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Watch Live Video from 2011 Upward Classic on iHigh!

Dec 27, 2011 • 4th Annual Upward Classic
The Upward Classic Basketball Tournament, along with, the Global Youth Network, announced today that basketball fans around the world can view live video from the 4th Annual Upward Classic. More

O'Connell Beats the Heat

May 10, 2010 • Bishop Denis J. O'Connell
Bishop O'Connell beats Tori Finucane's heat, claims seventh straight WCAC title By Alan Goldenbach Washington Post Staff Writer More

O'Connell Happy to Stay Busy

May 4, 2010 • Bishop Denis J. O'Connell
O'Connell benefits from its busy schedule By Alan Goldenbach and Jason Mackey Washington Post Staff Writer More

O'Connell's Wild Win

May 3, 2010 • Bishop Denis J. O'Connell
O'Connell rallies for a wild 14-13 win over No. 3 Good Counsel By Preston Williams Washington Post Staff Writer More

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Focus on Faith, Values a Draw for Non-Catholics to Excellent Catholic High ...

Jan 30, 2015 • The Cardinal Newman Society
Many parents of non-Catholic students are now looking to Catholic high schools not only for their academics but also their focus on spirituality and faith, according to a recent article in the Arlington Catholic Herald. “Nationally, one-fifth of ... More

Catholic High Schools Bringing Students from Far and Near to Attend 2015 ...

Jan 21, 2015 • The Cardinal Newman Society
A total of 350 teenagers from Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School in Arlington, Va., will participate in the Arlington Diocese Rally on Thursday morning before congregating on the National Mall. The school estimates that an additional 70 students ... More

Keith Cappo Hired as Women's Soccer Assistant Coach

Jul 17, 2014 • Temple University Athletics
From 2004 until 2006, Cappo served as an assistant boy's coach at Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School and Thomas A. Edison High School in Arlington, Virginia prior to moving back to the Philadelphia area. He then served an assistant boy's coach at ... More

Vorbach Named New Bishop O'Connell Head of School

Apr 9, 2013 •
Joseph E. Vorbach, Ph.D., will become the new head of Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School, Arlington Bishop Paul S. Loverde announced Tuesday. Vorbach will fill the newly created position of head of school when O'Connell President Katy Prebble ... More

Catholic Education Honor Roll Announced

Sep 15, 2014 • The Cardinal Newman Society
The 2014 Schools of Excellence are located in 26 states, with the largest number (eight) located in Pennsylvania, followed by Texas and Michigan, each with six, and Virginia with five. The Acton Institute founded the Catholic High School Honor Roll in ... More

2014 Recognized Schools

Sep 8, 2014 • The Cardinal Newman Society
Manassas, Va. – Today, The Cardinal Newman Society released thelist of schools recognized by the Catholic Education Honor Roll as 2014 Schools of Excellence. Since 2004 the Honor Roll has celebrated quality Catholic education throughout the United ... More

Antoinette Schiavo; had posts at 3 area colleges

Jun 15, 2014 •
As a nun, she was a seventh-grade teacher at St. Thomas More Cathedral School in Arlington, Va., from 1958 to 1959, and a math and physics teacher at Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School there from 1959 to 1961, Greco said. After serving as registrar ... More

Boston College Football 2014: Kam Moore, DB/RB

Jul 2, 2014 • Soaring to Glory
The Boston College Eagles football staff thinks they might have found a diamond in the rough in two-way 2014 newcomer Kam Moore. Moore, who comes to Chestnut Hill from near our nation's capital in Arlington, Virginia, was a safety for Bishop O'Connell ... More

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