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Announcements for 8/26/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 08/26/2016


Attention seniors and juniors... Balfour will NOT be on campus this week. The dates will be moved to a date in the near future. For seniors who have ring resizing issues, you may go to the store directly in Metairie or wait until they come to campus. We are aiming for October 11th during the Activity Period. See Mr. Ferry if you have questions.

Back To School Dance Time!!! That is right. The Back To School Dance is coming up very shortly. The theme for the dance is an "All-Star" theme so come out and wear your favorite sports team items. Cost of the dance is $10. The Middle School version is from 6-8pm and the High School version is from 8:30-11:30pm. There will be lots of sports themed inflatables and also the LSU game will be on the big screen. See Mr. Ferry for more details.

Listen up! Theatre season has started!! Holy Cross Center Stage will hold auditions for Alice in Wonderland on Thursday, September 1 and Wednesday and Thursday September 7 and 8. Auditions will be held in the Watson Theatre. Auditions are open to students grades 9 through 12.
ALSO...Mt. Carmel Academy is looking for a few good men to audition for The Crucible. Information is hanging on the door of the Watson Theatre.

Attention all returning Freshmen, JV, and Varsity basketball players, there will be a brief meeting after school Friday August 26 at 2:40 with Coach Kirkwood. Football players DO NOT have to attend.

Congratulations to the Junior High Football Team on its 20-0 win over Archbishop Hannan. Amiri Franklin scored 3 times for the Tigers, and Kolbe Cage led the defense, which forced 3 turnovers on the way to the shutout.

Attention 8th Graders:

If you were a member of Middle School Quiz Bowl last year and were voted as Captain and Co-Captain, please see Mr. Hanemann today if you are able to at the beginning of lunch. If you are unable to, email him for an important announcement.

New 8th Graders who would like to join Middle School Quiz Bowl can do so by emailing Mr. Hanemann. You will be able to attend any after school meetings the team schedules.

The Diversity Club will meet today during High School lunch in Mr. DuMouchel's art room.



Announcements for 8/24/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 08/24/2016


Attention all students, we are almost there. The program for the new Activity Period has been completed. There will be a test of the program today. Once that has been completed, everyone will be sent an email and link to log in and register for your clubs. Once the registration period has ended, rooms will be assigned for the clubs and the Activity Period will be up and running by after Labor Day.

Attention seniors and juniors... Balfour will not be on campus this week. The dates will be moved to a date in the near future. For seniors who have issues with their rings such as resizing issues, you may go to the store directly in Metairie or wait until they come to campus. We are aiming for October 11th during the Activity Period. See Mr. Ferry if you have questions.

Back To School Dance Time!!! That is right. The Back To School Dance is coming up very shortly. The theme for the dance is an "All-Star" theme so come out and wear your favorite sports team items. Cost of the dance is $10. The Middle School version is from 6-8pm and the High School version is from 8:30-11:30pm. There will be lots of sports themed inflatables and also the LSU game will be on the big screen. See Mr. Ferry for more details.

Listen up! Theatre season has started!! Holy Cross Center Stage will hold auditions for Alice in Wonderland on Thursday, September 1, Wednesday, September 7 and Thursday, September 8. Auditions will be held in the Watson Theatre. Auditions are open to students grades 9 through 12.
ALSO...Mt. Carmel Academy is looking for a few good men to audition for The Crucible. Information is hanging on the door of the Watson Theatre.

Attention all golfers. There will be a mandatory meeting this Thursday at 7:30am in room M109 for all current team members and any student wishing to be a part of the Holy Cross golf program. This meeting is open to all 8th through 12th graders.

You Cannot Be Serious! There will be a meeting for all current and interested tennis players and parents on Wednesday at 3pm in Mr. DuMouchel's room A209. The meeting will last about 30 min.

Any student with a TCAC flag football envelope should bring it to the middle school office at this time. The deadline to turn in envelopes is today during homeroom.



Announcements for 8/23/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 08/23/2016


Attention all students, we are almost there. The program for the new Activity Period has been completed. There will be a test of the program today. Once that has been completed, everyone will be sent an email and link to log in and register for your clubs. Once the registration period has ended, rooms will be assigned for the clubs and the Activity Period will be up and running. Our goal is by the first week of September right after Labor Day.

Attention seniors and juniors... Balfour will not be on campus this week. The dates will be moved to a date in the near future. For seniors who have issues with their rings such as resizing issues, you may go to the store directly in Metairie or wait until they come to campus. We are aiming for October 11th during the Activity Period. See Mr. Ferry if you have questions.

