Profile of a Holy Cross Graduate

Holy Cross Graduates use their God-given talents both in the classroom and in their daily lives.  They are Honest, Optimistic, Loving, Yearning for knowledge, Committed, Respectful, One with God, Service Oriented, and Self-assured.

High Schools of Recent Graduates:

Archmere Academy, Cab Calloway School of the Arts, Caesar Rodney High School, Dover High School, First State Military Academy, Lake Forest High School, MOT Charter High School, Padua Academy, Polytech High School, Salesianum School, St. Elizabeth High School, St. Mark's High School, St. Thomas More Academy, Wilmington Friends School, Ursuline Academy. 

ACADEMIC

The student will:

  • Show proficiency in the core subject areas of the curriculum.
  • Demonstrate skills in safety standards and procedures in Science Labs.
  • Think critically, creatively, and independently.


SPIRITUAL/SOCIAL AWARENESS

The student is exposed to (or has participated in):

  • Prayer in their daily life and the Sacraments.
  • Community Service to the marginalized and disenfranchised communities.
  • The basic tenets of the Catholic Church and the teachings of Jesus Christ.
  • Prayer Buddies


The student is afforded the opportunity to participate in:

  • Extra curricula opportunities in various areas
  • An awareness of good cyber citizenship
  • An awareness of cultural diversity
  • Bullying programs
  • School government
  • Sports programs


TECHNOLOGY

Students will utilize effective skills in technology to:

  • Communicate.
  • Conduct and analyze research.
  • Report results in a formal presentation.