History Lessons in Art of the Holocaust

In St. Mary’s Dominican High School teacher Mrs. Claudia Vallejo’s Spanish III class, pairs of students gather around laptops to view artwork by women and men in concentration camps, ghettos, or while in hiding. The class is connected via Skype with Ms. Laurie Garcia, Associate Director of Education – Outreach at Holocaust Museum Houston. Holocaust… Read More

Dominican Holds Induction for Student Council and Clubs

St. Mary’s Dominican High School students inducted into the Student Council and clubs for the 2019-2020 school year are: Student Council – 8th Grade, Front/Row 1: Katherine Patron, Meredith Kononchek, Blaire Power, Bryce Couvillon, Chloe Toye, Lauren Santos, Anaya Yunusah, Molly Glas, Isabella Totorico, Linzy “Zee” Bates, Lauren Guilbault, Jalyn Douglas, Taylor Christian, Jasmine Moncada,… Read More

We Are Dominican – Open House 2019

On October 17, we opened our doors and welcomed hundreds of families to ‘Experience Dominican’ at the annual Open House. The tours started in the Gayle and Tom Benson Science and Technology Complex. Visitors toured the campus, led by our wonderful student guides. Our guests experienced Dominican, and all it has to offer, by interacting with… Read More

Dominican Welcomes New Personnel

Joining the Dominican community for the 2019-2020 school year are Marie “Nikki” Bouverie – Mathematics (Masters Catholic School Leadership, BS Chemistry Major and Business Minor); Anna Brannin – Library (MA and BA Library and Information Science); Lt Col Jerry Brunfield – Social Studies (MS, Military Operational Arts and Science, MS Management, BS Finance; Janis Dabney –… Read More

Volleyball Team in the News

  Check out the local coverage of the Dominican Varsity Volleyball team: October 15 NOLA.com – Dominican beats Mount Carmel for first time in seven years VSN Louisiana – Dominican storms back to take down Mt. Carmel, 3-2, for the first time since 2012 October 9 NOLA.com – Volleyball Top 10: No. 4 Dominican led… Read More

Dominican Teacher Casey Lefante Receives University of Chicago Outstanding Educator Award

Casey Lefante, English teacher at St. Mary’s Dominican High School, has been selected for the University of Chicago’s Outstanding Educator Award. The distinguished award has existed for more than three decades. The award salutes outstanding educators who go beyond everyday teaching and leave an impression that is carried over a lifetime. Each year, the university… Read More