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Final exams cancelled due to COVID-19

Dillon Tarle, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 1, 2020

As Cathedral Catholic High School continues its third week of distance learning, CCHS administration has decided to cancel finals for all classes due to the disruption to the regular learning schedule from the ongoing COVID-19 stay-...

School spirit trumps quarantine blues

Alianna Torres, Features Editor

March 24, 2020

As the Cathedral Catholic High School community adapts to online learning due to the Coronavirus pandemic, CCHS is making an extra effort to stay strong through these anxiety-filled times by creating an online environment that keep...

Coronavirus changes exams

Jenna Crowley, Spiritual Life Editor

March 22, 2020

The College Board has modified exams used for the Advanced Placement program in light of coronavirus concerns, allowing students enrolled in AP courses to take an online, 45-minute exam at home. In a statement from the Board’...

Speaker enlightens campus

Sara Vechinski, Social Media Editor

March 10, 2020

Glenn Singleton, the president and founder of Courageous Conversation, an award-winning protocol for effectively engaging, sustaining and deepening interracial dialogue, will speak to the staff of Cathedral Catholic High School...

Girls soccer progresses to regional semifinals

Shea Linnehan, Sports Editor

March 5, 2020

Advancing to the California Interscholastic Federation Southern California Regional Semifinals, the Cathedral Catholic High School girls varsity soccer team defeated Edison High School 2-0 on Tuesday.  Sophia Aragon ‘21 and Danika Chargualaf ...

CCHS goes for gold

Jenna Crowley, Spiritual Life Editor

February 28, 2020

The winter rally, arranged by the Cathedral Catholic High School Associated Student Body, will occur today in the Claver Center, featuring an Olympics theme with recognition for winter sports, dance and cheer team performances, ga...

Lady Dons prepare to make history

Jared Schenk, Copy Editor

February 26, 2020

The Cathedral Catholic High School girls varsity soccer team defeated Eastlake High School 1-0 yesterday to advance to the San Diego Section California Interscholastic Federation Open Division Championship.  CCHS (21-2-3) (8-0) notched one goal by Cayl...

Winter musical dances its way onstage

Dillon Tarle, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2020

The Cathedral Catholic High School Drama department’s production of Tuck Everlasting, a musical based on a children’s book of the same name that covers themes of immortality and the meaning of life, opens tonight in the G...

Presenting student talent

Jared Schenk, Copy Editor

February 12, 2020

Dons Got Talent, an annual talent show at Cathedral Catholic High School organized by the National Honors Society, will take place on April 2 at 6 p.m. in the Guadalupe Center, with sign ups starting this week.  “People shoul...

Clogged vacuum causes shelter in place

Alianna Torres, Features Editor

February 11, 2020

Cathedral Catholic High School administration called a shelter in place this morning due to a clogged shop vacuum that released dust, alerting sensors and setting off the fire alarm in the Claver Center weight training room. ...

Dons take Holy War round two

Shea Linnehan, Sports Editor

February 5, 2020

Remaining strong in Western League play, the Cathedral Catholic High School varsity basketball team defeated its rival the Saint Augustine High School Saints 56-48 yesterday at home. CCHS (19-6) (6-0) fought back from trailing ...

Catholic and cultural celebrations

Jenna Crowley, Spiritual Life

January 23, 2020

As a way to celebrate Catholic education throughout the United States, Cathedral Catholic High School will take part in Catholic Schools Week, which begins January 24 and concludes January 31.  The week-long event recognizes the positive ...

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