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2014-2015

8-27-14: Hoop House Allows Student Gardeners to Grow Community Service

Thanks to the generous support of the Lakewood/Rocky River Rotary Club and the Sisters of the Humility of Mary, a 20' x 24' custom Hoop House has been installed on the grounds of Magnificat. Student volunteers have been actively growing vegetables in the house this summer and should be able to continue growing well into December. Vegetables grown will be donated to area food banks. The Hoop House was recently featured on www.cleveland.com and in Sun Newspapers. You can read the story by clicking here.

5-29-14: Hoop House Installed on Magnificat Campus--as seen in West Life newspaper

Thanks to the generous support of the Lakewood/Rocky River Rotary and the Sisters of the Humility of Mary, a 20' x 24' Hoop House has been installed on the grounds of Magnificat. Student volunteers will be growing vegetables in the house to donate to area food banks. The Hoop House will also be used as a classroom space. Reporter Mrs. Sue Botos from West Life newspaper recently visited Magnificat to share this story with Westshore residents, and you can read the article in its entirety by clicking here.

Magnificat Installs Mrs. Renata J. Rafferty as Third President
Mrs. Renata J. Rafferty

Mrs. Renata J. Rafferty

On August 27, 2013, Magnificat High School installed its third President, and first lay leader, Mrs. Renata J. Rafferty. If you haven't yet met our new President and would like to hear her vow to remain true to the Magnificat Mission, please click here. This short video features Mrs. Rafferty's speech from her Installation Ceremony.

  • To view a Photo Gallery from Mrs. Renata J. Rafferty's Installation Ceremony, please click here.
  • Mrs. Barbara Galbincea of Northeast Ohio Media Group (Sun Newspapers and Cleveland.com), was the first to sit down with Mrs. Rafferty to find out more about Magnificat's first lay President. You can read the entire article and enjoy a short video of Mrs. Rafferty introducing the new Marian Commons area by clicking here.
  • West Life newspaper's Mrs. Sue Botos sat down with Magnificat's new President, Mrs. Renata J. Rafferty, for a Q & A session, finding out that Mrs. Rafferty vows to remain true to the school's Mission. To read the article, click here.

 

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