All Activities

Welcome to the Activities Page!  Our goal at Haverford High School is to get every student involved in at least 1 activity.  Please look through our extensive list of clubs and activities and then meet with or email the sponsor for more information.  If you don't see a club or activity you are interested but have one in mind, please click on the link to the left about Starting a New Club.



African Americans Cultural Enrichment

To discuss and learn about historical and current issues impacting the African American community. In addition AACE exposes students to volunteer opportunities and college preparation.

Sponsor: Mr. Leon Smith

Email Mr. Leon Smith


Alex's Lemonade Stand

Sponsor: Karen Laskaris

Email Karen Laskaris


American Sign Language Club

Sponsor: Ellen Monahan

Email Ellen Monahan


Art Club

An opportunity to create unique art projects outside of class. The Art Club will meet on Tuesdays at 2:30pm in Room 120 & 122.  All are welcome! 

Sponsors: Ms. Samara Talkin 

Email Ms. Samara Talkin


Asian Student Association  

Sponsor: Ms. Jo Johnston

Email Ms. Jo Johnston


Astronomy Club

Sponsor: Liam Gallagher

Email Liam Gallagher


Badminton Club

Sponsor: Katie McCool

Email Katie McCool


Best Buddies

The mission of Best Buddies is to establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one to one friendships. Integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Sponsors: Mr. Adam Nancarrow/Ms. Kayla Kishbaugh

Email Mr. Adam Nancarrow | Email Ms. Kayla Kishbaugh


Bowling Club

Meet weekly to bowl and have fun. A small fee does apply.

Sponsor: Ms. Beth Greenwald/Ms. Brittany Caso

Email Ms. Beth Greenwald | Email Ms. Brittany Caso



Sponsor: Ms. Judy Kang

Email Ms. Judy Kang


Chess Club

The Chess Club is open to all students of all ability levels from grades 9-12. No experience is necessary--you may come to learn the game or sharpen your skills. Chess Club is a member of the Main Line High School Chess League and our top boards complete against other schools in this league. You can visit our website below for more information.

Sponsor: Mr. Keith MacConnell

Email Mr. Keith MacConnell


Crochet Club

Sponsor: Ms. April Wolfe

Email Ms. April Wolfe


Class Officers

Each class elects 5-7 class officers. Class Officers are responsible for fundraising, dances, proms, homecoming and organizing other school wide events.

Sponsor: Janette Heil (Freshmen), Meghan Gerber (Sophomores), Brian Hulea (Sophomores), Erica Swiniunch (Juniors), Shannon Moore (Juniors), Kate Cesarini (Seniors), Jen Stadnicki (Seniors)



MB/Color Guard

Raise money and learn skills to prepare for the upcoming seasons.

Sponsor: Ms. Christine Cherego



Competition Marching Band/Concert Band

Compete alongside the Color Guard against other local high schools.

Sponsor: Mr. Alex Gittelman

Email Mr. Alex Gittelman


Marching Band/Percussion

Sponsor: Mr. Robert Lazenberry

Email Mr. Robert Lazenberry


Diaper Dryve (Inactive)

Sponsor: Tricia Dyal

Email Tricia Dyal



Sponsor: Ms. Amy Jones

Email Ms. Amy Jones

Drama Club

Participate in all aspects of theatre, from on stage performance to the behind the scenes work.

Sponsors: Ms. Rebecca Stump, Ms. Chloe Lucente 

Email: TBA


Educators Rising

Sponsor: Mr. Leon Smith

Email Mr. Leon Smith


Endangered Species Club

Sponsor: Elliott Seifert

Email Mr. Elliot Seifert


Environmental Club (formerly AWARE)

Is an environmental awareness club that reaches out to high school kids to work towards a more sustainable planet. All high school grades are invited to join and participate in the club. Each year, members have the opportunity to compete in the Pennsylvania Envirothon, a team competition testing different high schools on our local environment. Our activities include maintaining our high school’s native garden, cutting electricity bills, and selling organic goods.

Sponsor: Ms. Megan Marshall, Ms. Rebecca Mortland

Email Ms. Megan Marshall | Email Ms. Rebecca Mortland


Esports Club

Players of all skill levels welcome; a place for students who are passionate about competitive titles to meet, or to participate in interscholastic leagues. 

Sponsor: Mr. Bradley Hoy and E.Manuel Ardiles

Email Mr. Bradley Hoy | Email E.Manuel Ardiles


Fashion Club

Groups meet to talk about fashion and trends. Students will design and create fashion pieces

Sponsor: Ms. Samara Talkin 

Email Ms. Samara Talkin


Film Makers and Editing

Sponsor: Jeffrey Masino

Email Mr. Jeffrey Masino


Fitness Center

Meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2:30-4:00. Get your sweat on!!

Sponsor: Mr. Detweiler/Mr. Grabias

Email Mr. Detweiler | Email Mr. Grabias 



Haverford's student run newspaper. Publish news and feature stories, editorials and opinions relevant to the Haverford community while upholding the highest professional and ethical standards.

