AHS Activities

Activities at Avery County High School

Student engagement in extra curricular activities helps to develop social and leadership skills while enriching the school experience. Below you will find a list and description of activities available at Avery County High School.


Book Club

Beverly Gambill
Media Center

open book.jpg

Saint Louis.png

Drama Club

The Drama Club is opened to all students. These students produce and preform two plays each year.

The Drama Club is gearing up for our production of Meet Me in Saint Louis Nov. 9,10, and 11. Tickets will be on sale starting November 1st and can be bought in advance or at the door.

The Spring musical will be May 3,4,5 and 10,11 and 12th and will be determined in November. Any student at ACHS can perform.

Coleman Bailey
RM 110

FFA (Future Farmers of America)

FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve!

Gretchen Blackburn
RM 400

Dewayne Krege
RM 402

 A few Avery FFA Officers at State Leadership Conference with a National FFA Officer.

A few Avery FFA Officers at State Leadership Conference with a National FFA Officer.


FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America)

FBLA-PBL inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences. 

FBLA will be attending regional competition at East Surry High School on December 1st.  

We meet each Thursday during lunch in Room 200.

Tina Hughes
RM 200

FCA / UIC students in front of school.

FCA / UIC (Fellowship of Christian Athletes - United in Christ)

Avery FCA/UIC strives see the word transformed by Jesus Christ through the influence of students.  We are a Christian-based, student led club.  
We meet each Tuesday in the mini-theater during lunch.FCA/UIC will be sponsoring Fields of Faith on October 10th immediately following the soccer game around 7:30.  

Tina Hughes
RM 200

Nick Daniels
RM 403


HOSA (Future Health Professionals)

Susan Hawkins
RM 607

Key Club

Teresa Shadoin
RM 212

SGA Group Photo 2018.jpg

Student Council

Student Council is a group of students representing each grade elected by their peers to assist in planning school policy, organizing and leading school events and activities, and advocating for issues and interests that directly concern students.  
Student council meets every Friday in Room 219 
Student Body President - Ellie Kitchen 
Student Body Vice-President - Brooke Buchanan

Shelby Barrier Cody Laws
RM 113 RM 219
shelbybarrier@averyschools.net codylaws@averyschools.net

Spanish Club

Meredith Perez
RM 202

Teacher Cadet.JPG

Teacher Cadet

Students interested in becoming educators can get experience working in elementary, middle and high school classrooms through the teacher cadet program.

Missy Lyons
RM 118

TSA (Technology Student Association)

Michael Goddard
RM 410