Department of Defense Education Activity

Quantico M/HS: School Activities

There are numerous clubs and organizations as well as Athletics in which students can participate. These activities include: Band, Chorus, Creative Writing Club, FBLA, FCA, Fun and Fitness, International Club, Mu Alpha Theta, MUN, Newspaper, NJHS, NHS, MS SCA, and HS SCA.

The Athletics include: Varsity Boys and Girls Basketbal, Varsity Cheer. Middle School Boys and Girls Basketball, Middle School Cheer. Varsity Baseball, Varsity Softball, Varsity Boys and Girls Soccer, Cross Country Track, Volleyball, etc.


Athletics

Welcome to the QM/HS Interscholastic Athletic Program

WINTER SPORTS TRYOUTS:

Current School Year (2019-2020) Athletic Physical required in order to try out. Download and complete the Athletic Physical form.

VARSITY BOYS BASKETBALL / VARSITY GIRLS BASKETBALL / VARSITY CHEER / MS BOYS BASKETBALL / MS GIRLS BASKETBALL and MS CHEER:

Students in grades 7 through 12 can tryout if they have a completed/current athletic physical, and if they are academically eligible.

  • Varsity Boys Basketball (Grades 9-12 only) tryouts held on Monday, Tuesday, 4, 5 November 3:30-5:30 and Wednesday, 6 November 3:30-5:00. Practices will begin on Thursday, 7 November 3:30-5:00.
  • Varsity Girls Basketball (Grades 9-12 only) tryouts held on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 4, 5, and 6 November 3:30-5:00. Practices will begin on Thursday, 7 November 3:30-5:00. Practices will be scheduled Monday-Friday 3:30-5:00. Players/parents will be notified of any changes.
  • Varsity Cheer (Grades 9-12 only) only interest meeting on Wednesday, 6 November during HS lunch. Tryouts held on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 13, 14, and 15 November 2:30-4:00 in the cafeteria. Practices will be held on Monday-Friday beginning Monday, 18 November 2:30-4:00 in the cafeteria.
  • MS Boys Basketball (Grades 7-8 only) tryouts held on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 4, 5, and 6 November 2:30-3:30 in the gym. Practices will begin on Thursday, 7 November 2:30-3:30. Season practice schedule will be addressed after the last tryout day.
  • MS Girls Basketball (Grades 7-8 only) tryouts held on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 12, 13, and 14 November 2:30-3:30. Season practice schedule will be addressed after the last tryout day.
  • MS Cheer (Grades 7-8 only) tryouts held on Tuesday and Wednesday, 5 and 6 November in the cafeteria 2:30-4:00. Practices are Monday-Thursday beginning Thursday, 7 November 2:30-3:45.
  • Be dressed properly for your particular sport.
  • If you have any further questions, please call the Athletic Director at 703-432-1380

Parents and Student Athletes: Please take time to read the QMHS Athletic Policy Handbook and sign the parent/player acknowledgment page. Student-athletes are to return the signed acknowledgment page to one of his/her coaches.

Open To: Grades 6-12

Additional Info: Athletic Director: 703-630-7055 Cell: 540-843-4272

Athletics - Athletic Hall of Fame

The Quantico Middle/High School Athletic Hall of Fame was established in 2015 to honor the very best in the history of Warrior athletics. The Athletic Hall of Fame is a way of maintaining the rich traditions by means of recognizing, preserving and honoring the outstanding student athletes, coaches, and athletic administrators who have contributed significantly to the QM/HS athletic program. Information and application

Athletics - Athletic Teams Offered at QMHS

  • Fall--Varsity Football, Varsity Cross Country (co-ed), Varsity Volleyball, Varsity Cheer and MS Soccer (co-ed)
  • Winter-- Varsity Boys Basketball, Varsity Girls Basketball, Varsity Cheer, MS Boys Basketball, MS Girls Basketball, MS Cheer
  • Spring--Varsity Baseball, Varsity Softball, Varsity Girls Soccer, Varsity Boys Soccer

QMHS 2016 Football Team

QMHS Football Team A1

Photo Credit: M. Flores

Athletics - Concussion Information & Sports Physical Requirement

Concussion Information

Parent's Guide to Concussion in Sports
QMHS Return to Play Protocol Following a Concussion
Guide for Returning Your Child to School After Concussion
Coaches online course (Free) Concussion in Sports

Sports Physical Requirement

All QMHS athletes must have a sports physical each school year from May, of the current school year through June 30 of the succeeding year in order to tryout for QMHS athletes. A copy of the completed physical form should be returned to the coach or school nurse. Please make a copy of the completed sports physical for your records before you turn it in to the school. The form that must be used is the Athletic Participation/Parental Consent/Physical Examination Form.

Athletics - Home Game Admission Prices

Varsity Football

Adults $5.00
Students $3.00
Children 5 and Under Free

Varsity Basketball - Boys & Girls

Adults $5.00
Students $3.00
Children 5 and Under Free

Middle School Basketball - Boys & Girls

Adults $3.00
Students $2.00
Children 5 and Under Free

Athletics - Sports Schedule

Winter Sports

Band

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The Band Program at Quantico Middle/High School is a comprehensive program from the Beginning level to Advanced.

 

 

  • Groups learn to improve on their instrumental technique, while learning music history and theory.
  • All groups participate in local concerts in Virginia District Festivals, and also in other competitions.
     

Term: All Year

Open To: Grades 6-12

Chorus

The Chorus program at Quantico Middle/High School is offered for students after school one day per week. The school offers a high school chorus and a middle school chorus. They participate in local concerts and various competitions.

