Social Formation

TEACHING TO THE WHOLE CHILD

Choir (2-8): Students practice Mondays after school and sing at the school mass on Wednesday mornings. Any child who is willing to participate is invited to be part of the choir regardless of their singing ability.

All School Service Day/ Service Projects (K – 8): All classes will spend time giving their time and talent to various organizations.

Christmas Pageant (K – 8): In early December, St. Clare students portray the birth of Jesus through acting, music, and singing and the choir and band showcase their talents.

Spring Concert (K – 8): Each spring the choir, band, and music classes put on a concert for their families where the students perform music and dance related to that year’s theme.

Spelling Bee (1– 8): A school wide spelling bee is held where the top performers advance to the county wide spelling bee.

Buddy Program: Eighth graders are paired up with kindergarteners where they meet together each week to read and get to know each other. Seventh and sixth graders are also paired up with first and second graders.

SOCIAL PROGRAMS

“Second Step” (K-8):   Anti-Bullying program that promotes empathy and self-confidence by instilling social and emotional skills.

Yearbook (K – 8): Students receive a yearbook at the end of the school year with color photos of their class and highlights from sports and other activities.