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Photos: Life at Xaverian

Xaverian Brothers High School is a community of faith and learning that is committed to developing the integration of spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, emotional, cultural, and social dimensions within each young man.  Here are some photos from life at Xaverian. For even more photos of student life, visit our Life at Xaverian page.

Seniors are all smiles on Thanksgiving after bringing the Brother William Drinan Trophy back home to Xaverian. Xaverian beat rival St. John’s Prep in Danvers. 10 NFL players have played in the prestigious Xaverian vs Prep Thanksgiving game.

The Xaverian Community gathers to celebrate Founder’s Day Liturgy.  The values of compassion, humility, simplicity, trust, and zeal are deeply rooted in the Xaverian Brothers history and tradition.

A celebrity guest made an appearance at last week’s Xaverian Dance. The Xaverian Hawk is working hard to spread the word about this year’s Santa Hawk Toy Drive.

Mr. Connolly’s Marine Biology class enjoyed a field trip to Mystic Seaport Aquarium recently. Here they observe a beluga whale. Visit our website for more picture of Xaverian Brothers High School academics

Students compete during an intramural 3 on 3 tournament in the gym. The Xaverian Hawk came to support his friends, but couldn’t play because he is on the varsity basketball team. Visit our website for more photos of Xaverian Brothers High School clubs and activities.


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Life at Xaverian: Photos

At Xaverian Brothers High School, there’s always a way to get involved. Here are some photos from life at Xaverian. For more photos visit

Freshman John Navin of of Norfolk and Junior Drew Iacoviello of Norfolk examine a circuit board with Mr. David Eggli during a robotics club meeting

Students enjoy a 5-2 win during a school-sponsored trip to a Bruins game.

Members of the new a capella club perform at Live@theX. Pictured are Paul Reilly '13, Matt Michienzie '13, Pat Madigan '15, Eric McAvoy '15, Evan Wong '14, Ben Martell '12, Harold Zhang '14, Dave Ginnetty '15, and Sam Zatkowski '12. (Photo Cory Larrubia '13)

Junior Mo Hurst of Canton ran for over 100 yards during last week's varsity football win against Saint John of Shrewsbury.

Mr. Dana Belmonte works with Sophomore Bryan Davis of Weymouth during a recent Beginning Piano class.

Junior Matt Peterson of Franklin challenged Senior Nate Letourneau of Rockland during a chess club meeting after school.

Mr. Palmieri's Theology class and Mr. Puclowski's Biology class met together to discuss evolution from the perspectives of religion and science..

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Life at Xaverian: Photos

At Xaverian Brothers High School, there’s always a way to get involved. Here are some photos from life at Xaverian. For more photos visit


Junior Matt Champagne of Walpole spoke with a representative from Loyola University Chicago at Monday’s college fair. The Guidance Department schedules two college fairs every fall, and one more for Juniors in the spring. 95 colleges are invited to each college fair, held in the gym. The Guidance Department also schedules 30-40 individual college visits throughout the year.

Freshmen Michael Friedman of Medfield, Mark Lallak of Natick, and Troy Neubecker of Wrentham were hard at work on Monday completing a lab report in Mr. Puclowski’s biology class. Mr. Puclowski is a member of the class of ’98.

Freshman Matt Cunningham of Weymouth, and Senior David Larkin of Quincy faced off in the cafeteria during an intramural ping pong competition after school. Matt Cunningham won and went on to be named tournament champion!
Junior DJ Pagliuca of Franklin avoided three Somerville tacklers during the varsity football team’s 34-0 victory last weekend.