Coach John Geist, Clark Athletic Coordinator and Coach Anne Ager, Clark Assistant Athletic Coordinator
Sports programs offered at Tom C. Clark High School
Clark High School has a strong athletic tradition since its beginning. We offer students the opportunity to participate in several sports. The main goal of our Athletic Department is to develop the student-athlete both on the court/field as well as in the classroom. Our sports programs teach athletes the value of discipline, loyalty, hard work, good health, and good sportsmanship.
Call the school for more information (210)397-5150 or visit the Clark HS Athletics website at clarkathletics.org (non-NISD site).
Please see sponsor for more information
Every Tuesday at 8:40a in A115
Directors: Smith, Neiman, Vitola and Hernandez
Pep Squad: Award-winning team that includes students in grade levels 9-12. Students learn the basics of dance and cheer technique and skill. Pep Squad performs halftime at football games, cheers in the stands at football, volleyball, and basketball games. Pep Squad competes at 1-2 competitions in February. Pep Squad performs in a Spring Show in April. Pep Squad also participates in community events around the area. There is no prerequisite for Pep Squad.
Drill Team - Aristocats: Award-winning JV dance team that includes students in grade levels 10-12. Tryouts for this team take place in March. Aristocats perform halftime routines at football games, cheer in the stands at football, volleyball, and basketball games, perform at pep rallies, and perform at a Spurs game halftime show. Aristocats compete at 2 competitions in February. Aristocats perform in a Spring Show in April. Aristocats specializes in Jazz, Pom, and Hip Hop. Aristocats also participate in community events around the area. Prerequisite - 1 year in Pep Squad or UIL extracurricular activity.
Dance Team - Top Cats: A four-time State Champion Varsity dance team that includes students in grade levels 10-12. Tryouts for this team take place in March. Top Cats perform halftime routines at football games, cheer in the stands at football, volleyball, and basketball games, perform at pep rallies, and perform at a Spurs game halftime show. Top Cats compete at 3 competitions in February. Top Cats specialize in Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, and Lyrical. Top Cats perform in their annual Spring Show in April. Top Cats also participate in community events around the area. Prerequisite - 1 year in Pep Squad or UIL extracurricular activity.
Cheer: Award-winning JV and Varsity Cheer team that includes students in grade levels 10-12. Tryouts for this team take place in March. Cheer leads spirit at pep rallies, football, volleyball, and basketball games. Cheer competes at 3-4 competitions starting November - January. Cheer recently placed 2nd out of 16 teams at NCA National Competition. Cheer trains in tumbling and stunts throughout the year and performs in a Spring Show in April. Cheer also participates in community events around the area. Prerequisite - 1 year in Pep Squad or UIL extracurricular activity.
See sponsor for details.
4:30p - 5:25p in Room A219
Every Wednesday after school in Room A001
Every Thursday from 4:30p - 5:30p in Room A238
First, third, and fifth Tuesday of the Month from 4:20p - 4:50p in A211
Directors - Lauren Rost
Dance Classes I-IV introduce students to various mediums of dance, including ballet, modern, social/multicultural dance, jazz, tap, improvisation, and hip hop. Emphasis is on the development of technical and mind/body coordination skills, physical strength, and creativity. Students participate in a minimum of two performances a year. There is no prerequisite for Dance Level 1.
