• 24 National Merit Semifinalists

    Twenty-four members of the Class of 2019 have been named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists. Another 10 seniors will receive letters of commendation. Read More

  • Drey Land

    The school's 40-acre wilderness camp in the Ozarks hosts the seventh grade orientation, as well as a science field study program for ninth graders and many outdoor education programs.

  • Top Form at State

    In fall 2017, JBS athletes snagged the doubles and singles titles in tennis and the state cross country championship.

  • Old Newsboys Day

    Students have a stake in the greater St. Louis community. Old Newsboys Day — supporting children's charities — is one of dozens of annual service projects.

  • Great Performances

    The grade 7 and 8 play is one of many opportunities for students to perform on the Haertter Hall stage.

  • Learning Leadership

    Leadership opportunities come in many shapes and sizes ... like planning a major fund-raising event for the entire student body.

  • Global Awareness

    Thirty-six juniors and seniors participated in international collaboration and debate at The Hague International Model United Nations, in the Netherlands in January 2018.

  • The Arts Front and Center

    All of our students participate in some aspect of our arts program — fine, performing and/or practical.

  • Travelling Near and Far

    Almost 130 students participated in school-sponsored travel during spring break in 2018 —  from team training in Florida and Tennessee to community service in Chicago, from experiencing some of the world's greatest art and history in Italy to exploring the culturally rich cities of China.

  • Super-Mileage Vehicle Takes Third

    Student engineers, designers, mathematicians, welders and mechanics took their 2018 SMVC to the Shell Eco-marathon Americas where it attained 519 mpg — surpassing last year's school record of 422 mpg and finishing third among 21 high school SMVCs from across the country.

  • Boys Varsity Tennis Takes State

    In spring 2018, our boys varsity team earned top honors in the Class 1 state competition. Girls track and field claimed the Class 3 state championship.

  • Graduation 2018

    Ninety-seven members of the Class of 2018 graduated in the re-constructed grove just north of the new Science, Technology & Research Building. They have since matriculated to 57 colleges and universities across the country.