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This Catholic school network produced nine Rio Olympians
Top left to right, Anabelle Smith, Katie Ledecky, Lia Neal, bottom left to right, Erin Rafuse, Gaby Lopez, KK Clark. Courtesy of Sacred Heart Schools.
By Maggie Maslak
For Immediate Release
August 2, 2016
Dear Sacred Heart Community,
2 August 2016
General Chapter 2016 is happy to announce the election of
The Rio 2016 Olympics are almost here and we are excited to share that so far we know of several people participating in the Olympics with Sacred Heart ties:
Katie Ledecky a swimmer from StoneRidge, Bethesda, MA
Some North Shore middle school students got a brief preview of life on a high school campus by participating in Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart’s 2016 summer school program. Girls entering grades six through eight in the fall joined in two of the enrichment classes offered this summer at the all-girls college preparatory day and boarding school in Lake Forest. Most of them experienced community service firsthand by performing it at 10 Lake County sites, while the others learned about Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” and then performed an abbreviated version of it.