SBJH Student Clubs

Santa Barbara Junior High School Clubs

2021 - 2022


Person(s) in charge



What to expect

Journalism Club

Nicole Neimroozi

Mondays & Tuesdays

8:15-8:55 AM

Room 160 B

Journalism writes articles for the Condor Press, our school’s student-run newspaper.

Performing Arts Club

Rich Lashua

Monday at Lunch

Room 127

This is a club for anyone interested in playing some fun games that involve acting, dancing, or singing! We host dances in the Luke Theatre (lessons included!), plan movie nights, and organize field trips to go see local productions! 

Garden Club

Kevin Valdez

Wednesday at Lunch

Room 114 


Garden club is for students who are interested in learning how to garden, growing their own plants, or are just looking for a space to talk about environmental issues.

Beautification Club

PJ Carmean


2:50-3:50 PM

Room 123

Students work with shovels and garden tools, gloves and squeegees to keep our campus in tip top condition. The club hosts quarterly Saturday work sessions and invites the community to attend.  

ASB Leadership Club

Marilyn Garza

Nicole Neimroozi

Thursday at


Room 102

Students plan, organize and facilitate school student activities. 

Yearbook & Photography Club

PJ Carmean


Friday at Lunch

Room 123

Students take photographs and design the yearbook. 

Chess club

Leo Borden

Wednesday at


Room 158

Play chess or other board games with others!

Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA)/Ally Club

Leo Borden

Emily Berk

Tuesday at


Room 158

A GSA club aims to create a safe, welcoming, and accepting school environment for all students, inclusive of all sexual orientations or gender identities.

Baking Club

Michal Ross

Friday at Lunch 

Room 104

Bring in home baked treats to share with friends and teachers. Not a baker? Come to hang out and eat others’ treats!

Nail Polish Club

Lydia Valdez/

Ruth Johnson

Friday at Lunch

Room 218

Come paint your own nails or give each other manicures. We’ll have some nail polish, but feel free to bring colors from home too!

Yoga Club

Maggie Burke

Thursday at Lunch

Room 156

Help destress by practicing the mindfulness and gentle movement yoga provides. No experience necessary!

Skateboard Club

Buddy Newhouse

Tuesday at Lunch


Have fun while talking about everything related to skateboarding with Sean Bolis as well as other professional/am skateboarders



Nicole Knecht

Wednesday at lunch

Room 155

Come hangout and learn/practice/share nutrition, mindfulness, movement, social, and emotional wellbeing. 

Ukulele Club

Brett Larsen

Tuesdays at lunch

Room 129

Anyone that wants to learn ukulele, or improve their uke skills, come join the fun. I have 12 ukuleles available for use, or bring your own from home.

Woodshop Club



Wednesday at Lunch

Room 141

In woodshop class and can’t get enough, or not in woodshop class and wish you were.  Come learn how to further your skills as part of woodshop club.

Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Club

Darren Iacono

Wednesday at Lunch

Room 138

Do you like Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon or similar games? Bring your own cards and stop by to get in the game or just chat!