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Everything listed under: Scecina Memorial High School

  • 'This is the community to which we want our children to belong'

    (Para español, haz clic aquí)

    Jaime Sanchez is the father of Scecina sophomore Juan Sanchez. Mr. Sanchez gave the following testimonial during the Scecina Open House in October 2018: 

    My name is Jaime Sanchez, and I am the father of a student, Juan, who is studying his second year at Scecina. When he was in the seventh grade, he started learning about high schools. After visiting several other high schools during his eighth-grade year, he told me that he had decided on Scecina.... Read More

  • Senior spends two days exploring Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications 

    It was Alexandra Marshall’s first trip to the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) in Chicago. It wasn’t just your average touristy trip to a museum. It was more like the 2006 movie “A Night at the Museum,” with behind-the-scenes tours and one-on-one conversations with the people who work there. 

    This experience is a yearly opportunity available exclusively to Scecina’s seniors and juniors, thanks to James Drury, a 1960 Scecina graduate who is on the museum’s board of directors. ... Read More

  • Scecina freshmen visit Purdue Youth Institute, dig into challenge of feeding the world's hungry people

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications

    Many of us think about food a lot. We might think about food dozens of times a day. That’s 7 billion people thinking about food.

    Sadly, 40% of all food goes to waste. Most hungry people live in developing countries, where 12.9 percent of the population is undernourished. 

    Four Scecina freshmen explored these issues as they took part in the World Food Prize Youth Institute at Purdue University this spring. ... Read More