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Baseball and Softball Youth Camps

Bishop McCort would like to welcome boys and girls to their annual Baseball and Softball Youth Camps. Students in grades K-8 are welcome to attend.
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Divine Mercy Middle School's 'mini' Mini-THON

Divine Mercy 7th & 8th graders will participate in the 'mini' Mini-THON on Friday, March 2nd from 6PM to 9PM at Bishop McCort. This events starts our Mini-THON celebrations with Dancing, Games, and other activities on a smaller scale, but the same big impact for the cause. A great way to contribute to Four Diamonds and our goal to conquer childhood cancer!
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LHAC Championship

The Lady Crushers will take on the Lady Huskies Friday, February 16 at Richland High School the decide the LHAC Girls Basketball Championship. The game time is 6:00pm.
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Crusher Cheerleaders Are Three-Time National Champions

Over this past weekend the Crusher Cheerleaders competed in and won the NHSCC Large Varsity DII National Championship. This marks their third national title in the past eight years. We would like to thank the athletes and coaches for their dedication to the sport! We would like to invite all staff, family, friends, students, and all of Crusher Nation to a welcoming celebration on Tuesday, February 13 at 8:00pm in the Front Courtyard (Osborne Street) of Bishop McCort. Also, there will be a reception in the Bach Student Union with cake and refreshments directly following the welcoming in the front of the school.
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Rescheduled Events from 2/7/18

Because of the cancellation today (2/7), the following games will be played on Thursday (2/8). Boys Jr. High Basketball @ Richland @ 4:00pm Girls Jr. High Basketball @ Johnstown (Middle School) @ 4:00pm (One game only) Girls Varsity Basketball @ McCort @ 5:00pm (NO JV) - Senior Night will be moved to Monday, February 12th vs. Bedford  Boys Varsity Basketball @ McCort @ 7:15pm (NO JV)
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Bishop McCort offers one of the best college preparatory programs of study in the area in a unique academic environment. Enriched by Catholic intellectual and cultural traditions, it is a place that throughout its history has promoted excellent teaching.

At Bishop McCort, you can join a community of students and teachers committed to advancing its rich Catholic mission of “Learning to think rigorously, so as to act rightly and to serve humanity better.” (Pope John Paul II). At Bishop McCort, you will find a diverse community of students and teachers who are committed to that mission.
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There are 21 available varsity sports programs to help the students to develop their full potential. The Bishop McCort athletic program is one of the most successful in the state. The football program has produced six professional football players. The hockey team, boys basketball, girls basketball, and baseball teams have combined for 11 state championships. 
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Our Johnstown Catholic and Bishop McCort alumni can be found all around the world…some far beyond the halls where our current students walk…and even some just around the corner from 25 Osborne St.  Their legacy of pride, loyalty and tradition, as well as excellence in scholarship and education would not be possible without the continuing support and interest shown by so many of our alumni.

We would like to welcome you home to BMCHS any time you would like to visit.  Come tour the school and see the changes that have been made since you were here last.  Share your memories and Crusher traditions with our students. 

BMCHS is about “community.” We invite you, our alumni, to keep us up-to-date with news from your personal and professional lives including accolades received, personal accomplishments and news about births, deaths and other life events. Your former teachers, administrators, classmates and friends want to know what’s been going on in your life!

Please take time to explore the BMCHS Website and Alumni section.  We think you’ll find it informative about the school and your fellow alumni.  With your help, we can keep you and other alumni aware of where former Crusher classmates have been and where they are going.  Don’t hesitate to contact us via if you have news to share or questions about reunions or other events. The Alumni section of the website is for you.

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The BMCHS Difference

Bishop McCort High School as a Catholic secondary school, is committed to facilitating the development of each person's spiritual, moral, emotional, intellectual, and physical self through prayer, challenging curriculum, service projects, clubs, sports, and example in order to become responsible, productive adults who will challenge the world to live the Gospel message.

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Bishop McCort At a Glance

gradcap2100% Graduation Rate at Bishop McCort
$7 million In Scholarships for Class of 2016
trophy92% Pursuing Post-Secondary Degrees
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73 College-In-High School Credits
heart6,200 Community Service Hours Completed by Class of 2016