Author: Becca Fink

Architect of Change: Courtney Shaddow

  By Mia Soto ‘20, Alyse Saucedo ‘21, Isabella Barba ‘22, Katie Sunstrom ‘22 As March is National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Awareness Month, we wanted to highlight a true Architect of Change and an inspiration to all of us, entrepreneur Courtney Shaddow. Founder of Nobelrags, a women’s clothing store with the mission of “Fashion For… Read more »

March Newsletter: Athletics

Varsity Basketball What a year! After graduating four starters from the previous season and a 2-5 start, the Pilot Hoopers finished the regular season with an overall record of 16-13. The Pilots completed the rugged Eastern League in 2nd place with a 5-3 record and two victories over the eventual league champions. The Pilots season… Read more »

Weekly Bulletin: New Coaches

Head Lacrosse Coach: Shannon Gallagher “I played Division I Lacrosse at San Diego State University. I am from New Jersey and have been playing lacrosse since third grade! Throughout those years, I’ve played many positions, but primarily defense. Hoping to have a lot of fun this season!” JV Lacrosse Coach: Elise Bernier “I played lacrosse… Read more »

Fall 2019 Honor Lists

Congratulations to our students who have been named to The Head of School’s and First Honor Roll Lists for their academic performance in the Fall 2019 semester at the Academy of Our Lady of Peace. The Administration at the Academy of Our Lady of Peace recognizes this as a highly commendable achievement. The dedication to… Read more »

February Newsletter: Athletics

Basketball Varsity After a 2-5 start, the young Pilot Varsity Hoopers are making some great strides. The defending league champs currently sit at 12-9 overall and 2-0 in the Eastern League. The Pilots opened up league play with a 43-40 win over Lincoln with Mallory Downing ’21 pulling down 20 rebounds and scoring 14 points…. Read more »

Course Advisement for 2020-2021 School Year

The Course Advisement process for students will begin this week. The timeline for selecting course for the 2020-2021 school year will be: January 22: Counselors will host Class Meetings to discuss registration options during G block for grades 9-11 and information about courses in 2020-2021 will go live on the school website January 23: A… Read more »

Athletics Update (Weekly Bulletin, January 20-24, 2020)

Spring Sports Registration If you are planning to tryout for a spring sport (Lacrosse, Sand Volleyball,  Swim & Dive, Softball or Track and Field), you will need to complete the online Spring Sports registration form. If you have already turned in a current physical (dated after June 2, 2019), there is no need to upload… Read more »

Spring Sing 2020 Alumnae Judges Application

Want to be an alumna judge for Spring Sing 2020? Apply by Monday, January 27! In celebration of the 50th Anniversary, Spring Sing will be held at the breathtaking San Diego Civic Theater! The “Game Night” themed performance will be held on Saturday, February 22 at 7:00 pm. We are currently accepting applications from alumnae… Read more »

Architect of Change: Ruth Buffalo

By: Presley Rayon, Mariana Velarde, Annya Apodaca, and Valentina Gutierrez Because of the lack of attention given to the population of Native Americans in the United States, this empowering woman makes sure to take a stand and fight for the rights of her people every day. Originally from Mandaree, North Dakota, Ruth Buffalo was born… Read more »

January Newsletter: Athletics

Varsity Basketball The Varsity Pilots are off to a great start this year with quality wins over Mt. Carmel, Mira Mesa, and Xavier Prep. The Pilots recently returned from their annual Palm Desert Trip and finished in 4th place out of 12 schools at the Rob Diaz Memorial Classic. The Pilot Hoopers graduated 5 seniors from the… Read more »