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February’s senior speeches emphasize the value of overcoming adversity

Seniors Jon Riley, Lukas Kelsey-Friedmann, Michael O'Shea, and Maggie Vliestra delivered their speeches on Feb. 19.
March 10, 2016
Senior Speech topics reflected on challenging moments and called for a solution.

Students attend Valentine’s Dance

Seniors Louie Bogolub and Haris Hussain, and juniors Charlie Hooley, Lukas Kelsey-Friedemann, Jon Riley, and Ryan Peacock pose for the camera.
February 8, 2015
The Valentine's Dance was held on Jan. 7 at the Germanic-American Institute from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Heckendorn consults to keep campus secure

Sophomore isabelle Bukovsan signs in to the building in Davern Commons.  Students who arrive at school before 7:30 or who stay after hours and on weekends must utilize the sign-in sheet.
October 28, 2014

Columbine, Sandy Hook, Virginia Tech. These names are seared into history and school safety becomes a topic in need of planning and action. However, the families of St. Paul Academy and Summit School...

Selecting the Perfect Christmas Tree

Senior Victoria Guest (far right) poses with younger siblings Cameron Guest (center) and Olivia Campbell (left) in front of their 2013 Christmas tree.  “We decorate with silver and frosted glass balls and glittery snowflakes that are purple, pink, turquoise, and green,” Guest said.
December 23, 2013

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree, How lovely are your branches! In beauty green will always grow Through summer sun and winter snow. O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, How lovely are...

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