Academics News

Posted on Tuesday, July 6, 2021
In order to help prepare students academically for the 2021-2022 school year, St. Pius X is offering several enrichment course opportunities this summer in the subjects of math, world language and English. Please register by June 25. 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... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, July 6, 2021
The link to order your digital/print books -"Required Course Access Bundle" for the 2021-2022 school year is now available. Please order your books as soon as possible. EdTech BookStore Instructions (Read First) EdTech BookStore & Shelf (spx.shelfit.com)
Posted on Tuesday, June 29, 2021
The English Department requires reading over the summer to keep our students' reading and critical thinking skills sharp. In addition to reading, annotating and/or completing reading assignments is also required. See the links below for specific directions. All English students must check their individual course for the reading assignments, annotation guidelines, and point-of-contact should they have any questions. Some courses require assignments in addition to annotating, so students... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, May 18, 2021
The World Languages Department would like to congratulate the following seniors who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2021 National Spanish Examinations. Seniors from St. Pius X Catholic High School earned a total of one gold, two silver and four bronze medals along with nine honorable mentions.  “Attaining a medal or honorable mention for any student on the National Spanish Examinations is very prestigious,” says Kevin Cessna-Buscemi, National Director of the... Read More
Posted on Friday, May 7, 2021
Senior Ellie Finch has been awarded a STEM scholarship from STEM for Every Child, a nonprofit in Tucker that serves students and teachers across metro Atlanta with STEM training, resources, and support. She was selected on the basis of her academic achievement, letters of recommendation, and personal essay.   Finch is planning to pursue an Engineering degree at Georgia Tech in the fall.  About the STEM for Every Child Scholarship STEM for Every Child Scholarships are awarded to outstanding... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, May 4, 2021
On April 30, the DeKalb Rotary Club hosted Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) students and teachers for a celebration over Zoom. Congratulations to Cody Nelson and Ms. Carrie Stockard, who represented St. Pius X this year. The STAR program honors Georgia's outstanding high school seniors and the teachers who have been most instrumental in their academic development.  During the past 63 years, the STAR Program has honored more than 28,000 high school seniors who have in turn chosen... Read More
Posted on Monday, April 26, 2021
SAT/ACT Prep is a class offered outside of the regular school day for juniors and seniors who want extra preparation for the SAT and ACT tests. Classes are in-person and held on August 7, 14, 21, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more information and to register, please click here.
Posted on Tuesday, April 13, 2021
St. Pius X Catholic High School has received notification that four students have been selected as finalists for the Georgia Governor's Honors Program. The finalists from St. Pius X for the 2021 Georgia Governor's Honors Program are Jacob Fleming (Math), Samuel Grass (Spanish), Lindsey Nelson (French), and Grace Rosenberg (Theater Performance).   Nearly 3000 students from across the state were interviewed and auditioned in February, and from those nominees over 500 finalists were chosen to... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Last weekend, the RoboLions Robotics team participated in the state championships. And for the first time in the history of the organization, the RoboLions have had the team of Cody Nelson, Eli Black, Markus Paxton, Nathan Lathrop, and Zainab Hicks qualify for the World Championships.
Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Business/Computer Science Electives : You know you need them! In a survey of St. Pius students taken last year, 67.9% acknowledged that Business and Computer Science courses are important to learn for careers in their future. Are your students prepared for future college courses, careers, and life in general? Encourage them to sign up for electives within the Business and Computer Science Department when registering for next year’s classes. Computer science allows students to be creators in... Read More

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