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Preparing Yourself For Midterms

Preparing Yourself For Midterms

Azia Andrews and Rachel Hause
January 19, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Next week we take our midterms for our first semester classes. There are many things you can do to get yourself ready for these big tests. First, get a good nights rest the night before your testing day. A minimum of 8 hours is suggested to ensure that you wake up feeling refreshed and ready to take...

Research Papers

Research Papers

Braden Rosemas and Carmine Cannizzaro
January 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Although the Christmas season is over, 'tis the season for research papers! With the second quarter coming to an end, many students have recently finished, or are currently wrapping up research papers in English classes. Teachers throughout the school are working with students to help edit and provide...

Mr. Luther King Jr. Day

Mr. Luther King Jr. Day

Meghan Seitz and Kaylee Moyer
January 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

January 16th is known as Martin Luther King Jr. day. McCort celebrates this day and gives its students the day off. Martin Luther King Jr. was known as an activist who fought for civil rights. He believed that people should be equal. Martin Luther is most famous for his "I Have A Dream" speech. This...

Crusher Compliments: Hunter Leech

Crusher Compliments: Hunter Leech

Bailee Bair and Nathan Roberts
January 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Hunter Leech has been chosen to be this week's Crusher Compliment! Hunter is a great student and athlete here at Bishop McCort, and is the last of ten Leech brothers to come through the school. He is a member of the football and baseball teams. He also is a part of SADD, L'education en Vogue, and Ecology...

D.A. Day

D.A. Day

Adeline Mishler, Mitch Johnson
January 11, 2017
Filed under Student Life

The Bishop McCort student body and faculty will celebrate the first ever DA Day on Thursday, January 12th. Dr. Gardill has worked at Bishop McCort for many years as Assistant Principal. She also has two children that currently attend Bishop McCort. Our beloved friend and assistant principal will be...

Junior Class Mass

Junior Class Mass

January 9, 2017
Filed under Student Life

The class of 2018 will have their class Mass in the chapel during fifth period tomorrow January 10, 2017.  The juniors will close out the joyous Christmas season with a beautiful Mass. 

Crusher Compliment: John Isenberg

Crusher Compliment: John Isenberg

Bailee Bair and Nathan Roberts
January 9, 2017
Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

John Isenberg is a junior here at McCort. John is known for being a standout student and is a thrower on McCort's Track and Field team. Here's what we found out about John: Q: How is your junior year going so far? A: It's going really well. I'm having a lot of fun and learning a lot in my clas...

Ski Club

Ski Club

Meghan Seitz and Kaylee Moyer
January 6, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Every year, McCort offers the chance to anyone to join the Ski Club. They will go skiing every Thursday. This starts January 5th and goes till February 16th. They encourage anyone who loves to ski and snowboard to join the in the fun. The Bishop McCort Ski Club goes to Seven Springs each time. Students...

Back to School

Back to School

Kale Camacho and Rylee Russell
January 5, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Christmas vacation is over, bringing us into the new year of 2017.  That unfortunately means that midterms and research papers are not too far off, as well as the end of this grading period. On the bright side however, that means that fun activities  such as winter formal this weekend, and spring sports...

Midterms are Coming!

Midterms are Coming!

Carmine Cannizzaro and Braden Rosemas
January 5, 2017
Filed under Student Life

We are only two weeks away from one of the most dreaded weeks at Bishop McCort High School. Midterms week begins on January 23rd this year. This week will consist of tests on all learned material in each course. For each class, students will be given review packets and will review this material for two...

Winter Formal

Winter Formal

Adeline Mishler, Mitch Johnson
January 4, 2017
Filed under News, Student Life

Winter Formal is this Saturday at the Pasquerilla Conference Center in downtown Johnstown at 7pm. The doors are opened to students at 5pm for pictures. At the formal, dinner is provided around 6pm. When the students arrive between 5 and 6, they can meet and greet with staff and peers. Permission...

Crusher Compliments: Braden Roseman

Crusher Compliments: Braden Roseman

Bailee Bair and Nathan Roberts
December 21, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Braden Rosemas is a senior here at Bishop McCort. He is a great student and person. We got to have a chat with Braden about his life, his senior year, and even got some juicy details about what he has been eating. Q: How is your senior year going? A: It's going well. I'm having a lot of fun and...

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