St. Mary’s rich history retraced in Oregonian article
“St. Mary's opened its doors in 1859, the same year Oregon shook off territorial status and became a state. It is the oldest secondary school in the state. It gave birth to the oldest women's liberal arts college in the West. And like Oregon, it continues to grow,” writes Oregonian journalist John Killen. Read the full article retracing St. Mary’s history titled, Past Tense Oregon: 90 years ago, St. Mary's Academy faced down Klan-backed law and won.
MercyCorps CEO Neal Keny-Guyer’s Commencement Address
Congratulations to the class of 2015 who graduated on Saturday, May 30. Read the inspiring commencement speech
by Neal Keny-Guyer, CEO of MercyCorps and parent of a St. Mary’s graduating senior.
St. Mary’s Academy hears from experts, CEO’s on the future of learning, leading and innovating
On Monday, May 18, St. Mary’s Academy hosted a unique forum that called on experts in education, business, technology and development to help enrich the school’s vision for campus expansion. St. Mary’s Academy’s Post Office Block Development Community Forum: The Future of Learning, Leading and Innovating attracted 200 of the school’s community members eager to hear from keynote speaker Renée James, President of Intel, and a high caliber of panelists from Portland’s higher education, business and development communities. Read more.
The Blues swing their way to the top: St. Mary’s golf team wins state championship
The St. Mary’s Academy varsity golf team took first place in the 2015 Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) 6A Girls Golf State Tournament held on May 18 and 19 at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis, Ore. The Blues took first place with a score of 649, defeating West Linn by one stroke and Sheldon by two. Read more.
Register for the 2015 Summer Program!
Registration for St. Mary’s Academy’s 2015 Summer Program is now open! We are excited to partner with Adventures Without Limits (AWL) and Saturday Academy to provide full day camp options for middle schoolers in June and July. High schoolers interested in SAT workshops, academic prep classes, filmmaking, finance and more should check out our course offerings in July and August. Click here
for a full course catalog and to register online!