News Archive


  • December 10

    Soccer Alum & World Traveler Returns to Inspire Future SSM Journalists

    Alumna and graduate of the Girls Soccer Center of Excellence, Kaelyn Korte ’12 returned to campus this week to lead a full day workshop for students on the power of storytelling, with a focus on photography and photojournalism.

  • December 5

    SSM Student’s Fall Term at a Glance

    The season of giving is upon us which means Fall Term has finally drawn to a close. SSM students have worked extremely hard to get the most out of the jam-packed fall trimester. Here’s a glimpse of what the students have been up to this term:

  • December 3

    Boys U19 Soccer to Play in Feature Game of DA Winter Cup

    After winning the three crucial qualifying games for the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Boys Winter Cup earlier this fall, the Shattuck-St. Mary’s Boys U19 soccer team looks to capitalize on this success in the Boys Winter Cup tournament this week in Lakewood Ranch, Fla.
  • December 3

    Notable Alumnae Professional Passions on Display in Minnesota this December

    Professional opera singer and graduate of SSM’s Vocal Performance Program, Zoie Reams ’10, will return to campus next week to perform with local choir Beau Chant, and to work with SSM student musicians.

  • November 18

    Pre-Conservatory Alum Returns as Artist in Residence

    World-class violinist and graduate of SSM’s Pre-Conservatory Center of Excellence, Magdiell Antequera ’15, returned to campus this past week to work with SSM student musicians as a guest Artist in Residence.

  • July 30

    SSM Soccer Earns Multiple U.S. Soccer Development Academy Awards

    Shattuck-St. Mary’s Soccer Center of Excellence (COE) athletes Antino Lopez ’20 and Nadia Cooper ’21, along with administrator Marc Sutton, were recognized for their outstanding work both on and off the field this season by the U.S. Soccer Development Academy at their annual year-end award ceremony on June 22.
  • July 1

    Fix-It Camp Added to STEM @ SSM Program

    Students ages 10-16 looking for an opportunity to improve their skills in technology are invited register for the new Fix-it Camp being offered at Shattuck-St. Mary’s School this summer on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • May 22

    Knee Replacement Surgery Practicum

    Learning from an orthopedic surgeon, who also happens to be an SSM parent, the BioScience students could watch a knee replacement demonstration in the BioScience research laboratory.
  • May 9

    Senior Speeches: James Zhao ’19

    In time, my fake smile became more and more real. I practiced it nonchalantly every day. I felt my worries slowly fading away, and I gradually developed a more optimistic attitude.
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Maddy Moree ’19

    I am grateful to have lived this year fully without taking anything for granted, and I am beyond thankful for the people that have helped me to be where I am today.
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Kadaria Livingston ’19

    I’m not perfect, but I’m here. I’m not complete, and I may not meet everyone’s expectations, but I’m proud of myself and working towards what I really want and need. I am present, on my own terms.
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Gabrielle Garner ’19

    Instead of focusing on what someone else has accomplished, focus on the personal strengths of your own.
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Hadley Hartmetz ’19

    I realize that mistakes are a part of life and that I cannot always avoid them. You can strive to limit your chances of making a mistake through hard work and preparation, but they are going to happen. 
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Kenzie Hauswirth ’19

    For me, the only thing I fear is being ordinary. 
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Matt Cooper

    One of the biggest lessons that I learned through these experiences is how important it is to try my hardest in everything I do and to never take time for granted. I have learned that when these two things are put together, it becomes much easier to be productive and get things done.
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Jordan Wells ’19

    We eventually discovered that my grandmother was suffering from a disease called Alzheimer’s, a progressive brain disease that causes problems with memory and behavior. While this explained my grandmother’s actions, it did not provide closure.
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Jakob Popkin ’19

    After listening to my classmates’ speeches this year, I know there are people in this world who have less than I do and who have faced greater challenges. 
  • May 8

    Senior Speeches: Raven Dziedzinski ’19

    But ten years later I’m glad that I have Reece and Reed because I have had so many funny experiences with them and learned so much from them. I have also learned so much from watching my parents raise two boys along with me.
  • April 22

    Senior Speeches: Cullen Vinar ’19

    Although I have made many relationships here at Shattuck the last four years, there are two people I want to single out: my two younger twin brothers, Luke and Blake.
  • March 26

    Senior Speeches: Nathan Kraynyk ’19

    I am happy to say I come from Canada, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and now Faribault, Minnesota. Each place gave me a chance to learn something new.
  • March 26

    Senior Speeches: Ana Recarte-Pacheco ’19

    Be aware of the life that surrounds you.
  • March 14

    A Year of Notable Achievements for Pre-Conservatory Musicians

    SSM student-musicians have had an amazing year! They celebrated with a spring recital in the Chapel of the Good Shepherd and recognized their graduating seniors.
  • February 28

    Senior Speeches: Brendan Brisson ’19

    The first time I drove under the Arch, I had goosebumps and all of my nervousness just went away. 
  • February 28

    Senior Speeches: Alexander Kozic ’19

    So, for the sake of your mental health, do not squander your energy on matters you cannot control.
  • February 27

    Senior Speeches: Sean Knoblauch ’19

    There is beauty in life’s struggle, so keep fighting and don’t let anything or anyone limit you. 
  • February 27

    Senior Speeches: Mahelet Getachew, Class of 2019

     If you feel you’re here to ride your life instead of drive it, then you’ll have to accept where the flow takes you.
  • February 27

    BioScience Bloggers: Lily Chen ’20

    ”there is always something new to learn and that is an essential part of learning science.”
  • February 27

    BioScience Bloggers: Shenae’ Reid ’20

    ”The BioScience Program really does give you the ultimate experience of the medical world”
  • February 26

    Senior Speeches: Saeed Alremeithi, Postgraduate

     I still remember the day that I left my home to go to the military camp. While I was holding my bags and heading towards the bus, my father looked deeply into my eyes and said, “Finally you will become a man.”
  • February 26

    Senior Speeches: Joey Zhou ’19

    I really cherish and enjoy the little time I spend with him. We talk about everything: games, music, movies, my studies, and his work.