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Craig junior Madelyn Viles, a member of cohort A, works on her Spanish 4 assignment during 7th hour on October 19. Cohorts have decreased class sizes in an effort to improve social distancing and to limit viral spread.
Craig and Parker High School Switch to a Cohort System
Noah Schwark, Reporter • October 21, 2020

Starting on October 7, 2020 Craig and Parker High School will be switching to a cohort model due to the Covid-19 pandemic. With this new system students will be split up into either cohort A or cohort...

Safe at Home: Criterion editor Gabby Petruzzello reflects on life during quarantine 
Safe at Home: Criterion editor Gabby Petruzzello reflects on life during quarantine 
Gabby Petruzzello, Criterion Editor • April 30, 2020

“Lean into joy and seek social connection, as it is scientifically proven to make you happier.”  This time of quarantine has been a test of my resilience and my belief...

Safe at Home: Criterion staff writer Lindsay Barwick reflects on life during quarantine
Safe at Home: Criterion staff writer Lindsay Barwick reflects on life during quarantine
Lindsay Barwick, Criterion Reporter • April 28, 2020

“Even though this is a terrible situation, it has made me appreciate the people in my life who support me.” The COVID-19 Shelter in Place Order has affected me more...

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January 16, 2020
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Enrollment at Arise Causes Frustration
Enrollment at Arise Causes Frustration
Carter Mccombs and Tanner Mayer, Reporter • October 19, 2020

As more and more schools pivot into online learning, many students have chosen a hybrid schooling option--or completely online schooling--offered by Arise Virtual Academy. However, with enrollment into these programs has come...

Craig seniors forge ahead to face the future
David Holmquist, Criterion Adviser • June 5, 2020

Every year, the Criterion surveys graduating seniors to find out their next steps. From college to the military to work, the 48 respondents share plans as varied and unique as they are. The survey was sent during the last...

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2019-2020 Sporting Events...A look back in time
2019-2020 Sporting Events...A look back in time
Gabby Petruzzello April 15, 2020

The Criterion will be posting photo galleries from sporting events throughout the year that we did not have time to upload and look through all of the pictures. Hope you enjoy! -Gabby Petruzzello

Fury beats University School 1-0 in Sectional Semi-Final
Fury beats University School 1-0 in Sectional Semi-Final
Gabby Petruzzello March 4, 2020

On February 25, the women's Fury Hockey Team beats University School 1-0 in the Sectional Semi-final to go on to the Sectional Final against Fond du Lac (which they won!)

Hannah Dunlavy Signs Letter of Intent
Hannah Dunlavy Signs Letter of Intent
Jay Smith March 2, 2020

On Monday, December 9th, Craig senior Hannah Dunlavy signed a National Letter of Intent to play collegiate soccer for Division II Winona State University in Winona, Minn. The signing was held after...

The Cougars pose with the regional championship plaque after defeating Sun Prairie 40-37 on Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. They advance to the sectional and will play #1 ranked Middleton on Thursday, March 5, at Beloit Memorial.
Cougar Girls Hoops: Regional Champions!
David Holmquist, Criterion Adviser • February 29, 2020

Cassie Goswick and Hannah Dunlavy have never won a regional championship in their four years as members of the Craig girls varsity team.  They finally achieved it their senior year, and Craig is going...

Cougar Comic 4
Cougar Comic 4
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • October 12, 2020

Cougar Comic 3
Cougar Comic 3
Molly Schroeder September 24, 2020

Cougar Comics 2
Cougar Comics 2
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • September 18, 2020

The Student News Site of Joseph A. Craig High School
The Student News Site of Joseph A. Craig High School