Overland Clubs

  • African United

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    Sponsor: Sheawanna Anderson
    This club will resume meetings next year.


    Art Club

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    Sponsor: Julie Husher
    This club will resume meetings next year.


    BUCCS (Blazer United for Community and Cultural Success)

    Meetings: Wednesdays, 3:35-4:00
    Location: Zoom (virtual) | 239C (when in person)
    Sponsors: Kelly Osuna & Alli Pineda
    Help us promote Blazer owned/friendly business and community events grow and be prosperous- Lets keep OHS $$$ in OHS! There are so many Blazer owned, operated and heavily supported businesses out there- from parents to students who are starting their own. Let's support each other and further grow our own success stories! We partner frequently with Spanish Club and SUFIR and host a variety of events and excursions including: Hispanic Heritage Month, Advocating for change at the capitol, promoting Immigrant Rights, celebrating Cultural traditions (ex. Dia de los Muertos and Cinco de Mayo), providing a voice for students and a platform to be recognized and celebrated, and play a hosting role at Culture Night. Send Ms. Pineda an email if you want to join and she will add you in!


    Chinese Club

    Meetings: Fridays, 3:45-4:45
    Location: Zoom (virtual) | IST105 (when in person)
    Sponsor: Yingxin Liu
    Chinese Club is open to anyone interested in Chinese language and culture. Students learn Chinese Chinese painting, calligraphy, Chinese paper cutting, etc.


    DECA (Marketing)

    Meetings: depends on when class meets
    Location: varies
    Sponsor: Roberto Ocaña
    Must be in a Business class to enroll in DECA.  Club is co-curricular and meets during class hours.


    Drama Club

    Meetings: 2nd Mondays, 3:45-4:45
    Location: 152E or Microsoft Teams
    Sponsor: Andy Ray
    Drama Club is a place to anyone interested in Acting, Technical Theatre, Props & Costumes, or any of the Theatrical Arts. We work to produce the Fall Play, Winter Musical, Spring One Acts, and a variety of other performance and learning opportunities throughout the year.


    Environmental Club

    Meetings: Wednesdays, may vary (3:35–4:45)
    Location: outside of school
    Sponsor: Chris McLelland
    The Environmental Club is just starting up and we will be meeting to first help clean up the grounds outside the school. We will also have Team meetings go discuss other projects or actions we want to consider doing.


    GSA (Gay Straight Alliance)

    Meetings: Wednesdays, 3:45–4:45pm
    Location: Zoom/Teams (virtual)
    Sponsors: Lizzy Bevan & Zephyr Wilkins
    A safe space to learn about the LGBTQ+ community and support one another.


    Guitar Club

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    Sponsor: Steve Helfant
    This club will resume meetings next year.


    HOSA (Health Sciences)

    Meetings: 3rd Wed (in person, required), 1st Wed (virtual, optional), 3:45–4:45
    Location: Teams (virtual) | 163F (in person)
    Sponsor: Sarah Loutzenhiser
    The purpose of HOSA-Future Health Professionals is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program. The values of HOSA are leadership, learning, innovation and service. The skills learned in the classroom are tested at the State Conference in February. To join HOSA, you have to be in a health science class, OR have taken a health science class! For more information contact Ms. L!! :)


    International Thespian Society

    Meetings: 2nd Mondays, 3:45-4:45
    Location: 152E or Microsoft Teams
    Sponsor: Andy Ray
    The International Thespian Society is an honors program that recognizes the work of Theatrical Artists. It takes an estimated 100 hours of after school work on shows and otherwise to be inducted into this program. Entry into the Thespian Society opens up access to the State Thespian Conference and the New York Trip.


    Link Crew

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    Sponsors: Jodi Sanchez & Mitch Carnahan
    Please contact one of the Link Crew sponsors with any questions.


    Marching Band

    Meetings: during school day
    Location: Instrumental Music Room
    Sponsor: Ryan Monarch
    All are welcome. If new to instrumental music the student should contact Mr. Monarch the school year prior to joining to learn how to play an instrument in order to be successful. The marching band plays at home football games, and is actively involved in parades and performances in the community and school. Students wishing to join colorguard should also contact Mr. Monarch. The colorguard twirls flags to the music the marching band plays. Anyone can join colorguard.


    Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society)

    Meetings: TBD
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    Sponsor: Dana Hansen
    information coming soon


    Newspaper

    Meetings: second semester (hopefully) at 3:30pm
    Location: 245D
    Sponsor: Nicci Guagliardo
    Website:  ohs.news
    We are the news of OHS.  We need creative, academic, team-minded members.  Come check it out.


    NHS (National Honor Society)

    Meetings: 3rd Thursdays @4:15pm
    Location: Zoom
    Sponsors: Lara Kendrick, Kara Billings, and Paula Priest
    NHS is a nationwide organization that requires a minimum 3.5GPA and focuses on community service, leadership, academics, and helping where we can throughout Overland. You must complete 3 semesters of High school first in order to be eligible.


