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LIFE Week: From a LIFER’s Point of View

Displaying our LIFE Week theme proudly at the assembly! Photo by Kaysey Siobal.

Kailanianna Ablog, Reporter, Opinions Editor

February 9, 2017

This was it. All the anticipation, anxiety and excitement has lead up to all of this: LIFE Week, one of my favorite Academy traditions. From the time I was a “tiny but mighty” freshman back in 2013 to today, a still tiny, slightly mightier senior, I’ve always had this feeling, a slight flutt...

LIFE Walk 2017: As told by a student

The freshman class after this year’s LIFE Walk. Photo by Rochell Agapay.

Rebecca Meyer, Reporter

February 6, 2017

“I’m just going to get hot and sweaty, and then they’re going to force me to play a game,” I thought, as I came to campus on the morning of what is considered, every year, to be the most anticipated school event. Living in Faith Experience (LIFE) Walk, an event where students walk from Sac...

Sharing aloha spirit at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Sacred Hearts Academy students participated in the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York. Photo Courtesy: Hawaii All State Marching Band.

Martha Nicholas, Reporter

January 4, 2017

While waiting in a long line of parade participants, I watched as unique attractions got their cue; their cue to begin walking into a chilly New York City, greeting Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade goers with festive spirits. I was part of a group of Sacred Hearts Academy students participating in the a...

From Taipei to Tokyo

One of our stops in Tokyo was the Giant Lantern, which was where Japanese people would come to pray for a bountiful harvest.

Noe Nekotani, Reporter

November 29, 2016

Landing in Taipei had been a bit underwhelming for me. It was my first time, but I was feeling under the weather and not really able to focus on much of my surroundings. My parents had made it known that they didn’t appreciate my lack of enthusiasm. However, it wasn’t until we reached the ci...

Homeroom Halloween Decorations

Photo credit: Taylor McKenzie

Noe Nekotani, Reporter

November 8, 2016

Breaking away from the old tradition this year's halloween celebration kicks off the year with a new surprise from SHA. Classrooms are to decorate homerooms in accordance to the rules set by the school's life team, the class who wins the competition is rewarded with a pizza party provided by the sch...

Bringing order to the court

Myself and classmates participating in the mock trial as jurors.

Ashley Marie Lardizabal, Reporter, Webmaster

November 1, 2016

“Oh yeah, it’s just another building that people work in. No biggie,” I shrugged, moments before entering the Prince Kuhio Federal Building. One by one, my classmates and I passed through the beeping metal detector. We were on a field trip for our Advanced Placement (AP) U.S. Government and Politi...

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