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Holy Cross Family Day 2014
Saturday, October 18, 2014
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For information about the new Primary School click below
Monday, September 15, 2014
5601 Elysian Fields Ave, New Orleans. LA

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Eagan ’12 & Curtis ’13 Square Off On The Football Field
Monday, September 15, 2014

Tiger alums CB Ki-Jana Curtis ’13 and WR Ed Eagan ’12 met on the football field as Southern University hosted Northwestern State this past w more...

Letterman Jacket & Sweater Measurement Day – September 18, 2014
Monday, September 15, 2014

The Recognition Company will be on campus Thursday, September 18, 2014 to measure students for letterman jackets and sweaters. Students earn more...

Choir Members Accepted to the American Choral Directors' Association's Louisiana All State Choir
Monday, September 15, 2014

Congratulations to Nicholas Byland, Logan Puissegur, and Michael Wexler, who were accepted into the American Choral Directors' Association's more...

Debaters Have Strong Showing In Texas
Debaters Have Strong Showing In Texas
Monday, September 15, 2014

Isaiah Hough and Daniel Williams competed in a field of 100 schools from 14 states at the Mustang Invitational at Grapevine High School in T more...

HC Butterfly Garden
HC Butterfly Garden
Saturday, September 13, 2014

On Saturday, Parents, & Students joined in to help Ms. Lyons build the HC Butterfly Garden. Thanks to everyone that assisted in creating the Garden.
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Tigers wins over Sulphur 34-27
Tigers wins over Sulphur 34-27
Saturday, September 13, 2014

Pan American Stadium was packed with a sea of blue and gold as the fans watched the Tigers roar to a 34-27 victory over Sulphur. Holy Cross totaled 436 yards of offense behind running back Tre Turner who proved pivotal to the Tigers’ offense, rushing for 125 yards and two touchdowns on runs of 46 and 56 yards while Sulphur (0-2) was powered by running Derrick Guillory’s 336 yards rushing and three touchdowns, finished with 505 yards total offense. However, it still want enough to overcome the determined Tigers. To read the entire article, click the link. Complete Story Click here to view Photos

Cox 4 Game of the Week Teacher and Student of the Week
Saturday, September 13, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Katherine Schilling and Senior Bryce Montalbano on being named Cox 4's Teacher and Student of the Week.

Holy Cross Homecoming Dance Turns Pink
Friday, September 12, 2014

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and to help support the fight against breast cancer, Holy Cross wants to turn the Homecoming Dance more...

Never Forget 9.11.2001
Thursday, September 11, 2014

Posted by: Jerry Arnone

Happy Butterfly Thursday!
Thursday, September 11, 2014

On Saturday, September 13, 2014, Holy Cross will begin the installation of our HC butterfly garden outside the cafeteria. If you would like more...

Swim Team Plunges into Season with Win Over Brother Martin
Thursday, September 11, 2014

The Holy Cross Swim Team plunged into the new season this week as they competed against Brother Martin. During the course of the meet, the more...

Middle School Students Learn About Louisiana History and Jazz
Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Coach Ellzey’s Louisiana history students learned about the history of jazz and the influence it has on the region, when Mr. David Hansen, f more...

Students Donate to Ochsner Blood Bank of NO
Tuesday, September 09, 2014

The first blood drive of the year was held with the Ochsner Blood Bank of New Orleans. Thanks to everyone that donated. Check the website un more...

Homecoming Court 2014 Nomination Packet Available
Monday, September 08, 2014

For any 8th-12th grader looking to nominate a girl from one of the area Catholic All-Girl schools for this year’s 2014 Holy Cross Homecoming more...

Cross Country Season Hits the Ground Running September 6th
Wednesday, September 03, 2014

The HC Cross Country team will hold the season opener and the team’s home invitational on Saturday, September 6, 2014, in City Park. The location of the race course is the corner of Harrison and Diagonal Road. The middle school team races at 8am and the varsity team races at 9:35 am. Come out and show your support. Go Tigers!
To read more about the team click [here] to go to the Holy Cross bulletin and click sports.

Seniors Spend the Afternoon With Their Little Brothers
Monday, August 25, 2014

The first of many Boys To Men events was held last Friday. The senior class spent the afternoon with their 5th grade brothers in a day of pr more...

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Standardized Test Program Grades 8-12
Thursday, January 16, 2014

Standardized Test Program Grades 8-12

Test administration information

•8th and 9th graders take the EXPLORE test--part of the ACT battery—in the spring
•10th and 11th graders take the PSAT—this identifies National Merit candidates at the 11th grade level—on the national test day in October
•10th graders take the PLAN test—part of the ACT battery—in the spring
10th graders are also required to register for and take the ACT test to provide a baseline score
•11th and 12th graders take the ACT test throughout the year pursuing goals based on college and career plans and previous test performance

Standardized test preparation is imbedded in the curriculum of core classes using the Cambridge Educational Service research based program.

In addition to the Cambridge program, there are 18-36 hour programs provided prior to the October PSAT test date and prior to the October and April ACT test dates. If you have any questions, please check with a member of the Guidance Staff.

Accelerated Reader
Monday, March 31, 2014
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What is AR?
AR is an abbreviation for Accelerated Reader. This is a program to improve student reading comprehension skills. Students have a choice of books to read, that meet the requirements set by their Language Arts teacher. Upon completion of the book the students take a test and earn points for successfully completing the test. The students are required to reach a goal determined by their results from the STAR Reader test. Awards are given to students as they progress towards their goal.

Test Prep Tuesdays & Thursdays
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Terra Nova test is a Standardized Norm Reference Achievement test that indicates how a student has achieved in relation to other students in the nation that have taken the test. Student skills are tested in reading, comprehension & vocabulary, language, usage & mechanics, math, reasoning & computation, science and social studies. The scores are important in the planning of curriculum and student placement. On Tuesday and Thursday, the students participate in Homeroom Test Prep competition to prepare for this important test. During Terra Nova Test week the homeroom for each grade level that has won the most test prep competitions will have “Breakfast with the Principal.” 5th grade students with an above average composite score and students in the 6th and 7th grades meeting or exceeding their composite growth target will be invited to “Breakfast with the Headmaster".

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