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Tuesday January 24 2017

Alverno Heights Senior Cassidy Castillo To Receive LA Archdiocese Christian Service Medal

Press Release posted 1/24/17 – Alverno Heights Academy senior Cassidy Castillo has been selected as Alverno’s recipient of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Christian Service Medal for 2017. Cassidy will receive her award on Tuesday, March 14 during a special Mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles. Cassidy, a [...]

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Monday December 21 2015

Wine and Cuisine Tasting Tickets Make Great Gifts!

Press Release posted 12/20/15 – Are you looking for a memorable gift for that special person? Tickets to the 46th Annual Wine and Cuisine Tasting Benefit may be the perfect solution. The event will be held on Friday evening, February 19, 2016, from 7:00-9:30pm at Alverno’s historic Villa del Sol d’Oro, located at 200 N. [...]

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Monday December 21 2015

Alverno High School Inducts New Members Into National Honor Society

Alverno High School Inducts New Members Into National Honor Society

Press Release posted 12/20/15 – The Daemen Chapter of the National Honor Society at Alverno High School has inducted 12 new members into its ranks. Photo courtesy of Alverno  High School, click to enlargeFront: Alicia Lindheimer, Clara Avila, Alexis Baro, Danielle Ramirez, Moondera Rabb, Maria Luchetta, Emily Lopez, Caitlyn Delgadillo, Amy Aghajanian, and Asia Leong [...]

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Sunday December 20 2015

Alverno Welcomes Grandparents and Special Friends to Campus

Alverno Welcomes Grandparents and Special Friends to Campus

Press Release posted 12/20/15 – Alverno High School recently welcomed over 115 grandparents and special friends to campus to participate in Alverno’s annual Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day. Grandparents and special friends were treated to a morning reception in the Alverno library before joining the rest of the student body for Thanksgiving Liturgy. The Liturgy, [...]

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Monday September 28 2015

Alverno High School Starts New School Year With Increase In Enrollment

Press Release posted 9/28/15 – The halls of Alverno High School are a little busier this year as Alverno is reporting an increase in enrollment over last year. “We are thrilled, and grateful, to report that Alverno’s enrollment is up 7.75 percent from last school year. Alverno has made a number of improvements over the [...]

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Sunday May 31 2015

Alverno Softball Makes Final Four with 4-1 Win Over St. Anthony’s

Alverno Softball Makes Final Four with 4-1 Win Over St. Anthony's

Posted 5/31/15 – The Alverno High School Jaguars varsity softball team advanced to the final four of the 2015 CIF Southern Section Softball Playoff Brackets – Division 6 on Thursday, with a 4-1 over St. Anthony’s of Long Beach, led by Player of the Game Katie Taix who pitched six hit ball, including 12 strikeouts and [...]

Thursday May 28 2015

Alverno Softball Wins 2nd Round Playoff Game Against Windward, 6-5

Article “Powered by Narrative Science and GameChanger Media. Copyright 2015. All rights reserved.” - Clara Avila went 3 for 3 at the plate as Alverno Jaguars Varsity took home a 6-5 victory over Windward in eight innings at Glendale Sports Complex on Thursday. She singled in the fourth and sixth innings and tripled in the seventh inning. [...]

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Monday May 11 2015

Alverno Softball Ends Season as Undefeated League Champions , Rodriguez Hits Three Homers, Gets 10 RBIs

Alverno Softball Ends Season as Undefeated League Champions , Rodriguez Hits Three Homers, Gets 10 RBIs

Press Release posted 5/11/15 – The Alverno High School Varsity Softball defeated Ramona Convent 18-10 in the final game of the Horizon League season. With a League record of 10-0, the Jaguars are the undefeated victors of the Horizon League and are headed to the CIF Southern Section for the 18th time in 20 years. [...]

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Thursday May 07 2015

Alverno Softballers Continue Winning Ways

Posted 5/7/15 – The Alverno High School varsity softball team continued it’s winning ways on Tuesday, defeating Sacred Heart of Jesus on SHJ’s field.  Senior catcher Cailen Rodriguez led the way on offense, going 5 for 5, including 3 doubles and a triple.  She knocked in 2 and scored twice in the process. Junior second [...]

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Saturday March 21 2015

Rodriguez Hits 2 HR, but Alverno Jaguars Lose to Maranatha 8-7

Posted 3/21/15 – Despite the best efforts of senior Cailen Rodriguez, who hit two home runs, driving in four, Alverno lost at Maranatha in the final inning.  Alverno got off to a good start, scoring in their first at bat, but Maranatha answered with two in the bottom of the first.  Each team scored two [...]

