Alive Bible Club
Mrs. Saucedo - E128 - Thursday - Lunch
This club is fun and a great way to hang out with friends! :)
Art and Photography Club
TBD - TBD - TBD - TBD
Ms. Cat - D121 - Monday - Lunch
ASL club is club that allows ASL students to interact and be a part of the Deaf Community in and out of Taft High School. Students are encouraged to practice and enhance their sign language
Black Student Union
Mr. Mckinley - TBD - TBD - TBD
Mr. Whitley - M267 - Wednesday, Friday - Lunch
A club that teaches students the great game of chess while having friendly competition.
Ms. Malik - C216 - Wednesday - Lunch
Work together to raise money for CHLA. (Children's Hospital Los Angeles)
Mr. Simpkin - D223 - Thursday - Lunch
A fun on campus Christian club.
Clash of Clans Club
Mr. Valerio - B203 - Friday - Lunch
Club for Clash of Clans players around Taft. Players can discuss, and will form a clan.
Class of 2016 Steering- Juniors
Ms. Herman - C110 - Tuesday - Lunch
Junior Steering raises money for and plans Senior Year activities.
Class of 2017 Steering- Sophomores
Ms Gonzales - B107 - Monday - Lunch
This is a club for the class of 2017 to raise money for their senior year
Class of 2018 Steering- Freshmen
TBD - TBD - TBD - Lunch
Help fundraise and plan events for the Class of 2018!
Mr.Herder - D123 - Monday - Lunch
This club collects creative writing pieces (poetry, short stories, personal essays, etc.) from Taft students and publishes them for the entire school to enjoy. Copies will be published periodically. Members are needed for piece selection, revision, and design.
Ms. Yu - Annex - Wednesday - Lunch
The California Scholarship Federation is a club for dedicated students that volunteers in the community! See Ms. Yu in D219 for details!
Do Something Club
Ms. Malik - C216 - Tuesday - Lunch
Do Something is the largest non-profit organization that encourages young people to get involved and 'do something'. They have many different cause-campaigns throughout the year, which you can view on their website DoSomething.Org. DS Club members will earn community service hours by participating in different DS Campaigns each week during lunch.
Dog Rescue Club
Ms. Herman - M263 - Friday - Lunch
The Dog Rescue Club (DRC) is a group of students who want to help dogs in need by volunteering their time at local shelters. All service will be done in the DRC group through organized events.
Ms. Jacob - Ms. Jacob's Room - Wednesday - Nutrition
Our objective is to learn the art of media and film and create videos (news, skits, PSAs) to share to the student body.
Female Empowerment Club
Ms. Forbes - C117 - Tuesday - Lunch
Welcome to FEM Club! In our meetings we discuss different feminist issues facing the world today, influential people in the history of feminism, and different ways that you can get involved with feminism in your community, all while trying to give "feminism" the positive connotation that it deserves. EVERYONE is welcome! See you there!
Ms.Viadero - C115 - Monday - Lunch
FIDM Club is for those who are entranced by the world of fashion. FIDM stands for The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandise, this institute is a private college created for the mastery of fashion, in joining this club underclassmen such as juniors, sophomores and freshmen who whish to go to this institute have the opportunity to win a scholarship!
Free the Children
Ms. Malik - C216 - Tuesday - Nutrition
Free the Children is an international charity and educational partner that works both domestically and internationally to empower and enable youth to be agents of change.
Future Entrepreneurs of America
Mr. Kodama - M261 - Tuesday - Lunch
A club for future entrepreneurs and global business leaders to meet and discuss the major business innovations, stock developments, and business practices of today's market.
Ms. Brownell - C111 - Wednesday - Lunch
Welcome to Gay Straight Alliance (G.S.A), everyone is welcome! :) Please join and support our LGBTQ community.
Mrs.West - C107 - Monday - Lunch
Girl Talk is a club for everyone (boys and girls) where guest speakers come to talk about any topic of your choice. From nutrition to college counseling to even learning about applying for jobs, expect to learn something new and receive prizes! No hours required!!!!!
Girl Up Club
Ms. Bingham - M161 - Tuesday - Lunch
Girl Up is a UN-affiliated nonprofit organization that empowers youth to better the lives of young women in developing countries. Learn about leadership, current events, and just how strong your voice can be at Girl Up! Everyone is welcome, and remember- we are here to.get.her. stronger!
Ms. Kim - D222 - Friday - Lunch
We analyze history through our own diverse viewpoints and attempt to come up with solutions in order to avoid horrible historical periods from happening again. We also entertain scenarios like what if the Germans won WWII or what if the Soviet Union won the Cold War.
I am NORM Club
Mrs. Mahoney - C214 - Friday - Lunch
I am NORM is a club where students with different outlooks can gather together to hang out while leaning what it means to become an inclusive person. We all have something offer each other if we just take the time to listen.
Ms. Kwan - E235 - Wednesday - Nutrition
Interact club is a volunteer club where we do activities outside of school."
