SMCS Alumni Newsletter

April 2021 News

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Alumni Updates

Mary (Porter) Tretinyak ('12) and her husband, Sam, welcomed their daughter, Adela "Della" Benedicta Tretinyak, on March 26.


Della joins her older brother, Augustine. Congratulations to the Tretinyak family, and welcome to the SMCS family, Della!

Alumni Share Your News/Contact Information

Please share life updates, career advancements, professional honors, and other news with us.


If you know of a classmate or family member that is alum but is not getting the newsletter, please have them send in their contact information.

Alumni Nomination Form

Do you know an SMCS alum that deserves recognition? Fill out the SMCHS Awards nomination form to recognize and celebrate them!

Events on the SMCS Alumni Calendar

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Zephyrfest Silent Auction Preview is Live!

Greater Zephyrs Open Looking for Volunteers

If you are interested in volunteering at the Greater Zephyrs Open on July 16, contact Brett Baehman at bbaehman@smcatholicschools.org.

Spirit Stop

Limited spring sports apparel is still available on the SMCS Spirit Stop website. While looking at the spring apparel, check out the last chance sale items and other Zephyr Apparel!

Engineers Wanted For Job Shadow Opportunity

A current SMCS student is looking for a job shadow opportunity in the engineering field, specifically mechanical engineering. If you are interested or have a connection for this student, please contact Brett Baehman at bbaehman@smcatholicschools.org.

Eucharistic Adoration

Eucharistic Adoration will take place at SMCHS two more times during the 2020-21 school year. The remaining dates and special intentions for those dates are:


April 16: Those who said "Yes" to the call to serve:

  • Fr. Matt Rappl ('09)

  • Fr. Ryan Krueger ('02)
  • Fr. John Christmann SSS ('93)
  • Fr. Dan Griffith ('89)
  • Fr. Bill Swichtenberg ('73)
  • Rev. Thomas Mayefske ('54)
  • Missionary with the Society of our Lady of the Holy Trinity in Belize: Maria Schmitz ('09)


May 7: SMCHS Seniors

I'M INspired 2020-2021 Annual Appeal

We humbly ask that you consider making a gift to our annual appeal. Everything that is raised through this appeal impacts our current students, teachers and staff. You can make a difference!

Connect With Fellow SMCS Alumni

Whether you are looking for updates, upcoming events or trying to engage with other alumni, make sure you are a member of our SMCS Alumni Facebook group.
Looking for a new intern or employee? What better way to start that search than reaching out to past Zephyrs in the SMCS Alumni LinkedIn group.