Extra Curricular Activities

NJHS – Middle School

The National Junior Honor Society was established in 1929 to recognize students who meet five criteria of scholarship, leadership, service, citizenship and character.  NJHS membership is open to students who have concluded at least 6 quarters of middle school.  Students must have a minimum GPA to be considered for induction.  NJHS members conduct at least monthly meetings and assist with fundraising for worthy causes and service projects.

VEX Robotics Team –

We have three VEX robots this year. Each group of four students is building and programming a robot for competition in the VEX Toss Up game. The students will compete against other middle school teams in Prince William County. More information on VEX robotics and competitions can be found on the following website http://www.vexrobotics.com/vex

Robotics Club – Third Grade – Middle School

The Holy Family Robotics club focuses on the basics of programming a LEGO Mindstorm robot. This club is for students in 3rd through 5th grades.

Drama Club – Middle School

Drama Club is open to middle school students to prepare a 30 minute Shakespearean play for the Diocesan Shakespeare Festival.  Students meeting twice a week from January until May.

 Running Club – Grades 3- 8

The running club is opened to 3rd – 8th graders who are registered for the Falcon 5K or 1 mile fun run. The club starts 8-weeks prior to the Falcon 5K race and 1 mile fun run. Students typically meet two days a week (TUES and THURS) from 3:30 – 4:15 and learn about how to run, improve speed, and endurance. Each student who participates receives a special “Falcon in Training” t-shirt and gets to enjoy a “ Carb Loading” Pizza party on the last day of the club.

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