Category: News & Announcements

AOC: New AOC Among Us

By: Katie-Marie Zikert ’20, Co-President of AOC Club and her team It is in pushing the boundaries that surround us and letting our imagination and passions break free, that we truly discover what we are capable of and how we can beautifully change the world. This is the essence of an Architect of Change: someone… Read more »

College Acceptances Class of 2018

Class of 2018 Acceptances The University of Alabama American University The American University of Paris Arizona State University The University of Arizona Assumption College Auburn University Aurora University Austin College Bard College Barnard College Baylor University Belmont University Benedictine College Bennington College Boise State University Boston College Boston University University of British Columbia California Baptist… Read more »

New Faculty & Staff 2018-19

Staff Karen Hsu, Athletic Trainer Ms. Karen Hsu is originally from New Jersey and graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelors in Science with a concentration in Athletic Training. At UD she work with Blue Hen Football, men’s lacrosse, soccer, and baseball teams. After graduating, Karen spent a year in Alabama for an… Read more »

Senior Portraits Info

Congratulations, Class of 2019! It’s time to start preparing for your senior year by taking your senior portraits. All senior portraits will be photographed by Robyn Scherer, who is a professional photographer and the mother of one of your classmates. See examples of her work on her website. Please refer to these documents for full… Read more »

Natalia Tiller ’18 Awarded MLK Scholars Scholarship!

We are honored to announce our very own, Natalia Tiller ‘18, has been awarded a scholarship as part of the Martin Luther King Scholars Program and a full ride to NYU! The Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholars Program brings together students from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds who have demonstrated a commitment to further the… Read more »

AOC: Hanna Jaff-Bosdet

By: Melissa Ahrens-Víquez ’18, Nicole Stepovich ’19, Kiana Yazdani ’18, Alba Bayliss ’18 As a philanthropist, politician, humans rights activist, speaker, author, and Architect of Change – Hanna Jaff-Bosdet is a commanding woman dedicating her life to the progression of social justice. Bodset’s activism centers on immigrants and refugees; having founded the Jaff Foundation for Education… Read more »

2018-19 Travel Program

ACADEMY OF OUR LADY OF PEACE 2018-2019 TRAVEL PROGRAM It is with great excitement and anticipation that we announce the Academy of Our Lady of Peace’s travel program for the 2018-2019 school. Nicaragua Service Immersion Point Person: Katie Wilson (Email [email protected] ) February 2019 Estimated cost: $1,600 Emphasis: Spanish Language Immersion, Social Justice, Service Learning… Read more »

AOC: Maria Shriver at OLP

By: Sophia Parra ’18, Katya Cerny ’19, Sofia Rojo-Kratochvil ’20 On March 22, 2018, the Architects of Change at School Team hosted their second (in academic year) live conversation with guest speaker, Maria Shriver. Shriver was the former First Lady of California and is a successful author, philanthropist, journalist, and founder of Architects of Change. She… Read more »

All Rise for OLP’s Mock Trial Team

All Rise for OLP’s Mock Trial Team! By: Ashley Yeatts ’20 You may have heard of the Mock Trial Team, or seen them running around campus in their suits, or maybe you have  witnessed their crazy screams from room 101 after school. It is after all, the “room where it happens.” Mock Trial is a… Read more »