Henry Ford Academy offers many clubs and activities for students to participate in. However, to limit the spread of COVID-19 for the 2021-2022 school year club involvement is reduced until further notice. Click on the links to the right for more information and facility activity/club leader contact information on past/present clubs/activities offered this year.
Past HFA Student Activities
Art Club Pumpkin Carving in Greenfield Village
Who: The first 40 students (10 per grade) to sign up by scanning the QR code each week
What: Help the THF staff carve 1200 pumpkins to line the Village streets for the Halloween Nights Events and earn community service hours!
When: 4 Wednesdays in October (6th, 13th, 20th and 27th)
What time: 3:45pm to 6:00pm
Where: The Pavilion building across/next to the Carousel. If driving in or getting picked up: Go to the “Blue Gate” (same as the dance) next to the 9th grade campus
*Tell the Guard that you are there to Carve Pumpkins with HFA
**Make sure to bring your HFA Student ID with you and show it!
~This is where you will be picked up as well (your ride should tell the guard that they are there to pick you up at the pavilion).
~When driving, the speed limit is 10mph! Stay left until you end up in a parking lot.
~The pavilion is the first building to the right when you pull into the lot.
How: Show up to the pavilion, sign in with Mr. Sipos (for your CS hours) and start carving.
Other Details: Please bring your own Safety Knife and other carving tools (best place to purchase are the Halloween pop-up stores).
*Do NOT bring any knife to school (EVER), unless it is a safety knife that is meant for carving on the dates listed above and do not take it out of your back pack until you are seated in the Pavilion and you are about to start carving.
German Cultural Exchange
What: A group student exchange between HFA and Staufer Gymnasium
Where: Here at HFA and your home as a host and in the very south of Germany in a place called Pfullendorf where you will be a guest.
When: This exchange typically happens every other year and our German friends usually travel to HFA during the fall of the school year and we usually travel during the following spring to Germany.
Who: TBD but generally those who sign up and maintain a high GPA and have impeccable behavior.
Other: If interested make sure to go to the information meeting (date and time TBD) that will be announced via HFA email.