Spiritual Formation

,

Mornings with Our Moms

Third and fourth-grade girls recently enjoyed a morning with their moms for their annual mother & daughter retreats. A snow day earlier in February moved the third grade girls retreat to Monday, February 25, and the girls were very excited to have...
Read More
, ,

Sixth Graders Share Wonder

Last Tuesday, the sixth-grade girls attended their annual class retreat at Queen of the Family Retreat Center.The day was centered around the theme of friendship, reflecting on the movie Wonder. It was an opportunity to find the “wonder” in each of...
Read More
, ,

Everest Celebrates Pope Day

Every year on February 22, the Catholic Church celebrates the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter. The feast refers to the “Chair” of St. Peter because in ancient times teachers sat down while teaching.  The Chair refers to St. Peter’s authority to...
Read More
,

Prayer, A Relationship

The Catechism of the Catholic Church calls prayer the relationship with the living and truth God. (cf. CCC 2558). Everest Collegiate High School & Academy fosters this relationship in our students through opportunities to pray throughout the day....
Read More
, ,

February Mountaineers of the Month

Congratulations to the February Mountaineers of the Month! Our elementary students exemplified the virtue of the month of honesty. Honesty is when you speak the truth and act truthfully. It means people can rely on us because we are trustworthy. Honesty...
Read More
,

Learning About The Saints

The ECYD team for sixth grade girls met at Everest after school last Wednesday. The meeting was based on St. Jose Luis Sanchez del Rio’s story, a Mexican 14 year old saint and martyr who gave his life during the Cristero War, a time of religious persecution...
Read More
, ,

No Reason to Hide

The seventh-grade girls had their annual retreat last Thursday at Queen of the Family Retreat Center. The retreat theme centered on experiencing Jesus’ love and mercy. One of the highlights for the students was adoration, which was based on the video...
Read More
, ,

Removing Our Masks

The eighth-grade girls had their annual class retreat this month. The retreat was focused on how God’s love for us can lead us to authenticity; knowing that if we are loved just as we are, we don’t need to strive to fit in or reach standard imposed...
Read More