News & Events
Faculty End of Year Gathering
As a celebration for the 2016-2017 school year, the faculty and staff gathered in the Raider Room for brunch and the final meeting of the school year. Mr. Marc Milano '90 addressed the group for the last time and everyone enjoyed the last time they would be together this school year. The faculty will finish the year with two more days of exams and records day on Wednesday before beginning summer activities on and off campus.
The class of 2017 walked across stage on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the Pontchartrain Center celebrating their careers as Raider students. The evening began with a Mass celebrated by Fr. Kurt Young '05, chaplain, then Salutatorian, Devin Sauerhoff '17, delivered the welcome address to the capacity crowd. The diplomas were distributed by Mr. Marc Milano '90, principal, and the Valedictorian, Alex Mackel '17, delivered his address to the students. During the ceremony, the three prestigious Graduation Awards were distributed. Wyatt Vanlangendonck '17 was awarded the Archbishop Rummel Award, Armand Cox '17was awarded the American Legion Award, and Wayne Roussell '17 was awarded the St. La Salle Medal. The ceremony ended with the traditional hat toss on the Lake Pontchartrain levee. Congratulations to the Class of 2017!
The class of 2017 gathered in the gym for the last time early Saturday morning to hear the prize winners from Project Prom 2017 and to sing their last alma mater and fight song on campus. They met at the beginning of the night to celebrate their class with one last party after their prom. Hosted by Raider parents, Project Prom is filled with inflatable games, fair games, casino games, and hundreds of prizes. Project Prom takes place on the Raider campus and is run by Ms. Paige Pattison and Ms. Denise Otillio.
Senior Breakfast 2017
Held at Chateau Country Club, the class of 2017 gathered for one of the last times, as seniors and parents celebrated their 4 or 5 years at Archbishop Rummel. After Mass, celebrated by chaplain Fr. Kurt Young '05, three speakers addressed the crowd to highlight their time as the class of 2017. Mr. Jim Pittman '78 (Mark Pittman '17) was the father speaker; Ms. Frannie Bienvenu (Alex and Josh Bienvenu '17) was the mother speaker; and Brandon Lewis '17 was the senior speaker. The seniors and parents enjoyed a buffet breakfast as they reminisced about their time together.
Graduation Practice & Brunch: Class of 2017
The Class of 2017 is slowly beginning to see their time as Archbishop Rummel students coming to an end. In one of the last times they will all be together, the class of 2017 met at school to prepare for the graduation ceremony. Students reviewed the procedures and policies for graduation and then were treated to a class brunch in the Raider Room. Graduation 2017 will take place on Tuesday at 5PM at the Pontchartrain Center. Guests must have a ticket to enter.
Sudden Impact Program
To prepare and educate future drivers, Raider sophomores attend the Sudden Impact Program. Hosted by local hospitals, the State Police, and EMS agencies, the Sudden Impact Program consists of a one day class, a mock crash, and a mock trial over the course of the student's high school career. This important education for drivers began in the recent past and has been occurring at ARHS for many years.
Archbishop Rummel High School
1901 Severn Ave.
Metairie, LA 70001
Archbishop Rummel High School educates each student according to the principles of the Catholic Church in the Lasallian tradition of faith, community, and service. In a caring, disciplined environment of social awareness and academic excellence, Archbishop Rummel High School challenges each student to recognize the dignity of life and to develop and share, to the best of his ability, his unique talents.