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  • Another 'A' for Scecina Memorial High School

    Scecina Memorial High School again has earned a grade of “A” in the Indiana Department of Education’s school accountability system. The state announced the grades today.

    Scecina’s “A” rating for the 2017-18 school year was based on three criteria ... Read More

  • Scecina junior enjoys challenge of Advanced Placement courses

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications 

    Ingrid Ruiz is an AP machine. 

    The Scecina junior is taking four AP (Advanced Placement) courses this year, including two with teacher Jeff Getty

    “The Scecina counselors recommended that I take the AP classes, and I really didn’t know much about it,” said Ingrid, an honors student who went to St. Philip Neri Catholic School. 

    “At first I thought they were just like my regular classes, but then with the exams and all the homework, I thought, yeah, this is definitely an AP class. Now I know this was a good decision.” ... Read More

  • Scecina's madrinas and padrinos reach out to Latino families

    A group of parents are at work at Scecina helping to recruit and retain Hispanic families. These “madrinas” and “padrinos” are Spanish-speaking parents of current students who will reach out to similar families. 

    “Madrinas” is Spanish for “godmothers.” Scecina’s group also includes some men who are “padrinos,” or “godfathers.” 

    The program is based on the “Madrinas Model” from the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education.... Read More