Top 10 Community Update Stories of 2018

2018 has been a year full of excitement at Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School. From successes in the classrooms, service in the community, and athletic accomplishments; these are the top 10 most read Community Update stories on

10. Students Say “Thank You” at Scholarship Breakfast
Community members, alumni and supporters of students shared stories and gratitude at the school's annual scholarship breakfast in November.  More >

9. Principal Takes Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
CJ Principal John Marshall joined other area educators for an experience of a lifetime this summer on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.  More >

8.Students Recognized at Service Awards
During the 2017-2018 school year, students collectively devoted nearly 8,200 hours of service above and beyond the school’s service requirement. During the annual service awards in May, a special honor went to the Senior Capstone group, Got Veggies?, by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. More >

7.Seniors Named National Merit Scholars
Four students in the Class of 2019 were recognized with high honors from the National Merit Scholarship Program.  More >

6.CJ Hosts Pay it Forward Presentation
As one set of doors closed, several more were able to be opened thanks to a generous contribution from a local congregation. CJ was one of several non-profits that received gifts from the St. Paul congregation in October.  More >

5. CJ Celebrates State Baseball Tournament Win
Members of the Eagles baseball team called it the Revenge Tour. In June, the tour was complete with a state championship win over Wapakoneta.  More >

4.Faculty and Staff Honored for Milestone Years of Service
With a combined 150 years of service, 11 CJ faculty and staff members were recognized at the end of the 2017-2018 school year for their dedication to Catholic education by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati.  More >

3. Six Alumni Inducted Into Athletic Hall of Fame
Eagles who excelled in football, soccer, tennis, basketball and even coaching were recognized in February as they were inducted into the school's Athletic Hall of Fame.  More >

2.Class of 2018 Distinguished Alumni Honored
For their work and service to the CJ community after their graduation, four alumni and a legacy family were honored in May.  More >

1.Celebrating On and Off the Field On Thursday Night Lights
The football game on Thursday, September 6, was much more than a game. Students were recognized for their accomplishments in and out of the classroom, and one football player received the surprise of a lifetime.  More >

Posted December 24, 2018