Heather Humphreys, Ireland’s Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht visited St. Mary’s Dominican High School, Friday, November 7. Minister Humphreys, in New Orleans for the 2014 International Irish Famine Commemoration November 6th through 9th, addressed the school assembly where the choir performed “Danny Boy” and “The Lady of Knock.” New Orleans, rich in its Irish history …Continue Reading
Mark Gonnella, MA, St. Mary’s Dominican High School Religion teacher, has been published in the current issue of The Catholic Social Science Review (Vol. 19). Gonnella who holds a master’s degree in theology from Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis, MO found inspiration for the article, “Authentic Sexual Freedom: John Paul’s II’s Personalism and a Response to Humanistic …Continue Reading
The 3rd Annual Lunch on the Lawn alumnae gathering drew 200 Dominican alumnae back to campus. The alums brought food donations that filled nearly a dozen baskets that will be distributed in conjunction with St. Rita Parish to provide Thanksgiving meals for families who reside in the Gert Town community. Alumnae reminisced while dining on Crispitos …Continue Reading
Congratulations to all of St. Mary’s Dominican High School’s St. Martin de Porres Scholarship recipients. Click on the photos below to view the gallery!
As a part of Mrs. Delgado’s Religion class, seniors participate in the egg baby assignment. Mrs. Delgado stated, “We try to take things that happen with the egg babies and relate it to real life challenges families can face. A few examples include infertility, handicaps, finding responsible sitters, loss of a child or family member …Continue Reading
After learning about the central nervous system and the special senses – Vision, Hearing, Smell, Taste, and Equilibrium – Ms. Anjel Guitroz’s Anatomy & Physiology students dissected a cow eye (special senses) and a sheep brain (central nervous system). The special senses and the central nervous system are closely related because the special senses are controlled by the cranial nerves of the …Continue Reading
A Toast of Praise to Dominican’s Cross Country team who won 1st place at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Metro Cross Country Meet over the weekend. Check out the article on NOLA.com.
Monday, November 3rd, St. Mary’s Dominican High School observed the Feast of St. Martin de Porres with Mass celebrated by Fr. David Caron, O.P. Student Preacher Catherine DeBuys ’15 concluded the celebration with a reflection on St. Martin de Porres. Click here to see photos from Mass including a second line in honor of All Saints …Continue Reading