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Empowerment of women rises in single-sex education

Empowerment of women rises in single-sex education

All-girls environment builds confidence
Tala El Qadah, Reporter March 25, 2021

Speaking up in a coeducational environment can be challenging and unmotivating but, an all girls-environment can result in girls becoming more empowered. “I have been going to Convent since kindergarten...

Community embraces ‘Grace’ as school theme

Community embraces ‘Grace’ as school theme

School theme acts as a constant during the uncertainty of the pandemic
Madeline Thiara, Senior Reporter December 22, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE With stay-at-home orders, the struggle of virtual classes and the adjustment to an altered school environment, the community can use the 2020-2021 school year theme “Grace” to find calmness...

The final “Mater” painting depicts Mary pausing in reflection while she gazes upwards at God as she completes her weaved garment. “Mater in the House of Saint John” was painted by Pauline Perdrau in 1883, but the original is lost.

Revered painting was the first of many 

‘Mater’ fresco was evolved during artist’s lifetime
Nina Gutierrez, Reporter October 22, 2020

The “Mater” painting that hangs in Sacred Heart schools around the world was the first of nine other portraits of Mary that Pauline Perdrau created throughout her life, with each varying in color and...

Students pose in front of the Jackson Street Campus situated on the corner of Jackson and Scott streets in the 1920s or 1930s. The Jackson Street school was the third campus adopted by the RSCJs.

Founding Mothers establish school

Charlotte Ehrlich, Web Editor December 12, 2019

Scattered between the caramel-colored benches, vibrant stained glass and religious iconography of the Mary Mardel, RSCJ, Chapel, a number of inscribed wooden plaques serve as records of the women who founded...

Seniors and members of the Sacred Heart alumnae network talk among themselves at the Alumnae Luncheon. During the luncheon, seniors were given sweets and gifts to welcome them into the network.

Lunch-ing into ‘Alumnae Status’

Gabi Guido, Reporter May 29, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE With Commencement activities and Senior Week underway, the Alumnae Luncheon brought together alumnae and seniors to welcome the graduating class into the Sacred Heart alumnae network. “I...

Graduating senior Delaney Tobin presents junior Margaret Millar with her class ring. The Ring Ceremony is a Sacred Heart tradition.

Upperclassmen participate in ring ceremony

Grace Krumplitsch, Reporter May 6, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE The Junior and Senior Classes participated in a Convent tradition in which seniors presented juniors with their class rings during a ceremony in the Chapel. “I’m really happy the...

Juniors Lila Horwitz and Kai Johnson bounce on one of the bouncy houses at Paradise Beach County Park during Congé. There was also a beach and grass fields for playing sports or relaxing.

Surprise, it’s Congé

Adele Bonomi, Senior Reporter March 29, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall students gathered at Paradise Beach County Park in Tiburon today to celebrate Congé, a tradition of the Sacred Heart where students get a surprise day off from...

Sophomores Emily LeBlanc, who is visiting from the Academy of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans, and Audrey Scott, her host, talk in the main hall before class. Scott went to New Orleans in February and attended Academy of the Sacred Heart for a week with LeBlanc.

Exchange student visits from New Orleans

Gray Timberlake, Senior Reporter March 6, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Sophomore Emily LeBlanc is experiencing the life of a Sacred Heart student in San Francisco as she stays with her exchange host, sophomore Audrey Scott, this week. “I did an exchange...

Miller Hall looks over fellow Legislative Aide Wyatt Donnelly-Lan Holt's shoulder at an email from Supervisor Stefani in their office at City Hall. Miller Hall's daily duties as a Legislative Aide include responding to emails and phone calls, working on projects within the district and managing all operations on Supervisor Stefani's schedule

All politics are local

Caroline Thompson, Senior Reporter December 18, 2018

When Ellie Miller Hall, ’07 left Convent High School 11 years ago for college on the East Coast, she had no idea she would one day return to her hometown of San Francisco to help build the future of...

Senior Mason Cooney discusses her experience at Convent with a group of Convent & Stuart Hall parents. The event focused on the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education and spiritual engagement.

Students and parents discuss community goals

Jordan Russell, Sports Editor November 7, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students from all four divisions met with the Parents Association today in the reception room to discuss the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education and spiritual engagement at Convent...

Varsity tennis coach Erin Minuth '11 chats with freshmen Elise Vulakh during a match against Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory. This is Minuth's first year as coach, and the team has a 5-0 record.

Leading by example

Jordan Russell, Sports Editor September 27, 2018

Varsity tennis walked onto the courts this season with a new head coach who is both an alumna and a former Convent tennis player. “Tennis is my family’s sport so I’ve played since I was three,”...

Senior Jasper Conacher presented the traditional Sacred Heart Class ring to junior Rachel Cramer. Senior Jocey Shilakes presented Cramer with a carnation flower.

Juniors received Sacred Heart class rings

Gabriella Vulakh, Web Editor May 28, 2018

The Class of 2018 recognized each of the rising seniors during the annual Ring Ceremony through speeches, presentations of the Sacred Heart class ring and carnation flowers. “The Ring Ceremony celebrated...

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