Join Fr. Patrick Higgins on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land, walk where Jesus walked. The dates are April 26 – May 5, 2015. You will visit Tel Aviv, Caesarea, Nazareth, Cana, Tiberias, Sea of Galilee, Jordan River, Mt. Tabor, Jerusalem, Gethsemane, Ein Karem, Bethlehem, Qumran, Jericho, Dead Sea, Mt. of Olives, Mr. Zion, and the Holy Sepulchre. For more details and reservations visit www.pilgrimages.com/frhiggins.
Left to right are: Jacob Quintanilla, Bridget Lee-Sang, Bernie Salazar, and Rebecca Smith.
The Texas A&M Health Science Center Heath Careers Program provided Mr. Gain's health and biology classes an opportunity for some hands-on medical awareness activities. The event consisted of various medical exhibits that are part of the Health Careers Program mobile medical library. Our thanks to Rebecca Smith for facilitating the program’s visit to our school.
We appreciate college representatives who schedule time to come visit our school and speak to our students, especially those who travel great distances. On Wednesday, October 15th Monica Hernandez, assistant director for undergraduate admissions for the University of Notre Dame, visited our campus and spoke with a group of seniors about the admissions process and the many educational opportunities available at Notre Dame. Have you noticed? Notre Dame Fighting Irish are currently #5 (6-0). For information about the University of Notre Dame visit www.nd.edu.
Left to right are: Sarah Salas, Roberto Villarreal, Olivia Hinojosa, Mr. Perry Le Grange, principal, Fr. Patrick Higgins, chaplain, Alexandra Perez, Benjamin Gomez, and Deborah Rodriguez.
A first at St. John Paul II High School - a group of our seniors have been commissioned as Youth Eucharistic Ministers. They will assist with the celebration of Mass at our school for the 2014-2015 school year.