Our school is named after Lt. John J. Shaughnessy. Lt. Shaughnessy was a resident of Gorham Street, who gave his life heroically during the Allied Forces’ “D-Day” Invasion on June 6, 1944. In 2017, John J. Shaughnessy would have turned 100 years old. Our entire school thanks Lt. Shaughnessy and his family for his service to this country.
June 6th, 2019 marked the 75th Anniversary of Lt. Shaughnessy's efforts and passing during the D-Day Invasion.