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Students Attend Chemistry Day @ Brooklyn College

November 12, 2019

Students attended the Annual High School Chemistry Day at Brooklyn College on Friday, November 8. It is an event that celebrates National Chemistry Week and is sponsored by the Department of Chemistry of Brooklyn College... [Read more]


Sophomore Retreat

November 12, 2019

The Sophomore retreat was held on Friday, Nov. 8 at Visitation in Bay Ridge. Holly Wright spoke to the students about the power of their beauty, after they were crowned with tiaras signifying their status... [Read more]


Shalom Club Volunteering @ Bishop Boardman

November 8, 2019

On Thursday, November 7, members of the Shalom Club visited the residents of the Bishop Boardman Apartments in Brooklyn. The students enjoyed spending time with the residents, chatting and making arts and crafts projects.

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French Club Trip to Brooklyn Museum

November 8, 2019

On Thursday, November 7, the French Club took a trip to visit the Brooklyn Museum's JR: Chronicles exhibit. JR: Chronicles is the first major exhibition in North America of works by the... [Read more]


Senior Retreat

October 23, 2019

The Class of 2020 attended their final retreat as Saviourites at the Don Bosco Retreat House in October. Students participated in team building activities such as constructing bridges (with newspaper and masking tape)... [Read more]


Cheer Team

October 21, 2019

Saint Saviour's Cheer team spent their Sunday cheering participants on Sunday at the American Cancer Society Making Strides against Breast Cancer Walk in Coney Island. Go Pandas! 

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Caterina’23 has been accepted to the FEMA Youth Preparedness Council

October 18, 2019

Caterina C., Class of 2023, has been chosen as a member of the local board for the FEMA Youth Preparedness Council. Caterina will be a part of the Region II Council, which represents New York,... [Read more]


Victoria, Class of 2016, Summer internship at NASA

October 18, 2019

Victoria Nilsen, Class of 2016 and currently attending George Washington University in DC, interned at NASA during the summer of 2019. She worked in the CFO’s Washington DC office on... [Read more]


2019 Walkathon was a great success!

October 10, 2019

Friday, October 4 was Saint Saviour High School's 23rd Annual Walkathon in Prospect Park! Students celebrated raising over $25,000 for our school by walking almost 5 miles around the park. Thank you everyone who donated.... [Read more]


Freshmen Retreat

September 27, 2019

On Friday, September 27, the Freshmen retreat was held for the Class of 2023. The day began by attending Mass at Saint Saviour Church and then students moved into the church community center where they discussed... [Read more]


Summer 2019 Internship – Olivia ’22

September 27, 2019

“Because archaeology is a social science, it borrows information from hard sciences like geology and chemistry. Archaeology includes basic scientific processes and principles of sorting and identifying objects, using modern technology, and... [Read more]


Pandas at Great Irish Fair

September 21, 2019

Saint Saviour High School's Gaelic Society participated in the Great Irish Fair in Coney Island on Saturday, Sept. 21, helping raise awareness of Catholic High School Education.  Led by Ms. Cush, chair of... [Read more]


Climate Change 2019

September 20, 2019

Pope Francis has called on the world’s Catholics to join the fight against climate change.  The Pope declared that the science of climate change is clear and that the Catholic Church... [Read more]


CPR Training for the Class of 2020

September 9, 2019

On Wednesday, Sept. 4, St. Saviour High School invited the Red Cross to train the Class of 2020 in CPR/First Aid/AED.  The importance of this training for students is to educate them with... [Read more]


Scavenger Hunt Brings Saviourites around the Neighborhood

September 5, 2019

On Thursday, September 5, Saint Saviour High School held its first scavenger hunt around Park Slope, Brooklyn to introduce students to their neighborhood. Led by faculty and staff, groups of 10 students had a list of 28... [Read more]


Kaleigh ‘20 attends US Naval Academy SUMMER SEMINAR

June 17, 2019

On June 1 - 6, Kaleigh '20 attended the US Naval Academy Summer Seminar, her first step as she considers the Naval Academy for college. Summer Seminar introduced Kaleigh to life at the Academy, where she experienced... [Read more]


