Individual responsibility and independent work are the hallmark academic skills students bring to the fifth grade at De Chantal. Teachers know students are capable of working independently and take pride in their academic abilities. Students actively learn new material in History, Science, Mathematics and Language Arts. Daily lessons engage curious minds to gain a deep understanding, ask questions and experiment in all subjects. With teacher guidance and encouragement, students find their academic strength. Catholics traditions and beliefs are studied in a deeper way, as Students learn to understand the importance of daily prayer, spiritual reflection and listening to God’s guidance. Students assume leadership roles in many Liturgical celebrations throughout the school year.