JCOWA Goes to Washington, D.C. for National Competition

Four members of the JCOWA (Junior Council on World Affairs) club are returning to Washington, D.C. to compete in the World Affairs Councils of America's Academic Worldquest in Washington, D.C. from April 27-28.

Jake Jagels ‘18, Emery Monnig ‘18, and Connor Trick ‘18 represented CJ at the national competition in 2016.

“It’s nice to represent CJ on the national level,” Trick said.

Jagels agreed, “Getting to compete nationally is an honor and we are able to show off our school.”

CJ Poetry Out Loud Champ Heads to D.C.

Update 4/24/18: Caroline finished in the regional round of the national Poetry Out Loud competition. Congratulations!

Update on 3/5/18: Caroline won the Ohio Poetry Out Loud competition, and will now compete in the national competition, taking place in Washington, D.C. on April 24 and 25. You can watch Caroline take the stage between 9 a.m. and noon on April 24 through this link.

Congratulations, and good luck, Caroline!

Niche Ranks CJ as a Best Private School

For the 2017-2018 school year, Chaminade Julienne was again recognized by as a Best School in the nation.

“The 2018 Best Private High Schools ranking is based on rigorous analysis of data from the U.S. Department of Education along with test scores, college data, and ratings collected from millions of Niche users,” according to

For the 2017-2018 school year, CJ was ranked as the following:

Two Groups Represent CJ at Financial Investing Competition

For a third year in a row, Chaminade Julienne was represented at the University of Dayton’s Davis Center portfolio high school competition. The competition challenged students from four area high schools to invest in stocks and come away with the biggest profit. Students in CJ’s financial investing class split into small groups, and two of those groups did well enough to advance to the final round at UD.

Class of 2017 Celebrates Commencement

Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School will graduate 150 students from the Class of 2017 on Monday, May 22 at 7 p.m. at the University of Dayton arena. 138 students had reported that they were going to a college or university next school year. Additionally, two students will enter their school’s Air Force ROTC program, one member will attend the United States Air Force Academy and one member will enlist in the United States Air Force. 111 students received nearly $21 million dollars in scholarships for their studies.

CJ Named Again to America's Most Challenging High Schools List

Catholic faith, excellent academics, enriched community. These pillars tell just part of the story at Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School. This month, another part of the story was told when the Washington Post named CJ to their America's Most Challenging High Schools list for a sixth consecutive year. Additionally, the school went up in the overall rankings and was ranked 29th in the state.


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