Right to Life Scholarship Awardees

June 11, 2019

Two Saint Saviour High School students, Theresa '19 and Alexandra '19 earned $1,000 scholarships to their colleges in the first annual College Scholarship in tribute to Dr Mildred Fay Jefferson and funded by the Richard the Lionhearted... [Read more]


Molly ‘20 Attends USMA The Summer Leaders Experience (SLE)

June 11, 2019

Molly '20 was chosen to be a part of the highly competitive US Military Academy SLE program: a week-long immersion in academic, military and social life for Juniors going into Senior year,... [Read more]


Skyline wins big at the Tablet Newspaper Awards

May 22, 2019

Saint Saviour earned many honors at this year's Tablet Newspaper Awards! 

 

 Best Op-Ed

“Asian Representation in the Media” by Shreya... [Read more]


Physics Classes

May 22, 2019

The students in the Physics Class designed and constructed bridges using simple materials like popsicle sticks, pipe cleaners, rubber bands, etc. 

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Saint Saviour students speak at Conference

May 22, 2019

On Monday, May 20, over 20 Saint Saviour students along with three faculty members attended the NY Sun Works' Youth Conference "DISCOVERING SUSTAINABILITY SCIENCE" at Symphony Space in Manhattan. NY Sun Works helps manages Saint Saviour... [Read more]


Biology Class Project

May 8, 2019

Biology students used Oreo cookies and sprinkles to model the phases of mitosis.  

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Saint Saviour High School accepted to the Amazon Future Engineering Program

May 3, 2019

 Saint Saviour High School is proud to announce that we have been accepted to the Amazon Future Engineering Program.

The Amazon Future Engineer program initiative seeks to dramatically expand access to... [Read more]


Saint Saviour announces Ribbon Cutting, Blessing and Dedication

March 25, 2019

Saint Saviour High School is excited to announce today’s Ribbon Cutting, Blessing, and Dedication of the school’s indoor hydroponic greenhouse classroom. Saint Saviour is the first high school in... [Read more]


Students Attend the 8th Annual Brooklyn Frontiers in Science Public Lecture

March 18, 2019

Students attended the Brooklyn Frontiers in Science Lecture on March 14 at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering. Students learned about the coming epidemic of neurodegenerative disease and what science is doing about it. <... [Read more]


Physics Catapult Project

March 11, 2019

Students in the Physics Class designed and constructed a catapult to accurately launch an object to various distances at different angles. They first tested the devices in the lab and then... [Read more]


Senior Art Students attend special exhibit

February 26, 2019

On February 26, Senior art students visited Industry city to see an exhibit of over 200 works by the iconic Dutch artist M.C. Escher.  

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Study of Fingerprint Evidence

February 13, 2019

The Forensic Science class is a senior elective. As part of our study of Fingerprint Evidence, the students learned the proper techniques used to process latent (hidden) prints on both dark and light surfaces.... [Read more]


ECPAT-USA Talk 2-12-19

February 13, 2019

On Feb 12, Kyra Wooden, Youth Outreach Manager from ECPAT-USA, an anti-trafficking organization within a network of 90 members in 82 countries working to end commercial sexual exploitation of children visited St. Saviour High School to present... [Read more]


The 23rd Annual High School Poster Session at St. Joseph’s College—Mina ‘20

February 11, 2019

Mina '20 participated in the the 23rd Annual High School Poster Session at St. Joseph's College NY on February 9. Her advance science research classmates along with their teacher and St. Joe's... [Read more]


Chemistry Project

January 7, 2019

Students made atomic models using common household items. 

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Science Club Jeopardy

December 10, 2018

Congratulations to the winners of Science Jeopardy: Shannon '19 and LuClandereine '20! Thanks to the other participants who attended! Winners received a Newton's Cradle and participants received candy. 

