The Alethea

May Crowning

Olivia Ross, Staff Writer

June 2, 2016

Each year the entire Sacred Heart Academy Community gathers in our beloved chapel to celebrate the mother of our Lord Jesus Christ. Students and teachers alike volunteer to be a part of the living rosary which stretches across...

Valentine’s Day… “What’s Love Got to do With it?”

Amanda Savona, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016

When you hear the words “Valentine’s Day” you think of a flying angel with a bow and arrow, chocolate, hearts, roses, and anything remotely romantic, right? Well, it may surprise you that the history of Valentine’s Day...

Lent Challenges

Alicia Pekar, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016

*Drumroll* “Your attention, please! I would like to present a new game show called Lent 2016!” Lent 2016 will involve different challenges which contestants must endure so that they can emerge a transformed person. The three...

Christmas Recollections

Gabriela Perez, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015

It is a snowy Christmas Eve in a small neighborhood containing beautifully lit homes. People surround a table, chatting away in anticipation of a delicious meal. The children anticipate an exciting Christmas morning full ...

How SHA Girls Celebrate Christmas

Amanda Savona, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015

  Sacred Heart Academy is home to a diverse community of students who come from many different backgrounds. This diversity is especially evident in the variety of ways students celebrate holidays and festivals. Since ...

Prayers for a Beautiful Graduate, Nneoma Obi

Abigail Kelly, Head Editor

December 15, 2015

On October 26th, the Sacred Heart Academy community received a heartbreaking email that announced a 2014 alumna of Sacred Heart, Nneoma Obi, was in a medically-induced coma. This news hit many juniors and seniors hard, as many ha...

Heirs of the Kingdom

Alicia Pekar, Staff Writer

October 16, 2015

For many girls, summer is a welcome reprieve from the workload that comes with being a student at Sacred Heart Academy. However, some take this break from the everyday routine and apply it to all aspects of their lives. Many girls...

Lent 2015: Dependence on God and “Other-Centered”

Alicia Pekar, Staff Writer

March 31, 2015

Lent is often a time of dread for many people because they feel the need to give up something that is very hard to live without. However, Lent is a time meant to turn away from sin and grow closer to God. The Church encourages us to d...

Giving Back Beliefs

Abigail Kelly, Head Editor

December 13, 2014

This past August, Ms. Destito joined Sacred Heart Academy’s faculty as a vibrant, young Theology teacher. After as many as six changes in her major, she finally felt she knew exactly what she was being called to teach. “I...

Meet Junior Bilge Felek

Megan Gray, Writer

October 15, 2014

To learn about different cultural backgrounds and religions, I interviewed Bilge “Bea” Felek, a current transfer student to Sacred Heart Academy's junior class. Bea is from a big city in the Western part of Turkey called...

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