Rubber Band Cars Meet the Road

Students in Mrs. Crissy Giacona’s 8th grade science classes used their engineering skills to build a rubber band car. The car is a great example of information they learned in class in regards to friction and Newton’s laws of motion. As a part of the project, students presented in front of the class and described… Read More

Dominican Students Take Home Wins at State Rally

Held by the Louisiana High School Rally Association, St. Mary’s Dominican High School had 13 state literary rally finalist placements in the 2022 State Literary Rally. Freshman Gabriela Munoz was the Overall Winner out of 145 students in the Spanish II category. Students compete at District Rally to qualify for State Rally, hosted by Louisiana… Read More

Alumnae Share Science Careers with Students 

Dominican alumnae, Nancy Thomas ’12 and Rachel Hensley ’15, were guest speakers for the Biotechnology Club (moderated by Mrs. Janine Koenig) and Mrs. Koenig’s Biology II Honors class. Hensley is a Crime Lab DNA Analyst II at Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory, part of the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Among the topics… Read More