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Class of 2020 Celebration Pictures
Class of 2020 Celebration Pictures

We welcomed the Class of 2020 back for their one-year reunion and to celebrate together!

Important Dates for 2021-22
Important Dates for 2021-22

Looking ahead to the 2021-22 school year, here are a few important dates to add to your calendar.

Announcement of New Hires
Announcement of New Hires

We are excited to welcome new faculty and staff to our Ramily!

Faculty Profile - Laura Jaeger
Faculty Profile - Laura Jaeger

Read about this unprecedented year of Ram Athletics, and the team that helped make it successful.

Farewell to our Departing Faculty & Staff
Farewell to our Departing Faculty & Staff

We are proud to highlight all those who will be transitioning from their role at Central Catholic and going off to their next journey.

New Hires at Central Catholic
New Hires at Central Catholic

We are excited to announce two new hires for our Central Catholic community!

Purchase Tickets for Senior Prom
Purchase Tickets for Senior Prom

Seniors, get your tickets to Central Catholic's Prom: Blinding Lights.

Register for Father-Daughter Night
Register for Father-Daughter Night

Register for Father-Daughter Night on May 2, 2021!

2021 Rose Festival Princess Crowned
2021 Rose Festival Princess Crowned

Congratulations to Madi Cooper for being crowned this year's Rose Festival Princess!

Classmate Servants
Classmate Servants

Read about four Rams from the Class of 1962 who all recently celebrated an important milestone: the 50th anniversary of their ordination to the priesthood.

Faculty Profile: David Blue
Faculty Profile: David Blue

David Blue serves as Central Catholic's first Director of Diversity and Inclusion and the head boy's varsity basketball coach.

2021 Rose Festival
2021 Rose Festival

Meet Central Catholic's 2021 Rose Festival candidates!

The Addams Family Photo Gallery
The Addams Family Photo Gallery

Congratulations to the cast and crew for a successful production of The Addams Family!

College Conversation: Sarah Ferroggiaro ‘20
College Conversation: Sarah Ferroggiaro ‘20

Sarah Ferroggiaro ‘20 will be sharing the ways that Central Catholic prepared her for college academics and life!

Career Conversation: Madeline Martin '10
Career Conversation: Madeline Martin '10

Join us for a Career Conversation with Madeline Martin '10!

Career Conversation: Kate Mead '07
Career Conversation: Kate Mead '07

Join us for our Career Conversation with Kate Mead '07!

College Conversation: Elijah Crawford '18
College Conversation: Elijah Crawford '18

Hear from Elijah Crawford '18 and his experience attending A&M College!

Career Conversation: Calvin Bair '07
Career Conversation: Calvin Bair '07

Join us for a Career Conversation with Calvin Bair '07!

College Conversation: Jada Pierce '18
College Conversation: Jada Pierce '18

Hear from Jada Pierce '18 and her experience at the University of Hawaii at Manoa!

Central Catholic Begins Hybrid Learning
Central Catholic Begins Hybrid Learning

Central Catholic welcomed back students to campus on January 26 for modified hybrid learning.

Rams♡Oregon
Rams♡Oregon

Join us for our Twenty-Sixth Annual Virtual Presidents' Dinner and Auction!

Oregon Private Schools Appreciation Day
Oregon Private Schools Appreciation Day

February 4, 2021 is Oregon Private Schools Appreciation Day!

SAT Testing
SAT Testing

Central Catholic is hosting the SAT for the Class of 2022 on Tuesday, April 27.

Upcoming Admissions Events
Upcoming Admissions Events

We're offering weekly opportunities for our prospective students and families to engage with our currents students, faculty, and staff!

Support Local Central Catholic Businesses
Support Local Central Catholic Businesses

Support alumni- and parent-owned businesses this holiday season!

Students4Students Results
Students4Students Results

We exceeded our fundraising goal for our annual student fundraiser, Students4Students!

Week of Giving Photos
Week of Giving Photos

See the amazing work our community has been doing during our Week of Giving!

