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Senior Council Raffle: Purchase Tickets Today
2/12/2018

Every spring the Senior Council has a raffle in order to raise funds for the Senior Class's gift to the school. The raffle drawing will be on Thursday, February 22 during all lunch periods. Tickets...

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Flu Season Reminders
2/5/2018

What is the flu?Influenza (the flu) is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs caused by influenza viruses. There are many different influenza viruses that are constantly changing. They cause...

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Lion Leader Freshmen Movie Night: The Incredibles
1/27/2018

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Flynn O'Hara Becomes New Uniform Supplier
1/5/2018

St. Pius X would like to welcome Flynn O'Hara as the new uniform supplier for the school.  To order, please click here or call (800) 441-4122.  The company is in the process of opening...

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Lion Leader P.A.S.S. ( Peer Assistance Study Session)
12/5/2017

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Be A Lion Leader Info Session
10/20/2017

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Counseling Department Offers Suicide Prevention Class for Parents
9/14/2017

The Counseling Department is offering a suicide training for the parents in our community on Wednesday, October 4. If you are interested, please click here to view the flyer and sign-up. Each session...

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Tacos and Tailgate- Lion Leader's SPX vs MaristTailgate
9/8/2017

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Tacos and Tailgate- Lion Leader's SPX vs MaristTailgate
9/8/2017

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Flannery O'Connor Library Now on Instagram - Follow Today!
8/29/2017

Our library is now on Instagram! Keep up with what's happening in library/media land and see our newest books! Follow us at @spxlibrary1958 or click here....

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The Pride Games: Camp Golden Lion
8/12/2017

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Attendance Office Policies
8/7/2017

Attendance Policy Information1. If you are sick and not coming to school, a parent must call the Attendance Office (x 228) by 9:00am.2. If you are late to school/tardy (which means the bell has rung...

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Roar Store Taking Orders for Crosstown Showdown Shirts
8/4/2017

The Roar Store is currently taking pre-orders for t-shirts commemorating the “Sixth Annual Crosstown Showdown” football game against Blessed Trinity Catholic High School on August 25....

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Lion Leader Locker Lookout
7/13/2017

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SPX Sophomore Swims with Whale Sharks
7/12/2017

St. Pius X sophomore Liz Pentecost was recently featured on an 11alive story, as she enjoyed a day swimming with whale sharks in the Ocean Voyager tank at the Georgia Aquarium. Pentecost was...

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Attention Parents! St. Pius X Closed March 31 Due to Bridge Collapse on I-85
3/30/2017

Dear Students and Parents,St. Pius X Catholic High School will be closed on Friday, March 31, 2017 due to the bridge collapse on I-85 and the declared state of emergency. We will see our students...

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"Masquerade" Prom Tickets on Sale NOW!
3/28/2017

"Masquerade" Prom Tickets on Sale NOW! Attention students! Masquerade, the 2017 Junior-Senior Prom will take place Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 7-11 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta Centennial...

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Download the New SAGE App Today!
3/23/2017

The long anticipated "Touch of SAGE" mobile app is now available on iTunes and the Google Play store!  Through the app, students and parents (and faculty!) will be able to mark their favorite...

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St. Pius Feeds 35,000 Children
3/3/2017

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Spring Blood Drive: March 23
3/1/2017

St. Pius X will be hosting our Spring Blood Drive on Thursday, March 23 in the gym. Be a part of giving the gift of life! All student sign-ups will be in the breezeway outside the cafeteria during...

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Save the Date! Prom 2017 Masquerade
2/28/2017

ST. PIUS X CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL PROM 2017“MASQUERADE”Saturday April 22, 2017 from 7:00 pm – 11:00 pmThe Hyatt Regency AtlantaCentennial Ballroom265 Peachtree Street...

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Informational Meetings Regarding Random Drug Testing
1/19/2017

Dear Parents:I want to bring to your attention meeting dates and times about the new random drug testing program presented to you in an earlier correspondence from the Superintendent of Schools, Dr....

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Lion Leader Applicant Interview Sign up
1/18/2017

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WEATHER ALERT: Noon Dismissal Friday, January 6
1/5/2017

Due to the state of emergency issued by Governor Deal's office, we will dismiss at 12:11 p.m. on Friday, January 6. Please make arrangements for your student to be off campus no later than 1 p.m....

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EXTENDED Lion Leader Application Deadline- Dec 23rd
12/12/2016

Click to complete the 2017-2018 Lion Leader Application!   ...

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Book Signing! Faculty Member Publishes Young Adult Novel
12/8/2016

Science instructor Mrs. Lutricia Barnett has recently published her first young adult novel, Accidental Arrival. The book, part one of a trilogy, follows main character Emily Harrison. Her adventures...

