• Clubs & Activities      

    The Student Life Program at Millennium consists of over 30 activities that support leadership development, creative expression, social responsibility, healthy lifestyles, civic engagement, and cultural awareness.  All extracurricular activities are created based on student interest.  If there is a club you would like to start that is not listed here, please contact Mr. Becker (dbecker@millenniumhs.org).

    For questions about a club, please email the faculty contact. 

    Art Loft
    Faculty Contact: HanNa Kim (hkim@millenniumhs.org)
    No prior art experience needed.  Art Loft is a non-academic, safe space to explore a student's creative side, thoughts, feelings, and individuality.  Art work is not judged for technique or skill; rather, students are encouraged to become immersed in the creative process, express themselves visually, and potentially de-stress.  Paint, clay, sculpture, drawing materials, crafts, collage, and more will be provided.  Students may come as often as they want, weekly attendance is not mandatory.  
    Faculty Contact:  Mr. Handel (jhandel@millenniumhs.org)
    *not running 2020-21
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Finkelstein (jfinkelstein@millenniumhs.org) 
    *not running 2020-21
    Best Buddies
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Walton (jwalton@schools.nyc.gov)
    *not running 2020-21
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Wan Reid (swanreid@millenniumhs.org)
    Business & Entrepreneurship
    Faculty Contact:  Ms.Taylor (rtaylor@millenniumhs.org)
    Chess Team
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Taylor (rtaylor@millenniumhs.org)
    The Millennium Chess Team is open to players of all chess playing levels from beginners to the experienced.  The repeated practice is designed to create a competitive team that will compete throughout New York City and yearly at the High School National Championships. 
    Chinese Culture Club
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Chau (achau@millenniumhs.org)
    Our mission is to go into depth about Chinese culture and the fascinating intricacies of China that Mandarin class at Millennium does not discuss. We aim to instruct Millennium students who plan to take the AP Mandarin test.
    Coding Club
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Kong (jkong@millenniumhs.org)
    Coding Club provides an opportunity for students to learn about computer programming. Depending on student interest, possible coding languages we will learn are: html, css, javascript, ruby or python. Students will also be able to gain experience with coding and develop skills related to careers in computer science.
    *not running 2020-21
    Computer Lab 
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Kong (jkong@millenniumhs.org)
    Need a computer to do your school work? The Computer Lab is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays after school in the library.
    Design Club
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Wilson (lwilson@millenniumhs.org)
    Drama Club 
    Faculty Contact: Mr. Garfinkel (ngarfinkel@millenniumhs.org) 
    *not running 2020-21
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Kallus (jkallus@millenniumhs.org)
    Each trip combines community service learning, language learning and cultural exchange.  Our groups will work with communities and local teens.  Together they will participate in a wide range of activities from hiking to cooking workshops to dance classes.   Upon return, groups will present their experiences to their peers in a series of town hall meetings.  Students must apply to the program and participate in a group interview.  Students meet regularly to prepare for the trip through fundraising, team building, language and cultural activities. 
    *not running 2020-21
    Gay Straight Alliance (GSA)
    Faculty Contact:  Mr. Tan (jtan@millenniumhs.org)
    The Gay Straight Alliance is a social awareness group that acts as a forum for students to discuss sexuality and gender identity issues.  It is also a venue for students to plan fundraisers and other events to raise awareness of the LGBT community.
    Girl Rising
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Mazo Infante (rmazoinfante@millenniumhs.org)
    Girl Rising is a global non-profit organization that works on improving girls’ education in areas that do not provide education for girls. Girl Rising aims to spread awareness of this issue by making films about girls who struggle to get an education.
    Green Team / Sustainability Team
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Kong (jkong@millenniumhs.org), Ms. Chiu (fchiu@millenniumhs.org)
    The Green Team is a student-led group that aims to help Millennium "Go Green" by educating students and staff about sustainable habits. Our activities in the past have included: starting a worm condo and compost project and fundraising through a Spring Plant Sale and a Used-Book Drive.  We also host an annual reusable school supply collection in June to be available the following school year. One of our most successful projects is our community farm, which we started with The Battery Conservancy in November 2010. We also work closely with the Student Senate to maintain our school's #ERASETHEWASTE program. We plan to continue these efforts this year and we welcome any other ideas you may have! 
    Japanese Culture Club  
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Kong (jkong@millenniumhs.org)
    When people think of Japan, most people would think of anime and sushi. But there are so many other interesting and unique aspects of Japanese culture. Our language is complex but it’s really fun when you start to learn it and we also have many different kinds of Japanese dishes. Some of our dishes are infused with other countries so that’s also interesting. In this club, we make traditional Japanese food, watch and talk about anime (or read manga), learn to speak, read and write Japanese and other things that members suggest.
    *not running 2020-21
    Key Club
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Kallus (jkallus@millenniumhs.org)
    Key Club International is the high school organization sponsored by Kiwanis International. Key Club assists Kiwanis in carrying out its mission to serve the children of the world. High school student members of Key Club perform acts of service in their communities, such as cleaning up parks, collecting clothing and organizing food drives. They also learn leadership skills by running meetings, planning projects and holding elected leadership positions at the club, district and international levels.
    Korean Culture Club
