Sahaana Rajagopalan is the first Delawarean to be picked for the Rising Leaders Initiative.

Wilm. Charter senior 1 of 10 in U.S. picked for leader program 

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

A senior from the Charter School of Wilmington is one of 10 students across the country selected to a new leadership program. Sahaana Rajagopalan is the lone Delawarean to be picked for the Rising Leaders Initiative, a one-year program that trains exemplary students in civic participation, education advocacy, leadership development and public speaking. This is just the second year of …

SALSTHON 2023 raised $243,791 for the Ronald McDonald House.

SALSTHON smashes fundraising goal: $243,791 to help children

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

Students from three Wilmington catholic schools spent eight hours on the dance floor last weekend to raise¬† $243,791 for children in need. Salesianum School, Ursuline Academy and Padua Academy¬† shattered their $175,000 fundraising goal by nearly $70,000 in this year‚Äôs SALSTHON. ‚ÄúAt the beginning, I was worried about hitting our number,‚ÄĚ said senior Jack Gormley, the student body president at …

A recent SALSATHON, a fundraiser uniting Salesianum, Padua and Ursuline.

SALSTHON sets $175K goal for Ronald McDonald House

Jarek RutzEducation, Headlines

Students at¬† Salesianum, Ursuline and Padua will dance their hearts out from dusk to dawn in March as they attempt to raise $175,000 for children in need.¬† SALSTHON is an annual event inspired by Penn State University‚Äôs THON, which has become so popular that many high schools in the country have some version of the all-night dance marathon.¬† The student …