There are many opportunities for our students beyond the classroom door! Here, extra-curricular activities are abundant and every student has the opportunity to find the right programs that interest them and a chance to make new friends who share those very same interests.
After-school classes are available each day (Monday through Thursday). Some programs offered are Young Rembrandt’s Art, Piano lessons, Golf, Soccer, Academic Chess, Hands-on Science, Dance classes, and Life Skills just to name a few. These programs are run directly through outside, after-school program vendors. The classes are held in various classrooms on campus.
Campus Ministry develops and nurtures the Catholic, Christian identity of the students of SJSC's Middle School. The Program strives to provide experiences in which the students can practice and explore their Catholic identity and faith.
Students in Grades One – Eight can join a choir: Tiny Trebles, Serra Singers, Middle School Choir, and Handbell Choir are all opportunities for students to share their musical talents with the school. Choirs perform at Masses and other various opportunities throughout the year.
The Extended Care program at St. Junipero Serra Catholic School strives to provide a happy place that is safe, secure, stimulating, and provides a spiritual environment for all students enrolled in the program. The program is in a "home-like" setting that provides socialization and enrichment activities.
SerraVision is our morning television broadcast that begins at 7:45 am each day. Our SerraVision crew is comprised of 7th and 8th grade students who work weekly to produce this wonderful broadcast for students comprised of morning prayer, pledge of allegiance, announcements and special student-led segments.
St. Serra offers a variety of sports for students in Grades Five – Eight: Boys and Girls Volleyball, Boys and Girls Basketball, Boys and Girls Lacrosse, Boys Flag Football, Co-ed Soccer, Spirit Squad, and Track Field (available for students in Grades One – Eight).
Students in Grades Seven and Eight are elected into office for a Student Leadership position. Student Leadership members run for office during the Spring and hold office for the next school year. Positions include President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Spirit, Campus Ministry, Safety and Ecology, Library, Sports, and Class Representatives. All members play an active role in Student Leadership, meeting and greeting at various events, running school-wide rallies, organizing Santa Grams (a Christmas-time fundraiser), and many other activities around the campus.
St. Serra produces a musical each year offering a unique opportunity for all students in grades 1 – 8 to be a part of a live theater performance. Whether it’s acting, singing, dancing or crew – there’s a role for every student who wants to be a part of this very special event.
For the first time in our history, St. Serra's yearbook has become 100% student driven. Yearbook club is open to current 8th graders who are interested in photography, graphic design, editing and writing.