The Blueprint

Valedictorian wins DAR award

Tracy Luke

March 14, 2014

Yesterday, Anna Elcesser, senior,  was awarded first place for her essay regarding American Heritage. Her essay was judged against  seniors from North Central, Park Tudor, University, Cathedral and Brebeuf Jesuit high schools. ...

Kimack is named to South All-Star Football Team

snoadmin

March 11, 2014

Congratulations to Alex Kimack, football player from Bishop Chatard High School, who has been chosen to be a member of the 2014 Indiana High School South All-Star Football Team. The game will be played on Friday July 18th at 7:00...

Liz Gore is honored with 2014 BCHS Senior Medal Award

snoadmin

March 5, 2014

Congratulations to senior Liz Gore, who was announced as the 2014 Bishop Chatard Senior Medal Award winner at the Ash Wednesday Mass. The Bishop Chatard Medal represents the highest award that the school gives to a graduating...

Aviation Club takes off

Tracy Luke

March 5, 2014

The Aviation Club took a trip last week to IndyJet in Mount Pleasant. Mr. Gary Pritts, science teacher, moderates the group. They met with Ryan Maxfield, the general manager and chief flight instructor there. He disc...

Band Students Earn Honors

Reporter 2014

March 2, 2014

  Update from March 1 weekend: junior flute player Gabriella Benko earned a gold rating and her personal best score at ISSMA State Solo & Ensemble contest. There were three students this weekend that receive...

Trojans explore Europe

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February 27, 2014

With Spring Break  rapidly approaching, students are preparing for time on the beaches of Florida and other tropical destinations. However, a small group of students is preparing for their Spring Break trip to Europe which...

Seniors plan to play collegiately

Tracy Luke

February 26, 2014

Mr. Mike Ford, athletics director, announced today the seniors who will be going on in their sport to play collegiately. This post will be updated as more students sign to play sports next year: Michael Annee – Football at Mari...

Fagan receives honor

Reporter 2014

February 26, 2014

Today, Mary Claire Fagan, junior, received recognition as the ESPN FM 107.5 player of the week. The team gathered in the gym to congratulate Fagan and Bob Lovell, Indiana Sports Talk reporter, awarded her a Player of...

Schrader Reflects on Wrestling Season

Reporter 2014

February 26, 2014

This past Friday, Feb. 21. Noah Schrader, junior, participated in the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) State Wrestling Preliminaries  at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.  Schrader was in the 195 lb. class and finished the seas...

Football players earn honors

Tracy Luke

February 20, 2014

Head football coach Vince Lorenzano announced that the Indiana Football Coaches Association  named seniors Alex Kimack, running back  and Chase Sadler, place kicker,  as Region VII Indiana All-Stars.  There are 10 regions...

Journalism students cover Olympics for Chicago Tribune

Tracy Luke

February 19, 2014

Ellen Collier ('11 grad and former Trojan Trib editor-in-chief) helped create and publish Ball Bearings, a digital magazine for Ball State University as she majors in journalism there.  Most recently, she was selected to be a...

Former Trojan lax players will play at BCHS

Tracy Luke

February 19, 2014

Time: March 4, 2014 – 7:00 PM EST Location: Bishop Chatard High School, 5885 North Crittenden Avenue, Indianapolis, IN # 317-251-1451 This game features two of the elite Midwest NCAA college lacrosse teams both of which...

Sophomore serves in Mexico

Tracy Luke

February 19, 2014

Last week, sophomore Joe Zimmerman and his dad visited Nuevo Progresso to serve the people there. While there, his group donated clothes and built three homes. Zimmerman said, "The most rewarding part of my trip was seeing th...

Brian Hannon earns spot on All-American USA Rugby Team

Reporter 2014

February 18, 2014

From a young age, Brian Hannon, junior, dreamed of making the All-American USA Rugby Team. "Joe Sullivan and Greg Wood ('12 graduates) really got me into it (rugby) and they were on the National Team. I just really worked m...

Choirs shine at contest

Tracy Luke

February 9, 2014

Members of the concert choir and the liturgy choir entered the Indiana State School Music Association contest  Saturday, Feb. 8.They won gold and silver in two different ensembles. Also,  Addy Monger, Kara Koepfer and Charli...

Students earn highest academic honors

Tracy Luke

February 7, 2014

The valedictorian and salutatorians were named at the school-wide Mass Thursday, Feb. 6. Valedictorian - Anna Elcesser Salutatorian (tie) - Claire Etchason and Emma Etchason Top 10% Sam Cavender Alia Chowdry Erin Crone Kyle Doyle Mitc...

Thespians take home awards from state conference

Reporter 2014

February 2, 2014

The State Thespian Conference, January 24-26, generated much success for the Bishop Chatard chapter of the Thespian Society. Students this year competed in the Individual Events against thespians from high schools all over Indian...