Founded in 1968, Holy Cross Catholic School is a part of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas. It enrolls more than 300 students in kindergarten through grade eight. The school also maintains an early education center that serves over 70 children up to the age of 5. Its campus features a library, kitchen, gym, playground and classrooms. Holy Cross Catholic School s grade eighth curriculum includes language arts, math, social studies, science and Spanish. Its kindergarten s syllabus consists of phonics, reading and writing. The school also publishes a student-written newsletter, The Hornet, which covers topics, such as school sports, field trips, holidays and school-wide activities. It additionally offers various athletic activities and after-school care programs. Holy Cross Catholic School is located in Shawnee Mission, Kan.