Clubs & Organizations

ACT PREP

ACT Prep is a study group that meets regularly to prepare for the ACT.
Mr. Webster Cannon,
 Faculty Advisor

ALLIES

 ALLIES is a student club where preconceived judgments are nonexistent. Social, economic, and cultural differences are laid aside for an open discussion of topics that arise nationally around race, socioeconomics, religion, sexual orientation, politics, and more. Ideas, thoughts, opinions, and feelings can be shared without hesitation to connect, understand, and appreciate each other's human differences.
Mr. BrummerMrs. McRae,  Mrs. Scully,  Mr. Ward, Faculty Advisors

BRIDGE BUILDERS

 Bridge Builders® develops among high school students a group of future leaders who will lay aside individual, social, economic, and cultural differences to work for the benefit of all. It is a two-year program that comprises students from all public, private, and parochial high schools in the Memphis area.  It is open to Sophomores who apply and are selected to fill the 16 CBHS membership positions at Bridge Builders.     
Br. Joel McGraw, Faculty Advisor

BROTHERS IN MEDICINE
 

Members will explore careers in the medical profession, including visits to hospitals and other healthcare facilities.
Mrs. Kim Everett, Faculty Advisor

CHESS CLUB

The purpose of the Chess Club is to help members develop skill and discipline, and to enjoy and interact in a friendly competition.  Open to all students.
Mr. Matt Erickson, Faculty Advisor

CULINARY CLUB

This is a club for students interested in culinary arts.  Activities include cookouts, volunteering at soup kitchens and hosting a booth at "Taste of CBHS".

Dino Grisanti, Advisor

DUCKS UNLIMITED CHAPTER

Club activities include a Ducks Unlimited Event, and cookout at football games.
Mr. Chris Fay, Faculty Advisor

DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS CLUB

Members play weekly, and play a continuous campaign throughout the school year.
Ms. Cathlyn Tsirgiotis, Faculty Advisor

FIFA CLUB

Members meet to play FIFA Soccer Video Games.
Mr. Webster Cannon, Faculty Advisor

FRENCH CLUB

The French Club introduces students to the culture and customs of French society and instills members with a global perspective. Members must be enrolled in a French course at CBHS.   
Mrs. Elizabeth Boone, Faculty Advisor

GUITAR CLUB

The Guitar Club is open to anyone who likes to play, would like to learn to play, or can help others improve their guitar playing.
Mr. Richard Branyan,  Faculty Advisor

HONOR COUNCIL

The Honor Council addresses any reported violations of the CBHS Honor Code and makes recommendations to the administration regarding action that should be taken. The students serving on the Honor Council are selected annually by a student voting process and confirmed by the faculty.
Mr. Matt Erickson, Mr. Jay Ranson, Faculty Advisors

INTERNATIONAL CLUB

Members will explore different countries though food, film, and other forms of research and discovery.
Mr. John Ward, Faculty Advisor

JUNIOR CLASSICAL LEAGUE

JCL is for students interested in Classical Studies, including Latin.  Club activities include the JCL State Convention, Festivus, and meetings.
Mr. Richard Branyan, Faculty Advisor

KEY CLUB

Key Club is a student-led organization that teaches leadership through serving others. Part of the Kiwanis International family, Key Club members build themselves as they build their schools and communities. CBHS Key Club will provide at least 60 hours of service to the community per member per year.  Membership requires GPA of at least 3.00 and teacher recommendations.  
Mr. Webster Cannon, Faculty Advisor

KNOWLEDGE BOWL

The Knowledge Bowl Team comprises 10 Varsity members and 6 Junior Varsity members selected through written and oral competition.   The "Brain Wave" participates in academic contests throughout the year.  Five varsity members also compete for scholarship funds as part of WREG-TV's Knowledge Bowl competition.
Mr. Don Sandberg, Faculty Advisor

LASALLIAN YOUTH

Lasallian Youth is an organization formed in the tradition of the founder, St. John Baptist De La Salle.  We are part of a worldwide organization that works to promote a spirit of faith, service, community, and social justice on campus and in the broader community.  Open to all students.
Mr. Dustin Perry, Faculty Advisor

MAKERS CLUB

Members work on electronic and computer-based construction projects such as model rocketry and 3-D printing.
Mr. Marcello Donato, Faculty Advisor

MOCK TRIAL CLUB (Brothers-in-Law)

The Mock Trial Club will compete in local competitions.
Mr. Chris Fay, Mr. Greg Krog, Advisors

MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB

Do you only enjoy leisurely rolls down smooth streets in the crisp autumn air?  Do your rides usually end at a French bakery or the local coffee shop?  Does your Huffy still have training wheels and a rusty chain?  If you answered yes to all of these questions, then this club might not be for you.  Otherwise, note that the CBHS Mountain Bike Club is for students with a spirit of adventure who aren’t afraid to ride hard and get dirty.  We have riders of all different ability levels, so whether you want to compete in local high school races or you just want to meet up with some buddies for a group ride at Shelby Farms, this club might be what you’re looking for.  The mountain bike season covers both fall and spring semesters, with optional rides during the winter and summer.  Team uniforms are available for purchase.  
Mr. Shawn Morgan, Faculty Advisor

OYPS

The Organization of Young Political Scientists comprises students who are interested in learning more about politics and government. Members participate in a number of conferences throughout the year including the Model U.N. and YMCA Youth Legislature. Open to all students.
Mr. Will Rolfe, Faculty Advisor

PAINT BALL CLUB

Mr. Dana Vaughn, Faculty Advisor

PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

Mr. Shawn Kelly, Faculty Advisor

ROBOTICS TEAM

Our goal is to allow CBHS students the opportunity to design, build, and program a robot to compete in the FIRST Technical Challenge competitions.  The team will have the opportunity to learn from mentors with both technical and nontechnical backgrounds enabling an unparalleled learning experience.  Throughout the process, the students will learn documentation and collaboration skills.  Through all our programs, we seek to instill FIRST’s ideal of Gracious Professionalism, which holds that even when in competition every student will be courteous an even help opponents to overcome technical issues.  
Mr. Allen Higginbotham, Faculty Advisor

SCIENCE CLUB

CBHS students will investigate science concepts in the form of lab experiments and field studies.  Open to all students.
Mr. Don Whittington, Faculty Advisor

STUDENT AMBASSADORS

Ambassadors are students who will represent CBHS with pride, who know the school, have good communication skills, and would be good role models for future students. Their primary role is to serve as hosts and tour guides to campus visitors, particularly prospective students and parents.  Students interested is applying for a limited number of positions must participate in a training program.  
Mr. Eric Taylor, Faculty Advisor

ULTIMATE FRISBEE CLUB

Brother Joel McGraw, Faculty Advisor

VIDEO AND TABLETOP GAMING CLUB

Mr. Dustin Perry, Faculty Advisor

YOUNG REPUBLICANS

Mr. Collin Welsh, Faculty Advisor