Emily Connelly ’24 and Jason Valetanga ’24 Shine in Latin School Spelling Bee

On Tuesday, October 15, the Brother Joseph C. Fox Latin School had its annual Spelling Bee in the Kellenberg Memorial High School auditorium. Thirty-two contestants from grades six, seven, and eight battled through twelve rounds of challenging words such as cellophane, psychiatrist, accommodate, extraordinary, and lieutenant. The students continued with endless energy until it came…

Latin School Featured for the Week in Kidsday

Last week, members of the Latin School’s newspaper club were featured in Newsday’s Kidsday feature. Articles were published each day in the printed editions and online on Newsday’s website. Congratulations to the many Kellenberg Memorial students whose work was featured: Jason Alperin, Theresa Bambrick, Gabriel Blanco, Faith Cairo, Zachary Capuder, Emily Carroll, Isabel Connolly, Kate…

Squires Shine in Inaugural Pro-Life Oratory Contest

Congratulations to squires Hilary Heaney ’23, Michael McQuaid ’23, and Isabel Connolly ’23 who recently placed first in the inaugural Our Lady of Guadalupe Pro-Life Oratory Contest. Through a grade-wide, inter-departmental collaboration during the second trimester, the eighth-grade class worked with their English and Religion teachers on crafting essays focusing on an area related to…