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There is always something going on at Curley!

This news page highlights some of the many things happening with the students of Curley.  Class activities to individual accomplishments are reported here. Check in often!


2024 Spring Athletics Media Day

2024 Spring Athletics Media Day

February 28, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Athletics, Student Life

We kicked off our spring sports season with our Curley Spring Athletics Media Day which featured athletes from Baseball, Lacrosse, Track & Field, Tennis, and Golf. Our athletes and coaches got a chance to take photos and discuss predictions for their upcoming season ahead with our Friars Nation Crew that featured Nicholas Polinsky ’24 as our guest host. We wish our spring athletes a safe and successful season!

Curley Celebrate Black History Month

Curley Celebrate Black History Month

February 28, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in News, Parents, Student Life

On Tuesday February 27th, Archbishop Curley students participated in an assembly celebrating Black History Month. Earlier in February students gathered to reflect on the origins of Black History Month by watching a segment recorded by Byron Pitts ’78 for ABC News. The school community also participated in prayer and a reflection delivered by Friar Chris. On Tuesday, the Black Student Union presented an assembly that included a reflection on the past as well as contemporary stories. Students viewed a film detailing the life and vocation of Fr. Augustus Totlon, the first African-American priest. This was followed by a panel discussion…

2024 Curley Summer Camps

2024 Curley Summer Camps

February 21, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in News, Parents, Student Life

Welcome to Curley Summer Camps! Our goal is to provide fun, well-supervised educational and recreational activities for our campers. Our coaches and instructors are the key to our success and they can’t wait to coach, mentor, and teach your children this summer! Should you have a question or desire more information about our summer program, please contact Mr. Demonya Womack, dwomack@2ve1.net. Please view detailed information on all camps at the following link. http://www.2ve1.net/about/summer-camps/

Curley Campus Store Extended Hours

Curley Campus Store Extended Hours

February 19, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in News, Parents, Student Life

Congratulations future FRIARS! The Curley Campus Store is staying open late for you. Bring your coupon, and shop our extended hours.

GALA Raffle Tickets

GALA Raffle Tickets

February 15, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Giving, News, Parents, Student Life

GALA RAFFLE TICKETS The Gala Raffle is part of the 2024 Curley Gala XXlX. The drawing will take place at the event on March 23rd. A total of $15,000 will be awarded in cash prizes. We ask that you purchase a minimum of 2 tickets to help us offset the online fees. We encourage you to purchase additional tickets. CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO PURCHASE TICKETS: http://payit.nelnet.net/form/atI2tesk Online ticket sales may NOT be credited to individual students. Thank you for your support of Archbishop Curley High School.

Mass for Lenten Season

Mass for Lenten Season

February 14, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in News, Parents, Student Life

Today we begin the Lenten Season with the celebration of Mass for Ash Wednesday. We pray that this is the start of a fruitful 40 days for us all individually and as a faith community. Today we were joined by two very special guests. Archbishop Lori and Mr. Greg Farno, Chancellor of Catholic Schools.

Campus Store Valentine’s Day Sale

February 12, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in News, Parents, Student Life

The Curley Campus Store is celebrating Valentine’s Day all week! Any item that is RED will be 20% off this week only (February 13th-15th). Items eligible are marked by hearts throughout the store. There will be two featured holiday items on sale as well– Cupid’s Coffee (featuring a 16oz white/red AC coffee tumbler with coffee and chocolates) and Hearts on Friar (a red Curley Friars tshirt with either Reese’s cups or chocolate pretzel rods). Both featured items are eligible for promotion. In-store only! Campus store hours are from 8am-3pm each day. Please contact Mrs. Caroline Kogler Palmisano (cpalmisano@2ve1.net) to order and…

Curley’s Model UN Club

Curley’s Model UN Club

February 6, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Academics, News, Parents, Student Life

This past weekend, Curley’s Model UN Club participated in a three day Model UN Conference at American University in Washington DC.  Apart from the conference, the team took time to explore DC including a stop to the Capitol and tours of several embassies along embassy row.  It was a successful conference with all participants receiving good feedback from the American University conference chairs.

February 5, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Parents, Student Life

Several Curley students had a spiritual, fun, and insightful experience at the Mount 2000 retreat at Mount St. Mary’s this weekend. They joined the nearly 1500 other youth from across the area to reflect on how we can allow Christ to enflame our hearts and how we can set the world on fire with God’s love.

Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week

February 1, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Parents, Student Life

CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK Students are in dress down mode, showing their Curley pride.

