Ecology Club (Grades 9-12)
The Ecology Club focuses on environmental awareness, science education, upkeep of the school’s nature trail, and on-campus recycling. Members participate in the Virginia Envirothon annually.
International Club(Grades 9-12)
This club focuses on increasing student awareness of the international student population at Fuqua School. Members host an annual International Food Festival as well as other activities to celebrate various holidays which are important to our International students. In addition, the club supports UNICEF, an international organization which has been working to save children’s lives since 1946, through fund raisers and other volunteer opportunities.
Interact (Grades 9-12)
Through community service projects, Rotary’s Interact members focus on developing leadership skills and personal integrity by demonstrating respect for others, understanding the value of individual responsibility and hard work, and advancing international understanding and good will.
Readers Club (Grades 6-12)
The Readers Club offers students the opportunity to read and discuss books beyond those they read for class. Students offer suggestions for the library collections, help decorate the library for holidays and celebrations, and strive to enhance the cultural experiences of its members.
Student Organization for Developing Attitudes (SODA) (Grades 9-12)
This organization works to cultivate positive attitudes on campus such as being hospitable to foreign students and visitors, taking pride in the school, acting responsibly and safely, and striving for academic excellence. Students collaborate to plan programs designed to increase awareness of issues and to offer effective ways to contribute to a more positive climate on campus.
Youth and Government (Grades 9-12)
Each year the Virginia YMCA sponsors a variety of programs to educate students on state government. Fuqua School students participate in the Model General Assembly (MGA). Through this program, students assume the roles of state legislators to make learning come alive. Students are selected to fill the slots allotted to Fuqua School for these programs by a variety of factors including age, interest, and prior participation.
Youth For Christ (Grades 6-12)
The Youth For Christ group promotes Christian ideals, spiritual development, and community support. Students hold fund-raising events in order to make financial contributions to community volunteer organizations.
FFA (Grades 9-12)
FFA is a youth leadership organization that strives to make a positive difference in the lives of young people by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agriculture education.
Model United Nations (Grades 9-12)
Sponsored by Hampden-Sydney College, this 3-day conference gives high school students from across central Virginia the opportunity to participate in an academic simulation of the United Nations. The Model United Nations aims to educate participants about current events, international relations, diplomacy, and the United Nations agenda. The participants role-play as ambassadors representing a country in a simulated session of a committee of the United Nations, such as the Security Council or the General Assembly.