Spirit Week Shows Off Lancer Pride

  Let’s take a look at a recap of Spirit Week from junior Nicole Gorny, whose article below was included in the February edition of The Marian Gazette.  Take it away, Nicole: Spirit Week is a time for the classes of St. Mary’s High School to come together and compete, with hopes to beat the… Read more »

St. Mary’s Enrollment Continues to Climb

In a recent edition of Buffalo Business First, enrollment numbers were released for the private high schools in Western New York. A somewhat disconcerting trend is developing among many area schools, like Canisius, St. Joe’s, and Sacred Heart, in that enrollment is on the downward trend over the past five years or so. St. Mary’s,… Read more »

St. Mary’s Students Pay It Forward

In October, St. Mary’s High School took part in the “School Pride” Food Drive, sponsored by the Village of Depew and Tops in Education Program.  The food drive brought together St. Mary’s, Lancaster High School, and Depew High School for a friendly, service-based competition to see who could bring in the most non-perishable foods to… Read more »

Junior Named Altar Server of the Year

St. Mary’s very own, junior Athena Mohamed, was named one of the Diocese of Buffalo’s Altar Servers of the Year! Athena will be honored at the 49th Annual Altar Servers Mass & Awards Ceremony at St. Joseph’s Cathedral this March. Congratulations, Athena!

Leadership Classes Put Theory Into Practice

  St. Mary’s leadership classes completed acts of service this semester to help better the community.  Students were tasked with coming up with a cause or finding an organization that could use a helping hand to demonstrate the kind of positive impact young people can have in their communities. The first class organized a supply… Read more »

St. Mary’s to Pilot New Adjunct Professor Program

St. Mary’s High School is beginning a new Adjunct Professor Program that involves bringing in accomplished professionals and college-level professors to guest lecture in certain classes throughout the semester.  The goal of the program is to take the theories and concepts students learn in the classroom and expose them to the next-level thinking and application… Read more »

Cast List Announced for Spring Musical

  St. Mary’s Performing Arts Department is proud to announce the cast for this year’s musical, Once On This Island!  Without further ado, here is who you will see take center stage March 15-17, 2018:   TiMoune Mackenzie Kwilos Erzulie Christina Federico Asaka Shala Wright Mama Julia Hartloff Andrea Kerry Sullivan   Daniel Alex Denz… Read more »

St. Mary’s Holds College 101 Night

St. Mary’s welcomed back some recent alumni to discuss their experiences about their college application processes and life on campus thus far in College 101 – A Panel Discussion.  The panel was also on hand to answer any questions from the audience, which consisted of current St. Mary’s sophomores, juniors, and seniors along with their… Read more »

St. Mary’s Participates in St. Luke’s Family to Family Drive

  St. Mary’s participated in St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy Family to Family Program this Christmas season.  Under the leadership of the religion department, each class – freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors – “adopted” a family to buy Christmas gifts for to make their Christmases a little merrier.  St. Mary’s students and families collected thousands… Read more »

Junior Heads Up “Ornaments for Elderwood” Drive

  SMH junior, Matthew Rosinski, has made Christmas merrier for so many people this holiday season.  Rosinski took it upon himself to put together an “Ornaments for Elderwood” drive at his high school to honor his late grandmother, Ruth Pearce, who was a resident at Elderwood for a few weeks before her passing.  Rosinski noticed… Read more »