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  • Cross country seasons cools down

    Cross country seasons cools down

    by Isabel Laut, Staff Writer

    October 18, 2016

    The boys’ and girls’ cross country teams competed in the Regional Championships this past Saturday in Rushville. Both teams will be advancing onto the Semi-State Championships which will be held this Saturday in Shelbyville. The boys’ finished fifth overall and the girls’ finished third. Th... READ MORE »»

    LEADING THE PACK: Boys' team running well to finish second at the Southport meet earlier this season.

    Photo by Mikaela Agresta

  • “You are the fulfillment of his dream.”

    “You are the fulfillment of his dream.”

    by Dave Schrader, Staff Writer

    October 3, 2016

    Italian priests don Giovanni Gusmini and don Ezio visited Roncalli a few weeks ago to share in an all-school liturgy.  Gusmini had previously served as a host to faculty and staff who attend the St. John XXIII pilgrimage to Bergamo, Italy, so he was particularly excited to pay a visit to Indianapolis. ... READ MORE »»

    FRIENDS FROM ITALY: Roncalli celebrate Mass with Father John Gusmini and Father Ezio from Bergamo, Italy. Father John has previously been a host to faculty and staff who traveled on the St. John XXIII Pilgrimage.

    Photo by Dave Schrader

  • Students satisfy dairy desire

    Students satisfy dairy desire

    by Nick Perkins, Staff Writer

    September 19, 2016

    Every year when Indiana’s State Fair rolls in, students from various Rebel athletic teams travel there to earn money for their team by working at a classic state fair stop, the Dairy Bar. “Working there was fun and being able to help the team while doing so made it a great experience,” said Se... READ MORE »»

    MAKING "MOO"-NEY: Senior Quentin LaFollette works at the dairy bar. The money made goes towards Rebel athletics.

  • “Sweet” season

    “Sweet” season

    by Isabel Laut

    September 12, 2016

    Every year the Rebel marching band comes up with a theme for the new season, and they then choose a set list of songs to play that match the chosen theme. This season, the band has chosen to make all of their songs themed around the word "sweet". The marching band has a sweet line up this year with... READ MORE »»

    MARCH TO THE BEAT: The Rebel Marching Band performing at the Roncalli v.s. Bishop Chatard game. The band performs weekly at halftimes of football games.

    Photo by Isabel Laut

  • Working toward the goal

    Working toward the goal

    by Grace Silver, Staff Writer

    September 8, 2016

    The girls' varsity soccer had a record winning season last year. The team won 17 games and lost just four last season. Seven seniors graduated from that team, and the challenge was to fill those gaps. This year, seven seniors, six juniors, two sophomores, and three freshman show what they’ve got in... READ MORE »»

    Josie Asher warms up for a game at Roncalli High School against Plainfield High School on August 30. This game was later cancelled due to serious weather conditions.

    Photo by Joe Schroeder


Expansion to Course Catalog

by Lizzy Hosty, Staff Writer

Students scheduling their classes for this year might have been thrown off by the addition of some new classes and course levels. In an effort to diversify the course catalog...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Roncalli hears moving speech

September 1, 2016

Challenge accepted

August 29, 2016

United States dominates games

August 26, 2016

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Frosh r friends

by Dave Schrader, Staff Writer

As the new school year begins, a new batch of freshmen arrives at Roncalli.  Although school has been in session for only a few weeks, the Class of 2020 has already made...  Read More »

August 24, 2016 • 0 comments

Pokemon Go on the decline

August 23, 2016

Blessed with a new priest

August 23, 2016

Summer sightseeing

August 22, 2016

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Football season kicks off

by Josh Ford, Staff Writer

As fall sports continue, the Rebel football team has had an excellent debut to its season. For the first time since 2012, the Rebels have defeated Southport High School in a thri...  Read More »

September 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Rainy start to a new season

August 22, 2016

Driving to success

May 12, 2016

Championship aspirations still intact

April 22, 2016

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The dangers of procrastination

by Gavin Young, Staff Writer

As the first quarter of the school year hits the halfway mark, students should still be working to their full ability. Students may tend to lay back a little once they see...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Balancing athletics and academics

September 20, 2016

Beginning of the year tips

August 25, 2016

(In)Sufficient travel

August 24, 2015

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