BLEACHER SWAP PHOTO GALLERY! Monday was one of the most anticipated days of the year at Dominican: Bleacher Swap! Incoming juniors lead a cheer and seniors celebrate their new place during St. Mary’s Dominican High School’s end of school year Bleacher Swap. In 15 minutes, students in each class, wearing their class colors of blue …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School Spanish teacher Claudia Vallejo has been selected to serve as an Advanced Placement (AP) Reader by the College Board Advanced Placement Program® and Educational Testing Service for this year’s annual AP Reading in June. The AP Program offers 37 courses in a wide variety of subject areas. The College Board …Continue Reading
John J. (Jack) Dardis was named honorary alum of St. Mary’s Dominican High School during May Crowning and Academic Honor Day. Dardis, who founded the school’s Parents’ Annual Giving in the 1980s, served on the Board of Directors and Finance Committee. His seven daughters are Dominican alumnae, their graduation years spanning from 1986 to 2001. …Continue Reading
Natalee Buisson, a Process Engineer at Phillips 66, returned to her alma mater as a guest speaker for Mrs. Janine Koenig’s Biology II class. The 2011 Dominican graduate shared with the students her experiences and insights about research internships that she did during her studies at Tulane University.
COMMENCEMENT PHOTO GALLERY One-hundred seventy-eight students received diplomas from St. Mary’s Dominican High School during the May 21 commencement ceremony held on campus. President Dr. Cynthia A. Thomas and Vice President, Principal Mrs. Carolyn Favre awarded the diplomas. Graduates were presented by Mrs. Wendy Grubb, Chair of the Guidance Department. St. Mary’s Dominican High School …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School saluted students for achievements in academics and service at the end of the school year Academic Honor Day. Student award recognition included District Rally, State Rally, Louisiana Music Educators Association, National French Contest, National Latin Awards, and National Spanish Examinations. A Salute to Seniors presentation recognized seniors in the National …Continue Reading
Students from St. Mary’s Dominican High School earned national rankings in exams for French, Latin, and Spanish. Participants in the National French Contest – Le Grand Concours, and their awards were: FRENCH I Bronze: Monet Brignac. Honorable Mention: Cameron Cosse and Ashley Miles. FRENCH II Honorable Mention: Colette Carriere, Madelyn McGovern, Vivian Palmer, Jessica Wallesverd, …Continue Reading
Following tradition, May Crowning/Academic Honor Day began with a procession of leadership, faculty, and members of the Class of 2016 into the Sr. Ambrose Reggio, O.P. Gymnasium. Following the May Crowning, senior and student preacher Laura Youngblood gave a reflection about Mary, “the most beautiful example of a mother that we have.” May Crowning 2016 …Continue Reading