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Physics Egg Drop Project

December 4, 2018

The students in the Physics Class designed and constructed a device to protect an egg during a free fall from various heights. We first tested the devices in the lab then in the courtyard... [Read more]


Middle States Update

November 29, 2018

Saint Saviour High School has been committed to empowering young women with a strong, Catholic education since 1917. With that end in mind, the staff and community at SSHS consistently seek excellence in all areas... [Read more]


New Service Program

September 4, 2018

We are now using an online tracking and reporting system for all Service hours called x2VOL that is accessible through Family Connection in Naviance.  This system will allow us to eliminate... [Read more]


Summer Pandas - Jacqueline ‘21 and Makarena ‘21

August 29, 2018

This summer Jacqueline '21 and Makarena '21 volunteered as camp counselors at St Ephrem School Summer Camp. They had an exciting summer working with the younger campers and leading many activities.   

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Kaya ‘20 - Summer Experience

August 29, 2018

This Summer Kaya Francis Class of 2020 embarked on a new adventure as she participated in the Ambassador Leadership Summit program at Harvard Law School. She received recommendation from one of her... [Read more]


ZhiHeng ‘20 Summer Experience

August 20, 2018

Mina completed the NYU Tandon School of Engineering Center for K12 Stem Education Applied Research Innovations in Science and Engineering program this summer. She completed the academic, lab and research requirements to be named... [Read more]


Summer Panda Experiences Olivia ‘22

July 25, 2018

Olivia'22 is working on Fort Hamilton for USAG Fort Hamilton for the Army Community Services, an office that serves to assist Soldier and their families. Great work Olivia!   

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Teresa & Alex—Volunteer at Wounded Warriors Surf Camp

July 17, 2018

Teresa '19 and Alex '19 volunteered at the Wounded Warriors Surf camp in Rockaway the weekend of July 14-15! Thanks to Teresa and Alex for representing SSHS.

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Congrats Kylie ‘21

June 13, 2018

Congrats to Kylie ‘21 on receiving the Cathedral Club Scholarship! This three year scholarship comes from the generosity of the members of the Cathedral Club of Brooklyn. Kylie is 3rd generation panda - her... [Read more]


Congrats Teresa!

June 7, 2018

Congrats to Teresa '18 who received special recognition today at the Seniors' Award Ceremony. An officer from the @USNavy formally presented Teresa with her appointment to the Naval Academy! She begins her training in a... [Read more]


Saint Saviour High School Announces the Launch of NY Sun Works Hydroponic Garden Science Lab

June 4, 2018

Saint Saviour is excited to announce the creation of a new science technology lab: An indoor hydroponic garden where students will learn Science and Sustainability, be connected with state of the art STEM... [Read more]


Lauren Regan ‘18—Makes the NYSSWA Basketball Team

June 4, 2018

Congratulations to Lauren, who made the New York State Sportswriters Assocation All-State Basketball Team for the B Division!

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Congressional District 9 Art Show

May 18, 2018

 St. Saviour High School participated in the Congressional District 9 Art Show which took place on Friday, May 11th at Weeks Heritage Center. Students met with Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke who presented... [Read more]


Saint Saviour High School Mission Day 2018

May 8, 2018

To expand upon Saint Saviour’s mission as a Catholic School and to honor the women who helped create the charism that all Saviourites embody, Saint Saviour High School hostedt its first Mission... [Read more]


Skyline Award Winners!

May 7, 2018

Congratulations to our team at Skyline for winning four awards at The Tablet newspaper awards ceremony last week!

Best editorial 1st AND 2nd place - Daniella '18 Best Personality profile - ... [Read more]


Boosters Place 2nd in the GCHSAA Step Competition

April 16, 2018

Congratulations to the Boosters who placed 2nd in the GCHSAA Step Competition!

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Varsity Basketball Players Make Tablet All-Star Team

March 19, 2018

Congratulations to Leisha Durena, Brianna Kenny, Shannon McLoughlin, and Lauren Regan who made the 2018 Tablet's All-Star Team for the B Division!! Click here to read the full story.  

