Steven Tian, Student Council President Spencer Chrisman, Student Council Treasurer

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Steven Tian, Student Council PresidentSpencer Chrisman, Student Council Treasurer Welcome to Battlefield! New Student OrientationFriday, August 22, 2014 How to Get Involved at Battlefield

Welcome to BattlefieldSchool Motto Success is a Choice

How to succeed at school: Perform well in your classesParticipate in extra-curricular activities!

Extra-Curricular ActivitiesWhat is an extra-curricular activity? Extra-curricular activities are voluntary activities designed to enhance your educational experienceExtra-curricular activities are also known as clubsWhy Participate?Pursue your interestsDevelop time-management skills, organizational skills, and interpersonal skillsMake a meaningful contributionDevelop leadership skills all clubs are led by students! Looks great on a job or college application

StatisticsStudents who participate in extra-curricular activities:Have a higher average GPAMore likely to attend collegeMore likely to receive scholarshipMore likely to succeed in collegeThere is a direct relation between participation in extra-curricular activities and academic excellence!

CollegesEvery college looks for extra-curricular activitiesImportant factor in admissions/scholarships

How to Choose the Right Activity for YouThere are plenty of different clubs at Battlefield. Choosing the right club is essential if you want to succeed Choose a club that reflects an area that you are passionate about, and want to learn more about. For more informationAttend the Clubs and Activities FairFriday, September 19th in the Drivers Education Area6:30 (Before the 3rd Home Football Game)***You have a free ticket for that game, so make the most of it!***For more informationIf you want to:Create a new clubFind a faculty sponsor for a clubSee a complete list of clubs at BattlefieldAsk a general questionContact the Activities Director, Mr. Koch, in the Satellite Office