Dominican Senior Celeste Patron Named National Merit® Scholarship Finalist

National Merit® Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) has recognized St. Mary’s Dominican High School senior Celeste Patron as National Merit Finalist. Celeste Patron She is among approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit® Scholarship Program who met academic and other requirements to advance to the Finalist standing. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity… Read More

Speaker Brings Message of Silent No More Awareness

Campus Ministry and Pro-Life Club members welcomed guest speaker Janet Morana during a campus visit. She was accompanied by Fr. Scott Daniels, O.P. Parochial Vicar at St. Dominic Church in New Orleans. Mrs. Morana, Executive Director of Priests for Life, co-founded the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, an international effort to assist women who have… Read More

Dominican Disciples Join Notre Dame Seminarians for Morning Prayer

Students in St. Mary’s Dominican High School’s Discipleship group attended Lauds (Morning Prayer) at the Notre Dame Seminary and toured the campus.  The students reflected on their meaningful experience at the seminary.   “At the seminary, we joined the seminarians in morning prayer.  It was a powerful experience to pray with people who believe strongly in… Read More

Dominican Junior Gracie Bott Among NEHS Poetry Contest Winners

St. Mary’s Dominican High School junior Gracie Bott was among the winners of the National English Honor Society (NEHS) sponsored December Poetry Challenge based on the theme of “Friendship.” Students and advisors from around the country submitted entries. Bott enjoys writing lyrical works in her free time. She also journals and writes speeches and reflections… Read More

Visit to Dooky Chase’s Serves History with Lunch

Lunch and history were on the menu when students in St. Mary’s Dominican High School’s Students for Human Dignity and Diversity in Action organization and school administrators visited Dooky Chase’s Restaurant. The restaurant was led for seven decades by world-renowned Chef Leah Chase, known as the Queen of Creole Cuisine. Mrs. Stella Chase Reese, daughter… Read More