Extra-Curricular Activities

Student life at Holy Cross School is enhanced on a daily basis not just by our Co-Curricular activities, but also by a varied assortment of Extra-Curricular Activities. Extra Curricular Activities at Holy Cross School are offered by the Athletic Department as well as in the area of academics.  Students are responsible for maintaining a GPA of 2.0 or better to avoid suspension from an activity.

ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT
FALL SEASON:
  • Boys Soccer
  • Girls Volleyball
  • Girls Field Hockey
  • Boys and Girls Cross Country (CYM)
  • Cheerleading (CYM)

WINTER SEASON:
  • Boys Basketball
  • Girls Basketball
  • Cheerleading (CYM)

SPRING SEASON:
  • Girls Soccer
  • Girls Lacrosse
  • Track & Field (CYM)
  • Boy's Baseball (CYM)
ACADEMIC

Math League:
Math League meets with their coach once weekly and participates in monthly meets in and around our region.  The competitions begin in November and run through February.  If our teams qualify they will be invited to participate in the State-wide Invitational.  If our team(s) do not qualify for the Invitational, there is the possibility that individual members of our team may have accumulated a sufficient number of points to be invited to participate on an At-Large basis.

Odyssey of the Mind:
Students from all grade levels are invited to participate in the Odyssey of the Mind. "OM" is an international educational program that provides creative problem-solving opportunities for students from kindergarten through college. Team members apply their creativity to solve problems that range from building mechanical devices to presenting their own interpretation of literary classics.

It's Academic:
It's Academic is a Diocesan sponsored extra-curricular activity where teams from our schools compete against one another. Each team has the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge from all areas of our curriculum. The competitions occur weekly during the month of February.

National Junior Honor Society:
The National Junior Honor Society and The National Honor Society are the nation's premier organizations established to recognize outstanding high school and middle level students.  More than just an honor roll, NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, Character and Citizenship. Holy Cross students who qualify for induction are expected to fulfill an individual community service project, as well as participate in a group service activity.