King Street Chronicle

“Humans of Sacred Heart” – Ashley O’Meara ’24

Why did you decide to run for student council? 

“I decided to run for student council because I was president of the student council in middle school, and it was the best experience I’ve ever had.  I thought of all the positions I could run for, and I didn’t know what to decide because all of the positions seemed extremely interesting and fun.  When I went to Miss Pan’s office to sign up, I was going to sign up to run for treasurer.  Before I could put my name down, my peer leaders told me that I should ‘go big or go home,’ so taking their advice, I ran for president, and I couldn’t be happier with my decision.”

What are you looking forward to this year? 

“This year, along with the other members of the student council, I am looking forward to planning bonding events such as class lunches, weekly trivia contests, and other grade bonding activities.  I’m really excited to see all of the input the rest of the grade has and getting to know each and every classmate on a deeper level.  I know this year has been really hectic with COVID-19 so my hope is to plan many fun activities that can still be possible.”

What are you hoping the freshman class will achieve this year? 

“My number one goal for the freshman class is for us to become closer as a grade.  I hope that everyone becomes friends with everyone because I think it’s important for us to be connected, especially during these crazy times.  I hope to bring energy and enthusiasm to the freshman class and make it the best year for all of my classmates.”

The King Street Chronicle thanks freshman Ashley O’Meara ’24 for her contributions to “Humans of the Sacred Heart.”

About the Contributor
Photo of Claire Moore
Claire Moore, Opinions Editor, News Editor, Podcast Editor

Following a successful year as a staff writer, Claire is elated to be returning to the King Street Chronicle as Opinions Editor, Co-News Editor, and Podcast...

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • February marks National Youth Leadership Month, dedicated to celebrating positive youth leaders who strive to make a difference in their communities.

    Features

    Students inspire peers through leadership

  • Ellie Stephens and Reese Wolfe expanded Generation Give from Rye Country Day School to Sacred Heart Greenwich.

    Features

    Interscholastic and charitable philanthropy implemented with Generation Give

  • Although past Connecticut STEM Fairs took place in person, this year, Science Research students participated in the Connecticut STEM Fair through an online platform.

    Features

    Students exhibit their research findings at the virtual CT STEM Fair

  • The Sacred Heart Network Exchange Program differs from previous years due to the coronavirus pandemic.

    Features

    Students develop cross-cultural relationships through virtual exchange

  • "Humans of Sacred Heart" - Ursula Vollmer

    Features

    “Humans of Sacred Heart” – Ursula Vollmer ’21

  • Dr. Cristina Baptista is utilizing her sabbatical to focus on her creative writing projects.

    Features

    Prioritizing interdisciplinary learning with Dr. Cristina Baptista

  • Miss Gorman recited her poetry at both the presidential inauguration and Super Bowl LV in 2021.

    Features

    Miss Amanda Gorman makes a name for herself beyond poetry

  • Miss Taylor Swift released nine albums over her 14-year musical career.

    A & E

    Taylor Swift continues to break barriers in the music industry 

  • "Humans of Sacred Heart" - Annie O

    Features

    “Humans of Sacred Heart” – Annie O’Connor ’22

  • "Humans of Sacred Heart" - Gigi Gazal

    Features

    “Humans of Sacred Heart” – Gigi Gazal ’23

Navigate Right
Activate Search
The student newspaper of Sacred Heart Greenwich
“Humans of Sacred Heart” – Ashley O’Meara ’24