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Updates to alarm systems brings Verb into code compliance

By Daniel Garrido, Staff Writer   Verbum Dei High School is replacing its outdated, decades-old fire alarms.  The newly updated fire alarms are equipped with smoke detectors and new alarms. This project was assigned to Jeff Bonino-Britsch, Vice President of Operations, and the upgrade project was … Continue reading

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Mission Advancement Development Plan assures continuity

By Jose Lopez, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School’s Mission Advancement Department is charged with seeking funding for the school by developing relationships with donors.  In addition to performing one of the most important tasks that keep the school running, … Continue reading

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School wide Windows 10 upgrade tedious, but with benefits

By Benjamin Rivera, Staff Writer After years of running the outdated Windows 7, John Galloway, Verbum Dei’s Director of Information Technology, has been working diligently to upgrade all computers on campus to the latest Microsoft Windows 10 operating system. The … Continue reading

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VDHS/SMA students to celebrate mass at SMA November 1

By Eduardo Landa, Staff Writer As the school year progresses, Verbum Dei High School approaches one of the most anticipated days in the life of a Verb gentlemen. Some may view it as a simple mass, but others truly understand … Continue reading

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Video conference system donated by Hotchkis and Wiley

By Alessandro Leon, Staff Writer The partnership between corporate entities and Verbum Dei High School marks 17 years of collaboration and strong ties.  As a result of one of these strong ties, Hotchkis and Wiley, an investment company, donated a … Continue reading

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Video security enhancements add additional safety to campus

By Tyon James, Staff Writer The physical frontier of Verbum Dei High School is taking on some alterations from a security standpoint. The department spearheaded by Jeff Bonino-Britsch, Vice President of Operations, is working diligently to implement a complete video … Continue reading

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New clubs offer students time and context to explore interests

By Robert Turner, Staff Writer New clubs are providing more options for students of every grade level at Verbum Dei High School to explore interests beyond the classroom.  Additional clubs were brought forth to the existing array for the 2019-2020 … Continue reading

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House activities/competitions inspire brotherhood and unity

By Daniel Garrido, Staff Writer The new House Activities/Competitions began earlier this year in an effort to foster school spirit, school pride, and develop unity in the Verbum Dei High School community through fun activities. As the freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors assemble in … Continue reading

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New format Open House slated for two sessions November 16

By Douglas Granados, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School has had annual Open House events every year. This year, the Open House is planned for Saturday, November 16, 2019, in two sessions: 8:30-10:30 A.M. and 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.  … Continue reading

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ASB at Large fosters underclassman leadership involvement

By Jacob Salgado, Staff Writer When Verbum Dei High School freshman Juan Valentin approached Maribel Andrade, Coordinator of the Student Resource Center, with his drive to be involved in Associate Student Body activities, ASB at Large was formed. The newly … Continue reading

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