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Middle School

Our middle schoolers are academically challenged, yet supported, and encouraged to become responsible and respectful members of our community and the world in which we live.

Why HNS Middle School?

  • New England Association of Schools & Colleges Accreditation
  • Superior Academics
  • Warm, Safe, Family Environment
  • Financial Aid Available
  • Integrated Technology
  • Full Time Resource Teacher
  • Algebra I Honors Option in Grade 8
  • Spanish I in Grades 7 through 8
  • Fine Arts Program - Art, Music, Choir, Instrumental
  • Physical Education
  • Leadership/Service Opportunities
  • Weekly In-School Mass
  • Before/After School Care
  • Extra Curricular Clubs/Activities
  • Futsal and Basketball Teams
  • Hot Lunch Available Daily
  • Parent-Teacher Organization

Holy Name prepares our middle school students for success in high school and beyond! Our teachers, certified in their content area, deliver engaging, hands-on lessons and real-world experiences. Our students build inquiry, research, and presentation skills with project-based learning opportunities.

Our rigorous curriculum includes Spanish I for all grade 7 and 8 students and a high school level Algebra I Honors course for qualifying eighth graders. We integrate technology throughout the middle school program. Each classroom comes equipped with an interactive whiteboard, with a 1:1 ratio of Chromebooks to students. The Holy Name School Fine Arts Program includes art, music, choir, and instrumental - all within the school day.

Leadership/service opportunities and weekly in-school Mass foster students’ sense of community. There is something to engage every child at Holy Name School! Our students can serve as student ambassadors, altar servers, Club Hope volunteers, class officers, peer tutors, and prayer partners. Extra-curricular sports and club offerings include futsal, basketball, robotics, newspaper, debate, board games, and more.

With financial aid, before/after school care, homework club, and daily hot lunch, Holy Name School strives to meet the needs of today’s family.

The Holy Name School Middle School Program - academic excellence, rooted in Catholic values - based on diocesan and state learning standards, with the support to meet the needs of all our students!