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Why no Halloween costumes?

Why no Halloween costumes?

November 2, 2018

Summer has come to an end. As the days become shorter and the air begins to chill, anticipation for the coming autumn and winter holidays mount ever greater, starting with Halloween. Both Christian Brothers High School and Saint Francis High Schoo...

Why not coed?

Why not coed?

April 24, 2018

It isn’t any secret that Jesuit High School is an all-boys school. Yet, do students know why? “I think that it has everything to do with tradition,” said Will Roberts ’18. “The all-boys environment is an integral part of what makes the scho...

Merit-Based Scholarships: Why Not at Jesuit?

Merit-Based Scholarships: Why Not at Jesuit?

December 15, 2017

The Big Idea Jesuit High School has been known for its strong academics and outstanding sports programs while not offering Merit-Based Scholarships. So why has Jesuit not started to offer Merit-Based Scholarships? One obvious reason why Jes...

Flexible schedules and early releases

Flexible schedules and early releases

December 16, 2014

  The Big Idea Here at Jesuit, there is a strong tradition of preparing students for life at college. It is why students are held to such a high standard of academic excellence and it is the rationale behind the new block schedule. However, th...