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sha HOBYSelections webHAMDEN – Sacred Heart Academy sophomores Roselynn Thattil, left, and Gabriela Koziol have been selected to participate in the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) Seminar.

st mary kindness 4th graders 1 web jan16Some of the 28-member fourth-grade class at St. Mary School in Waterbury practice their smiles now that they are kindness ambassadors, thanks to a grant from the Margaret M. Generali Foundation that is supporting the project and the purchase of books for the school library. (Photo submitted)

WATERBURY – Third- and fourth-grade students at St. Mary School have been chosen as “kindness ambassadors,” thanks to a grant from the Margaret M. Generali Foundation.

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Children in the St. Stanislaus religious education program participated in a Nativity play on Dec. 20 in the cafeteria at St. Stanislaus Church in Meriden.

echs prayer shaming video 3 jan16An East Catholic High School student holds a sign in this screen shot from their video against “prayer shaming.”

MANCHESTER – More than 400,000 people have viewed a short video produced and published online by students and administrators at East Catholic High School in response to a recent surge in “prayer shaming.”

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The newly formed concert band made its debut at the annual Christmas concert at St. Peter/St. Francis School in Torrington on Dec. 4.

SrSheila SHA webSister Sheila O’Neill of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, president of Sacred Heart Academy in Hamden, shows her support for #GivingTuesday.

HAMDEN – Sacred Heart Academy will again join #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy, on Dec. 1.

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Students in grades kindergarten through eight at St. Bernard School in Enfield collected food recently for the parish St. Vincent De Paul Society.

ndhs service 2 webJakob Cavanaugh of East Haven, a freshman at Notre Dame High School in West Haven, works with Sydney McEntire, a kindergartner at St. Rita School in Hamden, during Notre Dame's annual Freshmen Service Day Nov. 3. (Photo submitted)

WEST HAVEN – Notre Dame High School’s freshman class did a different kind of schoolwork after arriving on the school’s campus on Nov. 3.

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