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Monday: Spring is here

March 20, 2017

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With record high temperatures here in Arizona last week, it might not feel like it, but today is the official first day of spring. No need to worry, temperatures are set to cool from the forecasted high of 93 today to 70 on Thurs...

Thursday: Last Snack Attack, 5-Second Rule

March 16, 2017

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Today’s Senior Surprise at break was the last one for the Class of 2107. The Mothers’ Guild treated the class to Cane’s, ginormous brownies, McDonald’s vanilla milkshakes and candy. *** With March Madness beginning, our own...

Wednesday: Spirit showcase, videos you must see

March 15, 2017

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NDP’s Spiritline will host a pom and cheer showcase with Xavier’s Spiritline tonight at 6 p.m. in NDP’s gym.  The teams are preparing for Nationals next week in Anaheim, California.  Students and parents are welcome to come...

Monday: March Madness and Prom

March 13, 2017

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Tomorrow is the last day for anyone to make a March Madness bracket. This fun activity tracks the college basketball teams all through March, with the final four here in the Valley March 31-April 3. Top-ranked teams are Kansas,...

Friday: e.coli lab and married priests?

March 10, 2017

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Mr. Johnson’s AP Biology class is doing an intense lab today using e.coli.  The lab uses genetically engineered bacteria injected with jellyfish genes and an arabinose operon. The genes will make bacteria grow and glow. St...

Monday: A lot of everything

March 6, 2017

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There is a lot going on this week. Seniors will be at St. Bernard of Clairvaux on Tuesday for the senior day of reflection. Wednesday is a late start Gold Day, and Thursday is a Purple Day for charisms. During the charism time, the fr...

Friday: Movies and Kairos

March 3, 2017

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If you’re heading to the movies this weekend, the last Wolverine movie, Logan received high ratings in its midnight release. IGN gave Logan a 9.7/10, and Rotten Tomatoes gave it a 93 percent. Wired news said, “This is how...

Thursday: Senioritis and Lenten resolutions

March 2, 2017

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Senioritis is hitting some in the Class of 2017 hard.  How to survive? Alum Sydnee Hertle provided answers in this "Best of The Seraphim" article. Senior Luke Patty shared his two cents: “I think it happens mainly toward the end o...

Tuesday: Cadavers, breakfast, and Lent

February 28, 2017

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Mr. Chris Johnson took his AP Biology class to Grand Canyon University Monday to tour the cadaver lab. The students got a quick campus tour followed by a detailed anatomy lesson using a dissected cadaver. A highlight students h...

Monday: Oscars mixup and Ash Wednesday

February 27, 2017

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A number of students were disappointed when La La Land was misread at last night’s Oscars. Many were excited for the movie, starring Ryan Gosling and Scottsdale’s own Emma Stone, to win best picture. However, Moonlight, sta...

Friday: Break binge-watching weather

February 17, 2017

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If you are making plans for outdoor activities during the winter break that starts Saturday, think again. Tomorrow there is going to be a 100 percent chance of rain, according to AZ 10 news. They have also predicted that Sunday...

Wednesday: New Saints, top dog

February 15, 2017

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NDP will send out acceptance letters for the Class of 2021 tomorrow. Anyone who has a sibling applying to NDP, tomorrow is the day. Admissions director Matt Rylski estimates the Class of 2021 enrollment to be around 240. This will inc...

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