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The Seraphim

  • Choirs sing loud and proud

    Choirs sing loud and proud

    By Anna Sera, Staff Writer

    November 16, 2017

         Pink and yellow feathers floated through the halls of Notre Dame Preparatory as dark creatures from Halloweentown slunk toward the open doors of the NDP cafeteria. However, it was not Mr. and Mrs. King’s cooking that beckoned friends and family on a dark Wednesday night. Instead, it wa...

    Rebecca Emerson sang "Anywhere but here'' from Finding Neverland (Jayce Henderson/Special to The Seraphim).

  • Ziemann crosses the finish line

    Ziemann crosses the finish line

    By Jessica Egan, Staff Writer

    November 8, 2017

    Senior Sarah Ziemann represented Notre Dame Preparatory during the Cross Country State Championship on Saturday, November 4. Starting at 8:30 a.m. on Cave Creek Golf Course, Ziemann raced against the top girls cross country runners in Arizona in Division II. At approximately 84 degrees, the temperature...

    Sarah Ziemann running at the state championship (Jay Ziemann/Special to The Seraphim)

  • Eighth Grade Day Rocks

    Eighth Grade Day Rocks

    By Natalie Zarasian, Staff Writer

    November 8, 2017

      Music blasting, 8th graders wearing their new Notre Dame Prep shirts, excited high schoolers reminiscing on their 8th grade day.  Every year, NDP hosts 8th grade day for prospective students who wish to see what a fun day is like in high school.  The 8th graders arrived on campus at approximately...

    Eighth graders gather for the pep rally (Natalie Zarasian/The Seraphim)

  • NDP is Halloween town

    NDP is Halloween town

    By Samantha Torre, Staff Writer

    November 8, 2017

    Every October, children, teenagers, and adults alike begin counting down the days until Halloween. Even though Halloween was on a school night, it didn’t prevent Notre Dame Preparatory students and faculty from celebrating. Halloween at NDP was a fun and successful day filled with creative costumes,...

    Freshmen Hayley White, Macy Brennan, and Juju Montes in their costumes (Samantha Torre/The Seraphim).

  • A superb performance by cast and crew

    A superb performance by cast and crew

    By Sarah Ziemann, Staff Writer

    November 8, 2017

    When Grace Fryer walked on stage in the second act looking sick and deadly, the audience recoiled. In fact, throughout the whole first act, the audience could not help but cringe as the main characters in “Radium Girls” ingested copious amounts of the dangerous chemical, radium. Notre Dame Preparatory...

    The cast and crew take a final bow (Sarah Ziemann/The Seraphim)

Open house deemed a success

Open house deemed a success

By Andrew Lindbloom, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017

Although the Notre Dame Preparatory campus is usually deserted on Sunday mornings, November 5 proved to be an exception. With 88 student ambassadors and 75 faculty members serving as a welcoming committee for the annual Open...

NDP Sophomores grow closer to God

NDP Sophomores grow closer to God

By John Byrne, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

   Eager to reflect in a quiet, serene setting, 19 members of the sophomore class of Notre Dame Preparatory left on October 31 for an overnight retreat at Lake Pleasant. The students departed NDP at 2:00 p.m. and arrived at...

Ansel Averitte wins state

Ansel Averitte wins state

November 7, 2017

Churning through the water at his fastest pace ever, Notre Dame Preparatory High School senior Ansel Averitte captured the Division II state championship in the 50-yard freestyle. Averitte, who did not take even one breath...

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Student editorial: The case for vegetarianism

Student editorial: The case for vegetarianism

Kendra Niderost, Special to The Seraphim

October 17, 2017

When it comes to eating habits, many people say that meat is a necessity for the human body, but is it really worth the pain and suffering that goes on behind slaughterhouse...

One Student’s View: Free Todd the Toad

One Student’s View: Free Todd the Toad

By Katelyn Eberle, Special to The Seraphim

September 1, 2017

Imagine an extremely large hand swooping down into a happiness-filled home and plucking away its inhabitant from its friends, family, and entire life. Not only is its lifestyle...

Opinion: Advice from a Senior to the Class of 2021

Opinion: Advice from a Senior to the Class of 2021

By Samantha Torre, Staff Writer

August 28, 2017

A Letter to the Freshmen Dear Class of 2021, You will hear the words “get involved” a million times this year. However, I can confidently say that if I chose not t...

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Markl leads NDP at state swimming

Markl leads NDP at state swimming

November 7, 2017

Alexa Markl closed out her high school swimming career with third-place finishes in the 100-yard butterfly and 100 backstroke in the Division II Arizona Interscholastic Association...

Ansel Averitte wins state

Ansel Averitte wins state

November 7, 2017

Churning through the water at his fastest pace ever, Notre Dame Preparatory High School senior Ansel Averitte captured the Division II state championship in the 50-yard freestyle. Averitte,...

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Forming an apocalyptic state of mind

Forming an apocalyptic state of mind

By Andrew Lindbloom, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

In recent weeks, the United States has been stricken by a series of natural disasters.  Thousands of people in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and California have been swept away by the...

Notre Dame students help on the border

Notre Dame students help on the border

By Anna Sera, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

NOGALES, MEXICO _ Most students would sigh and complain at the thought of waking up at 4:30 a.m. to drive to school, but not when they are heading down to Mexico. On Friday, September...

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NDP Sophomores grow closer to God

NDP Sophomores grow closer to God

By John Byrne, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

   Eager to reflect in a quiet, serene setting, 19 members of the sophomore class of Notre Dame Preparatory left on October 31 for an overnight retreat at Lake Pleasant. The s...

Forming an apocalyptic state of mind

Forming an apocalyptic state of mind

By Andrew Lindbloom, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

In recent weeks, the United States has been stricken by a series of natural disasters.  Thousands of people in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and California have been swept...

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