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Staten Island Catholic Youth Day

March 12, 2018

On Sunday, March 11, Saviourites attended Catholic Youth Day in Staten Island with other teens, celebrating their faith while singing with the praise and worship band. They also heard the stories from a... [Read more]


Varsity Basketball Wins B Division League Championship!!

March 5, 2018

Congratulations to the Varsity Basketball Team who won the B Division League Championship on March 3!! The Pandas beat St. Agnes by a score of 26-16 to capture the title.

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Students Attend Catholic HS Leadership Development Day

March 5, 2018

Saviourites along with head of Religious Studies, Ms. Sucich ventured out in the bad weather on Friday, March 2 to attend the Diocese of Brooklyn's Catholic High School Leadership Day with other Catholic High... [Read more]


Cheerleaders place 3rd in State Championship!!

February 26, 2018

Congratulations to the Cheerleading Team, who placed 3rd in the CHSAA State Championships on February 17!!

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Forensic Science

February 16, 2018

 The Forensic Science Class processing latent prints on February 14. Forensic Science is a Senior elective and as part of their study of fingerprint evidence, the students practiced dusting for prints and recognizing and... [Read more]


Aisha Micourt—JV Basketball Award

February 13, 2018

Aisha Micourt was awarded the 2017-18 John Moran Sportsmanship Award. Congratulations!!

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New Tshirt Alert

February 2, 2018

The week of February 26 is Spirit Week at SSHS! We ask you to join in the Panda Pride by supporting our school with a purchase today! Help us reach our goal of... [Read more]


Swim B Championships

January 29, 2018

Congratulations to Roisin Walsh who placed 1st in the 200 freestyle and 2nd in the 100 butterfly and Samantha Cassata, Kitty Kindsuch, and Amanda Aquino who placed 3rd overall in the 400 free... [Read more]


Students Attend the Right to Life March in Washington, D.C.

January 22, 2018

Students and faculty attended the Right to Life March in Washington, D.C. on Friday, January 19.

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History Matters talk December 2017

December 21, 2017

Mark Kindschuh, an ROTC cadet spoke with Saint Saviour High School's History Matters group on December 21 about his experience helping to save the life of a man stabbed during a terror attack in... [Read more]


Biology Classes

December 13, 2017

As part of their study of Biochemistry, the Biology students built a DNA model in class on December 13. 

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Gospel Choir Singing at Grand Army Plaza Tree Lighting

December 13, 2017

Our Gospel Choir sang at the Grand Army Plaza Tree Lighting on December 11. Click here to watch their performance!

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Saint Saviour High School receives Blackboard award from NY Family

December 5, 2017

Thanks in large part to nominations from our Saviour community, St. Saviour High School has been selected as a school of excellence and received a 2017 Blackboard Award on December 4 from ... [Read more]


History Matters Visits the Catholic Worker

December 5, 2017

Thursday, November 30, History Matters visited the Catholic Worker located at 55 East Third Street in Manhattan.  Mr. Bill Griffin spoke about Dorothy Day and how her commitment to helping the poor led... [Read more]


Shalom Club Service Day

November 8, 2017

Members of the Shalom Club visited the Amber Court Assisted Living Facility on November 7. They shared in conversation with the residents, while painting and drawing with them.  Click  here to... [Read more]


32nd Annual High School Chemistry Day

October 30, 2017

Students attended the 32nd Annual High School Chemistry Day at Brooklyn College on Friday, October 27. This event celebrates National Chemistry Week and is sponsored by the Department of Chemistry of Brooklyn College of... [Read more]


Briana E. ‘19

October 25, 2017

Briana E. Class of 2019 was accepted into the New York University High School Law Institute (“HSLI”), a free program offered at NYU every Saturday from 10AM to 2PM (breakfast... [Read more]


St. Saviour wins New York Family Award

October 25, 2017

Saint Saviour received word that we were selected as a school of excellence and won a Blackboard award from NY Family Magazine! We earned this award via nominations from our school community including parents,... [Read more]


Gaelic Society wins St. Patrick’s Parade Award

October 25, 2017

We received 1st place honors for high schools in the NYC St. Patrick's Parade! Back to back awards for our Gaelic Society and Ms. Cush. Congratulations and great job girls!!

