Clubs & Organizations
As you peruse our site, it will quickly become apparent that our teachers, staff and students perform at exceptionally high levels academically, artistically and athletically. The fact that our students accomplish these things, and develop their faith through intentional programs and extensive service to our community in a way that is humbling to all who witness it, makes our school a unique place.
We are pleased that you have chosen to visit our site, and we hope you will schedule a visit to learn even more about the people and programs that are Lee-Scott Academy.
Anchor Club is a service club, flanked by its mother ship, the Lee County Pilot Club, for girls in grades 10-12. Anchor Club Officers elect seven Admirals (young men) each year from grades 10-12 to assist the club. It is considered an honor to be chosen an Admiral. Anchor Club performs service projects on the LSA campus and the surrounding community and also makes yearly donations to various local, statewide and international mission projects.
Sponsors: Mrs. Lynn Waldrip and Mrs. Jackie Parker
The Environmental Club is for students in grades 9-12. The focus of the environmental club is to help students become environmentally conscious both on and off campus in their everyday lives. The LSA Environmental Club has chosen to sponsor and donate some of its proceeds to the Southeastern Raptor Rehabilitation Center each year. Fundraisers will raise money to encourage education about the importance of birds of prey in the environment, to help support the rehabilitation efforts of the Southeastern Raptor Rehabilitation Center, as well as, to encourage good stewardship toward the environment and to support other important environmental programs in the local area.
Sponsor: Mrs. Amanda Lowrey
FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES (FCA)
The Lee-Scott FCA operates as a huddle under the umbrella of the national and Alabama Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Since 1954 the Fellowship of Christian Athletes has been challenging coaches and athletes at every level to use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ. FCA is the largest Christian sports organization in America.
The Lee-Scott huddle meets each Friday during football season at 7:00 a.m. for breakfast and devotion. Periodic meetings are held throughout the year. FCA is open to all LSA students.
Sponsor: Mr. Jacob Ozment
Key Club is an organization dedicated to serving others. It is part of the K family that also includes Kiwanis and Circle K. The Lee-Scott Key Club is open to all LSA students in grades 9-12. Typical Key Club projects include working at the Kiwanis’ Pancake Day, clearing brush off a lot for Habitat for Humanity, painting a house as part of the My Jerusalem project, and Trick-or-Treating for UNICEF.
The Lee-Scott Academy Ambassador program was created during the 2010-2011 school year. Our Ambassadors represent LSA in community projects, greeting special visitors, assisting with school functions, and leading by example. The application process begins in the spring when interested students in grades 10-12 with a 3.0 grade point or higher, complete an application, obtain two teacher recommendations, complete a self-evaluation, and go through an interview process.
Sponsor: Mrs. LaDonna Powell
The LSA math teams consist of a High School and Middle School team. They compete in the AISA District Math Competition, and if they win, advance to the state competition held in Montgomery. The Lee-Scott High School team has won the district competition the past three years, placed first in the state competition in 2011, and in the top three since 2010. The Middle School team has won the the state competition the past two years. The eighth grade members of the Middle School math team also participate in the American Math Competition at Auburn University.
Sponsor: Miss Katie Wilson, Upper School Math Teacher
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY
The National Honor Society seeks to recognize and encourage academic achievement among senior high school students. NHS recognizes students who reflect outstanding accomplishments in the areas of scholarship leadership, service, and character. Eligible students from grades 10 (after completing the first semester), 11 and 12 are inducted into membership during a special ceremony in the spring of each year.
Sponsors: Mrs. Bonnie Matthews and Mrs. Donna Lloyd
NATIONAL JUNIOR HONOR SOCIETY
The National Junior Honor Society seeks to recognize and encourage academic achievement among junior high school students. NJHS recognizes students who reflect outstanding accomplishment in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Eligible students from grades 7(after completing the first semester), 8 and 9 are inducted into membership during a special ceremony in the spring of each year.
Sponsors: Mrs. Bonnie Matthews and Mrs. Donna Lloyd
A student-led team has eight weeks to design, develop, build and test a robot to perform unique tasks from provided materials. The team is also responsible for creating a marketing plan which must include a marketing booth, public relations plan and a marketing presentation. The robot is tested in a competition against other schools in the region in exciting four-way matches!
Competition is open to 9th-12th graders, and the season runs from mid-August to mid-October. If the team advances to the multi-state competition, the season will extend until early December.
Lee-Scott Academy sponsors both a Middle School Scholars Bowl team and a High School Scholars Bowl Team. Both teams compete in their divisions at AISA tournaments. The Senior High team also participates in a competition hosted by Southern Union Community College.
The Spanish Club at Lee-Scott Academy serves to educate students about the cultures of the Hispanic world through social gatherings and meetings.
Sponsor: Dr. Brian Cole
STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION
The Junior High and Senior High SGA officers are elected each spring and class officers are elected in the fall. SGA members organize all homecoming activities, and coordinate and participate in a variety of community service projects including adopting the Auburn station four firehouse, a school-wide canned food drive, Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child, Toys for Tots, Ronald McDonald House and other projects chosen annually. The LSA Fall Mum Sale is the major fundraising project for SGA.
Sponsors: Mr. Bill Cantrell and Ms. Brittany Spillman
The Technology Team is divided into three teams: Elementary, Junior High and High School. Each team competes with other AISA schools for the State Championship at the Technology Fair in each of the following categories: Applications, Multimedia, Web Pages, Computer Graphics, and for the high school team, Programming. Work is done during computer classes and some after school.
Sponsors: Mrs. Amy Conway and Mrs. Sharon Williams
LSA’s Yearbook is published as part of an elective class available to senior high students. The class focuses on the the details of yearbook publication production. and some work is needed outside of class to complete pages. A web-based program is used that incorporates the use of design concepts, layout, photography, editorial copywriting and reporting. In addition to creating the yearbook, students are responsible for raising the funds necessary to produce the yearbook through ad sales, which requires during and after school meetings with business leaders within our community.
Sponsor: Mrs. Sharon Williams
At Lee-Scott we have both Young Life (grades 9-12) and wYLdlife (grades 6-8). YL leaders spend time at the school, coaching, eating lunch, and cheering on their high school and middle school friends. There are weekly meetings held in student’s homes and Bible studies led by the college leaders. Every fall and summer students have the opportunity to attend Young Life camp at one of Young Life’s twenty-three premiere camping facilities.