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Secondary Honor Roll Announced (Grades 6-12)

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

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Alumni Mass…Ash Wednesday (February 14th)

ALUMNI MASS – February 14th at DuBois Central Catholic DuBois Central Catholic will be hosting an Alumni Mass on Wednesday, February 14, at 9:20 a.m. in the gym.  This liturgy celebrates Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the Lenten Season.   Local alumni of Central, of St. Catherine’s High School, or anyone now living locally who […]

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CBT Bank Supports DCC through the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program

Caption for photo: (l-r): Judy Mitchell, CBT Bank Region Executive; Belinda Vasbinder, DCC’s Chief Financial Officer; Gretchen Caruso,  Headmaster; Mike Bibak, Riverview Bank Chief Operating Officer; Pam Walsh, CBT Bank Community Office Manager and a DCC student.  Clearfield, PA – CBT Bank, a division of Riverview Bank, recently made a $15,000 donation to the DuBois Central […]

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Studying Trends in the Periodic Table

  CHEMISTRY STUDENTS STUDY TRENDS IN THE PERIODIC TABLE How different metals react to hydrochloric acid proved to be a successful investigative lab for chemistry students at DuBois Central Catholic.  A DCC junior uses a pipette to assure the proper amount of HCL (hydrochloric acid) enters test tubes of magnesium, copper, zinc and aluminum.  Since the acid […]

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School-Wide Art Contest Announced…”Doodle for Google”

STUDENT ARTISTS WANTED! DCC’s Art Teachers, Cheyenne Helman (secondary) and Emily Roy (elementary) are spear-heading a school-wide art contest, focused around “Doodle for Google”…. which is a nationwide contest for school students to design their very own Google Doodle, like what is seen on the Google homepage every day. This year’s national contest theme is […]

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DCC Awarded Two Grants from the Diocese of Erie

DIOCESE OF ERIE AWARDS TWO GRANTS TO DCC The Administration of DuBois Central Catholic has been notified that two grant proposals submitted to the Diocese of Erie by Central faculty members for professional development have been approved.  The monies were awarded through the newly-established Excellence in Catholic Education Grant Committee in Erie. Headmaster Gretchen Caruso […]

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Fun Activities Planned for National Catholic Schools Week 2018

DCC’s CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK 2018 DCC students will be enjoying a variety of activities in celebration of National Catholic Schools Week 2018 … January 28 – February 2. In addition to the system-wide mass on Wednesday in the school’s gym, which is the highlight of the week’s events, there will be many other opportunities for special […]

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Rock Study in 4th Grade…a Project-based Investigative Activity

ROCK STUDY PROVIDES HANDS-ON LEARNING ACTIVITIES Both sections of 4th grade science at DuBois Central Catholic Elementary recently worked in small groups to explore the properties of rocks, creating a learner-centered activity that bolstered cooperation and teamwork.  In the photo, students take turns testing the hardness of their sample before recording their findings.  Instructor Deborah Vandervort […]

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DCC’s Engineering Lab’s 3D Printer Creates Items for Open House!

  DCC CELEBRATES NATIONAL CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK WITH JANUARY OPEN HOUSE DCC upperclassmen check out the red fidget spinners and Cardinal key chains made using Central’s 3D Printer for the upcoming ‘open house’ on Sunday, January 28.   According to engineering instructor Angela Edwards, all first semester engineering students will move into Computer Aided Design (CAD) for […]

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Open House…Sunday, January 28th! National Catholic Schools Week

PLANS FINALIZED FOR DCC’S ANNUAL “OPEN HOUSE” IN CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK DuBois Central Catholic: A School on a Mission is the theme for this year’s National Catholic Schools Week “Open House” on Sunday, January 28, 2018, from 1 – 3. Planned are a brief presentation to families at 1:15 p.m., followed by […]

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