In this episode of “The New Course Offerings for 2019-2020” four Boylan Catholic High School, Advanced Placement students will discuss what it takes to be an AP student, why you should consider AP classes, the benefits of participating in an AP class, and TIPS to be an excellent AP student! Thanks to Jonathan Starck, Stephanie Didier, Jonah Allen, and Kaitlyn Dal Pra for sharing their insight into the Boylan Catholic Advanced Placement Program.
Ep. 040 – “Career and Technical Education Class Offerings,” with Mrs. Ingrid Jansen and Mrs. Katie Schmid
In this episode of “The”New Course Offerings for 2019-2020,” Mrs. Ingrid Jansen and Mrs. Katie Schmid will discuss their “Career and Technology Classes” for the 2019-2020 school year. Mrs. Jansen will be teaching Introduction to CADD, Advanced Cadd, Engineering Graphics, Java, Mechanical and Electrical Systems (Robotics). Mrs. Schmid is currently teaching Entrepreneurship, Principles Of Econ as well as AP Micro and Macro Economics, and Consumer Ed.
In this episode, Mrs. Mertes and Mrs. Basile discuss the new Social Science course offering – Genius Hour: Social Science Seminar. Listen to the podcast to hear about how the course name came about and what this new course entails.
In this episode of the “New Course Offerings for 2019-2020,” Mrs. Lindsey Mertes of the Social Science Department discusses her two-course offerings, Sociology, and Psychology. Sociology is open to sophomores through seniors as a one-semester elective. This class focuses on analyzing our American Culture and patterns of social interaction. Psychology (academic, Honors, & AP) is generally a senior level course. The class is one semester long, and most seniors take it opposite of Government. Psychology is all about understanding how people think and their behavior.
In this episode of the “New Course Offerings for 2019-2020,” Industrial Technology Director Mr. Brad Frisch and Mr. Jeff Phad will discuss the Industrial Technolgy Departments new class, “Computer Service and Repair.” This class is a vocational course designed to teach the student how to assemble, service, install, and repair computers in a stand-alone or networked environment. We will discuss how the class was selected, the type of students we are looking for to signup for the course. We will also take a look at how the course will complement the current Cisco course offering, some benefits a student can expect to receive at the completion, the projected job title and pay for someone with these skills. We will explore the Dual Credit (Rock Valley) opportunities and more on this episode of “New Course Offering for 2019-2020” school year.
On this segment of “The Fantastic Scholastic Show,” Emily Ethington interviews Senior Mario Medina a member of the Boylan Scholastic Bowl Team and Faculty Advisor Mrs. Lindsay Mertes. The discussion targets around the high school Scholastic Bowl competitions and the Bergstrom’s Stateline Quiz Bowl. Boylan will compete on the Stateline Quiz Bowl on Saturday, January 12th. Check the local listings for the time and channel (WTVO – 17). You can watch a replay on Sunday, January 13th at 8:30 AM (My Network TV) and 9:30 PM (FOX 39).
Varsity team members are Senior Mario Medina, Senior Jeffrey Welch, Senior Andy Brown, Senior Megan Schroeder, and Junior John Link.
Ep. 035 – “New Years Traditions Interview with Ms. Shannon Mckenna” hosted by Michael Murphy and Jack Osborne
Happy New Year‘s Eve Everybody! In this episode of the Strike Zone, special guest Ms. Shannon Mckenna join Michael Murphy and Jack Osborne. They will be discussing their New Year’s traditions and the NHL’s winter classic. We hope that you enjoy today’s episode and HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
Ep. 034 – “Coach Paul Perrone & a preview of the Reindeer Games Girls’ Basketball Tournament” with Megan Schroeder and Will Archer
In this segment of “And One” Boylan Catholic girls’ basketball coach Paul Perrone joins Megan Schroeder and William Archer to discuss the upcoming girls’ Christmas basketball tournament, “The Reindeer Games.” The discussion will focus on the origin of the Reindeer Games, the format of the competition, the special treatment that our visitors will receive, the three-point & Free throw contests, and the teams!
Teams entered in the competition are Freeport Aquin, Winnebago, McHenry, Beloit Memorial, Belvidere North, Woodstock Marian Central, Grayslake North, and Boylan Catholic. WROK and TitanVision will produce LIVE broadcasts of the tournament! All games played in the Main Gym will be LIVE streamed on TitanVision. WROK’s schedule is still to be determined.
- Streaming video schedule of the “Reindeer Games” Tournament
- Boylan Catholic Reindeer Games Page
- Sign-up for the Reindeer Games “Free Throw & Three-Point Contests”
In this segment of “In the Paint” EJ Greenberg and Joey Foley will discuss all things Pekin Holiday Tournament. The boys’ basketball team will play on 26th, 27th, and 28th. Todays’ segment will cover the participating teams and comments from Coach Brett McAllister on the tournament. We will also discuss matchups with Harlem and Hononegah. Listed below is the Tournament website, tournament schedule, and the NFHS Network Broadcast schedule. Thank you for listening to “In the Paint!” We will be back after the holidays with a recap of the Pekin Tournament.
The Jake & Jake Show shares their family Christmas and New Years Traditions. Jake Mueller and Jake Sarmiento talk about what Christmas is like in the Mueller and Sarmiento homes. The Jake’s will also share their plans for the Christmas break. Of course, homework is on the schedule!
Special Thanks to Mr. Jeffrey Hohn ’87 (Advancement), Mrs. Maria DalPra Bronowski ’87 (Advancement), Miss Jule Popanz (Physical Education Dept.) and Mrs. Sarah Scherer (English Department) for their contributions to this segment.