Connelly Contact - Summer 2018

Graduation 2018 Student Speaker

Graduation 2018 Student Speaker: Sheila McGuinness ’18 “FOUR YEARS AGO, I walked across this very lawn for the first time as a Holy Child Tiger for my fres-hman orientation. I remember some things very vividly, like the older girls decked out in our class color of purple waiting to welcome me, and sitting in the…

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2018 Goal Award Recipients

2018 Goal Award Recipients Holy Child’s Goal Awards are earned by those students who are most active and virtuous in our school community. We honored several students from this past school year, below are just a few pictured with all recipients listed. Goal 1: Faith The Faith Award is given to a student who fosters a…

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Women of Excellence & Compassion

…and of Compassion IN KEEPING WITH OUR COMMITMENT to the education of well-rounded women, Holy Child implemented a multi-tiered program designed to promote mental health awareness this year. Administrators and school counselors collaborated to bring three new events to our community. The first of these events was a visit in January from America Parades and Kelly…

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2018 Campus News

Campus News BLUE/GOLD was one of  the greatest examples of Holy Child’s sense of spirit and community. The game ended in a 35-35 score between the Blue and Gold teams. Both teams embraced the tie, and celebrated their love of Holy Child together. The hallways and locker rooms were buzzing for a week about this…

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Evening of the Arts 2018

Evening of the Arts 2018 In April, Holy Child hosted its annual Evening of the Arts! Young artists were given the opportunity to showcase the pieces that they had been developing in class over the course of the school year. The talents showcased were breathtaking across the board—from vocal and dance performances, to acting monologues,…

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2018 Senior Canvas

2018 Senior Canvas THE SENIOR CANVAS is a traditional project taken on by a few seniors every year. This year, Katherine Keeney and Faith Elliott took charge of it (pictured). The senior class’ theme was spa-ce, more specifically “Out of this Wor18.” The canvas was inspired by outer space, especially old space-themed comic book designs.…

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AIMS and Mission Effectiveness Accreditation

AIMS and Mission Effectiveness Accreditations In the 2017-2018 school year, Holy Child underwent two accreditations – AIMS and Mission Effectiveness. Both were extremely successful as a result of all the hard work our faculty, staff, parents, alumnae, Board, and students invested into the process. Thank you for your help in these initiatives! Read more about…

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2018 Faculty News

2018 Faculty News SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER ADAM LEWIN spent two weeks in October teaching at an English-language school in the small town of Rayalpadu, in Southern India, and traveled through the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnatanka, and Kerala. He had the opportunity to celebrate the holiday of Diwali, witness village life, and ride an elephant.…

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Classroom Spotlight: Karen Craig

Classroom Spotlight: Karen Craig More About Ms. Craig YEARS AT HOLY CHILD: 16 EDUCATION: Boston College, bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education and History; Penn State, M.Ed. in Education Leadership COURSES TAUGHT: 6th grade Lang. Arts, Social Studies, Science, and Math; 7th grade Lang. Arts and Social Studies; 8th grade Lang. Arts, Religion, and Social…

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Career Day and Alumnae Weekend Recap

Career Day and Alumnae Weekend Update THIS YEAR FOR CAREER DAY, instead of being one of the panelists talking about my job, I offered to be a moderator. It was so impressive to see the alumnae from Holy Child from various fields and different career paths! It made me so proud to be sitting with…

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