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Extracurricular Activities

Students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular and intra-curricular activities.  It is a privilege for students to participate and represent St. Patrick School.

In order to participate in athletics, students must have a current physical examination card on file in the school office.  Students must be attending classes full-time, demonstrate good academic standing and appropriate conduct.

St. Patrick is a member of the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) and the Central Michigan Athletic Conference (CMAC), and abides by all of the rules of the two organizations.

 

Extracurricular (9-12)

Shamrock Athletics

  • Baseball
  • Basketball-Boys
  • Basketball-Girls
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Council

National Honor Society

Quiz Bowl

SFL (Students for Life)

Coding Club (7-12)

German Club

Drama Club

The Rock Pile

Big Rocks/Little Rocks

Shamrock Art Attack

Portland Federal Credit Union Student Branch

 

Extracurricular (K-8)

Shamrock Athletics

  • Track (6-8)
  • Basketball-Girls & Boys(5-8)
  • Volleyball (5-8)
  • Cheerleading

Coding Club (7-12)

Drama Club (3-8)

Middle School Student Council

Big Rocks/Little Rocks (K-8)

Chess Club (3-8)

Shamrock Art Attack (6-8)

Portland Federal Credit Union Student Branch

After School Bowling

Intracurricular
  • Spiritual Retreats
  • Basic First Aid Training/CPR
  • Youth Ministry Group
  • Liturgical Music Group (Choir)
  • Yearbook
  • Drug/Alcohol Resistance Education (DARE)

Activities vary from year to year; therefore, we request that you call the school office if you have questions about current activities.

You can also contact the school office (517-647-7551) for additional information (phone numbers for activity leaders, etc.).

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The Rock Pile

You’ve heard of Michigan State’s Izzone!  You know about Duke’s Cameron Crazies!  The students at St. Patrick’s have their own enthusiastic cheering section, dubbed The Rockpile!  Founded in 2005 by John Thelen, Josh Kramer and Luke Schrauben, with guidance from Mr. Al Schrauben, the Rockpile creates a lot of noise and enthusiasm as they cheer for the Shamrock teams.  In the spirit of good sportsmanship, the students keep all of their cheers positive and directed at our own teams. The Rockpile only cheers for the Shamrocks, not against their opponents.  Originally, the Rockpile was open only to the high school students, but it was so popular that it is now opened to junior high students as well.

 

 

Big Rocks Little Rocks

Big Rocks Little Rocks is a very successful mentoring program which involves nearly every student in the school.  Each student in DK through 5th grade is a Little Rock who is paired with a Big Rock, an older student in grades 6-12.    For complete information on this extraordinary program, please visit its webpage.

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Shamrock Art Attack

The Shamrock Art Attack is a 4-H Club for students in grades 6-12.  It runs during the second semester of the school year.

 

 

After School Bowling

Through an agreement with the Meadow Bowl Lanes in Portland, elementary students are given the opportunity to participate in after school bowling sessions twice a year.  Transportation is provided from the school to the bowling alley.

 

 

Portland Federal Credit Union Student Run Branch

The student-run branch of the PFCU began at St. Patrick School during the 2008-09 school year.  It is open every Tuesday during the lunch period in the multi-purpose room.  It is available to all students in grades 2-12, and students are encouraged to become good savers by using this service.