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Academy welcomes new Head of School

Academy welcomes new Head of School

Rebecca Meyer, Features and Sports Editor, Reporter

March 1, 2019


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Sacred Hearts Academy students gathered yesterday for a special morning assembly announcing new Head of School Dr. Scott Schroeder. He replaces Betty White, who has been at the Academy for more than 40 years. Schroeder, a former Academy Board Member and chair, will start in July 2019. Following ...

Youth push for statewide ban on flavored tobacco products

Youth push for statewide ban on flavored tobacco products

Shelby Mattos and Noe Nekotani

February 28, 2019


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In an effort to end the sale of flavored tobacco products in Hawaii, Sacred Hearts Academy students helped decorate the Hawaii State Capitol lawn with art and the words, “Candy Flavored Tobacco Hooks Kids.” “Candy flavors mask the taste of tobacco, which I’ve been seeing become more popula...

Students show off their talent at SHA’s Got Talent

Students show off their talent at SHA’s Got Talent

Kirsten Aoyagi, Reporter

February 20, 2019


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Sacred Hearts Academy held its first-ever talent show recently in an effort to add variety to the usual school assemblies. Instead of student and faculty games, the talent show showcased student-performed hula, singing and dancing. “I liked how everyone supported the acts, even if they wer...

Academy students start the school year with the implementation of advisory

Academy students start the school year with the implementation of advisory

Ragelle Lumapas, Reporter

October 23, 2018


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Sacred Hearts Academy recently implemented a new advisory program in place of homeroom for grades seven through 12. Advisory occurs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays with the goal of students creating a bond with their division and building a sisterhood. Students participate in several activities such as s...

Student Center makes new menu changes for a new school year

Student Center makes new menu changes for a new school year

Rebecca Meyer, Features and Sports Editor, Reporter

October 4, 2018


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Poke bowls and loco mocos are new additions to Sacred Hearts Academy’s lunch menu. “We began to make changes at last year’s second semester, (but) some changes could not be drastic due to set pricing,” Sodexo General Manager and Student Center Adviser Erin Awai said. “Over the summer, we put ...

Nike campaign sparks debate among social media users

Nike campaign sparks debate among social media users

Rebecca Meyer, Features and Sports Editor, Reporter

September 26, 2018


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Popular shoe brand Nike is under fire for its latest advertisement debut featuring former San Francisco 49er’s quarterback Colin Kaepernick. As a part of Nike’s 30th annual “Just Do It” campaign, the company choose Kaepernick based off of his participation with the 49er’s, as well as being ...

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