Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls
|Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls|
|1000 West Lycoming Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140
|Motto||Vigilate et Orate
(Watch and Pray)
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
|President||Sr. Donna Shallo|
|Principal||Sr. Kathleen Klarich|
|Color(s)||Maroon and White|
|Accreditation||Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools |
|Admissions Director||Maureen Kerr|
|Athletic Director||Adam Buchter|
Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls is a Catholic high school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania located within the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. It is named after Saint Therese de Lisieux and has one of the most award-winning high school newspapers in the archdiocese, The Theresian.
Little Flower school consists of roughly 700 girls and 7 boys. The boys are a part of Little Flower's ESOL Program (English for Speakers of Other Languages). The school's Alma Mater is constantly sung by the students at a number of different events throughout the school year, including dances, proms, and assemblies.
Fall Sports - Cross Country, Golf, Field Hockey, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball
Winter Sports - Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Indoor Track, Swimming
Spring Sports - Softball, Lacrosse, Track and Field
Brea Bee - actress known for her work in Silver Linings Playbook
Courtney Niemiec - professional soccer player, currently playing for the Western New York Flash of the National Women's Soccer League
- D. Bruce Hanes - Former volunteer judge for the Mock Trial team.
- Sr. Evelyn Mattern, farmworker advocate and program associate for the North Carolina Council of Churches
Notes and references
- MSA-CSS. "MSA-Commission on Secondary Schools". Retrieved 2009-05-23.
- Gambino, Matthew (September 18, 2013). "Official who issued same-sex marriage licenses removed as volunteer at Catholic school". Catholic Philly. Retrieved September 18, 2013.