Extracurricular Activities

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St. Cyprian School offers a variety of extracurricular activities, enrichment classes, and clubs for students of all ages to supplement the daily curriculum. See our current offerings below.

Chess Club:

Chess Scholars develops your child’s intellect through the royal games of chess! Current research has shown a strong link between chess and academic performance in a variety of areas, including mathematics and language arts. Chess has also been proven to enhance children’s motivation, concentration, focus, social skills, and creativity. Chess Scholars is OPEN TO GRADES 1-8 and meets weekly after school.

Piano Lessons:

Anne Migliorisi, professional piano teacher, offers half hour private lessons to St. Cyprian students during the school day! Lessons are open to students in grades 2-8 of any ability level. If you are interested, download the registration form here. Visit Anne’s website for more information.

box topBox Top Club:

Mrs. Kmiecik leads 3rd-8th grade students in Box Top Club, a group that meets weekly after school to collect, sort, and prepare box tops and soup labels to earn money for the school. The group has fun while giving back to St. Cyprian!

Altar Servers:

Students in grades 4-8 are invited to become more active members of the church community by becoming altar servers. Altar servers take a special part in both weekday and weekend masses by assisting the priest throughout the mass.

Student Leadership:

Junior High students join Student Leadership and meet weekly to discuss ways to improve the school and local community. They lead the school in fun events, such as the annual Halloween Fun Fair or Christmas Movie Night, and they do service projects, such as visiting the local nursing home and collecting toiletries for Chicago’s homeless. Visit our Student Leadership Team’s page for more information!

Student Ambassadors:
The Student Ambassadors are Junior Recruiters for St. Cyprian School. They represent what it means to be a Charger! They also help out with Open Houses, School and community activities, and more! Students in grades 5th-8th are invited to apply to be student ambassadors. From the applications submitted, students are chosen by a committee to represent the school. This is another outlet for our students to shine and enhance their leadership and public speaking skills.

Athletics:

St. Cyprian offers a variety of both competitive and noncompetitive athletic activities to involve children in all grade levels and supplement the physical education curriculum. Visit the Athletics website to learn more about our offerings.fun8

Crazy 8s:

We are excited to offer a brand new math club for children in Kindergarten-5th grade, Crazy 8s! This club meets weekly after school and engages in hands-on projects that apply math concepts. The children are so busy having fun they don’t realize they’re doing math and learning!

Crafty Kids:

Crafty Kids is a weekly class taught by preschool teacher Ms. Iovinelli and available to children in preschool-3rd grade. Children create a unique arts and crafts project at each class, often tied directly to the holiday or season we are currently celebrating.