Celebrating 20 Years of the Academy

First Responders Open House and Alumni Dinner by 11th Grade On Saturday, September 19, 2015, the St. Louis de Montfort Academy held an open house to honor the local first responders.  These men put their lives on the line daily for the public’s safety.  Among the distinguished guests were members of the Herndon Volunteer Fire […]

March for Life

Jacob Weber, 9th Grade On January 22nd, hundreds of thousands of pro-life activists gathered in the National Mall for the 42nd Annual March for Life, and among this great number were those of the American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family, and Property (TFP), and the students of St. Louis de Montfort Academy. Before the […]

Traditional Marriage Caravan

Traditional Marriage Caravan: October, 2014 ​On October 20, 2014, several students from St. Louis de Montfort Academy were able to assist the TFP Student Action with a Traditional Marriage Caravan. The caravan was one week long and took place in Maryland and Virginia, as well as in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. ​We started the caravan in Fairfax, […]

The Power of Prayer

by An (Andrew) K. Tran,  10th Grade In today’s world, Christians in the Middle East are suffering fierce attacks from Islamic terrorists. They pray and cry to God daily to assist them in defeating the Crescent and triumphing with the Cross. As a result, all Christians throughout the world pray for them daily. There is a […]

Historic Mass With Bishop of Harrisburg

by Augustine J. Long and An (Andrew) K. Tran   10th Grade               The St. Louis de Montfort Academy attended a historical event in our diocese. The Bishop of Harrisburg, the Most Reverend Ronald W. Gainer, celebrated a Solemn Pontifical High Mass (Latin Mass) at the Carmel of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph in Elysburg, Pennsylvania, on October, 15, […]

Battle of Clontarf, Irish at War

by Augustine Long 10th grade It was the year of Our Lord 1014. And after eight long happy years of peace and prosperity, High King of Ireland Brian Boru, was threatened by an old enemy. This foe, King Maelmorra of Leinster, a restless and envious man, stirred up the Irish Danes to rebel against the […]

Class of 2014 Graduation

  Unlike so many high school graduates who search for mere mediocre pleasure or personal gain, the St. Louis de Montfort Academy graduates of 2014 are charting a different path of great promise for America’s future. Speaking to those assembled for the recent 2014 commencement ceremony, valedictorian William J. Gossett challenged his peers, urging them […]

Why “Like”?

by Marc Gagnier 10th grade In our modern day and age, proper language and culture have tended to decline or even become obsolete. Texting, e-mail, and other types of social networking have replaced formal language and mechanics. Now, it has become customary to use slang, acronyms and, in general, poor English. One of the most […]

Student Trip to Quito

By Jonathan Mullen 10th Grade There is no feeling like waking up in the morning, hearing the clatter of feet outside on the cobblestone roads, the venders shouting their advertisements in a foreign language, and the soft tropical breeze blowing in through the open window. For an American like myself,  the trip I made to […]

Proclaiming the Faith from the Rooftops

By Damien Murphy 12th grade With red capes, standards and rosaries, St. Louis de Montfort Academy traveled to Selinsgrove, Pa, to take part in one of 250 traditional marriage rallies on the 22nd of March, 2014. Knowing Our Lady’s promise at Fatima of her eventual victory, the students and staff confidently prayed that God’s marriage […]