Given to a senior in recognition of his outstanding achievements
during his high school years, the Valedictorian award is among
the most prestigious awards that are handed out at graduation
each year. For the Class of 2021 at Jesuit High School
Sacramento, Donovan Jasper ’21 took home the award.
Talented, determined, creative, and hardworking are just a few
words that can be used to describe Alex Chen ’21. From being
co-captain of the tennis team to holding multiple internships,
Alex’s versatility and commitment are truly remarkable.
In May of 1843, the first Japanese immigrated to the United
States. 26 years on, in May of 1869, the transcontinental
railroad was completed with the help of thousands of Chinese
laborers. Thus Congress designated the month of May as Asian
Pacific American Heritage Month in commemoration of those events.
To honor its graduating seniors, Jesuit High School Sacramento
will be holding its Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation for the
Class of 2021 at Allworth Financial Stadium on May 21 and 22.
Both events start at 7:30 pm.
After tearing his ACL while playing club soccer his freshman year
at Jesuit High School Sacramento, Damian Brunton ’21 was at his
lowest point — unable to pursue his passion of soccer for an
extended period of time.
Upon graduation, students at Jesuit High School Sacramento aim to
embody the five principles of the Grad
at Grad. One of the values, intellectual competence, is
something few students personify as much as Peter Wisner ’21.
Every year during the month of March and going into April,
millions of people in the United States tune into the NCAA March
Madness tournament, a single-elimination tournament that includes
68 Division I college basketball programs.
One of the great escapisms during the pandemic was music.
Millions of people turned to their favorite artists and albums
for comfort. Artists themselves found solace in music, producing
new records and songs in an effort to retain normalcy and connect
with their fans.
Ahead of the second semester, Jesuit High School Sacramento made
a number of changes from the procedures used in the Fall. One of
the major changes was to the weekly schedule, specifically how
Wednesdays would operate.