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Katie Ledecky ’15 had the unique opportunity to be in the April issue of Vogue. Author Robert Sullivan calls Katie “the greatest athlete in America, and maybe the planet…” Katie had a photo shoot for this issue by world-renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz. Ms. Leibovitz came to Stone Ridge on January 20, 2016 to shoot Katie in and out of the SR pool. With an entourage of assistants and plenty of lighting, Katie followed the guidance of Ms. Leibovitz throughout the morning. The SR photography students were fortunate to watch the process.
Lord and lover of humankind,
teach us to groan as you must groan
sudden mourners, all of us.
Cry with us
instruct us in the language of lamentation.
Academy of the Sacred Heart hosted Girls Leadership Weekend
Sacred Heart Student named 2016 National Merit Finalist
Catherine Ronan Karrels, Head of School at Stone Ridge, attended the National Association of Independent Schools conference in San Francisco in February. One of the highlights of her time while there was the visit she made to the RSCJ community at Oakwood. The Oakwood Community is located on the same campus as the Sacred Heart Schools in Atherton, and is home for 50 retired Religious of the Sacred Heart. Mrs. Karrels was able to visit with these RSCJs to share a quick update about Stone Ridge. She found it remarkably touching to see many familiar faces (including Stone Ridge legends Sr.