B.D.H.S. Calendar of Events for Catholic Schools Week

13-14_CSW_Logo_Circle_RGBBishop Donahue students will begin Catholic Schools Week on January 27 by holding a special prayer service for the student body and collecting canned foods that will be donated to Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling.  

On Tuesday, the Donahue community will observe “Student Appreciation Day” with a Thanksgiving-style dinner prepared by faculty, staff and parents.  A prayer service will be held prior to the meal where students recognize and give thanks to our past, present, and future benefactors. 

On Wednesday, students, faculty, and staff will travel to the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling to celebrate a collaborative Mass with the student body of Wheeling Central Catholic High School.  The two schools worked together to plan this Mass at which Bishop Bransfield will serve as the celebrant.

Students will travel to the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh on Thursday for a “hands-on” day of learning and fun. The Science Center presents multiple interactive exhibits that not only engage the students, but also present them with new ways to grasp scientific concepts.  Students will experience an IMAX Theater presentation while at the Science Center.

On Tuesday, the Donahue community will observe “Student Appreciation Day” with a Thanksgiving-style dinner prepared by faculty, staff and parents.  A prayer service will be held prior to the meal where students recognize and give thanks to our past, present, and future benefactors. 

The week will conclude with Bishop Michael J. Bransfield dedicating and blessing the newly created “Wall of Support” on Friday at 1:00 p.m. The wall is covered with gold plaques which bear personalized messages from friends of the school. The plaques will be displayed permanently in the hallways of B.D.H.S.   A reception for the Bishop, students and guests will be held in the gymnasium following the dedication.

Bishop Donahue will hold OPEN HOUSE on Feb. 5, 2014  at 7:00 in the Fr. Raymond Jablinske gymnasium.  All prospective students and their families are encouraged to attend.  Registration for the 2014-15 will be held Feb. 18, 2014  from noon to 6:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria.  Please call 304-233-3850 for more information.

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