Category: Guest Posts

SHC @ Twitter

  This April SHC’s Inquiry & Innovation (I2) students visited Twitter headquarters here in San Francisco for a behind-the-scenes tour and extensive panel discussion led by senior engineering manager and SHC parent Kathleen Vignos (Josette ’19). The panelists, a team of Twitter... Read More

Irish For a Day: Behind the Scenes at SHC

David, a Saint Cecilia's 8th grader, shares his experience as "Irish for a Day" at SHC! When I first entered SHC for the Irish for a Day Program, I was overwhelmed by the sea of high schoolers. Coming from a school of 600 kids, it’s honestly a bit frightening. When the program began, all... Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Leave California for College

From the unbeatable weather year-round to the tremendous diversity of people and culture (and hundreds of other reasons), California is widely recognized as one of the top states in which to live. In fact, the proof is in the numbers. In addition to being the most populous state, California... Read More

The Varelas: SHC Family of 10

Rafael Varela and his wife, Lilia, have sent each of their eight children to SHC. Their love for SHC grows with each child, a testament to the school's important role in the development of each of the Varela students. Mr. Varela shares with us his experience as an SHC family of 10. How many... Read More

Walkathon Turns 25

Happy Quarter-Century Birthday, Walkathon! This September, SHC students will take to the Polo Fields in Golden Gate Park for the 25th Annual Walkathon. As our sole student-led fundraiser, the Walkathon builds school spirit while raising money for critical projects and initiatives. Over... Read More