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DCC Seventh Grade Math Class Studies Probability

DCC Seventh Grade Math Class Studies Probability

April 26, 2022

Seventh grade math students are learning about experimental vs theoretical probability, so their teacher, Mrs. Lauren Rice, ran a simulated wiffleball game to collect and compare player stats. As the team...

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Teacher’s Pet

Aurea Slimak, Guest Writer April 11, 2022

The nickname "teacher's pet" has always been used to make fun of students that are close with teachers, but what about the teachers' actual pets? Several of DCC's teachers and administrators have one or...

DCC Sixth Graders Prepare for the Annual Passion Play

DCC Sixth Graders Prepare for the Annual Passion Play

April 8, 2022

A beautiful tradition at DCC is the Passion Play.  Each year the 6th grade takes on the job of preparing and putting on the passion play for the other classes and for their parents. The directors ...

Inspiration at DCC

Inspiration at DCC

Olivia Helm, Guest Writer April 8, 2022

Schools like DCC tend to be filled with inspiration. You just have to look in the right places to find it. Students and teachers alike are regularly finding motivation in the littlest things. Here are...

DCC Middle School Students Review with Comma Carnival

DCC Middle School Students Review with Comma Carnival

April 3, 2022

Middle school English teacher, Mrs. Ashley Nelson is always looking for new ways to make learning concepts in grammar and usage fun and exciting.  So after students in 6t and 7th grade finished a unit...

DCC Middle School Students Participate in Lets Glow Publishing Party

DCC Middle School Students Participate in “Let’s Glow” Publishing Party

March 15, 2022

This quarter, Mrs. Ashley Nelson's 6th and 7th grade grammar classes worked on an in-depth, extensive writing unit. She really pushed them and promised that if they gave their best effort, they would have...

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Middle School Volleyball Season in Full Swing with New Coaches

Aurea Slimak, Guest Writer March 4, 2022

Middle school volleyball kicked off its 2022 season with new head coach Liz Snell, along with coaches Kristy Morgan, Emily Youngdahl, and Carlie Gritzer. They all coached high school volleyball this year...

A New Face at DCC...

A New Face at DCC…

Morgan Tyler February 17, 2022

Meet Russell, the newest furry resident of Central. He is a male guinea pig that was rescued in Erie, PA and made a long journey to his new home here in DuBois. Russell is very calm, soft, and lovable....

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Middle School Relives the Decades During Catholic Schools Week

Aurea Slimak February 9, 2022

Catholic Schools week is all about celebrating Catholic education throughout the country, so what better way to celebrate than have some fun with themed dress down days and activities? All the activities...

DCC Sixth Graders Develop STEM Skills to Share Math Concepts

January 27, 2022

Students in Mrs. Lauren Rice's sixth grade math enrichment class utilized Makey Makey and Scratch coding to develop STEM skills and then use those to share math concepts.  The Makey Makey allows students...

DCC Sixth Graders Learn Sewing Techniques in Life Skills Class

DCC Sixth Graders Learn Sewing Techniques in Life Skills Class

January 6, 2022

Mrs. Rita Smith provided a fun and educational activity for her students today.  As the sixth graders crafted cute little gnomes, they learned the basics of stitching fabric and sewing on a button. ...

DCC Seventh Grade Music Students Get Their Groove On

DCC Seventh Grade Music Students Get Their Groove On

January 5, 2022

Students in Mrs. Stewart's seventh grade music class enjoyed a lessons in dance this week.  Groups of students studied popular dance styles including ballet, the hustle, the electric slide, and swing...

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