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.
Be a part of the Charger experience!
8TH GRADE PLACEMENT TEST
Saturday, December 7th, at 8:00 a.m.
Bring two #2 pencils and a $25 test fee.
DAILY BULLETIN FOR MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH
Join us this afternoon as we continue our series of the “Best of the 2010’s” with the film, Mad Max: Fury Road. All are welcome.
This Thursday and Friday, come see the fall play, two one-act comedies: Check Please, about blind dating, followed by Hard Candy, a play about job-seekers whose interviews are anything but serious.
Attention Student Council members. There will be a meeting this Thursday at 8:00 a.m. in Room 300. Please be on time.
Spaces are filling in for the March 2020 senior Kairos retreat. Deadline for applications is Monday, December 2nd, with a deposit. Forms and money can be turned into the business office.
STRIKE UP THE BAND
Students interested in joining the pep band second semester to rock the house during basketball season should see Ms. Wagner or Ms. Palumbo to determine if band can fit into your schedule. This is a credited class.
Today we follow the blue schedule. Academic classes begin with Period 7.
Friday, December 6, 2019