Tag: Catholic Schools

Freshmen Find Their Place at Notre Dame Preparatory

Freshman Isabella Lawton in NDP’s STEAM Lab, where she will take Introduction to Engineering next year.

Isabella Lawton always knew she wanted to go to Notre Dame Preparatory school. Years ago, she saw the school at a dance recital and felt a strong sense of community.

Mercy High School Coach Doug Pryor Named State Coach of the Year for Maryland H.S. Girls Private/Parochial

Featured L to R: Emily Crusse (senior), Doug Pryor, Ada Clare Tempert (junior), Mia Ramirez (senior). All three students are members of the varsity soccer team.

The Maryland Association of Coaches of Soccer (MACS) has named Mercy High School Varsity Head Soccer Coach, Doug Pryor, “State Coach of the Year for Maryland High School Girls” in the private/parochial category.

The Magnificent Mr. Miller is Back at Cathedral


“I care about each and every one of my students. You are all unique with special gifts that make the world a greater place because you are in it. It is my privilege to teach you.” –Mr. Miller

School of the Cathedral Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Healy

“I love being able to pray with my students and share my faith with them!” -Mrs. Healy

Mrs. Mary Lou Healy has been a teacher at Cathedral for 10 years; however, she has been part of the Cathedral Community for much longer than that. Her five children all graduated from the School of the Cathedral.

The School of the Cathedral’s Middle School Students Serve Others


Providing service opportunities is an integral part of the School of the Cathedral’s curriculum, but students are often surprised by how much they gain from these experiences.

The School of the Cathedral Teacher Spotlight – Mrs. Wilder


Meet Mrs. Wilder, a Grade 5 Teacher at School of the Cathedral:

The School of the Cathedral’s Chess Team Places First!


Congratulations to the School of the Cathedral’s Chess Team, who earned first place at the McDonogh tournament this past weekend in the Elementary Novice division, just behind Bobby Locke’s 4th place individual performance of 3 wins.

From Mustangs to Hoyas: The Road From Cathedral to Georgetown is Paved by the Love of Baseball


Cathedral “lifers” (attended SCMOQ from K-8), Nolan Matsko ’14 and Mike Willis ‘14, began their strong friendship in the classrooms of the School of the Cathedral and on the baseball fields of Roland Park.

Getting to Know Maureen Walsh, Interim Head of St. James Academy


When Maureen Walsh was young, she was a figure skater. As she got a little older, she switched to hockey.

For NDP Seniors, a Strong School Community Helps Prepare Them for the Future

Photo: Liz Erisman (left) in Panama, where she volunteered last spring during one of NDP’s Holy Week Service trip.

“I don’t have senioritis,” says Marla Varnado. Varnado, an outgoing girl in her final year at Notre Dame Preparatory School, is senior class treasurer and a member of the basketball team; she also juggles commitments to various service and a rigorous academic schedule. And she loves every minute of it.