News | The Mary Louis Academy - Part 2

TMLA Art Majors Win Honors in Scholastic Art Competition

TMLA is proud to announce that our Art majors have won 10 awards in 2022 Scholastic Art and Writing Competition.  The highest honor of Gold Key was awarded to Lena Fordyce for her painting “Entrapment.” Lena’s work will be exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with other Gold Key [ read more ]

TMLA Seniors Win National and State Honors

Mary Louis Academy offers congratulations to Justine Y. Lao who has been named Finalist in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program, an annual academic competition for recognition and scholarships.  TMLA Commended Students for this program include Veena B. Bedasi, Angelina M. Gargano, Vincenza M. Julian, Stephanie B. Starzynski, and awarded [ read more ]

American Institute of Architects Honors Pascale Saint-Louis Sablan ’01

Congratulations to Pascale Saint-Louis Sablan – TMLA Class of 2001 and Trustee Emerita, on her elevation at the Kennedy Center to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects, an honor granted to only 3% of all AIA Members nationwide.   AIA Fellows are recognized for their exceptional work [ read more ]

Athletics Updates

Congratulations to Senior Fiona Mullen for winning 2 prestigious awards this year.  For the story, use this link TMLA Senior Wins Top Awards ATHLETICS  UPDATES – Spring 2022 SPORTS—TRACK and FIELD—At the CHSAA season opener the following athletes won awards:FW Caralinn Becker 4th Place, 1500m run and 800m run; FW [ read more ]

TMLA Gifts for Hour Children

TMLA students were extra generous this Advent season. With the help of Campus Minister Ms. Elizabeth Meittinis and the CSJ Leaders, TMLA was able to provide over 200 gifts for boys and girls in the Hour Children Program.  Toys and crafts for children ages 5-12 were donated by TMLA students. [ read more ]

TMLA Christmas Tree Lighting

The Mary Louis Academy held its 4th annual ceremony of Christmas Tree Lighting on December 6 with the blessing of the pine tree in the school’s Garden Courtyard.  Students and faculty filled the courtyard for the event which included prayer and Christmas selections from TMLA Orchestra and Glee Club.  At the final [ read more ]

We Want to Say “Thank You”

“To our TMLA Family: THANK YOU for helping raise over $320,000 on our Giving Tuesday! TMLA’s Giving Tuesday Initiative was a tremendous success, and we have YOU to thank! In exactly 24 hours, our TMLA Family donated over $320,000 to support the young women of The Mary Louis Academy. TMLA [ read more ]


We are now celebrating the season of Advent. As a church, we use this time to come together to prepare ourselves for the birth of Jesus Christ and to ready our hearts and homes for all He will bring us. As a TMLA community, we encourage everyone to get involved [ read more ]

Hunger and Poverty Topics During Retreat Become Realities at Xavier Mission

TMLA Sophomore Service, Learning and Leadership students participated in an on-campus retreat, led by SLL Homeroom Advisor Mrs. Josephine Russo. In addition to discussions of the realities of hunger and poverty, the students also explored the greater impact that these experiences can have on individuals and families. After school, a [ read more ]

TMLA Group Works to Restore Ecosystem at Seagirt Avenue Wetlands, Far Rockaway

 Members of the TMLA Service, Learning, and Leadership Program volunteered on Nov. 20 at Seagirt Avenue Wetlands in Far Rockaway. Twelve students, alongside SLL Advisors Mrs. Josephine Russo and Ms. Ali Pepe, planted new grasses, put up a goose fence, and cut back an invasive species in order to restore [ read more ]