Attention seniors, Mr. Ferry will be around to distribute senior ring boxes in the next day. See Mr. Ferry if you have any questions.

Back To School Dance Time!!! That is right. The Back To School Dance is coming up very shortly. The theme for the dance is an "All-Star" theme so come out and wear your favorite sports team items. Cost of the dance is $10. The Middle School version is from 6-8pm and the High School version is from 8:30-11:30pm. There will be lots of sports themed inflatables and also the LSU game will be on the big screen. See Mr. Ferry for more details.

The library will be closed this afternoon.

You Cannot Be Serious! There will be a meeting for all current and interested tennis players and parents on Wednesday at 3pm in Mr. DuMouchel's room A209. The meeting will last about 30 min.

Attention 5th Graders:

Your retreat will be tomorrow. The retreat will begin at 11:35am. Please meet under the high school oaks after middle school lunch. You will stay in your school uniform for the retreat.

High School Quiz Bowl will meet this Wednesday in HS 207 after school. All interested students are welcome!



Announcements for 5/10/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 05/10/2016


All Middle and High School art students should begin taking their work home. In addition, any students from previous years with work in the high school or admin building cabinets may take their work home.

Attention all current 9th through 11th grade students. If you are interested in joining the 2016-2017 Holy Cross Powerlifting team, there will be a signup this Thursday after school in the weight room with Coach Giglio. If you are currently on the team, you must attend the meeting.



Announcements for 5/6/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 05/06/2016


Any of Mr. DuMouchel's 5th and 7th grade students that want to take home their ceramic bowls for Mother's day must do so by 2:40 today.

The library will be closed during the school day Friday, May 6. Students will not be allowed in the library during class or lunch. It will be open before and after school only.

The Diversity Club will meet today during High School Lunch in Mr. DuMouchel's room.



Announcements for 5/5/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 05/05/2016


Congratulations to the 7th grade Gold baseball team for wrapping up their undefeated season and winning the championship against Country Day. The team was led by pitcher Chandler Welch and timely hitting throughout the lineup. Great season for the Tigers, the future is bright!

The Diversity club will meet tomorrow during high school lunch in Mr. DuMouchel's room.



Announcements for 5/4/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 05/04/2016


Attention Mrs. Clark's English II honors class: you must bring your Springboard textbook to class today.



Announcements for 5/2/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 05/02/2016


Attention all members of the freshman baseball team:
There will be a meeting next Monday, May 2nd at during high school lunch in the student center will information about summer baseball. All members of this year's freshman team must attend.

Attention all student athletes...we will be holding our annual Physical Day on Thursday, May 5. It will be held in the Student Center from 2:30 until 4:30. The cost of the physical is $25.00. If you play ANY sport at HC, you will need a physical. Please visit the school website for more information.



Announcements for 4/28/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/28/2016

The Holy Cross Men's Club would like to invite you to the Holy Cross Crawfish Boil and Fun Day on Saturday April 30, 2016 from 12:00PM - 7:00PM. Come enjoy live bands, games, and space walks.

The library is closed today, students are not allowed in the library today.

There will be NO SHUTTLE BUS today & Friday 4/30.

Attention all members of the freshman baseball team: There will be a meeting next Monday, May 2nd at during high school lunch in the student center will information about summer baseball. All members of this year's freshman team must attend.

Attention all student athletes...we will be holding our annual Physical Day on Thursday, May 5, 2016 in the Student Center from 2:30pm until 4:30pm. The cost of the physical is $25.00. If you play ANY sport at HC, you will need a physical. Please visit the school website for more information.

Attention Varsity Football Players: Practice today has been cancelled. Practice tomorrow will take place as scheduled.

Attention Board Game Club Members: A new game has arrived: Clue.

We will have a meeting Friday, from 3:15pm to 4:10pm in room M103 to try out this new game. This game play is eligible to those who have been a member since the beginning.

Video Game Club is cancelled for this week. Regular weekly meetings will resume next week. Again, there will be no Video Game Club meeting this week.



Announcements for 4/27/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/27/2016


The Holy Cross Beach Volleyball team plays its final games of the season this Wednesday at White Sands beach volleyball complex in Metairie. Come out to watch Evan Cory & your Tigers take on Brother Martin and Jesuit in an attempt to bring home their 4th championship trophy. Games start at 4:30pm. Go Tigers!

The library will be closed Thursday, April 28.

