Advisor: Mr. Tim Harris
Purpose: The Academic Bowl Team provides an opportunity for academically gifted students to demonstrate their knowledge in competition with the best and the brightest from other schools. There is weekly practice for the Varsity and Junior Varsity teams.
BUFORD STUDENT LEADERSHIP COUNCIL
Advisor: Dr. Banks Bitterman / Mr. Tim Harris / Mrs. Carissa Adam
Purpose: BSLT is a faculty-selected group that undergoes intense training to produce influential leaders. In turn, the students lead their peers to success through positive reinforcement and constructive criticism.
Website: Buford Leadership
FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES
Advisors: D. Anthony, N. Auer, S. Gilbert, J. Johnson, R. Moon, B. Rogers, D. Snell
Purpose: FCA is a student-led, before-school club that serves the growing relationship between an athlete and God through fellowship in and out of church.
Website: Buford FCA
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY
Advisor: Mrs. Lisa Knutson
Purpose: NHS is made up of juniors and seniors with a 95 average or higher.
Advisor: Coach David Snell / Mr. Jeff Ayers
Purpose: Skills USA helps students build leadership skills, as well as skills development in specific technology areas.
ART CLUB & NAHS
Advisor: Mrs. Kim Barge
Purpose: The Art Club explores various mediums and methods for creating art in a community of inspired artists. The purpose of the National Art Honor Society is to inspire and recognize students who have shown an outstanding ability and interest in art. The NAHS strives to aid members in attaining the highest standards in art scholarship, character, and service, and to bring art education to the attention of the school and community.
Website: Art Club Website
Advisor: Ms. Shannon Hillis
Purpose: In this club, students enjoy strategizing about the game of chess and competing with their peers.
Advisor: Mr. Sean Gilbert
Purpose: The goal of the History Club is to gain a better understanding of our community, as well as the world around us, by examining the causes and effects of the past. Understanding the past can help ensure a brighter future.
NATIONAL SPANISH HONOR SOCIETY
Advisor: Ms. Jamie Franklin
Purpose: To recognize high achievement in Spanish by secondary students and promote a continued interest in Hispanic studies.
Advisor: Ms. Franklin, Mrs. Paez, Mr. Varini, Mr. Schieber
Purpose: The Spanish Club furthers student knowledge of the Spanish language and culture.
Advisor: Mr. Matt Young
Purpose: The BHS Band teaches sound, quality instruction of instrumental methods to all students, and builds the next generation of leaders for the community and beyond.
Website: Buford Band Website
Advisor: Ms. Rebecca Jaunais
Purpose: DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.
Website: Buford DECA Website
Advisor: Mr. Thomas Varini Purpose: HOPE Club is an organization that teaches leadership skills and stresses the importance of education to future success. In this club, students of Hispanic decent enjoy community and volunteer as role models for students in younger grade levels.
Advisor: Mrs. Marianne Cagle
Purpose: The Photography Club provides students with a creative outlet as they learn or continue to master the various aspects of the art of photography. Students will have the opportunity to practice and develop photography skills such as composition, technique, and digital editing.
Advisor: Mrs. Kim Staples, Mrs. Rebecca Moon, Mrs. Bethany Phillips, Ms. Crystal Beach, Mr. Jeff Gillis
Purpose: The Thespian Society gives students who are interested and talented in acting and musical theatre the opportunity to express themselves through other characters.
Advisor: Ms. Leah Curtright
Purpose: The Beta Club is a service club for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are on the Honor Roll and Principal’s Honor Roll.
Website: Beta Club Website
FAMILY, CAREER, & COMMUNITY LEADERS OF AMERICA
Advisor: Ms. Jennifer Wood
Purpose: The Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America provides an opportunity for students who enjoy Family and Consumer Sciences to advance their skills and develop leadership qualities.
Advisor: Ms. Laura Graves & Mrs. Amy Wright
Purpose: The Key Club is a civic organization that teaches leadership by serving others. It is a student--led club under the sponsorship of the local Kiwanis Club.
Website: Buford Key Club Website
READING BOWL TEAM
Advisor: Mrs. Lisa Hendrix
Purpose: The Reading Bowl Team provides an opportunity for students who enjoy reading to demonstrate their knowledge in competition with the best and the brightest from other schools.