Category: News & Announcements

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 ) 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 »

Emma Rens Selected as an Emperor Science Award Winner

EMMA RENS ’20 FROM ACADEMY OF OUR LADY OF PEACE SELECTED AS AN EMPEROR SCIENCE AWARD WINNER   Emma Rens ’20 was selected as one of 100 high school students from across the U.S. awarded for their passionate essays detailing the need to find a cure for cancer   Recipients of awards made possible by grants from… Read more »

Renaissance Faire 2018 Winners

Alchemy (Tie) Halle Wilson, Karel Gonzalez, Aimee Ramirez, Loren De Los Santos Olivia Bilodeaux, Jasmin Salem, Jordan Williams, Naya Spencer Globe Theater Anjali Paye, Coral Miner, Sarah Glick, Isabella Esparaza Fashion Ellie Kerr, Lola Diaz, Gracie Bradley Queen Elizabeth Anna Andreu, Lucia Ramirez, Luciana Lopez The Bubonic Plague Fiorella Hunter, Seney Larson Moreno, Anna Pingol,… Read more »

The Elementary Institute of Science Launching a New Program Called Girls Take Flight!

The Elementary Institute of Science is launching a new program called Girls Take Flight that will teach high school girls about drones, their various uses, and associated career opportunities. They are offering an information session about the program at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, February 27 and would like to extend an invitation to 10th and 11th grade girls at Our… Read more »