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Posted on Thursday, July 5, 2018
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 2022 page at spx.org (look for the hammock!). Freshman CP reading assignments, in addition to annotating, are... Read More
Posted on Sunday, May 27, 2018
Registration for Summer Enrichment Courses is now open. For more information, schedule of classes and to register, click here.
Posted on Monday, May 14, 2018
The Flannery O'Connor Library at St. Pius X Catholic High School is seeking a part-time library assistant beginning August 2018. The library assistant assumes responsibilities designated by the librarians to facilitate smooth operation and service thus enabling them to devote time to professional activities. The library assistant is trained in all aspects of library procedures and therefore able to supervise the library during the librarians' absence. The hours are five days, (25.5 hours) a... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Attention Class of 2018: Baccalaureate and graduation tickets are ready for pick up! Please stop by the Front Office any day to pick up your tickets envelope. You must sign for your envelope before leaving the Front Office. Each student receives 10 tickets to the graduation ceremony (some blue and some yellow), and 3 tickets to the Baccalaureate Mass. There are no extra tickets for the Baccalaureate Mass. If you submitted a request for additional graduation tickets, you did receive the... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2018
According to Lisa Narug, National Director of Le Grand Concours, 33 out of 126 St. Pius X students who participated in the National French Contest ranked nationally. Pius students competed and earned medals at all levels of the contest. Le Grand Concours is a national competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French. Students were evaluated for their written, reading and listening comprehension skills in French. More than 75,000 students in all 50 states competed in the... Read More
Posted on Thursday, April 19, 2018
Junior Ansley Boykin has won the 2018 Junior Study Abroad Scholarship for her achievement on the National Spanish Examination and for her excellent skills in the Spanish language. This national award, valued at over $3,500, is given each year to twenty-four students from across the United States who became eligible by earning high scores on the National Spanish Examination and then submitting samples of their written and oral work in Spanish to a selection committee. In July, Boykin will be... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The St. Pius X Latin program is pleased to announce our winners from this year's National Latin Exam. Sponsored by the American Classical League and the National Junior Classical League, the National Latin Exam is offered nationally to students on seven levels. Questions span topics such as "grammar, comprehension, mythology, derivatives, literature, Roman life, history, geography, oral Latin, and Latin in use in the modern world." We offer the NLE each year to promote the study of Latin and to... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The Senior Parent Meeting is March 27 at 7 p.m. This final parent meeting is dedicated entirely to information surrounding the final weeks for seniors to include: Prom, Senior Pilgrimage, Senior Exams, AP Exams, Senior Book Return, Baccalaureate, Honors Assembly, and Graduation. Parents will also pick up cap and gown. Please mark your calendars now! Please mark your calendar now and plan to be in attendance! BACCALAUREATE – May 17th at St. Brigid’s Catholic Church. 3 tickets per graduate. The... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Due to the water main break in DeKalb County and the quick loss of water pressure here at St. Pius X , we will dismiss at 12:07 p.m. On campus after school extracurricular activities are canceled. All off-campus events will remain as scheduled.
Posted on Wednesday, March 7, 2018
St. Pius X will be open tomorrow, Thursday, March 8. Water pressure has been restored. However, the boil water advisory is still in effect, therefore, we will take the following precautions: Water fountains and sinks will be inaccessible. As always, hand sanitizer is available in all restrooms and classrooms. Lunch will be prepared by Sage Dining without the need for Dekalb County water. You may still send in lunch with your student. Please have your student bring several (2-3) bottles of... Read More

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