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Tuesday

Open To: Grades 6-8 for Middle School and Grades 9-12 for High School

Additional Info: Chorus meets Tuesdays after school.

Creative Writing Club

The Creative Writing Club is open to students interested in writing poetry, prose, plays, song lyrics, graphic novels, and other genres.  The purpose of the Creative Writing Club is to provide a positive and productive atmosphere for developing student writers to integrate, learn, and grow.  In addition, the organization will teach students to harness creativity effectively with a variety of different contests or workshops and exercises so as to benefit an individual's skill and competence as a writer.  The Creative Writing Club's secondary purpose is to provide a focused forum in which students can build a professional writing portfolio.

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Tuesday,Thursday

Additional Info: Creative Writing Club meets Tuesday/Thursday after school.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is a group of students who meet each week to encourage and challenge each other in our faith in Jesus Christ and strive to see the campus of Quantico Middle High School impacted for Christ. 

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Thursday,Friday

Additional Info: FCA meets the last red day of the week on Thursday/Friday during lunch.

Fun and Fitness

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Fun and Fitness is an after school club exclusively for our sixth grade students to increase their physical activity by making it fun and personally rewarding.

 

 

  • allows students extra time with friends
  • activities develop and improve physical skills, mental alertness, sportsmanship qualities, and leadership qualities.

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Monday

Open To: Grade 6

Additional Info: Fun and Fitness meets Mondays after school.

Future Business Leaders of America

FBLA is the premier organization for students preparing for careers in business. Through FBLA, members gain the competitive edge for career and/or college success. By taking advantage of the many programs FBLA offers, students acquire the skills that set them apart from the average high school student. Members learn through participating in a variety of activities that help them build their skills, while contributing to the improvement of the community in which they live, their school, and their chapter. FBLA provides the business leaders of tomorrow with the necessary skills to successfully compete in the job market, pursue postsecondary education, or manage personal skills. Members learn how to lead and participate in group discussions by engaging in practical problem solving and decision-making activities. FBLA members learn the value of competition through directed competitive events.

 

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Tuesday,Thursday

Additional Info: FBLA meets Tuesday/Thursday during lunch.

High School Student Council Association

Every student at Quantico Middle/High School is automatically a member of the Student Council Association (SCA). Members are represented in a Student Council by duly elected officers, class senators, and homeroom representatives. There are two Student Councils, one for middle school students and one for high school students.

 

  • SCA Officers meet with the principal Mr. Johnson monthly during Advisory.

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Thursday

Additional Info: HS SCA meets during lunch, on Thursday on red days.

International Club

The International Club is for students interested in learning more about foreign languages and cultures. Everyone is welcome! Our goal is to expose students to global traditions and other ways of life as well as helping them gain an appreciation of diversity. The mission of the school's International Club is to increase cultural awareness and foster intercultural friendships throughout the school community.

Term: All Year

Meeting Time: 1430-1545

Meeting Days: Tuesday

Middle School Student Council Association

Every student at Quantico Middle/High School is automatically a member of the Student Council Association (SCA). Members are represented in a Student Council by duly elected officers, class senators, and homeroom representatives. There are two Student Councils, one for middle school students and one for high school students.

 

  • SCA Officers meet with the principal Mr. Johnson monthly during Advisory.

Term: All Year

Mu Alpha Theta

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Mu Alpha Theta is the National High School and Two-Year College Mathematics Honor Society. They are dedicated to inspiring keen interest in mathematics, developing strong scholarship in the subject , and promoting the enjoyment of mathematics in high school.

 
 
 
Membership

To be considered for membership a student must:

  • be in grades 9 - 12
  • have completed the equivalent of 2 years of college preparatory mathematics
  • be enrolled in or completed a third college preparatory mathematics course
  • demonstrate high scholastic achievement in the area of upper level math courses, leadership, character, and service to the school

Open To: Grades 9 - 12

Additional Info: Mu Alpha Theta meets during the high school lunch, on the second red day of the week.

National Honor Society

The Honor Society chapter establishes rules for membership that are based on a student's outstanding performance in the areas of: Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character. These criteria for selection form the foundation upon which the organization and its activities are built.

Honor Society Eligibility: 10th, 11th, and 12th graders with GPA of at least 3.5 who have attended QMHS at least 1 semester are eligible for consideration through the selection procedure. National Honor Society Application

 


Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Wednesday

Additional Info: NHS meets on Wednesdays during lunch.

National Junior Honor Society

The Honor Society chapter establishes rules for membership that are based on a student's outstanding performance in the areas of: Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character. These criteria for selection form the foundation upon which the organization and its activities are built.

Junior Honor Society Eligibility: 7th, 8th, and 9th graders with GPA of at least 3.5 who have attended QMHS at least 1 semester are eligible for consideration through the selection procedure. National Junior Honor Society Application

 

Term: All Year

Additional Info: NJHS meets occasional lunch times or Advisory.

Newspaper

The Newspaper Club is an extra curricular club that provides an opportunity for students to develop their speaking, listening, and writing skills in a setting that simulates the work of a news reporter.  Students are assigned students, teachers, and staff to interview by asking questions about school and classroom activities.  Reporters take notes and use them to develop headlines and articles that they type themselves for the QMHS Red, Gold, and Bold newspaper.  

Term: All Year

Meeting Days: Tuesday,Thursday

Additional Info: The Newspaper Club meets Tuesday/Thursday after school.

United Model Nations

Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an extra-curricular activity in which students typically role play delegates to the United Nations and simulate UN committees. This activity takes place at MUN conferences, which is usually organized by a high school or college. Students travel to compete in simulations in different conferences across the United States.

Term: All Year

Open To: Grades 9-12

Additional Info: MUN meets once weekly during Advisory.