Mr. Obie Ortega gets a laugh from freshman Nolan Lambert in his Spanish II class in the last period of the day.
August 27, 2013
A “Lesson” Well Received…
Pre-freshman Gregory Buisson enjoys the discussion of this year’s Big “J” Read novel, A Lesson before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines. Students participated in the Big “J” Read on Tuesday, August 27 to earn extra academic credit in English.
August 26, 2013
In Other Words…
Pre-freshmen (from left) Andrew Hemelt, Benton Moore, Caleb Rogers, and Seth Rocha work on word problems at the board in Mr. Weiss’ math class.
August 23, 2013
Miles to Go…
Junior Miles Beech stands in the shade of an oak on Banks Street while patiently waiting for a ride to his home in Metairie.
August 22, 2013
What’s the Problem?
Using a Sympodium, Blue Jays in Ms. Yvonne Leger’s fifth period math class learn about functions.
August 15, 2013
Workers on a scaffold renovating the arches of stained glass in the Chapel of the North American Martyrs claimed window seating on Thursday, August 15, while Blue Jays attended Mass on this Feast of the Assumption, followed by the 2013 Investiture ceremony.
August 13, 2013
Juniors Matt Subervielle (left) and Andrew Liang make room for some of the many MCJROTC trophies accumulated in the past few months.
August 2, 2013
Planning and Praying Together…
Members of Jesuit’s Student Ministry program – an arm of the school’s Office of Campus Ministry – attended Mass in the Holy Name Chapel on Friday, August 2. About 50 of the group’s 70 members – all juniors and seniors – spent two days in retreat, which included prayer, small group discussion, discernment, and planning the school’s spiritual activities for the upcoming year. The group is directed by Mr. Jeremy Reuther ’01 and Fr. John Brown, S.J., who celebrated Friday’s Mass.