21
AUG
2015

First Week of School

This week began with a literal jolt as we commenced our 2015-16 school year. Our new and returning Monarchs graced our hallways while they started their classes and developed connections with students and teachers alike. Our team of passionate and dedicated educators prepared engaging
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17
AUG
2015

84th Anniversary of HNHS Moving to Harbord Drive

The first day of school of the 2015-16 school year fell on an important date this year. August 17, 2015 is the 84th anniversary of when Holy Names opened on Harbord Drive — way back in 1931! Before moving to the hills, HNHS’ previous location was on the shores of Lake Merr
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05
JUN
2015

Congratulations, Class of 2015!

The 39 members of the Class of 2015 were honored throughout May, culminating with our Baccalaureate Mass on May 27 and Graduation Ceremony the following evening.The exceptional young women who recently completed their high school educations at HNHS join a group of proud alumnae, datin
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20
MAY
2015

ASB Officers Honored in Final Assembly of the School Year

The final assembly of the school year was held on May 19, 2015, where the outgoing Associated Student Body (ASB) officers were honored, before passing on their positions to the incoming officers. Outgoing ASB President Tiye Frazier gave her final speech as president, where she talked
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13
APR
2015

HNHS Announces New Principal

Holy Names High School announced today the appointment of Constance Hubbard as the school’s new principal, effective July 1, 2015. Ms. Hubbard, who brings more than 35 years of experience to the role, has served as Superintendent of the Piedmont Unified School District for the past 12
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21
MAR
2015

2015 Career Assembly

On Thursday, March 19, professionals from a myriad of different career fields met in small groups with HNHS students for a career assembly. The presenters, comprised mostly of alumnae and relatives of students and faculty, spoke to students about their careers and answered a range of
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07
MAR
2015

First Female Fire Chief Speaks at HNHS Assembly

Holy Names held a special assembly on Thursday, March 5 honoring Women’s History Month and celebrating and honoring “our sisterhood, our mothers, grandmothers, mentors and alums who have paved the way for us to journey on to become leaders in our communities and beyond.
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25
FEB
2015

Lent 2015 Reflection

By Brianna Marron, HNHS Campus Minister Now that we are in the first week of Lent this when the real work begins. We heard in the gospel reading on Sunday about Jesus’ forty day desert experience of solitude and prayer before beginning his public ministry. Forty is a number of trial a
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24
FEB
2015

Spirit Week 2015

HNHS’ 2015 Spirit Week took place Monday, February 23 – Friday, February 27 with a theme of “World Festivals.” The week included fun events such dress-up days, an all-school potluck, games, skits, hallway decorations and much more! Classes chose sub-themes to i
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21
FEB
2015

HNHS Starts Lenten Season with Burning Palm Leaves, Mass

HNHS students, faculty and staff gathered twice this week to prepare for and begin this Lenten season. On Tuesday, the HNHS community came together for an assembly where everyone was given a palm leaf and the opportunity to write one thing on the leaf that speaks to an aspect of their
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