Fundraisers & Special Events
Parent Expo at 5:30 PM and Back-to-School Night at 6 PM: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
From 5:30 – 6 PM, there will be a Parent Expo in the gym, where JCHS parents will have the chance to sign up for volunteer opportunities and purchase JCHS apparel and merchandise. Back-to-School Night will begin promptly at 6 PM, where parents will enjoy a brief presentation and follow their student's daily schedule. This is a great opportunity to meet all of the teachers, learn his/ her expectations, and socialize with other parents.
Fall Ball Pork Brawl: Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 4:30 PM
All JCHS families and friends, as well as the community, are welcome to enjoy some delicious food at the Annual Fall Ball Pork Brawl at 4:30 PM. At 6 PM, there will be a volleyball tournament hosted by the JCHS fall athletic teams in the gym. Tickets are $10. All proceeds will benefit the Fall athletic teams.
Mega-Drawing: September 1, 2017 – October 27, 2017
The Mega-Drawing is a 50/50 drawing offering the chance to win up to $20,000 cash! The tickets will be sold for two months with the drawing taking place on Friday, October 27th at the Open House/Homecoming football game. Tickets may be purchased 1 for $50 or 3 for $100 at the school or online at www.JohnCarrollHigh.com.
Annual Recognition Awards Ceremony: September 5, 2017 at 10:30 AM
John Carroll will proudly recognize the Volunteer, Alumni, Teacher, Staff Member, Coach, Donor, and Business Partner of the Year, as well as recognize the Parents’ Guild Officers and School Advisory Council for their service during the Annual Recognition Awards Ceremony at 10:30 AM at St. Anastasia Catholic Church. All past award recipients and their families are invited to attend this celebration. Afterwards, Bishop Barbarito will celebrate the opening all-school mass at 10:45 AM.
Annual Giving Campaign: October 1, 2017 – June 1, 2018
The annual giving campaign is a year-long campaign to raise money for students and the school. Donation categories vary in size, and philanthropy options include gifts of cash, multiple payments, pledges, bequests, memorial gifts, gift matching options, gifts of securities, real property, in-kind donations, charitable remainder trusts, and personalized scholarships. Details can be found in the school’s annual publication or online at www.JohnCarrollHigh.com.
Homecoming Italian Dinner at 5 PM & Pep Rally at 7 PM: Thursday, October 26, 2017
All JCHS supporters are welcome to join us from 5 – 6:30 PM for the Annual Italian Dinner in the café. At 7 PM, the Annual Homecoming Pep Rally will take place in the gym, and it will be great entertainment for all!
Homecoming Alumni Celebration: Friday, October 27, 2017 at 6 PM
JCHS alumni and their families are invited to the annual celebration at 6 PM, which features complimentary food, drinks, and gifts at the JCHS Homecoming football game.
Open House: Friday, October 27, 2017 at 4 PM
Any current 6th - 11th grade students and their families are encouraged to visit JCHS for a tour and to learn information about what the school has to offer from 4–6 PM. A drawing for free tuition will take place at the football game.
Poinsettia Sales: November 8 – 30, 2017
The Parents’ Guild will sell poinsettias in three different sizes (prices range from $10 - $20). All the poinsettias will arrive on Tuesday, December 5th.
Grandparents’ Mass and Reception: December 8, 2017 at 1:30 PM
Current JCHS grandparents are invited to enjoy a tour of the school and refreshments before attending the all-school mass on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception with their grandchild.
2018 Annual Gala: Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 6 PM
Join with JCHS supporters and parents for the largest special event of the year! All members of the JCHS community are invited to this fun event at the Pelican Yacht Club in Fort Pierce. Tickets are $100 per person.
Food Table Invasion at 4:30 PM and Talent Show at 6:30 PM: Friday, April 27, 2018
All current and incoming JCHS families are welcome to join JCHS for its Food Table Invasion at 4:30 PM and Talent Show starting at 6:30 PM. Incoming freshmen are encouraged to attend in order to meet JCHS's clubs at the Food Table Invasion where they will be providing a variety of different foods.
Golf Tournament: Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 7:30 AM
The Annual Golf Tournament will be held at Gator Trace Golf Course at 7:30 AM. Sponsorship opportunities and VIP treatment will be available for those interested.
Baccalaureate Reception: Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 8 PM
The Parents’ Guild will provide a reception for JCHS graduates and their families immediately following the Baccalaureate Mass at St. Anastasia Parish Hall.
Project Graduation: Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11 PM
The philosophy of Project Graduation is to provide a fun-filled, yet safe, celebratory atmosphere for the seniors on graduation night. Donations are accepted to help defray the costs of hosting this fun, safe party for the recent graduates.