Student Honors, 2021-22

Twenty-three seniors have been named semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Program, and 12 other seniors have received a Letter of Commendation.

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Drey Land

The school's 40-acre wilderness camp in the Ozarks hosts the seventh-grade orientation in the fall, as well as a science field study program for ninth graders in the spring. Many outdoor education programs also take place at Drey Land.

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Great Performances

Our senior orchestra is one of ten instrumental and vocal classes, each of which includes multiple performances throughout the school year. Our Music Department also offers courses in music history and songwriting.

Getting Involved ... Going the Distance

During our most recent Dance Marathon, students raised funds for ASHA for Education and HELA (Hope for Education Leadership in Afghanistan). Students engage in dozens of service projects throughout the year in support of the greater St. Louis community.

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Global Awareness

In March 2021, JBS students organized the first Greater Saint Louis Model United Nations (GSLMUN) conference.

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The Arts Front and Center

All of our students participate in some aspect of our arts program: drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, photography—from the introductory level to intensive studies. 

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Class 4 State Champions

Led by Coach Jacob Yorg, the girls varsity basketball team (22-4) finished their season by claiming its first state championship in its fifth final four appearance, the last of which was in 2003.

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Sports Offerings

Our PE/Athletics department offers 19 sports & activities in which students may choose to participate.

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Music Assembly

Student musical performances are an assembly favorite.

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Student Spirit

Spirit is abundant on campus throughout the year but never more than during our fall Spirit Week.

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Community Service

Community Service is a long and defining tradition at JBS.

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Performing Arts

Students at all grade levels participate in theatre, music and dance productions.

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Guests on Campus

Nationally recognized speakers contribute to assembly and classroom discussions.

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