At Kinard, students have the opportunity to get involved with many different extracurricular clubs and activities. These programs provide students an outlet to gain new skills, connect with friends, have fun, and solidify a sense of belonging to Kinard. Last year, over 500 students participated in Kinard clubs and activities.

School Sponsored Activities

Drama Club

Mondays, 3:15-4:15 p.m., cafeteria; starts 9/17/18 through 5/13/19 
Beth Bean:  488-5428

Drama Club explores improvisation skills culminating in the "Madrigal Dinner" performance.  Second semester will continue improvisation skills ending the year with "Improv Night."

For more information, visit the Drama Club Website!

Fitness Club

Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays, 3:15-4:00 p.m., Weight Room; starts 9/4/18 through 5/23/19

Amy Archibald:  488-5463

Scott Wheeler:  488-5488

Lego Robotics

Every day, 3:30-5:00 p.m., Room 510; starts 9/10/2018 through 12/20/2018
Tim McGonagil     488-5467


Tuesdays (9/18 and 11/13 only), 3:15-4:15 p.m., Mondays (9/17 through 3/18), 3:15-4:15 p.m.  Room 303
Cecilia Bonertz     488-5469

In Math Counts, students focus on math skills through a competition based program.

National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)

Fridays, 7:30-8:00 a.m., Media Center; starts 9/7/18 through 5/24/2019

Chase Rollings  488-5489        

Mandy Hergenreder: 488-5485

In NJHS, students focus their leadership skills on planning and implementing community service projects for non-profits around the world.  Membership by application only.

Science Bowl

Mondays, 7:30-8:00 a.m., Room 422; starts 9/17/18 through 2/25/19, Thursdays every other week starting in October, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Kari Keever     488-5479

Science Fair Club

Thursdays, 3:15-4:00 p.m., Room 315; starts 11/1/18 through 2/28/19
Katie Ashe     488-5459

Science Olympiad

Everyday, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., Room 510; starts 10/1/2018 through 4/30/2019
Tim McGonagil     488-5467

Tech Club

Mondays, 7:20-8:00 a.m., Room 409; starts 9/17/2018 through 5/13/2019
Beth Bean     488-5428

In Tech Club, students are encouraged to learn new ways to use technology to accomplish their goals. Tech Club is for every student from beginners to advanced users. Each student has the opportunity to develop his/her own skills and interests using applications ranging from programming to web design to creating interactive games.


ELO, 2:30-3:10 p.m., Room 505
David Meuret
Phone: 970-488-5463

In Yearbook ELO, students create page layouts for our nationally-recognized, award winning yearbook. Staff members (including 6th, 7th, and 8th Graders) take pictures to fill pages, write captions, and learn journalism standards.  This is a year-long program.

Submit your pictures to, register, and choose Kinard Middle School.

Young Scholar Fiction Academy                                                                                            

Tuesdays  3:15 pm - 4:15 pm, Room 516, starts 11/13/2018-5/7/2019

Megan Menard
Phone: 970-488-5476
Emily Asqueri
Phone: 970-488-5457


Student Initiated and Led Organizations

Dungeons & Dragons

Wednesdays, 3:15-3:55 pm, Room 408, starts 10/31/2018-5/22/2019

Kari Mohar
Phone:   970-488-5453

FCT (Fellowship of Christian Teens)

Fridays, 7:30-8:00 a.m., Rm 711, starts 9/7/2018 through 5/24/2019
Leslie Husted     488-5496

Gay/Straight Alliance (GSA)

Wednesdays, 3:15-4:00 pm, Room 524, starts 11/7/2018-5/22/2019

Steven Watkins
Phone:   970-488-5474

Mustang Gold/Spirit Club

Mondays, 3:20-4:00, Room 320, starts 11/19/2018-5/13/2019

Mandy Hergenreder
Phone:  970-488-5485

Pokemon Club

Mondays, 3:10-4:10 pm, Room 520, Starts 10/8/2018-5/20/2019

Nichol Thomas 
Phone: 970-488-5487