Grand Island Catholic School

Central Catholic Alumni
Growing Giving Hearts, One Person, One Gift at a Time

No matter where life takes you, we are always happy to welcome you home at Central Catholic. Founded over 55 years ago, we are now enrolling the children and grandchildren of alumni! These second and third generation alumni further strengthen our ties to the community. We are thankful to the wonderful alumni who have played a part in helping us build a strong, positive reputation in our community for building quality individuals.


    reunion registrationReminisce over shared and cherished memories, and renew friendships by participating in class reunions. Contact the foundation office at 308.382.5499, so you can be sure to receive notification of upcoming events. We look forward to welcoming you home!

    2017 All School Reunion
    Saturday, July 29 will be the next all-school reunion at GICC! Print and return your reunion registration form to join the fun!

    50th Class Reunion (1967)
    It’s official! We’re on for Friday, July 28, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. at the Chicken Coop Sports Bar (corner of 3rd and Sycamore)! Cost is $20 per person, and payment is due by July 10, 2017. Rooms are reserved at the Fairfield Inn & Suites (805 Allen Dr., Grand Island, NE 68803) on July 27, 28, and 29. Call (308) 381.8980 and ask for the Central Catholic Class of 67 Room Block by Tuesday, June 27 for the special $129 rate. We’ll meet Jayne Mayne at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 29 in the hotel lobby for hiking and lunch. For more information, or to ask any questions, please contact Mary Recker Rohs via e-mail or by phone at (513) 659.1869. Your payment of $20 per person must be sent by July 10, 2017. Make checks to Mary Rohs, and send payment to: Mary Recker Rohs, 310 Chenora Court, Cincinnati, OH 45215.

    40th Class Reunion (1972)
    The Class of ’72 will host their 45th class reunion celebration on Saturday and Sunday, August 4 and 5, 2017. Details are on the class Facebook page: Grand Island Central Catholic Class of 1972. Contact Deb (Dingwerth) Pieper via e-mail or phone at (308) 379.1294, or contact Karen Nabity-Olson via e-mail or phone at (308) 379.7753.

    25th Class Reunion (1992)
    GICC’s class of 1992 will host their 25th class reunion on Friday, August 4 and Saturday, August 5, 2017, in Grand Island. Additional details will appear on the class Facebook page: Grand Island Central Catholic HS Class of 1992. If you have questions, please contact Tim Steele via e-mail, or contact Christi (Stava) Rein via e-mail.

    Hall of Fame Nominations

    Do you know of a Central Catholic or Saint Mary’s high school graduate who has made a significant contribution to society? If so, we invite you to nominate them for the Grand Island Central Catholic Hall of Fame by completing and submitting the form found at the side of this page.

    We respectfully request that you adhere to our guidelines when submitting nominations. The nominee(s) should satisfy one or more of the following criteria:

    • A graduate or an associate member of Saint Mary’s High School or Central Catholic High School
    • A former or present member of the working staff of Saint Mary’s High School or Central Catholic High School
    • Anyone associated with the parochial schools of Grand Island who has shown a direct interest in the present and future of parochial education

    Nominees are selected for the hall of fame by a confirming vote of the alumni committee and then approved by both the Central Catholic Board of Education and Central Catholic Foundation Board. We will recognize alumni inducted into the hall of fame with a photograph and biographical sketch.

    Please complete the Hall of Fame nomination form, and submit it to a member of the Central Catholic staff, the school, or a foundation board member.