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Extracurricular Activities

Panorama Secondary School Spring 2015 Extracurricular Survey 

The Importance of Extracurricular Activities for Teens, ihaveaplaniowa.gov; one page article describes positive relationship between academics and extracurricular activities.

Common School Extracurriculars for Panorama Secondary Students:
  • sports (cross country, football, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, track, soft/baseball, golf, soccer, cheerleading)
  • clubs (FFA, Spanish, Technology/TSA, Art, strategic play/chess, Teens Against Tobacco Use/TATU)
  • student government (student council contributes to local paper also)
  • yearbook
  • performing arts (drill team, choir, band, theater, speech)
  • volunteering as tutor in secondary building, or teacher assistant in elementary
  • internship work experience coordinated with assistance of school staff
Common non-school Extracurriculars of Panorama Secondary Students:
  • church youth group
  • sports 
  • dance, theater, musical performance
  • hunting/trapping/fishing
  • working for money/personal business venture
Research finds positive relationship between school performance and participation in extracurricular activities; example article/article abstract -