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Wednesday, May 22, 2013Congratulations to the Class of 2013!
The 252 members of the graduating class of 2013 will be matriculating to over 160 different colleges and universities, and five will move on to military academies in the fall.
Friday, May 17, 2013SJ students, faculty, alumni & friends give back at 11th Annual Service Day
of members of the Saint John's family traveled to sites around the Worcester area to participate in service work and community outreach projects. Thank you to all who continue to be the difference
here at Saint John's and out in our community.
Senior athletes honored for their achievements
On May 16, standout senior athletes were honored at the 2013 Pioneer Awards Banquet. Find photos of the winners on the SJ photostream
. Congratulations to all
Saint John's student athletes on the 2012-13 seasons!
Tuesday, May 14, 2013Saint John's actors receive recognition for work in theatrical productions
Peter Hodskins '13, Taylor Nardonne '13, and Luke Dombrowski '15 were recently recognized for their work with Theater at the Mount Youth Award (TAMY) "Best Featured Actor" nominations. The 2012-13 Saint John's productions Godspell
and Guys and Dolls
garnered nominations in six categories.
Friday, May 03, 2013SJ runs and walks in solidarity with victims of the Boston Marathon
| ||On Friday May 3, the SJ community gathered at the track to pay tribute to the Boston Marathon victims. Over 100 gathered to run a mile in honor of those affected by the tragedy. Math teacher Chris Benestad, who ran in the 2013 Boston Marathon, gave a talk at the start of the walk/run on the unbelievable solidarity and positivity that resulted not only in the Boston area but around the world. |
Tuesday, April 30, 2013Students encounter faith and service on spring break immersion trips
Groups of students and faculty spent their spring breaks at sites across the country, engaging in service work and community outreach programs. Peruse photos from this year's Spring Global Encounters trips to Camden, New Jersey
, Bethlehem Farm, West Virginia
, and Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota
Friday, April 05, 2013Senior Chris Ellis hopes for another strong season
The Varsity Tennis player who has been to the Division 1 State Final each of the last three years with the team, was featured in the Worcester Telegram & Gazette describing his hopes and high expectations for the strong group of Pioneers in 2013.
Thursday, April 04, 2013Mark Shriver challenges SJ community to be contemplatives in action
Mark Shriver, author of A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver, visited Saint John's to address students, their families and friends of the SJ community on April 3. Reflecting on stories of his father's work in the public eye as a constant advocate for the marginalized, Mark's message was one of maintaining faith, hope, and love in our daily lives. See photos of the lecture, reception and book signing that followed Mark's talk. Mark also came back to Saint John's for a fishbowl discussion with students the next day in Campus Ministry.
Monday, February 18, 2013Global Encounters 2013 Haiti
A group of eight students led by Campus Minister Mike Nicholson and faculty member Timothy Williams spent February vacation building roads, painting fences, and making new friends in Haiti. They worked with the locally-founded organization Be Like Brit, an orphanage that is in its first months up and running in Grand Goâve, Haiti.
See more photos here!
Saint John's students also held a dress down day to sponsor the BeLikeBrit foundation that raised $3300!
Monday, January 28, 2013Madeleine Albright pays SJ Model UN a visit
Prior to her lecture on January 23, former UN ambassador Madeleine Albright surprised the Model UN Club, which was hosting its 40th Anniversary celebration
. See some moments
from the visit here!
Thursday, January 17, 2013Basketball Coach Bob Foley Reaches 800th Win
Coach Bob Foley, the all-time winningest coach in Massachusetts, who on January 15th reached his 800th career win, brought the Pioneers to an 80-37 victory over Holy Name. He has been the Saint John's Head Basketball Coach since 1980, and is in his 50th year as a high school basketball coach. Check out ESPN's High School Report for Coach Foley's post-game interview
Monday, December 10, 2012Senior Runner Places 22nd at Nationals
Congratulations to senior Cross Country runner Jonathan Green, who placed 22nd at the National Championship Race in San Diego on December 8th. He qualified for Nationals after placing second at the Footlocker Northeast Regionals in New York last month.
Thursday, December 06, 2012Former Abdella Center speaker Professor Michael Sandel named in Foreign Policy's Top 100 Thinkers of 2012
Professor Michael Sandel, who addressed the Saint John's community in April 2012, was recently recognized in Foreign Policy's top 100 Global Thinkers of 2012
for his bold exploration of ethics and inequality in the world today and the worldwide popularity of his lectures. FP Magazine's annual list profiles the most prominent thinkers and ideas from around the globe.
