Archive | May, 2012

Gateway High School National Honor Society Book Drive

Pierce Lewien, a representative from the Gateway High School National Honor Society delivered two boxes of great library books for our scholars.  Approximately 35 members of the group raided their home libraries to select great titles for the book drive.  The donation came at just the right time, as Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado is kicking […]

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Wish List Wednesday

Please contact Tracy at 720-524-2061 if you have, or can help secure, any of these items for the residences.  The staff and students would be greatly appreciative — and better equipped! Bike helmets Folding tables/chairs Can opener Aluminum foil Auto shut-off electric kettle Saran wrap Ankle socks Dishwasher detergent Backpacks Tall kitchen trash bags White/beige x-long […]

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Congratulations Stephanie!

Stephanie had her 8th grade continuation today from St. Therese.  She will be attending Regis Jesuit High School.  She finished the school year with a 3.09 GPA, which placed her in the Honor Roll.  She also received an award for the highest average in pre-algebra and for showing an attitude for success.

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A Day on the Thomas Family Ranch

Scholars went to the Thomas family ranch on Saturday to learn about life on the farm and horsemanship.  They groomed the horses, learned how to lead and ride them, sat on a donkey, chased chickens, played soccer in the backyard, ate hamburgers and had an all around good day out in the sun.  Some scholars […]

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Wish List Wednesday

Please contact Tracy at 720-524-2061 if you have, or can help secure, any of these items for the residences.  The staff and students would be greatly appreciative — and better equipped! 45 watt light bulbs One-ply toilet paper Can opener Aluminum foil Auto shut-off electric kettle Saran wrap Ankle socks Dishwasher detergent Backpacks Tall kitchen trash […]

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Around the House

April showered us with educational opportunities and brought us many flowers of enlightenment.  Life in the Boys Hope Girls Hope homes rarely gets boring. Alexis and Aaliyah partied it up at prom while Stephanie prepares for her Catholic celebration of Confirmation.  Adan and Ahmarri have been hanging out with their mentors, dining at fun restaurants […]

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Carolina’s Visit to California

My trip to San Diego, California was amazing!  My favorite part was Sea World and the mini amusement park we visited.  My favorite ride at Sea World was Journey to Atlantis.  Even though I was very scared to go on it, I did and I was proud of myself.  The food in San Diego was […]

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