Alumni Spotlight: Greg Dohlen (Class Of ’79)

By Norma Richman Artist Recounts His Years at High Point Academy “I remember my first dance at High Point. My mother had to give me instructions on how to dance properly, complete with some basic steps to the song ‘Get Down Tonight’ by KC and The Sunshine Band. My first dance with my junior high … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Greg Dohlen (Class Of ’79)

Alums Compete in World Scholar’s Cup!

By Julie Culver, alumni parent La Salle College Preparatory’s Academic Decathlon class competed in the World Scholar’s Cup last weekend, and a team of HPA graduates, Zacky Culver, Andrew Lai and Tomas Posada-Awad (HPA class of 2019) took the top spot in the Los Angeles round! Their team won in all four categories (debate, essay, … Continue reading Alums Compete in World Scholar’s Cup!

Alumni Spotlight: Alex Gourdikian (2014)

“If we are all going through hell, keep going.”—Winston Churchill“We’re all stories, in the end. Just make it a good one, eh?”—Matt Smith, ‘Doctor Who’ By Norma Richman My Brief Bio— I am currently living in San Diego, California, and attending Point Loma Nazarene University as a senior.  I also work as an audio, video, … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Alex Gourdikian (2014)

Roxi Giuliano (2010)

By Norma Richman “Extended care is an opportunity to expand and enhance the cognitive, social, and emotional learning that takes place during the school day. One of the most important aspects of our program is teaching kids how to play respectfully, responsibly, and compassionately.” My Brief Bio— I attended Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy for high … Continue reading Roxi Giuliano (2010)

Alum Zacky Culver ’19 Returns to High Point with Boy Scout Eagle Project

Zacky  Culver '19 decided to complete a Boy Scout Eagle project at High Point Academy. Boy Scout Troop 21 and Cub Scouts from Pack 357 fixed up the trail by clearing weeds, widening and flattening sections of the path, and making the steps sturdier. They completed this wonderful project by installing a bench. The campus … Continue reading Alum Zacky Culver ’19 Returns to High Point with Boy Scout Eagle Project

Alumni Spotlight: Catherine Shao (1996)

By Norma Richman “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes,  but in having new eyes.”— Marcel Proust My Brief Bio—  I’m currently working as a producer at a documentary film company, completing my dissertation in education, designing a youth leadership program, and being Mom to spirited seven-year-old twins. I recently moved … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Catherine Shao (1996)

Off to College Reunion – Class of 2017

By Cheryl Stern High Point alums from 2017 returned to campus on June 14th to celebrate their recent graduation from high school and to reunite before embarking on their college journeys this fall. It was a joy-filled afternoon filled with laughter and reminiscing, especially while re-watching their 8th grade video! They reconnected with their beloved HPA teachers … Continue reading Off to College Reunion – Class of 2017

Alumni Spotlight: Nicky Loomis (89-95)

By Norma Richman My brief bio—  My most recent stop has been, for the past five years, at Crossroads School for the Arts & Sciences where I’ve served as the school’s newspaper advisor. It’s been a wild ride: teaching journalism to high schoolers who sincerely have taught me more about journalism than any other job … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Nicky Loomis (89-95)

Alumni Spotlight: Conrad Ukropina (’08)

“Accept the challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.” —George S. Patton By Norma Richman My Brief Bio— Hello High Point friends and family!  I am happy and excited that Mrs. Richman reached out to me to share what I’ve been up to.  High Point was an incredibly important experience in my … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Conrad Ukropina (’08)