If there is a key to making the most of “the Mullen Experience,” it is to get involved! Over 90 percent of Mullen students participate in at least one extracurricular activity throughout the year. Find the activities that best suit you and discover what we mean when we say, “WE ARE MULLEN!” Due to the fluid nature of clubs, the below list is not exhaustive. At any time, students who wish to create and maintain a club should speak with Director of Student Life for approval and instruction.
From popular demand comes a club for all students who love and appreciate art. Whether you like to paint, sketch, or appreciate the art of others, art club aims to serve as a place for art lovers to come together and create something beautiful.
Moderator: Mr. Brotherson
Meets weekly, on Fridays from 3:00 – 4:00 pm and is open to all Mullen students. The club welcomes you if you have never played Chess before, or if you are a seasoned tournament player. It is completely casual; come when you can!
Moderator: Mr. Augros
Cupcake Club inspires students to do what they love – bake and eat cupcakes! The goal of this club is to provide students a fun, enjoyable opportunity to cook food together, sell cupcakes for fundraisers and for mission like during Lasallian Heritage Week, and build community with one another through the shared act of eating delicious cupcakes.
Moderator: Ms. Bohnsack
Black and Latino All-Inclusive Club
This club seeks to promote our diversity at Mullen High School. Meeting regularly, they discuss issues facing society and meet with engaging speakers to discuss the topic of diversity in school. This club cherishes and celebrates differences, asking each student involved to promote their culture proudly!
Moderator: Ms. Miller
RezDawg Rescue Club will help bring awareness to the issue of homeless dogs and provide opportunities for students to interact with puppies during especially stressful times of the year, namely finals. Students in the club can expect to work with dogs both hand on and in education, aiming to provide access to better veterinary services and homes!
Moderators: Mrs. Schneringer
Students will experience the design cycle as they conduct research and work in teams to design and construct various projects. Students will have the opportunity to experience design and modeling using a 3D printer. In addition, students may choose to enter local design contests.
Moderator: Mrs. Wakumoto
Excellent Workout Challenge Club (EWCC)
The EWCC promotes working out, even if only for ten minutes! We do small challenges like planks, ab work, and squats, right after school most days just to get moving after being a classroom. All are welcome to join and do brief workouts with us!
Moderator: Mrs. Schneringer
The Mullen High School Fashion Club is a community of expressive people who enjoy fashion and want to work together to make clothes, write about trends and be participants in various school activities. The purpose of our club is to enhance our school's interest in fashion, to provide weekly events open to all students that further educate our students about all aspects of the fashion industry, to identify and recognize fashion at the school in a positive way, and to give our
students the opportunity to be part of something that one can remember for a lifetime. Click here for the Blog
Moderators: Ms. Steinhauser & Dr. Sherpe
Knit Wits and Crazy Crochet Club
The mission of the Knit Wits and Crazy Crochet Club is: hobby. support that brings the rush of creativity we all live for. survival mode we all dwell in. A calming retreat to come and reconnect with self, others,
and God. To create a place to “pause life” and deepen friendships through a common To offer a warm and cozy place with the color, tactile pleasure and pattern To learn and/or improve upon the art of knitting or crocheting. To create a knitting/crocheting “sanctuary”, a respite from the hustle, fast paced To reach out to or share gifts with others through the art of needlework.
Moderator: Mrs. DeHaan
Faith Service Community. Meetings Every Tuesday at lunch in the Activities CenterLasallian Youth is open to all students. It offers the student a variety of opportunities to minister to the economically poor through direct service and education in the spirit of St. John Baptist De LaSalle. Lasallian Youth assist in building a faith-filled community at Mullen High School. Activities include prayer, projects that help keep community awareness of our Lasallian heritage, a safe Halloween for children, collecting for Thanksgiving food drives, and a Christmas adopt-a-family program. Students help with serving meals to the marginalize senior homeless in the Denver area. Lasalian Youth also works with our sister school in Meki to help raise money for their educational needs. Read more about Meki and Lasallian Youth.
Moderator: Mrs. McCarty
This is an organization for Latin students to join and discover more about ancient cultures and languages. Students participate in several activities, including frequent meetings, competitions and field trips to the local junior Classical League chapter events in Boulder and Estes Park
(more information at http://coloradojcl.org). Students also promote the awareness of ancient cultures by sponsoring events for the student body to attend. Torch award available.
Moderator: Dr. Sherpe
Core Crew is a leadership training program. Core is based on a simple concept: linking freshmen with successful upperclassmen. Juniors and seniors are trained in team building activities, cooperative skill development, and discussion skills. Link provides social and academic support
throughout the school year.
