On Oct. 23, Saint Bernard School publicly launched a $3 million campaign for facilities renovations and educational upgrades. So far the school has received about $65,000 in gifts and pledges as part of the campaign's "quiet phase," which began July 1.
Saint Bernard students showed their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Oct. 29 by dressing in pink. The dress down day, organized by Student Council, raised $865 for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation in New London. The foundation devotes all proceeds directly to research.
Saint Bernard alumnus and professional pianist, John Carta '06, led a piano masterclass for SB music students on Wednesday. He spoke to the group about his career as a musician, performed, and listened to several students perform pieces they have been working on.
The Most Rev. Michael R. Cote, bishop of Norwich, celebrated the Junior Ring Mass with the Saint Bernard community Tuesday morning.
Students, teachers, staff and community members filled the auditorium for the special Mass in which the bishop blesses the rings, emblems and symbols of the junior class.