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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 representatives attend Latino Enrollment Institute at Notre Dame

    National data suggest Latinos are both the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. Catholic Church and the most underserved by Catholic schools, according to the University of Notre Dame. At Scecina, Latino enrollment has increased to 30 percent of the total student population for 2018-19. How do we welcome these Latino students and their families? 

    To find some answers, three people from Scecina attended the seventh annual Latino Enrollment Institute conference at Notre Dame. Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) operates the Latino Enrollment Institute. ... Read More

  • Students explore healthcare career opportunities

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications      

    Some Scecina students considering a good job for the future are looking at the healthcare field up close. 

    They board a Scecina bus and within about 4 minutes arrive at a major hospital, Community Hospital East, where they work with health professionals. 

    They are the first students taking a new year-long class at Scecina, Health Occupations, which combines classroom instruction and real-life experience inside the health system. They spend nearly two class periods almost every day at the hospital. The students cannot touch patients, but they get experience in a real hospital setting, said teacher Sarah Smith.... Read More