Let us pray for one another!
Prayer is a powerful tool that can be used to give strength, hope, courage, comfort and gratitude.
November 21, marks the 70th anniversary since signing the contract with Monsignor English and Mother Mary Simplicita Nehring, Mother General of the Felician Sisters. This contract was to bring the Felician Sisters to teach at St. Joseph’s School in 1948 and then staff the school at Pomona Catholic in 1949.
Fun Facts: Many graduates went on to become Felician Sisters. +Sister Mary Claire (Anna Kehl) Class of 1954, +Sister Mary Patricia Ann (Patricia Ann Loos) Class of 1957, Sister Seraphine (Elizabeth Moynier) Class of 1957, Sister Julianna Francis Marie (Julianne Vagnozzi) Class of 1974, Sister Margaret Marie Padilla Class of 1976, Sister Catalina Marie Batres Class of 1992
Pomona Catholic School is one of approximately 1,000 schools worldwide to implement AP CapstoneTM – an innovative diploma program that allows students to develop the skills that matter most for college success: research, collaboration, and communication. The program consists of two courses taken in sequence: AP® Seminar and AP Research. Developed in direct response to feedback from higher education faculty and college admission officers, AP Capstone complements the in-depth, subject-specific study of other Advanced Placement® courses and exams. College Board’s unique program prepares students for the rigor and challenge of college life through it’s 2 courses: AP Seminar and AP Research. Under the guidance of our talented faculty, students will learn to master argument-based writing skills and experience unique research opportunities. AP CapstoneTM is a College Board program that equips students with the independent research, collaborative teamwork, and communication skills that are increasingly valued by colleges. It cultivates curious, independent, and collaborative scholars and prepares them to make logical, evidence-based decisions.
Pomona Catholic will start AP Seminar in the Fall of 2017.