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EAGLES Program at Blessed Sacrament Teaches the Practice of Catholic Values

EAGLES Program at Blessed Sacrament Teaches the Practice of Catholic Values

| February 13, 2017

By Christy Perry Tuohey When Andrea Polcaro first stepped into her job as principal of Syracuse’s Blessed Sacrament School, the school’s mascot was a scorpion. Thinking maybe a poisonous arachnid was not the best representative, she created a contest that allowed the students to choose what their next mascot would be. The winner? An eagle. […]

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Tiny Eagles Soar

Tiny Eagles Soar

| February 18, 2016

Some of the youngest students at Blessed Sacrament School in Syracuse are dubbed the “Tiny Eagles,” as part of the school’s 3-year-old early education program. Specially designed for 3 year olds, this unique program offers time and space for the children to imagine explore, create and play with activities like the Tiny Eagle Café, a […]

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Sister Nicolette Brings Drama to Blessed Sacrament School

Sister Nicolette Brings Drama to Blessed Sacrament School

| February 4, 2014

BY CLAUDIA MATHIS Sister Nicolette Vennaro, OSF, 3rd grade teacher and drama coach at Blessed Sacrament School in Syracuse, is somewhat of a legend. She is known for producing theatrical productions for the last 52 years at Catholic schools in New Jersey and the Syracuse Diocese. “I’ve always been interested in producing plays,” said Sister […]

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