Day and Boarding; Grades 6-12


Activities and Clubs


The Pennington School offers a wide selection of extracurricular activities and organizations that cater to a huge variety of interests among the student body. If your interest is not somewhere in this list, you can create your own club. This list is constantly changing! Clubs with an asterisk will meet in the spring semester only.

Aerospace Club

American Sign Language Club

Amnesty International Student Club

Animal Rights Club

Art Club

Aviation Club

Beach Volleyball Club

Bible Study Club

Bicycle Club

Black Student Union

Boarding Student Council

Campus Guides

Ceramics Club

Chess Club

Chinese Student Union

Chorus (fall)

Community Service

Computer Science Club

Costume Crew

Dance Club

Debate Team

Dramatic Society

EMC (Exchange of Many Cultures)

Entrepreneurship Club

eSports Team

Eye to Eye

Fall Play

Fashion Club

Film Club

Girls in STEM

Green Team

History Club

Horizon Senior Program

Innovation Project Club

Intersectional Feminism Club

Investment Club

Jazz Band

Junior Proctors

Lap Swimming

Latinx Affinity Group

Learning Difference Alliance

Library Proctors

Malawi Math Tutoring

Solar Power Club

Math Club

Medical and Healthcare Club 

Model United Nations

Music Study At Home**

Muslim Student Alliance

Odyssey of the Mind (Middle School)

Open Studio: Visual Art**


Our Minds Matter

Peer Leaders

Peer Tutoring Club

The Pennington Cycling Club

Pennington Jewish Community

Pennington Mountain Bike Club

Pennington Music Collective

Pennington Singers

The Penntonian (newspaper)

Pennyroyal (literary magazine)

Penseman (yearbook)

Philosophy Club

Photography Club

Pit Band

Poetry Club

Politics Club

Private Instrumental/Voice lessons


Residential Hall Prefects


Science Olympiad

Ski Club

SoundProof (a cappella)

South Asian Student Society

Spectrum (LGBTQ+/ally group)

Sports Statistics Club

Spring Play (Upper and Middle School plays)

STEM Leaders

STEM Tutoring

Student Ambassadors

Student Government

Tech Crew

Technology Club

United People of Many Colors

Women of Color Discussion Group

Winter Musical

World Language Clubs


** denotes activities that take place after school