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2022 – 2023 Club List: Please contact the club sponsor(s) for all club dates, times, and questions.


Sponsor: Mr. Fox

Location: Main Gym

Description: Develop basketball skills and teamwork for GBMS boys and girls

Cost: No cost

Dates/Times: Wednesdays:  10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9 from  7:45 – 8:30 am

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Book Club

Sponsor: Ms. Flynn
Location: Room 500
Description: Pick from a selection of books – vote on one.  Read that book as an individual and come together once a month to discuss the book.
Cost: The cost of each book unless you find it at the library or public library.
Dates/Times: Last Monday of each month (that school is in session) from 7:45 am-8:30 am

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Buck$ Club (Financial Literacy Club)

Sponsor: Mrs. Martinez

Location: Room 502

Description: Provide financial awareness for students to learn how to save, about credit and the implications of not being money savvy at a young age. 

Dates/Times: Twice a month

Limit: 15

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Chi Alpha Mu (Math)

Sponsors: Mr. Davis, Mrs. Allen, and Mrs. Grey

Location: Room 814

Description: Welcome to Chi Alpha Mu! Chi Alpha Mu, which stands for Creative Adventures in Mathematics, is the National Junior Mathematics Club for middle schools. Founded in 1967, the organization was reactivated by Mu Alpha Theta in 2008 to promote enjoyment and understanding of mathematics by middle school students.  Please note, this club provides opportunities for mathematics extension activities and projects, rather than tutoring or homework help.

Cost: No dues, but optional t-shirt.

Dates/Times: Third Thursdays (10/20, 11/17, 12/15, 1/19, 2/16, 3/16, 4/20, 5/18) from 3:45 – 4:45 P.M. 

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Classy Kids

Sponsor: Mrs. Chavis

Location: Room 616

Description: To promote friendship, strong role models, and community leaders

Cost: $10 (T-Shirts)

Dates/Times: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 3:45 – 4:30 pm

Limit: 25

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Cookies and Conversation

Sponsor: Mrs. Reich

Location: Room 807

Description: A female lead group exploring effective communication and conflict resolutions with cookies of course

Cost: None

Dates/Times: The second Wednesday from October-April from 3:45-4:30 p.m.

Limit: 17

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Drama Troupe

Sponsor: Mrs. Debra Moyer

Location: Cafeteria (We will move to the auditorium once it is open for use again.)

Description: To learn more about the aspects of theatre.  This includes learning stage terminology, working on acting skills, participating in improv activities, creating sets, designing costumes/makeup, and performing in a spring production.    The club will promote communication skills, teamwork, socialization, and self-confidence.

Cost: $20 (new members) / $10 (returning members)

Dates/Times: Thursdays starting October 6th – mid May from 3:45 – 5:00 p.m.

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Field Hockey Club

Sponsor: Mr. Duke

Location: Gym

Description: Teach field hockey skills for all talent levels

Cost: None

Dates/Times: Starts in the spring

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Green Team

Sponsor: Mrs. Belesimo

Location: GBM Courtyard

Description: Help keep GBM green and beautiful & learn gardening techniques you can use at home.

Cost: None

Dates/Times: Wednesdays beginning October 12 from 7:45-8:30 a.m.

Limit: 20

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Games Club

Sponsors: Ms. Kross, Mr. Dimich, & Mrs. Edwards

Location: Room 808

Description: Play various games for student interaction and build relationships (does not include video games 

Dates/Times: Tuesdays – 2x a month from 3:45pm – 4:30pm

October:  4th, 18th

November:  1st ,15th

December:  6th ,20th

January:  10th, 24th

February:  7th, 21st

March:  7th, 21st

April: 4th , 18th

May; 2nd

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Great Bridge Baritones

Sponsor: Mrs. Evans

Location: Room 201

Description: This group is for all low voices, or future low voices, that are enrolled in a chorus class. This group will focus mainly on pop music and will perform at all chorus concerts throughout the year.

Dates/Times: Wednesdays from 7:45am-8:35am


Lego Build Club

Sponsor: Mr. Mahl

Location: Room 501

Description: We are a building a club that free builds and theme builds with LEGO. There are lots of bulk LEGO to build with to express yourself and have a good time. 

Cost: None

Dates/Times: Mondays after school from 3:45-4:30 pm

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Harry Potter Club

Sponsor: Ms. Keller

Location: Room 812

Description: The Harry Potter Club was established to celebrate everything in the wizarding world of Harry Potter.  It is open to all students (wizards and muggles alike) who love Harry Potter.  We do crafts, play games, do service projects, and have a ton of fun!  So, whether you have memorized the books and have watched every movie, or whether you are just getting started – we would love to have you join the fun! 

Cost: $5

Dates/Times: First Wednesday of every month (until April) from 8:00-8:30 am

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Kindness Club

Sponsor: Ms. Keller, Mrs. Evans, Ms. Belasik

Location: Orchestra Room – Room 303

Description: Welcome to all Wildcats who want to spread kindness through small acts around the school and in our community!

