Education is Essential

COVID-19 has presented a tremendous challenge for Saint Ignatius High School to balance our mission of providing an academically rigorous, Catholic, Jesuit education along with the health and safety recommendations of leading healthcare experts. On Monday, March 15, students returned to full-day, in-person learning.

Saint Ignatius High School

Daily Announcements

Check here for updates on extracurriculars, college visits, service news and the cafeteria menu.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Model Railroaders: The Model Railroaders club will be meeting again TODAY, May 5th, in room 314A of the main building from 11:10-12:10pm. Feel free to bring your lunch! We will be continuing work on our next model railroad project, and starting to work on another one simultaneously as well. Come make new tracks and new worlds by diving into the world of model railroading; the world’s greatest hobby! Contact Club President Dominic DeBlasis or Mr. Andrew Johnson with any questions. Hope to see you there!
 
IGNATIANS FOR LIFE:  Please join the Ignatians for Life TODAY and every Wednesday to pray the rosary for the culture of life at 11:30am in the Companions Chapel (across from the Admissions Office).  All are welcome!
 
Asian Pacific Island American Heritage Month Fact:  Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu is know as the “Queen of Nuclear Research,” Dr. Wu was born in Jiangsu Province, China, in 1912, and moved to the U.S. in 1939 to pursue her Ph.D. at the University of California, Berkeley. As an experimental physicist, Dr. Wu made significant contributions to the study of nuclear physics, and as a member of the research staff at Columbia University, she played a critical role in the Manhattan Project, the research and development consortium led by the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom that created the first nuclear weapons. Dr. Wu was the recipient of the inaugural Wolf Prize in Physics and was the first woman to serve as president of the American Physical Society. 
 
RETREAT LEADERS: Attention Juniors interested in being a retreat leader next year, you can turn in your application any day this week. 
 
BROTHER TO BROTHER CLOTHING DRIVE AND SALE: Clean out your closet and donate your good condition, men's school dress code appropriate clothing – blazers, dress shirts, pants, ties, belts, shoes and any items with the St. Ignatius logo. Drop your donations in bins in Rade or Mr. Franzinger’s office now through Wednesday, May 12. Details to follow on how you can shop the sale to benefit Pediatric Cancer Research and Treatment. Contact Samurai Chung or Mr. Franzinger with any questions.
 
Spain 2022:   Informational meeting for interested students and parents this Thursday, May 6, 7:30pm.  Email Mrs. Sebring (ssebring1@ignatius.edu) for the zoom link.
 
The NHS school supplies drive begins this week and will run through May 14th. Bring in crayons, bookbags, children's masks and any other supplies for grade school students. Please drop them off in the boxes in Rade. These supplies will be sent to local grade schools in need!
 
CAMPUS DINING:
Fry:  Chicken Nuggets, Fries
Pizza:  Cheese, Pepperoni, Meat Lovers
EntrĂ©e:  Asian Day
 
The Astra Aerospace Club meets every Thursday at 3:00 pm in Science Building room 101. If you are interested in aerospace topics, activities, speakers, careers, and simulations, Astra is the club for you! Contact senior Ferenc Somogyi or Mr. DeCarlo for more details. Zoom link is in your email.
 
C.A.T. MEETINGThe Christian Action Team will be meeting on Thursdays  after school in the Library. All students are invited. At C.A.T., you can learn about service opportunities, hear stories from your peers, pray, reflect, and get involved. Please consider joining us. AMDG

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