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This is a new club and meeting dates and times have not been established.

Advisor: Connor Hagerty



Art Photo 17-18

Meetings TBD … Most likely Mondays or Tuesdays after schoo
Advisor: Kristen Ingman

Art club is run by its members and is primarily a place for students to come and create together in a welcoming and creative environment. Some new skills and projects will be presented periodically if members wish to try some new techniques.



ASL Photo 17-18

Meetings are held every Friday in either room C126 or C217 from 2:15 to 315 pm.
Advisor: AmberJoy Coble

ASL Club discusses Deaf community events and looks for opportunities to work with the Deaf community, and fundraise and plan events to benefit outings to Deaf organizations and to benefit local Deaf organizations. 



Meetings are held on Thursdays from 2:15 to 3:15 pm in Room D214.
Advisor: Maggy Mrosla

The club meets to write and perform music–rap style.  It’s an opportunity to be artistic and express yourself through written words.



Meetings are Tuesdays and Thursdays at Sehome High School Library from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm
Coach and Forensics Advisor: Laura Livingston



Book Photo 2017

Meetings are held mostly the last Wednesday of the month in the Library
Advisor: Tracy Shaw (360-676-6473)
Officer: Emma McCoy

Book Club was founded by two students who just love to read and talk about what they read with like-minded students. They read a book a month, then get together to discuss, have treats and have lots of fun. There’s no pressure — just lots of fun!



Bridge Building Photo 2017

Meetings are held either Tuesdays or Wednesdays from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm
Meeting dates for a given week will be communicated in the daily announcements
Advisors: Alan Doud and Jeff Tetrick

The Squalicum High School Bridge Building Club provides support for students so that they can build bridges and compete in bridge building competitions using the rules established by the International Bridge Building Committee.



Meetings are held on Thursdays after school in Room C219. Start date will be mid to late October and end time will be March or April 2019.
Advisor: Suzanne Laas

Chess Club schedule TBD.

Chess Club Information 2018-19

Chess Club is mostly about playing the game but is also about learning the rules, recognizing common checkmate patterns, discussing opening principles, practicing tactics, and mastering endgame scenarios. For players of any level.



Meeting dates coming
Advisor: Sarah Marshall 



Coach and Forensics Advisor: Laura Livingston

The Bellingham United Debate Club, 3 Bellingham School District high schools debating as one club, meets Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM in the 3rd floor student lounge at Bellingham High School.  Please contact the coach, Laura Livingston ( for more information or visit our website at



Drama Photo 2017

Advisor: Jason Parker (360-676-6470, x 6835)



Environmental Photo 2017

Advisor: Laurel Peak (x 7675)



Consistent meeting days and times have not been determined.
Advisor: Reed Richardson

Fashion club focuses on nurturing the talents and needs of students interested in fashion, including designers, models and artists.



FBLA Photo 2018

General Meetings are held one Wednesday per month after school (see Squalicum web calendar for exact dates)
Committee Meetings are usually twice a month after school as set by committee
Advisors: Christina Stevens ( 360-676-6470, x 7732)

What Is FBLA?

FBLA stands for Future Business Leaders of America.  It is a national organization for high school students who are interested in pursuing careers in business.  Squalicum’s FBLA chapter is one of the largest clubs at Squalicum and in the Bellingham School District.  Members attend regular meetings, take part in regional, state and national conferences, compete in various business events, perform community service and are involved with the school store and other fundraising activities. Through involvement, students have the opportunity to learn from business leaders in the community and partake in “real world” professional experiences. Through FBLA, members get a competitive edge for college and career success.

Who can join FBLA?

Anyone interested in being successful in business or business related careers and in grades 9-12 can join.

Benefits of FBLA

  • Travel around the country
  • Earn scholarships and prizes
  • Career preparation opportunities
  • Participate in community service events
  • Compete & win at regional, state, and national conferences
  • Become a local, state, or national officer
  • Enhance leadership skills
  • Meet new people
  • Have fun!!!



Meeting time TBA.
Advisor: Izze Dulion (360-676-6470, x 7744)



Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 2:20 to 3:30 in Room B201.
Advisor: Diane Cooper-Schick

German Club offers students opportunities to explore German/Austrian/Swiss culture.  As club members choose, we cook, do crafts, watch films, play games, go on field trips, and more.  



Health Photo 2017
Meetings are held Wednesdays in Room B118 after school.

Advisor: Kathie Peterson (360-676-6470, x 7730)

Our club students are making a difference in our school and community by helping to increase awareness of the dangers of substance abuse, distracted driving and other harmful behaviors. We are a group of young leaders making healthy choices for ourselves, encouraging others and modeling healthy lifestyles. Come check it out!

2016 Photos



Honor Society Photo 2017

Honor Society does not have a regular meeting time. Meeting are announced well in advance of the actual date.
Advisor: Heidi Carpenter (360-676-6470, x 7653)

National Honor Society is an organization that recognizes students for excellence in scholarship. The club then challenges those students to develop their character and leadership further through active involvement in community service.



Indian Umbrella Photo 2017

The first meeting was November 21
Advisor: Kathryn Kryt  (360-676-6470, x7683)

Indian Umbrella is a charitable organization whose mission is to partner with small charities in India with realistic and well proposed goals and raise funds and awareness for them throughout Canada and the United States. Members support a good cause and get volunteer hours.



