Greensburg Central Catholic High School

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Greensburg Central Catholic High School (GCC) is a Roman Catholic high school located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States.wikipedia
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Greensburg, Pennsylvania

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Greensburg Central Catholic High School (GCC) is a Roman Catholic high school located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States.
Greensburg is home to Greensburg Central Catholic High School and Aquinas Academy ( www.aquinasacademy.org), both private Catholic schools.

Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg

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It falls within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg.

Hugh L. Lamb

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Bishop Hugh L. Lamb dedicated the building November 29, 1959, before an audience of 2,000 which included Governor David L. Lawrence as the featured speaker.
Eight new schools, including Greensburg Central Catholic High School, were created and 10 new parishes were established.

Joe Kenda

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He graduated from Greensburg Central Catholic High School in 1964.

Catholic Church

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Greensburg Central Catholic High School (GCC) is a Roman Catholic high school located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States. At the time of Greensburg Central Catholic’s founding, six Roman Catholic religious institutes provided most of the faculty.

Secondary school

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Greensburg Central Catholic High School (GCC) is a Roman Catholic high school located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States.

Ligonier, Pennsylvania

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The first class of freshmen entered in September 1959, including students from as far east as Ligonier and as far west as Trafford.

Trafford, Pennsylvania

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The first class of freshmen entered in September 1959, including students from as far east as Ligonier and as far west as Trafford.

David L. Lawrence

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Bishop Hugh L. Lamb dedicated the building November 29, 1959, before an audience of 2,000 which included Governor David L. Lawrence as the featured speaker.

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

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In fact, according to the Greensburg Tribune-Review:

Pittsburgh

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:The former Pittsburgh mayor (Governor Lawrence) not only had to abandon his automobile on a steep grade near the school but was forced to give his address in near darkness and without the use of a public address system.

Religious institute

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At the time of Greensburg Central Catholic’s founding, six Roman Catholic religious institutes provided most of the faculty.

Sisters of Charity

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The Sisters of St. Benedict were responsible for teaching languages; the Sisters of Charity, science and music; the Felician Sisters, mathematics; the Sisters of Mercy, English; the Sisters of St. Joseph, social studies; and the Vincentian Sisters of Charity, business.

Felician Sisters

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The Sisters of St. Benedict were responsible for teaching languages; the Sisters of Charity, science and music; the Felician Sisters, mathematics; the Sisters of Mercy, English; the Sisters of St. Joseph, social studies; and the Vincentian Sisters of Charity, business.

Sisters of Mercy

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The Sisters of St. Benedict were responsible for teaching languages; the Sisters of Charity, science and music; the Felician Sisters, mathematics; the Sisters of Mercy, English; the Sisters of St. Joseph, social studies; and the Vincentian Sisters of Charity, business.

Sisters of St. Joseph

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The Sisters of St. Benedict were responsible for teaching languages; the Sisters of Charity, science and music; the Felician Sisters, mathematics; the Sisters of Mercy, English; the Sisters of St. Joseph, social studies; and the Vincentian Sisters of Charity, business.

Vincentian Sisters of Charity

VincentianVincentian SistersVincentians
The Sisters of St. Benedict were responsible for teaching languages; the Sisters of Charity, science and music; the Felician Sisters, mathematics; the Sisters of Mercy, English; the Sisters of St. Joseph, social studies; and the Vincentian Sisters of Charity, business.

Mass (liturgy)

MassMassesHoly Mass
The first Mass was offered in this chapel on August 31, 1963.

Advanced Placement

APAdvanced Placement ProgramAdvanced Placement (AP)
It currently offers a diverse curriculum including Advanced Placement and college credit courses as well as business and general study courses.

Middle school

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2011 saw the introduction of a new Junior High program.

Charleroi, Pennsylvania

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Today there are students who, drawn by the school's well known academic and athletic programs, come from as far west as Charleroi.