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Father Matt Baum Joins Bishop McCort’s Religion Department

Father Matt Baum Joins Bishop McCort’s Religion Department

Bryson Blough, Staff

September 17, 2014


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Father M. Baum joins the Bishop McCort family as a senior religion teacher, and as a "priestly- figure" for the school. Originally from Bellwood, PA, he graduated from Bellwood Anna's High School, and then went onto St. Francis Seminary in Lorreto, afterwards joining St Vincent's in Latrobe. He was...

Homecoming Court Decided

Homecoming Court Decided

Sarah Nagy, Writer/Reporter

September 17, 2014


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Bishop McCort has announced the Homecoming Court for the 2014 year with the Queen being decided at the homecoming football game October 4th against Bedford. The members of the court are Kelleigh Kennedy, Kate McGrath, Kathleen O’ Reilly, Morgan Phillips, and Andrea Seitz. Kelleigh Kennedy is a member of S...

Welcome Mr. Sheridan

Abby Selan, Staff

September 10, 2014


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Mr. Stephen Sheridan was hired at Bishop McCort High School for the 2014-2015 school year. He is teaching religion to freshman and sophomores. In addition to religion classes, he is a Co-Director of Campus Ministry. This is his first full-time teaching job. He previously worked at Our Lady of the...

Miss Ackerman Welcomed

Miss Ackerman Welcomed

Carly Hajjar, Staff

September 10, 2014


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Miss Ashley Ackerman was welcomed into the Bishop McCort family in August as a Co-Director of Campus Ministry and religion teacher Miss Ackerman chose Bishop McCort because she was looking for a job as either a campus minister or religion teacher, and Bishop McCort offered both of those. She really l...

New Principal Proud to be a Crusher

New Principal Proud to be a Crusher

Sarah Nagy, Staff

September 9, 2014


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For the past three months, Mr. Thomas Fleming has been working as the new principal of Bishop McCort High School. Mr. Fleming was born and raised in Johnstown. He lived in the West End and graduated from Greater Johnstown High School. He then attended Dickinson College where he earned his Bachelor’s...

Mrs. Crowell Excited for New School Year

Mrs. Crowell Excited for New School Year

Sam Kuhne, Writer

September 9, 2014


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Since her arrival in late September of 2013, Mrs. Nicole Crowell has gone above and beyond her duties as a school counselor, transforming Bishop McCort into an encouraging and welcoming environment where students can feel safe and prepared to take on life’s many obstacles. As the new school year...

New Math Teacher Excited About McCort

New Math Teacher Excited About McCort

Conner Hagins, Staff

September 9, 2014


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Miss Stephanie Edsall is excited about joining the Crusher family this school year as a new math teacher. She is extremely happy to be able to have her own classroom, loves the events that go on at the school, and how the school comes together for them. Miss Edsall teaches Honors Geometry, two...

Dr. Luna Returns

Dr. Luna Returns

Marc Eckenrod, Staff

September 9, 2014


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Dr. Luna returned as the Spanish teacher at Bishop McCort for the 2014 - 15 school year because he loves the students. When asked why he returned, Dr. Luna simply stated “nowhere but McCort.” During the 2013 – 14 school year at Bishop McCort, no teacher was hired as the full-time Spanish...

Mr. Thomas Fleming Named Principal, CAO

Mr. Thomas Fleming Named Principal, CAO

September 1, 2014


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It is with great pleasure to announce that, with the great input of many of you in our Crusher family, the Board of Trustees has selected Mr. Thomas Fleming to serve as our next Principal and Chief Administrative Officer. Mr. Fleming, welcome to the Bishop McCort Family!

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