The Environmental Science Club and class at Seton Catholic Preparatory in Chandler received the 2014 Green Team Award from the Phoenix Suns and APS for its campus-wide recycling efforts (25,000 plastic water bottles and 2.5 tons of paper and cardboard this school year alone) and initiatives to raise the environmental conscience of their fellow Seton students.
Seton Catholic Preparatory announced the launch of a new website at the same address, www.setoncatholic.org. The new site features a contemporary design, improved functionality and mobile friendly access. Visitors to the new setoncatholic.org can learn about Seton Catholic Prep’s unique offering as the only Catholic high school in the East Valley.
Seton Catholic Preparatory High School students participated in a morning full of programs on Nov. 12 including a flag raising ceremony, several educational sessions about the real reason we celebrate Veterans Day, and a veterans ceremony where the student body prayed the Rosary for the United States and sang “God Bless America.”
Seton Catholic Preparatory announced its sponsorship of a priest and celebrity chef to Chandler: Father Leo Patalinghug, “The Cooking Priest” and the creator of Grace Before Meals, a movement founded on the belief that shared meals foster deeper family relationships and nourish the soul.
Seton Catholic Preparatory started a new school year with 160 incoming freshmen students as well as a new “Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)” policy to accommodate the different ways students learn. The school is hosting different events during the month of September:
Seton Catholic Preparatory High School starts its first summer session of Music Theater Camp for ninth-graders this week. The first session will be June 10-21 and a second session is July 15-26. The camp will be Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost is $150 for each session.
Students from the Sacred Heart School in Tullamore, Ireland, visited the Seton Catholic Preparatory campus and showcased traditional Irish sports and music. Seton Catholic Prep’s relationship with the Sacred Heart is through the Chandler-Tullamore Sister Cities program.
Seton Catholic Preparatory High School will host an open house
and admission information session from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday,
Oct. 16, beginning in the school's gym at 1150 N. Dobson Road, in
Chandler. All are welcome.
Seton Catholic Preparatory High School is sponsoring a Sentinel
Booster Club Cruise Raffle, and the winner will receive his or her
choice of a Caribbean cruise Jan. 8 to 15, 2011, or an Alaskan
cruise Aug. 26 to Sept. 2, 2011. The cruise is for two people, with
airfare to port included.
The Ahwatukee Foothills News hosts a forum with the 9th Congressional District US House of Representatives candidate Andrew Walter.For more from this forum, see our playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8ZTVzyUoWKlnx1J8_dcjjX94IwjMgeS5[Video: Vincent Cota/Ahwatukee Foothills News]