Art Club is an informal club created for students who love art. Whether you have art assignments you want to work on, or a project you would like some assistance with, then Art Club is for you. See Mr. Coghlin for details on when your grade group has its Art Club time.
The Inspire 2 Be Me Program engages girls by developing a strong sense of self, which builds positive relationships, and encourages healthy lifestyle choices as well as teaching the importance of volunteerism and career exploration. This program provides strong female role models and creates a strong sense of belonging for grade eight girls at Central Middle School. Activities include dance, yoga, and meditation. Topics are Teen–Ed, alcohol and drug awareness, self-care, relaxation techniques to manage everyday stress, hair, nail and healthy grooming practices, internet and street safety, career awareness/exploration and leadership training. Meetings are offered on Wednesdays after school.
A peer-mentoring program is offered. Grade eight students will be trained about the leadership qualities in becoming a mentor through the Boys and Girls Club. The mentor/mentee weekly interactions will focus on exploring ways of building positive relationships.
SNAP is held every Tuesday at 2:45 in room 201. SNAP provides a welcoming and safe environment for young newcomers to share their adjustment challenges and receive support. Through a variety of fun activities; youth are able to improve their English, make new friends, learn about Canadian culture, and explore their new community.
Students participate weekly in creating a safe and caring school environment. The students participate in school and community fundraisers. Examples of this are hair streaking for diversity, volunteering at making Christmas cards for seniors and the neighbourhood, also fundraising to raise money to build a school in Africa.
The focus is on kindness, acceptance, and respect for students, neighbourhood, and the community. The students will participate in We Free the Children Organization and participate in We Day activities. This club is offered Mondays at noon.