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January 2021

AHA Hosts ‘Drive-Thru’ Celebration for the Class of 2025

Demarest, NJ: A special drive-thru celebration allowed members of the Academy of the Holy Angels Class of 2025 to enjoy a warm welcome to the school on a frosty January day. AHA Admissions Director Michèle McGovern and Assistant Director Jennifer Bullis organized the COVID conscious event so future Angels and their families could drive up to the front of the school and leave with greetings and gifts. Read more»

Musical AHA Alumna Sings with Penn State’s ‘None of the Above’

Demarest, NJ: Academy of the Holy Angels alumna Leah Sanchez (AHA ’20) recently landed a role with None of the Above, an a cappella ensemble at Penn State University. Read more»

Danielle Holmes Is AHA’s first Director of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Demarest, NJ: Danielle Holmes has been named the Academy of the Holy Angels’ first director of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Holmes, a member of AHA’s Class of 2003, will return to her alma mater on Monday, February 1, 2021. Read more»

AHA Students Join Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society

Demarest, NJ: Thirty-nine members of the Academy of the Holy Angels Class of 2021 have been inducted into the Alice Paul Chapter of the Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society. Rho Kappa refers to head and hand, a reminder that knowledge must be accompanied by service. In fact, inductees must demonstrate excellence in social studies and a commitment to serving others. Read more»

AHA Freshman & Friends Craft Over 400 Masks for Hospital Staff

Demarest, NJ: Prior to the pandemic, few people would have mentioned sewing as a key life-saving skill, but times have changed. Just ask Academy of the Holy Angels freshman Georgette “Gigi” Ochs and her childhood friends, sisters Paloma and Giuliana Di Geronimo, all of whom spent the last year sewing over 400 protective face masks for staff at Lenox Hill Hospital. Read more»

Holy Angels Musicians Release 2021 Epiphany Concert

Demarest, NJ: The Academy of the Holy Angels released its first Epiphany Concert video on January 6, 2021. Members of the public are invited to enjoy the concert, which AHA President Melinda Hanlon described as “a beautiful and collaborative effort.” Read more»

Entomologist Discovered Her Interest in Insects at AHA

Demarest, NJ: Sabrina Celis has an insatiable interest in insects that she uncovered in her honors biology course at the Academy of the Holy Angels.  Read more»

Get to Know AHA Middle School Dean Traci Koval

Demarest, NJ: Dean Traci Koval will take the helm of the Academy of the Holy Angels Middle School this September, as AHA renews its tradition of serving students in Grades 6-8. In a recent interview, Koval, an experienced Catholic and charter school educator, provided a preview of the benefits AHA Middle School will offer young women. Read more»

Coming This September: Prep for Success at AHA Middle School

Demarest, NJ: Starting in September 2021, young women in Grades 6, 7, and 8 will prep for success at the Academy of the Holy Angels Middle School. The middle school, which renews AHA’s tradition of educating young girls, will be located on the first floor of Kelleher Hall. Read more»

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