Connelly Contact Winter 2017-2018

The Magazine of Holy Child



Actions Not Words: Theresa Gartland ‘99 Continues to Give Back

Mar 19, 2018
Theresa Gartland ’99 is Executive Director at Operation Progress LA, a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering underserved youth to become educated, capable, ethical and productive people who will in turn lead, mentor and contribute to society at large. Read More

Featured Alumna: Delece Smith-Barrow ’02

Mar 11, 2018
Ms. Delece Smith-Barrow, Holy Child Class of 2002, is a successful figure in the world of journalism and is currently the High Education Editor for  U.S. News and World Report. Read More
Marie Tigani Stiles ’79 and daughter Elizabeth Stiles McNevin ’04

The Gift of Legacy Families

Mar 11, 2018
For many of our legacy families, they can think of no better gift to give the young women in their ranks—be they daughters, granddaughters, nieces or siblings—than the gift of a Holy Child education. Read More
Caitlin ’17, Molly ’18, and Maureen Mccormick Grant ‘87

Carrying Forth Holy Child Values

Mar 11, 2018
It’s a Thursday morning, the eve of Graduation day, and the Class of 2017 is flipping through the pages of their new yearbooks. Students laugh with their mothers as they recall the memories of the last year and re-live them through the photos spread across the pages in front of them. Maureen Grant is sharing this moment with her daughter, Caitlin, who was just one day shy of becoming a Connelly School of the Holy Child alumna. Read More

24 Years of Mary Hopkins

Mar 11, 2018
On June 12th, after a month of fun-filled celebrations and heartfelt tributes, Mary Hopkins walked out the doors of Connelly Hall for the last time as a Holy Child employee. This past summer, Hopkins and her husband, Chip, moved to Richmond, VA. Read More

Connecting with our Holy Child Network of Schools

Mar 11, 2018
Connecting with our Holy Child Network of schools, sophomores Lily Hagerup and Charlotte Bell traveled to Dublin, Ireland, and attended Holy Child School Killiney for three weeks while staying with a host family. Read More

Diversity and Global Learning

Mar 11, 2018
The mission of our school explicitly expresses Holy Child’s dedication to welcoming “students and families of different faiths and diverse backgrounds,” while valuing “the uniqueness of each individual.” Read More

2017 Alumna of the Year

Jan 29, 2017
Meet Dr. Margot Culotta-Norton ’71, Holy Child’s 2017 Alumna of the Year. Read More

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