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Kindergarten Helps out for Earth Day

Kindergarten Helps out for Earth Day

Katie Jordan, Staff Writer

April 22, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase, Uncategorized

Earth Day is always a big deal in the elementary school. Mrs. Frank's and Mrs. Pompeii's kindergarten classes went outside to pick up litter on the ground around the school. They also have  orange vests to wear on their exciting exertion. The whole class is very excited to have the opportunity to go...

First Grade Enjoys Breakout EDU Activity

First Grade Enjoys Breakout EDU Activity

Rachel Aravich, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase, Uncategorized

First graders had a chance to participate in a fun concept in education - a Breakout EDU.  In Breakout EDU games, players work in groups  to solve a series of clues that involve critical thinking  in order to open a locked box. The clues can get tricky sometimes, but the 1st grade did an excellen...

DCC Kindergarten Students Color Easter Eggs – Photo Gallery

DCC Kindergarten Students Color Easter Eggs – Photo Gallery

Addison White

March 27, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase

Easter eggs are a fun part of the holiday season.  Students in Kindergarten had fun coloring and decorating their eggs today.  

DCC Kindergarten Easter Egg Hunt – Photo Gallery

DCC Kindergarten Easter Egg Hunt – Photo Gallery

March 26, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase

This Monday, Kindergarten had a fun time searching for eggs in their classroom.  Students then discovered the secret treats hidden inside.

DCC Fourth Graders Go on Retreat

DCC Fourth Graders Go on Retreat

Sherry Anderson, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase, Uncategorized

The fourth graders from DCC and Saint Francis both got together on Thursday for their retreat where they learned about the Ten Commandments. The retreat was facilitated by several students of the junior class who led activities to teach the Ten Commandments like "Capture the Ten Commandments" and "Ten...

DCC Elementary Students Try to Trap Leprechauns

DCC Elementary Students Try to Trap Leprechauns

Addison White and Victoria Barber

March 16, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase, Uncategorized

Every year the elementary kids make leprechaun traps in hopes of catching one. This year the kids are especially excited and determined to get a big pot of gold. Legend has it they are extremely hard to catch, and someone from DuBois Central Catholic has already trapped one. We're already off to a great...

DCC Elementary Raise Some Cardinal Spirit at Pep Rally – Video & Photos

DCC Elementary Raise Some Cardinal Spirit at Pep Rally – Video & Photos

Chelsea Myers, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase, Uncategorized

This week the elementary has been preparing for this year's Cardinal-thon. An exciting Pep rally topped off the school fun before the Cardinal-thon on March 11th from 11-4. Students enjoyed a visit from the DuBois Dream Team and cheered on their classmates. Sunday during the Cardinal-thon, students...

DCC Third Graders Go on Retreat – Photo Gallery

DCC Third Graders Go on Retreat  – Photo Gallery

Sherry Anderson, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase, Uncategorized

The third graders from DCC and Saint Francis both got together for a retreat on Thursday. The retreat was facilitated by several students from the junior class.      

DCC Elementary Students Enjoy Pajama Day

DCC Elementary Students Enjoy Pajama Day

Rachel Aravich, Photographer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase

Just a few pictures to share the fun kids had wearing their pajamas to school.  This week is Spirit Week in the elementary as they prepare for Cardinal-thon on March 11.  

DCC Elementary Students Enjoy Wacky Wednesday

DCC Elementary Students Enjoy Wacky Wednesday

March 7, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase

Just a few pictures to share the great ideas the kids had for showing off their wacky sides.  This week is Spirit Week in the elementary as they prepare for Cardinal-thon on March 11.

DCC’s Elementary Begins Spirit Week by Supporting Their Favorite Team

DCC’s Elementary Begins Spirit Week by Supporting Their Favorite Team

Chelsea Myers and Victoria Barber

March 5, 2018


Filed under Elementary, Showcase

Photo Gallery of elementary students in team gear to kick off Spirit Week.  Spirit Week leads to the annual Cardinal-thon this weekend.

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