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Campus Minister

Campus Minister

April 25, 2017

A fixture of the school community for over 20 years, Mr. Paul LeBoeuf first arrived at Jesuit High School in August of 1996 and immediately began working as the Director of Campus Ministry, replacing his predecessor Fr. Greg Miller, S.J. Since his...

Junior experience

Junior experience

April 25, 2017

Junior year is undoubtedly one of the most rigorous, stressful, and challenging times for any high school student. With mounting personal expectations and pressure to perform academically, Junior year can feel overwhelming. In addition to the strenuous course...

More than a teacher

More than a teacher

March 7, 2017

Fr. Matthew Pyrc, S.J. spends his time at Jesuit High School teaching Theology, giving Mass, facilitating retreats, and supporting students in their extracurricular activities, as well as leading immersion trips to Tijuana, Mexico. Fr. Pyrc is able to...

Screening a new era

Screening a new era

March 7, 2017

After four years, Jesuit High School’s one-to-one iPad program is no more. Beginning in the 2017-2018 school year, families will choose the device that their son brings to school. The primary purposes of this change are cost affordability and user com...

The real meaning of the Father-Son Mass

The real meaning of the Father-Son Mass

February 23, 2017

The Father-Son Mass and Reception that took place in early February was not just any Mass. This religious event stands for something special at Jesuit High School. “The Father-Son Mass is a celebration of the relationships between fathers and sons,...

Practice makes perfect

Practice makes perfect

February 23, 2017

This Saturday, Feb. 25, Jesuit High School will be hosting a standardized test preparation event for Juniors. The event is Kaplan’s Practice SAT, or PSAT, which has proven to be an invaluable resource for students who wish to improve their SAT scores. Kapla...

Restoration and Respect

Restoration and Respect

February 9, 2017

From Jan. 17 to 20, Jesuit High School held its tenth annual Social Justice Summit, this year focusing on the topic of the American penal system. For every period of the four day school week, students were encouraged to come with their classes to the ...

Another Pint in the Bag

Another Pint in the Bag

February 9, 2017

Rows upon rows of reclining chairs filled the Little Theater, a sea of blue. It was a sign that Jesuit High School just had its 23rd annual blood drive. This was an excellent way for students, faculty, and staff members to give back to the community...

Crab for Others

Crab for Others

January 26, 2017

This Saturday, Jan. 28th, the Jesuit High School Boosters will be hosting the 36th annual Crab Feed fundraiser. The Crab Feed raises thousands of dollars every year for various Boosters causes, including scholarship funds and Jesuit’s performing arts....

Science of becoming essential

Science of becoming essential

December 15, 2016

“I would describe myself as a fun-loving, kinda quirky, outdoorsy, crafty, slightly adventuresome gal,” said Mrs. Amy Becker, one of the new faculty members to join the Jesuit High School family this school year. Amy Becker was born in Knoxville, TN, but so...

Heroes with wires

Heroes with wires

December 15, 2016

For this past year’s mission, the Jesuit High School Robotics team went deep under water, 40 feet to be precise. Entering with a three year winning streak, the Jesuit Robotics team competed this past summer in the Marine Advanced Technology Educa...

Leading in spirit

Leading in spirit

December 15, 2016

Organizing morning prayer, retreats, and the Examen are just some of Devin Garber’s ‘17 responsibilities as Jesuit High School’s Religious Coordinator. “The main responsibility of my position is to help facilitate the Ignatian spirit within the st...