    OTV (Overland Television)

    Meetings: Mondays
    Location: Zoom (virtual) | IC214 (limited, in person)
    Sponsor: Mitchell Sedlmayr
    Websiteohs.news
    OTV club is an additional component to the broadcast journalism class where students are responsible for creating engaging journalistic style video for our school-wide weekly television broadcast OTV.


    Pre-Med Club

    Meetings: Mondays
    Location: Teams (virtual)
    Sponsor: Ashley Atwell
    Pre-Med Club is open to anyone interested in the medical field. Students meet guest speakers, learn medical skills, and organize the school-wide Blood Drive.


    Props & Costumes

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    Sponsors: Natalie Romolo & Diane Swan
    The Props & Costumes crew assists with backstage operations during the fall play and spring musical. Students must apply.


    Robotics

    Meetings: Mondays & Thursdays, 4:00–5:00pm
    Location: Teams (virtual)
    Sponsor: Kate McDonnell & Daniel Brandt
    The Overland BlazerBots compete in the annual FIRST Robotics Competition. Fall semester we learn about building robots and become experts in our subteams, and spring semester we design and build a robot to take to competition. Check out FRC robots on Youtube to see what a typical game looks like. It's the hardest fun you'll ever have!


    Skills Club

    Meetings: Tuesdays, 3:45–5:00
    Location: 162F
    Sponsors: Larry Wilkenson & Gary Perman
    Skills club is a place where students can learn in almost any area on the automobile, work on projects for the regional and state competition,Repair their own car, Learn skills in the trade. Have some fun.


    Spanish Club

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    Sponsors: Kelly Osuna & Alli Pineda
    Please contact one of the sponsors with any questions.


    Speech & Debate

    Meetings: Tuesdays & Fridays, 3:45–4:30
    Location: 116A
    Sponsors: Jennifer Taylor & Candace Bruce-Andrews
    The Speech & Debate Club  teaches students how to articulate their opinions on various subjects. Open to all students grades 9-12. Student dues for membership are $10.00.


    Student Government (Student Council)

    Meetings: as needed
    Location: 3:45–4:30
    Sponsor: Dana Hansen
    Need to apply in the spring, for more info go see Hansen in IP 205


    Students United for Immigrant Rights

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    Sponsor: Kelly Osuna
    Please contact Ms. Osuna with any questions.


    Theatre Tech

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    Sponsor: Sara Sachs
    Please contact Ms. Sachs with any questions.


    TSA (Technology Student Association)

    Meetings: Tuesdays 3:45–4:45
    Location: IE101
    Sponsor: Debbie Gregg
    All students Cohort A&B can come NOW to a meeting and join. $20 TSA dues to Revtrak or bookkeeper. Email dgregg2@cherrycreekschools.org. I will send you a connection for the participation agreement for you and your parents to sign online and to print the COVID agreement, sign and bring with you OR you can get an email sent when you come. TSA is Technology Student Association. We are a co-curricular club where any student in the school can join and students also create projects in class during the OHS Engineering Technologies classes: CAD, Eng D&D, Arch D&D, Robotics, Tech Projects, and Sr. Projects classes. TSA members use the Engineering Design Process to Iteratively create models by hand with tools, with software and laser engravers & 3D printing. Members compete in club, regional, state and national events.Come Create, Build, Test, and Compete with us!!!


    Yearbook

    Meetings: Thursdays as needed, 3:40–5:30
    Location: Teams, Outside, or 245D
    Sponsor: Caity White
    Spring application and interview required to join. We make the yearbook in this class and club. We work as a team to run a small business. Students will learn and apply photo, design, and writing skills through real journalism. Leadership opportunities available.


    Younglife

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    This club will resume meetings next year.


    Freshman Class (Student Council)

    Meetings: Tuesday (Cohort A) Thursday (Cohort B), 3:45–4:15 (more time as needed)
    Location: 110A
    Sponsors: Gil Trevino & Melanie Iacobelli
    The freshman student council class, creates a float for homecoming and plans the senior vs. staff basketball game. We also do various other events throughout the year, both planning and participation. We work with the peer leadership class to foster school spirit and student engagement.


    Sophomore Class (Student Council)

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    Sponsor: Daniel Ellis & Kevin Mann
    The sophomore class officers are elected to Student Council.


    Junior Class (Student Council)

    Meetings: every other Monday
    Location: Teams (virtual) | IP207 (when in person)
    Sponsors: Vanessa Voorheis & Natalie Romolo
    Must apply in the spring to be a part of the Leadership class. See Ms. Hansen with questions. If you’re wanting to be an at large member, email Mrs. Voorheis, Ms. Romolo, and Ms. Hansen for more information.


    Senior Class (Student Council)

    Meetings: every other Monday
    Location: Zoom
    Sponsors: Sydney Herman & M.E. Espinosa
    Must apply in the spring to be a part of the Leadership class. See Dana Hansen. If wanting to be an at large member, email Herman, Espinosa, or Hansen for more information.