Culture, World Language, & Diversity Clubs
Chinese Club: Chinese Cub is open to all, there are no language requirements. The Club celebrates traditional Chinese festivals, discusses Asian culture, and tries different foods and tea. We also have guests come in to teach martial arts and share their experiences about living in Asia. Chinese Club meets once to twice a month.
Contact: Ms. Wei Yuan
Fair Trade Club: This club first looks at the issue of modern human slavery. Students in the Fair Trade Club help with a big Halloween candy sale and an Easter candy sale. This is a great club for those who are interested in issues of justice and economics.
Contact: Mr. Matt Kemper
French Club: French Club meets on a regular basis to share French language, culture and foods. French Club Officers determine our various activities throughout the year which have included lunches out at a French Restaurant, designing and purchasing Club T-shirts and sharing celebrations with French Clubs from other schools.
Contact: Ms. Rachel Kohler
German Club: The German Club explores German culture, history and (most importantly) GERMAN FOOD. In addition, the German Club explores Cincinnati’s rich German heritage by going on field trips, inviting guest speakers and more.
Contact: Ms. Julia Brown
Hands Across Campus: HAC is a co-curricular program that focuses on the strengths and leadership
potential of students. Through interactive meetings, open discussions, and activities, students acquire understanding and respect for their own and other cultures and become leaders in the St. Xavier High School Community. HAC encourages the St. Xavier High School students to appreciate cultural and ethnic differences and fosters better communication among students representing many different backgrounds here and in the larger community. Activities will include but are not limited to ethnic sharing, interactive meetings, field trips, Martin Luther King Events, movie nights, guest speakers and co-educational activities in collaboration with other schools. Goals: Foster Inclusion, Promote student leadership, Have fun, Celebrate diversity. All students will receive periodic emails regarding activities sponsored by HAC. Students who are interested in spending some of their free time building relationships with a more diverse community, and willingly participate in the flex time meetings and experiential learning experiences are encouraged to attend.
Contact: Mrs. Jaleria Burt
Latin Club: The St. Xavier Latin Club aims to promote enthusiasm for the language, history, and culture of ancient Greece and Rome. Students also participate throughout the year in local competitions and events designed to foster deeper appreciation for the Classics.
Contact: Ms. Nora Denning
Spanish Club: ¡Hola amigos! The Spanish Club meets each week to practice Spanish in a fun social setting. Everyone is welcome.
Contact: Mr. Greg Lamping
St. X United: St. X United is an inclusive club for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder who work with neurotypical peers to learn how to socially access the St. X Community with success.
Contact: Mrs. Verna Donovan
X-cceptance Club: The purpose of X-cceptance club is to provide community, education, and support for its members and the wider school community to discuss gender and identity inside the Catholic, Jesuit teaching to be men and women for and with others. X-cceptance helps all students in our diverse community feel respected and valued to participate fully in campus activities.
Contact: Mr. Jason Ahlers