Activities & After School Clubs
AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS
Mission: To represent the Rush student body, exemplify Rush’s core values, and support citizenship and democracy in our school and community.
Mission: The Student Problem Identification and Resolution of Issues Together (SPIRIT) brings students, administrators, teachers, and parents together to identify issues, develop solutions, and take action on conflicts within their schools.
United Minorities Council (UMC)
Advisor: A. Davis and Spencer
Mission: To educate the Rush community and form unity to empower the oppressed.
Coaches: Goulet and Kates
Mission: To engage in rigorous, academic interscholastic competition and support each other’s growth as well-rounded scholars and informed citizens.
Gender and Sexualities Alliance
Mission: To knit the Rush LGBT+ community and allies together through discussion, education, and empathy.
National Honor Society
Mission Statement: To recognize those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, and character, to support their continued achievement in these areas, and to give back to the community.
Disability Arts Club
Mission: To learn about and create art related to disability in an inclusive environment and celebrate disability pride.
Drama Club/Stage Crew
Advisor: Ms. Wojcik
Mission: To come together and put on a well-crafted production with students of all grades and majors.
Advisor: Mr. Corabi
Mission Statement: To provide coverage including pictures, video, news postings and interviews of our athletes and teams participating in Interscholastic Athletics.
In-House Sports and Open Gym
Advisor: Mr. Corabi, Athletic Coaches
Mission: To provide opportunities for students to participate in sports and physical activity in a low stress inclusive environment, encourage social interaction through sports/physical activity and facilitate increased levels of physical activity along with its benefits.
Advisor: Ms. Senner
Mission: To collaborate in the creation of a class yearbook.
Advisor: Dr. Thomer
Mission: To give students interested in journalism an outlet through which they can practice photojournalism, writing, and editorial skills.
Rush Hour Open Mic
Advisor: Ms. Davis
Mission: To provide students with a relaxed and supportive environment for open-mic style performances.
Mission: To provide a community for students interested in learning about Japanese anime culture and media
Mock Trial Club
Mission: To bring students together to work as a collective group in analyzing, and enacting American Law. Students will learn how to present thorough and researched arguments as well as writing and public speaking skills.
Dungeons & Dragons Club
Mission: To learn about engage in the hobby of tabletop role playing
Mission: To have fun gaming in a safe space.
Mission: To learn about paranormal beliefs and theories and discuss in a safe space
Mission: To provide students with filmmaking experience and to create, learn, and have fun with their peers.
Mission: To read and discuss new books and build community among readers.
Mission: To educate students about gardening, the importance of nature, and how we can connect with the outdoors.
Mission: To allow students to creatively analyze the Marvel universe through friendly discussion and debate.
Mission: To develop public speaking skills as well as learn about current events from different perspectives
Model United Nations Club (Model UN)
Mission: To understand and discuss important issues from the perspectives of many different countries in order to learn how to help solve the world’s challenges.
Mission: To enhance school spirit for our athletic programs.
Advisor: A. Davis
Mission: To learn, share, and build community with other music lovers.