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Course registration arrives

Katie Dittamore, Assistant Entertainment Editor

January 29, 2019

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School counselors, helping students prepare for 2019-2020 course registration, have spent the past three weeks giving course registration presentations to freshmen, sophomores, and juniors in the Lecture Hall during English classes. “Our...

Incoming freshmen take HSPT

Rebecca Madden, Multimedia Editor

January 28, 2019

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In preparation for next school year, Cathedral Catholic High School administered the annual High School Placement Test on campus Saturday morning to more than 450 eighth graders with potential to be future CCHS students. “It’s...

Scholarship applications available

Audrey Taylor, Spiritual Life Editor

January 24, 2019

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In order to aid Cathedral Catholic High School students' ability to  pay tuition, the portal to submit scholarship applications from incoming freshmen and CCHS freshmen, sophomores, and juniors for the 2019-2020 school year recently...

Dons for Life to attend national march

Sara Vechinski, Copy Editor

January 14, 2019

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Dons for Life, the Cathedral Catholic High School pro-life group, will attend the March for Life in Washington D.C. this Wednesday through Sunday as a way to promote policy changes regarding the rights of the unborn. Dons f...

Journalism student honored

Lauren McKittrick, Assistant News Editor

December 13, 2018

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After working to compose her news story, “Restoration vs. detention,” Cathedral Catholic High School and journalism student Ella Wishchuk ‘21 recently earned a Best of School Newspapers Online award, the first honor the...

Social media addition

Chloe Staples, Photo Editor

December 11, 2018

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The Cathedral Catholic High School Dean’s Office recently created an Instagram account to help students receive necessary information through a new platform. “Email is not always the most effective, and based on my kids’...

Tutors to the rescue

Chloe Staples, Photo Editor

December 10, 2018

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The National Honor Society hosts walk-in tutoring this week from Tuesday to Thursday in NHS moderator Mr. Frank Caro’s room AH 202 to help students study before finals week. “Walk-in tutoring was created in order to allow...

Hearts and mind

Olivia Palombo, Assistant Multimedia Editor

December 9, 2018

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The Cathedral Catholic High School competition cheer team placed second yesterday in the California Interscholastic Federation finals, ending the event as runner-up. “This competition was very different than any of our competitions...

CCHS student’s singing successes

Ella Wishchuk, Assistant Spiritual Life Editor

December 9, 2018

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Cathedral Catholic High School student Nicole Hood ‘21 released Wednesday her first pop single “Rendezvous.” “I feel like I can finally breathe a sigh of relief,” Hood said. “I had been working on my song for awhile,...

Rowing into the spotlight

Matthew Rowland, Assistant Features Editor

December 9, 2018

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The Cathedral Catholic High School novice and varsity crew teams participated in the Long Beach Bill Lockyer Christmas Regatta on Sunday at the Alamitos Bay-Marine Stadium Olympic Venue, where Ryan McConnell ‘20 took third place...

Wellness for all

Rebecca Madden, Multimedia Editor

December 7, 2018

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Best-selling author and expert of neurophysiology Dr. John Ratey, who hopes to inform students and parents about wellness in teenagers and adults, will speak to the Cathedral Catholic High School community today in the Guadalup...

Holiday donations

Audrey Taylor, Spiritual Life Editor

December 6, 2018

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Cathedral Catholic High School mission and ministry currently is promoting a new and used blanket drive for San Diego's homeless population at St. Vincent de Paul. The drive ends Dec. 11. “This drive is the last of a three-pronged...

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