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St. Aug senior Kyle Jackson selected as A+ Athlete

Congratulations to senior, football player Kyle Jackson, on being selected as one of McDonald’s A+ Athletes by WWL-TV. Mr. Jackson was honored at an awards ceremony and luncheon in December. We’re proud of you, #Purple! Look for MR. Jackson’s interview to air on WWL-TV on Saturday, January 20, on the 10 p.m. news broadcast and on Sunday,

All After-School Activities Canceled January 16; School Closed January 17

St. Augustine High School has canceled all after-school activities scheduled for today, January 16, 2018. This includes all basketball games, the soccer match, and any other extra-curricular activities. The school and all offices will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

The Marching 100, Campus Ministry to visit Canada, Cincinnati, Baltimore & Washington D.C.

During the weekend commemorating the life and inspiration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., more than 170 students, faculty,  and staff from St. Augustine High School will leave New Orleans on buses headed to tour several civil rights sites. The school is sending its Campus Ministry group and the members of its high-stepping Marching 100

Baseball staff attend annual American Baseball Coaches Association Convention

St. Augustine High School baseball coaching staff members recently attended the largest gathering of baseball coaches in history at the 74th annual American Baseball Coaches Association Convention in Indianapolis. More than 6,000 coaches were on hand for clinics, the ABCA Trade Show, the new Youth Breakout Session, the Expo Theater, meetings, award celebrations and other

The St. Augustine High School Marching 100 announce 2018 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Carnival season is here and that means the parades are rolling and the Marching 100 will high step through New Orleans! Check out this year’s schedule to plan out your Marching 100 viewing strategy. Come out and show your Purple Pride while cheering on the Marching 100 this Mardi Gras season. Krewe of Cleopatra: Friday, Feb. 2 –

St. Aug’s Carter Sheridan ’96 to Coach, LaFrance selected for All-American Bowl

St. Augustine High School’s assistant head coach/offensive coordinator Carter Sheridan ’96, has been selected to lead Team National in the 2018 Offense-Defense All-American Bowl. Senior running back, Garland LaFrance, has been named an Offense-Defense All-American. Both Purple Knights will take part in the organization’s All-American Bowl December 26-29. The 12th Annual Offense-Defense All-American Bowl Week

St. Augustine High School Seeking Head Football Coach

St. Augustine High School has opened the position of Head Football Coach to interested candidates. The school seeks a dynamic and experienced leader with a strong commitment to excellence, with an emphasis on the integration of Catholic identity, academics, character, and the athletic and academic experience of the student-athlete. Click here for the position description: St Augustine

St. Augustine hosts Purple Knight Classic Dec. 26 – 29

New Orleans, LA — St. Augustine High School in New Orleans is hosting its second Annual Purple Knight Classic basketball tournament. The classic is set to begin on Tuesday, December 26 and run through Friday, December 29. The four-day event will take place at St. Augustine High School in the Watson Jones Memorial Gym. Games begin at 10 a.m.

Al Jones retires as St. Aug Head Football Coach

NEW ORLEANS, LA. Thursday, December 21, 2017 –  For the past three years, Al Jones has led the St. Augustine High School Purple Knights as the head football coach. Jones announced to his colleagues and student-athletes Thursday that he is retiring as the head football coach. “When I accepted the head coaching position I committed to an