Paul VI Catholic School art teacher Mrs. Jean Wheeler Bordner teaches a high level art class that encompasses three levels and a vast amount of talent. Students work independently in the same class.
‘There is something called the future, and it scares me half to death. Being seventeen, there is so much of this world that I haven’t even seen yet. The years have gone by, and I still haven’t grown up. Part of me wants to stay in a world of innocence and curiosity with all the colors of my youth, but now it’s time to face the truth: my whole world has gone blue.’
By Timothy McCloskey Student Correspondent “I am an English rider, and I’m a hunter,” says Gabby Cecil ’18. “Hunter is a type of riding where you jump, but are judged based on how nicely you jump and how good your equitation (posture) is while you ride. The type [of riding] does not change from pony…
Allison Nguyen’s “Study of Graphene Oxide in Dental Applications” determines “if, when a dental filling composed of graphene oxide or composite resin material is created, then a dental filling composed of 10 mg of graphene oxide would be the strongest when force was applied.” The answer is yes.
Paul VI expects to break ground on the new school in Loudoun County this spring. The contractor is Whiting Turner. VMDO Architects designed the new school, which will be located on Braddock Road between Riding Center Drive and Donerails Chase Drive in South Riding.
Final tallies on Friday, Nov. 18, show that the PVI school community donated 58,959 items, which translates to 49,889 pounds of food.
On November 15, Paul VI students will take part in a World Hunger Day simulation, organized by the Paul VI Student Government Association. The purpose is to raise awareness of hunger and poverty around the world, said Mrs. Hanley, Assistant Principal for Admissions and Student Life.
Students love Paul VI so much that many have come back to teach, including Mr. Kiechlin (‘97) in Math and Mrs. McClellan (’00) in Options.
Panther Press recently interviewed Forster and Susco, who won the election as class co-presidents, also earning them spots on the Student Government Association Executive Board.
Class of 2016, you voted! Here are the results for the senior superlatives …
It’s been a busy year for Paul VI Catholic High School’s music program. In addition to a Star Wars-inspired winter concert and a strings ensemble performance at the Volunteer Fairfax Awards Gala in April, the program looks forward to entertaining runners in the Army 10-miler race in October.