MS Extracurriculars

  • Anti-Racism at IACS (ARIACS) *New*

    Come join a group of people ready to tackle racism and bias. Learn about the history of racism and what we can do as a group to make the world a more fair place for all. We’ll talk about our identities and have an affinity group for students of color. Everyone is welcome!

    Begins on October 6th 

    Meets Virtually Every Tuesday

    from 3:30 to 4:15

    If interested, please email:

  • After School Art Club

    After School Art Club Registration is open!

    In this 10 week session of after school art, students are welcome to use a wide variety of media in an open-studio setting. After school art meets either Monday or Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30. We’ll start the week of 1/31 and meet through the week of 4/11. There is a $60 fee for this club, and scholarships are available. Space is limited and this popular club fills quickly!  Register here. Please email jshaby@innovationcharter.org for more information. 
  • Band

    Begins September 27th and will meet in the band room (room 510). 

    Beginning band – Tuesdays and Fridays (3-4pm)

    Advanced band (having participated in band for at least one full school year) – Mondays and Thursdays (3-4)

    If interested, please email: mporter@innovationcharter.org

  • Book Club

    Begins October 12 
    Meets Virtually Every Monday 
    from 3:30 to 4:15.

    If interested email
    Peggy Stephens-North

  • Chorus

    After School Middle School Chorus is back at IACS!!!

    Rehearsals will start the week of September 27, 2021.

    Chorus meets on Wednesdays from 12:25 -1:30. All 5-8 students are welcome!

    Students participating in Band and Chorus must have transportation home.

    Mrs. Lane (Chorus) elane@innovationcharter.org

  • Dungeons and Dragons

    Join this role playing adventure game! Create your character, go on a quest, fight monsters and collect treasure.

    Begins on October 8
    Meets Virtually Every Thursday 
    from 3:15 to 4:15

    If interested email Mrs. Muhigi at

  • JBOP

    The JBOP (Just a Bunch Of People) club will be here to support people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, etc. If you are a middle school student and you…

    • Identify as LGBTQ+…

    • Are questioning whether you identify as LGBTQ+…

    • Do not identify as LGBTQ+ but want to support those who do…

    • Want more information on what it means to be LGBTQ+…

    … You are welcome at JBOP! ANYONE can join!  

    Begins in October (date TBD)

    Meets Virtually Every Wednesday 
    from 11:45 to 12:15

    If interested in being a member, email Mr. Willoughby joneilwilloughby@innovationcharter.org or Mrs. Giasullo vgiasullo@innovationcharter.org

  • Literary Magazine

    IACS MS Literary Magazine — The Scribbler

    The Scribbler is looking for middle school students to help put together the 2021- 2022 literary magazine. If you are and are good at planning and organizing and enjoy creative writingphotography, graphics arts, and literature please join us. Our meetings are fun and busy!  This is a yearlong commitment, and we need editors who are hardworking and dedicated.  

    The Scribbler will meet on Tuesdays after school from 3:00-4:00 PM in the library.

    Ms. Spence is the Literary Magazine Advisor, please email her at aspence@innovationcharter.org with any questions.

  • Student Advisory Council

    Not currently running…stay tuned for more details

  • Theater

    See theater page.

  • Yearbook Committee

    Yearbook is a yearlong commitment for dedicated, hard working students in good academic standing, who can honor the obligation we have to the community to publish a quality yearbook.  

    Begins on October 5th
    Meets Virtually Every Monday
    from 3:30 to 4:30

    If interested email msyearbook@innovationcharter.org

    This year we are again asking for families to share their photos to be included in the yearbook. To upload your photos, please click this link: Upload Yearbook Images

    To order a yearbook, please complete this form: Middle School Yearbook Order and Payment Form

New ideas for clubs?

Parent volunteers that are interested in starting a club should reach out to Erik Arnold, Principal at earnold@innovationcharter.org