The Review

Boys’ basketball teams up with Episcopal, gives back to the community

Boys’ basketball teams up with Episcopal, gives back to the community

Afraaz Malick, Staff Writer

February 17, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

Boys' basketball teamed up with Episcopal to donate shoes to the Sharing Shoes organization.

Freshmen volunteer at Nehemiah Center, host toy drive and book fair

Freshmen volunteer at Nehemiah Center, host toy drive and book fair

Afraaz Malick, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On Jan. 14, a group of freshmen hosted a toy drive and book fair at the Nehemiah Center.

Community service fair showcases student-led projects

Community service fair showcases student-led projects

Ashley Yen and Chloe Zhao

January 30, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On Jan. 23, students promoted their community service projects at the first Community Service Mini Project Fair.

Gift deliveries for holiday service project postponed due to inclement weather

Gift deliveries for holiday service project postponed due to inclement weather

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Because of inclement weather on Dec. 8, the annual delivery of holiday gifts, which were donated by SJS advisories for the BEAR community service project, was postponed.

Friday Night Lights provides support for children with cancer

Friday Night Lights provides support for children with cancer

Ashley Yen, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On Oct. 5, St. John's hosted Friday Night Lights, a Candlelighters event for families of children with cancer.

New app helps students access volunteer opportunities

New app helps students access volunteer opportunities

Celine Huang, Staff Writer

October 13, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Seniors Sebastian Varma, Ishan Kamat and Matthew Giordano released ServeUp, a free community service app, on Sept. 27.

Students volunteer at The River, help disabled perform

Students volunteer at The River, help disabled perform

Fareen Dhuka, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

This summer, several students volunteered at The River Performing and Visual Arts Center to help children with disabilities express themselves through arts.

Annual Special Olympics unites competitors, spectators, volunteers

Annual Special Olympics unites competitors, spectators, volunteers

Fareen Dhuka, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On April 7, St. John's hosted the annual Special Olympics, an athletic event for children and adults with disabilities.

Open community service meetings aim to inform, involve students in volunteering

Open community service meetings aim to inform, involve students in volunteering

Mehak Batra, Assistant Business Manager

March 28, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

In an effort to involve students in more community service, the Community Service Board started monthly meetings aimed to advertise projects and coordinate events.

Sophomores sort books, build care packages for class project

Sophomores sort books, build care packages for class project

Sara Doyle and Leila Pulaski

February 22, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On Feb. 10, the sophomore class project helped Books Between Kids and Homeless at Heart.

Community Service throws prom for retirement home

Community Service throws prom for retirement home

Prithvi Krishnarao and Max Westmark

April 8, 2016


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, SHOWCASE

Senior turned Belmont Village, an assisted living facility, into a Casino-themed dance floor and held a prom for its residents. Read more for video!

First all-school community service project bridges ages, grades

First all-school community service project bridges ages, grades

Cara Maines, Online Editor

December 3, 2014


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Students, parents, teachers and alumni packed the Houston Food Bank Saturday, Nov. 22 for the first ever all school community service project.

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