Holy Redeemer High School To Hold Open House October 27
HOLY REDEEMER OPEN HOUSE-Staff and students involved in planning the open house at Holy Redeemer High School on October 27 are, front, from left: Anita Sirak, principal; Casey Carty, Harvey’s Lake; Thomas Caffrey, Hanover Twp.; Ana Turovsky, Plymouth; Robert Musso, director of guidance. Second row: James McDermott, director of religious formation; Abe Simon, vice principal; Don Stephens, Shavertown; Father Joseph Elston, dean of students and chaplain.

Holy Redeemer High School will hold its annual open house for prospective new students and their families on Sunday, Oct. 27 from 1 –4 p. m. Tours of the school will be offered, and participants will be given the opportunity to meet and talk with faculty, coaches, administration, parents, and students. Information about the school’s academic program, extra-curricular activities, and registration process will also be available. Refreshments will be served.

Holy Redeemer was founded in 2007 after the consolidation of Luzerne County’s Catholic high schools. It offers five academic levels for students of all faiths and abilities: advanced placement (AP), honors college prep, college prep, and modified college prep to students in grades 9-12. An Individualized Instruction program is also available. On average, 98% of the school’s graduates go on to attend a college or university and seniors have averaged over $14,500,000 in scholarships. Holy Redeemer students score above the national average in the SAT, and 93% of the students take the test. Holy Redeemer’s athletic teams

have won numerous district and Wyoming Valley Conference titles, and its academic teams also compete successfully in science, math, debate, and other disciplines. The school also offers a diverse fine arts program and over 50 clubs and activities for students. Students also engage in a vigorous community and school service program, donating nearly 20,000 hours of service each year.

The school is located at 159 S. Pennsylvania Blvd. in Wilkes-Barre.