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Seniors shine in HPU contest

Seniors shine in HPU contest

Janelle Medrano, Editor

March 16, 2016


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Seniors Elizabeth Fischer and Wei Yi Huang won four-year scholarships to Hawaii Pacific University (HPU) based on their participation in a scholarship contest to improve Hawaii. The scholarship, HPUBiz4Good, is awarded to 10 graduating seniors and covers tuition for four years of undergraduate study. Awar...

Japan trip in works for performing arts classes

Zoierae Hill, News Editor

March 16, 2016


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The Sacred Hearts Academy band and choir will be on their way to Japan during spring break 2017. The tentative itinerary is an 8-9 day tour of several cities, including Kyoto, Osaka and Tokyo, according to band director Keith Higaki. “I’m also trying to work in Hiroshima for the historic...

Computer students win regional recognition

Computer students win regional recognition

Kelcie Ching, Reporter

March 3, 2016


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Seniors Aimee Pak, Malia Libby, Weiyi (Chloe) Huang and Michaela Graves have been recognized as winners of the Award for Aspirations in Computing from the National Center for Women and Information Technology  (NCWIT) Hawaii region. The four students were nominated by Math department chair and comp...

VEX IQ team takes on international competition for first time

VEX IQ team takes on international competition for first time

Celine Isabelle Arnobit, Reporter

March 1, 2016


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The Academy VEX IQ team has emerged victorious, earning one of the spots representing Hawaii at the prestigious Worlds competition in Louisville, Ky. This is the first time a school VEX IQ team will travel to a national contest. At the recent Hawaii State VEX IQ Championship on Feb. 6, 80 elementary a...

Class tokens mark new role for juniors

Class tokens mark new role for juniors

Zoierae Hill, Reporter

March 1, 2016


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The time has come for this year’s Junior Class to hold its traditional Junior Ring ceremony. The event marks the juniors’ acceptance as upperclassmen. The ring ceremony has been a tradition of the Academy for over 70 years. “It was way back in the day for me,” said theology teacher and...

Academy representatives selected for new advisory committee

Academy representatives selected for new advisory committee

Celine Isabelle Arnobit, Reporter

February 29, 2016


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Junior Kaycee Selga and sophomore Pakalana Kam are the Academy’s representatives for the Interscholastic League of Honolulu’s (ILH) new Student Advisory Committee (SAC). The formation of the SAC  gives students a voice about issues regarding athletics in the school community and the state. ...

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