The St. Mary’s High School class of 2013 is moving on. The 89 seniors received their diplomas on Monday morning during commencement held at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Security. But the mark left by the class won’t soon be forgotten.
Records were common place for the class. A record setting $9.7 million in merit-based scholarships earned by one class. Two students being offered Boettcher Scholarships. Seven class members achieving high marks for their efforts in…Continue
Seven students at St. Mary’s High School were confirmed into the Catholic Church on Sunday, May 18. The event took place at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Colorado Springs.
The students, who have been working this year with Father Brian Roeseler, are: Colton Calandrella, Benjamin Delp, Jacob Emmel, Miles Keane, Aman Mital, Kuran Mital, and Cannon Wille. Father Roeseler is chaplain at St. Mary’s.
The path that each student has taken to reach confirmation may be…Continue
Every 7-year-old dreams of what he will be when grows up. For most, those dreams remain just that as other ambitions take over. But 7-year-old Richard “Nick” Nickelson’s dream of being a Navy “frogman” would provide him with amazing experiences, including playing a part in the historic last flight in the Mercury space program.
The dream began to really take shape when Nickelson was a senior at St. Mary’s High School in Colorado Springs. That year Nickelson and his best…Continue
It’s always good when you can couple fun with a good cause. And that’s exactly what St. Mary’s 2013 Gala did. More 280 people enjoyed this year’s Masquerade-themed event, which again brought much needed funds to the school.
Brenda Soto, co-chair for the Gala, said a change in venue gave her and co-chair, Nichole Munoz, a chance to reevaluate the event.
“This year’s event had a change in venue from the past two years,” Soto said. “It was an opportunity to look at all aspects of…Continue