Alumni

The CCHS Alumni Association was established in 1992. All graduates and former students are members of the Central Catholic High School Alumni Association. The Alumni Office works to facilitate the participation of alumni in the life of the school and to foster lifelong friendships among alumni.

The Alumni office hours are 8:30am to 11:30am. Please send us your address updates and life updates. You may email your updates to Susan Garke sgarke@cchsca.org or call (209) 524-6821.

Alumni Office

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  • Mrs. Susan Garke 

    Alumni Director, Library Aide
    (209) 524-6821

Upcoming Events

Career Day
Each spring, Central Catholic High School hosts Career Day. On this day, a number of our alumni, parents and friends of the community return to campus to provide insight into the variety of professions and diverse career paths available to students today. Olympian and CCHS graduate Kendall Wesenberg of the Class of 2008, was the keynote speaker.

Our alumni represented a wide array of careers, such as: Chuck Covolo ’79 (Civil Engineering), Kalani Souza ’98 (Police Work), Don Breshears ’82 (Technical Production), Marilyn Dompe ’72 (Marketing), Dr. Kjiersten Fagnan ’97 (Informatics), Joey Heck ’13 (Music), Stephanie-Louise Jamieson ’00 (Public Law), Marianne Lipanovich ’73 (Writing), Kristiana Moore ’03 (Homeland Security & Justice Analyst), Annmarie J. Polis Relstab ’77 (Health Care), Anthony Varni ’01 (School Administration), Katie Cosner ’01 (Health Care), Samantha Abbate ’12 (Agriculture), and Dr. Matthew Zahr ’07 (Computational Engineering).

We are able to host important days like this because of the generosity of our alumni, friends and parents. A special thank you to our donors: Classic Wine Vinegar, Inc. (Walter Nicolau, Jr. ’70), Starbucks, Subway, CCHS PTG, Traina Foods (William Traina ’82), the Govea Family ( Antoinette Relva Govea ’85), the Alegre Family, the Grimes Family, the Antillon- Silva Family, Cambra Farms, and Rizo Lopez Foods Inc.


Raider Family Trap Shoot 2018
The 19th Annual Raider Family Trap Shoot is scheduled for Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Escalon Sportsmen’s Club. For more information please contact Gary Garke at (209) 996-4681.

The 2017 winning team consisted of Bobby Machado, ’19, Severino Rossini,’19, Jim Pecchenino,’72, Gary Garke,’72, and Matt Camboia. A special thank you to Alumni Board members, Helen Quaresma,’77, and Tim Harrity,’72, for all of their help in making this event a great success!

Senior Ethics Day

Senior Ethics Day took place on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at Del Rio Golf and Country Club. Every year this special event provides a unique opportunity for our Central Catholic students to experience a day of roundtable discussions on ethical decision making facilitated by our alumni, parents, and community leaders. Dr. Robert A. Forester was the keynote speaker, alumni who participated were Ameet Birring, ‘04, Col. Jerry Brunn,’75, Chuck Covolo,’79, Brian Wright,’03 and Mike West,’88 .

Reunions

The Class of 1978
The Class of 1978 will be celebrating their 40th reunion on Saturday, August 4, 2018. The reunion will be held at the Byrd Party Barn, 1954 Dakota Avenue, Modesto. For more information, contact Joan Orth at (209) 603-7465 or joanorth@att.net.

The Class of 1987 and 1988
The Classes of 1987 & 1988 are scheduled to have their reunion on Saturday, July 21, 2018. The reunion will be held at Del Rio Golf and Country Club, 801 Stewart Rd, Modesto. For more information, contact Denise Argain dargain8@gmail.com, Amy Gallo galloamy67@gmail.com or Kristin Mauer kristinmauer@comcast.net.

The Class of 1998
The Class of 1998 reunion is in the planning stages for their 20th reunion. For more information, contact Katie MacDonald Schendel katherine_macdonald@yahoo.com or on her Facebook page.

The Class of 1999
The Class of 1999 is in the planning stages for their reunion. For more information, contact Brandon Schut at brandonschut@gmail.com.

The Class of 2003
The Class of 2003 reunion is in the planning stages for their 15th reunion. For more information, contact Christina Stokman Postma cstokman@gmail.com.

2017-2018 Alumni Board Meetings

Saturday, October 7, 2017 9 am  to 12:00 pm
 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 – 7:00 pm
 
Wednesday,  March 7, 2018- 7 pm
 
Wednesday, April 11, 2018- 7 pm