Activities & Clubs
The primary purpose of Band Council is to provide support and spirit leadership for the Trinidad High School Band. This organization works with the booster organization, students, staff of Trinidad High School, and the band director, to discuss schedules and concerns of all band members including, though not limited to:
- Planning for the marching season celebration.
- Decorating and planning for the end of the year band banquet.
- Problem solving
- Band morale
- Assisting the band director and booster organization.
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
A national student organization that assists young men and women become leaders and address important personal, family, work and societal issues through Family and Consumer Sciences Education. FCCLA is the ultimate leadership experience because its programs are planned and run by members. It is the only career and technical in-school student organization with the family as its central focus. Participation in national programs and chapter activities helps members become strong leaders in their families, careers and communities.
Students must have one semester of a Family and Consumer Science class to be eligible to join.
Future Business Leaders of America
Business student organization that prepares students for careers in business. Students participate in variety of community, school, and service opportunities and participate in various competitions.
Students join this club to develop:
- Leadership skills
- Communication skills
- Team skills
- Networking skills
National Honor Society
The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation’s premier organizations established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character.
Students maintain eligibility by:
- Attending chapter meetings held once every month during the school year.
- Participate in individual and chapter service projects.
- Participate in fundraisers.
- Complete and participate in other activities set-up through the year.
- Maintain academic requirements of cumulative 3.5 grade point average.
Student council is open to any student to participate as it is the student voice for the THS campus. Student leaders are elected at the beginning of each school year by their respective classes. Students develop leadership skills, organizational skills, and personal skills that are transferable to a post-secondary setting and/or a community setting. Students coordinate activities for Homecoming and other campus social events, as well as, participate in and organize a variety of philanthropic activities throughout the year.
Yearly philanthropic activities are:
- Thanksgiving food baskets
- Christmas Toy Drive
- Christmas Food Drive
THS student council leaders are active members of the Student Council Government league attending three meetings a year at the CSU Pueblo Campus.
World of Work
Co-op Education is a cooperative venture between business and education, designed to prepare students for success in a career. Students who participate in cooperative education receive school credit and are paid for working while gaining valuable experience.
Co-op education combines classroom instruction, leadership development and on the job training to develop skills in communication, math, critical thinking, decision-making and team building, as well as, technical knowledge and skill.