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York Catholic hosts open house, science fair on Sunday

York Catholic will hold its annual Open House and Science Fair Sunday from noon to 2 p.m., according to a news release.

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York Catholic grad keeps running as tribute to late husband, Dustin Rhodes

Through one state and step at a time, Rebecca Rhodes will honor her late husband’s memory.
With Pennsylvania and Nevada under her belt, Rhodes plans to run across the United States to raise awareness for brain cancer — an aggressive disease that took her York Catholic High School sweetheart, Dustin, in July.

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Local private schools urge New Hope parents to consider all options

The leaders of local private schools issued a statement Friday to remind parents that they, too, are an option for students who could be displaced if New Hope Academy Charter School closes.

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York Catholic to hold open house, science fair Jan. 13

York Catholic High School will hold its annual Open House and Science Fair from noon to 2 p.m. Jan. 13. The event is open to the public. Prospective students and their families are invited to tour the school, talk with … Continue reading

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Follow along with a York Catholic student studying in Spain

York Catholic student Cameron Waterbury is blogging about his study abroad experience in Spain.

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‘Grace Before Meals’ author to appear at York Catholic

The Rev. Leo Patalinghug, author of “Grace Before Meals: Recipes for Family Life” will share a recipe and ideas for improving family meals and life at York Catholic High School Sept. 23.

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See who is retiring from your school district

York Catholic teacher Sam Spiese is retiring after 44 years, and his wife, Nancy, is retiring after 21. Both are graduates of the school, too. After interviewing the Spieses, I sent out requests around the county, asking for the names … Continue reading

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York Catholic junior wins scholarship to study in Spain

Cameron J. Waterbury, a junior at York Catholic High School, was recently awarded a Speedwell Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship, which will help him spend the 2012-13 school year in Spain. The scholarships are awarded through AFS-USA Intercultural Programs, according to … Continue reading

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York Catholic student to compete at state National Geographic Bee

A York Catholic student will be competing in the 2012 Pennsylvania National Geographic Bee, according to a news release. Paul Weisser, a seventh grader, won the school’s geography bee and placed second at the Diocese of Harrisburg bee, the release … Continue reading

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York Catholic’s upgrades done with cost in mind

A week or so ago, I visited George Andrews at York Catholic High School to talk about his decision to leave the school at the end of the school year. After we talked for a few minutes, he took photographer … Continue reading

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