Ss. Simon and Jude Cathedral School

Jenny Crowned National Geographic Bee School Champion

Jenny Tran was recently crowned the 2016 National Geographic Bee School Champion! She competed against fourth-eighth graders and won the competition! Q. What was it like winning the National Geographic Bee? A. I was surprised a bit and shocked! This was my first time winning something. Q. You also do a lot of volunteering. What are some of the things …

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Meet Claire, Dancer and Musician

Claire always thinks of others before herself. She loves to help others whether it is homework or helping with advice. She is a calm person and very pleasant. Q. How long have you been dancing Ballet? A. I have been dancing ballet since I was three, which is almost 12 years now. I also flamenco dance. Q. You also play …

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Sophia and Abram Have Art Selected for Display

  Ss. Simon and Jude Cathedral School third graders participated in Valley Metro’s 11th Annual Cool Transit STUFF third Grade Art Contest. Winners of this contest will have their artwork displayed in Valley Metro’s 2016 calendar, along with other amazing prizes! A total of 629 third grade students in 39 schools entered this contest. SSJ students Sophia Celaya and Abram …

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DESTINY Tells Us About Little Flowers at SSJ

Destiny is a sixth grader who enjoys being involved in a variety of activities at SSJ! She is a member of the school’s honor choir, is a sacristan for the church, and participates in a special parish girls group known as the Little Flowers. Q. What are the Little Flowers? A. We are rooted in the teachings of Saint Therese …

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Carter and Eli Score Big in Cooperstown Baseball Tournament

Ss. Simon and Jude Cathedral School seventh graders Carter Mattox and Eli Reed spent the first week of September playing at a baseball tournament in Cooperstown, NY. Their team is with the Warrior’s Baseball Academy. Carter and Eli both hit home runs in game seven, and their team is ranked sixth out of 104! When asked what his favorite part …

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Kendell Talks Competitive Horse Riding

Kendall is a busy fifth grade student at Ss. Simon and Jude Cathedral School! She loves to play volleyball and softball and also participates in the school’s Irish Dance program. What makes Kendall so unique, though, is her passion for competitive horse riding. She rides English on Saddlebreds and has been the State Champion for the last five years in …

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