There will be NO SHUTTLE BUS on Thursday 4/29 & Friday 4/30.

Video Game Club is cancelled for this week. Regular weekly meetings will resume next week.



Announcements for 4/26/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/26/2016


The Holy Cross Beach Volleyball team plays its final games of the season this Wednesday at White Sands beach volleyball complex in Metairie. Come out to watch Evan Cory & the Tigers take on Brother Martin and Jesuit in an attempt to bring home their 4th championship trophy. Games start at 4:30pm. Go Tigers!

There will be NO SHUTTLE BUS on Thursday 4/29 & Friday 4/30.

Congratulations to the Varsity Golf Team, which ended the season with a 5th place finish in the Division 1, Region 2, District 4 Golf Tournament. The Tigers were led by junior Peter Hansen and freshman Jay Beatmann. A strong performance was also turned in by sophomore Collin Tregre.



Announcements for 4/25/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/25/2016


Attention new student council members, there is a mandatory meeting today during high school lunch.

Before we begin our regular announcements we would like to remember in our thoughts and prayers, Coach Battistella's father Mr. Carol Battistella, who passed away this weekend. Mr. Carol was known here around school for his renditions of The Star Spangled Banner that he sang for HC's home baseball games from 2006 through 2015. Mr. Carol was 76.

The Holy Cross Beach Volleyball team plays its final games of the season this Wednesday at White Sands beach volleyball complex in Metairie. Come out to watch Evan Cory & your Tigers take on Brother Martin and Jesuit in an attempt to bring home their 4th championship trophy. Games start at 4:30. Go Tigers!

There will be NO SHUTTLE BUS this Thursday 4/29 & Friday 4/30.

The Holy Cross 6th Grade Baseball Team won the New Orleans Athletic League on Friday, April 22, in a victory against Christian Brothers School, by a score of 11 – 6.

The Championship Game hosted by Carrollton Boosters at their facility at The Fly opened up with a first pitch Bryce Gauthier solo home run, the Tigers stumbled in the bottom of the first inning by allowing 4 unearned runs, but that was the last time opposing team mounted a significant threat to the Tigers. Behind three strongly pitched innings by Bryce Gauthier and game finishing work by Eli LaFrance the Tiger bats picked where they left off the previous game where the beat the same team 9 - 7, led by homeruns by Roger Heirsch, Logan Butscher, and Bryce Gauthier, the Tigers had a combined 13 hits in a dominating victory.

Congratulations Tigers!



Announcements for 4/22/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/22/2016


Attention 7th graders and Juniors, tomorrow is your day of service at Lafreniere Park. Make sure to see your teachers if you have any questions about the day.

Attention 7th graders, your 7th grade sleepover will be coming up soon once the date is finalized. Stay tuned to the announcements for more information to come.

Attention all students, this Thursday is our school liturgy. Please make sure you have your ties.

Attention seniors, this is a reminder that your senior luncheon is this Friday. Please make sure to wear a coat and a tie or suit for the day. See Coach Charb, Mr. Ferry, or Coach Jackson for more information.

Attention seniors, your prom is this Friday with the Tiger Fest immediately following. See Coach Charb for information about the prom or Mr. Ferry about the Tiger Fest.

Congratulations to the 7th grade Gold baseball team for their 7-3 win over Christian Brothers yesterday, wrapping up an undefeated regular season. The team was led by outstanding pitching from John Wooten and timely hitting throughout the tigers lineup.



Announcements for 4/20/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/20/2016


Attention 7th graders and Juniors, tomorrow is your day of service at Lafreniere Park. Make sure to see your teachers if you have any questions about the day.

Attention 7th graders, your 7th grade sleepover will be coming up soon once the date is finalized. Stay tuned to the announcements for more information to come.

Attention all students, this Thursday is our school liturgy. Please make sure you have your ties.

Attention seniors, this is a reminder that your senior luncheon is this Friday. Please make sure to wear a coat and a tie or suit for the day. See Coach Charb, Mr. Ferry, or Coach Jackson for more information.

Attention seniors, your prom is this Friday with the Tiger Fest immediately following. See Coach Charb for information about the prom or Mr. Ferry about the Tiger Fest.

Attention student council members, there is a meeting on Thursday in the high school office. Again meeting for student council on Thursday.

Congratulations to the Varsity tennis team for a good showing at the 5A Regional tournament this week. All the boys played well. Will Pizzuto and Trevor Ramagos qualified for State and Trevor made it to the Semi Finals. Let's wish these two players good luck at the state tournament in Monroe next week.



