The Plank - Student Life

Plank Article Oliver Leinberger ’23

It’s okay to not be okay

The month of May marks the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Month, a time that sheds light on the importance of mental health and encourages people who might be struggling to reach out for support. This year, Jesuit High School Sacramento is working hard to spread awareness and help their students.

Plank Article Marcos Lopez ’23

Jesuit holds annual Student Awards Convocation

On Thursday, April 27, in the Father Barry Gymnasium, Jesuit High School Sacramento celebrated its annual Student Awards Convocation. The Jesuit community in its entirety, from staff and faculty to parents, gathered together to celebrate this year’s student accomplishments. 

Plank Article Jason De Guzman ’25

Exploring exciting student art

On April 25, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Jesuit High School Sacramento will host an art showcase known as The Exhibition: Cannonball Collection. This is the first Exhibition in our history, and it will consist of pieces from the students in Digital Media and Studio Art classes. To conclude the Exhibition, there will be an awards ceremony at 6:30 p.m.

Plank Article Matt Freeman ’25

Internet addiction: fleeting focus

Over the last decade or so – and especially since COVID sent everyone online – the internet has become an essential part of the teaching and learning process. And while the internet has made information more accessible to all students, it has also created distracting behaviors.

Plank Article Jason De Guzman ’25

Clothing Exchange Closet helps students stay in uniform

When soon-to-be freshman Viliami Sitauti ’26 stopped by Jesuit High School Sacramento to drop off some paperwork, he found out that his uniform wouldn’t be arriving until September, a month into his freshman year. Luckily, he was able to get free, dress-code compliant logo wear for free from Jesuit’s Clothing Exchange Closet.

Plank Article Jason De Guzman ’25

Open Mic Night

Tonight, from 6 to 8 p.m., the Asian Pacific Islander Clubs (APIC) from Jesuit High School Sacramento and St. Francis High School, along with Jesuit Latinos Unidos and the Jesuit Student Council, will host Open Mic Night in the Harris Center.