I like the community feeling of Saint Ignatius. No matter where you go on campus you feel like you're at home.
Janniel Badeas '19 has committed to play Division I rugby at St. Bonaventure University, becoming a first-generation college student. Read about how an injury, a video game and his mom helped get him to where he is today.
Saint Ignatius senior Nick Bishop envisioned a different path for himself four years ago as an incoming freshman. As he prepares for graduation, the Christian Action Team leader reflects on a high school career filled with all kinds of friendships and a focus on his faith.
Part of the welcome for the Class of 2023 included a story from senior Deloren Tisdel, who shared about how he found his voice at Saint Ignatius. As Mr. Healey writes, it's part and parcel of what graduates of this Alma Mater leave with--one of many lifelong takeaways from their Ignatius education.
When Charlie Proctor '21 was asked to participate in a fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, he was quick to say yes. The motto in his family mirrors the motto at Saint Ignatius; to be a Man for Others and give back when you can.
Service is embedded in the fabric of campus life. Students choose to spend Sunday evenings with the homeless, afternoons with neighborhood children and parts of the school day burying the dead. Through more than 20 service initiatives, students voluntarily serve more than 15,000 hours annually.
A robust curriculum prepares students with real-world experiences in the classroom, the city and across the world. Saint Ignatius is a leader in AP and National Merit Scholars annually.
Saint Ignatius fields 16 varsity athletic teams, plus intramurals and student sports media groups. The Wildcats compose one of the country’s most respected athletic programs.
In all they do, our students are formed in their faith. From retreats and service, to mission trips, Theology classes and daily prayer—our men learn to find God in all things. Saint Ignatius offers Masses daily, and community Masses each Friday morning.
Students volunteer to work with neighborhood children after school through sports, homework, arts and robotics
The umbrella service organization on campus, C.A.T. includes more than 20 service initiatives, which are open to all students.
Overseeing faith programs is Campus Ministry, which plans and leads retreats, school liturgies, mission trips, social justice initiatives, and leadership opportunities in these areas.
All students complete class retreats as freshmen and sophomores before making an overnight retreat junior year. Seniors are granted opportunities to lead retreats, like Kairos or Wilderness, which are based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius.
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