Caught in the Act
By Dr. Rose Davidson, STEM Coordinator
The Spirit of St. Louis Air Show, sponsored by the Boeing Company, took place on September 8th and 9th. Twelve members of the SJA community were able to attend thanks to Mr. Jay Meersman, SJA past parent and Vice President of Boeing Supply Chain Integration. St. Joe students on the JoeBotics team and in the Boeing Engineering Explorers group and a parent were invited to attend. Mrs. Diane Everitt and Dr. Rose Davidson helped with the logistics for the SJA group.
Sydney Hilker ’20, Marie Rebello ’20, Sara Frautschi ’21, Libby Ring ’21, Madison Weishaar ’21, Kelsey Everitt ’22, and Cali Wells ’23 attended, along with a number of their parents.
The students and parents enjoyed watching the Blue Angels, meeting the pilots and touring the STEM exhibition.
St. Joseph’s Academy is a private, Catholic high school for girls in St. Louis, Missouri, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. Our mission is to provide quality Catholic education for young women in an environment that challenges them to grow in faith, knowledge, and respect for self and others. Our community expects these young women to make a profound impact in the world.