Enrichment activities are fun, stimulating, and teach important life skills.
Middle school students benefit from carefully curated Middle School extracurricular activities which provide physical development, inspire creativity, provide stress relief, help develop self-confidence, encourage teamwork, develop social skills and teach time management.

List of 10 items.

  • Biztown

    Fifth grade students participate in Junior Achievement Biztown, an economics/civics unit teaching students about the free enterprise system.
  • Drama

    The Middle School drama program gives students a chance to perform classic musicals as well as more modern options. Students at the Middle School level are also given opportunities to learn more about the behind-the-scenes aspects of productions, including lighting, sound and set design. Beyond their experiences in musicals and various performances, all Monte Cassino students have access to classes that teach basic vocal and singing techniques and prepare students for religious celebrations or other community events.
  • Fine Arts

    Mr. Zumwalt's Middle School art students learn traditional and modern forms of art and expression with a fun and exciting flair. They begin by developing three dimensional artworks using our ceramics kiln, then move on to various other activities to express themselves and develop creativity.
  • Student Council

    All middle school students can participate in our student council. Elected positions include President, Vice President, Treasurer, Communications Officer, Secretary and grade level representatives. Students who are not elected to student council can serve on committees, etc. throughout the year.
  • WEB

    WEB, or “Where Everybody Belongs,” is a middle school orientation and transition program that welcomes fifth graders and makes them feel comfortable throughout the first year of their middle school experience. Built on the belief that students can help each other succeed, the program trains mentors from the eighth grade class to be WEB Leaders. As positive role models, WEB Leaders are mentors and student leaders who guide the fifth graders to discover what it takes to be successful during the transition to middle school and help facilitate fifth grade success.
  • Academic Bowl

    Students have the opportunity to try out for our academic bowl teams each year. We have a fifth/sixth grade team and a seventh/eighth grade team that participates in various matches throughout the year against local area schools. Our academic bowl teams consistently have a strong showing and have won regional and state championships.
  • Sixth Grade Retreat

    Sixth grade students attend an overnight retreat in the fall. The retreat focuses on building friendships, self-esteem and helps students by teaching them positive ways to navigate their way through middle school socially and emotionally.
  • Veterans Day Parade

    All students in the middle school attend the Veterans Day parade to support and thank our veterans. Student Council members march in the parade as representatives of our school.
  • MS Spelling Bee

    Three finalists from each grade compete in the Middle School spelling bee final. The winner of the school-wide bee will represent Monte Cassino in the Green Country Scripps Spelling Bee as well as the Diocesan spelling bee.
  • MS Geography Bee

    Three finalists from each grade compete in the Middle School geography bee final. The winner of the school-wide geography bee will represent Monte Cassino in the National Geographic state final in OKC.