Seton Catholic Preparatory Blog

  • May 18

    Class valedictorian: 2017 grads leave large shadows

    Posted on May 18 by Jill · Filed in Academics & Programs, Events

    For those of you who couldn’t attend Seton Catholic Prep’s graduation ceremony Tuesday evening, we are sharing Valedictorian Ben Leach’s words of wisdom. During his commencement speech, he spoke about his sister, Jordan, a Seton graduate who passed away in 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. Here is his speech:

    To begin, I want to say that it is an honor to be here before you tonight. It is truly a once in a lifetime experience, not just for me, but for all of us.

    As I look back on my own high school career, there is one event that comes to mind that I think encompasses not only my four-year experience at Seton, but the experience of most of us as well.

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  • May 11

    Student discovers big meaning in small book

    Posted on May 11 by Jill · Filed in Academics & Programs

    If you could write a letter to your favorite author, who would it be? Mark Twain? Stephen King? How about JK Rowling? Anna Schoenhardt ’18 wrote to the authors of An Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-Year-Old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny.

    Anna’s letter was the third-place state winner in this year’s Letters About Literature, a writing contest sponsored by the Library of Congress. Here is part of her letter:

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  • May 04

    Old Sentinel cookbook brings back sweet memories

    Posted on May 04 by Jill · Filed in Religious Life

    Anyone remember Seton Sentinels: Divine Recipes? It was published 14 years ago to raise funds for the Seton Catholic Prep Booster Club.  A Seton staff member recently brought in an old copy, and we’ve had a ball (or should we say cheeseball) thumbing through it. 

    Forget about Pinterest: We prefer our recipes in print—especially if they came from Grandma’s collection of batter-stained recipe cards.  

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