Battle of the Beards

Ladies and gentlemen, spring break is upon us.  After months of hard work and dedication, our two week of respite are about to commence.  Whether catching up on some sleep, sitting on the beach or just hanging out, spring break is a time of freedom.  While it may be...

Springing Ahead: A Jump Start on the College Search

It has finally arrived – the time teachers, parents and especially the students have been looking forward to. It is spring break.  From sitting on a beach to reading a good book there are tons of things to do.   However, it is not simply relaxing on the beach...

This Article Merits a Read

Once a year, sophomores and juniors all over the country have a day of school in which they take their PSAT, a test (as most know or may infer) intended to ready students for the SAT. However, this isn’t just practice for the actual SAT; students who not only excel in...

You Got a Little Something on Your Forehead

Ash Wednesday is the day hundreds of students across the country face that inevitable question: what on earth is on your forehead? as the person goes to wipe it off with their finger. The black cross on the forehead is the ash of palm leaves that along with the phrase...

Carnaval, One and All!

Mardi Gras: A celebration known for its big parades, vivid colors, and beads, beads, and more beads. At Providence Academy, most people refer to it as Fat Tuesday: the last day they can indulge themselves in whatever they’re giving up for Lent. PA is a Catholic...