Announcements for Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Posted March 23, 2021 / Last updated March 23, 2021

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Today is Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Day 2

  • The Philelectic Society is looking for talented Blue Jays! Actors, comics, dancers, musicians, rappers, singers, jugglers, magicians…all talents will be considered for our upcoming Sketch Comedy Variety Show! Information will be available and auditions will be held in the auditorium at first lunch on Thursday and during both lunches on Friday. Solo acts are preferred but duets, trios, and quartets will be considered if social distancing can be maintained. All shows will perform & film before a live audience!
  • The JV baseball team will host Holy Cross this evening at John Ryan Stadium starting at 5:30.
  • The 8th grade baseball team plays at Riverside Academy this afternoon starting at 4:30.
  • The varsity baseball team opens district play tonight at Holy Cross with first pitch set for 6:30 pending playable field conditions.
  • Juniors interested in going on the service project trip to Appalachia this summer should meet today during the first half of either lunch period in the auditorium.
  • All Sodality levels will meet today during the second half of lunch in their usual room assignments.
  • The St. Peter Claver club will meet today after school in Room 210.
  • 8th, 9th, and 11th Grade Class Level Officers will meet tomorrow during lunch in Ignatius Hall to finalize details on grade level events. See Mr. Genovese in Guidance if you cannot attend. 
  • Jesuit Medical Society will meet tomorrow at 3:25 in Room 317. Our guest speaker will be neurosurgeon, Dr. Peter Amenta. Please sign up in Room 317 before Thursday if you plan on attending. 
  • Members of the following teams should stop by the table in The Commons near the bookstore during lunch Thursday to sign team photos:  Cross Country, Golf, Varsity Swim Team, 8th Grade Swim Team, Tennis, Track & Field and Wrestling.
  • St. Alphonsus Church in the Lower Garden District is looking for students to come to the church on April 1 (Holy Thursday) to help set up for the Nine Churches Walk. Interested students should see Mr. Murphy in Room 225 to sign up.
  • Juniors-please check Canvas for upcoming college visits and virtual college fairs.  Tomorrow, admissions representatives from The University of Southern Mississippi and Franciscan Missionaries of our Lady (LA-FranU) will be available after-school in Room 121.  If you are interested in attending please sign up by 10pm tonight.  The sign-up form is located on Canvas, through the calendar function. 
  • Juniors: Your college counseling documents are due this Friday, March 26.  Please check Canvas and upload documents according to the instructions. 


  • The Jesuit Rugby Team hosted St. Paul’s High School from Covington this past Saturday.  The Jays dominated, winning 50-0.  Sam Finicle and Matthew Cashio ran for 3 tries each.  Andrew Newell and Conlan Pausina each scored one try.  Top defensive efforts went to Mason Mahfouz and Tyson Oliver.
  • Junior Gary Sims won all three of his games against bowling powerhouse Brother Martin Monday, but it wasn’t enough as the Jays fell to the Crusaders at Colonial Lanes in Harahan. Sims posted a 684 series, the top series score amongst both teams. Senior Ben Hunn, junior Luke Wood, and sophomore Will Adams also recorded wins. The bowling team would like to thank all the students who turned out to cheer the team on.