Cardinal Chatter

New Teachers At DCC: Welcome, Mrs.Loudon

Mrs. Loudon

Michaela Armanini, Staff Writer

September 16, 2020

DuBois Central Catholic is thrilled to introduce a few new friendly faces to our DCC community! Mrs. Loudon is one of our newest additions to the B-Wing, where she teaches all subjects to her second grade class. “I am so excited about being back in the classroom and to be doing what I’m most pas...

DCC is Back to In-Person Instruction!

Mrs. Snyder's Class

Michaela Armanini, Staff Writer

September 15, 2020

After five long months of navigating the challenges of the Covid19 pandemic, school is finally back in session for DuBois Central Catholic! Because DCC is continuing in-person instruction, there are many aspects of our school that have changed and stayed the same, such as our school’s environment, ...

Teeing off the Annual DCC Golf Tournament

golf carts

Holly Deemer

September 14, 2020

On Friday, September 4, 132 golfers gathered at Beechwoods Golf Course for the annual DCC Golf Tournament.  The day was planned by Mrs. Gwen Auman with the help of board member TJ Sliwinski.  Proceeds of the tournament benefited the school. The day kicked off with the golf ball drop.  At 12:15,...

DCC Celebrates Mass During the Pandemic

DCC Celebrates Mass During the Pandemic

September 13, 2020

Every Wednesday, we celebrate Mass  at DCC.  One class takes part in the chapel and all other students and staff watch and participate from their homerooms. Each week a different class represents the school in the chapel. We are now streaming Mass on Facebook Live, and it is also available as a...

DCC Teachers Prepare for the Beginning of the School Year

DCC Teachers Prepare for the Beginning of the School Year

August 20, 2020

DCC teachers have been busy this week preparing for the arrival of their students next Monday, August 24.  The pandemic is a driving force behind their preparations as they work to arrange their classrooms to provide more distance between students and more streamlined rooms that are easier to keep clean. In...

DCC Orientation Provides 6th Graders and New Students an Great Start to the School Year

DCC Orientation Provides 6th Graders and New Students an Great Start to the School Year

August 18, 2020

Last Thursday, August 13th. incoming sixth graders and new students attended an orientation at DCC.  Students and parents were able to learn about the school and various programs, take tours, and set up their laptops to prepare for the new school year.  Students were eager to see their lockers and...

DuBois Central Catholic Cardinal-Thon Prizes Awarded

DuBois Central Catholic Cardinal-Thon Prizes Awarded

Deb Kruise, Contributor

July 2, 2020

Each school year, DCC Elementary holds their annual Cardinal-Thon for the entire elementary.  The Varischetti Sports Complex is transformed into an obstacle course for students and the hallways, small gym and cafeteria are transformed to hold fun activities, Chinese Auctions, and bake sale.  All proceeds...

DCC Class of 2020 Takes Their Final Walk Through the School

DCC Class of 2020 Takes Their Final Walk Through the School

May 24, 2020

A tradition for seniors at DCC is a final walk through the building the last day of school.  The seniors start in the primary wing and work their way through the building to the high school.  In years past the students from preschool through high school would cheer them on with high fives and congratulations...

DCC Grateful for Grant from Palumbo Charitable Trust

DCC Grateful for Grant from Palumbo Charitable Trust

April 9, 2020

DuBois Central Catholic recently received a grant from the A.J. and Sigismunda Palumbo Charitable Trust.  The funds will be used to enhance curriculum and mindfulness programs.  We are truly grateful to the trustees of the Palumbo Charitable Trust for their continued support of our school and Catholic...

DCC’s Postponements and Cancellations Due to COVID-19

DCC's  Postponements and Cancellations Due to COVID-19

Jaci Mennetti, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, there has been an inability to be in school and participate in school-related events. Consequently, numerous postponements and cancellations of school activities have been put in place. Some events that are to be rescheduled include the bloodmobile, spring auction, and SATs....

DCC Seniors Combined the Rosary and Yoga in Soul Core Activity

DCC Seniors Combined the Rosary and Yoga in Soul Core Activity

Sam Harris, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

Soul Core is an activity that Mrs. Dutra's senior theology classes enjoyed during their time in school. It is a yoga program that revolves around praying the rosary while doing the various yoga poses, and its purpose is to strengthen both your physical body, and your bond with God. It's a time for meditation...

Save the Date for DCC’s Second Annual Golf Tournament

Save the Date for DCC's Second Annual Golf Tournament

Dan Cooley, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

Save the Date! DCC will be hosting it's 2nd annual golf tournament at September 4th at the Beechwoods Golf Course in Falls Creek PA. Admission for each individual golfer will be $75.00 including all 18 holes, snacks and drinks on the course, and at least one meal. The 1st and 2nd place winners will get...

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