Alumni Spotlight Rory Hicks, Class of 2015

Rory Hicks, Espiritu Class of 2015, has been receiving a tremendous amount of attention for his amazing athleticism on the Clearwater Central Catholic football team this season. He was recently chosen to be the Spectrum Sports Athlete of the Week as well as highlighted in a Tampa Bay Times article. We are extremely proud of him and wish him continued success both on and off the field.
Tampa Bay Times Article
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Alumni Spotlight: Danny Vargas, Class of 2018

Danny Vargas, Espiritu class of 2018 and the Jesuit JV wrestling team are off to a great start the season. The team opened their season with a championship game at the Leviga JV Invitational at Springstead High School. Danny Vargas had a third place finish. The Tigers also had an amazing performance at a round robin tournament at Palmetto High School. Seven Tigers including Vargas finished undefeated in the team victory.

Book Fair, Book Fair, Book Fair: Barnes & Noble

Join us at the Barnes and Noble on US 19 North in Clearwater for our Book Fair, December 5 thru 11. We will earn a percentage of every sale when the code 12388849 is used at check out or when making online purchases. Please feel free to share our code with friends, neighbors and relatives.
We will have a kick-off celebration on December 5 from 4:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. with activities and readings. Our eighth graders will also be there to wrap any gifts you purchase.
Thank you for supporting our Book Fair.

Alumni Spotlight: Elizabeth Dolan: Reaching New Heights



Alumnus Elizabeth Dolan, Class of 2013, coupled her love of running and her passion for helping families stricken with pediatric cancer by founding Cross Out Cancer 5k Race. Cross Out Cancer is a 100% Student Run charity comprised of cross country runners from 11 high schools around Tampa Bay. To date, they have raised $250,000 dollars, since the inaugural race in 2015, for John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg. All monies raised go into a restricted fun to aid families in their financial need during their child’s treatment. Cross Out Cancer is powered by teens stepping up to make a difference in their community.

Espiritu Santo Science Fair Imagining, Inventing and Inspiring


Last week, fifth – seventh grade students participated in our school science fair. Students used the scientific method to research, design an experiment, gather and analyze data, and communicate their results with their classmates and school community. On Thursday, students shared their projects with our judges – science professionals from our community. first, second, and third place winners from sixth and seventh grade will go on to the Diocese STREAM Fair and the Pinellas Regional Science Fair.

Alumni Spotlight: Matt Ruel, Top Golfer On Gonzaga Team


Matt Ruel, Espiritu Class of 2012, leads the Gonzaga golf team in Ka’Anapali collegiate golf classic in Lahaina Hawaii this weekend.
Ruel tied for 24th place over all. He shot a 208 (5 under par for the tournament) He was the top golfer for Gonzaga University and his team finished tied for 13th place in the tournament. We are extremely happy and wish him continued success.