Open Mic Night: Christmas Edition
Open Mic Night: Christmas Edition

Watch our second Open Mic of the year, from the comfort of your own home!

Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from all of us at Central Catholic!

Angst Documentary and Discussion
Angst Documentary and Discussion

Join the Parent Association and Counseling Department for a Special Stark Talks Presentation of Angst.

Mental Health Awareness Day
Mental Health Awareness Day

The goal of the day is to promote a series of workshops, presentations, and videos that promote awareness for the mental health issues facing today’s teens.

Grandparents and Special Friends Day
Grandparents and Special Friends Day

Join us for a virtual Mass and celebration for this year's Grandparents and Special Friends Day.

RAMS Program Wreath Sale
RAMS Program Wreath Sale

Support our RAMS program by purchasing a wreath!

Happy Thanksgiving!
Happy Thanksgiving!

President Colin McGinty wishes the Central Catholic community a happy and healthy Thanksgiving!

Morning Announcements
Morning Announcements

Stay up to date with student and school activities!

Sack Lunch Drive
Sack Lunch Drive

This fall, we are partnering with St. Andre Bessette and St. Francis Dining Hall, to provide sack lunches to the communities they serve.

CCA Walk for Joy Photos
CCA Walk for Joy Photos

Thank you for supporting the Children's Cancer Association by participating in Walks for Joy!

Student Life Day
Student Life Day

What is Student Life Day?

Welcome letter to students and families
Welcome letter to students and families

Welcome letter and information for families and students regarding the 2020-2021 school year.

Art from Apart – Mia Miller '21
Art from Apart – Mia Miller '21

Mia Miller '21 spent her summer running a program called "Art from Apart," a fundraiser to deliver art supplies to kids who do not have access to them.

Comprehensive Distance Learning Protocols
Comprehensive Distance Learning Protocols

Read Central Catholic's comprehensive distance learning protocols for fall 2020.

Donate to the Rams Together Fund
Donate to the Rams Together Fund

Your support and generosity allows us to continue providing our students with a high-quality, Catholic education in an inclusive, supportive environment.

Happy Retirement!
Happy Retirement!

We will be saying farewell to several of our beloved faculty and staff members as they enter into retirement.

Paul Wallulis
Paul Wallulis

Paul Wallulis is retiring after 40 years of teaching and coaching at Central Catholic.

Rick Lorenz
Rick Lorenz

Rick Lorenz retires after 32 years of teaching and coaching at Central Catholic.

Jane Towle
Jane Towle

Jane Towle retires after 27 years of working as the Attendance and Bookstore Manager.

Molly Reuscher
Molly Reuscher

Molly Reuscher retires after 24 years of being a counselor at Central Catholic.

Tom Graff
Tom Graff

Tom Graff retires after 20 years of being the Theater Director at Central Catholic.

Raphiel Lambert
Raphiel Lambert

We welcome Raphiel Lambert, who will serving as a new school counselor at Central Catholic.

David Shephard
David Shephard

We welcome David Shephard, who will be serving as the new Dean of Student Management, Safety, and Security at Central Catholic.

Digital Learning Resources
Digital Learning Resources

Learn about Central Catholic's short and long-term Digital Learning Day Protocols.

First Semester Final Exams 2020
First Semester Final Exams 2020

Read about changes to the 1st semester final exam schedule.

Teachers attend lecture by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Teachers attend lecture by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The English department at Central Catholic attended a presentation by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Robotics Club takes fifth at competition
Robotics Club takes fifth at competition

Our Robotics Club, Rotorrampage, recently competed in the annual First Technology Challenge Qualifying Tournament.

Constitution Team Finishes Third at State Competition
Constitution Team Finishes Third at State Competition

Congratulations to the Central Catholic Constitution Team who finished third in the We the People State Competition on Saturday, January 26.

Constitution Team Places Third at Regional Competition
Constitution Team Places Third at Regional Competition

Congratulations to our Constitution Team as they finished third at the We the People regional competition and will now head to State on Saturday, January 19.

