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Student pursues musical growth

Student pursues musical growth

October 28, 2015

Julien Josiah ‘16 learned to play saxophone in seventh grade and since arriving on campus, he has continued to hone his craft in Jesuit High School's Symphonic, Marching, and Jazz Bands. Within the Marching and Jazz Bands, Julien holds the posit...

Blue Stockings by Jessica Swale, in its American premiere directed by Joel Sass and performed by University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater B.F.A. Actor Training Program's Senior Company.

Brotherhood under the lights

June 24, 2015

The Black Box Theater provides students with opportunities and experiences that are truly unique to Jesuit High School. Not only does Jesuit Drama produce entertaining plays and musicals, but it also nurtures creativity, creates long lasting relationsh...

Painting his own horizons

Painting his own horizons

June 24, 2015

Jesuit High School student Patrick Posuniak ‘15 has found his calling, a rare feat for a high school student. From a young age, Patrick has dabbled in different art forms. “My mom enjoyed working on art projects with me from a very young age, which encoura...

Acting together

Acting together

March 30, 2015

Once on this Island opened Thursday, March 12 to a full house of patrons and parents to see the Winter Musical. This love story is centered around Ti Moune, played by Rio Americano High School senior Meg Odell, and her love for Daniel, played by Jesui...

Singing to shadows

Singing to shadows

March 26, 2015

Jesuit High School will be celebrating their second annual Tenebrae concert, started by Chamber Singer’s Conductor Mr. Rex Rallanka, on March 31 and April 1. Tenebrae, performed last year at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Sacramento, California,...

Closing the season of storytelling

Closing the season of storytelling

March 12, 2015

With opening night for the school musical tonight, the cast’s excitement elevates in hopes of impressing play goers with Jesuit High School’s unique production of the musical “Once On This Island.” The cast and crew is attempting to tell a story...

Inspiration for future performances

Inspiration for future performances

January 29, 2015

Laughter filled the air on Jan. 24 as the bands gathered for the 26th Annual Folsom Jazz Festival held at Folsom High School. Tensions were low in the gym where the Jesuit High School Jazz Band rehearsed and warmed up for their performance. “I...

Behind the Lens

Behind the Lens

January 8, 2015

You may have seen him in the past year-and-a half, scurrying around the football field at Holy Bowl or walking down the aisles at senior graduation. He runs as quickly as he can, but is often slowed by a large lens, a tripod, or a camera, searching for...

Thomas the trumpeter

Thomas the trumpeter

December 20, 2014

Senior Thomas Ryan learned to play the trumpet freshman year in Instrumental Music and has been participating in the band ever since. Graduating from Saint Ignatius in 2011, Thomas had no prior experience with the trumpet but decided to pick it up...

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....