Polar Bear Plunge

Polar Bear Plunge

January 31, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Announcements, News, Parents, Student Life

Archbishop Curley is proud to be participating in the Special Olympics Cool Schools Plunge again this year! This year will feature a two part event…the SGA will be taking the plunge at Sandy Point State Park tomorrow for the Cool Schools event, but our faculty and staff participants will STILL be participating in the crowd favorite plunge event on Curley’s campus too. Next week, the following staff members will have different levels of water dumped on them based on the amount of money they have raised. This year’s participants are: Mr. Billy Benton (2023 reigning champion!), Mr. Randy Noppinger, Mrs.…

Teacher of the Year 2024-Mrs. Kim Burton

Teacher of the Year 2024-Mrs. Kim Burton

January 29, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Academics, News, Parents, Student Life

Curley began Catholic Schools Week today with a school Mass led by Fr. Michael Heine, a former counselor at the school and now provincial of the Friars. Fr. Michael urged all to seek to make good choices, but also to learn from mistakes and any bad choices they might make. At the end of the Mass the Barry Brownlee Teacher of the Year award was presented to Mrs. Kim Burton, Curley’s Science Department Teacher and Chairperson. CONGRATULATIONS!

Purple Friday-GO RAVENS!

Purple Friday-GO RAVENS!

January 26, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Parents, Student Life

It’s Purple Friday here at Curley. The Curley community wishes the Ravens the best of luck in their upcoming AFC Championship Game this Sunday versus the Chiefs. GO RAVENS!

GALA XXlX is Right Around the Corner

GALA XXlX is Right Around the Corner

January 25, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Announcements, News, Parents, Student Life

We are excited to launch the sale of our event tickets TODAY on this snowy Friday! This year’s Gala will be held on March 23rd, and we look forward to seeing you there dressed in your best, bidding with friends and sipping on The Sinclair. Tickets are $130 and can be purchased individually, or as a group for a table. Tickets will be purchased online through our auction site or by check. Click on the “Purchase Your Ticket” tab here: http://cbo.io/bidapp/index.php?slug=curley# or scan the QR code below. The Gala is black-tie optional and is a 21+ event. Contact Caroline Kogler…

EV Engineering Field Trip

EV Engineering Field Trip

January 25, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Academics, News, Parents, Student Life

Our EV students attended a field trip to Tim’s Automotive and Towing on January 24th. It was an incredible experience for them! Tim Bonner ‘83, owner, gave them a firsthand look at a working auto shop and explained the future of EVs. He also discussed a current legislature that is being debated and how it can impact society and the auto repair industry positively and negatively. During the trip, the students had the opportunity to explore the battery and motor of an Electric Mustang Mach E and a Toyota Prius Hybrid with their lead EV…

Curley Summer & Winter Camps

Curley Summer & Winter Camps

January 14, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Athletics, Student Life

Welcome to Curley Summer Camps! Our goal is to provide fun, well-supervised educational and recreational activities for our campers.  Here were some photo highlights from this week’s past baseball catcher camp. On site to help with the training was 2022 grad Zach Gaeta (McDaniel College ’26) Should you have a question or desire more information about our upcoming summer programs, please contact Mr. Demonya Womack dwomack@2ve1.net

Curley Liturgy

Curley Liturgy

January 10, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in News, Parents, Student Life

The Curley community had its first school wide liturgy of the year yesterday led by Fr. Manny and the Curley Schola!

ADMISSIONS INTERVIEWS

ADMISSIONS INTERVIEWS

January 5, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Academics, Admissions, Announcements, News, Parents, Student Life

Due to inclement weather, Archbishop Curley has postponed all admissions interviews scheduled for Tuesday, January 16th. Interviews have been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 23rd and appointment times will remain the same. Please see your email for details. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Curley Admissions at 410-485-5000 ext. 270. Admissions Interviews Interview invitations were emailed to all applicants on December 28, 2023. Please be sure to check all email addresses and spam folders. Contact the Admissions Office at 410-485-5000 ext. 304 if you cannot locate your email and need to confirm your appointment date and time. 

Young Alumni Lunch

Young Alumni Lunch

January 4, 2024| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Alumni, News, Student Life

The Curley Young Alumni Lunch was well attended by classes 2019-2023. A return home to the corner of Sinclair and Erdman proved to be a great celebration for all!

A Festival of Lessons & Carols

A Festival of Lessons & Carols

December 21, 2023| Posted By: Joe Gaeta| Posted in Fine Arts, Parents, Student Life

On Wednesday December 20th the Curley Schola, Luminaire Choir and Curley Ringers  were privileged to perform “Lessons and Carols” at Sacred Heart Church in Glyndon.