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Hornet Highlight: 7th Grade

Posted on January 21, 2022 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: 7th Grade
What a busy time our first semester was in 7th grade at Holy Cross. Students in grades 6-8 read novels and completed some comprehension activities along with getting used to our new Language Arts curriculum Amplify. Middle school students love using an online platform to learn as they are very accus...

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7th grade

Hornet Highlight: 8th Grade

Posted on January 08, 2022 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: 8th Grade
The 8th graders have been very busy this semester.  It is hard to believe they have finished their first semester already. One more and they are off to high school.  They just got done performing the traditional Posada program just before Christmas break and they did a fantastic job. ...

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8th grade

Hornet Highlight: 4th Grade

Posted on December 17, 2021 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: 4th Grade
Things have been buzzing in the 4th-grade hive.  Whether they open their math books, social studies books, science books, or Bible, one subject is intertwined with another. The Hornets have discovered that our God is a God of circles, cycles, and connections.  Genesis taught that Earth is ...

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4th grade

Hornet Highlight: Preschool 3s

Posted on December 10, 2021 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: Preschool 3s
The 3-year-old preschoolers are learning that Jesus is love and he lives in our hearts! Isn’t that exciting? We are counting down the days until we celebrate his birthday using our advent wreath and talking about how we can share Jesus with other people when we do things that show them love li...

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Hornet Highlight: Transitional Kindergarten
Transitional Kindergarten kiddos are learning that we can stop and pray anywhere.  Every time we hear a siren, we stop to say a prayer. “Dear God, Please help the emergency workers and the people that need them.  Hail Mary…..”.  We hear several sirens when we are ou...

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preschool, TK, transitional kindergarten
Hornet Highlight: Instructional Technology & Library Media
We are so excited to have a new Technology/Library/Makerspace this year, thanks to the dedicated Father’s Club and their hard work removing a wall this summer. In this space, all students, kindergarten through 8th grade, have weekly 60 minute classes to practice and learn keyboarding, coding, ...

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technology, library

Hornet Highlight: 3rd Grade

Posted on November 14, 2021 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: 3rd Grade
In Third Grade, we are finding God in everything we do. From reading about the human body to classifying animals we are looking for God’s presence in the world. In Math, we are working hard with multiplication and division. We are able to find God’s presence in the patterns that are crea...

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Hornet Highlights, 3rd grade

Hornet Highlight: Math Coach

Posted on November 11, 2021 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: Math Coach
My name is Tracy Kerth, and I am the HC Math Specialist/Data Coordinator. I am excited to be celebrating my second year at this amazing school. I want to share 2 new exciting things we are implementing this year- Guided Math Differentiated Groups and Reflex Math.   Guided Math is a stru...

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Hornet Highlight: Jr. High Math

Posted on November 03, 2021 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlight: Jr. High Math
Our middle schoolers have been busy bees in math class lately! 6th grade has been learning all about ratios the past few weeks. 7th grade is just about to start learning about how positive and negative numbers interact when we add, subtract, multiply, or divide them. And our 8th graders have be...

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Hornet Highlights, junior high, middle school
Hornet Highlights: Kindergarten
Our theme for October has been learning all about pumpkins in Kindergarten! We even had the opportunity to visit the pumpkin patch, where each student got to pick out their very own pumpkin to bring back to class and investigate. We have been learning how to measure with our pumpkins and the life cy...

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Hornet Highlights, Kindergarten

Hornet Highlights: 5th Grade

Posted on October 15, 2021 in: Hornet Highlight

Hornet Highlights: 5th Grade
With October being the month of the Holy Rosary, the fifth grade is busy studying the mysteries of the rosary and finding their deeper meaning. We have been through all of the mysteries and have been applying them to our lives. We have been busy saying a decade of the rosary every day and asking our...

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5th grade

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