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Bishop Canevin Special Events

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    Fall Open House – Sunday, October 11

    For 6th – 11th grade students and family’s looking for exciting new opportunities and who want to prepare for a successful future in high school, come our Fall Open House on Sunday, October 11 from Noon to 3:00 p.m.

    Contact Mrs. Marianne Reinhart at 412.922.7400 x 228 for questions and/or for more information about how Bishop Canevin High School will, “Ignite the Greatness in You!”

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    Sports Hall-of-Fame – Thursday, October 15

    We will honor the best sports teams and cheerleading squads from the 1970s on Thursday evening, October 15, 2015 at Bishop Canevin’s Gym. The festivities begin at 6:00 pm with hors d’ouevres and cash bar, buffet dinner served at 7:00 p.m. followed by the induction program.

    For out-of-towners, you’ll be happy to know that our event is being held the night before our homecoming football game vs. Our Lady of Sacred Heart at Dormont/Keystone Oaks Stadium where you will also be recognized. Plan for our annual Alumni Tailgater at Dormont Pool’s Parking Lot prior to the game starting at 4:30 p.m.

    For those of you from the 1960s Hall-of-Fame teams, you’re welcome to attend the Thursday evening affair (it’s open to everyone) and the free tailgater too. If you do plan on attending the game, we will recognize you as well. Click this link for more information about our event in January, 2015 when we honored the 1960s teams.

    Please contact Sheflynn Strub – 412.922.7400 x 215 for questions and/or to RSVP – we are working on ticket pricing for guests.

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    Career Day – Friday, October 30

    In late March 2015, over 30 alumni of the school spoke on various panels to students about their respective careers.

    If you’re interested in participating in our next Career Day on Friday, October 30 from 7:45 AM – 10:15 AM please contact Stephen Wayhart, 412.401.0555.

    Please click this link to experience last year’s event and to see the great list on interesting and successful alumni who participated.

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    Night at the Races – Friday, November 13

    Please mark your calendar and save the date – Friday, November 13 for our 2nd Annual Night at the Races to benefit our Sports programs. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Races run from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Admission is $20 per person, $8 for senior citizens.

    For questions, contact Athletic Director Shawn Holup. More information to come!

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Our Numbers Say it All

  • Dr. Emily Farkas '90 - 1st Woman to Join Yale University Hospital's Cardiothoracic Surgical Training Program,

    "There is truly no question that Bishop Canevin played an integral part in where I am professionally and where I'm heading. The strong Catholic and liberal education I received from Bishop Canevin pointed me in the right direction."

  • Ray Ban '69, Executive VP, Programming & Meteorology, The Weather Channel (Retired)

    "The educational preparation which I received at Bishop Canevin was exceptional and it provided me with the discipline and focus I needed to take advantage of the many opportunities that have come my way throughout my life. Bishop Canevin's foundational curriculum has sustained me and helped me to this day. I consider myself blessed to have had the opportunity to spend four great years there and I cherish many fond memories."      

  • Dr. David Blandino '70, Chairman - Department of Family and Community Medicine at UPMC Shadyside Hospital

    "Canevin most certainly provided me with an excellent academic foundation that prepared me well."

  • Ray Buehler '71, Chairman, Schneider Downs Holdings

    "There's no doubt in my mind that Bishop Canevin instilled in me a firm foundation and belief system in family values, discipline and integrity which helped me excel in college, my profession and lead a full and happy life. Integrity is the most important thing in my profession - as it should be in all professions - and I am forever grateful to Canevin for helping me recognize that fact at an early age."