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Georgetown Visitation graduates encouraged to rely on kindness as a simple but powerful virtue

Returning to her alma mater Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Sister Mary Bader – the CEO of St. Ann's Center for Children, Youth and Families – spoke at the graduation ceremony for the class of 2022 there, encouraging the students to show others simple daily acts of kindness in a nation and world that needs that virtue.

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Catholic Standard Features "Leader" Betty Boatwright '22

Wielding a stick, Betty Boatwright has starred in three sports for Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, as a captain for the Cubs’ field hockey, lacrosse and ice hockey teams.

The member of Visitation’s class of 2022 has also been a leader off the playing fields and ice rinks, joining classmates in organizing a pandemic relief effort for health workers, and also earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, that group’s highest honor, for a project encouraging online safety for teens.

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Sr. Loretta & Sr. Mary Berchmans Celebrate Jubilees

While this year is a double jubilee year for our founders ~ the 400th anniversary of Francis' death and the 450th anniversary of Jane's birth ~ we also celebrate a double jubilee of Visitation Sisters' Profession! Sr. Loretta celebrates her 60th Jubilee of her Profession of Vows on Monday, April 25th and Sr. Mary Berchmans celebrate her 70th Jubilee of Profession of Vows on Thursday, April 28.

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Cubs Take to the Stage in Gonzaga’s "Into the Woods"

In mid-March, 13 Visitation students took to the stage of Sheehy Theater with the Gonzaga Dramatic Association in Into the Woods, a musical mash-up of several Brothers Grimm fairy tales (“Little Red Riding Hood,” “Jack & the Beanstalk,” “Rapunzel,” and “Cinderella”), woven together with the story of a childless baker, his wife, and the witch who has cursed them with this fate.

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Junior Cubs Join Eagles for Mock College Admissions Case Study

On Thursday, February 24, 2022, the college counseling offices at Visitation and Gonzaga College High School hosted a joint program, the Eye Street Case Study" on Gonzaga's campus. Juniors and their parents reviewed mock admission files to gain a better perspective about the college admissions process. With over 360 students and parents in attendance, the program was a great success. Forty college admission officers led our student and parent sessions, and the night concluded with a college fair. The energy and excitement was real, and attending in person was even better!

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