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Monday February 17 2014

Twenty Couples Renew Vows for Valentine’s Day

Twenty Couples Renew Vows for Valentine's Day

Posted 2/17/14 – Twenty couples renewed their marriage vows in front of friends and family on Valentine’s Day at Alverno High School’s Villa del sol d’Oro as part of a fundraiser for the Rotary Club of Sierra Madre’s International Water Project.  Each of the couples paid a fee to participate, and guests paid to attend. [...]

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Saturday April 20 2013

Alverno High School to Present Godspell April 25, 26

Alverno High School to Present Godspell April 25, 26

Press Release posted 4/20/13 – Alverno High School is proud to present Stephen Schwartz and John-Michael Tebelak’s Godspell on April 25 and 26 at 7:00 p.m. the Lanterman Theater in La Cañada. Told almost entirely through song, Godspell presents the Gospel of Matthew to a group of modern “hipsters” spending time in a city junkyard. [...]

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Monday February 11 2013

Forty-Seven Alverno Seniors Make A Commitment to Give Back

Press Release posted 2/11/13 - Alverno High School Community Service Fair raises more than $1,100 for charities  Alverno High School recently hosted its Third Annual Alverno Community Service Fair, which showcased the senior class’ self-created service projects ranging from fighting abuse and cancer to providing funds for schools and art programs. The fair grew out of [...]

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Wednesday January 09 2013

Alverno High School To Host Third Annual Senior Service Fair

Press Release posted 1/9/13 - As a new year begins, Alverno High School would like to invite members of the local community to attend the Third Annual Alverno Service Fair on Thursday, January 10 from 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. The fair will showcase self-created projects by Alverno’s senior class ranging from fighting abuse and cancer [...]

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Monday December 10 2012

Busy Week of Events at Alverno High School

Busy Week of Events at Alverno High School

Press Releases posted 12/10/12 – Alverno High School campus will be busy between now and Sunday, with three events scheduled that the general public is invited to attend..See below for more information.  All three events have been added to the SierraMadreNews.Net Community Calendar at www.SMCalendar.info. Alverno High School To Host Annual Candlelight Celebration Candlelight Celebration includes [...]

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Tuesday November 20 2012

Alverno Varsity Volleyball Celebrates First CIF Championship Title in School History

Alverno Varsity Volleyball Celebrates First CIF Championship Title in School History

Press Release posted 11/20/12 - Alverno became CIF Division 5AA Champions After Defeating Pomona Catholic For the first time in school history, the Alverno High School Varsity Volleyball can claim the title “CIF-SS Champions.” The Jaguars volleyball team brought home the title after defeating Pomona Catholic 25-15, 27-25, 25-22 in the Saturday, November 17 Division 5AA [...]

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Saturday February 04 2012

An Afternoon at The Villa to Support Friends of the Library

An Afternoon at The Villa to Support Friends of the Library

Posted 2/4/12 - The 42nd Friends of the Sierra Madre Library Wine Tasting will take place on Sunday February 12th from 2:00PM – 5:00PM at the Alverno High School Villa del Sol d’Oro, located at 200 N. Michillinda Avenue, Sierra Madre, CA.  The event is sponsored by The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library, a non-profit [...]

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Saturday February 04 2012

Alverno to Honor Anniversary of Japanese EQ/Tsunami with Japanese Visitors

Posted 2/4/12 - On Monday, February 6, 2012, Alverno High School will welcome 80 visitors from the Uekusa Bunka Girls High School in Tokyo, Japan. For the past nine years, the students at Uekusa Bunka have made the 5,000 mile visit to see Los Angeles and visit their sister school in Sierra Madre.   The morning will [...]

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Thursday January 19 2012

Alverno Wins Game Against Sacred Heart of Jesus, 5-0

Alverno Wins Game Against Sacred Heart of Jesus, 5-0

 Updated 1/19/12 – We received word from Alverno that the press release stating that Alverno had won its 11th straight championship was in error, and we have made the correction.   Posted 1/19/12 – Alverno’s soccer team won their game against Sacred Heart of Jesus on January 13th.  Having lost their first league game to Bishop [...]

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Wednesday December 28 2011

Getting to Know the 2012 Sierra Madre Rose Float Princesses

Posted 12/28/11 – On Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, the Sierra Madre Rotary Club had its weekly meeting at Alverno High School, in the historic Villa del Sol d’Oro.  The meeting began with a performance by the Alverno Singers and Concert Choir (click link to view the performance).  Following the singers were oral presentations by three of [...]

