29
SEP
2014

Victory for the HNHS Golf Team

On Thursday, September 25, HNHS won its match against the Bay School by 11 strokes. The final score was Holy Names 245, The Bay School 256. Brittany Deweaver shot the lowest round with a final score of 59. Kate Clements shot a 60, Ayah Abdul-Hadi shot a 61, Betty Wu shot a 65, Samari
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30
JUN
2014

HNHS Granted WCEA Accreditation

In recognition of the quality of Catholic education at our school, Holy Names High School has been granted an Accreditation Status from the Western Catholic Educational Association through June 2020. During the 2013-2014 school year, HNHS prepared a report for the WCEA Visiting Commit
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16
JUN
2014

Local Educator to Become ‘Google Certified’ at Google Teacher Academy

Walnut Creek, CA, May 30, 2014 — Google has selected Lisa DeLapo of San Leandro as an attendee at the next Google Teacher Academy, to be held in Mountain View, CA on July 30-31, 2014. Lisa works at Holy Names High School in Oakland, California. The Google Teacher Academy is a two-day
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03
JUN
2014

HNHS Celebrates Our Senior Athletes

On Thursday, May 15, HNHS celebrated our student athletes at the Spring Sports Awards. Among our outstanding athletes are eight seniors, who were presented with special stoles – handmade by Athletic Director Coach Cat Priestley – for their dedication and excellence on the
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13
MAR
2014

Miss Representation: A Worthy Representation

By Marie-Isabella Rogers ’14 In light of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day on March 7th, the Holy Names Alumnae Association Speaker Series hosted a screening of Miss Representation, a Sundance Film Festival award-winning documentary on the negative
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12
MAR
2014

HNHS Hosts Red Cross Blood Drive

by Ayodele Abdul-Hadi ’17 HNHS hosted its first Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, February 20. The event was co-sponsored by the Psychology and Physiology classes and the Women in Medicine program. Over 60 donors participated in the event, which Psychology teacher and event spo
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12
MAR
2014

Faith Leaders Breakfast at HNHS

by Sofia Ascencio ’15 The Campus Ministry Team showcased the Catholic identity at HNHS on Wednesday, February 26 with its annual Faith Leader Breakfast, during which students and their faith leaders enjoyed tasty breakfast foods, reflections by Takeya Scott ’15, Kidan Hull
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05
FEB
2014

HNHS Students Make History at Google Apps for Education Summit

Three students from Holy Names High School presented to educators and technology experts at Google Apps for Education (GAFE) Summit on January 8 and 9, 2014. The students presented on the use of apps in the classroom and made history with the first student to ever present a Google Dem
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27
JAN
2014

IT@HNHS February 4, 2014

I.T. isn’t just shiny technology; for us, it means Innovative Teaching! Come see great educational technology tools to improve learning in your classroom! Educational technology gurus will present – to the entire audience – a five-minute demo of new and amazing tools creat
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09
JAN
2014

Christmas Concert 2013

The Holy Names High School Christmas Concert is a favorite holiday event for one and all. On December 13, 2013 the HNHS Auditorium was filled with holiday spirit with beautiful vocal and instrumental performances at our annual Christmas Concert. All photos courtesy of Steinberg Imager
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