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Making the decision to enroll in a private, Catholic high school is an exciting one, but it also comes with its questions and challenges. Light on The Hill is designed to keep prospective and current students — and their parents — up-to-date on news, thoughts, and events relevant to the mission and values at St. Lawrence Seminary High School. 

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Student Blog: It’s Tet Time of the Year Again

Posted by Claiemore Tango-an on Jan 20, 2020 2:42:00 PM

The following blog comes from one of our students and was originally published in an issue of Hilltopics, 2019.

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Topics: Campus & Events, Student Blogs

Student Blog: A New Life in Biology

Posted by Andrzej Kielar on Jan 7, 2020 9:08:00 AM

The following blog comes from one of our students and was originally published in an issue of Hilltopics.

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Topics: Student Blogs

Student Blog: Gifts for Angels

Posted by Dominic Nguyen on Dec 17, 2019 3:01:00 PM

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Topics: Residential Life & Co-curricular Activities, Student Blogs

5 Benefits of Earning College Credit in High School

Posted by Francisco Sauceda on Dec 17, 2019 2:55:00 PM

Earning college credit in high school helps students learn time management skills, earn scholarships for college, explore specific fields of study in depth, make room for diverse experiences and save money.

In high school, students should begin thinking about their future college goals. College credit can be earned through advanced placement courses, dual-credit programs, and College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) Exams.

St. Lawrence Seminary High School believes that this is one of the most resourceful things a student can do — and here’s why.

 

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Topics: Boarding School for High School

Why Seminary Schools Build Men of Faith

Posted by Francisco Sauceda on Dec 10, 2019 2:00:00 PM

Attending a seminary school is a unique experience over other schooling options. At a seminary school, students are exposed to core theological disciplines in a supportive, structured environment that encourages personal growth and exploration. This helps shape men of faith and deepen students’ understanding of Catholicism.

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Topics: Faith & Formation, Academics

Student Blog: Crawling for Nature

Posted by Ricky Conlin on Dec 10, 2019 9:00:00 AM

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Topics: Student Blogs

What are the Benefits of a Catholic Seminary School?

Posted by Francisco Sauceda on Nov 26, 2019 1:00:00 PM

Historically, Catholic seminary schools prepared students for ordination to serve in ministry. Today, they prepare students for a wide array of future careers inside and outside the Church. A Catholic seminary school education provides many advantages over a traditional high school experience that aid students throughout their entire lives.

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Topics: Faith & Formation

Student Blog: Love is an Open Door

Posted by Joseph Hall on Nov 22, 2019 8:00:00 AM

The following blog comes from one of our students and was originally published in an issue of Hilltopics.

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Topics: Student Blogs

Student Blog: The Great English Teacher

Posted by Andrew Tran on Nov 12, 2019 1:08:00 PM

The following blog comes from one of our students and was originally published in an issue of Hilltopics.

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Topics: Academics, Student Blogs

Feast of St. Francis

Posted by Francisco Sauceda on Oct 16, 2019 1:15:00 PM

On a cool October evening, Capuchin Franciscan Friars gathered in the chapel of St. Lawrence Seminary in Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin to celebrate the Transitus of St. Francis, a unique Franciscan tradition that commemorates the “transition” of St. Francis from his earthly life to his heavenly reward.

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Topics: Residential Life & Co-curricular Activities