A Toast of Praise… St. Mary’s Dominican High School Tennis team crowned Regional and District Champions! Doubles: Gabby Terranova and Morgan Forshag – Regional Champions! Singles: Jillian Sandoz – Regional Runner-Up! The team advances to the state tournament Monday, April 24 – Friday, April 28 in Monroe, LA.
At the 35th Annual Foreign Language Festival, hosted by Southeastern Louisiana University (SLU) Department of Languages and Communication, 21 St. Mary’s Dominican High School Spanish students brought home several honors. Victoria Liu received the Special Award prize. This first place award is given to the student who demonstrated the most outstanding delivery in the category …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School Seniors (seated, from left) Gabrielle Terranova and Jillian Sandoz have signed college athletic scholarships for the fall 2017-2018 school year. Standing are Peggy Miner (Head Coach Tennis), Carolyn Favre (Principal), Cindy Koenig (Assistant Coach Tennis), and Paul Spitzfaden (Dominican’s Athletic Director). Terranova signed with Loyola University New Orleans where she …Continue Reading
Alumnae and families gathered in Alumnae Hall for A Lenten Evening of Reflection, with celebrant Brother Louis Couvillon, S. C. officiating and Fr. John Restrepo, O.P. assisting. Music was provided by the Dominican Liturgical Music Ministry Team, with Ms. Brenda Castillo and Ms. Lauren Bordelon. As part of the Mass of Renewal, the community offered …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School Color Guard competed in the April 8 Mississippi-Louisiana Winter Guard Championships and finished in the Top 10. The team also competed in various ensemble and solo routines. Team member Kristen Tholen finished 3rd place for her solo routine. Color Guard coach is Frazier Wash. Moderators are Caroline Boelte and Anne …Continue Reading
Article and Photos by Stephanie Mayer, ’17 According to the National Cancer Institute, 39.4 percent of men and women will have some form of cancer in their lifetimes. Cancer spreads rapidly because it bypasses natural cell death or apoptosis. This devastating disease is tricky to treat, which is why many professional organizations spend millions of …Continue Reading
At the Louisiana Junior Classical League (LJCL) State Convention, seven St. Mary’s Dominican High School students competed in several athletic and academic events and took awards. Representing Dominican were Ceci Bourg, Elizabeth Champagne, Maggie Conrad, Celeste Maffei, Clare Plunkett, Savanah Rodrigue, and Kristen Tholen. The LJCL College Scholarship for 2017 was awarded to Celeste Maffei. …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School seniors Taylor Stansberry (left) and Adelia Obioha received the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) All-Academic Scholar Athlete Program Award. The award is presented by LHSAA to student athletes for outstanding achievement by maintaining a cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.500 or higher during their academic career by participating in …Continue Reading