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6 Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists

Detroit Catholic Central is proud to celebrate six seniors named National Merit Semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). These young men have been recognized by the College Board for scoring in the top 1% nationally on the PSAT. 

David Creen, Aiden Faunt, Carson Kerr, Andrew Kil, Aidan Kinsella, and Nicholas Ventura will compete against approximately 16,000 other semifinalists across the country for 7,250 National Merit Scholarships worth nearly $30 million. Learn more about our semifinalists, including hometown, campus involvement, and reflections on their time at Catholic Central.

NMSC, a not-for-profit organization that operates without government assistance, was established in 1955 to honor the nation's scholastic champions and encourage the pursuit of excellence in academics. 

This year, Catholic Central recognizes 23 total scholars across National Merit Semifinalists, National Merit Commended Students, National Achievement Scholars (Black American Scholars), and National Hispanic Recognition Program Students.

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1,000 Shamrocks Volunteer on CC's Annual Day of Service

More than 1,000 students, faculty, and staff of Detroit Catholic Central High School participated in an annual day of service across Southeast Michigan Wednesday, with 37 groups serving in Detroit and surrounding areas ahead of Thanksgiving.

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Faith Formation Program Aimed at Teens Gains Popularity at Catholic Central

A Detroit Catholic Central student group that allows students to formally join the Catholic Church continues to gain popularity. This year, ten members have joined the school’s Order of Christian Initiation for Teens (OCIT) program. It is modelled after the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) and prepares students for the sacraments of baptism, confirmation, and the eucharist.

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Mr. Rudy Seichter '59 Speaks to Business & Marketing Students

Mr. Rudy Seichter '59 spoke with business and marketing students Wednesday, sharing tips and life lessons learned after a successful career in the business world. Seichter primarily spoke on his time managing the sales department for a computer company in a pre-personal computer era. 

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Alumni Share Experiences in Military, Engineering

Alumni guest speakers Private 1st Class Maxwell Bartol ‘18 and Walbridge Group Vice President Mr. John Linenberg '89, PE, LEED AP BD+C met with students interested in the Army and engineering, respectively.

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