Privacy Policy

General

Holy Cross Lutheran Church and School is committed to preserving your right to privacy when you visit our website.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, fill out a form, or subscribe to our newsletter.

When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

We also track domain information of visitors to this site to collect statistics on our website’s traffic for usage and trend analysis purposes. This data enables us to become more familiar with how many people visit our site, what parts of our site they visit the most often, etc. However, we do not link your Internet address to anything identifiable to you as an individual. The user always remains anonymous in these instances.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways: to personalize your experience; to improve our website; to improve customer service; and to process transactions. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested by the customer and to send periodic emails. The email address you provide may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to our services, in addition to occasional company news, updates, related information, etc. If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed instructions for doing so at the bottom of each email sent. We may also at times use the information to administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. (To help ensure these security measures are as effective as possible, we do not disclose many specifics about them.)

Cookie Usage

Cookies are tiny data files that certain pages may place on your system for identification purposes. These files would be used for site registration and customization for your subsequent visits to our site. Your web browser may allow you to be notified when you are a receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept or deny it. By not accepting cookies, some pages may not be fully functional and you may not be able to access certain information on our site.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies or protects ours or others rights, property or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third Party Links

At our discretion, we may include or offer third-party resources on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Terms and Conditions

Please visit our terms and conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at [URL]

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our Privacy Policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post such changes on this page. This policy was last modified June 14, 2019.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.
Holy Cross Lutheran Church and School
734 Holy Cross Way, Madison, WI 53704
608-249-3101
frontoffice@holycrossmadison.org

Catechism: Our students study the chief parts of Christian doctrine using Martin Luther’s Small Catechism, the Bible and a weekly workbook that correlates with the chapters of the catechism.

Handwriting: Our students continue practicing cursive lettering with use of Zaner-Bloser worksheets and progress to using regular lined notebook paper.

Memory Work: Each week, our students learn Bible passages and parts of the catechism.

Literature: Our students focus on integrating the arts to make a connection with the reading content. We use a novel lesson books-based curriculum.

American History: Our students learn how our country began and grew. We use the text, U.S. History, Creating America: Beginning to Reconstruction and Reconstruction to present, published by McDougal Littell, 2002.

Spanish: Our students learn Spanish through Duolingo on their Chromebooks. They reinforce online lessons through flashcards and opportunities to speak Spanish throughout the day, including a “Spanish” day dedicated to mostly speaking Spanish.

Spelling: Our students retain, internalize, and transfer valuable spelling knowledge for improved results in all areas of literacy in the classroom and beyond. We use Zaner-Bloser’s Spelling Connections 2012

Language Arts/Writing: Our students participate in forensics, and in particular, develop public speaking skills through a four-minute speech presentation. They also learn through The Shurley Method for language arts, which includes a heavy dose of grammar and writing.

Science: Our students learn science concepts and principles in a hands-on approach. We use the STEM Fuse curriculum.

Math: Our students deepen their understanding of mathematical concepts through smaller, easily assimilated increments are spread across the year. They review and build connections to other “strands” every step of the way. We use the Saxon Math curriculum.

Art: Our students learn studio art techniques, including portrait design, charcoal pencil drawing, sumi-e painting, fundamental watercolor painting, puppet-making, and block printing.

Music: Our students continue participating in handbell and vocal choirs and perform in church, chapel and the Lakeside Lutheran High School Fine Arts Fair, among other opportunities. Students also learn to read music.

Physical Education: Our students learn skills in several sports, including volleyball, cross-country, basketball, archery, track and field, dancing, and softball, in conjunction with cooperative games that emphasize teamwork, problem-solving, and the importance of fair play.