Sacred Heart Team wins Plymouth League of Women Voters Civics Bee

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HANOVER, Mass. - April 26, 2018 - PRLog -- Sacred Heart School (, a private, Catholic, co-educational school in Kingston for students in preschool through grade 12, is proud to announce that its high school Civics Bee Team has won the 4th Annual Plymouth League of Women Voters Civics Bee.

Held on April 8th at the Community Intermediate School in Plymouth, the Civics Bee challenged teams from eight participating high schools to answer multiple choice questions related to civics.  Ultimately, the Sacred Heart team of four students bested all competition, to take home the coveted trophy.

Team members were senior Mary Kelley of Plymouth, sophomore Kayla Turner of Middleboro, freshman Nick Mossman of Carver and sophomore Sullivan Padgett of Middleboro.

"What an outstanding performance by these fine students," said Sacred Heart High School Principal Dr. Michael Gill, extending thanks to Social Studies teacher Richard Steele who oversaw Sacred Heart's participation in the event.  "This victory is yet another example of the well-rounded education that is supportively delivered at Sacred Heart."

About Sacred Heart School

Sacred Heart School is a private, co-educational Catholic school system, providing educational opportunities for students from preschool through grade 12 for35 communities throughout the South Shore and Cape Cod. As a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Divine Providence, Sacred Heart School welcomes students to a learning community which is academically challenging, and rooted in the Gospel.  Students develop critical thinking skills, engage in service to those in need, and deepen awareness of global perspectives.

Situated on 100 acres in Kingston, MA,the Sacred Heart campus encompasses an Early Education Center, Elementary School, and Middle- High School. The school offers a strong liberal arts curriculum and cutting-edge technology programs in combination with extensive athletic, arts, and extra-curricular activities to ensure students a well-rounded education.

Founded in 1947, the school has seen many changes since its inception, including the recent construction of a $2 million Science and Innovation Center, upgrades to the Observatory, the addition of a large organic garden, and extensive beautiful athletics fields and facilities.

The campus is in use throughout the year as the site of many sports events. Sacred Heart also offers several vibrant summer programs focusing on academics, leadership skills, and traditional athletic programs. Sacred Heart is also home to Camp Morningstar, a long-standing recreational camp with sailing, swimming, sports, games and field trips.

Sacred Heart is proud of its near 100% college acceptance rate at outstanding schools in the United States and around the Globe.

Sacred Heart is led by President Sister Myra Rodgers, CDP, High School Principal Dr. Michael Gill, Interim Elementary School Principal Shaun Morgan, and Early Childhood Center Principal, Sister Angela Provost, CDP.

Sacred Heart School welcomes students of all faiths and diverse backgrounds. The school is committed to developing the whole student, offering an independent school atmosphere and top-tier academics.

The Sacred Heart School campus is located at 251-399 Bishops Highway, Kingston, MA 02364. For additional information about the school, please visit or call 781-585-7511.

PHOTO: (Left to right) Sacred Heart high school senior Mary Kelley of Plymouth, sophomore Kayla Turner of Middleboro, freshman Nick Mossman of Carver (In rear) sophomore Sullivan Padgett of Middleboro and Social Studies teacher Richard Steele
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