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Mrs. Badger shared this photo of students from the Saint Joe’s Sustainability Club watching a demonstration on soap-making using the cold-pressed process. Senior Katie McGraw conducted the demo; she completed her Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science research project on how different fat ratios affect the longevity of soap. She won a first place award at the regional competition and is advancing to states. Congratulations and good luck to Katie!
The Sustainability will begin making soap in small batches under Katie’s and Mrs. Badger’s supervision with plans to hopes sell or donate their product.
The 2018 Chemistry Olympiad Exam took place on Tuesday, March 27. Ten students from Saint Joe’s participated along with 115 students from seven other high schools. Congratulations to Peter Forstmeier and Anna Griggs who earned the top two scores for Saint Joe’s! They will each receive a $50 gift card from the American Chemical Society. Peter also placed 4th overall and will move to the next level of competition on April 19. Way to go, Peter!
Dean of Students Malissa Martin shares that we are gearing up for the 2018 Salt & Light Serve-a-Thon, a school-wide event with the purpose of raising beneficial funds for Saint Joe’s while giving back to our community. Support our students by making a contribution to their Salt & Light service efforts!
- Boal Mansion
- Centre Region Parks & Recreation
- Centre Volunteers in Medicine (CVIM)
- Housing Transitions
- Millbrook Marsh Nature Center
- Mount Nittany Conservancy
- OLV Preschool
- Schlow Centre Region Library
- St. Vincent de Paul
- State College Food Bank