Clubs

Below is a list of the clubs available to students at HHS.  Please email the club's advisor/s for more information and for meeting times. Currently, and until further notice, all clubs are meeting virtually.

A - G

ANIME CLUB 
Advisor: Mr. Dan deNicolo 
 
ASIAN WORLD PRIDE CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Bill Thomas 
 
BLACK AND HISPANIC STUDENT UNION
Advisor: Mr. Lamond Battle
 
BRIDGE BUILDERS CLUB
Advisor: Ms. Judith Campbell
 
CHAMBER CHORUS
Advisor: Mr. Dan Balint
 
CLASS OFFICERS ADVISORS
 
Seniors, Class of 2021
Ms. Janine Gaffney 
Dr. James 
Juniors, Class of 2022
Ms. Danielle Gentile 
Ms. Stefani McClure
 
COLOR GUARD 
Advisor: Ms. Caroline Schoenwald
 
CULINARY ARTS CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Greg Amter
 
DEBATE TEAM
Advisor: Mr. Mark Gabriel
 
DECA
Advisor: Mr. Bryan Anderson 
What is DECA?
HHS DECA Slideshow
 
THE DIAL NEWSPAPER
Advisors: Ms. Elizabeth Alexander
Ms. Beth Young
WEBSITE
 
ECO CLUB
Advisor: Ms. Danielle Gentile
Ms. Cowan
 
FASHION CLUB
Advisors: Ms. Danielle Sangster
 
GENDER EQUALITY CLUB
Advisor: Ms. Beth Young
 
Global Youth Activist
Advisor: Ms. Danielle Sangster

H - O

HAMDEN DRAGON STEPPERS
Advisor: Ms. Kerryann Murphy 
 
HAMDEN MAINSTAGE ENSEMBLE (THEATRE)
Advisor: Ms. Marydell Merrill  
 
HEALTH PROFESSIONS CLUB
Advisor:  Ms. Ann Marie Aguiar
 
HOUSE LEADERSHIP COUNCIL
Advisor: Mr. Scott Trauner 
Assistant Principal
 
HUMAN RELATIONS CLUB
Advisor: Ms. Connie LaFemina
 
ITALIAN CLUB
Advisors: Ms. Gina Lidzbarski
Ms. Paula Rochniak
 
JAZZ BIG BAND/JAZZ COMBO
Advisor: Mr. Aaron Barkon
Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @hamdendragonsmusic
 
THE LOOKING GLASS CLUB
HHS Literature and Art Magazine
Advisors: Mrs. Laurie Fasulo
Dr. Elisa James
 
MATH TEAM 
Advisor: Ms. Suzanne Chludzinski
 
MOCK TRIAL TEAM
Advisor: Mr. Arnold Aranci
 
MUSLIM STUDENT ASSOCIATION
Advisor: Ms. Lisa Stamidis
 
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY 
HHS NHS Website
Advisors: Ms. Kate Marshall 
Ms. Christine Frumento  
 
THE NATIONAL ITALIAN HONOR SOCIETY 
Advisors:  Ms. Gina Lidzbarski
Ms. Paula Rochniak
 
THE NATIONAL SPANISH HONOR SOCIETY 
Advisors:  TBA
 

P - Z

P.A.W.S. 
(Protection of Animal Welfare and Shelter)
Advisor: Ms. Ann Marie Aguiar 
 
PING PONG CLUB 
Advisor: Mr. Rikiya Usuzawa
 
PRIDE
(Promoting Respect, Individuality, Diversity, and Equality)
Advisor: Ms. Danielle Gentile
Ms. Lisa Stamidis
THE RED CROSS CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Mike Cebula
 
THE REMOTE CONTROL CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Jeff Milner
 
REPTILE CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Joe Rizzo 
 
THE ROBOTICS TEAM
Advisor: Mr. Dan deNicolo  
 
SADD
Advisor: Ms. Kathy Morgillo 
 
SAVE Promise Club (Students Against Violent Everywhere) Advisors: Darce DeCosta, Jodi Chodos, Nick Schuler
Meetings: Tuesdays @ 1:45 via Zoom
 
SIKORSKY CHALLENGE ENGINEERING TEAM
Advisor: Mr. Dan deNicolo   
 
SCIENCE CLUB
(Technology Student Association)
Advisors:  Ms. Sophia Michelatos
Mr. Mike Kozera
 
SKI & BOARD CLUB
Advisor: Dr. Elisa James
Mrs. Janine Gaffney
Ski Club Video
 
SPAIN IMMERSION EXPERIENCE
Advisor: Ms. Erica Torruellas
 
SPANISH CLUB 
Advisor: Ms. Erica Torruellas
 
STUDENT COUNCIL
Advisor: Mr. Chris Thomas
 
ULTIMATE FRISBEE CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Michael Migliore 
 
VIDEO GAME CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Nick Schuler
 
WRITER’S CLUB
Advisor: Mr. Richard Pershan