Pope Francis says “Dear young people, do not bury your talents, the gifts that God has given you! Do not be afraid to dream of great things!“ Our students use their talents from God and not only dream great things but accomplish them! Their perseverance can be seen in and out of the classroom.
Congratulations to Ariana White and Perry O’ Connor who were awarded scholarships from the Talquin Youth Tour for young leaders, sponsored by Talquin Electric Cooperative. Ariana was also awarded the opportunity to participate in the 2019 NRECA National Youth Tour in Washington D.C.!
Congratulations to our boys and girls tennis team with their win against Madison County.
Our boy’s varsity basketball team has advanced to the Regional Finals and will be playing against Christ Church Academy in Jacksonville this Tuesday with a chance to advance to the Final Four in Lakeland for the first time in school history. We will be taking a bus and invite students and fans to join us. The bus will be departing from SJPII on Tuesday at 2 pm. Students can pick up a permission slip form in the office Monday and all others should email our athletic director at email@example.com if you would like to come with us. The cost is $40, and the faculty will be chaperoning.
WTXL Scholar-Athlete of the Week
We are so proud of Chosen Levarity, who is this week’s WTXL Scholar-Athlete of the Week. Chosen is talented and hard-working on the court while maintaining his 4.0 GPA. His goal is to help his team bring home the State Championship!
Thank you PTO!
We are so grateful to our PTO for an amazing Southern Affair event this past Thursday! This event allowed the Catholic community to come together in fellowship and to raise money for our school. We are extremely thankful for their time, talents and dedication, especially to Mrs. Leah O’Connor and Mrs. Christina Lake as the Chairs of this beautiful event.
Interim Reports went home last week with your child. Please sign and return.
Enrollment for the 2019-2020 School Year
Re-enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year has begun. Online re-enrollment information was sent to your email address. Please contact the office if you did not receive it as families who re-enroll before March 1st receive a $50 discount.
If you know of a family who is looking at schools for their high schooler, please have them contact Mrs. McGowan, our Director of Enrollment, to schedule a tour. You, our current SJPII families, are often our best recruiters. Please spread the word so we can add to our family in the coming years.
Eucharistic Adoration is every 2nd and 4th Monday, in the chapel starting at 8 AM. There are still time slots available if you can spare one hour of your time to come and pray. Adoration will be on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month.
Upcoming Important Dates
- March 6th- Ash Wednesday 10:15am and 6pm
- March 6th- A Night of Healing and Prayer
- March 18th- 22nd-Spring Break
Serving others at the Kearney Center