Day and Boarding; Grades 6-12


Activities and Clubs


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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.

Art Club

Aviation Club

Bible Study Club

Bicycle Club

Black Student Union

Boarding Student Council

Campus Guides

Chess Club

Chinese Student Union

Chorus (fall)

Club Swimming

Community Service

Computer Science Club

Costume Crew

Dramatic Society

EMC (Exchange of Many Cultures)

Eye to Eye

Fall Play

Gay-Straight Alliance

Girls in STEM

Green Team

*Gym & Swim

Residential Hall Prefects

History Club

Horizon Senior Internship Program

Improv Club

Innovation Project Club

Inspire Performance Academy

Intersectional Feminism Club

Investment Club

Jazz Band

Junior Proctors

Learning Difference Alliance

Library Proctors

Pennyroyal (Literary Magazine)

Math Club

Model United Nations

Music Study At Home**

Music Tech/Study Club

Odyssey of the Mind (Middle School)

Open Studio: Visual Art**


Our Minds Matter

Peer Leaders

Pennington Jewish Community

Pennington Singers

The Penntonian (newspaper)

Penseman (yearbook)

Photography Club

Pit Band

Poetry Club

Political Club

Private Instrumental/Voice lessons


*Science Olympiad

Ski Club

Spring Play (Upper and Middle School plays)

STEM Leaders

Student Ambassadors

Student Government

Tech Crew

Technology Club

United People of Many Colors

Winter Musical

World Language Clubs


** denotes activities that take place after school