Sponsor:  Ms. Geraldine Fish, Ms. Sarah Crispin

Email Ms. Geraldine Fish | Email Ms. Sarah Crispin


French Club

Sponsor: Kelley March

Email Kelley March


Future Business Leaders of America

An educational association of students preparing for careers in business or business related fields. FBLA helps develop student leadership abilities, strengthen their confidence and encourage positive character development. Students attend conferences, present and compete in buisness realted events. Students also participate in community service.

Sponsor: Ms. Jessica Mini/Ms. Patrick Bader

Email Ms. Jessica Mini | Email Ms. Patrick Bader


Future Republicans

Sponsor:  Mr. Joe Taraborelli

Email Mr. Joe Taraborelli


Girls Spark

Sponsor: TBA

Email: TBA


Girl UP

Focus and learn about women's leadership.

Sponsor: Ms. Kathy Kelly

Email Ms. Kathy Kelly


Guitar and Music Club

Sponsor: Mr. Ian Althouse

Email Mr. Ian Althouse



Haverford's student run TV Station. Experience production, management and film editing.

Sponsor: Mr. Ian Althouse

Email Mr. Ian Althouse 


Haverford Against Hunger

Sponsor: Mr. Christopher Walter 

Email Mr. Christopher Walter


Haverford Jewish Community Club

Sponsor: Elyse Staffieri

Email Elyse Staffieri


Haverford Reef Society

Sponsor: Mr. Elliot Seifert

Email Mr. Elliot Seifert


Haverford's Teachers' Teammates

Sponsor: Mr. Kyle Keblish

Email Mr. Kyle Keblish


HHS Book Club

Sponsor: Mr. Keith MacConnell

Email Mr. Keith MacConnell



Inter-Scholastic trivia competition.

Sponsor: Ms. Laurie Grady, Ms. Jenna Oleykowski

Email Ms. Laurie Grady | Email Ms. Jenna Oleykowski


Interact Club

Community Service Club. Members participate in activities and fundraisers that benefit the school and surrounding community.

Sponsor:  Ms. Sarah Davit/Colleen Pompetti

Email Ms. Sarah Davit | Email Ms. Colleen Pompetti


Italian Club

All things Italian! Culture, Food and Language. 

Sponsor: Mr. Riccardo Latrano

Email Mr. Riccardo Latrano 


Jazz Band

Sponsor: Mr. Michael Fein/Mr. Caesar Salmieri

Email Mr. Michael Fein | Email Mr. Caesar Salmieri


Jazz Lab Band

Sponsor: Ms. Elizabeth Marino

Email Ms. Elizabeth Marino


Latin Club

Sponsor: Ms. Natasha Skorupski

Email Ms. Natasha Skorupski


Math Institute

Sponsor: Ms. Kathy Kelly , Ms. Shelley Danizewski

Email Ms. Kathy Kelly | Email Ms. Shelley Danizewski


Medical Professionals of Tomorrow

Sponsor: Ms. Joesphine Johnson

Email Ms. Joesphine Johnson


Mental Health Matters

Sponsor: Ms. Jenn McNulty Brown

Email Ms. Jenn McNulty Brown


Military Club

Sponsor: Mr. Nick Bilotti

Email Mr. Nick Bilotti


Model U.N.

Learn about the UN and international relations as we prepare for a 4 day trip to the Philadelphia Model UN in Philadelphia.

Sponsor: TBA

Email: TBA


Morgan's Message

Sponsor: Ms. Christa Taylor

Email Ms. Christa Taylor


Muslim Student Association

Sponsor: Ms. Katie McCool

Email Ms. Katie McCool


National Artist Honor Society

Sponsor: Ms. Samara Talkin

Email Ms. Samara Talkin


National Business Honor Society

Sponsor: Ms. Jaclyn McCarty

Email Ms. Jaclyn McCarty  


National Honor Society

Nationally affiliated organization for students who meet certain academic, service and leadership requirements.

Sponsor: Ms. Devona Jackson, Mr. Michael Weinstock

Email Ms. Devona Jackson |  Email Mr. Michael Weinstock


No Place for Hate Club

No Place For Hate is a club that provides a safe environment for all members to come and share ideas  related to tolerance and acceptance of all people, regardless of race, religion, sexuality, intelligence, etc. Our club meets weekly and works to bring all students of Haverford together through activities like Open Mic  Night, the exchange of candygrams, and gatherings like potluck dinners to share and explore the diversity present in our school. We welcome all interested students and look forward to more conversations and activities that promote understanding and acceptance of everyone.

Sponsor: Ms. April Forgeng, Ms. Tess Hartman

Email Ms. April Forgeng | Email Ms. Tess Hartman



Perform standard orchestral repertoire.

Sponsor: Ms. Judy Kang

Email Ms. Judy Kang


Outdoors Club

Sponsor: Mr. Matthew Marran

Email Mr. Matthew Marran


Peer Tutoring

Sponsor: Ms. Tricia Notte

Email Ms. Tricia Notte


Pen and Ink

Haverford High School's literary magazine. A book that is full of poetry, short stories, artwork, and photography from the student body.  A creative outlet for students to express themselves. The staff meets primarily in the spring to sort through the submissions, design the cover, and work with editing and typing the book. All students from every grade level are welcome to join.

