News

2020

  • “The Journey of 1,000 Miles Begins with a Single Step.”

    On Wednesday, November 18, Padua students, faculty, staff, and guest speakers from around the world met for much needed inspiration. Dana Shockman was one of the guest speakers for our virtual Wednesday activity.
  • Padua Partners with Chemours

    A new partnership with Chemours will connect Padua students with female mentors representing every aspect of this Fortune 500 company's day-to-day business.
  • Community as Classroom

    Our bimonthly news about Padua's commitment to serving those in Wilmington and our surrounding communities.
  • On Broom Street

    Our bimonthly news about what's taking place on N. Broom Street, inside and outside of the classrooms.
  • Pandas in the Press

    Bimonthly recap of Padua Students, Faculty and Staff who have been featured in the local news. 
  • Back on Broom Street

    Never would we have imagined in May that we’d be returning to our home on N. Broom Street in August. But after months of careful preparation by the faculty and staff of Padua Academy, the school year is set to begin using our Blended Learning Model on September 8th. 
  • Update on Fall 2020 Athletic Season

    On Thursday, August 6, the DIAA Board voted to delay the start of sport seasons with a condensed season model that will begin in December. Under this new proposal, the Winter Season would start in December, followed by the Fall Season in February, and the Spring Season in April. At this time, the exact start dates have not been determined. There is a Department of Education meeting on August 14 where this proposal will be discussed further. Therefore, the August 17 fall sports tryout date has been canceled.
  • Padua to Open 2020-21 Using Blended Learning Model

    Thank you for your unwavering patience during these difficult times. As parents ourselves, the teachers and administrators of Padua fully understand the challenges associated with ensuring your child is still receiving a quality education during these less than ideal times.
     
    This morning the Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Wilmington made a determination on their back-to-school guidelines for elementary and secondary schools.
  • A Letter to Our Padua Alumnae & Greater Community

    Thank you to everyone who took the time to compile your concerns and ideas regarding racial disparity at Padua Academy. We are committed to fostering a learning environment where everyone feels safe, heard, affirmed, celebrated and loved. We must and will do more, and invite you to be part of this process.
  • Lauren DiSabatino Named Athletic Director

    We are very #PaduaPROUD to announce that Lauren DiSabatino has been named Athletic Director at Padua Academy.
  • Congratulations Sonia Srinkanth - 2020 National Merit Scholarship Winner

    Congratulations to Sonia Srinkanth '20 who was officially deemed a 2020 National Merit Scholarship winner by the NMSC. The scholarship is valued at $2,500 and was awarded to only 2,500 students out of the competitive pool of 1.6 million students from across the United States.
  • Congratulations Paige Kenton - Delaware's 2020 Gatorade Soccer Player of the Year

    Paige Kenton '20 may have graduated from Padua a few weeks ago but she’s still making us SO #PaduaPROUD after being named Delaware’s 2020 Gatorade Soccer Player of the Year!
  • Mrs. Rossi Goes Back to School - Part II

    Mrs. Rossi sends a THANK YOU to all the Padua Faculty who continue to welcome her to attend their online classes!
  • Mrs. Rossi Goes Back to School - Part I

    Mrs. Rossi sends a THANK YOU to all the Padua Faculty who have welcomed her to attend their online classes over the past few weeks.
  • Padua Academy - A Boundless Bond

    As we say goodbye to Women’s History Month 2020, a new and unexpected chapter is being sewn into the fabric of Padua Academy’s history.
  • Sonia Srikanth & Paige Kenton - Padua’s Distinguished National Scholars

    We are so #PaduaPROUD to announce that two of our students have been recognized for their academic merit on the national stage!
  • Padua's CyberPatriots Maintain Their Delaware State Title

    For the seventh year in a row, Padua Academy has won the coveted CyberPatriot title through participation in the the largest cyber defense competition in the U.S.
  • Congrats to Padua's Class of 2002 for Having the Largest Contingency on Saturday!

    Padua at Sixty-Five • A Celebration of the School with a Soul

    Sixty-five years of faces, familiar and new, filled Padua Academy on Saturday, January 11. Over two-hundred members of the Padua Community gathered together to celebrate our historic institution’s 65th Anniversary.
  • Padua Academy - Committed to Fulfilling your Promise to Her

    For almost three-quarters of a century, Padua Academy has been entrusted to helping parents fulfill this promise made to their daughters. Through a highly personalized high school experience, we encourage young women to find their individual light, to strengthen it and set it free, not just for the world to see, but as a change engine, that leaves the world better than they found it. 
Spirituality. Scholarship. Service. Sisterhood.