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Daniella Rodriguez ‘18—Guest Writer for the Tablet

October 25, 2017

Daniella wrote two articles for the Tablet's youth education section. Click here to read her article on St. Saviour's 100th Anniversary and here for her article on saving Catholic school education.

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Shalom Club

October 25, 2017

Members of the Shalom Club volunteered at It's My Park Day in Prospect Park on October 21.

On October 24, they joined with members of Campus Ministry for a talk with a LAMP... [Read more]


Vigon Trip

October 25, 2017

Saviourites joined St. Joseph's College NY students for a trip to Vigon International, Inc. on October 13. Steve Somers, St. Joseph College Class of ’82 gave the group a tour... [Read more]


Trip to Boston

October 25, 2017

Saviourites spent two days (Oct. 12 and 13) in Boston - visiting Bunker Hill, the Freedom Trail, Pagliuca's Italian Restaurant in Boston's North End, Harvard University, Faneuil Hall and Quincy Marketplace!

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International Day of the Girl at the UN

October 25, 2017

Students visited the United Nations on October 11 to be a part of International Day of the Girl.

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Congrats to Madeleine ‘16 on her appointment to the USNA in Annapolis, MD!

August 28, 2017

In May 2017, Madeleine Cooke '16 celebrated completion of a 10 month course of study at the Naval Academy Preparatory School (NAPS) in Newport, Rhode Island.  Now, she is at the United States Naval Academy (USNA)... [Read more]


Summer Panda Experiences - Justine ‘19 - Girls who Code

August 28, 2017

Justine  P.'19 is a graduate of the 2017 Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program where she spent 7 weeks this summer learning programming languages (such as Python, Javascript, HTML and CSS), web development, robotics, cybersecurity,... [Read more]


Manhattan College Summer Program - Engineering and Science - Teresa C ‘18 and Julie P. ‘18

August 22, 2017

Rising seniors, Teresa Collins and Julie Pham were able to work with engineers at Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY, this summer. The program allowed students to explore the different fields of engineering to better prepare... [Read more]


Summer Pandas - Isabella ‘18 - intership with Net TV

August 8, 2017

Isabella '18 spent part of her summer interning with Currents' Liz Faublas, an award winning Anchor, Reporter and Television Producer with nearly 20-years of experience behind the scenes and in front of the... [Read more]


Summer Pandas - Daniella ‘18 - LIU - Summer Honors Institute: Choosing a Path in Health Care

August 8, 2017

From July 16-21, Daniella Rodriguez '18  received a taste of  college life by staying at the Brooklyn campus of LIU for their Summer Honors Institute: Choosing a Path in Health Care program.... [Read more]


Summer Panda Experiences - Isabella ‘18 -  Empire State Girls program

July 11, 2017

Isabella W. '18 spent the early part of her summer break (July 2 - July 8) at SUNY Brockport, participating as a representative of Kings County in the Empire State Girls program sponsored by American Legion... [Read more]


Summer Panda Experiences - Teresa ‘18 -  US Naval Academy Summer Seminar

July 10, 2017

 Life as a midshipman at the United States Naval Academy is no easy task yet over 2,550 rising seniors attend a week long seminar discovering if the navy is right for them. Teresa C.... [Read more]


Mayor’s Cup - Softball

June 26, 2017

Meghan McGinn represented Saint Saviour at the 2017 Mayor's Cup for Softball at Fordham University on Monday June 12th. The teams were comprised of the best players from all divisions of the Catholic and... [Read more]


History Matters talk June 2017

June 15, 2017

History Matters hosted a guest lecturer on Wednesday, June 7 who spoke about the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The students enjoyed a visit from some special "Honorary Members" of History Matters, including Mrs. Ryan, grandparent... [Read more]


Bio students ...

