The Carondeletter, Fall 2018


The Carondeletter magazine is published semiannually for the alumnae, students, parents and friends of Carondelet High School.

In this issue of The Carondeletter:

  • We celebrate Cougar student-athletes with the opening of the Carondelet Athletics Complex
  • The inaugural Hall of Fame class is inducted 
  • We break ground on thew new STEM Innovation Center on-campus
  • Q&A with Principal Kevin Cushing and Vice Principal of Academics Elizabeth Chaponot
  • The heartwarming story of a the Gigi Scholarship for Carondelet students
  • A look back at Graduation 2018!

We are excited to share this issue with you! The magazine can easily be viewed online on your computer, tablet or phone via ISSUU. If you prefer to download a PDF of The Carondeletter, follow this link.

If you have a submission for a future issue, please contact Bryan Navarro at

Many the Gifts 

Our annual giving report, Many the Gifts, is now online.

This edition recognizes those who made a gift to Carondelet between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019.

Please contact Summer Staino, Executive Director of Development, at 925.686.5353 x160 or, for any changes. Thank you! 

Carondelet's History Book Published

Valiant Women
Carondelet High School -- The First Fifty Years

Valiant Women tells the story of Carondelet's legacy of educating young women for leadership and service.

In 1965, six women of faith pioneered a venture in the walnut groves of Concord, California. Fifty years later, Carondelet High School's legacy of educating young women for leadership and service remains strong. Written by Sister Eleanor Eagan, CSJ, and featuring nearly 300 photos, Valiant Women tells the history of Carondelet's founding and captures stories of sisterhood, faith and community.

Books are only $15 each and can be ordered online or picked up in the Student Store. $5 from every purchase will go toward the newly-created Sr. Eleanor Scholarship Fund.

Please email to order your copy.