Catholic high school grads excel in service and academics

June 14, 2023

Pictured above:  Valedictorian Iris Patel and salutatorian Lexi Kuligowski, Nouvel Catholic Central High School; salutatorian Sam Powell, Sacred Heart Academy; salutatorian Lauren Potvin and valedictorian Ryan McDonell, All Saints Catholic Middle and High School. Not pictured:  valedictorian Hilary Kohtz, Sacred Heart Academy.

The Class of 2023 for the Diocese of Saginaw's three Catholic high schools demonstrates our schools' mission to be "Centered in Christ, Committed to Excellence." 

Community Update, Summer 2023

June 14, 2023

To our Catholic School community:

The close of the 2022-23 school year represents the end of the first year of the Our Catholic Schools: Centered in Christ, Committed to Excellence initiative.

It has been a busy year. We are pleased to provide an update on our progress thus far as well as to highlight some of the great things happening in our schools.

“Salmon in the Classroom” inaugural year at Sacred Heart Academy goes swimmingly 

May 31, 2023

Danielle McGrew Tenbusch 
Diocese of Saginaw Office of Catholic Schools 

Jill Albaugh had a wish. More specifically, she had several “wish list” items. To her surprise, generous Sacred Heart Academy alumni stepped in immediately to grant her wish— and more.  

“I always wanted to hatch the salmon and have them in the classroom and the cost was ... very high,” said Albaugh, who has taught science for 27 years at both public and Catholic schools.  

Nouvel Catholic Central High School alum writes, directs play to be performed locally

February 17, 2023

Photo:  Playwright and guest director Jose Perez IV directs a scene of "Very Berry Dead," which will premiere at Saginaw Valley State University.  |. Michael Randolph, SVSU

Story courtesy of Saginaw Valley State University

Jose Perez IV, the author and director of Saginaw Valley State University’s next theatre performance, “Very Berry Dead,” is no stranger to the Great Lakes Bay Region. The multifaceted talent grew up in Saginaw, graduating from Nouvel Catholic Central before completing bachelor’s and master’s degrees in drama.