U.S. Government Classes: 2018 Voter Forum Report
U.S. Government Classes: 2018 Voter Forum Report

The seniors of the Central Catholic High School U.S. Government classes are excited to share the results of our Voter Forums with you.

Class Visits Columbia River Gorge
Class Visits Columbia River Gorge

Seniors taking Environmental Science headed out to the Gorge on a class field trip to learn about its formation, human history, and enjoy the great outdoors!

Aric Ward to receive an Inspirational Teacher Award
Aric Ward to receive an Inspirational Teacher Award

Aric Ward to receive an Inspirational Teacher Award from Eastern Oregon University

ASL Program Update
ASL Program Update

Last fall, students in the American Sign Language (ASL) program raised funds to upholster a chair used by the Catholic Deaf Community at St. Peters Catholic Church.

2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Announced
2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Announced

It was a fantastic year for Central Catholic students who entered the regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

Ceramics II Set Projects
Ceramics II Set Projects

We talked with Ceramics teacher Jared Jaffe about his Ceramics II student’s work on a class favorite assignment: the “set” project.

First Semester Final Exam Schedule 2018
First Semester Final Exam Schedule 2018

First Semester Final Exam Schedule

Constitution Team earns third at State Competition
Constitution Team earns third at State Competition

Congratulations to the Central Catholic Constitution Team who earned third place in the We the People State Competition.

Christian Service Fall Deadline
Christian Service Fall Deadline

The deadline for students to complete their Fall Hours of Christian Service is approaching!

Constitution Team Finishes Second in Regional Competition
Constitution Team Finishes Second in Regional Competition

Students on the Central Catholic Constitution Team will once again advance to the We the People State Competition following a very strong second place finish in their division.

Democracy In Action 2017
Democracy In Action 2017

Democracy In Action provides a meaningful, authentic learning experience about what it means to be active, engaged citizens.

Practice Digital Learning Day - Nov. 22
Practice Digital Learning Day - Nov. 22

In anticipation of winter and potential inclement weather, the Faculty and Administration at Central Catholic are now re-scheduling November 22 as a Digital Learning Practice Day.

Math Fest
Math Fest

Central Catholic hosted over 140 seventh and eighth grade students from fifteen different schools in the greater Portland metro area on Saturday, November 18 for the school’s annual MathFest.

Robotics Team Update
Robotics Team Update

On Friday, November 17, the Robotics Team participated in their second tournament of the year!

Parent Association Grants Awarded
Parent Association Grants Awarded

Parents Association is proud to award grants to faculty, staff, and student clubs to enrich the student learning experience at Central Catholic during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Students Recognized in National Art Competition
Students Recognized in National Art Competition

Congratulations to two of our students who were nationally recognized by the 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

Student Art Featured at Case Study Coffee
Student Art Featured at Case Study Coffee

Though out the rest of the month, student work will be on display at Case Study Coffee on Sandy Blvd. The digital art focuses on themes of social justic and self-awareness.

Student Art Show at Crema Coffee
Student Art Show at Crema Coffee

Central Catholic student artwork will be on display at Crema Coffee & Bakery on Thursday, January 7 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.

Ram TV Schedule
Ram TV Schedule

Join us virtually this week from home and watch Central Catholic games, matches, and meets as they're streamed live.

Nate Ford '08 Named New Boys Tennis Head Coach
Nate Ford '08 Named New Boys Tennis Head Coach

Central Catholic is proud to announce Nate Ford ’08 as the new Boys’ Tennis Head Coach!

OSAA Sports Update
OSAA Sports Update

Tryout, Practice and Clearance Information

Baseball Summer Camp
Baseball Summer Camp

Baseball Summer Camp Details

Brennan Scarlett Summer Football Camp
Brennan Scarlett Summer Football Camp

Brennan Scarlett Summer Football Camp

Spring Sports Program 2020
Spring Sports Program 2020

Central Catholic's 2020 Spring Sports Program is here!

Two Ram Athletes Awarded Positive Coaching Alliance Scholarship
Two Ram Athletes Awarded Positive Coaching Alliance Scholarship

Seniors Julia Carr and Joseph Nizich were recently awarded a scholarship from the Positive Coaching Alliance—Portland.

