Friday, May 17, 2013
The Stars' postseason team hopes dimmed at Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis.
The Academy of Holy Angels boys tennis team traveled north to Powderhorn Park in south Minneapolis to meet Minneapolis South High in team sectional tournament competition Thursday. The Gallant Tigers got past the Stars five matches to two. Boys tennis has separate individual sections as well.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Athletic directors from Twin Cities schools will discuss the idea May 16, 2013, according to local newspapers. Included are Totino-Grace, Benilde-St. Margaret's, Holy Angels, St. Thomas Academy, Hill Murray, DeLaSalle and Holy Family.
Monday, April 22, 2013
Derek and Joey Schwartz have a deep bond, WCCO-TV reported.
There are three more chances to see Academy of Holy Angels seniors Derek and Joey Schwartz in a production of Hairspray on stage at the school's campus in Richfield. The fraternal twin brothers' portrayal of married couple Edna and Wilbur Turnblad got the attention of WCCO-TV, which aired a report Sunday: “We’re like an old married couple anyway, like we bicker at each other,” Joey said. But the scene used to be different. The brothers couldn’t be in plays together or even school together. There was a time it seemed the curtain may close for good. ... Joey had cancer, midline carcinoma, which is rare and vicious. See the full report at minnesota.cbslocal.com. The Academy of Holy Angels Starlight Productions' spring musical Hairspray has …
Friday, April 19, 2013
Winter's last gasp is mucking up roads and some students' schedules.
Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield will start two hours late on Friday, April 20, 2013, according to KARE11.com, as Minnesota deals with a springtime winter storm. Commuters can expect a tough slog through the snow that has fallen along with rain, sleet and hail over the last 24 hours. Overnight, a snowplow truck caught fire and was fully engulfed on East River Road north of Fridley, according to a scanner report. Check back here for updates on any other delayed school starts or road-condition updates. And check the Richfield Patch Commute feature for a quick look at traffic conditions in the Twin Cities.
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Performances begin April 13.
Saturday, April 6
Editor's Note: The following is an Academy of Holy Angels press release. The Academy of Holy Angels Starlight Productions' spring musical Hairspray is full of fun, great music, outrageous costumes, and some nostalgia! It’s an ideal destination for a family outing. (Holy Angels is located at 6600 Nicollet Avenue South, Richfield.) Performances are: Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. Reserve your tickets by e-mail! Send the number of tickets you want, the performance you want to attend, and the name under which you want your tickets held to Jan Nordstrom at firstname.lastname@example.org. Then you can pick them up at the Convocation Center lobby desk when you come to the performance. Or call 651-798-2651 …
Sunday, March 24, 2013
Students were placed in one of the three categories depending on their GPA.
Hundreds of students were recently named to the Academy of Holy Angels Trimester II Honor Roll. Students who maintained a 4.000 grade point average (GPA) on a 4.000 scale were named Scholars of Distinction; students who achieve 3.6667 or above earned High Honors; and students who maintained a GPA of 3.2000 receive Honors. Thirty-five resident Richfield students made the list. The entire list can be viewed in the PDF attached to this article in the photo box. Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter
Monday, March 11, 2013
The local skaters successfully defended their national title at the 2013 U.S. Synchronized Skating National Championships in Plymouth, MI.
Team Braemar's junior synchronized skating team successfully defended its national title this week, winning the gold yet again at the 2013 U.S. Synchronized Skating National Championships in Plymouth, MI. The group was in first place following the short program Thursday evening, after skating to music from Bonnie & Clyde. The girls posted their best score of the season, with a 58.57. Friday night saw the free skate portion of the competition, where Team Braemar hit the ice to Cleopatra. The highest combined score of the two events determined the national champion. The win comes just one month after Team Braemar failed to qualify for the World Junior Synchronized Skating Championships in Finland, with the Twin Cities skaters ironically …
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The zoo offers a series of world language days throughout the year.
A team for the Academy of Holy Angels won the Best Display category at the Wednesday, Feb. 6, German Day at the Zoo event at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. The Minnesota Zoo sponsors a series of world language days and invites language students at all levels to attend, according to an AHA press release. Among the events are presentations about the zoo’s collections--delivered in the day’s featured language by upper-level students. AHA is a perennial winner in the competitive events. Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter
The winners will be announced in the spring.
Academy of Holy Angels seniors Sean McSweeney and John Peichel have been named finalists in National Merit Scholarship Competition. The designation means that they continue in competition for National Merit Scholarships to be awarded in the spring. Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter
Monday, February 18, 2013
See who's agreed to play college ball.
Academy of Holy Angels football players Mikias Alipate and Anthony Baysah have signed NCAA letters of intent to play college football. Alipate will enroll at South Dakota State University, and Baysah will enroll at Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter