Lab Techniques and Safety Skills Focus for Chemistry I

Before students in Chemistry I are able to conduct more complex laboratory experiments, they must first become comfortable with laboratory equipment and safety procedures. Students in Mrs. Maldonado’s Chemistry I class completed two introductory labs where they observed the behavior of molecules with different polarities and strengthened their scientific observation skills. Then students set up equipment… Read More

Mole Activity A Lesson in Creative Chemistry

Students in Mrs. Theresa Maquar’s chemistry classes were creative with a mole/mol assignment. The mol symbol is the unit of measurement for the amount of substance in the International System of Units (SI). It is defined as exactly 6.02214076×10²³ particles, which may be atoms, molecules, ions, or electrons. In the class assignment, each student created… Read More

Dominican’s Academic Honors Day 2021 Salutes Seniors

St. Mary’s Dominican High School saluted students for achievements in academics and service at Academic Honors Day. A Salute to Seniors presentation recognized seniors in the National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, National English Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Tri-M, Language Honor Societies, Advanced Placement, Honor graduates, National Merit Scholarship Corporation Commended Scholar and… Read More

Class Has SynDaver™ Session

Students in Ms. Anjel Guitroz’s Human Anatomy and Physiology Honors class had a class session with the SynDaver™ Surgical Model, the first time this school year due to COVID restrictions. Students listened as their teacher identified organs from the skeletal system, the muscular system, the endocrine system, the urinary system, and the female reproductive system…. Read More