SCA Online News
October 2017
Alma Matters

Pictured left to right: Narda Uljic '18, Student Council President, Imani Davis '19, Teresa Rios '20, Mia Vetri '14 and Dori Vetri

Alumna, Mia Vetri '14, supports breast cancer awareness
Mia Vetri '14 recalls when her mother, Dori Vetri, would come to St. Catharine Academy when she was a student to share information during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Employed at Montefiore, Mrs. Vetri has forged a partnership with the American Cancer Society.  Now that Mia is in college and has some free time on Fridays, Mia has joined forces with her Mom to spread awareness about breast cancer at St. Catharine's.

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Around SCA
Card Party 2017: A Night in Paris, Une Bonne Soirée!

More than 300 SCA alumnae and friends joined for a fun evening at the Annual Card Party on Oct. 26 at Maestro's. Prizes included two free weeks for one child (registration included) at Camp Echo Bay, donated by Salesian High School, and a VIP Country Club Membership Season for a family of four, donated by Michael Morelli.. 

Field Day Fun!

Field Day has become a fall tradition at St. Catharine's. Students compete, show school spirit and enjoy being a part of the SCA family.

Mercy Moment
Sisters of Mercy Mark 170-year Milestone
The Sisters of Mercy were honored for 170 years of dedicated service in the ministry of Catholic education at a special mass for school principals on Friday, October 27, at St. Frances de Chantal Church. In honoring the Sisters of Mercy Community and its commitment to educating the poor, the Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Timothy McNiff announced that a 2017-2018 scholarship will be awarded to a student in the Sisters of Mercy name.  Present for the ceremony were L to R. Srs. Ann M. Welch, Principal of SCA; Patricia Wolf, '62, President; Theresa Condon, former SCA faculty; Sharon Donohue '57; Ann Veronica Bivona, Principal of St. Margaret Mary School, Bronx;  and Helen Scannell, former faculty and staff member.  They are pictured here with Bishop Gerald Walsh, celebrant of the mass.
Sports Shorts

Varsity Volleyball wins on Senior Night

The Varsity Volleyball team swept against Dominican on Senior Night. 
Upcoming Events
Young Alum Gathering for the Classes '14-'17

Friday, January 5, 2018

Share your college experiences with our current seniors 
and come back to catch up with your classmates. 

Please email Ms. Jessica Ruiz, Alumnae Director, if you will be attending.

Alumnae Reunion for Classes ending in 3s and 8s

Sunday, April 22, 2018
Noon to 4 p.m.
St. Catharine Academy

Join us for an afternoon to reminisce and create new memories 
with your fellow classmates.  More information to follow.

If you have any questions about any of these events or would like to be your class representative, please contact Ms. Jessica Ruiz, Alumnae Director at 718-882-2882, ext. 153 or email

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