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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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Why Community Service is Essential for a High Schooler

Posted by Rick Voell on Jan 31, 2017 2:15:00 PM

Some boarding schools offer excellent opportunities for students to get involved in service-related activities. Similarly, many boarding schools provide ample opportunity to combine community service with a high school curriculum. Combining community service into the regular routine of a high schooler’s schedule is a poignant teaching tool for the maturing adolescent.

Note: If you’re interested in learning about St. Lawrence Seminary High School, we invite you to download our guide outlining The Weekend Visit Experience at St. Lawrence.

So what are some of the benefits of community service?

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Topics: Mission & Values

St. Lawrence Seminary’s Angel Tree Project

Posted by Katie Daane on Dec 20, 2016 11:46:00 AM

Advent literally means “coming,” and it is celebrated by many Catholics as a time of preparation. We look to the coming of Christ and work to spread His message of love and hope with all whom we encounter.

While many people in the world prepare for Christmas in myriad ways, the students and staff at St. Lawrence Seminary High School prepare for it in one very special way: through their participation in Angel Tree, a Prison Fellowship program.

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Topics: Faith & Formation, Mission & Values, Residential Life & Co-curricular Activities

4 Defining Aspects of St. Lawrence Seminary High School

Posted by Francisco Sauceda on Oct 18, 2016 2:56:00 PM

 

St. Lawrence Seminary High School has a unique past, one that includes over 150 years of bishops, priests, famous alumni, and most importantly a brotherhood that cannot be described with ordinary words. It has called boys to live in a life of service, humility, and most importantly, faith as their foundation. St. Lawrence has been able to mold boys into being young men of faith while preparing students for a successful and spiritually-rich life post graduation.

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Topics: Mission & Values