Clubs and Honor Societies
Meets during extended passing in Room 332. The Alpha Achievers Program fosters a positive learning environment in order to facilitate 9th through 12th grade African American males' pursuit of excellence by attaining, maintaining and exceeding a 3.0 grade point average.
Meets every other Friday from 2:15 - 3:15 pm in Room 216
Anime are Japanese animated productions featuring hand-drawn or computer animation. The club’s mission is to provide a positive environment for students to connect with each other through the medium of Anime. Our members participate in watching, discussing and learning about Anime related topics during meetings.
Meets on Thursdays after school in Room 304 To inspire, educate, and empower those interested in Asian American culture and issues.
Meets one Wednesday per month in the Cafeteria. Best Buddies is a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
Meets on Tuesdays from 2:15 - 4:00 in the Cafeteria.
- Unite students who are interested in the African and African-American culture
- Provide leadership experiences
- Connect with the Howard County Community
- Participate in school and community service
Meets every other Thursday from 2:20 - 3:00 in Room 220. To share the diversity of our school to all students and to the community.
Meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 2:15 in Room 305. DECA is an association of marketing students with the objective of improving educational and career opportunities for students in the areas of marketing, business, management, accounting, and entrepreneurship.
Delta Scholars meets on Wednesday's from 2:15-3:30 in room 210. The Delta Scholars Program is designed for young ladies in grades 10 through 12 who demonstrate academic excellence by maintaining a 3.0 or greater G.P.A. The young ladies develop and demonstrate strong leadership attributes and are committed to providing service throughout the community.
Meets during Gator Time in Room 301 on the third Wedesday on the month.
Educators Rising is the only nationally sponsored pre-collegiate program for prospective educators. We are sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International (PDK) and give our local members access to scholarship opportunities as well as age appropriate activities so they gain a realistic understanding of the role of the teacher. Membership also gives high school students the opportunity to apply for induction into the pre-collegiate honor society sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International.
Meets on Thursdays at 2:30 in Room 320. The Students Against Violating the Earth (SAVE) is Reservoir's environmental club. We are passionate about educating our community about ways to become "eco-friendly" and protecting the environment around our school and the surrounding neighborhoods.
Meets on every Wednesday in Room 309. Discuss what it means to be a Christian athlete.
Meets on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:15 - 3:15 in the Media Center Studio. For students to explore filmmaking with their peers.
French Club meets after school in Monsieur Dubicki’s classroom (315). French Club meets about once a month. French Club organizes a variety of fun activities, in the past these included crepe making, Eiffel Tower origami, French Scrabble, and watching French movies! Our purpose is to learn about and engage in the French culture.
Meets on Wednesdays in the Media Center. Establishing a community of gamers that would like to participate in League of Legends.
Meets on an as needed basis and is sponsored by student services. Help serve as guides and assistance for RHS special events.
Meets during extended passing in Room 208. To work to improve the school environment for LGBT students.
Meets on Wednesdays at 2:20 in the Media Center Classroom. Advocate for girl's rights and help send girls in Mali, West Africa to school.
A group of Reservoir students dedicated to gaining leadership experience by advocating for meaningful issues and providing service for the benefit of the Howard County community.
To teach and train young athletes the fundamentals of the sport of ice hockey and to provide an opportunity for interscholastic competition between them and their cross-county peers.
Meets on Mondays from 2:15 - 3:15 in Room 119. To develop and master skill sets necessary for improvisation. Through the exploration of short games, long-form activities, and exercises, students are exposed to a vast array of opportunities to explore character development, imagination, and scene development without a script or any pre-planning. It's a hilarious time, full of imaginative members.
Meets on Fridays at 2:15 in Room 337. Students in all grades are welcome to join "It's Academic" team. Weekly practices are held on Friday afternoons. Students participate in scrimmage matches, answering general knowledge questions that span the academic disciplines and extend to current events and even pop culture. Throughout the year, the team competes in regional tournaments and appears annually on the "It's Academic" television show.
