Back-to-School Information

Back-to-School Information

Information to prepare for the 2021-2022 school year will be posted here for your convenience. Additional resources will be added as they become available.

Bell Schedule

  • Class transition time is 6 minutes.
  • Homerooms will meet three times per week to provide student activities and socialization during the day.
  • Dedicated Advising time will be provided to address the socio-emotional well being of students.
  • Late start will be offered on Thursdays with a Liturgy period for worship and faith formation.

* Period begins with morning prayer.
** Daily Announcements take place at the end of this period.
*** Daily Examen: Period will begin with 3 minutes of silent reflection.

Student Schedules

Student schedules can be accessed in Skyward, the school's new student information system. To access your son's schedule, please review the following instructions:

Purchasing Textbooks

Updated information regarding purchasing textbooks can be found on the Bookstore webpage.

View 2021-2022 textbook list.

Book Program - If you have been previously notified by the Admissions Department that you are a part of the School Book Program, do not attend the Used Book Sale or purchase books from another source. More information will be provided to you regarding your book pickup process.

Summer Reading

Summer reading is required for full-year and semester-long courses. Reading to be completed by the first day of school.

All Incoming Freshmen: The Last Summer of the Death Warriors by Francisco Stork

All Rising Sophomores: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Rising Juniors:

  • Myth and Culture: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  • Expository Writing: The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
  • Perspectives in Science Fiction: Ubik by Philip K. Dick
  • Poetry as Power: The Wasteland and Other Writings by T.S. Eliot
  • World Literature: Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt (Mr. Costa's Classes)
  • World Literature: The Inferno (Norton Critical Edition) by Dante (Mr. Reyes' Classes)

Rising Seniors:

  • Advanced Writing: The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Plays of Shakespeare: The Theban Plays: Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus and Antigone by Sophocles
  • Literature of Great Britain: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
  • AP English Literature and Composition: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation translated by Seamus Heaney

2021-2022 Registration

Registration Day is Wednesday, Aug. 18

  • Freshman (A-L) -- 8 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
  • Freshman (M-Z) -- 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Seniors -- 10:30 a.m. -1 1:45 a.m.
  • Juniors -- 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Sophomores -- 1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

All students should attend registration during the indicated times.

Freshmen will attend an orientation on Thursday, Aug. 19 and Friday, Aug. 20.

The first day of classes is Monday, Aug. 23.