Best of SNO

#26
2019-2020
Distinguished Sites Rank for
Cathedral Catholic High School
16
Published Stories for
Cathedral Catholic High School
in 2019-2020
#40
2019-2020
Best of SNO Rank for
Cathedral Catholic High School
Stories from Cathedral Catholic High School
CCHS skirt ban sparks student protest
News

Angelina Hicks | May 29, 2019

More than 50 Cathedral Catholic High School students and parents, carrying signs in protest of the skirt ban for the 2019-20 school year, gathered on the sidewalk in front of CCHS this morning to dissent…

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Different paths, same degree
Features

Ella Wishchuk | May 21, 2019

As “Pomp and Circumstance” plays loudly over the speakers, graduates wearing colorful full-length robes, jet-black graduate caps, and beaming expressions proceed into the university auditorium. Applause…

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Stressful media
Features

Daniela Gil | May 21, 2019

Cathedral Catholic High School student Emily Gonzales ‘19, an avid user of social media, spends approximately three hours each day on various social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter.

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Stressed for success
Admissions Scandal

Savannah Dupper | March 20, 2019

Fluorescent lights beam down upon the nervous students, their pencils moving frantically as they bubble in answers, each hoping to achieve a higher score than their counterparts. The Scholastic Aptitude…

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Losing a legend
News

Angelina Hicks | March 14, 2019

When University of San Diego High School/Cathedral Catholic High School social science teacher Mr. Don DeAngelo began his USDHS career 23 years ago, he never expected to befriend a hardworking, charismatic…

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Deficit in reading
Opinions

Lauren Boyer | March 13, 2019

After being held back in kindergarten because of her subpar reading skills, Cathedral Catholic High School student Katherine Stevenson ‘19 never imagined reading would shape her as a person.

However,…

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An accepting community
Features

Angelina Hicks | February 11, 2019

When Mrs. Adriana Pehl served as an elementary school student-teacher a few months before graduating college, she discovered her passion of working with disabled youth and changed her college focus from…

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Setting students str8
Features

Rebecca Madden | February 8, 2019

Cathedral Catholic High School student Kyle Wong ‘21 looks forward to his future of college and adulthood, but in the modern age technology, Wong, among others, suffers from back pain sourced to the…

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News or views?
Opinions

Chloe Staples | January 28, 2019

What is the role of journalists in a democracy? Are they meant to expose diverse opinions, or are they meant to be watchdogs and the eyes and ears of citizens?

The duties of journalists have been modified…

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Super teachers, super moms
Features

Eugenia Dominguez-Chaires | January 28, 2019

Cathedral Catholic English teacher Mrs. Allison Collins never thought twice before returning to teach after not one, but two baby girls.

“I love being a mom and a teacher,” Mrs. Collins said. “I’ve…

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Move over RoboCop…here come the Dons
News

Lauren Boyer | January 22, 2019

Handcuffed by cramped quarters and antiquated tools and materials, Cathedral Catholic High School robotics Head of Programming and STEAM student Luke Meyers ’20 used to marvel at the fact the team was…

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Time to separate home and work?
Features

Sara Vechinski | January 22, 2019

As Cathedral Catholic High School parent Mrs. Brigid Hannon watches her daughter battle to complete her homework late into the night, she wonders about the necessity of such a workload as it impacts her…

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Unheard Perspective
News

Cole Hume | December 18, 2018

The recent unearthing of misconduct committed by clergy members, in particular priests in Pennsylvania, has led to hundreds of guilty sentences, sparking a polarizing dialogue involving the church, wounding…

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Wilhite for the win
Sports

Ellery Wakeman | December 13, 2018

Since she was nine years old, Cathedral Catholic High School Student Peyton Wilhite ‘19 has excelled at volleyball, putting hard work and dedication into the sport for nearly her entire life.

“I…

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After the vote: what now?
Midterm Elections

Chloe Staples | December 13, 2018

American politics recently underwent change after the November midterm elections, but many Cathedral Catholic High School Students are still unaware about the country’s state of government.

During…

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Restoration vs. detention
Features

Ella Wishchuk | November 29, 2018

On a sunny San Diego afternoon at Cathedral Catholic High School, the final school bell dinged loudly, while the only sounds heard from the feared detention classroom were sighs and snores. Students in…

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