Holy Rosary Academy offers its students the opportunity to participate in a wide array of activities. Please see the Family Handbook for information regarding eligibility for participation.
Students in grades 5 through 8 may be altar servers.
Holy Rosary Academy is a member of the Parochial League of the Diocese of Nashville. Students may participate in basketball, cheerleading, cross-country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, volleyball, and wrestling. Eligibility for these sports varies according to grade level. More information about Parochial League sports is available at the
Diocesan Athletic Council
web site. Contact Mrs. Debi Akin, HRA Athletic Director, for additional information about athletics at Holy Rosary Academy.
Students in grades 5 through 8 may join the HRA Band. The band is under the direction of
Mr. Jereme Frey
, band director at Father Ryan High School. There is a fee charged for band participation.
Chess Club is open to HRA students in kindergarten through 8
grade. The purpose of the chess club is to help children learn the basics of the game. Chess can enhance problem solving and logical thinking as players begin to plan out moves and strategies. Basic chess moves for new players will be covered, and experienced players will be able to deepen their understanding of the game by helping others and looking at different strategies. All members may participate in chess tournaments offered through the Nashville Chess Center.
Students in grades 3 through 8 may participate in choir. Contact HRA music teacher,
Mrs. Chris Melton
, for additional information.
Our first practice is Wednesday, August 24 3:00-3:45 in the Music room.
Each fall Middle School students present a musical. Auditions are held in early fall. Students act, sing, and work as crew members.
Forensics and Debate
The Nashville Catholic Middle School Forensic League encourages and assists students in the development of public speaking skills, fostering a friendly spirit of competition among middle school students. Contact
Mrs. Chris Melton
for more information or visit the
Nashville Catholic Middle School Forensic League
Our first practice is Tuesday, August 23 3;00-4:00 in the Music room.
National Junior Honor Society
Eighth grade students (and seventh grade students during the last quarter) are eligible for induction into the National Junior Honor Society if they meet the requirements of the Society.
Students in all grades are eligible to serve as lectors.
Students in Middle School are eligible to participate in Science Olympiad, which is a club for students interested in learning more about science. Contact Ms. St. Clair for more information.