Piarist Volley Knights take on Magoffin County.

The Piarist School Volley Knights will be taking on the Magoffin County Hornets tonight in Magoffin County.

Junior Varsity will begin at 6PM with Varsity following immediately after.

Good luck to the Volley Knights!

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AP Test Scores

All students who took an AP test in the 2016-2017 school year can access their scores online at 8:00 am EST on July 7, 2017.

Students will need to visit the AP Score content on the CollegeBoard website and log in with their credentials there.

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Interested in coming to the Piarist School?

All prospective students are required to take and pass an entrance exam to become a student of the Piarist School. If you or your student wishes to schedule an exam, please contact Fr. Tom Carroll at 606-789-1967 to schedule an individual exam. Exams are usually held on Wednesdays but exceptions are made on an individual basis.

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Academic Calendar updated

Greetings. The calendar for the 2017-2018 school year has now been updated for your viewing. We’ll see you in the new school year!

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Summer 2017 Reading List

Piarist Summer Reading 2017

8th GradeA Monster Calls (Patrick Ness) and The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)
10th Grade1984 (George Orwell) and Mrs. Dalloway (Virginia Woolf)
11th GradeThe Sound and the Fury (William Faulkner) and The Sea Wolf (Jack London)
12th GradeHow to Read Novels Like a Professor, How to Read Literature Like a Professor -Revised Ed. (Both by Thomas C Foster) and one novel of your choosing
*** Other reminders
7th Grade — Be sure to purchase a Bible for religion class. The version is up to you. (No, an app on your phone doesn’t count.)
9th Graders — As of right now there is no summer reading list. We’ll let you know if this changes.

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Food Donation Packages

Backpacks

One of the most important parts of the Piarist School’s mission is our Outreach Program. This summer Outreach Director Audrey Collins has been gearing the program up once again. Currently, she and volunteers have been working with St. Albert the Great and Helping Hands Christian Missions to put together food donation packages for 100 kids in need in eastern KY. St. Albert the Great and Helping Hands Christian Missions generously donated the food items and transported them to the school. From there, Collins has been working with volunteers to separate the items into packages to be delivered soon to the 100 families.

Currently, the Outreach Program is also working with volunteers from New Roads, LA who are donating their time, materials, money, and hard work to assist in emergency home repa...

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Summer Reading List

8th Grade Intro to Lit

1. A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness

2. The Sea Wolf – Jack London

3. The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien

 

9th Grade

1. The Hound of the Baskervilles – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

2. Into the Wild – John Krakauer

3. Pride of Baghdad – Brian K Vaughan

 

10th Grade

1. Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte

2. Mrs. Dalloway – Virginia Woolf

3. 1984 – George Orwell

4. The Wuthering Heights — Emily Bronte

 

11th Grade

1. Pride of Baghdad – Brian K Vaughan

2. them – Joyce Carol Oates

3. Rabbit, Run – John Updike

 

12th Grade (AP & Non AP)

1. How to Read Literature Like a Professor, Revised Edition – Thomas C. Foster

2. How to Read Novels Like a Professor – Thomas C Foster

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A Letter from Father Tom

Dear Friends

I have started my letters to “friends” in many different places such as the rectories of parishes that I am visiting, picnic tables at rest stops along some interstate highway or maybe in my recliner at home, but never as I am giving an entrance exam. While the hopeful young person is filling in a bunch of circles, I am starting this letter. This is the first Saturday in June and the last Saturday that I will be in Kentucky until September.

The appeal season is in full swing now. I just finished three consecutive weekends which took me to Providence, RI, Baton Rouge, LA and southeastern Minnesota. At the beginning of May, I had four new tires put on my minivan...

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Student earns a spot in the Celebrating Art Fall 2015 winners book!

Congratulations to 7th grader, Chloe May for earning a spot in the Celebrating Art Fall 2015 winners book!

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Let’s keep our fingers crossed for more winners for the Spring 2016 contest!

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NHS Application Packets

The NHS application packets have been handed out. They must be returned to Jennifer Shepherd Harvey on or before March 16th. There will be no exceptions to this rule.

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer at the school.

 

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