Category: Newsletter

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April Newsletter: The Ladies in Blue

The Ladies in Blue By: Morgan Stewart ’14 Carondelet Circle             They are the first faces that most guests see when they enter the entrancing world of OLP. These girls embody the spirit of sisterhood at the Academy. The girls of Carondelet Circle are the royal blue flight attendants of the Academy of Our Lady… Read more »

April Newsletter: Tea Anyone?

Tea Anyone? By Angela Gascho, English Department This year, as part of their study of Oscar Wilde’s play, The Importance of Being Earnest, Mrs. Gascho’s British Literature classes tried on their own alter egos for size and a little St. Patrick’s Day fun and adventure.  Students were asked to come up with a name for… Read more »

April Newsletter: Making Summer Plans? Plan for BYOD and ESCO in 2014-15

Making Summer Plans? Plan for BYOD and ESCO in 2014-15 By John Galvan, Vice Princpal  In addition to checking off “sunscreen” from your summer supplies list, this is another reminder to be sure to plan for OLP’s new BYOD (bring-your-own-device) requirements and ESCO options for textbooks. When these initiatives were first rolled-out in December, we… Read more »

April Newsletter: If The Frame Doesn’t Fit, You Must Acquit!

“If the Frame Doesn’t Fit, You Must Acquit!” By Ilene Nagem, Social Studies Department  These were the last words of “attorney” sophomore Lorea Mendiguren’s closing argument for the defense in this year’s Mock Trial competition held at the end of February at the San Diego Superior Courthouse. This was OLP’s third year of participation in… Read more »

April Newsletter: All-Girls SHPE Jr. Chapter Thrives at OLP

All-Girls SHPE Jr. Chapter Thrives at OLP By Margaret Wiedower, SHPE Advisor & Science Chairperson SHPE (The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers) was established as a professional organization forty (40) years ago. The professional chapters extended their resources and vision to Universities and Colleges as a way of supporting young Hispanic men and women, who… Read more »

May Newsletter: Alumna Profile

OLP changed me from an insecure girl into a confident woman and supported me in my discovery of what I wanted to do with my life. I wanted to be a farmer! I had a somewhat unconventional plan for a somewhat unconventional job which was to head straight to a community college for two years… Read more »

January Newsletter

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