Kayla Hambley Named Volleyball Head Coach
Kayla Hambley Named Volleyball Head Coach

Central Catholic is proud to announce that its next volleyball head coach will be Kayla Hambley.

Buy Football Championship Apparel
Buy Football Championship Apparel

Our football state championship team now has apparel to commemorate their achievement.

Fall Sports Season Summary
Fall Sports Season Summary

Central Catholic's fall sports finish up their successful regular seasons and move on to the postseason.

Central Catholic names new Head Baseball Coach
Central Catholic names new Head Baseball Coach

Central Catholic Hires New Head Baseball Coach

Baseball Championship Game Recap
Baseball Championship Game Recap

Dave Frank recaps Saturday's unforgettable game with flare.

Ski Team Wins the State Title
Ski Team Wins the State Title

The Central Catholic Men’s Ski team takes home their first Oregon State High School Men's Championship Ski Title since 1952! 1st in Men's Slalom, Men's Giant Slalom and Men's Overall Combined.

Boys Swimming Places Second in State
Boys Swimming Places Second in State

On Saturday, February 16, Boys Swimming took second place at the 6A State Championships.

Boys Cross Country Retakes the State Title
Boys Cross Country Retakes the State Title

Boys Cross Country wins the 6a State Title. Head Coach Dave Frank recounts the story.

Coach Rick Lorenz Hits 1,300 Career Wins
Coach Rick Lorenz Hits 1,300 Career Wins

Volleyball coach Rick Lorenz eyes career career milestone of 1,300 wins!

Tucker Scroggins '19 Sweeps Alpine Ski Championships
Tucker Scroggins '19 Sweeps Alpine Ski Championships

The Central Catholic boys' team which includes Tucker Scroggins and freshmen Jackson Currier and Dylan Dernbach took second overall at the Oregon Interscholastic Ski Racing Association (OISRA) Alpine Ski Championships!

State Wrestling Qualifier
State Wrestling Qualifier

Sutton Yazzolino Qualifies for State Meet

Swim Team Finds Success with New Coach
Swim Team Finds Success with New Coach

The Central Catholic Swim team has had a recent surge of success! Both the girls and boys had strong wins against Reynolds and the girls team cruised past Centennial with the boys team falling short by only 7 points, a margin the team is confident can be overcome in the district meet. Our head coach, Lauren Nelson, had this to say:

Spread the Word to End the Word
Spread the Word to End the Word

We pledge respect in our words and actions as we spread the word to end the word.

Rams Attend Student Diversity Leadership Conference
Rams Attend Student Diversity Leadership Conference

In February, students and staff headed to Tacoma to attend a Student Diversity Leadership Conference.

2018 Diversity and Inclusion Assembly
2018 Diversity and Inclusion Assembly

At today's Diversity and Inclusion Assembly, we welcomed Michael Benitez Jr. to campus.

Black Girl In Suburbia Documentary Screening
Black Girl In Suburbia Documentary Screening

Black Girl In Suburbia is a 55 minute feature documentary that looks into the experiences of black girls growing up in predominately White communities.

Courageous Conversations with our Community
Courageous Conversations with our Community

Students are encouraged to join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion for a Courageous Conversation in the New Gym during lunch on Thursday. Come dialogue in a safe and respectful environment. The topic will be “the intersection of sports and justice”.

Students Attend Asian American Summit
Students Attend Asian American Summit

Over a dozen Central Catholic students made the trip north to take part in the 2017 Asian American Summit hosted by Seattle Prep High School.

Students Meet Writer and Social Activist, Kevin Powell
Students Meet Writer and Social Activist, Kevin Powell

On Tuesday, February 7, students from Central Catholic visited Portland Community College to hear noted writer, poet, and social activist Kevin Powell.

Alumni Profile - Mary (Wilson) Mauldin '10
Alumni Profile - Mary (Wilson) Mauldin '10

We sat down with Mary (Wilson) Mauldin '10 for our alumni spotlight.