Student Activities

As part of a successful and productive school year, there are many ways to be active and involved in school activities, both through academic coursework and extracurricular enrichment activities and events that are available to all students.

Here is a sampling of the activities offered at CKM. 


Student & Academic Clubs

Club Rush is an exposition-style setting where students can learn more about CKM’s clubs and sign up if interested. Club Rush is held the third week of school during lunch in the Lunch Quad.

  • Academic Decathlon
  • Animal Student Alliance
  • Anime Club
  • Art and Poetry
  • Asian Student Union
  • Bike Club
  • Black Student Union
  • Brown Issues
  • California Scholarship Fed.
  • Celtic Club
  • Chess Club
  • Chinese Culture Club
  • Cosplay Club
  • Creative Writing Club
  • Debate Club
  • Dramatic Speaking Club
  • Eco Club
  • Eco Friendly Living Club
  • Feminist Coalition
  • FIDM (Fashion Club)
  • FISH Club
  • Food Club
  • French Club
  • Fresh Audio Mindz
  • German Club
  • Health Club
  • Hmong Club
  • Japanese Club
  • Key Club
  • Lady Lions Band Dance
  • Mathletes
  • MESA
  • Micro-credit Club
  • Mien Club
  • Moot Court
  • Movie Club
  • National Honor Society
  • National Science Bowl
  • Philosophy Club
  • Powder Puff Club
  • Rainbow Coalition (former QSA)
  • Robotics Club
  • Roots and Shoots Club
  • Seinfeld Club
  • Ski Club
  • Stage Fright Club
  • T-Shirt Club
  • The Legion
  • Tie-dye Club
  • Trading Card Club
  • Ukulele Club
  • Vietnamese Club



Visual & Performing Arts

CKM offers outstanding arts instruction, quality performance opportunities, and exceptional cultural and artistic events programming.

  • Art
  • Band
  • Ceramic Art
  • Choir
  • Color Guard
  • Dance
  • Digital Photography
  • Drama
  • Film Literacy
  • Jazz Band
  • Marching Band
  • Orchestra
  • Percussion
  • Piano Lab
  • Three-Dimensional Art

Travel & Studying Abroad

CKM students choose to study abroad to learn more about the world and other cultures firsthand. During the summer, students may have opportunities to travel with teachers to various parts of the globe. Travel destinations, as well as cultural exchange program partners, are listed.

During the School Year

  • Ashland (Seniors)
  • Disneyland (Seniors)
  • Magic Mountain (Seniors)
  • Field Trips

Summer Trips (varies each year)

  • Greece
  • Germany
  • Europe
  • Ethiopia

Study Abroad with Cultural Exchange Organizations

  • American Field Study
  • Intercultural Program
  • Center for Cultural Exchange
  • German-American Exchange
  • Rotary International Youth

Exchange Summer Study

  • Youth Exchange
  • Youth for Understanding
  • Youth Leadership Program

The Arts come alive at CKM

Throughout the year, the school showcases student performances by CKM’s choir, orchestra, band, and drama department. CKM also has a long tradition of hosting local and regional performing arts groups (such as the Sacramento Symphony, B Street Theatre, Sacramento Ballet, and more) that bring exciting programs to campus. In addition, nationally known authors of popular books have visited CKM to speak to students about their work.