Announcements for Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Posted November 14, 2023 / Last updated November 15, 2023

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Today is Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Regular Order, Day 6

  • All are welcome to Jesuit’s second campus ministry night of the year this evening from 7:00 to 8:45 in the Campus Ministry Room. Join us for a talk on “giving thanks,” adoration, praise & worship, confession, and fellowship. Girls from Catholic high schools are welcome. 
  • Adoration will take place tomorrow, Thursday, in the 2nd floor chapel. Please note, Adoration will begin at 10 min break and continue until 3pm. It will not occur during the first 2 periods of school this Thursday only.
  • The varsity football team will face Holy Cross in the regional round of the state playoffs on Friday night at Tad Gormley with kickoff set for 7:00.  Pre-sale tickets are $10.00 each for adults, students, and children (ages 6-11).  Pre-sale tickets are available for purchase at the front desk through Friday from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  All tickets purchased at the gate are $12.00 each.  Note that both student ID’s and season passes are not accepted for LHSAA playoff contests.
  • Friday will be a Blue and White Day. Wear a blue, white, or blue and white collared shirt or a Jesuit imprinted shirt on Friday to show your Blue Jay Spirit.
  • The Creative Writing Club will meet today during the first half of lunch in Room 116.
  • The Fishing club will meet today during the first half of lunch in Room 313. 
  • Jesuit Men of Color members are reminded that today’s presentation by Jesuit Alumnus of the Year Marlin Gusman will be in St. Ignatius Hall during first half of lunch. All interested Jesuit students are invited to attend.
  • Sodality will meet today during the second half of lunch in the regular rooms.
  • Acoustic Guitar Club will meet today during the second half of lunch in Room 330.
  • The varsity wrestling team will host Chalmette this evening in a dual meet in the Benson Arena starting at 6:00.
  • The varsity soccer team will play at The Willow School this evening starting at 6:00.  The jv plays at 7:30.
  • All pre-freshmen and freshmen interested in participating in the Brother Martin Math Tournament on Dec. 2 should attend an informational meeting tomorrow during the second half of lunch in Room 330.
  • Attention Operation Upgrade Family: All former Upgraders, seniors, and faculty who have been involved with Operation Upgrade, we will take a picture tomorrow during the first half of lunch on the large chapel steps.
  •  Join Mr. Jaskiewicz and Mr. Newell this Friday at 3:05 in the courtyard for a walking rosary.  Bring your rosary if you have one.
  • At Cocoanut Manor, the service stinks but the gags are four-star in this Marx Brothers romp featuring the music of Irving Berlin. Tickets are on sale now for the  Philelectic Society’s production of the Marx Brothers musical-comedy “The Cocoanuts”. Shows are Thursday at 6:30PM and Friday and Saturday are at 7:30PM and student tickets purchased in advance are only $10.00. For tickets and information, go to the Phils page of the Jesuit website or stop by the Phils office, Room 201, at lunch or after school.
  • The Commons cafe will be closed after school today and Friday.
  • Students, be aware that there will be an all-grooming standards check in homeroom tomorrow.  Make sure that you are in compliance with all grooming and uniform standards.
  • This is a reminder that no students are allowed in the hallways on the first, second, third, or fourth floors during lunch. Students may go to their lockers five minutes before the end of lunch. The penalty for violating this rule is a PH.