First Reconciliation

This morning, Alexander, Andrew, Frances, Gabrielle, Gianluca, Isabelle, Luke, Olivia, Sofia, and Teo– together with their families– celebrated the sacrament of First Reconciliation in the James Hall chapel. Fr. Lynx of St. Aloysius was our wonderful celebrant. Ms. Gerdes, with all of our non-Catholic second-graders, provided music and support throughout the ceremony. Reconciliation (also known as Confession) is the…

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Students Celebrate Lunar New Year

Current parents, Mr. and Mrs. Li took grades PK-4 on a magical journey from Newark Airport all the way to China to celebrate the Lunar New Year! Students learned about the inspired architecture of the Shanghai skyline, virtually experienced the city’s high-speed magnetic trains, guessed how many rooms are in the palace of the Forbidden City, and even watched…

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Julia Rearden ’26 Makes Poetry Out Loud Championship

On Tuesday, February 5, Julia Rearden ’26 represented Lacordaire Academy at the district-level championships of Poetry Out Loud at the South Orange Performing Arts Center in South Orange, New Jersey. Poetry Out Loud is a national arts education program that encourages the study of great poetry through a dynamic recitation competition for high school students across the country. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and…

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