Cost: $5

Dates/Times: First Friday of every month from 8:00-8:30 am

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Library & Lunch Book Club

Sponsors: Mrs. Early, Mrs. Bossuot, and Ms. Hadden

Location: Media Center

Description: If you enjoy socializing with friends and reading books then this is the club for you. We will eat our lunch together and talk about the book we read that month.

Cost: You will need to borrow or buy a copy of the books we read.

Dates/Times: December 2, January 6, February 3, March 3, & May 5 during your lunch time Online Signups


Namastay Relaxed

Sponsor: Ms. Kueppers

Location: Room 701

Description: The purpose of the club is to provide a peaceful and relaxing place for students to unwind during lunch. I will provide a calm and welcoming environment where students can learn relaxation and focus strategies. This may include chair yoga, meditation, breathing strategies and tools to help cope with daily school stress. 

Cost: None

Dates/Times: During 8th grade lunch starting at 1:20 PM on Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursdays. 

Limit: 20

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Peer Connect

Sponsors: Mrs. Steckline & Mrs. Mincheff

Location: Room 200

Description: Peer Connect is an after school club that focuses on social skills, friendships, peer relations, and problem solving social situations. Activities include various games, group discussions,  and off campus outings.

Cost: There is no cost to join; however students may be asked to bring money to the outings. . Dates/Times: TBD from 3:45-4:45pm 

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Relay for Life Club

Sponsors: Mr. Davis, Ms. Smith, Ms. Miller

Description: Relay for Life club raises awareness and support for cancer research and those who have and suffered from the disease.  Our goal is to promote events that bring students and staff together with the Relay for Life of South Hampton Roads, including the pink out game and luminary walk.

Location: 814

Meeting Dates: Friday afternoons after events with opportunities to engage at other activities, such as concerts and sporting events.

Cost: None.  Club tshirts will become available for purchase.

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Running Club

Sponsor: Mr. Nieter

Location: On the track

Description:  The purpose of this club is to encourage students to stay active! We will be participating in a  variety of running-related games and activities as well as preparing the students to compete on the track and field team in the spring.

Dates/Times: Tuesdays and Thursdays in January and February, after school until 4:30 pm

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Sponsor: Mr. Schneider 

Location: Gym

Description: Provide leadership to the school through planning fun events for the students, creating a platform for student feedback and making our school a better place. Two students chosen from each homeroom.

Cost: None

Dates/Times: Last Thursday of every month from 8:00-8:30 a.m.


Select Treble Choir

Sponsor: Mrs. Evans

Location: Room 201

Description: Select treble chorus is for seventh and eighth grade sopranos and altos who are enrolled in a chorus class. This group will sing music at a more advanced level and will perform at all chorus concerts throughout the year. 

Dates/Times:Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 am-8:35 am


Vex Robotics Club

Sponsor: Mr. Mahl

Location: Room 501

Description: This is a competition based club that will design and build a Vex robot to compete in competitions around the city and hopefully at the state level. Students will be given all the supplies and equipment needed to compete. 

Cost: None

Dates/Times: Wednesdays from 3:45-4:30 pm

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Wildcat Orchestra

Sponsor: Ms. Belasik

Location: Room 303

Description: Audition based advanced orchestra that performs at all concerts and hopefully events in the school and around the community.

Dates/Times: We will start late October on Tuesday and Thursdays from 8:15am-8:50am



Sponsor: Mr. Schneider & Mrs. Allen 

Location: Gym

Description: Fun and zany activities to build relationships with peers and leaders; small devotional time

Cost: No cost

Dates/Times: Every Tuesday before school from 7:45 am to 8:35 am

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Yearbook – Cat Tracks

Sponsor: Ms. Keller

Location: Room 812

Description:  The Yearbook Club is for any 7th or 8th grade student who enjoys taking pictures, attending school events, and helping to design the yearbook. Help brainstorm marketing, yearbook pages, and more!

Cost: $10

Dates/Times: First Tuesday of every month (additional third when needed) from 8 – 8:30am *Applications will be available in library –  Taking ~15 but any can apply*


Young Builders Club

Sponsors: Mr. Newman & Mr. Pascale

Location: Room 302

Description: Objective: Introduce students to the following: shop safety, use of various types of hand and power tools, finishing techniques, and creating new and interesting projects.

Projects: Create, design, and build various projects using our new 3D carving machine. Designing and building CO2 Dragster, Catapult, Cell Phone Stand, Wooden Bubble Gum machine, etc. 

Cost: $15.00 to cover materials for all projects

Dates/Times:  2nd Wednesday of each month, from October through February from 3:35 pm – 5:00 pm 

Limit: 20 *Open to students NOT in a Tech. Ed. Class this year*

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