Tag: Convent of the Visitation School

Perfect ACT — times three — rooted in Catholic education

Perfect ACT — times three — rooted in Catholic education

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall High School student Claire McMahon had extra pressure when taking the ACT college entrance exam this fall.

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Congratulations, 2017 graduates

Congratulations, 2017 graduates

| May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit is highlighting three students who credit their Catholic education with providing opportunities to help them learn about the world, serve others and grow in their faith.

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Lifelong Vis student faces health challenges with community by her side

Lifelong Vis student faces health challenges with community by her side

| Anne Fredrickson | May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

“I’ve been very grateful that I was raised in a faith-filled community, because it’s been really helpful to have my faith to turn back to. Many times when I’ve wondered why this is happening to me, I’ve always been able to turn to God, to know he has a plan and is looking over me,” Daniewicz said.

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Visitation names new head of school

Visitation names new head of school

| December 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Convent of the Visitation School in Mendota Heights has named Rene Gavic head of school effective July 1, 2016.

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Teen inventor deems violin a healing instrument

Teen inventor deems violin a healing instrument

| Bridget Ryder for The Catholic Spirit | January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

In between ski racing, violin practice, school and being an altar server, Sarah Betts invented a device that has already improved the lives of people who suffer from arthritis.

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News Notes – February 27, 2014

News Notes – February 27, 2014

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

– Rite of Election set for March 9
– Visitation teacher honored by social studies council
– Hill-Murray girls top BSM for state hockey title

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Teenager’s artistic expression finds spiritual meaning

Teenager’s artistic expression finds spiritual meaning

| Christina Capecchi | November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Emily Dinsmore, a senior at the Convent of the Visitation High School in Mendota Heights, created a banner illustrating the virtue being spotlighted in the 2013-2014 school year: joyful optimism.

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Ladybugs ladybugs ladybugs

Ladybugs ladybugs ladybugs

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Convent of the Visitation School third-grader Caroline Schlehuber, right, reacts to the many ladybugs crawling on her hand as classmate Logan Kinsella watches.

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Girl with ‘giving heart’ makes a difference for kids in need

Girl with ‘giving heart’ makes a difference for kids in need

| July 17, 2012 | 1 Comment

Eight-year-old’s vision leads to creation of Simon Says Give charity

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Social justice comes alive at Visitation School

Social justice comes alive at Visitation School

| Christina Capecchi | February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic call to social justice presents a thrilling adventure, and when presented the right way, teenagers embrace it wholeheartedly.

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Visitation’s Christmas stockings cheer North Minneapolis

Visitation’s Christmas stockings cheer North Minneapolis

| Christina Capecchi | December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

In the wake of last May’s tornado and the tough economy, the Convent of the Visitation School’s long-standing Christmas stocking tradition to distribute gifts to low-income families in the Minneapolis neighborhood has been met with even greater appreciation this year.

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News Notes: St. Nicholas renovation reaches the mountaintop

News Notes: St. Nicholas renovation reaches the mountaintop

| April 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Other Notes:
– Father Keiser 40th Jubilee
– Local Nobel nominee
– Visitation Robettes winners

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