May 30, 2017

 As part of their study of Modern Genetics, the Biology students each constructed their own model of a gene. All of the  genes were connected to build a giant DNA model. <... [Read more]


History Matters visits St. Joseph’s Co-Cathedral

May 17, 2017

On Tuesday afternoon, History Matters took a trip to St. Joseph's Co-Cathedral in Prospect Heights. The girls had the opportunity to learn about the history and architecture of the historic church on... [Read more]


Special Guest Speaker…John Joseph

May 17, 2017

John Joseph, singer, author and ironman tri-athlete spoke to Saint Saviour students on May 16 about his insane and inspriring life and how eating healthy helped him turn his life around. 

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Students Attend Brooklyn Frontiers in Science Public Lecture

May 8, 2017

Mairead O'Shea '20 and Christina Powell '18 attended the 2017 Brooklyn Frontiers in Science Public Lecture presented by Professor James Hone on May 4. It was sponsored by the NYU Tandon School of Engineering of and... [Read more]


History Matter talk with Jonathon Colby - growing up in the shadows of the CIA

April 27, 2017

Students from History Matters attended at private event with Jonathon Colby, son of William Colby former Director of the CIA during Nixon's presidency. Special thanks to Mr and Mrs Freeze for hosting this... [Read more]


Moving Forward at Saint Saviour High School

April 7, 2017

We are very excited to announce a groundbreaking initiative that we believe will powerfully transform teaching and learning at St. Saviour High School. Beginning in September 2017, we will embark on what we are calling... [Read more]


Physics Class: Builds Bridges

March 28, 2017

Students from the Physics class completed the Bridge Building Project using simple materials like popsicle sticks, glue, toothpicks, etc. All the bridges passed the test of holding and supporting a weight of 1000 grams!<... [Read more]


Lauren Duggan ‘17—playing in the NYC Mayor’s Cup All-Star Basketball Game

March 20, 2017

Congratulations to Lauren Duggan who made the 2017 NYC Mayor's Cup All-Star Basketball Team. Lauren scored 3 points in the game on April 2 at Baruch College! Catholic won the game by a score of 6... [Read more]


Cheerleaders take 3rd Place at GCHSAA Competition

March 20, 2017

Congratulations to the 2016-17 Cheerleading Squad on winning 3rd place at the GCHSAA Competition on March 18 at Queens College!!

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Students Selected to Attend Leadership Seminar

March 8, 2017

Abigail Nolan '18 and Isabella Wagner '18, are among five students from Brooklyn, selected in a competitive process, to attend a week-long leadership seminar in Government, at SUNY Brockport, in June. The program, the Empire... [Read more]


Students Interning at the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office

March 8, 2017

Christina Powell '18 and Mary Therese Ryan ’18 had wonderful experiences during our recent winter break, when they interned for the week at the office of the Brooklyn District Attorney. They were chosen for this... [Read more]


Teresa Collins ‘18

February 15, 2017

Teresa Collins ’18 has been accepted to the United States Naval Academy Summer Seminar 2017, this coming June. 

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Aviance Darrell—attending Art Classes

February 15, 2017

Aviance Darrell ’18 will begin spring classes at the Cooper Union Outreach Pre-College Art Portfolio Program. Aviance has attended programs at Cooper in the past and her selection for this free class... [Read more]


Saviourites at the St. John’s Advantage Bowl

February 13, 2017

Congratulations to Mira, Regibella and Nicole for participating in the first ever St. John's Academic Bowl on Saturday, February 11!  These students are already participating in the St. John's Advantage program, taking... [Read more]


Centennial Lecture at St. Joseph’s College

February 1, 2017

St. Saviour High School students attended the S. Mary Beatrice Schneller and S. Mary Maier Centennial Lecture in the Sciences Microbiology and the First World War: A Centennial Perspective. at St. Joseph's College... [Read more]


Physics—Catapult Project

January 23, 2017

Students from the Physics class were able to build catapults using simple everyday items. The catapults had various angles and various speeds which helped the projectiles hit different targets.

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