Meets November to May from 6:00 to 9:00 in the band room. The purpose is to expose students to different styles and time periods of jazz through performance at RHS Music Department concerts and National Competitions.
Meets on every other Wednesday starting on 10/15/15 from 2:15 - 3:30 in Room 317. To provide a group where Hispanic students can gather together after school to encourage academic achievement. To accomplish the goal we will provide activities that will guide students to identify his/her personal dreams and goals for the future and to understand the importance and value of education.
Meets from August through October from 6:00 - 9:00 PM in the Band Room. The purpose of the marching band is to provide half-time entertainment at home RHS football games and compete at a high level at regional marching band competitions throughout the east coast.
Meets on Wednesdays from 2:15 - 2:45 in Room 325. Our focus is to practice high level mathematics problems to prepare for Howard County Math Team competitions.
Meeting TIme: Every Tuesday after school 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm in Room 301
The mission of Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory's (JHU/APL) MD MESA program is to advocate for STEM Education, Equity and Access in Maryland.
Meets on Thursdays from 2:20 - 3:00 in Room 102. The purpose is to prepare music to perform at school concerts.
Meeting Time: Extended passing in Room 335
To engage students in an environment in which they can learn and appreciate other cultures through debate and discussion.
Meets on Tuesdays from 2:15 - 3:15 in Room 111. The mission of the National Art Honor Society is to promote art and art education in our community. Through NAHS, students have the opportunity to get involved in projects, contests, and community service using their creative skills. It is an excellent community of creative thinkers and dedicated artists.
Meeting Times: 3rd Thursday of each month & 4th Thursday during extended passing in Room 305
NTHS honors the achievements of leading CTE students, provides scholarships, and cultivates excellence in today's highly competitive, skilled workforce.
Students will perform a variety of orchestral literature while developing individual and ensemble skills in concerts, performance assessments, and community programs.
Wednesday Morning Break/9:05-9:25/ Room 312 Twice a month (1st and 3rd Wednesdays)
We will share our photos, knowledge, skills, experiences, stories about the photo and anything else pertaining to photography.
Meets on Tuesdays from 2:15 - 3:45 in Room 115/110. The purpose of the club is to educate students about the fun and excitement of flying model planes and drones. Our hope is to build and fly planes at our local flying field in Laurel.
Meets on Mondays from 2:30 - 3:30 in Room 228. Join us for a time of discussion, prayer, and fellowship. Expect light snacks, soulful worship, and honest conversation. Whether you are a devoted disciple of Christ or are just simply checking out different faiths, you are welcome here.
Meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:10 - 4:00 in Room 116 and 118. Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.
Meets on Wednesday's from 2:15 - 3:15 pm in Room 307 - Science Olympiad functions much like a football or soccer team, requiring preparation, commitment, coaching and practice throughout the year. The events reflect the ever-changing nature of genetics, earth science, chemistry, anatomy, physics, geology, mechanical engineering and technology. By combining events from all disciplines, Science Olympiad encourages a wide cross-section of students to get involved in grades 9-12. Emphasis is placed on active, hands-on group participation.
Meets on Tuesdays from 2:15 - 4:00 in Student Services. We compete against other public and private schools in Central Maryland in 4 different debate styles and 8 speech categories. Students can earn the right to compete in state and national competitions.
Step is a form of percussive dance in which the participant's entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds through a mixture of footsteps, spoken word, and hand claps. The RHS step team proudly performs at school wide events and assemblies.
The Reservoir Student Government Association aims to bring students from every organization in the school together, to provide a voice for the student body of RHS, and to provide opportunities to develop student leadership skills through school and community service.
To provide an opportunity for all students to participate in swimming activities while connecting with their peers.
Meets twice a month from 2:15 - 3:15 in Room 313. This club builds community by emulating the British custom of fellowship over a hot beverage and an afternoon snack. Tutoring for Latin is also available. For meeting times, please contact Ms. Besse in Room 313.
The purpose is to develop the skills and talents of students on and off stage though the creation of full scale theatrical productions.