Xavier High School will be ushering in its 55th headmaster, Kim Smith, this coming summer. Smith will be the first female headmaster in the all-boys high school’s 174-year history and will join 16 other women serving as principals or headmasters at 60 Jesuit high schools across the country.
It’s been a year since Xavier High School students went on their last service trip, through the school’s Companions of St. Francis Xavier (CFX) Service and Immersion Program, because of the pandemic.
The most important part of the scouting program I think is that it teaches you the aspects of leadership. It teaches you how to lead others and also how to be a good follower to your leaders.
Xavier H.S., Manhattan, proudly embraces its mission, deeply rooted in Jesuit educational methods and Catholic values and yet adaptive to today’s ever-changing world.
Over the past three years, the Bay Ridge St. Patrick’s Parade Committee has awarded $30,000 to students in the five Bay Ridge Catholic schools and academies who are continuing their education in a Catholic high school.
This week’s Tablet TALK honors youth and adults who have made special achievements in recent weeks, from graduations to judicial installations; highlights a Class of ’57 reunion; announces a golf outing in honor of Brendan Dugan, and more.
This week’s Tablet TALK highlights a Great Irish Fair gift for Catholic education, invites readers to help the NYPD with an outreach project in Queens, offers details on an upcoming vocation retreat and much more.
Coach John Kelly of Xavier H.S., Manhattan, is receiving the 2016 Great Irish Fair’s Irish Man of the Year Award.
Xavier High School is an academically rigorous, Catholic, Jesuit, college preparatory school in New York City that educates intelligent, motivated young men of diverse backgrounds and means.
The Xavier H.S., Manhattan, varsity ice hockey team won its third consecutive CHSHL ‘B’ division championship Feb. 20 with a 2-1 overtime road win over Archbishop Stepinac H.S., White Plains, N.Y.