Academics News

Posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Before the holidays, students in Theology teacher Mr. Dennis Ruggiero's Genocide and Holocaust class traveled to the nation's capitol to tour the city and visit the National Holocaust Museum. Mr. Ruggiero has been teaching the popular, senior-only elective course for nearly 20 years. To read more about the trip, please click here for an article written by Golden Lines student writer Nicole Gresham.
Posted on Thursday, October 31, 2019
Written by Golden Lines Staff Writers A small group St. Pius X students traveled to Clemson University on Saturday, October 19 to compete in the 47th Annual Poetry Declamation Contest. Sponsored by Clemson’s Department of Languages, the event featured middle school and high school students from Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina reciting poems from memory in one of nine different languages, including Japanese, Chinese, Italian, Russian, and American Sign Language. The St. Pius... Read More
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2019
Dates:  Saturday, August 3, 10, and 17, 2019 (Please note, the first class is prior to the first day of school. This was done so there would not be class on the day of the August SAT. Please plan accordingly.) Time: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Cost (includes the SAT/ACT Prep material): $200.00 if registered before July 25, 2019; $225.00 if July 26, 2019 or after. Materials needed: Pencils and calculator (necessary for the math section) Teachers: Mrs. Jan Collier and Ms. Dena Peck Click here to... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2019
In order to help prepare students academically for the 2019-2020 school year, St. Pius X is offering 10 enrichment course opportunities this summer in the subjects of math, world language and English. Please register by June 21. However, most of the classes still allow registration after that date. Each session will consist of four classes lasting two hours a day and cost $120.00 per student. Please click on the subject links on the left for more details and the registration forms. The online... Read More
Posted on Monday, June 3, 2019
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. Tips for annotating specific to each level are available at the links on the Summer Reading for the Class of 2023 page at (look for the hammock!). Freshman CP reading assignments, in addition to annotating, are... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Re-enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is open. Your FACTS account will automatically be charged your non-refundable re-enrollment fee unless you contact the Business Office by the deadline to let them know you do not intend to return next year. The deadline to complete your forms is Friday, February 22. Families who do not complete the forms on time will be charged a $50 late fee each month until all are submitted. Re-enrollment forms will be completed using your PowerSchool PARENT... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Senior Kemper Higgins has been selected to speak at Ebenezer Baptist Church on Monday in front of leaders from around the country and a national audience at the 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr Commemorative Service on Monday, January 21 at Ebenezer Baptist Church downtown.   The King Commemorative Service  features diverse students and dignitaries from around the world.  Each student will receive speaking lines and excerpts of Dr. King's 1961 speech at Lincoln University, The American Dream. ... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2019
What?  Mini Class Night When?  Thursday, January 24 from 7 - 8:45 p.m. Where? Mini Class Night begins in your listed Homeroom on your student's schedule Class Schedules? Reminder! No student schedules will be printed or available. You will need to download your students schedule before you arrive. Purpose?  The purpose of Mini Class night is to acquaint you with each of your student's teachers and classes.  Classes Length?  Classes will be eight minutes in length with four minutes passing... Read More
Posted on Thursday, November 29, 2018
FALL SEMESTER FINAL EXAMS STUDENT & FAMILY INFORMATION LOCKER CLEAN OUT Locker clean out happens MONDAY, (12/10) at the end of the school day.  Students must clean up lockers and remove any clothes, lunch/food items, trash, etc. leaving only school books, notebooks, and class materials for Christmas break.  Doing a thorough locker clean out at the end of each semester helps prevent ant and rodent infestations.  Please be prepared with extra bags/backpacks if you have lots to take home. ... Read More
Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018
SAT/ACT Prep is a class offered outside of the regular school day for juniors and seniors who want extra preparation for the SAT/ACT tests. At St. Pius X our students are continually preparing for this test when they do summer reading, take four years of math, study vocabulary lists, write essays, and read good literature. In fact, the best preparation of all for the SAT/ACT is a challenging high school college prep curriculum like the one offered at St. Pius X. However, some students will... Read More


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