The Phoenix: Faith Friday Film Viewing Makes an Impression

By Isabel Connolly, ’23: On February 5th, Kellenberg had its second Faith Friday, a gathering recently implemented to give students the opportunity for prayer, reflection, and fun with friends. During the day, students in grades 9-12 watched the film, The First Day. The film follows Chris Herren as he chronicles his story of addiction and recovery to the various high schools he visits. The film emotionally impacted many of the students with his stories striking

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Alyson Breslin ’23 and Maegan Sheehan ’23 Interview Writer Catherine Chandler

There is no question that literature and life are inextricably connected.  Authors often use their own personal experiences as raw material for their creative projects, whether those projects take the form of novels, short stories, essays, or poetry.  For students of literature, there can be no greater thrill than to unearth these biographical connections by speaking directly to the artist himself/herself.  This was the case for both Alyson Breslin and Maegan Sheehan, members of the

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Marc Scocca, Veronica Tadross, & Julia Zacharski Commended by the National Merit Scholarship Program

Congratulations to seniors Marc Scocca, Veronica Tadross, and Julia Zacharski, who have all been named Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation have been recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2016 competition by taking the 2018 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®) “The young men and women being

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Class of 2020 Graduation Awards

Major Award Honorees Wilmarr Joseph Saint Surin Nicole Theresa Aponte Kellenberg Memorial High School General Excellence AwardOutstanding Young Man & Young Lady Wilmarr Joseph Saint Surin & Nicole Theresa Aponte Joseph Anthony DeMarco Krista Marie Handler Kellenberg Memorial High School Father Francis T. Keenan, S.M. Valedictorian Award Joseph Anthony DeMarco & Krista Marie Handler Joseph Anthony DeMarco Krista Marie Handler Academic Excellence Award Awarded to the Young Man & Young Ladywith the Highest Cumulative Averages

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Freshman Scripture Projects: A KMHS Tradition Continues

“It is about using the talent God gave you, doing your best, and using that talent to teach others about faith.” This is what Mr. O’Brien tells his Scripture classes each year when he assigns the now-famous Scripture Timeline Project “Extravaganza.” Brother Patrick Cahill, S.M. puts the project into a great perspective: “I think this project is an extension of our mission as Scripture teachers—to help the Scriptures come alive for our students! Mary is

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The 2020 Spring Phoenix & Firebird Virtual Concert & Art Show

National Anthem – Sung by Senior Members of Phoenix Chorus FIREBIRD ORCHESTRA  Colors of the Wind – Alan Menken (Arranged by Eder Garcia) FIREBIRD CHORUS Sing Unto the Lord – Henry Purcell (Arranged by Hal Hopson) Take Me to Higher Ground – Carl Strommen FIREBIRD BAND Byzantine Dances – Carol Brittin Chambers Exhilaration – Michael Story PHOENIX CHAMBER ENSEMBLE Andante Festivo – Jean Sibelius   PHOENIX CHORUS Stop By Lord – Doris Wesley Bettis Come,

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