St Dominic was known as one of the most famous saints in the world as his word's still live on in the body's of other's . He was was born in the year 1170 , 8th of August is his dedicated feast day . Son of Felix Guzman and ( bl ) Joan of Aza . St Dominic was a ladder known as many different ways like doctor of truth . Or rose of patience . He was the light of the church . As a truthfull preacher for all . Over 800 years ago he was here teaching us but now we teach others . He is important to our school because of his great bravery and respect to god .