Members Area

Meeting Dates

(First Tue of every month, Bulldog Pd in Mr. Suter’s Room 189)


What is Grit9?
A Tech and Entrepreneurship Club

What do members of Grit9 Do?
Activities may include:

  • Design and 3D print your own flower planter
  • NEW FOR 2019-2020: Develop a business plan for a product you want to invent (This is part of a larger competition ran by the state of Ohio)
  • Mock Interview for a job
  • Play Snake Oil to practice pitching ideas
  • Learn new skills to help the Grit9 business like web design, photo scanning, VHS to DVD conversion
  • Design your own “Passion Project”

Join the Club

1. Join Remind 

Text @grit9 to 81010

2. Complete two of the following requirements

a) People Skills:

-Have people tryout phone calls for fake clients for practice

-Have fake interviews with people from the Grit 9 class

b) Being a Professional

-Make a business presentation about a potential business/idea

-Show how to build up a good resume

-Work on client projects

c) Learn Entrepreneurship

-Find efficient ways for a business to grow and share the ideas

-Business Model Canvas 

-Learning to overcome failure

d) Career Exploration

-Bring in a guest speaker 

– Having an idea of what you want to go into after school

-Learn requirements of a job you want to pursue 

e) Make a Pitch

-Pitch an idea to the group

-Learn to present ideas

-Learn S.M.A.R.T. goals

3. Ship It

Come to meetings during bulldog period with your agenda signed

Club Information

Club Member Count

How gritty are you?

Make a personal mission statement

Grit9 Officers

President: ?

Vice-President: ?

Secretary ?

Treasurer: ?

Now Recruiting Self-Motivated Students

For Grit9 to be “An incubator of young professionals”, students must step up to take on difficult tasks, be willing to be uncomfortable, and be willing to admit what they don’t know, then put in the work to LEARN IT. If that’s you, then complete the following tasks:

Make a website using HTML and CSS

Build A Website with a free site

Need inspiration for what to build?


Make a portfolio website for yourself and put in screenshots of your work. Use your own design style that reflects your personality, get creative!

What's Happening in T&E

My Journey – Jack Earl

   November 2nd, 2018 – Current Project: 3d Printer Setup In class currently, I have  been working on the 3d printer and have been given

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My Journey -Noah Bowman

Photo Scanning, Cold Calls and choose your own textbook I spent the first nine weeks of school working on scanning photos. The Ohio School Board

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My journey-Carly

10/30/18, I called Educational providers about  updating their google business results. This was my second call and the first time I actually had a conversation

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My Journey- Emily Bowers

11/1/2018: At the club meeting on Tuesday, Carly and I talked about the business skill meetings that have happened so far. Carly did most of

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My Journey -Nick Niebel

Grit9 Cold Calls 11/1/18 Recently in Grit9 a couple of students (including me) have been making cold calls in class. The cold calls are used

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Head Roles in T&E

  1. Consult with client to create a mobile friendly, responsive website
  2. Put SEO in place, correctly, to allow higher search results
  3. Train client on website updates
  1. Take photos of meeting and guest speakers
  2. Post on Instagram and tweet on Twitter about what we’re doing in the class, with the club, and with the business
  3. Follow other social media accounts that will benefit the business
  4. Post promotions on social media
  1. Communicate with client on photo scanning and VHS conversion projects
  2. Manager photo scanning and VHS projects
  3. Communicate with team members on projects
  1. Develop plan to establish Grit9 (marketing plan)
  2. Works with the media production for marketing plan
  3. Execute the marketing plan
  4. Communicate with business, networking
  1. Send monthly report to Joel Parker
  2. Submit purchase orders and deposit customer checks into Grit9 account at the central office
  1. Set up and run VR and 3D printer
  2. Troubleshoot and fix problem

Help design and produce adverts for Grit9

  1. Design web graphics and slogans
  2. Produce quality videos and graphics
  1. Maintain records in Google Sheets on project status, payment, and who is running projects (Project Leads should be approaching you with updates)
  2. Communicate with project leaders to update Project Panorama
  3. Send remind updates to class and club

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