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Baccalaureate Mass Brings Together Blue Jays in the Class of 2013 and Their Parents
Matthew Wolff (left) and Jack Culotta, Jr. find themselves at the front of the
procession of 255 seniors entering the Chapel of the North American Martyrs
on Sunday morning, May 19 for the Baccalaureate Mass for the Class of 2013.
Jesuit High School’s annual Baccalaureate Mass was held Sunday, May 19 in the Chapel of the North American Martyrs for the 255 members of the Class of 2013, marking the beginning of the end of their formal Blue Jay education. Following the Baccalaureate Mass, a reception was held in the Student Commons for the almost-graduates and their parents.
Commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2013 are scheduled on Thursday, May 23 at 8 p.m. at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner. Seniors are reminded that graduation rehearsal takes place that morning at 9 at the Pontchartrain Center.
Profile of a Jesuit Teacher Award: Four Faculty Members Honored as 2013 Winners
At the faculty-staff end-of-year dinner reception held Friday, May 17 in the
Student Commons, these four faculty members were honored as winners
of the Profile of a Jesuit Teacher Award. From left are Matt Orillion,
Chris LaMothe, Mollie Roberts, and Ron Rossi.
The 2013 winners of the Profile of a Jesuit Teacher Award were honored for their accomplishments at the faculty-staff end-of-year dinner reception, which was held Friday, May 17 in the Student Commons. The winners are:
Matthew P. “Matt” Orillion, a theology teacher who serves as moderator of the Pro-Life Club as well as the Student Council.
Christopher J. “Chris” LaMothe, a theology and physical education teacher who serves as an assistant football coach and moderator of the St. Peter Claver Club.
Mollie Roberts, the director of guidance and a counselor to seniors who also serves as moderator of Peer Support.
Ronald C. “Ron” Rossi, a social studies teacher who serves as moderator of the varsity quiz bowl team.
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Quiz Bowl Team Prepares to Wage Battle in the National Tournament to Be Held in New Orleans This Weekend
Quiz Bowl Team coach Ron Rossi and his first string lineup will compete in the national tournament during the Memorial Day weekend (May 25-26).
Members of the team, which recently won a fifth straight state
championship for Jesuit High School, consists of , from left,
seniors Dominic Lloyd, Will Emmett, and Peyton Fine
(captain), and juniors Kevin Yokum and Ian Calamari.
Jesuit’s Varsity Quiz Bowl team will compete in the National Quiz Bowl Tournament during the Memorial Day weekend (May 25-26, 2013). The tournament, sponsored by the National Association of Academic Competition (NAAC), takes place in a hotel on Convention Center Boulevard in downtown New Orleans.
Captained by senior Peyton Fine, Jesuit’s varsity team consists of two other seniors, William Emmett and Dominic Lloyd, and juniors Kevin Yokum and Ian Calamari. The Blue Jay quintet recently emerged as the kings of Louisiana Quiz Bowl by virtue of winning the Division 1 State Championship, which marked the fifth consecutive state title for Jesuit High School.
Good luck to Coach Rossi and the Blue Jay Quiz Bowlers at the National Championship Tournament this weekend!
Visit Jesuit’s Prep Quiz Bowl Team Page
The Blue Jay Prints Final Regular Issue of the 2012 - 2013
World Youth Day Rio
Jesuit Mourns Loss of English Teacher Mr. Jeff Wilson ’91
Ledet Wins Bowling Top Honors
Teacher Feature: Mr. Wahl
Best of the School Year
Lacrosse Wins State
The Taste Buds Review: Cowbell
And much more...
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The Blue Jay Vol. 85, No. 8
Class of 1968 Celebrates 45 Years in the 2013 Blue Jay Reunion Season
Important Dates for 2012 - 2013
May 21 - May 23— Fourth Quarter Exams
May 23— Graduation Rehearsal - Pontchartrain Center: 9 a.m./
Graduation - Pontchartrain Center: 8 p.m.
May 24— Late Exams
May 27— Grades Due
May 28— Class of 2015 Interviews: 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
May 31— Summer Session Registration
June 3— Summer Session Begins
June 22— Blue Jay Fishing Rodeo
July 3— Summer Session Ends
Jayson’s Daily Wild Photo
The Break Between Exams...
In between exams on Monday morning, freshman D.J. Ogbomah (standing) and
pre-freshmen Matt Nguyen, Dylan Black, and Nick Ray take it nice and easy
in a sun-splattered Traditions Courtyard.
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