National Student Clubs & Challenges
National Clubs for Students in Stride K12-Powered Schools
April Photo Contest #FutureME
Do you love capturing a moment through a photograph? They say a picture is worth a 1000 words for a reason! We want to see your point of view, through a picture! Got your sights on a career field? Maybe your dream is to be the first in your family to attend college! Show us what future you looks like through the power of a photo!
Submit a photograph you have taken relating to our monthly theme #FutureME for the chance to win an awesome prize! A winner in each grade range (K–2, 3–5, 6–8, and 9–12) will earn a prize!
The contest runs April 1, 2021 through April 30, 2021. Find full details and official contest rules, along with the entry form, at bit.ly/K12PhotoContest.
Clubs have moved to Zoom!
Our club sessions have switched to Zoom, so club sessions no longer show up on students' schedules. We recommend signing up using a personal email address, as Zoom will not be able to send the invite to a school email address and the school’s security system will not let the email through.
After registering, you should receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing the session link to join as well as a calendar invite that you can add to your personal calendar that will send a reminder before the session.
NEW! Jam Club
Are you ready to be a part of a challenging and fun way to learn the fundamentals of playing an instrument both on your own and with others? Join us as we participate in some fun jam club sessions with other students your own age!
Do you enjoy making fun and useful things? Then DIY is just
the club for you! Your imagination and creativity will be
stimulated as you create and craft using new and repurposed
items. There is so much you can do, whether it’s drawing,
painting, working with clay, mixed media or recycled materials to
create something entirely new!
Do you often find yourself in the kitchen making something? If you love baking, planning out meals for your family, experimenting with cooking, or enjoy leaning about food and healthy options, this is a great club for you to explore! We are now offering 3 different Cooking Club sessions where we will have fun making some delicious and edible creations!
Stride Nursing Club
Is your teen considering a career in the nursing field? The newly-formed Stride Nursing Club provides teens in grades 6-12 (and their teachers!) the virtual opportunity to learn about the many types of in-demand nursing positions that are available for individuals of all education levels. The club meets 1x per month and features an in-depth discussion with nurses from around the country as they share their career journeys. Just in case, your child can’t make the club event… all sessions are recorded and they can listen on their own schedule. Interesting in learning more? Click here. Registration is open now for the speaker sessions here both on-demand and live.
Get the Scoop on Potential Careers from Industry Experts
Stride K12 students in grades 7-12th have the opportunity to hear from speakers from a wide variety of industries share their personal career journeys and describe a typical day in their job in our Stride Industry Chats.
These free, virtual speaker sessions are an excellent chance for students to learn about potential careers they may be interested in. Students can submit questions during the live sessions or watch recordings of previous speakers. Visit the Stride Industry Chats registration page for a list of upcoming speakers and links to recordings of previous sessions.