Announcements for Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Posted August 29, 2023 / Last updated August 29, 2023

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Today is Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Regular Order, Day 7

  • Confessions during lunch will not be happening today. They will return tomorrow during the normal time. 
  • Sodality will meet today during lunch in St. Ignatius Hall. Bring $5 for pizza.
  • Students who are signed up to lead the 8th grade retreat will meet for training today after-school in St. Ignatius Hall until 4pm or both today and tomorrow during the first half of lunch both in Room 122.
  • Attention altar servers: if you weren’t able to make this morning’s meeting, there are two more opportunities to meet: You can come today after school to the 3rd floor chapel. Or you can come during tomorrow during the first half of lunch to campus ministry. 
  • Jesuit is resuming its partnership this year with Grace at the Greenlight. Each week 6-7 students will go to Grace at the Greenlight’s dining room in Central City, where they will serve breakfast to the homeless population of the city. Students interested in volunteering this semester can come see Mr. Delatte in Room 126 for information and a permission slip.
  • The Marine Corps Junior ROTC will cook jambalaya today during lunch for all Marine Corps Junior ROTC cadets and perspective cadets. Students interested in the Marine Corps Junior ROTC Program should stop by and enjoy Master Gunn’s famous jambalaya.
  • All students interested in joining the state championship wrestling team, including those currently playing a fall sport, should meet either tomorrow during the second half of lunch in Room 112. See Coach Orillion or Coach Firmin if you cannot make one of the meetings.
  • All 2023 spring sports lettermen should pick up their lettermen jackets tomorrow during lunch on the first floor of the Madonna Della Strada Building.
  • The Philelectic Society, Jesuit’s theatrical program, is hosting a meeting for all Phils and parents tomorrow evening at 6:30 in the auditorium. Students interested in joining Tech Crew, JHSP Radio Theatre, the Barbershop Blue Jays, and our elite Improv Comedy Team, the J-Troupe, should attend.
  • The varsity football team will open its season on Friday night at Slidell with kickoff set for 7:00 p.m.  All tickets for adults, students, and children are $10.00 each and must be purchased online.  The link is on the Jesuit website.  Note that student ID’s and season passes will not be accepted at the gate for this non-district contest.
  • Friday is Mass of the Holy Spirit. Freshmen through seniors will be dismissed after Mass. Prefreshmen will attend their retreat after Mass. All students are expected to wear coat and tie, or a suit, along with a dress shirt on Friday.