100th Anniversary of Literary Giant: Octavio Paz

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To commemorate the 100th anniversary of literary giant, poet and thinker, Octavio Paz, students in ASPV’s Latin-American literature class displayed a literary installation art piece in the secondary school walkway. Hanging from lines above the walkway were printed thoughts and outtakes from works of the Nobel Prize winning writer. Included was “Niña,” which Paz dedicated to his daughter Laura Elena … Read More

100th Anniversary of Literary Giant: Octavio Paz

john lundFaculty & Staff, SecondaryLeave a Comment

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of literary giant, poet and thinker, Octavio Paz, students in ASPV’s Latin-American literature class displayed a literary installation art piece in the secondary school walkway. Hanging from lines above the walkway were printed thoughts and outtakes from works of the Nobel Prize winning writer. Included was “Niña,” which Paz dedicated to his daughter Laura Elena … Read More

Down the rabbit hole…

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Friday, March 21st, 12th graders enrolled in British Literature participated in a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party. Seniors have recently finished Lewis Carroll’s, Alice in Wonderland. For a portion of their 3rd quarter grade students read their final papers that were inspired by the following writing topics; School as Wonderland, Creative Comparison of Characters, Fiction, or Memoir. As an extra credit … Read More

Down the rabbit hole…

aromeroFaculty & Staff, SecondaryLeave a Comment

Friday, March 21st, 12th graders enrolled in British Literature participated in a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party. Seniors have recently finished Lewis Carroll’s, Alice in Wonderland. For a portion of their 3rd quarter grade students read their final papers that were inspired by the following writing topics; School as Wonderland, Creative Comparison of Characters, Fiction, or Memoir. As an extra credit … Read More

Liam Santa Cruz Wins 2nd Place, Mexico Regatta Cup 2014

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On Friday, March 21, ASPV seventh grade student Liam Santa Cruz took the second place medal in the Sub-15 Windsurf Bic Techno category in Mexico’s Regatta Cup 2014. Although the wind surf competition already took place from March 18-21, the regatta will conclude on March 30. The Mexico Regatta Cup is an event of great reputation and takes place every … Read More

Liam Santa Cruz Wins 2nd Place, Mexico Regatta Cup 2014

aromeroSecondary, StudentsLeave a Comment

On Friday, March 21, ASPV seventh grade student Liam Santa Cruz took the second place medal in the Sub-15 Windsurf Bic Techno category in Mexico’s Regatta Cup 2014. Although the wind surf competition already took place from March 18-21, the regatta will conclude on March 30. The Mexico Regatta Cup is an event of great reputation and takes place every … Read More

“Antigone” A Call to Prudence

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10th grade World Literature II class performed the play Antigone by Sophocles. Students worked in groups of three to translate their scene of the play to modern English, create a Greek mask, plan out costumes and props, memorize lines, and practice their performance. They did an excellent job and should be proud of their hard work! Kelly Morlan de Pérez … Read More

“Antigone” A Call to Prudence

aromeroSecondary, StudentsLeave a Comment

10th grade World Literature II class performed the play Antigone by Sophocles. Students worked in groups of three to translate their scene of the play to modern English, create a Greek mask, plan out costumes and props, memorize lines, and practice their performance. They did an excellent job and should be proud of their hard work! Kelly Morlan de Pérez … Read More