• Internet-based labs boost Scecina students’ computer skills

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications

    Scecina students are getting hands-on Microsoft Office 2016 experience with an entirely online teaching program new to the school this year called LabSim by TestOut. LabSim includes: “Tell Me” video instruction; “Show Me” demonstrations; “Read Me” text summaries; “Let Me Try” simulations; “Test Me” quizzes and exams, and progress reports and assessment tools.TestOut touts this teaching method as “the lessons only experience can teach.”

    Freshman Raina Oxlaj had Microsoft Word experience, but LabSim’s interactive lessons are improving her skills. “It’s really giving us the basic Office skills you will need in... Read More

  • Irish-American organization honors 2 from Scecina

    By Beth Murphy,
    Director of Marketing Communications

    Sister Sheila Hackett (left)and senior Will Ferree are making Scecina proud this St. Patrick’s Day. Both were recognized by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Kevin Barry Division #3, during the AOH’s 147th annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration on March 12.

    Sister Sheila, Scecina’s librarian, was awarded with the 2017 Hibernian Presidents Award. “I was thrilled to be honored with their highest award and be one of the honorees in their nearly 150-year history,” Sister Sheila said. ... Read More

  • Academic Super Bowl drills students on deep knowledge

    By Beth Murphy,
    Director of Marketing Communications

    Scecina students who really want to put their brains to the test join the Academic Super Bowl team. They get to represent Scecina in competitions against other high school teams.

    “If you’re really interested in a certain subject, it will definitely help expand your knowledge of that subject,” said senior Jonathan Card

    Academic Super Bowl isn’t about trivia. Far from it. The competition consists of tough questions, based on a theme and focusing on material not normally covered in high school curriculum. This year’s theme is the French... Read More

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