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Jesuit’s premier christmas tradition

Jesuit’s premier christmas tradition

December 16, 2014

Lessons and Carols, now in its sixth iteration, once again did not disappoint. The annual Christmas prayer service, performed by Jesuit High School’s elite Chamber Choir, has become an annual Christmas tradition for many students, faculty, and their...

Christmas Tree Lane: A Hit!

Christmas Tree Lane: A Hit!

December 12, 2014

On Dec. 1 and Dec. 2, Jesuit High School, with the help of Saint Francis High School, hosted the 58th annual Christmas Tree Lane. Every year, attendants of this event are given a dazzling performance by the senior classes of Jesuit and Saint Francis,...

Year of storytelling

Year of storytelling

December 9, 2014

An air of enthusiasm and excitement hung over the Black Box Theater as students from Jesuit, Saint Francis, Christian Brothers, and Mira Loma all congregated after school on December, 2. During this assembly of students from a variety of schools, Mr....

A senior celebration

A senior celebration

November 29, 2014

On Dec. 1 and 2, Christmas Tree Lane will return to the Red Lion Hotel in Sacramento, Calif. The extravaganza brings together vendors and clothing stores from throughout the area to celebrate all things Christmas.  Senior students from Jesuit High...

The Encyclopedia of Early Earth

The Encyclopedia of Early Earth

November 14, 2014

To start off their 48th Anniversary Season, Jesuit Drama performed The Encyclopedia of Early Earth (or Love in a Very Cold Climate) from Nov 6-Nov 16.  The play is based off of the graphic novel of the same name by Ms. Isabel Greenberg. The show w...

In and Out of the Spotlight

In and Out of the Spotlight

October 30, 2014

Senior Anthony Fernandez has been a model of the arts and entertainment program at Jesuit High School and its resident "jack of all trades.” "My favorite experience here so far was actually my freshman year when I first started.  I really thought...

Life long passion

Life long passion

October 21, 2014

The first year of teaching Jesuit High School choir, last year, was a new experience for Mr. Rex Rallanka '96, Director of Chamber Choir, but he is looking forward to what the the future holds. Participating in choirs in high school and then majoring...

Josiah Davis: portrait of a sophomore

Josiah Davis: portrait of a sophomore

September 11, 2014

Josiah Davis has had many accomplishments over the past year such as designing and creating his own app, and winning best in show at the Crocker Art Museum for a 30-inches by 40-inches self-portrait. And guess what? He’s only a sophomore. Josiah’s...

Love in a very cold climate

Love in a very cold climate

September 8, 2014

The excitement was palpable in the Black Box Theater as students from Jesuit, Christian Brothers, and St. Francis gathered after school on Aug. 27.  At the meeting, Mr. Trafton, Jesuit Drama's Artistic Director, revealed details about the upcoming play...

Designed to inspire

Designed to inspire

September 7, 2014

Over the past year there have been many improvements to Jesuit High School, including changes to the studio art room. The room got a face-lift with brand new flooring, paint, desks, and chairs this past summer. With these replacements there is now more...