Apr
4

STEM Scouts Experiment with Hydraulics

The STEM Scouts are at it again! Last month, the students learned about hydraulics, constructing their own working hydraulic arms and using them to pick up everyday objects. The hands-on project was an extremely engaging way to learn the principals involved and the students really enjoyed constructing their arms! Thanks to teachers Joanna McLucas and […]

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Apr
3

Varsity Boys Tennis Training Hard

Boys Varsity Tennis is putting in the hours this season! Coach Kevin Meyer says that the majority of his team trains 4 to 5 days a week, combining team practices and individual clinics to improve their game. The team is fairly young, mostly 8th and 9th grade, and show great dedication. “They’re excited, and have a […]

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Mar
31

2017 Spring Art Show Results

Be sure to stop in the library while you are here for the Spring Musical to view this year’s Art Show! Thank you to all who participated and congratulations to our winners! Best of Show – “Pretty Hurts”, Lizzy Latham High School awards: 1st place tie – “A Portrait of My Grandfather”, Lauren Miller “My […]

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Mar
31

Castillo Sets State Record in Lacrosse

The Boys Lacrosse team won its first game of the season on Friday, March 17th against Woodmont with a score of 25-16. Junior Christian Castillo set a state record with most goals in a single game, 11, widely beating the previous record of 8 goals. He also had the 2nd most points scored in a game with […]

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Mar
24

Varsity Baseball Defeats CCES at Fluor Field

The Varsity Baseball team pulled a decisive victory over Christ Church with their 3-0 win at Fluor Field March 23rd. It was a great game with a whole-team effort to keep the shut out! The game is an annual tradition between St. Joe’s and CCES, and part of Fluor Field’s high school game series hosted […]

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Mar
17

World History Class “Historical Speed Dating”

  Marla Palmer‘s 9th Grade World History class took a new twist on their studies with a “Historical Speed Dating” activity. The students researched a historical character from ancient Greece or Rome, created a fake Facebook profile of that character and presented that character in three minutes to another character in their class. They rotated during […]

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Mar
17

St. Joe’s Welcomes Seminarian Alumni

This week we were thrilled to have two of our alumni – Alex Foley (’16) and Matthew Bauer (’15) – home for a quick visit! Both are studying for the priesthood at Holy Trinity Seminary in Dallas. We were also pleased to welcome their fellow seminarian and classmate Matthew Curley, also from our diocese. Please […]

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Mar
17

TRACE Hosts Stress Management Speaker

This week, TRACE – Teens Rising Against Challenges Every day – welcomed Mrs. Virginia Miller, a local therapist who specializes in stress and trauma issues. Mrs. Miller spoke with students about stress and anxiety as experienced particularly by teenagers and students. It was a great opportunity to learn about personal care and strategies for successfully […]

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Mar
17

Boys Varsity Golf Continues Winning Streak

Ben Loudermilk shot a one-over 37 this Thursday at The Preserve at Verdae to lead the St. Joseph’s boys golf team to a dual match victory against Eastside High. Senior Sean Miller had a 38 while junior Greg Hazelhurst fired a 41 and sophomore Ryan Gorman shot 44. St. Joseph’s (3-0) has a busy week […]

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