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Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 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 spx.org (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
Posted on Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Senior Yearbook Ads The deadline for purchasing a yearbook ad for your senior is Tuesday, November 6. All ads are created and purchased online directly through our yearbook publishing company. Detailed instructions can be found here or at the bottom of the journalism page on the St. Pius X website. Please contact Ms. Curlette if you have any questions.
Posted on Tuesday, September 25, 2018
The Harvard Debate Council was founded in 2017 in an effort to increase minority representation at the program's summer residency. Sophomore Darryl Cooper has passed three debate "auditions" for the program and is one of 26 students in the State of Georgia who made the final cut on Sunday, September 23. Cooper will begin training with the program and hopes to be one of the 400 students selected from across the nation to train under Harvard's coach on the school's campus this summer. Training... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, September 18, 2018
The Speech and Debate Team competed in the North Hall Debate Tournament this past weekend.  Congratulations to Joey Tarnowski '20 for taking first place at the tournament! This is in addition to his quarterfinal finish at the University of Kentucky tournament in early September. 
Posted on Wednesday, September 12, 2018
St. Pius X Catholic High School is pleased to announce recent recipients of academic accolades.  Five students were named Semifinalists in the National Merit Program, which is awarded to the highest-scoring participants in each state. The National Merit Scholarship Program provides opportunities for scholarships to outstanding students throughout the country who succeed in their studies and perform with excellence on the PSAT examination.     The students recognized as Semifinalists from St.... Read More

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