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Lee (plee@millenniumhs.org)
    *not running 2020-21
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Stasavage (mstasavage@millenniumhs.org)
    The first seeds of FLUX Magazine were planted by a group of excited juniors with a passion for writing, drawing, and creating. Our vision was a magazine where we could create a platform for students to channel their creative forces, to celebrate their hard work, and to inspire others. Check out our latest issue of Flux!
    Marine Ecology
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Kong (jkong@millenniumhs.org)
    Marine Ecology Club provides students with knowledge about the history and current state of New York’s marine environment. Through fun activities and documentaries, we will make our school community more aware of how we impact New York’s marine ecosystem.
    *not running 2020-21
    Math & Puzzle Club
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Sossin (bsossin@millenniumhs.org)
    Many students think that mathematics is a boring and useless subject that they are forced to learn. Our club aims to break this stereotype about math and to make math a fun and familiar subject. We will encourage students who are not confident in math by practicing and working in groups while allowing confident mathematicians to develop their leadership and cooperation skills.
    *not running 2020-21
    Millennium Dance Team (MDT)
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Finkelstein (jfinkelstein@millenniumhs.org) 
    The Phoenix Dance Team is an after school group dedicated to practice and performance.  Their performances which integrate multiple forms of dance and music are choreographed by team members. You can see the dance team perform at the annual showcase events (twice a year) and possibly at community events. All level of dancers are encouraged to join and participate. 
    *not running 2020-21
    Miyazaki Film Club
    Faculty Contact: Mr. Mihok (jmihok@millenniumhs.org)
    Model UN
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Wilson (lwilson@millenniumhs.org)
    Represent various countries in the United Nations. Debate real world issues and try to resolve these issues among nations. 
    Newspaper [Millennium Phoenix
    Faculty Contact: Ansley Moon (amoon@millenniumhs.org)
    This is a student led organization dedicated to publishing a newspaper that will inform the MHS community of the news that affects it. We are always looking for writers, photographers, editors, and anyone else who is willing to lend a hand. Read the latest issue of the Millennium Phoenix!
    No Kid Hungry
    Faculty Contact: TBD
    Through No Kid Hungry, Share Our Strength funds the most effective anti-hunger organizations across the country, connects needy children and their families with nutritious food, teaches families how to cook healthy on a budget, and provides leadership that brings together public and private decision-makers to end childhood hunger, stat by state. Our chapter at MHS hosts fundraisers throughout the year through bake sales to support this cause.
    *not running 2020-21
    Operation Smile
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Erlij (kerlij@millenniumhs.org)
    Photography Club
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Difilippo (ldifilippo@millenniumhs.org)
    The purpose of Photography club is to give MHS students an outlet to explore their creative interests and skills in photography. The members of the club will agree upon themes such as architecture, fashion, portraits, etc., and take trips to different areas taking pictures.
    *not running 2020-21
    Email the coaches of the teams you are interested in as early as possible to inquire about tryouts and other information.
    Rock the Street, Wall Street
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Kwan (jkwan@millenniumhs.org)
    Rock the Street, Wall Street is a non-profit financial education program designed to spark the interest of high school girls into careers of finance. Female financiers volunteers to deliver workshops at MHS in the Fall and provide mentorship in the Spring. Students will also have a "Wall Street Experience" field trip. Students will learn about personal finance, stocks and bonds, financial markets, business case studies, career opportunities and more.
    *not running 2020-21
    School of Rock
    Faculty Contacts:  Mr. Garfinkel (ngarfinkel@millenniumhs.org)
    School of Rock is an after-school music program that provides an opportunity for students to learn the music they'd like to play (guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, etc.) and then join bands with other MHS students. 
    *not running 2020-21
    School Wellness Club
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Finkelstein (jfinkelstein@millenniumhs.org)
    Social Justice Club
    Faculty Contact: Mr. Stone (nstone@millenniumhs.org)
    Our mission is to explore provocative issues through the analysis of media & film and develop methods to acknowledge the relevance and significance throughout the Millennium community.
    *not running 2020-21
    Spanish Club
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. Mazo Infante (rmazoinfante@millenniumhs.org)
    The purpose of Spanish Media Club is to deepen the conversational skills of Spanish students while learning about the culture of various Spanish-speaking countries. Planned activities include viewings of Spanish-language TV shows and movies along with group conversations and club lunches. We aim to help students attain a semi-fluency in the language while ensuring they enjoy themselves in a stress-free environment outside the classroom.
    *not running 2020-21
    Spirit Club
    Faculty Contact:  Ms. WanReid (swanreid@millenniumhs.org)
    *not running 2020-21
    Sports Club
    Faculty Contact: TBD
    Student Senate
    Faculty Contact:  Mr. Stone (nstone@millenniumhs.org), Ms. Weisman (mweisman@millenniumhs.org)
    Table Tennis Club
    Faculty Contact: Mr. Tan (jtan@millenniumhs.org), Ms. Finkelstein (jfinkelstein@millenniumhs.org)
    *not running 2020-21
    Video Game Club
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Lee (plee@millenniumhs.org)
    Our mission is to promote teamwork, competition, and fun through video games. Video games bring together animation, computer programming, storytelling, character development, and music. Do you love to play? Then this club is for you!
    *not running 2020-21
    Faculty Contact (Tues):  Mr. Tan (jtan@millenniumhs.org)
    Faculty Contact (Weds): Ms. Finkelstein (jfinkelstein@millenniumhs.org)
    Open workout in the Fitness Center.
    *not running 2020-21
    Faculty Contact: Ms. Tyldesley (rtyldesley@millenniumhs.org)