BENEFITING: DOMINICAN ACADEMY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
ORGANIZER: DOMINICAN ACADEMY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
EVENT DATE: Nov 29, 2016
Hello, I am Laura Rapp. I am sophomore at Dominican Academy. Attending Dominican Academy has been one of the best experiences of my life and I am very thankful to have been given this amazing opportunity. Dominican Academy is comprised of a loving and caring community of students, teachers, and faculty.
Your generous donations to our annual fundraiser will be used to enhance our experience at Dominican Academy. Your contribution to our fundraiser will used to contribute toward enhancing our experiences at DA. Your donations will allow us to continue providing the large variety of clubs we have, such as Girls Who Code and Science Club. They will also go toward providing us with knowledgable teachers who teach our honors and AP classes.
Your donation will be greatly appreciated by my ellow students and me. All donations made to this fundraiser will go toward providing the students of Dominican Academy with an excellent education, as well as experiences that will shape who we are as people. By contributing to our fundraiser, you are providing me and many other young women with a place to call home. Dominican Academy has become my second home and the people I spend almost everyday with have become family.
DOMINICAN ACADEMY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK wrote -
Each year we rely on our students, parents, alumnae and friends to provide financial support and help us provide the best possible education to our girls.
- D.A. has been ranked the number six best all girls, Catholic school in New York according to Niche rankings. In addition, we are ranked among the top 100 catholic schools in the country and have five national National Merit Scholars including a National Merit Semi Finalist who placed in the top 1% of students nationwide.
- Our girls will be learning studio art in front of works by the Great Masters. Starting in January 2016, D.A. will partner with The Frick Museum to offer sketching classes taught by art professionals.
- We now offer more advanced placement courses than any other Catholic high school in New York. This year in addition to three new electives including Civil Rights in America, Law and Society, and Introduction to Computer Programming, we now offer Advanced Placement Environmental Science.
- New York City is our classroom. This fall students traveled to the American Museum of Natural History, the Museum of the City of New York, The Paley Center for Media and the Museum of Modern Art for immersion learning trips. Thank you for your continued support of Dominican Academy. We rely on your gift to ensure that the smart girls of today become the intelligent women of tomorrow.