March for Life
37 students and 5 chaperones joined thousands of people in Washington D.C. this week to rally for life at the annual March for Life.
Becoming a Science Teacher
Mr. John Tompkins, a high school science teacher, visited Bishop Ward and spoke about his career as a science teacher in the latest St. Albert Science Lecture Series.
AcaDeca Team placed 2nd at State!
Congratulations to the Bishop Ward Academic Decathlon team who placed 2nd at State in Division Two competition on Jan. 24 & 25, bringing home 28 medals!
Guest science lecture series speaker Dr. Catherine Powers spoke to students Monday about her experience in pediatric anesthesia and palliative care.
Judge Cahill speaks to Junior Police Academy
Judge Dan Cahill came to speak to Junior Police Academy students about his experience working in the justice system. He worked for many years practicing law and now serves as a Wyandotte County judge presiding over children's cases.
Never Give Up
Never Ever give up. That was the message that Dr. Leticia Alaniz ’95 shared with students as a Science Lecture Series guest speaker.
International Experience for the whole family
Bishop Ward High School is looking for families to host international students for the 2014-2015 school year. Is it right for you? Learn more about international student Pedja Konatar and his host family.
Living a Life of Faith
Guest speaker Chris Stefanick shared his message about re-engaging in ones faith, reminding students that it is possible to live a faith-filled life despite all the temptations young people encounter in today’s world.
Opportunities in Nursing
Recent Bishop Ward graduate Sarah Dumovich '09 talked to students about how her faith motivated her to pursue a career in the nursing field. "I'm becoming a nurse in order to help people," she said. "If you really want it, you can do it too."
Learning about a Global World
Thanks to a Ugandan friendship that began last year, Bishop Ward has a growing and thriving pen pal program with more than 30 BWHS students connecting and communicating with students at Ocer Campion Jesuit College in Gulu.
Medical Research:A Job for You?
Students heard from guest science lecture series speaker Dr. Morrison, who shared about career opportunities in medical research. "If you work hard, and you pursue the things you are good at, you will be amazed by the opportunities that arise."
Technology Upgrades Made Possible
Mr. Pat Duckers '77 presented a donation on behalf of the York Children's Foundation. These funds will provide access to technology for all Bishop Ward students!
Jeff Pyle Shares his Journey
From his first job as a paper boy in Kansas City, KS to a CPA working in finance for Verizon Wireless, Jeff Pyle ’78 has had a fun journey.
Father Hermes to End Tenure at BWHS
Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann has announced that Father Michael Hermes, President of Bishop Ward High School, will begin serving in full-time parish ministry effective July 1, 2014. Father Hermes has served as president of Bishop Ward High School since March 2005.
New Coaching Talent for Bishop Ward Baseball
Last Thursday, the preseason baseball poll conducted by the coaches in Kansas Class 4ADII had the Bishop Ward Cyclones ranked #1 in the state. With the start of the season quickly approaching, Coach Hurla and Bishop Ward announce and welcome...
Africa Yoga Project
Bishop Ward welcomed Kenyan yoga instructors Basillio Mwangi and James Thieronon as they made their way through Kansas on the Handstands & Hugs tour, raising money for the Africa Yoga Project (AYP).
Dentistry Combines Art & Science
Dr. Castaneda '84, DDS, MAGD, is a Bishop Ward graduate and a leading dentist in the state of Kansas. He spoke as a guest speaker to Bishop Ward students at the St. Albert Science Lecture Series about his many years...
Student Athletes Sign to Collegiate Level
Three Cyclones proudly signed letters of intent to play their respective sports at the collegiate level. Congratulations to seniors Lexi Nick, Kristina Roblez, Xavier Tucker and Jamal Wooten!
Golf wins WYCO Tournament
Congratulations to the Bishop Ward Golf team for placing first in the WYCO Tournament at Sunflower Hills.