Clubs and Groups

BETA Club:

What is the BETA CLUB?  

The National Junior Beta Club is a student honor society that recognizes high academic achievement, promotes excellent character and social responsibility, encourages service to others, and fosters leadership skills.  Further information can be found HERE.   

Ralph Chandler Middle rocked the house at the National Beta Club Convention Junior Division in Myrtle Beach in November 2018.  
RCMS Beta Club Sponsors Ms. Skardon, Mrs. Rossello, Mrs. McDougal and Mrs. Hill (with the help of parent Andria Kinninger) all worked so hard to prepare these kids to give their very best. We are proud to say through much determination, the kids truly succeeded by bringing home the following awards: 
*5th place Jr Sculpture 
Franka Fenzel
*5th place 6th grade math
Andrew Hutchens
*4th place Jr Mixed Media
Ava Kinninger
*3rd place 8th grade Social Studies
Larson Tazuma
*3rd place Service Learning Showcase
Emma Dickson, Maggie Dunlap, Ashlyn McCain, Rachel Decker, Kelsey Barber, Emma Basham
1st place Songfest
All students

We are so excited to have represented not only Ralph Chandler but even Greenville County Schools for the state of SC! Beta rocks!

Student Council:

What is Student Council?  

Student Council is a student-based civic organization designed to help promote school spirit and leadership among students.

Students participating in all levels of the Council will maintain a high standard of personal conduct.  Council members will demonstrate leadership qualities by serving as good examples of behavior through their words and actions.

All Council members will be expected to participate in approved activities, which will serve to enhance the quality of both the physical and behavior environment of the school.

The purpose of student council is:

  1. To develop positive attitudes and to practice good citizenship. 
  2. To promote harmonious relations throughout the entire school.
  3. To improve student/faculty relationships.
  4. To improve school morale and general welfare.
  5. To provide a forum for student expression.
  6. To plan special events or projects.

Benefits of being involved in student council include: the opportunity to improve reading and writing skills, gain experience in public speaking, and learn how to make a positive impact on the school and community environment.  In addition, student council serves as a chance to meet new friends and work with a wide variety of people.

Objectives of the Student Council are to:


Students must be very responsible people who are willing to work hard.  As student council members you will be called to serve other students by representing their issues.

Student Council will be involved in many community minded projects.


Responsible, Challenged & Motivated to Succeed 
The Mission of Ralph Chandler Middle School is to provide an environment that is conducive to learning and focuses on academic excellence.