One of the joys of being president of Jesuit High School is meeting new Blue Jays. On any given morning, at lunch, and after school, Fr. Raymond Fitzgerald, S.J. can usually be found in the Traditions Courtyard, where in the shade of the oaks, he meets and greets Blue Jays coming and going. After the Mass of the Holy Spirit, students were dismissed for the Labor Day holiday weekend. These four pre-freshmen chatted with Father while waiting for their ride home. From left are Will Landrieu, Chris Freibert, Jacob Bordelon, and Brett Power.
August 29, 2013
Al final del día…
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.