Activities and Student Groups
All students are welcome to apply to any of the clubs and activities listed below.
Students interested in starting a new activity or group should contact Mr. Vega, Coordinator of Student Activities.
Arista, Queens Technical High School’s honor society, is an organization dedicated to recognizing and encouraging students who demonstrate excellence, not only in the classroom, but also as leaders in their schools and communities. Arista standards of scholarship, leadership, service, and character will be considered as the basis of your selection. No student is inducted simply because of a high academic average.
The Art Club meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:30 PM on Google Meet.
Contact Ms. Volpe for more information.
The Edward J. Malloy Initiative for Construction Skills, Inc. is dedicated to training New Yorkers with the skills necessary to access meaningful careers in the building and construction trades. Through our nationally recognized pre-apprenticeship training program, Construction Skills provides the critical link between New Yorkers and long-term employment with good wages and benefits.
Contact Ms. Zagada for more information.
The Cosmetology Clinic offers cosmetology students the opportunity to practice their skills, and the community a chance to come into school for their styling needs.
Ms. Quartuccio is the advisor for the Cosmetology Clinic.
The Gamers Club meets Thursdays from 3:30-5:30 PM on Google Meet.
Contact Mr. Muzamali for more information.
The Leadership class meets Monday to Friday. This class helps to plan school events such as Spirit Week, dances, and trips.
Contact Mr. Vega for details about how to apply.
The Poetry Club is open to all, and meets Mondays from 3:30-5:30 PM on Google Meet.
Contact Ms. D'Astolfo for more information.
The rugby club meets Mondays and Wednesdays. Contact Mr. Vozzolo for more information!
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student to excel. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations and for further education
Contact Ms. Kavral for more information about SkillsUSA.
The talent show is one of the biggest events each year at Queens Tech. Acts are determined by a series of tryouts, and then those selected to perform participate in regular after-school rehearsals. Some students also participate by working on the sound, lighting, and stage crews.
Watch for an announcement about tryouts, or contact Mr. Vega for more information.
The Writer's Workshop club meets Thursdays and Fridays from 3:30 to 5:30 PM on Google Classroom.
Contact Ms. Verderosa for more information.