• Exam week Dec. 12-15, makeups on Dec. 16
  • Have a wonderful and restful Christmas break.

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Dance at Holy Cross

Dance at Holy Cross

Madeline Beins, Reporter December 14, 2022


Dancers on the stage.

Adrenaline Dance Team

Kyra Flatley, Reporter October 21, 2022

The Adrenaline Dance Team is an exclusive opportunity for the best dancers at the Academy. It highlights the skills and expertise of the Academy’s dancers, and allows them to show off their skills during...

Seniors Emma Allan and Maddie Beins paint sets for the upcoming School of Rock production.

Beyond the Stage of “School of Rock”

Nina Thomas, Reporter October 17, 2022

With the "School of Rock" production coming up this fall, cast members are not the only ones rushing to make it a success. Behind the scenes is another set of students here to build sets, control the sound...

people smiling

Yes, and…

Anna Jasinski, Reporter May 26, 2022

The end of the school day on Friday marks the end of another week for most LOTAs, but for members of the Improv Club, there is one more activity awaiting them in room 143. Improv is a form of theater where...

The Adrenaline Dance Team after one of their dances.

AHC Having Their Last Dance of the Year

Chanda Chung, Reporter May 17, 2022

The AHC dancers put on their dancing shoes and showed off their moves at the Spring Dance concert at the end of April in the theater. It was a night of excitement and fun as the dancers used different...

Art at AHC

Anna Jasinski, Reporter May 5, 2022

Guitar class of guitars.

Music Class is Fun for Students

Margot Baumrucker, Reporter April 20, 2022

 Holy Cross has different music classes. There are singing classes, instrumental and guitar. Everyone can take these classes. Guitar class is very fun and very cool to play the guitar.  “Guitar...

The entire company on stage

A Show of Resilence

Chanda Chung, Reporter March 23, 2022

The January meeting for the cast and crew in the theater for the spring performance revealed that because of COVID-19, School of Rock was canceled, to much disappointment. However, three groups of...

Girl playing guitar

Strumming Through the Semester

Elena Sunderman, Reporter March 7, 2022

Music is everywhere at The Academy; in Mass, classes, concerts, and clubs. One musical club is the Guitar and Ukulele Club. The club has been at Holy Cross for several years and has been home to the musicians...

A digital illustration of an angel

Creating Christmas Cheer

Jadin Zabala , Reporter February 14, 2022

Leading up to the Christmas season, students in The Academy were given the opportunity to design a Christmas card for the LOTA community. Participating Tartans received the instructions of creating...

The cast pratcies on stage

Back in the Spotlight

Annelies de Moor , Reporter October 29, 2021

The performing arts program began work on their first in-person musical since covid began. This has been an exciting way to kick off the performing arts year for many of the girls in the production, and...

Happiness is...Teching the Musical!

Happiness is…Teching the Musical!

Megan Steele, Reporter March 8, 2021

    From lighting design and props, to sound and stage management, and everything in between, the tech crew is full of opportunities, even in a global pandemic. This year, students at Holy...

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