St. Joseph High School is a Catholic, Christian educational community formed in the Lasallian tradition whose MISSION is to provide a Christian education for young women and men of diverse economic and cultural backgrounds. We inspire these young women and men to discover their God-given talents, empower them to be lifelong learners and challenge them to achieve their potential as compassionate women and men of faith.
Whenever he’s back in town, Andy Pacejka visits his alma mater. The 1987 graduate of St. Joseph High School is never too busy to share with the Chargers his latest experiences as a forensic science manager for the identification section of the Utah Bureau of Forensic Services. In what better place to share his passion than the crime scene investigation class? “I always look forward
Congratulations to SJHS Charger Kamron Brown (second from left) and three other Lasallian students for being chosen as first place winners in the ComEd Create a Spark HFS program. All of the students appeared on ABC News early in July to explain their project. According to Desiree Pepper-Venzant, Executive Director of HFS Chicago Scholars, "eight groups of HFS Chicago Scholars learned about smart grid technology and how it
Five SJHS seniors are taking American History Since 1865, a course in which students fulfill their senior year social studies requirement at St. Joseph HS while also earning credit at Benedictine University. This three-hour credit is also transferable to another university of their choosing. The Chargers attend some classes at Benedictine University while their professor, Dr. Vincent Gaddis, travels to Westchester to provide instruction as well. The class also makes use of WebEx technology to collaborate.
8TH GRADE PLACEMENT EXAM
(for students who have not tested elsewhere)
SATURDAY, JANUARY 18
Click here to preregister
COME WITH TWO #2 PENCILS AND YOUR $25 TEST FEE
AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING
Students looking for extra support are encouraged to attend our after-school tutoring program. The program runs Monday through Thursday from 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. English help is available on Mondays, math is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays, science help is available on Wednesdays. See Ms. Wagner in room 302 for more details.
DAILY BULLETIN FOR FRIDAY, JANUARY 17TH
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
On Monday, we remember and celebrate the legacy of Dr. King, civil rights leader who continues to inspire and challenge us to be examples of peach and justuce and strong leaders for our communities. Remember, there will be no classes on Monday.
TRACK & FIELD
Anyone interested in joining track & field this spring should attend a meeting today at 3:00 p.m. in Room 107. That’s the track team & field events team – today, Room 107, 3 o’clock.
On Monday, join the Film Club in the Sirus Theater as we continue our series of the Japanese anime master, Hayao Miyazaki. Join us for the 1997 classic, Princess Mononoke.
AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING
Students looking for extra support are encouraged to attend our after school tutoring program. The program runs Monday through Thursday from 3:15pm to 4:15pm. English help is available on Mondays, Math is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Science help is available on Wednesdays. See Ms. Wagner in room 302 for more details.
There will be a Theater Interest meeting held next Tuesday, January 21, at 3:00 p.m. in Room 205. If you are interested in participating in the musical, then please attend this meeting. The musical this spring will be Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. If you have any questions, then feel free to contact Mr. Smith.
THIS WEEKEND IN CHARGER SPORTS
Sophomore boys and the varsity basketball teams are HOME tonight versus Providence St. Mel. Game times are at 5:30 and 7:00 p.m. Tomrrow girls basketball are at the MLK shootout vs. Phillips at Marshall beginning at 9:45 a.m. Meanwhile the freshman boys are at Providence St. Mel for a 9:30 a.m. contest.
Today is a YELLOW Day. Academic classes begin with Period 3.