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P.A.S.S. PEER ASSISTED STUDY SESSION
12/8/2016

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Lion Leaders Present PASS: Peer Assisted Study Session
12/1/2016

Calling all freshmen! The Lion Leaders are proud to present PASS, a Peer Assisted Study Session on December 8 at 3:15 in the Library.  Get tips for your first high school exams with the help of...

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Santa Photos! Students Register HERE
12/1/2016

Students, please click HERE to sign-up for Santa pictures....

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St. Pius X Drumline Performs at the Masquerade

St. Pius X Drumline Performs at the Masquerade
11/28/2016

Over the Thanksgiving break, the St. Pius X Drumline took to the stage with the 1990s group, Helmet, at the Masquerade. The students performed a mash-up to the 1991 single, "Unsung."To read more...

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2017-2018 Lion Leader Applications Available on November 18th
11/18/2016

Applications are open NOW!!Click to complete the 2017-2018 Lion Leader Application! ...

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NHS Thanksgiving Food Drive EXTENDED through Friday
11/2/2016

The National Honor Society is extending its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive through this Friday, November 18. Non-expired canned goods will be collected in the mornings and in Mrs. Espinosa's room...

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Be A Lion Leader Info Session
10/28/2016

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Field Day Scheduled for August 26
8/17/2016

Reminder! We will celebrate Field Day on August 26.  Students and faculty will enjoy a day of outdoor games, trivia, and all around competition.  We will dismiss at 1 p.m.  ...

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Klister's Memories Preserved through NPR StoryCorps
7/26/2016

In an effort to preserve Ms. Charleen Klister's memories of teaching, life, and St. Pius X, we took a peek into her 52 year career with an interview in NPR's Atlanta StoryCorps Booth. StoryCorps is a...

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Erin Huff '16 Named First Recipient of 11Alive's Kids Who Care
6/2/2016

Congratulations to recent graduate Erin Huff '16, who was featured on 11Alive as the first recipient of the Kids Who Care program. Huff, recent recipient of the Girl Scout Gold award was...

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Frannie Geeslin '16 Recognized for Perseverance
6/1/2016

St. Pius X Class of 2016 alumna Frannie Geeslin was recognized in the Georgia Bulletin for her perseverance in overcoming obstacles in her life. Prior to her freshman year at St. Pius X, Geeslin was...

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Buckhead Uniform to Become Parker School Uniforms
5/17/2016

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PROM 2016 “A GRAND AFFAIR”
4/23/2016

ST. PIUS X HIGH SCHOOLPROM 2016“A GRAND AFFAIR” Saturday April 23, 2016 from 7:00 pm – 11:30 pmThe Hyatt Regency AtlantaRegency Ballroom265 Peachtree Street...

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Prom Tickets on Sale March 30
3/29/2016

ST. PIUS X HIGH SCHOOLPROM 2016“A GRAND AFFAIR”Saturday April 23, 2016 from 7:00 pm – 11:30 pmThe Hyatt Regency AtlantaRegency Ballroom265 Peachtree Street NE404-577-1234 Tickets...

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Academic Quiz Bowl Team Takes Third in Division at State
3/21/2016

Congratulations to the St. Pius X Academic Quiz Bowl Team, led by coaches Marsha and Fleming Free, who took third place at the state tournament over the weekend. A total of 53 teams from across the...

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Spring Blood Drive Donors and Volunteers Needed: March 31
3/7/2016

Did you know that every two seconds someone in the United States receives a blood transfusion?  St. Pius X will be hosting our Spring Blood Drive on Thursday, March 31 in the gym. Be a part of...

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Student Designs raise money for SPX Mission Teams and STAND

Student Designs raise money for SPX Mission Teams and STAND
12/2/2015

Sophomores Brennan Quinn and Katherine McGraw and freshman Ben Lathrop,  three students in the St. Pius X Maker Club, raised over $300 for the SPX Mission Teams and STAND, the anti-genocide...

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Annual Fall Blood Drive Scheduled for Sept. 17 - Register Today!
8/21/2015

Did you know that one pint of blood can save up to three lives?Our annual fall blood drive is scheduled for Thursday, September 17 from 8-2 p.m. in the gym. We are actively soliciting parent and Pius...

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Tyner '18 Inducted Into Youth Leadership Sandy Springs
8/19/2015

Congratulations to sophomore Sarah Tyner, who was inducted into the fifth class of Youth Leadership Sandy Springs on August 13. Sarah joins 39 students from 10 other schools for a year of leadership...