This year's objectives:
- To empower juniors and seniors as role models for freshmen
- To increase academic success through support of peers
- To develop leadership skills in students
- To allow successful older students to pass on positive traditions to younger students
- To expose students to a variety of individuals in positive situations
- To teach students that by working together they can be successful and enjoy one
- To help create a supportive and positive atmosphere in campus
Moderators: Ms. Hooper and Ms. Abeyta
Liturgy Committee prepares the student body, the space and the ministers for worship. We assist in the preparation for school Masses and Friday morning daily Masses, and promote education about liturgy. Eucharistic Ministers and Lectors are needed for all the Masses and prayer
services. Every student is invited to be involved with this committee. Training and meetings are held often in my classroom.
Moderator: Ms. Niblack
Mullen Action Sports Society (MASS)
MASS is for those of us who like to get outside and be active on anything with wheels or a board.We spend time at Mullen watching snowboarding and skiing videos and talking about the best datesfor heading up to the mountains, and we spend time together up on the mountains, especially whenthe snow starts to get going!
Moderator: Mr. Lyle
National Honor Society
The Mullen Chapter of the National Honor Society is an organization that promotes recognition of students for outstanding accomplishments in the areas of scholarship, character, leadership and service. The society meets four times throughout the school year and participates in various community service projects. Each year the society elects four officers who serve in leadership roles during the school year. To be a member, a student must be at least a sophomore, have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 and complete at least 20 hours of community service each school year. 2017-2018 Application
Moderators: Ms. Skene
National Latin Honor Society
This is a prestigious organization that honors students' academic achievement and good citizenship. Students must be enrolled in Latin, be a member of the Latin Club and receive an A in two consecutive trimesters of their Latin classes. These fine students offer services such as Latin tutoring, meriting the highest status and recognition by Mullen High School's Latin program. Induction is every spring and must be renewed yearly. These students will be invited to participate in the World Languages Honor Society and organize activities for the student body. Torch award available.
Moderator: Dr. Sherpe
National Social Studies Honor Society
The National Social Studies Honor Society strives to:
- To promote scholarship and to recognize academic excellence in social studies among high school students.
- To provide opportunities for exploration in the social studies in the school environment and the community.
- To encourage interest in, understanding, and appreciation for the social studies.
- 2017-2018 Application - Due March 24th
Moderator: Mr. DeNezza
Does taking a long run on a nice say sound like fun to you? If so, join Running Club. Participants enjoy taking scenic runs and spending time together, building community along the way!
Moderator: Mr. Gray
Sacred Sounds & Strings
This group is composed of students and faculty members who plan and provide choral and instrumental music at all school Masses, prayer services, and other special events. The group includes guitars, vocals, drums, chimes, violins, and piano.
Moderator: The Pastoral Director, Mr. Schuchardt
Speech and Debate Team
Debating, Acting, Voicing Opinions! Mullen High School Speech and Debate students demonstrate their communication, research and extensive critical thinking skills throughout Colorado and across the country as members of the National Forensic League. They challenge
themselves and others to support their opinions with clear, concise and well supported statements. They show their incredible knowledge and creativity through the presentation of their ideas and with their interpretive skills in 11 competitive events. They are Mullen!
Moderators: Mike & Heidi Trevithick
Students Against Destructive Decisions (S.A.D.D.)
(S.A.D.D.) is the Mullen Chapter of a national organization that promotes healthy life choices for young people. We promote drug and alcohol free students, as well as safe driving, awareness of the dangers of eating disorders, suicide prevention, and safety on dates.
Moderators: Ms. Niblack & Mr. Ventura
Students for Life
Students for Life is a nationally recognized club that aims to promote the sanctity of life for allhumans in all places. Any student who wants to protect and promote life is welcome to join!
Moderator: Mr. Lyle
Developed in 1991 at the University of Denver’s Center for Teaching International Relations (CTIR), the World Affairs Challenge is rooted in academics, emphasizing creativity and solution-oriented critical thinking. Each year, CTIR chooses an overreaching annual theme confronting the international community to help focus student research. The Challenge offers three separate elements within one program, of which engages a different of skills and talents from the team. Working as a team, students choose an aspect of the annual theme to be their Formal Presentation topic. On Challenge day, they present their findings to panels of judges drawn from the community. They meet peers from other schools around the state and engage in substantive discourse about the annual theme.
Moderator: Mrs. Christensen
Actually called TARS (National Teen Age Republicans)
The Teen Age Republicans (TARS) is a national, youth led organization challenging teens to become involved in their local, state and national political processes.TARS members gain first-hand knowledge of the political process, develop leadership skills, and perform community service acts in the community.
Moderator: Mrs. Christensen