Scholarship Awards, Reflection by Rebecca Koenig '18

St. Mary’s Dominican High School awarded school scholarships to 24 current seventh graders based on the students’ academic records and their performance on the High School Placement Test. The scholarships were presented during the May 13 scholarship ceremony held on Dominican’s campus. Recipients, their current schools and scholarships awarded: Madeleine Ascani St. Christopher the Martyr… Read More

Tea for Two Fifty

MOTHER DAUGHTER TEA PHOTO GALLERY St. Mary’s Dominican High School seniors and their mothers celebrated upcoming graduation at the annual Mother Daughter Tea held on campus. Hosted by the school’s Alumnae Association, the May 13th gathering of over 250 enjoyed the afternoon tea in the St. Dominic Courtyard and reminisced about the seniors’ years at… Read More

Dominican Students Recognized as New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation Scholars

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)… Read More

Connecting Science and Faith

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… Read More

Juniors Receive Book Awards

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… Read More