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Applications are now open! A Holy Names student is an innovator, leader and world changer. The opportunities are endless here at HNHS. Admissions Deadline is January 8, 2019.
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Winter Concert

Join us on Friday evening, December 7, at 7pm. Celebrate the holiday season with joyful noise from the Holy Names Orchestra, Vocal Ensemble and Belle Tones.
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Shadow Visits

The best way to learn about Holy Names High School is to visit us! Sign your daughter up for a Shadow Visit to experience what it is like to be a student for the day. Sign up today!
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Principal Kendra Carr on Dictionary.com

A high-school principal may not be a very glamorous profession, but this woman recognized it as a chance to influence the young minds of the next generation and to maybe inspire change early on instead of trying to amend things after they’ve happened.

Here’s her story: https://www.dictionary.com/e/video/words-of-a-high-school-principal/
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Giving Tuesday 11/26

At Holy Names High School, our motto is Noblesse Oblige. A Holy Names graduate understands and acts upon the school motto in her response to the needs of others. We are encouraging everyone in the HNHS community to make a gift by using Amazon Smile and our Library Amazon Wishlist.
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Open House

Sunday, November 18 from 12:00-2:00pm.
Join us for a tour of the historic campus, guest panels, and an in- depth look at Holy Names’ Signature Programs including Engineering, Lab Sciences, Visual & Performing Arts, and much more! Visit our Open House to learn more about our unique high school experience and how we are preparing the next generation of young women.
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Girls in STEM Day

Tuesday, November 6 from 3:30-5:00 pm.

Holy Names High School is hosting a Girls in STEM event! We are partnering up with Girl Powered VEX Robotics and are inviting all middle school girls to join us and create your own circuit robot.
REGISTER ONLINE
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Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore School Benefit

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9 - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11.
Mrs. Dalloway's Bookstore will donate 20% of ALL pretax sales made by your school community back to your school. Everything in the store applies to the fundraiser: kid books, adult books, cook books, gardening books, merchandise, gift certificates...

Online purchases qualify, too. We need is a receipt dated November 9-11.

Encourage your friends, neighbors, and out-of-town family members to for HNHS during the benefit weekend.
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Trip to Kenya shows HNHS students, ‘if you love, you will be loved’

by Carrie McClish, The Catholic Voice

Students from Oakland’s Holy Names High School who visited Daraja Academy in Kenya this summer said that it was an experience like no other.

For Gloria Ulloa-Soto, a HNHS tenth grader, meeting her counterparts at Daraja, which like Holy Names High is an all-girls, but not religious, school, was an “unforgettable experience” that brought mixed emotions. “When I first met the girls, I was a little surprised because of the warm welcome they gave all of us. When you meet someone for the first time....

READ MORE: https://www.catholicvoiceoakland.org/2018/09-17/inthisissue1.htm
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