joy of dance.
Drama: The Drama Club exists for the purpose of providing our students the opportunity to explore all aspects of theatre. Our students learn the skills of stagecraft, including all areas of acting and stage production. We also take part in workshops to learn acting and improvisation skills, as well as going together to see performances and shows throughout the area.
Environmental Club: The goal of this club is to raise awareness of ecological concerns through education.
4-H Club: Every month 4-H agents meet in the school for the regular 4-H meeting. Over 50 projects are available for youth ages 9 to 19. Some popular projects include computers, public speaking, animal science, personal development, foods and nutrition, home environment, automotive, and many others. Local, district, and state competition is made available for 4-H members. Thousands of dollars in local scholarships are available to outstanding 4-H members as well as numerous awards, trips, and camps. The 4-H program is a part of the LSU Agricultural Center. http://4-h.org/
FBLA: The FBLA is a national organization, focusing on preparing students for business, office, or business education careers. Members must be presently or previously enrolled in a business course. Members compete with their colleagues on local, district, state, regional, and national levels. Dues are required. http://fbla-pbl.org
Film Club: The Film Club is open to all students who would like to broaden their awareness of cinematic arts, as well as learn more about film in general, not only as an entertainment medium, but also as an art form.
Girl Scouts: The Girl Scouts is an organization for girls in grades K-6 that meets once a month after school.
Journalism: So you think you have something to say? Say it in the Glenbrook Yearbook! Become part of the written voice of Glenbrook School and showcase your communication talents in news, features, sports, humor stories, and computer talents with layout and design. It is a yearlong commitment for students that is challenging and fun.
Junior Quiz Bowl: The Jr High Quiz Bowl team is a competitive academic team open to students in grades 7-9. Students answer questions about mathematics, science, social studies, English, history, culture, etc. in a Jeopardy-like team setting.
Louisiana History Trip: The LA History Trip is an annual extended field trip for all 8th graders.
MathCounts: MathCounts is a national enrichment, coaching and competitive program that promotes middle school mathematics achievement. Students in the sixth, seventh, and eighth grades who are selected by their math teacher and who show interest in being a member are invited to join. https://mathcounts.org/Page.aspx?pid=221
National Honor Society: To become a member of the National Honor Society, a student must have a 3.5 GPA for induction. The person must exhibit leadership, character, and community service. http://www.nhs.us/Membership.aspx
Parfleche: The yearbook staff consists of students who are interested in this type of computerized journalism. All are enrolled in Publications I or Publications II and must be a junior or senior.
Quiz Bowl: Quiz Bowl meets and prepares for tournament matches that include questions takes from a variety of subject matters, including history, art, literature, languages, mathematics, and science. The club is limited to 10 members, invitation only with a required teacher recommendation. http://naqt.com/
Scrabble Club: Students meet and play Scrabble. Traveling to tournaments in at the discretion of the sponsor.
Scrapbooking: The goal of this club is to explore the different aspects of scrapbooking: including photography both film and digital, cropping and editing photos, and creative writing.
S.M.I.L.E.: Students Making Individual Lives Easier at Glenbrook (SMILE) members provide encouragement for students.
Spanish Club: The Spanish Club has as its purpose to increase awareness and knowledge about Spanish speaking countries and to practice conversation Spanish.
Student Council: The governing body of Glenbrook consists of president, vice-president, secretary, treasurer, parliamentarian, and representatives from grades 7-12. Each is elected from the student body. Requirements are put forth by the Headmaster yearly. Activities for the year are Alumni Homecoming Reception, blood drive, and Teacher Appreciation Week.