Teacher Giving Guitar Lessons

Cataldo Catholic School at St Augustine

EXTRACURRICULAR

Extracurricular activities provide a channel for reinforcing the lessons learned in the classroom, offering students the opportunity to apply academic skills in a real-world context, and are thus considered part of a well-rounded education.

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At Cataldo, our Extracurricular activities are classified in
two categories: Arts & Athletics 

Athletics

The goals of the Cataldo Cougar Athletic Program are:

  • To instill good sportsmanship

  • To provide students the opportunity to participate

  • To teach athletic skills and techniques, both as an individual and as a team

  • To build a community

  • To foster spiritual development based on Christian values

 

All students are eligible to play provided they are of age and they are in good academic standing and have been cleared by their doctor.

 

3rd Grade and Up

Cross Country

 

5th Grade and Up

Boys: Football, Basketball, Baseball

Girls: Volleyball, Basketball, Softball

 

8th Grade Girls Only: Cheerleading

Chess

Chess is offered to students in 1st through 6th grades. Students learn through lectures, videos, exercises, and tournament play. Chess promotes logical thinking, instills a sense of self-confidence and self-worth, and improves communication and pattern recognition skills. It teaches the values of hard work, concentration, objectivity, and commitment.

Drama

The Drama program offered at Cataldo is nothing short of spectacular for a K-8 school. Led by the talented Mrs. Jenna Solberg, Cataldo’s full-time Music, Strings, and Drama instructor, budding actors and actresses have the opportunity to shine in the spotlight.

 

The extra-curricular Drama Program is offered to students in grades 4-8. Months of preparation go into these amazing productions! Additional instructors, choreographers, and countless parent volunteers make it all happen.

 

Willy Wonka, Beauty and the Beast, Mulan…just to name a few…have been performed in recent years.

Strings

Strings is offered as an after-school program to students in 4th grade and up.  Both a beginner and intermediate class is offered.