The Senior Sendoff was marred by the Sophomore class wining the 2018-19 Class Competition. A shortened competition saw the four classes field six-man handball teams with the Juniors beating the Freshmen 5-2. The surging Sophomores lost to the Seniors 3-2 in the first round. In the battle for third place, the sophomores triumphed over the freshmen 1-0. For bragging rights, the juniors and seniors had such a spirited competition that it went into several overtimes, resulting in a final shootout. Here, the seniors outscored the juniors 2-1. When the points were tallied, emcee Isaiah Lattimore ’19 announced that the sophomores … Continue reading Sophomores win Class Competition
At Monday’s senior night, the Lady Panthers made a statement with a 10-3 win over the Notre Dame Blazers. The win knocked their rival to third place in the standings, leaving SVPHS in second, confirming a playoff berth. Seniors Coreena … Continue reading 1! 5! 8! They Did Pretty Great!
Senior Jose Romero was named the April Student of the month. The virtue was selflessness, someone shows compassion for the needs of others and takes action to help them. Someone who makes others’ happiness a priority. Someone who is willing … Continue reading Romero’s Selflessness earns him April Student of the Month
The Advent Food Drive is a time at Pallotti where students donate non-perishable items. It begins on Monday and ends on December 17. It benefits the local homeless shelters in Laurel during the winter Christmas season. Students are able to … Continue reading Tis the Season for Advent Food Drive to help Laurel
On Thursday, March 14 the Foreign Language Department hosted their annual Foreign Language Honors Society Induction ceremony. Students who have reached level 3 in their language and maintained an A or a high B were rewarded with an invitation to … Continue reading Félicitations et Felicitación
Coreena Brogden Starting next academic school year, Pallotti will be removing of the multiple one-semester, senior English electives. In their place will be Senior Literature, a new, year-long course. Ms. Amy Belinky will teach the course, which she helped design … Continue reading New Senior English Course Replaces Electives
All four classes met individualy with Principal Jeff Palumbo regarding reinfocring the existing school rules. On Tuesday, Palumbo and Dean of Students Catherine Edwards met with the junior class. Palumbo covered the recent uptick in misbehavior which has been witnessed by parents, teachers, other students, and visitors. Given the volume of comments received, Palumbo felt the time had come to address it class by class. With admissions being down over the last few years, he felt it was a result of poor hallway behavior, language, improper phone usage, and uniform infractions. “I know when two boys are arguing in the … Continue reading Palumbo Cracks Down on Behavior