Perrysburg Junior High School offers a range of extracurricular activities, such as music, academic clubs and sports for students to learn the values of teamwork, responsibility, physical strength and endurance, competition, diversity, and a sense of culture and community. These activities reinforce the lessons learned in the classroom, where students apply academic skills in a real-world context, and are thus considered an important part of the Junior High experience.
Girls STEM Club
This is a science club for female students at Perrysburg Junior High School. Participants have the chance to compete against other members in science-related events; tap into STEM resources in our area; participate in Citizen Science activities; plan, develop and facilitate project-based and inquiry-based activities; work with a mentor scientist and have a whole lot of fun while thinking and learning about science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Students act as witnesses and attorneys to argue cases involving popular literary characters. Students read and analyze witness statements drawn from the characters in the books, which culminates at a state showcase in Columbus.
World Language Club
World Language Club is for students who are interested in learning more about different languages and cultures from around the world. The World Language Club will engage in fun and culturally-relevant activities to promote extended learning of the French, Spanish and Chinese language and culture. Among activities to be included are celebrations, holidays, foods and customs. The World Language Club will be directed by the PJHS Foreign Language teachers.
Students interested in photography, writing and design would enjoy being a part of the yearbook staff. This team meets once per week, and members are responsible for capturing the year's most memorable moments. Students involved in this activity must be comfortable interviewing people and taking photographs in both small and large group settings.