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.
Sponsor: Ms. Paige Faulkner
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.
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
The Lee-Scott Academy Fishing Team is a group of 8th-12th grade students who bass fish, competitively, throughout the state. The team began during the 2016 -2017 school year and was started by LSA students interested in fishing. Teams have competed at the state level and in 2019 on the national level.
Key Club is the oldest and largest community service program for high school students. It is a student-led organization that provides its members with opportunities to perform service, build character and develop leadership. We strive to develop values through leadership, character building, caring, and inclusiveness. Our motto is “Caring—Our Way of Life.” Any 9th-12th grader is welcomed to join.
Sponsors: Mrs. Sharon Williams and Mrs. Jessica Kennessey
The Lee-Scott Academy Ambassadors serve a leadership role at Lee-Scott Academy. This outstanding group of students serve as the Academy’s representatives in community projects, greeting visitors on campus, assisting with school events (Orientations, Open House, Graduation, etc.), promoting the mission of the school and leading by example. Ambassadors are selected through an application process that begins in the spring when interested students, entering 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. Leigh Smith
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
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 a Scholars Bowl team for students in grades 9 – 12. The team competes in their division at district and state AISA tournaments. The AISA has partnered with the Alabama Scholastic Competition Association (ASCA) and uses the NAQT test series. The 2019 LSA Scholars Bowl team competed nationally against teams from across the nation in Chicago in June.
Sponsors: Mrs. Hannah Bodine and Mrs. Ramona Claridy
Science Olympiad is a regional, state and national competition in which students can compete individually or in team competitions in biology, chemistry, Earth science, physics and engineering.
Science Olympiad is broken into school teams for grades 7-9 and 10-12.
Students develop their knowledge and skills throughout the school year and compete regionally in the spring.
By combining events from all disciplines, Science Olympiad encourages a wide cross-section of students to get involved.
Sponsor: Karen Bryant
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 (SGA)
The Student Government Association at Lee-Scott Academy is comprised of 50 members from grades seven through twelve. These students are voted on by their classmates. Class officers are voted on during the first quarter and serve throughout the school year and at-large officers are voted on during the fourth quarter and serve during the following school year. The officers give of their time and efforts to ensure a better campus and community, raise funds for various projects through out the year, and promote all-around school spirit. The Lee-Scott SGA is involved in many community service-based projects which demands a lot of time and effort from the students involved.
Sponsors: Ms. Brittany Spillman and Mr. Jacob Ozment
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.
Sponsor: 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
YOUNGLIFE AND WYDLIFE
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.