Jewish Student Union (JSU)
Mr. Mayesh - D220 - Monday - Lunch
We meet once a week and discuss Torah portions, Jewish holidays, current events in Israel, and more. Anyone can come to the meetings as long as they don’t act rude or disrespectful. Lunch will be provided, please arrive before the 10 minute bell."
Mr. Moreno - E235 - Monday - Lunch
Key Club is the oldest and largest student-led community service organization in the world. We participate in many different service events such as rose float decorating, giving out waters to runners at local 5K runs, and helping set up festivals. We also host different fundraisers to raise money for the Pediatric Trauma Program.
Knights & Ladies
Ms. Yu - Annex - Thursday - Lunch
Knights & Ladies is a service club that helps students volunteer in the community and the school.
Mrs.Kim - D222 - Tuesday - Lunch
Our goal is to introduce the culturally diverse population of Taft HS to the extensive Korean culture . Through this club students can experience Korea's unique trademarks, customs, foods, and music.
Mr.Moreno - E235 - Tuesday - Nutrition
Do want to be recognized for making a difference individually and collectively? Come by Mr.Moreno's room in E325 to learn more.
Loloyan Jewish Club
Ms. Bingham - M161 - Wednesday - Lunch
It's Jewish Club. Rabbi Loloyan comes, tells stories and teaches traditional Jewish Values. We also have pizza. Its a fun time for all.
Louie Jewish Club
Ms. Shayan - D220 - Thursday - Lunch
Come learn about the Jewish culture and significance with Rabbi Louie. Please be nice to our guest speaker.
Mr. Valerio - B203 - Monday - Lunch
Math club that competes against other schools in math competitions.
Mr. Fegan - B206 - Friday - Lunch
The Misunderstood Club is trying to prevent misunderstood teenagers from self destruction and bullying. Although some students may not face the same problems we are trying to prevent, it's a great way to show their support to those that do! Anyone is welcome to join.
Mr. Gruber - F137 - Tuesday - Lunch
Orchestra club is for students who would like to develop their musical skills but cannot be in the class! See Camille or Mr. Gruber for joining
Mr. Mayesh - D220 - Thursday - Nutrition
We help raise awareness about the program at Taft that allows teens to help their peers solve personal problems
Mrs. Bates - Parent Center - Tuesday - Lunch
The club talks about differant shoes and will start trying to collect shoes for the needy.
Dr. Berchin - Oral Arts - Friday - Lunch
Spreading Sprouts is an organization in which we go to local elementary schools and build botanical gardens, incorporating the elements of STEAM.
Mr. Moreno - E235 - Monday, Wednesday - Afterschool
SRLA is a group of students who are training to run the marathon.
Students for Families in Need (SFIN)
Ms. Forbes - C117 - Friday - Nutrition
We are a club that helps to provide for those in need, including children, teens, families, etc. We work through services such as LSS (Lutheran Social Services) and Children's Hunger Fund to provide food, water, clothes, blankets, and any assistance possible to help strengthen the lives of others. During the year, we get to experience hands-on assistance through programs such as Children's Hunger Fund to help equip food packages to families, individuals, and kids in need. Through donations to organizations such as LSS, and the voluntary service of other students, we can help to improve, provide for, and assist the lives of others.
Taft Sex Squad
Ms. Brownell - C111 - Thursday - Lunch
Taft Sex Squad is a group of students who use theatre, music, comedy, and art to educate our peers about safer sex, sexuality, and gender.
Gibbons - - Friday - Nutrition
Teen Court is once a month. You serve on the jury of REAL CASES and make decisions on these cases whether or not the minor is guilty or not guilty. You have the power to inflict positive change on your peers lives! It's a great way to get community service. Club meeting are usually the day after each teen court. Looking for officers who would like to help out with program. It looks great on a college application especially if you would like to pursue a career in law. If you would like to apply to be an officer, please send me a detailed description of what your strengths are and how you think you can contribute. Thanks! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Blair - C3 - Friday - Lunch
We are the guild, a group of cool nerd who meet with other cool nerd to keep the geeky sub culture alive and kicking, this is the 3rd year of the guild, so we are pretty well known as the club with the long announcement on the speaker
Ms. West - C110 - Friday - Lunch
Theatre Club will be held every Friday during lunch in C110. This is a new and enjoyable learning experience. The club has a friendly environment, in which accepts everyone for who he or she is. Express who you are and learn the different aspects of theatre--acting, script-making, set-designing, and much more.
Ms. Malik - C216 - Friday - Lunch
We do yoga to relax and reduce stress
Mr. Whitley - M267 - Wednesday - Lunch
The Young Democrats club was made to help people become more politically aware. This club will inform people on Democratic Policies, other parties and how they are all benefiting America.
Zombie Survival Club
Mr. McFadden - M165 - Tuesday - Lunch
Welcome to Zombie Survival Club. In this club you will learn about the best techniques, equipment, and skills you will need to survive the imminent zombie apocalypse. Join us, or get left behind. See you on the other side.