Extra-Curricular Activities ALL-SCHOOL SHOW takes place in the spring. Auditions are held early in the winter. The All-School show is usually a musical that involves many students with a variety of talents. All students are welcome to audition.
CLASS GOVERNMENT is open to all students. Each class is organized with officers elected by the students in the class. Elections are held in the spring for the following year with the exception of the freshmen class. Freshmen elections are held in the fall.
MOCK TRIAL participates in a county-wide court competition. Students act as witnesses and lawyers and present their case against other schools before a tournament judge.
STUDENT GOVERNMENT is open to all students. School-wide elections are held for offices (The Executive Council), and clubs, classes and other extracurricular activities select members of the Senate. Student Government fosters community service and leadership training. It sponsors community projects such as food drives and blood drives as well as school activities such as dances and assemblies
TEEN INSTITUTE is an organization that fosters leadership among students. Students are selected to attend special weekend workshops during which they learn ways to handle peer pressure, and ways to help other students cope with the pressures of being a teenager today.
YEARBOOK is open to all students interested in the production, editing, and sale of the Marcellian, the high school yearbook
MARCELLUS HIGH SCHOOL CHARACTER EDUCATION COMMITTEE- Is open to all students who are interested in spreading the ideals of Integrity, Tenacity, and Community through Coffee Houses and other activities. .
SADD-Students Against Destructive Decisions is a group open to all students who want to make all aware of destructive issues that teens face today so that students can make informed decisions.
LITERARY MAGAZINE is open to all students who have a desire to express themselves through creative writing. The Literary Magazine publishes an annual edition Wild Horses Review that contains short stories, poems, drawings, and illustrations..
MATH LEAGUE is open to all students who love math and like to compete. Our “mathletes” train and take part in math competitions against other schools.
SCIENCE OLYMPIAD is open to all students interested in science. Students compete against other schools dealing with science related topics.
SKI CLUB is open to all students who like to ski. Students will ski once a week at Labrador Mountain. .
OUTDOOR CLUB is open to all students who love the outdoors. Activities include kayaking, hiking, and camping.
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY-is bestowed upon a student. Selection for membership is by a Faculty Council and is based on outstanding scholarship, character, leadership, and service. Only students who carry a weighted in-progress gpa of 92 or better at the end of the first semester of their junior or senior year may be considered.
RHO KAPPA NATIONAL SOCIAL STUDIES HONOR SOCIETY is bestowed upon students by a Faculty Committee of the Social Studies Department. Students must maintain an overall average of 92 in all courses as well as an average of 92 in all Social Studies courses. Students must also show outstanding qualities in leadership, service, and character in addition to scholarship.
FRENCH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY- Société Honoraire de Français (FHS) recognizes French students who maintain a 92 average in every year of French. In addition, these students continue on to the highest level of French at the high school. Students are inducted during a spring ceremony. Community service is mandatory and many members fill leadership positions as well.
SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY The Julia Álvarez Chapter of the Spanish National Honor Society’s purpose is to recognize high achievement in Spanish and to promote continuity of interest in Hispanic studies. Selection into this society is based on an overall average of 92 or above in every level of study commencing in the eighth grade, continued study at the highest level possible, and reviewed consideration by a committee of administrators and language teachers.