Dominican Student Earns National Writing Award

St. Mary’s Dominican High School student Sara Miller has received the 2019 Achievement Award in Writing from the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). The NCTE Achievement Awards in Writing is a school-based writing program established in 1957 to encourage high school students to write and to recognize some of the best student writers… Read More

The Mother of Normandy Comes to Dominican

In the early morning darkness of June 6, 1944, a group of U.S. paratroopers descended into a deadly firefight in the town square of Sainte-Mère-Église, France.  Simone Renaud watched as German forces turned their machine guns on the misdropped 82nd Airborne Division soldiers who gave their lives to begin the Allied invasion that 11 months… Read More

Dominican Juniors Receive Book Awards

Thirty-four Book Awards from 29 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. Bates College- Julia Slattery; Brandeis University- Celeste Patron; Bryn Mawr – Sara Miller; Chatham University Rachel Carson Book Award – Irene Yu; Dartmouth – Lyndsey Jones;… Read More