Tag Archives: Washington D.C. Area Catholic High School

The Hidden Life of a Cell

Written by Paul Fritschner, Class of 2015 It takes 120,000,000,000,000 (120 trillion) cells to make a human. That’s a whole lot of cells. However, even more mind-blowing is the fact that inside each of these microscopic pieces of matter, there is … Continue reading

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Mr. Moran’s Maple Masterpiece

By: Ben Nash, Class of 2015 When most people think of maple syrup (sir-up, not seer-up), they don’t think of Virginia as one of its main producers. But in the Science Department, Mr. Mark Moran and his Environmental Science classes … Continue reading

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JP: A Parent’s Perspective

By Mr. Richard Cooper, John Paul Parent (Edited from remarks delivered at Fall 2014 Open House to prospective families.) When the time came to look at high schools, my wife and I simply thought we’d follow the track of so … Continue reading

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3D Printing

Written by Katie Yates, Class of 2017 It started as a small headache, but as a week or two went by it grew worse. This wasn’t a normal headache, but a massive pounding pain in her head. She began losing her eyesight, … Continue reading

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John Paul’s Chef Courtney

Written by Grant Tabler, Class of 2016 What does divine providence have to do with cooking? They both involve John Paul’s Chef Courtney. “Chef,” as many people here call him, is the mastermind behind the amazing food at John Paul. … Continue reading

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JP’s New Blog

Written by Paul Fritschner, Class of 2015 In an attempt to highlight the creativity of the John Paul community, we unveil this new medium for members of our community to do just that.   We have harvested this corner of the internet as a space to … Continue reading

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