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The Junior Class elects new leaders

The Junior Class elects new leaders

Sydney K. '19, Writer

September 16, 2015

With every new school year comes renewed hopes and expectations for both students and faculty for a productive and memorable school year. Every year a new student council is elected to represent its student body to address all of the issues and challenges that arise during the course of the school year. ...

2015 Award Ceremony

2015 Award Ceremony

Brianna V. '16, Reporter

September 15, 2015

As a new school year began, Padua Academy came together early September 8th to celebrate achievements from the 2014-2015 school year.  16 students from the class of 2018, 15 from the class of 2017, and 17 students from the class of 2016 received awards for having the highest average in a subject ar...

Beanies & Breakfast

Beanies & Breakfast

Marissa D. '16

September 15, 2015

     Seniors were handed the ever-so familiar brown felt beanies Thursday morning in homeroom to give to their little sisters for the Beanies and Breakfast event held in the cafeteria. A feeling of nostalgia washed over some seniors who felt as though it was just yesterday they wore their beanies through...

College Application Camp

College Application Camp

Abby S., Editor

August 11, 2014

The guidance office started a new program this year for college applications. From August 11 to 15, rising seniors are able to attend a “camp” for applying to colleges early. Students were sent an email over the summer to schedule a time to meet with their guidance counselors and begin the strenuous...

Student Council Speeches

Student Council Speeches

Gabriella W., Reporter

May 12, 2014

It is getting to be the end of the 2013-2014 school year at Padua Academy, and this means time for the new student council members to be elected for the 2014-2015 school year.  On Tuesday May 6, 2014, the juniors who were running for executive officers gave their speeches.  The girls that ran were,...

Sophomore Year: the View from Behind the Wheel

Sophomore Year: the View from Behind the Wheel

Paige P., Reporter

September 19, 2012

What's trending this year for the sophomores?  Two words: driver's education.  10th graders at Padua Academy are more than excited to learn the do's and dont's of being behind the wheel.  The new driver's education teacher is Ms. Lydnsey Buckingham.  Students are eagerly anticipating the freedom...

Senior Prom: A great ending to a new beginning

Senior Prom: A great ending to a new beginning

Devon B., Managing Editor

May 31, 2012

Padua seniors joined together at their senior prom for one of their last rendezvous.  Located at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington, seniors made lasting impressions amongst family, friends, and the participating chaperones from Padua.  Besides the beautiful gowns, gorgeous hair, and...

Final Mass

Final Mass

Marissa B., Reporter

May 31, 2012

On Friday, May 18, 2012, Padua Academy celebrated their last mass as a community for the 2011-2012 school year. To start the ceremony, seniors processed in wearing their white dresses. A few tears fell as fellow sisters and teachers watched them walk in to sit in the senior section for mass one last...

Crohn’s and Colitis Walk

Crohn’s and Colitis Walk

Lawren D., Reporter

May 24, 2012

On Saturday, May 5th, the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America held the Take Steps for Crohn’s and Colitis Walk at the Wilmington Riverfront.  The Walk was held from 4pm to 7pm.  Prior to the event people could register online to join a team, form a team, or walk as an individual.  The teams...

Student Council Election

Emma L., Reporter

May 10, 2012

On Tuesday, May 8th, the junior candidates running for executive positions of the 2012-2013 school year, delivered their speeches. For treasurer there were three girls up for the position:  Breanna Hollifield, Sarah Brennan, and Kerry Bree. For the position of secretary, there was only one candidate;...

Homeless to Harvard

Homeless to Harvard

Silinda C., Reporter

May 7, 2012

Ms. Murray will be visiting Delaware on Thursday, May 10th for the 2012 Padua Academy Dinner in Honor of Women’s at the Chase Center in Wilmington.  She will be honored for her own achievements and the investment she is making into the lives of women.  Tickets are still available for purchase. R...

Prom Dresses

Prom Dresses

Emma L., Reporter

May 2, 2012

As the school year comes to an end, prom season begins; and girls have begun their hunt for the perfect dress. Each girl's idea of the perfect dress is different, but fashion is changing and so are the prom dresses. This year, according to fashion experts, the hot trends are asymmetric hem lines, glit...

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