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Kencell Nixon: Helping the community

Kencell Nixon: Helping the community

July 17, 2015

Mr. Kencell Nixon ‘15 overcame the hardships of being student council president with a smile and tons of experience. Mr. Nixon was president of Jesuit High School’s Student Council  in the 2014-2015 school year. After graduating, he became a counsel...

Coach Rotz hopes to build a program of character

Coach Rotz hopes to build a program of character

July 17, 2015

Coach Jon Rotz ’92 is a man for others, and as the new head basketball coach, his goal is to bestow that attitude to all of his players. Coach Rotz came back to Jesuit High School in the summer of 2012. Coach Rotz was named the interim head varsity ...

Our new Athletic Director

Our new Athletic Director

July 16, 2015

For Mr. Greg Harcos ‘89, the challenges of being the Athletic Director at Jesuit High School didn’t dissuade him from taking the job but instead persuaded him to accept. Mr. Harcos is currently transitioning from the position of Varsity Basketball ...

Ten year tradition continues

Ten year tradition continues

July 16, 2015

After graduating from Jesuit High School 13 years ago, a former marauder continues to return during the summers to give back the education that Jesuit gave him. He went to Jesuit from 1998 to 2002. Mr. Michael McCrimons currently teaches second grade ...

Summer activities at Jesuit

Summer activities at Jesuit

July 16, 2015

Summer activities at Jesuit are very educational and physical.  The coaches and teachers are highly experienced in helping students at Jesuit. There are many summer classes that prepare students for future years in schooling.  There  are also many sports camps t...

Ready for athletic director

Ready for athletic director

July 16, 2015

Every coach has their first experience as a leader, and this leadership role prepares them for the rest of their life. For Mr. Greg Harcos ‘89, his first experience as a leader was at St. Ignatius Elementary School. St. Ignatius was a great starti...

Jesuit’s new stadium

Jesuit’s new stadium

July 16, 2015

Jesuit High School’s stadium is a new home. The Hanson McClain Advisors stadium will be home to football, lacrosse, track and field, and sometimes rugby and soccer. The new stadium is due to open towards the end of July, and a lot is excited. “It’...

Using basketball to build character

Using basketball to build character

July 16, 2015

Coach Jon Rotz `92 has just started being the head coach for the basketball team this year. He now has privilege to be the head coach of the Jesuit High School basketball team and is hoping to lead his team to many victories. “I am extremely excited for the op...

Sports camps impact gameplay

Sports camps impact gameplay

July 16, 2015

What makes the best soccer camp? Great coaches and fundamentals. Coach Paul Rose teaches his campers about the campus and how it is like to play. He also teaches his campers a lot to help them during game play. “My hope is that every...

A+ Blog: Top 5 places to go over the summer

Jack Williams, Writer for The Caribbean Chronicle

July 16, 2015

What to do over summer? That question has been asked countless times by bored kids over their summer break. However, there are actually many great ways to beat boredom in and around Sacramento. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is a popular place to go.  It has reasonable ticket prices, short lines, and lots of large thrill rides. Another fun place to go is Golfland Sunsplash waterpark in Roseville. Sunsplash is a great way to cool off on a hot summer day. Also reco...

Jesuit’s hardworking robotics team

Jesuit’s hardworking robotics team

July 16, 2015

Hard work, dedication, and team- work is what it takes for the robotics team to achieve its goals. Jesuit robotics puts a lot of time and effort to make their robots perfect. They build, design, and program during their time on the team. This...

The food behind the kitchen

The food behind the kitchen

July 16, 2015

Most students have tried the food in the cafeteria, but only a small percent knows what goes on behind the scenes. In the morning, the workers from Epicurean Ca- tering Compa- ny wake up at 5:30 a.m. and head to the Jesuit kitchen to make ...