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Club Fundraising Ramp Up

Club Fundraising Ramp Up

April 6, 2018

Clubs and teams are central to the CHS experience, and at the end of the year especially, finances for end-of-the-year competitions and materials for next year appear on the horizon. Teams and clubs are...

Farewell to the CHS Oak Tree

Farewell to the CHS Oak Tree

March 29, 2018

March 17th marks a day of great loss in the history CHS. A beloved symbol to the school and sports teams was permanently removed. The CHS oak tree was located at the top of the hill by the ramp and tennis...

Multicultural Week Returns to Honor Bev Hickman

Multicultural Week Returns to Honor Bev Hickman

March 14, 2018

If you've been waiting for Multicultural Week to come back, the wait is over. This March marks the return of the event. Multicultural Week was an event during which diversity- awareness activities took...

Comet Wins 2018 Young Woman of the Year Award

Comet Wins 2018 Young Woman of the Year Award

March 14, 2018

Senior Gabby McLean was chosen to be Baltimore County's 2018 Young Woman of the Year.  Every year, the Baltimore County Commission for Women, an organization that supports women through Baltimore County services, legislation, and programs,...

Sophomores Visit Holocaust Museum

Sophomores Visit Holocaust Museum

March 12, 2018

The Holocaust – one of humanity's worst crimes and a terrifying insight into the depths to which human beings can sink – recently became a topic of study for Grade 10 GT English students. Students read Night, a memoir...

Girls’ Basketball Team Overcomes Deficit, One Win Away From Repeat

Adam Carroll and Ben Hall

March 9, 2018

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The Lady Comets defeated Bethesda Chevy Chase, 63-51, on March 8 in the state semi-finals and punched their ticket into the State Final on March 10.  Catonsville started the game off very slow and went down by a lot early in the game. In the first few possessions the Comets couldn’t get a ball to roll in.  BCC, on the other hand was hot early. BCC made three transition layups early in the game to give them a ...

The Best News of 2017

The Best News of 2017

March 7, 2018

  2017 was a tough year. Many will remember it as a year of divisive U.S politics, heightened political tensions with North Korea, the opioid epidemic, and the mass shootings in rural Texas and Las Vegas. Others ...

Spring Break…Tragedy or Blessing?

Spring Break…Tragedy or Blessing?

March 5, 2018

Spring Break is the time of the school year that faculty and students use to take a break from all the books and relax so they can continue the rest of the school year strong.  But last year Maryland Govenor Larry Hogan ordered public schools in the state to extend summer break until...

SWE Wins Regional Competition

March 1, 2018

On January 20th, 2018, Catonsville High School made history. Our chapter of Society of Women Engineering (SWE) won the Baltimore Washington SWE Rube Goldberg Contest.   SWE is a society with the missi...

Juniors Shine in WJZ Black History Oratory Competition

Juniors Shine in WJZ Black History Oratory Competition

March 1, 2018

Some very big congratulations are in order. In early February, six CHS juniors were selected as semifinalists for the WJZ Black History Oratory Competition, out of a total of 20 selected semifinalists....

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