SGHS Blog


We are excited to share with you the official Saint Gertrude High School blog. Throughout the year, students, faculty, staff, and others in the SGHS community will write posts about life at SGHS about everything — academics, athletics, arts, alumnae, traditions, and much more. We hope you enjoy learning about this wonderful community on Stuart Avenue!

Do’s and Don’ts of College Visits

By Penny Deck, M.Ed., CEP Director of Counseling & College Services Spring is here! That means it’s prime time for visiting colleges. Whether you’re just beginning your college search or […]

Above and Beyond: Math Peer Tutors

Mission: The purpose of Math Peer Tutors is for students to support other students in an academic way. It also provides students with teaching opportunities and allows them to share […]

Faculty Profile: Dr. Chad Suhr

When Dr. Chad Suhr joined the Saint Gertrude community in 2016, he was moderately new to teaching. He had recently completed a Ph.D. in physics, which included a stint at […]

Saint Gertrude’s Four-Legged Friends

By Savannah Wilson, Archival Intern Saint Gertrude’s official mascot may be a Gator, but the school also has hosted several unofficial mascots throughout the years. Here are the stories of […]

Don’t Count Yourself Out: A Makerspace Experience

By Lauren Horan ’20.  Let me start off this post by saying, I am not a handy person. A bit ironic, considering my mom designs and builds homes and is […]

The Best Advice for Incoming Freshmen

Starting a new school—no matter the grade—can be tough. There are new teachers to meet, a new schedule to learn, and new friends to make. We reached out to some […]