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BREAKING NEWS: Craig online starting Nov. 17
David Holmquist, Criterion Adviser • November 13, 2020

Craig High School has pivoted to online instruction for the second time in the 2020-21 school year. The news was first announced on Friday, Nov. 13. "We have been tracking the number of students...

Two-way traffic: Yellow dividing segments direct hallway traffic during passing times.
The Secondary Virus
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • November 6, 2020

Stop in your tracks! A storm is upon us, one in the form of a virus. News of the Corona Virus has spread to the edges of the earth. However, this is not the virus I am talking...

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...

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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 Comics 6.5 Thanksgiving!
Cougar Comics 6.5 Thanksgiving!
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • November 26, 2020

Cougar Comics 6
Cougar Comics 6
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • November 19, 2020

Cougar Comics 5
Cougar Comics 5
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • October 27, 2020

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