Joseph and Jade Agler Win Music Awards

BILOXI, Miss. – This past Friday and Saturday Joseph and Jade Agler competed in the Mississippi Music Teachers Association’s Pre-College State Finals.

Joseph competed in 3 categories in piano (Solo, Sonatina/Sonata, and Ensemble) and 1 category in strings (Solo, Viola). He placed 2nd in two of the categories and 3rd in the other two categories.

Jade completed in 3 categories in piano (Solo, Sonatina/Sonata, and Ensemble) and 2 categories in strings (Solo and Theme & Variations, Violin). She won two gold medals, two 2nd places, and one 3rd place. Jade also received a plaque for the highest composite score for her age group.


St. Patrick Catholic High School is a faith-based, college preparatory high school in Biloxi, Mississippi. Established in 2007, St. Patrick is the premier secondary educational institution in South Mississippi and strives each day to Educate Scholars, Train Disciples, and Support Champions. St. Patrick is proud to report a 100% college matriculation rate, ACT and SAT scores that far exceed the state and national averages, and a rich history of Catholic education founded in the traditional roots of our legacy schools of St. John High School, Mercy Cross High School, Notre Dame High School, and Sacred Heart Academy.