The Chemistry of Cabbage

Starting with cabbage juice, students in Mrs. Crissy Giacona’s 8th Grade science class made their own pH indicator solution. Students added vinegar, ammonia, and a baking soda solution to look for a color change in the cabbage juice. Using a pH scale, the students determined the pH of the new solution. Red cabbage juice contains… Read More

Sewing a Life Skill

For the freshman class, threading the eye of a needle and sewing a button to material may not be part of their studies; however, they were introduced to this basic life skill and guided by visiting alumnae who included an airline pilot, an artist who teaches sewing at a fabric store, and a recent Dominican… Read More