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Academy summer program offers credit classes for students

Academy summer program offers credit classes for students

Lucinda Hu and Rebecca Meyer

April 19, 2018


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Every year, Sacred Hearts Academy offers summer school programs to grades junior kindergarten to 12 and is open to all. This year’s program is being held from June 11 through July 13. For the high school program, graduation credit, credit redemption and extra curricular classes are being offer...

The celebrations of Holy Week

The celebrations of Holy Week

Shelby Mattos, News Editor, Reporter

April 10, 2018


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For the past month, you may have noticed that your Christian friends gave up something in their lives or picked up a good habit. Lent is the 40 days spent reflecting as Jesus did in the desert, which we can be read from the Bible. On Holy Thursday, the liturgy at school depicted why this time is so impo...

State flag causes controversies in Hawaii schools

State flag causes controversies in Hawaii schools

Rebecca Meyer, Features Editor, Reporter

April 5, 2018


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The Hawaii State flag stands today as a reminder to most of the days of the Hawaiian Kingdom and is flown in front of many buildings, businesses and schools across the state. Despite being unified with the United States in 1959, Hawaii residents have never been more divided since then. Recently, Hana ...

How to improve SAT scores

How to improve SAT scores

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

April 5, 2018


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As Junior year is coming to a close, incoming seniors begin preparing for their college applications. A major component is the SAT, Scholastic Aptitude Test. Many use the months prior to the exam as time to study. Some use online practice tests, classes, or private tutoring. In order to perform to my full ...

The importance of student activism

The importance of student activism

Taylor McKenzie, Webmaster, Reporter

April 4, 2018


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“Who’s got the power?” “We do!” These are some examples of chants that could be heard at the March 14 walkout at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Students left their classes at 10:00 a.m. to advocate for better gun control. Over 800 similiar walkouts occured in schools througho...

Spend the Summer in the West with the Academy

Spend the Summer in the West with the Academy

Lucinda Hu, Reporter

April 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Many students at the Academy are often bombarded with emails from College Counselor Randy Fong about upcoming college tours for the school year. Although school will not be in session, this summer is no exception. The first college tour of 2018 held from July 21 through July 26  is open to students i...

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