Our Mission is Essential

Our plan to open school in August reflects the input of our faculty, our parents and healthcare experts. With a shared desire for the health and well being of our community, several protocols will be in place. While school may look different, our goal of providing our students with an academically rigorous, Catholic education in the Jesuit tradition remains unchanged.

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Etymology Word of the Week

Director of Admissions Pat O'Rourke '90, a self-proclaimed "word nerd," brings you his Etymology Word of the Week. Every other week he presents an online Etymology lesson just for fun!
Postpone - "to put off to a later time; to defer.”  From the Latin preposition post meaning “after,” and the Latin verb pono, ponere, posui, positum meaning “put, place.”  (All information is from www.wikipedia.org, www.etymonline.com and/or www.dictionary.com).

RELATED WORDS/PHRASES – position, posit, preposition, positive

SAMPLE SENTENCE - “All parents of children who play spring sports in Northeast Ohio know that games are often postponed due to rain.”

GUESS THE APHORISM:  If at first you don’t succeed... (scroll for answer)

A: ...try, try again.