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Midterm Exams

Midterm Exams

January 8, 2016


Filed under News, Student Life

This year, midterms are coming up on the weekend after formal. With limited time Bishop McCort students are feeling especially stressed. This year there will be no half days or dodge ball but a full class schedule after testing periods in the morning. Another change is that the testing periods will only...

Recap: Blood Drive

Recap: Blood Drive

Jenna Sbeitan, Writer

January 8, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Every year Bishop McCort's National Honor Society successfully puts on an annual blood drive, and this year was no exception. Members of NHS rolled up to the Bach Center at 5am on December 5th, 2015 to make sure the blood drive was a success. NHS set up a huge buffet of breakfast foods for those...

New Years Resolutions

Jenna Sbeitan, Writer

January 8, 2016


Filed under Student Life

As the new year rings, so do New Years Resolutions that sadly, are always eventually somewhat broken. 2016 is no exception. But that does not deter the student body of McCort from trying to make 2016 the greatest year. Alexis LaBuda, a senior, has the resolution to "save money" as she often finds...

Career Corner: Cosmetologist

Career Corner: Cosmetologist

Madeline McKissick

January 8, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

The field of cosmetology is great for the artistic people person. If you have a talent for communication skills and styling hair, then consider becoming a cosmetologist. Each state requires a number of hours of education to be a cosmetologist. Pennsylvania requires just under one year. Two tests are...

Upcoming events for 2016

Upcoming events for 2016

Gianna

January 8, 2016


Filed under Student Life

January: 9th- Winter formal 15th- End of Quarter 2 18th- No school, MLK day February: 15th- No school, Presidents' day 29th- No school March: 23rd- All school mass/noon dismissal/end of 3rd quarter 24th-No school/Easter break 25th-No school/Easter break 26th-No school/Easte...

25 Years for Mrs. Newcomer

25 Years for Mrs. Newcomer

Jordan Thomas

January 8, 2016


Filed under News

On January 7th, Mrs. Newcomer in the business office celebrated having worked at Bishop McCort for 25 years. She has been a faithful member of the McCort staff and has helped students and faculty alike. "I just love the McCort family," she says, "Everybody's very close-knit." Mrs. Newcomer explained...

University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh

Jordan Shesko

January 8, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

The University of Pittsburgh was founded in 1787; Pitt was a private institution, until 1966 when it became part of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education. The university is composed of 17 undergraduate and graduate schools and has 28,766 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students enrolled .The ...

McCort Hockey

McCort Hockey

January 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Bishop McCort hockey team traveled to  Wheeling Central Catholic Monday January 4, 2016. Although the Crushers were losing 3-0 in the 1st   period they  got a goal to make it 3-1 at the end of 1st. The Crushers got two more goals to end the  2nd trailing by one with the score 4-3. The ...

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