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World Kindness Day

November 13, 2019

On Nov. 6, our Fourth Class participated in Wonder Day after reading the book by R.J. Palacio. The students wore blue socks, headbands, bows, etc. to show their love for the book and to remind people to “Choose Kind.” 


Alumni—In Their Words

October 24, 2019

Supportive, inspiring and intellectual are the words Amanda Hasenbeck ’16 uses to describe her experience at the Academy.


Academy Alumni Gathering in KC!

October 17, 2019

We are excited to connect with Academy alums in the Kansas City area on Friday, Nov. 8 from 5 – 7 p.m. for a French-themed Happy Hour at Le Fou Frog (400 E. 5th Street, KCMO).


Remembering with Love and Gratitude

October 14, 2019

Spirit seeking light and beauty, heart that longest for they rest, Soul that asketh understanding, only thus can ye be blest. Thro’ the vastness of creation tho’ your restless thought may roam. God is all that you can long for, God is all his creatures’ home. — Janet Erskine Stuart, RSCJ


Middle School Service

October 10, 2019

On Oct. 4, our middle school students committed themselves to follow in the footsteps of Philippine at the annual Commissioning Liturgy.


National Merit Semifinalists

October 2, 2019

Two graduates from the Class of 2016 have been named National Merit Semifinalists: Natalie Murray and Bridget Hagene! Natalie and Bridget represent less than 1 percent of U.S. high school seniors, which includes the highest-scoring entrants in each state.


Sixth Class Rube Goldberg Machines

September 12, 2019

Our Sixth Class students have been learning about energy transformations. On Sept. 11, they finished up their Rube Goldberg machines. To learn more about Rube Goldberg, click here.


2019 Golf Classic Success

September 11, 2019

It was a beautiful day of fun and competition on the greens of the Missouri Bluffs Golf Club for the 2019 Academy Golf Classic tournament on Sept. 9! Thank you to all our sponsors, golfers, spectators and volunteers for making this event a success. 


Academy Alums in Columbia!

September 4, 2019

Did you know that there are many Academy alums, including several Mizzou students,  living in Columbia or nearby? We’d love to connect with you! Please join us Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 4-6 p.m. for a Pizza Party in Peace Park*!