Jesuit High School has made a significant response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, including virtual classes from March 18 through the end of the 2019-20 school year, the cancellation or postponement and rescheduling of many events, and the implementation of daily Mass via live stream. Please see below news and information relating to Jesuit's response to the pandemic.
Perspectives Magazine The Spring 2020 issue of Jesuit's Perspectives magazine has arrived, click here to view the jam-packed, 44-page electronic edition filled with Jesuit news and information.
Weekly Announcements For Friday, May 15 by new student body president Carlos Baldor '21, plus very special messages for Jesuit's students from principal Barry Neuburger and president Fr. Richard C. Hermes, S.J., click here to view.
Awards Presentation Jesuit's best students for the 2019-20 school were recognized Friday, May 8 in the Awards Presentation video, with each award given by a faculty member. Congratulations to all of the recipients!
PREVIOUS MESSAGES FROM JESUIT PRESIDENT FR. RICHARD C. HERMES, S.J.
click for each full message
April 24 VIDEO: Weekly announcements a very important message from Father Hermes followed by announcements by student body president A.J. Karabenick '20. Click here for text of Father Hermes' message.
April 17 VIDEO: Weekly announcements from student body president A.J. Karabenick '20 followed by a special message from Father Hermes.
April 8 VIDEO: Weekly announcements from student body president A.J. Karabenick '20 followed by a special message from Father Hermes.
April 6 A Holy Week invitation for your spiritual life "I want to offer you an additional recommendation and invitation for your spiritual enrichment, the possibility of a Consecration of your life to the Blessed Virgin Mary ... "
April 1 VIDEO: Virtual school extended through May 1
Weekly announcements from student body president A.J. Karabenick '20 followed by an important message from Father Hermes.
March 23 Spiritual life at Jesuit in challenging times
" ... it is vitally important for us to address the spiritual needs of our students, families, and friends. ... "
March 20 Virtual classes extended through April 8
"The challenges that we all face are difficult and without precedent. ... I want to assure you of Jesuit's unfailing support, above all by ... "
March 18 Jesuit begins virtual school
"Jesuit High School began a period of virtual learning on Wednesday morning (March 18) as students and teachers engaged in online classes. ... the campus was quiet Wednesday morning, but online activity was bustling ... "
March 13 Spring break extended/virtual school announced
"You and your loved ones have been in our daily prayers throughout this spring break. We have followed with close attention the many developments related to the international coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak ... "
DAILY MASS LIVE STREAM
Join the Jesuit fathers at Noon daily seven days a week for Mass from Sacred Heart Chapel at the following link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtb5XK1lVXx6G2FGWP4xGGQ/live
EVENT CANCELLATIONS, POSTPONEMENTS, AND UPDATES
March 13 - May 1 All extracurricular activities suspended
April 15 Student-Athlete Signing Ceremony - click for the story, video, photos
April 24 Grad Bash CANCELLED
April 25 Spring Music Concert CANCELLED
April 26 Welcome Day Class of 2024 RESCHEDULED for August 9
April 27 Awards Assembly CHANGED to a video message to be sent to school community on May 8
April 27 Hartnett Golf Classic RESCHEDULED for June 15 at 9:00am at Carrollwood Country Club
May 1 Senior Day and Senior-Alumni Luncheon CHANGED to video messages and Graduation Yard Sign pickup on May 1
May 2 Father-Son Fishing Tournament CANCELLED for 2020, SCHEDULED for April 24, 2021
May 6 Mothers' Club Mass & Installation CANCELLED
May 9 JR Ring Mass RESCHEDULED for August 22
May 4-15 AP Exams RESCHEDULED for May 11-22. Click here for the updated (on April 3) AP Exam schedule. Click here for the College Board's coronavirus/AP testing update page.
May 16 Volunteer Appreciation CANCELLED
May 22 Baccalaureate Mass-Chapel of the Holy Cross RESCHEDULED for June 17 at the Chapel of the Holy Cross
May 23 Graduation-Straz Center RESCHEDULED for June 18 at the Straz Center
May 29-31 Grand Reunion POSTPONED
Aug 11 Pep Rally and Ring Ceremony on Schola Brevis for the wrestling and soccer State Championships
CAMPUS MINISTRY REFLECTIONS - VIRTUAL CONVOCATIONS
every Tuesday-Thursday beginning March 31
March 20 On St. Joseph, by Fr. Jay Hooks, S.J.
March 31 Mr. Matthew Kuizon '11 April 2 Mr. Dan Angel
April 7 Ms. Kathleen Clark April 16 Mr. Mike Scicchitano '01
April 21 Father Hooks/Jack McGill '20 April 23 Mr. Greg Malafronte '05
April 28 Milo Paman '20 April 29/30 Mr. Andy Wood '92
May 5 Mr. Austin Freeman '02 May 7 Mr. Brian Greenfield
May 12 Jason Kwo '21 May 14 TBA
Homily by Pope Francis at the prayer service and benediction in St. Peter's Square on March 27: