Legacy Gala 2014

The Legacy Gala on March 22 brought together Dominican alumnae, parents and supporters who enjoyed an evening of dining, dancing, silent and live auctions at The Cannery on Toulouse Street. The evening’s festivities began with a Patron Party where guests were entertained by the Dominican Jazz Ensemble. Throughout the evening Gala attendees enjoyed culinary offerings… Read More

Egg Drop

Eighth graders in Mrs. Crissy Giacona’s Science Class competed in the Egg Drop contest. The students were instructed they had been hired to design a container to transport a radioactive element, represented by a whole raw egg. They were tasked to address the challenges of accidents, leaks and ease of transportation, Their assignment: create the… Read More


In advance of the annual Tennessee Williams Festival and their future studies of the playwright’s work, students competed in the school’s first Stella Shouting contest. Twelve students from the sophomore class delivered their best renditions of the Hey, Stella! call that was immortalized by actor Marlon Brando in the 1951 American film adaptation of Williams’… Read More

Art Inspiration

Members of the National Art Honor Society show their artwork during a visit and art review at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. The students participated with Isidore Newman School’s Advanced Placement art class in a professional art session. Each student created a work of art inspired by the artworks they viewed during a visit… Read More