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HERstory in the Making

Emma Ferguson '19

October 27, 2018


Filed under OLP Life, Showcase

OLP students rallied together as a community in the last year to get our own homecoming dance. This new dance is truly one for the history books, seeing as it is the first of many to come. The administration and alumna, according to Ms. Antolin, had never really thought of or worked towards OLP having...

Inside the Robotics Team with Ana Hedberg

Ivanna Clemesha '19

October 27, 2018


Filed under Academics, OLP Life, Showcase, Student Life, Student Spotlight

The clock is ticking, the makers are building, and the only sound you hear is screaming. No more nails to bite from the stress and nervousness you have, now all you do is wait until the winner is announced. But have you ever noticed in robotic teams there are only boys? Well, the Academy of Our Lady o...

Serving the Dear Neighbor…On Another Continent!

Serving the Dear Neighbor…On Another Continent!

April 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

By: Valeria Chavez  Service isn’t just an abstract idea at OLP; rather, it is ingrained and deeply rooted in everything we do as a school. Students don’t just learn about service, they have the opportunities to put their faith into action! In fact, 1 in 10 OLP students will choose to have an...

NAHS and the Memory Project

Alejandra Torres

April 9, 2018


Filed under OLP Life, Showcase

The Memory Project is an organization OLP’s chapter of the National Art Honors Society partners with annually to create beautiful portraits of children who have faced numerous hardships - e.g. war, extreme poverty, neglect, natural disasters, and orphanhood. Students receive pictures of the kids an...

College Advice from OLP Teachers

College Advice from OLP Teachers

Kylie Greene

March 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As the seniors at the Academy are preparing to go away for college, they are searching for and taking any advice they can get to make their college experience the best it can be! Fortunately, our OLP teachers are able to provide some words of wisdom and pieces of advice to help them be as ready as the...

OLP Immersion Trips

OLP Immersion Trips

Anisah Enciso

March 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

This past month, 18 Pilots left to Nicaragua on a mission to build bathrooms for families in need through the organization, Amigos for Christ. They returned with strong relationships, heart-warming pictures, and many stories to tell, inspiring others to sign up for more of the immersion trips the Acad...

This Year Has Put the MAD in March Madness

This Year Has Put the MAD in March Madness

Ashley Yeatts

March 21, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Showcase

  Have you seen those white papers flying about with brackets lining basically every part that is white? Have you heard heated debates between coaches, students, and parents alike about who is going to win the NCAA Men’s Division 1 tournament this year? That’s right folks, it’s March...

Where the Wild Things Are

March 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

By: Julia Espinosa As the winter comes to a end, everyone is trading their UGG Boots for sandals and their pants for skirts. However, here at the Academy, we trade our sneakers for dance shoes and our uniforms for leotards. Spring Sing is a wonderful OLP tradition which allows the women to em...

OLP Myths and Legends

OLP Myths and Legends

Ashley Yeatts

February 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Have you ever wondered what the basements of OLP contain? Tunnels? Ghosts? German Spies? OLP being the oldest high school in San Diego has provoked many ideas from students, faculty, staff, parents and more that, over the years, has turned into mesmerizing legends and myths that roam the campus in ...

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