New Family Information
Uniforms may be purchased exclusively at Local Boys Outfitters.
419 Huger St.
Columbia, SC 29201
Cardinal Newman offers a morning bus service with pickups from locations in Columbia, Irmo, Sumter and Camden. Pick up locations are St. Joesph's, St. Peter's, Camden Fatz Cafe, St. Annes (Sumter.) An evening bus service is available for students returning to Sumter.
Schoolhouse Fare partners with CN to provide a secure, fast, and easy-to-use online ordering system that allows you to order from a variety of nutritious lunch menus. You order, pay and manage your student lunches on the web.
Required Summer Enrichment Work
All students will be expected to complete academic work over the summer, to avoid learning loss. All students are required to complete Summer Reading and Math assignments. If your child is enrolled in AP classes this fall, there may be assignments for those as well. You can view all summer assignments here.
Summer Camp Programs
CN is proud to offer nine different summer camp programs to kids ages 5-12 this summer. Camps are open to the public, and perfect for incoming 7th graders or their younger siblings. Everything from soccer and basketball, to art and drama - there is something for every child! Camps begin on June 13. Sign up today as space is limited! Register here!
Summer Academic Programs
We offer an array of optional summer academic programs here at Cardinal Newman, some beginning as early as June 10. These include credit recovery, SAT/ ACT test preparation and jump start course offerings. More information coming soon!
Cardinal Newman Athletic Teams
Cardinal Newman athletics offers a variety of athletic teams to help young men and women grow and develop through competition and teamwork. For more information on CN sports please contact the individual coach or CN athletic director, Will Eudy.
Link to list of CN coaches and their contact information here.
Performing Arts, Music and Visual Art
Cardinal Newman offers a diverse and comprehensive arts program for our students. Offerings include: band, orchestra, choral music, instrumental music, theatre arts. Visual art classes include: ceramics, drawing, painting and digital art. Students can also participate in private music and voice lessons on campus. Learn more about our thriving arts department by visiting our website and selecting the Arts tab.
Click here to learn more about our Private Music Lessons Academy.
Looking for a way to become connected to the CN community? Consider volunteering with the PTO. Volunteering with the PTO offers many opportunities to become an active part of your child's school and make lifelong friends. To become a volunteer, please fill out this form to let us know your interests and availability! You can also request a PTO mentor family through this form as well.
If your child needs to receive an early dismissal you can send a handwritten note with a signature to school with your child. You can also email a photo of the note to [email protected]. It is diocesan policy that we have a handwritten note with a signature. If you did not send a note with your child, you can sign them out in person in the front office.
Morning and Afternoon Carpool Procedures
Here is a link to the carpool map.
If Cardinal Newman offers a supervised extended care option for students before school beginning at 7:30am, and after school until 5:30pm. There is no charge for extended care.