Lemon Photo 2017

Advisor: Riley Liddle (360-676-6470, x 7755)



Advisor: Denise Shrout (360-676-6470, x 7645)



Mentors Photo 2017

Advisor: Jason Bergman (360-676-6470, x 7765)



Meetings are held on Tuesdays after school from 3:30 to 5:00 outside lockers to determine where space is available for tables.

Advisor: Mark Parrish (360-676-6470, x 7797)

Beginning, intermediate and advanced ping pong players are encouraged to come play recreational and possibly some competitive bracketed tournaments.


QSA Photo 2017

Meetings are held every Wednesday in Room D101 from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm
Advisor: Kay Reilly (360-676-6470, x7796))
Squalicum Contact and PTSA Club Rep: Karen Anastasio (360-676-6470, x 7761)

Queer Straight Alliance (QSA) is a club at Squalicum that promotes diversity and acceptance in our school for LGBTQ+ students. We want to spread acceptance, educate our school, and build community through club activities that support and provide a relaxed, safe, and fun environment for queer students and their allies. We also discuss current issues, advocate for the LGBTQ+ community, and take a look at how our society views and works with anyone different from the “norm.” QSA is open to students of any sexual orientation or gender identity. 



Rotary Interact Photo 2017
Volunteering at Bingo at Boys’ & Girls’ Club on Sat., Feb. 26

Meetings are held once a month on Thursdays from 2:20 pm until 2:30 pm
Advisor: Gabe Mayers

The Rotary Interact Club, which has been at Squalicum for over 15 years now, is a service-oriented club dedicated to helping nonprofit organizations in Bellingham over the school year. We have over 70 student members and are supported by the Bellingham Bay Rotary Club. Some of our events are volunteering at the Bellingham Bay Marathon, helping with the Halloween and Valentine’s Day carnivals put on by Bellingham Parks and Recreation, volunteering at the Jingle Bell Run, etc. All students are welcome!

Volunteering at Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Work Party 2016
Volunteers filling 78 Mother’s Day Gift Bags – May 2017


RPG Photo 2017

Adventure meetings are Tuesdays and Thursdays in Room B102.
Advisor: Michelle Campbell ( 360-676-6470, x 7722)

The purpose of RPG Club is to unite follow nerds and enjoy a game of dungeons and dragons.



Advisor: Scott Wilson

2018 Sailing Pic
2017-18 Sailing Club

First day of practice is Tuesday, August 29.

The Squalicum Sailing team practices twice per week in the spring and attends regular weekend regattas around the northwest. The team practices with Bellingham and Sehome high school on Lake Whatcom after school.  For more information click here



First meeting is Tuesday, March 21, at 2:30
Advisor:  Kay Reilly

The Squalicum Songwriters Club gives students an opportunity to write songs or poetry, and to make music with fellow artists.



Meeting dates and time to be determined.
Advisor: Sandy Miller (360-676-6470, x 7643)

The mission of the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica is to recognize high school achievement in Spanish and Portuguese and to promote interest in Hispanic and Luso- e (3 semesters of Spanish) with a B+ average in Spanish Class.



Head Coach: Jenovia Chunyk
Assistant Coach: Anna Edquist

Spirit 2018-19 Roster
2017-18 Spirit Team Photos


STEM Outready (STEM=Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)

Advisor: Tim Reinholtz (360-676-6470, x 7797)

We meet once a month to go over plan for elementary school visits that month, and we visit the elementary schools two mornings a month. The purpose of our club is to meet with elementary students to do projects involving science, technology, engineering, and math! Through this community outreach, we hope to expose elementary-aged kids to the STEM field and to broaden their academic interests.



Meetings are held on Thursdays in Room C102 from 3:20 to 4:15 pm
Advisor: Derek Hite

Super Squali-Bros. Club is a once-a-week club that meets to play the videogame Super Smash Bros. in its many forms, from Ninendo 64 to the more recent Wii U. The club also hosts lock-ins at SqHS about once every quarter where students are invited from other schools, food is often provided, and tournaments take place. Beginner to expert players are welcome, but it does help to have some knowledge of the game.



Meetings are held on Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:15 pm in Room B102.
Advisor: TBD

The Swing Dance Club is a community building club that explores dancing from the 1920’s to the 1950’s. Our goal is to build community and appreciation for vintage dance, while continuing to have fun!



Meetings will begin in the spring
Advisor: Denise Shrout (360-676-6470, x 7645)

The purpose of the Ultimate Frisbee Club is to get outside, play ultimate Frisbee and have fun!



United Diversity Photo 2017

Advisor: Aramis Johnson  (360-676-6470, x 7705)

Our club promotes being united through our diverse cultures, experiences, and perspectives. We love having fun, enjoying each other’s company, and having a great fellowship while embracing all cultures. We meet the first and third Tuesday of the month in B101 at 3:30 pm. We will continue our annual activities; such as, Multicultural Day and Karaoke at lunch, while finding new ways to give back to the community.



Advisor: Emma Holmberg (360-676-6470, x 7702)



Advisor: Heidi Carpenter (360-676-6470, x 7653)