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Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year!

Angela Beckett Named 2015 Wendy's High School Heisman
Angela Beckett has been named as the 2015 Wendy's High School Heisman for Catoctin High.  She will move on for a chance to be named as a state finalist.  We wish her the best of luck.  

Digital Photographs from CHS Students on Display at Shippensburg University 
These digital photographs were juried into the Scholastic 144 show at Shippensburg University by CHS students. Their work will be on display from October 30th to November 21st at the Kauffman Gallery in the Huber Arts center at Shippensburg.
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CHS Band Attends FCPS Fall Band Festival
The Catoctin High School pep band is shown here warming up for the FCPS Fall Band Festival that took place October 12.  
fall band warming up

CHS Receives Character Award

CHS received the State School of Character Award and also the Stevenson University (MCCE) Character award.  This is a great tribute to the students and staff at CHS.  Accepting the award on behalf of CHS are: Dayna Valek(SGA President), teacher Mike Franklin, and school counselor Dana Brashear.
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Students Attend Frederick County Rotary Meetings

Each year CHS counseling staff and two senior students to attend one the  Frederick County Rotary Organizations monthly meeting.  These students, one male and one female, are recommended by their counselors and then selected randomly.  This year’s recipients are Josie Estep and Robert Hawkins.  During Wednesdays in September, and sometimes one in October, the students and a staff member meet the rotary club at Dutch’s Daughter for lunch and fellowship.  The students meet Rotarians who work in the community and also serve the Frederick County community and abroad with a variety of service projects.

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Dayna Valek and Maya Swiderski are Commended Students in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program
Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2016 competition by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).  Way to go, girls!
Dayna award   Maya award

Mr. Mills Receives Certificate of Appreciation
Mr. Mills received a Certificate of Appreciation from Trout Unlimited for his volunteer work with Trout in the Classroom. 
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Catoctin HS Circa. 1969


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