We at Pope John XXIII Regional High School want to share with you our “Pope John Student Spotlight” series in which we recognize our students’ talents and achievements! Today, we want to showcase Aoife Slattery!
A Vernon resident, Slattery is a sophomore who has demonstrated a great amount of talents inside and outside of Pope John. She is a competitive Irish step dancer for the Deirdre O’ Mara School of Irish Dance’s Scoil Rince Saoirse team in Yonkers, N.Y. Slattery recently performed with her team on Broadway in the musical, “Fáinne Oír,” at the Symphony Space performing arts center. She has also performed throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, Ireland, Canada, Scotland, and Mexico. In addition, Slattery has earned First Honors in the classroom and is currently taking courses such as Honors Spanish III, Algebra II Accelerated, Honors English II, Honors US History I, and Honors Select Chorus.