Announcements for 4/19/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/19/2016


Attention 7th graders and Juniors, tomorrow is your day of service at Lafreniere Park. Make sure to see your teachers if you have any questions about the day.

Attention 7th graders, your 7th grade sleepover will be coming up soon once the date is finalized. Stay tuned to the announcements for more information to come.

Attention all students, this Thursday is our school liturgy. Please make sure you have your ties.

Attention seniors, this is a reminder that your senior luncheon is this Friday. Please make sure to wear a coat and a tie or suit for the day. See Coach Charb, Mr. Ferry, or Coach Jackson for more information.

Attention seniors, your prom is this Friday with the Tiger Fest immediately following. See Coach Charb for information about the prom or Mr. Ferry about the Tiger Fest.

Attention student council members, there is a meeting on Thursday in the high school office. Again meeting for student council on Thursday.




Announcements for 4/18/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/18/2016


Hello Tiger Fans,

The Holy Cross 5th and 6th grade baseball teams would like all of you to come out and support them as they start the playoffs this week. Both teams are playing extremely well having defeated the #1 seeds (Trinity and Christian Brothers) this past week with convincing victories over both. Today the 5th grade team plays Christian Brothers for 4PM at Falcon Field and we need all the Tiger Fans out in full force! Let's show the Flacons what TIGER PRIDE is all about! Our 6th grade team will play tomorrow at 4PM at the FLY behind Audobon Zoo and we really need the support of TIGER NATION! Good luck to both teams and go Tigers!

Hola Amigos! The Spanish Club is meeting today in M210 from 2:30-3:30.



Announcements for 4/14/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/14/2016


Tri-M members - Check your email!

Tri-M, Holy Cross's new honor society will present a benefit recital this Thurday evening at 7 pm in the Watson Theater. Admission is by donation, and proceeds will benefit the Roots music education programs of New Orleans.

Attention all students and student athletes: The Student Center is closed this week through through Tuesday, April 19 to accommodate for Gala setup and breakdown. No access through the main doors, please use exterior stairwell doors only.



Announcements for 4/13/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/13/2016


Attention track members.... City Park has cancelled the JV/ Junior High meet because of the amount of water the track has taken on.

Tri-M, Holy Cross's new honor society will present a benefit recital this Thurday evening at 7 pm in the Watson Theater. Admission is by donation, and proceeds will benefit the Roots music education programs of New Orleans.

Attention Varsity Football Players: Conditioning will be cancelled for today. Workouts will continue tomorrow as scheduled.

Congratulations to the 5th grade Tiger Baseball team on their 13-9 victory yesterday over Trinity, led by a Grand Slam from Rhett Centanni. The Tigers will ride this momentum into the playoffs where they will be the #3 seed.

Attention all students and student athletes: The Student Center is closed this week through through Tuesday, April 19 to accommodate for Gala setup and breakdown. No access through the main doors, please use exterior stairwell doors only.



Announcements for 4/13/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/13/2016


Tri-M, Holy Cross's new honor society will present a benefit recital this Thurday evening at 7 pm in the Watson Theater. Admission is by donation, and proceeds will benefit the Roots music education programs of New Orleans.

Congratulations to the 5th grade Tiger Baseball team on their 13-9 victory yesterday over Trinity, led by a Grand Slam from Rhett Centanni. The Tigers will ride this momentum into the playoffs where they will be the #3 seed.

Attention all students and student athletes: The Student Center is closed this week through through Tuesday, April 19 to accommodate for Gala setup and breakdown. No access through the main doors, please use exterior stairwell doors only.



Announcements for 4/12/2016
posted by Holy Cross Announcements on 04/12/2016


The library will be closed Tuesday afternoon, April 12.

Tri-M, Holy Cross's new honor society will present a benefit recital this Thurday evening at 7 pm in the Watson Theater. Admission is by donation, and proceeds will benefit the Roots music education programs of New Orleans.

Attention 10th Graders: Your retreat will be this Wednesday, April 13. Please turn in your permission slip into your Theology teacher as soon as possible. Dress code is as follows: Please wear a Holy Cross Shirt, No flip-flops, pajama pants or sweatpants. Please make sure you bring a bag lunch that day. Food will not be provided.


Attention all students and student athletes: The Student Center is closed this week through through Tuesday, April 19 to accommodate for Gala setup and breakdown. No access through the main doors, please use exterior stairwell doors only.


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