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Alverno Seniors Celebrate National College Decision Day
This month members of Alverno Heights Academy’s Class of 2018 joined in the celebrations for National College Decision Day by sporting their college sweatshirts. As in years past, Alverno Heights Academy is excited and proud that 100 percent of our graduates were accepted to college! To date, these young women have received over $3.5 million in scholarships and grants with awards still rolling in.
Alverno graduates will be attending the University of California campuses in Berkeley, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz. Private, out of state, and international universities being attended by members of the Class of 2018 include American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Art Center College of Design, Azusa Pacific University, Boston College, Cal Lutheran University, Caltech, Chapman University, Georgia Tech, Holy Names University, Ithaca College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount St. Mary’s University, Otis College of Design, Pace University, Sarah Lawrence College, University of Portland, University of San Diego. Additionally, members of the class of 2018 have chosen the California State Universities in Channel Islands, Fresno, Pomona, San Diego, San Francisco, and Sonoma as their home for the next four years. Finally, Alverno will have graduates at Citrus College, Glendale Community College, Pasadena City College, and Santa Monica College.
Alverno Heights Academy’s Baccalaureate will be held on Friday, June 1 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Rita’s Church at 318 North Baldwin in Sierra Madre. Alverno’s Commencement will be held on Saturday, June 2 at 5:30 p.m. on the Alverno terrace. Tickets are required for Graduation.
“Over the course of four years, these young women have worked incredibly hard to get to this exciting moment,” said Julia V. Fanara, Head of School. “We are extremely proud of their accomplishments and although they will be missed, we wish them well on this next big adventure in their lives. They are joining more than 3,800 Alverno alumnae who have all gone on and made a lasting impact in this world and we cannot wait to see what contributions these graduates make.”