Category: News & Announcements

Alumna Spotlight: Becca Pierce ’17

Becca Pierce ’17 graduated summa cum laude this past May with her B.S. in Kinesiology from San Diego State University (SDSU) and is now a first-year Doctor of Physical Therapy student at SDSU. At commencement, she was chosen as the Outstanding Graduate to represent the Exercise and Nutritional Sciences department and was awarded the American Kinesiology… Read more »

Tuition Assistance for the 2022-23 School Year

PLAN AHEAD NOW FOR TUITION ASSISTANCE FOR THE 2022-23 SCHOOL YEAR Tuition assistance applications for the 2022-23 school year will be accepted beginning Friday, October 1, 2021, through Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST) only. The deadline for applications and 2020 tax returns (federal and state) to be submitted is January 15, 2022. All complete… Read more »

September Newsletter: OLP Athletics

  Dance The OLP Dance Team has had a busy summer and we are excited to be back! We started training in June and have been working hard all summer to prepare for the upcoming season, especially for sideline football with the OLP Cheerleaders. We also attended WCE Summer Dance Experience in July, where we… Read more »

Architects of Change August Monthly Highlight: “Inclusively Yours” the AOC Little Free Library, Charter #125949

The past year brought all of us together in two unforeseen ways: the experience of living the COVID-19 pandemic while also facing the systemic racial inequity crisis across the world. Both of these circumstances became unavoidable and brought forth the opportunity to learn more, listen more, and love more inclusively. The Architects of Change student… Read more »

Research Corner: All Girls Schools Cultivate Mental Toughness

Research Corner: All Girls Schools Cultivate Mental Toughness By Bridgette Ouimette, Strategic Initiatives & Research Director As we approach a new school year, it is an opportunity to reflect on the myriad benefits of a single-sex education for girls. Research released in June underscores these benefits as it relates to the mental toughness of girls…. Read more »

Spring 2021 Honor Lists

Congratulations to our students who have been named to The Head of School’s and First Honor Roll Lists for their academic performance in the Spring 2021 semester at the Academy of Our Lady of Peace. The Administration at the Academy of Our Lady of Peace recognizes this as a highly commendable achievement. The dedication to… Read more »

Architects of Change May Monthly Highlight: Maru Rique ’01

MARU RIQUE INTERVIEW This month, we are highlighting OLP alumna Maru Rique ’01, a true Architect of Change! After attending OLP and San Diego State University, Mrs. Maru Rique realized that she wanted to fulfill her dreams of helping others achieve full happiness. When the COVID-19 pandemic caused a global lockdown in March 2020,… Read more »

National Art Honor Society Students Participate in the Memory Project

By Rhea Lalangan ’22 By Anapaula Rios Miranda ’21 Twenty-three members of the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) created portraits of children in Cameroon for The Memory Project, a nonprofit organization that aspires to create a kinder world through art. The NAHS members made a drawing or painting of a child from a photograph. The… Read more »

Alumnae Updates: May 2021 Newsletter

Celebrating the 50th Golden Reunion of the Class of 1971 As we approach the Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2021, we also look forward to honoring the Class of 1971 on their 50th Golden Reunion during these same exercises on May 27 at 4:30 pm. A committee from the Class of 1971 has been… Read more »