Notre Dame High School
28 October 2014

Chafin Breaks State Scoring Record With 69 Goals

Phil Chafin recently broke the state soccer scoring record during a sectional play-off game at home to Lincoln. Chafin notched his 69th goal of the season in the match. The soccer team’s season ended on Saturday with a tough 1-0 loss in overtime to Bridgeport, but that could not take the shine of an amazing...
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15 October 2014

Miranda Wolfe Wins Catholic Daughters National Contest

Notre Dame Sophomore, Miranda Wolfe, recently won first place in the Catholic Daughters National Photography Contest. This followed wins at the local and State level. Pictured presenting a check for $100 to Miranda is the Catholic Daughters Local Chapter 334 Education Chairperson and Notre Dame graduate, Mary Ann Renzelli.
10 October 2014

2011 NDHS Graduate Wins WVU Innovation Award

Colin Frosch, a graduate of Notre Dame in 2011,  recently won an award at the second annual WVU Innovation Awards Ceremony. Frosch is improving WVU’s downtown campus through a traffic study of Grumbein’s Island pedestrian crossing in front of the Mountainlair. He has coordinated approximately 40 student volunteers to collect traffic and pedestrian data, which...
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29 September 2014

Seven AP Scholars at Notre Dame

Seven Notre Dame students have been named as AP Scholars due to their performance on AP courses and exams. Pictured are five rising scholars who are still Notre Dame Students from left to right: Samuel Talkington, Jake Preaskorn, Daniel Shaffer, Chad Morrison, and Katie Shaffer. Taylor Nicholas and Tori Goodman also received the honor and...
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11 September 2014

Daniel Shaffer Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

Notre Dame High School Senior, Daniel Shaffer, has been named as a semi-finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. 1.4 million students in more than 22,000 high schools across the nation applied. Only 1 percent of these applicants are named as semi-finalists.
02 September 2014

Cava Becomes All-Time Leading Running Back

Santino Cava became Notre Dame’s all-time leading rusher during the game against Central Catholic. Going into the game with 3,740 yards, Cava needed only 29 yards to break the longstanding record held by Janu Arbonaise (’92). Cava ended the game with 225 yards and said, “I’m happy to get to break the record and to...
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22 August 2014

Longest Serving Employee Happy To Start Another School Year

Darlene O’Dell is starting her 19th year as a teacher at Notre Dame. O’Dell, the school’s longest serving employee, has taught a variety of subjects over the years to the middle school students. This year, she is teaching Science, WV History, and PE/Health. She is also the school’s Cross Country coach. O’Dell was hired by...
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18 August 2014

Enrollment Soars at Notre Dame

Dr. Carroll Morrison is beginning her seventeenth year as Principal at Notre Dame and never before has she had so many students in the classrooms. Enrollment has risen from 163 last year to 195 students entering the building on the first day of the 2014-2015 school year. Pictured is Dr. Morrison addressing the students and...
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11 August 2014

Josh Straub Studies Vocal Arts at Interlochen

Josh Straub just finished six weeks at renowned Interlochen Arts Camp, the world’s premier summer arts program for aspiring artists. He was accepted as a tenor to the vocal arts camp and was also accepted into the musical theatre production program. He is honored to be the recipient of merit scholarships for both camps as...
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29 July 2014

Anthony Beckett Attends WVU Tech S.T.E.M. Camp

Notre Dame Sophomore, Anthony Beckett, recently attended the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Camp at WVU Tech. Beckett completed a course in electrical engineering and took part in the “Cardboard Boat Challenge” where students built and raced a cardboard boat that could hold at least one person. Pictured is Anthony Beckett in his electrical engineering...
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