Archive- October 2019
For the second year in a row, we have a senior who was named a finalist in the Questbridge National College Match scholarship program. Congratulations to this year’s senior scholar, Jack Piwko!
Students who are admitted to any of the partner colleges of the program are guaranteed a full, four-year scholarship. Way to go, Jack!
The Raider Quiz Bowl teams competed at the Louisiana Quiz Bowl Association’s Fall Kickoff hosted by Xavier University this past Saturday. The field was comprised of 32 teams from 26 schools from Louisiana and Florida.
Noah Welch, Peter Crean, Marcus Vazquez, and Diego Swonger comprised our A team, while Tristan Perkins, Andrew Pittman, Blake Waguespack, and Aiden DeSalvo comprised the B team. The Raiders in the JV division defeated Lusher, Pensacola, First Baptist, and St. Paul’s, finishing 2nd overall.
Rummel had 2 of the top 6 individual performances in the JV division. Diego Swonger placed 5th and Peter Crean placed a very impressive 2nd overall! Congratulations Raiders!
This past weekend our Ambassadors attended the Catholic Community Radio's third annual Jam & Jazz Chef's Brunch. Guests experienced a brunch prepared by Chef John Folse.
Pictured above are our Raiders with Archbishop Gregory Aymond and Chef John Folse.
Rummel’s best Latin students competed in the Junior Classical League Fall Forum held at Chapelle this past Saturday. Events included translation, Olympic Games, and Certamen (Ker-tah-men) which is a quiz bowl style competition on Greek and Roman history, mythology, and language.
Out of 9 total events, The Raiders placed 1st in 5 of them: the Olympic Games, Beginner’s English to Latin Translation, Advanced Latin to English Translation, Beginner’s Certamen, and Advanced Certamen. Congratulations, Raiders, for an excellent performance and for showcasing all your hard work.
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.
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