Throwback Thursday: Jeremy Mitchell, principal


SLUH High School

Where did you go to high school?

St. Louis University High School(SLUH)

How was high school similar/different to high school right now?

SLUH was an all male school.

What year did you graduate?


Were you involved in any sports or clubs? What did you like about it?

I played basketball and tennis. I’d liked those sports because it was a way for me to stay in shape.

What were your favorite and least favorite subjects in high school? Why?

My least favorite subject was Chemistry because I was not a great scientist.  My favorite subject is Probability and Statistics because the teacher made it interesting.

How would your peers describe you in high school?

I was goofy.

How would your teachers describe you in high school?

I was a nice kid.

Did you have an after school job? If so, what is it?

I umpired baseball games and refereed soccer games.

Did you have to wear a uniform? Describe what it looked like?

I had to wear a collared shirt, long khaki pants, dress shoes and dress socks.

How much did you make in an hour?

It was $10.00 a game, $5.00 an hour

What type of car did you drive?

I drove a 1977 Plymouth Volare.

Did you buy it yourself? If not, who bought it for you?

I bought it myself for $300.00.

Describe what it looked like?

It was white with rust spots on the side passenger door.

Did you have to pay for gas?

I did pay for insurance and gas.

What was your craziest driving moment?

When I first got my driver’s license I had to drive to my friend’s house and I noticed that I was in the other lane and I didn’t realized that the car was in the wrong lane and I got back in the right lane.