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Attention Freshmen! Join Us for Camp Golden Lion
7/31/2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015; 4:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.Freshmen are encouraged to attend the annual kick-off to the school year with Camp Golden Lion in the back gym. The afternoon will begin with Mass and...

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Important Back-to-School Information Sent
7/14/2015

Attention St. Pius X Parents!Important back-to-school information was mailed last week and included important fundraising information, a school volunteer sign-up form, news about the upcoming gala,...

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Attention Seniors: Book Return 2015
5/4/2015

The Senior Book Return will be held in the Young Center Lobby on the last day of finals, May 7th from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Please remind your student to put their name in their textbooks and have...

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“Little Free Library” shares love of reading with local community
5/4/2015

Written by Golden Lines Staff Writer Gabby Burns '16In an effort to bring the love of reading to the local community, a group of students and faculty created a free library located along the sidewalk...

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Spring Blood Drive Surpassed Goals
3/31/2015

The St. Pius X Spring Blood Drive, held in honor of Ms. Charleen Klister, on March 26, was a major success! We had 210 people show up for the drive. We were able to collect 182 units of blood. The...

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SPX Students Take First Place at Odyssey of the Mind Competition
3/31/2015

Congratulations to three St. Pius X students, Andrew Hopkins '16, Morgan Hernandez '16, and Julia Hernandez '17 who won first place alongside two Marist students and one Blessed Trinity student at...

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"A Night in Wonderland" Prom Tickets on Sale NOW!
3/27/2015

Attention students!  A Night in Wonderland, the 2015 Junior-Senior Prom will take place Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 7-11:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta Centennial Ballroom.  To...

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Support the Senior Class Fundraiser: Feb. 11-13
2/6/2015

Support the Senior Class Fundraiser by purchasing $1 or $3 raffle tickets to win prizes such as a parking space for next year, prom tickets, gift cards, gift baskets, and more!On Tuesday, February...

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Prom Tickets on Sale Now
3/31/2014

Tickets are now on sale for Southern Soiree, the St. Pius X Junior-Senior Dinner & Prom at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead.  Tickets are $95 per person and will be on sale through April 6....

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Donors Needed for Blood Drive: March 25
3/14/2014

Did you know that one pint of blood can save up to three lives? We will be having our spring Blood Drive on Tuesday, March 25 in the St. Pius X gym. We are actively soliciting parent...

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NHS Students Collecting Shoes for St. Vincent de Paul
3/10/2014

Attention!The National Honor Society will be holding its annual shoe drive March 10-14. All donations will be taken to the St. Vincent de Paul Society. Please bring in any shoes in...

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Black and White Dance Cancelled
2/15/2014

Students and parents, Due to the weather and the shift in the basketball tournaments, we must cancel the Black and White Dance on Saturday, February 22nd. We have had lengthy discussions today...

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Fine Arts Students Honored by SCAD
2/4/2014

The following St. Pius X students were honored at the regional level of the Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards sponsored by Savannah College of Art &...

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After School Activities Canceled Jan. 28
1/28/2014

Please be aware that ALL after school activities are canceled for the afternoon of Tuesday, January 28 due to inclement weather.  ...

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Sheppard Participates in King Service
1/22/2014

Senior Erin Sheppard was selected to participate in the 2014 Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Service at the historic  Ebenezer Baptist Church.  The televised service was carried...

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Homecoming 2013 - Student Information
9/24/2013

For our current students, St. Pius X Homecoming 2013 will be celebrated on campus from Monday, September 30 through Friday, October 4. This year’s overall theme is Hollywood and the daily...

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Camp Golden Lion & New Parent Dinner Scheduled for August 17
8/14/2013

Camp Golden Lion / New Parent DinnerReminder!  All freshman students and their parents are encouraged to attend Camp Golden Lion and the New Parent Dinner on Saturday, August 17.Everyone will...

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Website Down for Maintenance 8/9-8/10
8/7/2013

Please be aware that the St. Pius X website will be down for maintenance Friday, August 9 through Saturday, August 10.  Thank you for your patience as we work to update our site....

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Back-to-School Traffic Reminders
8/6/2013

The traffic flow at St. Pius X is typically chaotic during the first few days of school. To help ease potential problems and facilitate a smooth pick-up and drop-off experience, we ask that at...

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Buckhead Uniforms Sale/New Location Information
5/29/2013

Buckhead Uniforms is opening a new location in Chamblee, Georgia, convenient to St. Pius X.  The new location is one mile south of I-285 off of Peachtree Industrial Boulevard. For more...

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Students Earn Girl & Boy Scout Awards
3/19/2013

Six St. Pius X girls have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award this year and were recognized at the Fox Theater last weekend. The Greater Atlanta Council is approximately half the state of Georgia....

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