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Central Welcomes Storyteller, Robin Moore!

Central Welcomes Storyteller, Robin Moore!

Jaci Mennetti, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

Robin Moore visited Central on Friday, October 11th to talk to grades K-8th. He is a well-renowned storyteller and has presented more than 5,000 storytelling programs to children. He has made his living as a storyteller, author, and teacher of writing and storytelling skills. He has written several books...

Exciting Week for Mrs. Stringer’s Biology Classes!

Exciting Week for Mrs. Stringer’s Biology Classes!

Jaci Mennetti, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

Mrs. Stringer's AP Biology class is doing a unit on organelles. An organelle is a specialized structure within a cell. They are crucial for the survival of cells which is why her classes are taking the time to do projects on them. As a fun activity, she had her classes create dating profiles for the...

We “Dig Pink” at DCC

We “Dig Pink” at DCC

Rachel Aravich, Senior Editor

October 10, 2019

Today, Thursday October 10th there was a dress down day to help raise money for  Breast Cancer.  Every student was allowed to wear whatever pink item of clothing they wanted as long as they brought in a dollar for their donation. The DCC volleyball team will be playing Brockway at 6:00 in our annual...

DCC High School Retreat Focuses on a Life in Christ

DCC High School Retreat Focuses on a Life in Christ

Jaci Mennetti, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

This Friday, October 4, NET Ministries visited the DCC High School to lead a retreat. The students got a break from their regular classes as the retreat lasted all day. NET stands for National Evangelization Teams. Their retreats are geared towards Catholic youths from grades 7-12. Their mission is...

DCC Seniors Learn About Life and Compassion at Christ the King Manor

DCC Seniors Learn About Life and Compassion at Christ the King Manor

October 4, 2019

Over the years, a part of Mrs. Becky Dutra's senior theology curriculum is to put faith in action visiting senior citizens at Christ the King Manor.  The students have the opportunity to establish friendships with the residents and to learn from them about history, relationships, and life.  Almost...

DCC Biology Students Put ‘Maker Space’ to Good Use!

DCC Biology Students Put ‘Maker Space’ to Good Use!

Jaci Mennetti, Staff Writer

October 1, 2019

A "maker space" is a place in which people who share interests gather to collaborate and work on projects while sharing both equipment and ideas. They are often found inside of schools or libraries. Here at Central, we have one near the high school art room. This space allows students to grow and...

DCC Sophomores and Juniors Attend College Fair

DCC Sophomores and Juniors Attend College Fair

Madison Gill, Editor

October 1, 2019

On Thursday September 26th both the Sophomore and Junior classes attended the college fair at DuBois Area High School. Each student got a chance to speak with representatives from many colleges, and even got to speak with representatives from military branches. The students proudly came back to school...

DCC Students Wear White for Life

DCC Students Wear White for Life

October 1, 2019

It is Pro-Life Week at DCC, and today students were given the chance to wear "White for Life" in exchange for a donation to Catholic Charities. Photos by Paris Farley

DCC Seniors Bond as a Class at Annual Retreat

DCC Seniors Bond as a Class at Annual Retreat

Shane Paisley, Staff Writer

September 30, 2019

This past Friday the senior class gathered at New Providence Beach in Treasure Lake for their class retreat with teachers, Mrs. Dutra and Mrs. Korthaus and special guest, Fr. Ross. The day started with a class competition. Groups of three sat at a table and held hands. The outside people worked together...

New Activities for Thursday Block!

New Activities for Thursday Block!

Jaci Mennetti, Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

Every Thursday, the students only have periods 5-8. The classes are double the length of their usual 40 minute class. After they have their block period classes, they get to participate in the activity of their choice. This week, the majority of the seniors will practice their class skit with Mrs....

DCC Art Showcase Promotes Creative Expression

DCC Art Showcase Promotes Creative Expression

Sam Harris, Staff Writer

September 24, 2019

Every year, DCC is blessed with students that have unique and interesting talents, such as musical gifts,  technical knowledge, or amazing acting potential. However, this is a showcase of the artwork that our more creative students have made just this year under the direction of Mrs. Gardner (MS-HS)...

DCC Annual Welcome Dance Was “Lit”!

DCC Annual Welcome Dance Was “Lit”!

Holly Deemer, Staff Writer

September 24, 2019

On September 21, the class of 2020 sponsored a dance to welcome the new members of our DCC family. The dance was American themed and students were encouraged to dress in red, white, and blue. The highlight of the dance was students all coming together to dance classic line dances like the “Wobble,”...

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