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Posted on May 13, 2015 |

Photo: May Crowning, The Summit

Photo: May Crowning, The Summit

May Crowning at Summit Country Day School; click to enlarge.

Eighth grader Brigid Devine places a wreath of flowers on a statue of Mary at The Summit Country Day School’s annual May Crowning; click to enlarge.

Eighth grader Brigid Devine of Indian Hill crowns Mary with a wreath of flowers in the historic chapel at The Summit Country Day School near Hyde Park/Cincinnati.May 1st. The statue, called “Rosa Mystica,” includes a depiction of the infant Jesus holding a golden rose and was brought from London by Sr. Agnes Markham, SNdN, in 1947. For the rest of the year, the statue stands vigil in the lobby outside the chapel.

An independent, K-12 Catholic school, The Summit was founded in 1890 and is one of the original schools in the Country Day School movement.

Photo courtesy The Summit Country Day School. For more photos of The Summit’s May Crowning and other May Crownings around the region, see our photo gallery.

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