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A year in pink

A year in pink

Taylor McKenzie, Media Editor, Reporter
May 18, 2017
Filed under Blog

The first day of Sacred Hearts Academy’s 2016-2017 school year began with a burst of brightly-colored posters and silly puns, as Student Council cheerfully waved signs to welcome students and teachers. But for us, the school year had already started the week before with a summer camp. During th...

I Left My Heart in San Francisco

I Left My Heart in San Francisco

Ashley Marie Lardizabal, Reporter, Webmaster
April 25, 2017
Filed under Blog

“Mom, hurry up! Everyone’s already there!” I shouted, as I fervently paced back and forth through the living room, waiting for my mom to get dressed. It’s 10:30 a.m., and seven out of nine girls on the robotics team are already at the airport. As soon as my mom came out of her bedroom,...

Exploring vineyards in Napa Valley

Exploring vineyards in Napa Valley

Noe Nekotani, Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Blog

During spring break, my family and I visited San Francisco. In addition to the shopping and countless street performers, exploring the vineyards of Napa Valley would have to be the highlight of the trip. I say this as a minor, however, so I’m sure my experience was different from that of my par...

Sakura in Japan

Sakura in Japan

Shelby Mattos, Reporter
March 30, 2017
Filed under Blog

This spring break, I visited Japan with the Sacred Hearts Academy band. It was not only an opportunity to bond with my classmates, but it was also my first time leaving the country. Perhaps the most notable difference in leaving the U.S. was found within my body’s internal clock. As we crossed ov...

So You Want To Tour A College

So You Want To Tour A College

Taylor McKenzie, Reporter, Media Editor
March 28, 2017
Filed under Blog

It’s almost that time of year again. No, it’s not Christmas nor is it birthday season but rather, the bane of all incoming seniors: it’s time to apply to colleges. Throughout high school, students are bombarded with reminders about college and told which classes to take and which extracur...

Major Motivators Of The Great Aloha Run

Major Motivators Of The Great Aloha Run

Martha Nicholas, Reporter
March 24, 2017
Filed under Blog, Showcase

Thousands gathered for the Great Aloha Run during President’s Day weekend. This included more than 100 Sacred Hearts Academy Lancers. And while many of those participants had trained countless hours for the event, I did quite the opposite. This was my first time not only taking part in the 8-mile race b...

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