Lower School Activities

A robust offering of extracurricular activities allows students ample opportunity to fine tune academic, spiritual, physical and personal skills; deepen friendships; and begin to develop a portfolio demonstrating initiative, creativity and leadership.

All Lower School students can choose from the following extracurricular activities:
  • Altar Servers
  • Blue and Gray
  • Chess Club
  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Figure Skating
  • Gilmour Singers
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Kindermusik
  • Lectors
  • Learn-to-Skate Program
  • Little Racquets
  • Music Lessons
  • Seasonal Sports
  • Student Leadership Council
  • Swim Lessons
  • Taekwondo
  • Theater
  • Tumbling
  • Virtual Investments Club
  • Winter Fun
  • Yoga
The National Speech and Debate Association has recognized the Gilmour Speech and Debate Team as a member of the Society 200 signifying that we are ranked in the top 5 percent of all speech and debate teams in the United States regardless of size.
For the 30th year in a row, we were the leaders among all the parochial schools in northern Ohio in Speech and Debate Association.

Middle School Clubs and Organizations

The following clubs and organizations are for MS students only. Additional clubs open to MS students are found in the Upper School Clubs and Organizations section, designated by gray shading.
  • Lego Robotics
  • Math Club
  • Middle School Digital Media Club
  • Middle School Musical
  • Middle School Speech and Debate
  • National History Day
  • Power of the Pen
  • Spiritual Wellness
  • Stuco – Student Council
  • Sunshine Club

Upper School Clubs and Organizations

Shaded = Open to Middle School students
Bold = Clubs, run by students
Academic Challenge
Altar Servers
Amateur Radio
Baking for Rainbows
Black Student Alliance
Cartooning Club
CAUSE (Catholic Ambassadors United to Serve)
Courage to Act
Cum Laude Society
Digital Media Club
Drama Club
Entrepreneurship Club
Eucharistic Ministers
Gaming Club
Global Medicine Initiative
Green Leadership Council (GLC)
Honor Council
International Club
Investment Club
Just Write
Lancers for Liberty
Lancers for Life
Life Teen
Linked Up
Make A Difference (MAD)
Mock Trial
Model UN
Moonshots (Robotics)
Moot Court
Music Ministry
Musical Mentors
National Honor Society
Peace and Justice Club
Peer Tutoring
Psychology Club
Ski and Snowboard Club
Spanish Club
Speech and Debate
Spirit Club
Students 4 Students Supplies
Student Council
The Lance (newspaper)
The Prep (yearbook)
TILT (magazine)
Tobit Ministry
Women in S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine)

Mailing Address

34001 Cedar Road, Gates Mills, Ohio 44040
phone: (440) 473-8000

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An independent, Catholic, coed, day and boarding school in the Holy Cross tradition. Toddler-Grade 12.