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Graduation 2020 Speaker Speech: Jessica Dillon Bieligk ’00

Graduation 2020 Speaker Speech By Mrs. Jess Dillon Bieligk, Class of 2000 Hello everyone! First of all, I’m so happy to be IN PERSON with other humans who aren’t related to me. Dr. Gomez, thank you for inviting me and big thanks to Julie, Caitlin and the Holy Child faculty for helping me dig in…

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Alumnae Spotlight: Nicola Whiteman ’91

Return to News Page Alumnae Spotlight: Nicola Whiteman, Esq., Class of 1991 Holy Child alumna Nicola Whiteman (Class of 1991) is at the center of affordable housing and sustainability discussion in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. She is the Senior Vice President of Government Affairs for the Apartment and Office Building Association of Metropolitan Washington…

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Black Lives Matter Caravan Protest Hosted by Student Diversity Committee

Return to News Page Black Lives Matter Caravan Protest Hosted by Student Diversity Committee The Holy Child community was invited to participate in the Tigers for Black Lives caravan hosted by Holy Child’s Student Diversity Committee on Monday, June 15th. The protest then ended with an 8 minute and 46 second moment of silence in…

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Current Senior Featured in Catholic Standard

Return to News Page Current Senior Featured in Catholic Standard As Angela Torrejon, a senior at the Connelly School of the Holy Child, graduates and steps into the next chapter in her life, she said she will keep close everything she learned at the Potomac, Maryland school. “I have definitely flourished into an independent, hardworking…

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Letter from Our Head of School: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Holy Child

Return to News Page Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Holy Child Dear Students, Parents, Alumnae, Faculty, Staff, and Friends, I apologize for the Friday evening communication, but I wanted to send this email now so you are able to read, reflect, and digest this email over the weekend. I am grateful to the members of…

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2019-2020 Athletic Awards

2019-2020 Fall and Winter Team/Coaches and Special Athletic Department Award Recipients Congratulations to all of our athletic award recipients for the 2019-2020 fall and winter seasons and special award recipients! See below for more information. Fall 2019 Team & Coaches Athletic Award Recipients Soccer Expand Middle School Soccer Pearson Shay ’24 (Team Award) Peyton Austin…

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Alumnae Spotlight: Meg Zaragoza Velleca ’98

Return to News Page Alumnae Spotlight: Meg Zaragoza Velleca, Class of 1998 Her passion for clothing design began at the young age of four, and never stopped. She started drawing dresses; she loved textiles, color, and clothing, and knew that she was destined for more. Class of 1998 alumna, Meg Zaragoza Velleca, says that her…

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Rachel Karanian ’08 Named Holy Child’s Varsity Soccer Coach

Return to News Page Rachel Karanian ’08 Named Holy Child’s Varsity Soccer Coach Rachel Karanian is the new head varsity soccer coach at Connelly School of the Holy Child, Potomac MD. Rachel is a Holy Child alum (08’) and 2012 graduate from Loyola University Maryland with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Language Pathology. …

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Bye Bye Birdie Cappies Review

Return to News Page Bye Bye Birdie Receives Great Cappies Review   This article was originally published at www.mdtheatreguide.com. Click here to read the full review submitted by Emily Townsend. The rock and roll cast and crew of the Connelly School of the Holy Child’s theater department excited audiences with their charming and comedic performance…

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Reminders to Keep Calm by Dani DiPirro ’01

Click here for more of Positively Present. Return to News Page Positively Present‘s 15 Reminders for Keeping Calm During a Pandemic By Dani DiPirro ’01, founder of Positively Present Things are tough right now. With coronavirus circling the globe, impacting nearly every citizen on Earth, the world is a weird place right now. We’re all…

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