Be Involved...CHS Clubs

A-Team (Academic Team)


Sponsor: Mr. Westin
Room: H-110
Meets: TBA - See Mr. Westin


The A-Team participates in Jeopardy-style competitions with schools around Southwest Florida.

Academic Integrity


Sponsor: Ms. Armenio
Room: G-204
Meets: Thursdays at 7:05 am


This club works to encourage teachers and students to do their best in order to achieve their goals.


Anime Club


Sponsors: Mr. Wolfe
Room: C-218
Meets: Thursdays from 2-3 pm


If you are interested in Japanese animation and comics, please join us!.


Art Club


Sponsors: Mrs. Massolio & Mrs. Gordon
Room: G-107
Meets: Mondays from 2-3 pm


If you love art, this is the club for you. We do a variety of art-related activities and projects around campus.

A Charlotte High Tradition!


Blue Crew



Sponsor: Mr. Massolio


Blue Crew is Charlotte High School’s very own “student body pep club” whose purpose is to bring a spirited atmosphere to the campus at Charlotte High School. Blue Crew is a great way for the Tarpon fan to save money and show their Tarpon Pride. A Blue Crew membership costs just $40 which allows student members to be season pass holders for all regular season home sporting events all year long.

A $40 Blue Crew Membership includes the following:
Official Blue Crew T-shirt
Free admission to all home athletic events
Free admission to Blue Crew socials and pep rallies
Recognition as a major part of the "Spirit of CHS"

Students may purchase a Blue Crew membership on Fridays during all lunches at the Spirit Shop located in the main concourse.

Students must wear Official Blue Crew T-shirt and show CHS student ID with valid Blue Crew sticker on the back for free admission into qualifying athletic events.


Book Club


Sponsor: Mrs. Cain
Room: Media Center
Meets: Mondays from 2-3 pm


If you love to read, this is the club for you! We talk about Books (of course), but we also make crafty projects and plan other fun activities. We promote recreational reading among students and faculty at Charlotte High School. The club offers members an opportunity to discuss literary works across different genres, feeling free to voice their opinions while listening to and being open to the opinions of others. Students from all walks of life and all academic levels are encouraged to interact and find common threads in their daily lives that are enriched by the literature explored.

Bowling Club


Sponsor: Mrs. Chamberlin
Location: H-105
Meets: 3:30-5:30 pm on dates listed on the Bowling Club website


Everyone can participate, and no one has to sit on the bench. Members will participate in weekly competitions.

Bowling Club Website


Creative Writing Club


Sponsor: Mrs. Garcia
Room: B-122
Meets: Fridays from 2-3 pm


Students work together to hone their creative writing skills and share the writing experience with their peers. Members may be working on personal narratives, short stories, poetry, and/or novellas.

Writing is the painting of the voice. ~Voltaire


Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)


Sponsors: Coach Hoke & Coach Robinson
Room: C-220
Meets: Wednesdays from 6:50-7:10 am


This club is a Christian-based club open to all students. The club currently consists of 50% athletes and 50% non-athletes, but all share a common bond in their faith/beliefs.


Future Farmers of America (FFA)


Sponsor: Mrs. Webb
Meets: See club sponsor in Room F105 for meeting dates and times


FFA is an agricultural science program that encourages students to develop their potential for leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education.

CharlotteSr FFA Website


Hospitality Club


Sponsor: Ms. Hornbake
Room: A-206
Meets: Thursdays from 2-3 pm


The Hospitality Club is a professional and social club based on community service. Club activities help students gain leadership experience and prepare them to be professionals in their chosen field.

Hospitality Club Website


Interact Club


Sponsor: Mr. Riley
Room: C-121
Meets: Wednesdays from 2-3 pm


The Interact Club is sponsored by Rotary International and shares it's motto: "Service Above Self." It is both a social and community service club.


Key Club


Sponsors: Ms. Combes & Ms. Shasteen
Room: A-206
Meets: Wednesdays at 2 pm


A member of the Kiwanas family, our focus is on community service. This year we plan to host our 1st Annual Pickleball Tournament.


LEO Club


Sponsor: Mrs. Hochsprung
Location: A-209
Meets: Tuesdays from 2-3 pm


The LEO Club is sponsored by the local Lions Club. Members of the LEO Club have a passion for community service and develop leadership skills.

LEO Club Website


Math Club


Sponsors: Mrs. Toms & Mr. Cain
Room: B-208
Meets: Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2-3 pm


Tuesdays our math competition team meets. Wednesdays we offer peer tutoring for any math class.


Mock Trial


Sponsor: Mr. Riley
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Meets: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2-5 pm


The State Mock Trial Case comes out every year in early October. Following tryouts judged by local state attorneys, our team prepares members to act as both attorneys and witnesses to compete in local competition in January.



Modern Music Masters (Tri-M)


Sponsors: Mrs. Cushman & Mr. Montanari
Room: Band or Chorus Room
Meets: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 2-3 pm


Tri-M is a National Honor Society for music students. Students must demonstrate a commitment to their music program and also meet minimum GPA requirements. Induction is contingent on performing a solo or in a small ensemble at the Induction Ceremony in the spring.
The purpose of the group is to work towards the promotion of music throughout the community. We also try to instill a desire to contribute to their lives through community service. Students are required to perform 10 hours of community service.


National Honor Society


Sponsor: Mrs. Hughes
Location: Media Center
Meets: Every other Friday from 2-3 pm


Members of the National Honor Society are invited to apply based on their strong academics, leadership, and community involvement.

National Honor Society Website


Tarpon Film Club


Sponsor: Ms. Armenio
Room: G-204
Meets: Tuesdays from 2-3 pm


The Tarpon Film Club provides the opportunity to learn about video editing and make short films regardless of whether you are taking the TV Production class or not.



Tarpon Gamers' Club


Sponsor: Ms. Benson
Room: A-310
Meets: Thursdays from 2:00-2:45 pm


Members of the Tarpon Gamers' Club enjoy fantasy card games such as Magic: the Gathering.


image from magic game

Tarpon Leadership Academy (TLA)


Sponsors: Ms. Beisner & Mrs. Smith
Meets: As Needed


TLA is a 7 Habits oriented leadership-based organization that encourages student involvement in school and community events as well as Charlotte High School initiatives. Students take part in leadership training, fundraising, and partnering with community organizations to improve educational opportunities and create a more well-rounded educational experience for CHS students.

Members must meet application standards, including a minimum GPA, behavioral standards, and evidence of prior community or school involvement. Applications for each year are generally processed at the end of the previous year so that training may take place over the summer.



Class Sponsors

Show your school spirit by joining your class in special events and celebrations such as homecoming and prom.

Freshman Class:
Miss Beisner, H-112

Sophomore Class:
Mrs. Haynes, G-219

Junior Class:
Miss Klossner, B-121

Senior Class:
Mr. Sansone, G-115 or G-116

Co-Curricular Clubs

Charlotte High also offers co-curricular clubs for which students take a class during the school day. In addition to coursework, students prepare for competitions, plan events, and participate in performances.