‘Nativity School celebrates 10 years’

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

August 1st, 2013 by 


Image by Worcester Telegram & Gazette

This month, Nativity School of Worcester will celebrate the tenth anniversary of its opening. Founded in 2003 by the College of the Holy Cross and the New England Province of Jesuits, Nativity has many ties to the campus community. Students volunteer through Student Programs for Urban Development (SPUD), numerous alumni have worked as teaching fellows and at the school, and the president and founding principal, Alex Zequeira, is an alumnus from the class of 1994.

The Telegram and Gazette story features three students who were members of the first sixth grade class ten years ago and are now college seniors. “For me, it was just finish high school and then go get a job. I never saw any opportunities for me to (become) a successful man,” said one of those students, Juainer Beato-Lopez. “Everything has changed … There’s not a lot of words to describe what Nativity did for me.”

For additional information, please contact Bridget Cass at 508-793-2419.

| More
Tags
Categories
In The News

Comments are closed.

Sort By:
or
07/31/15 ‘Neel Smith, Holy Cross – Digital Research’
07/30/15 ‘Veteran to Run 160 Miles for Fallen Servicewomen’
07/30/15 ‘Why Democracies Don’t Want the Olympics Anymore’
07/30/15 Holy Cross Ranks No. 55 on Forbes’ List of America’s Top Colleges
See All
See All

Featured Videos

See video
Video: How Spring Arrives at Holy Cross

Watch Video >
See video
Reunion 2015: A Time to Reconnect, Reminisce and Remember

Watch Video >
See video
Holy Cross Awards 724 Bachelor of Arts Degrees During Commencement Exercises

Watch Video >
More

What’s Happening on Campus

09/03/2015

Internship Information Session

See More >
09/10/2015

Taste of Holy Cross

See More >
09/11/2015

Internship Expo

See More >
09/15/2015

Ernst & Young Dinner Workshop

See More >
More

Holy Cross in the News

07/30/15

Holy Cross Ranks No. 55 on Forbes’ List of America’s Top Colleges

Forbes.com

The College of the Holy Cross ranked No. 55 overall and No. 46 among private colleges on Forbes’ list of America’s Top Colleges. Forbes rated schools on an ROI scale with...

07/14/15

Money Magazine Ranks Holy Cross No. 18 Among Best Liberal Arts Colleges in the Country

The College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 18 on Money Magazine’s list of “The 50 Best Liberal Arts Colleges,” and No. 89 overall  on Money’s list of “Best...

07/14/15

Amanda Belichick Named Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach

ESPN | Sports Illustrated | Yahoo! News | Boston Herald

Amanda Belichick was recently named the head coach of the women’s lacrosse team at the College of the Holy Cross. The news of her appointment ran in more than 50 media...