The Academy’s three robotics teams have been hard at work preparing for the First Lego League Robotics Tournament to be held on Saturday, Dec. 1 at Christian High School. The Academy teams consist of Fifth through Seventh Class students that meet after school to use their creativity and showcase their talents in STEM.
Bicentennial Lesson Plan #5-Traveling the Mississippi River, spanning the period July 12 to August 21, 1818, is now available. Lesson 5 details Philippine and her companions’ trip to St. Louis, a beautiful yet treacheous trip up the Mississippi on the steamboat Franklin.
Bicentennial Lesson Plan No. 4 – New Orleans Hospitality, spanning the period May 25 to June 26, 1818, is now available. Lesson 4 details the generous hospitality and support of the Ursuline community, and Philippine’s determination to follow her dream despite the uncertainties of being an immigrant.
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The Shrine of St. Philippine Duchesne has commissioned a Bicentennial medal, available in three finishes (non-precious, sterling silver, and vermeil). The front reads “Rose Philippine Duchesne, 1769-1852”; the back, “Established Sacred Heart Education in America, 1818.” Order online here or visit the Shrine office to view in person.