SSA and Santa Sophia Parish offers a variety of clubs and organizations available to students throughout the year to develop the skills beyond the classroom. Click here for Sports. Click here for Music and Drama.

School Clubs

Club Name Meeting Info
Arts & Crafts
Arts and Craft Club will be offered to students in Grades K-4 in both the Fall and Spring. We would love to have 5th-8th graders help out. We will take 5 ‘assistants” per session. Assistants do not have to pay. There will be 4 classes in the Fall and 4 classes in the Spring.
Meets at 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Four times per session:  Fall – Oct 26, Nov 16, Dec 8, Jan 19 Spring – Feb 9, Mar 9, Apr 13, May 18 Information and Sign-up Sheet
Aventuras en Español
Learn the basics of Spanish (e.g. prayers, greetings, colors, numbers, dates, and conversation) in this year-long club.
 Dates and times TBA
Biz Team
In this entrepreneurship club for students in grades 6-8, members recognize their God-given talents, form a business, and work to raise funds for the school. Students go through an interview process to apply for positions within the “company.”
Email Thom Hiatt or call (858) 877-3733 for updated meeting times.
Chess Club
Chess Club is for students in grades 2-8 and welcomes students of every skill level (including those who don’t know how to play).
 Dates and times TBA
LEGO Club
LEGO Club is for students in grades 1-6 (maximum of 20 students).  Legos promote creative building, develop fine motor skills, develop the 3 P’s (patience, persistence, and perseverance), open new worlds and encourage cooperation and teamwork.
Meets at 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Once a month – Oct 19, Nov 17, Dec 15, Jan 26, Feb 23, Mar 23, Apr 20, May 11
Roadrunners
Roadrunners is our after-school walking/running club. Students from 6th-8th grades are welcome to join and run and/or walk to become healthier and more physically fit. Enjoy the camaraderie with fellow classmates and teachers!
Dates and times TBA
Woodshop Wizards
Woodshop Wizards offers a 6 week woodworking course where you learn basic woodworking skills and the use of essential hand tools. This hands-on class allows students to build and take home several projects.
 Dates and times TBA

Santa Sophia Academy and Parish Organizations for Youth

Club Name Contact Info
Boy Scouts of America
The Boy Scouts of America helps build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes — and through nearly a century of experience knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible and productive society.
For meeting times and more information contact Greg Deering
619-977-8252
Cub Scouts
Cub Scouting means “doing.”  Everything in Cub Scouting is designed to have the boys doing things.  Activities are used to achieve the aims of Scouting — citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness.Apart from the fun and excitement of Cub Scout activities, the Cub Scout Promise, the Law of the Pack and the Cub Scout sign, handshake, motto, and salute all teach good citizenship and contribute to the boy’s sense of belonging.
For meeting times and more information contact Georgie Reinstein
Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts of the USA is the world’s preeminent organization dedicated solely to girls — all girls — where, in an accepting and nurturing environment, girls build character and skills for success in the real world. In partnership with committed adult volunteers, girls develop qualities that well serve them all their lives, like leadership, strong values, social conscience, and conviction about their own potential and self-worth.
Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas
The Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas (JCDA) is a service-oriented program for girls ages 6-18. The goals are: 1) To promote the development of the whole person through programs of self-identity, personal growth, and friendship. 2) Promote service to others in the parish, community, and JCDA. 3) Encourage spiritual growth by providing opportunities for personal prayer, liturgy, and by understanding of our Christian faith. 4) Encourage programming that is open, flexible, and creative to current needs and concerns.
For more information and meeting times contact:
Melissa Hiatt
(619) 252-7198