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Wow! Check out some of the ‘items up for bid’ at Bid Around the Maypole on Friday, May 4th!

AUCTION 2018… Here is a partial listing of items donated to DCC for this year’s auction!  DuBois Dermatology & Cosmetics Package; Silverwoods Condo for One Week (June 16-23, 2018); Wolf Run Manor Condo – One Week (May 25-June 1, 2018); Homeroom Baskets from all 4 wings of DCC (colorful & fun); Essential Oils Grouping; Swimming Package […]

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Auction Items Up For Bid…More Arriving Daily!

AUCTION 2018    Items Up for Bid…More Arriving Daily!!! Sunny Family Fun Package  (4 Tickets to each: Pittsburgh Zoo, Waldameer, Kennywood) Handcrafted Oak Bookcase  Bucks Pizza & Wings for 20 Yeti Cooler with Picnic Supplies Two Night Stay at Omni Bedford Springs Resort  Woman’s Golf Clubs Collectible French Decorative Plates Framed Prints & Posters Dean Koontz Inscribed Book […]

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Oreos Teach Elementary Students About Persuasive Writing Process

Students in 4th and 5th Grade English at DuBois Central Catholic Elementary recently enjoyed an OREO party after completing their unit of study on persuasive writing, according to their teacher, Susie Maurer.  In the photo, two students share in the fun.  OREO is an acronym for opinion, reason, explanation, opinion … a process that teaches the […]

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Secondary Honor Roll Announced_3rd Quarter

 DUBOIS CENTRAL CATHOLIC ANNOUNCES HONOR ROLL FOR THIRD QUARTER of the 2017-2018 School Year The Administration of DuBois Central Catholic announces the honor roll listing for the third quarter of the 2017-2018 academic year.  Students who earned an over-all average of 93% or better received ‘first honors.’  Students earning an over-all average of 90% or […]

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Spring “Pre-School Open House” … April 24th

 PRE-SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE PLANNED DuBois Central Catholic will be hosting its Spring Pre-School Open House on Tuesday, April 24, from 4 to 6 p.m.  Come follow the ‘yellow brick road’ on a visit to the library, gym, and tech room pre-school students will enjoy while attending the Little Cardinals Pre-School.  Visit the pre-school classrooms and […]

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Science Students Discover Elements Have Finger Prints, Too!

  ELEMENTS HAVE FINGER PRINTS, TOO! In the photo, a DuBois Central Catholic junior uses a spectroscope to split light into its component wavelengths while a fellow junior and lab partner heats one of six metal salts using the Bunsen burner.    According to Chemistry instructor Lisa Bradley, the lab measured the electron configuration of six different metallic […]

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32nd Annual Auction…Planning Underway!

Items Being Accepted Now for DCC’s 32nd ANNUAL “BID AROUND THE MAYPOLE” Planning for “Bid Around the Maypole” is in full swing!  Just a reminder!  All auction items are donated each year from many sources: parents, grandparents, faculty & staff members, friends of DCC, and local businesses!  This year’s event will take place on Friday, […]

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7th Grade Science Fair Awards Announced

  SCIENCE FAIR AWARDS ANNOUNCED Caption for photo:  DCC Science Fair judges (l-r) Wendy States and Bernie Pitrone listen carefully to the answers given by two students about their science project dealing with guinea pigs and their food preferences.  Students were judged on their visual display and oral presentation along with other science factors.  DuBois Central […]

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Ten Science Students Compete in Altoona…Five Advance to States!

DCC SENDS TEN STUDENTS TO PJAS COMPETITION IN ALTOONA DuBois Central Catholic sent ten students to the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Sciences competition at Penn State Altoona on Saturday, March 3.  Five students will be advancing to the state level of competition.  Advancing to the State PJAS event on May 21st at Penn State University […]

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DCC 6TH GRADERS PRESENT ANNUAL PASSION PLAY

  DCC 6TH GRADERS PRESENT ANNUAL PASSION PLAY DuBois Central Catholic ‘s 6th graders will be presenting their annual Passion Play, a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, four times during Holy Week 2018.  According to Principal Dawn Bressler, staging a Passion Play is the final project for the students’ current unit of study […]

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