Second and fourth Friday of the Month at 8:15a in TBD
Twice a month on Tuesdays in A108
Ramona Zambrano & Rosa Bimstein
Last Friday of the Month at 8:15a in A215
Before and After School in Room TBD
Meet as announced in Room C202
Elizabeth Casillas, Janie Cardenas
Meet as announced
Karen Pumphrey, Laura Swain, Rebecca Berringer
Meet as announced in Room A039
To be determined
To be determined
To be determined
Second and fourth Mondays of the Month after school in A039
Every Tuesday from 4:30p - 5:15p in Room C225
First Monday of the Month at 4:30p in C225
Tuesday mornings from 8:15a - 8:45a in C225
Every Thursday from 4:30p - 5:30p in A228
Every Wednesday morning in B122
Anne Schnabel, Annete Cobb, Debbi Sochia, & Michelle Harper
As announced in A017
Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30p - 5:30p in C225
One Thursday a Month at 6:30p in the Gym
Thursdays at 4:30p in A102
See Sponsor For Meeting Days/Times in A028
Second and fourth Tuesdays of the Month at 4:30p in P018
Don Rios & Holly Robbins
Second and fourth Wednesday of the Month in C113
General Monthly Meetings
Wednesdays from 4:30p - 5:00p
Fridays from 8:20a - 8:50a
Socials & Competition Prep
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30p - 5:00p
Maribel Yzaguirre & Danielle Mills
Wednesdays at 4:35p in A229
Second and fourth Wednesdays of the Month in C203
Lucy Podmore & Cristina Johnson
Second Monday of the Month from 4:45p - 5:45p in the Library
First Monday of the Month at 8:15a in the Cougar Den (C102)
See sponsor for dates. At 8:15a in A218
General meetings are once a month at 4:30p.
Prayer meetings are Fridays during 5th period.
Last Wednesday of the Month at 4:35p in the Library
See sponsor for details.
Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30p - 5:30p in C226
From 8:15a - 8:45a in A015. See sponsor for meeting dates.
Yvonne Yzaguirre & Debbi Sochia
Third Wednesdays of the Month. For meeting dates and times see sponsors.
Salvatore Reginaldo & Matthew Lopez
First Wednesdays of the Month at 4:30p in A022.
First and third Tuesdays of the Month from 4:45p - 5:15p in the Cafeteria
First and third Wednesdays of the Month from 4:30p - 5:30p in C208
SASI Col. Patrick Franzese USAF (Ret), MSgt. Vince Madrid, USAF (Ret)
Parents and Guardians: Welcome to the Air Force Junior ROTC (AFJROTC) 793rd Cadet Wing at Tom C. Clark High School
Your daughter and/or son is joining a first-class instructional program with dedicated and experienced instructors who will go the extra mile for each cadet. We will provide a learning environment that is safe, educational, inspiring, fun, and physically challenging.
The mission of AFJROTC is to develop citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation and community. Our core values are: "Integrity First", "Service Before Self", and "Excellence in all we do". Our objectives are to educate and train high school cadets in citizenship, promote community service, instill responsibility, character, self-discipline, and provide instruction in air and space fundamentals.
It is important for everyone to know that AFJROTC is not a military recruiting program, however cadets who are enrolled may choose to join (if qualified) any military service following graduation. Moreover, cadets completing three (3) years of AFJROTC, and who subsequently enlist in the armed forces may be eligible to enlist at a higher pay grade. Please see service specific recruiters for details.
Why Enroll in AFJROTC?
- To appreciate the ethical values and principles that underlie good citizenship.
- To develop leadership potential, while working cooperatively with others.
- To be able to think logically and to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing.
- To appreciate the importance of physical fitness in maintaining good health.
- To understand the importance of high school graduation for a successful future, and learn about college and other advanced educational and employment opportunities.
- To develop mental management abilities.
- To compete for summer scholarship programs (CSAF Flight Program)
- To further your chances of obtaining a College ROTC scholarship
- To compete at National Level competitions (College resume builder)
Programs offered in the Clark H.S. AFJROTC:
- Community & School Service Hours
- Ceremonial Color Guard
- Fall Newcomer's Dance
- Spring Military Ball
- Veterans Day Activities
- Marksmanship Team
- Academic Team
- Saber Team
- Silver Valor Unarmed Drill Team
- Centurion Guard Armed Drill Team
- Physical Fitness Team
- Orienteering Team
- Raider Challenge Team
- Kitty Hawk Air Society (NHS Equivalent)
- Spirit Squad
- Summer Leadership Training
Contact information: firstname.lastname@example.org
First Thursdays of the Month from 4:30p - 5:15p in A207