2700 S. Lang Street
Arlington, VA 22206
Fax: 703-519-9183
Monday, November 30, 2015


Gunston Hornet
Interact Club
Sponsor: Mr. Seward in Room 122
Meeting Dates: Thursdays during PM1 & PM2

Interact is Rotary International’s service club for young people ages 12 to 18. Interact clubs are sponsored by individual Rotary clubs, which provide support and guidance, but they are self-governing and self-supporting.
The GMS Interact Club is sponsored by the Crystal City/Pentagon Rotary Club.

2015-2016 Interact Club Members

2013-2014 Activities
On Nov. 18, 2013, in preparation for the upcoming First Thanksgiving event for Ms. Meyers' HILT students, Interact Club members designed and created place mats to be used during the Thanksgiving feast.

2012-2013 Activities
On January 7, 2013, the Interact Club was visited by Peace Corps member who is currently serving in Suriname, Africa. Interact Club members learned about her experiences and work during her time working in the Peace Corps.
On September 17, 2012, Interact Club members spent the day at "Edge" on the George Mason University Manassas Campus. It was a day of team building, bonding and leadership development.

2011-2012 Activities
Flowering Planting
Card Making for Virginia Hospital Patients
Interact/AFAC 4000
interact 1 Way to go, Gunston!  A big thank you to all Gunston TAs! The 2nd quarter Interact/AFAC 4000 Competition collected 581 lbs of food, brought our yearly total to 1178 & achieved our goal of 1000 lbs by Thanksgiving!
And the winners are . . .
6th Grade - Ms. McNeese's TA with 61 items
7th Grade Ms. Conway's TA with 63 items
8th Grade Mr. Rinker's TA with 63 items
Even though Mr. Rinker & Ms. Conway's TAs were tied in total numbers, Ms. Conway's students brought more items per student so they were declared the grand prize winners! TAs will have 2 more opportunities to compete in the Interact/AFAC 4000 later this year. Don't forget to continue bringing food for AFAC all year long - our goal is 4000 lbs!
AFAC current needs the following items:interact 2
  • Canned and dry foods
  • Meat and fish (tuna, salmon, ham, chicken, and SPAM)
  • Soup and stew (all varieties, stew, and chili)
  • Beans (all varieties)
  • Canned tomato sauce
  • Cereal (low sugar preferred)
  • Dry packaged pasta



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