Seniors celebrated their last day of class on Friday, May 5 with a “Cinco de Bye-o” breakfast, snowballs with lunch, their annual “Shoe” picture, the uniform toss, and a final countdown. class_of_2017_final_countdown_6646 from St. Mary Dominican High School on Vimeo.
Five St. Mary’s Dominican High School students were among 53 students from 17 participating public, private and parochial schools in the New Orleans area that received scholarships from the New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation (NOHHF) at ceremonies honoring NOHHF 2017 scholars. St. Mary’s Dominican High School students recognized as NOHHF scholars were (second from left) …Continue Reading
Students in Mrs. Theresa Maquar’s Chemistry I class looked at the connections between science and faith when they explored the chemical principles involved in creating the perfectly dyed Easter egg. Students studied the properties and effects of acids and bases. The egg dyeing activity presented them with a fun way to see chemistry in action, including …Continue Reading
Twenty-eight Book Awards from universities and colleges were presented to St. Mary’s Dominican High School juniors in recognition of academic excellence, strong character and commitment to community service. Brandeis University – Melissa Berner; Bryn Mawr – Annie “Mackie” Smith; Chatham University – Victoria Liu; Colorado School of Mines – Caroline Troendle; Dartmouth – Rebecca D’Antonio; Denison University – Maygan Miguez; Kenyon College – Addison Hall; Mount Holyoke – Emma Duckworth; Randolph …Continue Reading
Working in groups of four, students in Ms. Anjel Guitroz’s anatomy class tested their cumulative knowledge of all systems of the fetal pig during dissections of specimens that spanned a one-week period. Starting with the external anatomy, students identified structures and functions. They next dissected the pig to expose the digestive system. Each …Continue Reading
“…Saints’ and Sages’ names enrolled.” Throughout the school’s history, Dominican has acknowledged those who have gone before them. The Class of 2015 was the first to sign the piling that is under the foundation for the Veritas Tower. In keeping with tradition, each year the graduating class signs the pillars inside the Veritas Tower, making their own indelible …Continue Reading
GYMNASTICS Congratulations to the 2017 Division I State Runner Up Gymnastics Team Gymnastics Team members – Cecelia Chaney, Rebecca D’Antonio, Olivia LeBlanc, and Sylvia Mullen Moderator – Mr. Ryan Reuter SOFTBALL Congratulations to the 2017 Division I State Runner Up Softball Team Varsity Softball Team members – Kylie Barre, Cera Blanchard, …Continue Reading