Best of the Week 2019-2020: Holy Cross Values



Attending a St. Ed's Open House is one of the most effective ways to learn about the people and programs that make St. Edward High School such an exceptional place to learn and grow. Open Houses are more than just a tour of the school - they are interactive experiences that highlight our academic, athletic, arts and extracurricular programs and provide families the chance to witness our Holy Cross hospitality and meet our faculty, staff and students. Our Holy Cross values are at the heart of the sense of belonging that every member of the St. Ed's community experiences and cherishes and the Open House is one of the best opportunities for our community to showcase how we live out our Holy Cross values. Members of our faculty, staff and administration shared their thoughts and perspectives about St. Ed's Open Houses this fall:

"Our Holy Cross hospitality, faith and excellence were on full display in everything we showed at our Open Houses," says Associate Dean of Student Life & Leadership Mr. Matt Wallenhorst '05. "It was a great experience to talk about St. Ed's culture and highlight how St. Ed's is an innovative school that continues to work hard for their sons so they can succeed in their endeavors and become better men throughout the process."

"Our faculty and staff members and our students exude our warmth, welcome and hospitality at our Open Houses," says President Jim Kubacki. "I love the energy, pride and passion that we share with our visiting families. I always hear enthusiastic comments from our prospective families as they leave each Open House."

"I love the energy of Open House. That energy, coupled with our St. Edward Holy Cross hospitality, brings the best of our school into focus. Our values are our staple and the vitality and genuineness of St. Ed's during Open Houses are the genuine spirit of our mission," says Dean of Students Mr. Mark Urban.

"I really enjoyed talking to prospective