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Sep

Primary School Holy Cross Man of the Month

The Holy Cross Men of the Month for September have been chosen! These boys were chosen by either their classmates or teachers because of the good qualities that they portray that are what a Holy Cross Man strives to be. Some of their friends and teachers said that they were “good listeners”, “good friends”, “kind …

24
Aug

Kindergarten ABC Constellations

To kick off our study of all things space, Kindergarten learned about the amazing world of constellations. After research, book studies, and informational videos, the boys learned that a constellation is a group of stars forming a recognizable object. We studied many of the constellations in the sky, which then lead to a fun thought… …

24
Aug

First Week of School

We have had a great start to our school year this week! The lower school began with Mass on the Holy Cross Main Campus. The lower school math classes were excited to get their new workbooks. They learned new routines and procedures and quickly began with their math lessons. The students received IPads and were …

12
Aug

Welcome Back to the Primary School

We’re back! The Visit Day at the Primary School went off without a hitch. The Early Childhood boys set the tone for the day by bringing excitement and cheer back to the school. They were ecstatic to see their new cubbies, classrooms, and teachers. The new race car drivers, astronauts, and captains jumped right into …

24
May

Early Childhood Year in Review

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13
May

Primary School May Crowning

The pre-K – 4th grade students participated in a May Crowning Ceremony and prayer service to honor our students who made their First Communion this year. Students brought flowers to crown Mary and sang songs in tribute to the Blessed Mother. A reception for the First Communion students followed the ceremony.

11
May

Channel 4 Weatherman Visits 3rd Grade

Carl Arredondo, Chief Meteorologist at WWL, visited with the 3rd grade class earlier this week. He explained why and how he became a meteorologist and what he likes about his job. He showed them the models he uses to create his forecasts. The students had excellent questions. They recently learned about weather conditions in science …

4
May

AgMagic Field Trip

3rd and 4th grade students visited Docville Farms in Violet for the AgMagic on the River event sponsored by the LSU AgCenter. The boys interacted with a variety of animals and learned about the different crops grown in Louisiana. They held baby chicks and watched one hatch from its egg. It was a great experience …

26
Apr

4th Grade Students Visit with the HC Director of Sports Medicine

4th grade students are studying the Project Lead the Way Module, Input/Output: Computer Systems. They are comparing the computer system to a human brain, focusing on input, output, and processing. The module challenges students to create a program that measures baseline brain fitness. This type of program can be used to test for concussion signs …

26
Apr

2016 Field Day

On Friday, April 22nd, Holy Cross Primary School students participated in Field Day. Students were split into two teams – navy and the gold. The teams competed in the three-legged race, the potato sack race, water, basketball, obstacle and baton relays, and tug-o-war. The teams earned points by winning an event and displaying the characteristics …

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