Academic Clubs

Book Club

St. Francis Borgia High School Book Club

Purpose:To celebrate literature, expand literary experiences, promote reading, discuss ideas and opinions about good books, and have fun.
Membership: Open to all students and faculty.
Activities:  Select, read, critique, discuss, and enjoy contemporary and classic books and gather with like-minded book lovers in the joy of reading.
Club Moderator: Mrs. Patty Russell.
Meeting Time: See the calendar on the homepage or ask the moderator.

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

St. Francis Borgia High School FBLA

Purpose: To learn about business operations including finance, marketing and management.
Membership: Application to the national organization
Activities: Manage two small business operations i.e. Turkey Tourney T-Shirt Business and the Ted Drewes Fundraiser Business. Participate in online business competitions, attend FBLA District Convention, and sponsor guest speakers on business practices at monthly meetings, based on club leadership and members' involvement.
Club Moderator: Mr. Joe Bitzer
Meeting Time: See the calendar on the homepage or ask the moderator.

National Honor Society (N.H.S)

Purpose: To provide students an opportunity to give service to the school and community. It also  assists students to gain a positive attitude toward service and to work as a team on service  projects.

Section 1: Membership in this chapter is an honor bestowed upon deserving students by the faculty and shall be based upon the criteria of scholarship, service, leadership, and character.  

Section 2: Membership in this chapter shall be known as active and graduate.  The graduate members have no vote.  Active members become graduate members at graduation.

Section 3: Eligibility

  • Candidates eligible for selection to this chapter must be members of the sophomore, junior or senior class.
  • To be eligible for selection to membership in this chapter, the candidate must have been enrolled for a period equivalent to one semester at SFBRHS.
  • Candidates eligible for election to the chapter shall have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.7 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Upon meeting the grade level, enrollment, and GPA standards, candidates shall then be considered on their service, leadership, and character.
  • Candidates' service hours must be meeting or exceeding 12.5 hours per semester attended at Borgia. 
    Club Moderator: Mrs. Lindsay Riegel
    Meeting Time: See the calendar on the homepage or ask the moderator.

 Scholar Bowl

St. Francis Borgia High School Scholar Bowl

Purpose: To match our students’ knowledge of Social Studies, Math, Science, Art, Music, and English against other students in schools in our area.
Membership: The club is comprised of a Varsity and Junior Varsity Team. The club is open to students of all grade levels.
Activities: Competitions against other schools take place late fall through the 2nd semester. 
Club Moderator: Andrew Allen
Meeting Time: Scholar Bowl will practice on Tuesdays (JV and Varsity), October-April, in Seminar. Other clubs and/or class needs take precedence over these practices.

Page last updated August 27, 2018.