Wednesday, December 05, 2012Mrs. Mary Iuso Receives 2012 Ryken Award
During the Feast of Saint Francis Xavier Mass, which kicked off Founders Week, Mrs. Mary Iuso was recognized for truly embodying the Xaverian charism of compassion in her unfailing commitment to the students and Saint John's community as a whole.
The Mass was celebrated by Bishop Robert McManus.
Saint John's Celebrates its Xaverian Roots with Belgian Waffles!
As a part of Founders Week celebrations and reflections, Campus Ministry hosted a breakfast of Belgian Waffles for over 200 students.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012Christmas Tree Lighting and Holiday Concert
On Sunday, December 2 at 4:30, Saint John's hosted the Second Annual Tree Lighting on the Green, followed by the Holiday Concert.
Check out photos of Saint John's kicking off the Christmas season!
Monday, November 26, 2012First Quarter Honor Roll Posted
The Honor Roll for the First Quarter of the 2012-13 Academic Year has been posted.
View the full list here.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012Academic Decathlon Takes Home Awards
Congratulations to the Ac-Dec Team for a great performance at last weekend's tournament. The team took home a Gold in the Economics category and Silver in the Language and Literature category. Saint John's will be hosting the State Finals Academic Decathlon in March.
Friday, November 09, 2012Winter Sports starting Monday 11/26/12Winter Sports tryouts will begin on Monday, 11/26/12.
All interested students should be sure to have their forms completed by then. Follow this link for more information.
Thursday, November 01, 2012Guys and Dolls
Miss the Drama Club's production of Guys and Dolls
Friday, October 26, 2012Saint John's Model UN Conference
Saint John's Model United Nations welcomed over 250 students from 20 area schools to its first conference of the year. Clark Professor Srinivasan Sitaraman gave the keynote address. Follow this link to read a student-written press release regarding the conference.
Thursday, October 18, 2012Grandparents Day 2012
Over 300 grandparents and other family members of the Class of 2016 gathered at Saint John's for a brunch and grandson-driven tours of the school. Senior Brian Adams addressed the freshmen grandparents on October 17th before students gave their families an inside look at their new school. Find pictures of the students and their family members during the program and exploring campus on our flickr account
Monday, October 15, 2012Raffle Drive Winners Announced
Thank you to everyone who supported this year's Financial Aid Raffle! Everyone at Saint John's expresses sincere gratitude to those who participated in the drive and congratulates the winners.
Monday, October 01, 2012Golden Pioneer Brunch & Stone Dedication
Saint John's "Golden Pioneers" gathered on Sunday, September 30 for Mass and a reunion brunch. Prior to Mass, returning members of the class of 1953 and the Foley family witnessed the dedication of the old Saint John's cornerstone.
Monday, September 17, 2012Mass of the Holy Spirit - Thursday, 9/20
The Annual Mass of the Holy Spirit was held on the morning of September 20th on the Campus Green. The Thomas Merton Award Recipients were recognized at the Mass.
Thursday, September 13, 2012The Saint John's Raffle Drive Gears Up for 2012
Students at Saint John’s are selling raffle tickets through early October to raise money for financial aid. Ten dollars buys a chance at the $10,000 grand prize and other cash prizes.
Friday, August 31, 20122012-2013 School Year Kicks Off with Service
Students arrive at Saint John’s ready for the school year and eager to give back.
Monday, August 27, 20122012-2013 Student and Parent Handbook
The official 2012 – 2013 Student and Parent Handbook contains all of the policies and procedures relevant to Saint John’s High School. Please Click Here
to access the document, as all parents and students are expected to be familiar with its contents.
Thursday, August 09, 20122012 Summer Update
Please Click Here
to access the 2012 Summer update from Saint John's.
2012-2013 Health Forms
Please click on the heading above to learn more about the required health forms at Saint John's.
Monday, August 06, 20122012-2013 Official Calendar
Please Click Here
to access the official 2012-2013 school calendar.
Tuesday, July 31, 2012Bus Routes for 2012-13 Announced
The bus routes for 2012-2013 have been set. View the full article for more information.
For more information on bus transportation at Saint John’s, contact Dr. David Lizotte at 508-842-8934, ext. 222, or firstname.lastname@example.org
, or Dr. John Morse at 508-842-8934, ext. 230, or email@example.com