Students

  • National Junior Honor Society Induction

    PRESS RELEASE September, 2016 Cardinal Bernardin School National Junior Honor Society Induction Ceremony Sixteen eighth grade students were inducted into the Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society.  Members have excelled in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, character, and citizenship.   Reverend Steve Dombrowski (St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Orland Park) and Ms. Mary Iannucilli (Principal of CJB) presided over the ceremony. The officers are:  Ella Bailitz (President), Ben Combs (Vice President), Julianna Johnson (Secretary), and Grace […]

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  • Cardinal Joseph Bernard Catholic School Alumni Receive Spirit Alive Award

    (Orland Hills, IL)  Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Catholic School is proud of four of their alumni who were awarded the Spirit Alive Award at Holy Name Cathedral last month.  Maryclare Leonard, Gianna Mazenko, Meghan Mullin and Grace Rost graduated from CJB in 2013 and received The Spirit Alive Award which is presented to Catholic youth in high school who are in the senior level of Girl Scouts.  This program assists them in discovering how the Holy Spirit moves in their lives, […]

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  • Cardinal Bernardin 8th Grade Students Explore Nation’s Capital

    (Orland Hills, IL) – On March 27th, an intrepid group of fifty-three 8th grade students from Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Catholic School (CJB) boarded a plan for Washington DC for an educational and unforgettable field trip.  The trip is hosted annually by CJB and coordinated by retired eighth grade teacher Mrs. Christine Kirk along with WorldStrides, an educational student travel organization.  Kirk has been taking students on this special trip for 14 years and the experience provides a valuable and memorable […]

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  • Preparing CJB students for the 21st Century

    Cardinal Joseph Bernardin students are carrying more than just their backpacks to school this year – they are carrying Chromebooks too!  The Chromebooks were introduced this year to enhance our curriculum and allow CJB students to experience 21st Century learning.  CJB students began the year using the Chromebook as a tool to learn about the skills of a good digital citizen, completing and earning their Digital Passport from Common Sense Media.  Their language arts materials, math materials and social studies […]

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  • Chicago Kid Athlete of the Month – CJB’s Seth Mendoza

    Cardinal Bernardin Catholic School is proud to announce that CJB 3rd Grader, Seth Mendoza was named Kid Athlete of the Month by Chicago Athlete Magazine.  Seth competes as a runner and enjoys wrestling.  Read the article in the January issue of Chicago Athlete Magazine at http://mychicagoathlete.com.  The Kid Athlete of the Month article featuring Seth can be found on page 20. Congratualations Seth on your accomplishments!  CJB is proud of you!

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