Sponsor: Ms. Kelly Kolson Terwilliger, Ms. Suzie Sackawicz

Email Ms. Kelly Kolson Terwilliger | Email Ms. Suzie Sackawicz


Photography Club

Meet to discuss photography, take pictures and evaluate work.

Sponsor: Ms. Sarah Colby

Email Ms. Sarah Colby


Ping Pong Club 

Open to all students at every level of ping pong ability. You can even join in Magic or Dungeons and Dragons!

Sponsor: Mr. Marco Vettori

Email Mr. Marco Vettori


Rainbow Alliance

An environment where students of all sexual orientations are welcome and can feel comfortable and safe.

Sponsor: Ms. Erin Deptula, Mx. Sevag Bakalian 

Email Ms. Erin Deptula | Email Mx. Sevag Bakalian


R2R Haverford (Rags to Riches Animal Shelter)

Sponsor: Ms. Ellen Monahan

Email Ms. Ellen Monahan


Red and Gold

This is a year-long school spirit competition that will conclude in a "field day" type event during the evening.  At this event, teams will face off in battles including an obstacle course, tug-of war, dance competition, glee competition, relay races, and so many more!!!  For more information, see your team general.  

Sponsor: Ms. Jenna Oleykowski, Mr. Tim Foster

Email Ms. Jenna Oleykowski | Email Mr. Tim Foster


Retro Gaming Club

Sponsor: Mr. Tyrone Jones

Email Mr. Tyrone Jones


Robotics Club

Haverford's robotics team, Team 484 - RoboForce, competes in FIRST Robotics competitions. Students design and build a new robot each year to compete in a new game challenge, using that robot for 5 to 7 competitions. Team members work with adult mentors on programming, fabrication, using sensors, and testing the robot before competition. The competitions are intense, loud, and lots of fun! 

Sponsor: Ms. Cassie Pezza



Science Academy

Share your love of science with others who love science! 

Sponsor: Dr. Jeremy Tomaszewski, Ms. Becky Mortland

Email Dr. Jeremy Tomaszewski | Email Ms. Becky Mortland


Science Honor Society

Sponsor: Dr. Jeremy Tomaszewski, Ms. Becky Mortland

Email Dr. Jermey Tomaszewski | Email Ms. Becky Mortland


Science Olympiad

Students work together through their interest in science to problem-solve, build and create as they prepare for competitions.

Sponsor: Ms. Jo Johnston, Mr. Justin Harris

Email Ms. Jo Johnston | Email Mr. Justin Harris 


Ski Club and Snowboard Club

Sponsor: Mr. John Scholtz

Email Mr. John Scholtz 


Spanish Club

A time for friends with a shared interest in Spanish language and culture.

Sponsor: TBA



Speech and Debate

Compete against other schools while improving your public speaking skills.

Sponsor: Ms. Kelly Kolson Terwilliger

Email Ms. Kelly Kolson Terwilliger


Spike Ball Club

Sponsor: Mr. John Scholtz

Email Mr. John Scholtz


Sports Quiz Club

Sponsor: Mr. Kyle Keblish

Email Mr. Kyle Keblish


Stand Up to Cancer

Sponsor: Laurie Grady

Email Ms. Laurie Grady


Student Senate

Provide the school with leadership through student run events that benefit the Haverford community.

Sponsor: Mr. Peter Bruno

Email Mr. Peter Bruno


Sewing Club

Sponsor: Tricia Schanne

Email Tricia Schanne


Talent Show Club

Sponsor: Mr. Dan DiBona

Email Mr. Dan DiBona


Technical Crew

Sponsor: Mr. Bradley Hoy

Email Mr. Bradley Hoy


Tri M- Music Honor Society

Membership extended for student who meet the following qualifications:

Sponsor: Ms. Kelsey Hendler

Email Ms. Kelsey Hendler 


Ultimate Frisbee (HUDA)

HUDA seeks to teach the fundamentals of Ultimate to everyone who has a desire to play, to foster the love the game and build a competitive Ultimate program where our team competes at the highest level of local, state and national competition. All levels of play our welcome!

Sponsor: Mr. Simon Feeman

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Vocal Director

Sponsor: Ms. Kelsey Hendler

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Sponsor: Mr. Alex Host

Email Mr Alex Host

WHHS Radio Station

Haverford's student led radio stations. Student directors coordinate and schedule student run programming.

Sponsor: Mrs. Mary Beth Ryan

Email Mrs. Mary Beth Ryan


World Affairs Club

A discussion forum of motivated, energetic students who consider geographic and political issues facing today's world.

Sponsor: Mr. Ryan Caviglia

Email Mr. Ryan Caviglia 


Writer's Circle

Sponsor: Ms. Tricia Notte, Ms. Jenn McNulty-Brown

Email Ms. Tricia Notte | Email Ms. Jenn McNulty-Brown


Sponsor: Mr. Bradley Hoy

Email Mr. Bradley Hoy


Young Democrats

Sponsor:  Ms. Jessica Federico

Email Ms. Jessica Federico