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Our Lady of Peace Announces 2012 Graduates

Our Lady of Peace Catholic School announces its 2012 Graduating Class. Forty-one students graduated on Thursday, May 24 and are now embarking on their high … Read more ›

Our Lady of Peace School students present Walk-A-Thon charities with a donation at a special school Mass.
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Our Lady of Peace School Walk-A-Thon Picks Up the Pace

The 4th Annual Our Lady of Peace School Walk-A-Thon hit a new stride this year with its highest participation level to date. Eighty percent of … Read more ›

Teen volunteers take a break with some younger students last year during the OLP garage sale.
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Our Lady of Peace to host 4th annual garage sale

Volunteers are already busy preparing for the Our Lady of Peace Parish School's 4th annual garage sale to be held at the school at 709 … Read more ›

On 40th anniversary of Title IX, girls still lag in Illinois high school sports

Four decades after Title IX prohibited discrimination against female athletes, boys still vastly outnumber girls on the playing fields and gym floors of Illinois high … Read more ›

Four-year-old preschool students at Our Lady of Peace Catholic School in Darien attend their Teddy Bear Picnic.
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Preschoolers Go To Teddy Bear Picnic

Our Lady of Peace Catholic School's preschoolers and their stuffed animal "friends" attended their annual Teddy Bear Picnic earlier this month. The Catholic school's youngest … Read more ›

Teacher Barbara Pedicini and her first-grade students at Our Lady of Peace Catholic School in Darien look at a Painted Lady butterfly.
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Our Lady of Peace First-Graders Release Butterflies

For two weeks in May, first-grade students at Our Lady of Peace School in Darien had visitors in their classrooms — caterpillars and butterflies! As … Read more ›

Science Fair 2012 (2)
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Kingswood Academy Students Shine at State Science Fair

Kingswood Academy students Isabella Wallace and Gianni Giuliano competed at the State Science Fair in Champaign, Illinois. Isabella Wallace brought home a gold medal and … Read more ›

Mount Assisi Academy's Eagle pride after their big Regional win!
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Mount Assisi Academy Takes Home Another Championship Win!

Mount Assisi Academy‚Äôs varsity softball team clinched the Regional championships held at the IHSA Timothy Christian Regional in Elmhurst, IL. Mount Assisi Eagles beat Timothy … Read more ›

Seventh-grade students at Our Lady of Peace Catholic School in Darien enjoy tea with their principal. Pictured, clockwise from upper right, are principal Mickey Tovey and students Cassandra Johnson, Vivian Garcia and Katherine Paulius.
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Students Enjoy Tea With Their Principal

It's not every day that you get to sit down and have tea with your school principal. Our Lady Peace Catholic School seventh-graders Cassandra Johnson, … Read more ›

First-grade students at Our Lady of Peace Catholic School in Darien make their own paper on Monday as part of a recycling program presented by SCARCE, a recycling and composting education organization based in DuPage County.
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Our Lady of Peace First-Graders Learn About Paper-Making and Recycling

"Hydropulping" and "slurry" aren't words that are part of the average seven-year-old child's vocabulary. Earlier this month, first-graders at Our Lady of Peace Catholic School … Read more ›