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Tuesday December 13 2011

Local Community Invited to Attend Alverno’s Candlelight Celebration

Local Community Invited to Attend Alverno's Candlelight Celebration

The Christmas season brings wonderful traditions to Alverno High School including the annual Candlelight Celebration. This year, Alverno will host this special tradition on Wednesday, December 14th at 7pm. The entire Alverno community will gather near the Villa Del Sol d’ Oro and take part in the story of Christmas from the birth of Jesus [...]

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Thursday October 20 2011

Alverno Celebrates the Gifts of Its Founders

Alverno Celebrates the Gifts of Its Founders

Alverno High School is fortunate to have its roots with both the Sisters of St. Francis and the Immaculate Heart Community, and the October 4 Founders’ Day celebration blended their traditions and the year’s school theme with great success. “Beyond Borders” is this year’s theme at Alverno. Students were matched into “families” of mixed grade [...]

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Thursday October 20 2011

Alverno to Host Networking Event

Alverno to Host Networking Event

Alverno High School will host a business networking event featuring job information from local organizations at the Villa del Sol d’Oro on Wednesday, November 2nd from 6 to 8pm.  Here are some of the highlights of the event! ~ Alverno is partnering with “Women at Work” and “WINTER: Women in Non-Traditional Employment Roles” to present this joint event. [...]

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Sunday October 16 2011

2012 SMRFA Float Princesses Named

2012 SMRFA Float Princesses Named

Posted 10/16/11 – The Sierra Madre Rose Float Association announced their 2012 Rose Float Princesses on Sunday at a reception at “The Lodge” on Sierra Madre Blvd.  The four princesses were selected from twelve applicants, all of whom were in attendance and were introduced prior to the naming of the young ladies selected to ride [...]

Tuesday October 04 2011

“Sierra Madre Honors” Dinner Honors Volunteers, City Employees

  Posted 10/4/11 – The following is the text presented by Emcee Frank Hall at the Sierra Madre Honors Dinner, held at Alverno  High School on Thursday, Sept. 29th.  This was the sixth annual Honors Dinner, which recognizes community volunteers and City employees. “Our first award, the Youth Service Award, recognizes residents ages 11 – [...]

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Monday October 03 2011

Alverno’s Hamilton Leads State in Volleyball Kills

Alverno’s Hamilton Leads State in Volleyball Kills

Posted 10/3/11 – Max Preps has named Alverno High School junior Jessica Hamilton number one in the state of California with 264 kills in games so far this year.  Jessica only began playing volleyball in 7th grade and says she really took to it. Freshman year she was on the Varsity team and has never [...]

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Sunday October 02 2011

Five Alverno Cross-Country Athletes Medal at Bell-Jeff Invitational

Five Alverno Cross-Country Athletes Medal at Bell-Jeff Invitational

Posted 10/2/2011 - Five Alverno runners climbed the medals platform to receive medals at the Bell-Jeff Cross Country Invitational on September 24.  Both Varsity and JV teams improved their times over the year before. Eryn Blakely ran a fast 19:24 with Katherine Haysbert close behind with a 19:57.  Also receiving medals were Rachel Achterman, Adrianna Martinez, and [...]

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Monday September 26 2011

Alverno Junior Jumps to Victory

Alverno Junior Jumps to Victory

Alverno High School junior Eryn Blakely won three blue ribbons at Showcase Stables’ horse show in Redlands. It was her first competition riding Havana Knights. Eryn calls the event a “warm-up” to see where she and the 16.2 hand thoroughbred are in preparation to represent Alverno in the first IEL (Interscholastic Equestrian League)show at the [...]

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Tuesday April 05 2011

Alverno Junior is Named Queen of the Doo Dah Parade

Alverno Junior is Named Queen of the Doo Dah Parade

Alverno High School junior Rosalind Schoen has been named 2011 Queen of the Doo Dah Parade, that funky, funny alternative to the Rose Parade. She’ll preside over the 34th “occasional” annual event at its April 30 march down Colorado Boulevard in East Pasadena. Rosalind beat out dozens of other aspirants with her transformation into the [...]

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Tuesday April 05 2011

Alverno Senior Earns Archdiocese Christian Service Award

Alverno Senior Earns Archdiocese Christian Service Award

At the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, in one of his first acts as Archbishop, Jose H. Gomez presented awards to students from throughout the Archdiocese of Los Angeles for community and parish service during their high school careers.  Alverno High School senior Regina Cabrera received the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Christian Service Award.  In her [...]

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