Recent News Articles

Recent News Articles

Posted on Tuesday, July 21, 2020
We know there will be many questions and we have developed this section to help answer those. If you have additional questions, please submit them to questions@spx.org and we will add them to these FAQs. As we know, this is a rapidly changing situation. We are answering to the best of our ability at this time. As things progress, answers may change. We will continue to post questions and answers here, with the newest information at the top.  ---UPDATED 8/7/2020, 9:30 A.M.--- Why did you... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Who needs to have a physical on file at St. Pius X? All NEW Students regardless of their participation in sports All Athletes (High School and Middle School) participating in an athletic program Physicals must be dated AFTER 4/1/2020 When are physicals due? The first day of school OR  Prior to any try-out, strength-training or athletic practice How do the physicals get turned in to the school? This year physicals must be uploaded by each family onto the PlanetHS online platform. Paper copies... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, July 7, 2020
We are changing the book process for the 2020-2021.  We will no longer be charging a flat rate for books and providing books to students.  We have outsourced our bookstore to EdTech, and you will purchase all required materials directly through EdTech.  We made this decision for many reasons, including problems with the physical process of returning and delivering books to students due to the current pandemic, an effort to reduce book costs where possible, and the need to move towards ebooks.... Read More
Posted on Monday, June 29, 2020
Congratulations to Carter Loflin '22 for winning the 71st playing of the Press Thornton Future Masters in Dothan, Alabama. Carter's three-day total of 204 (67-70-67) gave him a one-stroke victory over Zach Adams of Charleston, South Carolina and Michael Mays of Winter Park, Florida. Loflin has been competing in this tournament since he was seven years old.  This year's field consisted of 232 distinguished junior golfers, and past winners include PGA Tour stars Stewart Cink, Shaun Micheel, Mark... Read More
Posted on Monday, June 29, 2020
Congratulations to recent graduate Joey Tarnowski who finished 17th overall in the country in Lincoln-Douglas debate at the Online National Speech and Debate Tournament. Since 1931 the tournament has brought together thousands of middle and high school students to the largest academic competition in the world to debate current events, voice their views, and share their stories. Joey will compete next year for Samford University. Congratulations on an outstanding career debating for St. Pius X!
Posted on Monday, June 29, 2020
The English Department requires reading to expand your general knowledge and encourage active engagement with big ideas. Annotating and/or completing reading assignments is your chance to have a conversation with the author and compose your own responses to the ideas presented. Instructions for annotating, specific to each level AND book, are available at the links for the Summer Reading for the Class of 2024 page at spx.org (look for the hammock!). Freshman CP JOURNAL assignments, in... Read More
Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2020
June 25, 2020 Dear St. Pius X Catholic School Community, A letter was sent to our community on June 2 addressing the need to confront racism and the many long-standing injustices experienced by people of color.  We are writing to you today to reiterate our commitment to imitate Christ and combat racism with love and action here at St. Pius X. We recognize that the first step of many is to continue to listen. We are aware of the social media posts and other channels bringing to light issues... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, June 10, 2020
The Office of Catholic Schools of the Archdiocese of Atlanta recently shared the news that Archbishop Gregory Hartmayer, OFM Conv., has announced that Mr. Harry "Hal" Plummer has been named Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Atlanta. He will replace Dr. Diane Starkovich when she retires on June 30. Per the letter shared by the Archbishop, Mr. Plummer comes with 40 years of experience in education, including work as a parish catechetical leader, teacher, principal and... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Join us on June 23, 2020 for the Fourth Annual George B. Maloof Golf Classic. This event is a benefit for the St. Pius X Football Program and the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund​.  For all of the information about this event, including how to register, please click here.
Posted on Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Below, please read a letter sent by the Archdiocese of Atlanta on June 9, regarding a peaceful and prayerful march through Atlanta. For those of you who wish to meet up with fellow St. Pius X friends, please congregate just across from the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, at the northwest corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE and Central Avenue SW.  We will be there at 3:15 p.m. On Thursday, June 11, Catholics from parishes across the Archdiocese of Atlanta are uniting in solidarity... Read More

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