November 7th, 2022

A beloved Gesu tradition returns! Join us to hear the beautiful voices of the Gesu Gospel Choir and to share Christmas joy. As our gift to the community, Gesu School presents our annual Christmas concert in the Church of the Gesu on Thursday,... Read More
November 3rd, 2022
Gesu School, Girard College, and St. Joseph’s Preparatory School sponsored a gun buyback event on October 29.
Guns were collected by the Philadelphia Police Department. 
Three historic schools in North Philadelphia have formed a new... Read More
September 29th, 2022
The Howley Foundation is partnering with Gesu School and St. Joseph’s Prep to create groundbreaking opportunities for continued access to Catholic education in North Philadelphia. Gesu School and the Prep have shared the same Catholic, Jesuit... Read More
September 19th, 2022
You're invited to Gesu’s 25th Symposium on Education. This year’s topic is Surviving and Thriving: Supporting Our Teachers in These Challenging Times.
Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, school life was growing ever more complex. Expectations kept... Read More
September 6th, 2022
Gesu welcomes our community to the 2022-23 school year! We wish all of our families, students, teachers, and staff blessings as we begin a new year of growing and learning together.
Follow us to see more photos from our first days back and to keep... Read More
July 25th, 2022
Congratulations to the Gesu School Class of 2022! We are proud of all that these students have accomplished, and especially their grit and heart. These confident, compassionate, and talented students bring us hope for the future. The Class of... Read More
April 1st, 2022
On February 12, Gesu President and CEO Bryan Carter was honored with the Trailblazer Award from Saint Ignatius Cleveland. The award is presented to Saint Ignatius alumni of color who have made history, forging new ground as innovators and pioneers,... Read More
March 23rd, 2022

You're invited to the 2022 Gesu Gala outdoors at Fairmount Park’s Water Works. The in-person event is Thursday, June 9 from 6pm-9:30pm and includes:

Presentation of the Gesu Spirit Medals to the Ethel Mae Hocker Foundation and H. Scott... Read More
March 16th, 2022
 Thanks to more than 800 donors, Gesu exceeded our One Day Challenge goals and set a new record! Our community is filled with gratitude.
Gesu raised more than $108,000!
Students donated $910.00 with their “change for change” initiative.
Special... Read More
March 4th, 2022

Will you join Gesu to make a difference in children's lives? On March 10, Gesu School is striving to meet four challenges! You can help spread awareness and raise critical funds for 450 students in North Philadelphia. Click HERE to make your... Read More
November 12th, 2021
A beloved Gesu tradition returns! Join us to hear the beautiful voices of the Gesu Gospel Choir and to share Christmas joy. As our gift to the community, Gesu School presents our annual Christmas concert in the Church of the Gesu on Thursday,... Read More
October 12th, 2021
You are invited to Gesu’s Virtual 24th Symposium: Working Together to Manage Pandemic Stress in Our School Communities. Speakers Marsha Richardson, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist and Senior Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, and... Read More
October 7th, 2021
Gesu alumni have returned to their alma mater's teaching team, administration, and counseling department to share their wisdom and experience. Our community is blessed to have these role models and advocates. Alumni on staff for the 2021-2022... Read More
October 7th, 2021
Click to see photos from Gesu’s first days back to full in-person learning! Read media coverage of our back-to-school community event.
Gesu students and staff are brimming with hope for this new school year. The excitement was palpable as we... Read More
August 27th, 2021
Read an interview with Andre’a ’18, a self-described Gesu “lifer.” Here, she details how Gesu inspired her writing and cultivated soft skills in motivation and grit. The new Philadelphia Youth Poet Laureate reflects on her hopes for the future—... Read More
June 15th, 2021
Gesu celebrated the graduation of 46 students on June 9 in North Philadelphia. Students earned more than $424,000 in scholarship and financial aid offers. The Class of 2021 will attend top high schools such as Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School,... Read More
March 22nd, 2021
The auction supports Gesu School's mission to provide innovative, holistic education for 450 students in North Philadelphia. Visit the 2021 Gesu Gala Auction to: sponsor educational opportunities like art supplies and technology; bid on... Read More
March 16th, 2021
Thanks to 620 donors nationwide, Gesu School exceeded our goals for the 2021 One Day Challenge! Our community is filled with gratitude for this support of our mission. Special thanks to The Z Foundation, Tim & Ellen Foster, Mary Kate Leonard,... Read More
March 1st, 2021
Gesu School welcomes Ed Beckett in this new role to foster community and integrate mission throughout policies, practices, and programs. Beckett brings deep institutional knowledge. He served as a Gesu Religion Teacher and leader of the Gesu parish... Read More
February 26th, 2021
Will you join Gesu to make a difference in children's lives? On March 11, Gesu School is striving to meet three challenges! You can help spread awareness and raise critical funds for 450 students in North Philadelphia. Click HERE to make your... Read More