News | The Mary Louis Academy - Part 26
Robotics Event for 7th Graders – 2013
Girls from several 7th grade Catholic elementary schools in Queens took part in a robotics event at TMLA on Saturday, May 18. Each of the girls participated in learning, exploring and ultimately building their own robots. The Mary Louis Academy Robotics team helped teach the girls basic robotic and engineering [ read more ]
TMLA Art Show
TMLA Art Department presented its 3rd annual Art Show on Friday, May 17. The show featured works from Drawing, Painting, AP Studio Art, and the first ever Graphic Design classes. Several photos from the event may be found in the Photo Gallery called Visual Arts. Relatives and friends of the [ read more ]
Mission Week at TMLA
CSJ Leadership Club and TMLA Campus Ministry sponsored Mission Week from April 15 – 19. Students and faculty took part in activities and events centered on the CSJ charism of love, unity and reconciliation. One activity included collecting more than 200 “gently used” party dresses and gowns for less fortunate [ read more ]
Swim Scholarship for Tara Mulligan
TMLA Senior Tara Mulligan signed this week with Loyola University on a Swim Scholarship. Tara has been a member of the TMLA Swim team since her 9th year. At the New York State 2013 Championships, Tara finished in the top 15 in both of her events (50 Free and 100 [ read more ]
TMLA’s Nancy Salpepi wins Favorite Teacher Award
Nancy Salpepi, teacher in TMLA’s Science department, received the “My Favorite Teacher” Contest award sponsored by Barnes & Noble. Ms. Salpepi was nominated for this award based on an essay written by TMLA senior Catherine Muldoon.
TMLA Tree of Hope
Students and faculty took part in a prayer service on the TMLA lawn during which a tree was dedicated as the “TMLA Tree of Hope.” The long, low branches of this tree will serve as a place for all to tie a ribbon for their individual intentions for prayer. Students [ read more ]
Parents Association Social
TMLA Parents Association hosted a Social in the school cafeteria on Friday, April 12. This is the main fund raiser of the organization. The evening offered food, prizes, raffles, live and silent auction and enjoyment for all. Photos of this event are in our Photo Gallery.
Art Students visit Neue Gallery . . .
TMLA Graphic Design and AP Studio Art classes visited the Neue Galerie on April 11. They had their own private tour of the museum before it opened to the public. This museum is devoted to early twentieth-century German and Austrian art and design.
TMLA Delete Day
Over 330 students participated in TMLA’s third annual Delete Day on April 10. Students came to the computer resource room and took the opportunity to change their emails and fix their Facebooks, Twitters, Tumblr, and Instagram accounts to remove anything that showed a lack of respect for themselves or others. [ read more ]
“TMLA was always a supportive environment for me. The teachers made us feel like we could achieve whatever we set our minds to. I had no sense that being a scientist was something that was ‘not for girls.’ TMLA empowered me and taught me that women have a ‘place at [ read more ]