Welcome Back Alumni!

Alumni, here is your chance to stay in touch with Holy Spirit Catholic School.  We know you are doing amazing things and we'd love to hear from you!  If you would like to share your good news, events information or memories, please complete the form below. If you have a fantastic story to share, please call Anita Pauls @ (913) 492-2582.

Alumnus Testimonal

During Catholic School Week Mass, several Holy Spirit graduates had an opportunity to speak about their Catholic education experience. Graduate, Allie Bostwick, shared the foundation that she received at Holy Spirit and how that gift has helped her grow into a young adult. You can read her testimonial in the below link.

Alumni Honors

  • (Class of 2014) Warren Ley has received a perfect score of 36 on his ACT and is a National Merit Scholar Finalist.
  • (Class of 2015)  Stacia Mendoza - Awarded First Place in the 2018 Kansans for Life Oratorical Contest.  She will represent KS at the National Right to Life Oratory Contest. 
  • (Class of 2014)  Robyn MacDonald - Nation Merit semi-finalist and is in the running for the prestigious National Merit Scholarships.
  • (Class of  2012) Allie Bostwick -  Semi-finalist in the KC Superstar Competition.  Listen to some of her fantastic music.
  • (Class of 2011) Cole Friedman -  Award winning Freshman Cross Country Runner at Drake University
  • (Class of 2011)  Moira F. Reilly was named a National Merit Semifinalist in 2015.
  • (Class of 2011)  Brendon Clary and Brian Kaufman have been named National Merit Commended Scholars in 2015.
  • (Class of 2010) Tim Hendricks was named a National Merit Scholar in 2014
  • (Class of 2006) had four University of Notre Dame Graduates in 2014 - Cathryn Jenkins, Kevin Noonan, Clayton Pauls and James Slaven.
  • (Class of 2002) Kerry and Kevin Goebel and (Class of 1998) Lyssa (Goebel) Krumholtz operating partners of Pie Five Pizza
  • (Class of 2000) Katie Yeager (Kansas City Influential Woman of the Year)
  • (Class of 1998) Kate Morrand - An underwater archaeologist for the Naval History & Heritage Command’s Archaeology and Conservation Laboratory in Washington, D.C. Read more about some of her discoveries in the Kansas City Star.
  • (Class of 1998) Mikey Needleman - Featured in Catholic Playlist show #70.
  • (Class of 1994) Christina Warinner - A researcher at the University of Zurich, where she studies how humans have co-evolved with environments, diets and disease. Watch her presentation on TED.

Congratulations to our alumni at St. Thomas Aquinas and St. James Academy High Schools!!


"20-'21 - Congratulations to Mary Asher who was chosen Homecoming Queen at Creighton University!!

'19-'20 - Congratulations to Amy Gassel who was crowned Queen at St. Thomas Aquinas Homecoming festivities.   Congratulations also to Claire Cox, who was elected to the Homecoming Court at STA!!  Michael Bartkowski has been chosen to be a member of the Homecoming Court for St. James Academy, festivities are yet to come!  Congratulations!

We are so proud of our alumni!!

Congratulations to STA for Winning the State XC Titles for Both the Boys and the Girls!!

Congratulations to our Holy Spirit alumni:Tommy Hazen, Kaitlyn Dare, Katie Cox, Callan Rysavy, Claire Cox, Connor Morrissey, Jack Hilton, Brendan Newcomer and Jackson Lickteig.  State is held for 5A at KU's Rim Rock Farm.


To our very own HS alum, Deepthi Kailash, she has been recognized as a National Merit Commended Scholar!!  She is currently a student at Saint Thomas Aquinas High School.

Scholar Bowl Record!

Congratulations to 2017 alums Jimmy M. and Grace A., members of the St. James Academy JV Scholars' Bowl team.  Their team took first place at the Bonner Springs Scholars' Bowl competition and Jimmy's 455 points set a SJA record!